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Grand Jury Clears Buffalo N.Y. Police Accused Of Assaulting Elderly Protester

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| Officers Aaron Torgalski and Robert McCabe were seen on cell phone video shoving Martin Gugino to the ground. He cracked his skull on the pavement and sustained a brain injury. The video went viral.

Capitol Riot: 5 More People Allegedly Linked To Proud Boys Are Arrested

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The Justice Department also announced said that two men associated with the Boogaloo Bois had been arrested in Kentucky for offenses there.

House Impeachment Managers Wrap Their Case

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Impeachment managers argued that not taking action against former President Donald Trump jeopardizes the country's standing in the eyes of the global community.

Wisconsin Judge Denies New Arrest Warrant For Kyle Rittenhouse

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Prosecutors asked the judge last week to issue a new warrant and raise Rittenhouse's bail by $200,000, arguing that he violated conditions of his release by not alerting them to his change of address.

What Myanmar's Coup Means For The Rohingya

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"The coup is obviously good for no one," says a human rights activist. "But for the Rohingya, the risk is heightened. This is the military regime responsible for the atrocities over many, many years."

Florida Officials Say They'd Fight Any Potential Domestic Travel Restrictions

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Media reports suggest the White House is considering domestic travel restrictions to control spread of a new COVID-19 variant. Gov. Ron DeSantis say this would be unconstitutional.

China Bans BBC World Service, Following U.K. Ban Of Chinese Network

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The Chinese state news agency said the BBC had "undermined China's national interests and ethnic solidarity." Britain stripped the license for CGTN, the Chinese global television network, last week.

Instagram Bars Robert F. Kennedy Jr. For Spreading Vaccine Misinformation

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"We removed this account for repeatedly sharing debunked claims about the coronavirus or vaccines," says a spokesperson for Facebook, which owns Instagram.

Yoshiro Mori Reportedly Plans To Quit As Japan's Olympic Chief Over Sexist Remarks

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The Tokyo Olympic committee head plans to resign Friday amid a firestorm of criticism about his comments disparaging women's participation in organizing the Tokyo Games, say Japanese outlets.