Russia has withdrawn forces from parts of Ukraine in what it is calling a “goodwill gesture.” Where did Russia withdraw forces from?

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Russia said it withdrew from Ukraine’s Snake Island as a strategic way to show that Russia is not hampering U.N. efforts to establish a humanitarian corridor when it comes to exporting agricultural products from Ukraine.

In the NY attorney general’s fraud investigation against Donald Trump, a New York judge has ruled Trump is no longer in contempt for _________. Fill in the blank.

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It was ruled that Donald Trump is no longer in contempt for failing to turn over documents demanded in a subpoena by the New York attorney general. The judge said Trump met the conditions required to lift the sanction.

A Supreme Court justice retired from his post on Thursday. Which Supreme Court justice left the bench?

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Justice Stephen Breyer said it’s been his “great honor to participate as a judge in the effort to maintain our Constitution and the Rule of Law.”

A member of the Federal Communications Commission is calling on Apple and Google to remove an app from their app stores. Which app does the individual want removed?

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The FTC member cited national security concerns involving the Chinese parent company of TikTok — ByteDance.

In a Supreme Court decision, the justices ruled the Clean Air Act does not give the Environmental Protection Agency broad authority to regulate which of the following?

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The Supreme Court has limited how the U.S’s main anti-air pollution law can be used when it comes to reducing greenhouse gas emissions from power plants that contribute to global warming.

Blink-182 drummer and husband of Kourtney Kardashian, Travis Barker, has been hospitalized. What has Barker been hospitalized for?

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The 46-year-old drummer has pancreatitis, causing him intense pain in his abdomen.

A country’s government has declared two American Far Right groups — The Proud Boys and The Base — as terrorist organizations. Which country made these declarations?

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New Zealand’s government has given an official terrorist designation to the Proud Boys and The Base — which means it’s now illegal in that country to fund, recruit or participate in those groups.

China’s leader Xi Jinping has left China for the first time since 2020. Where did Xi travel to?

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Xi arrived in Hong Kong in honor of the 25th anniversary of the British handover and the city’s two-year transformation, which has brought it more tightly under the Communist Party’s control.

Which country recently swore in their new president?

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Ferdinand “Bongbong” Marcos Jr. was officially sworn in as the president of the Philippines.

Taco Bell is testing a new menu item featuring a popular snack food. Which popular snack food is part of the fast-food chain’s newest menu item?

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Hoping to replicate the success of its shells made from Doritos, Taco Bell is releasing a “Big Cheez-It Tostada,” stuffed with taco fillings.

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