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Vermont passes bill abolishing Columbus Day in favor of Indigenous Peoples’ Day

Vermont passes bill abolishing Columbus Day in favor of Indigenous Peoples’ Day




Abolishing Columbus Day is a trend gaining traction in states nationwide as Americans reckon with the colonization and harm intertwined with the explorer’s legacy.



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Author : By Katie Mettler

Publish date : 2019-04-20 16:16:51

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India’s chief justice accused of sexual harassment

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A former employee of India’s Supreme Court has accused the country’s chief justice of sexual harassment, an accusation that was vehemently denied by the judge



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Publish date : 2019-04-20 16:00:14

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During Easter season, some Russians look to strengthen bonds with Syria’s embattled Christians

During Easter season, some Russians look to strengthen bonds with Syria’s embattled Christians



Russians groups, with the blessing of the Kremlin, have styled themselves as the protectors of Syria’s ancient Christian communities



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Author : Amie Ferris-Rotman

Publish date : 2019-04-20 12:08:36

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Mueller punted his report to a Congress ill-equipped to deal with it

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This Congress is hyperpartisan and hyperfocused on the 2020 election rather than answering big questions about presidential criminality and liability.



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Author : Amber Phillips

Publish date : 2019-04-20 10:00:56

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Wilbur Ross acted wretchedly. But his census decision may be legal.

Wilbur Ross acted wretchedly. But his census decision may be legal.




Or does the commerce secretary’s wretched behavior not alter the fact that Congress has granted to him sufficient discretion over the census?



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Author : George F. Will

Publish date : 2019-04-19 23:49:40

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Heavy rain and storm threat exits region. Tornado causes damage in Reston.

Heavy rain and storm threat exits region. Tornado causes damage in Reston.




The heavy rain, strong wind, and tornado risk has passed.



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Author : Jason Samenow

Publish date : 2019-04-20 02:37:30

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This weekend’s TV listings: ‘Motown 60: A Grammy Celebration,’ etc.

This weekend’s TV listings: ‘Motown 60: A Grammy Celebration,’ etc.



Saturday, April 20 and Sunday, April 21, 2019 | “Restaurant: Impossible” returns.



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Author : Sarah Polus

Publish date : 2019-04-20 05:00:00

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Miss Manners: Courtesy explanation enough when ‘breaking up’ with professionals

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It’s okay to tell a longtime therapist he’s too expensive



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Author : Judith Martin

Publish date : 2019-04-20 04:00:00

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Some colleges receiving the most GI benefits spend the least on educating veterans, report says

Some colleges receiving the most GI benefits spend the least on educating veterans, report says




Veterans Education Success, an advocacy group, found seven of the 10 colleges that receive the most in tuition benefits for veterans spend less than one third of that money on instruction and graduate barely one quarter of students.



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Author : Danielle Douglas-Gabriel

Publish date : 2019-04-19 22:15:14

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Easter play in Brazil shantytown a voice against injustice

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The back streets of Brazil’s biggest shantytown have become the stage for an Easter passion play that mirrors the realities faced by its residents.



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Author : Associated Press

Publish date : 2019-04-20 03:45:25

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