2024 Republican candidate at a Trump speech

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After finishing fourth at the Iowa caucuses, which 2024 Republican candidate suspended their campaign?

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The second trial between former President Donald Trump and writer E. Jean Carroll began yesterday. What is this trial's main focus?

The second trial between Donald Trump and E. Jean Carroll centers on determining the amount of damages Trump must pay Carroll for defamatory comments he made in 2019. Trump was already found liable for sexual abuse and defamation.

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Which two airlines were recently denied a proposed merger by a federal judge due to concerns of reduced competition?

The federal judge's ruling against the proposed merger between JetBlue Airways and Spirit Airlines was based on concerns about reduced competition in the airline industry. The Department of Justice contended that the merger could harm travelers by eliminating smaller, low-cost airlines like Spirit, which help to reduce fares.

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Who joined the EGOT club after winning the Emmy for "outstanding variety special" for his livestreamed concert at Dodgers Stadium?

Elton John became the 19th member of the EGOT club, a rare achievement in the entertainment industry. The EGOT club includes individuals who have won all four major entertainment awards: an Emmy, a Grammy, an Oscar, and a Tony. Elton John has previously won five Grammys, a Tony Award, and two Oscars.

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What recent event has further complicated the already tense situation in the Middle East, straining relations between Baghdad and Tehran?

The strike killed four civilians, and has been condemned by the United States, France, and Britain. Iran claims the strike was in retaliation for a suicide bombing that killed 84 people at a memorial procession for an Iranian military leader. The attack complicates Iraq's efforts to end the presence of U.S. troops on its territory and may strain negotiations between Iraq and the Kurds.