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 2021-07-23 15:14 

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Governors pin hopes on full vaccine approval as cases climb...

As U.S. regulators weigh giving the final stamp of approval for certain COVID-19 vaccines, governors in states hard hit by the pandemic hope the move will help persuade the many holdouts in their states to finally get the shot...

 2021-07-23 15:08 

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Talk radio host with COVID regrets vaccine hesitancy...

A conservative talk radio host from Tennessee who had been a vaccine skeptic until he was hospitalized from COVID-19 now says his listeners should get vaccinated...

 2021-07-23 14:51 

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Concern mounts about possible Turkish law on media funding...

Press freedom groups have expressed concern about comments by Turkish officials about possible legislation to regulate foreign funding for media and the dissemination of fake news...

 2021-07-23 14:48 

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Mexico to bury archeological find because of virus costs...

The costs of dealing with the coronavirus pandemic have forced Mexican archaeologists to re-bury a rare find that combined colonial and pre-Hispanic features...

 2021-07-23 14:42 

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South Africa's vaccination drive regains pace after unrest...

South Africa's acting health minister says the country's COVID-19 vaccination campaign is regaining momentum after being disrupted by a week of riots sparked by the imprisonment of former President Jacob Zuma...

 2021-07-23 14:31 

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Germany toughens rules for travel from Spain, Netherlands...

Germany is listing Spain and the Netherlands as "high-incidence areas."...

 2021-07-23 14:27 

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Belarus shuts more civil society groups in wide crackdown...

Belarusian authorities have announced the closure of 15 nongovernmental organizations as part of the continuing crackdown on civil society activists and independent media...

 2021-07-23 14:20 

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German far-right fails in bid to oust state governor...

The far-right Alternative for Germany party has failed in an attempt to unseat the left-wing governor of an eastern German state...

 2021-07-23 13:48 

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From counterculture to competition, skateboarding makes its way to Olympics...

The sport will be making its debut in Tokyo....

 2021-07-23 13:38 

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Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich settle in NY over sexual harassment, discrimination...

Mario Batali and Joseph Bastianich agreed to a $600,000 settlement over sexual harassment and discrimination....

 2021-07-23 13:32 

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European agency is 1st to approve Moderna jab for children...

The European Medicines Agency has recommended approving Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12 to 17, the first time the shot has been authorized for people under 18...

 2021-07-23 13:25 

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The European Medicines Agency recommends approving Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12 to 17...

The European Medicines Agency recommends approving Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine for children aged 12 to 17...

 2021-07-23 13:18 

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El Salvador seeks arrest of former president for corruption...

Prosecutors in El Salvador have issued an arrest warrant for former president Salvador Snchez Cern on charges of embezzlement and money laundering...

 2021-07-23 12:47 

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Judge: 'Plausible' N Ireland bombing could have been stopped...

A judge in Northern Ireland says there is plausible evidence that authorities could have prevented the worst single atrocity of the Troubles...

 2021-07-23 12:32 

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Bridge collapse halts traffic on Trans-Siberian Railway...

Russian President Vladimir Putin has urged officials to quickly restore service on the Trans-Siberian Railway that was halted by a bridge collapse following heavy rains...

 2021-07-23 12:22 

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France starts supply bridge to help Tunisia cope with virus...

France has established a "maritime bridge" to provide COVID-19 vaccines and medical oxygen to Tunisia...

 2021-07-23 12:07 

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Australia avoids UNESCO downgrade of Great Barrier Reef...

Australia has garnered enough international support to defer for two years an attempt by the United Nations' cultural organization to downgrade the Great Barrier Reef's World Heritage status because of damage caused by climate change...

 2021-07-23 11:39 

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Turkey: Boat carrying 45 migrants sinks in Aegean Sea...

Turkey's defense ministry says a boat carrying 45 migrants has sunk in the southeastern Aegean Sea and rescue units have been deployed...

 2021-07-23 11:32 

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Top international official in Bosnia bans denial of genocide...

The top international official in Bosnia has banned denial of genocide in the Balkan country...

 2021-07-23 10:18 

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Iran's top leader says understands protests over drought...

Iran's Supreme Leader leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei says he understands protesters' anger over a drought in the country's southwest, as a fourth death related to ongoing demonstrations there was reported...

 2021-07-23 10:00 

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Joe Biden, Kamala Harris jump in on 2021 races: The Note...

Biden will spend Friday night stumping for Terry McAuliffe....

 2021-07-23 09:34 

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Police: Armed person stole ambulance with patient inside...

Houston police say an armed suspect stole an ambulance early Friday while a patient and a firefighter were inside...

 2021-07-23 09:32 

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Flood deaths in central Chinese city climb to 51...

State media say the death toll from catastrophic flooding in the central Chinese city of Zhengzhou has risen to 51...

 2021-07-23 09:00 

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Martin Luther King Jr., the KKK, and more may soon be cut from Texas education requirements...

The Texas Senate passed a new bill to cut several subjects concerning inequality, race and ethnicity from the Texas Education Code....

 2021-07-23 09:00 

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Maryland wildlife refuge fights to protect American history from climate change...

In Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge officials are working to protect sensitive ecosystems and important sites in American history from the impact of climate change....

 2021-07-23 08:28 

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Search continues off Greek island for missing migrants...

Greek authorities say a search and rescue operation is continuing off the coast of the southern island of Crete for several people believed missing a day after a boat carrying dozens of migrants sank in high winds...

 2021-07-23 08:24 

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Myanmar prisoners protest military with chants, songs...

Prisoners inside Myanmar's most notorious jail have reportedly held a protest, singing popular songs opposing the military government and chanting political slogans...

 2021-07-23 08:07 

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Eritrean refugees under attack in Ethiopia's Tigray war...

Thousands of Eritrean refugees are increasingly caught in the middle of the conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region...

 2021-07-23 08:04 

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German railway: floods caused $1.5 billion damage to network...

Germany's national railway operator has estimated that last week's flooding caused 1.3 billion euros' ($1.5 billion) worth of damage to its network, offering another glimpse of the extent of the devastation...

 2021-07-23 08:01 

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Bangkok closes public spaces as virus surges in Thailand...

Thailand's already locked down capital shut parks and the few remaining public places available to residents Friday, as the country registered a new high of coronavirus infections...

 2021-07-23 07:34 

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The Latest: Pakistan is latest nation to pass 1M virus cases...

Pakistan has passed the grim milestone of 1 million cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began last year...

 2021-07-23 06:47 

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Typhoon to bring heavy rains to Taiwan, China over weekend...

A typhoon is forecast to bring heavy rains to Taiwan and coastal China over the weekend, days after the worst flooding on record in a central province caused at least 33 deaths...

 2021-07-23 06:46 

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UK seeks to avert shortages with COVID tests for food staff...

The British government has announced plans for daily COVID-19 testing of critical food industry workers, allowing those who test negative to continue working even after they've been in close contact with people infected with the virus...

 2021-07-23 06:19 

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Canada vs Zimbabwe: Two divergent paths of COVID vaccination...

Canada has one of the world's highest coronavirus vaccination rates, with 70% of adults getting at least one dose...

 2021-07-23 06:11 

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To reach a peace deal, Taliban say Afghan president must go...

The spokesman for the Afghan Taliban says the insurgents don't want to monopolize power...

 2021-07-23 06:05 

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China's Xi visits Tibet amid rising controls over religion...

Chinese leader Xi Jinping has made a rare visit to Tibet as authorities tighten controls over the Himalayan region's traditional Buddhist culture, accompanied by an accelerated drive for economic development...

 2021-07-23 05:37 

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Asia Today: N Zealand suspends travel bubble with Australia...

New Zealand has suspended its quarantine-free travel bubble with Australia for at least eight weeks due to a growing COVID-19 cluster in Sydney...

 2021-07-23 05:27 

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Landslides in western India kill 5, while floods trap more...

A government official says landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains hit parts of western India, killing at least five people and leading to the overnight rescue of more than 1,000 other people trapped by floodwaters...

 2021-07-23 04:35 

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GOP's vaccine push comes with strong words, few actions...

Republican lawmakers are under increasing pressure to persuade vaccine skeptics to roll up their sleeves and take the shots as a new, more contagious COVID-19 variant sends caseloads soaring...

 2021-07-23 04:27 

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Chicago police officer involved in gambling ring sentenced...

A veteran Chicago police officer has been sentenced to 15 months in prison for his part in an international gambling ring that also involved a small-town mayor...

 2021-07-23 04:27 

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Texas begins jailing border crossers on trespassing charges...

Texas is beginning to arrest migrants on trespassing charges along the U.S.-Mexico border...

 2021-07-23 04:08 

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Haitian president's hometown holds funeral amid violence...

The hometown of slain President Jovenel Mose is preparing to receive his body for a private funeral amid heavy security following violent demonstrations in the area...

 2021-07-23 04:08 

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Volunteers hunting for Mexico's 'disappeared' become targets...

The mainly female volunteers who fan out to hunt for the bodies of murdered relatives in Mexico are themselves increasingly being killed, putting to the test the government's promise to help them in their quest for a final shred of justice...

 2021-07-23 04:06 

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Haitian president's hometown holds funeral amid violence...

The hometown of slain President Jovenel Mose is preparing to receive his body for a private funeral amid heavy security following violent demonstrations in the area...

 2021-07-23 04:06 

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AP Week in Pictures: Latin America and Caribbean...

July 16 - 22, 2021This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean. It was curated by AP Photojournalist Fernando Llano in Mexico City.Follow AP visual ...

 2021-07-23 03:12 

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Mexico to send 2 boatloads of food, medical aid to Cuba...

The Mexican government says it will send two navy ships to Cuba with food and medical aid...

 2021-07-23 02:47 

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Rep. Hank Johnson among 10 demonstrators arrested at voting rights protest...

Progressive Democrats in Congress urged Biden to support ending the filibuster....

 2021-07-23 02:00 

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AP Week in Pictures: Asia...

JULY 16-22, 2021This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific.The gallery was curated by AP photo editor Toru Takahashi in Tokyo.Follow AP visual journalism:Instagr...

 2021-07-23 01:03 

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WATCH: Seagull hits girl in face while on amusement park ride...

Two girls celebrating a birthday got a surprise visitor while riding at an amusement park in New Jersey....

 2021-07-23 00:28 

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CDC advisory committee voices support for immunocompromised people getting boosters...

About 44% of breakthrough infections are immunocompromised people....

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