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Protesters Gather Across The World For May Day

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| Demonstrators in France rallied against the government's proposed change to unemployment benefits, while police and protesters clashed in Germany and Turkey.

How 26 People In The Census Count Helped Minnesota Beat New York For A House Seat

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Small census numbers can make a big difference. If Minnesota's 2020 count included 26 fewer residents, it might have lost a seat in Congress — a seat that New York fell short of winning by 89 people.

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TSA Extends Mask Mandate Aboard Flights Through Summer As Travel Increases

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Even as COVID-19 cases decrease and more Americans get vaccinated, the Transportation Security Administration is keeping strict regulations on mask wearing when traveling domestically.

3 Colorado Officers Involved In Forceful Arrest Of Woman With Dementia Resign

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The Loveland police officers were involved in the forceful arrest and detention of Karen Garner, a 73-year-old woman with dementia. The announcement came after a federal civil rights suit was filed.

Pasquotank County Sheriff: Public Should See Andrew Brown Jr. Video

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Pasquotank County Sheriff Tommy Wooten says he wants the bodycam footage from the killing of Andrew Brown Jr., made public.

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U.S. Will Impose New Ban On Travel From India, As Coronavirus Rages

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The travel ban is being imposed due to "extraordinarily high COVID-19 caseloads and multiple variants circulating in the India," the White House says.

Return For Mickey, Stay For The Churros: Disneyland Reopens After 13 Months

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"I can't wait to just be there and feel it and listen to the music and smell the churros," says Robert Laird, a Disney megafan.

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Kris Kobach, Former Trump Adviser, Announces Run For Kansas Attorney General

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Former Kansas secretary of state, Kris Kobach, lost his race for governor in 2018 and the GOP primary for U.S. Senate in 2020. He also advised former President Trump on immigration and voting fraud.

ACLU Calls On DHS To Close ICE Detention Centers, Citing High Cost Of Empty Beds

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The ACLU wants the Biden administration to close dozens of immigration detention facilities, citing the historically low number of immigrants in detention and the high cost of paying for empty beds.