Israel-Gaza Conflict, Miss America, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA Are Black Women + 3 More Hot News of Monday, May 6

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Nexter.org made a list of the most important  you need to know this Monday morning (May 6).

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1. More than 600 rockets fired at Israel from Gaza in less than 24 hours

Palestinian militants in the Gaza Strip fired more than 600 rockets into southern Israel in less than 24 hours, killing at least four Israelis and leaving several more in critical condition.

2. For the first time, Miss America, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA are black women

Messages of congratulations and well-wishes are still stirring up a conversation days after Chelsie Kryst won the Miss USA crown. Kryst’s win marked a historic moment in US beauty pageantry — for the first time in history, three Black women hold the reigning Miss America, Miss USA and Miss Teen USA titles.

3. Brunei says it won’t enforce death penalty for gay sex

Brunei has backtracked on enforcing laws introduced last month that would have made sex between men and adultery punishable by stoning to death.

4. Avengers: Endgame passes Titanic to become the second-biggest movie of all time worldwide

Marvel Studios’ latest blockbuster has surpassed James Cameron’s Titanic at the global box office, bringing in more than $2 billion (USD) worldwide in two weeks.

5. Muslims mark the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan 

Muslims around the world celebrate the beginning of the month of Ramadan, which is marked by observing a month of fasting.

6. ‘President Barack Obama Boulevard’ unveiled in Los Angeles

Former President Barack Obama now has a second stretch of roadway named for him in Los Angeles. On Saturday, thousands gathered for the renaming of Rodeo Road to “President Barack Obama Boulevard,” a 3.5-mile street that runs through the historically black Baldwin Hills-Crenshaw neighborhood.


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'Avengers: Endgame' Broke 'Titanic' Record, 'Barack Obama Boulevard' Unveiled + 3 More Hot News of Monday, May 6
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