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Brazilian Ex-Minister Makes Quick Exit to U.S. as Inquiries Rattle Government

BRASÍLIA — It was the apex of one of the most tumultuous weeks of Jair Bolsonaro’s presidency. A flurry of arrests and judicial orders targeting supporters of the Brazilian leader plunged the capital into crisis as the country’s coronavirus caseload surpassed one million. Then on Friday, Abraham Weintraub, one of the president’s most pugnacious lieutenants, […]

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Tennessee Newspaper Apologizes for ‘Utterly Indefensible’ Anti-Muslim Ad

Like most other news organizations, The Tennessean’s sales team and newsroom operate independently. Ryan Kedzierski, vice president of sales for Middle Tennessee, said, “We are extremely apologetic to the community that the advertisement was able to get through and we are reviewing internally why and how this occurred and we will be taking actions immediately […]