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 2022-05-23 08:32 

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Davos updates | Corporate, government leaders schmooze...

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP) — The latest edition of the World Economic Forum has kicked off Monday in Davos, Switzerland. The......

 2022-05-23 08:22 

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Nationals Notebook: Troubling trade winds...

The Washington Nationals spoiled us from 2012-21 with high preseason expectations and met those expectations more often than not with five playoff appearances over an eight-year span....

 2022-05-23 08:21 

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Unheralded Pioli molded Milan youngsters into title winners...

MILAN (AP) — Ageing forwards mixed with young players and a coach who had never won anything. AC Milan wasn't......

 2022-05-23 08:09 

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Deluges of rain flood parts of India, Bangladesh...

DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — Pre-monsoon deluges have flooded parts of India and Bangladesh, killing at least 24 people in recent......

 2022-05-23 07:57 

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Blaney wins $1M NASCAR All-Star race after caution, net...

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) — Ryan Blaney is talking about framing the window net from his No. 12 Ford, the......

 2022-05-23 07:53 

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India sends food, medicine donation to crisis-hit Sri Lanka...

COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka received a first consignment of a $16 million humanitarian aid package from neighboring......

 2022-05-23 07:35 

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Asian shares mixed as Wall Street hovers near bear market...

Shares were mostly higher in Asia in cautious trading Monday after Wall Street dipped once again to the edge of......

 2022-05-23 07:34 

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US announces 12 countries join Indo-Pacific Economic Framework, a pact designed to bolster trade with Asian economies...

TOKYO (AP) — US announces 12 countries join Indo-Pacific Economic Framework, a pact designed to bolster trade with Asian economies....

 2022-05-23 07:32 

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Xinjiang in focus as UN rights chief arrives for China visit...

BEIJING (AP) — Allegations of human rights abuses in China's northwestern Xinjiang region are the dominant issue on a visit......

 2022-05-23 07:19 

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DC Special Police officer killed in Southeast shooting...

D.C. Police say that a special police officer was fatally wounded in a shooting early Sunday morning....

 2022-05-23 07:15 

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Security concerns, lack of support stall Africa's Green Wall...

OUAGADOUGOU, Burkina Faso (AP) — A series of complex challenges, including a lack of funding and political will as well......

 2022-05-23 07:09 

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Biden: US would intervene with military to defend Taiwan...

TOKYO (AP) — President Joe Biden said Monday that the U.S. would intervene militarily if China were to invade Taiwan,......

 2022-05-23 07:02 

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After 3 months of war, life in Russia has profoundly changed...

When Vladimir Putin announced the invasion of Ukraine, war seemed far away from Russian territory. Yet within days the conflict......

 2022-05-23 06:55 

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'They ruined everything': Fleeing the devastation in Ukraine...

POKROVSK, Ukraine (AP) — Houses on fire. Artillery blasting through thick apartment walls. People hiding in basements without electricity, water......

 2022-05-23 06:54 

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Justin Thomas takes PGA from uninspiring to unforgettable...

TULSA, Okla. (AP) — Justin Thomas wrapped his arms around the 27-pound Wanamaker Trophy after winning his second PGA Championship,......

 2022-05-23 06:52 

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LEADING OFF: Cardinals getting playful with pitching staff...

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WINGING IT FOR THE CARDS First, Albert Pujols. Then, Yadier......

 2022-05-23 06:49 

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Red Sox climbing out of early hole with much-needed streak...

The Boston Red Sox needed a winning streak like this. Their slow start was exacerbated by the fact that the......

 2022-05-23 06:48 

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Biden says recession not inevitable as he readies trade pact...

President Joe Biden said Monday that the U.S. would intervene militarily if China were to invade Taiwan, in one of the most forceful and overt statements in support of Taiwan in decades....

 2022-05-23 06:41 

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Giants aim to break 4-game slide, play the Mets...

New York Mets (28-15, first in the NL East) vs. San Francisco Giants (22-18, third in the NL West) San......

 2022-05-23 06:41 

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Machado leads Padres against the Brewers following 4-hit game...

Milwaukee Brewers (26-15, first in the NL Central) vs. San Diego Padres (27-14, second in the NL West) San Diego;......

 2022-05-23 06:41 

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Braves take on the Phillies in first of 4-game series...

Philadelphia Phillies (19-22, third in the NL East) vs. Atlanta Braves (19-22, second in the NL East) Atlanta; Monday, 7:20......

 2022-05-23 06:41 

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Reds take on the Cubs in first of 4-game series...

Chicago Cubs (16-24, third in the NL Central) vs. Cincinnati Reds (12-28, fifth in the NL Central) Cincinnati; Monday, 6:40......

 2022-05-23 05:45 

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Biden: Recession in US not inevitable, says economy has 'problems,' but 'less consequential than the rest of the world'...

TOKYO (AP) — Biden: Recession in US not inevitable, says economy has 'problems,' but 'less consequential than the rest of......

 2022-05-23 05:37 

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Simpson to swim rather than sing at the Commonwealth Games...

ADELAIDE, Australia (AP) — Cody Simpson was part of the entertainment lineup in the buildup for the last Commonwealth Games.......

 2022-05-23 05:31 

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Japanese PM Kishida: Biden will support Japan's bid for permanent seat on 'reformed' UN Security Council...

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese PM Kishida: Biden will support Japan's bid for permanent seat on 'reformed' UN Security Council....

 2022-05-23 05:24 

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Woman struck in apparent Alexandria hit and run...

Fairfax County Police say a woman is in the hospital this morning after being hit by a car in Alexandria....

 2022-05-23 05:24 

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Bangkok governor's election handily won by opposition figure...

BANGKOK (AP) — Residents of the Thai capital Bangkok, in their first opportunity in nine years to vote for their......

 2022-05-23 05:15 

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Prince George's Co. based organization offers mentorship, career counseling to nurses...

Alita-Geri Carter is a pediatric nurse practitioner and Founder and CEO of On the Move Academy and The Commission for Health....

 2022-05-23 05:05 

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Theories emerge for mysterious liver illnesses in children...

NEW YORK (AP) — Health officials remain perplexed by mysterious cases of severe liver damage in hundreds of young children......

 2022-05-23 05:04 

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Wiggins, Warriors dunk Mavericks 109-100 for 3-0 series lead...

DALLAS (AP) — Stephen Curry shimmied for the TV crew, Andrew Wiggins shook Luka Doncic with a posterizing dunk and......

 2022-05-23 04:41 

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Philadelphia scores early and goes on to down Portland 2-0...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Daniel Gazdag scored in the opening minutes and the Philadelphia Union went on to defeat the......

 2022-05-23 04:36 

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NCAA Division I Softball Super Regionals Glance...

All Times EDT (Best-of-3; x-if necessary) Host school is home team for Game 1; visiting school is home team for......

 2022-05-23 04:25 

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2022 midterms: What to watch in Georgia, Texas, elsewhere...

ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia takes center stage in Tuesday's primary elections as Gov. Brian Kemp and Secretary of State Brad......

 2022-05-23 04:19 

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Seven years later, still no trial for Texas AG Ken Paxton...

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Not many people charged with felony crimes go seven years without ever standing trial. One of......

 2022-05-23 04:12 

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Stacey Abrams aims to recapture energy of first campaign...

ATLANTA (AP) — For Stacey Abrams, everything is different this time. Unlike her first campaign for Georgia governor in 2018,......

 2022-05-23 04:10 

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This Week: New home sales, Fed minutes, Macy's results...

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week: HOUSING MARKET BAROMETER The Commerce......

 2022-05-23 04:09 

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EXPLAINER: What's in Biden's proposed new Asia trade pact?...

TOKYO (AP) — President Joe Biden faced a dilemma on trade in Asia: He couldn't just rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership......

 2022-05-23 04:08 

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Russian offensive turns to key Donbas city, heavy shelling...

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Buoyed by a visit from a neighbor and ally, Ukrainians were digging in to defend the......

 2022-05-23 04:02 

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Parker's triple-double leads Chicago over Washington...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Candace Parker finished with her second career triple-double and the Chicago Sky pulled away in the second......

 2022-05-23 04:00 

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Today in History: May 23, Bonnie and Clyde shot to death...

Today in History Today is Monday, May 23, the 143rd day of 2022. There are 222 days left in the......

 2022-05-23 03:36 

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NCAA Division I Softball Regionals Glance...

All Times EDT (Double elimination; x-if necessary) Norman (Okla.) Regional Friday, May 20 Texas A&M 5, Minnesota 1 Oklahoma 14,......

 2022-05-23 03:29 

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Beijing extends work-from-home order as COVID-19 cases rise...

Beijing extended orders for workers and students to stay home and ordered additional mass testing Monday as cases of COVID-19......

 2022-05-23 03:24 

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Kane's 2nd-period hat trick helps Oilers top Flames 4-1...

EDMONTON, Alberta (AP) — Evander Kane had three goals in a six-minute span in the second period, Leon Draisaitl set......

 2022-05-23 03:20 

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Asian shares mixed after Wall St barely misses bear market...

Shares are mixed in Asia in cautious trading after Wall Street rumbled to the edge of a bear market on......

 2022-05-23 03:07 

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7 dead, 120 others rescued in Philippine ferry fire...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A ferry carrying more than 130 people caught fire Monday while approaching a northeastern Philippine province,......

 2022-05-23 02:57 

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PGA Championship Scores...

Sunday At Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Okla. Purse: $15 Million Yardage: 7,365; Par: 70 FedExCup points in parenthesis Final......

 2022-05-23 02:56 

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PGA Championship Par Scores...

Sunday At Southern Hills Country Club Tulsa, Okla. Purse: $15 Million Yardage: 7,365; Par: 70 FedExCup points in parenthesis Final......

 2022-05-23 02:54 

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Virginia dentist, interfaith groups host free Dental Day for Our Afghan Friends...

Finding healthcare has been difficult for some Afghan refugees. In Virginia, a local dentist helped out by holding a free clinic on Sunday....

 2022-05-23 02:53 

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Lewis helps Rapids beat Sounders to keep home streak alive...

COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — Jonathan Lewis scored a goal five minutes into the second half and the Colorado Rapids......

 2022-05-23 02:52 

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Kim, other N. Koreans attend large funeral amid COVID worry...

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A large number of North Koreans including leader Kim Jong Un attended a funeral for......

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