The Old Man of Venice

The Old Man of Venice

In Venice, a Young Boatman Steers a Course of His Own The old man, tall as a mast, lean and wiry, sat in the bow of the boat, his long beard flowing down over…

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U.S. administration refuses to make any deal for Haitians

U.S. administration refuses to make any deal for Haitians

As temporary protected status settlement talks stall, more than 250,000 risk deportationThe group, which includes more than 250,000…

11/27/20222 min read
Maine’s Facebook page is still getting new followers

Maine’s Facebook page is still getting new followers

Saad Amer Mobilizes Voters With Celebrities and Instagram FiltersThis post contains affiliate links. Click here to read my…

12/27/20212 min read
4 facts about Orange County crime that residents say should be addressed

4 facts about Orange County crime that residents say should be addressed

In one of Orange County’s safest cities, voters still think about crime. So do Republican campaigns for Senate…

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Ottawa’s ice hockey rules are relaxed after a weekend of heavy rain and snow

Ottawa’s ice hockey rules are relaxed after a weekend of heavy rain and snow

Toronto relaxes COVID-19 rink rules as winter activities move ‘toward normal’The state’s coronavirus guidelines were loosened Friday to…

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The Role of Humans in the Degradation of Nature

The Role of Humans in the Degradation of Nature

Op-Ed: How the U.S. came to protect the natural world — and exploit it at the same time…

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Yellowstone National Park Reopens to Visitors

Yellowstone National Park Reopens to Visitors

Yellowstone Reopens a Key Gateway After Devastating June FloodingPosted on April 27, 2018When the massive flooding and landslides…

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US congress votes to allow US taxpayers to support the 2022 World Cup

US congress votes to allow US taxpayers to support the 2022 World Cup

ByRachel11/16/20222 min read

Paris joins big screen boycott of World Cup games from Qatar and says US is at least partly to blameTensions run through the Westgate, the World Cup stadium that is…

Live Election Results: The highest number of people to die on Election Day

Live Election Results: The highest number of people to die on Election Day

ByRachel11/13/2022

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The Man Who Impersonated a Famous Stanford Student

The Man Who Impersonated a Famous Stanford Student

ByRachel11/05/2022

A man pretended to be a student at Stanford. He got away with it for nearly a year, and then he was caught. Now the Stanford administration is telling him…

Los Angeles’s History of Blacks and Latinos

Los Angeles’s History of Blacks and Latinos

ByRachel10/29/2022

Op-Ed: L.A.’s history of Latino-Black political conflict? It’s a curiously short taleThe following Op-Ed by Ricardo Tresguerres, the author of “Mexican-Black History: A Brief History of Latinos in California, 1950-2000,”…