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John Demsey attends the 2019 WWD Beauty Inc Awards at The Rainbow Room on Dec. 11, 2019 in New York City. Estee Lauder announced on Monday that it fired Demsey after he posted an offensive post on Instagram. Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images hide caption

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Facebook's parent company Meta said in a statement that it had received requests from a number of governments and the European Union "to take further steps in relation to Russian state controlled media." Jenny Kane/AP file photo hide caption

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Dorothy Samuelson, 92, at the Blaire House in Milford, MA. Adrian Ma/NPR hide caption

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Who's gonna take care of grandma?

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Russian President Vladimir Putin chairs a meeting on economic issues at the Kremlin on Monday as the ruble fell and Russia's central bank raised its key interest rate to a historic high. Alexey Nikolsky/Sputnik/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Left: The Putin Pub in Jerusalem, before the owners removed the word Putin from the sign. Right: On Feb. 24, the first day of Russia's invasion of Ukraine, the Russian-speaking owners of the Putin Pub removed "Putin" from the sign. Leon Teterin and Daniel Estrin/NPR hide caption

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After Russia's invasion of Ukraine, Jerusalem's Putin Pub is now just named Pub

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American professional baseball player Jackie Robinson of the Brooklyn Dodgers, dressed in a road uniform, crouches by the base and prepares to catch a ball in 1951. Keystone/Getty Images hide caption

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Russian Standard vodka, pictured here at a 2013 after party for the Los Angeles premiere of the film Blue Jasmine, is Russian-owned. A handful of governors have moved to ban the brand from liquor store shelves in their states. Todd Williamson/Invision for Sony Classics/AP hide caption

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Meta said it has removed the accounts and blocked the websites being used to masquerade as independent news outlets and posted claims about Ukraine being a failed state. Kirill Kudryavtsev/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Facebook, YouTube and Twitter remove disinformation targeting Ukraine

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SWIFT ban prevents Russia from moving money easily. It also has unintended effects

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Biden sanctions spare Russia's energy sector. What that means for OPEC talks

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U.S. and European allies move to cut Russian banks off from SWIFT

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A man wears his mask as he walks past a sign posted on a storefront reminding people to wear masks, on February 25, 2022 in Los Angeles. Los Angeles ends its indoor mask mandate on February 25 for fully vaccinated people with proof of vaccination. Masks are still required for unvaccinated people or those who cannot show proof of a negative test. Frederic J. Brown/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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With mask mandates expiring, businesses bet on their own policies

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Television producer Chris Licht is pictured while attending The Hollywood Reporter's annual Most Powerful People in Media cocktail reception in New York on April 11, 2019. Licht is set to be named as the next head of CNN, according to a source with knowledge of the matter. Evan Agostini/Evan Agostini/Invision/AP hide caption

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