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A disturbing notice from the IRS, coded “CP21C,” informed recipients that the agency was offsetting their stimulus payments because of a possible federal debt they owed — from 14 years ago.
IRS MISTAKENLY TELLS TENS OF THOUSANDS OF TAXPAYERS THEY WON’T GET THEIR STIMULUS PAYMENTSMICHELLE SINGLETARYFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Over the weekend, I saw a disturbing number of people on social media say they only want the Moderna or Pfizer shots, and would reject the J&J vaccine if it was the only option available to them.
WHY YOU SHOULD GET WHICHEVER COVID-19 VACCINE YOU CANALEX FITZPATRICKFEBRUARY 2, 2021TIME
New York Attorney General Letitia James called the incident with the 9-year-old “deeply disturbing and wholly unacceptable,” adding that her office was “looking into” the matter.
ROCHESTER POLICE SUSPENDED AFTER HANDCUFFING AND PEPPER SPRAYING 9-YEAR-OLD GIRLSHANI PARRISHFEBRUARY 2, 2021ESSENCE.COM
The sound design, like the disturbing sound of a blade cutting through flesh, is equally excellent.
‘THE MEDIUM’ REVIEW: A DISJOINTED, UNFULFILLING PUZZLE HORROR GAMEELISE FAVISFEBRUARY 1, 2021WASHINGTON POST
McCarthy’s office told Axios that the comments are “deeply disturbing” and said he “plans to have a conversation with the Congresswoman about them.”
THE GOP’S MARJORIE TAYLOR GREENE PROBLEM IS SPINNING OUT OF CONTROLAARON BLAKEJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Philadelphia Health Commissioner Thomas Farley said at a Tuesday briefing that the allegations were “very disturbing” if true, and that any leftover vaccine doses should have been returned to the city.
PHILADELPHIA LET ‘COLLEGE KIDS’ DISTRIBUTE VACCINES. THE RESULT WAS A ‘DISASTER,’ VOLUNTEERS SAY.ANTONIA NOORI FARZANJANUARY 27, 2021WASHINGTON POST
News accounts such as this one and this one covered it all in detail, using the word “boogie” a disturbing number of times.
NOT ALL PRESIDENTS’ DANCE SKILLS ARE CREATED EQUALBONNIE BERKOWITZ, JOANNE LEEJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s yet another demonstration of Doshi’s skill that this work of art functions so evocatively both as a symbol in the novel and a linchpin to its disturbing plot.
‘BURNT SUGAR,’ A CHALLENGING BOOKER PRIZE FINALIST, IS HARD TO TAKE, BUT HARDER TO SHAKE OFFRON CHARLESJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It’s one thing to use this as motivation to right the wrongs of the world, but nearly every expert and activist told me that having a way to deal with disturbing images is important.
A GUIDE TO BEING AN ETHICAL ONLINE INVESTIGATORTANYA BASUJANUARY 14, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
That’s what makes this so different and disturbing from anything I have ever seen in politics and unrest.
POLITICS REPORT: A DISTURBING WEEKSCOTT LEWISJANUARY 9, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
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WORDS RELATED TO DISTURBING

  • agonizing
  • anguishing
  • distressing
  • disturbing
  • excruciating
  • extreme
  • fierce
  • harrowing
  • intense
  • racking
  • struggling
  • suffering
  • tearing
  • tortuous
  • torturing
  • torturous
  • vehement
  • violent
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