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Former Brazil President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva’s convictions in the Carwash corruption probe were annulled, clearing the way for the leftist leader to run again

BREAKING: Iowa Gov. Reynolds signs into law a Republican-backed bill that makes it harder to vote early; shortens early voting period from 29 days to 20; voting sites will close at 8 p.m. rather than 9 p.m.

Happy International Women’s Day - especially to Meghan Markle and to any other woman whose had to set difficult boundaries with family while being vulnerable and courageous enough to ask for help. #BelieveWomen 

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Biden has granted temporary legal status to up to 320,000 Venezuelans

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#BREAKING : The Los Angeles Police Department is asking for the public's help locating an 11-month-old girl who was allegedly kidnapped by a stranger on Sunday night. IT TAKES 2 SECONDS TO SHARE!

Republicans in the Georgia Senate narrowly passed a sweeping elections omnibus bill that would eliminate no-excuse absentee voting.

@Richmond46 , senior adviser to President Biden, speaks with @Elaine_Quijano  about racism against Asian Americans: "We cannot let people single Americans out just because of how they look or where they're from...We should all hold hands and stand up and fight back against that"

BREAKING: CBS News has learned that the number of unaccompanied migrant children in @CustomsBorder  custody has nearly tripled in the last 2 weeks. The current number of children in CBP custody is the highest in the agency's history, a former DHS official t @cbsmireyalls  CBS. reports

It's not enough to not be tweeting we must be actively anti-tweeting


Scoops of the Day

FLASHBACK: "I wish a lot of luck to Harry cause he's gonna need it."

U Khin Maung Latt, an National League for Democracy official, died in custody after arrest by Myanmar security forces in Yangon. His family was reportedly told he had died "after fainting." Photos show a bloodstained cloth around the 58-year-old's head.

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"𝙃𝙤𝙬 𝙢𝙪𝙘𝙝 𝙢𝙤𝙧𝙚 𝙘𝙖𝙣 𝙬𝙚 𝙖𝙡𝙡𝙤𝙬 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙈𝙮𝙖𝙣𝙢𝙖𝙧 𝙢𝙞𝙡𝙞𝙩𝙖𝙧𝙮 𝙩𝙤 𝙜𝙚𝙩 𝙖𝙬𝙖𝙮 𝙬𝙞𝙩𝙝?" @UN  Special Envoy@SchranerBurgen1  urges the UN Security Council to take action to stop the violence and restore democracy in #Myanmar  MM .

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No title. No security. And multiple conversations about how dark Archie was going to be? I can’t. I cannot.

Where is the outrage at another “Covid Bill” where 90% of the money doesn’t even go Covid? Republicans and Democrats should be ashamed...but they aren’t because they get away with it.

To recap, Tyler Perry provided security after the Royal family no longer would.

Breaking News: Fully vaccinated people can have small gatherings indoors with other vaccinated people but should continue to wear masks in public, the CDC said.

#Myanmar : We are deeply concerned about the fate of some 200 peaceful protestors – incl. women – who have been cordoned by security forces in Yangon, and may be at risk of arrest or ill-treatment. We urge the police to immediately allow them to leave safely and without reprisals.

I demand that International Men's Day should also be celebrated: BJP MP Sonal Mansingh in Rajya Sabha

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The tide has turned at Amazon in Alabama completely in the union’s favor. Biden’s support was a game changer - I’ve never seen anything like it


Scoops of the Week

Congrats to @NiallOfficial  who has just won the RTÉ Choice Music Prize Irish Song of the Year 2020 with No Judgement 🙌 #rtechoiceprize  @RTE2fm  @RTEplayer  @choicemusicprize 

"That looked like a bird!" Watch the amazing moment a murmuration of starlings took on the shape of a giant bird over Lough Ennell in Co Westmeath.

Trying to fight the massive civil-disobedience movement, the Myanmar junta is now threatening to fire civil servants if they don't return to work by Monday. That's hardly going to win converts to the legitimacy of the coup.

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Dr. Sasa says he was with Aung San Suu Kyi on the morning of February 1, when a military coup took over Myanmar’s government. He tells me he had to dress as a taxi driver to escape, and it took him three days and three nights to reach relative safety.

K-pop sensation @bts_bighit  scooped the 2020 Global Recording Artist of the Year Award from @IFPI_org 

BTS named world's best-selling artists of 2020

The "QAnon Shaman" of the January 6th attack on the Capitol tells his story for the first time from jail, as he faces up to 20 years behind bars. Jacob Chansley spoke with @60Minutes +'s @LaurieSegallCNN 

President Biden promised to end forever wars. But his administration has yet to take meaningful action.

BREAKING: Senate passes $1.9T coronavirus relief package that includes $1,400 checks, $300/wk jobless benefits through summer, a child allowance of up to $3,600 for one year, $350B for state aid, $34B to expand ACA subsidies, $14B for vaccine distribution.

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This stat blew my mind: do public health measures like social distancing, mask wearing and hand-washing really reduce the transmission of viral respiratory illnesses? Uh, yes.

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