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Dutch stage winning return to World Cup with win over Senegal | World Cup | Al Jazeera

Dutch stage winning return to World Cup with win over Senegal | World Cup | Al Jazeera

The Dutch, who had failed to qualify for the 2018 World Cup, have now gone 16 games without defeat.This content ...
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Egypt hails el-Sisi, Erdogan handshake as new beginning in ties | Abdel Fattah el-Sisi News | Al Jazeera

Egypt hails el-Sisi, Erdogan handshake as new beginning in ties | Abdel Fattah el-Sisi News | Al Jazeera

The Egyptian presidency has hailed what it calls a new beginning in ties with Turkey, a day after Egypt’s leader ...
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Burkina Faso schoolchildren pay double price in ongoing conflict | Education | Al Jazeera

Burkina Faso schoolchildren pay double price in ongoing conflict | Education | Al Jazeera

Dakar, Senegal & Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso – In the small towns in Burkina Faso’s Sahel region, straddling the borders with ...
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Elizabeth Holmes Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for Defrauding Theranos Investors | Democracy Now!

Elizabeth Holmes Sentenced to 11 Years in Prison for Defrauding Theranos Investors | Democracy Now!

In California, a federal judge sentenced Theranos founder Elizabeth Holmes to 11 years in prison for defrauding investors in her ...
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Dominican Republic rejects criticism of Haitian deportations

Dominican Republic rejects criticism of Haitian deportations

The Dominican Republic says it “profusely rejects” criticism of its crackdown on Haitian migrants from a growing number of countries ...
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"Black Panther" Takes on Colonialism Again Within the Limits of Marvel

“Black Panther” Takes on Colonialism Again Within the Limits of Marvel

It's hard to imagine even today, that Marvel would green light a movie where Black and brown heroes battle and ...
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If Mississippi Wants To Save Babies, Expand Medicaid  | Crooks and Liars

If Mississippi Wants To Save Babies, Expand Medicaid | Crooks and Liars

by Isabelle Taft, Mississippi Today, Arkansas Advocate November 22, 2022During her 14 years working as an OB-GYN in Greenville, Dr ...
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Racism, gruesome errors, and botched executions: Inside America’s four-person, 48-hour execution spree | The Independent

Racism, gruesome errors, and botched executions: Inside America’s four-person, 48-hour execution spree | The Independent

On a cold morning last Wednesday, in the execution chamber at the Eyman prison in Florence, Arizona, a 76-year-old named ...
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The Pause On Student Loan Payments Is Extended Again

The Pause On Student Loan Payments Is Extended Again

President Joe Biden isn’t done trying to figure out how to make student loan forgiveness fly in the courts.Photo: Tom ...
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Louisiana Deputy Who Shot Derrick Kittling Identified. Louisiana State Police Release Dash Cam Video

Louisiana Deputy Who Shot Derrick Kittling Identified. Louisiana State Police Release Dash Cam Video

Source: Sean Gardner / GettyThe investigation continues into the police-involved shooting of 45-year-old Derrick Kittling, the brother of Louisiana State ...
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Health Care Collaboration Makes Way for Black Cancer Research - Ebony

Health Care Collaboration Makes Way for Black Cancer Research – Ebony

It’s lofty to imagine a world without cancer. The prevalent disease continues to be the second most common cause of ...
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The Racism Within New York's Child Welfare System

The Racism Within New York’s Child Welfare System

Black families have long maintained that the Administration for Children’s Services is unjustly biased against them. In New York City, ...
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