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 2021-07-21 11:11 

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Woman 'Raped' Inside Mississippi Mall Bathroom; Husband Nabs Suspect...

In a shocking incident, a woman vacationing with her husband and child in South Mississippi was allegedly raped and physically assaulted inside a bathroom stall at a mall.According to investigators, the suspect tried to flee with the victim's purse af...

 2021-07-21 11:10 

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Alleged 'Cannibal' Accused Of Beheading, Eating Teen Fatally Shot By Police...

Police in France fatally shot a 32-year-old man who was suspected of decapitating and partially eating a missing teenage boy, a prosecutor said Monday.The head of the 13-year-old victim, identified as Romain, was found inside a bucket in the alleged kille...

 2021-07-21 11:08 

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Paris Start-up Sees A Future For Lab-grown Foie Gras...

It's the quintessential French delicacy, but increasingly targeted by animal welfare activists: Can foie gras grown from duck cells find a place at the table for gourmet food fans? That's the goal for Gourmey, a Paris-based venture that raised $10...

 2021-07-21 11:07 

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Jun Ji Hyun Tells Why She Agreed To Appear In "Kingdom" Prequel...

South Korean actress Jun Ji Hyun is thrilled to bits. The prequel to her hit Netflix series, "Kingdom" is all set to release Friday."Kingdom: Ashin of the North" will tell viewers the origin of the "resurrection plant" or the "...

 2021-07-21 11:01 

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The Story Behind Premier League Goalkeeper's Iconic Helmet...

In any sport played, there are players that stand out for various reasons.You have iconic sights such as Kobe Bryant biting down on his jersey when it's time to get serious, LeBron James and his chalk toss before the game, John Cena pumping his Reebok...

 2021-07-21 11:01 

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Ben & Jerry's Israel Boycott: Parent Unilever Takes Heat As Ice Cream Maker Faces Backlash...

Unilever PLC has been dragged into its ice cream brand Ben & Jerry's decision to stop selling products in Israel-occupied territories.Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett warned Unilever Chief Executive Alan Jope of "severe consequences" of ...

 2021-07-21 11:00 

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Reese Witherspoon Shares Her Love For Historical Fiction: 'Don't Tell The Others'...

Reese Witherspoon shared a photo of herself reading a book on Instagram Tuesday as she talked about her favorite genre.In the photo, the 45-year-old actress could be seen wearing a sleeveless black and white checkered top paired with green shorts. She pos...

 2021-07-21 10:54 

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France Launches Vaccine Pass For Cultural Venues...

People wanting to go to cinemas, museums or sports matches in France have to prove they have had a Covid-19 vaccination or a recent negative test from Wednesday as the country rolls out its controversial vaccine passport system in the face of surging new ...

 2021-07-21 10:51 

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Record Rains Kill 25 In Central China...

At least 25 people have died after torrential rains caused landslides and flooded a city in central China, with shocking images showing passengers struggling against chest-high water inside a train carriage....

 2021-07-21 10:51 

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'One Piece' 1020 Spoilers: Mega Showdown Between Robin, Black Maria Finally Happening...

"One Piece" 1020 is still a few days away since the Weekly Shonen Jump is now on hiatus because of the Olympics. Despite that, fans are in for a treat since the spoilers for the upcoming chapter come out early.The latest set of "One Piece"...

 2021-07-21 10:51 

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Chelsea Preparing $184M Offer For Star Forward Who'll Be Available At $88M Next Summer...

Chelsea are reportedly preparing a massive $184 million offer for Borussia Dortmund star Erling Haaland.Despite Dortmund's insistence several times publicly that they are not looking to sell Haaland this summer, Chelsea want to test the German club...

 2021-07-21 10:50 

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JK Rowling Claps Back At Twitter User Who Threatened Her With A Pipe Bomb...

Best-selling author JK Rowling has clapped back at a Twitter user who threatened her with a pipe bomb, the latest among a string of hate messages she has received since she made controversial statements about sex and gender issues.The 55-year-old "Har...

 2021-07-21 10:49 

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Instagram Influencer Shares Chilling Post Hours Before Her Death...

Brazilian Instagram personality Jlia Hennessy Cayuela died after being involved in a car crash last week — not long after sharing a haunting post on the social media platform.She had posted a photo on Instagram with the caption, "Life is short, ...

 2021-07-21 10:44 

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Flood-battered Germany Approves Major Relief Package...

Chancellor Angela Merkel's cabinet approved a huge emergency aid package Wednesday for flood-stricken regions of Germany and said billions would be needed to rebuild homes, businesses and vital infrastructure....

 2021-07-21 10:40 

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Several Muffin Brands Affected By Nationwide Recall Over Listeria Concerns...

A company has issued a voluntary recall that affects several muffin brands. The products may potentially be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes....

 2021-07-21 10:38 

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Japan Ups 2030 Renewables Goal In Draft Energy Policy...

Japan aims to hike its 2030 renewable energy target as part of efforts to slash emissions, according to draft documents released Wednesday, but activists described the planned goal as "disappointing".The blueprint of the nation's energy policy...

 2021-07-21 10:30 

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Xbox Chief Dropped Hints About 'The Elder Scrolls 6' Release And No One Seemed To Notice...

American video game developer and publisher Bethesda Softworks announced "The Elder Scrolls 6" over three years ago but did not reveal the game's release date. However, Xbox head honcho Phil Spencer has recently spilled new information about t...

 2021-07-21 10:23 

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Japan PM Denies IOC Pressure To Hold Olympics: Report...

Japan's Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has denied he was pressured by the International Olympic Committee into holding a Games that remains deeply unpopular as virus cases surge in Tokyo.And with just days until the opening ceremony, the Japanese leade...

 2021-07-21 10:21 

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'New World' Begins Closed Beta With Over 190,000 Players On Steam...

The long-awaited closed beta for Amazon Games' "New World" has finally arrived, and it was met by a large wave of eager players who signed up, with the peak player count reaching as high as 190,000 on the first day....

 2021-07-21 10:20 

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Netflix Posts Strong Growth Even As It Faces Tough Comparisons...

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) just announced second-quarter revenue of $7.34 billion, beating analysts' average forecast for revenue of $7.32 billion. To pull this off, revenue grew 19% year over year during the period, with subscribers rising to a record hig...

 2021-07-21 10:11 

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Beijing Ties Climate Cooperation To 'Health' Of US Relations...

Beijing said Wednesday that climate cooperation with Washington will depend on the overall strength of Sino-US relations, after America's climate tsar John Kerry urged China to curb emissions quickly. Tensions between China and the United States have ...

 2021-07-21 10:10 

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'District 9,' 'Elysium' Director Working On New AAA Multiplayer Shooter...

German game developer Gunzilla Games has officially hired renowned film director Neill Blomkamp as the company's chief visionary officer to help create its first game.Blomkamp will be working with Gunzilla Games in a directorial role, guiding teams to...

 2021-07-21 10:00 

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'Final Fantasy 14' Producer Addresses Server Congestion, Population Problems...

"Final Fantasy 14" players will have to wait a while for a concrete solution to the game's server congestion problems....

 2021-07-21 09:58 

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Juventus Could Use Ronaldo In Sensational Swap Deal To Sign PSG's $71M Forward: Report...

Juventus are reportedly planning to use Cristiano Ronaldo in a sensational swap deal in the ongoing summer transfer window.Juventus want to offer Ronaldo to Paris Saint-Germain (PSG) in return for Argentina forward Mauro Icardi, reported French publicatio...

 2021-07-21 09:50 

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Khloe Kardashian Open To Discussing Racial Issues, Other Life Realities With Daughter...

Khloe Kardashian wants to raise her daughter well and plans to achieve this by making the young child aware of the many realities in life, including racial issues.In her guesting stint at Leomie Anderson's "Role Model" podcast on July 19, the ...

 2021-07-21 09:48 

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MMA News: BRAVE CF Champ Feels Conor McGregor's Motivation Changed Due To Fame, Fortune...

There is no telling what the future holds for mixed martial arts superstar Conor McGregor, who horrifically injured his ankle at UFC 264.It is expected to keep him sidelined for quite some time.Surgeons suggest that McGregor will have to be on crutches fo...

 2021-07-21 09:28 

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'We've Done It, Brisbane!': Australian City Awarded 2032 Olympics...

Brisbane was awarded the 2032 Olympics on Wednesday, triggering wild celebrations and fireworks as it became the third Australian city to host the Summer Games after Melbourne and Sydney.International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach confirmed the ...

 2021-07-21 09:26 

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Ash, Slush Envelop Industrial Durban After S.Africa Unrest...

Small fires still smouldered under the collapsed roof of a label-printing company in Durban, filling the air with an acrid smell of chemical combustion, days after devastating riots shook South Africa.Two young and visibly despondent workers, in T-shirts,...

 2021-07-21 09:18 

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NBA News: Ex-Champion Tells Bikers 'It's Better To Be Safe Than Cool' After Bike Accident...

Ray Allen has long retired from professional basketball, but he has been trying to live a healthy life.However, the 46-year-old shared how he was out on a bike ride in a neighborhood when a car pulled up slowly behind him.Paying attention to the vehicle, ...

 2021-07-21 09:15 

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Up To Two-thirds Of Indians Have Covid Antibodies: Study...

Up to two-thirds of India's population may have been infected with Covid-19, a government study suggested on Tuesday.The blood serum survey of about 29,000 people in June and July showed 67.6 percent of those tested had antibodies.The results of the s...

 2021-07-21 09:07 

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Manchester United Rumors: Bruno Fernandes Wants Red Devils To Sign His Portugal Teammate...

Bruno Fernandes has been quite active in suggesting potential signings to Manchester United.A change in Manchester United's midfield is looming as Paul Pogba continues to be linked with a move away from Old Trafford.There have been a few names reporte...

 2021-07-21 09:01 

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Transfer Rumors: Arsenal Cooking Up New Pitch For Leicester City Midfielder...

Arsenal continues to prowl the market for talented players, and one name that comes to mind is James Maddison of Leicester City.But for the Gunners to land him, it would take much to consummate. It appears that something is brewing.Aware that the Foxes ar...

 2021-07-21 08:17 

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Pakistan Blocks TikTok Again Over 'Inappropriate Content'...

The popular TikTok video-sharing app was blocked Wednesday in Pakistan for a fourth time because of "inappropriate content", the country's telecommunication regulator said. The Chinese-owned site has fought a series of legal battles with relig...

 2021-07-21 07:59 

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Severe Rainstorms Kill 16 In Central China...

At least 16 people have died after torrential rains caused landslides and flooded a city in central China, with shocking images showing passengers struggling against chest-high water inside a train carriage....

 2021-07-21 07:50 

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Why US Won't Be Able To Shirk Moral Responsibility In Leaving Afghanistan...

The majority of the remaining American troops in Afghanistan were withdrawn recently, with the rest due to leave by the end of August 2021. This withdrawal marks the end of nearly 20 years of American military presence in Afghanistan....

 2021-07-21 07:33 

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Rio Tinto Agrees To Probe Damage Done At Bougainville 'Civil War Mine'...

Rio Tinto agreed to examine the legacy of environmental damage and human rights abuses linked to a mine on the once war-torn Pacific island of Bougainville, the firm said Wednesday. The Australian-based multinational said it had reached a landmark agreeme...

 2021-07-21 07:30 

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Bucks Use Perseverance To Snap 50-year NBA Title Drought...

A resilient Milwaukee Bucks squad that battled back from adversity throughout the NBA playoffs and bonded over past failures ended a 50-year title drought Tuesday by winning the NBA Finals.Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 points, grabbed 14 rebounds and bl...

 2021-07-21 07:22 

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Asian Markets Mixed After Wall St Rally As Virus Worries Persist...

Equity markets struggled to maintain early gains Wednesday and were mixed in later trade despite a strong rebound in New York, with optimism over the global economy and concerns about the fast-spreading Delta variant fuelling volatility.Investor confidenc...

 2021-07-21 07:18 

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Infographic: Pandemic Recession Was The Shortest Ever In US...
 2021-07-21 07:17 

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Giannis Completes NBA Dream Journey From Poverty To Champion...

As the last seconds ticked away before Milwaukee won the NBA Finals, Giannis Antetokounmpo thought not about his amazing performance but instead pondered his incredible journey from poverty to champion."When I came to the league, I didn't know whe...

 2021-07-21 07:07 

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Bangladesh Takes Eid Break From Covid Lockdown...

Tens of millions of Bangladeshis defied a Covid-19 surge on Wednesday to join prayers in packed mosques and outdoor locations, as Muslims slaughtered record numbers of animals for the festival Eid al-Adha.The government has lifted a strict lockdown for a ...

 2021-07-21 06:52 

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'Donda': Kanye West To Release New Album This Friday...

Kanye West is all set to drop his new album "Donda" this Friday. The album contains a song that soundtracks the new Beats Electronics ad featuring Olympic athlete Sha'Carri Richardson. The announcement was made during Game 6 of the NBA Finals ...

 2021-07-21 06:05 

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Tottenham Rumors: Spurs 'Finalizing' Transfer Of Barcelona Target Branded 'New Neymar'...

Tottenham could be close to signing one of La Liga's most notable starlets.Harry Kane is still Tottenham's top priority this summer. However, it appears that the Spurs have been sticking to Daniel Levy's plan to pursue a few worthy signings.Am...

 2021-07-21 06:01 

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Taliban In 'Defence Status' During Afghan Eid Holiday...

The Taliban said Wednesday they would fight only to defend themselves over the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, but stopped short of declaring a formal ceasefire. The militants are waging sweeping offensives across Afghanistan, snapping up territory, seizin...

 2021-07-21 05:56 

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Giannis Scores 50 To Power Bucks To First NBA Title Since 1971...

Giannis Antetokounmpo scored 50 points in an astounding all-around performance and the Milwaukee Bucks captured their first NBA title since 1971 by defeating the Phoenix Suns 105-98 on Tuesday.The Bucks won the best-of-seven NBA Finals by four games to tw...

 2021-07-21 05:50 

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Jeff Bezos Is So Rich, He Makes $142,000 Per Minute...

Amazon and Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos, the world's richest person, streaked into space Tuesday aboard his own rocket. During the 11-minute up-and-down flight, the billionaire potentially made nearly $1.6 million.Bezos is worth $206 billion, accord...

 2021-07-21 05:32 

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'Boruto: Naruto Next Generations' Chapter 61 Preview, Spoilers And Release Date Out...

Konohagakure is a place where anyone can live at ease and this is Lord Seventh Naruto's job as Hokage. However, Kawaki feels he is nothing but a burden for the Uzumaki family and the village.Twitter user Abdul Zoldyck has shared a preview of "Boru...

 2021-07-21 05:31 

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Hong Kong Broadcaster Forbids Taiwan 'Government' References...

Hong Kong's public broadcaster has banned staff from calling Taiwan's leader "president" or referring to its "government" in new guidelines that mimic mainland China's rhetoric.The decision comes as Beijing remoulds Hong Kong i...

 2021-07-21 05:27 

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High-tech TV Tricks For Fan-free Tokyo Olympics...

There'll be no fans in the stands, and less media on the ground, so when it comes to covering the Tokyo Olympics, broadcasters are relying on technology to give viewers a more vivid experience.After the coronavirus pandemic forced the Games to be post...

 2021-07-21 05:26 

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'I Touch Little Girls:' Disturbing Message Scrawled On 80-Year-Old Found Dead In NYC Home...

An 80-year-old man was found dead in the hallway of an apartment building in Staten Island, with the words "I touch little girls" written on his chest.Local police identified the man as Robert Raynor, who was found shirtless and unresponsive at th...

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