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Gotham Knights: A Game That Puts Voice Actors Behind the Characters

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Warner Bros.' 'Gotham Knights' video game blasts open doors for diversity in voice acting A new video game based on the DC Comics Batman series will put voice actors behind the fictional heroes, but...

Iran's first women's soccer team to qualify for the FIFA Women's World Cup
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Iran’s first women’s soccer team to qualify for the FIFA Women’s World Cup

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Barred from stadiums at home, Iran women travel to World Cup to play for pride Tunisia's Safaa Fathi and Samia Sohrati have both become world-class players, and are the first Iranians to make it...

The Role of Criminal Justice in Fighting Racism
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The Role of Criminal Justice in Fighting Racism

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Nicholas Goldberg: We rarely prosecute bigots and racists who spew hate speech. And rightly so. In 2018, more than 20 police departments nationwide recorded high-profile cases involving racist epithets that led to one-year prison...

The American People Need to Know About the Problems With the Energy Industry
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The American People Need to Know About the Problems With the Energy Industry

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California repeatedly warned about spiking gas prices, fragile supply. But fixes never came. A new report from California Energy Commission shows that from 2005-2008, the state and its neighbors spent nearly $100 million to...

Waterwise says drought-hit city's water use dropped by the equivalent of an entire football field
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Waterwise says drought-hit city’s water use dropped by the equivalent of an entire football field

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L.A. water use plummets during hot summer amid calls to conserve during drought By RENEE HOFFMAN and STEPHANE MAHEUD Los Angeles An L.A. water conservation group on Thursday said its annual report showed that...

Queen Elizabeth II's bronze statue sold at rock-bottom prices
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Queen Elizabeth II’s bronze statue sold at rock-bottom prices

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'She sat for him 12 times': The Nigerian artist who made a bronze sculpture of Queen Elizabeth II, her portrait and two of her children A bronze statue of Queen Elizabeth II was produced...

McDonald's campaign is using the same tactic to discourage workers from voting on the Labor Law Amendment
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McDonald’s campaign is using the same tactic to discourage workers from voting on the Labor Law Amendment

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California union alleges that fast-food effort to block new labor law is 'willfully misleading voters' Updated A union representing fast-food employees says it's being "willfully misleading voters" for fast-food restaurants to spread misinformation about...

Los Angeles’ new lottery program is helping the poorest students in the state
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Los Angeles’ new lottery program is helping the poorest students in the state

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'Gimme Shelter': California's housing crisis forces college students into homelessness In this June 6, 2018 photo, students set up tents in the Los Angeles Riverbed, a recreational area for students, at Venice College. (AP...

The Big Water Users Are Getting Out of Water
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The Big Water Users Are Getting Out of Water

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California drought pits farmers vs. cities. But neither is the biggest water victim. It was August 2014, and the drought was starting to hurt big-city water supplies. After a long, hot summer, the big...

Nintendo Releases New Trailer for Street Fighter V
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Nintendo Releases New Trailer for Street Fighter V

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Capcom's newest 'Street Fighter' game takes a jab at reviving the golden age of arcades (and Sega of Japan) with a new take on a classic fighting game that was once as close to...