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Former Minneapolis police officers J. Alexander Kueng, Thomas Lane and Tou Thao (left to right) are set to go on trial in federal court charged with violating George Floyd's civil rights. AP hide caption

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Gov. Kevin Stitt issued an executive order on Tuesday that permits state employees to work as substitute teachers while retaining their regular jobs with no reduction in pay or benefits. Sue Ogrocki/AP hide caption

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What we know about what happened at the Texas synagogue

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A law enforcement vehicle sits in front of the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue on January 16, 2022 in Colleyville, Texas. All four people who were held hostage at the Congregation Beth Israel synagogue have been safely released after more than 10 hours of being held captive by a gunman Brandon Bell/Getty Images hide caption

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A snow plow clears Main St. on January 16, 2022 in Greenville, South Carolina. Snow, sleet and freezing rain are expected in the area for the remainder of the day. Sean Rayford/Getty Images hide caption

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A graphic shows how a child can get trapped in the small space between a residential elevator car door and the exterior landing door. U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission hide caption

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Firefighters gather in front of a Bronx apartment building on Monday a day after a fire swept through the complex, killing at least 17 people and injuring dozens of others, many of them seriously, in New York City. Spencer Platt/Getty Images hide caption

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Trucks cross the Vincent Thomas Bridge above a container ship at the Port of Los Angeles on Nov. 30, 2021. Transportation, particularly for moving freight to meet high demand for consumer products, saw the steepest increase in climate-warming emissions in 2021. Mario Tama/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. greenhouse gas emissions jumped in 2021, a threat to climate goals

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New York City Mayor Eric Adam speaks during a news conference near the scene of a fatal apartment building fire in the Bronx on Sunday in New York City. At least 19 people have died and dozens were injured. Ed Jones/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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