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 2021-01-19 07:08 

AP

Dubai, party haven amid pandemic, faces its biggest surge...

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Masks off the minute you step inside. Bars packed and pulsing like it's 2019. Social media stars waving bottles of champagne. DJs spinning party tunes through......

 2021-01-19 07:05 

AP

Warriors rally from 14 down in 4th, beat Lakers 115-113...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stephen Curry scored 26 points, Kelly Oubre Jr. added 23 and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a 14-point, fourth-quarter deficit to defeat the Los Angeles Lakers 115-113......

 2021-01-19 07:01 

AP

A new COVID-19 challenge: Mutations rise along with cases...

The race against the virus that causes COVID-19 has taken a new turn: Mutations are rapidly popping up, and the longer it takes to vaccinate people, the more likely it is that a variant that can......

 2021-01-19 07:00 

Reuters

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European new car sales drop by 3.7% y/y in December - ACEA...

European car registrations dropped in December, declining for the third month in row, industry data showed on Tuesday, as measures to restrict a second coronavirus wave hit sales in most of the continent's largest markets....

 2021-01-19 07:00 

Reuters

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RPT-Italy's UniCredit to narrow down search for new CEO - sources...

UniCredit is narrowing down a field of candidates to replace departing Chief Executive Jean Pierre Mustier, three people familiar with the matter said, as Italy's second biggest bank tries to find a new boss by early February....

 2021-01-19 07:00 

Reuters

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FEATURE-With free buses and WhatsApp, southern Africa steps up storm preparedness...

When tropical storm Chalane threatened Zimbabwe and Mozambique late last year, government authorities and aid agencies sprang into action, having learned lessons from the destruction and loss of life caused by cyclones in 2019....

 2021-01-19 07:00 

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RPT-ANALYSIS-Ultra long bonds are back in force as rock-bottom rates create sweet spot...

* Belgium, Spain, other possible candidates for 50-year issuance...

 2021-01-19 06:59 

UPI

Florida COVID-19 whistleblower turns herself in to police...

The former Florida Department of Health data scientist who says she was fired after refusing to doctor the state's COVID-19 data has turned herself in to the police after a warrant had been issued for her arrest....

 2021-01-19 06:52 

Reuters

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Samsung stocks rebound but Lee's detention raises doubts on pledges for change...

Shares in Samsung Electronics and affiliates rebounded on Tuesday, reversing losses stemming from Samsung Electronics Vice Chairman Jay Y. Lee's receiving a two-and-a-half year prison term on Monday....

 2021-01-19 06:44 

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Japan's Nikkei ends higher as investors pick beaten down shares after retreat...

Japanese shares closed higher on Tuesday after declining for two consecutive sessions, as investors scooped up beaten-down stocks, with automakers and semiconductor-related plays leading the rebound....

 2021-01-19 06:44 

Reuters

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Meet Kyuta: the 10-year-old, 85-kilo sumo in training...

Among the young sumo wrestlers lifting weights in the ring, 10-year-old Kyuta Kumagai stands out. At 85 kilograms (187 lb), Kyuta is twice the size of the other children his age and is so dominant that he wrestles, and beats, boys five or six years older....

 2021-01-19 06:42 

Reuters

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UPDATE 2-China to support economic recovery, avoid 'policy cliff' - state planner official...

China will provide necessary policy support for the economic recovery this year, to avoid a...

 2021-01-19 06:32 

Reuters

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Meet Kyuta: the 10-year-old, 85-kilo sumo in training...

Among the young sumo wrestlers lifting weights in the ring, 10-year-old Kyuta Kumagai stands out. At 85 kilograms (187 lb), Kyuta is twice the size of the other children his age and is so dominant that he wrestles, and beats, boys five or six years older....

 2021-01-19 06:31 

Reuters

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Ugandan troops block U.S. ambassador from opposition leader's house...

The United States ambassador in Kampala was blocked by security personnel from visiting opposition leader Bobi Wine at his residence, prompting the mission to call his house arrest a...

 2021-01-19 06:31 

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Uganda accuses U.S. of subversion after envoy tries to visit Wine's house...

Uganda's government spokesman accused the United States on Tuesday of trying to subvert last week's presidential elections after its ambassador, Natalie E. Brown, attempted to visit opposition leader Bobi Wine, who is under house arrest....

 2021-01-19 06:26 

Reuters

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NBA: Warriors escape 19-point hole, stun Lakers...

Stephen Curry bombed in Golden State's final points on a 3-pointer with 1:07 remaining and the Warriors forced LeBron James into an errant 3-pointer at the horn, completing a shocking, 115-113 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Monday....

 2021-01-19 06:25 

Reuters

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Thousands join U.S.-bound migrant caravan...

Hondurans take part in a new caravan of migrants, set to head to the United States, in Vado Hondo, Guatemala January 18, 2021. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria...

 2021-01-19 06:25 

Reuters

Thousands join U.S.-bound migrant caravan...
 2021-01-19 06:25 

Reuters

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TABLE-Japan nuclear reactor operations: Kansai Electric restarts Ohi No. 4 reactor...

Japan's Kansai Electric Power Co Inc has restarted the No. 4 reactor at its Ohi nuclear plant in western Japan after completing scheduled maintenance and refuelling, a spokesman said on Tuesday. The utility began booting up the 1,180-megawatt (MW) rea...

 2021-01-19 06:23 

AP

Inauguration rehearsal evacuated after fire in homeless camp...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Capitol complex temporarily locked down during a rehearsal for President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration after a fire in a homeless encampment roughly a mile away sent a......

 2021-01-19 06:22 

AP

ESPN report: Mets GM sent explicit texts to female reporter...

NEW YORK (AP) — Mets general manager Jared Porter sent graphic, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working for the Chicago Cubs, ESPN reported Monday......

 2021-01-19 06:20 

Reuters

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Shares climb on China's economic recovery, with earnings in focus...

Asian shares climbed on Tuesday as investors wagered China's economic strength would help underpin growth in the region, even as pandemic lockdowns threatened to lengthen the road to recovery in the West....

 2021-01-19 06:20 

Reuters

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Shares climb on China's economic recovery, with earnings in focus...

Asian shares climbed on Tuesday as investors wagered China's economic strength would help underpin growth in the region, even as pandemic lockdowns threatened to lengthen the road to recovery in the West....

 2021-01-19 06:19 

Reuters

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What you need to know about the coronavirus right now...

Here's what you need to know about the coronavirus right now:...

 2021-01-19 06:18 

Reuters

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GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares climb on China's economic recovery, with earnings in focus...

Asian shares climbed on Tuesday as investors wagered China's economic strength would help underpin growth in the region, even as pandemic lockdowns threatened to lengthen the road to recovery in the West....

 2021-01-19 06:17 

AP

Yellen urges Congress to do more to fight pandemic recession...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Treasury Secretary nominee Janet Yellen is calling on Congress to do more to fight a deep pandemic-induced recession, saying the threats of a longer and even worse downturn are......

 2021-01-19 06:17 

Reuters

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MLB: New Mets GM admits sending lewd texts to journalist...

Jared Porter, hired as the New York Mets' general manager last month, admitted Monday to sending lewd texts to a female journalist five years ago....

 2021-01-19 06:16 

AP

Inaugural event to celebrate resiliency of Black Americans...

DETROIT (AP) — The resiliency, culture and heroism of Black Americans and the African diaspora will be the central theme of a virtual event that will celebrate the nation's diversity on the eve of......

 2021-01-19 06:15 

AP

Biden to propose 8-year citizenship path for immigrants...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden plans to unveil a sweeping immigration bill on Day One of his administration, hoping to provide an eight-year path to citizenship for an estimated 11......

 2021-01-19 06:14 

AP

Biden, Harris take break from inaugural prep to mark MLK day...

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris pitched in on Martin Luther King Jr. Day service projects as a militarized and jittery Washington prepared for......

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