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At Ohio rally, Trump seeks to head off blue wave

Republican Congressional candidate Troy Balderson reaches for President Donald Trump as he speaks at a rally at Olentangy Orange High School in Lewis Center, Ohio, on Aug. [...]
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A #MeToo Reckoning in China’s Workplace Amid Wave of Accusations

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A series of gripping letters describing abuse and harassment by journalists, intellectuals and charity leaders has lit up the Chinese internet and enlivened the country’s fledgling #MeToo movement. Source: [...]
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Heat Wave Scorches Sweden as Wildfires Rage in the Arctic Circle

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] High temperatures and low rainfall have fueled fires across the country. Elsewhere in Europe, drought in Britain and Ireland has exposed ancient structures. Source: NYT > World
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U.K. ‘Heat Wave’? Irish ‘Drought’? Unfamiliar Words for Unfamiliar Times

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] Countries known for rain and greenery are seeing parched fields and looming water restrictions. Farmers are struggling to keep livestock and crops alive. Source: NYT > World
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‘Educator spring’ spawns wave of teacher candidates

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Angry educators are flooding down-ballot races in the wake of recent red-state teacher strikes, accelerating the Democratic Party’s rebuilding process at the statehouse level and raising the prospect of legislative gains after years of decline. Nearly [...]
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Spain’s Migrant Wave Grows, Even as Europe’s Subsides

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[unable to retrieve full-text content] The new Socialist government in Madrid has waded straight into Europe’s migration crisis, winning praise but facing pressure over a growing influx. Source: NYT > World
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Trump predicts ‘big red wave’ after Tuesday night’s primaries

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“Great night for Republicans! Congratulations to John Cox on a really big number in California. He can win,” President Donald Trump wrote on Twitter. | Saul Loeb/Getty [...]
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Karachi Journal: Looking for a Bit of Shade as Intense Heat Wave Hits Karachi

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KARACHI, Pakistan — Heat waves have become common this time of year in Karachi, Pakistan’s sprawling seaside port city. Still, the latest one caught its 20 million residents off guard. It was all anyone here could talk about last [...]
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Cambridge Analytica Pretending To Go Away Now, Everybody Wave ‘BYE-BYE!’ Like This Is A Real Thing!

4 months ago | 0 comment
TOUGH BREAK for Trump campaign data firm/likely Russia co-conspirator Cambridge Analytica and its parent company SCL Group, both of which are SHUTTING DOWN and GOING AWAY FOREVER, after a whistleblower named Chris Wylie started blowing whistles about [...]
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How a New Wave of Female Candidates Is Training to Fight the Trolls

5 months ago | 0 comment
Kim Weaver first saw the Facebook post during an otherwise normal work meeting in Des Moines. “Just wait till the day of the rope, when traitors like you get what you deserve,” a Twitter user had written to Weaver, then a [...]