January 11, 2024

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Nation & World

US Imposes Sanctions Over Transfer of North Korean Ballistic Missiles to Russia News2america

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. State Department on Thursday imposed sanctions on three Russian entities and one individual involved in the transfer and testing of North Korea’s ballistic missiles for Russia’s use against Ukraine,...
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Amazon’s Audible Is Laying off 5% of Its Workforce, Marking Another Round of Job Cuts in Tech News2america

Amazon-owned online audiobook and podcast service Audible is laying off about 5% of its workforce, marking the third round of job cuts at the e-commerce giant’s businesses this week as the technology industry continues...
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Phoenix Seeks to End Justice Department Probe of Its Police Department Without Court Supervision News2america

PHOENIX (AP) — Phoenix has asked the U.S. Department of Justice to end its two-year civil rights investigation of the city’s police department through an agreement in which it would take recommendations for changes...
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West Virginia Advances Bill Requiring Foundation Distributing Opioid Money to Hold Public Meetings News2america

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — The private foundation in charge of distributing the lion’s share of West Virginia’s hundreds of millions of opioid-settlement dollars would be required to make its proceedings public under a bill...
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Lawsuit Filed Against Harvard, Accusing It of Violating the Civil Rights of Jewish Students News2america

BOSTON (AP) — Several Jewish students have filed a lawsuit against Harvard University, accusing it of becoming “a bastion of rampant anti-Jewish hatred and harassment.” The lawsuit filed Wednesday mirrors others filed since the...
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