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 2021-07-29 11:30 

International Business Times

NYC Woman Dies After Being Shoved Down Subway Station Stairs; Attacker On The Loose...

An NYC woman who fell down a flight of stairs during an attempted robbery at a Manhattan subway station earlier this month has died and police are still looking for the suspect. On Wednesday, 58-year-old Than Htwe died after undergoing brain surgery due t...

 2021-07-29 11:23 

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Blinken Says Nuclear Talks With Iran 'Cannot Go On Indefinitely'...

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said on Thursday that nuclear talks with Iran "cannot go on indefinitely" but that Washington was "fully prepared" to continue negotiations.The US is indirectly involved in Iran's talks with world p...

 2021-07-29 11:21 

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NFL Rumors: Eagles Remain In Play, Keeping Tabs With Texans' Troubled Quarterback...

The Philadelphia Eagles have yet to officially name their starting quarterback for the 2021 NFL season.Unless a major move is made, all signs point to Jalen Hurts as likely getting the starting nod.However, Hurts will not get the Eagles' starting quar...

 2021-07-29 11:21 

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Justin Timberlake Celebrates 20-Year Anniversary Of NSYNC's 'Celebrity': 'What A Time To Be Alive'...

Singer Justin Timberlake took to Instagram on Wednesday to share the poster of NSYNC's hit music album "Celebrity" to mark its 20-year anniversary.The music album featured thirteen tracks including "Celebrity," "The Game Is Over,&#...

 2021-07-29 11:20 

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Justin Bieber, Kerry Washington And Other Celebs Praise Simone Biles' Tokyo Olympics Exit...

Simone Biles shocked everyone when she decided to pull out of two gymnastics finals she was due to take part in at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Game.Biles cited poor mental health as the reason, and added she was struggling with the pressure of living up to pe...

 2021-07-29 11:18 

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Man Charged For Allegedly Sending Masturbation Images, Videos To 10 Minors...

A 32-year-old man in Washington, D.C., was arrested last week after he allegedly sent obscene materials to minors and attempted to produce child pornography, state prosecutors announced....

 2021-07-29 11:13 

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China Accuses BBC Of 'Fake News' Over Floods Reporting...

Beijing on Thursday launched a scathing attack on the BBC, accusing it of broadcasting "fake news" and saying the organisation was "naturally unpopular" over its coverage of devastating floods in central China.The broadside by the foreign ...

 2021-07-29 11:11 

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Schizophrenic Woman Fatally Stabs Mom, Chops Up Corpse Before Dumping It In Trash Bags...

A schizophrenic woman who fatally stabbed her mother and dismembered her body before dumping it in trash bags will have to serve an indefinite term in a mental health unit....

 2021-07-29 11:10 

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Global Stocks Boosted By Bright Earnings, Fed Outlook...

World equity markets climbed Thursday as the Covid recovery brightened on upbeat corporate earnings and the Federal Reserve's latest economic outlook, dealers said.London stocks jumped 0.9 percent on a barrage of positive company results, including fr...

 2021-07-29 11:10 

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Man Films Snapchat Video Admitting To Brutal Murder Over Stolen Vodka Bottle...

A 29-year-old British man recorded a video of himself admitting to murder moments after a man had been fatally stabbed in a nearby apartment last year -- a scene which a witness said had come straight out of a horror movie."I think I've murdered s...

 2021-07-29 11:00 

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NBA News: Suns Owner Waiting On Decision Of Chris Paul's Camp...

Chris Paul has a decision to make, and that may factor heavily on where he will play next season.The Phoenix Suns remain at the top of the list, but this may depend on how much money the 11-time All-Star will command.One person keeping tabs on this is Pho...

 2021-07-29 10:56 

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Blake Shelton Introduces Wife 'Gwen Stefani Shelton' At CMA Summer Jam Performance [Watch]...

Blake Shelton is a proud husband to Gwen Stefani.On Tuesday, Stefani surprised country fans when she joined the 45-year-old country star onstage at night one of CMA's Summer Jam event in Nashville, Tennessee. The couple, who tied the knot earlier this...

 2021-07-29 10:41 

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Did Joe Biden Really Drive An 18-Wheeler Truck? The Truth Behind The President's Claims...

Doubters have emerged following President Joe Biden's recent claim that he drove an 18-wheeler truck in the past. Eyebrows were raised further as the White House reportedly struggled to prove the claim.In a video posted on Twitter, Biden can be heard ...

 2021-07-29 10:41 

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An Innocuous Post On Social Media Could Make You A High Value Target For Cyber Criminals...

The stressful world of executive risk and protection primarily focuses on keeping your client safe from all manner of physical threats daily. Often, these threats are identified by visual or body language triggers from the assailants. That's bread and...

 2021-07-29 10:40 

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Matt Damon Jokes He Wishes Jennifer Lopez And Ben Affleck 'Nothing But Hardship'...

Matt Damon joked about Ben Affleck's rekindled romance with Jennifer Lopez on the Tuesday episode of SiriusXM's "The Jess Cagle Show."During the interview, Cagle asked Damon, who was there to promote his upcoming film "Still Water,"...

 2021-07-29 10:34 

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Paralympian Escaped Bulgarian Care Home, But Others Not So Lucky...

Former Paralympian skier Elitsa Storey often wonders what her life would have been like had she not had the chance to escape from Bulgaria's much criticised care home system."I really believe in fate... and somehow my path was different," the ...

 2021-07-29 10:30 

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Xbox Games With Gold August 2021 Free Games Revealed...

The August 2021 free games for Xbox Live Gold subscribers are here, featuring a significantly more generous offer than the previous months, appeasing some of the fans who have been clamoring for a decent free title lineup from the subscription service....

 2021-07-29 10:29 

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Holly Madison Struggled With Body Dysmorphia While At Playboy Mansion: 'Not Worth It'...

Holly Madison is opening up about her struggles with body dysmorphia during her time in the Playboy Mansion.In a TikTok video posted Sunday, the 41-year-old former reality star got candid about how she viewed her body during her time at the Playboy Mansio...

 2021-07-29 10:20 

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'World War Z: Aftermath': All Of The New Features, Content And More...

Saber Interactive's four-player zombie shooter "World War Z" is getting an improved edition soon called "Aftermath," featuring tons of new content for fans who can't get enough of the game's impossibly large zombie swarms."...

 2021-07-29 10:17 

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Former K-Pop Idol Kwon Mina Hospitalized After Second Suicide Attempt...

Actress and former AOA girl group member Kwon Mina was rushed to the hospital early Thursday morning after another attempt to take her life.Kwon Mina was described as "bleeding excessively" by an acquaintance who was the first to discover her cond...

 2021-07-29 10:10 

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Free PS Plus Games For August 2021 Revealed...

The free games lineup for PlayStation Plus this August has been revealed, garnering mixed receptions from PS fans due to the somewhat lackluster games offer compared to the previous months....

 2021-07-29 10:00 

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'Tribes Of Midgard': Tips On How To Complete Saga Mode...

First-time players of "Tribes of Midgard" might have noticed that the game isn't exactly easy, especially when going into Midgard solo. There is a literal impending sense of doom that's guaranteed to arrive at some point, but players have ...

 2021-07-29 10:00 

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Ruby Rose Tearfully Says She Was Rejected From ERs While Suffering Surgical Complications...

Ruby Rose got emotional as she opened up about getting turned away by several hospitals when she experienced complications from a recent surgery....

 2021-07-29 09:52 

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France Lashes Out At 'Discriminatory' England Quarantine Rule...

France said on Thursday it failed to understand why it was exempt from a new rule allowing fully-vaccinated European Union citizens to enter England without having to quarantine.From next week, travellers fully jabbed with a vaccine approved by the US Foo...

 2021-07-29 09:30 

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'Genshin Impact' Anniversary Update: Rumored Release Date, Free Characters, Primogems [Details]...

Following the huge update miHoYo rolled out a few days ago, "Genshin Impact" fans are now excited about another major event -- the game's anniversary update. While the developer has not yet announced anything related to the event, the latest l...

 2021-07-29 09:16 

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8.2 Magnitude Earthquake Off Alaskan Peninsula, Small Tsunami...

An 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the Alaskan peninsula late Wednesday, the United States Geological Survey said, generating small waves but no major tsunami.The earthquake hit 56 miles (91 kilometers) southeast of the town of Perryville, the USGS sa...

 2021-07-29 09:10 

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Infographic: Apple Keeps Firing On All Cylinders...
 2021-07-29 08:44 

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'We Need More People': Exhausted Firefighters Battle Siberia Blazes...

As thick clouds of smoke billow across the vast Siberian region of Yakutia, Yegor Zakharov and his team are racing to stop its smouldering forests from burning even more....

 2021-07-29 08:25 

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Tokyo 2020: McDonald's Employee-Turned-Olympian Makes Unique Admission Ahead Of Debut...

A former McDonald's employee has jumped her way up to the Olympics.Quanesha Burks is currently in Tokyo to represent the USA in the long jump competition for the first time.Ahead of her Olympic debut, Burks reassured her social media followers that sh...

 2021-07-29 08:04 

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Hong Kong Radio Host In First 'Sedition' Trial Since China Handover...

A pro-democracy Hong Kong radio host went on trial Thursday for sedition in the first use of the colonial-era law since the city's handover to China as authorities broaden their criminalisation of dissent.Tam Tak-chi, 48, is among a growing number of ...

 2021-07-29 07:49 

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Danone To Replace Bulk Of Board After Investor Onslaught...

Danone said Thursday it would replace almost its entire board months after activist investors forced the ousting of the French food and beverage giant's CEO.Among the casualties is former CEO Franck Riboud, who is the son of Danone's founder, and ...

 2021-07-29 07:45 

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New Coronavirus Scare Causes Jitters On Eve Of Tokyo Olympics Athletics...

Australia's track and field team was briefly placed in isolation on Thursday as a coronavirus scare caused fresh jitters on the eve of the Tokyo Olympics athletics programme.Nearly 60 athletes and staff were confined to their rooms for more than two h...

 2021-07-29 07:37 

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Sydney Police Call For Military To Enforce Lockdown...

Police in Australia's largest city have requested military help to enforce a coronavirus lockdown as infections in Sydney reached a new record Thursday.Commissioner Mick Fuller said New South Wales police had asked for 300 Australian Defence Force per...

 2021-07-29 07:36 

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VW Lowers Car Deliveries Outlook Over Chip Woes...

German carmaker Volkswagen posted strong first-half profits on Thursday but cut this year's forecast for car deliveries over a worsening shortage of semiconductor chips.The 12-brand group -- including Porsche, Audi, Seat and Skoda -- nevertheless lift...

 2021-07-29 07:35 

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8.2 Magnitude Earthquake Off Alaskan Peninsula, Tsunami Warning...

An 8.2 magnitude earthquake struck off the Alaskan peninsula late Wednesday, the United States Geological Survey said, prompting a tsunami warning.The earthquake hit 56 miles (91 kilometers) southeast of the town of Perryville, the USGS said. The US gover...

 2021-07-29 07:30 

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Asian Markets Rally After Fed Meeting, Led By Hong Kong Surge...

Asian markets rose Thursday as the Federal Reserve acknowledged the US recovery was well on track but it would not taper monetary policy just yet, while Hong Kong was lifted after China sought to reassure investors over its latest regulatory crackdown.Tra...

 2021-07-29 07:15 

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Chelsea Rumors: Shocking Truth About Blues' Chase Of Erling Haaland Revealed...

Chelsea may have not taken a huge step forward in its pursuit of Borussia Dortmund's Erling Haaland.The new season is approaching, but no English Premier League club has closed in on signing Haaland yet.Chelsea is among the big-name English top-flight...

 2021-07-29 07:13 

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Cambodia Imposes Virus Curbs Along Thailand Border Over Delta Fears...

Cambodia imposed fresh coronavirus restrictions Thursday for eight provinces bordering Thailand, clamping down on the movement of millions of residents to curb the spread of the highly contagious Delta variant.In recent weeks, scores of Cambodian migrant ...

 2021-07-29 07:01 

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Samsung Reports Surge In Profit On Pandemic-led Demand For Chips...

Samsung Electronics' net profits surged more than 70 percent in the second quarter thanks to higher memory chip prices fuelled by pandemic-led demand, the South Korean tech giant reported Thursday.Coronavirus-driven working from home boosted demand fo...

 2021-07-29 06:59 

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Malaysian PM Urged To Quit After Rare Royal Rebuke...

Malaysia's embattled leader was accused of treason and urged to quit Thursday after the king denounced his crisis-hit government for misleading parliament, a rare public rebuke from the revered monarch.Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin leads a scandal-p...

 2021-07-29 06:45 

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Airbus Profits Take Off As Deliveries Soar...

Airbus said Thursday it had bounced back strongly into profit in the first half of the year as aircraft deliveries rose, leading the company to revise its performance forecasts upwards. Airbus posted a net profit of 2.2 billion euros ($2.6 billion) for th...

 2021-07-29 06:33 

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Ever Given Finally Arrives In Rotterdam After Suez Block...

The giant container ship MV Ever Given steamed into Rotterdam port early Thursday, more than four months after it got stuck in Egypt's Suez Canal, blocking shipping in one of the world's busiest waterways.The ship, almost as long as New York's...

 2021-07-29 06:29 

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Hong Kong DJ In First 'Sedition' Trial Since Handover To China...

A pro-democracy Hong Kong DJ went on trial Thursday for sedition in the first use of the colonial-era law since the city's handover to China as authorities broaden their criminalisation of dissent.Tam Tak-chi, 48, is among a growing number of activist...

 2021-07-29 06:26 

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Turkey Courts Biden With Kabul Airport Offer...

Turkey is offering to protect Kabul's strategic airport after US forces leave in what experts view as a high-risk bid to improve Ankara's strained ties with Washington.Keeping the air hub safe from advancing Taliban forces became a major issue aft...

 2021-07-29 06:15 

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Delta Variant Drives Virus Spread To Three China Provinces...

China Thursday reported small coronavirus outbreaks driven by the Delta variant in three provinces as a cluster linked to an eastern airport spreads despite mass testing and a vaccination drive.The flareup, which began after nine workers at the Nanjing ai...

 2021-07-29 06:10 

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'Black Clover' Chapter 301 Early Leaks And Spoilers Hint At Rill's New Spell And More...

After a one-week break, the manga returns as the battle against the mighty Megicula continues. The leaks and spoilers of "Black Clover" Chapter 301 are available online teasing Asta's arrival and Rill's new spell.Twitter user NiteBaron has...

 2021-07-29 06:10 

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Twitter Reacts To Piers Morgan's Opinion On Simone Biles' Olympics Withdrawal: 'For Once I Agree'...

Piers Morgan criticized Simone Biles' decision to quit the Olympics and Twitter users have mixed opinions on the issue.Morgan penned an op-ed about Biles' decision to withdraw from the Olympics Tuesday. The British journalist seemingly criticized ...

 2021-07-29 06:04 

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Olympic Organisers Defend Coronavirus Measures As Cases Rise...

Tokyo Olympics organisers dismissed any link to rising coronavirus cases in Japan on Thursday after reporting 24 infections among Games participants, the highest yet.At least 193 athletes, media and Olympic employees and contractors have now tested positi...

 2021-07-29 06:02 

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Paul Pogba Backs Simone Biles' Decision To Withdraw From Tokyo Olympics Citing Mental Health Issues...

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba spoke in support of Simone Biles after the American gymnast withdrew from the Tokyo Olympics 2020 to focus on her mental health....

 2021-07-29 06:00 

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Dominican Music Legend Johnny Ventura Dies Aged 81...

Legendary Dominican singer and songwriter Johnny Ventura, considered one of the greatest exponents of merengue, has died from a heart attack at the age of 81, health officials said.Winner of six Latin Grammys over a 60-year career, Ventura shot to fame af...

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