The world’s largest active volcano began to erupt. Where is this now-erupting volcano located?

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Mauna Loa, located in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, began to erupt late Sunday night.

The World Health Organization has renamed monkeypox because the original name could be taken as discriminatory and racist. What is the new name?

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WHO said it was concerned by the “racist and stigmatizing language” and renamed the decades-old animal disease as mpox.

Iran's state media wants a country to be kicked out of the World Cup after its soccer federation posted Iran’s flag without the Islamic Republic emblem on social media to show support for protests in Iran. Which country angered Iran?

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The United States Soccer Federation posted the altered flag to show “support for the women in Iran fighting for basic human rights.” The posts have been deleted.

Recently, Donald Trump, Kanye West and far-right activist Nick Fuentes shared a dinner together, though Trump claims he is not to blame for Fuentes’ invite. Who has Donald Trump blamed for Fuentes being a dinner guest?

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Former President Trump said West, responsible for several antisemitic statements, brought Fuentes — known as a white supremacist and Holocaust denier. Trump claims he did not know who Fuentes was.

Online sales for Black Friday set a new record this year, according to retail data. How much money was spent to make an online Black Friday record?

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According to Adobe Analytics, consumers spent $9.2 billion online on Black Friday.

A country’s terrorism threat level has been downgraded from “probable” to “possible” for the first time since 2014. Which country downgraded their terrorism threat level for the first time since 2014?

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Australia’s main domestic spy agency said the defeat of the Islamic State group in battle in the Mideast and ineffective al-Qaida propaganda has resulted in fewer extremists in their country.

An animated children’s movie is getting remade as a horror film. Which movie is getting a sinister remake?

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Director Scott Jeffrey is taking “Bambi” and turning it into “an incredibly dark retelling” that features the deer as “a vicious killing machine that lurks in the wilderness.”

A university's head football coach has resigned after 12 seasons. Which university’s football coach resigned?

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Stanford’s David Shaw revealed he hadn’t considered resigning until earlier this past week. “With every hour it seemed, it was more cemented in my head. The phrase that kept coming to me is: ‘It's time.’”

A small plane crashed into something in Montgomery County, Maryland. What did the small plane crash into?

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Two people were suspended for hours inside a small plane after it crashed and got tangled in power lines.

Which singer is set to perform at President Joe Biden’s first White House state dinner?

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Jon Batiste will perform at the dinner meant to highlight the long-standing relationship between the U.S. and France and honor French President Emmanuel Macron.

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