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    Youth activists raised the U.N. climate summit's profile. Will it leave them disappointed?

    As the U.N. Climate Action Summit kicks off, protesters are already looking beyond the official gathering,...

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    Protesters burn buildings in Indonesia's Papua province

    Hundreds of protesters in Indonesia's restive Papua province set fire to homes and other buildings Monday...

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    Face transplant recipient's donor face now failing

    A woman who was severely burned in a domestic violence attack in Vermont is hoping for...

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    Saudi women, bucking tradition, forgo abaya

    Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's 2018 CBS interview in which he said Islam does not stipulate...

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    New Egyptian protests hark back to days of mass demonstrations

    For some Egyptians who lived through the 2011 revolution, a series of small weekend protests elicited...

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    Why many Muslims treat Bernie Sanders like a rock star

    Among 2020 Democratic contenders, Bernie Sanders has attracted an unusually strong fandom among Muslims. Can they...

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    Elizabeth Warren's long path from Oklahoma to Harvard

    On the campaign trail, Elizabeth Warren rarely mentions her two decades teaching at Harvard, preferring to...

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    African migrants stuck in southern Mexico, their American dream on hold

    Many African migrants who seek to go to the United States are stuck in southern Mexico....

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    Mired in post-election deadlock, Israelis face the possibility of yet a third vote

    Publication of the official results of Israel's Tuesday election, three days after balloting ended, did little...

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    Canada's Justin Trudeau says he's evolved since wearing brownface. Will voters accept that?

    The scandal over Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's brownface photos raises questions about the authenticity of his...

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    History buff finds ships that sank in 1878 in Lake Michigan

    A diver and maritime history buff has found two schooners that collided and sank into the...

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    Pentagon to boost air defenses in Saudi Arabia

    The Pentagon is boosting air defenses in Saudi Arabia after drones and missiles, allegedly from Iran,...

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    California sues Trump over revoking state's authority to set car emissions standards

    California's unique authority to set its own tailpipe emissions standards has made the state an environmental...

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    Global climate strikes: Protesters rally around the world

    Walkouts are taking place worldwide Friday calling for action on climate change in a youth-led movement...

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    Saudi Arabia says it's 'willing and able' to respond to Iran. Is it?

    Is Saudi Arabia 'willing and able' to respond to Iran? Yes, it says.

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    Newsletter: Young and driven to save the planet

    The kids are not all right with global warming, as protests today call for action.

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    The global climate strike could make history. Here’s what you need to know

    On Friday, 5,000 youth-led demonstrations in 156 countries — 100-plus in California — will demand government...