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YAKIMA, Wash. (AP) – Yakama Nation officials said this week they will allow a rural school district in central Washington to continue using the image of Wahluke Warrior while a plan for respectful use is developed . The Yakima Herald-Republic reports that the Wahluke School District in Mattawa has until January 2023 to develop a …

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – Barbados ceased pledging allegiance to Queen Elizabeth II on Tuesday as it lost another vestige of its colonial past and became a republic for the first time in history. Several leaders, dignitaries and artists, including Prince Charles and Rihanna, attended the ceremony which began on Monday evening in a …

Even for the hectic world of politics, attorney Ozzie Fumo’s flippant slander of a former political foe and sitting judge is beyond pallor. Last year, Mr. Fumo, who previously sat in the assembly, ran to the Nevada Supreme Court. Voters wisely chose Douglas Herndon instead. Mr. Fumo is now a candidate for the post of …

Hello. We cover the recall fire in France, the piercing accusations of Peng Shuai in China and the Pakistani madrasa that educated many Taliban leaders. A French rush for boosters Thousands of people rushed to make appointments for coronavirus booster shots on Thursday after the French government said health passes would soon no longer be …

SALEM, Ore. (KTVZ) – It’s the holiday season, one of the busiest and hopefully most enjoyable times of the year! This is also the time to be especially careful with your money, as crooks are busy too, and the ongoing pandemic may give them additional opportunities to do their dirty work. With that in mind, …

Peppa Pig is a symbol of global Britain – although it has been “rejected by the BBC,” Boris Johnson said. In a bizarre speech at the Confederation of British Industry, the Prime Minister was at a loss for words after losing his place – before an anecdote about a visit to Peppa Pig World saved …

Saurabh Kirpal is expected to be the first openly gay judge in Delhi’s High Court. In a more perfect world, only his qualifications to be a judge would matter. That he is gay should only be incidental, neither something to celebrate nor to blame him for. However, it is difficult to deny the suspicion that …

When Joe Biden returned to Scranton last month, there was one place he didn’t visit: the landfill on the outskirts of town that is full of toxic fracking waste. Biden is a child of Scranton. On Election Day 2020, he returned to his childhood home in Scranton and wrote a message in the hallway of …

As Mississippi plans on Wednesday for the first time since 2012 to execute an inmate, death penalty opponents criticized “atrocious” conditions in the federally investigated prison where David Neal Cox is expected to die by lethal injection. Cox, 50, was sentenced to death for the fatal 2010 shooting of his ex-wife, Kim Kirk Cox. He …

SAN DIEGO, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP announces that purchasers or purchasers of Lightning eMotors, Inc. f / k / a GigCapital3, Inc. (NYSE: VZE; ZEV.WS) between May 7, 2021 and August 16, 2021, inclusive (the “Recourse Period”) until December 14, 2021 to seek appointment as principal …