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Wednesday

President-elect Ranil Wickremesinghe greats supporters upon his arrival at a buddhist temple in Colombo, Sri Lanka on Wednesday. Eranga Jayawardena/AP hide caption

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Sri Lanka has a new president, but here's why many continue to protest

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Sunday

Only a fraction of Africans have received two COVID vaccine shots, compared to those in other parts of the world. Phill Magakoe/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Africa is being left behind as wealthy nations push 4th COVID booster shots

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Friday

She was married to Khashoggi. She wants accountability as Biden lands in Saudi Arabia

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Tuesday

As wealthy nations push 4th booster shots, Africa is being left behind

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Tuesday

Large Hadron Collider starts 3rd run to unravel more mysteries about the Universe

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Friday

A placard featuring an image of Russian President Vladimir Putin and reading "We are with him for the sovereignty of Russia! And you?" is seen left in front of the Russian State Duma building in central Moscow on Feb. 24. Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Are sanctions actually hurting Russia's economy? Here's what you need to know

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Thursday

Supreme Court allows Biden administration to roll back 'Remain In Mexico' policy

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Thursday

Russia's economy is weathering sanctions, but tough times are ahead

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Tuesday

This photo from July, 1960 shows Patrice Lumumba. He was assassinated 6 months later. AP hide caption

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Belgium returned a single tooth to the Congo this week. Here's why

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Monday

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The impact of the Sriracha shortage is starting to be felt. Scott Olson/Getty Images hide caption

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There's a nationwide Sriracha shortage, and climate change may be to blame

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Wednesday

Climate change could be to blame for the Sriracha shortage

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Thursday

Unpacking the 1st night of the U.S. House select committee's Jan. 6 hearings

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Tuesday

Thursday

A man clears debris at a damaged residential building in Kyiv in February, just after Russia started its invasion. DANIEL LEAL/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Here's how much it could cost to rebuild Ukraine — and who would pay for it

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Friday

Rebuilding Ukraine could cost hundreds of billions of dollars

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Wednesday

'Carbon bomb' projects are hurting any hope of meeting climate goals

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Monday

New Mexico wildfire surges to cover over 100,000 acres

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Thursday

2 Shanghai residents share how they've handled the city's lockdown

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Tuesday

A Shanghai resident shares her views on the city's lockdown

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Tuesday

Remembering beloved small town dentist Dr. J. Randall Pearce, who died from COVID

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Friday

Money from fossil fuels is directly financing Russia's invasion of Ukraine, a leading climate scientist says. Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Russia's invasion of Ukraine is a fossil fuel war, climate scientist says

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