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Twitter tightens misinformation limits ahead of Nov. 3 US election

Twitter tightens misinformation limits ahead of Nov. 3 US election

And among other measures, starting October 20, Twitter will prompt users to use the " quote tweet " function instead of simply retweeting a post - which the company believes will slow down the spread ...

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Man allegedly behind MI governor kidnap plot is an anti-Trump anarchist

Man allegedly behind MI governor kidnap plot is an anti-Trump anarchist

The FBI was able to infiltrate right-wing group and shut down plot before it materialized, says Fox News contributor Ted Williams. Michigan's governor was kept updated about a plot to abduct her a...

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Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court Confirmation Hearings

The vice presidential candidate was reluctant to answer the question during the VP debate , while Biden has repeatedly refused to voice a commitment on the issue, preferring to point fingers at Trump...

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Unexpected arrival for plane passengers as baby born in middle of flight

Unexpected arrival for plane passengers as baby born in middle of flight

Only the headline has been changed. The IndiGo crew members are also being praised for helping the woman deliver the baby onboard the flight safely. She was greeted by dozens of airport staffers who...

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Pakistan to block social media app TikTok for 'immoral' content

Pakistan to block social media app TikTok for 'immoral' content

According to an earlier report by news agency Reuters, officials said that the government was planning to block the app for failing to filter out what they called was "immoral" content. Any deal wil...

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Final Day Of Fat Bear Week

Final Day Of Fat Bear Week

The votes are in and the fattest of the fat bears at an Alaska national park has been named. Talking about 747's impressive size, the park said: "This year he really packed on the pounds, looking li...

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Trump Could Suffer 'Reversal' in COVID Treatment

Trump Could Suffer 'Reversal' in COVID Treatment

Trump announced around 1 a.m. Friday that he and his wife, Melania, had tested positive for coronavirus . He noted that no one could say that people worldwide and American allies are lying and cal...

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World Health Organization reports 338779 new COVID-19 cases

World Health Organization reports 338779 new COVID-19 cases

The United Kingdom recorded more than 17,000 cases on Thursday with the country's Health Minister Matt Hancock warning that the United Kingdom was at a "perilous moment". The US remains the country ...

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Trump loses effort in appeals court to block Vance tax subpoena

Trump loses effort in appeals court to block Vance tax subpoena

The appeals court also rejected Trump's bad faith argument, which was based on Vance's decision to issue the subpoena at a time when Democrats were increasingly dismayed by their failure to obtain...

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Surfer vanishes in suspected shark attack in Australia

Surfer vanishes in suspected shark attack in Australia

Police said they received a report of a possible shark attack at Wylie Bay at about 10.45am (0245 GMT). The species is unknown. Beaches in the area have since been closed. CNN affiliate Seven News r...

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Coronavirus: 506 new cases take national total above 40000

Coronavirus: 506 new cases take national total above 40000

Those in their 20s represent the largest demographic in the county to contract the virus, or 295 cases to date, which is 21 percent of the overall total of 1,389. The new cases on Thursday included a ...

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Hundreds of protesters arrested in Jakarta

Hundreds of protesters arrested in Jakarta

Nationwide protests and labour strikes against a polarising new jobs law in Indonesia continued across the country for a third straight day on Thursday. "I feel sorry for labourers working day and nig...

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Russian Federation touts test launch of hypersonic missile on Putin's birthday

Russian Federation touts test launch of hypersonic missile on Putin's birthday

The United States is watching Russian missile tests which informs Washington's arms control policies, a State Department spokesperson said on Thursday commenting on the Zircon hypersonic cruise miss...

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Two hospitalized after ammunition depot explodes in Russia's Ryazan

Two hospitalized after ammunition depot explodes in Russia's Ryazan

Sergey Kuzminov, the head of the territorial Center for Disaster Medicine, told Sputnik that eight people have been injured as a result of the fire. The emergencies ministry said it had evacuated ...

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UN World Food Program wins Nobel Peace Prize

UN World Food Program wins Nobel Peace Prize

It is the world's largest humanitarian organisation. The Rome-based organisation says it helps some 97 million people in about 88 countries each year, and that one in nine people worldwide still do ...

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"Get Lost": Taiwan Strongly Reacts To China's Note To Indian Media

Four decades later, neither side has shifted. While India has no formal diplomatic ties to Taiwan, but both states maintain close business and cultural ties. The United States a year ago approved an...

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Stolen Mao Zedong calligraphy scroll worth $300M found cut in half

Stolen Mao Zedong calligraphy scroll worth $300M found cut in half

According to The Times, the buyer has since come forward following reports about the calligraphic scroll saying he believed it was a counterfeit and cut it so he could store it easier. "That's why it ...

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New strike on historic Karabakh church injures journalists: Armenia

New strike on historic Karabakh church injures journalists: Armenia

The army published images of the damage to the cathedral. The enormous cathedral, built between 1868 and 1887, is of major symbolic importance for Armenians. Russia's foreign ministry said earlier o...

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Hurricane Delta to make landfall Friday, bringing deadly storm surge, heavy wind

Hurricane Delta to make landfall Friday, bringing deadly storm surge, heavy wind

New Orleans, well to the east of the projected landfall area, was expected to escape the worst of Hurricane Delta. Louisiana residents, still recovering from the devastation of a powerful hurricane ...

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South Korea fire: Devastating inferno engulfs Busan tower block with residents stranded

South Korea fire: Devastating inferno engulfs Busan tower block with residents stranded

According to the Ulsan Fire Department, 15 people were rushed to hospital and 43 residents were evacuated to the rooftop where specialist on-site crews were taking care of them. There were no immediat...

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Girl dies in locked auto after dad refuses to break window

Deal's brother, according to the interview, then went quickly to Deal's home as the phone call had anxious him. Deal's arrest report shows that he told Metro Police the toddler would be OK insid...

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FBI Thwarts Terrorist Plot to Kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer

FBI Thwarts Terrorist Plot to Kidnap Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer

Certainly, I would say there's white supremacy elements to many of these groups. He said the Federal Bureau of Investigation learned through social media that a group of people were discussing the...

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Plot to kidnap Gov. Whitmer thwarted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

Plot to kidnap Gov. Whitmer thwarted by the Federal Bureau of Investigation

The state attorney general announced additional charges under Michigan's anti-terrorism law. Members of the alleged conspiracy schemed to kidnap Whitmer at her vacation home in northern MI, accordi...

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Officer cleared in killing of Black teen, Wisconsin protests

Officer cleared in killing of Black teen, Wisconsin protests

According to Biskupic's report, the Wauwatosa police chief said only Mensah had fired his weapon a couple of times over the last five years. "What started as a protest has become a large disturban...

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Trump refusing to do a virtual debate with Biden

Trump refusing to do a virtual debate with Biden

Reacting to the announcement , Trump said he would not participate in a virtual debate, saying the idea of sitting in front of a computer to debate was ridiculous . Speaking to Fox Business ...

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Pew survey: Most economically advanced countries perceive China negatively

Pew survey: Most economically advanced countries perceive China negatively

Young Americans in the poll for the first time expressed a majority negative opinion of China , with 56% of adults aged 18 to 29 saying they have an unfavorable view. The survey showed that while 78%...

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National coronavirus tally rises to 66.85 lakh with 61,267 fresh cases

National coronavirus tally rises to 66.85 lakh with 61,267 fresh cases

Sikka added that with the cold weather setting in, if people are affected by influenza, malaria or dengue, their immunity will be much lower, and chances of being infected by Covid will increase. Givi...

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Facebook will ban political ads after polls close on election night

Facebook will ban political ads after polls close on election night

While Facebook and other social media companies have strengthened their policies and enforcement since, the threats to the election process have also become more sophisticated in that time. "We thou...

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Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey announces retirement

Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey announces retirement

The Inquirer reported Toomey would leave public office at the end of his term, citing two people familiar with his plans. Previously, Toomey did not rule out running for governor, but he made clear...

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Armenian PM Asked U.S. to Stop Selling Turkey Fighter Jets

Armenian PM Asked U.S. to Stop Selling Turkey Fighter Jets

By the time the war ended in 1994, Armenian forces not only held Nagorno-Karabakh itself but substantial areas outside the territory's formal borders, including Madagiz, the village Azerbaijan claim...

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Russian Federation says Northern Cyprus's plans to open Varosha beach unacceptable

Russian Federation says Northern Cyprus's plans to open Varosha beach unacceptable

Guterres' spokesman, Stephane Dujarric, said in a statement that the United Nations chief urged all sides to enter into talks to resolve differences and repeated his readiness to arrange such a meetin...

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Pakistan backs China over Hong Kong issue at UN

Pakistan backs China over Hong Kong issue at UN

Human Rights Watch's Louis Charbonneau, the organisation's United Nations director, said governments should "build on the growing outrage and call on the UN's leadership to establish without delay ...

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ISIS militants linked to slaying of 2 Japanese are indicted by US

ISIS militants linked to slaying of 2 Japanese are indicted by US

Emwazi appeared and spoke in the video of Foley's execution. He was eliminated by a US drone strike in Syria in 2015. They were scheduled to make their first court appearance in Alexandria, Virgin...

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Louis Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters Indicted by Grand Jury

Louis Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters Indicted by Grand Jury

On Tuesday, McCloskey and his wife were indicted on charges of exhibiting guns and tampering with evidence in connection to a June protest in which the couple confronted Black Lives Matter protest...

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Opposition in Kyrgyzstan claims power after storming government buildings

Opposition in Kyrgyzstan claims power after storming government buildings

But he ordered security forces not to shoot protesters. One person was killed and 590 wounded in unrest overnight, the Government said. As well as parliament, the protesters stormed other governme...

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