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 2021-09-28 16:35 

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Joint Chiefs chairman calls Afghan war a...

In his first congressional testimony on the tumultuous withdrawal from Afghanistan, the top U_S_ military officer has called the 20-year war a "strategic failure."...

 2021-09-28 16:33 

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Atlanta spa shootings: Robert Aaron Long pleads not guilty to 4 killings...

The man accused of killing four people in shootings earlier this year at a pair of spas in Atlanta pleaded not guilty to charges including murder, aggravated assault and domestic terrorism....

 2021-09-28 16:30 

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Stocks slide; S&P 500 on track for biggest loss since May...

Stocks fell broadly on Wall Street Tuesday, putting the S&P 500 on track for its biggest drop since May...

 2021-09-28 16:28 

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Sheriff proposes using jail to house people with addiction...

A Massachusetts sheriff has proposed turning a part of his jail into a treatment center to help ease the drug use and homelessness in an area of Boston hit hard by the opioid epidemic....

 2021-09-28 16:25 

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EXPLAINER: Why and how the UK is experiencing a fuel crisis...

The U.K. is experiencing its fifth day of fuel shortages, with supply hobbled by a shortage of truck drivers...

 2021-09-28 16:25 

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European Central Bank won't overreact to fleeting inflation...

European Central Bank head Christine Lagarde says Europe's monetary authority isn't about to "overreact" to temporary inflation by tightening policy...

 2021-09-28 16:25 

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France offers state-funded therapy, tackles mental health...

French President Emmanuel Macron has announced that psychology appointments in France will be funded by the government starting next year...

 2021-09-28 16:24 

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Massachusetts Lottery may run into shortage of betting slips...

Facing the same kind of supply chain crunch that has impacted other businesses, the Massachusetts Lottery is looking into its options for dealing with a possible shortage of bet slips, including testing non-recycled paper to see if it could be used to fil...

 2021-09-28 16:20 

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Young activists bemoan climate inaction, demand more say...

Youth climate activists Vanessa Nakate and Greta Thunberg have chastized global leaders for failing to meet funding pledges to help poor nations adapt to a warming Earth and for delivering too much "blah blah blah'' as climate change wreaks ha...

 2021-09-28 16:20 

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Housing market so hot, burned house going for almost $400K...

A home in Massachusetts seriously damaged by fire has been listed on the market with an asking price of $399,000...

 2021-09-28 16:20 

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'Neglected danger': Nukes not in forefront in speeches at UN...

Nuclear disarmament might seem like a must-discuss topic in world leaders' annual speeches at the U.N. General Assembly, which has espoused that cause since its founding...

 2021-09-28 16:09 

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‘The original LIME-UP’: Skittles bumps green apple, brings back lime...

Skittles is making a big change....

 2021-09-28 16:05 

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Albania complains its EU accession bid is being held hostage...

Albania's prime minister has complained about the delay in the launch of his country's membership negotiations with the European Union, saying Bulgaria's veto is holding the process hostage...

 2021-09-28 16:00 

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Sanofi drops plans for messenger RNA vaccine against virus...

French drugmaker Sanofi says it is shelving plans for a COVID-19 vaccine based on messenger RNA despite positive results from early stage testing...

 2021-09-28 15:50 

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Polish court orders damages for toppling priest statue...

A court in Poland has ordered three men to pay equivalent of 1,700 euros ($1,990) in damages for having toppled a statue of late Solidarity-era priest Henryk Jankowski over allegations he sexually abused minors...

 2021-09-28 15:45 

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US military leaders favored keeping troops in Afghanistan...

In their first congressional testimony on the tumultuous final months of America's longest war, top military officials on Tuesday acknowledged misjudging the fragility of Afghanistan's army and said they believed the U.S. should have kept at least...

 2021-09-28 15:45 

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The Latest: Pfizer gives vaccine data from kids 5-11 to FDA...

Pfizer has submitted research to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on the effectiveness of its COVID-19 vaccine in children as it moves closer to seeking approval for expanded use of the shots...

 2021-09-28 15:40 

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German court hears damages claim over Brazil dam collapse...

A Munich court has heard a claim for compensation from a German certification company over a devastating dam collapse in Brazil in January, 2019...

 2021-09-28 15:40 

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OPEC long-term outlook as oil hits 3-year highs: rosy...

While acknowledging the inevitable advance of alternative energy sources and technology, OPEC said that oil will be dominate energy source for decades to come with crude prices reaching three-year highs...

 2021-09-28 15:35 

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Greece: Afghan refugees fly to Portugal for resettlement...

Authorities in Greece say 41 Afghan refugees have flown from Athens to Portugal as part of a bilateral agreement to resettle 1,000 people who have been granted asylum...

 2021-09-28 15:29 

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Gunman in Tennessee Kroger shooting lost job earlier in the day, police say...

The man who opened fire Thursday at a Kroger grocery store in Tennessee, killing one person and injuring 14 others before he killed himself, had been asked to leave his job earlier in the day, according to police....

 2021-09-28 15:25 

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Maryland newspaper gunman gets more than 5 life prison terms...

A judge has sentenced a man who killed five people at a newspaper to more than five life sentences without the possibility of parole...

 2021-09-28 15:20 

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Two Europes: Low vaccine rates in east overwhelm ICUs...

The vaccination situation in Europe is a story of two regions...

 2021-09-28 15:20 

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EU aims for deal with Turkey to stem migrant flows to Cyprus...

The European Union's Home Affairs Commissioner says the 27-nation bloc could work out ways to stem the flow of migrants from Turkey to Cyprus and other EU countries when she holds high-level talks in Ankara next month...

 2021-09-28 15:18 

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Climate activists chain themselves to boat at Gov. Baker’s house...

Several environmental activists who chained themselves to a pink sailboat with the words "climate emergency" on the side at Gov. Charlie Baker's home have been arrested....

 2021-09-28 15:05 

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Russia opens extremism probe against Navalny and his allies...

Russian authorities have opened a criminal case against imprisoned opposition leader Alexei Navalny and his closest allies, accusing them of forming an extremist group and being involved in one...

 2021-09-28 15:02 

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Red Line train ‘moving at slow rate of speed’ derails at Broadway...

Shuttle buses are replacing service between JFK/UMass and Park Street due to a train derailment at Broadway....

 2021-09-28 15:00 

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Pentagon chief defends execution of final airlift from Kabul...

In his first congressional testimony on the tumultuous U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan, Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin is defending the military's execution of a frantic airlift from Kabul...

 2021-09-28 15:00 

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Scars from 2015 Paris stadium bombing still wound victims...

Victims of the November 2015 terror attacks on Paris have begun testifying about the night that left 130 dead and dozens wounded...

 2021-09-28 15:00 

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Green energy takes hold in unlikely places with Ford project...

When Ford revealed plans to ramp up its commitment to the electric vehicle sector, the automaker chose two states where Republican leaders have vilified the push for green energy and defended fossil fuels...

 2021-09-28 14:55 

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The Latest: Pfizer gives vaccine data from kids 5-11 to FDA...

Pfizer has submitted research to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on the effectiveness of its COVID-19 vaccine in children as it moves closer to seeking approval for expanded use of the shots...

 2021-09-28 14:53 

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UPS to hire 100,000 seasonal employees; Amazon, Target, others to boost workforce...

The holiday hiring season is here as companies get ready for the onslaught of shoppers....

 2021-09-28 14:50 

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In Cuban Miami, police chief's reform agenda hits tight spot...

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez praised Art Acevedo as "America's best chief" when he recruited him to lead Miami's police force just six months ago...

 2021-09-28 14:49 

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Handcuffed suspect wearing one shoe escapes Charlton Police custody...

Charlton Police are searching for a suspect they say escaped police custody....

 2021-09-28 14:45 

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Milley defends calls to Chinese at end of Trump presidency...

The top U.S. military officer has told Congress he knew former President Donald Trump wasn't planning to attack China and it was his job to reassure the Chinese of that fact in phone calls that have triggered outrage from some lawmakers...

 2021-09-28 14:45 

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Germany sees calls for quick decisions on new government...

Pressure is growing for a quick start to talks on Germany's next government as newly elected lawmakers hold their first meetings and tensions simmer in outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel's bloc, which declined to its worst-ever result in the countr...

 2021-09-28 14:40 

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Albanian court orders retrial for former interior minister...

Albania's Supreme Court has ordered the re-trial of a former interior minister who was convicted of abuse of office two years ago...

 2021-09-28 14:40 

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Yellen warns delay in raising debt limit will slow economy...

Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen is sounding an urgent call for Congress to raise the U.S. government's borrowing limit, a day after Senate Republicans blocked consideration of a bill that would have done so...

 2021-09-28 14:35 

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US consumer confidence slides for third consecutive month...

U.S. consumer confidence declined for the third straight month in September amid ongoing worries about the rapidly-spreading delta variant of the coronavirus...

 2021-09-28 14:20 

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Young climate activists chide world leaders, demand more say...

Youth climate activists Vanessa Nakate and Greta Thunberg have chastized global leaders for failing to meet funding pledges to fight climate change and for delivering too much "blah blah blah'' as climate change wreaks havoc around the world...

 2021-09-28 14:20 

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New lawmakers make German parliament more diverse than ever...

Germany's weekend election has made the country's lower house of parliament more diverse and inclusive than ever before...

 2021-09-28 14:20 

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Police suspect foul play at Swedish apartment building blast...

Police suspect a blast at an apartment building in Sweden's second-largest city might have been caused by an explosive device...

 2021-09-28 14:20 

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Ukraine, Hungary summon ambassadors over Russian gas deal...

A diplomatic conflict between Hungary and Ukraine has deepened...

 2021-09-28 14:05 

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Charlton police searching for suspect who escaped custody...

Charlton Police are searching for a suspect they say escaped police custody....

 2021-09-28 14:05 

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Manchin, Sinema to meet with Biden in talks to trim $3.5T...

Two key Democratic senators are expected to meet with President Joe Biden at the White House as he works to trim his $3.5 trillion government overhaul...

 2021-09-28 14:05 

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Employer vaccine mandates convert some workers, but not all...

Businesses that have announced vaccine mandates say some workers who had been on the fence have since gotten inoculated against COVID-19...

 2021-09-28 13:50 

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Latin Grammys: Camilo is top contender with 10 nominations...

Camilo won his first Latin Grammy Award last year and could soon have many more in his hands...

 2021-09-28 13:50 

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Weakness in Big Tech leads stocks lower in early US trading...

Stocks are opening lower on Wall Street Tuesday, led by more declines in Big Tech companies...

 2021-09-28 13:45 

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The Latest: Japan to lift emergency, add virus passports...

Japan's government says the coronavirus state of emergency will end Thursday after six months to help rejuvenate the economy as infections slow...

 2021-09-28 13:40 

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Thunberg chides leaders for 'blah, blah, blah' on climate...

Youth climate activists Vanessa Nakate and Greta Thunberg have chastized global leaders for failing to meet funding pledges to fight climate change and for delivering too much "blah blah blah'' as climate change wreaks havoc around the world...

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