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No guns for domestic abuse suspects, top US court rules -- The court showed there are limits to the right to bear arms as it upheld a gun ban for those under restraining orders. -- US & Canada

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Steve Bannon asks US Supreme Court to delay prison term -- The Supreme Court remains Bannon's last chance, after a federal appeals court denied a similar bid. -- US & Canada

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FBI names suspect in 1996 campsite murders of couple -- The young couple were found tied up with throats slashed, but there is no evidence it was a hate crime.

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TikTok confirms it offered US government a 'kill switch' -- The platform made the disclosure as part of its legal challenge against a law forcing its sale in the US.

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Justin Timberlake admits 'tough week' after arrest -- The singer was arrested for driving while intoxicated in New York on Tuesday. -- US & Canada

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Hawaii Five-0 star Taylor Wily dies aged 56 -- The actor had a recurring role as Kamekona Tupuola in the crime drama series. -- Culture

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Meet Wild Thang, voted world's ugliest dog -- The Pekingese took out the spot, relegating a one-eyed pug in a wheelchair to second place. -- US & Canada

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Elephant kills American tourist in Zambia -- This marks the second fatal elephant attack on a US tourist in the southern African country this year -- World

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Moment baby moose is rescued from Alaska lake -- A man and a police officer are seen pulling the animal to safety after it was trapped between a boat-plane and a dock. -- US & Canada

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East Coast residents fight to keep cool in heat wave -- Sizzling temperatures in North America have put millions of people in the US and Canada under heat alerts. -- US & Canada

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'Like an apocalypse': Fires threaten New Mexico village -- Thousands of residents of Ruidoso were ordered to evacuate immediately due to the raging blaze. -- US & Canada

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Watch: 'There goes the trampoline, goodbye' -- Thunderstorms thrashed parts of the US state of Michigan, ahead of an anticipated heatwave this week. -- US & Canada

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US schools sending students home for 'heat days' -- US schools that lack or have limited air conditioning are letting students out of class during heatwaves.

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Free air con? US cities look at new ways to prevent heat deaths -- Cooling centres and AC schemes are being used by cities to mitigate effects of extreme heat.

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Biden is walking immigration tightrope - but he's under fire no matter what -- A large portion of US voters see immigration as a primary concern ahead of the November election.

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Who will be Donald Trump's pick for vice-president? -- Donald Trump has clinched the Republican nomination. Up next: Choosing a running mate.

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Prison dance has 'profound' impact on dads and daughters -- A new documentary follows a group of inmates at a US prison - and the children they rarely get to see.

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Watch: Wild Thang is officially the world's ugliest dog -- The annual competition for the World's Ugliest Dog crowns an eight-year-old Pekingese as its winner. -- US & Canada

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US states want to ban phones in schools. It might be a challenge -- More schools are weighing smartphone bans as students struggle to socialise and face mental-health issues. -- US & Canada

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Judge Cannon, and the Trump trial going nowhere fast -- Critics argue the inexperienced Trump appointee Aileen Cannon has indulged the former president's delay tactics. -- US & Canada

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Escaped pet donkey found 'living best life' with elk -- A man hiking in the California wilderness has stumbled upon a pet donkey that has been missing for five years. -- US & Canada

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Who is Trump's new mega-donor, Timothy Mellon? -- The scion of one of America's wealthiest families is so far the Trump 2024 campaign's largest donor. -- US & Canada

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US airline suspends staff after black men kicked off flight -- American Airlines has vowed to "rebuild trust" following an incident in which black passengers were removed. -- US & Canada

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