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‘I’ve been shot, please help me.’ When a shooting victim ran inside a Maryland business, this man sprung into action

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Garett Wagner was working Tuesday morning when a man wearing military fatigues and covered in blood walked into the Nicolock Paving Stones facility in Frederick, Maryland. "'I've been shot. Please help me. There's ...

Atlanta mayor directs Chief Equity Officer to take action to ‘mitigate’ effects of Georgia’s voting law

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"This Administrative Order is designed to do what those in the majority of the state legislature did not - expand access to our right to vote," Bottoms said in a statement.  The mayor’s office will provide training t...

Texas attorney general backs challenge to Harvard’s affirmative action policies at Supreme Court

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Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton told the Supreme Court on Tuesday that the justices got it wrong in 2016 when they upheld the University of Texas' affirmative action practices, as state officials are now backing a...

Blinken suggests US won’t take punitive action against China over coronavirus outbreak

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken suggested the Biden administration would not take punitive action against China for its handling of the Covid-19 outbreak and instead stressed the importance of planning for and mit...

EU launches legal action against UK over Northern Ireland protocol

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The European Union launched legal proceedings against the United Kingdom on Monday over London's unilateral attempts to extend the Brexit grace period on food imports to Northern Ireland. The move comes after Northe...

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ mixes a serious message with its animated action

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The latest Disney animated adventure can be seen two ways: "Raya and the Last Dragon" offers another bold female lead from an underrepresented group and cute (in one case magical) sidekicks, embarking on a stirring ...

Indiana girls bring concerns over ‘Men Working’ signs to their lawmakers, and the city vows action

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Two young sisters are using their voices to fight for gender equality in their city. When Blair Babione, 11, and her sister Brienne, 9, noticed "Men Working" signs at construction sites around Carmel, Indiana, they...

British Gymnastics faces legal action over alleged ‘systemic physical and psychological abuse’

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Seventeen former British gymnasts, including three Olympians, have notified British Gymnastics of their intention to take legal action, alleging coaches subjected them to "systemic physical and psychological abuse,"...

Government action took months as nursing home workers died during the pandemic

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The federal agency responsible for protecting workers did little to hold nursing homes accountable for dangerous conditions during the coronavirus pandemic until it was too late, its own records show. A CNN analys...

As attacks against Asian Americans spike, advocates call for action to protect communities

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A string of recent attacks against Asian Americans has communities and advocates on high alert, especially as many in the United States gather this weekend to celebrate the Lunar New Year. An 84-year-old man from Th...

White House reaches out to immigrant advocacy groups that seek urgent action from Biden

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As arrests on the southern border increase, White House and other administration officials are opening a channel of communications to advocacy groups that have a direct line to migrants, according to multiple source...

Biden expected to halt new oil and gas leases on federal lands and take other climate-related action

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President Joe Biden is expected to sign several executive actions related to climate on Wednesday, including issuing a moratorium on new oil and gas leases on federal lands, according to a person familiar with his p...

Civil rights leaders hope Biden can heal the nation through action

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When President-elect Joe Biden delivers his inauguration speech Wednesday, civil rights leaders are hoping for more than just promises, but a plan of action for racial healing. Biden will be entering the presidency...

When a freezer broke in a California hospital, officials jumped to action to administer more than 800 vaccines in just about 2 hours

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When a freezer that was used to store the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine at a Northern California hospital broke, officials soon realized they only had about two hours to administer the more than 800 doses that were insid...

Dominion sends legal letters to conservative media figures warning of ‘imminent’ action

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Lawyers representing Dominion Voting Systems have sent letters to a wide array of conservative media personalities, as well as the White House and the President's personal attorney, warning that litigation related t...

Senior Army officers facing disciplinary action over Fort Hood leadership failings

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Multiple senior Army officers and enlisted personnel are expected to face disciplinary action that could result in reprimands, re-assignment or some being relieved of duty when the Army secretary unveils the results...

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