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 2021-07-23 15:20 

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The Latest: Osaka lights cauldron at Tokyo opening ceremony...

Tennis star Naomi Osaka has lit the cauldron at the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Games, ending the flame's long journey from Greece to these delayed Olympics...

 2021-07-23 15:20 

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AP-NORC poll: Most unvaccinated Americans don't want shots...

A new poll shows that most Americans who haven't been vaccinated against COVID-19 say they are unlikely to get the shots...

 2021-07-23 15:17 

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Tokyo Olympics: Naomi Osaka lights flame...

Let the Olympic Games begin....

 2021-07-23 15:15 

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US players learning differences between Olympic hoops, NBA...

The rules are different...

 2021-07-23 15:15 

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Governors pin hopes on full vaccine approval as cases climb...

As U.S. regulators weigh giving the final stamp of approval for certain COVID-19 vaccines, governors in states hard hit by the pandemic hope the move will help persuade the many holdouts in their states to finally get the shot...

 2021-07-23 15:10 

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Green headlines list of shooting guards in NBA draft...

Jalen Green is among the top shooting guards in next week's NBA draft...

 2021-07-23 15:00 

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Tokyo Olympics begin with muted ceremony and empty stadium...

The Tokyo Games have arrived at last, after a yearlong delay...

 2021-07-23 15:00 

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Tokyo Olympic flame is the first powered by hydrogen...

Inspired by the sun, the Tokyo Olympic cauldron is designed to be better for the planet...

 2021-07-23 14:58 

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Iowa couple married 73 years die hours apart...

An Iowa couple who were married 73 years died hours apart Tuesday....

 2021-07-23 14:58 

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What is monkeypox; more than 200 in US being monitored after exposure...

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is monitoring more than 200 people in 27 states for possible exposure to monkeypox, a disease that kills about 10% of those who contract it....

 2021-07-23 14:55 

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Confederate bust moved from Tennessee Capitol building...

A decades-long fight has been resolved in Tennessee, over the bust of a Confederate general and early Ku Klux Klan leader that stood in a place of honor inside the state's Capitol...

 2021-07-23 14:50 

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Mexico to bury archeological find because of virus costs...

The costs of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic have forced Mexican archaeologists to re-bury a rare find that combined colonial and pre-Hispanic features...

 2021-07-23 14:45 

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Singer Luke Combs pays for funerals of 3 who died after show...

Country singer Luke Combs is paying the funeral expenses of three young men who saw him perform at a Michigan music festival before they died from accidental carbon monoxide poisoning...

 2021-07-23 14:45 

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South Africa's vaccination drive regains pace after unrest...

South Africa's acting health minister says the country's COVID-19 vaccination campaign is regaining momentum after being disrupted by a week of riots sparked by the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma...

 2021-07-23 14:39 

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Tokyo Olympics: International singers perform John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’...

Moments before Japan's Emperor Naruhito opened the delayed 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games, singers from all over the world became one voice imagining world peace....

 2021-07-23 14:35 

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Germany toughens rules for travel from Spain, Netherlands...

Germany is listing Spain and the Netherlands as "high-incidence areas."...

 2021-07-23 14:30 

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Belarus shuts more civil society groups in wide crackdown...

Belarusian authorities have announced the closure of 15 nongovernmental organizations as part of the continuing crackdown on civil society activists and independent media...

 2021-07-23 14:30 

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European agency clears Moderna vaccine for children 12-17...

The European Medicines Agency has recommended clearing Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 17, the first time the shot has been authorized for people under 18...

 2021-07-23 14:20 

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Cleveland Indians announce new name; will become Cleveland Guardians...

Officials with the Cleveland Indians on Friday announced that the team has a new name: the Cleveland Guardians....

 2021-07-23 14:20 

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The Latest: Emperor declares Tokyo Olympics officially open...

At long last, the Tokyo Olympics have officially been declared open by Japan's Emperor Naruhito...

 2021-07-23 14:20 

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Cleveland's baseball team goes from Indians to Guardians...

Known as the Indians since 1915, Cleveland's Major League Baseball team will be called Guardians...

 2021-07-23 14:20 

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German far-right fails in bid to oust state governor...

The far-right Alternative for Germany party has failed in an attempt to unseat the left-wing governor of an eastern German state...

 2021-07-23 14:20 

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Stocks push higher on Wall Street, on track for weekly gain...

Stocks rose in early trading on Wall Street Friday, putting the major indexes on track for a strong finish in a week that opened with a stumble...

 2021-07-23 14:10 

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The Latest: European agency OKs Moderna vaccine for children...

The European Medicines Agency has recommended clearing Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for children ages 12 to 17, the first time the shot has been authorized for people under 18...

 2021-07-23 14:05 

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Free money for all? Mayors hope local tests bring big change...

Dozens of cities and counties and the state of California are experimenting with giving some low-income residents a guaranteed income of $500 to $1,000 each month to do with as they please, and tracking what happens...

 2021-07-23 13:55 

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European agency is 1st to clear Moderna jab for children...

The European Medicines Agency has recommended clearing Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12 to 17, the first time the shot has been authorized for people under 18...

 2021-07-23 13:35 

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Americans spend again and American Express profit surges...

American Express Co.'s second-quarter revenue surged as people started spending more at a time when many are getting vaccinated against COVID-19 and feel more comfortable going out to restaurants, shops and entertainment venues again...

 2021-07-23 13:25 

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Free money for all? Mayors hope local tests bring big change...

Dozens of cities and counties and the state of California are experimenting with giving some low-income residents a guaranteed income of $500 to $1,000 each month to do with as they please, and tracking what happens...

 2021-07-23 13:20 

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Odd couple: Mayfield, rocker Alice Cooper team for TV spot...

They are an odd couple, all right — Baker Mayfield and Alice Cooper...

 2021-07-23 13:20 

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El Salvador seeks arrest of former president for corruption...

Prosecutors in El Salvador have issued an arrest warrant for former president Salvador Snchez Cern on charges of embezzlement and money laundering...

 2021-07-23 13:12 

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DOJ won’t investigate how Pennsylvania handled nursing homes...

The Justice Department says it has decided not to open an investigation into whether Pennsylvania violated federal law by ordering nursing homes to accept residents who had been treated for COVID-19 in a hospital....

 2021-07-23 13:10 

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The Latest: Pita's back in the Olympics, shirtless again...

Pita's back, and he brought back his oil...

 2021-07-23 13:10 

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Portuguese surfer Frederico Morais tests positive for COVID...

Portuguese surfer Frederico Morais has announced that he tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss the sport's Olympic debut in Japan...

 2021-07-23 13:05 

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Country star Morgan Wallen addresses his use of racial slur...

Disgraced country star Morgan Wallen said it was ignorant of him to use a racial slur...

 2021-07-23 13:05 

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GM issues 2nd Bolt recall; faulty batteries can cause fires...

General Motors is recalling some older Chevrolet Bolts for a second time to fix persistent battery problems that can set the electric cars ablaze...

 2021-07-23 12:50 

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The Latest: Nanjing reports 12 new virus cases amid lockdown...

The Chinese city of Nanjing has reported 12 new coronavirus cases, bringing the total to 23 in an outbreak that has locked down at least 30,000 people...

 2021-07-23 12:45 

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Judge: 'Plausible' N Ireland bombing could have been stopped...

A judge in Northern Ireland says there is plausible evidence that authorities could have prevented the worst single atrocity of the Troubles...

 2021-07-23 12:40 

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Humidity won’t be a problem Friday as beautiful weather continues...

If you liked Thursday, you won't have much to complain about Friday....

 2021-07-23 12:30 

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With muted ceremony and empty stadium, Tokyo Olympics begin...

The Tokyo Games have arrived at last, after a yearlong delay...

 2021-07-23 12:25 

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France starts supply bridge to help Tunisia cope with virus...

France has established a "maritime bridge" to provide COVID-19 vaccines and medical oxygen to Tunisia...

 2021-07-23 12:15 

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Munich 1972: Looking back at Olympic terrorist attack...

During Friday's Opening Ceremonies at the delayed 2020 Tokyo Olympics, a moment of remembrance was held for the 11 victims of a terrorist attack during the Munich Olympics in 1972....

 2021-07-23 12:15 

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The Latest: Bird reflects on her duty as US flagbearer...

Sue Bird is one of the flagbearers for the U.S. in the opening ceremony for the Tokyo Olympics, sharing that role with baseball's Eddy Alvarez...

 2021-07-23 12:10 

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Olympics ceremony uses music from Japanese video games...

The athletes of the Tokyo Olympics were greeted by a few familiar notes at the opening ceremony...

 2021-07-23 12:10 

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Australia avoids UNESCO downgrade of Great Barrier Reef...

Australia has garnered enough international support to defer for two years an attempt by the United Nations' cultural organization to downgrade the Great Barrier Reef's World Heritage status because of damage caused by climate change...

 2021-07-23 12:10 

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Manga featured in opening ceremony for Tokyo Olympics...

The athletes of the Tokyo Olympics stepped into the world of Japanese comics and graphic novels when manga was featured prominently in the opening ceremony...

 2021-07-23 11:40 

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Turkey: Boat carrying 45 migrants sinks in Aegean Sea...

Turkey's defense ministry says a boat carrying 45 migrants has sunk in the southeastern Aegean Sea and rescue units have been deployed...

 2021-07-23 11:40 

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Americans are spending again and American Express is booming...

American Express Co.'s second-quarter revenue surged as people started spending more at a time when many are getting vaccinated against COVID-19 and feel more comfortable going out to restaurants, shops and entertainment venues again...

 2021-07-23 11:35 

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Top international official in Bosnia bans denial of genocide...

The top international official in Bosnia has banned denial of genocide in the Balkan country...

 2021-07-23 11:31 

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Man dies after fight at bar in Baldwin...

A man died Thursday after a fight at a bar in Baldwin Borough on Sunday night, the Allegheny County Medical Examiner's Office said....

 2021-07-23 11:30 

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The Latest: Moment of silence held at Tokyo opening ceremony...

Japan's Emperor Naruhito and International Olympic Committee President Thomas Bach have arrived for the opening ceremony of the Tokyo Games...

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