Who won the 2022 SAG Award for Outstanding Performance by a male actor?

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Will Smith won for his role as Richard Williams, father of Serena and Venus Williams, in the film “King Richard.”

Elon Musk’s SpaceX company has recently launched more items into space. What did the aerospace company most recently launch?

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SpaceX sent 50 more Starlink satellites into orbit—satellites that help provide Internet access coverage to most of the Earth.

59% of attendees at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Florida voted for this person to be the Republican party’s 2024 presidential candidate. Who won this vote?

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Former President Donald Trump won the straw poll at the conference, with Florida Governor Ron DeSantis coming in second with 28% of votes.

What has temporarily caused the halt of Toyota's production in Japan?

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Toyota is facing a “system malfunction” that a domestic supplier believes to be a cyberattack.

A U.S. state offered a tax-free weekend for shoppers purchasing storm supply items as severe weather approached the state. Which state did this?

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This was Alabama’s 11th sales tax holiday for storm supplies, allowing shoppers to get some tax-free purchases and other discounts.

An international committee wants to exclude Russians from international events. Which international body has made this call to action?

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The International Olympic Committee is asking sports bodies to exclude Russia’s athletes from international events in order to “protect the integrity of global sports competitions and for the safety of all the participants.”

A country’s top diplomat has called on the United States to improve ties with their country and put their relations back on track. Which country’s top diplomat made this call?

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China's foreign minister urged Washington to “reinstate a reasonable and pragmatic China policy” and expressed China’s complaints that the U.S. was not upholding its own commitments.

A company has paired up with an affiliate nonprofits to offer free, short-term housing to 100,000 refugees from Ukraine. Which company is offering up the housing?

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Airbnb.org will partner with resettlement agencies and nonprofits to facilitate the stays in surrounding countries currently accepting Ukrainian refugees

Amid Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, a producer at StudioCanal has confirmed that Ukraine President Volodymyr Zelensky was the voice of an animated character in a movie a few years ago. Which movie did Zelensky voice-act in?

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Ukraine’s president voiced Paddington Bear in the Ukrainian versions of the hit animated films “Paddington” and “Paddington 2.”

North Korea said it had tested a type of technology to be installed on their spy satellites. What type of technology did the country say they have tested?

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North Korea is working to install cameras on spy satellites as it continues to modernize its weapons arsenal.

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