Month: May 2022

McCormick takes Pa. Senate ballot fight to court

McCormick takes Pa. Senate ballot fight to court

The war over every last vote in Pennsylvania’s too-close-to-call Senate GOP primary is now officially headed to the courts. David…

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Biden’s Taiwan defense pledge inflames US-China relations

The White House moved swiftly to clarify President Joe Biden’s comments, but his assertion Monday that the U.S. will militarily defend…

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Macron’s new (not so) green team

Macron’s new (not so) green team

French President Emmanuel Macron has named a trio of female technocrats and a team of close allies to drive his…

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Zelenskyy chides global elite — Trust troubles — Billionaire bonanza

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As monkeypox cases rise, European countries urged to take extra steps

Europe’s disease control body has urged countries to prepare contact tracing, vaccines, treatments and diagnostics as ways to combat an increasing…

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Gallipoli: A cautionary tale for Odesa

British and Australian schoolchildren are taught early on that the spectacularly disastrous Gallipoli campaign of World War I was a…

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Manfred Weber set to consolidate power over dwindling EPP empire

Manfred Weber set to consolidate power over dwindling EPP empire

Manfred Weber looks set to inherit full control of the EU’s largest conservative political party — just as the empire is…

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NATO bid reignites Sweden’s dispute with Turkey over Kurds

NATO bid reignites Sweden’s dispute with Turkey over Kurds

STOCKHOLM — When Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan insists there are “terrorists sitting in parliaments of certain countries” to justify…

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A Manhattan clash of the titans: Redistricting pits Nadler vs. Maloney in primary

A Manhattan clash of the titans: Redistricting pits Nadler vs. Maloney in primary

NEW YORK — They’ve both been in office for nearly 30 years. They both chair powerful House committees. They both…

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What we know so far about monkeypox

What we know so far about monkeypox

An electron microscopic image depicting a monkeypox virion, obtained from a clinical sample associated with the 2003 prairie dog outbreak….

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<div>Australia’s Left Is Breaking Through</div>

Australia’s Left Is Breaking Through

The Australian election saw historic defeats for the Right and its backers in the Murdoch media. But the Labor Party…

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Los Angeles Democrats finally elected their first sheriff. Four years later, they have buyer’s remorse.

Los Angeles Democrats finally elected their first sheriff. Four years later, they have buyer’s remorse.

LOS ANGELES — Los Angeles Sheriff Alex Villanueva rode a wave of progressive energy to become the first Democrat and…

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The Supreme Court just condemned a man to die despite strong evidence he’s innocent

The Supreme Court just condemned a man to die despite strong evidence he’s innocent

The US Supreme Court at dusk in October 2021. | J. Scott Applewhite/AP The Court effectively overruled two of its…

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Adams’ pick for sheriff faces questions over campaign finance irregularities

Adams’ pick for sheriff faces questions over campaign finance irregularities

NEW YORK — Anthony Miranda was running in a crowded race for New York City Council last year when, with…

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<div>When Jeff Bezos Tweets, He Wants His Journalists and Joe Biden to Listen</div>

When Jeff Bezos Tweets, He Wants His Journalists and Joe Biden to Listen

The world’s second-richest man is using social media to push back against any hint that corporate greed is stoking inflation…

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A Loyal CIA Operative’s Mind Is Not a Pretty Place

Ric Prado fled Cuba after the 1959 revolution when he was ten years old. He went on to work for…

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