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Iran's President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says protesters are not a group
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Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says protesters are not a group

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Alan

Iran to face Western geopolitical rivals in World Cup as backlash mounts over its protest crackdown By Peter Symonds, BBC World Service The Iranian government, widely seen as the major player in determining the...

Drug Trafficking and Gang Violence
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Drug Trafficking and Gang Violence

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Alan

Op-Ed: Don't let Adderall scarcity trigger a repeat of the opioid epidemic The drug abuse debate has raged since the 1980s, when methadone was brought to millions and heroin was introduced and quickly proliferated....

Kanye West: The Art of Self-Destruction
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Kanye West: The Art of Self-Destruction

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Alan

MRC pulls Kanye West doc: 'We cannot support any content that amplifies his platform' The MRC has reportedly pulled a documentary about Kanye West from its schedule as a publicity stunt. In a statement...

The Future of the Next Generation
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The Future of the Next Generation

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Alan

Op-Ed: The neglect of younger voters is a lost opportunity for political parties The political parties in Australia are failing to reach out to the younger generation, and this is an issue that should...

California’s Latino House candidate is running against a far-right candidate
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California’s Latino House candidate is running against a far-right candidate

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Alan

California Sen. Alex Padilla is campaigning hard — just not for himself. In a nearly $1 million ad blitz this week in state House Speaker-elect Mike Gipson’s race, Padilla is running against a far-right...

Lupita Nyong’o at the 2018 Oscars
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Lupita Nyong’o at the 2018 Oscars

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Alan

What Lupita Nyong’o and Eric Adams Wore to the Party Lupita Nyong’o (center) made a short, but memorable speech on Friday as part of the 2018 Oscars. (Photo: Kevin Winter/ Getty Images for the...

The GOP Tax Bill Is Not a Tax Cut Bill
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The GOP Tax Bill Is Not a Tax Cut Bill

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Alan

Op-Ed: No one really has any clue about what's going to happen in the midterms and what the real long-term effects are of the GOP tax bill now being rammed through the senate …...

The California Pension System Is in the Hands of a Democratic Governor
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The California Pension System Is in the Hands of a Democratic Governor

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Alan

Commentary: A fight for power in Sacramento tests boundaries of campaign finance law Two recent developments may alter the power dynamic in Sacramento, potentially affecting the battle over control of the state's public pension...

Nadal says he's disappointed to miss the Australian Open
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Nadal says he’s disappointed to miss the Australian Open

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Alan

'An important part of my life is leaving too,' says emotional Rafael Nadal. "I like to win, but I would like to win a couple of good tournaments and also lose a few." The...

Generational Gaps in American Politics and Public Life Could Be the Worst They've Been in a Decade
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Generational Gaps in American Politics and Public Life Could Be the Worst They’ve Been in a Decade

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Alan

Op-Ed: Gen Z's pragmatic politics could be a key to ending polarization By Bill Chappell, The Daily Sentinel Jan. 12, 2018 Meredith and Eric Kandel share a laugh at a recent New Year's Eve...