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Violent Crackdown and Internet Censorship Against Zimbabwe Fuel Protests

Thousands have taken to the streets this week in Zimbabwe, barricading roads, and torching government buildings and police vehicles in response to the government doubling fuel prices. 177 more words


'They don't want to open the door': New York's worst measles outbreak in decades is alarming health workers

Through the fall, traveller after traveller arrived in the ultra-Orthodox Jewish communities of New York from areas of Israel and Europe where measles was spreading. They then spent time in homes, schools and shops in communities where too many people were unvaccinated. 1,024 more words


'Pedophile' claims 'victim,' 11, got pregnant after contact with cloth covered in his semen

A suspected pedophile who fathered a baby with an 11 year-old child claims she only got pregnant thanks to a piece of cloth covered with his semen. 518 more words


Galactic Bureaucracy in the Milky Way

Migration Bureau

The Milky Way Migration Bureau, or MWMB for short, is the organization dealing with cross-world migration in the Galaxy.

Each of the 166 organic and 17 synthetic species living in the galaxy has different environmental needs and tolerances. 425 more words


Prince Philip involved in car crash

LONDON — Buckingham Palace says the 97-year-old husband of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II, Prince Philip, has been in a car accident but wasn’t injured.

The palace said the two-vehicle accident happened Thursday afternoon near Sandringham Estate, the queen’s country retreat in eastern England. 106 more words


Toglia's first season was an introduction at Gig Harbor. His sophomore season is officially a breakout

If his freshman year was Zach Toglia's introduction with the Gig Harbor Tides, his sophomore season has been nothing short of a breakout campaign.


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McJesus in Palestine: Using bad art to whitewash Israel's crimes

Hundreds of Palestinian Muslims and Christians descended on the Haifa Museum of Art last Friday to protest the display of various artworks that use …


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