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The euthanized whale syndrome
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The euthanized whale syndrome

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Charles

Gray whales continue to wash up dead and emaciated, but causes remain elusive. In many cases, there's no obvious culprit, but the culprit often turns out to be the ocean, and not the whale....

Walmart is responding to a public demand for the company to stop working
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Walmart is responding to a public demand for the company to stop working

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Charles

'Every Day Is Frightening': Working For Walmart Amid Covid-19 Panic In interviews with ABC News, Walmart executives who have dealt with mass layoffs, a supply shortage and shortages of medical equipment; who have been...

Why Peter Thiel Purchased the Maltese Passport
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Why Peter Thiel Purchased the Maltese Passport

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Charles

Goldberg: Why is Peter Thiel, a GOP megadonor, buying a Maltese passport? The Maltese passport is actually not an uncommon purchase for American tycoons who are seeking to move their wealth to the United...

Dalton is not guilty of interracial dating
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Dalton is not guilty of interracial dating

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Charles

Warnock, Walker get personal in Georgia's closing arguments Fulton County's chief state prosecutor made one of his trademark closing arguments Monday night, telling jurors Georgia's law against interracial dating is just a "thought exercise"...

Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro orders security forces to fire tear gas amid protests against his government
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Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro orders security forces to fire tear gas amid protests against his government

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Analysis: As Brazil cracks down on fake news, Bolsonaro's new move is straight out of Trump's playbook President Jair Bolsonaro, as shown in his office in the presidential palace in Brasilia, Brazil, Sunday, Oct....

The Florida Senate Races: What’s the Difference?
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The Florida Senate Races: What’s the Difference?

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Charles

Analysis: A non-American's guide to the 2022 US midterms The House races in Florida and Virginia feature a lot of high-powered candidates for president, but it's the two Senate contests that are playing out...

Afghanistan Women's Football Team
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Afghanistan Women’s Football Team

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How Afghanistan women's football teammade it to Australia How Afghanistan women's football teammade it to Australia How Afghanistan women's football teammade it to Australia Afghanistan women's football team (also known as Afghanistan national football...

The Kincade Fire is "overall contained"
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The Kincade Fire is “overall contained”

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Weekend storms could be a mixed blessing for crews battling California's largest wildfire. By Kevin Allen January 9, 2018 The last few days of 2019 have been busy, with hundreds of people working on...

The Ontario Daycare Crisis Is All About Affordability
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The Ontario Daycare Crisis Is All About Affordability

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Charles

How intense pressure from for-profit daycares has transformed Ontario’s rollout of $10-a-day child care — and sparked a political standoff. The crisis facing Ontario’s daycare sector — and a government showdown — is all...

Peter Obi, the country's economic magician, seeks to reverse the country's economic decline
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Peter Obi, the country’s economic magician, seeks to reverse the country’s economic decline

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Charles

Watch: Nigerian presidential candidate Peter Obi on his plans to transform Nigeria's economy Nigerian presidential candidate Peter Obi talks to the media at a campaign rally in Warri, Nigeria, April 3, 2019. Nigerian presidential...