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 2021-10-23 18:34 

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Seven prisoners found dead in Ecuador jail affected by riots | Reuters...

Ecuador's SNAI prison authority has found the bodies of seven prisoners in the same jail where violence between gangs lead to the deaths of 119 inmates last month, it said on Saturday....

 2021-10-23 18:25 

AP

After slamming COVID-19 rules, Tritt to sing anthem at NLCS...

ATLANTA (AP) — Country musician Travis Tritt, who canceled shows at venues that required a COVID-19 vaccine or mask-wearing, was set to sing the national anthem before Game 6 of the NL Championship......

 2021-10-23 17:43 

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Clark County school board to consider ending Jara's contract...

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The school board for metro Las Vegas plans next Thursday to consider whether to terminate Superintendent Jesus Jara's employment contract.An agenda posted Friday for the Clark Cou......

 2021-10-23 17:41 

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Buehler gets the start for Dodgers in Game 6 of NLCS...

ATLANTA (AP) — The Los Angeles Dodgers tapped Walker Buehler to start Game 6 of the NL Championship Series against the Atlanta Braves on Saturday night after scratching Max Scherzer.The right-hande......

 2021-10-23 17:40 

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Ohio man's death sentence overturned under new mental illness law...

An Ohio prisoner's death sentence has been overturned and he was resentenced to life without chance of parole in response to a new law protecting people who were severely mentally ill at the time of their crime....

 2021-10-23 17:34 

AP

Winther shoots 8-under 62, reclaims lead at Mallorca Open...

SANTA PONSA, Spain (AP) — Jeff Winther reclaimed the lead at the Mallorca Open with an 8-under 62 on Saturday.The Dane is two shots clear of Spain's Jorge Campillo, who had a third-round 64.Winther......

 2021-10-23 17:29 

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Sharks look to extend perfect start vs. Bruins | Reuters...

It's been eight years since the San Jose Sharks opened a season with five consecutive victories. And, nearly as long since they beat the Boston Bruins....

 2021-10-23 17:27 

AP

Over 2,000 migrants march out of southern Mexico city...

TAPACHULA, Mexico (AP) — Over 2,000 migrants, mainly Central Americans, began walking out of a city in southern Mexico on Saturday where they have essentially been trapped. The migrants walked alon......

 2021-10-23 17:21 

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Cornet scores 2 for Burnley in draw at Southampton...

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Maxwel Cornet scored twice for Burnley to salvage a point in a 2-2 draw at Southampton in the Premier League on Saturday.The Ivory Coast winger scored early at St. Mary'......

 2021-10-23 17:14 

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Howard University students protest dorm conditions, including mold...

Howard University students are protesting dorm conditions after mold was found in 34 rooms....

 2021-10-23 17:10 

AP

Wilson's overhead kick earns Newcastle draw at Palace in EPL...

LONDON (AP) — Callum Wilson's goal from an overhead kick rescued a 1-1 draw for Newcastle at Crystal Palace but the team now under Saudi ownership remained without a Premier League win after nine g......

 2021-10-23 17:01 

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Judge rules for Tennessee school district's mask mandate...

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A Tennessee school district can continue requiring students to wear masks in school after a federal judge on Friday extended a ruling blocking an opt out provision, The Tenn......

 2021-10-23 16:58 

Reuters

Saudi Arabia able to produce, integrate new forms of energy - minister...

Saudi Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman al-Saud said on Saturday that Saudi Arabia has the capabilities to produce and integrate new forms of energy into the kingdom's economy and exports....

 2021-10-23 16:52 

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Director 'gutted' by death of cinematographer in accidental shooting...

The movie director who was shot and injured in an on-set accident involving actor Alec Baldwin said on Saturday he was "gutted" by the death of the cinematographer....

 2021-10-23 16:38 

AP

Uzbek president who has eased restrictions heads to new term...

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan (AP) — Uzbekistan's president, who has relaxed many of the policies of his dictatorial predecessor but has made little effort at political reform, is expected to win a new term......

 2021-10-23 16:34 

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Watford routs Everton 5-2 in EPL for 1st win under Ranieri...

LIVERPOOL, England (AP) — Claudio Ranieri claimed his first win as Watford manager as Josh King scored a hat trick in a 5-2 thrashing of Everton in the Premier League on Saturday.Watford bounced ba......

 2021-10-23 16:33 

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Russia-led bloc concludes drills near Afghan border to boost Tajik security | Reuters...

A Russia-led military exercise held over six days near the Tajik-Afghan border, designed to demonstrate Moscow stands ready to protect Dushanbe in the event of an incursion from the south, reached its conclusion on Saturday....

 2021-10-23 16:25 

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Nigerian gunmen attack jail, 575 detainees missing...

Gunmen attacked a jail in Nigeria's Oyo State late on Friday and freed over 800 inmates by force, the state prison service said in a statement on Saturday....

 2021-10-23 16:20 

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Newcastle frustrate Palace in 1-1 draw at Selhurst Park...

Newcastle United held Crystal Palace to a 1-1 draw at Selhurst Park on Saturday in their first game since the departure of manager Steve Bruce after Callum Wilson's acrobatic strike cancelled out Christian Benteke's opener for the home side....

 2021-10-23 16:18 

AP

Late Rodrigo penalty earns Leeds 1-1 draw with Wolves in EPL...

LEEDS, England (AP) — Spain striker Rodrigo converted a penalty in the fourth minute of stoppage time to earn Leeds a 1-1 draw against Wolverhampton in the Premier League on Saturday.Trailing to So......

 2021-10-23 16:15 

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Georgia says health departments to offer COVID-19 boosters...

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia officials say local health departments will begin offering more COVID-19 vaccine booster shots on Tuesday, following guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Pr......

 2021-10-23 16:15 

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Blackhawks F Kane misses practice due to COVID-19 protocol...

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane missed practice on Saturday because of the NHL's COVID-19 protocol.Fellow forward Ryan Carpenter and defenseman Erik Gustafsson also missed pract......

 2021-10-23 16:13 

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Jannik Sinner wins again in Antwerp, eyes ATP Finals...

ANTWERP, Belgium (AP) — Jannik Sinner reached his fifth tour-level final of the season and stayed in contention for the ATP Finals by beating Lloyd Harris 6-2, 6-2 at the European Open on Saturday.......

 2021-10-23 16:08 

AP

States mostly defer to union guidance for on-set gun safety...

Safety standards developed by film studios and labor unions are the primary protection for actors and film crews when a scene calls for using prop guns. The industry-wide guidance is clear: "Blanks......

 2021-10-23 16:06 

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White House to postpone release of JFK assassination documents due to pandemic...

The White House postponed release of documents related to the 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy to allow more time for redactions amid the pandemic....

 2021-10-23 16:06 

Reuters

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Saudi SABIC targets carbon neutrality by 2050 - statement | Reuters...

Petrochemicals giant Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) announced plans on Saturday to meet carbon neutrality by 2050, the company said in a statement on the sidelines of the Saudi Green Initiative summit....

 2021-10-23 16:03 

AP

Bayern wins again without coach Julian Nagelsmann...

MUNICH (AP) — Coach Julian Nagelsmann again sent instructions remotely after testing positive for the coronavirus as Bayern Munich beat Hoffenheim 4-0 in the Bundesliga on Saturday, while Borussia ......

 2021-10-23 15:58 

AP

Rhode tax collectors want to expand list of tax delinquents...

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Rhode Island tax collectors want to publicly name more of the people who owe taxes, in the hopes that the attention would spur them to pay their debt.The Providence Journal ......

 2021-10-23 15:54 

Reuters

Tropical Storm Rick strengthens into hurricane off Mexico's Pacific coast...

Tropical Storm Rick strengthened into a hurricane on Saturday off Mexico's Pacific coast and is expected to gain force throughout the day, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said....

 2021-10-23 15:53 

AP

Norway intel agency: Kongsberg-type attack will happen again...

HELSINKI (AP) — Norway's domestic intelligence agency says that such attacks as the one in the town of Kongsberg earlier this month are highly difficult to anticipate and prevent, and are likely to......

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