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United States formally pulls out of Open Skies Treaty

United States formally pulls out of Open Skies Treaty

The senator stressed that now that the United States is not part of the treaty, it will not be able to see any data gathered by Russian Federation through Open Skies observation flights. US President ...

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Co-founder of viral ALS Ice Bucket Challenge dies at 37

Co-founder of viral ALS Ice Bucket Challenge dies at 37

While Pat was known to the world as one of the founders of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge , in Yonkers, he was more than that - he was one of us, someone who fought until the very end for the bettermen...

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Saudi foreign minister says relations with Turkey 'good, amicable'

Saudi foreign minister says relations with Turkey 'good, amicable'

Faisal bin Farhan Al-Saud told CNBC that Saudi Arabia should be a part of any potential negotiations between the incoming U.S. administration and Iran on a new nuclear deal. He also said in a virtual ...

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Environment Canada issues snowfall warnings as storm hits Ontario, Quebec

Environment Canada issues snowfall warnings as storm hits Ontario, Quebec

Environment Canada also warned of rapid accumulating snow in certain areas. On Sunday, November 22, the government weather agency urged Ottawans to be prepared for the snowy conditions ahead.

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Thousands march in Taiwan against U.S. pork imports

Thousands march in Taiwan against U.S. pork imports

According to Reuters, US Rear Admiral Michael Studeman paid an unannounced visit to Taiwan in a move that is thought be some to likely prompt criticism from Beijing. But he could be one of the highest...

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Gov. Cuomo Gets Emmy for 'Leadership' During Pandemic, Twitter Reacts

Gov. Cuomo Gets Emmy for 'Leadership' During Pandemic, Twitter Reacts

The Academy said that his briefings helped to both inform and calm the public as the health crisis decimated NY early on, and they plan to give him the award through a live-streamed show on November 2...

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Sidney Powell 'not a member of the Trump Legal Team,' campaign says

Sidney Powell 'not a member of the Trump Legal Team,' campaign says

There was no immediate clarification from the campaign and Powell did not immediately return an email seeking comment. Still, there is uncertainty as President Donald Trump and the Republican Nati...

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Biden plans to name Blinken secretary of state, Bloomberg reports

Biden plans to name Blinken secretary of state, Bloomberg reports

In an interview with Reuters in October, Mr Blinken said the United States must not cede its leadership role in the world. On the campaign trail, Blinken was one of Biden's closest advisers, even on...

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Another Indian Soldier Dies in Ceasefire Violation by Pakistan in J&K

Another Indian Soldier Dies in Ceasefire Violation by Pakistan in J&K

Havaldar Rajinder Kumar was on duty when he reportedly shot himself with his rifle at his post in Salootri area around 8.25 am, the officials said. On China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), he ass...

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U.S. expects to begin Covid vaccinations in early December

U.S. expects to begin Covid vaccinations in early December

United States health regulator has said that it will assess on December 10 the emergency use authorisation (EUA) submission by Pfizer and BioNTech for their experimental coronavirus vaccine. La...

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Moderna, Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines likely to be authorised soon in EU

Moderna, Pfizer COVID-19 vaccines likely to be authorised soon in EU

European Council President Charles Michel said countries should increase their collaboration to boost sustainable finance and follow the European Union's lead in developing green bond standards. She s...

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Pollard done with parole in US, free to relocate to Israel

Pollard done with parole in US, free to relocate to Israel

Advocates have said that has always been Pollard's wish. On Saturday evening, Israeli President of Israel Reuven Rivlin issued a statement commenting, "Over the years we have shared in Jonathan Po...

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Barack Obama makes surprising revelation about relationship with wife Michelle

Barack Obama makes surprising revelation about relationship with wife Michelle

The former POTUS, 59, shares two children, Malia, 22, and Sasha, 19, with his wife, Michelle Obama , 56, and he admits his better half and his youngest daughter make his knees knock. Michelle and ...

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Michigan, National Republicans Want State Certification Delayed

Michigan, National Republicans Want State Certification Delayed

As reported by the Associated Press , Democrats saw 588,600 more ballots cast for Biden than were cast for 2016 nominee Hillary Clinton , who lost the White House to Trump in the Electoral College. ...

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Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 89.6 lakh with 45k

Coronavirus: India's tally reaches 89.6 lakh with 45k

The capital, however, reported a surge in deaths with 118 patients succumbing to the virus in the last 24 hours. On Wednesday, the Union Health Ministry said that India has continued the unbroken tr...

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Winter Travel Advisory in effect for Sarnia-Lambton

Winter Travel Advisory in effect for Sarnia-Lambton

The advisory is in effect until 10 p.m. Travel is expected to be impacted due to moderate to heavy snow . "The snow will continue throughout the night, and eventually taper off Monday morning", s...

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Mostly pleasant Thanksgiving week weather — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Mostly pleasant Thanksgiving week weather — FIRST ALERT FORECAST

Keep reading for the forecast through Thanksgiving Day . By Monday morning, heavy rain could be a hassle heading out in Boston with some showers in New York City and Philadelphia through the la...

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Delta hints at the possibility of purchasing Boeing's 737 MAX: FT

Delta hints at the possibility of purchasing Boeing's 737 MAX: FT

EASA chief Patrick Ky signaled in October that he was satisfied with the changes Boeing made to the plane after two crashes within five months killed 346 people, leading to the global grounding of th...

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There’s racism in United Nations, countries - Guterres

There’s racism in United Nations, countries - Guterres

Countries such as Britain, the U.S., France and Germany - all G20 member states - have directly negotiated deals with pharmaceutical companies to receive billions of doses, meaning that the vast major...

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CDC: Most coronavirus infections spread by people without symptoms

CDC: Most coronavirus infections spread by people without symptoms

Friday marked another milestone in the United States as the highest number of new COVID-19 cases was reported - 196,815 infections in a day. New restrictions have generated rejection among some Ca...

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Gov. Cuomo to win International Emmy for coronavirus pressers

Gov. Cuomo to win International Emmy for coronavirus pressers

NY governor Andrew Cuomo was selected to win an Emmy for "his masterful use of TV to inform & calm people around the world". Andrew Cuomo will receive an Emmy for his leadership at the early stages ...

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Trump Leaves G-20 Virtual Summit Before COVID Conference

Trump Leaves G-20 Virtual Summit Before COVID Conference

My speech is available (they said I did not give a speech). Trump did not participate. On Sunday, White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow could be seen in Trump's seat as the conference drew t...

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Israeli army says Gaza militants fired a rocket at Israel

Israeli army says Gaza militants fired a rocket at Israel

The Israeli occupation army claimed that the attacks came after a missile was sacked at an illegal Israeli settlement close to the Gaza Strip. There was no claim of responsibility for the 15 Novem...

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Video shows homeless man shoving woman onto NYC subway tracks

Video shows homeless man shoving woman onto NYC subway tracks

The authorities said that the victim suffered bruises and minor wounds. 'I think the pain will go away. "I lived because I trust in God". Her shoulder and back are sore - but despite being underne...

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Police collect ₹26 cr.in COVID-19 fines

Police collect ₹26 cr.in COVID-19 fines

On November 18, the Arvind Kejriwal-led government told the Delhi High Court that a personal vehicle on a public road can not be said to be a private zone - rather, it is a public space. The maximum n...

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Biggest anti-president protests break out in Guatemala over budget

Biggest anti-president protests break out in Guatemala over budget

Carrying the national flag and banners that said "No more corruption", "Giammattei out", and "They messed with the wrong generation", the protesters filled the central square in Guatemala City in fr...

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Serbian Orthodox Church Patriarch Dies From COVID-19

Serbian Orthodox Church Patriarch Dies From COVID-19

Serbian Orthodox Church Patriarch Irinej has died aged 90, after complications related to COVID-19. Serbian president Aleksandar Vucic was also in attendance. The church has around 12 million follow...

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State reports five COVID-related deaths in Collin County today, Friday

All counts, except for hospitalized cases, are compiled from the TDSHS website. 38 more people have received positive test results for COVID-19. State officials listed five deaths and 32 new cas...

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Man arrested in Berlin on suspicion of cannibalism

Man arrested in Berlin on suspicion of cannibalism

A 41-year-old high school teacher was arrested on Thursday after the discovery earlier this month of a set of bones in a field in north Berlin, according to Deutsche Welle . "He searched online for t...

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Man killed in shark attack in Australia

Man killed in shark attack in Australia

The 55-year-old was pulled from the water with serious injuries and treated by police before paramedics arrived. Earlier, in an alert on its SharkSmart website, the Department of Primary Industries ...

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We will use tanks, artillery to capture city of Mekelle — Ethiopia military

We will use tanks, artillery to capture city of Mekelle — Ethiopia military

Adigrat is located 116 km north of Mekelle and 898 km north of the country's capital Addis Abada. According to Reuters, it's hard to verify the current positions of the forces, as internet and phone...

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Anthony Tata, Pentagon policy chief, has COVID-19

Anthony Tata, Pentagon policy chief, has COVID-19

Ford aircraft carrier, where the secretary's chief of staff Kash Patel was also present, according to Bloomberg , which first reported the diagnosis. Tata was tested (Thursday) and has tested positiv...

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Michigan Lawmakers Defend Election After Trump Meeting : Biden Transition Updates

Michigan Lawmakers Defend Election After Trump Meeting : Biden Transition Updates

The president has baselessly cast doubt on the vote in the swing state of MI, which he lost to Mr Biden by approximately 150,000 votes and has waged a campaign to pressure Republicans in the state to ...

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South Australia to end lockdown early after pizza parlour blunder

South Australia to end lockdown early after pizza parlour blunder

The man's lie resulted in drastic action in South Australia, leading authorities to believe they were dealing with a more contagious version of the virus than was actually the case, thanks to fears he...

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Britain and Canada sign post-Brexit rollover trade deal

Britain and Canada sign post-Brexit rollover trade deal

The new deal will roll over the provisions in the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA), which will no longer include Britain on January 1. Without a series of new bilateral agre...

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