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 2022-05-22 11:02 

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Harangued by Trump, Georgia's governor poised to rebuke him in midterm vote...

There may be no politician that Donald Trump wants to see ousted more than Georgia's Republican governor, Brian Kemp, who defied the then-president's demand to overturn the state's 2020 U.S. presidential election results that narrowly helped J...

 2022-05-22 10:58 

Reuters

Russia looms large on Scholz's first Africa tour as chancellor...

Russia's impact on energy and food prices and security will provide the backdrop to Olaf Scholz's first trip to Africa as German Chancellor, a three-day tour of Senegal, Niger and South Africa kicking off on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 10:28 

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Oman ends all COVID protective measures...

Oman announced on Sunday the lifting of all measures that had been taken to prevent the spread of COVID-19, in all venues and for all activities, state TV reported, citing a statement from the government committee dealing with the pandemic....

 2022-05-22 10:20 

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Ukraine must decide its own future, says Poland's president...

Only Ukraine has the right to decide its future, the Polish president told lawmakers in Kyiv on Sunday, as he became the first foreign leader to give a speech in person to the Ukrainian parliament since Russia's Feb. 24 invasion....

 2022-05-22 09:58 

Reuters

Russian International Olympic Committee members skipped Friday session...

Russian members of the International Olympic Committee did not take part in Friday's IOC session despite receiving the backing of IOC president Thomas Bach to participate, a source said on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 09:41 

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Russia pounds Ukraine's Donbas and Mykolaiv regions...

Russia pounded Ukrainian forces with airstrikes and artillery in the east and the south, targeting command centres, troops, and ammunition depots, the Russian defence ministry said on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 08:44 

Reuters

Israel's Oil Refineries posts Q1 loss, refining margins rise...

Israel's Oil Refineries (ORL) swung to a loss in the first quarter, as a revaluation of futures contracts offset a jump in revenue amid a steep rise in global oil prices....

 2022-05-22 08:26 

Reuters

Four killed in attempt to smuggle drugs from Syria -Jordan's armed forces...

Four people were killed in an attempt to smuggle large amounts of drugs from Syria to Jordan, the kingdom's armed forces said on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 08:22 

Reuters

U.S. looking to deepen economic partnership with Taiwan, Sullivan says...

The United States is looking to deepen its economic partnership with Taiwan, including on high-tech issues, U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said on Sunday, en route to Japan with President Joe Biden....

 2022-05-22 07:58 

Reuters

UK PM Johnson has not intervened in 'partygate' report, education minister says...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has not intervened in an internal investigation into breaches of COVID-19 rules at his Downing Street office and residence, education minister Nadhim Zahawi said on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 07:49 

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Saudi Arabia's Alwaleed to sell 16.87% of Kingdom Holding to PIF for $1.5 bln...

Saudi billionaire Prince Alwaleed bin Talal has signed an agreement with Saudi Arabia's powerful sovereign wealth fund to sell 16.87% of his investment firm Kingdom Holding Co to the fund, the company said on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 07:37 

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Chelsea need to 'over-perform' to close gap on top two, says Tuchel...

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel believes the club's misfiring forward line must "over-perform4; next season if they are to have any chance of catching Manchester City and Liverpool in the Premier League....

 2022-05-22 07:33 

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Australian women unleash new political force on climate, integrity...

Professional women and voters concerned about climate change unleashed a third force in Australia's election, taking a swath of seats that ended nine years of conservative rule even as votes for the winning Labor Party fell....

 2022-05-22 07:00 

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Pacific leaders congratulate Labor's Albanese on election result...

The Solomon Islands has congratulated Australia's Labor leader, Anthony Albanese, on his election victory, saying much "remains to be done" in the bilateral relationship, as Pacific islands neighbour Fiji welcomed the party's climate polic...

 2022-05-22 07:00 

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On This Day, May 22: Bombing at Ariana Grande concert kills 22...

On May 22, 2017, a suicide bomber killed 22 people attending an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England. More than 500 people sustained injuries....

 2022-05-22 07:00 

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Famous birthdays for May 22: Apolo Anton Ohno, Ginnifer Goodwin...

Speed skater Apolo Anton Ohno turns 40 and actor Ginnifer Goodwin turns 44, among the famous birthdays for May 22....

 2022-05-22 06:59 

Reuters

Maclaren hits extra-time winner as City advance to grand final...

Jamie Maclaren struck two minutes into extra-time to take Melbourne City into an A-League grand final meeting with Western United next week as the defending champions handed Adelaide United a 2-1 defeat in their playoff semi-final on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 06:48 

Reuters

Biden says 'everybody' should be concerned about monkeypox outbreak...

The monkeypox outbreak is something "everybody should be concerned about," U.S. President Joe Biden said on Sunday, adding that U.S. health officials are looking into possible treatments and vaccines....

 2022-05-22 06:47 

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Russia's invasion of Ukraine enters fourth month...

Russia heads into the fourth month of its invasion of Ukraine on Tuesday with no end in sight to the fighting that has killed thousands, uprooted millions and reduced cities to rubble....

 2022-05-22 06:44 

Reuters

In Japan, Biden to launch economic plan for region sceptical on benefits...

President Joe Biden headed to Japan on Sunday to launch a plan for greater U.S. economic engagement with the Indo-Pacific, facing criticism even before the programme is announced that it will offer scant benefit to countries in the region....

 2022-05-22 06:10 

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Edmed's late show earns Waratahs drought-breaking victory...

Tane Edmed's late scoring surge sealed the New South Wales Waratahs' first win on New Zealand soil in seven years with a 32-20 Super Rugby victory over the Otago Highlanders in Dunedin on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 05:55 

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MLB roundup: Rays spoil debut of touted O's rookie...

Randy Arozarena belted two home runs and Jeffrey Springs threw 5 2/3 shutout innings as the Tampa Bay Rays beat the host Baltimore Orioles 6-1 and spoiled the debut of heralded catcher Adley Rutschman on Saturday night....

 2022-05-22 05:30 

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In sharp switch, Australia votes for climate action...

Australia's election has brought in a wave of Greens and independents pushing for aggressive targets to cut carbon emissions, who will pressure the incoming Labor government to step up its climate plans if it wants to pass any legislation....

 2022-05-22 05:10 

Reuters

Malaysia sees sustained competitiveness even as Indonesia resumes palm oil exports...

Indonesia's resumption of palm oil exports will not blunt Malaysia's competitiveness in exporting the edible oil, the Malaysian commodities minister said on Sunday, pointing to the rival's loss of sales in India....

 2022-05-22 05:04 

Reuters

Key members of Australia's incoming Labor government...

Australia's Labor Party ousted the conservative coalition at an election on Saturday, returning the centre-left party to government after nine years in opposition....

 2022-05-22 04:49 

Reuters

Rohit confident 'minor adjustment' can fix batting woes...

Opener Rohit Sharma just needs to make minor adjustments to his batting to regain form, the Mumbai Indians captain said after his team finished last in the Indian Premier League (IPL) this season....

 2022-05-22 04:27 

Reuters

Shanghai reopens some public transport, still on high COVID alert...

Shanghai reopened a small part of the world's longest subway system on Sunday after some lines had been closed for almost two months, as the city paves the way for a more complete lifting of its painful COVID-19 lockdown next week....

 2022-05-22 03:46 

Reuters

Title win will put Man City on a par with Ferguson's United, says Guardiola...

Manchester City can match the greatness of Alex Ferguson's Manchester United if they clinch a fourth Premier League title in five seasons with a victory against Aston Villa on Sunday, according to manager Pep Guardiola....

 2022-05-22 03:37 

Reuters

Ukraine rules out ceasefire as fighting intensifies in Donbas...

Ukraine ruled out a ceasefire or concessions to Moscow while Russia intensified an offensive in the eastern Donbas region and stopped providing gas to Finland, as Polish President Andrzej Duda prepared to address the Ukrainian parliament on Sunday....

 2022-05-22 02:47 

Reuters

Hyundai Motor Group to invest $5 billion in U.S. through 2025...

Hyundai Motor Group said on Sunday it plans to invest an additional $5 billion in the United States through 2025 to strengthen its collaboration with U.S. firms in diverse technologies, such as robotics, urban air mobility, autonomous driving and artifici...

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