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Wildfowl in LA County Hit Hard by Bird Flu
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Wildfowl in LA County Hit Hard by Bird Flu

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First bird flu cases in wildfowl reported in Los Angeles County this year 1.7.18 (Updated April 13, 2020) The number of wildfowl in the Los Angeles, Ventura County, and Orange County area is at...

The NSA's warrantless wiretap program is a partisan kabuki theater
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The NSA’s warrantless wiretap program is a partisan kabuki theater

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Trump slams Liz Cheney's move to focus Jan. 6 committee report on him and Cheney as "a complete sham" that's "a total gift" to John Murtha. WASHINGTON — The National Security Agency's controversial warrantless...

The Argentine Government is Persecuting the Indigenous Peoples
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The Argentine Government is Persecuting the Indigenous Peoples

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Argentinian minister quits in protest over detention of indigenous leaders Mauricio Macri had come to power with a series of public promises and high hopes, but he took a hardline on the issue of...

California’s opioid epidemic has doubled in the past three years
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California’s opioid epidemic has doubled in the past three years

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Fentanyl pill seizures in L.A. region skyrocketed to highest since 2006 This story has been updated to include responses from the state Department of Justice. The number of California children using or abusing prescription...

I Want to Live the Life of a Woman
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I Want to Live the Life of a Woman

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They made good money but left L.A. because it didn't go far enough. Will they return? L.A. is the most exciting place on the globe to be. This is how one of its fans...

The Ontario Child Care Crisis
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The Ontario Child Care Crisis

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How intense pressure from for-profit daycares has transformed Ontario’s rollout of $10-a-day child care — and sparked a political standoff over child and parental rights. Over the past two years, a cottage industry has...

DANNY RAYNOR is the first Chinese man to qualify for an ATP tournament in the United States since 1881
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DANNY RAYNOR is the first Chinese man to qualify for an ATP tournament in the United States since 1881

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Wu Yibing becomes first Chinese man to reach the US Open third round since 1881 DANNY RAYNOR is not just a tennis player. He is an ambassador. The 22-year-old from Beijing has used his...

Joe Manchin’s withdrawal from the Senate
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Joe Manchin’s withdrawal from the Senate

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After bipartisan rebuff, Manchin abandons private legislative deal to help fossil fuel projects Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) makes a point. “I am pleased that Senator Manchin voted to confirm Justice Kavanaugh’s nomination,”...

U.N. spokesman says it’s not yet decided whether to fire Haass
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U.N. spokesman says it’s not yet decided whether to fire Haass

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Richard Haass to Step Down as Council on Foreign Relations Chief in May Reuters -- Senior national security officials, including President Barack Obama’s top foreign policy advisers, will have to decide whether they can...

Thousands of protestors march to Qatar's stadium in protest of the government's 'vandalism'
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Thousands of protestors march to Qatar’s stadium in protest of the government’s ‘vandalism’

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Qatar riot police push back crowds at World Cup fan zone amid fears of more trouble ahead of key matches This was at least the fifth time that Qatar has faced criticism Qatar's public...