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Former US Sen. Barbara Boxer Assaulted, Robbed In California

The court sought the law ministry’s response after going through a statement by the World Health Organisation, which has declared virginity testing as unscientific, medically unnecessary and unreliable. Former U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer was assaulted and robbed Monday in Oakland, California, her son said. OAKLAND, Calif.: Former U.S. Sen. Barbara Boxer was assaulted and robbed […]

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Missouri Tigers AD Jim Sterk to step down after five years; will remain until replacement found

Missouri and athletic director Jim Sterk announced on Monday that they have mutually agreed he will step down once the school is able to find his replacement. The announcement comes during a turbulent time in collegiate athletics, as Missouri’s former Big 12 brethren Oklahoma and Texas are considering a move to the SEC. Missouri and […]

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‘Last Dance’ approach comes with obstacles for Aaron Rodgers, Packers – Green Bay Packers Blog

GREEN BAY, Wis. — Welcome to the NBA. That was the reaction from one long-time NFL personnel executive to Monday’s news from ESPN’s Adam Schefter that the Green Bay Packers offered concessions aimed at persuading quarterback Aaron Rodgers to return to the team for at least one more season. While this has “The Last Dance” […]

Technology

New Nokia XR20 smartphone can take a beating

The Nokia XR20. HMD Global LONDON — The maker of Nokia-branded phones debuted a slew of new devices Tuesday, including a “military grade” smartphone designed to withstand intense environmental conditions. HMD Global said the Nokia XR20 is the most durable phone it’s created to date. The XR20 sports a tough 6.67-inch Gorilla Glass Victus display […]

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Booker Prize Longlist Is Unveiled

LONDON — Kazuo Ishiguro, Rachel Cusk and Richard Powers are among the literary heavyweights in the running for the 2021 Booker Prize, it was announced here on Tuesday. Ishiguro, who won the British literary award in 1989 for “The Remains of the Day,” his novel about a butler who works for a Nazi sympathizer, was […]

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Britney Spears Files Plea To Replace Her Father Jamie Spears In Conservatorship

Britney Spears new petitions will be heard on December 13 (File) Los Angeles: Britney Spears has launched a legal bid to remove her father from a controversial guardianship controlling her finances and replace him with an independent accountant, according to court documents filed Monday. Mathew Rosengart, who was appointed as the pop star’s attorney this […]

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Oklahoma State Cowboys president Kayse Shrum blasts Oklahoma Sooners in statement

Oklahoma State president Kayse Shrum said Monday that Oklahoma’s intentions to explore leaving the Big 12 are “the result of months of planning with the SEC” and a “clear breach” of the conference bylaws. Shrum made the comments in a statement and in a series of tweets. In the statement, she called Oklahoma’s actions “strategic” […]