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Australian ex-hostage returns to Kabul to ‘celebrate’ Taliban rule

Australian Timothy Weeks said he had returned to Afghanistan to “celebrate” the upcoming one-year anniversary of Taliban rule.

8/14/2022 5:26:00 AM

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Monkeypox? Climate? Deciding what's a national emergency

The Biden administration's declaration Aug. 4 of a public health emergency on monkeypox frees up federal money and resources to fight a virus that has already infected more than 10,000 people in the United States.

8/14/2022 4:20:00 AM

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#131 Why thinking hard tires you out; game-changing US climate bill

Say it with us - pobblebonk! The acid-defying scarlet-sided pobblebonk frog is our lifeform of the week PennySarchet tells rowhoop how this splendidly named creature survives in some incredibly hostile environments

8/13/2022 3:58:00 PM

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Monkeypox? Climate? Deciding what's a national emergency

Presidents have lots of leeway to declare national emergencies. Ending them is tougher. One declared against Iran in 1979 still stands. So does one issued after 9/11. Activists want President Joe Biden to declare a climate emergency. So far, he hasn’t.

8/13/2022 5:45:00 PM

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3 dead after hostage standoff at Narcotics Anonymous meeting in Florida ends in murder-suicide

A hostage situation at a Narcotics Anonymous meeting in Florida ended with three people dead, police say.

8/10/2022 3:10:00 AM

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Blinken: China should not hold global concerns 'hostage'

Blinken spoke in an online news conference with his Philippine counterpart in Manila after meeting newly elected President Ferdinand Marcos Jr. and other top officials, as relations between Washington and Beijing plummeted to their worst level in years.

8/6/2022 6:30:00 PM

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Biden Officials Hope To End Brittney Griner Russia ‘Hostage Crisis’

Experts see Brittney Griner’s detention as a hostage crisis amid U.S.-Russian tensions over Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

8/6/2022 6:45:00 PM

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Texas woman charged with holding 17 undocumented immigrants hostage

Texas woman charged with holding 17 undocumented immigrants hostage

8/6/2022 11:29:00 AM

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MSNBC columnist claims American Christians are holding US women 'hostage'

MSNBC columnist claims American Christians are holding US women 'hostage'

8/2/2022 12:05:00 PM

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Trump Calls Brittney Griner 'Spoiled' After Burying His Ex-Wife on His Golf Course to Evade Taxes

Somebody is definitely spoiled here, and it's not the WBNA player being held hostage in Russia.

8/1/2022 5:35:00 PM

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Vinnik to Be ‘Hostage’ in US Amid Russia’s War in Ukraine, Greek Lawyer Says – Bitcoin News

BTC-e’s Alexander Vinnik will be a hostage in the U.S., his lawyer in Greece warns.

8/1/2022 7:32:00 AM

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Khloé Kardashian posts about being held ‘hostage’ to past amid Tristan drama

Khloé Kardashian posts about being held 'hostage' to past amid Tristan drama

How about having the sense not to have a 2nd baby with him?
🤡🤡🤡🙄🤡

7/25/2022 3:54:00 PM

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15-year-old in custody after taking 6 hostage in Oceanway home, police say

A 15-year-old was taken into custody Saturday morning after police said he took six people, including children, hostage in an Oceanway home.

Was it 6 or 7?
Aww it was just a kid. He didn't mean it.

7/24/2022 2:00:00 PM

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15-year-old in custody after taking 7 hostage in Oceanway home, police say

A 15-year-old was taken into custody this morning after police said he took seven people, including children, hostage in an Oceanway home.

A 15 year old? Really
personally i wouldn’t get held hostage by a 15yo that’s just personal tho

7/23/2022 5:24:00 PM

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Biden administration authorizes new sanctions to target hostage takers abroad

Some families are growing frustrated with the government's handling of their loved ones' cases of wrongful detentions or hostage taking.

Frustration? Who will save the Women and Little Girls of our nation from the tyranny of the Republican Nazi Party for their criminalization of a female to control their bodies? Who will be the Schindler to protect our women and what government will come to their rescue as in WW2?

7/21/2022 8:00:00 AM

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Wrongfully detained American calls family as mural honoring plight is unveiled

The Bring Our Families Home Campaign, an organization dedicated to raising awareness for Americans who are being held hostage or wrongfully detained abroad, unveiled a commemorative mural Wednesday.

7/20/2022 11:47:00 PM

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NYC Sex Predator Found With Hostage After GrubHub Order Held 2 Other Women, Too: Complaint

Ultimately, it was a GrubHub order for an Irish breakfast sandwich and a hamburger that got him caught. Here’s why.

7/19/2022 10:00:00 PM

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Attorney General Wants to Hold New Orleans’ Funds Hostage for Defying Abortion Ban

Attorney General Jeff Landry claimed that city officials are acting in “open defiance of the will of the people of Louisiana.”

Can the state actually survive if New Orleans responds and says we’re no longer sending state taxes collected your way?
❤️❤️❤️ NOLA 😘

7/19/2022 8:40:00 PM

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Georgia man soaks himself with gasoline while holding torch during standoff with police

Georgia man soaks himself with gasoline while holding torch during standoff with police

… somebody PLEASE give this man a match 🔥🔥🔥
Lit it up !

7/17/2022 10:55:00 PM

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Why it matters that Manchin balked at McConnell’s hostage gambit

If Mitch McConnell thought he could bully Joe Manchin with a hostage threat, at least for now, it appears he thought wrong.

sooze555 MaddowBlog In leaked video, Heritage Action said they “had a little fun with Senator Manchin” (compromat) pressuring him to oppose both S.1 & filibuster abolition. Heritage Action ldrs bragged about writing voter suppression legis that is then hawked by Repub state legislators across USA.
MaddowBlog Time to put these fossils out to pasture.............

7/14/2022 8:32:00 AM

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