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Startling photos show emaciated Iranian doctor on hunger strike over hijab law

Startling photos show emaciated Iranian doctor on hunger strike over hijab law

6 hours ago   |   New York Post

Shocking images have emerged purported to be of an emaciated physician who has been on a hunger strike while jailed in Iran for supporting women protesting the hijab law.
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Shell's Profit Soared to $42 Billion in 2022

1 day ago   |   NY Times

The record haul, pushed by high energy prices and a hunger for liquefied natural gas, came as a new chief signaled a more “balanced approach” to renewable energy.
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Bipartisan Biden Can Lead, Govern, and Win

2 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

At a moment in history when a significant majority of a bitterly divided nation hungers for a government that acts to serve their hopes and needs, and not engage in...
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Afghan malnutrition rates at record high, U.N. food agency says

7 days ago   |   NBC News

Malnutrition rates in Afghanistan are at record highs - with half the country enduring severe hunger year-round - a spokesman for the U.N.'s World Food Program said.
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Thai activist sentenced to 28 years for online posts on king

8 days ago   |   Star Tribune

A court in Thailand sentenced a 27-year-old political activist to 28 years in prison on Thursday for posting messages on Facebook that it said defamed the country's monarchy...
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The Gender Hunger Gap Is Real-and Getting Worse

The Gender Hunger Gap Is Real-and Getting Worse

8 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

Under climate change, women will increasingly be forced to eat less than men.
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Bill Gates Says Ukraine War Stops Us Achieving Development Goals

10 days ago   |   Newsweek

Gates said the war had distracted attention from reaching goals such as alleviating poverty, hunger and ensuring affordable and clean energy by 2030.
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Iowa's GOP Wants to Limit SNAP's Food List. Here's How It Could Impact the Most Vulnerable Communities

13 days ago   |   Time

Iowa House Republicans drafted House File 3 this month-a bill that proposes strict limitations on what food items SNAP recipients could use their benefits to buy-including...
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Ukraine conflict is ‘global' - IMF boss

Ukraine conflict is ‘global' - IMF boss

14 days ago   |   RT

Money that is now being invested in defense and weapons could have boosted economic development, Kristalina Georgieva has said The ongoing hostilities between Moscow and Kiev...
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The Global Food Crisis Shouldn't Have Come as a Surprise

14 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

How to finally fix the broken system for alleviating hunger.
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‘HOO-Dini' owl on the loose after vandalism at Central Park zoo enclosure

‘HOO-Dini' owl on the loose after vandalism at Central Park zoo enclosure

The Eurasian Eagle-owl named Flaco was discovered missing from the Central Park zoo after someone cut the mesh on its enclosure Read more ...

Donald Trump Jr.'s Solution To Chinese Balloon Is Deservedly Mocked

Donald Trump Jr.'s Solution To Chinese Balloon Is Deservedly Mocked

The former president's eldest son suggested Montana residents shoot down the balloon themselves - despite that being logistically impossible. Read more ...

Movie Review: 'Knock at the Cabin'

Movie Review: 'Knock at the Cabin'

What would you sacrifice to stop the apocalypse? Read more ...

All Your Questions About the Chinese Balloon Floating Over Kansas City Answered

It's probably nothing. Read more ...

Teacher, barber partner giving free haircuts to academic scholars for Black...

Teacher, barber partner giving free haircuts to academic scholars for Black History Month

Scholar students are students that have excelled beyond their classmates in academics and behavior. Read more ...

Attorney requests psychological evaluation for mom accused of killing kids

Attorney requests psychological evaluation for mom accused of killing kids

An attorney representing Lindsay Clancy, the mother accused in connection with the deaths of her three children, went to court Friday afternoon to request an emergency... Read more ...

The Remarkable True Story of the Couple Who Posed as Master and Slave to...

The Remarkable True Story of the Couple Who Posed as Master and Slave to Escape Bondage

It was a remarkable story: Ellen and William Craft, both enslaved in Macon, Ga., in the 1830s and 1840s, took on a dangerous disguise in order to escape bondage. Throughout... Read more ...

Father Mark Bialek earns $20,000 for St. John Catholic School after spending...

Priest on a Roof event stranded the Rev. Mark Bialek, of St. John's in Westminster on the school's roof to raise funds for Catholic school programming. Read more ...

Wall Street takes a hit on hot jobs data, cold tech profits

By STAN CHOE NEW YORK - Wall Street's rally is hitting a wall Friday after a surprisingly strong jobs report fueled worries about inflation and higher interest rates. The S&P... Read more ...

The World Has Forgotten About the Conflict in South Sudan. Enter Pope Francis

There was much optimism on the streets of Juda when South Sudan became the world's newest country in 2011. But the euphoria was short-lived, as the African country descended... Read more ...