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AFL Collingwood president Eddie McGuire apologises for 'proud day' reaction racism report

AFL Collingwood president Eddie McGuire apologises for 'proud day' reaction racism report

He first raised allegations about the "culture of racist jokes and ideas" at the club in 2017, two years after he retired. In October 2020, he lodged a claim in the Supreme Court against Collingwood...

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5 children, 1 adult killed in Oklahoma shooting

5 children, 1 adult killed in Oklahoma shooting

He was later caught and arrested, he has been identified as Pridgeon. Officers entered the brown house on Indiana Street near Augusta Avenue and discovered four dead children and one slain man, Tuls...

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Israel to give few Covid-19 vaccines to Palestinians amid 'apartheid' accusations

Israel to give few Covid-19 vaccines to Palestinians amid 'apartheid' accusations

A spokesperson with the ministry confirmed to Xinhua that Defense Minister Benny Gantz has authorized the delivery of the vaccines. During a protest held in support of the Palestinian prisoners in...

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Trump Who? White House Not Preoccupied With Former President

Trump Who? White House Not Preoccupied With Former President

Psaki asked back, earning a sheepish "sure" from O'Keefe. President Joe Biden is considering blocking Donald Trump's access to intelligence briefings, following calls from Trump's own former nat...

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South African variant spreads in Surrey prompting 'mass testing' | London Business News

South African variant spreads in Surrey prompting 'mass testing' | London Business News

Meanwhile, the South African variant has a mutation called E484K that helps it evade the immune system. Similar findings were also observed in samples containing convalescent plasma - antibody-r...

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Ireland to receive nearly 100000 more vaccines from AstraZeneca

Ireland to receive nearly 100000 more vaccines from AstraZeneca

European Commission chief Ursula von der Leyen said Sunday that AstraZeneca will also boost shipments of its vaccine to the EU - although it would still ship less than foreseen in its initial agreem...

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READ FULL: Democrats’ case against Trump during second impeachment trial

READ FULL: Democrats’ case against Trump during second impeachment trial

As the Capitol was overrun, President Trump was reportedly 'delighted, ' " they said. Conviction requires a two-thirds majority of the 100-member Senate, and already 45 of the 50 Republicans have si...

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US Democrats file US$1.9 tril Covid-19 aid, could bypass Republicans

US Democrats file US$1.9 tril Covid-19 aid, could bypass Republicans

They have warned that spending too little on vaccinations, testing and support for Americans impacted by the pandemic could prolong economic woes. Biden's $1.9 trillion proposal follows a $ 900 bill...

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Capt. Tom Moore, UK veteran who walked for NHS, dies at 100

Capt. Tom Moore, UK veteran who walked for NHS, dies at 100

The British veteran of World War II became an global sensation last spring when his modest offer to raise money for the U.K.'s National Health Service ultimately collected more than $40 million in p...

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Groundhog predicts more winter as snowstorm blankets the East Coast

Groundhog predicts more winter as snowstorm blankets the East Coast

This year's celebration was a little more pared down compared to its usual gathering, which would include a way bigger crowd of in-person spectators. Thanks, PP. On the other hand, if the day is clo...

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SC dismisses plea against acquittal of Daniel Pearl murder accused

SC dismisses plea against acquittal of Daniel Pearl murder accused

The Pakistan government has been scrambling to keep Sheikh in jail since a Supreme Court order last Friday upheld his acquittal in the death of Pearl generating expressions of outrage by Pearl's fam...

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Donald Trump names two lawyers to impeachment defence team

Donald Trump names two lawyers to impeachment defence team

Donald Trump is facing impeachment proceedings for an unprecedented second time. The nine House Democrats, known as House impeachment managers, in their brief also rejected Republican claims that i...

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US Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell calls Marjorie Taylor Greene a 'cancer'

US Republican Senate leader Mitch McConnell calls Marjorie Taylor Greene a 'cancer'

Several Democratic lawmakers have called for Greene's removal from office, and party leaders have vowed to take action. But until Monday, leading members of her party had refused to explicitly condemn...

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Here's Why Trump Is Stepping Away From His Impeachment Lawyers

Here's Why Trump Is Stepping Away From His Impeachment Lawyers

The announcement from Trump's office said that Schoen and Castor agree that the trial against Trump is unconstitutional. Schoen most recently made headlines for meeting with accused sex-traffick...

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Low Number of New COVID-19 Reported Locally

Low Number of New COVID-19 Reported Locally

Henry said health officials are screening through random sampling at places like St. Paul's Hospital in Vancouver, targeting travellers arriving in B.C. "This is one of the things that is factoring in...

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World Health Organization team inspects Wuhan seafood market

World Health Organization team inspects Wuhan seafood market

The visit has been shrouded in secrecy: The WHO tweeted a few details of what they will do, but it's unknown how much access China will give the researchers to the sites they want to visit and the p...

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Major storm heads to Northeast after blanketing Midwest

Major storm heads to Northeast after blanketing Midwest

News 12 meteorologists say the heaviest snow is expected between now and 2 p.m., where heavy snow bands are dropping up to 5 inches of snow per hour in the Bronx. "Salt works good at this temperature...

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Videos show Rochester officers pepper-spraying 9-year-old girl

Videos show Rochester officers pepper-spraying 9-year-old girl

In the first video, the girl's mother appears off camera yelling at her daughter, using profanity and abusive language, and at one point attacks the 9-year-old. "I'm not saying there are not better wa...

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Court fines Navalny’s wife after protests in Moscow

Court fines Navalny’s wife after protests in Moscow

The protests that witnessed a rare lockdown of Moscow centre came ahead of Navalny's court hearing which could see him imprisoned for several years. The group said that was the biggest number in its...

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Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews defy lockdown

Thousands of ultra-Orthodox Jews defy lockdown

Netanyahu has promoted a speedy vaccination of Israel's most vulnerable cohorts - around 24% of 9 million citizens - and the lockdown as dual pathways to a possible reopening of the economy in Febru...

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Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

Donald Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

However, after he was nominated for the Nobel Peace prize, the son-in-law of former President Trump said that he was honored to be nominated for the award. "It is an award for fulfilling the d...

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Vietnam re-elects 76-year-old Communist Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong

Vietnam re-elects 76-year-old Communist Party chief Nguyen Phu Trong

Vietnam recorded 36 new cases of COVID-19 infection between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. local time on Sunday, including 19 imported and 17 locally transmitted, according to the Ministry of Health. "We'll have ...

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Status yellow snow and ice warning in Carlow today

Status yellow snow and ice warning in Carlow today

There'll be more spells of rain, sleet and snow with some sizeable snow accumulations for some across the northern half of the United Kingdom, whereas further south rain and further flooding are more ...

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Slain Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick to lie in honor in Washington

Slain Capitol Police Officer Brian Sicknick to lie in honor in Washington

The police officer who was pepper-sprayed then fatally bludgeoned with a fire extinguisher when hundreds of Donald Trump supporters stormed Congress on January 6 will lie in honor at the U.S. Tim Sc...

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Sanders dismisses Biden 'unity' pledge to push COVID relief bill

Sanders dismisses Biden 'unity' pledge to push COVID relief bill

The United States leads the world in Covid-19 cases and deaths by a large margin. Biden is "absolutely willing to negotiate", Jared Bernstein, a member of Biden's Council of Economic Advisers said ...

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Al-Shabaab Attack Hotel In Mogadishu

Al-Shabaab Attack Hotel In Mogadishu

There was no immediate word from Somali officials or the African Union (AU) peacekeeping mission, which supports the government against al Shabaab. In this image made from video, people flee from th...

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Officials downgrade storm coming to Tahoe, less snow, later start

Officials downgrade storm coming to Tahoe, less snow, later start

The areas affected by the warning include Northampton, Lehigh and Warren counties, as well as the neighboring counties of Sussex and Morris in New Jersey and Monroe and Carbon counties in Pennsylvania...

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Captain Tom Moore in hospital with Covid-19

Captain Tom Moore in hospital with Covid-19

Hannah Ingram-Moore wrote that her father had had pneumonia for the last few weeks "and last week tested positive for Covid-19". The World War Two veteran caught the public's imagination in April, j...

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Bangladesh sends more Rohingya refugees to remote, flood-prone island

Bangladesh sends more Rohingya refugees to remote, flood-prone island

Since early December, Bangladesh has moved more than 3,500 refugees to Bhasan Char from border camps where a million live in ramshackle huts perched on razed hillsides. Rohingya living on the island...

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Pipe Bombs at RNC, DNC Were Planted Night Before Jan

Pipe Bombs at RNC, DNC Were Planted Night Before Jan

Capitol was attacked, had actually been planted the night before-another demonstration that the anarchist invasion of the Congress was pre-planned, not "instigated by President Trump" as falsely claim...

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Black Lives Matter Movement Nobel Peace Prize Nomination Mocked On Twitter

Black Lives Matter Movement Nobel Peace Prize Nomination Mocked On Twitter

Russian dissident Alexei Navalny, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and climate campaigner Greta Thunberg are among those nominated for this year's Nobel Peace Prize , all backed by Norwegian l...

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Russia nurtured Trump as a trump for 40 years

Russia nurtured Trump as a trump for 40 years

Kislin denies that he had a relationship with the KGB . When Trump opened his first hotel three years later, the Grand Hyatt in NY, he had 200 televisions in places he bought from a KGB-run electroni...

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Myanmar Army downplays coup rhetoric after uproar

Myanmar Army downplays coup rhetoric after uproar

Aung San Suu Kyi's party won in November still an absolute majority , much to the dismay of the army. But this quixotic and slightly absurd campaign against the election has taken a turn for the...

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Former FBI lawyer sentenced to probation for actions during Russian Federation investigation

Former FBI lawyer sentenced to probation for actions during Russian Federation investigation

Trump called the Mueller investigation a "witch hunt" and sought to portray the 2016 FBI investigation as part of a scheme to harm him politically. Previously the United States government and pros...

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Ramp up Canadian vaccine manufacturing, says COVID-19 task force health adviser

Ramp up Canadian vaccine manufacturing, says COVID-19 task force health adviser

A number of Trinidad and Tobago nationals stranded in Canada may find it even more hard to get home even if they are granted travel exemptions as the Canadian government yesterday suspended all fligh...

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