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M 4.8 – 127 km WNW of Naha, Japan

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.8 – 127 km WNW of Naha, Japan Time 2022-09-01 02:02:55 UTC 2022-09-01 02:02:55 UTC at epicenter Location 26.736°N 126.537°E…

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Ocean heat reached all-time high in 2021, report finds

Ocean heat content, global sea levels and greenhouse gas concentrations all reached record highs in 2021, according to the State of the Climate report published…

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Democrat Mary Peltola defeats Sarah Palin in Alaska special election

Democrat Mary Peltola on Wednesday won the special election to represent Alaska’s lone U.S. House seat, per the Alaska Division of Elections. Why it matters:…

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The United Nations says crimes against humanity may have happened in China’s Xinjiang

The United Nations human rights chief has released a long-delayed report, concluding that “serious” human rights violations have been committed against Uyghurs and other minorities…

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Trump responds to DOJ filing

Former President Trump issued a defiant response Wednesday evening to the Department of Justice’s filing indicating it has evidence classified documents were “likely concealed and…

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UN report finds “serious human rights violations” in Xinjiang

The UN Human Rights Office of the High Commissioner released a long-awaited report Wednesday detailing the Chinese government’s “serious human rights violations” in Xinjiang, which…

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M 5.5 – south of the Fiji Islands

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 5.5 – south of the Fiji Islands Time 2022-08-31 21:45:04 UTC 2022-08-31 21:45:04 UTC at epicenter Location 21.560°S 175.598°E Depth…

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25 years ago, Princess Diana’s shocking death became one of the first viral moments

NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with Tina Brown, author of The Palace Papers, about the lasting impact of Lady Diana’s death 25 years later. Source: https://www.npr.org/2022/08/31/1120355480/25-years-ago-princess-diana-s-shocking-death-became-one-of-the-first-viral-momen…

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Former Australian Prime Minister blames Fox News for America’s polarized politics

Why are American politics so polarized now? NPR’s Ari Shapiro speaks with former Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull about why he blames Rupert Murdoch, the…

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This Ukrainian grandmother is rebelling against the war-time beach ban

In Ukraine’s most popular summer destination, a 90-year-old grandmother encourages a rebellion against a war-time beach ban, swimming despite the threat of fines – and…

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Fukushima could provide insight into a potential nuclear disaster in Ukraine

Some experts fear the nuclear power plant in Zaporizhzhia, Ukraine, could meltdown in a way similar to what happened in Fukushima, Japan, over a decade…

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MOM’s Organic Market workers vote to unionize Baltimore-area store

MOM’s Organic Market boasts its values on walls and placards throughout its stores. Among the images of small farms, from which the company sources organic…

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Heat waves are literally killing UPS workers

“As blistering heat waves swept across the United States this summer, breaking temperature records and placing millions under heat advisories and warnings,” Livia Albeck-Ripka writes…

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‘After Blue’ is the Hair-Raising Sci-Fi Acid Western of your Dreams

Listen. This one isn’t going to be for everyone. But if you’re a freak who loves goop and Gucci rifles, you’d do well to visit…

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M 4.7 – south of the Mariana Islands

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.7 – south of the Mariana Islands Time 2022-08-31 17:14:47 UTC 2022-08-31 17:14:47 UTC at epicenter Location 11.895°N 142.314°E Depth…

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The Newest Drought Victim in Texas: Cotton

As droughts continue to sweep across the United States, Texas is in a precarious position. The state’s incredibly dry conditions are taking a toll on…

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Inside the U.S. response to Iran on the draft nuclear deal

The U.S. told Iran through EU mediators that linking the UN investigation of Iran’s undeclared nuclear activity to the reimplementation of the 2015 nuclear deal…

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Nuclear plant inspections, normally routine, become harrowing in a war zone in Ukraine

The international atomic watchdog has been to some of the world’s toughest locations, but nothing quite like Europe’s largest nuclear power plant in an active…

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Amid Pakistan wreckage, UN chief warns against ‘sleepwalking toward’ planetary ‘destruction’

This story originally appeared in Common Dreams on Aug. 30, 2022. It is shared here under a Creative Commons license. As Pakistan and the United…

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FDA authorizes Omicron boosters

The Food and Drug Administration on Wednesday authorized updated versions of COVID-19 vaccines from Pfizer and Moderna that are tailored to be more effective against…

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Major Snap restructuring to include 20% layoffs, product pullbacks

Snap Inc. CEO Evan Spiegel told staff in a memo on Wednesday that the company will undergo a major restructuring that includes a 20% reduction…

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M 4.6 – 22 km W of Kalat, Pakistan

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.6 – 22 km W of Kalat, Pakistan Time 2022-08-31 12:36:44 UTC 2022-08-31 12:36:44 UTC at epicenter Location 28.990°N 66.370°E…

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