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 2020-09-29 17:54 

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Flynn lawyers, DOJ continue push to get case thrown out...

Former national security adviser Michael Flynn's lawyer said in a court hearing Tuesday that she met with Trump in recent weeks to discuss Flynn's criminal case....

 2020-09-29 17:12 

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Unfriendly skies: Airline workers brace for mass layoffs...

About 40,000 workers in the airline industry are facing layoffs on Thursday unless Congress comes up with another aid package...

 2020-09-29 16:34 

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Negotiators hunker down as Brexit talks hit final weeks...

European Union and British negotiators hunkered have down to find compromises on topics from fishing rights to state rules in a belated attempt to broker a rudimentary trade deal after the UK left the bloc...

 2020-09-29 16:28 

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Crown prince becomes oil-rich Kuwait's new ruling emir...

Kuwait's Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Sabah has become the oil-rich nation's new ruling emir...

 2020-09-29 16:22 

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Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett meets with GOP senators...

President Trump's Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett on Tuesday began meeting senators -- all Republicans for now -- ahead of her confirmation hearings....

 2020-09-29 16:18 

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Kuwait's Cabinet says oil-rich nation's crown prince, Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Sabah, has been sworn in as ruling emir...

Kuwait's Cabinet says oil-rich nation's crown prince, Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad Al Sabah, has been sworn in as ruling emir...

 2020-09-29 16:17 

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Trump, Biden compete for battleground Ohio ahead of first debate...

Democrats and advocates are battling Ohio's secretary of state in court over the number of ballot drop boxes in each county....

 2020-09-29 16:03 

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US 'outraged' by rocket attack that killed women, children...

The U.S. State Department has condemned a rocket attack that killed Iraqi civilians and called on the government to take action amid an impending diplomatic crisis between Baghdad and Washington...

 2020-09-29 15:35 

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Ukraine marks 79th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre...

Ukraine is marking the 79th anniversary of the Babi Yar massacre, one of the most infamous mass slaughters of World War II...

 2020-09-29 15:34 

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Kosovo war veteran says he rejects court's jurisdiction...

The deputy head of an association of Kosovo war veterans who was arrested last week on suspicion of offenses including intimidating witnesses says he does not recognize the jurisdiction of the internationally funded court which ordered his detention...

 2020-09-29 15:33 

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Uganda to help build roads inside Congo, citing trade goals...

Uganda's government says it will help finance projects to surface over 200 kilometers (124 miles) of road inside neighboring Congo as part of plans to boost trade between the countries...

 2020-09-29 15:33 

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Former PM in North Macedonia sentenced to 1 years in prison...

A criminal court in North Macedonia has sentenced former conservative prime minister Nikola Gruevski to 1 1/2 years in prison, and handed suspended sentences to six other party members and supporters for orchestrating violence in 2013...

 2020-09-29 15:32 

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Assange may end up at Colorado Supermax jail, UK court told...

A witness at London's Old Bailey court says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange would have to be "almost dying" to get out of arguably the most notorious prison in the United States if convicted of espionage charges and sent there...

 2020-09-29 15:29 

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Death of Kuwait ruler Sheikh Sabah draws outpour of grief...

The death of Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, the leader of Kuwait, is drawing an outpouring of grief from across the Arab world...

 2020-09-29 15:18 

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Greek authorities easing congestion at island migrant camps...

Greek authorities are moving nearly 1,000 refugees from eastern Aegean islands to the mainland as part of efforts to improve conditions in overcrowded island camps...

 2020-09-29 15:15 

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Judge orders release of Breonna Taylor grand jury recordings despite objections from state attorney general...

A Kentucky judge has ordered the public release of the grand jury audio recordings in the Breonna Taylor case despite warnings from state Attorney General Daniel Cameron...

 2020-09-29 15:05 

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Suspect claims prophet caricatures prompted Paris stabbings...

France's counterterrorism prosecutor says the chief suspect in a double stabbing in Paris has claimed he acted out of anger over caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad recently republished by satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo...

 2020-09-29 15:01 

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Black Appalachians find hope in national reckoning on race...

Some Black Appalachians say their history and struggles are finally being recognized more widely in the wake of this year's nationwide protests against institutional racism...

 2020-09-29 14:35 

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Greece: Cruise halted for COVID tests, latest are negative...

Health inspectors in Greece are carrying out additional tests for COVID-19 on crew members of a cruise ship with more than 1,500 people on board...

 2020-09-29 14:22 

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UK imposes sanctions on president of Belarus, 7 others...

Britain has imposed sanctions on Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, his son and six other senior government officials following the disputed presidential election and a crackdown on protesters in Belarus...

 2020-09-29 14:16 

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Britain has imposed sanctions on Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, his son and six others over crackdown...

Britain has imposed sanctions on Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, his son and six others over crackdown...

 2020-09-29 13:55 

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Vatican defends China bishop negotiations on eve of US visit...

The Vatican has answered critics and justified its pursuit of an extended agreement with China on bishop nominations...

 2020-09-29 13:50 

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Kuwait state television says its 91-year-old ruler, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, has died...

Kuwait state television says its 91-year-old ruler, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah, has died...

 2020-09-29 13:47 

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EU defends commissioner who criticized Hungarian government...

European Union officials and Germany came to the defense of EU Commissioner Vera Jourova after Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban called for her resignation following criticism of his government policies...

 2020-09-29 13:40 

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Botswana extends emergency measures to combat virus...

Botswana has extended its state of emergency for a further six months to combat the spread of COVID-19...

 2020-09-29 13:35 

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Kuwait TV channels begin airing Quranic prayers as emir ill...

Television channels in Kuwait have cut into their daily programming to broadcast Quranic verses amid concerns about the country's 91-year-old ruler, Sheikh Sabah Al Ahmad Al Sabah...

 2020-09-29 13:34 

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Cambodian man arrested with almost 300 centuries-old jars...

A man in Cambodia has been arrested for possessing almost 300 centuries-old earthenware jars that he is believed to have salvaged from a shipwreck...

 2020-09-29 13:31 

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No more UK soldiers to be charged over Bloody Sunday deaths...

Prosecutors have announced that no more British Army veterans will be charged over the 1972 "Bloody Sunday" killings of 13 civil rights protesters in Londonderry...

 2020-09-29 13:31 

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Malta U-turn: Prince George can keep his shark tooth fossil...

Britain's young Prince George can keep his giant shark tooth fossil...

 2020-09-29 13:15 

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FAA administrator set to pilot 737 Max on Wednesday...

FAA administrator set to fly a 737 Max on Wednesday as part of the trouble-plagued aircraft's re-certification process....

 2020-09-29 13:12 

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New Japanese PM Suga urges Putin to resolve island dispute...

Newly elected Japanese Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga has told Russian President Vladimir Putin that he wants to settle their territorial dispute and sign a peace treaty formally ending their World War II hostilities...

 2020-09-29 12:41 

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Pakistan army says Indian fire kills soldier, boy in Kashmir...

Pakistan's military says Indian troops have opened fire across the border in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, killing a 15-year-old boy and a soldier and wounding four villagers...

 2020-09-29 12:32 

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German leaders consider how to slow rise in virus cases...

Chancellor Angela Merkel and the governors of Germany's 16 states are conferring on how to prevent the country's coronavirus infection figures from accelerating to the levels being seen in other European countries...

 2020-09-29 12:31 

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Israelis jam Jerusalem streets over bill to curb protests...

Hundreds of Israeli motorists have protested in Jerusalem against a proposed measure to curtail public demonstrations during the nationwide lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-09-29 12:31 

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Italy repatriates female Islamic fighter and her 4 children...

Italian carabinieri have arrested a female foreign fighter after returning her and her four young children to Italy from a displaced person's camp in Kurdish-controlled territory...

 2020-09-29 12:16 

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Windy, dry and hot weather will continue for parts of California...

There are 23 large wildfires currently burning in California on Tuesday as dry brush and windy and hot conditions have been spreading and fueling the fires....

 2020-09-29 11:54 

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Poland, Hungary hit back on democratic standards in the EU...

Threatened with the potential loss of European Union funds over their records on democracy, and feeling like "punchbags," Poland and Hungary say they want to assess countries' adherence to the rule of law across the EU...

 2020-09-29 11:46 

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Ex-IMF chief acquitted in Spanish bank stock listing case...

Spain's National Court has acquitted 34 people who were tried over the stock market listing of financial firm Bankia, including former International Monetary Fund chief Rodrigo Rato...

 2020-09-29 11:38 

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US man could get prison for review of Thailand hotel...

American expat Wesley Barnes, an English teacher in Thailand, has been sued for criminal defamation by an island hotel where he stayed because of derogatory reviews he posted online...

 2020-09-29 11:32 

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Tensions mount as Armenia, Azerbaijan continue fighting...

Armenian and Azerbaijani forces accused each other of attacks on each other's territory on Tuesday, as fighting over the separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh continued for the third straight day after a decades-old conflict reignited...

 2020-09-29 11:30 

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Iranian parliament approves new trade and industry minister...

Iran's parliament has approved President Hassan Rouhani's nominee for trade and industry minister...

 2020-09-29 11:07 

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Child poverty likely to increase in EU amid virus pandemic...

The European Union's external auditor says child poverty has reached worrying levels across the world's largest economy and is likely to get worse during the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-09-29 10:37 

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France to ban use of wild animals in circuses, marine parks...

France's environment minister has announced a gradual ban in the coming years....

 2020-09-29 10:34 

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Carlos Ghosn launches initiative to help his native Lebanon...

Former Nissan Motor Co. Chairman Carlos Ghosn has made a new public appearance in Lebanon during which he launched an initiative with a local university to help the country that is undergoing a severe economic and financial crisis...

 2020-09-29 10:02 

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Opera stars pay tribute to Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg...

The opera world honors Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg with performances and memories....

 2020-09-29 10:00 

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The Note: Erosion in base underscores debate's stakes for Trump...

An ABC News/Washington Post Pennsylvania poll shows Biden leading Trump 54-45 ahead of the first presidential debate in Cleveland....

 2020-09-29 09:59 

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[ International ]

German minister says debt won't reach financial crisis level...

Germany's finance minister says the country's debt load won't reach the level it did in the financial crisis a decade ago as a result of the coronavirus pandemic...

 2020-09-29 09:58 

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China objects to Ladakh status, Indian border activities...

China says India's designation of the region along their disputed border as a union territory was an illegal move, and voiced new objections to infrastructure construction that seems to strengthen India's position in the area...

 2020-09-29 09:44 

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[ International ]

No party planned for Berlin's new, much-delayed airport...

Operators say the opening of Berlin's new airport on Oct. 31 will happen without fanfare, a nod to the long delays and massive cost overrun since construction started in 2006...

 2020-09-29 09:31 

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Afghan peace negotiator urges new era in ties with Pakistan...

The chief of Afghanistan's peace negotiating team says that the time has come for his country and Pakistan to shun the suspicion, "stale rhetoric" and tired conspiracy theories that have dogged past relations...

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