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Israel extradites woman to Australia in child sex case

Israel extradites woman to Australia in child sex case

Alleged child sex abuser Malka Leifer is on her way from Israel to Melbourne after a court ruled she should be extradited to face charges. On Monday, thirteen years after former Adass Israel sch...

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Tory MPs pressure Johnson to set out England schools reopening timetable

Tory MPs pressure Johnson to set out England schools reopening timetable

Asked whether schools would open after the February half-term the prime minister said: "We're looking at the data as it comes in, we're looking at the rates of infection, as you know the JCVI groups 1...

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Protesting farmers assure 'Kisan Gantantra Parade' will be peaceful

Protesting farmers assure 'Kisan Gantantra Parade' will be peaceful

It will be a challenging task for us, but the rally will be conducted amid tight security after the Republic Day parade is over, Pathak said at a press conference. Farmers want to drive tractors to ...

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U.S. concerned after Chinese warplanes fly over Taiwan airspace

U.S. concerned after Chinese warplanes fly over Taiwan airspace

The mass aerial incursion included two Su-30 fighter-bombers, six J-10 and four J-16 fighters, two Y-8Q anti-submarine warfare aircraft and one Y-8G, a reconnaissance aircraft. It was the condition ...

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Dominion Voting Systems sues Giuliani for $1.3B over election fraud claims

Dominion Voting Systems sues Giuliani for $1.3B over election fraud claims

Dominion said Giuliani , 76, had requested $20,000 a day from Trump's campaign for pushing the fraud argument, which he also used to publicize other commercial ventures - selling gold coins, ciga...

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Voting machine maker sues Trump lawyer Giuliani for defamation

Voting machine maker sues Trump lawyer Giuliani for defamation

Dominion earlier filed lawsuits against the Trump campaign and former Trump campaign lawyer Sidney Powell , whom the company also accused of spreading false conspiracy theories about the election t...

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Biden To Implement Travel Restrictions To Combat New Coronavirus Variants

Biden To Implement Travel Restrictions To Combat New Coronavirus Variants

Alex Sigal, a virologist at the Africa Health Research Institute and the Max Planck Institute for Infection Biology, told CNN that it was "concerning" that these new mutations are escaping variants. R...

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Snow likely tonight into Friday morning Read forecast

Snow likely tonight into Friday morning Read forecast

Saturday the clouds will roll in and temps will hover in the low 30s with an overnight low of 21. Some of this uncertainty involves exactly what types of precipitation might prevail, as those areas th...

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Villagers torch virus testing centre in Netherlands

Villagers torch virus testing centre in Netherlands

Dutch police have clashed with protesters demonstrating against the country's lockdown in Amsterdam and the southern city of Eindhoven, a day after rioting youths torched a coronavirus testing centre ...

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New Zealand probes first 'probable' community COVID-19 case in months

New Zealand probes first 'probable' community COVID-19 case in months

She was assiduous with checking in on the Covid Tracer app and the ministry is in the process of contacting these locations. A number of the 13 or 14 people who have tested positive at the Pullman H...

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Wavering Republicans fall in behind Trump ahead of impeachment trial

Wavering Republicans fall in behind Trump ahead of impeachment trial

The chamber's 100 members will be sworn in as trial jurors the next day. File picture of Donald Trump holding up a copy of USA Today's front page showing news of his acquittal in his Senate impe...

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Bernie Sanders' mittens image becomes viral meme

Bernie Sanders' mittens image becomes viral meme

Bernie Sanders' now-famous Inauguration Day moment. Last year, as Sanders was running again for president, Ellis learned that he was wearing the mittens - "people were calling them his oven mitts...

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India, China troops in new clash along contested border

India, China troops in new clash along contested border

ALSO READ Is China going the imperial Germany way? Twenty Indian soldiers were killed, with China suffering an undisclosed number of casualties, and both sides ramped up their military presence, ...

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New Zealand confirms first coronavirus case in months, sparking Australia travel halt

New Zealand confirms first coronavirus case in months, sparking Australia travel halt

Anyone who has arrived in Australia from New Zealand on or since January 14 is asked to isolate and get tested. Australian Federal Health Minister Greg Hunt told reporters at a press conference that...

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Scottish leader says PM Johnson fears democracy over independence issue

However, asked if they supported a referendum on a United Ireland within the next five years, 51% said yes compared with 44% who were against. Scots voted 55-45% against independence in a referendum...

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Rioting youths in Dutch village torch virus testing center

Rioting youths in Dutch village torch virus testing center

In the battle against the spread of COVID-19 in the Netherlands , people are not allowed to enter the streets between 9 p.m. and 4:30 a.m. without a valid reason from Saturday night. Protests against ...

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Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Receives Approval in Australia

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Receives Approval in Australia

Is the Pfizer vaccine free/effective? This essentially gives the body's immune system the chance to design antibodies that will neutralise the virus if infected. In a statement released Monday, the...

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Sarah Sanders running for Arkansas governor

Sarah Sanders running for Arkansas governor

Griffin, a former member of Congress before he returned home, is a more typically establishment Republican; before running for office, he worked in President George W. Sanders launched her bid weeks a...

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Medical expert believes UK COVID variant could be more lethal

Medical expert believes UK COVID variant could be more lethal

Sunday's data also reveals that 6,353,321 have had at least their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine - a rise of nearly half a million on yesterday's figure. British officials say they are confident tha...

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United Kingdom detects 77 cases of South African COVID variant, nine of Brazilian

United Kingdom detects 77 cases of South African COVID variant, nine of Brazilian

Anthony Fauci, President Joe Biden's top COVID-19 medical adviser, also said. In his last days in office, Donald Trump announced that a COVID-19 ban on travelers arriving from much of Europe a...

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Israel opens embassy in UAE, expanding new relations

Israel opens embassy in UAE, expanding new relations

The UAE controversially agreed to normalise relations with Israel in August, enraging Palestinians who fear the move will weaken a long-standing pan-Arab position calling for Israeli withdrawal fr...

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Deborah Birx says Trump presented Covid-19 charts she never made

Deborah Birx says Trump presented Covid-19 charts she never made

Dr. Deborah Birx says that when she was coordinator of former U.S. president Donald Trump's coronavirus task force, she had to grapple with COVID-19 deniers in the White House and that someone gav...

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Senate Democrats to investigate Trump and DOJ election ‘plot'

The Times reported that Trump had pressured Rosen from the onset of his role as acting attorney general to appoint special counsels to investigate baseless claims that the election's integrity had b...

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Trump Used ‘Apprentice’-Style Showdown to Decide Acting AG’s Fate, Report Says

Trump Used ‘Apprentice’-Style Showdown to Decide Acting AG’s Fate, Report Says

According to the WSJ, Trump began weighing replacing Rosen as acting attorney general with Clark, a known Trump ally who was willing to do the then-president's bidding by using the DOJ's power to aid ...

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Trump Used ‘Apprentice’-Style Showdown to Decide Acting AG’s Fate, Report Says

According to the WSJ, Trump began weighing replacing Rosen as acting attorney general with Clark, a known Trump ally who was willing to do the then-president's bidding by using the DOJ's power to aid ...

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Trump mulled replacing AG to try and overturn election results - USA media

Trump mulled replacing AG to try and overturn election results - USA media

A New York Times report claimed on Friday that a lawyer within the DOJ, Jeffrey Clark , allegedly developed a strategy together with President Trump to replace Rosen as acting Attorney General and ...

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Biden DOJ nixes last-minute Trump administration memo on LGBTQ rights

Biden DOJ nixes last-minute Trump administration memo on LGBTQ rights

According to the report , what ensued was a surreal three-hour meeting that very almost resulted in all of the Justice Department's top officials following through on a pact to resign en mass if Clark...

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Trump Pressured DOJ to Back Election Fraud Conspiracies

Trump Pressured DOJ to Back Election Fraud Conspiracies

An outside lawyer working for Trump reportedly drafted a brief that the then-president wanted the DOJ to file, but officials refused, according to the WSJ. The unassuming lawyer who worked on the plan...

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Trump mulled replacing AG to try and overturn election results - United States media

Trump mulled replacing AG to try and overturn election results - United States media

Clark noted that last month he was the lead signatory on an application from the Justice Department requesting a federal judge to dismiss a complaint that aimed to persuade Vice President Mike Pence t...

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Republican congressman played a role in Trump's campaign to fight election loss

Republican congressman played a role in Trump's campaign to fight election loss

On Saturday, Illinois senator Richard Durbin, who is the incoming chairman of the Judiciary Committee, told the DOJ in a letter that he was investigating alleged efforts by the former president and Cl...

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Trump tried to block Biden's win by firing Acting AG

Trump tried to block Biden's win by firing Acting AG

Clark noted that last month he was the lead signatory on an application from the Justice Department requesting a federal judge to dismiss a complaint that aimed to persuade Vice President Mike Pence t...

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Trump Tried Pressuring DOJ Into Asking SCOTUS To Overturn Biden's Victory

Trump Tried Pressuring DOJ Into Asking SCOTUS To Overturn Biden's Victory

Greg Friel, the lawyer just named to oversee the Justice Department's civil rights division on a temporary basis, issued a directive Friday revoking a 22-page memorandum a Trump appointee released ear...

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China gives coast guard power to use arms

China gives coast guard power to use arms

Chinese coast guard ships often come into close contact with foreign vessels - sometimes engaging in tense stand-offs - as they assert Beijing's claims to much of the South and East China seas. Chines...

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US police car runs over pedestrians in Seattle

US police car runs over pedestrians in Seattle

A responding officer was surrounded by spectators after arriving at the scene, and was allegedly harassed. Haddow said the officer used his car's bullhorn to address the crowd. "While trying to extr...

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Texas man accused of threatening Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, Capitol police officer

Texas man accused of threatening Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, Capitol police officer

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The FBI obtained a tweeted video from an account allegedly belonging to Miller. The criminal complaint hasn't been fully aired in the media, which is too bad: It's on...

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