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Typhoon Mangkhut hits mainland China, lashes Hong Kong, dozens dead in Philippines

The world’s strongest storm this year, Typhoon Mangkhut, continued its path of destruction across Southeast Asia over the weekend, reaching mainland China on Sunday afternoon after pummeling Hong Kong and killing dozens in the Philippines. The storm has carved a deadly trail across the region, killing two people in southern
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Meet Haiti’s Founding Father, Whose Black Revolution Was Too Radical for Thomas Jefferson

Crowds cheered as local lawmakers on August 18 unveiled a street sign showing that Rogers Avenue in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn would now be called Jean-Jacques Dessalines Boulevard, after a Haitian slave turned revolutionary general. When Dessalines declared Haiti’s independence from France in 1804 after a 13-year slave uprising and civil
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