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Myanmar's Fired UN Envoy Pushes Asean to Get Tough on Army Coup

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

It's been more than two months since Myanmar's military staged a coup, but the country's pro-democracy envoy to the United Nations continues to arrive daily to his office...
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Civil Rights Leaders Applaud House Passage Of D.C. Statehood Bill

Civil Rights Leaders Applaud House Passage Of D.C. Statehood Bill

7 hours ago   |   News One

The House of Representative passed a bill on Thursday that would grant Washington D.C. statehood, advancing legislation introduced by Rep. Eleanor Holmes Norton , one of D.C.'s...
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Democracy Depends on Dialogue: Please Support RCF

10 hours ago   |   Real Clear Politics

A trustworthy and enduring democracy includes all voices. It gives all serious perspectives a chance to be heard. When dialogue ends, democracy dies.Working in partnership with...
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Republicans blew up after a Democratic congressman accused them of spreading 'racist trash' in a debate over giving Washington, DC, statehood

Republicans blew up after a Democratic congressman accused them of spreading 'racist trash' in a debate over giving Washington, DC, statehood

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Republican lawmakers blew up on Thursday after Democratic Rep. Mondaire Jones accused the GOP of spreading "racist trash" during a heated debate over a...
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“Decolonization Has to Work in Both Directions; Both the Colonized and Colonizer Have to be Decolonized”: Camilla Nielsson on President

“Decolonization Has to Work in Both Directions; Both the Colonized and Colonizer Have to be Decolonized”: Camilla Nielsson on President

18 hours ago   |   Filmmaker Magazine

Currently competing for both the Dox:Award and the Politiken Danish:Dox Award at this year's hybrid CPH:DOX , Camilla Nielsson's President is a riveting followup to 2014's...
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NH Primary Source: As debate on H.R. 1 rages, Rath says states know best how to run elections

NH Primary Source: As debate on H.R. 1 rages, Rath says states know best how to run elections

22 hours ago   |   WMUR   |   2 articles

Former state Attorney General Tom Rath is a member of the advisory board of States United Democracy Center, a nonpartisan group formed during the 2020 general election campaign...
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The Postal Service is reportedly monitoring Americans' social media for 'inflammatory' content, per report

The Postal Service is reportedly monitoring Americans' social media for 'inflammatory' content, per report

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement An unlikely government entity may be watching your activity on social media. According to a Yahoo News report , the law-enforcement arm of the US Postal...
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New York lawmakers approve bill granting parolees full voting rights

1 day ago   |   NY Daily News

“We are sending a clear message to the rest of the country: the right to vote is foundational to our democracy and should be expanded, not restricted,” said New York State...
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US hits Myanmar timber and pearl firms with coup sanctions

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio

WASHINGTON - The Biden administration on Wednesday ramped up pressure against Myanmar's military government by imposing sanctions on two state-owned companies responsible for...
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Bill to lift rent control ban in Illinois tweaked

Bill to lift rent control ban in Illinois tweaked

2 days ago   |   WGN TV

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - A bill to lift Illinois' ban on rent control has a been changed by the sponsors in Springfield. Under the new plan local municipalities would be allowed to...
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Former Kentucky guard Terrence Clarke dies in LA car crash

Former Kentucky guard Terrence Clarke dies in LA car crash

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky freshman guard Terrence Clarke died Thursday following a car accident in Los Angeles. He was 19. Read more ...

Mariners rally in extra innings to beat Red Sox

Mariners rally in extra innings to beat Red Sox

The Mariners rallied past the Red Sox Thursday night despite getting just three hits on a cold, blustery night. Read more ...

Burakovsky scores 2, Avs beat Blues to clinch playoff berth

Burakovsky scores 2, Avs beat Blues to clinch playoff berth

ST. LOUIS - Andre Burakovsky scored twice and Brandon Saad and Pierre-Edouard Bellemare added goals as the Colorado Avalanche clinched a playoff berth with a 4-2 victory over... Read more ...

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Driver injured after crossing center lane, hitting school bus in Hudson

Driver injured after crossing center lane, hitting school bus in Hudson

A 54-year-old woman is expected to recover from serious injuries after police say she crossed the center lane and drove into a school bus. Read more ...

Walker ties season high with 32 points, Celtics beat Suns

Walker ties season high with 32 points, Celtics beat Suns

BOSTON - Kemba Walker matched his season high with 32 points and the Boston Celtics rolled to a 99-86 victory over the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night. Read more ...

Trump slams LeBron James for ‘racist rants' after Ohio cop tweet

Trump slams LeBron James for ‘racist rants' after Ohio cop tweet

Former President Donald Trump slammed NBA star LeBron James on Thursday for an inflammatory tweet about the Ohio cop who shot and killed 16-year-old Ma'Khia Bryant. “LeBron... Read more ...

Lakers star Davis ends 30-game injury absence against Mavs

Lakers star Davis ends 30-game injury absence against Mavs

DALLAS - Anthony Davis ended the longest absence of the eight-time All-Star's NBA career as the Los Angeles Lakers opened a four-game road trip with the first of two in Dallas. Read more ...

Relatives share concerns after 77 Iowa inmates given too many COVID-19...

Relatives share concerns after 77 Iowa inmates given too many COVID-19 vaccine doses

The mother of one inmate, who spoke to KCCI on the condition of anonymity, said her son reported concerning symptoms after a staff member told him he received six doses of the... Read more ...

CDC investigating Oregon woman's death after J&J vaccine

CDC investigating Oregon woman's death after J&J vaccine

PORTLAND, Ore. - Oregon health officials said Thursday that federal officials are investigating the death of a woman in her 50s who developed a rare blood clot and low... Read more ...