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'TIME HAS COME': High-flying drone drops weed over Tel Aviv

'TIME HAS COME': High-flying drone drops weed over Tel Aviv

The public was ecstatic when bags of green cannabis fell from the sky into Tel Aviv, courtesy of the "green drone" Telegram group - which pushes for the legalization of the psychotropic drug in Isra...

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Die Welt: Belarus Leader Lukashenko to Avoid EU Sanctions Over Protest Crackdown

Die Welt: Belarus Leader Lukashenko to Avoid EU Sanctions Over Protest Crackdown

Security Council by video from Lithuania, to which she fled after the results of the August 9 election were published. As street protests in Belarus continue well into their fourth week, a 73-...

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Thailand's king reconciles with ousted consort

Thailand's king reconciles with ousted consort

Di palace say she collect punishment sake of say she bin dey try elevate herself to di "same level as di queen". Suthida married the Thai king in May, 2019 prior to his coronation. The unusually candi...

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Pregnant Woman Arrested For Planning Protest Released on Bail

Pregnant Woman Arrested For Planning Protest Released on Bail

The footage has been viewed on Facebook almost 7 million times, with many of those views coming from conservative and far-right Facebook groups. The video has sparked a social media storm, with th...

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Five people found dead, woman in hospital after shooting in GTA home

Five people found dead, woman in hospital after shooting in GTA home

The surviving victim is expected to make a full recovery, Tudos added. The ages of the victims have not been released but Tudos confirmed that two are under the age of 18. "The first shot woke me up...

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Facebook Announces Block on New Political Ads a Week Before Election Day

Facebook Announces Block on New Political Ads a Week Before Election Day

We all have a responsibility to protect our democracy, ... The announcement comes amid heightened scrutiny of Facebook's influence on politics including in countries like India where the social me...

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Protesters, police, and politicians clashed as Daniel Prude protests continued overnight

Protesters, police, and politicians clashed as Daniel Prude protests continued overnight

After realising Prude had stopped breathing , paramedics who had arrived began CPR. Mazzeo said the officers were aware that they were dealing with someone who appeared to have had some sort of m...

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Here's why you won't see a mass Covid-19 vaccine until mid

Here's why you won't see a mass Covid-19 vaccine until mid

The findings are based on two small phase trials lasting 42 days - one studying a frozen formulation of the vaccine, and another involving a lyophilised (freeze-dried) formulation of the vaccine, they...

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Russian Federation defies West sanctions after NATO`s emergency meeting over Navalny

Russian Federation defies West sanctions after NATO`s emergency meeting over Navalny

The European Union condemned "in the strongest possible terms the assassination attempt", the Borrell statement said. "We strongly condemn the latest criminal act of the Russian authorities, which...

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Berlusconi hospitalised after positive virus test

Berlusconi hospitalised after positive virus test

Sky also said he arrived by private auto, walked into the hospital, where he had a CT scan early Friday shortly after arrival. The three-time premier and media tycoon had been recently pictured in ...

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Russia's COVID-19 vaccine: Trial results 'encouraging but small'

Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday (Sept 4) that " vaccine nationalism" would only slow the effort to quash the pandemic and called for vaccines to be used fairly and effect...

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The Pentagon reportedly orders military newspaper to shut down — Stars and Stripes

The Pentagon reportedly orders military newspaper to shut down — Stars and Stripes

The Trump administration proposed slashing its $15.5 million funding in February, Axios reports, but the House funded the paper anyway. "It will continue to be a wonderful source of information to o...

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Trump sparks uproar over remarks on voting twice

Trump sparks uproar over remarks on voting twice

U.S. President Donald Trump is facing a backlash for urging voters in North Carolina to vote by mail and then try to vote again in person to test the mail-in ballot system in the November 3 electi...

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Minnesotan Who Was At Sturgis Rally Dies From COVID-19

Minnesotan Who Was At Sturgis Rally Dies From COVID-19

Hundreds of thousands of motorcyclists attended the rally despite being urged not to do so in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic. In an email to E.W. Cases among people who attended the rally hav...

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Incumbent Jamaica Labour Party wins landslide re-election

Incumbent Jamaica Labour Party wins landslide re-election

She added that she's confident that our Caribbean partners are in safe hands as 'Holness has always placed people before politics, whether it be the people of his St. Holness said that while he was pl...

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Serbia and Kosovo normalise economic ties after White House talks

Serbia and Kosovo normalise economic ties after White House talks

Hoti described the economic cooperation as a "huge step forward" in the relationship and said the two leaders were committed to working together. Kosovo, in turn, will recognize Israel, becoming one o...

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One death, seven new cases of COVID-19 in Trego County

One death, seven new cases of COVID-19 in Trego County

Neighboring Lackawanna County has 2,154 cases and 214 deaths; Monroe County has 1,731 cases and 129 deaths. Kim Wilson, the health minister, said that government epidemiologists had been alerted to ...

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Family of Rwandan Hotelier Arrested for Terrorism Accuse Government of Kidnapping Him

Family of Rwandan Hotelier Arrested for Terrorism Accuse Government of Kidnapping Him

Rwandan investigators say Rusesabagina, who was played by USA actor Don Cheadle in the 2004 Oscar-nominated film " Hotel Rwanda ", was arrested "through worldwide cooperation" but have refused to elab...

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Auto ploughs into Black Lives Matter protesters at Times Square

Auto ploughs into Black Lives Matter protesters at Times Square

A video shared on social media showed people chanting " No justice, no peace " in the square, when a honking vehicle pulls up and tries to drive through the crowd, eventually forcing its way past. N...

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Are Boneless Chicken Wings Really Wings? This Man Says NO.

Are Boneless Chicken Wings Really Wings? This Man Says NO.

A man in the United States dipped his toes into the preverbal bleu cheese of civic discourse at a recent city council meeting in Lincoln, Nebraska, when he argued the name of boneless chicken wings ...

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Federal task force kills Portland shooting suspect at arrest

Federal task force kills Portland shooting suspect at arrest

Officers from several agencies were in Lacey searching for a suspect when they spotted him leaving an apartment and attempting to enter a vehicle, he said. While they mention that the original shootin...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says talks begin despite Greek’s denial

North Atlantic Treaty Organisation says talks begin despite Greek’s denial

Relations between North Atlantic Treaty Organisation allies Turkey and France have deteriorated over conflicting policies in Syria, Libya and Turkey's dispute with Greece over energy resources, and ...

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George Washington University professor says she lied about being black

George Washington University professor says she lied about being black

She also said she was a "culture vulture" and that she should be canceled, "I should absolutely be cancelled. No". Ms Krug , who has taught at the university in Washington DC since 2012, is an expe...

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90 arrests as violence breaks out during UK Extinction Rebellion protests

90 arrests as violence breaks out during UK Extinction Rebellion protests

Hundreds of protesters gathered near Parliament to urge returning lawmakers to support a climate emergency bill and to prepare for a climate crisis. Campaigners enjoyed a carnival-like atmosphere, w...

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North Atlantic Treaty Organisation demands probe into Moscow's Novichok programme after Navalny poisoning

European Union top diplomat, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg called on Russian authorities to investigate use of the military-grade chemical agent and called for a special meeting on Nava...

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B.C. tops 6000 confirmed cases since the start of the pandemic

B.C. tops 6000 confirmed cases since the start of the pandemic

Elsewhere in the province, there have been 450 cases of COVID-19 in the Interior Health region, 178 in Island Health and 167 in Northern Health. There are also 34 individuals who are now hospitalize...

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United States defends intelligence report on Russians claim about Joe Biden`s mental health

United States defends intelligence report on Russians claim about Joe Biden`s mental health

By attacking USA mail-in ballot integrity, Schiff said , "Russia is echoing destructive and false narratives around vote by mail that President Trump and his enablers, including Attorney General (W...

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French President: keen to help guarantee Iraq's security and economic sovereignty

French President: keen to help guarantee Iraq's security and economic sovereignty

Iraq was ravaged by waves of sectarian conflict after former dictator Saddam Hussein was toppled in a 2003 US-led invasion, in which France did not take part. He said Iraqis, who had "suffered so much...

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Judge kicks Kanye West off Virginia ballot for November

Judge kicks Kanye West off Virginia ballot for November

West's campaign turned in almost 58,000 signatures Wednesday, well over the 39,000 needed to appear on the ballot. West, who announced his bid for the presidency July 4, has made the ballot in state...

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Facebook bans politician of India’s ruling party for violating hate speech

Facebook bans politician of India’s ruling party for violating hate speech

Under pressure for weeks over its handling of hate speech in India, Facebook on Thursday said it has banned BJP MLA T Raja Singh from its platform and Instagram for violating its policy around con...

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Beirut blasts: 4 tonnes of ammonium nitrate found near scene

Beirut blasts: 4 tonnes of ammonium nitrate found near scene

News of the rescue prompted crowds to form at the rescue site, who grew angry as rescue efforts were paused in a city desperate for hope. The authorities blamed the explosion on the unsafe storage ...

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Saudi Arabia opens its skies for all Israeli flights

Saudi Arabia opens its skies for all Israeli flights

The Saudi state news agency reported on Wednesday that all flights to and from the UAE will be permitted to use Saudi airspace, according to the aviation authority. The return flight also used Saudi...

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Bodies of 5 children found at apartment in Germany

Bodies of 5 children found at apartment in Germany

Solingen is a city of some 160,000 inhabitants located an equal distance from Duesseldorf and Cologne. A forensic officer leaves a house, where five dead children were found in Solingen, Germany . ...

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Blaze breaks out again on supertanker off Sri Lanka, cargo area intact

Blaze breaks out again on supertanker off Sri Lanka, cargo area intact

However, one crew member is reported to be injured, another missing, while the captain is onboard with another crew member. "The bulk of the crew 12 members were taken on board by another merchant ves...

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Govt launches contact-tracing app to help fight COVID-19

Govt launches contact-tracing app to help fight COVID-19

Using Bluetooth, the COVID Alert SA app emits a randomly generated code that is picked by other users when two phones come into proximity of one another. "Congratulations to the people of Newfoundland...

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