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 2021-09-22 17:39 

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Seeking Knowledge In War: Yemeni Woman Turns Home Into School...

Yemeni teacher Amina Mahdi gives a science lesson to children sprawled across the ground at her home in a remote village in the southern province of Hodeida....

 2021-09-22 17:28 

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NFL Predictions 2021: Which 0-2 Teams Could Make The Playoffs? Vikings, Colts Have Best Chance...

Starting the season 0-2 usually kills an NFL team's playoff chances. Seven of the league's 32 teams find themselves behind the eight-ball in 2021, having started the year with a pair of consecutive losses....

 2021-09-22 17:20 

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Vaccine Mandate Lawsuit: United Airlines Workers Sue Over COVID Shot Policy...

A class-action lawsuit has been filed against United Airlines (UAL) over its COVID vaccine mandate that it has implemented for all of its employees....

 2021-09-22 17:12 

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19,000 Migrants Amassed In Colombia Near Panama Border: Official...

Some 19,000 migrants, mainly Haitians, are amassed on the north coast of Colombia, from where they hope to cross to Panama and find a route to the United States, an official in Bogota said Wednesday.Some have been stranded for weeks in the coastal town of...

 2021-09-22 17:09 

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Facebook Ad Business Hit By New Apple Privacy Rules...

Facebook said Wednesday that Apple's iPhone privacy changes, which allow users to block tracking, significantly affected its advertising revenues because less data could be collected.The move by Apple earlier this year has sparked a rift with Facebook...

 2021-09-22 17:06 

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Meet The 'Survivor' 2021 Cast: Tribe Refresher Before Season 41 Premiere...

It's been over a year since "Survivor" viewers have seen a new season of the CBS competition series, but on Wednesday, fans will get to watch as 18 new castaways start competing for the title of sole survivor.The new era of "Survivor" ...

 2021-09-22 17:03 

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Macron, Biden Agree To Soothe Tensions After Submarine Row...

US President Joe Biden and French counterpart Emmanuel Macron spoke for the first time on Wednesday since a fierce row erupted over the sale of submarines to Australia, with both leaders agreeing to ease tensions. Macron was left furious by Australia'...

 2021-09-22 16:53 

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Zelensky Vows 'Strong Response' After Gun Attack On Aide...

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Wednesday vowed a "strong response" after gunmen opened fire on a car carrying his senior aide, in what officials said was possible retaliation for a push to rein in oligarchs. More than 10 bullets hit a b...

 2021-09-22 16:36 

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Leonardo DiCaprio Invests In Two Lab-grown Meat Startups...

US actor and climate activist Leonardo DiCaprio has taken an investment in two different lab-grown meat startups, the companies announced Wednesday.DiCaprio has bought an unspecified stake in Aleph Farms and Mosa Meat, two companies developing protein pro...

 2021-09-22 16:35 

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Libya's Haftar Says Suspends Military Role, Ahead Of Polls...

Libya's eastern strongman Khalifa Haftar said Wednesday he was suspending his military activities, a step which could lead to his candidacy in elections later this year.In a statement, Haftar said he had named an interim replacement as head of the sel...

 2021-09-22 16:07 

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Stocks Bouyant Ahead Of Fed Update...

Stock markets were buoyant Wednesday, bouncing off recent sharp losses as concerns eased over Chinese property giant Evergrande ahead of a key update from the Federal Reserve.The dollar also gained against most of its biggest rivals, while oil prices won ...

 2021-09-22 16:06 

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Is LastPass The Best Password Manager App Of 2021?...

We use the internet for almost everything. We connect with our loved ones, shop, pay our bills, watch our favorite shows and even work through the internet. As such, we use different platforms for our many online activities. You could be tempted to use th...

 2021-09-22 16:03 

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Mexico President Tells US 'Time To Act' On Migrant Crisis...

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador urged the United States on Wednesday to act quickly to tackle the causes of the migrant crisis affecting the two neighboring countries."Enough talking, it's time to act," Lopez Obrador told reporte...

 2021-09-22 15:58 

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Start Of Chile's Presidential Campaign...

The race opened in Chile Wednesday to replace President Sebastian Pinera after an eventful four-year term marked by massive protests over inequality that culminated in a campaign to rewrite the country's dictatorship-era constitution.Seven candidates ...

 2021-09-22 15:52 

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French Anger To Test UN Unity...

UN chief Antonio Guterres has warned for years about the impact of divisions at the Security Council. Now the gaps will be tested again with a rift between France and its US and British allies.Ministers of the five veto-wielding nations on the UN's mo...

 2021-09-22 15:47 

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Dominion Lawsuit Reveals Donald Trump's Campaign Knew It Made False Election Fraud Charges...

Dominion Systems, the voting systems company at the center of conspiracies about the 2020 U.S. presidential race, has forced former President Donald Trump's campaign to admit they knew all along the accusations made on election fraud were unfounded.In...

 2021-09-22 15:44 

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Decline In Existing Home Sales Leaves First-Time Buyers In The Cold...

Existing home sales fell 2% in the month of August to a seasonally adjusted rate of 5.88 million, according to the National Association of Realtors.Sales were 1.5% lower than in August 2020 but were still above pre-pandemic levels. The numbers are based o...

 2021-09-22 15:38 

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Biden Says US Donating 'Historic' Extra 500 Million Covid Vaccines...

President Joe Biden opened a Covid-19 summit of world leaders Wednesday with a promise to donate a "historic" extra 500 million vaccines to countries struggling to push back against the pandemic."This is an all-hands-on-deck crisis," Biden...

 2021-09-22 15:28 

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Another COVID Variant Detected In Kentucky: What's Known About The Japanese R.1 Strain...

Another variant of the COVID-19 virus has been detected in the U.S. at a Kentucky nursing home among a number of residents and staff.The variant, R.1, first originated in Japan and has infected about 45 residents and workers at the Kentucky nursing home, ...

 2021-09-22 15:02 

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Mega Millions Jackpot Winning Numbers For Sept. 21: Are You An Instant Millionaire?...

The Tuesday night Mega Millions lottery drawing resulted in a big jackpot winner who took home $432 million on a single ticket that was sold in New York. The major win came along with one other player who also became an instant millionaire.The winning num...

 2021-09-22 14:44 

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US Existing Home Sales Fall As Supply Tightens...

Sales of US existing homes fell in August for the first time in three months as the ongoing supply shortage and high prices kept buyers away from the market, according to industry data released Wednesday.Sales dropped two percent last month to an annual r...

 2021-09-22 14:41 

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NFL Week 3 Odds: Line Changes For Steelers, Colts, Raiders, Bucs, Other Games Amid Injury News...

The betting odds for several games on the NFL Week 3 schedule have seen notable changes over the last few days. The line for a handful of matchups has shifted by at least a full point since Monday morning and quarterback injury updates have resulted in ad...

 2021-09-22 14:28 

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Images Of Treatment Of Haitian Migrants Do Not Reflect US: Official...

US Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas defended his department Wednesday after images showing horse-mounted immigration officers chasing down Haitian migrants on the border with Mexico went viral.Pictures by AFP photographer Paul Ratje on Monda...

 2021-09-22 14:22 

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Fed May Hint At Ending Stimulus, But No Big Moves Expected...

Will they or won't they? Markets worldwide will be holding their collective breaths on Wednesday as they await the Federal Reserve's decision on whether it will begin to close the taps on its monetary stimulus.The growing consensus is that the muc...

 2021-09-22 14:11 

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Stocks Rise Awaiting Fed Update...

Stock markets mostly rose Wednesday, recovering further from recent sharp losses on easing concerns over Chinese property giant Evergrande ahead of a key update from the Federal Reserve.The dollar also gained against most of its biggest rivals, while oil ...

 2021-09-22 14:00 

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Cheerleader In Wheelchair Allegedly Banned From Football Field, Wheels Might 'Damage' Turf...

A Missouri high school allegedly barred one of its cheerleaders from participating in athletic activities on the football field because of her wheelchair.Lacy Kiper was born with a rare genetic bone disorder called "Osteogenesis Imperfecta Type 5"...

 2021-09-22 14:00 

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Canaries Volcano Razes Hundreds Of Buildings As Lava Creeps To Sea...

A vast wall of molten lava creeping down the slopes of Spain's La Palma island has now destroyed 320 buildings, as distraught residents watched the flow inching towards the sea on Wednesday. The Cumbre Vieja volcano erupted on Sunday in the south of L...

 2021-09-22 13:46 

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Mortgage Demand Rebounds After Labor Day Lull As More Homes Enter Market...

Mortgage demand has recovered from its post-Labor Day lull and is now at its highest demand since April, according to a new report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA).The MBA's seasonally adjusted index showed the total mortgage application vo...

 2021-09-22 13:43 

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Macron Expects 'Clarifications' From Biden Over Submarine Snub...

President Emmanuel Macron will Wednesday press US counterpart Joe Biden for "clarifications" when the two leaders speak for the first time since a fierce row erupted over the sale of submarines to Australia, France's government spokesman said....

 2021-09-22 13:35 

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US Stocks Rise As Trading Starts On Wall Street...

U.S. stocks rose in the opening minutes of trading on Wall Street.The Dow Jones Industrial Average increased 197.09 to 34,116.91 at 9:30 a.m. ET.The Standard & Poor's 500 Index strengthened 20.22 to 4,373.14.The NASDAQ Composite Index moved higher 49....

 2021-09-22 13:18 

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Supply Shortages Hit Costco, Causing Delays Of Toilet Paper...

Costco (COST) is warning customers that they will experience delays on their toilet paper orders as the wholesale retailer is having issues fulfilling the purchases due to supply shortages....

 2021-09-22 12:50 

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6-Month-Old Baby Found Alive Near Parents' Corpse Inside Home After Murder-Suicide Incident...

In a murder-suicide incident, a man in India killed his wife with a knife before hanging himself in their rented house. The couple's 6-month-old daughter was found alive next to her parents' corpse.The bodies of the victims were found Tuesday in t...

 2021-09-22 12:40 

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74-Year-Old Woman Wrestles Huge Alligator To Save Pet Dog From Its Jaws...

A 74-year-old Florida woman rescued her pet dog from the jaws of a huge alligator by wrestling with it till it dropped the canine. The incident occurred on Aug. 24, but was reported by local media Tuesday. The woman had stepped out for an evening walk wit...

 2021-09-22 12:40 

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Windows 11 PC Health Check Allegedly Misleads Users To Void PC Warranty...

The Windows 11 PC Health Check is back amid claims that it misleads users, voiding their Windows PC warranties.The app checks whether a specific device is compatible with the latest upgrade, The Verge reported.Microsoft had earlier suspended the app follo...

 2021-09-22 12:30 

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National White Chocolate Day: Recipe Of Sweet Mac And Cheese Treat...

Whenever someone mentions chocolate, the first thing that pops up in our minds is the rich brown-colored milk chocolate, or dark chocolate, if you are concerned about your health. White chocolates are distinguished from any other forms of chocolates in te...

 2021-09-22 12:30 

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Leopard Drags 8-Year-Old Girl Into Forest, Animal Trapped After Child's Body Found...

A leopard in India reportedly attacked and killed an 8-year-old girl after dragging her into a forest.The incident took place Sunday in the northern state of Uttarakhand's Pithoragarh district. Local officials launched a search for the girl and found ...

 2021-09-22 12:24 

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Zelensky Vows 'Strong Response' After Attack On Aide...

Ukraine's President Volodymyr Zelensky on Wednesday promised a "strong response" after gunmen opened fire on a car carrying his senior aide, in what officials said was retaliation for a push to rein in oligarchs. Sergiy Shefir, a 57-year-old f...

 2021-09-22 12:20 

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19-Year-Old Teen Stabs Grandmother's Hand With Fork Over Argument About Table Manners...

A 19-year-old boy in the United Kingdom was sentenced to 15 months imprisonment Tuesday for brutally stabbing his grandmother with a fork during an argument over dinner table manners....

 2021-09-22 12:20 

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Boston Man Allegedly Shoots And Kills Teenager Accidentally While Attempting To 'Flirt'...

A 17-year-old girl died after she was accidentally shot in the head by a man who was "flirting" with her while allegedly being "playful" with the gun at a private Boston party, police said. The accused, 21-year-old Messiah Leggett, has bee...

 2021-09-22 12:20 

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Anne Hathaway, Sarah Silverman, More Celebs Sign Letter Urging World Leaders To End Pandemic...

Many celebrities, including Anne Hathaway, Sarah Silverman and Malin Ackerman, have signed an open letter to world leaders, requesting them to work toward stopping the further spread of COVID-19.International humanitarian organization Care wrote the lette...

 2021-09-22 12:20 

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Father Beats 3-Year-Old Daughter As Mother Watches; Abuse Caught On Video...

A shocking video that shows a man brutally assaulting his 3-year-old daughter in front of the child's mother is making rounds on social media. The footage shows him flogging the child repeatedly with a rope before grabbing her by the neck....

 2021-09-22 12:20 

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Suicide Pact: 8-Year-Old Escapes Mother's Attempt To Hang Herself And Daughters; 12-Year-Old Child Dies...

An 8-year-old girl in India escaped the clutches of her widowed mother, who tried to hang her and her older sister before trying to kill herself....

 2021-09-22 12:10 

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Deadly Snake Found Curled Up Behind Pet Dog's Bowl; Rescue Caught On Camera...

A deadly snake was safely removed from a home in Australia after it was found curled up behind a dog's bowl.Snake catcher Stuart McKenzie with the Sunshine Coast Snake Catchers 24/7 took to Facebook on Wednesday to say that he rushed to a home in Meri...

 2021-09-22 12:10 

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BTS Army Slams James Corden For Addressing Them As '15-Year-Old Girls'...

The Army, known for being a group of hardcore fans of South Korean boy band BTS, took to Twitter Tuesday to slam James Corden for making fun of the group's fanbase."The Late Late Show With James Corden" host often invites BTS members to his ta...

 2021-09-22 12:10 

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Illinois Professor Charged For Allegedly Spitting On Black Woman Outside Grocery Store, Using Racial Slurs...

An Illinois professor who was accused of allegedly spitting on a Black woman and using racial slurs against her and her young daughter was charged with a hate crime....

 2021-09-22 12:07 

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Rare Rhino Horns Go Up In Flames In India Anti-poaching Campaign...

Nearly 2,500 rare rhino horns were destroyed Wednesday in the first ceremony of its kind in northeastern India as part of an anti-poaching drive to mark World Rhino Day....

 2021-09-22 12:04 

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Two Mississipi Men Set Out For Joyride In Vehicle Displaying 'Free Car' Sign; Find Body In Trunk...

Two Mississippi men went for a joyride in a "free car," but were shocked to find a dead body in its trunk. The men spotted the car at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in Byram with the keys inside and a "free car" sign on the windshield, Copiah County C...

 2021-09-22 12:00 

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Mom Proud To Be 'Unmasked' And 'Unvaccinated' Dies Of COVID-19...

A mother in San Joaquin County, California, who opposed vaccination and mask-wearing has died of COVID-19, her family said.Kristen Lowery, of Escalon, died at age 40 from the coronavirus and its resulting pneumonia on Sept. 15, News.com.au reported....

 2021-09-22 12:00 

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WWE News: Wrestling Icon Ric Flair Says 'Plane Ride From Hell' Allegations 'Never Happened'...

Wrestling legend Ric Flair has responded via Twitter to the allegations that surfaced in Vice's "Dark Side of the Ring" series, namely in the "Plane Ride From Hell" episode aired last week."Every person that I've worked with ha...

 2021-09-22 12:00 

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15-Foot-Long Deadly Snake Fights It Out With Huge Monitor Lizard In Viral Video [WATCH]...

A massive deadly snake and a huge monitor lizard were caught on camera fighting it out on the road leading to a forest in India.The incident took place Sunday in the southern state of Kerala, where a forest official recorded the rare battle between the tw...

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