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 2021-11-29 13:31 

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In French Pantheon, Josephine Baker makes history yet again...

France is inducting Missouri-born cabaret dancer Josephine Baker who was also a French World War II spy and civil rights activist into its Pantheon...

 2021-11-29 13:02 

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Swedes elect 1st female PM — for the 2nd time in a week...

Magdalena Andersson, who last week was Sweden's first woman prime minister for a few hours before resigning because a budget defeat made a coalition partner quit, has been elected again...

 2021-11-29 12:56 

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Biden pushes shots, not more restrictions as variant spreads...

President Joe Biden will urge Americans to get vaccinated and to receive a booster shot, as he seeks to quell concerns over the newly-identified COVID-19 variant named omicron...

 2021-11-29 12:43 

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Turkey's Erdogan says he will visit UAE in February...

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has said he plans to pay a return visit to the United Arab Emirates in February...

 2021-11-29 12:34 

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Jailed Georgian ex-president faces court...

The imprisoned former Georgian president has appeared in court on charges of abuse of office, proceedings that triggered scuffles between his supporters and police...

 2021-11-29 12:11 

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Former public guardian of adult Turpin siblings says she will cooperate with county investigation...

Vanessa Espinoza wrote in a statement that she will cooperate with an investigation into the treatment of the Turpin siblings, after they were put into county care....

 2021-11-29 12:08 

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Millions of German state employees to get raise, COVID bonus...

About 3.5 million state-level employees and civil servants in Germany will receive a 2.8% raise and a tax-free COVID bonus of about $1,470 next year...

 2021-11-29 12:03 

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Ghislaine Maxwell trial: What you need to know...

The criminal trial of Ghislaine Maxwell, Epstein's former girlfriend and longtime associate, is set to open Monday morning in a Manhattan courthouse....

 2021-11-29 12:02 

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German court: widow not entitled to damages awarded to Kohl...

A German federal court ruled on Monday that the widow of former Chancellor Helmut Kohl isn't entitled to $1.1 million in damages that the country's late leader was awarded in a legal battle with his one-time ghostwriter...

 2021-11-29 12:00 

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Opposition in Kyrgyzstan challenges election results...

Scores of opposition supporters in Kyrgyzstan have rallied to challenge the results of a parliamentary election that was swept by parties loyal to the country's president...

 2021-11-29 11:57 

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Carmaker Stellantis secures supply of battery-grade lithium...

The carmaker Stellantis says it's secured a five-year supply of battery-grade lithium hydroxide in Europe supporting its plans to convert to 98% electrified vehicles by 2025...

 2021-11-29 11:54 

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Israeli PM urges world powers to resist Iran's 'blackmail'...

Israel's prime minister is calling on world powers not to "give in to Iran's nuclear blackmail" as talks commenced in Vienna...

 2021-11-29 11:45 

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The Latest: Local transmission of virus variant in Scotland...

Scotland's first minister there is evidence of local transmission of the new omicron variant of the coronavirus after the country reported its first six cases...

 2021-11-29 11:36 

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UK set to expand COVID vaccine boosters amid omicron fears...

The independent body advising the British government on the rollout of coronavirus vaccines will decide whether to expand the booster program to younger age groups following the discovery of the new omicron variant...

 2021-11-29 11:06 

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WHO chief: Omicron shows need for global accord on pandemics...

The World Health Organization is pushing for an international accord to help prevent and fight future pandemics amid the emergence of a worrying new omicron COVID-19 variant...

 2021-11-29 11:02 

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Inside 'Real Housewives' star Jen Shah's ongoing legal battle...

ABC News Studios takes an in-depth look in "Housewife and the Shah Shocker."...

 2021-11-29 11:01 

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Fresh challenges evade policy solutions for Biden: The Note...

For as bad as things look right now -- for the country and for the party in power in Washington -- they could get a whole lot worse....

 2021-11-29 10:48 

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Lebanon's president in Qatar for talks over Gulf crisis...

Lebanon's president has arrived in Qatar to attend the opening ceremony of an Arab soccer tournament amid an unprecedented diplomatic crisis between Beirut and oil-rich Gulf nations...

 2021-11-29 10:26 

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Couple detained on plane after leaving Dutch quarantine...

Dutch military police have arrested a husband and wife who left a hotel where they were being quarantined after testing positive for COVID-19 and boarded a plane bound for Spain...

 2021-11-29 10:21 

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Indian lawmakers repeal farm reforms after year of protests...

Indian lawmakers have repealed agricultural legislation that provoked a year of nationwide protests from farmers, in a move that was seen as a major reversal and rare climbdown for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government...

 2021-11-29 09:21 

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Authorities: 13 cases of omicron variant at Portuguese soccer club; only 1 player recently traveled to South Africa...

Authorities: 13 cases of omicron variant at Portuguese soccer club; only 1 player recently traveled to South Africa...

 2021-11-29 08:56 

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UAE eases drug laws: No more jail for those bringing in THC...

The United Arab Emirates has eased some penalties for travelers arriving in the country with products containing THC, the main intoxicating chemical in cannabis...

 2021-11-29 08:52 

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France waits on tests for 8 suspected omicron variant cases...

French authorities are waiting for laboratory confirmation of eight suspected cases of the new version of the coronavirus, involving people who traveled recently to southern Africa...

 2021-11-29 08:14 

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The Scottish government announces 6 new cases of the omicron variant of coronavirus, taking the UK total to 9...

The Scottish government announces 6 new cases of the omicron variant of coronavirus, taking the UK total to 9...

 2021-11-29 07:23 

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Mob attacks Pakistan police, fail to grab blasphemy suspect...

Pakistani authorities say a mob has burned a police station and four police posts in the northwest overnight as officers detained a mentally unstable man accused of blasphemy...

 2021-11-29 05:51 

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New variant not stopping New Zealand's reopening plans...

The emergence of the omicron variant isn't changing New Zealand's plans to ease restrictions in Auckland and move the nation into a new, more open phase of its pandemic response...

 2021-11-29 05:46 

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Joyful reunions as Malaysia-Singapore land border reopens...

Malaysians working in Singapore are holding joyful reunions with their loved ones after returning to their homeland following the partial reopening of a land border that has been shuttered for nearly two years due to the pandemic...

 2021-11-29 05:31 

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Interfaith love a risk amid India's Hindu nationalist surge...

Arbaz Mullah was a Muslim man in love with a Hindu woman...

 2021-11-29 05:29 

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Interfaith love a risk amid India's Hindu nationalist surge...

Arbaz Mullah was a Muslim man in love with a Hindu woman...

 2021-11-29 05:16 

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Leftist claims victory in Honduran vote, setting up showdown...

Leftist opposition candidate Xiomara Castro has claimed victory in Honduras' presidential election, setting up a showdown with the National Party which says its candidate has won a vote that could end the conservative party's 12 years in power...

 2021-11-29 05:00 

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Australia reports 3rd case of omicron COVID-19 variant...

Australian authorities have announced a third case of the omicron COVID-19 variant as government leaders reconsider plans to relax border restrictions this week...

 2021-11-29 04:41 

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Japan bans entry of foreign visitors as omicron spreads...

Japan is suspending the entry of all foreign visitors from around the world as a new coronavirus variant spreads...

 2021-11-29 04:20 

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Japan says it is suspending entry of foreign visitors from around the world as new coronavirus variant spreads...

Japan says it is suspending entry of foreign visitors from around the world as new coronavirus variant spreads...

 2021-11-29 04:16 

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Baltic lawmakers meet Taiwan's Tsai, stepping up cooperation...

Lawmakers from all three Baltic states have met with Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen in a sign of further cooperation between European Union nations and Taiwan...

 2021-11-29 03:46 

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Nissan investing in electric vehicles, battery development...

Nissan is investing 2 trillion yen, or nearly $18 billion, over the next five years and developing a cheaper, more powerful battery to boost its electric vehicle lineup...

 2021-11-29 00:19 

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Police: Officer in Maryland fatally shoots man with knife...

Police later found a woman who was dead inside the same home....

 2021-11-28 23:59 

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Drug gang behind attack that killed feminist in north Mexico...

Authorities in northern Mexico say a drug gang was behind a shooting attack outside a city hall that killed a feminist activist and a bodyguard...

 2021-11-28 23:59 

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Canada confirms country's first two cases of omicron COVID-19 variant among two people who had recently visited Nigeria...

Canada confirms country's first two cases of omicron COVID-19 variant among two people who had recently visited Nigeria...

 2021-11-28 22:43 

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Body of missing 2-year-old girl found in Indiana river...

She was missing since her father was pulled from his partially submerged truck....

 2021-11-28 22:30 

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Northwest flooding evolving in areas hit by prior storm...

Officials urge residents to remain alert because more rain is on the way....

 2021-11-28 21:45 

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Mexicans hope for recovery of monarch butterflies...

Communal farmers and butterfly guides are hoping for a rebound in the number of monarch butterflies _ and tourists _ at their wintering grounds in central Mexico, after a bad year for both last year...

 2021-11-28 20:17 

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WHO criticizes travel bans on southern African countries...

The World Health Organization has urged countries not to impose flight bans on southern African nations due to concerns over the new omicron variant...

 2021-11-28 20:11 

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Fauci fires back at Cruz over COVID claims about Chinese lab...

Dr. Anthony Fauci is blasting Sen. Ted Cruz for suggesting that Fauci be investigated for statements he made about COVID-19...

 2021-11-28 18:58 

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Asian leaders at economic summit vow to help Afghanistan...

The leaders of several Asian countries have called for boosting economic ties with Afghanistan and pledged to provide assistance to the Afghan people during a summit in Turkmenistan...

 2021-11-28 18:29 

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Israel to allow 3,000 Ethiopian Jews to immigrate...

Israel's government has approved the immigration of several thousand Ethiopian Jews, some of whom have waited for decades to join their relatives in Israel...

 2021-11-28 18:17 

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Thousands protest coronavirus restrictions in Czech capital...

Thousands have rallied in the Czech capital to protest the government's restrictive measures to tackle a record surge of coronavirus infections...

 2021-11-28 17:40 

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Israeli president celebrates Hanukkah at West Bank site...

Israel's president has visited one of the most contentious spots in the occupied West Bank to celebrate the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah...

 2021-11-28 17:39 

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EXPLAINER: What we know and don't know on new COVID variant...

South African scientists identified a new version of the coronavirus that they say is behind a recent spike in COVID-19 infections in Gauteng, the country's most populous province...

 2021-11-28 17:13 

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Dutch impose new tighter lockdown amid spiking infections...

The Netherlands has moved into a tougher lockdown that was announced amid spiking infection rates even before the country recorded its first confirmed cases of the new, more highly transmissible omicron variant...

 2021-11-28 16:52 

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Train derails in suburban Atlanta, blocking streets...

The derailment blocked roads and slightly injured two crew members....

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