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 2021-01-17 09:20 

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INEOS Team UK stay unbeaten, American Magic's yacht capsizes...

INEOS Team UK cruised to an 18-second win over Luna Rossa in tough conditions on Sunday to make it four victories from four starts in the opening weekend of the Challenger Series, which decides who face Team New Zealand (TNZ) in the America's Cup....

 2021-01-17 09:19 

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REFILE-UK hopes to be able to consider lockdown easing in March - Raab...

Britain's government is hoping that it can meet its target for rolling out coronavirus vaccines and be able to consider easing lockdown restrictions by March, foreign minister Dominic Raab said on Sunday....

 2021-01-17 09:19 

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Germany's confirmed coronavirus cases rise by 13,882 - RKI...

The number of confirmed coronavirus cases in Germany increased by 13,882 to 2,033,518, data from the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases showed on Sunday. The reported death toll rose by 445 to 46,419, the tally showed. (Reporting by Berli...

 2021-01-17 09:16 

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UPDATE 1-Brazilian approval of Sputnik V vaccine delayed by missing data...

Brazil's health regulator is seeking further data on Russia's Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine before considering its approval for emergency use....

 2021-01-17 09:14 

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France wants suspension of 'poisonous' U.S.-Europe trade spat...

The European Union and the incoming administration of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden should suspend a trade dispute to give themselves time to find common ground, France's foreign minister said in remarks published on Sunday....

 2021-01-17 08:55 

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Swiss to get Moderna vaccine in tranches until mid-year - Blick...

Moderna will deliver 7.5 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine to Switzerland in batches in the months ahead, putting the country among the world leaders in inoculating its population, the head of Moderna's European business said....

 2021-01-17 08:54 

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Sundar-Thakur rearguard brings India back into Brisbane contest...

Debutant Washington Sundar and number eight batsman Shardul Thakur conjured a defiant rearguard action on Sunday to drag India back into the contest in the deciding fourth test against Australia being played in Brisbane....

 2021-01-17 08:43 

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U.S. state capitals gird for pro-Trump armed protests, FBI flags risk of violence...

Protesters are expected to descend on statehouses across the United States on Sunday in support of baseless claims that electoral fraud robbed President Donald Trump of a second term, as law enforcement officials girded for possible violence....

 2021-01-17 08:34 

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Mouse in hotel room adds to Putintseva's Melbourne quarantine woes...

If going into strict quarantine ahead of next month's Australian Open was not difficult enough, Kazakhstan's Yulia Putintseva has to contend with an unwanted roommate in the form of a mouse....

 2021-01-17 08:26 

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Major Gulf bourses dip ahead of earnings season...

Major stock markets in the Gulf were subdued in early trade ahead of the usual flurry of quarterly and full-year corporate results over the next few weeks, with the Dubai index leading the losses....

 2021-01-17 08:19 

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Austria to extend third COVID-19 lockdown to Feb 8: APA...

Austria will extend its COVID-19 lockdown until Feb. 8, the APA news agency reported, citing sources familiar with negotiations between the federal and regional governments on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 08:16 

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Austria to extend third COVID-19 lockdown to Feb 8 - APA...

Austria will extend its COVID-19 lockdown until Feb. 8, the APA news agency reported, citing sources familiar with negotiations between the federal and regional governments on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 08:16 

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Russia reports 23,586 new coronavirus cases, 481 deaths...

Russia reported 23,586 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, including 4,012 in Moscow, which plans to reopen public schools on Monday after an extended New Year break....

 2021-01-17 07:47 

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'No room to swing a racket': New Zealand player shares lockdown life...

As one of the 47 tennis players forced into a hard isolation ahead of the Australian Open, New Zealand's Artem Sitak may be bouncing off the walls of his Melbourne hotel room by the end of his 14-day quarantine....

 2021-01-17 07:37 

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NHL roundup: Vegas scores quick OT win over Anaheim...

Max Pacioretty scored seven seconds into overtime as the Vegas Golden Knights completed a sweep of their season-opening two-game series with the Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory on Saturday night in Las Vegas....

 2021-01-17 07:31 

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Tunisian PM appoints new ministers in sweeping cabinet reshuffle...

Tunisian Prime Minister Hichem Mechichi named 12 new ministers on Saturday in a cabinet reshuffle he hopes will inject new blood into his government amid rising political tensions and an unprecedented economic crisis....

 2021-01-17 07:30 

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Residents flee Islamist insurgent attack on town in northeast Nigeria...

Government troops and several hundred residents have been forced to flee after Islamist insurgents overran a town in northeast Nigeria in an attack claimed by Islamic State, security sources said on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 07:22 

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Libya talks make progress towards new temporary government, U.N. says...

A Libyan political dialogue arranged by the United Nations has made progress towards agreeing a new transitional government to oversee the run-up to elections in December, the U.N. said on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 07:19 

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Uganda's Museveni wins sixth term, rival alleges fraud...

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni has scored a decisive election victory to win a sixth term, the country's election commission said on Saturday, but his main rival Bobi Wine denounced the results as fraudulent and urged citizens to reject them....

 2021-01-17 07:17 

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Britain calls for concerns over Ugandan election to be investigated...

Britain called on Saturday for concerns about this week's election in Uganda, where President Yoweri Museveni has been declared winner, to be investigated....

 2021-01-17 07:10 

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U.S. capitals gird for pro-Trump armed protests as FBI flags risk of violence...

Protesters are expected to descend on statehouses across the United States on Sunday in support of baseless claims that electoral fraud robbed President Donald Trump of a second term, as law enforcement officials girded for possible violence....

 2021-01-17 06:38 

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Tokyo reports 1,592 new coronavirus infections...

Tokyo reported 1,592 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, its government said....

 2021-01-17 06:36 

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Durant hails Harden for triple-double on Nets debut...

Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant described new team mate James Harden as...

 2021-01-17 06:29 

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Tokyo reports 1,592 new coronavirus infections...

Tokyo reported 1,592 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, its government said....

 2021-01-17 06:00 

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In wheelchair, paraplegic Lai Chi-wai climbs up skyscraper in Hong Kong...

Lai Chi-wai became the first in Hong Kong to climb more than 250 meters of a skyscraper while strapped into a wheelchair as he pulled himself up for more than 10 hours on Saturday to raise money for spinal cord patients....

 2021-01-17 05:57 

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China reports 109 new COVID-19 cases to keep concerns simmering before Lunar New Year...

Worries simmered in mainland China about a potential fresh wave of coronavirus cases ahead of the Lunar New Year next month as authorities on Sunday reported 109 new COVID-19 cases, most of them in Hebei province surrounding Beijing....

 2021-01-17 05:54 

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Max Pacioretty scores 7 ticks into OT as Knights edge Ducks...

Max Pacioretty scored seven seconds into overtime as the Vegas Golden Knights completed a sweep of their season-opening two-game series with the Anaheim Ducks with a 2-1 come-from-behind victory on Saturday night in Las Vegas....

 2021-01-17 05:52 

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Calgary's Jacob Markstrom blanks former mates, 3-0...

Matthew Tkachuk collected one goal and an assist while goaltender Jacob Markstrom posted the 32-save shutout against his former team as the Calgary Flames won their home opener 3-0 over the Vancouver Canucks on Saturday night....

 2021-01-17 05:47 

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Damian Lillard's big night helps Trail Blazers down Hawks...

Damian Lillard recorded 36 points, seven rebounds and seven assists as the Portland Trail Blazers notched a 112-106 victory over the visiting Atlanta Hawks on Saturday night....

 2021-01-17 05:28 

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REFILE-In Tokyo's lockdown, some drink on even after authorities call time...

For Yuuki Hamazono, it was a relief to find bars and restaurants in Tokyo flouting the Japanese government's request to close by 8 p.m....

 2021-01-17 05:15 

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Sundar and Thakur lead India's resistance in Brisbane test...

Australia claimed two more wickets in Sunday's second session but debutant Washington Sundar and Shardul Thakur offered lower order resistance to take India to 253-6 at tea on day three of the fourth and final test in Brisbane....

 2021-01-17 04:58 

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Signal back up after outage...

Signal said on Saturday it had restored its services a day after the application faced technical difficulties as it dealt with a flood of new users after rival messaging app WhatsApp announced a controversial change in privacy terms....

 2021-01-17 04:56 

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Thailand reports 374 coronavirus cases, no new deaths...

Thailand reported 374 new coronavirus cases on Sunday, taking its total infections to 12,054....

 2021-01-17 04:54 

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Signal back up after outage...

Signal said on Saturday it had restored its services a day after the application faced technical difficulties as it dealt with a flood of new users after rival messaging app WhatsApp announced a controversial change in privacy terms....

 2021-01-17 04:49 

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UPDATE 2-Tennis-Australian Open to plough ahead despite players' quarantine anger...

Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley has confirmed the year's first Grand Slam will go ahead from Feb. 8 despite anger from players forced into hard quarantine in Melbourne due to positive COVID-19 cases on their charter planes....

 2021-01-17 04:47 

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DeMar DeRozan leads Spurs past short-handed Rockets...

DeMar DeRozan scored 24 points and the San Antonio Spurs were at their best late in the fourth quarter to defeat the visiting, short-handed Houston Rockets 103-91 on Saturday in the second game between the teams over a three-day period....

 2021-01-17 04:37 

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In Tokyo's lockdown, some drink on even after authorities call time...

For Yuuki Hamazono, it was a relief to find bars and restaurants in Tokyo flouting the Japanese government's request to close by 8 p.m....

 2021-01-17 04:31 

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Bills ride defense past Ravens, advance to AFC championship...

Taron Johnson matched the NFL postseason record with a 101-yard interception return for a touchdown as the host Buffalo Bills delivered a 17-3 victory over the Baltimore Ravens in an AFC divisional playoff game on a windy Saturday night....

 2021-01-17 04:27 

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In Tokyo's lockdown, some drink on even after authorities call time...

For Yuuki Hamazono, it was a relief to find bars and restaurants in Tokyo flouting the Japanese government's request to close by 8 p.m....

 2021-01-17 04:00 

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Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny due to fly back to Russia despite arrest threat...

Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny is due to fly back to Russia on Sunday for the first time since he was poisoned last summer, despite the authorities' stated desire to arrest him and potentially jail him for years....

 2021-01-17 03:54 

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Four-goal third period propels Predators past Jackets...

Brad Richardson scored the go-ahead goal with nine minutes remaining in the third period and Juuse Saros made 42 saves to lift the host Nashville Predators to a 5-2 victory over the Columbus Blue Jackets on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 03:52 

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Pistons blow out Heat in second half for first road W...

Jerami Grant, Blake Griffin, Mason Plumlee and Derrick Rose did all the scoring in two third-quarter bursts Saturday night that allowed the Detroit Pistons to overcome a halftime deficit en route to a 120-100 victory over the host Miami Heat....

 2021-01-17 03:47 

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Ja Morant returns, Grizzlies down 76ers...

Ja Morant returned from an eight-game absence with a sprained left ankle to score 17 points and lift the host Memphis Grizzlies past the Philadelphia 76ers 106-104 on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 03:24 

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Mexico records deadliest coronavirus week yet with 7,000 deaths...

Mexico has registered its worst week yet of the pandemic, with a record number of infections from the new coronavirus and more than 7,000 COVID-19 deaths, government data showed on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 03:22 

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UPDATE 1-Mexico records deadliest coronavirus week yet with 7,000 deaths...

Mexico has registered its worst week yet of the pandemic, with a record number of infections from the new coronavirus and more than 7,000 COVID-19 deaths, government data showed on Saturday....

 2021-01-17 03:15 

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Balanced scoring effort leads Raptors past Hornets...

Norman Powell made six 3-pointers en route to a team-high 24 points, and the Toronto Raptors scored their second win over the Charlotte Hornets in as many games, 116-113, Saturday at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Florida....

 2021-01-17 02:59 

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Guatemala cracks down on migrant caravan bound for United States...

Thousands of Hondurans, including many families with children, walked together across Guatemala on Saturday hoping to reach the United States, fleeing poverty and violence in a region battered by the pandemic and back-to-back hurricanes late last year....

 2021-01-17 02:52 

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Mitch Marner powers Leafs past Senators...

Mitch Marner had a goal and two assists and the visiting Toronto Maple Leafs defeated the Ottawa Senators 3-2 on Saturday night....

 2021-01-17 02:50 

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Second-period burst boosts Canadiens past Oilers...

Jeff Petry and Tomas Tatar scored two goals each while Jake Evans added a goal as the Montreal Canadiens used a second-period onslaught to earn a 5-1 victory Saturday on the road against the Edmonton Oilers....

 2021-01-17 02:49 

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Rangers return favor, shut out Islanders...

Pavel Buchnevich had two goals and an assist, Artemi Panarin also scored twice and Alexandar Georgiev made 23 saves as the New York Rangers defeated the visiting New York Islanders 5-0 Saturday night....

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