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Alexei Navalny is seen in 2012 behind the bars in a police van after he was detained during protests in Moscow a day after Vladimir Putin's inauguration. Sergey Ponomarev/AP hide caption

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Obituaries

Alexei Navalny, Russian politician who opposed Putin to the end, has died in prison

The Federal Prison Service said in a statement that Navalny felt unwell after a walk on Friday and lost consciousness. The politician's team says it has received no confirmation of his death so far.

Alexei Navalny is seen in 2012 behind the bars in a police van after he was detained during protests in Moscow a day after Vladimir Putin's inauguration. Sergey Ponomarev/AP hide caption

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Obituaries

Alexei Navalny, Russian politician who opposed Putin to the end, has died in prison

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Alexei Navalny, Russian politician who opposed Putin to the end, has died in prison

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Richmond, Va., joins a growing list of cities that have installed automated enforcement cameras in an effort to cut down on speeding. Joel Rose/NPR hide caption

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Eyes on the road: Automated speed cameras get a fresh look as traffic deaths mount

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Kayla Trivieri said lots of commenters on her TikToks mention inheriting vintage fur coats from loved ones. "They become heirlooms with their own stories," she explained. "I think that's really beautiful, just being able to pass down items." Kayla Trivieri hide caption

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The 'mob wife' aesthetic is in. But what about the vintage fur that comes with it?

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A voter leaves a polling booth at St. Anthony Community Center in Manchester, N.H., during the state's presidential primary on Jan. 23. Michael Dwyer/AP hide caption

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Untangling Disinformation

Tech giants pledge action against deceptive AI in elections

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Tech giants pledge action against deceptive AI in elections

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Tótem chronicles one afternoon for Sol (Naíma Sentíes) a young girl about to undergo a massive loss. It was written and directed by Lila Avilés. Courtesy of Sideshow and Janus Films hide caption

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A birthday party for a dying father chronicles childhood before loss in 'Tótem'

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