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3. Hong Kong
5. Election 2020
Actress Kelly Preston has died after battling breast cancer
Turkey is converting the famous Hagia Sophia back into a mosque
USC will remove their John Wayne exhibit after the actor’s racist comments in an interview surfaced online
Trump proposed selling Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria, the New York Times reports
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“We need people to understand why they are doing it and we need people to understand how they benefit from it. … US Surgeon General Jerome Adams, who said any mask mandate, whether on the state or federal level, would have to be rolled out with education initiatives. Not only would additional information help people be more secure with the requirement, he said, it would also boost compliance.”
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Correction: An earlier version of the newsletter gave the incorrect location for Daniel Lewis Lee’s scheduled execution. It is Indiana.