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Black Gun Ownership Is Growing. Can It Make Black People Safer?

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Low interest rates are one reason that the housing market has taken off. They are far from the only one.

Madison Cawthorn admits he "erroneously" tried to bring gun onto plane

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Separate traffic accidents in Afghanistan leave 20 dead

A provincial official says separate traffic accidents in eastern Afghanistan left at least 20 people dead and 18 others injured

Body of Reuters Photographer Was Mutilated in Taliban Custody, Officials Say

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Body of Reuters Photographer Was Mutilated in Taliban Custody, Officials Say

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CDC Paid 'NFL Alumni' Assoc. $3.5 Mil To Promote Covid-19 Vaccine

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Why Artificial Intelligence Isn’t Intelligent

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Is a Four-Day Week the Future of Work?

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Get a complete picture of your cat's oral health with a $68 Basepaws test

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Watch a reporter's surprise when he sees a truck behind him has rolled into a lake

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Simone Biles Pulls Out of Olympic Vault and Uneven Bars Finals

The American gymnast has not made a decision about the floor and beam events

DOJ sues the Lone Star State and Gov. Abbott, challenging executive order on migrant transportation

The Justice Department has targeted the state of Texas and its Republican governor with a law suit challenging a recently issued executive order that pertains to the transportation of...

American Katie Ledecky wins Olympic gold in women's 800m freestyle

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Which Countries Require Travel Insurance?

The pandemic has prompted many countries to add travel insurance requirements for Covid-19-related expenses before you can gain entry

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The TikToker Who Created The Viral "Savage" Dance Now Holds The Copyright To The Moves

The dance blew up as millions of people, including Megan Thee Stallion herself, posted their version of it on social media last year.

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U.S. sues Texas to block state troopers from stopping migrants

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Biden Nominated Famous Trump Critic Khizr Khan To The Religious Freedom Commission

Khan, a Gold Star parent, gave a powerful speech in 2016 lambasting Trump’s disparaging comments about Muslim Americans.

DOJ sues Texas, Gov. Abbott over executive order restricting travel of migrants

The DOJ sued Texas and Gov. Greg Abbott to block a state order aimed at restricting the travel of undocumented migrants who could potentially transmit Covid.

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A Weekend Guide To Ventura, The Ideal Low-Key LA Escape

This underrated beach town in Southern California offers endless sunshine, surfing, and seafood.

Gerard Butler Is Suing Over Profits Allegedly Denied Him From The 2013 Action Film ‘Olympus Has Fallen’

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Yes, vaccinated people were infected within COVID, but that does’t mean vaccines don’t work.

Trump’s Tax Returns ‘Must’ Be Handed Over to Congress, DOJ Says

Unless a federal court blocks the DOJ’s legal finding, more than six years of Trump’s tax returns will be handed to House investigators

Bezos' Company Loses Challenge to NASA SpaceX Lunar Lander Contract

The Government Accountability Office said a $2.9 billion award to SpaceX to build the next lunar lander for astronauts would stand.

Scorched? This Site Lets You Buy Passes to Hotel Pools in Your City

ResortPass is like the friend with a pool that you had as a kid—if your friend had the same pool as a luxury resort in downtown Manhattan.

Realtor.com: Matt Lauer’s Waterfront Home in the Hamptons Resurfaces for $44M

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Guatemalan Communities Turn Out for Indigenous-Led Nationwide Shutdown

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Horizon Forbidden West' is reportedly delayed to 2022

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NewsWatch: CDC releases data that informed reconsideration of face masks, says delta variant of...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released data about the spread of the delta variant of COVID-19 that informed its decision earlier this week to recommend that even vaccinated...

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When Will Michael Che Face Consequences For Punching Down On Black Women?

SNL host, writer and comedian Michael Che is showing zero remorse for crude comments he made about gymnastics legend Simone Biles, after she withdrew from the Tokyo Olympics to take care of her...

Disney tells salaried and non-union employees they must be vaccinated by end of September

Disney is requiring all salaried and non-union hourly employees in the U.S. to be fully vaccinated against the coronavirus by the end of September.

How to Make It Out of the “Pain Cave,” with Paralympic Cyclist Oksana Masters

She’s competed in four sports, won eight medals, and has some lessons on overcoming mental and physical barriers for the rest of us.

How to Aerate Your Lawn (and Why You Should)

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House at Otowi Bridge in San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico

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The Best Plus-Size Maxi-Dresses To Sport All Summer Long

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Actually, This IS America

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Your Odds of Going Back to the Office Are Dropping by the Day

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The Cold War Used To Define Gymnastics. Not Anymore

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Electric School Buses Reduce Pollution, But New Infrastructure Deal Slashed Funding

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Does 'The Da Vinci Code' Writer Have A Secret?

Dan Brown has a lesser-known advice book. The trouble is, it seems impossible to buy.

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A Study Found That Moderate Drinking Benefits People With Heart Disease

A new study suggests that drinking alcohol in moderate amounts can benefit people with cardiovascular disease.

A Small Town in Ohio Is Home to the World's Only Cardboard Boat Museum

For nearly 30 years, New Richmond has hosted the International Cardboard Boat Regatta, a high-spirited race on the Ohio River

Justice Dept. moves to block Abbott order on immigrant transportation

The case was assigned to Judge Kathleen Cardone, an appointee of President George W. Bush.

Olympians Describe Their Biggest Heartbreaks At The Games

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Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale Is a Truth-Teller in a Time of Systemic Deceit and Lethal Secrecy

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Biden administration resumes fast-track deportation flights

The administration announced plans to resume the expedited removals on Monday, responding to building pressure on the White House to increase enforcement at the Southern border.

2020 Letter (On China)

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Common Misconceptions About Ancient Egypt

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COVID, Quickly, Episode 12: Masking Up Again and Why People Refuse Shots

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Will the Tokyo Olympics be a superspreader event?

Japan’s pandemic problems are bigger than the Olympics, experts say. The Toyko Olympics appear unlikely to be a “superspreader” event, experts say — but that may be little comfort to people in...

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Neuromancer Is Still Mind-Blowing

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The Irresistible Aura of the Olympics

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What’s Your Country’s Drink of Choice? This Map Shows the Most Popular Cocktails Around the World

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Who Actually Gets to Create Black Pop Culture?

A closer look at the economics of Black pop culture reveals that most Black creators (outside music) come from middle-to-upper middle class backgrounds, while the Black poor are written about but...

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The confluence of the Apple TV+ comedy, the sports world, and social media is leading to a much needed dialog.

The pandemic leads to another summer of anger

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Meet the Rangers of New York City’s Parks

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Will Riddler Nation Win Gold In Archery?

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