Aaron Judge Hits 60th Homer, Within One of Maris’ AL Record
Aaron Judge Hits 60th Homer, Within One of Maris’ AL Record

NEW YORK—Aaron Judge hit his 60th home run Tuesday night, matching Babe Ruth and moving within one of Roger Maris’ American League season record.

Angelina Jolie Makes Surprise Visit to Flood-Hit Pakistan
Angelina Jolie Makes Surprise Visit to Flood-Hit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD—Hollywood actress and U.N. humanitarian Angelina Jolie made a surprise visit to one of the worst flood-hit areas in southern Pakistan on Tuesday, officials said, as the death toll from months-long deluges rose to 1,559.

Helicopter Crashes En Route to Turkish Wildfire; 2 Killed
Helicopter Crashes En Route to Turkish Wildfire; 2 Killed

ISTANBUL — A firefighting helicopter crashed Wednesday as it headed to the Turkish port of Marmaris to combat a wildfire, killing two Russian crew members, Turkey’s minister of agriculture and forestry said.

24 Attorneys General Demand Credit Card Companies Drop Plans to Track Gun Sales
24 Attorneys General Demand Credit Card Companies Drop Plans to Track Gun Sales

Two dozen Republican attorneys general have sent a letter to Visa, Mastercard, and American Express demanding the credit card companies abandon plans to track gun sales in the United States through firearm-specific transaction codes.

Biden Admin Shares State-by-State Analysis of Student Debt Relief Plan
Biden Admin Shares State-by-State Analysis of Student Debt Relief Plan

The Biden administration on Tuesday released a state-by-state estimate of how its student debt relief plan will impact borrowers in the 50 U.S. states, Washington, D.C., and Puerto Rico.

Jan. 6 Committee to Hold Final Hearing On Sept. 28
Jan. 6 Committee to Hold Final Hearing On Sept. 28

The U.S. House of Representative committee which is investigating the Jan. 6, 2021, breach of the Capitol, will be holding its next hearing on the matter on Sept. 28, according to the chairman of the panel.

2 Claim $1.337 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot; 3rd-Largest in US History
2 Claim $1.337 Billion Mega Millions Jackpot; 3rd-Largest in US History

CHICAGO—Two people who wish to remain anonymous have claimed a $1.337 billion Mega Millions jackpot after a single ticket to the late July drawing was sold in a Chicago suburb, opting to take a lump sum payment of $780.5 million, lottery officials said Wednesday.