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 2021-10-22 16:18 

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Evacuation flights for migrants start again in Libya...

The United Nations says it has resumed humanitarian evacuation flights for migrants stranded in Libya...

 2021-10-22 16:05 

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Third bank robbed in Myanmar's largest city in three months...

Myanmar's military-installed government says five men have robbed a bank in Yangon, the country's biggest city...

 2021-10-22 15:58 

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Belarus scraps short-lived mask mandates amid virus surge...

Belarusian authorities have abolished mask mandates, less than two weeks after their introduction for the first time in the pandemic and a day after the country registered a record number of new coronavirus infections...

 2021-10-22 15:46 

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Violence erupts at Islamists rally in Pakistan, killing 2...

Pakistan's police say violent clashes have erupted between security forces and Islamists in the eastern city of Lahore, killing at least two policemen and wounding several demonstrators...

 2021-10-22 15:17 

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Russia flies home bodies of 4 tourists who died in Albania...

The Russian Embassy in Tirana says the bodies of four Russian tourists who were found dead at a beach resort in western Albania last week have been flown home...

 2021-10-22 15:16 

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Administration makes final pitch to block Texas abortion law...

The Biden administration, in its final pitch to block Texas' ban on most abortions, is warning the Supreme Court that none of its decisions would be safe if it allows the state law to remain in force...

 2021-10-22 15:05 

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Report: Foreign aid lost in Syria exchange rate distortions...

Exchange rate distortions in war-torn Syria have allowed the government of Bashar Assad to divert at least $100 million of international aid to its coffers...

 2021-10-22 14:46 

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Bosnian Serb police drill seen as separatist 'provocation'...

Bosnia's Serb police have held an "anti-terrorist" drill just outside the capital Sarajevo in a move seen by many as another provocation by the country's separatist leadership...

 2021-10-22 14:43 

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Robert Durst charged with murder of former wife...

Robert Durst was charged with the murder of his former wife, Kathie Durst, who disappeared in 1982....

 2021-10-22 14:43 

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Kosovo's president orders 2 Russian diplomats expelled...

Kosovo's president says she has ordered the expulsion of two Russian diplomats for allegedly "endangering national security and the constitutional order."...

 2021-10-22 14:36 

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Robert Durst charged with 1982 murder of wife Kathie Durst...

Authorities have confirmed that millionaire real estate scion Robert Durst has been charged in suburban New York City with the death of his former wife, Kathie Durst, who vanished in 1982...

 2021-10-22 14:27 

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Israel accuses Palestinian rights groups of terrorism...

Israel on Friday declared six prominent Palestinian human rights groups to be terrorist organizations, saying they were secretly linked to a left-wing militant movement...

 2021-10-22 14:06 

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Kremlin wall 'tooth' broken by collapsing scaffolding...

Falling scaffolding has broken off one of the "teeth" on the top of the Kremlin wall, prompting Russian authorities to seal off Red Square...

 2021-10-22 13:37 

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WATCH: Animals celebrate Halloween at Chicago zoo...

Animals at a zoo in Chicago were in the Halloween mood, feasting on pumpkins to celebrate....

 2021-10-22 13:19 

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Amnesty seeks COVID-19 inquiry into Italian nursing homes...

Amnesty International is calling for an independent parliamentary inquiry into COVID-19 deaths in Italian nursing homes and reports of retaliation against nursing home staff who spoke out about unsafe conditions there...

 2021-10-22 13:06 

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Militant group ends hunger strike in Israeli prisons...

A Palestinian militant group has called off a hunger strike among dozens of prisoners held by Israel after nine days, saying its demands had been met...

 2021-10-22 12:49 

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Ukraine sees new record high in virus deaths, infections...

Ukraine's coronavirus infections and deaths have reached all-time highs for a second straight day, a growing challenge for the country where the share of vaccinated is one of Europe's lowest...

 2021-10-22 12:33 

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Thailand easing tourist quarantine rules in November...

Thailand is accelerating plans to reopen the country to foreign tourists, slashing mandatory quarantines beginning Nov. 1 for fully vaccinated visitors arriving by air from 46 countries and territories...

 2021-10-22 12:31 

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German governors press to keep nationwide pandemic rules...

Germany's state governors are pressing for a nationwide legal framework for coronavirus rules to be kept in place, after the outgoing health minister suggested that the current legislation be allowed to expire next month...

 2021-10-22 12:24 

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Nigerian official says new leader of IS-linked group killed...

Nigeria's national security adviser says the new leader of a rebel group in Nigeria linked to the Islamic State has been killed...

 2021-10-22 12:24 

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Chinese tax agency investigating high-profile developer...

The Chinese government says it is investigating possible tax evasion by a subsidiary of high-profile real estate developer SOHO China Ltd...

 2021-10-22 12:16 

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EU summit gives Merkel big sendoff even if she might return...

Angela Merkel is still German Chancellor and might be still when the EU leaders meet again, yet they gave her a farewell party at Friday's EU summit...

 2021-10-22 12:02 

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Dozens missing in Nepal as floods, mudslides kill over 100...

Nepalese authorities are searching for dozens of people missing in this week's heavy rains, floods and landslides, as survivors complain they are yet to receive any government help...

 2021-10-22 11:57 

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Pfizer says COVID-19 vaccine more than 90% effective in kids...

Pfizer says kid-size doses of its COVID-19 vaccine are safe and nearly 91% effective at preventing infections in elementary school children...

 2021-10-22 11:30 

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S Korea blocks army from appealing transgender soldier case...

South Korea's Justice Ministry has blocked the army from appealing a landmark court ruling that said it unlawfully discharged the country's first known transgender soldier before she was found dead earlier this year...

 2021-10-22 11:28 

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Campaigners stage climate protests across continents...

Environmental campaigners have staged protests on several continents to press their demands for more government action to curb global warming ahead of the upcoming U.N. climate summit in Glasgow...

 2021-10-22 11:16 

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Turkish lira continues to slide after interest rate cut...

The Turkish lira has slid to a record low against the U.S. dollar, a day after the Central Bank sharply cut interest rates...

 2021-10-22 11:06 

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First female head of Japan labor lobby vows to empower women...

The first female president of Japan's powerful labor union federation says she will work to correct the gender gap in wages and working conditions to help empower women...

 2021-10-22 11:05 

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Aid workers say Ethiopian military airstrikes forced a United Nations flight to abandon its landing in Tigray's capital....

Aid workers say Ethiopian military airstrikes forced a United Nations flight to abandon its landing in Tigray's capital....

 2021-10-22 10:50 

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Russia's infections, deaths soar to another record...

Coronavirus infections and deaths in Russia have climbed to another pandemic record, putting a growing strain on the country's health care system...

 2021-10-22 10:28 

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Polish miners protest top EU court's order to shut mine...

Some 2,000 Polish coal miners staged a noisy protest in Luxembourg against a decision by the European Union's top court to shut down a major coal mine in Poland and to fine the country for flouting the ruling...

 2021-10-22 10:00 

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Hot-button politics crowd Merrick Garland's desk: The Note...

Frustration has grown among some White House allies that Attorney General Merrick Garland is acting as if business should or can be usual....

 2021-10-22 09:56 

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EU leaders seek to halt migrant crossings from Belarus...

European Union leaders are discussing the sensitive topic of migration to the bloc and how to stop the influx of refugees arriving via neighboring Belarus...

 2021-10-22 09:54 

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New airstrikes hit capital of Ethiopia's Tigray region...

Ethiopia's government says it has again carried out airstrikes in the capital of the country's Tigray region...

 2021-10-22 09:46 

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Tehran holds first public Friday Prayers in almost 2 years...

The Iranian capital Tehran has held its main public Friday prayer service for the first time in 20 months, after it was halted amid the COVID-19 pandemic...

 2021-10-22 09:34 

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A jab in each arm: France vaccinates against flu and COVID...

Worried that the flu and COVID-19 could together trigger a winter-time double-whammy of new infections and deaths, France is forging ahead with a nationwide vaccination and booster-shot program against both diseases...

 2021-10-22 09:31 

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Queen Elizabeth II back at castle following hospital visit...

Britain's Queen Elizabeth II is back at Windsor Castle and in good spirits after revelations that she spent the night in a London hospital earlier this week...

 2021-10-22 09:16 

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Russia's Putin hosts Israeli PM Bennett...

Russian President Vladimir Putin has hosted Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett for their first meeting, hailing friendly ties between the two countries...

 2021-10-22 08:45 

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Germany: Train driver hit by falling branch in storm dies...

Police say a train driver in Germany has died after being hit by a falling branch during a storm that swept across a swath of central Europe...

 2021-10-22 08:29 

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6 Rohingya die in clashes between two groups in Bangladesh...

Two groups of Rohingya refugees have clashed in a camp in southern Bangladesh, leaving at least six refugees dead and 10 others injured, police say...

 2021-10-22 08:16 

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Fire breaks out in a Mumbai building, 1 reported dead...

A fire has broken out out in a 61-story luxury apartment building in central Mumbai in western India...

 2021-10-22 07:46 

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7 dead, 9 missing in Russian gunpowder factory blast...

Russian emergency officials say that at least seven people have died and a further nine are missing following an explosion and fire at a gunpowder factory...

 2021-10-22 07:42 

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Limbo in a blue tent: African asylum-seekers stuck on Cyprus...

Enjei Grace and fellow Cameroonian Daniel Ejube have been stuck for nearly five months in limbo, in the United Nations-patrolled buffer zone separating Cyprus' breakaway north from the internationally recognized south...

 2021-10-22 07:27 

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In South Sudan, flooding called 'worst thing in my lifetime'...

This is the third straight year of extreme flooding in South Sudan...

 2021-10-22 06:57 

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Amnesty seeks COVID-19 inquiry into Italian nursing homes...

Amnesty International is calling for an independent parliamentary inquiry into COVID-19 deaths in Italian nursing homes and reports of retaliation against nursing home staff who spoke out about unsafe conditions there...

 2021-10-22 06:40 

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Japan OKs plan to push clean energy, nuclear to cut carbon...

Japan has adopted a new energy policy that promotes nuclear and renewables as sources of clean energy to achieve the country's pledge of reaching carbon neutrality by 2050...

 2021-10-22 06:25 

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As virus cases rise, so do pleas for Russians to get vaccine...

In Russia's fifth-largest city, Nizhny Novgorod, seriously ill coronavirus patients at an infectious disease hospital lie in crowded wards with little space between beds...

 2021-10-22 06:03 

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EXPLAINER: Is it time to get a COVID-19 booster? Which one?...

Millions more Americans are now eligible for COVID-19 boosters and they can get a different vaccine than their first shots...

 2021-10-22 05:02 

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Beijing police name pianist Li Yundi in prostitution case...

Police in China's capital Beijing say famed international pianist Li Yundi is a suspect in a prostitution case...

 2021-10-22 04:02 

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Gang boss in Haiti threatens to kill abducted missionaries...

The boss of a notorious Haitian gang accused of kidnapping 17 members of a U.S.-based missionary group last weekend is warning that the hostages will be killed if his demands aren't met...

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