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How independent bookstores help in the fight against book banning and why it matters

Saturday, September 24, 2022

An Atlanta store is one of hundreds of independent booksellers across the country celebrating the freedom to read as schools, universities and public libraries face attempts to ban or restrict books.

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$350 million for WeWork co-founder shows how broken and biased venture capital is

Friday, August 26, 2022

A reported $350 million investment into a new, yet-to-be-launched real estate venture founded by WeWork co-founder Adam Neumann reveals just how biased the venture capital industry is, experts say.

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Magnet fishing got people hooked, but China and green tech are threatening its future

Thursday, August 11, 2022

Magnet fishing spiked in popularity thanks to the coronavirus pandemic. Now China and the demand from other industries for the material used to make the magnets is threatening the hobby's future.

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More than 1,200 Delta pilots picket at 7 major airports to call for higher pay

Thursday, June 30, 2022

Delta pilots are looking for higher pay and better insurance as contract negotiations continue with the company.

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No, this 7-Eleven isn't charging $7.11 for gas, even if the internet says so

Tuesday, June 21, 2022

A viral image of a 7-Eleven charging $7.11 was taken in 2021, and doesn't reflect the current state of gas prices in the U.S.

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A lone cross was left standing after a Texas church burned to the ground

Monday, June 20, 2022

A lone cross inside Balsora Baptist Church was seen standing after the church burned down Friday.

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5 people dead at Tulsa medical building, in the 233rd mass shooting of 2022

Wednesday, June 01, 2022

"Four innocents and one shooter" are dead, says Jonathan Brooks of the Tulsa police department at a news conference on Wednesday.

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The abortion underground and what lessons can be learned from the Jane Collective

Wednesday, May 04, 2022

Activist Heather Booth and the Jane Collective provided thousands of women with abortions before Roe v. Wade.

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The fox responsible for biting people at the U.S. Capitol has been euthanized

Tuesday, April 05, 2022

The U.S. Capitol Police says animal control has captured the fox responsible for biting at least one lawmaker and a journalist.

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Meteorologist pauses weather report on live TV to call family about a tornado warning

Thursday, March 31, 2022

A meteorologist for NBC Washington paused his live weather report Thursday to call his family about a tornado warning near their home.

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A retro computer museum in Mariupol beloved by children was attacked by Russia

Tuesday, March 29, 2022

"It's been a hobby of my life," said the owner of the retro computer collection that was hit by a Russian attack in the besieged Ukrainian city of Mariupol.

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This German woman has been collecting the tiny balls from fountain pens for 10 years

Monday, March 28, 2022

Stuffed in a desk in North Germany is a small box with one of the world's most unique and perplexing collections. Charlotte Ruchhöft has collected more than 500 balls from fountain pens.

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Madeleine Albright, the first woman to become U.S. secretary of state, has died

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Madeleine Albright, the first female U.S. secretary of state, who served under the Clinton administration, has died.

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Putin's puffy coat and Zelenskyy's T-shirts show the power of fashion in war

Tuesday, March 22, 2022

President Vladimir Putin's coat and Ukraine's Volodymyr Zelenskyy's T-shirts can be considered political statements.

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The power of the dog and how pets are helping Ukrainians cope with war

Saturday, March 12, 2022

Hundreds of thousands of pets are estimated to have crossed into countries neighboring Ukraine since the war began.

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The mayor of Melitopol, Ukraine, has been abducted, officials say

Friday, March 11, 2022

Mayor Ivan Fedorov was abducted on Friday, according to Ukrainian officials. He was reportedly seized by approximately 10 people while in the city center, and they put a plastic bag over his head.

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