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Military plane crash: 4 Marines killed after aircraft crashes in Southern California desert

Military plane crash: 4 Marines killed after aircraft crashes in Southern California desert

A US Marine transport aircraft carrying five Marines went down Wednesday afternoon in a remote part of Southern California. A federal source tells CBS News four of the five were killed. There was no word on the fate of the fifth. The MV-22 Osprey, belonging to the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing, went down in a …

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UFC 273 -- Who's next for Khamzat Chimaev, Alexander Volkanovski and Aljamain Sterling?

UFC 273 — Who’s next for Khamzat Chimaev, Alexander Volkanovski and Aljamain Sterling?

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Khamzat Chimaev stole the show, as expected, at UFC 273 on Saturday night with an unanimous-decision win over Gilbert Burns in what Dana White called one of the greatest fights he’s ever seen. Featherweight champ Alexander Volkanovski put on a show of his own with a fourth-round stoppage of Chan Sung Jung. …

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Australian leader calls for national election next month

Australian leader calls for national election next month

Morrison made the announcement from the capital, Canberra, after he lodged his formal recommendation for the election date with Governor-General David Hurley, whose authorization is needed to dissolve Parliament and order a federal election. Stakes are high for Morrison’s center-right Liberal National coalition government as they go up against the opposition Labor Party. The government …

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Chris Rock jokes 'I got my hearing back' after Will Smith banned from Oscars for slap

Chris Rock jokes ‘I got my hearing back’ after Will Smith banned from Oscars for slap

Chris Rock reportedly addressed the incident with Will Smith at the 2022 Academy Awards during a stand-up set on Friday (8 April) night. Earlier that day, the Academy announced it would be banning Smith from attending all Academy events for ten years. During the televised ceremony, Smith slapped Rock on stage and swore at him …

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UFC 273 results, highlights: Khamzat Chimaev outpoints Gilbert Burns in thrilling brawl

UFC 273 results, highlights: Khamzat Chimaev outpoints Gilbert Burns in thrilling brawl

Unbeaten phenomenon Khamzat Chimaev passed the biggest test of his young career on Saturday at UFC 273 after battle-tested veteran Gilbert Burns pushed him just short of the end of his physical limits. In a surefire fight of the year candidate and one of the greatest action fights in UFC history, Chiamev improved to 11-0 …

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Alexander Volkanovski dominates Korean Zombie

Alexander Volkanovski dominates Korean Zombie

UFC 273 live blog UFC 273 main card full results Featherweight: Alexander Volkanovski (c) def. Chan Sung Jung by TKO at 0:45 of R4 Bantamweight: Aljamain Sterling (c) def. Petr Yan by split decision (48-47, 47-48, 48-47) Welterweight: Khamzat Chimaev def. Gilbert Burns by unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 29-28) Strawweight: Mackenzie Dern def. Tecia Torres …

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UFC 273 Tweets: Fighters react to bloody Khamzat Chimaev vs.  Gilbert Burns slugfest

UFC 273 Tweets: Fighters react to bloody Khamzat Chimaev vs. Gilbert Burns slugfest

Khamzat Chimaev was tested – and then some – in a bloody slugfest with Gilbert Burns in the “people’s main event” of UFC 273. But after three brutal rounds, he remained undefeated. The crowd at Vystar Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, Fla.,. cheered both fighters on as momentum swung between the welterweight warriors, but they …

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Maryland lawmakers overturned Gov.  Larry Hogan's vetoes on abortion, paid family leave

Maryland lawmakers overturned Gov. Larry Hogan’s vetoes on abortion, paid family leave

Maryland enacted the most sweeping change to its abortion laws in three decades on Saturday, as Democratic state lawmakers overrode Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s veto. The new law puts Maryland at the vanguard of rights nationwide, expanding access and requiring most insurance policies to cover the entire cost of the procedure. The state is among …

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Boris Johnson pledges new military assistance for Ukraine after UK PM's surprise visit to Kyiv

Boris Johnson pledges new military assistance for Ukraine after UK PM’s surprise visit to Kyiv

Johnson and Austria’s Chancellor Karl Nehammer made separate visits to Zelensky on Saturday, the latest in a string of leaders to travel to the country during the ongoing Russian invasion. A photograph tweeted by Ukraine’s Embassy to the UK showed Johnson seated opposite Zelensky at a table in a pink and green stuccoed room. The …

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