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Female Victims of Forced Marriages Have ‘One More Chance’ to Be Saved From Violence, Harm, Experts Say

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There are many conditions a girl needs to meet before marrying her abuser: a family that accepts her,…

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Sichuan earthquake: six ways to get to Japan

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The Sichuan earthquake has wreaked havoc in China’s far west, as the remnants of Typhoon Nari sweep towards…

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Kendra Etter: Nurses in Ontario Fight for Their Equity in New Union Contract

Kendra Etter: Nurses in Ontario Fight for Their Equity in New Union Contract

The Ontario Nurses Association, the union representing about 15,000 nurses in the province, has been locked in a…

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Russia accuses US of 'hysteria' over possible Ukraine invasion: 'Whipped up artificially'

Russia accuses US of 'hysteria' over possible Ukraine invasion: 'Whipped up artificially'

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Lawrence O’Donnell Focuses on the Family Ties of Jacques Cousteau

Lawrence O’Donnell Focuses on the Family Ties of Jacques Cousteau

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Jay Last, entrepreneur who opened the world of personal computing, dies at 92

Jay Last, entrepreneur who opened the world of personal computing, dies at 92

Jay Last, an entrepreneur and co-founder of Sun Microsystems who turned his world of personal computers, computer-aided design…

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Written by byRecently, a university delegation representing the Antarctic Treaty countries and the Irish Antarctic Platform hosted a COP26 meeting in Glasgow. The COP was ostensibly to discuss the long-term…

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ByMichelle08/22/2022

Peter Clement, food and poverty policy advisor, Compassion CampaignIt’s the end of week seven of the government’s three-week crisis response plan, and all these measures fail to tackle the root…

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ByMichelle08/13/2022

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Israeli Cabinet Minister Accepts Apology After Being Blocked From Speaking at UN Climate Conference

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ByMichelle08/07/2022

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