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China 'to retaliate' if USA acts against journalists

China 'to retaliate' if USA acts against journalists

China Daily , an English-language publication run by China's Propaganda Department, has paid millions to place advertorial supplements in prominent US newspapers, according to the Department of Justic...

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Florida man allegedly shoots Burger King employee over slow drive-thru order

Florida man allegedly shoots Burger King employee over slow drive-thru order

The employee tried to warn Addison he was on camera but that didn't matter since he took his anger out on him. After initial reports that Addison was sacked from his job after the video became publi...

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Damn: Jacinda Ardern Is Hitting Pause On The NZ Travel Bubble

Damn: Jacinda Ardern Is Hitting Pause On The NZ Travel Bubble

Ms Ardern said Australia would need to have 28 consecutive days with zero community transmission, something she believes will not be possible in the upcoming months. "It's also a message to us to co...

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Kanye West withdraws petition to be on US state's presidential ballot

Kanye West withdraws petition to be on US state's presidential ballot

The "Mercy" hitmaker has been touting Tidball, a Christian leader from his adopted home state of Wyoming, as his sidekick in his 2020 campaign in recent weeks, but on Monday, August 3, he formally lis...

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Australia's Victoria state to impose penalties for breaching COVID-19 isolation orders

Australia's Victoria state to impose penalties for breaching COVID-19 isolation orders

About 5 million people in Australia's second-most populous city Melbourne are contending with some of the harshest restrictions ever imposed on the city, after authorities declared a "state of di...

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Tropical Storm Isaias batters US Northeast

Tropical Storm Isaias batters US Northeast

ME is expected to miss the heaviest rain, but will receive some stronger wind gusts. Tropical Storm Isaias has pummeled Virginia on its way toward Washington and other cities of the US Northeast, ...

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Aurora Police Detain Black Family and Handcuff Children in Stolen Car Mixup

Aurora Police Detain Black Family and Handcuff Children in Stolen Car Mixup

Gilliam and the four girls all are Black. It comes as protests around the country, sparked by the police custody death of George Floyd, have called for a review of police methods. The tactic involve...

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Former King Juan Carlos leaves Spain for unknown destination

Former King Juan Carlos leaves Spain for unknown destination

This has now been followed by damaging testimony in Spanish media that the 82-year-old had received millions of euros from the late King Abdullah , some of which he then allegedly transferred to a ba...

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Italy to inaugurate new Genoa bridge two years after deadly collapse

Italy to inaugurate new Genoa bridge two years after deadly collapse

Jets trailing the colors of the Italian flag will roar overhead as the national anthem plays, nearly two years to the day the Morandi highway gave away during heavy rain, hurling dozens of cars and se...

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Iran records highest COVID-19 cases in over month

Iran records highest COVID-19 cases in over month

The Iranian government's own records appear to show nearly 42,000 people died with coronavirus symptoms up to 20 July, against 14,405 reported by the country's health ministry. Regarding the leak, the...

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Aoun Appoints His Advisor as Lebanon's Foreign Minister

Aoun Appoints His Advisor as Lebanon's Foreign Minister

The first major split opened up in Lebanese Prime Minister Hassan Diab's barely six-month-old government on Monday when his foreign minister resigned. "I participated in this government on the basis t...

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EVA Air introduces special flight to nowhere on Hello Kitty plane

To satisfy travelers' wishes, EVA Air has chose to introduce an "alternative travel experience' on August 8, Father's Day". As reported previously by Macau News Agency (MNA), now Taiwan and South ...

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Woman claims to have seen Prince Andrew at club with Virginia Giuffre

Woman claims to have seen Prince Andrew at club with Virginia Giuffre

And I do wish her well. Klum herself has released a statement to PEOPLE , saying, "I have been watching the news and see that I have been mistakenly named as a passenger on one of Mr. For instanc...

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VIRUS OUTBREAK: Metro Manila returns to lockdown as virus spikes

VIRUS OUTBREAK: Metro Manila returns to lockdown as virus spikes

Other organizations previously allowed to partly reopen, which includes barbershops, web cafes, gyms, dine-in eating places, massage and tattoo shops, generate-in cinemas, and vacationer destinations,...

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United Nations warns of 'generational catastrophe' over coronavirus school closures

As a result, 40million children have missed out on education "in their critical preschool year", he said, while 24million are at risk of dropping out or having no access to education next year as a ...

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In apparent reversal, Trump encourages Floridians to vote by mail

In apparent reversal, Trump encourages Floridians to vote by mail

Trump is right on one thing. Despite Trump's insistence to the contrary, cases of election fraud in the US are exceedingly rare, though experts acknowledge that there are some slightly higher fr...

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"Come, Check Them Out": Egypt On Elon Musk's Aliens Built Pyramids Tweet

Musk later tweeted a BBC article titled "The Private Lives of the Pyramid-builders" which he described as a "sensible summary" for how the structures were built. Three thousand, eight hundred year...

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Trump signs law to fund overdue maintenance of public lands

Trump signs law to fund overdue maintenance of public lands

The suspension, as well as Monday's executive order , come as the coronavirus pandemic and subsequent lockdowns wreak havoc on the U.S. economy. Additionally, the executive order also requires the ...

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Trump Says US Recorded 'Lower Than The World' Data Over COVID-19

Trump Says US Recorded 'Lower Than The World' Data Over COVID-19

You can read the transcript of this exchange below. Another is an extensive New York Times report alleging Trump engaged in "outright fraud' and reported on an investigation on practices Trump ...

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Trump on Covid death toll: 'It is what it is'

In comparison, the United States has a population of 328 million people and there have been over 158,000 deaths so far. Coming at a when the U.S. recorded a quarter of the global total of cases, Tr...

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Ukraine police detain man who took hostage in Kyiv bank

Ukraine police detain man who took hostage in Kyiv bank

On Monday, at around 15:10, the terrorist was captured alive. "There was no explosion". A manager at the Universal Bank JSC (Shevchenkivskyi district, Leonardo business center) called the police on ...

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Chesapeake School District updates school re-entry plans

Chesapeake School District updates school re-entry plans

School districts submitted final plans over the weekend, and while those policies are not expected to be changed, both parents and teachers want to make their voices heard. Students in grades 1-12 wil...

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At least 20 dead in Afghan prison raid claimed by IS

At least 20 dead in Afghan prison raid claimed by IS

From behind windows with bars, several Taliban prisoners peeked out at reporters and media crews at the scene. After detonating a vehicle bomb at the entrance on Sunday evening, Islamic State gunmen...

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Trump vows to sue Nevada to block universal mail-in ballots

Trump vows to sue Nevada to block universal mail-in ballots

Trump's tweet Monday was just his latest baseless attack on vote-by-mail expansion, which the president has repeatedly claimed-without evidence-will lead to a surge in voter fraud and cost him t...

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British paper publishes police bodycam video of George Floyd arrest

British paper publishes police bodycam video of George Floyd arrest

The footage, apparently filmed while the body cam footage was being shown in court, appears on the Daily Mail website and includes over eight minutes of the fatal encounter which have not previously...

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Men rescued from uninhabited Pacific island after writing SOS in sand

Men rescued from uninhabited Pacific island after writing SOS in sand

An Australian military helicopter delivered food and water to three sailors that had gone missing for almost three days before they were located on a Micronesian island, the Australian Navy said on Mo...

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Uma Bharti asks to be uninvited from Ram Temple event

Uma Bharti asks to be uninvited from Ram Temple event

Bharti said that she was anxious about PM Modi and others taking part in the ceremony after Home Minister Amit Shah and other BJP leaders tested positive for coronavirus. "I will reach there only afte...

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Melbourne under strict lockdown as coronavirus cases surge

Melbourne under strict lockdown as coronavirus cases surge

Police patrolled deserted streets Sunday night, enforcing an overnight curfew from 8 p.m.to 5 a.m.as part of stage four lockdown measures imposed to battle a widening coronavirus outbreak . New South...

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America's first partial face transplant recipient, Connie Culp, dies from an infection

America's first partial face transplant recipient, Connie Culp, dies from an infection

The hospital in Cleveland, in the Connie Culp in 2008, the surgery had been praised on Twitter as "incredibly fearless, lively woman". 'Her strength was evident in the fact that she had been the lon...

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Raksha Bandhan: PM Modi, President Kovind extend wishes

Raksha Bandhan: PM Modi, President Kovind extend wishes

He expressed his hope that the tradition of celebrating the sacred relationship of brother and sister will further reinforce the warm endearing amongst the siblings and will spread love, amity and pea...

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Broward School Buildings Won't Reopen Until COVID-19 Cases Decrease

Broward School Buildings Won't Reopen Until COVID-19 Cases Decrease

Punjab reported 792 coronavirus cases and 18 deaths in the last 24 hours, taking total cases to 17,853 including 11,466 discharges and 423 deaths, according to the State's Health Department. "Now we w...

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Boris Johnson postpones August lockdown easing for two weeks

Boris Johnson postpones August lockdown easing for two weeks

As cases rose across Asia and Latin America, he said that "we can't fool ourselves that we're exempt" from essential lockdown measures to effectively contain the virus. But the government would give...

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Wisbech man police feared had been killed found after five years

Wisbech man police feared had been killed found after five years

Police received information in June that led to officers finding him in a wooded area in Wisbech. Several weeks later, a murder investigation was launched. They believe the Lithuanian national, who ...

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Egypt Responds To Elon Musk's Claim That

Egypt Responds To Elon Musk's Claim That "Aliens Built The Pyramids"

Egypt has responded to Elon Musk's claim that aliens are responsible for the pyramids. While there is actual evidence on how humans built the Egyptian pyramids, the mystery of why Elon Mus...

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Donald Trump: Manhattan Fraud Investigation ‘Continuation of the Witch Hunt’

The prosecutors argued that under federal court procedural rules, Trump's complaint should be thrown out. Trump's argument that the subpoena is overbroad "rests on the false premise that the grand j...

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