Do You Know What Happened In The News This Week?
The Obamas are going to Cuba, a blast in Turkey's capital killed 28 people, and Apple is in a legal battle with the FBI. Take the BuzzFeed News quiz, made from stories featured in the
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The Obamas will
be in Cuba on March 21 and 22 and will then head to Argentina for the following two days. While in Cuba, the president will work to continue normalizing relations with the country.
In the 16 weeks it took for Southern California Gast to
get control of the leak, the well spewed billions of pounds of methane into the atmosphere. The utility faces a lawsuit filed by the Los Angeles city attorney.
The lack of paid leave in an industry largely staffed by low-income workers creates a dangerous incentive. In a nationwide survey of 4,323 restaurant workers conducted by the Restaurant Opportunities Center (ROC), a worker advocacy group,
two out of three workers reported cooking, preparing, and serving food while sick.
ended its deal with Pacquiao on Wednesday after he said people who are attracted to the same sex are “worse than animals.” The brand told BuzzFeed News it "strongly opposes discrimination of any kind and has a long history of supporting and standing up for the rights of the LGBT community.”
In all of 2015, about
$7.5 billion was transferred using the app. That looks set to grow to at least $12 billion in 2016 if the January numbers are sustained throughout the year, but could go even higher.
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