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Injured, Around 70 Feared Trapped After Maharashtra Building Collapse

Injured, Around 70 Feared Trapped After Maharashtra Building Collapse

The whole structure has effectively been reduced to dust and rubble, with footage from the scene showing that the building fell into its own footprint. A video shared on social media late Monday showe...

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Jerry Falwell Jr. reportedly resigns from Liberty University

Jerry Falwell Jr. reportedly resigns from Liberty University

Jerry Falwell Sr. The conservative Christian university holds its students to a strict moral code , which includes prohibitions on sex outside of marriage and same-sex relationships. Earlier today t...

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California high court rejects Scott Peterson's death penalty

California high court rejects Scott Peterson's death penalty

In a written decision dated Monday, the court upheld Scott Peterson's guilty judgment. The court says prosecutors may try again for the same sentence if they wish in the high-profile case. In 2019...

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How safe is it for children to return to England’s schools?

How safe is it for children to return to England’s schools?

Boris Johnson has issued a plea to parents to send their children back to the classroom when schools reopen next month. The phenomenal work involved in the translation of the advice in multi-langua...

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NY attorney general demands Eric Trump testimony in Trump probe

NY attorney general demands Eric Trump testimony in Trump probe

NY state's attorney general is investigating whether the Trump Organization and Donald Trump improperly inflated the value of the USA president's assets on annual financial statements in order to secu...

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More snow, colder temperatures ahead: Farmers Almanac

Last year, the Farmers' Almanac predicted a "Polar Coaster Winter" for much of the US. The almanac's long-range weather forecast is anticipating "cold and snowy conditions in the north, dry in t...

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Protests after Black man shot in the back by police in Wisconsin

Protests after Black man shot in the back by police in Wisconsin

Protesters set cars on fire, smashed windows and clashed with officers in riot gear after Kenosha police shot and wounded a Black man, apparently in the back, while responding to a call about a d...

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In China, a Trump wax statue maker laments virus impact

In China, a Trump wax statue maker laments virus impact

All we do is lose money". The president entered into a high-stakes trade war with China before reaching a partial phase one trade deal in January. Trump contrasted his tough approach on China with...

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Brazilian president lifts up dwarf, mistaking him for a child

Brazilian president lifts up dwarf, mistaking him for a child

Last December to a reporter who asked him about this fact, Bolsonaro replied that "He has a bad homosexual face", while another journalist who also asked him about this issue said: "Ask your mother if...

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Twitter Flags Donald Trump's Mail-In-Voting Tweet As

Twitter Flags Donald Trump's Mail-In-Voting Tweet As "Misleading"

The 45th President of the United States claimed that he would happily delete his Twitter "if we had a fair press in this country". Earlier today, President Trump tweeted that mail drop boxes are a...

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‘Dead’ woman found to be breathing at Detroit funeral home

‘Dead’ woman found to be breathing at Detroit funeral home

The fire department in Southfield says first responders spent 30 minutes on Sunday trying to revive the 20-year-old and determined there was no sign of life. "The funeral home unzipping the body bag...

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Japan's Abe Visits Hospital Again Amid Speculation About Health

Japan's Abe Visits Hospital Again Amid Speculation About Health

Japanese media have speculated about Abe's health this month, including detailed reports on his walking speed. But recently marked the very first time Abe's health had actually ended up being a talk...

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Four-day sentencing hearing for NZ mosque shooter begins

Four-day sentencing hearing for NZ mosque shooter begins

He has pleaded guilty to 51 charges of murder, 40 charges of attempted murder and one charge of committing a terrorist act. He declared his political and anti-Islamic views as his motivations, whi...

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5-storey structure crashes, 1 dead, several trapped

Have spoken to DG NDRF to provide all possible assistance, teams are on the way and will be assisting with the rescue operations as soon as possible. "One dead and seven injured in the building col...

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Local COVID-19 Case Numbers Holding Steady

Local COVID-19 Case Numbers Holding Steady

Bernalillo County, with a total of 5,601 cases, accounts for about 23% of the state's total. The county now has 923 cases. According to a Sunday release from the Iowa Department of Public Health, ...

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Moderna, EU conclude advanced talks to supply COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Moderna, EU conclude advanced talks to supply COVID-19 vaccine candidate

The goal is to deliver 2 billion effective vaccines by the end of next year. Speaking of ways to contain the virus, Tedros said that the lockdowns enabled many countries to suppress transmission a...

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China says it's been vaccinating doctors and border workers since July

China says it's been vaccinating doctors and border workers since July

U.S. President Donald Trump gestures during a tour of the Fujifilm Diosynth Biotechnologies' Innovation Center, a pharmaceutical manufacturing plant where components for a potential COVID-19 vaccine c...

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Wisconsin: Protests erupt after police shoot black man

Wisconsin: Protests erupt after police shoot black man

Witnesses allege that Jacob Blake (aka #JakeBlake ) was shot in front of his children. Kenosha police said the Wisconsin department of justice would be investigating the "officer involved shoot...

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B.C. host fined for party violating COVID-19 measures

B.C. host fined for party violating COVID-19 measures

On Saturday night, they were called to the home for a noise disturbance and encountered 15 people inside the unit, according to a news release. The host said he would cooperate so officers left but ...

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University of Miami students test positive for COVID-19 - .

University of Miami students test positive for COVID-19 - .

So, I would not be surprised if we had to shut down". Buildings on all campuses have reopened. Although the university does not disclose the number of beds available for students to quarantine, 16...

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South Korea reports biggest rise in coronavirus cases since March

South Korea reports biggest rise in coronavirus cases since March

The lower figure may be because of reduced COVID-19 testing conducted over the weekend - 13,236 virus tests carried out Sunday, compared to 15,386 tests on Saturday and 21,677 tests on Friday. The num...

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Coronavirus: Donald Trump announces approval of plasma treatment

Coronavirus: Donald Trump announces approval of plasma treatment

Stephen Hahn said in a statement . However, the FDA also warned that convalescent plasma treatment "should not be considered a new standard of care for the treatment of patients with COVID-19", and t...

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House passes USPS bill amid mail-in voting controversy

House passes USPS bill amid mail-in voting controversy

As for a protest sign slogan, the star needed only turn to one of her best-known films for inspiration. The legislation comes amidst widespread concern about new policy changes, including the collec...

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Former GOP Sen. Jeff Flake endorses Biden

Former GOP Sen. Jeff Flake endorses Biden

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden said he would follow public health advisers' advice if they called for a national shutdown should he take office and the coronavirus had not abated. The i...

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France condemns vandalism at Nazi massacre memorial

France condemns vandalism at Nazi massacre memorial

The wall of the memorial centre in Oradour-sur-Glane bears the inscription village martyr (village of martyrs), but vandals scored out the word "martyr" and instead wrote 'menteur' - liar in Engli...

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At least 5 killed in bomb blasts in southern Philippine town

At least 5 killed in bomb blasts in southern Philippine town

An initial picture seen by The Associated Press showed soldiers carrying a man from the scene of the explosion near an army truck. "That was the time that the improvised explosive device detonated", h...

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Man and 2 children killed in Donegal road incident

Man and 2 children killed in Donegal road incident

The children's mother and John's wife Geraldine (45), will lead mourners at the funeral. A man and two children have died after the auto they were in plunged into water in county Donegal. It was als...

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Natanz nuclear facility incident, act of sabotage: AEOI spox

Natanz nuclear facility incident, act of sabotage: AEOI spox

The organization had said the fire at the Natanz site on July 2 caused major damage to a facility for developing high-performance centrifuges for uranium enrichment. Iran insists its nuclear program...

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Auckland to move to Level 2 from Monday

Auckland to move to Level 2 from Monday

Ardern said given the recent transmission on this form of public transport, Cabinet chose to move to mandate the wearing of face coverings on public transport and Ubers under alert level 2 and above...

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Philippines minister accuses China of fabricating sea claims

Philippines minister accuses China of fabricating sea claims

Earlier that month, Beijing announced the creation of two "new districts" in the South China Sea, a move that the Philippines said violated global law, the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea, and the...

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Coronavirus: India to get dedicated vaccine portal soon, says ICMR

Coronavirus: India to get dedicated vaccine portal soon, says ICMR

The coronavirus vaccine produced by Oxford University and AstraZeneca, the most promising of the 30 companies now completing clinical trials, could be available before the end of the year. The Covis...

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UK leader urges parents to let kids to return to school

UK leader urges parents to let kids to return to school

Johnson has said reopening schools in September is a social, economic and moral imperative, insisting they would be able to operate safely despite the COVID-19 pandemic . English and Welsh schools wi...

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London's famous Tower Bridge gets stuck in an open position

London's famous Tower Bridge gets stuck in an open position

Tower Bridge remains closed to vehicles after it was stuck open for more than an hour on Saturday due to a "mechanical fault". Pictures show queues of motorists and pedestrians forming on both sides...

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India's virus caseload tops 3 million as disease moves south

India's virus caseload tops 3 million as disease moves south

The COVID-19 tally in the union territory rose to 10,522 and the toll mounted to 159 with the addition of 412 fresh cases and eight deaths, the health department said. About 22,80,566 lakh people have...

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Search Launched For Another Missing Fort Hood Soldier

Search Launched For Another Missing Fort Hood Soldier

A soldier who has gone missing from Fort Hood in Central Texas has been involved in an open investigation of abusive sexual contact, officials said. His remains were found June 21 in a field in Kill...

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