President Joe Biden presented the Medal of Freedom to 17 people, including an actor. Which actor is one of 17 receiving the honor?

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Along with Denzel Washington, Olympic gymnast Simone Biles, Sen. John McCain and Apple founder Steve Jobs are among those who received the Medal of Freedom.

Which country’s prime minister announced he will resign?

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UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson said he had failed to push back against opposition from his own party ministers, who have spent weeks urging Johnson to resign.

Which of the following is the Biden Administration giving nearly $1 billion to upgrade and expand?

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Some 85 airports will get part of the money so they can expand and upgrade terminals and other facilities.

Three songs from Michael Jackson’s 2010 album “Michael” were removed from streaming services. What claim was made to have the three tracks removed?

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Fans insisted three songs — “Breaking News,” “Monster” and “Keep Your Head Up” — use singer Jason Malachi's vocals and not Michael Jackson's.

A country is throwing out 13.6M doses of a COVID-19 vaccine because it cannot find any takers at home or abroad to use it. Which country is throwing the doses out?

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Canada is tossing out over 13 million doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine as no one will take it. The move follows concerns in spring 2021 about rare but potentially fatal blood clots from that type of vaccine.

The Food and Drug Administration has temporarily suspended an order issued last month that would pull a company’s products from the market. Which company has the FDA issued an administrative stay?

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The FDA said the stay temporarily suspends the marketing denial order while it conducts a further review on the vaping company Juul.

An NFL team has traded their quarterback for a 2024 conditional draft pick. Which quarterback has been traded to the Carolina Panthers?

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The ​​Cleveland Browns have traded QB Baker Mayfield.

A country said the United States is “the biggest threat to world peace, stability and development.” Which country said this about the U.S.?

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China Foreign Ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian made the comment after the FBI and MI5 claimed Beijing is determined to steal U.S. and U.K. technology for competitive gain.

The European Union’s parliament has condemned a country’s recent ruling. Which country has been condemned?

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The EU’s parliament overwhelmingly condemned the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision to end constitutional protections for abortion. One Swedish politician said: “It teaches us a lesson: Women’s and girls’ human rights can never be taken for granted, and we must always fight to defend them.”

Which basketball player will be on the NBA 2K23 special-edition video-game covers?

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Michael Jordan, who made the number 23 jersey popular in basketball, will be the cover star of the Michael Jordan Edition and Championship Edition of NBA 2K23.

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