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 2021-09-24 00:10 

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Covid Supply Woes Hit Alcohol In The US...

First it was computer chips, and now spirits: Global supply chain woes are shaping up as the party pooper in some parts of the United States.In Pennsylvania, authorities have limited the sale of certain brands to two bottles per person per day since Septe...

 2021-09-24 00:08 

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US House Approves $1 Billion For Israel's Iron Dome...

US lawmakers green-lit $1 billion Thursday to resupply Israel's Iron Dome missile defense system after funding was controversially stripped from a separate bill following a revolt from the Democrats' left flank.The money had originally been includ...

 2021-09-24 00:07 

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Ancient Footprints Re-write Humanity's History In The Americas...

Footprints dating back 23,000 years have been discovered in the United States, suggesting humans settled North America long before the end of the last Ice Age, research published Thursday showed.The findings push back the date at which the continent was c...

 2021-09-24 00:04 

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Arrests After French Football Rocked By Violence...

French police made arrests on Thursday and football authorities held an emergency meeting after a series of violent incidents involving supporters during midweek Ligue 1 matches.A bus carrying Bordeaux supporters to Wednesday's game against Montpellie...

 2021-09-23 23:08 

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France, US Meet But Says Patching Up Will Take Time...

The top diplomats of France and the United States said Thursday that repairing ties will take time as Paris demanded action to assuage its anger over the cancellation of a massive submarine contract.French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian, after days o...

 2021-09-23 22:55 

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Here's Who Will Be Eligible For COVID Booster Shots, According To CDC Advisers...

Advisers to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention unanimously voted Thursday to recommend a booster shot of the Pfizer-BioNTech to people 65 and older who are at a greater risk of developing breakthrough COVID-19 infections. Members of CDC's ...

 2021-09-23 22:51 

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US Returns Ancient Gilgamesh Tablet To Iraq...

A 3,500-year-old tablet recounting the epic of Gilgamesh was returned to Iraq Thursday after being stolen three decades ago and illegally imported to the United States.Iraqi Cultural Minister Hassan Nazim accepted the tablet during a ceremony in Washingto...

 2021-09-23 22:51 

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Chad FM Warns Against Russian Interference...

Chad's foreign minister warned against outside interference on Thursday, referencing Russian paramilitaries operating in neighboring countries.Cherif Mahamat Zene said "external interference, wherever it comes from, poses a very serious problem fo...

 2021-09-23 22:42 

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What Is Fat Freezing? Supermodel Tells Horror Story Of Becoming Brutally Disfigured...

CoolSculpting, also known as "fat freezing," has become an increasingly popular way to get rid of extra fat. It is popular among people who want to get rid of belly fat or "love handles." Although, a serious complication from the cosmetic ...

 2021-09-23 22:31 

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Tennessee Shooting Update: 1 Dead, 12 Injured At Kroger Store, Gunman Kills Himself...

At least one person is dead and 14 are injured in a shooting Thursday afternoon at a Kroger grocery store in Collierville, Tennessee. Collierville Police Chief Dale Lane confirmed the shooter is dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.A spokesperson from...

 2021-09-23 22:31 

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Tennessee Shooting Update: 1 Dead, 14 Injured At Kroger Store, Gunman Kills Himself...

At least one person is dead and 14 are injured in a shooting Thursday afternoon at a Kroger grocery store in Collierville, Tennessee. Collierville Police Chief Dale Lane confirmed the shooter is dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.A spokesperson from...

 2021-09-23 22:23 

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Nike Cuts Sales Forecast, Citing Worsening Supply Chain Woes...

Nike cut its sales forecast Thursday, pointing to myriad supply chain problems that are delaying deliveries of athletic gear and crimping sales.The sports giant is dealing with a doubling of shipping times from its Asian manufacturing centers to North Ame...

 2021-09-23 22:04 

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Prosecutor Orders Peru Guerilla Leader's Cremation Within 24 Hours...

Peru's prosecution service on Thursday ordered the cremation within 24 hours of the body of guerrilla leader Abimael Guzman, who died in a high security prison on September 11 aged 86.The order signaled the closure of the investigation into his death ...

 2021-09-23 21:51 

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Demonstrators Briefly Occupy Sao Paulo Stock Exchange To Protest Inequality...

Several dozen demonstrators briefly occupied the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange on Thursday to protest widening economic inequality in inflation-hit Brazil under far-right President Jair Bolsonaro.Standing beneath electronic panels that displayed stock prices i...

 2021-09-23 21:48 

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Here's How Climate Change Could Lead To A Housing Crisis...

From wildfires to hurricanes, the increasingly visible impact of climate change could lead to a housing crisis, a new report found....

 2021-09-23 21:04 

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Cryptocurrency News: Twitter To Allow Users To Tip Creators Using Bitcoin...

Twitter on Thursday rolled out a new feature that will allow users to tip their favorite tweeters in bitcoin. The move makes the social media network the first ever to support cryptocurrency as a form of payment. Users will have the option to link their b...

 2021-09-23 20:58 

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American Dream Shattered: One Haitian's Journey To US Border... And Back...

Andre was hoping to "have a better life" in the United States than he could in Haiti. So he fled to Brazil, then traveled across South America to the US-Mexican border, just a few hours' flight from where his journey began.But the 32-year-old,...

 2021-09-23 20:54 

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Merkel Rivals Plead For Stronger Europe In Final Election Debate...

The two candidates running neck-and-neck to replace Angela Merkel as German chancellor called for a stronger European Union on Thursday, in a final TV debate that did little to shake up a race expected to end in lengthy coalition negotiations.With days to...

 2021-09-23 20:51 

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At UN, West Frustrated By Slow Pace With Iran...

The United States and European Union voiced frustration at the UN this week over the slow pace with Iran, saying its new government showed no indication it was ready to revive a nuclear accord."The window of opportunity is open and won't be open f...

 2021-09-23 20:49 

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US Sending Bangladesh Extra 2.5 Million Covid Vaccine Doses: W.House...

The United States is shipping another 2.5 million Covid vaccine doses to hard-hit Bangladesh, a White House official told AFP on Thursday, after the Biden administration announced a ramping up of global donations.The latest shipment -- 2,508,480 Pfizer do...

 2021-09-23 20:16 

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R. Kelly Lawyer Defends Artist's 'Playboy Life'...

R. Kelly's defense team dubbed the singer a "sex symbol" who led a "playboy life" during its closing arguments against charges he led an abusive sex crime ring for decades.Casting the artist's alleged victims -- whose accusations i...

 2021-09-23 20:12 

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Lauren Boebert Slammed For Violating Campaign Finance Laws, Paid Utilities With Funds, FEC Report Shows...

Rep. Lauren Boebert, R-Colo., is under fire after a new filing with the Federal Election Commission (FEC) revealed she used campaign funds to pay rent and utilities, a violation of federal campaign finance laws.The filing revealed Boebert's campaign f...

 2021-09-23 20:05 

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Tom Brady's Dad, Trainer Speak About Bill Belickick, QB's Exit From New England...

Tom Brady makes his return to New England on Oct. 3 and there's been plenty of talk about the superstar quarterback's exit from the Patriots. Some close to Brady believe that Bill Belichick was ready to move on, a decision that looks more confusin...

 2021-09-23 20:00 

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US Economy: Leading Economic Index Rises Higher Than Expected In August...

The U.S. economic index increased higher than anticipated in August, rising 0.9% and beating economists' projections of a 0.6% rise and following a 0.8% rise in July, according to The Conference Board. The increase reflected positive contributions by ...

 2021-09-23 19:49 

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Where Is Brian Laundrie? Search Expert Says He Could Be 'Almost Anywhere,' Police Return To Carlton Reserve...

Gabby Petito's fiance Brian Laundrie may have lied to his parents about his whereabouts and could be "almost anywhere," a search-and-rescue expert said.Chris Boyer, the executive director of the National Association for Search and Rescue, told...

 2021-09-23 19:47 

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Twitter Courts Influencers With Bitcoin Tips And NFT Craze...

Twitter on Thursday began allowing high-profile users to get tips in bitcoin as the network steps up its wooing of the content creators essential to drawing crowds online.Platforms like TikTok, Instagram and YouTube have built their popularity among young...

 2021-09-23 19:23 

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Will Democrats Agree On How To Pay For Biden's Budget Bill? Schumer, Pelosi Announce Framework...

Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., announced Thursday that the Senate reached an agreement on a framework for the budget reconciliation bill, which seeks to expand the social safety net as part of the Biden administration's economic agenda....

 2021-09-23 19:18 

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Peru's Coca Farmers Caught Between Drug Gangs And Starvation...

In an impoverished village in Peru's largest coca-growing region, Angelica Lapa mourns her 19-year-old son, killed four months ago by remnant Shining Path guerrillas who maintain a grip of terror over the forgotten region.On May 23, a Sunday, armed me...

 2021-09-23 18:59 

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Navalny Accuses Google, Apple Of Becoming Putin's 'Accomplices'...

Jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny accused Google and Apple Thursday of acting as the Kremlin's "accomplices"; after the companies removed his voting app during the country's parliamentary election last week."If something s...

 2021-09-23 18:55 

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US Says 'No Indication' Iran Wants To Return To Nuclear Deal Talks...

The United States said Thursday that Iran has given no hint that it wants to return to stalled talks over reviving the Iranian nuclear deal."For now, certainly there's no indication, positive indication that Iran is prepared to come back... and to...

 2021-09-23 18:30 

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Linda Evangelista Blames Zeltiq CoolSculpting For Leaving Her 'Brutally Disfigured' After Cosmetic Procedure...

Model Linda Evangelista was known in the 1990s for her fierce catwalk down the runaways for some of the most well-known designers. However, she recently admitted her disappearance from the spotlight over the last few years was due to side effects from a c...

 2021-09-23 18:19 

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US Lawmakers Weigh Further Crackdown On 'Air Rage' Villains...

More criminal charges against violent airline passengers, a shared national no-fly list, and halting sales of "to go" alcohol at US airports.Those were among the ideas floated Thursday at a congressional hearing on how to address the surge in "...

 2021-09-23 17:53 

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Haitian Migrants Fear Deportation As Mexican Police Deploy...

Deportation fears mounted Thursday among Haitian migrants camped out in northern Mexico near the border with the United States following the sudden arrival of dozens of police officers at the site....

 2021-09-23 17:41 

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Guatemala Volcano Erupts But No Evacuations Yet...

Guatemala's Fuego volcano spewed lava and ash Thursday in a series of explosions that have not yet forced any evacuations, authorities said.The eruption produced a long river of lava flowing down to the base of the volcano, some 35 kilometers (22 mile...

 2021-09-23 17:37 

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Boppy Lounger Recall 2021: 8 Infant Deaths Prompt Recall Of 3.3.M Baby Pillows...

Following the death of eight infants, The Boppy Company has recalled over 3.3 million of its Boppy Newborn Loungers due to a suffocation hazard and is offering a refund for the product.The recall affects its Boppy Original Newborn Loungers, Boppy Preferre...

 2021-09-23 17:31 

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Review: 30 Things You Must Know About Monday Construction (Construction Management Tool)...

Global investments in energy, mining, infrastructure and real estate projects are increasing. And according to a study by McKinsey and Company, it's estimated to grow from $6 trillion in 2013 to a whopping $13 trillion by 2030....

 2021-09-23 17:30 

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NBA Rumors: Kyrie Irving For Ben Simmons Swap Interests Nets, Trade Won't Happen...

The Brooklyn Nets are not a realistic trade destination for Ben Simmons. That doesn't mean that team isn't intrigued by the possibility of a deal with the Philadelphia 76ers, even if it would involve giving up one of their superstars....

 2021-09-23 17:13 

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Sabina Nessa's Suspected Murder Has Police Asking Public For Help...

Authorities in the U.K. are turning to the public for help in identifying the perpetrator behind the murder of 28-year-old teacher Sabina Nessa.Nessa, who resided in south London, was killed Friday on her way to a pub from her home in what police said was...

 2021-09-23 16:44 

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Disabled People Can Now Use Android Phones With Face Gestures...

Using a raised eyebrow or smile, people with speech or physical disabilities can now operate their Android-powered smartphones hands-free, Google said Thursday.Two new tools put machine learning and front-facing cameras on smartphones to work detecting fa...

 2021-09-23 16:34 

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Way Out Of Crisis Will Take 'Time' And 'Action', France Tells US...

The way out of the diplomatic crisis between France and the United States over a mega submarine deal will "take time and require actions," French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian told American counterpart Antony Blinken Thursday.France's to...

 2021-09-23 16:20 

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California Passes New Law Protecting Warehouse Retail Workers...

California Gov. Gavin Newsom signed a law Wednesday protecting warehouse retail workers by requiring employers to clearly define what their production quotas are to their staff, and prevent them from firing or retaliating against their employees for being...

 2021-09-23 16:10 

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Britain Runs Coal Power Stations Amid Energy Crisis...

Britain, which faces soaring natural gas prices, has been forced to run coal-fired power stations in order to secure energy supplies, electricity generation company Drax said on Thursday. The country is particularly exposed to Europe's ongoing energy ...

 2021-09-23 16:00 

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NFL Quarterbacks: Dolphins, Bears, Texans Have New Starters; Colts, Steelers Uncertain QBs...

There will be several new starting quarterbacks in Week 3 of the 2021 NFL season. Three teams have already ruled their Week 1 and 2 starters out for their upcoming matchups, while a few other starters could potentially be sidelined Sunday....

 2021-09-23 15:54 

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UN Head Says World Must Change Food Priorities To Save Planet...

United Nations chief Antonio Guterres urged nations to revamp their food priorities Thursday, saying the world needed food systems that safeguard the environment."The war on our planet must end and food systems can help us build that peace," the S...

 2021-09-23 15:52 

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From Orban's Hungary, Mike Pence Says He Hopes SCOTUS Overturns Abortion Rights...

Former Vice President Mike Pence says it is his hope that the U.S. Supreme Court will overturn abortion rights amid a national conversation on restrictive new laws passed at the state level....

 2021-09-23 15:45 

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Here's When COVID Vaccine Maker Moderna's CEO Thinks The Pandemic Will Be Over...

The COVID pandemic may be over sooner than expected, according to COVID vaccine maker Moderna's (MRNA) Chief Executive Stphane Bancel....

 2021-09-23 15:39 

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Mexican Police Deploy At Haitian Migrant Camp...

Tensions mounted Thursday among Haitian migrants camped out in a park near Mexico's border with the United States following the arrival of dozens of police officers at the site.The operation came after Mexican migration authorities said the foreigners...

 2021-09-23 15:19 

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12 Best Customer Relationship Management (CRM) Software & Tools In 2021...

For business owners, building relationships with customers, creating a streamlined business process and looking for ways to increase profitability are constantly on their minds. Luckily, there are now useful tools like CRM software that enable business ow...

 2021-09-23 15:13 

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Did Anyone Win The Powerball? Sept. 22 Winning Numbers, Saturday's New Jackpot...

The Powerball drawing on Wednesday night did not result in any grand prize winner for the estimated $490 million jackpot with a cash option of $355.1 million. The next drawing, which will take place on Saturday, will see the jackpot climb to $523 million ...

 2021-09-23 14:18 

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MLB Playoff Standings 2021: Yankees Pass Blue Jays, Cardinals Pull Away In Wild-Card Races...

The New York Yankees are back in the playoff picture with nine games left in the 2021 MLB regular season. The Bronx Bombers slid into the American League's second wild-card spot Wednesday, swapping places with the Toronto Jays before their schedule ge...

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