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PA candidates.
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'Great Replacement Theory,' explained
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How a racist conspiracy theory inspired the Buffalo shooter

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South Carolina's GOP governor signs transgender sports ban
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Netflix tells employees to quit if they don't like the company's content
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Biden visits scene of Buffalo mass shooting
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U.S. increases overseas baby formula shipments to ease nationwide shortage

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Biden to visit Buffalo, 'comfort' families of mass shooting victims

Ukrainian fighters evacuate Mariupol steel plant, ending standoff
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Ukrainian fighters evacuate Mariupol steel plant, ending standoff

U.S. COVID death toll hits 1 million, CDC says, as new cases spread
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SEC filing: Trump must post on Truth Social before Twitter
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Why 'the Russian army just isn't very good'
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Pros and cons of adding Finland and Sweden to NATO
The NATO symbol.
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An American tragedy
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Neil Patrick Harris apologizes for 'corpse of Amy Winehouse' meat platter

Lucasfilm president suggests recasting Han Solo was a mistake
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ABC orders 'Celebrity Jeopardy!' primetime spinoff
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Why Taylor Swift keeps releasing all those re-recorded albums
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Why Mario Batali was acquitted
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FDA, Abbott reach agreement to reopen baby formula plant

Musk: Twitter deal can't 'move forward' without data on fake accounts 
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JetBlue attempts hostile takeover of Spirit
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Biden reverses some Trump restrictions on Cuba
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