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Black law enforcement officers call for change: Police must be guardians, not warriors

Black law enforcement officers call for change: Police must be guardians, not warriors

1 minute ago   |   WRAL

The National Association of Blacks in Criminal Justice is proposing 16 reforms in total, many of which have been touted by other law enforcement reform advocates and activists.
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‘Unceasing congestion': China's shipping delays snarl trade

5 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

The delays at Yantian Port are further snarling trade routes and lifting record freight prices even higher.
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Policeman killed, students abducted in attack on Nigerian school

5 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

Attack on Federal Government College in Kebbi State is third assault by gangs on a school in Nigeria in a month.
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Republican Congressman Casually Suggests Armed Citizens Should Overthrow the Government

13 minutes ago   |   Vanity Fair

Madison Cawthorn insisted assault weapons should be legal so people can stop “tyrannical government,” like the one he's employed by.
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Pennsylvania GOP election bill sponsor takes case to Gov. Wolf news conference

15 minutes ago   |   The Morning Call

The partisan political debate over potential changes to how Pennsylvania registers voters and runs elections moved Thursday from the Capitol in Harrisburg to suburban...
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Foo Fighters Releasing New Disco Album for Record Store Day 2021

15 minutes ago   |   Pitchfork

The Dee Gees and their debut album Hail Satin
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China's Sinovac Vaccine Under Scrutiny As Covid Soars In Highly Vaccinated Countries

21 minutes ago   |   Forbes

The vaccine, which already had a low efficacy rate of 51%, may be of limited use against newer variants of the coronavirus.
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Mayor Lightfoot declares racism a public health crisis in Chicago

Mayor Lightfoot declares racism a public health crisis in Chicago

27 minutes ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - Mayor Lori Lightfoot and other city and community leaders declare racism a public health crisis in Chicago. Lightfoot, joined by Dr. Allison Arwady Thursday morning...
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Triller lines up Vitor Belfort vs. Oscar De La Hoya boxing exhibition for September

33 minutes ago   |   MMAjunkie   |   2 articles

Vitor Belfort is the latest ex-MMA star who will make the crossover to the boxing world. Belfort, a former UFC light heavyweight champion, has agreed to an exhibition match...
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Of Course Mitch McConnell Has No Interest In Joe Manchin's Voting Rights Compromise

33 minutes ago   |   Vanity Fair   |   2 articles

Stacey Abrams said she could “absolutely” support the West Virginia senator's proposal, but convincing the GOP-whose electoral strategy relies on rolling back voting...
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Mayor Lightfoot declares racism a public health crisis in Chicago

Mayor Lightfoot declares racism a public health crisis in Chicago

CHICAGO - Mayor Lori Lightfoot and other city and community leaders declare racism a public health crisis in Chicago. Lightfoot, joined by Dr. Allison Arwady Thursday morning... Read more ...

Play halted for Eriksen tribute during Denmark-Belgium game

Play halted for Eriksen tribute during Denmark-Belgium game

COPENHAGEN - Denmark and Belgium players halted their European Championship match Thursday for a stadium-wide minute's applause for Christian Eriksen. Read more ...

Zambia's First President Kenneth Kaunda Dies At Age 97

Zambia's First President Kenneth Kaunda Dies At Age 97

Zambia's first president and champion of African independence Kenneth Kaunda has died at the age of 97, the country's president Edgar Lungu announced on Facebook Thursday evening. Read more ...

14 House Republicans Voted Against Making Juneteenth A Federal Holiday

14 House Republicans Voted Against Making Juneteenth A Federal Holiday

Many Republican lawmakers cited concerns over the actual name of the holiday and whether it conflates with the July 4th federal holiday. Read more ...

The US House voted to repeal the 2002 Iraq War authorization

The US House voted to repeal the 2002 Iraq War authorization

Summary List Placement The House of Representatives on Thursday voted to repeal the 2002 Authorization for Use of Military Force in Iraq. The resolution passed 268-161. The... Read more ...

Federal workers get surprise Friday off for new Juneteenth holiday

Federal workers get surprise Friday off for new Juneteenth holiday

The White House announced Thursday that most federal workers will have Friday off due to the new Juneteenth federal holiday, which President Biden will sign into law Thursday... Read more ...

Hong Kong police arrest 5 staffers in pro-democracy newspaper raid

Hong Kong police arrest 5 staffers in pro-democracy newspaper raid

Hong Kong police used a controversial new law to arrest five editors and executives of a pro-democracy newspaper, accusing them of “collusion with a foreign country" to... Read more ...

'Little slice of hell': Home with profane graffiti covering carpets, walls...

'Little slice of hell': Home with profane graffiti covering carpets, walls listed for $590,000

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Colorado real estate is on fire, but even so, will there be any takers for a vandalized $590,000 property described as a "little slice of... Read more ...

Italian hothead Gattuso quits after just 23 days at Fiorentina - and is...

Italian hothead Gattuso quits after just 23 days at Fiorentina - and is ALREADY linked to Spurs job after Fonseca deal collapses

The internet has reacted after it was announced that the typically hot-headed ex-AC Milan legend Gennaro Gattuso has left his post as Fiorentina manager just 23 days into the... Read more ...

2021 US Open tennis tournament will return to full fan capacity

2021 US Open tennis tournament will return to full fan capacity

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