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Julia Conley, staff writer
"Our work in the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans shows a dire outlook for coral reef ecosystem health, from warming ocean waters, fishing, disease, and pollution from the land."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Gov. Ron DeSantis of Florida is proposing an expansion to the state's controversial "stand your ground" law. (Photo: Gage Skidmore/Flickr/cc)
"This is basically just a license for white people to kill protesters," said...
Kenny Stancil, staff writer
"If Democrats take back the Senate," Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) said on Monday, November 9, 2020, "we will increase the minimum wage from a starvation wage of $7.25 an hour to a living wage of at least $15 an hour." (Photo: Erik McGregor/LightRocket via Getty Images)
The Vermont senator noted that "47% of workers in Georgia make less than $15 an...

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A months-long investigation into "perhaps the largest case of contagious fire on record" has found that frenzied Miami police last December fired 377 rounds at a crashed car - hitting several officers and sending neighbors diving to the floor - that killed a robbery suspect and his innocent friend who were both unarmed and trying to surrender. Adrian Montesano, with one prior minor arrest and an apparent drug problem, had allegedly robbed a Walgreens and shot an officer (who later recovered)...

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