Mandalit del Barco

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This week, the United Nations   released a disturbing report  . About a million species of plants and animals face extinction in the coming years because of damage done by humans.

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This week, the United Nations released a disturbing report . About a million species of plants and animals face extinction in the coming years because of damage done by humans.

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Now that a federal judge has released testimony by Bill Cosby admitting to "possibly criminal conduct," what will be the fallout to the comedian who’s fending off dozens of other…

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This Sunday, a few people – alright, hundreds of millions of people – will gather at their sets to watch stars walk the red carpet, and then award each other with golden trophies.

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