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Pigeons are just as phone-obsessed as humans

Pigeons are just as phone-obsessed as humans

2 minutes ago   |   New York Post

If too much screen time is bad for your health, these birdbrains are in trouble. Watch as a group of pigeons peck at a smartphone playing a video of another bird feasting on a...
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Anonymity No More? Age Checks Come to the Web

46 minutes ago   |   NY Times

To protect children online, more companies and governments are forcing users to prove how old they are.
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Gangs Rule Much of Haiti. For Many, It Means No Fuel, No Power, No Food

46 minutes ago   |   NY Times

A country in crisis is facing a severe fuel shortage that is pushing it to the brink of collapse.
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Facebook Is Bad. Fixing It Rashly Could Make It Much Worse

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Lawmakers should proceed cautiously when altering the rules governing the internet.
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Greta Thunberg Is Panicking. But She Is Also Hopeful

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

“All political and economic systems have failed, but humanity has not yet failed.”
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UN, US sanction Libyan official over human trafficking

1 hour ago   |   ABC News

The United Nations Security Council and the United States have imposed sanctions on a Libyan official over the alleged abuse and torture of migrants in a detention center
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Reporter's Notebook: Telling the story of human suffering

1 hour ago   |   Al Jazeera

Al Jazeera staff brave bullets and bombs in some of the most troubled regions - and sometimes we're the targets.
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Violent brawl breaks out at Miami dog show

6 hours ago   |   ABC

It wasn't a dog fight, but a brawl between human pet owners that broke out at the "Miami Bully Takeover."
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Trump lauds 'great friend' Jair Bolsonaro, as the Brazilian president has 9 criminal charges recommended against him

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Former US President Donald Trump declared his support for Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro on Tuesday, describing themselves as "great friends." Andressa Anholete/Getty...
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Germany Inc.'s China syndrome

8 hours ago   |   Politico

Ignoring Beijing's human rights abuses is becoming increasingly difficult for Berlin.
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Military dad surprises son with 'picture perfect' reunion

Military dad surprises son with 'picture perfect' reunion

The boy thought he was just having his picture taken at school when his dad surprised him. Read more ...

Dutch court awards Crimean gold artefacts to Ukraine

Kyiv hails 'long-awaited victory' in treasure dispute and pledges to return Russian-annexed Crimea in the ruling's wake. Read more ...

John McWhorter Argues That Antiracism Has Become a Religion of the Left

McWhorter's “Woke Racism” is a call for Americans to rethink the debates over racism and white supremacy. Read more ...

Congressional Republicans Want to Draft Your Daughter | Opinion

We cannot enact policies that risk our civilization for the hollow approval of coastal elites. Read more ...

Golden Retriever's Loving Reaction to Special Needs 4-Year-Old Is Melting...

Indie the golden retriever was filmed behaving in a such a gentle and loving manner with a special needs girl, 4, that many online are in awe of the animal. Read more ...

Coldest weather in months: Temps in the 30s bring first frost of the season

Coldest weather in months: Temps in the 30s bring first frost of the season

The frost is here and so are the coldest temperatures since May. Read more ...

Grondahl: Remembering Albany's Norman Rice

When Norman died Friday at 95, Albany lost a cultural icon and I lost a friend of nearly 40 years. Those in his circle used just his first name. There was never any confusion... Read more ...

The U.N.'s roadmap for navigating Covid and China's rise

The U.N.'s roadmap for navigating Covid and China's rise

Covid-19 has knocked the United Nations off schedule - it's now running behind on meeting some Sustainable Development Goals and vaccination targets. As the head of the United... Read more ...

New report details how Biden won 2 key states - and what Dems can learn from it

New report details how Biden won 2 key states - and what Dems can learn from it

Recreating President Joe Biden's winning coalition is an all-important mission for Democrats working to protect their razor-thin House and Senate majorities in 2022. But... Read more ...

Elon Musk is concerned about the short-term rise in inflation - but that...

Tesla boss, Elon Musk. Maja Hitij/Getty Images Elon Musk could soon become the first person whose net worth hits $300 billion. Morning Brew indicated on Tuesday that Musk... Read more ...