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Holly Willis is a news writer for the Hold Tight Podcast. She writes about politics, health, business, and finance. She enjoys writing about current events and is always looking for new ways to share her opinions with the world. Holly also loves traveling and exploring new places around the globe.

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After a volcano eruption, Sacred Easter Island statues sustain irreparable damage

According to Chilean and Indigenous authorities, the fire has charred Easter Island’s stone heads and other archaeological items. Officials from the native tribe reported that the fire, which was caused by Rano Raraku’s volcano, started Monday. It razed more than 100 hectares of the island’s famous stone-carved statues, known as Moai, and damaged their famed …

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Research shows that more than 2.5 million middle- and high-school students in the US use e-cigarettes

Based on data from a survey earlier in the year, approximately 2.55 million high school and middle-school students in America use e-cigarettes. The responses to the 2022 National Youth Tobacco Survey were examined by the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and US Food and Drug Administration. They were conducted between January 18 and …

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New York GOP Governor Nominee’s Home is the Scene of a Shooting. This intensifies the debate about crime and guns

In a campaign that has seen him repeatedly attack Democratic Gov., the shooting that left two teens injured on the property of Rep. Lee Zeldin was a worrying development. Kathy Hochul is concerned about public safety and the controversial bail reform law, which was passed more than three decades ago. Zeldin had to use the …

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Money flowing to election deniers causes scramble in secretary-of-state races

The election skeptics of their state are the Republican nominees for secretary-of-state. They have outraised their Democratic counterparts in two races deemed competitive by political handicappers, in Arizona and Indiana. According to Issue One research, Republican nominees for secretary of state in the United States have raised over $12 million this election cycle. Some of …

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Texas AG Paxton was ordered to testify in the abortion case after fleeing his home

Abortion-rights organizations have accused Ken Paxton of trying to “chill their First Amendment right to talk about and fund abortion care.” On Tuesday, a federal judge ruled that Ken Paxton, Texas Attorney General, must testify in an abortion lawsuit. This comes just one week after the GOP official fled to his home to avoid a …

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Elon Musk proposes to buy Twitter again at full price in a major reversal

According to Tuesday’s securities filing, Elon Musk sent Monday a message to Twitter proposing to continue with his agreement to buy the company for the original price of $54.20 per share. Musk stated in the letter that he would continue with the acquisition under the original terms, subject to receipt of the debt financing. The …

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