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The United Nations said Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates were only paying a "modest proportion" of the hundreds of millions of dollars they promised five months ago to help the ongoing crisis in Yemen on Thursday, according to Reuters. UN aid chief Mark Lowcock said both nations promised $750 million at a fundraising event in February, but so far Saudi Arabia has only paid $121.7 million and the UAE around $195 million. Riyadh has been leading a military coalition in the…

Police said two "waddling vagrants" were found at a Wellington sushi shop this week after an employee heard them cooing behind kitchen equipment, according to Deutsche Welle. The worker said he heard a "cooing, humming" sound and found the two hiding underneath the grill section of the sushi shop where it was warm. “This was not the first report police received about the fishy birds," Constable John Zhu said about the little blue penguins. The two were first spotted outside the Wellington

Former host of The Daily Show turned 9/11 first responder advocate blasted Sen.Rand Paul after he blocked a vote to permanently reauthorize the 9/11 Victims Compensation Fund on Thursday, according to The Boston Globe. The fund provides necessary financial assistance to the first responders who were at Ground Zero on September 11th and are now experiencing medical issues related to that work. Paul prevented the Senate from voting to approve the bill through unanimous consent due to its cost and

The Los Angeles Sentinel Newspaper won four 2019 Merit Awards during the National Newspaper Publishers Association’s (NNPA) convention held June 25-29, in Cincinnati, Ohio, as the organization celebrated 192 years of the Black Press.

President Donald Trump says a US ship "destroyed" an Iranian drone on Thursday. He said the drone came within 1,000

Congresswoman Karen Bass on July 13, led a group of panelists who are members of the House Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime in a hearing on criminal justice reform at the FAME Renaissance Center in Los Angeles. Hundreds of witnesses gathered at the center to hear about problems individuals face inside and outside the prison system and also to hear viable solutions. Special guests included John Harriel, a facilitator of reentry program, 2nd Call, Susan Burton, co-founder of A New Way of Life, and…

Three men were sentenced to death and another to life in prison over the murder of two Scandinavian women who were traveling in Morocco on Thursday, according to BBC News. Abdelsamad al-Joud, Younes Ouziad, and Rashid Afati were convicted of murdering Norweigan national Maren Ueland, 28, and Danish national Louisa Jespersen, 24; while a fourth man, Abderrahmane Khayali, was sentenced to life in prison at the anti-terrorism court in Salé. The young tourists' bodies were uncovered in a remote area

Assembly member Mike A. Gipson (D-Carson) will host a transformational one-day conference “Saving Our Sons” for boys of color in middle school and high school, drop-outs, wards of the court, continuation school students, youth on probation and those residing in foster and group homes.

Newly unsealed FBI documents revealed longtime personal lawyer to President Donald Trump Michael Cohen made hush payments to Stormy Daniels after calls between Trump, his aide Hope HIcks, and other executives during the 2016 election, according to The Daily Beast. The documents released by a judge's order on Thursday detailed a number of communications between Cohen, Trump, Hicks, and others on his campaign team over the adult actress who claimed to have had a sexual relationship with Trump.

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The provisional data released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention released on Wednesday revealed fatal drug overdoses fell 5.1 percent from 2017 to 2018, the first decrease since the 1990s in overdose deaths, according to Deutsche Welle. “The latest provisional data on overdose deaths show that America’s united efforts to curb opioid use disorder and addiction are working,” Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar said in a statement. “Lives are being saved, and we’re

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Italian police arrested 19 suspected members of a Nigerian mob on Thursday in an operation called "Burning Flame" coordinated between police in Bologna and Turin, according to The Local Italy. Officials said the arrests included the leader of the organization which made alliances with other mafias and violently suppressed anyone who questioned their leadership. Over 300 officers participated in the raid, which conducted searches across nine cities across northern Italy after a two-year probe

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Chicago’s new mayor is taking issue with the city's police department as the city continues to see far more homicides than New York and Los Angeles, as well as major eruptions of other violence.

We collaborated with guest curator/moderator Fabi Reyna, founder and editor of She Shreds, to explore redefining guitar culture with five artists who are shaping today's sound.

Mary F. Corey reviews “City of Inmates” by Kelly Lytle Hernández, a historical account of mass incarceration and genocide in Los Angeles.

Netflix said it will add 7 million subscribers next quarter, but offered no specific strategies for fending off its incoming competitors.

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On the film's stunt work: "James McAvoy is jumping off 10-foot tall things. [...] Jessica [Chastain] is doing all this crazy stuff — I had to run 10 feet, and I pulled my groin muscle."

The move comes one month after Chris Cox, the NRA’s chief political architect, resigned.

The International Forum for the Peaceful Use of Information and Communication Technologies concluded July 10, in Havana, with more than 130 delegates from 21 countries on hand to analyze issues such as equitable access and governance of the Internet

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