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UN holds emergency session on Somalia's political crisis 09/17/2021 07:04pm • UNITED NATIONS (AP) The U.N. Security Council held emergency consultations Friday on Somalias worsening political crisis, which could threaten long-delayed national elections and further destabilize the east Africa region Britains U.N. Ambassador Barbara Woodward, who called for the closed Showtime's 'The Circus' resumes — but has circus left town? Showtime's 'The Circus' resumes but has circus left town? 09/17/2021 12:26pm • NEW YORK (AP) What does The Circus do when the circus has left town? That's the pithy question that comes to mind upon learning that the Showtime political series opens its seventh season on Sunday, when consumer interest in political news has dropped sharply with the end of Donald Trump's Q&A: Jeff Ament feels alive again with Pearl Jam's return Q&A: Jeff Ament feels alive again with Pearl Jam's return 09/17/2021 10:22am • Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament came out of the bands pandemic sabbatical which he spent recording a solo album, painting and he dabbled in Olympics analysis with his friend Kenny Mayne to catch some live music this summer. He saw Guns N Roses and Brandi Carlile rocking the stage and Cuba begins vaccinating children as young as 2 Cuba begins vaccinating children as young as 2 09/16/2021 05:38pm • HAVANA (AP) Sitting on her mothers lap, 2-year-old Luca looked at the illustrations in her book while around her several children watched the doctors in white coats and nurses with thermometers in amazement. In an adjoining room, Danielito, also 2, sniffled while getting a shot as a clown t Haiti PM, under fire, addresses evidence in leader's slaying Haiti PM, under fire, addresses evidence in leader's slaying 09/16/2021 04:50pm • PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) The office of Haitian Prime Minister Ariel Henry issued its first public statement Thursday about evidence authorities say they have of phone calls between him and a key suspect in the presidential assassination, saying he received countless calls from people concerned MassMutual fined for failing to monitor GameStop saga star MassMutual fined for failing to monitor GameStop saga star 09/16/2021 12:45pm • NEW YORK (AP) Massachusetts regulators are fining MassMutual $4 million and ordering it to overhaul its social-media policies after accusing the company of failing to supervise an employee whose online cheerleading of GameStop's stock helped launch the frenzy that shook Wall Street earlier this Lawsuit seeks $1M after Michigan teacher cuts girl's hair Lawsuit seeks $1M after Michigan teacher cuts girl's hair 09/16/2021 12:12pm • MOUNT PLEASANT, Mich. (AP) The father of a 7-year-old Michigan girl whose hair was cut by a teacher without her parents permission has filed a $1 million lawsuit against the school district, a librarian and a teacher's assistant. The lawsuit was filed Tuesday in federal court in Grand Rapids Democrats call oil giants to testify on climate campaign Democrats call oil giants to testify on climate campaign 09/16/2021 10:18am • WASHINGTON (AP) Congressional Democrats are calling top executives at ExxonMobil and other oil giants to testify at a House hearing as lawmakers investigate what they say is a long-running, industry-wide campaign to spread disinformation about the role of fossil fuels in causing global warming. Democrats push for changes to California recall efforts Democrats push for changes to California recall efforts 09/15/2021 08:39pm • SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) California Gov. Gavin Newsom handily defeated a recall election that could have removed him from office, but his Democratic allies in the Legislature already are seeking changes that could make it harder to mount such a challenge in the future. Those changes could include Haiti faces fresh instability as PM comes under scrutiny Haiti faces fresh instability as PM comes under scrutiny 09/15/2021 05:53pm • PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) Haitis government is starting to crumble as Prime Minister Ariel Henry faces increased scrutiny from authorities investigating the presidents slaying, with Henry firing the justice minister late Wednesday, just hours after another top official resigned and accuse Democrats could change 'weaponized' California recall system Democrats could change 'weaponized' California recall system 09/15/2021 05:25pm • SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) Hours after California Gov. Gavin Newsom beat back a recall election that could have cost him his job, his fellow Democrats in the state Legislature said Wednesday that they will push for changes to make it more difficult to challenge a sitting governor. That could includ Here's everything we know about the Sept. 18 right-wing rally in DC Here's everything we know about the Sept. 18 right-wing rally in DC 09/15/2021 01:01am • The September 18 right-wing rally in Washington, DC, has brought a new wave of concern about more potential violence on Capitol Hill as law enforcement prepares for a variety of scenarios. But it remains unclear how many protesters plan to attend. And the rally is taking place on a Saturday, when Skiers might be at lower risk for anxiety, study finds Skiers might be at lower risk for anxiety, study finds 09/15/2021 12:46am • Slaloms through snow are a winter staple for some, but they might have mental health benefits, too. Skiers had a nearly 60% lower risk of getting diagnosed with anxiety disorders compared to non-skiers, according to a study published Friday in the journal Frontiers in Psychiatry. Mental health Venezuela names US fugitive to team negotiating with foes Venezuela names US fugitive to team negotiating with foes 09/14/2021 06:21pm • MIAMI (AP) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is seeking to add to a new member to his team negotiating in Mexico with his political opponents an ally jailed in Cape Verde awaiting extradition to the U.S. on money laundering charges. Alex Saab will be incorporated into the government delega Haiti prosecutor seeks to charge PM in killing, is replaced Haiti prosecutor seeks to charge PM in killing, is replaced 09/14/2021 03:10pm • PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) A new chief prosecutor was sworn in Tuesday just hours after his predecessor asked a judge to charge Prime Minister Ariel Henry in the slaying of the president and to bar him from leaving Haiti, a move that could further destabilize a country roiled by turmoil followin
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