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 2021-07-29 13:47 

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Ex-police chief who rescued baby pleads guilty to assault...

A former suburban Kansas City police chief who helped rescue a baby from an icy pond and later assaulted the man accused of trying to kill the infant has pleaded guilty in the case...

 2021-07-29 12:49 

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Rocket Lab launches US Space Force experimental satellite...

Rocket Lab successfully launched an experimental satellite for the United States Space Force on Thursday morning....

 2021-07-29 12:48 

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Tunisia's leader wants corrupt tycoons to fund poor regions...

Tunisia's president is proposing that hundreds of tycoons suspected of embezzlement reach a deal with the state to finance public hospitals, schools and development projects in poor regions to avoid convictions...

 2021-07-29 12:35 

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German court faults Facebook's past handling of hate speech...

A German federal court has faulted aspects of Facebook's handling of "hate speech," at least in the past...

 2021-07-29 12:24 

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Emergent: FDA letting troubled COVID vaccine factory restart...

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is allowing the problem-plagued factory of contract manufacturer Emergent BioSolutions to resume production of COVID-19 vaccine bulk substance to resume, the company said Thursday...

 2021-07-29 12:24 

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1st Afghan interpreters to arrive in US as Blinken fails to reach deal in Kuwait...

The first Afghans who worked for the U.S. military and diplomatic missions and are being evacuated will arrive in the U.S. late Thursday night or early Friday morning....

 2021-07-29 12:18 

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Russia fines Google for violating data storage law...

A Moscow court has ordered Google to pay a fine of 3 million rubles, or roughly $41,000, for refusing to store the personal data of Russian users on servers in Russia...

 2021-07-29 12:13 

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Taliban say flooding kills 150 in northeast Afghanistan...

The Taliban say that 150 people have died in flooding in Afghanistan's mountainous northeastern Nuristan province...

 2021-07-29 12:13 

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Key moments from the Olympic Games: Day 6...

Here's what you missed from Day 6 of the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo....

 2021-07-29 12:02 

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Taliban say flooding has killed 150 people in areas they control in northeast Afghanistan...

Taliban say flooding has killed 150 people in areas they control in northeast Afghanistan...

 2021-07-29 11:57 

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Report: UK could hit 40 Celsius soon due to climate change...

A report by leading meteorologists says Britain has become wetter and warmer as a result of climate change...

 2021-07-29 11:50 

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Southeast Europe heat wave seen as among worst in decades...

Weather experts in Greece say a heat wave across southeast Europe is likely to be among the most severe recorded since the mid 1980s...

 2021-07-29 11:45 

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China flooding brought fear, then washed away livelihoods...

The night the rains came, all Yu Ruiping could do was huddle at her market stall...

 2021-07-29 11:38 

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Armenia wants Russian forces to guard border with Azerbaijan...

Armenia's acting prime minister has proposed stationing Russian border guards along the country's border with Azerbaijan as tensions between the two ex-Soviet nations continue to simmer...

 2021-07-29 11:24 

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Romania: Cocaine found in Colombian banana boxes...

Romanian officials say authorities have confiscated 503 kilograms (1,109 pounds) of cocaine that was discovered in a fruit and vegetable warehouse near the capital...

 2021-07-29 10:50 

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Wildfire rages for 2nd day in Lebanon, spreads to Syria...

Lebanese firefighters are struggling for the second day to contain wildfires in the country's north that have spread across the border into Syria...

 2021-07-29 10:50 

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Wildfires in southern Turkey leave 3 dead, 58 hospitalized...

Officials say at least three people were killed and dozens of people were hospitalized in southern Turkey after strong winds fanned two separate forest fires...

 2021-07-29 10:33 

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Spain to extend COVID-19 aid to most vulnerable until Oct 31...

Spain has announced that existing measures to protect the most vulnerable from the pandemic's economic fallout will be prolonged until the end of October...

 2021-07-29 10:16 

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German jobless rate down on July as recovery rolls on...

Official data shows that Germany's unemployment rate dipped to 5.6% in July...

 2021-07-29 10:09 

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German federal court sides with Lindt in gold bunny battle...

A German federal court has ruled that the golden shade of the foil wrap on a popular chocolate Easter bunny enjoys protected status...

 2021-07-29 10:00 

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Elected from jail, DC official advances voting rights and racial justice...

The election of a D.C. inmate to local government is pushing the boundaries of voting rights and racial justice....

 2021-07-29 10:00 

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Gun violence in America: Do something...

Across the country there is a long list of ideas on how to best reduce gun violence during this nationwide surge....

 2021-07-29 10:00 

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Bipartisan infrastructure deal makes way for bigger Biden agenda battle: The Note...

With negotiators agreeing on a bipartisan infrastructure plan, there's a larger battle brewing over the $3.5T Democrats-only plan focused on...

 2021-07-29 09:54 

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Burundi, in reversal, says it will accept COVID-19 vaccines...

Burundi's government now says it will accept COVID-19 vaccines, becoming one of the last countries in the world to embrace them...

 2021-07-29 09:49 

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Strong, shallow earthquake shakes northern Myanmar...

A strong, shallow earthquake has shaken northern Myanmar and places as far away as northern Thailand...

 2021-07-29 09:47 

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The Latest: New division to manage Tunisia's virus crisis...

Tunisia's president has ordered the creation of a special body to manage the country's coronavirus crisis amid raging infections and public anger over the government's handling of the pandemic...

 2021-07-29 09:24 

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Airbus raises outlook as industry steadies amid pandemic...

European planemaker Airbus reports that it made 1.87 billion euros profit in the second quarter...

 2021-07-29 09:19 

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Death toll jumps to 99 in flooding in central China...

he death toll has risen to 99 from floods that hit a province in central China last week...

 2021-07-29 09:17 

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Thailand sets up hospital at airport; Cambodia closes border...

Health authorities in Thailand are racing to set up a large field hospital in a cargo building at one of Bangkok's airports as the country reports record numbers of coronavirus cases and deaths...

 2021-07-29 09:00 

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Expected vaccine requirement for federal workers raises new questions...

The possible vaccine requirement for federal workers raises ethics questions, since the vaccines have not been fully authorized by the Food and Drug Administration....

 2021-07-29 09:00 

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Biden's vaccine requirement could 'very well' require troops to get the shot...

New vaccine requirements for federal employees expected from Biden...

 2021-07-29 09:00 

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Dutch skateboarder Candy Jacobs discusses nightmare of missing Olympics due to COVID...

Jacobs has spent the last eight days in a tiny hotel room....

 2021-07-29 08:50 

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Taliban admit to killing Afghan comic beaten in video...

Afghanistan's Taliban have taken responsibility for the killing of a comic in southern Kandahar resurrecting the specter of revenge killings as the US and NATO put the final touches on their departure...

 2021-07-29 08:41 

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Container vessel that blocked Suez Canal reaches Rotterdam...

The huge container ship that blocked the Suez Canal for nearly a week earlier this year has finally reached the port of Rotterdam to begin unloading its cargo...

 2021-07-29 08:32 

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Nokia profit substantially up on new operating model, 5G...

Wireless network maker and 5G technology provider Nokia has reported substantially improved second-quarter profit...

 2021-07-29 08:24 

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Berlin-bound train partly derails in Poland; 8 injured...

Authorities say a Berlin-bound train hit a truck at a railroad crossing in northwestern Poland, and eight people were slightly injured when the train partly derailed...

 2021-07-29 08:15 

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Burundi, in reversal, says it will accept COVID-19 vaccines...

Burundi's government now says it will accept COVID-19 vaccines, becoming one of the last countries in the world to embrace them...

 2021-07-29 08:12 

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Malaysia's king berates government for misleading Parliament...

Malaysia's king has rebuked Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin's government for misleading Parliament over the status of coronavirus emergency measures, in a blow to the embattled leader who is struggling to stave off challenges to his leadership...

 2021-07-29 08:00 

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Sunisa Lee, Jade Carey compete in gymnastics all-around in Tokyo...

Americans Sunisa Lee and Jade Carey are competing in the individual all-around gymnastics competition at the Tokyo Olympics....

 2021-07-29 07:42 

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Top US diplomat visits Kuwait to boost ties with key ally...

The top diplomat of the United States has started a visit to Kuwait, where he is set to hold talks with high-ranking officials in the Gulf Arab sheikhdom that has long been a staunch U.S. ally in a turbulent region...

 2021-07-29 07:36 

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Tsunami watch issued for Hawaii after 8.2M quake hits Alaska...

A tsunami watch was issued for Hawaii on Wednesday evening following a large earthquake off the Alaska peninsula...

 2021-07-29 07:33 

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AstraZeneca to seek US approval of COVID vaccine in 2nd half...

British-Swedish drugmaker AstraZeneca says it intends to seek U.S. authorization for its COVID-19 vaccine in the second half of this year...

 2021-07-29 07:25 

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Volkswagen earnings beat pre-pandemic levels on luxury makes...

Luxury brands Audi and Porsche are fattening the bottom line at German automaker Volkswagen...

 2021-07-29 07:16 

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[ Health ]

Europe on vacation, but vaccinations not taking a break...

Europe's famed summer holiday season is in full swing, but efforts to inoculate people against the coronavirus are not taking a break...

 2021-07-29 07:11 

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[ International ]

Major Adriatic Sea bridge connects coastline in Croatia...

A major European Union-funded bridge has been connected over the Adriatic Sea and linked two swaths of Croatia's coastline that are divided by a small stretch of Bosnia's territory...

 2021-07-29 06:54 

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[ Health ]

Nightmares, panic attacks: Belgian flood survivors struggle...

The devastating floods that killed 38 people in Belgium this month have left hundreds of survivors struggling with mental trauma...

 2021-07-29 06:44 

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Tokyo Olympics: Australian track and field team in quarantine after contact with US athlete who has COVID-19...

The Australian Olympic track and field team is going into quarantine after they had contact with someone on the U.S. team who tested positive for COVID-19....

 2021-07-29 06:33 

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Israel investigating death of Palestinian boy shot by troops...

The Israeli military said it had launched an investigation into the deadly shooting of a 12-year-old Palestinian boy who residents say was killed by army fire...

 2021-07-29 06:05 

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[ Health ]

CDC mask guidance met with hostility by leading Republicans...

Republicans are responding with hostility to new masking guidance from public health officials...

 2021-07-29 05:59 

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[ International ]

Floods make thousands homeless in Bangladesh Rohingya camps...

Days of heavy rainfall have pelted Rohingya refugee camps in southern Bangladesh, destroying dwellings and sending thousands of people to live with extended family or in communal shelters...

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