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Federal prosecutor announces inquiry into nine discarded ballots cast for Trump

Federal prosecutor announces inquiry into nine discarded ballots cast for Trump

The Justice Department and FBI are investigating potential mail-in ballot irregularities in Pennsylvania, a crucial swing state for the 2020 presidential election. "He will accept the will of the Amer...

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Sushant Singh Rajputs family lawyer claims CBI probe has slowed down

Sushant Singh Rajputs family lawyer claims CBI probe has slowed down

Sudhir Gupta said, "The investigation is still going on". Sushant Singh Rajput was found hanging at his Bandra apartment on June 14. No conclusive opinion could be made just by seeing pictures. "I...

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OH man dies in grizzly bear attack in Alaska

OH man dies in grizzly bear attack in Alaska

Elias National Park and Preserve, a 13.2-million-acre park in the eastern part of the state next to the Yukon in Canada. According to NPS, the hunter was on a 10-day moose hunt with a friend when th...

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Courage fur the ages! Rat’s medal for bravery

Courage fur the ages! Rat’s medal for bravery

Magawa, a rat that has been trained to detect explosives, was awarded the PDSA Gold Medal on Friday for his bravery in searching out unexploded landmines in Cambodia . Cox said its team of "HeroRAT...

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At least 20 dead in Ukraine military plane crash

At least 20 dead in Ukraine military plane crash

The search operation is ongoing as the fate of another four people remains unclear. The local governor also added that, of the 28 people on board , seven were military officers and 21 were cadets...

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EU must rise to challenge on migration, EU Commission chief says

EU must rise to challenge on migration, EU Commission chief says

Endless feuds over where to locate people have caused bad blood between the Mediterranean-shore countries where they mainly arrive, the reluctant easterners, and the richer northern states where numer...

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Military Plane Crashes in Ukraine, Killing 22

Military Plane Crashes in Ukraine, Killing 22

At least two people were injured and taken to hospital in a serious condition, and the search continued for the others, Deputy Interior Minister Anton Gerashchenko said. It said 27 people had been on ...

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Woman tased after refusing to wear mask at football game

Woman tased after refusing to wear mask at football game

That's when he uses a taser on her, shocking onlookers. Schultheiss confirmed that the junior high school assistant principal Adam Twiss was also present asking the MCS mother to comply and put her ...

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Japan PM Yoshihide Suga

Japan PM Yoshihide Suga "Determined" To Hold Olympics Despite Coronavirus

It also made a decision to launch another subsidy program in mid-October, in which discounts and coupons will be offered to those who purchase tickets for certain entertainment and cultural events. Th...

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More sunshine and drying out this weekend

More sunshine and drying out this weekend

Lows in the low 60s. FRIDAY: Extensive cloud cover to start with a few peaks of sun developing during the afternoon hours. FRIDAY NIGHT: Areas of low clouds and fog develop by sunrise. Rain...

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Facebook removed Russian fake accounts targeting multiple countries including Georgia

Facebook removed Russian fake accounts targeting multiple countries including Georgia

Nathaniel Gleicher, Facebook's head of security policy, said in the blog post that coordinated inauthentic behavior had been discovered on the platform. USA prosecutors have accused military intelli...

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Spain's coronavirus cases exceed 700,000

Spain's coronavirus cases exceed 700,000

National Health Minister Salvador Illa said the Spanish government is recommending tougher measures including a partial lockdown for the whole of Madrid and its 3.3 million residents. "What we do, we ...

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Lindsey Graham: 'I'm getting killed financially'

Lindsey Graham: 'I'm getting killed financially'

My opponent will raise nearly $100 million, Ainsley, in the state of SC. "They're not going to intimidate me, [Senate Majority Leader] Mitch McConnell [R-Ky.] or anybody else", Graham said Monday. G...

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Trump Supreme Court Nominees List: Who Are In The Running?

Trump Supreme Court Nominees List: Who Are In The Running?

Judge Barrett clearly understands her duty will be to decide the cases before her. Barrett is now the highest-profile contender and possibly the most controversial over her pro-life views. "Barret...

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Police officer shot dead by suspect at London police station

Police officer shot dead by suspect at London police station

According to the authorities, the gunman was now in a critical state. No police firearms were discharged, the Met Police said. A murder investigation is now underway, police have said in a stateme...

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India reports 86,052 new Covid cases

India reports 86,052 new Covid cases

For a week now, the number of daily Covid-19 cases has been showing a declining trend. In the last 72 hours, the state added 1,000 COVID-19 deaths even as new cases continue to soar. India's COVID-19 ...

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Cuomo: NY will conduct its own vaccine review

Cuomo: NY will conduct its own vaccine review

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that he is appointing a committee to oversee the distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine, saying he does not trust the federal government to guarantee its safety. 'That sounds...

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Cambodia landmine detection rat awarded miniature gold medal for ‘lifesaving bravery’

Cambodia landmine detection rat awarded miniature gold medal for ‘lifesaving bravery’

Magawa, a giant African pouched rat, has discovered 39 landmines and 28 items of unexploded ordnance since he was trained by a charity. Magawa, based in the northern city of Siem Reap, is the first ...

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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong arrested

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong arrested

Hong Kong authorities should cease politically motivated prosecutions of pro-democracy activists, Human Rights Watch said today. He is accused of "inciting others to participate in unauthorized assemb...

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2 wounded in knife attack in Paris, suspect arrested

2 wounded in knife attack in Paris, suspect arrested

Anti-terrorist police are investigating a case of attempted murder. At least four people were injured in a stabbing attack on Friday in central Paris , police say. Police did not release the identi...

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CM Nitish Kumar Shares Bihar's Sustainable Development Efforts at UN Climate Roundtable

CM Nitish Kumar Shares Bihar's Sustainable Development Efforts at UN Climate Roundtable

As the co-host of the postponed United Nations global climate summit in Glasgow next year, the UK is expected to steer diplomatic efforts on the environment, but has yet to announce its own targ...

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Coronavirus: Trudeau says Canada is in a second COVID-19 wave

Coronavirus: Trudeau says Canada is in a second COVID-19 wave

There will be a new Canadian Disability Benefit and an employment strategy for Canadians with disabilities. "But we're healthy and we have neighbours and friends dropping off food and coffees and th...

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Australian think tank says there are 380 detention camps in Xinjiang

Australian think tank says there are 380 detention camps in Xinjiang

The Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) said it had identified more than 380 "suspected detention facilities" in the region, where China is believed to have held more than one million Uighu...

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Indian farmers protest, fear exploitation by private players

Indian farmers protest, fear exploitation by private players

The "Bharat Bandh" comes a day after farmers " bodies in Punjab and Haryana began a three-day "rail roko' agitation to mark their protest against the farm bills. "The new agriculture laws will enslav...

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Princess Eugenie is pregnant with her first child

Princess Eugenie is pregnant with her first child

The Queen and Prince Philip are "delighted" with the news, as are Prince Andrew and his wife Sarah, the Duchess of York, and Brooksbank's parents, the statement says. Princess Eugenie is the younger ...

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US Judge blocks TikTok ban, asks the US to defend the decision

US Judge blocks TikTok ban, asks the US to defend the decision

USA officials have expressed serious concerns that the personal data of as many as 100 million Americans that use TikTok was being passed on to China's Communist Party government. Oracle and WalMart, ...

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Multiple explosions result in massive fire at ONGC plant — Surat

The blaze, which was preceded by three blasts, has been extinguished, the official said, adding no one was hurt. ONGC has a fire system of its own but fire tenders from Surat and adjoining areas h...

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WeirdNews: Russian special forces arrest 'Jesus of Siberia

WeirdNews: Russian special forces arrest 'Jesus of Siberia

Russia 's Investigations Committee alleges the group caused emotional and physical harm to their followers and extorted money. The other suspects were identified as Torop's alleged right-hand man Va...

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Israel reports highest ever daily spike in coronavirus infections

Israel reports highest ever daily spike in coronavirus infections

Even during normal times, Israel completely shuts down for Yom Kippur, the Jewish Day of Atonement, with businesses and airports closed, roads empty, and even radio and television stations going silen...

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Coronavirus sniffer dogs get to work at Helsinki airport

Coronavirus sniffer dogs get to work at Helsinki airport

The trial involves 16 dogs with four being deployed per shift, all from WiseNose, a small non-profit detection agency in Finland . "They are very good (at it)". It takes the dog 10 seconds to sniff...

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Rubber meets the road for Vietnamese factory accused of selling used condoms

Rubber meets the road for Vietnamese factory accused of selling used condoms

Following a tip from a local resident, Binh Duong provincial market inspectors over the weekend raided a factory near Ho Chi Minh City where they found used condoms being repacked for sale at the mark...

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Covid-19: Saudi Arabia lifts ban on flights from Pakistan

Covid-19: Saudi Arabia lifts ban on flights from Pakistan

Hajj Minister Muhammad Benten said the kingdom will launch an online application that allows citizens, residents of Saudi Arabia and visitors to apply and reserve a specific time and date in which t...

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Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong arrested for 'unlawful assembly' over 2019 protest

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong arrested for 'unlawful assembly' over 2019 protest

Jonathan Man, Wong's lawyer, told AFP news agency that the pro-democracy activist was "accused of participating in an unlawful assembly on October 5 previous year, when hundreds marched to oppose an a...

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USA maximum pressure on Iran is not working, France's Macron tells UN

USA maximum pressure on Iran is not working, France's Macron tells UN

The accord had been signed by the Obama administration. The comments come days after Iran's currency fell to its lowest ever levels as a result of sanctions imposed by Donald Trump, which effectivel...

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Trump's Niece Sues Him, Claims Was

Trump's Niece Sues Him, Claims Was "Cheated Out Of Millions Of Dollars"

The suit also notes: "For Donald J. Trump, his sister Maryanne , and their late brother Robert , fraud was not just the family business - it was a way of life". "As a direct and proximate result o...

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