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The World Health Organization has warned the coronavirus pandemic was likely to be 'lengthy' after its emergency committee met to evaluate the crisis six months after sounding the international alarm

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Things are getting serious in Belarus. Protests against Lukashenko’s apparent rigging of the election across the country. Riot police using tear gas and stun grenades. A police wagon just drove into a crowd of protesters in Minsk. video from indispensable @tutby 

Six French citizens and their local guide and driver were killed Sunday by gunmen riding motorcycles in an area of southwestern Niger home to the last West African giraffes, officials said

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HAVE YOU SEEN HER? LAPD seeking public's help finding missing 7-year-old Ruby Alvarado, last seen Saturday morning

Wild video of ongoing clashes in Belarus between protesters and riot police.

Sen. Schumer: "It's not a stalemate in Congress -- It's that our Republican friends refuse to meet in the middle."

"He doesn't really understand much beyond his talking points," political scientist Christina Greer says about President Trump's recent news conferences. "He fundamentally doesn't understand the difference between a bill, an executive order or memo."

I talked with @feministabulous  about the disproportionate effects of COVID-19 on black Americans, the recent global uprising for civil rights, and the antiracist training required to deconstruct systems that erode freedoms around the world. Give it a look.

Advocates have made strides in getting Native American symbols and names changed in sports, but they say more work needs to be done mainly at the high school level.

A national poll of teachers finds overwhelming trepidation about returning to the physical classroom: • 82% are concerned about returning to in-person teaching • two-thirds prefer to teach primarily remote • 77% are worried about risking their health