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Mississippi Holds Ceremony to Retire State Flag, the Last in the U.S. to Feature the Confederate Emblem

2 minutes ago   |   Time

JACKSON, Miss. - Mississippi officials held a ceremony Wednesday to retire the former state flag and send it to a history museum, a day after Republican Gov. Tate Reeves signed...
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Standing up for Black lives does not mean tearing down our history

10 minutes ago   |   NBC News

Protesters tearing down monuments to abolitionists and U.S. soldiers are desecrating our long journey to freedom.
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Dozens evacuated after massive explosions at local supermarket in western France

Dozens evacuated after massive explosions at local supermarket in western France

18 minutes ago   |   RT

Residents in Plancoet, in northwestern France, were rudely awoken in the middle of the night by a series of ferocious explosions at a nearby supermarket, which blew out windows...
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NH Primary Source: Sen. Birdsell leads women's coalition for congressional candidate Blankenbeker

NH Primary Source: Sen. Birdsell leads women's coalition for congressional candidate Blankenbeker

34 minutes ago   |   WMUR   |   3 articles

State Sen. Regina Birdsell of Hampstead is leading a new Women's Coalition for 2nd District U.S. House candidate Lynne Blankenbeker.
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Project Force: Could the world survive a nuclear winter?

40 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

The consequences of a nuclear war would extend far beyond the blast itself, killing millions of people across the globe.
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NH Primary Source: Pappas praises passage of ACA Enhancement Act

NH Primary Source: Pappas praises passage of ACA Enhancement Act

46 minutes ago   |   WMUR

A few days after the Trump administration filed papers at the U.S. Supreme Court seeking repeal of the Affordable Care Act, Democrats in the U.S. House passed a largely...
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NH Primary Source: Former Executive Councilor Kenney leads 50 new endorsements for Mowers

NH Primary Source: Former Executive Councilor Kenney leads 50 new endorsements for Mowers

58 minutes ago   |   WMUR   |   3 articles

Former Executive Councilor Joe Kenney of Wakefield is heading a list of 50 new grassroots supporters for Republican 1st District U.S. House candidate Matt Mowers. Also this...
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Test Drive: The 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Put through its paces on a motor club's racetrack, the 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S growls with a gaudy 640 horsepower and handling that lets even amateur drivers feel like...
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NH Primary Source: Sen. Birdsell among 10 new endorsements for US Senate candidate Messner

NH Primary Source: Sen. Birdsell among 10 new endorsements for US Senate candidate Messner

1 hour ago   |   WMUR   |   3 articles

State Sen. Regina Birdsell of Hampstead leads a new group of supporters of Republican U.S. Senate candidate Corky Messner, calling him “the true conservative” in the race.
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Asian stocks follow Wall Street higher on vaccine hopes

1 hour ago   |   Star Tribune

Asian stock markets followed Wall Street higher Thursday as hopes for development of a coronavirus vaccine competed with concern about rising U.S. infections.
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Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman...

Miami police officer relieved of duty after graphic video involving woman surfaces

Graphic video involving police and a woman at the Miami airport quickly prompted rebuke among residents and a top law enforcement official. Read more ...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when...

A 72-year-old woman was gored by a bison at Yellowstone National Park when she tried to take a picture

Officials said the woman approached the bison several times before it charged. Read more ...

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Police: 24 dead in attack on drug rehab center in Mexico

Gov. Diego Sinhue said drug gangs appear to have been involved. Read more ...

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

Trump slams House's $1.5T bill as ‘wasteful Green New Deal initiative'

House Democrats on Wednesday passed a $1.5 trillion “green” infrastructure plan that would increase funding to fix US crumbling infrastructure while also adding funding for... Read more ...

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

Judge deals setback to President Trump policy limiting asylum

A federal judge has knocked down a cornerstone border policy of President Trump's administration regarding asylum in the U.S. Read more ...

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

1 killed, 4 injured in Indiana while working on professional fireworks display

Firefighters said 69-year-old Donald Winters and his friends were preparing for a Fourth of July show for the weekend when something went wrong. Read more ...

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

Citing racial bias, San Francisco will end mug shots release

San Francisco police say they will stop releasing the mug shots of people who have been arrested unless they pose a threat to the public. Read more ...

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Russian voters agree to extend Vladimir Putin's rule to 2036

Election officials say a majority of voters have approved amendments to Russia's constitution, allowing President Vladimir Putin to stay in power until 2036. Read more ...

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

Snakes can glide through the air - and this is how

For some, the sight of a snake slithering on the ground is scary enough, so how about one launching itself through the air? Read more ...

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

NYC passes budget that cuts $1 billion from NYPD

New York City lawmakers approved an austere budget early Wednesday that will shift $1 billion from policing to education and social services in the coming year. Read more ...