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Polio Returns after Nearly Being Eradicated

August 26, 2022

Once again, the polio virus is spreading around the globe. Until this year, Pakistan and Afghanistan were the only two nations still reporting cases. Polio was identified in the 1930s and two vaccines were developed in the 1950s. […]

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Lifestyle News

Legendary Sci-Fi Film “Blade Runner” Turns 40

August 25, 2022

Ridley Scott’s sci-fi classic Blade Runner debuted in 1982. The movie, starring Harrison Ford, depicts a corporatized future and raises questions about being human. It remains an influential cyberpunk masterpiece. […]

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Mar-a-Lago Raid Prompts Look at Search Warrants

August 24, 2022

The FBI has searched former President Trump’s Florida residence. The search was conducted in relation to classified documents removed from the White House during the former administration. Search warrants must meet several constitutional requirements. […]

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CIA Veteran Who Led First Post-9/11 Op in Afghanistan Dies

August 18, 2022

Gary Schroen, a long-time CIA operative, has died at 80. Schroen was best recognized for leading Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan shortly after the September 11 terrorist attack. The CIA response to September 11 was historic for several reasons. […]

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Business News

Stephen King Testifies in Publisher’s Antitrust Trial

August 10, 2022

Penguin Random House’s purchase of Simon & Schuster is on hold. The buyout has become an antitrust trial. Concerns exist that Penguin Random House will monopolize publishing. Five publishers release two-thirds of the books in the United States. […]

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