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U.S. settlers and Native tribes mark 400 years of Thanksgiving

ALCATRAZ ISLAND, Calif. -- Some 400 years ago in 1621, the settlers and Native tribes ate together at the first ...

Sex trafficked children in Maryland being placed in juvenile detention

ANNAPOLIS, Maryland -- A new report ranks Maryland as one of the worst states in providing support for young victims ...

Alcohol is most widely used substance among American teens

COLUMBUS, Ohio - The holiday season has officially started, and one group is encouraging Ohio parents to make a special ...

Minnesota study show nearly half of homeless are children and youths

BEMIDJI, Minnesota -- November is National Homeless Children and Youth Awareness Month.Compared with other Midwestern states, Minnesota has some of ...

U.S. government under fire for poisoning of prairie dogs plan

CHEYENNE, Wyoming -- Wildlife advocates are taking the U.S. Forest Service to court over a plan to eliminate prairie dogs ...

98% of marine mammals killed or injured in California going unreported

SANTA BARBARA, California -- California swordfishing crews failed to self-report any of the sea turtles and more than 98% of ...

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People in La Palma told to lockdown as lava flow reaches ocean

SANTA CRUZ DE LA PALMA, LA Palma: Authorities on the Spanish island of La Palma have ordered residents of three ...

Under new security law, Hong Kong independence leader sent to jail

HONG KONG: Tony Chung, former leader of Hong Kong pro-independence group Studentlocalism, was sentenced to 43 months in prison after ...

Hard hit by Covid variant, Asia reports more people now vaccinated

SINGAPORE: Three months after Cambodia rolled out COVID-19 vaccines, just 11 percent of its population had received at least one ...

El Salvador plans to locate Bitcoin city at base of volcano

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador: El Salvador President Nayib Bukele has announced plans to build a Bitcoin city at the base ...

US announces that 95% of federal workers vaccinated

WASHINGTON D.C.: Some 95 percent of U.S. federal workers have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, or ...

Of 32 scholarships, 22 awarded to US women as Rhodes scholars for 2022

OXFORD, England: The Rhodes Trust has announced the 2022 class of U.S. Rhodes scholars, which includes the largest number of ...