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Fireworks in California: The Fireworks of the Future
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Fireworks in California: The Fireworks of the Future

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Column: California wildfires to Florida hurricanes, how the rich game climate change The California fires have reached a record-breaking level of violence as they continue to spread across the entire state. The most destructive...

Ontario’s Liberal government is putting a focus on for-profit child-care providers
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Ontario’s Liberal government is putting a focus on for-profit child-care providers

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How intense pressure from for-profit daycares has transformed Ontario’s rollout of $10-a-day child care — and sparked a political standoff. For-profit child-care companies have opened thousands of child-care centres across the province over the...

Taylor Swift's Best Albums of 2016
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Taylor Swift’s Best Albums of 2016

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Here's how Taylor Swift's prolific run of albums stacks up against the all-time greats. Taylor Swift is a pop star, and she has an album for every mood: from wistful, dreamy nostalgia to jubilant,...

Carlos Alcaraz beat Marin Cilic 5-4 in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open
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Carlos Alcaraz beat Marin Cilic 5-4 in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Open

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Carlos Alcaraz reaches US Open quarterfinal with late-night win against Marin Cilic SAN FRANCISCO — Carlos Alcaraz reached the No. 2 spot on Thursday with a late-night victory against Marin Cilic in the quarterfinals...

Toronto’s Municipal Bill Passes Despite Backlash from Quebec’s Parti Québécois
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Toronto’s Municipal Bill Passes Despite Backlash from Quebec’s Parti Québécois

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Toronto council backs fight against Quebec’s Bill 21, calling it ‘contrary to the values of Torontonians and Canadians’ MONTREAL – Quebec City, Canada, May 25, 2019 – Toronto council voted 11-2 in favor of...

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves the largest conservation and restoration project in North Carolina's history
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The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers approves the largest conservation and restoration project in North Carolina’s history

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In 'momentous' act, regulators approve demolition of four Klamath River dams The federal government Wednesday approved the largest conservation and restoration project in North Carolina's history. It will restore the Klamath River watershed to...

“Wendell & Wild” — The First Film To Have Jordan Peele As Director
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“Wendell & Wild” — The First Film To Have Jordan Peele As Director

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Review: Henry Selick and Jordan Peele collaborate for rewarding and offbeat 'Wendell & Wild' “Wendell & Wild,” an original and entertaining science-fiction comedy from director Henry Selick and writer/director/producer Jordan Peele, is the first...

The Bolivian Presidential Election: The Two Men
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The Bolivian Presidential Election: The Two Men

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Brazil's Lula and Bolsonaro are about to face off again. What you need to know to prepare your defenses This time, the two men will square off in front of an audience of millions...

The African Union’s COP24 is a chance to make big promises
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The African Union’s COP24 is a chance to make big promises

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Opinion: 'Africa's COP' made some big promises. Here's how to deliver them. The last time Africans got together to tackle climate change was two decades ago, in Kigali, Rwanda. But in the last couple...

Novak Djokovic wins his 15th grand slam singles title in Astana
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Novak Djokovic wins his 15th grand slam singles title in Astana

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Novak Djokovic defeats Stefanos Tsitsipas in Astana Open final to win his 90th career ATP title, 6-0, 7-5 (10/8) Novak Djokovic made his first French Open semi-final since 2015 Novak Djokovic extended his win...