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The average U.S. House district encompasses about 590,000 people of voting age. How many of them would you expect to cast a ballot for their representative in Congress? Half? A quarter? In 2020, the representative for Georgia’s 14th Congressional District was effectively chosen by 43,813 people who voted for the winner of the Republican primary
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MOSCOW — Crowds of mourners have gathered at a Moscow church for the funeral of Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny despite a heavy police presence and the threat of detention, a CNN team on the ground reports. Navalny, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s most formidable opponent, died aged 47 in an Arctic prison on February 16,
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AUSTIN (KXAN) – The owner of a North Austin restaurant said no one was hurt went a car crashed into his business Thursday. The driver smashed into the front of the Pho Van restaurant in a shopping center at 8557 Research Boulevard. The vehicle shattered the glass wall and plowed through some tables. KXAN requested
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In 1960, the Congo gained independence from Belgium. Patrice Lumumba was elected prime minister and Joseph Kasavubu president. Within a year, Lumumba was deposed and assassinated. This week on Deconstructed, executive editor of Foreign Affairs and author Stuart Reid joins Ryan Grim to discuss U.S. Cold War paranoia and the plot to assassinate Lumumba. “The
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City health officials say New York City’s child vaccination rates still aren’t up to pre-pandemic levels — reflecting public health officials’ struggles with outreach, even as some states grapple with measles outbreaks. The city has recorded two measles cases so far this year, although both were travel-related and not due to local transmission, the city
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MOSCOW — Crowds of mourners have gathered at a Moscow church for the funeral of Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny despite a heavy police presence and the threat of detention, a CNN team on the ground reports. Navalny, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s most formidable opponent, died aged 47 in an Arctic prison on February 16,
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If you own a newer model Chevrolet Camaro, your car may be at risk of theft. The Los Angeles Police Department said in a news release that on Saturday, officers arrested a minor who had “a key cloning device.” “These devices are about the size of a cell phone and are a programming tool that picks
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CELEBRITIES BORN ON THIS DAY: Justin Bieber, 30; Kesha, 37; Lupita Nyong’o, 41; Ron Howard, 70. Happy Birthday: Set yourself up for success. Put a financial plan in place, and monitor your liabilities versus your assets. A hands-on approach to conducting your daily expenses, routines and lifestyle will give you the power you need and
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