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State Representative Travaris McCurdy Writes Letter Urging President Biden to Protect Florida Students and School Boards

ORLANDO, Fla. – Representative Travaris McCurdy (D-Orlando) sent a letter to President Biden today, personally appealing for emergency help for the people of Florida. In the letter McCurdy states: “As doors swing open to a new school year, educators have been cowed by a governor and his administration’s banishment of mask mandates endorsed by the scientific community…

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Florida suspect in Haiti president killing deepens mystery

PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — The arrest of a failed Haitian businessman living in Florida who authorities say was a key player in the killing of Haiti’s president deepened the mystery Monday into an already convoluted plot surrounding the assassination. Haitian authorities identified the suspect as Christian Emmanuel Sanon, 62, who once expressed a desire to…

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Biden, unlike predecessors, has maintained Putin skepticism

BRUSSELS (AP) — President Joe Biden frequently talks about what he sees as central in executing effective foreign policy: building personal relationships. But unlike his four most recent White House predecessors, who made an effort to build a measure of rapport with Vladimir Putin, Biden has made clear that the virtue of fusing a personal connection…

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Grenada Ambassador Yolande Y. Smith announces Dr. Leslie-Ann Williams as this year’s Artist in Residence

WASHINGTON – Grenada’s Ambassador to the United States, Yolande Y. Smith announces Dr. Leslie-Ann Williams as this year’s Artist in Residence. Dr. Leslie-Ann Williams is a board-certified physician, philanthropist and multi-talented artist, who wields her talent as a painter, actress and writer.  She has forged a path for herself in the worlds of both medicine…

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Videos show fatal shooting during rampage at the Capitol

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Air Force veteran killed during the storming of the Capitol was shot as she began to climb through the broken part of a door leading into an area known as the Speaker’s Lobby, videos posted online show. Minutes before the shooting Wednesday, the large crowd of angry pro-Trump loyalists, one carrying…

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