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China Fines Former NBA Star Lin Over Quarantine Comments | Ap

BEIJING (AP) – Former NBA star Jeremy Lin, who plays for a Chinese team, was fined 10,000 yuan ($1,400) for “inappropriate comments” on social media about pre-game quarantine facilities, the Chinese professional league announced Friday , as the government tries to stop protests against antivirus checks that are among the strictest in the world. Also …

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AP PHOTOS: Propaganda Billboards Embodied Russian Occupation | Ap

KHERSON, Ukraine (AP) — In the liberated city of Kherson, Ukrainians have torn down a blatant symbol of occupation: billboards spreading Russian propaganda. In the southern city, which had been under Russian occupation for nearly nine months, the Russians had put up billboards proclaiming that the city belonged to Russia or promoting important figures from …

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Israeli peace activists show presence in West Bank hotspot | Ap

HEBRON, West Bank (AP) — Dozens of Israeli peace activists toured the occupied West Bank’s largest city on Friday in a show of solidarity with the Palestinians, amid chants of “shame, shame” from ultra-nationalist hecklers. The meeting in central Hebron signaled the growing rift between Israelis over the nature of their society and Israel’s indefinite …

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Tampa police chief on furlough over traffic control investigation | Ap

TAMPA, Fla. – Tampa Mayor Jane Castor sent Police Chief Mary O’Connor on administrative leave Friday as the city investigates a traffic control O’Connor was involved in last month in Pinellas County. Body camera video released Thursday shows O’Connor identifying herself to a Pinellas deputy as Tampa’s chief, pulling out her badge and asking the …

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Alpha Floral delivers its exquisite hand-arranged floral creations to Montecito and Goleta, offering same-day delivery to fill your celebrations with beauty | Ap

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 2, 2022 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — As the top-rated florist in Santa Barbara, Alpha Floral has captured hearts across the county with its fresh blooms and beautiful floral arrangements. The top florists in Santa Barbara are spreading the vines further and supplying their fresh blooms to the suburbs of Goleta and Montecito …

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NTSB pushes for new Alaska scenic flight safety rules after fatal crashes | Ap

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — The National Transportation Safety Board is calling for new federal regulations to protect Ketchikan flights after years of fatal accidents involving several cruise ship passengers and inclement weather. Seven flying accidents in and around Ketchikan since 2007 have killed 31 people and seriously injured 13 others, despite a longstanding voluntary safety program …

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Investigators: A company that cleans meat factories employs miners | app

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) – A Wisconsin company that cleans hundreds of meatpacking plants across the country is defending itself against allegations that it employed more than two dozen miners working night shifts to clean massive saws, grinders and other hazardous processing equipment in three slaughterhouses. Labor Department officials said in court papers they believe Packers …

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Report: Uvalde police chief told that children were still alive at school | ap

UVALDE, Texas (AP) — A police chief at the scene of the Uvalde massacre was told more than 30 minutes before officers broke into the room and one of the deadliest school shootings in U.S. history left children alive were in a classroom with the shooter. A dispatcher can be heard on audio recordings obtained …

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