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Andrea Germanos, staff writer
President Barack Obama's creation on Friday of the world's largest marine protected area drew praise from lawmakers, Hawaiian community members , and environmental groups alike, who say it will help protect biodiversity and increase resilience in the face of climate change. Obama is expanding the Papahānaumokuākea Marine National Monument off the...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) this week endorsed a Colorado ballot measure that...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Maine's Donald Trump-supporting, race-baiting , Republican Governor Paul LePage...

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In what one admirer dubs "a brilliant generous gesture (telling) Palestinians they have not been forgotten,” activist fans of Scotland's Celtics soccer team - the Irish-born community already facing censure for flying Palestinian flags at a game against Israel to protest the Occupation - have launched a defiant fundraiser to match their expected fine, with proceeds going to Palestinian charities. Their initial goal was $20,000; about $200,000 has poured in.