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Novak Djokovic vs Novak Djokovic: The Final Match of the Australian Open
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Novak Djokovic vs Novak Djokovic: The Final Match of the Australian Open

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Roger Federer brings down curtain on his career with a defeat, but still dazzles alongside longtime friend and rival Rafael Nadal in a thrilling final at Istanbul’s Kadirbey Medrese Stadium (7:00 pm ET, NBCSN)...

The El Rey Ballroom
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The El Rey Ballroom

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An immigrant's dream makes an iconic Boyle Heights music venue flow with 'body rhythm' The music is good (The Black Keys), the drinks are good (Cellar Door) and the vibes are good (Cleveland’s Latin...

Taiwan’s military is a major threat to Taiwan’s security
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Taiwan’s military is a major threat to Taiwan’s security

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If China conquers Taiwan, it would be huge blow to US national security, economy and diplomatic relations with a rising Asian superpower The Pentagon is preparing a $15.1bn weapons acquisition bill to support the...

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 Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the shooting of a man near a highway overpass in Van Nuys
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The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating the shooting of a man near a highway overpass in Van Nuys

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Two brothers arrested in connection with 405 Freeway shooting in Van Nuys Police arrested two brothers in connection with a shooting earlier this month that wounded a man near a highway overpass in Van...

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...

Peter Thiel’s Support of the Far-Right Ideology
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Peter Thiel’s Support of the Far-Right Ideology

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Goldberg: Why is Peter Thiel, a GOP megadonor, buying a Maltese passport? Hedge fund billionaire Peter Thiel is one of the greatest supporters of right-wing causes and ideas in America. Since the early ’80s,...

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...

Coronavirus — New Variant Is Coming to Canada
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Coronavirus — New Variant Is Coming to Canada

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Omicron variant of COVID-19 confirmed in Halton and Durham regions cases The Durham District Health Unit has confirmed that a man in his 60’s has been diagnosed with the new variant of Coronavirus (COVID-19)....

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...