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Children play outside of Mongolia's Parliament building, in Ulaanbataar. (AP Photo/Ganbat Namjilsangarav)

Mongolia moves to seize power to shut down internet, control social media

The start of the course of an alpine ski, women's World Cup slalom race, in Zagreb, Croatia, Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2023. The dearth of snow in Europe has revived concerns about temperature upheaval linked to climate change. (AP Photo/Giovanni Auletta)

Climate change is not a ‘naturally occurring phenomenon.’ Humanity is the driving force.

People queue to get vaccinated against COVID-19 on the first day of a new vaccination center in Lisbon, Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2021. (AP Photo/Armando Franca)

Sudden arrhythmic death syndrome and seasonal stroke risk concerns long predate the COVID-19 pandemic

Bright red signs alert nonauthorized personnel at the entrance to the House SCIF, the Sensitive Compartmented Information Facility, located three levels beneath the Capitol, in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019.  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Can classified documents be removed from secure facilities? Sometimes.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks after being sworn in to begin his second term during an inauguration ceremony outside the Old Capitol on Jan. 3, 2023, in Tallahassee, Fla.  (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)

The bivalent booster vaccine does not increase chances of COVID-19 infection