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

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

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

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

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

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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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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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Climate change could be to blame for the Sriracha shortage

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

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