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In Arlington, Recognition For WWII’s Women Codebreakers  DCist Source link

The following is the joint readout released by the Secretary of State of the United States and the Foreign Ministers of the Governments of Australia, India, and Japan.  The Quad is a diplomatic network of four democracies committed to supporting a free and open, stable and prosperous Indo-Pacific that is inclusive and resilient. Begin text: […]

Russia says Ukraine carried out a missile strike on the main headquarters of its Black Sea Fleet and one serviceman is missing By SAMYA KULLAB and DASHA LITVINOVA Associated Press September 22, 2023, 6:57 AM ET • 4 min read KYIV, Ukraine — Ukraine carried out a fiery missile strike Friday on the main headquarters […]

An Hour Ago Russian official says Ukraine hit naval HQ in missile attack Ukrainian forces launched a missile attack on Russian naval headquarters, according to Google-translated Telegram comments from Mikhail Razvozhaev, the governor of Sevastopol — the largest city in Crimea. Debris fell close to the Lunacharsky Theater, which sits next to the port, and […]

News By Ryan King Published Sep. 19, 2023, 6:49 p.m. ET At least three former intelligence officials who publicly, and falsely, tried to discredit . . .

The population of black rhinos declined dramatically in the 20th century at the hands of European hunters and settlers. Between 1960 and 1995, black rhino numbers dropped by a sobering 98%, to less than 2,500 individuals. Since then, the species has made a tremendous comeback from the brink of extinction. Thanks to persistent conservation efforts […]

SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press 2 days ago Items are displayed during a preview of the exhibition “The Missing Thread: Untold Stories of Black British Fashion”, at Somerset House, in London, Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2023. A new exhibition is opening in London to chart for the first time the contributions Black British culture made to U.K. […]

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — The odd device draws curious onlookers everywhere. From the outside, it resembles little more than a large black box on a tripod. Inside lies its magic: a hand-made wooden camera and darkroom in one. As a small crowd gathers around the box camera, images of beauty and of hardship ripple to life […]

Today the AAMC (Association of American Medical Colleges) will honor five champions of academic medicine with the inaugural AAMC ACE Award for Advocacy, Collaboration and Education. The five awardees collaborate with the nation’s medical schools, teaching hospitals, and academic health systems to advance and improve the health of patients, families, and communities everywhere. “The AAMC […]

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Mississippi Supreme Court on Thursday struck down part of a state law that would have authorized some circuit court judges to be appointed rather than elected in the capital city of Jackson and the surrounding county, which are both majority-Black. Critics said the law was an effort by the majority-white […]

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