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Beirut erupts in violent protests days after the explosion.

Thousands of demonstrators flocked to Martyrs Square in Beirut demanding “revenge” on the ruling class of politicians widely held responsible for the explosion that devastated large parts of the Lebanese capital. The air was full of tear gas as people filled the main protest area. The demonstrations extended to the surrounding districts and the city’s main highway. This was the …

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Violent storms on Jupiter are stranger than we thought

Artist’s impression of thunderstorms on Jupiter using data from NASA’s Juno mission.image:: NASA / JPL-Caltech / SwRI / MSSS / Gerald Eichstädt Lightning and hailstones exist on Jupiter, but they are of a very different kind from what we know on Earth, as new research suggests. Flat flashes on Jupiter do not come from watery clouds like on Earth, but …

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Judges’ Rules Media must turn pictures, recordings of violent protests in Seattle in May

A judge in King County, Washington, ruled Thursday that five news agencies must release unpublished photos and footage from a Seattle social and racist justice protest on May 30 to the city police department. King County’s Supreme Court judge Nelson Lee ruled Thursday morning that the division’s subpoena was enforceable and that the materials for the Seattle Police Department (SPD) …

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Gorgeous new Hubble pictures show the violent death of stars

Nothing rages harder against the death of light than a star. Their death struggles are wild and violent, as the star is struck by colossal tremors and throws huge amounts of star material out into the surrounding space. The study of the gas and dust thrown off by such events can help us understand how these stars die … and …

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Trump in Tulsa: The city faces a violent past before the rally

Image rights Reuters Image description President Donald Trump has postponed his Tulsa rally to Saturday President Donald Trump is holding his first political rally this weekend since the pandemic started in Tulsa, Oklahoma. His choice of location and date have created tensions in a city that has difficulty grappling with its history of violent racism. On June 1, 1921, a …

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Jimmy Kimmel says there is an “obvious double standard” in America under violent protests

Receive the latest news about coronavirus and more in your inbox every day. Login here. Jimmy Kimmel started his late-night talk show on Friday by denouncing an “apparent double standard” in America as rioters continue to besiege large cities across the country in response to George Floyd’s death. Kimmel was filmed from his home in Los Angeles and began his …

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The Mayor of Atlanta Urges Violent Protesters: “Go Home”

Mayor Keisha Lance Bottoms had a clear message to the demonstrators who turned downtown Atlanta’s streets into scenes of violence and destruction late Friday: “Go Home.” In an emotional press conference flanked by hip-hop stars and civil rights leaders, the mayor said that demonstrators outraged by systemic racism and police violence are defying the legacy of non-violent protests in the …

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