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 2021-10-17 21:15 

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US, Canadian Missionaries' Abduction Poses Latest Test For A Haiti Govt In Turmoil...

Haiti's already fragile government faces a serious new crisis after one of the island nation's increasingly brazen criminal gangs kidnapped a large US and Canadian missionary group. There has been little official reaction in Haiti, and local polic...

 2021-10-17 21:11 

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William Shatner Slams George Takei's 'Unfit' Body-Shaming Comment Over Blue Origin Spaceflight...

William Shatner is making news once again following his historic Blue Origin spaceflight. However, this time around, the actor is calling out his "Star Trek" co-star George Takei over a shady comment about the 90-year-old actor's body.Takei, w...

 2021-10-17 20:02 

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Bill Clinton Released From Hospital After Treatment For Infection...

Former President Bill Clinton was released from a Southern California hospital early Sunday after he was admitted and treated for a urological and blood infection."His fever and white blood cell count are normalized and he will return home to New York...

 2021-10-17 19:59 

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US Missionaries' Abduction Poses Latest Test For A Haiti Govt In Turmoil...

Haiti's already fragile government faces a serious new crisis after one of the island's increasingly brazen criminal gangs kidnapped a large US missionary group. There has been little official reaction in Haiti, and local police did not immediatel...

 2021-10-17 19:34 

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Israel Expects 2,000 Rockets A Day In Any War With Hezbollah: Army...

Israel does not want war with Lebanon's Hezbollah but is prepared to face about 2,000 rockets a day from the armed group if conflict breaks out, a senior Israeli military official told AFP.In May this year, the Israeli army fought an 11-day war agains...

 2021-10-17 18:58 

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Conservative Mayor Marki-Zay Wins Run-off To Challenge Hungary's Orban...

Peter Marki-Zay, a conservative provincial mayor, was chosen as the unified opposition challenger to Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban at next year's election, after winning a primary vote Sunday, according to partial results. Marki-Zay, a practis...

 2021-10-17 18:45 

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17 Missionaries Kidnapped In Haiti By Notorious Gang...

A group of 17 missionaries was kidnapped Saturday by an armed gang in Haiti while they were on their way back from building an orphanage.An audio recording obtained by the Washington Post stated that "men, women and children" were being held by th...

 2021-10-17 18:38 

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VIDEO 'SNL' Skits From Last Night: Watch Cold Open, Weekend Update Outs Oompa Loompa...

The "Saturday Night Live" Season 47 premiere kicked off the night by tackling the NFL scandal involving former Las Vegas Raiders coach Jon Gruden's emails.The episode was hosted by actor Rami Malek and featured musical guest Young Thug.Aside f...

 2021-10-17 18:01 

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Jordan, Saudi Investors Launch Fly Aqaba...

Jordan announced Sunday the signing of an accord to launch an airline financed by investors in the kingdom and Saudi Arabia to serve the Red Sea resort area of Aqaba....

 2021-10-17 17:52 

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Calls In Haiti For Release Of Abducted US Missionary Group...

Civil groups in Haiti called Sunday for the immediate release of American missionaries abducted a day earlier by one of the criminal gangs proliferating around the capital Port-au-Prince amid spreading insecurity."We call for the liberation of the per...

 2021-10-17 17:16 

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Conservative Mayor Marki-Zay Set To Challenge Hungary's Orban...

Peter Marki-Zay, a conservative provincial mayor, looks set to challenge Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban at an election next year after taking a lead in an opposition primary vote Sunday, according to partial results. Marki-Zay, a practising Catholi...

 2021-10-17 17:12 

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Frustrated And Weary Over Pandemic Slog, More US Workers Are Striking...

Exhausted after working long hours during the coronavirus pandemic and resentful that their bosses are not sharing sometimes huge profits, tens of thousands of nurses, factory workers and other laborers are going on strike across the United States.Some 31...

 2021-10-17 16:40 

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Healthcare In The US: Workers Contiue To Quit Their Job During The Pandemic...

U.S. health care workers have been leaving the industry during the pandemic and the latest job report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed yet 18,000 jobs were lost in September. This comes after more than 40,000 jobs were lost in the first three mo...

 2021-10-17 16:40 

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Healthcare In The US: Workers Continue To Quit Their Jobs During The Pandemic...

U.S. health care workers have been leaving the industry during the pandemic and the latest job report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics showed yet 18,000 jobs were lost in September. This comes after more than 40,000 jobs were lost in the first three mo...

 2021-10-17 16:21 

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Did Anyone Win The Powerball? Oct. 16 Winning Numbers And Monday's New Jackpot...

The Powerball drawing on Saturday night did not yield a grand prize winner for the estimated $60 million jackpot with a cash value of $41.8 million.The next drawing will take place on Monday and will see the jackpot grow to an estimated $65 million with a...

 2021-10-17 16:19 

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Why Hiding Pot Use Can Be Dangerous If Receiving Treatment For Breast Cancer...

A new study found that nearly half of U.S. breast cancer patients were using cannabis products while receiving treatment and warned that it could be dangerous....

 2021-10-17 16:00 

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'DWTS' Predictions: Which Season 30 Pair Will Be Eliminated After 'Grease' Night?...

A double Disney events week of "Dancing with the Stars" saw a shocking double elimination which led to Brian Austin Green and Sharna Burgess and Matt James and Lindsay Arnold leave the competition. Now, with the Ballroom taking a fun turn towards ...

 2021-10-17 15:39 

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Bill Clinton Leaves Hospital After Five Nights...

Former US president Bill Clinton was released from a California hospital Sunday after spending five nights in treatment for an infection.Clinton, arm in arm with his wife and former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton, gave a thumbs up after he walked ...

 2021-10-17 15:30 

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Strike By Hollywood Crews Averted In Last-minute Talks...

A strike that could have stopped the filming of some of the world's most popular television shows and movies has been averted in last-minute talks.The International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees (IATSE), representing some 40,000 behind-the-sc...

 2021-10-17 15:29 

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US Supply Chain Woes To Stretch Into 2022, Biden Admin Warns...

The US transportation secretary on Sunday warned that America's supply chain woes including clogged ports will drag into next year, potentially cramping the upcoming holiday shopping season in the world's largest economy.Pete Buttigieg did the rou...

 2021-10-17 15:17 

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No Fear Of Inflation 'Runaway Train': IMF Chief...

Global finance officials are worried about rising inflation pressures but there it is little fear that it will become a "runaway train," IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva said Sunday.With supply chain bottlenecks growing in the face of surging demand...

 2021-10-17 15:12 

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Blood And Beatings: 1961 Paris Algerian Massacre Recalled...

Rabah Sahili had just turned 19 when he arrived in central Paris for a peaceful demonstration by Algerians 60 years ago.What he witnessed, he told AFP in an interview, was police savagery in a crackdown which killed dozens and perhaps as many as 200, acco...

 2021-10-17 14:14 

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Hungary Decides On Challenger To Face Orban Next Year...

A conservative provincial mayor and a leftist MEP faced off in Hungary Sunday after a month-long opposition primary, with the winner set to challenge Prime Minister Viktor Orban in next year's election.The opposition agreed for the first time to choos...

 2021-10-17 13:51 

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UK Police Probe MP Murder As Suspect Said To Be On 'De-radicalisation' Scheme...

British counter-terrorism police on Sunday probed the murder of a British MP as reports said the suspected attacker had been referred to an official de-radicalisation programme...

 2021-10-17 13:05 

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Eyeing Russia, US Defense Chief Heads To Black Sea Region...

US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin headed to the Black Sea region Sunday aiming to shore up alliances with countries pressured by Russia and show gratitude for their contributions to the two-decade war in Afghanistan.Austin will visit Georgia, Romania and ...

 2021-10-17 12:30 

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Happy Birthday Eminem: Best Lyrics By The Rap Icon...

Eminem, one of the most successful rappers of all time, turned 49 on Sunday.Born Marshall Bruce Mathers III, the rap legend has been on top of his game for over 20 years, selling over 100 million albums worldwide.His first album, "Infinite," was r...

 2021-10-17 12:20 

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Woman Found Guilty Of Manslaughter After Suffering Miscarriage; Advocates Question Ruling...

A 21-year-old woman in Oklahoma has been jailed for a miscarriage she suffered last year.Brittney Poolaw was found guilty of first-degree manslaughter and sentenced to four years in prison on Oct. 5 after an autopsy revealed her unborn child died at 17 we...

 2021-10-17 12:10 

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National Pasta Day: Four Tasty, Unique Varieties To Celebrate The Day...

Although it's an Italian staple, pasta is a well-loved dish by most countries today. In fact, pasta has become so popular that there are over 600 types of pasta and 1300 different names around the world. While the most popular ones are penne, spaghett...

 2021-10-17 11:48 

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Bicyclist Allegedly Goes On Stabbing Spree In NYC; 2 Men In Critical Condition...

A skateboarder and another man are in critical condition after allegedly being stabbed by a bicyclist in New York City.The suspect, identified as 44-year-old Omar Cartagena, allegedly went on a multi-borough stabbing spree across the Williamsburg Bridge S...

 2021-10-17 11:12 

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Woman Shoots, Kills Man After He Refused To Kiss Her: Prosecutors...

A 28-year-old woman in Illinois fatally shot a man after he refused to kiss her and instead asked his girlfriend for a kiss while the three were drinking together, prosecutors said at her Saturday bond hearing....

 2021-10-17 11:00 

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It Is Time To Revitalize Rural America...

Since the 1950s, Americans living in non-metropolitan counties have had a higher rate of poverty than those living in metropolitan areas. That's according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). Poverty in rural America was then exacerbated in t...

 2021-10-17 11:00 

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How COVID-19 Has Contributed To More Advanced Cancer Cases For American Women...

One of the problems caused by the COVID-19 pandemic has been the shifting of attention and resources away from other serious illnesses. Among the repercussions of an overwhelmed U.S. healthcare system has been a surge in advanced cancer cases, particularl...

 2021-10-17 10:53 

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Russians Return To Earth After Filming First Movie In Space...

A Russian actress and a film director returned to Earth Sunday after spending 12 days on the International Space Station (ISS) shooting scenes for the first movie in orbit.Yulia Peresild, 37, and Klim Shipenko, 38, landed as scheduled on Kazakhstan's ...

 2021-10-17 10:42 

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Man Allegedly Brutally Attacks, Hurls Homophobic Slurs At Man Before Kicking Dog Repeatedly...

A 26-year-old man was arrested and charged after allegedly brutally attacking two victims and a police dog in Palo Alto, California, earlier this month, police said.The suspect, identified as Alexander Joseph Furrier of Palo Alto, was charged with felony ...

 2021-10-17 10:28 

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UK Says Will Beef Up MPs' Security After MP Killed...

Britain's interior minister on Sunday said MPs' security would be beefed up, after a lawmaker was stabbed to death as he held a public meeting with constituents, in the second such attack in five years....

 2021-10-17 10:20 

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'The World's Finest Assassin' Episode 3 Synopsis: Magic Of Bonds [Spoilers]...

Lugh is all set to kickstart his magic training with Dia Viekone, who is one of Swoigel's top five mages, in "The World's Finest Assassin Gets Reincarnated in Another World as an Aristocrat" Episode 3.The official synopsis of Episode 3, ti...

 2021-10-17 10:10 

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Ant Anstead Talks Traveling With Girlfriend Renee Zellweger, Raising Son Hudson...

Ant Anstead and his girlfriend Renee Zellweger may be busy with their careers, but they've also been taking some time to sightsee.Anstead, 42, recently spoke about his romance with the actress during an interview with Entertainment Tonight on the red ...

 2021-10-17 10:09 

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Manchester City Rumors: Declan Rice Would Replace This Player If Big Transfer Happens Report...

Manchester City views West Ham United's Declan Rice as a long-term successor to one of its veteran stars and is likely to make a move for him soon, according to a report.The Citizens may have missed out on some of their top targets this past summer bu...

 2021-10-17 10:00 

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Michael Caine Addresses Rumors He's Retiring From Acting After Latest Film...

Michael Caine is not retiring from acting just yet."I haven't retired and not a lot of people know that," the 88-year-old actor tweeted Saturday — a day after his comments that Lina Roessler's "Best Sellers" may end up being ...

 2021-10-17 09:50 

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Jana Kramer On How She, Mike Caussin Handle Disagreements In Front Of Kids...

Jana Kramer has shared some of her parenting dos and don'ts as she and her ex-husband Mike Caussin co-parent their two children.After finalizing their divorce in July following six years of marriage, Kramer, 37, and Caussin, 34, share joint custody of...

 2021-10-17 09:40 

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Ryan Reynolds Announces Break From Making Movies; Blake Lively Reacts...

Ryan Reynolds is taking a break from filming after wrapping production on his latest project.Reynolds, 44, took to Instagram Saturday to announce that he was done filming his upcoming holiday movie for Apple TV Plus, "Spirited." The actor had been...

 2021-10-17 09:30 

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Selena Gomez Reveals Approach To Social Media That 'Saved My Life'...

Selena Gomez has hundreds of millions of followers spread across Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and other social media platforms, but she has none of these apps on her phone — for good reason.The 29-year-old "Only Murders in the Building" star r...

 2021-10-17 08:05 

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The Biden Administration Should Support Ally Nigeria in Fight Against Terrorism...

The voice echoing through the speaker on my phone was deep, halting, and offensive.The message lasted a full minute and eighteen seconds. It included derogatory and racist insults directed at me and my family.I could barely stand to listen.The voicemail w...

 2021-10-17 06:35 

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'Why Can't We Study?' - Afghan Girls Still Barred From School...

Afghan teenager Amena saw dozens of classmates killed when her girls' school was targeted by an Islamic State bomb attack in May, but she was determined to continue her education.Now, like most secondary school girls in the country, she is banned from...

 2021-10-17 06:20 

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Melanie Lynskey Was Heartbroken Over 'Togetherness' Cancellation: 'I Would've Done That Show Forever'...

Melanie Lynskey still finds the cancellation of "Togetherness4; difficult to accept....

 2021-10-17 05:27 

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'AGT: Extreme' Contestant Jonathan Goodwin Hospitalized After Escape Act Goes Wrong...

One of "America's Got Talent: Extreme's" contestants has been hospitalized after he was injured during a stunt on set.Jonathan Goodwin, a stunt performer who calls himself "The Daredevil," was severely injured when his escape act o...

 2021-10-17 04:59 

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Elisa Donovan Open To 'Sabrina The Teenage Witch' Revival With Melissa Joan Hart...

Elisa Donovan is game for a potential "Sabrina the Teenage Witch" revival.The "Clueless" star, 50, shared her thoughts about the possibility of starring in a reboot of the ABC sitcom alongside costar-turned-good friend Melissa Joan Hart du...

 2021-10-17 04:06 

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New Japan PM Sends Offering To Controversial Yasukuni Shrine...

Japan's new prime minister on Sunday sent a ritual offering to the controversial Yasukuni shrine that honours the war dead but is seen by neighbouring countries as a symbol of Tokyo's past militarism.Fumio Kishida sent the "masakaki" tree ...

 2021-10-17 04:01 

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Manchester United's Paul Pogba Makes Shocking Admission After Humiliating Loss To Leicester...

Paul Pogba has explained why Manchester United deserved to lose to Leicester City.Pressure is mounting on Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer as the team failed to put on an impressive showing once again during its visit to Leicester City at Ki...

 2021-10-17 03:44 

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Melinda, Bill Gates Walk Daughter Jennifer Gates Down The Aisle In Lavish Wedding...

Melinda and Bill Gates reunited months after finalizing their divorce to attend their daughter Jennifer Gates' big day....

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