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Rep John Lewis and Alex Trebek.

‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek sends words of encouragement to Rep. John Lewis as they both battle pancreatic cancer

The veteran civil-rights icon announced that he had stage 4 pancreatic cancer in late December, saying he planned to undergo treatment.
A mural of Rep. John Lewis in Atlanta.

Members of Congress, celebrities, and activists offer words of support after civil-rights icon Rep. John Lewis announces stage 4 pancreatic cancer dia...

Messages of support for Lewis have touted his strength and tenacity acquired while helping spearhead the civil-rights movement.

The 15 worst US states for millennials, ranked

The bottom half of the country dominated the list, with 7 of the 10 worst places for millennials being southern states.
Forget Dubrovnik: Rijeka is the Croatian city to visit in 2020.

The 10 best places to travel in Europe in 2020

Ten European destinations made the list of travel hotspots around the world, including Austria, the Douro River in Portugal, and Rijeka, Croatia.
People attend a protest on the 10th anniversary of the 2008 Russia-Georgia war in front of the building of Russian Federation Interests Section of the Embassy of Switzerland in Tbilisi, Georgia on August 7, 2018.

Russia has bullied Georgia and quietly seized territory for a decade. Its new leader vows to stand up to Moscow, and just got a boost from Congress.

"Russia does not define Georgia, and Russia will not define our future," Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia told Insider.
Logs impaling the car.

A driver rear ended a truck and his car was impaled by logs. He miraculously survived.

Photos of the crash, which happened in northwest Georgia how logs crushing the front of an SUV and extending all the way out the rear window.
Jennine Capo Crucet cancelled her second speaking engagement.

A Cuban-American author canceled her speaking event on diversity at a Georgia university after students were filmed burning her book

At a speaking Georgia Southern University in Statesboro, a white student accused her of not understanding white privilege.
Students burned books written by a Latina professor after she urged them in a lecture to think about their white privilege.

College students burned a Latina professor’s book after she urged them to think about their white privilege

A Georgia Southern University spokesperson told Insider burning was within students' First Amendment rights but didn't align with the school's values.
Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries Biologist John Odenkirk handles a large northern snakehead fish aboard his stunboat in waters off the Potomac River, Virginia May 23, 2013.

In case you didn’t have enough to worry about, there are now fish that can walk on land

As an invasive species that can outcompete native wildlife, Georgia officials are advising residents that find the fish to "kill it immediately."
Laquana Ross said in an interview with CNN affiliate WSB that she's not mad at the VA but wants to see change.

The VA has put 9 people on leave while it investigates how a Vietnam vet was found covered in ants at a VA facility twice in his last 2 days

Joel Marrable died at the age of 73 at the Eagles' Nest Community Living Center in the Atlanta VA Medical Center. Now the agency is investigating.