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The president's party often loses seats in midterm elections, but this round is looking particularly harsh
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Russian diplomat resigns over war in Ukraine
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Report says Southern Baptists mishandled sex-abuse allegations 

Russian soldier sentenced to life in 1st Ukraine war crimes trial
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Russian soldier sentenced to life in 1st Ukraine war crimes trial

Biden says U.S. would defend Taiwan against China
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Biden says U.S. would defend Taiwan against China

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Polish leader visits Kyiv as Ukraine rules out ceding land to Russia 

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The doctrine of stare decisis
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A timeline of how the Azovstal steelworks in Mariupol fell
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Man says he attacked Dave Chappelle on stage because of his 'triggering' jokes

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Is Netflix's war with movie theaters nearing an end?
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The deadly heat wave frying India and Pakistan
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Biden unveils Indo-Pacific trade deal

Military jet brings 1st baby formula shipment from Europe 
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Military jet brings 1st baby formula shipment from Europe 

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