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A Bible Burning, a Russian News Agency and a Story Too Good to Check Out

A Bible Burning, a Russian News Agency and a Story Too Good to Check Out

A Bible Burning, a Russian News Agency and a Story Too Good to Check Out A Bible Burning, a Russian News Agency and a Story Too Good to Check Out Mr. Cheong, for instance, does not appear to be in any way complicit. He regularly tweets multiple videos a night from the protests and, he said, “It definitely wasn’t my …

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Two Children Safe After Leaping From Burning Apartment in France

Two Children Safe After Leaping From Burning Apartment in France

Two Children Safe After Leaping From Burning Apartment in France Two Children Safe After Leaping From Burning Apartment in France As a plume of thick black smoke billowed from their burning apartment, a 10-year-old boy dangled a younger child from an open third-floor window, grasping on to the back of his shirt. The apartment’s balcony was engulfed in flames, and …

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Burning Ships in Iran Add to String of Dozens of Explosions and Fires

Burning Ships in Iran Add to String of Dozens of Explosions and Fires

Burning Ships in Iran Add to String of Dozens of Explosions and Fires Burning Ships in Iran Add to String of Dozens of Explosions and Fires A large fire broke out at a shipyard in the southern Iranian port city of Bushehr on Wednesday, burning seven ships and sending plumes of black smoke billowing above the city skyline, according to …

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Germany Criminalizes Burning of E.U. and Other Foreign Flags

Germany Criminalizes Burning of E.U. and Other Foreign Flags

Germany Criminalizes Burning of E.U. and Other Foreign Flags Germany Criminalizes Burning of E.U. and Other Foreign Flags BERLIN — German lawmakers have voted into make the destruction of foreign state flags, including that of the European Union, and the denigration of national anthems punishable by a fine and up to three years in prison, in a relatively rare move …

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‘Quiz’: How ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ became a huge hit in the US before burning out

‘Quiz’: How ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire’ became a huge hit in the US before burning out

Who Wants to be a Millionaire? is having a moment. In the UK, a TV adaptation of James Graham’s theatre play Quiz – itself inspired by the alleged cheating scandal that rocked the game show in September 2001 – is earning rave reviews. In the US, the series, cancelled in 2019, has been revived for an eight-episode season hosted by Jimmy …

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Burning Man Falls Victim to Pandemic

Burning Man Falls Victim to Pandemic

Burning Man, the annual arts event that draws tens of thousands of people to Black Rock Desert and tens of millions of dollars to Northern Nevada’s economy, has joined the list of high-profile gatherings to fall prey to the coronavirus pandemic. Organizers of the event, which was to have been held from Aug. 30 to Sept. 7, announced Friday that …

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