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 2021-10-26 12:27 

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UK lawmaker faces suspension for breaching lobbying rules...

LONDON (AP) — Britain's parliamentary standards watchdog said Tuesday that a Conservative lawmaker should be suspended from the House of Commons for breaking lobbying rules.Parliamentary Commission......

 2021-10-26 12:23 

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UK monarch holds 1st virtual audience since rest period...

LONDON (AP) — Britain's Queen Elizabeth II held virtual audiences Tuesday at Windsor Castle that were the first since revelations that her doctors ordered her to rest last week.The 95-year-old sove......

 2021-10-26 12:11 

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Workers at Mississippi space center to protest vaccine rules...

BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) — Some workers at a sprawling space center near the Mississippi-Louisiana line plan to protest federal requirements that they become vaccinated against COVID-19.The John C......

 2021-10-26 12:02 

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Landlords ordered to pay $736,000 in sexual harassment case...

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A judge has ordered two Twin Cities rental companies and their officers to pay $736,000 to nearly two dozen women over allegations that one of the defendants pressured the tenant......

 2021-10-26 11:49 

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Kashmir students face terror law for cheering Pakistan win...

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police in Indian-controlled Kashmir are investigating students and staff at two medical colleges under a harsh anti-terror law for celebrating India's loss to archrival Pakis......

 2021-10-26 11:37 

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Ukraine registers record daily number of COVID-19 deaths...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Ukraine reported another record daily number of COVID-19 deaths Tuesday as vaccinations in the nation of 41 million people lags. Ukraine's Health Ministry registered 734 deaths......

 2021-10-26 11:34 

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Biden to announce $100 million spending at ASEAN summit...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Joe Biden on Tuesday will announce a $100 million initiative meant to beef up the U.S. relationship with the organization of Southeast Asian nations, according to the Wh......

 2021-10-26 11:01 

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Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users...

WASHINGTON (AP) — In March, as claims about the dangers and ineffectiveness of coronavirus vaccines spun across social media and undermined attempts to stop the spread of the virus, some Facebook e......

 2021-10-26 11:01 

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Whyte planning to fight Fury for world heavyweight title...

LONDON (AP) — British heavyweight Dillian Whyte wants his next fight to be against Tyson Fury for the world title instead of rescheduling his canceled bout with Otto Wallin.Whyte last week pulled o......

 2021-10-26 11:00 

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Facebook froze as anti-vaccine comments swarmed users...

WASHINGTON (AP) — In March, as claims about the dangers and ineffectiveness of coronavirus vaccines spun across social media and undermined attempts to stop the spread of the virus, some Facebook ......

 2021-10-26 11:00 

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Millennial Money: Scary money tasks to tackle now...

There are some things no one wants to think about until they have to, like caregiving for your parents as they age and figuring out what happens to your finances when you die. But planning for thes......

 2021-10-26 10:58 

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Samsung's Lee fined over illegally using propofol...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — Samsung's de facto chief Lee Jae-yong was fined 70 million won (about $60,000) on Tuesday for illegally using the anesthetic drug propofol, about two months after he was r......

 2021-10-26 10:36 

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Cricket South Africa orders team to take knee at World Cup...

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — Cricket South Africa ordered its players Tuesday to take the knee in support of the Black Lives Matter movement ahead of their remaining games at the T20 World Cup.Th......

 2021-10-26 10:35 

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Dutch court: Crimean treasures must be sent to Ukraine...

AMSTERDAM (AP) — An Amsterdam appeals court ruled Tuesday that a trove of historical treasures from Crimea that have been stored for years at a Dutch museum must be given to Ukraine, saying they ar......

 2021-10-26 10:28 

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Miles donations are providing flights for Afghan refugees...

A campaign that began with ordinary people donating frequent-flyer miles has raised enough in two months to provide 40,000 flights for refugees from Afghanistan, and organizers and the White House ......

 2021-10-26 10:27 

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Possible cyberattack hits Iranian gas stations across nation...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Gas stations across Iran on Tuesday suffered through a widespread outage of a government system governing fuel subsidies, stopping sales in an incident that one s......

 2021-10-26 10:26 

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Infections soar as Czech authorities urge vaccination...

PRAGUE (AP) — Coronavirus infections in the Czech Republic have soared to the highest levels in more than half a year as authorities call on people to get vaccinated.The Health Ministry said the da......

 2021-10-26 10:18 

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UPS Q3 earnings beat estimates as revenue grows 9%...

ATLANTA (AP) — United Parcel Service Inc. on Tuesday reported third-quarter profit of $2.33 billion.On a per-share basis, the Atlanta-based company said it had profit of $2.65. Earnings, adjusted f......

 2021-10-26 10:09 

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Russia's coronavirus deaths mark another high...

MOSCOW (AP) — The daily number of COVID-19 deaths in Russia hit another high Tuesday amid a surge in infections that forced the Kremlin to order most Russians to stay off work starting this week.Th......

 2021-10-26 10:04 

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South Africa wins toss, elects to bowl against West Indies...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — South Africa won the toss and elected to bowl against defending champion West Indies in a T20 World Cup Group 1 match on Tuesday.South Africa captain Temba Bavuma......

 2021-10-26 09:36 

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Scottish soccer coaching great Walter Smith dies at 73...

GLASGOW, Scotland (AP) — Walter Smith, the Scottish soccer coach who won 10 league titles with Rangers and also led the national team, has died. He was 73.Rangers announced the death on Tuesday, wi......

 2021-10-26 09:29 

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EU ministers debate how to tackle rising energy costs...

BRUSSELS (AP) — European Union ministers met Tuesday for emergency talks focusing on energy amid deep divergences between the 27 member countries on how to tackle a crunch that has seen consumers' ......

 2021-10-26 09:27 

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AP PHOTOS: In Gambia, Kankurang initiation rites for boys...

BAKAU, Gambia (AP) — Sharp sounds of clanking machetes cut the air as a warning that the Kankurang is coming. Fearful children nearby run inside their homes as the scary figure approaches, grunting......

 2021-10-26 08:59 

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Moderna to supply Africa with up to 110 million COVID doses...

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Moderna says it will make up to 110 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine available to African countries.Tuesday9;s announcement says Moderna is prepared to deliver the first 1......

 2021-10-26 08:46 

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COVID-19 cases spike in Belgium; govt poised for action...

BRUSSELS (AP) — Coronavirus indicators are shooting upward in Belgium, pushing the government on Tuesday to consider re-imposing some pandemic measures that it only relaxed a few weeks ago. Daily ......

 2021-10-26 08:40 

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Pakistan, China urge world to send humanitarian aid to Kabul...

ISLAMABAD (AP) — In a rare joint appeal, the leaders of Pakistan and China on Tuesday urged the international community to swiftly send humanitarian and economic aid to Afghanistan, where people ar......

 2021-10-26 08:00 

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Cumberland Valley Electric joins broadband initiative...

FRANKFORT, Ky. (AP) — Cumberland Valley Electric, an eastern Kentucky electric cooperative, will be part of the state's high-speed internet expansion efforts, Lt. Gov. Jacqueline Coleman announced ......

 2021-10-26 08:00 

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Berea College president to retire in 2023...

BEREA, Ky. (AP) — The president of Berea College is retiring in 2023.Lyle Roelofs, who became the school's ninth president in 2012, will step down June 30, 2023, the college said Monday. During his......

 2021-10-26 08:00 

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Job fairs planned for lodge at Fall Creek Falls State Park...

SPENCER, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee State Parks has scheduled two job fairs for open positions at the new $40 million lodge at Fall Creek Falls, which is being built and nearing completion, officials s......

 2021-10-26 07:58 

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Dutch pension fund to divest from fossil fuel producers...

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Netherlands' biggest pension fund announced Tuesday that it will stop investing in companies that produce fossil fuels, saying the move — long been demanded by man......

 2021-10-26 07:54 

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Tense quiet after Sudan coup, protesters block some roads...

CAIRO (AP) — Pro-democracy protesters blocked some roads in Sudan's capital with makeshift barricades and burning tires Tuesday, a day after the military seized power in a swift coup widely denounc......

 2021-10-26 07:29 

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Germany's newly elected parliament to convene for first time...

BERLIN (AP) — Germany's newly elected parliament is set to hold its first meeting on Tuesday. The 736-member lower house, or Bundestag, is expected to elect as its new speaker Baerbel Bas of the ce......

 2021-10-26 07:22 

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India-Pakistan 'sporting brotherhood' impresses coach Hayden...

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Matthew Hayden has been impressed by the "sporting brotherhood" on display after Pakistan beat India to break its run of 12 losses in World Cup contests between the archrivals.Indi......

 2021-10-26 07:19 

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Monday Sports in Brief...

MLBHOUSTON (AP) — Charlie Morton is becoming a Fall Classic fixture, set to start in the World Series for the third time in five seasons this week.Houston Astros lefty Framber Valdez is virtually u......

 2021-10-26 07:17 

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Tipoff: In era of rampant transfers, Texas stands out...

Texas' Chris Beard prepared for his first season coaching at his alma mater by assembling a virtual all-star team of transfers from across the country.Now it's a matter of finding out how quickly t......

 2021-10-26 07:15 

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Analysis: Pop's still coaching because he's still having fun...

The final buzzer sounded at the Tokyo Olympics, the gold medal for the U.S. was won and Gregg Popovich held his emotions in check for at least a couple of minutes.He shook hands with France coach V......

 2021-10-26 07:12 

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Tom Brady's monumental game included memorable mementos...

Tom Brady had one memento he wanted back from a fan in the stands and one he wanted to give his biggest little fan after his latest historic performance.Both of the Brady admirers left Raymond Jame......

 2021-10-26 07:10 

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'Home' race just like Formula One season for Haas: A clunker...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — As home races go, the U.S. Grand Prix was just like the rest of the season for Haas F1.A clunker.The only Formula One team owned by an American finished last again. Its two car......

 2021-10-26 07:07 

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Column: Astros proof that cheaters really do prosper...

Stop if this sounds familiar. The World Series is here, and so unfortunately are the Houston Astros. For the third time in just five years, if you're keeping score at home. And, yes, they've brough......

 2021-10-26 07:04 

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World Series a father-and-son family affair for Snitkers...

HOUSTON (AP) — No matter how this year's World Series ends, a Snitker will get a championship ring. This edition of the Fall Classic is a family affair with Atlanta Braves manager Brian Snitker in ......

 2021-10-26 07:01 

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YouTube, TikTok, Snap execs face senators on kids' safety...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Bearing down on hugely popular social media platforms and their impact on children, the leaders of a Senate panel have called executives from YouTube, TikTok and Snapchat to face ......

 2021-10-26 07:00 

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Asian shares mostly higher, tracking Wall Street rally...

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Tuesday after another rally to a record high on Wall Street. Stocks have been pushing broadly higher as companies turn in much stronger profit reports f......

 2021-10-26 06:33 

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The judge leading Beirut blast probe: Discreet and defiant...

BEIRUT (AP) — For eight months, he has quietly investigated one of the world's worst non-nuclear explosions with only four assistants — and a lot of powerful detractors trying to block him. In that......

 2021-10-26 06:28 

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New Zealand expands vaccine mandate to 40% of all workers...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — New Zealand's government said Tuesday it will expand a vaccine mandate to include thousands of workers who have close contact with their customers — including employe......

 2021-10-26 06:19 

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Israel envoy to brief US over ban on Palestinian groups...

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Israel is sending an envoy to Washington amid a deepening rift with the Biden administration over six outlawed Palestinian rights groups, a Foreign Ministry official said Tu......

 2021-10-26 06:00 

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Maine using lottery to give out new scallop licenses...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Maine fishing regulators are collecting applications for the state lottery that gives out scallop harvesting licenses.Sea scallops are one of the most valuable marine resourc......

 2021-10-26 05:36 

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Ex-South Korean President Roh Tae-woo dies at 88...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A Seoul hospital says former South Korean President Roh Tae-woo has died. He was 88.The Seoul National University Hospital said Roh died on Tuesday while being treated for......

 2021-10-26 05:30 

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Seahawks can't overcome blunders, stumble versus Saints...

SEATTLE (AP) — Three straight losses overall for the first time in a decade. An 0-3 start at home for the first time in nearly 30 years. The Seattle Seahawks are learning that life without quarterb......

 2021-10-26 05:21 

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Stars stunned by 'mismanaged set' in fatal prop-gun shooting...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As questions linger about safety protocols on the movie set where Alec Baldwin killed a cinematographer with a prop gun he'd been told was safe, Hollywood professionals say they'......

 2021-10-26 05:20 

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In Louisiana, a father, a son and a culture of police abuse...

MONROE, La. (AP) — Growing up in the piney backwoods of northern Louisiana, where yards were dotted with crosses and the occasional Confederate flag, Jacob Brown was raised on hunting, fishing and ......

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