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Thursday December 15th, 2022 evening edition

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Russia shared the video following reports that the US will send a Patriot defense system to Ukraine.

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Russia's defense ministry shared a video of a intercontinental ballistic missile being loaded into a launch silo, days after reports surfaced that the US is preparing to send an advanced Patriot air defense system to Ukraine.

Russia previously fired a Yars missile in October, as part of a test conducted by the country's nuclear forces.

This latest video comes after reports that the US is set to send a Patriot missile defense system to Ukraine.

Russian military has increasingly fired missiles at cities across Ukraine, far from the war's front lines.

That would mean that Russia will likely not be able to maintain its current rate of artillery and rocket fire beyond early next year, the official said. »

Iran Booted From UN Women’s Rights Panel

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The United States led the charge to see Iran booted from the U.N.’s Commission on the Status of Women, where it has served since 2019 even though it is one of the world’s foremost human rights abusers.

The United States draft resolution was passed after 29 countries voted in favor, with 8 against and 16 abstentions.

White House national security adviser Jake Sullivan said the vote "is another sign of the growing international consensus on Iran and demands for accountability." »

Naughty Dog’s Next Game Is Reportedly The Last of Us Part 3

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According to this source, Neil Druckmann is currently working on The Last of Us Part 3 which is in production at Naughty Dog.

We already know that one of the projects that are currently in development at Naughty Dog is a multiplayer faction standalone release.

The first game was remade for the PS5 and it is also set to launch on the PC in March 2023. »

Lawmakers propose raising teachers' minimum salaries to $60K to stem 'mass exodus'

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The American Teacher Act would incentivize states to raise their minimum teacher salaries to $60,000 for public K-12 schools through a grant program at the Department of Education.

The legislation would also mandate yearly increases congruent to inflation to support states' ongoing efforts to ensure competitive wages.

"As time has progressed, teachers' salaries, minimum wage, has not been commensurate with other salaries in our economy -- especially as it relates to Black men.". »