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 2021-12-04 14:23 

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18 Die When Bus Heading to Wedding Swept Into River in Kenya...

Police say at least 18 people died after a bus carrying choir members to a wedding plunged into a river in Kenya on Saturday....

 2021-12-04 14:20 

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Michigan Hourly Minimum Wage Will Rise 22 Cents to $9.87...

Michigan's minimum wage will rise by 22 cents to $9.87 an hour in January....

 2021-12-04 14:20 

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Penobscots Don't Want Ancestors' Scalping to Be Whitewashed...

Most Americans know about atrocities endured by Native Americans after the arrival of European settlers — wars, disease, stolen land....

 2021-12-04 14:18 

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Protesters Block Roads in Serbia to Criticize Mining Plans...

Thousands of protesters have gathered in Belgrade and other Serbian towns and villages to block roads and bridges despite police warnings and an intimidation campaign launched by authorities against the participants....

 2021-12-04 14:16 

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Lafayette Woman Sentenced for 2 Deaths During Robbery...

An 18-year-old Lafayette woman has been sentenced to 50 years in prison for the shooting deaths of a pizza delivery driver and her boyfriend, both killed during a botched robbery....

 2021-12-04 14:13 

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Indiana University Renames Street for Prominent Black Family...

Indiana University officials are renaming a street through the Bloomington campus after a Black family that rose to prominence after escaping slavery instead of a 19th century president of the school who supported eugenics....

 2021-12-04 14:02 

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Amazon Says It Plans Solar Farm in Eastern Georgia...

Amazon plans to build a solar farm in east Georgia, its first in the state....

 2021-12-04 14:01 

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Urbana Senior Paints 'Sensory Playground' at Local School...

FREDERICK, Md. (AP) — Bundled up against the sharp November air, a handful of Centerville Elementary School students bounded across their brand-new playground....

 2021-12-04 14:01 

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Artist Exhibits in Old Criglersville Store Turned Gallery...

CRIGLERSVILLE, Va. (AP) — Mixed-media artist Sharon Zarambo, like people everywhere, experienced a lot of loss in the past year....

 2021-12-04 14:01 

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Virginians Barbershop Chorus Welcomes Women for Holiday Show...

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — This is the time of year when the Virginians Barbershop Chorus usually would be putting the finishing touches on its Christmas show....

 2021-12-04 14:00 

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Keep Your Holidays Allergy-Free This Year...

SATURDAY, Dec. 4, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Planning ahead will reduce the risk of allergies and asthma interfering with your holiday plans, an......

 2021-12-04 13:33 

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BP Oil Spill Fund: $103M to Projects in 3 Gulf States...

Alabama, Florida and Mississippi are receiving more than $103 million in BP oil spill settlement money for new and continued coastal projects....

 2021-12-04 13:31 

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Mississippi to Receive Nearly $75M in Infrastructure Funding...

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency officials say Mississippi will receive nearly $75 million in water infrastructure funding as part of the recent bipartisan infrastructure bill....

 2021-12-04 13:30 

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Thousands Protest Over Dutch Coronavirus Restrictions...

UTRECHT, Netherlands (Reuters) - Several thousand people gathered in the central Dutch town of Utrecht on Saturday to protest against new......

 2021-12-04 13:27 

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Germany's Social Democrats Back Coalition Agreement...

BERLIN (Reuters) - Members of Germany's Social Democratic party (SPD), which narrowly won a federal election in September, voted on Saturday to......

 2021-12-04 13:25 

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Indonesia's Semeru Volcano Erupts, Spews Huge Ash Cloud...

The highest volcano on Indonesia's most densely populated island of Java has spewed thick columns of ash high into the sky, triggering panic among people living nearby....

 2021-12-04 13:19 

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Scenes From Week 1 of Ghislaine Maxwell's Sex-Abuse Trial...

The first week of the sex-abuse trial of Ghislaine Maxwell saw the first of her four main accusers taking the witness stand to give emotional testimony accusing the British socialite of coaxing her into sexual encounters with financier Jeffrey Epstein....

 2021-12-04 13:18 

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At Least 30 Civilians Reported Killed in Mali Truck Attack...

A local official in central Mali says gunmen attacked a truck carrying civilians in central Mali, killing at least 31 people....

 2021-12-04 13:18 

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Vogtle Monitors See More Delays, Extra $1B for Nuclear Plant...

Monitors say even the most recent pushback of completion dates for two new nuclear reactors in Georgia isn't enough to account for all the delays and increased costs they see coming....

 2021-12-04 13:16 

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Before Redistricting, Change of Power Coming in SC Senate...

Before the South Carolina Senate takes up redistricting Monday, the chamber's president will likely step down to take charge of its most powerful committee....

 2021-12-04 13:14 

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2nd Stacey Abrams Governor Bid Sees New Tests, Intrigues...

Stacey Abrams' 2022 Democratic campaign for Georgia governor is likely to be different than her narrow 2018 loss....

 2021-12-04 13:13 

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Maryland Congressional Map Could Enable Democrats to Go 8-0...

Maryland lawmakers will have dueling congressional maps before them when they gather for a special session on redistricting....

 2021-12-04 13:11 

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New Orleans: Push to Rename Lee Boulevard After Toussaint...

A New Orleans city council member is pushing to change a street currently named after Confederate Gen. Robert E....

 2021-12-04 13:10 

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Helium Prospecting Picking up in North-Central Montana...

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 2021-12-04 13:01 

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Passenger Jet Reduced Altitude Over Black Sea Due to Spy Plane - Interfax...

MOSCOW (Reuters) - A passenger plane flying from Tel Aviv to Moscow was forced to change altitude over the Black Sea because a reconnaissance plane......

 2021-12-04 13:00 

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Utah School Names 1st Native Student to Homecoming Royalty...

Mahala Sutherland never expected to win this year's homecoming royalty contest at Southern Utah University....

 2021-12-04 12:26 

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Tunisia's Union Calls for Early Elections, Says Democratic Gains Are Threatened...

By Tarek AmaraTUNIS (Reuters) - Tunisia's powerful UGTT union called for early elections on Saturday, saying it was concerned for the country's......

 2021-12-04 12:10 

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Thailand Seizes $88 Million Worth of Crystal Meth Bound for Taiwan...

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Thai authorities intercepted nearly 900 kg (2,000 pounds) of crystal methamphetamine hidden in a cargo shipment at Bangkok's......

 2021-12-04 12:07 

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Two Hippos in Belgian Zoo Test Positive for COVID-19...

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Two hippos have tested positive for COVID-19 at Antwerp Zoo in Belgium in what could be the first reported cases in the......

 2021-12-04 12:06 

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Merkel Makes Final Appeal to Germans to Get Vaccinated...

Outgoing Chancellor Angela Merkel has made what is likely her final appeal before leaving office next week for Germans to get vaccinated against COVID-19....

 2021-12-04 12:05 

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Islamic Countries to Meet on Afghanistan Crisis on Dec. 19...

By Syed Raza HassanISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Pakistan's foreign minister called on Saturday for a fresh effort to stop neighbouring Afghanistan sliding......

 2021-12-04 12:03 

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Pakistan Receives $3 Billion Loan From Saudi Arabia...

By Syed Raza HassanKARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistan on Saturday received a $3 billion loan from Saudi Arabia, the prime minister's finance......

 2021-12-04 11:27 

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Russia Dismisses U.S. Media Reports About Possible Ukraine Offensive...

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia has dismissed new U.S. media reports about a possible Russian attack on Ukraine, accusing Washington of trying to......

 2021-12-04 11:12 

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Gambians Vote in 1st Post-Jammeh Presidential Election...

Lines of voters are forming outside polling stations in Gambia's capital as the nation holds a presidential election....

 2021-12-04 10:31 

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S.African Official Says Number of Children Sick With COVID-19 Is Not Cause for Panic...

By Alexander WinningJOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Higher hospital admissions among children during a fourth wave of COVID-19 infections in South Africa......

 2021-12-04 10:29 

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Dutch Authorities Say 18 Passengers From South Africa Had Omicron...

THE HAGUE (Reuters) - Dutch health authorities said on Saturday the final tally of passengers on two flights from South Africa last week who had......

 2021-12-04 10:25 

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Italian Dentist Presents Fake Arm for Vaccine to Get Pass...

A dentist in Italy faces possible criminal charges after trying to receive a coronavirus vaccine in a fake arm made of silicone....

 2021-12-04 09:41 

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In Greece, Pope to Seek Deeper Ties With Eastern Churches...

Pope Francis has arrived in Athens for the second leg of a five-day visit to Cyprus and Greece aimed at bolstering recently mended ties between the Vatican and Greek Orthodox churches....

 2021-12-04 09:26 

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Germany's Social Democrats Set to Approve Government Deal...

The center-left party of German Chancellor-designate Olaf Scholz is meeting to decide whether to approve a deal to form a new government with environmentalist and pro-business parties....

 2021-12-04 09:26 

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Cricket-New Zealand Spinner Ajaz Takes All 10 Wickets Against India...

By Sudipto GangulyMUMBAI (Reuters) - New Zealand spinner Ajaz Patel became only the third bowler to pick up all 10 wickets in an innings in......

 2021-12-04 08:35 

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Populist Leaders Meet in Warsaw to Discuss European Union...

The leaders of right-wing populist parties are gathering in Warsaw to discuss how they can work together to bring change to the European Union....

 2021-12-04 08:27 

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China's Communists Bash US Democracy Before Biden Summit...

China's Communist Party has taken American democracy to task, sharply criticizing a global democracy summit being hosted by President Joe Biden next week and extolling the virtues of its governing system....

 2021-12-04 07:50 

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Parents Captured After Son Charged in Oxford School Shooting...

A sheriff's office in Michigan says the parents of a teen accused of killing four students in a shooting at a high school have been caught early Saturday....

 2021-12-04 07:44 

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Parents of Michigan Teen Accused in Oxford School Shooting Caught in Detroit After Vehicle Found, Sheriff's Office Says...

Parents of Michigan teen accused in Oxford school shooting caught in Detroit after vehicle found, sheriff's office says....

 2021-12-04 07:34 

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Manslaughter Charges Against Michigan Shooter's Parents Break New Legal Ground...

By Brendan PiersonNEW YORK (Reuters) - There is little precedent for the criminal charges against the parents of Ethan Crumbley, the Michigan......

 2021-12-04 06:39 

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No. 14 Utah Beats No. 10 Oregon 38-10 for 1st Rose Bowl Bid...

Devin Lloyd returned an interception for a touchdown, Cam Rising threw for another score and No. 14 Utah clinched the first Rose Bowl berth in school history with a 38-10 victory over No. 10 Oregon in the Pac-12 championship game....

 2021-12-04 06:35 

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Curry Bounces Back, Warriors End Suns' 18-Game Streak 118-96...

Stephen Curry bounced back from one of the worst shooting nights of his career and scored 23 points, and the Golden State Warriors convincingly ended the Phoenix Suns' 18-game winning streak, 118-96, on Friday night....

 2021-12-04 05:37 

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Time Is No Ally as Dems Strain to Finish Biden's $2T Bill...

Democrats are hoping that Congress is nearing the finish line in its seven-month trek on President Joe Biden's $2 trillion social and environment package....

 2021-12-04 05:01 

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Indiana's Black Churches Work to Combat Mental Health Crisis...

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — On a Sunday morning in Anderson, almost 30 years ago, the Rev. Dwight Holland was on assignment as pastor at his second church when he noticed a young woman crying....

 2021-12-04 05:01 

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Louisiana Educator Teaching the Next Generation to Give Back...

WESTLAKE, La. (AP) — Brandi Felice, a Westlake resident, takes pride in her city and the best way she knows how to do this is by giving back....

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