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As Lawlessness Roils Nigeria, Police Chief Vows to Take Back Streets

LAGOS — Nigeria’s police chief on Saturday ordered the mobilization of all police resources to reclaim public space after more than two weeks of peaceful protests over police brutality gave way to widespread vandalism and looting. The order came four days after the police and soldiers fired on demonstrators, killing 12 and injuring hundreds in […]

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UFC 254 — Khabib Nurmagomedov retiring at the top of his sport elicits memories of Michael Jordan

There were so many questions surrounding Khabib Nurmagomedov heading into Saturday’s title fight, his first without his late father, Abdulmanap. Would he be as dominant? Would he care as much? Would he be too emotional? Would he win? In the end, Nurmagomedov looked better than ever. That’s not hyperbole. That’s fact. He dominated Justin Gaethje […]

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EU farm bill ‘fuels ecological destruction,’ Thunberg says

STOCKHOLM: Teen climate activist Greta Thunberg has denounced the new farm bill adopted by the European Parliament as one that “fuels ecological destruction.” Environmentalists say only 20 percent of planned spending under the massive farm subsidy bill passed Friday will go to climate-friendly policies. “Eleven months after the European Parliament declared a climate emergency, the […]