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 2021-11-29 12:45 

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Man United hires Rangnick as manager until end of season...

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — German coach Ralf Rangnick was hired Monday as Manchester United manager until the end of the season.The 63-year-old Rangnick has left his role as head of sports and deve......

 2021-11-29 12:43 

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The Latest: Local transmission of virus variant in Scotland...

LONDON -- Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said there is evidence of local transmission of the new omicron variant of the coronavirus after the country reported its first six cases.She told ......

 2021-11-29 12:18 

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Leverkusen's Florian Wirtz living up to 'next Havertz' hype...

LEVERKUSEN, Germany (AP) — Florian Wirtz has big shoes to fill at Bayer Leverkusen after its last young star left for Chelsea and won the Champions League. He's doing just fine.The 18-year-old Wirt......

 2021-11-29 11:47 

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Lebanon's president in Qatar for talks over Gulf crisis...

BEIRUT (AP) — Lebanon's president arrived in Qatar Monday for the opening ceremony of an Arab soccer tournament amid - and for talks on an precedented diplomatic crisis between Beirut and oil-rich ......

 2021-11-29 11:36 

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Lock in: Dozens stuck in England's highest pub after storm...

LONDON (AP) — Dozens of customers who stopped for a drink at Britain's highest altitude pub got a longer stay than they bargained for, after the building was cut off by a blizzard.Sixty-one people ......

 2021-11-29 11:27 

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Hertha Berlin fires coach Drdai, appoints Korkut...

BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin fired coach Pl Drdai 10 months into his second spell at the German Bundesliga club and replaced him with former Bayer Leverkusen coach Tayfun Korkut on Monday.The Hung......

 2021-11-29 11:25 

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Couple detained on plane after leaving Dutch quarantine...

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Dutch military police arrested a husband and wife Sunday who had left a hotel where they were being quarantined after testing positive for COVID-19 and boarded a plane......

 2021-11-29 11:24 

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'Gifts from the Heart' is Biden White House Christmas theme...

WASHINGTON (AP) — "Gifts from the Heart" is the theme of President Joe Biden's first White House Christmas. First lady Jill Biden was scheduled on Monday to unveil decorations matching the theme, s......

 2021-11-29 11:20 

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Indian lawmakers repeal farm reforms after year of protests...

NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian lawmakers on Monday repealed agricultural legislation that provoked a year of nationwide protests from farmers, in a move that was seen as a major reversal and rare climbdow......

 2021-11-29 11:20 

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Sri Lanka opts to bat in second test vs. West Indies...

GALLE, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka has won the toss and elected to bat in the rain-delayed second test match against the West Indies at Galle International Stadium on Monday.One full session and two......

 2021-11-29 11:19 

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Portugal probes local transmission of omicron at soccer team...

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Portuguese health authorities on Monday identified 13 cases of omicron, the new coronavirus variant spreading fast globally, among members of a top soccer club and were inve......

 2021-11-29 11:12 

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Needing a break: Snooker player falls asleep during match...

YORK, England (AP) — Still feeling the effects of the coronavirus, a top snooker player fell asleep in the middle of his match in one of the most prestigious events in the sport."My head went down ......

 2021-11-29 11:05 

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Sapporo says it can hold 2030 Olympics and also save money...

TOKYO (AP) — The northern Japanese city of Sapporo became a frontrunner to land the 2030 Winter Olympics after the mayor talked up a plan Monday that he said would cut the costs of holding one of s......

 2021-11-29 10:57 

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UK set to expand COVID vaccine boosters amid omicron fears...

LONDON (AP) — The independent body advising the British government on the rollout of coronavirus vaccines is mulling whether to expand the booster program to younger age groups following the discov......

 2021-11-29 10:15 

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FIFA sets Club World Cup dates at Feb. 3-12 in the UAE...

ZURICH (AP) — FIFA confirmed dates for the delayed 2021 Club World Cup on Monday, with the Feb. 3-12 tournament in the United Arab Emirates requiring Chelsea to postpone two Premier League games.Th......

 2021-11-29 10:15 

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WHO members eye pandemic preparation, as new variant emerges...

GENEVA (AP) — The World Health Organization is opening a long-planned special session of member states to discuss ways to strengthen the global fight against pandemics like the coronavirus, just as......

 2021-11-29 10:14 

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Iran nuclear talks to resume in Vienna amid muted hopes...

VIENNA (AP) — Negotiators gathered in Vienna on Monday to resume talks over reviving Iran's 2015 nuclear deal with world powers, with hopes of quick progress muted after the arrival of a hard-line ......

 2021-11-29 10:10 

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Maine salmon advocacy group gets grant to improve hatchery...

EAST MACHIAS, Maine (AP) — A salmon advocacy group in rural Maine is getting help from the federal government to make improvements to a fish hatchery and office building.The Downeast Salmon Federat......

 2021-11-29 10:00 

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WVa hospital, striking union set to resume negotiations...

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) — Negotiations are set to resume for striking maintenance and service workers at a West Virginia hospital.Representatives for Cabell Huntington Hospital and more than 900 mem......

 2021-11-29 10:00 

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Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. schedules WVa holiday concert tour...

LOGAN, W.Va. (AP) — "America's Got Talent" winner Landau Eugene Murphy Jr. is performing a series of holiday concerts around West Virginia next month.The Home for the Holidays Tour includes five sh......

 2021-11-29 10:00 

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Duke Energy gives $150K of nuclear scholarships to SC State...

ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Duke Energy is giving a historically Black South Carolina university $150,000 in scholarships to help train and educate new nuclear engineers.South Carolina State University......

 2021-11-29 09:55 

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UAE eases drug laws: No more jail for those bringing in THC...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The United Arab Emirates has eased some of its harsh drug laws, relaxing penalties for travelers who arrive in the country with products containing THC, the main ......

 2021-11-29 09:52 

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France waits on tests for 8 suspected omicron variant cases...

PARIS (AP) — French authorities are waiting Monday for laboratory confirmation of eight suspected cases of the new variant of the coronavirus, involving people who traveled recently to southern Afr......

 2021-11-29 09:08 

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England-born Inglis hopes to play for Australia in the Ashes...

GOLD COAST, Australia (AP) — Josh Inglis spent his childhood supporting England, and has vivid recollections of the series in 2005 that ended Australia's dominance of the Ashes.Now he's competing f......

 2021-11-29 09:02 

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Weekend Sports in Brief...

COLLEGE FOOTBALLLOS ANGELES (AP) — Southern California hired Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley to be its next coach Sunday in a stunning and rare move of one traditional college football powerhouse swiping ......

 2021-11-29 08:32 

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AP Top 25 Reality Check: Unanimous No 1 UGA chasing record...

Georgia is putting together an historic run at No. 1.The Bulldogs remained a unanimous top-ranked team for the eighth straight week in T he Associated Press college football poll presented by Regi......

 2021-11-29 08:30 

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STAT WATCH: Huskers' 9 single-digit Ls most in FBS since '78...

Nebraska has earned the dubious distinction of being the best 3-9 team in the country.Here's why, according to Sportradar: Since 1978, when Division I football was split into what is now known as t......

 2021-11-29 08:26 

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Analysis: The pass seduces even the NFL's best run teams...

Throwing the football in the NFL is so alluring it can seduce even the best run teams.The Indianapolis Colts forgot they have Jonathan Taylor after relying on Carson Wentz's arm to build a 10-point......

 2021-11-29 08:24 

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Food, gas prices pinch families as inflation surges globally...

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) — From appliance stores in the United States to food markets in Hungary and gas stations in Poland, rising consumer prices fueled by high energy costs and supply chain disrup......

 2021-11-29 08:23 

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Mob attacks Pakistan police, fail to grab blasphemy suspect...

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Muslim mob burned a police station and four police posts overnight in northwest Pakistan after officers refused to hand over a mentally unstable man accused of desecrati......

 2021-11-29 08:19 

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Oklahoma picks up pieces after Lincoln Riley leaves for USC...

Just a few months ago, Oklahoma was the talk of the college football world.The powerhouse program created a buzz when it announced plans to eventually leave the Big 12 for the Southeastern Conferen......

 2021-11-29 07:49 

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New Zealand 79-1 at lunch on 5th day, chasing 284 to win...

KANPUR, India (AP) — Tom Latham and William Somerville combined in a 76-run partnership as New Zealand reached 79-1 at lunch on the final day of the first test against India, needing a further 205 ......

 2021-11-29 07:37 

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Stumbling Browns hope to solve problems during bye week...

BALTIMORE (AP) — The Cleveland Browns can only hope that a week off will enable them to secure solutions to a deep list of problems cramping their quest to return to the postseason.Looking to close......

 2021-11-29 07:36 

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Yasir hurt, Bangladesh extends lead to 159 over Pakistan...

CHATTOGRAM, Bangladesh (AP) — Yasir Ali had to be replaced by a concussion substitute after after being hit on the helmet before Bangladesh reached 115-6 at lunch Monday on day four of the first cr......

 2021-11-29 07:00 

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This Week: Consumer confidence, Beige book, Nonfarm payrolls...

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:EYE ON CONSUMERSThe Conference Board delivers its monthly index of U.S. consumer confidence Tuesday....

 2021-11-29 06:50 

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New variant not stopping New Zealand's reopening plans...

WELLINGTON, New Zealand (AP) — The emergence of the omicron variant hasn't changed New Zealand's plans to ease restrictions in Auckland and move the nation into a new, more open phase of its pandem......

 2021-11-29 06:45 

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Joyful reunions as Malaysia-Singapore land border reopens...

JOHOR BAHRU, Malaysia (AP) — Malaysians working in Singapore held joyful reunions with their loved ones after returning to their homeland on Monday following the partial reopening of a land border ......

 2021-11-29 06:31 

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Interfaith love a risk amid India's Hindu nationalist surge...

BELAGAVI, India (AP) — Arbaz Mullah's love story began, as romances often do, when he first laid eyes on the woman of his dreams, Shweta Kumbhar.Over nearly three years, their courtship in many way......

 2021-11-29 06:27 

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Interfaith love a risk amid India's Hindu nationalist surge...

BELAGAVI, India (AP) — Arbaz Mullah's love story began, as romances often do, when he first laid eyes on the woman of his dreams, Shweta Kumbhar. Over nearly three years, their courtship in many wa......

 2021-11-29 06:24 

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Asian stocks fall further after new virus variant spreads...

BEIJING (AP) — Asian stock markets fell further Monday after the omicron variant of the coronavirus was found in more countries and governments imposed travel controls.Tokyo, Shanghai, Hong Kong an......

 2021-11-29 06:08 

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Justices' views on abortion in their own words and votes...

WASHINGTON (AP) — When the Supreme Court hears arguments Wednesday over whether Mississippi can ban abortions after 15 weeks, the justices will be focused on an issue that has dominated the term. N......

 2021-11-29 06:05 

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Inside the 'big wave' of misinformation targeted at Latinos...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Before last year's presidential election, Facebook ads targeting Latino voters described Joe Biden as a communist. During his inauguration, another conspiracy theory spread online......

 2021-11-29 06:04 

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LeBron has 33 points, Lakers beat Pistons in calm rematch...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James had 33 points, nine assists and no confrontations with Isaiah Stewart in the Los Angeles Lakers' 110-106 victory over the Detroit Pistons on Sunday night.Russell Wes......

 2021-11-29 06:01 

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Merriam-Webster chooses vaccine as the 2021 word of the year...

NEW YORK (AP) — With an expanded definition to reflect the times, Merriam-Webster has declared an omnipresent truth as its 2021 word of the year: vaccine."This was a word that was extremely high in......

 2021-11-29 05:54 

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Australia reports 3rd case of omicron COVID-19 variant...

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Australian authorities announced on Monday a third case of the omicron COVID-19 variant as government leaders reconsidered plans to relax border restrictions this week.A ......

 2021-11-29 05:49 

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Key moments since Jussie Smollett reported Chicago attack...

CHICAGO (AP) — Jussie Smollett goes to trial Monday on charges that he lied to Chicago police when the former "Empire" actor and R&B singer reported being the victim of a racist and homophobic atta......

 2021-11-29 05:48 

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Brothers to take center stage in Jussie Smollett trial...

CHICAGO (AP) — Two brothers stand at the center of the case that prosecutors will lay before jurors when the trial of Jussie Smollett begins this week. The former "Empire" actor contends he was the......

 2021-11-29 05:46 

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Ravens overcome Jackson's 4 INTs, beat Browns 16-10...

BALTIMORE (AP) — Lamar Jackson provided one brilliant highlight during an otherwise subpar performance and his 13-yard touchdown pass to Mark Andrews in the third quarter was enough to lift the Bal......

 2021-11-29 05:34 

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Japan bans entry of foreign visitors as omicron spreads...

TOKYO (AP) — Japan announced Monday it will suspend entry of all foreign visitors from around the world as a new coronavirus variant spreads.Prime Minister Fumio Kishida said the measure will take ......

 2021-11-29 05:12 

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Shepherd, Cal pull away late, beat Fresno St. 65-57...

BERKELEY, Calif. (AP) — Jordan Shepherd scored 15 of his 17 points after halftime, Andre Kelly finished with 14 points on 6-of-8 shooting and California pulled away late to beat Fresno State 65-57 ......

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