Jonathan Franklin

The Washington Post

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Howard University students reach an agreement with officials after a month of protest

Monday, November 15, 2021

Students at the prominent historically Black university in Washington, D.C., had been protesting poor housing conditions since Oct. 12. The details of the agreement were not immediately available.

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A missing N.J. teen is safely located in New York City after almost a month

Friday, November 12, 2021

Essex County, N.J., officials said that 14-year-old JaShyah Moore was spotted in Harlem and that it "appears she was a runaway." Prosecutors charged her mother with child endangerment.

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10 states sue Biden administration over COVID vaccine mandate for health care workers

Thursday, November 11, 2021

The state attorneys general argue the vaccine mandate will lead to shortages of health care workers and could threaten the jobs of millions.

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All adults can get a COVID vaccine booster in California, not just those CDC listed

Thursday, November 11, 2021

Nearly 14% of all fully vaccinated adults 18 and older across the state have received a booster shot, according to CDC.

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Louisville police officer who fatally shot Breonna Taylor appeals to get his job back

Wednesday, November 10, 2021

Myles Cosgrove was one of the seven officers assigned to execute a no-knock search warrant on Taylor's apartment in March 2020.

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Items belonging to a teen who vanished in 1982 were found in a Massachusetts river

Friday, November 05, 2021

The car and a work ID belonging to Judy Chartier, 17, were found in the Concord River, officials say. The teen previously went missing after attending a party in June 1982.

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A New Jersey teen vanishes after a trip to a local deli. She's been missing 3 weeks

Thursday, November 04, 2021

JaShyah Moore, 14, was last seen in East Orange, N.J., on Oct. 14. Authorities from various law enforcement agencies in New Jersey are working together to try to find her.

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Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti tests positive for COVID-19 at the climate summit

Wednesday, November 03, 2021

His office said no members of Garcetti's staff tested positive and Garcetti is feeling well, isolating in his hotel room.

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Dole salads have been recalled in 10 states due to a possible listeria risk

Tuesday, November 02, 2021

Officials say the recall was prompted after a random sample tested positive for the organism listeria monocytogenes. No illnesses have been reported, the FDA says.

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An Oklahoma woman vanishes while searching for her missing son and his friend

Monday, November 01, 2021

Eighty-year-old Glenda Parton's vehicle was found abandoned near Tulsa last Tuesday after she was searching for her son and his friend who also had gone missing.

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Israel's energy minister couldn't enter COP26 because of wheelchair inaccessibility

Monday, November 01, 2021

Energy minister Karine Elharrar says she was taken to several entrances on Monday, the first full day of the conference, but was unable to get inside from any of them.

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NAACP urges pro athletes not to sign with Texas teams over voting and abortion laws

Thursday, October 28, 2021

Player organizations in the NBA, NHL, NFL, WNBA and MLB were sent an open letter by the organization's national and state presidents.

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State attorneys general issue a warning for Halloween about marijuana-type treats

Wednesday, October 27, 2021

State officials alert parents of the unregulated, illegal marijuana snacks that resemble a sober, major brand.

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Jelani Day's death is ruled a drowning, the coroner says

Tuesday, October 26, 2021

Day, a Illinois State University graduate student, was reported missing on Aug. 24. LaSalle County authorities say the manner in which he went into the Illinois River is currently unknown.

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Chappelle is unapologetic in his first public statement on 'The Closer' controversy

Monday, October 25, 2021

In a video posted to Instagram Monday, Dave Chappelle says he's willing to meet with Netflix employees who are upset over his comedy special, which has come under fire for transphobic material.

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Read Dave Chappelle's response to backlash over Netflix comedy special 'The Closer'

Monday, October 25, 2021

In a video posted on Instagram, the comedian responds to backlash over his Netflix comedy special.

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Students at Howard University are protesting poor housing conditions on campus

Friday, October 22, 2021

Students began protesting outside the university center nearly two weeks ago, citing moldy dorm rooms and other problems. They say they won't leave until their demands are met.

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Walmart is recalling an aromatherapy spray that contains a deadly bacteria

Friday, October 22, 2021

Officials are looking into four confirmed cases of the dangerous bacteria discovered in the sprays. Two deaths associated with the bacteria are being investigated.

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An endangered Sumatran orangutan at the New Orleans zoo is expecting twins

Thursday, October 21, 2021

The births will be the first for Menari, zoo officials say. She is expected to give deliver the twins sometime this winter.

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CDC says throw out onions if you don't know where they came from to avoid salmonella

Wednesday, October 20, 2021

A salmonella outbreak has affected more than 30 states. Federal health officials link it to onions grown in Chihuahua, Mexico, and distributed by ProSource Inc.

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