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Libanezen demonstreren vanwege ineenstorting nationale munt

Donderdagavond zijn opnieuw Libanezen de straat op gegaan. Ze demonstreerden vanwege de ineenstorting van de nationale munt, de Libanese pond. In Tripoli, de op een na grootste stad van het land, werd een bankkantoor met benzinebommen in brand gestoken.
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Where fantasy owners can go for their best tight end bargains
It’s August. which means welcome to draft month in fantasy football. An early look indicates running backs are at a serious premium, and both the wide receiver and quarterback positions are incredibly deep. But the industry is split regarding the depth at tight end. Though many still consider it a throwaway outside of the top...
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Fake driver's licenses flooding into US from China, other countries, US says
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Chechen ruler pays thousands to kids who write poems that praise his family
Flattery will get you everywhere in Chechnya —  where the country’s brutal, dictatorial ruler is paying thousands of dollars to kids who write poems praising his family, the BBC reports. Ruler Ramzan Kadyrov this June awarded thousands of dollars in prizes to ten finalists who best articulated their adoration for his mother, Ayman, according to...
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A retirement community shoots for 1,006 cards for a woman turning 106
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In a shocking plea, a former aide confesses to killing an Arkansas state senator
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Homecoming king and queen marry on football field 28 years after being crowned
As college reunions go, this one is especially sweet. New Jersey’s Gregory Dabice and Janet Fenner tied the knot last weekend on the same football field where they were crowned Montclair State University’s homecoming king and queen back in 1992, the Bergen Record reported. The two had known each other through Greek life on campus...
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Collin Morikawa is young, poised and in PGA Championship hunt
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Maryland detainee, 26, freed over coronavirus fatally stabbed man, 63, authorities say
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Derrick Lewis eyes No. 1 contender fight after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win, wants to cut 15-20 pounds
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Colorado bear opens pickup truck door and swipes picnic bag
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Renewed Chris Weidman ready to get back at it after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win
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Joe Harris giving Nets’ offense a major boost
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Simon Cowell breaks back in bad e-bike crash, sources say
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Oklahoma pauses preseason football camp with date of opener now up in the air
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Clayton Kershaw stumbles in his second start as Dodgers fall to Giants
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Esper on aid to Lebanon after deadly Beirut blast: US doing 'everything we can'
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UFC on ESPN+ 32 bonuses: Three first-time award winners on action-packed night
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Nagasaki urges nuke ban on 75th anniversary of US atomic bombing
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'Duck Dynasty' star Phil Robertson on aiding Trump: 'I pointed him to Jesus'
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9 test positive for COVID at school where crowded hallway photo went viral
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Drought continues to expand as the monsoon in the Southwest has been largely a no-show
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Rookie David Peterson wins again as Mets power past Marlins
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This New Zealand man gets paid $10,000 a year to be a city's official wizard
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NYC protester turns self in after NYPD standoff: reports
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UFC on ESPN+ 32 results: Yana Kunitskaya grinds out Julija Stoliarenko to decision win
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Face mask political debate becomes public flashpoint propelled by social media
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