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Afghan Military Deaths Since 2015: More Than 28,000

KABUL, Afghanistan — More than 28,000 Afghan police officers and soldiers have been killed since 2015, the Afghan president revealed this week, breaking with his government’s longstanding suppression of casualty totals. The admission [...]

Mediterranean Death Rate Is Highest Since 2015 Migration Crisis

LONDON — The sea journey between North Africa and Italy is now deadlier than at any point since the peak of the European migration crisis in 2015, even as unauthorized migration along the route has fallen to its lowest level in the [...]

Kerala Flooding: Hundreds Killed in Indian State’s Worst Rains Since 1920s

[unable to retrieve full-text content] The floods have left at least 324 people dead, and hundreds of thousands more have been made homeless. Source: NYT > World

Mnangagwa Wins Zimbabwe’s First Election Since Mugabe’s Fall

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Emmerson Mnangagwa, who seized power last year after the end of Robert Mugabe’s 37-year rule, won a full term over his chief challenger, Nelson Chamisa. Source: NYT > World
A Search for MH370, Missing Since 2014, Ends ‘With a Heavy Heart’
The latest search for MH370 — the Malaysia Airlines plane that disappeared four years ago en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing with 239 people onboard — has ended in failure, the company behind the search said on Tuesday. The company, [...]
The Five Dumbest Things Rudy Giuliani Has Said Since Lunch
total idiot Did we not JUST finish writing you a Rudy Giuliani post about how Rudy Giuliani is almost as bad of a lawyer as Donald Trump and OH MY GOD CAN HE JUST PLEASE SHUT UP AND STOP SAYING THE QUIET PARTS LOUD? Yes, yes we did. And yr [...]
The Top Five Times Rudy Giuliani Was A Batshit Lunatic Since … Oh, Since Last Night
  Did we not just tell Rudy Giuliani to STOP TALKING, FOR THE LOVE OF GOD? We did. And did he take our advice? Right. By now, we all know the drill. No more foreplay, it’s time for your Top 5 Times Rudy Was [...]
Let’s Liveblog Donald Trump Jr.’s Senate Lies, Since There’s Obviously Nothing Else Going On Today
Damn Senate Judiciary Committee Republicans for dumping every document they have on the June 9, 2016, Trump Tower Treason Meeting between Donald Trump Jr., Paul Manafort, Jared Kushner, and a passel of Russian spies, in a clear effort to get [...]
Guess We’ll Liveblog Sarah Huckabee Sanders’s Lying Yip-Yap Session, Since Nothing Else Is Going On
yes it’s time to do this again Hey guys, don’t even know why we’re doing this, since it’s such a SLOW FRIDAY ZZZZZZZZ. But, you know, with America being on fire and everything, and the arsonist in the White House running around enraged [...]
Malala Returns to Pakistan for First Time Since Attack
“I am just 20 years old, but I have seen a lot in life,” she continued with a choked voice, recalling how she grew up in the picturesque Swat region only to watch it slide into extremism and terrorism. “I never wanted to leave my [...]