Dustin Jones

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Weighing the pros and cons of Beto O'Rourke dropping an f-bomb on a heckler

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Voters like to see a sense of authenticity in candidates, especially in Texas. But some experts say cursing and vulgar language in front of kids and the elderly more often than not crosses the line.

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An island in the Galápagos reintroduced iguanas after nearly 200 years of extinction

Monday, August 08, 2022

The Galápagos land iguana is back on Santiago Island. That's thanks to some help from a team of conservationists.

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A jury tags Alex Jones with $45.2 million in punitive damages for 2 Sandy Hook parents

Friday, August 05, 2022

Jones, the creator and face of the conspiracy-peddling website InfoWars, is on the hook for a total of $49.3 million for spreading falsehoods about the 2012 mass shooting at an elementary school.

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A jury says InfoWars' Alex Jones must pay 2 Sandy Hook parents more than $4 million

Thursday, August 04, 2022

The InfoWars host and creator will have to pay $4.1 million to two parents whose 6-year-old son was killed at Sandy Hook Elementary in 2012. Jones spent years claiming the mass shooting as a hoax.

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As a racial justice activist, NBA great Bill Russell was a legend off the court

Monday, August 01, 2022

Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell was a civil rights trailblazer, before, during and after his basketball career. He was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2011 for his activism efforts.

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A Greenland shark, one of the longest-living animals on Earth, was caught near Belize

Sunday, July 31, 2022

This was the first time a Greenland shark was reported in the western Caribbean, researchers said. This species of shark is typically found in the Arctic and thousands of feet below the ocean surface.

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At least 25 people have died in Kentucky's devastating floods, governor says

Saturday, July 30, 2022

Kentucky's governor said the numbers would likely rise significantly and it could take weeks to find all the victims. Torrential rains swamped towns across Appalachia earlier this week.

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A Texas teen raises over $700,000 for abortions after Rep. Matt Gaetz mocked her

Thursday, July 28, 2022

Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz told a crowd in Tampa that "nobody wants to impregnate you if you look like a thumb," launching him into an online battle with a teenage activist.

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17 died in the Bahamas after a boat believed to be carrying Haitian migrants capsized

Sunday, July 24, 2022

A vessel carrying as many as 60 people people capsized off the coast of the Bahamas. The islands have seen a recent increase in human smuggling incidents, as Haitians flee dire conditions back home.

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Monkeypox explained: How to protect yourself and what to watch out for

Sunday, July 24, 2022

The World Health Organization has declared monkeypox a public health emergency of global concern. From how it spreads to preventive measures, here's what you need to know about the disease.

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The first U.S. polio case was discovered in nearly a decade. Should you worry?

Friday, July 22, 2022

The CDC confirmed that a patient in New York has contracted polio, the first U.S. case since 2013. But most people shouldn't be concerned about contracting the virus because of high vaccination rates.

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Sharks mistaking feet for fish are likely behind Long Island attacks

Sunday, July 17, 2022

A shark expert said the likely culprits behind the Long Island incidents are juvenile sand tiger sharks, which may accidentally bite humans while chasing fish.

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Cherokee tribe supports renaming Clingmans Dome in Smoky Mountains National Park

Sunday, July 17, 2022

The Cherokee Indians referred to the mountain as Kuwahi for hundreds of years, long before it was dubbed Clingmans Dome in 1859.

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When it comes to data on your phone, deleting a text isn't the end of the story

Friday, July 15, 2022

The Secret Service may have deleted texts that were being sought by a government investigator. But data on a device isn't necessarily gone when it's been deleted.

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The brakes on a Spirit Airlines plane caught fire after landing in Atlanta

Sunday, July 10, 2022

Nobody was hurt in the incident, but passengers were alarmed when they saw smoke rising from under the plane after touching down.

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This Eid al-Adha, the new rules for hajj have left many frustrated

Saturday, July 09, 2022

The Saudi Arabian government's new rules for the pilgrimage left many Muslims frustrated and disappointed. Some couldn't make the journey, and others were shocked by the conditions upon arrival.

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In a turbulent economy, here's how to weather the inflation storm

Wednesday, July 06, 2022

In a turbulent economy, here's how to weather the inflation storm. Experts offer ways to make better financial decisions as the government struggles to control inflation and head off a recession.

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The abortion ruling has troops and veterans speaking out, some for the first time

Monday, July 04, 2022

From abortion and the right to marry to voting rights and racial inequality, some of America's service members and veterans are concerned their Constitutional rights are under attack.

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JP Morgan, Disney join wave of companies that'll cover employee abortion travel costs

Friday, June 24, 2022

Condé Nast CEO Roger Lynch calls it a "crushing blow" and says in an internal memo to employees of Vogue, New Yorker and Vanity Fair among others to use their journalism to respond to the moment.

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Biden's Title IX reforms would roll back Trump-era rules, expand victim protections

Thursday, June 23, 2022

The administration proposed an overhaul of regulations to expand protections for LGBTQI+ students and require schools to respond to all sexual discrimination complaints.

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