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 2020-12-01 10:52 

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4 killed, 6 injured in South Korea apartment fire...

Four people have been killed and six others injured in a fire at an apartment building near the South Korean capital...

 2020-12-01 10:43 

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Cambodian opposition figures state plan to return from exile...

Senior executives of the disbanded opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party have announced their plan to return from self-imposed exile to fight criminal charges against them in court...

 2020-12-01 10:43 

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Cambodian opposition figures state plan to return from exile...

Senior executives of the disbanded opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party have announced their plan to return from self-imposed exile to fight criminal charges against them in court...

 2020-12-01 10:28 

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In another dark day for UK retailing, Debenhams set to close...

British department store chain Debenhams says it will liquidate its business, which includes some 12,000 jobs, after a potential buyer of the company pulled out...

 2020-12-01 10:24 

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BioNTech, Pfizer ask Europe to OK vaccine for emergency use...

German pharmaceutical company BioNTech and its U.S. partner Pfizer say they have submitted an application for conditional approval of their coronavirus vaccine with the European Medicines Agency...

 2020-12-01 10:19 

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On World AIDS Day, South Africa finds hope in new treatment...

Health officials are hoping that new, long-acting drugs to help prevent HIV infection will be a turning point for the fight against a global health threat that's been eclipsed by the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-12-01 10:19 

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World Bank warns of 'prolonged depression' in Lebanon...

The World Bank says Lebanon's economy faces an "arduous and prolonged depression," with real GPD projected to plunge by nearly 20% because its politicians refuse to implement reforms...

 2020-12-01 10:16 

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BioNTech and Pfizer ask European regulator to allow emergency use of their COVID-19 vaccine...

BioNTech and Pfizer ask European regulator to allow emergency use of their COVID-19 vaccine...

 2020-12-01 10:15 

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Economic outlook seen brightening but dangers remain...

The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development predicts that the world economy will bounce back to its pre-pandemic levels by the end of next year...

 2020-12-01 10:07 

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Beloved career diplomat Linda Thomas-Greenfield returns as Biden's pick for UN envoy...

Linda Thomas-Greenfield9;s nomination has been celebrated in the U.S. Foreign Service and among career diplomats, especially diplomats of color....

 2020-12-01 09:55 

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German unemployment dips despite 2nd partial shutdown...

Official data show that Germany's unemployment rate dipped in November despite a partial shutdown introduced to halt a sharp rise in coronavirus infections...

 2020-12-01 09:08 

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Frontex chief faces EU grilling over migrant pushback claims...

The European Union's border and coast guard agency chief faces a grilling over allegations that Frontex was involved in illegally preventing migrants or refugees from entering Europe...

 2020-12-01 08:55 

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China #MeToo case heads to court after 2-year delay...

A high profile case of sexual harassment in China's #MeToo movement involving a well-known Chinese state TV host will be tried in court Wednesday in Beijing after pending for more than two years...

 2020-12-01 08:30 

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Non-essential shops reopen in Belgium as virus numbers drop...

Non-essential shops in Belgium are reopening on Tuesday in the wake of encouraging figures about declining daily coronavirus infection rates and hospital admissions...

 2020-12-01 08:11 

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Dutch climate activists take Shell to court over emissions...

A group of environmental organizations backed by thousands of Dutch citizens is launching a civil case against the energy giant Shell...

 2020-12-01 08:00 

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Germany bans far-right, pro-Nazi group, police raid homes...

Police have raided homes in three German states after the German government banned a far-right group, the interior ministry said...

 2020-12-01 07:56 

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As the virus resurges, mental health woes batter France...

The lockdowns that France has used to fight the spread of coronavirus have come at considerable cost to residents' mental health...

 2020-12-01 07:25 

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Hong Kong leader urges people to stay home as cases rise...

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam is urging residents to stay home as the city grapples with a resurgence of the coronavirus, which has infected over 500 people in the past week...

 2020-12-01 07:12 

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Tainted rice wine kills 7 at Cambodian funeral ceremony...

Seven people died and more than 130 others have been hospitalized in Cambodia after drinking rice wine that health authorities believe was adulterated with a toxic substance...

 2020-12-01 06:52 

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Nobel laureate says pandemic raising violence, trafficking...

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad says the coronavirus pandemic has increased trafficking of women and gender-based violence, leaving the health and safety of women "on the line."...

 2020-12-01 06:39 

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The Latest: Nobel laureate warns of increased trafficking...

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Nadia Murad says the COVID-19 pandemic has increased trafficking of women and gender-based violence, leaving the health and safety of women "on the line."...

 2020-12-01 06:24 

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Thousands flee as activity in Indonesian volcanoes increases...

Indonesian authorities are closely monitoring several volcanoes after sensors picked up increased activity in recent weeks, prompting the evacuation of thousands of people...

 2020-12-01 06:13 

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Coronavirus robs biblical Bethlehem of Christmas cheer...

The coronavirus has cast a pall over Christmas celebrations in Bethlehem, all but shutting down the biblical town revered as Jesus' birthplace at the height of the normally cheery holiday season...

 2020-12-01 05:31 

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Rights group asks Sri Lanka to probe deadly prison unrest...

An international human rights group is asking Sri Lanka to conduct an impartial investigation into prison unrest and the use of live ammunition by guards that resulted in the death of eight inmates and injuries to 59 others...

 2020-12-01 05:16 

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AP PHOTOS: Animal attacks taking their toll in Kashmir...

Amid the long-raging deadly strife in Indian-controlled Kashmir, another conflict is silently taking its toll on the Himalayan region's residents: the conflict between man and wild animals.According to official data, at least 67 people have been kille...

 2020-12-01 05:02 

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WHO chief: Mexico in 'bad shape' with coronavirus pandemic...

The head of the World Health Organization says that "Mexico is in bad shape" with the pandemic and is urging its leaders be serious about the coronavirus and set examples for its citizens...

 2020-12-01 05:00 

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UN: Pandemic to fan surge in humanitarian needs in 2021...

The U.N. humanitarian office says needs for assistance have ballooned to unprecedented levels this year because of COVID-19, projecting that a staggering 235 million people will require help in 2021...

 2020-12-01 04:48 

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At tiny rural hospitals, weary doctors treat friends, family...

The coronavirus pandemic is devastating rural hospitals, including the tiny 25-bed facility in Memphis, Missouri...

 2020-12-01 04:47 

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CDC warns Americans not to travel to Mexico as airlines see increased demand...

The CDC is out with a warning for Americans not to travel to Mexico. This comes as U.S. carriers add nonstop flights to Mexico because of the increase in demand....

 2020-12-01 04:22 

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Asia Today: Vietnam reports 1st local infection in 89 days...

Vietnamese authorities are conducting intensive contact tracing after discovering the country's first confirmed local transmission of the coronavirus in 89 days...

 2020-12-01 02:59 

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New Zealand joins Australia in denouncing China's tweet...

New Zealand has joined Australia in denouncing a tweet posted by a Chinese official that shows a fake image of a grinning Australian soldier holding a bloodied knife to a child's throat...

 2020-12-01 02:26 

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Former Trump lawyer Sidney Powell still pushing conspiracy-filled election lawsuits...

Sidney Powell may no longer be part of President Trump's official legal team, but she has not slowed in her effort to reverse the outcome of the 2020 elections....

 2020-12-01 02:23 

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Local Christmas tree farmers spread holiday cheer amid unprecedented year...

Across the country, Americans are picking up their Christmas trees earlier this year and many are turning back to real trees, grown by local farmers, in record numbers....

 2020-12-01 01:25 

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Australia hosts first group of overseas students since virus...

Australia has welcomed its first group of international students to arrive since the coronavirus pandemic began, with more due to follow...

 2020-12-01 00:59 

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Trump science adviser Scott Atlas leaving White House job...

Dr. Scott Atlas, a science adviser to President Donald Trump who was skeptical of measures to control the coronavirus outbreak, is leaving his White House post...

 2020-12-01 00:51 

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AP source: Trump science adviser Scott Atlas, skeptic of measures to control coronavirus, leaves White House post...

AP source: Trump science adviser Scott Atlas, skeptic of measures to control coronavirus, leaves White House post...

 2020-12-01 00:27 

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Inside YouTuber Mark Rober's workshop, rocket-powered golf clubs and a giant Nerf gun...

Rober spent nine years at NASA's jet propulsion lab before leaving for YouTube....

 2020-11-30 23:52 

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Nonpartisan report warns of COVID-19 testing shortages in over half US states, territories...

Rapid tests and reagents are in short supply as the U.S. heads deeper into the winter months, according to a GAO survey of states and territories....

 2020-11-30 23:40 

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Republicans attack, Democrats defend Biden's outspoken pick for OMB director...

President-elect Joe Biden's choice of Neera Tanden for OMB director upsets Republicans as Democrats rally to her historic nomination's defense....

 2020-11-30 23:05 

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Third Georgia congressman tests positive for COVID-19...

U.S. Rep. Austin Scott of Georgia has tested positive for COVID-19...

 2020-11-30 22:18 

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Canada to add to record deficit in pandemic recovery attempt...

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's government is vowing to spend billions more to help the country recover from the pandemic...

 2020-11-30 21:42 

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Former Rudy Giuliani associates plead not guilty to fraud charges...

Rudy Giuliani associates Lev Parnas and Igor Fruman pleaded not guilty to charges of conspiracy to commit fraud....

 2020-11-30 21:22 

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Monolith discovered in Utah desert mysteriously disappears overnight...

A mysterious monolith that appeared out of nowhere in the Utah desert was removed this weekend, according to officials....

 2020-11-30 21:11 

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13-year sentence for ex-prosecutor in Hawaii corruption case...

A former Honolulu prosecutor has been sentenced to 13 years in prison after a judge says she used her husband's position as a police chief to frame a relative for a crime he didn't commit in a corruption case that has staggered Hawaii...

 2020-11-30 21:10 

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Who gets the vaccine first and who decides? 3 things to know...

On Tuesday, independent advisers to the Centers for Disease Control will weigh who should get a COVID-19 vaccine first....

 2020-11-30 20:46 

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Man ruled insane in college killing sues state hospital...

A Massachusetts man acquitted by reason of insanity of killing a Wesleyan University student in 2009 has filed a lawsuit against Connecticut's state psychiatric hospital complex...

 2020-11-30 20:36 

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Philip Green's retail empire Arcadia calls in administrators...

British retail empire Arcadia Group, which owns well-known fashion chains including Topshop, has gone into bankruptcy protection, putting 13,000 jobs at risk...

 2020-11-30 20:18 

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IMF: Greek debt sustainable despite pandemic-linked spike...

The International Monetary Fund says Greece's huge public debt remains sustainable in the medium term despite "unprecedented uncertainty" to all sectors of the economy due to the pandemic...

 2020-11-30 20:17 

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Minnesota Vikings linebacker Cameron Smith recovering from open heart surgery for birth defect found due to COVID-19...

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Cameron Smith is feeling...

 2020-11-30 20:07 

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Bar declares itself 'autonomous zone' to skirt COVID-19 restrictions...

Owners of Mac's Public House in Staten Island have deemed the bar an "autonomous zone" in an attempt to skirt COVID-19 restrictions....

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