NTD News Today Full Broadcast (July 5)

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The Wisconsin Supreme Court issued a ruling on Friday to reinstate the use of unstaffed drop boxes ahead of the 2024 election. The 4–3 decision reverses Wisconsin’s prohibition of unmanned drop boxes that took effect in 2022.

An unusually long heat wave is intensifying along the West Coast, with no relief expected until the middle of next week. California, Oregon, Washington state, Nevada, and Arizona are bracing for sweltering temperatures well into the 100s and 110s.

Keir Starmer has been sworn in as UK Prime Minister after the Labour Party won a landslide victory in the general election. Outgoing Prime Minister Rishi Sunak pledged to resign as Conservative Party leader.

Topics in this episode include:

  1. Wisconsin Supreme Court Allows Ballot Drop Boxes
  2. California Gov. Newsom Strongly Defends Biden
  3. Fireworks Dazzle Americans Celebrating Independence Day
  4. Truck Ploughs Into NYC July 4 Crowd: 3 Dead, 8 Injured
  5. Key Lime Pie Eating Contest Draws Crowds in Key West
  6. Several People Recovering From Texas Shark Attacks
  7. Pro-Palestinian Demonstrators Arrested in NYC, Philadelphia
  8. 100 New US Citizens Sworn In at Mount Vernon
  9. Western States Brace for Intensifying Heat Wave
  10. Damage From Hurricane Beryl Surveyed in Caribbean
  11. California High Schoolers to Learn Fentanyl Dangers
  12. Boeing Deadline on DOJ Plea Deal Approaching
  13. Alaska Airlines Flight Attendants Reach New Deal
  14. Jeff Bezos to Sell 25 Million Amazon Shares
  15. Mysterious Green Liquid Covers Airport Floors
  16. Dog Turns On Stove, Sets House on Fire
  17. NASA Telescope Captures Fireworks Around Forming Star
  18. Labour Landslide in UK Election
  19. UK’s Sunak and Starmer Address Public as Government Changes
  20. Downing Street Cat Unfazed by UK’s Political Shift
  21. German Chancellor Congratulates UK’s Starmer on Victory
  22. Orban in Russia, Meets With Putin About Ukraine Peace
  23. EU Leaders Condemn Orban’s Russia Trip, Putin Meeting
  24. France Polls: National Rally Party to Fall Short of Victory
  25. Italy: Etna and Stromboli Volcanoes Erupt, Airport Closed
  26. Iran Holds Runoff Presidential Election
  27. Biden, Netanyahu Discuss Possible Gaza Cease-Fire Deal
  28. Israel Conducts Operation in West Bank’s Jenin
  29. US Investigates Chinese Olympic Swimmers’ Doping Case
  30. Flooding Continues to Plague Southern China
  31. Tornado Hits Shandong Province in China
  32. Dissident Suppressed by Chinese Police in France
  33. Taiwan Reports More Chinese Military Activity
  34. Man Who Stabbed South Korean Presidential Candidate Sentenced
  35. Messi’s Argentina Beat Ecuador on Penalties to Advance Into Semifinals
  36. Wimbledon Update: Gauff, Alcaraz in 3rd Round Play
  37. Send-Off Ceremony for Japanese Olympic Team
  38. Horse Therapy Helps Patients Regain Motor Skills in Italy
  39. Bulgarian Archaeologists Discover Ancient Marble Statue