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 2021-10-23 13:43 

AP

Dot banks on post-COVID rural appeal, pays employees to move...

MOUNT STERLING, Ill. (AP) — Dot Foods had a problem. In early 2020, COVID-19 put the brakes on six decades of nearly constant hiring. When the pandemic eased and business buzzed again last spring, ......

 2021-10-23 13:36 

AP

Gas prices surge again in NJ, around nation...

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Gas prices have surged again in New Jersey and around the nation with double-digit increases in the Garden State at a time of year that usually sees decreases due to a drop in ......

 2021-10-23 13:33 

AP

Zardes sprains knee, could miss US's November qualifiers...

COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Crew forward Gyasi Zardes likely will be sidelined for two to four weeks after he sprained his left knee, an injury that could cause him to miss the United States' Wo......

 2021-10-23 13:33 

AP

A magical trove of Ricky Jay ephemera hits auction block...

NEW YORK (AP) — Conjurers, cheats, hustlers, hoaxsters, pranksters, jokesters, posturers, pretenders, sideshow showmen, armless calligraphers, mechanical marvels and popular entertainments.Those we......

 2021-10-23 13:32 

Reuters

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Shiffrin starts the season with her 70th World Cup win | Reuters...

Mikaela Shiffrin of the United States started the Alpine ski season with the 70th World Cup victory of her career on Saturday after a storming second run in a giant slalom in Soelden....

 2021-10-23 13:27 

AP

Chelsea romps to 7-0 win over Norwich in Premier League...

LONDON (AP) — Chelsea coped just fine without its injured strikers.The Premier League leaders romped to a 7-0 win over last-place Norwich on Saturday, with Mason Mount scoring a hat trick and the o......

 2021-10-23 13:24 

AP

Drug takeback event is being held in New England...

This is the weekend when New Englanders can return unused and unwanted prescription drugs to police departments and other locations in the region.The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration holds the ......

 2021-10-23 13:24 

AP

Olympic vault champ Rebeca Andrade wins 2 medals at worlds...

KITAKYUSHU, Japan (AP) — Rebeca Andrade of Brazil added a world title to her Tokyo Olympic gold medal in vault and also won a silver medal in uneven bars on Saturday at the gymnastics world champio......

 2021-10-23 13:21 

Reuters

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Russia puts man who leaked prison torture videos on wanted list | Reuters...

Russia's interior ministry has declared Sergei Savelyev, who leaked purported prison torture videos to a human rights group, as wanted, the database on its website showed on Saturday....

 2021-10-23 13:11 

AP

Olympic sprinter Alex Quinez fatally shot in Ecuador...

GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador (AP) — Ecuadorian sprinter Alex Quinez was fatally shot in the port city of Guayaquil, police said early Saturday.Quinez, who was 32, became a national hero in 2012 when he r......

 2021-10-23 13:11 

Reuters

PSG's Neymar back in squad for Marseille trip...

Paris St Germain's Neymar has recovered from a groin injury and could be reunited with Lionel Messi and Kylian Mbappe in attack against bitter rivals Olympique de Marseille on Sunday....

 2021-10-23 13:10 

AP

Harrison Ford reunited with lost credit card in Sicily...

MILAN (AP) — Harrison Ford lost his credit card during a stay in a beach town near Palermo, Sicily, but got it back thanks to a German tourist, police in Sicily said Saturday.The tourist found a cr......

 2021-10-23 13:10 

Reuters

Spain vows to speed up aid to volcano-hit La Palma...

Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez said Spain would speed up aid to the hard-hit agriculture and fishing industries on the island of La Palma, where part of the volcano's cone collapsed on Saturday and red hot lava continued to flow over a month after the e...

 2021-10-23 13:06 

AP

Dems hope power of presidency can help Virginia gov's race...

RICHMOND, Va (AP) — Virginia Democrats are hoping the power of the presidency can help them retain the governor's seat in the closely watched and tightly contested election less than two weeks away......

 2021-10-23 13:03 

AP

Prince Charles warns of narrow window to face climate change...

LONDON (AP) — Prince Charles issued a warning to the world days before leaders gather in the U.K. for crucial United Nations climate talks, saying there is a "dangerously narrow" window to tackle g......

 2021-10-23 13:03 

AP

Is there a constitutional right to food? Mainers to decide...

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Depending on whom you ask, Maine's proposed "right to food" constitutional amendment would simply put people in charge of how and what they eat — or would endanger animals an......

 2021-10-23 12:52 

UPI

Lady A to headline Heroes and History Makers event...

Country music act Lady A, formerly known as Lady Antebellum, has been booked to headline the star-studded Heroes and History Makers online event on Oct. 28....

 2021-10-23 12:51 

UPI

Vin Diesel walks late friend Paul Walker's daughter Meadow down the aisle...

Actor Vin Diesel escorted model Meadow Walker down the aisle at her wedding to Louis Thornton-Allan....

 2021-10-23 12:51 

Reuters

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Budapest hosts rival political rallies as Hungary's 2022 election race heats up | Reuters...

Tens of thousands of Hungarians rallied in Budapest on Saturday to commemorate a 1956 anti-Soviet uprising and show support for nationalist Prime Minister Viktor Orban who faces a close election race next year....

 2021-10-23 12:50 

Reuters

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Koeman says Barca need to make fans proud in Clasico against Real | Reuters...

Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman said his side will need to be fearless to beat rivals Real Madrid on Sunday as he called on the club's fans to get behind the team following a challenging start to the season....

 2021-10-23 12:47 

UPI

Bob Newhart, Lena Dunham pay tribute to late actor Peter Scolari...

Bob Newhart, Julia Duffy and Lena Dunham paid tribute to actor Peter Scolari, who died Friday of cancer at the age of 66....

 2021-10-23 12:45 

AP

Kontaveit faces Alexandrova in Moscow final, Sakkari retires...

MOSCOW (AP) — Anett Kontaveit will face Ekaterina Alexandrova in the final of the Kremlin Cup after Maria Sakkari retired from her semifinal match with Alexandrova on Saturday.Sakkari was trailing ......

 2021-10-23 12:45 

Reuters

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As Russia's COVID-19 toll surges, a Siberian hospital struggles to cope | Reuters...

The beds at the intensive care unit at this Siberian hospital rarely stay empty for long. Doctors at Hospital No. 2 in the Russian city of Biysk are having to cope with an unprecedented surge of coronavirus patients, many of whom are unvaccinated....

 2021-10-23 12:43 

AP

Libya FM: Security, stability necessary to usher in new govt...

TRIPOLI, Libya (AP) — Libya's chief diplomat says the transitional government is working to hold long-awaited elections later this year, but security and political and economic stability are necess......

 2021-10-23 12:41 

Reuters

Italy's Salvini ridicules calling of actor Gere to kidnapping trial...

Matteo Salvini, leader of Italy's right-wing League party, said a trial where he faces kidnapping charges for refusing to let a migrant ship dock in the country in 2019 was not serious as actor Richard Gere was admitted to testify....

 2021-10-23 12:40 

Reuters

EXCLUSIVE Italy, UniCredit set to call off talks over Monte dei Paschi-sources...

Italy's government and UniCredit are preparing to call off negotiations over ailing bank Monte dei Paschi (MPS) after efforts to reach an agreement over a costly recapitalization plan fell through, two sources told Reuters....

 2021-10-23 12:39 

UPI

Drake's 'Certified Lover Boy' tops U.S. album chart...

Rapper Drake's "Certified Lover Boy" is the No. 1 album in the United States this weekend....

 2021-10-23 12:23 

AP

GOP uses voters to push election reforms in unlikely states...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Republicans have succeeded this year in passing a range of voting restrictions in states they control politically, from Georgia to Iowa to Texas. They're not stopping there.R......

 2021-10-23 12:21 

Reuters

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TotalEnergies CEO says gas price hike driven by demand rebound, not a crisis | Reuters...

TotalEnergies CEO Patrick Pouyanne said on Saturday that the gas price spike was caused by a strong rebound in demand post COVID-19 and was thus not a crisis, but that oil prices had been impacted by a lack of investment....

 2021-10-23 12:20 

AP

Biden to meet Pope Francis amid some rifts with US bishops...

There's an intriguing subplot to President Joe Biden's upcoming meeting with Pope Francis. The world's two most prominent Roman Catholics will be celebrating a shared outlook on church teaching and......

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