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Gubernatorial candidates.
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A donkey.
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Can Democrats keep the Senate?

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Georgia monument bombed, destroyed after GOP candidate called it 'Satanic'

Kari Lake wins Arizona GOP gubernatorial primary
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Ukraine takes full control of city in region Russia illegally annexed

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Brazil's divisive presidential election heads to run-off

Supreme Court to start new term with more precedents on the line
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Supreme Court to start new term with more precedents on the line

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Elizabeth McCracken.
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Lena Dunham wants her casket driven through pride parade

Kanye West wears a 'White Lives Matter' shirt
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Kanye West wears a 'White Lives Matter' shirt

Kim Kardashian charged by the SEC over crypto promotion
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Kim Kardashian charged by the SEC over crypto promotion

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see you in court

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SCOTUS declines to hear bump stock cases

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U.K. abandons Truss' tax cut on high earners after uproar

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Tesla shares drop after deliveries fall short of expectations

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OPEC+ to consider production cut to prop up oil prices

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