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Salman Rushdie off ventilator and able to talk

Mr Rushdie, 75, was attacked while speaking at an event in New York state and was in a critical condition. Mr Rushdie has faced years of death threats for his novel The Satanic Verses, which some Muslims see as blasphemous.

Supreme Court ruling expands US gun rights

The decision further cements the court’s record on gun rights, not only striking down New York state’s law but also endangering similar regulations in states like California, Massachusetts, New Jersey and Maryland.

New York’s Mayoral Primary Vote Count Voided After 135,000 Ballot Discrepancy

“Let me get this straight? You can be off by 135,000 votes in a New York City mayoral primary alone but if someone loses the White House by less than 45,000 across multiple states in a presidential election you can’t have any questions,” Trump Jr. wrote in a Twitter post. “Seems legit … if you live in China.”