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Armed protesters march through Richmond decrying proposed gun control bills

traveler1116/iStock(RICHMOND, Va.) — Armed with rifles, tactical gear and homemade posters, thousands of gun rights activists hit the streets of Richmond, Va., Monday to protest the state’s proposed gun control laws. Lobby Day went off with no major violent incidents in the morning despite threats from armed militias and white

World News

Prince Harry makes first comments on split from royal family

Chris Jackson/Getty Images for Sentebale(LONDON) — Prince Harry has made his first public comments about the decision he and his wife Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, made to no longer be “working members” of Britain’s royal family. “The decision that I have made for my wife and I to step

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Climate change and economic inequality loom large as the powerful descend on Davos

astra490/iStock(DAVOS, Switzerland) — The world’s political and economic elite are descending on the small Swiss Alps town of Davos this week for the annual World Economic Forum meeting where they hope to set this year’s “global, regional and industry agendas.” Approximately 3,000 people will be attending this year — from

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Human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus reported in China

nopparit/iStock(NEW YORK) — The new coronavirus that has infected more than 200 people in China has been transmitted between humans, according to Chinese health authorities. Zhong Nanshan, who heads up China’s National Health Commission, told Xinhua News Agency, China’s official state-run news organization, that two cases of human-to-human transmission had

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astra490/iStock(DAVOS, Switzerland) — The world’s political and economic elite are descending on the small Swiss Alps town of Davos this week for the annual World Economic Forum meeting where they hope to set this year’s “global, regional and industry agendas.” Approximately 3,000 people will be attending this year — fromRead More →

Showtime(LOS ANGELES) — It’s been a long time coming but thanks to Showtime, Mo’Nique has officially set a brand-new stand-up comedy special. Premiering on February 7, Showtime will air Mo’s first major comedy special in ten years: Mo’Nique & Friends: Live From Atlanta. Filmed at Atlanta’s Variety Playhouse, the hour-longRead More →

nopparit/iStock(NEW YORK) — The new coronavirus that has infected more than 200 people in China has been transmitted between humans, according to Chinese health authorities. Zhong Nanshan, who heads up China’s National Health Commission, told Xinhua News Agency, China’s official state-run news organization, that two cases of human-to-human transmission hadRead More →