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Sri Lanka reopens its borders to international travelers after restrictions lifted

Sri Lanka reopens its borders to international travelers after restrictions lifted

ByLexy09/12/20212 min read

Sri Lanka announced Saturday that it was reopening its borders to international travelers. Restrictions that had been placed on the country by the Colombo high court last week were removed…

Truck Explosion in Liberia Kills 115

Truck Explosion in Liberia Kills 115

ByLexy09/06/2021

The death toll from the tanker explosion in Liberia has now climbed to 115, while dozens more were left critically injured, CNN reports. President George Weah announced on Monday that…

Ethiopian rebels force 400 women, girls to become prostitutes, Amnesty claims

Ethiopian rebels force 400 women, girls to become prostitutes, Amnesty claims

ByLexy08/30/2021

Tigrayan rebels in Ethiopia forced about 400 women and girls to work as prostitutes at their base, Amnesty International claimed Tuesday, a report it called “shocking and horrific.”The report accused…

Fed Policy Has Failed, But Wage Increases Are Not About To Break The Bank

Fed Policy Has Failed, But Wage Increases Are Not About To Break The Bank

ByLexy08/21/2021

LISTEN TO THE SHOWLength (59:24)Click to download the audio (MP3 format)Prices are way up, and don’t expect meaningful relief soon.Three weeks ago, Federal Reserve Board chair Jerome Powell announced that…