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Bay Area Forecast: Timeline and Preparing for Weekend Atmospheric River – NBC Bay Area

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Sources – Los Angeles Dodgers’ Max Scherzer won’t start Game 6 of NLCS – ESPN

  1. Sources – Los Angeles Dodgers’ Max Scherzer won’t start Game 6 of NLCS  ESPN
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  3. AJ Pollock and Chris Taylor go yard in the 2nd to give the Dodgers a 3-2 lead!  MLB
  4. MLB playoffs 2021 – Who’s going to the World Series? Answering the big questions left for Astros-Red Sox and Braves-Dodgers  ESPN
  5. Astros close out ALCS, Red Sox in Game 6 to earn trip back to World Series  Yahoo Sports
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Lakers’ Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard get into tussle on bench during game vs. Suns – CBS Sports

  1. Lakers’ Anthony Davis, Dwight Howard get into tussle on bench during game vs. Suns  CBS Sports
  2. Suns @ Lakers | NBA on ESPN Live Scoreboard | #KIATIPOFF21  NBA
  3. Previewing the Phoenix Suns vs. Los Angeles Lakers | NBA Today  ESPN
  4. Los Angeles Lakers: 2 ways to get Russell Westbrook going vs Phoenix  Lakeshow Life
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Taliban ‘forcibly evicting’ Hazaras and opponents in Afghanistan

Human Rights Watch has logged illegal seizures of land and homes then given to Taliban supporters

Thousands of people have been forced from their homes and land by Taliban officials in the north and south of Afghanistan, in what amounted to collective punishment, illegal under international law, Human Rights Watch has warned.

Many of the evictions targeted members of the Shia Hazara community, while others were of people connected to the former Afghan government. Land and homes seized this way have often been redistributed to Taliban supporters, HRW said.

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‘I was terrified’: the vet sterilizing Pablo Escobar’s cocaine hippos

The progeny of animals brought illegally to Colombia and kept in the drug lord’s private zoo must now be put on birth control

When Gina Paola Serna studied to become a biologist and veterinarian in Colombia, she never expected to one day be tasked with neutering an invasive herd of hippos that once belonged to Pablo Escobar.

When they were smuggled into the drug lord’s private zoo in the 1980s, there were just four hippos. But in the 26 years since Escobar’s death, their numbers have steadily grown : the herd now includes about 80 animals – threatening to disrupt ecosystems in Colombia. So now, Serna spends her days tracking and sterilizing the hulking riverine mammals.

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Howard University students protest against poor housing conditions – NPR

Howard University students protest against poor housing conditions  NPR

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The Facebook whistleblower’s documents show how ‘Stop the Steal’ evaded monitors – NPR

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Biden Crafts a Climate Plan B: Tax Credits, Regulation and State Action – The New York Times

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Nasa announces uncrewed flights around the Moon to begin in February 2022

The Orion capsule will be launched on the Space Launch System, paving the way for the resumption of people to walk on Earth’s satellite again

Nasa has announced plans to launch an uncrewed flight around the Moon in February 2022, paving the way for astronauts to once again set foot on Earth’s satellite.

The US space agency said on Friday that it was in the final phase of testing to send its Orion capsule on an orbit around the Moon on its Space Launch System rocket.

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‘Nervous giddy excitement’: relieved Melbourne residents enjoy weekend out of lockdown

The world’s lockdown capital emerges for its first Friday night of freedom, but not everyone joined the party

From St Kilda to Coburg the traffic is heavy in Melbourne for the first time in months. The bars are filling up and friends are having long hugs as the world’s lockdown capital sheds its Covid restrictions and opens up.

“Melbourne is back!” yells one man out of his car window on Lygon Street in the inner-city suburb of Carlton.

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