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Pope Francis account 'caught liking bikini model's suspenders picture' on Instagram

Pope Francis account 'caught liking bikini model's suspenders picture' on Instagram

There is also no word on if Pope Francis runs his own account (although it's unlikely). Natalia said that my mother rejected this picture but the Pope liked it. "Just appreciating the Lord's work , a...

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CISA Director Chris Krebs Fired After Trying To Correct Voter Fraud Disinformation

CISA Director Chris Krebs Fired After Trying To Correct Voter Fraud Disinformation

Donald Trump announced Tuesday he had fired the government's top election security official, who had rejected the president's claims of "massive" fraud in the vote he lost to Joe Biden. It's a ...

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Raids, arrests as German police probe Dresden jewelry theft

Raids, arrests as German police probe Dresden jewelry theft

German police on Tuesday arrested three people on suspicion of being involved in a jewelry heist at Dresden's Green Vault nearly one year ago, the city's public prosecutor's office and the police anno...

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Hate Crimes in US Reach Highest Level in More Than a Decade

Hate Crimes in US Reach Highest Level in More Than a Decade

The data also shows there was a almost 7% increase in religion-based hate crimes, with 953 reports of crimes targeting Jews and Jewish institutions last year, up from 835 the year before. Although the...

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Pentagon says United States warship destroyed ICBM target in test off Hawaii

Pentagon says United States warship destroyed ICBM target in test off Hawaii

The target missile was not equipped with decoys or other sophisticated systems of the kind that a US missile interceptor might face in a real attack on the USA homeland. The strike was successful. "...

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GOP Senator Chuck Grassley Quarantining After COVID Exposure

GOP Senator Chuck Grassley Quarantining After COVID Exposure

He said he would follow doctor's orders and "immediately quarantine" and work virtually as he waits for results of a test. Grassley said he looks forward to "resuming my normal schedule soon". "We h...

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Historic moment: Kamala Harris: America's first woman vice president

Historic moment: Kamala Harris: America's first woman vice president

Check back with us as the reactions come in. After Harris ended her own 2020 Democratic presidential campaign , Joe Biden tapped her as his running mate. On Wednesday, Harris' sister, Meena Harri...

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New Zealand crowns chubby parrot bird of the year

New Zealand crowns chubby parrot bird of the year

The kakapo has made historical past as the one hen to win the competitors twice. formally the world's heaviest parrot, the kakapo is a flightless and nocturnal hen endemic to New Zealand. Bird of the ...

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India well on its way towards urban transformation: PM Modi

India well on its way towards urban transformation: PM Modi

While 31% of India's 1.3 billion people now live in cities, migration from rural areas in search of jobs has strained already creaky public amenities, posing challenges for policy makers. # The post-C...

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White House expects confirmation of Fed pick Shelton despite third Republican 'no'

White House expects confirmation of Fed pick Shelton despite third Republican 'no'

Mr Trump's Republican party has a 53-47 majority in the current Senate, and even with Mr Alexander joining colleagues Mitt Romney and Susan Collins in voting against Ms Shelton, Vice-President Mike P...

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Thai police fire water cannon at parliament protest

Thai police fire water cannon at parliament protest

But demonstrators have increasingly called for reforms to the monarchy, breaking a long-standing taboo against criticising the institution - an offence punishable with 15 years in jail. Some sheltered...

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Nurse says dying COVID-19 patients still don't think virus is 'real'

Nurse says dying COVID-19 patients still don't think virus is 'real'

And then they stop yelling at you when they get intubated. "Their last dying words are, 'This can't be happening, it's not real", Jodi Doering revealed to CNN's Alisyn Camerota. "There's a thing o...

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Syria's veteran foreign minister Walid Moalem dies, state TV reports

Syria's veteran foreign minister Walid Moalem dies, state TV reports

A source close to the Syrian government said it was widely expected his deputy, veteran diplomat Faisal Mekdad, would replace him as foreign minister. The protests later escalated into a full-scale ...

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Trump Concedes, No He Doesn't (Blames Loss on Rigged Election)

Trump Concedes, No He Doesn't (Blames Loss on Rigged Election)

Since Biden was declared president-elect, Trump has so far refused to concede and his administration has refused to cooperate with the Biden transition team. President-elect Joe Biden leaves a...

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Labour Party readmits Jeremy Corbyn

Labour Party readmits Jeremy Corbyn

A source close to the former opposition leader said the Islington North MP would be readmitted, though not yet formally told, following a meeting of the disputes panel of the party's ruling National E...

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Facebook and Twitter CEOs Testify Before Senate Judiciary Committee

Facebook and Twitter CEOs Testify Before Senate Judiciary Committee

Upset over the companies' decision on what to leave on the platform and what to take down, many Republican lawmakers and Trump have threatened to take away protections for Internet companies under a f...

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Who Is Stephen Ellison? Watch ‘Hero’ Diplomat Save Woman In China

Who Is Stephen Ellison? Watch ‘Hero’ Diplomat Save Woman In China

After a struggle, the young woman was lifted onto the riverside, where she regained consciousness. Britain's mission in Chongqing said on Monday that Consul General Stephen Ellison leapt into acti...

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Boy Scouts Face 82000 Abuse Claims and Fights Over Insurance

Boy Scouts Face 82000 Abuse Claims and Fights Over Insurance

The mounting number of sex abuse claims caps the roughly 11,000 complaints said to have been filed throughout the years against the Catholic Church . Today, it has about 2.2 million members, alth...

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Biden Cancer Initiative spent millions on payroll, zero on research

Biden Cancer Initiative spent millions on payroll, zero on research

Joe and his wife Jill Biden started The Biden Cancer Initiative in 2017 for helping to find a cure and solutions to increase progress in the prevention of cancer. But the number of grants allocated ...

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Gunmen Kill 34 In Attack On Passenger Bus In Ethiopia

Gunmen Kill 34 In Attack On Passenger Bus In Ethiopia

The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) said in a statement on Sunday that "the estimated number of casualties, now at 34, is likely to rise" from the attack which occurred on Saturday night in t...

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UK PM Johnson under fire over Scottish parliament criticism

UK PM Johnson under fire over Scottish parliament criticism

Johnson will continue to address the country during his isolation period and will discuss options for taking part in parliamentary business remotely. In response Mr Johnson's reported remarks to Tor...

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Trump Attacks Republican Governor On Twitter After Election Comments

Trump Attacks Republican Governor On Twitter After Election Comments

DeWine has also faced criticism and even an impeachment effort from his fellow Republican lawmakers in the state legislature due to orders he has enacted to slow the spread of coronavirus, based on ...

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Uncounted votes found in Floyd County

Uncounted votes found in Floyd County

Georgia is now in the middle of a hand recount in the razor-thin presidential election tally, with Democrat Joe Biden ahead by 14,000 votes in the initial count. Monitors, appointed by local Democrati...

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Trump held off on possibly attacking Iran

Trump held off on possibly attacking Iran

Iranian government spokesman Ali Rabiei warned on Tuesday "any action against the Iranian nation would certainly face a crushing response". "I personally don't foresee that it's probable that they [...

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Moderna follows Pfizer with COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna follows Pfizer with COVID-19 vaccine

A second vaccine-maker has announced that its COVID-19 vaccine candidate is performing well in a large-scale clinical trial - further evidence that the battle against the global pandemic is entering a...

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WEC: Price tag on statewide recount $7.9 million

WEC: Price tag on statewide recount $7.9 million

The Associated Press has declared Biden the victor of the presidential contest, but Trump has refused to concede and is blocking Biden's efforts toward a smoother transition of power. Cliff Levine, a ...

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Trump campaign drops suit against Wisconsin NBC affiliate over ad

Trump campaign drops suit against Wisconsin NBC affiliate over ad

A public records lawsuit in state court in Las Vegas led a judge to set a November 20 deadline for Gloria to turn over to the Trump campaign and the state GOP the names, party affiliations, work sched...

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COVID-19: Centre Approves More Doctors, 750 Additional ICU Beds for Delhi

COVID-19: Centre Approves More Doctors, 750 Additional ICU Beds for Delhi

Additionally, 750 intensive care unit ( ICU ) beds would become available at the Defence Research and Development Organisation complex (DRDO) for the benefit of Delhi citizens. Mumbai has seen 16,85,2...

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India registers lowest single-day covid-19 infections in four months

India registers lowest single-day covid-19 infections in four months

The recovery rate has improved to 93.27 per cent today. The daily case count has dropped to under 30,000 for the first time since July 15, when India logged 29,429 fresh infections. Ten states and...

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Georgia recount unearths more than 2,600 uncounted ballots in Floyd County

Georgia recount unearths more than 2,600 uncounted ballots in Floyd County

Mr. Trump trailed Mr. Biden by about 14,000 votes statewide before the hand recount began. Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger appeared on CNN Monday night to talk about the attacks he...

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USA coronavirus cases surpass 11 million as surge continues

USA coronavirus cases surpass 11 million as surge continues

COVID-19 is spreading more rapidly across the USA than it has at any time since the pandemic started. The number of coronavirus cases in the United States crossed the 11-million mark on Sunday rea...

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Macron hosts Trump loyalist Pompeo after congratulating Biden

Macron hosts Trump loyalist Pompeo after congratulating Biden

America's top diplomat has been criticised for backing Mr Trump as he continues to make unsubstantiated claims of election fraud. World leaders have shown no doubt about the election, in which Bid...

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Johnson ‘fit as a butcher’s dog’, self-isolates after COVID scare

Johnson ‘fit as a butcher’s dog’, self-isolates after COVID scare

The PM spent a week in hospital in April with coronavirus - three nights in intensive care. It follows a meeting with a group of Tory MPs at Downing Street on Thursday, including backbencher Lee And...

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European Union threatens more Belarus sanctions after protester’s death

European Union threatens more Belarus sanctions after protester’s death

The tally from Viasna came after protesters took to the streets in the capital Minsk on Sunday amid growing anger over the death of an opposition activist. The disputed election in August has led to a...

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Hurricane Iota now a Category 5 storm near Central America

Hurricane Iota now a Category 5 storm near Central America

A life-threatening storm surge will raise water levels by as much as 15 to 20 feet above normal tide levels in areas of onshore winds along the coast of Nicaragua and Honduras. Authorities said 83,000...

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