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Moving truck.
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Why are Americans moving south?

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A smart guide to ESG investing

Some say ESG investing is better for the planet. But is it good for your wallet, too?
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Andrea Riseborough to keep Oscar nomination after campaign controversy

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Study suggests world is warming faster than previously expected

Prosecutors drop state charges against R. Kelly following federal convictions
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Prosecutors drop state charges against R. Kelly following federal convictions

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Linda Ronstadt is the Kate Bush of 2023 thanks to The Last of Us

George Santos to recuse himself from House committees
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George Santos to recuse himself from House committees

Inflation-burdened diners help fuel strong Q4 for McDonald's
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Inflation-burdened diners help fuel strong Q4 for McDonald's

Spotlight: Gun violence in America

8 modest proposals to prevent gun violence
The White House.
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8 modest proposals to prevent gun violence

2023 is already outpacing 2022 in U.S. mass shootings, with 37 in 23 days
Police at homicide scene in Half Moon Bay, California
Numbers

2023 is already outpacing 2022 in U.S. mass shootings, with 37 in 23 days

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Reservoir Dogs.
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2 more Memphis officers relieved of duty over Tyre Nichols' death

Biden to end COVID national emergencies in May
2.

Biden to end COVID national emergencies in May

Prosecutor starts presenting grand jury evidence on Trump's Stormy Daniels hush money
3.

Prosecutor starts presenting grand jury evidence on Trump's Stormy Daniels hush money

24 Senate Republicans sign letter opposing raising debt limit without cuts
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24 Senate Republicans sign letter opposing raising debt limit without cuts

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a car is submerged in floodwater.
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Elon Musk.
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Moguls: Tesla's chief ratchets up the risks

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Who is Ruben Gallego?
Ruben Gallego and Kyrsten Sinema
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Who is Ruben Gallego?

Gallego is eyeing the Senate seat currently occupied by Kyrsten Sinema. How likely is he to take it?

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'Shazam!' star Zachary Levi faces backlash over tweet about Pfizer
1.

'Shazam!' star Zachary Levi faces backlash over tweet about Pfizer

Michael Jackson's nephew to play him in a movie
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Michael Jackson's nephew to play him in a movie

Adam Levine welcomes 3rd child with Behati Prinsloo after cheating scandal
3.

Adam Levine welcomes 3rd child with Behati Prinsloo after cheating scandal

Marilyn Manson accused of sexually assaulting a minor before threatening to 'kill her and her family'
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Marilyn Manson accused of sexually assaulting a minor before threatening to 'kill her and her family'

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Convicted sex offender and singer R. Kelly.
He's Still Going Away

Prosecutors drop state charges against R. Kelly following federal convictions

George Santos to recuse himself from House committees
Republican Rep. George Santos of New York.
Being Un-Seated

George Santos to recuse himself from House committees

Inflation-burdened diners help fuel strong Q4 for McDonald's
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Inflation-burdened diners help fuel strong Q4 for McDonald's

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Jair Bolsonaro.
bye bye brazil

Brazil's Bolsonaro seeks 6-month U.S. visitor visa

Search is on for radioactive capsule lost in the Australian Outback
Fire truck searching road in Australia.
a needle in a haystack

Search is on for radioactive capsule lost in the Australian Outback

Israel reportedly behind drone attack on warehouse in Iran
Quadcopter drone
Drone Warfare

Israel reportedly behind drone attack on warehouse in Iran

Erdogan suggests Turkey may allow Finland to join NATO, block Sweden
Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Hardball

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Andrea Riseborough's Oscar controversy
Andrea Riseborough
Briefing

Andrea Riseborough's Oscar controversy

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Cindy Williams.
rest in peace

Laverne & Shirley star Cindy Williams dies at 75

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