Chicago bus: First bus carrying migrants from Texas-Mexico border arrives in Illinois, officials say

CNN — The State of Texas, which for several months has thousands of buses of newly arrived migrants at the US-Mexico border to New York and Washington, DC, has defined a new metropolitan area as destination: Chicago. Undocumented migrants on a charter bus from Texas arrived in Chicago on Wednesday evening, according to the office … Read more

A Texas school district removes and revises dozens of disputed books, including the Bible and an adaptation of Anne Frank

CNN — Officials at a school district near Fort Worth, Texas, have ordered school staff and librarians to temporarily remove books that have been challenged through the district’s official complaint process over the past school year, including the Bible and an illustrated adaptation of Anne Frank’s diary. The Keller Independent School District Board of Trustees … Read more

Los Angeles County coroner rules Anne Heche’s death an accident

CNN — The cause of death of the actress Anne Heche was ruled an accident on Wednesday by the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Department. Heche’s car crashed into a Los Angeles home and caught fire on August 5. After the accident, Heche suffered a “severe anoxic brain injury,” depriving his brain of oxygen, among … Read more

Kobe Bryant crash photo trial: Footage shared among dozens of LA County employees, attorney says in opening statements

CNN — After the fatal helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryanthis daughter Gianna and seven others, disturbing images taken at the scene were shared among more than two dozen Los Angeles County employees, an attorney for the NBA legend’s wife Vanessa said in a statement on Wednesday. his lawsuit against the county over the photos. … Read more

Four Muslim men were killed in Albuquerque. Here’s what we know about them

CNN — After ambush-style shootings of three Muslim men and the recent murder of a fourth in Albuquerque, New Mexico, the city’s Muslim community is nervous and fearful. A beloved city worker who yearned for a political future and a proud new American citizen are among the victims of a string of shootings, police say … Read more

At least 68 migrants arrived in New York on buses sent by Texas Governor Abbott over the weekend

CNN — New York Mayor Eric Adams claimed some migrants were ‘forced’ onto buses from Texas, as another 14 asylum seekers arrived in the city on Sunday in another bus sent by the governor of Texas, Greg Abbott. Fifty-four asylum seekers arrived in New York on Friday on a bus from Texas, according to the … Read more

Kyrsten Sinema says she’ll ‘move forward’ on economic bill, putting Biden’s agenda close to Senate approval

Washington CNN — Senator Kyrsten Sinema offered critical support Thursday night for President Joe Biden’s National Agenda after party leaders agreed to change new tax proposals at her request, indicating she would ‘move forward’ on the Democrats’ sweeping economic package that has been the product of intensive negotiations for more than a year . Sinema’s … Read more