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 2022-01-14 06:33 

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Seoul: N Korea fires projectile in third launch this month...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea said Friday that North Korea fired at least one projectile in its third weapons launch this month, as it continues to demonstrate its military might amid pandemic border closures and stalled diplomacy with the U...

 2022-01-14 06:31 

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Afghan tradition allows girls to access the freedom of boys...

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — In a Kabul neighborhood, a gaggle of boys kick a yellow ball around a dusty playground, their boisterous cries echoing off the surrounding apartment buildings. Dressed in sweaters and jeans or the traditional Afghan male cl...

 2022-01-14 05:58 

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SKorea slightly eases distancing but warns of omicron surge...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea will slightly ease its coronavirus gathering restrictions starting next week but continue to maintain a 9 p.m. curfew on restaurants and entertainment venues, as it braces for a possible surge in infections driv...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Analysis: Biden overshoots on what's possible in divided DC...

WASHINGTON (AP) — He was supposed to break through the congressional logjam. End the pandemic. Get the economy back on track. Days before he hits his one-year mark in office, a torrent of bad news is gnawing at the foundational rationale of Presiden...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Grizzlies win 11th straight, beating Timberwolves 116-108...

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Desmond Bane scored 21 points, Jaren Jackson Jr. added 20 and the Memphis Grizzlies pulled away in the final minutes for their 11th straight victory, beating the Minnesota Timberwolves 116-108 on Thursday night. Ja Morant had 1...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Goodbye 'godsend': Expiration of child tax credits hits home...

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — For the first time in half a year, families on Friday are going without a monthly deposit from the child tax credit — a program that was intended to be part of President Joe Biden's legacy but has emerged instead a...

 2022-01-14 05:54 

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Kurashev, Blackhawks sink NHL-worst Canadiens in OT...

CHICAGO (AP) — Philipp Kurashev scored 2:24 into overtime and the Chicago Blackhawks beat the Montreal Canadiens 3-2 Thursday night. Montreal, a defending Stanley Cup finalist, has dropped five straight and is 1-9-3 in its past 13 games. The Canadie...

 2022-01-14 05:53 

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Oregon beats No. 3 UCLA 84-81 in OT for Altman's 700th win...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jacob Young scored a season-high 23 points and Oregon edged No. 3 UCLA 84-81 in overtime Thursday night to give coach Dana Altman his 700th career victory. Will Richardson added 12 points as one of three Ducks in foul trouble. Ore...

 2022-01-14 05:52 

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Barton scores 21, Nuggets beat depleted Blazers 140-108...

DENVER (AP) — Will Barton had 21 points before leaving in the third quarter with a strained neck, Nikola Jokic added 20 and the Denver Nuggets beat the depleted Portland Trail Blazers 140-108 on Thursday night. The Nuggets built their lead to 26 poi...

 2022-01-14 05:40 

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Vietnamese migrant worker narrowly avoids being scammed by 'fellow migrant'...

TAIPEI (The China Post) — A Vietnamese migrant worker recently narrowly avoided being scammed by another person claiming to be a fellow migrant worker in Taiwan, who falsely promised to help her wire money back home to her family. According to local...

 2022-01-14 05:32 

China Post

Pictures of Week in Latin America & Caribbean Photo Gallery...

JAN. 6 13, 2021 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and Caribbean. The gallery was curated by AP photojournalist Fernando Llano in Mexico City. Follow AP vis...

 2022-01-14 05:31 

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Cyber attack in Albuquerque latest to target public schools...

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — When the superintendent of Albuquerque Public Schools announced earlier this week a cyber attack would lead to the cancellation of classes for around 75,000 students, he noted that the district's technology department had b...

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