Frank, a homeless man sits in his tent with a river view in Portland, Ore., on Saturday, June 5, 2021. Until a year ago, the…
Last year, a portion of its downtown was consumed by nightly protests that often turned violent and resulted in clashes with federal agents
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Sat, 06/19/2021 - 07:20 AM
Juneteenth Becomes a Federal Holiday in the US
African Americans traditionally celebrate and reflect on the anniversary of the announcement that ended slavery in America
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Sat, 06/19/2021 - 03:11 AM
PHOENIX, AZ - JUNE 17: The sun rises behind saguaro cacti at Papago Park on June 17, 2021 in Phoenix, Arizona. The National…
US experiencing varying, but intense weather conditions
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Sat, 06/19/2021 - 02:07 AM
LGBTQ participants march in downtown to recognize the rich culture of Washington, Saturday, June 12, 2021, in Washington. (AP…
An increasing number of companies have adopted Pride-themed logos and branding, with varying degrees of support for the movement
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Sat, 06/19/2021 - 01:48 AM
FILE - In this May 24, 2021 file photo Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti speaks a press conference at Los Angeles International…
Coalition is led by mayors of Los Angeles and Denver
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Sat, 06/19/2021 - 12:05 AM
FILE - Myanmar soldiers walk along a street during a protest against the military coup in Yangon, Myanmar, Feb. 28, 2021.
General Assembly resolution also urges military to respect November election results and release political detainees
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 06:34 PM
FILE - In this Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2021 file photo, President-elect Joe Biden and his wife, Jill Biden, attend Mass at the…
Bishops approve drafting of 'teaching document' that many of them hope will rebuke Catholic politicians for receiving Communion despite their support for abortion rights
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 06:05 PM
Kendria Brown, a nurse with DC health, vaccinates a woman with the J & J COVID-19 vaccine, Thursday, May 6, 2021, at The REACH…
But president's goal of having 70% of Americans at least partially vaccinated by July 4 may fall short
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 05:40 PM
U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to the media before boarding Air Force One at Geneva airport, as he leaves Geneva after the U.S…
Biden reclaims central US role among allies
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 04:03 PM
FILE - In this June 19, 2020, file photo, demonstrators march through downtown Orlando, Fla., during a Juneteenth event…
They sought to clarify their policies on the observance with less than a business day's notice
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 02:46 PM
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres smiles while speaking to the media as U.N. General Assembly appointed him for a second five-year term from January 1, 2022, in New York City, New York, U.S., June 18, 2021.
UN member states approve another 5-year term for Secretary-General Antonio Guterres
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 12:08 PM
A protester shouts slogans during a rally outside the Chinese consulate in Metro Manila, Philippines on Friday, May 7, 2021…
The Ronald Reagan Carrier Strike Group entered the South China Sea this week, China sent an intelligence-gathering ship and a maritime patrol aircraft, one report says
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 05:52 AM
Jersey City Holds Its First Mural Festival – and It’s an Explosion of Color
More than 70 artists showcased their art pieces on more than 50 walls
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 03:16 AM
FILE - U.S. President Joe Biden speaks in the State Dining Room at the White House in Washington.
Experts say the devil is in the details … and there are a lot of details
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 03:14 AM
(FILES) In this file photo taken on March 05, 2021, A 'we are hiring sign' in front of the Buya restaurant in Miami, Florida. -…
The prospect of the Fed raising interest rates in the distant horizon has investors wondering what it is worried about
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Fri, 06/18/2021 - 03:11 AM