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 2021-09-23 22:31 

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Police: 1 Dead, 12 Wounded in Store Shooting; Shooter Dead...

Police say a shooter attacked a grocery store in an upscale suburb of Memphis, Tennessee, and killed one person and wounded 12 others before being found dead....

 2021-09-23 22:29 

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Ex-Catalan Leader Puigdemont Detained in Sardinia...

The lawyer for Carles Puigdemont says the former Catalan leader has been detained in Sardinia, Italy....

 2021-09-23 19:41 

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U.S. Vice President Harris Welcomes India's Resuming COVID Exports...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris said on Thursday that she welcomes India's announcement that it will resume COVID-19......

 2021-09-23 19:38 

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National Guard Deployed to Aid Southern Indiana Hospital...

Indiana National Guard members have been deployed to a southern Indiana hospital to support medical staff facing increased workloads fueled in part by patients being treated for COVID-19....

 2021-09-23 19:38 

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Oregon School Board Won't Fire Teacher Refusing to Wear Mask...

A school board in Redmond, Oregon, has rejected a district recommendation to fire a teacher for refusing to wear a mask during the coronavirus pandemic....

 2021-09-23 19:37 

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Flat Rock Gets the All-Clear Weeks After Gas Leak From Ford...

Authorities told hundreds of people in a Detroit suburb to return home, ending a three-week voluntary evacuation after gasoline from a Ford Motor factory got into the sewer system....

 2021-09-23 19:37 

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Japan and South Korea Meet, Restate Positions in Dispute...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Japanese Foreign Minister Toshimitsu Motegi met his South Korean counterpart Chung Eui-yong on Thursday and the two restated......

 2021-09-23 19:36 

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The Latest: Europeans Send Out Another Social Media Winner...

Hand the Europeans another win in the Ryder Cup social media battles....

 2021-09-23 19:32 

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Police Arrest Man in Subway Shop Robbery Caught on Video...

Police arrested a man who allegedly took a Subway shop employee's purse during an Illinois robbery attempt that was caught on surveillance video....

 2021-09-23 19:31 

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Census: Rethinking How to Count People in Dorms, Prisons...

Following a 2020 census in which the pandemic made access to group housing difficult, Census Bureau officials say they are going to reassess how they count people living in dorms, prisons and nursing homes during the next head count of every U.S. resident...

 2021-09-23 19:28 

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UMaine System Maintains Favorable Credit Outlook...

Officials with the University of Maine System said the system has retained its credit rating this year....

 2021-09-23 19:27 

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Pilot Rescued as Small Plane Dangled From Power Lines...

Officials say emergency responders have rescued the pilot of a small plane left dangling above the ground after it crashed into power lines in south Georgia....

 2021-09-23 19:26 

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Bill Would Let Residents Change Sex on Birth Record to X...

Massachusetts residents would be able to change the sex listed on their birth certificate to a nonbinary X under a bill approved unanimously Thursday by the Massachusetts Senate....

 2021-09-23 19:25 

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Colorado Woman Charged With Killing Stepson Will Stand Trial...

A judge has ruled that a Colorado woman accused of killing her 11-year-old stepson will stand trial for murder....

 2021-09-23 19:24 

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House OKs $1 Billion for Israel's Iron Dome Defense System...

The House has overwhelming passed legislation to provide funding for Israel's missile defense system....

 2021-09-23 19:24 

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Mississippi Coast Man Sentenced for Shooting Marshal in Neck...

A Mississippi coast man has been sentenced to 21 years and five months in federal prison for shooting a U.S. Marshal in the neck....

 2021-09-23 19:23 

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Leaders to UN: A Warmer World Is a More Violent One, Too...

Three presidents and seven foreign ministers are warning that a warmer world is a more violent one....

 2021-09-23 19:18 

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'Vaccine Apartheid': Africans Tell UN They Need Vaccines...

The inequity of COVID-19 vaccine distribution came into sharp focus Thursday as many of the African countries whose populations have little to no access to the life-saving shots stepped to the podium to speak at the U.N.'s annual meeting of world lead...

 2021-09-23 19:18 

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Climate Change Fuels California Emphasis on Preventing Fires...

California Gov. Gavin Newsom has approved nearly $1 billion in new spending to prevent wildfires that are getting bigger and more destructive from climate change....

 2021-09-23 19:14 

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South Korea, US Repatriate War Casualties 70 Years Later...

South Korean President Moon Jae-in visited Hawaii this week as the remains of 68 Korean service members were repatriated at a ceremony at Pearl Harbor....

 2021-09-23 19:14 

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Fort Meade: Exercise Ongoing, Reports of Shooting False...

Officials say media calls to Fort Meade on Thursday were mistaken for callers portraying members of the media during an exercise, setting off false reports of a mass shooting at the base in Maryland....

 2021-09-23 19:12 

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Beshear Signals Latest COVID-19 Surge May Be Leveling Off...

Kentucky's governor is pointing to signs that the state's prolonged surge of COVID-19 cases may be leveling off....

 2021-09-23 19:11 

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Republican Redistricting Resolution Draws Democratic Ire...

A resolution from Wisconsin Republicans calling for new political boundary lines to adhere as closely as possible to existing congressional and legislative districts is drawing criticism from Democrats who have long argued the existing maps are gerrymande...

 2021-09-23 19:10 

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Court Rejects Missouri AG's Requests in 1979 Killings Case...

A Missouri appeals court has denied the state attorney general's request to recuse all Jackson County judges from presiding over an upcoming evidentiary hearing for a man who the county prosecutor says was wrongfully convicted in a triple homicide mor...

 2021-09-23 19:10 

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Mexico Allows Limited Return of Activists to Help Porpoise...

The Mexican government is allowing the environmentalist group Sea Shepherd to return to the Gulf of Mexico to help efforts to save the critically endangered vaquita marina porpoise, but won't let the group remove illegal gill nets....

 2021-09-23 19:08 

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Alabama Leading US in COVID-19 Death Rate Over Last 2 Weeks...

Alabama currently has the nation's highest death rate for COVID-19....

 2021-09-23 19:07 

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Prosecutor: No Charges in Fatal Hawaii Road Rage Incident...

Honolulu's prosecuting attorney says he won't file criminal charges in a fatal road rage case....

 2021-09-23 19:05 

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Providers Challenge Only US Law Banning Vaccine Mandates...

Medical providers and Montana residents with compromised immune systems are challenging the only law in the U.S. that prevents employers from mandating vaccines for employees....

 2021-09-23 19:04 

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U.S. Social Audio App Clubhouse Launches 'Wave' Feature for Private Chats...

By Sheila Dang(Reuters) - U.S. social audio app Clubhouse launched a feature on Thursday to let users virtually wave at friends inside its......

 2021-09-23 19:03 

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Vermont Monitors Spread of Disease That Often Kills Deer...

The Vermont Fish and Wildlife Department is monitoring the spread of a frequently deadly viral disease in deer in a neighboring state and investigating possible cases in Vermont....

 2021-09-23 18:58 

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1st Florida School District Gets US Cash for Virus Mask Vote...

A Florida school district has received cash from President Joe Biden's administration to make up for state pay cuts imposed over a board's vote for a student anti-coronavirus mask mandate....

 2021-09-23 18:56 

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Muti Extends to 2022-23 as Chicago Symphony Music Director...

Conductor Riccardo Muti has extended his contract as music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra by one year through the 2022-23 season....

 2021-09-23 18:54 

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BP, Exxon Warn of Supply Issues in UK Due to Driver Shortage...

The British government is trying to ease concerns of a fuel crisis after oil giants BP and ExxonMobil-owned Esso warned they had to ration supplies and close some gas stations as a result of a truck driver shortage....

 2021-09-23 18:54 

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France Still Bristling Over Indo-Pacific Sub Snub...

This week's phone call between President Joe Biden and French President Emmanuel Macron may have soothed some the incandescent rage with which France erupted over its exclusion from a new Indo-Pacific defense initiative, but the anger and resentment r...

 2021-09-23 18:52 

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Washington Justices Vacate 46-Year Sentence for Teen Killer...

The Washington state Supreme Court has overturned a 46-year sentence for a man who killed his friend's little sister when he was 17....

 2021-09-23 18:52 

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Ohio Governor Offers New Vaccine Incentive for Young People...

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine has offered a new college scholarship incentive program aimed at boosting the number of young people receiving the coronavirus vaccine....

 2021-09-23 18:50 

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Counties With Greater Shares of White Evangelical Protestants Have Lower Vaccination Rates...

Counties with the highest rates of religiously unaffiliated Americans, white Catholics and greater religious diversity saw the highest vaccination rates, according to a new study....

 2021-09-23 18:50 

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Oklahoma COVID-19 Deaths Top 10,000; ICU Patients Increase...

More than 10,000 Oklahomans have now died from COVID-19, and the number of ICU patients statewide has grown....

 2021-09-23 17:53 

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Kaul Slams GOP Election Investigation, Calls for Gun Laws...

Wisconsin Attorney General Josh Kaul is accusing Republicans of chasing conspiracy theories with a $680,000 taxpayer-funded investigation into the 2020 election....

 2021-09-23 17:52 

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For One Night, TV Comics Focus Their Shows on Climate Change...

Have you heard the one about climate change....

 2021-09-23 16:57 

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What It Takes to Get Accepted Into the Ivy League...

An average of 7.6% of all applicants to the Ivy League schools were admitted in fall 2020....

 2021-09-23 16:57 

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Top-Ranked Private Universities That Aren't Ivy League...

See the 20 private universities outside the Ivy League that top the U.S. News Best Colleges rankings....

 2021-09-23 16:02 

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More Northeast Nevada Schools Mandates Masks Due to COVID-19...

The largest school district in northeast Nevada is requiring students to wear face coverings at most of its campuses, now that they are dealing with outbreaks of COVID-19....

 2021-09-23 14:08 

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Police Arrest Suspect in Random Attack on Hospital Employee...

Police have arrested a woman they say is responsible for randomly stabbing a Massachusetts hospital employee....

 2021-09-23 13:58 

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UK Police Probe Killing of Woman Walking Alone in London...

British police investigating the killing of a 28-year-old woman in London say they are probing whether she was attacked by a stranger....

 2021-09-23 13:56 

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Exclusive-Google Seeking to Settle EU Antitrust Probe Into Adtech - Source...

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Alphabet unit Google is seeking to settle an EU antitrust investigation into its digital advertising business, a person......

 2021-09-23 13:52 

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Yemen's Houthis Near Marib City, Eyeing Yemen Gas and Oil Fields...

DUBAI (Reuters) - Houthi military forces are intensifying their push towards the central Yemeni city of Marib, which is held by the Saudi-backed......

 2021-09-23 13:50 

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Target, in a Tight Labor Market, Lowers Holiday Hiring Goal...

Target will hire fewer seasonal workers this year as it navigates a tight labor market and will instead offer more hours to current employees....

 2021-09-23 13:47 

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WHO Urges International Donors to Resume Afghanistan Health Funding...

(Reuters) - The World Health Organisation's representative to Afghanistan called on the international community on Thursday to resume funding of......

 2021-09-23 13:46 

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Vietnam's Carmaker VinFast Eyes More Countries for Its European Strategy...

TURIN (Reuters) - Vietnamese carmaker VinFast could add other markets in 2023 to expand its European strategy beyond a planned debut in Germany,......

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