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Chad: President Deby Dies After Attack

Cape Town — It has been confirmed that newly elected President Idriss Deby died today, apparently of injuries sustained in an attack. The country’s army released a statement saying that Deby died after being “injured on the frontline”. Deby had just won his sixth term as president, according to provisional results. The country went to…

Lions President Rod Wood: Detroit ‘Serious Contender’ to Host 2024 NFL Draft

Kamil Krzaczynski/Associated PressDetroit Lions president Rod Wood announced that Detroit is “in the mix” to host the 2024 NFL draft and further clarified that the city is a “serious contender” to do so. Chris Burke of The Athletic relayed the comments from Wood.Detroit has never hosted the NFL draft before, although Michigan has hosted major NFL events.Pontiac,…

Paraguay’s president asks all ministers to resign after protests

Mario Abdo Benitez is expected to announce changes to his cabinet after citizens protest handling of COVID-19 pandemic.Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benitez has asked all cabinet ministers to resign following clashes between demonstrators and police at protests against the government’s handling of the coronavirus crisis. The country’s communications minister, Juan Manuel Brunetti, said on Saturday…