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The Oscars are a disgrace and the Oscars are rigged, but here’s why Black Panther deserved to win Best Picture

The Oscars are a disgrace and the Oscars are rigged, but here’s why Black Panther deserved to win Best Picture

Oscars, how badly have you let down the people of this country in the past year? The rather…

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Is the new bus lane in Los Angeles confusing, or will it work?

Is the new bus lane in Los Angeles confusing, or will it work?

Becca Lewis knows all about navigating the modern street grid, and she’s worked on it almost her entire…

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New study shows flu vaccine cuts heart attack risk

New study shows flu vaccine cuts heart attack risk

Written by ByA new clinical trial shows that a vaccine made by Pfizer Inc. may reduce the risk…

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Horoscope for Friday, March 29, 2019

Horoscope for Friday, March 29, 2019

BIRTHDAY GUY: Actor Freddie Prinze Jr. was born in Carlsbad, Calif., on this date in 1971. This birthday…

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Vehicle thefts grow by more than 12% as police productivity falls

Vehicle thefts grow by more than 12% as police productivity falls

Police chiefs are blaming cuts for rise of 12.7% last year, but de Blasio says 30,000 more New…

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The Week in Letters: ‘a man who stuck to his guns’

The Week in Letters: ‘a man who stuck to his guns’

Bob Dole was a skilled backbencher who left behind lots of powerful friendships in Congress. But in the…

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Racist Texas school board: director quits after racist comment

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The co-chair of the Texas school board that adopted a new racial-equity policy resigned on Tuesday after being confronted by angry parents, one of whom accused him of “policing people…

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ByJacob10/28/2022

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ByJacob10/28/2022

A second spacewalk by astronaut Kate Rubins will not take place this weekend due to the delayed launch of a backup to the Russian segment of the International Space Station,…

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Report: Cancer deaths linked to air pollution spike — and pollution is soaring again

ByJacob10/20/2022

After eight years, Boris Johnson delivered a potent new message about cancer-causing chemicals in the air: They have developed into an increasingly potent cancer-causing agent.According to recent analysis of cancer…