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A man sleeps on cardboard under the shelter of a store vestibule during a rainy day at Times Square in New York City

Homelessness rises in many cities amid end of COVID assistance

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — In the Californian capital, huge tent camps have sprung up along the American River and freeway overpasses have become shelters for the homeless, whose numbers have jumped by nearly 70% in two years. Among the 9,300 homeless is Eric Santos, who lost his job at a brewery and was evicted from …

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Protests in Iran spread, death toll rises as internet is restricted

Protests in Iran spread, death toll rises as internet is restricted

Unrest has swept Iran since the death of a young woman in custody At least eight people were killed Restricted access to Instagram, WhatsApp, internet partially cut off Social media video shows protests spreading across Iran DUBAI, September 21 (Reuters) – Iranian authorities and a Kurdish rights group reported a rise in the death toll …

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