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They sound like trite sayings off of some self-help calendar.

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This was the scene at Lady of the Sea General Hospital in Cut Off, La., when Hurricane Ida hit over a month ago.

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UNIDENTIFIED PERSON: Oh, my God. Go. Go.

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When photographs emerged of U.S. Border Patrol agents on horseback chasing down migrants at the southern border, President Biden promised accountability.

"I promise you: Those people will pay," he said. "They will be investigated. There will be consequences."

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When schools reopened recently in Afghanistan, only boys in grades 7 through 12 went back to class.

Taliban leaders told girls that they must wait.

"The explanation that we got from the Taliban is that this is just a slight delay, as they are working on operating procedures for girls," said Christopher Nyamandi, director of Save the Children, an aid group, in Afghanistan.

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