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Indiana Woman Is First Person to Be Sentenced in Capitol Riot

Indiana Woman Is First Person to Be Sentenced in Capitol Riot

She said that she and her friend "were in the first 50 people in". "I would just like to apologize to the court, the American people, and my family", she said in remarks to Judge Royce Lamberth . I...

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Kamala Harris to visit U.S.-Mexico border, assess migration

Kamala Harris to visit U.S.-Mexico border, assess migration

Harris' spokeswoman, Symone Sanders, said in a statement that the visit was part of Harris' "ongoing work" in addressing "the root causes of migration from El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras". Droves...

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Driver crashes into crowd at Pride parade in Florida; 1 dead

Driver crashes into crowd at Pride parade in Florida; 1 dead

The crash took place on the southwest corner of NE 15th Street and NE 4th Avenue, according to WSVN-TV. Fort Lauderdale Police Detective Ali Adamson told reporters that authorities are investigating...

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Belgian court gives AstraZeneca partial win in vaccines dispute with Commission

Belgian court gives AstraZeneca partial win in vaccines dispute with Commission

Shelley Deeks, in the new guidance documents. From the beginning, the Commission has claimed that it launched the emergency legal procedure, which started at the Brussels Court of First Instance las...

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Iranians head to the polls to elect new president

Iranians head to the polls to elect new president

There were no official estimates of the turnout from Iran's Interior Ministry as polling stations closed at 2 a.m. Saturday local time. As old and new USA sanctions hit Iran, trade dried up and ...

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Helicopter pilot husband 'confesses to murder' of young British mother in Greece

Helicopter pilot husband 'confesses to murder' of young British mother in Greece

Nikos Rigas, the deputy chairman of the police officers' association of Athens , told state TV that examination of mobile devices, a smartwatch, and cameras had established a timeline that revealed...

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Israel Strikes in Gaza after Militants Fire Arson Balloons

Israel Strikes in Gaza after Militants Fire Arson Balloons

It followed a march by Jewish nationalists in occupied East Jerusalem on Tuesday, which had drawn threats from Hamas, the militant group that runs Gaza . While it was diverted from the Damascus Ga...

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Pulitzer Board honors teen who took video of George Floyd murder

Pulitzer Board honors teen who took video of George Floyd murder

He was in pain". The Star Tribune, of Minneapolis, won a Pulitzer Prize for breaking news for its coverage of the May 25, 2020, killing of Floyd and the resulting civil unrest that tore through the ...

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Body of missing eight-year-old boy recovered

Body of missing eight-year-old boy recovered

According to police, the child was seen swimming in the Lake after abandoning a floating raft and attempted to swim back to shore. The OPP's underwater search and recovery unit arrived to assist with ...

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World Health Organization warns of 'failure' unless rich countries speed up vaccine sharing

World Health Organization warns of 'failure' unless rich countries speed up vaccine sharing

Covax has already delivered almost 80 million doses to 127 territories, with AstraZeneca shots making up 97 percent of doses supplied so far - the rest being Pfizer-BioNTech. "After making a 2,000-mil...

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"Was Right About China Virus Coming From Wuhan Lab": Donald Trump

US intelligence agencies are still investigating reports that researchers at the Chinese Virus Research Institute in Wuhan were seriously ill in 2019, a month before the first COVID-19 case was rep...

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Florida Becomes Latest State to Ban Transgender Girls From Sports

Florida Becomes Latest State to Ban Transgender Girls From Sports

It says a transgender student athlete can't participate without first showing a birth certificate saying she was a girl when she was born. Shevrin Jones. Soule spoke at the Jacksonville press conferen...

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`Blatant anti-Israel obsession`: Netanyahu denounces war crime probe by UN

`Blatant anti-Israel obsession`: Netanyahu denounces war crime probe by UN

Michelle Bachelet also called on Israel to allow an independent probe of military actions in the latest spasm of deadly violence. Thursday's session marks the 30th extraordinary meeting since the ...

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'We always knew that this was happening': Kamloops residential school survivor

'We always knew that this was happening': Kamloops residential school survivor

The children were students at the Kamloops Indian Residential School in British Columbia that closed in 1978, according to the Tk'emlúps te Secwepemc Nation, which said the remains were found with the...

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Philippines to allow Pfizer vaccine use for 12 to 15-year-olds

Philippines to allow Pfizer vaccine use for 12 to 15-year-olds

A doctor inspects a patient suffering from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) inside the classroom turned COVID-19 care facility on the outskirts of Mumbai, India, May 24, 2021. These are approved by the ...

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Victoria in Covid lockdown after outbreak traced to quarantine hotel

Victoria in Covid lockdown after outbreak traced to quarantine hotel

The lockdown will be enforced after authorities identified 10,000 primary and secondary contacts linked to a Covid-19 outbreak in the state capital Melbourne's northern suburbs, reports Xinhua news ...

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Aus PM vows lockdown support for 2nd-most populous state

Aus PM vows lockdown support for 2nd-most populous state

According to Albanese, it was the 17th Covid-19 outbreak linked to hotel quarantine. The restrictions mean people can leave their homes for only five reasons: shopping for food, attending authoris...

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Manhattan DA Convenes Special Grand Jury to Decide Trump's Prosecution

Manhattan DA Convenes Special Grand Jury to Decide Trump's Prosecution

In addition, taxes, regulations, military, veterans, space forces, our country, etc. The new grand jury could eventually be asked to consider returning indictments. A special grand jury sits for a l...

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India forces WhatsApp to backtrack on enforcing controversial new policy

India forces WhatsApp to backtrack on enforcing controversial new policy

The Indian government was yet to react to the lawsuit. "We will maintain this approach until at least the forthcoming PDP law comes into effect", the spokesperson added. "While the majority of users w...

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China Accuses U.S. of Hyping Theory Coronavirus Escaped From Lab

China Accuses U.S. of Hyping Theory Coronavirus Escaped From Lab

US intelligence agencies are examining reports that researchers at a Chinese virology laboratory were seriously ill in 2019 a month before the first cases of COVID-19 were reported, according to USA g...

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Belarus faces new sanctions over jetliner ‘state piracy,’ arrest of journalist

Belarus faces new sanctions over jetliner ‘state piracy,’ arrest of journalist

The European Union is urging member nations to close their airspace and airports to all Belarusian airlines after Belarus forced a commercial jetliner to make an emergency landing Sunday in Minsk ...

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Melbourne imposes new Covid-19 restrictions as community cluster grows to five

Melbourne imposes new Covid-19 restrictions as community cluster grows to five

If you have any symptoms of COVID-19 - such as fever, cough, sore throat, runny nose, chills or sweats, or change in sense of smell or taste - get a test immediately. According to New Zealand's Minist...

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European Union to cut air links with Belarus following flight diversion incident

European Union to cut air links with Belarus following flight diversion incident

The EU is also calling for an investigation into the incident and is planning to sanction Belarusian officials responsible for the aircraft's diversion. Belarus is a former Soviet republic with close ...

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COVID-19 cases in BC continue to tumble

COVID-19 cases in BC continue to tumble

Chief medical officer Dr. Janice Fitzgerald says effective immediately, communities along the Trans-Canada Highway from Gambo, N.L., to Badger, N.L., as well as some communities along a number of near...

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Ontario to resume AstraZeneca shots for COVID-19 as second dose

Ontario to resume AstraZeneca shots for COVID-19 as second dose

This age group will receive the Pfizer vaccine and teenagers must be 12 at the time of the booking. "This change will mean that anyone 12 and older can register to get vaccinated in our City-run clini...

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DUP leadership election result: Edwin Poots appointed First Minister

DUP leadership election result: Edwin Poots appointed First Minister

The protocol leaves Northern Ireland within the EU's trading sphere, avoiding a hard border on the island with EU-member Ireland but infuriating pro-British unionists by undermining the region's place...

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World Health Organization confirms COVID-19 variant B.1.617 has three sub-lineages

World Health Organization confirms COVID-19 variant B.1.617 has three sub-lineages

The WHO has said the predominant lineage of B.1.617 was first identified in India in December, although an earlier version was spotted in October 2020. "On May 4, 2021, the B.1.617, B.1.617.1, B.1.617...

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OH reports 1,449 new coronavirus cases

OH reports 1,449 new coronavirus cases

Orders for nursing homes and assisted living facilities will remain in place. "What you have done has truly worked", he said. When Ohio gets down to 50 cases per 100,000 people for two weeks, al...

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Erdogan, Putin discuss Israeli attacks against Palestinians

Erdogan, Putin discuss Israeli attacks against Palestinians

The situation escalated when Israeli police stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque in Jerusalem's Old City - the third-holiest site in Islam - and wounded hundreds of Palestinian worshippers during several days of vi...

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Covid 19 coronavirus: No change to bubble after Melbourne Covid-19 case

Covid 19 coronavirus: No change to bubble after Melbourne Covid-19 case

The ministry's public health risk assessment was based on information provided by Victorian health authorities. The man in his 30s quarantined in South Australia after returning to Australia from ov...

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Russian school shooting: 9 dead, suspect arrested

Russian school shooting: 9 dead, suspect arrested

Footage posted on social media showed a young man being pinned to the ground outside the school building by a police officer. Russia's state-owned RIA Novosti news agency first reported 11 peo...

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Iran's Guards blame U.S. ship for warning shots incident in Gulf

Iran's Guards blame U.S. ship for warning shots incident in Gulf

Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said the warning shots were fired after the Iranian fast boats came as close as 150 yards (450 feet) of six U.S. military vessels, including the USS Monterey, that were e...

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Chinese rocket expected to reenter

Chinese rocket expected to reenter

Space-Track, using USA military data, tweeted that the window for re-entry is now predicted to be 0104-0304 GMT Sunday, but cautioned that the uncertainty about the timing made the location hard to pi...

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Commission wants to reopen Europe to non-EU tourists

Commission wants to reopen Europe to non-EU tourists

Travel to the European Union is now extremely limited except for a handful of countries with low infection rates. Coronavirus vaccines authorised by the European Medicines Agency, the bloc's drug...

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Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; 50 injured

Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; 50 injured

The accident occurred on line 12 of the metro railway in Mexico. Shortly after the crash, Mexico City's metro service warned the public to stay away from the area . The incident happened around 10:...

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