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A cyclone barreled into eastern India on Friday, bringing down trees and power lines and “extensively” damaging the tourist town of Puri,...

Elizabeth Warren college plan solves a long running progressive problem

The progressive thinkers often find themselves wondering and debating whether universal or targeted policies are best suited to create a more equal...

Elderly woman latest to fall to death at Grand Canyon this...

An elderly woman plummeted to her death in the Grand Canyon this week — the fifth person to die inside the national...

Sri Lanka attacks determine ban on social media

Shortly after the bombings in Sri Lanka, and the spread of inaccurate stories began, the government took the drastic decision to block...

Ukraine presidential election: Comedian Volodymyr Zelenskiy wins

He recently starred in a TV series in which he played a history teacher who is elected president after his rant about...

Man accused of setting fire to 3 black churches in Louisiana...

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French billionaires and companies pledge $450 million to rebuild Notre Dame

London (CNN Business)French billionaires and companies have pledged over $450 million to help rebuild Paris' Notre Dame after the cathedral was badly...

Kate Middleton launches helpline in support of stressed out parents

The 37-year-old royal was in attendance to announce the launch of their new service FamilyLine, which will use a network of volunteers...

European Union leaders have granted the UK a six-month extension to...

European Union leaders have granted the UK a six-month extension to Brexit, until October 31, after five hours of talks in Brussels.

Dalai Lama hospitalized with chest infection but is now feeling better

The Dalai Lama flew from Dharmsala for consultations with doctors in the capital and was hospitalized on Tuesday. The...

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