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 2021-07-26 16:16 

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U.S., China square off in rare diplomatic meeting in Tianjin...

A meeting of senior U.S. and Chinese diplomatic officials in the Chinese city of Tianjin ended without a joint statement and drew attention to ongoing disputes over human rights and foreign policy....

 2021-07-26 16:06 

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Watch: Nema Vand got 'death threats' over Meghan Markle remarks...

"Shahs of Sunset" star Nema Vand said the "Meghan Markle army" came for him after he shared stories about Markle from high school....

 2021-07-26 15:59 

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Coach surprises Argentine fencer with Olympics marriage proposal...

Maria Belen Perez Maurice went from the emotional low of losing her lone fencing event at the 2020 Summer Games to the high of being engaged in mere seconds when she accepted an on-air proposal Monday in Chiba, Japan....

 2021-07-26 15:51 

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Sardinia fires damage homes, business as Italy pleads for help...

Italy received assistance from the rest of Europe on Monday as wildfires spread over 50,000 acres in the southwest of the island of Sardinia....

 2021-07-26 15:25 

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Watch: 'Chucky' brings horror to a new town in latest trailer for TV series...

Murderous doll Chucky is back and starts terrorizing a new town in the latest trailer for Syfy and USA Network's upcoming "Chucky" series....

 2021-07-26 15:22 

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Heathrow chief says vaccinated U.S. travelers will be welcomed by end of July...

Heathrow Airport's Chief Executive John Holland-Kaye said Monday that Europe's busiest airport will accept travelers from the United States who have received a coronavirus vaccine by the end of the month....

 2021-07-26 15:16 

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Look: Kyle Richards hospitalized after 'multiple' bee stings...

"Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star Kyle Richards is recovering after accidentally walking into a beehive at her home....

 2021-07-26 15:07 

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North Korea urges citizens to become 'water pumps' amid drought...

North Korean farmers could be reeling from the impact of record-high temperatures as extreme weather takes a toll on crops....

 2021-07-26 15:01 

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Genomic research must diversify beyond patients of European ancestry, researchers say...

The American Heart Association has called for greater diversity among participants in genome-wide association studies....

 2021-07-26 14:49 

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Issa Rae marries Louis Diame in South of France...

"Insecure" star Issa Rae married Louis Diame at a destination wedding in the South of France....

 2021-07-26 14:41 

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Burnout, anxiety, depression rising in college students ahead of fall classes amid pandemic...

Researchers at Ohio State University found in a new survey that anxiety, depression and burnout are on the rise as its students prepare to return to campus this fall....

 2021-07-26 14:38 

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Shooters, swimmers add to U.S. medal count, men's gymnasts miss podium...

Team USA skeet shooters Amber English and Vincent Hancock used their shotguns to win two gold medals, but the Americans failed to reach the podium in the gymnastics men's team final to end competition Monday in Tokyo....

 2021-07-26 14:27 

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Survey: U.S. parents split on COVID-19 vaccination for kids under 12...

As a new school year approaches, U.S. parents are nearly evenly split on whether they'll vaccinate their young kids when a COVID-19 vaccine is approved for their age group, a new survey finds....

 2021-07-26 14:25 

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Watch: Netflix shares teaser for 'Army of the Dead' prequel 'Army of Thieves'...

"Army of Thieves," a new film starring Matthias Schweighfer and Nathalie Emmanuel and produced by Zack Synder, is coming to Netflix....

 2021-07-26 13:52 

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Global Hawk drone flies near North Korea ahead of Korean War anniversary...

An unmanned U.S. reconnaissance aircraft flew over the Korean Peninsula ahead of North Korea's observance of "Victory Day," which marks the anniversary of the 1953 Korean Armistice Agreement....

 2021-07-26 13:51 

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Look: Emmy Rossum promotes vaccine while sharing photo of baby girl...

"Shameless" actress Emmy Rossum posted a photo of her daughter, Samantha, and encouraged people to get vaccinated against COVID-19....

 2021-07-26 13:46 

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Olympics: 13-year-old Momiji Nishiya of Japan takes street skateboarding gold...

Thirteen-year-old Momiji Nishiya of Japan won the gold medal in the women's street skateboarding competition at the Tokyo Olympics on Monday, becoming the second-youngest gold medalist in history and Japan's youngest....

 2021-07-26 13:34 

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In Photos: Moments from Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition celebration...

Models attend red carpet event for the Sports Illustrated swimsuit edition launch party at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel in Hollywood, Fla., on Saturday. Here's a look at the red carpet....

 2021-07-26 13:32 

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Look: Raven Gates, Adam Gottschalk expecting first child...

"Bachelor in Paradise" couple Raven Gates and Adam Gottschalk are expecting their first child....

 2021-07-26 13:31 

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Dieter Brummer, 'Home and Away' and 'Neighbours' star dead at 45...

Dieter Brummer, an Australian soap opera star known for starring in "Home and Away" and "Neighbours,"; is dead at the age of 45....

 2021-07-26 13:22 

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Naomi Osaka, Novak Djokovic advance amid upset-filled Olympic tennis tourney...

Men's No. 1 Novak Djokovic and women's No. 2 Naomi Osaka breezed into the third round, while Aryna Sabalenka and Iga Swiatek suffered shock upsets in the 2020 Summer Games singles tennis tournaments Monday in Tokyo....

 2021-07-26 13:14 

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Famed Scottish climber Rick Allen dies in avalanche on K2 during charity hike...

Renowned Scottish mountain climber Rick Allen has died after he got caught in an avalanche on K2 in Pakistan while he was taking a new route to the summit of the world's second-highest peak, supporters said Monday....

 2021-07-26 13:10 

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Brianne Howey marries Matt Ziering at 'magical' wedding...

Brianne Howey, who plays Georgia Miller on "Ginny & Georgia," married Matt Ziering in California....

 2021-07-26 12:58 

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Saratoga, the 'Graveyard of Champions,' claims another Thoroughbred...

The "Graveyard of Champions" claimed another one during the weekend as long shot Maracuja edged previously undefeated Kentucky Oaks winner Malathaat in the Coaching Club American Oaks at Saratoga....

 2021-07-26 12:53 

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Billie Eilish interview special 'Up Close' coming to BBC One...

Billie Eilish will be sitting down with BBC Radio 1 DJ Clara Amfo for an interview special titled "Up Close" on BBC One....

 2021-07-26 12:12 

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Venice Film Festival: 'Last Duel,' 'Last Night in Soho' join lineup...

"The Last Duel," "Last Night in Soho," "Spencer" and more have joined the lineup for the 78th annual Venice Film Festival....

 2021-07-26 12:05 

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Iran's water crisis stokes another round of protests...

Prior to the 1979 revolution, Iran's population of 34 million people relied on a stable water supply, sourced from millennia-old underground canals and aquifers. The Iranian revolution changed all that....

 2021-07-26 11:54 

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U.N. report: Civilian casualties in Afghanistan at record level this year...

More women and children have been killed or injured in Afghanistan over the first six months of 2021 than in the first half of any year since 2009, when record-keeping began, the U.N. mission in Afghanistan said Monday....

 2021-07-26 11:31 

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Olympics: USA beats Japan in preview of softball gold medal game...

The USA softball team capped off a perfect run through 2020 Summer Games group play with a 2-1 win over Japan on Monday in Yokohama, Japan. Team USA third baseman Kelsey Stewart ended the game with a walk-off homer....

 2021-07-26 11:26 

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President Joe Biden hosts Iraqi PM Mustafa al-Kahdhimi to discuss U.S. troops' role...

Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kahdhimi will visit President Joe Biden at the White House on Monday to talk about the continued presence of U.S. troops in the country, and possibly changing their role....

 2021-07-26 11:17 

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Watch: Dexter tries to blend in in 'New Blood' teaser; series premieres Nov. 7...

Showtime's revival of "Dexter," titled "Dexter: New Blood," will premiere on Nov. 7 at 9 p.m. EDT....

 2021-07-26 10:17 

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Twin meteor showers could spark fireballs to close out July...

Two meteor showers are set to peak this week, culminating in one of the few opportunities to see a meteor shower during the warm summer nights....

 2021-07-26 08:58 

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California officer fatally shot, another injured during standoff near Bakersfield...

One police officer was killed and another was injured amid a multi-hour standoff with a gunman who had barricaded himself with hostages within a southern California residence, officials said....

 2021-07-26 07:30 

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7 dead in multi-vehicle Utah crash amid sandstorm...

Officials in Utah said at least seven people were dead and several others were injured in a multi-vehicle pileup that occurred amid a sandstorm....

 2021-07-26 07:00 

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On This Day, July 26: Truman orders desegregation of military...

On July 26, 1948, President Harry S. Truman ordered desegregation of the U.S. military....

 2021-07-26 07:00 

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Jeanine Mason: Liz shouldering 'cosmic responsibility' in 'Roswell' S3...

Jeanine Mason says Liz Ortecho -- the brilliant biomedical researcher she plays on The CW's sci-fi drama, "Roswell, New Mexico" -- is living out her dreams in Los Angeles in Season 3....

 2021-07-26 07:00 

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Famous birthdays for July 26: Jason Statham, Mick Jagger...

Actor Jason Statham turns 54 and singer Mick Jagger turns 78, among the famous birthdays for July 26....

 2021-07-26 06:35 

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Tunisia's president fires prime minister, freezes parliament...

Tunisia's president has fired the country's prime minister and frozen its parliament, sending people into the streets of the North African country in celebration....

 2021-07-26 04:46 

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Olympics: U.S. wins men's 4x100 freestyle relay; Ledecky takes silver in 400-meter freestyle...

At the Tokyo Aquatic Center on Monday the United States won gold in the men's 4x100-meter freestyle relay while U.S. swimmer Katie Ledecky took home silver in the women's 400-meter freestyle....

 2021-07-25 22:58 

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Mississippi Freedom Summer organizer Bob Moses dead at 86...

Bob Moses, organizer of the Mississippi Freedom Summer project, has died at the age of 86, his family said Sunday....

 2021-07-25 21:49 

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'Old' tops North American box office with $16.5M...

M. Night Shyamalan's thriller, "Old," is the No. 1 movie in North America this weekend, earning $16.5 million in receipts, BoxOfficeMojo.com announced Sunday....

 2021-07-25 21:28 

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Dr. Anthony Fauci: U.S. 'going in the wrong direction' on COVID-19 cases...

Dr. Anthony Fauci warned that U.S. COVID-19 cases are "going in the wrong direction" as numbers have continued to rise and vaccination rates have stalled....

 2021-07-25 20:54 

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In Photos: Tokyo Olympics: Moments from men's basketball...

Highlights from men's basketball at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in Tokyo....

 2021-07-25 20:52 

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In Photos: Tokyo Olympics: Moments from skateboarding...

Highlights from the skateboarding events during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in Tokyo....

 2021-07-25 20:33 

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In Photos: Tokyo Olympics: Moments from women's diving...

Highlights from women's diving events at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in Tokyo....

 2021-07-25 20:20 

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Dixie Fire destroys 16 structures in California; Bootleg Fire 46% contained...

The 190,625-acre Dixie Fire in California has destroyed 16 structures while threatening 10,700 more, while firefighters in Oregon increased containment of the 408,930-acre Bootleg Fire to 46%....

 2021-07-25 19:59 

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In Photos: Tokyo Olympics: Moments from women's swimming...

Highlights from the women's swimming events at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the 2020 Tokyo Olympics in Tokyo....

 2021-07-25 19:25 

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In Photos: Tokyo Olympics: Moments from women's gymnastics...

Highlights from the qualifying rounds of women's gymnastics at the 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics at Ariake Gymnastics Centre in Tokyo....

 2021-07-25 18:32 

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Japan's COVID-19 deaths drop 5% amid state of emergency during Olympics...

Japan is staging the Summer Olympics during a state of emergency and without spectators with coronavirus cases surging though the situation nowhere nearly as dire elsewhere....

 2021-07-25 18:07 

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Locally severe storms to precede hotter air in northeastern US as weekend finishes up...

AccuWeather meteorologists caution travelers and those with outdoor plans in the northeastern United States into Sunday evening as locally robust storms will cross the region ahead of slight drop in humidity levels....

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