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 2021-09-18 00:15 

dpa

Algeria's former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika dies aged 84...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2021-09-18 00:09 

Bahrain News Agency

UN faces $100 trln shortfall in fight against climate change, inequality...
 2021-09-18 00:03 

CNN

[ Health ]

Idaho's struggle to keep up with Covid-19 surge puts pressure on Washington state hospitals...

Idaho officials announced Thursday they're preparing to ration hospital care due to the Covid-19 surge, and it was the last thing next-door Washington state's top hospital advocate wanted to hear....

 2021-09-18 00:00 

CNN

[ Health ]

Moderna's vaccine is the most effective, but Pfizer and J&J also protect well, CDC-led study says...

A head-to-head study of all three authorized coronavirus vaccines in the United States finds the Moderna vaccine is slightly more effective than Pfizer's in real-life use in keeping people out of the hospital, and Johnson & Johnson's Janssen vacci...

 2021-09-17 23:53 

Sydney Morning Herald

America's loss is China's gain as France lashes out over subs...

Chinese President Xi Jinping will be looking at the US-France feud with pleasure and amazement....

 2021-09-17 23:49 

The Times of India

Woman gets probation for 'minimal' role in Capitol riot...
 2021-09-17 23:48 

Deutsche Welle

Real estate heir Robert Durst found guilty of murdering best friend...

A California jury found Durst guilty of killing Susan Berman in 2000, but prosecutors believe he killed another two people. The trial comes years after Durst appeared to confess to the murders in an HBO documentary....

 2021-09-17 23:46 

Fox News

[ World ]

Third plane out of Afghanistan with Americans on board lands in Doha...

A third chartered flight carrying an unspecified number of American citizens as well as other civilians from Afghanistan landed in Qatar on Friday, U.S. special envoy Zalmai Khalilzad confirmed....

 2021-09-17 23:45 

dpa

Algeria's former president Abdelaziz Bouteflika dies aged 84...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2021-09-17 23:44 

NBC News

Teen city councilman in Alabama who voted against masks has Covid-19...

Hunter Pepper, 19, the youngest person ever to be elected to the Decatur, Alabama, city council, said he has contracted Covid-19 and encourages vaccinations....

 2021-09-17 23:41 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Biennial World Cup proposals slammed...

German and Portuguese national football federations attack FIFA plans for a biennial World Cup, claiming players would suffer and women's tournaments would be marginalised....

 2021-09-17 23:41 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

For Nadine, going to boarding school is 'pretty cool', but experts worry other Indigenous kids are missing out...

Experts warn COVID-19 pandemic could send Closing the Gap targets backwards as the Australian Boarding School Association reveals the number of Indigenous students attending boarding schools in SA has almost halved....

 2021-09-17 23:36 

Al Jazeera

Algeria's former President Bouteflika dies at 84...

Veteran of Algeria's war for independence ruled the North African country for two decades before he resigned in 2019....

 2021-09-17 23:30 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Bumper wildflower season in outback sets deserts blooming...

Alice Springs Desert Park has been bursting with flashes of colourful outcrops of wildflowers thanks to perfect rainfall conditions earlier in the year....

 2021-09-17 23:22 

Sydney Morning Herald

Real estate heir Robert Durst convicted of murder in California...

A California jury found Durst guilty of murdering his best friend Susan Berman in 2000, the first homicide conviction for a man suspected of killing three people in three states over the past 39 years....

 2021-09-17 23:19 

AP

Ex-Algerian leader Bouteflika, ousted amid protests, dies...

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) — Former Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika, who fought for independence from France in the 1950s and 1960s and was ousted amid pro-democracy protests in 2019 after 20 ye......

 2021-09-17 23:15 

dpa

France recalls ambassadors to US, Australia over submarine spat...

Top Stories from around the globe brought to you by dpa International....

 2021-09-17 23:14 

CNN

[ US ]

Robert Durst found guilty of first-degree murder...

A Los Angeles jury found Robert Durst, the notorious subject of the HBO series...

 2021-09-17 23:08 

Sky News

The Jinx: New York property heir found guilty of murdering friend years after HBO documentary...

New York multi-millionaire and property heir Robert Durst has been convicted of his best friend's murder in a case that has fascinated America for years following an infamous TV documentary....

 2021-09-17 23:02 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Office of Trump's defense secretary held call with China on January 6, two days before Milley's controversial call...

A deputy to then-President Donald Trump's acting secretary of defense held a call with his Chinese counterpart two days before the now-controversial call by Gen. Mark Milley, undercutting criticism that the Joint Chiefs chairman was out of line....

 2021-09-17 22:58 

CBS News

A tiny Colorado town's football team gets its field of dreams...

A Colorado school's football field was in such bad shape that other teams said they wouldn't play on it....

 2021-09-17 22:57 

Deutsche Welle

Former Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika dies at 84...

The former president of Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika, has died at 84. The long-serving leader stepped down from power in 2019 following pressure from mass protests....

 2021-09-17 22:54 

Sydney Morning Herald

Ruler, Britannia: UK plans return of imperial weights and measures...

In Brexit's wake, Boris Johnson will allow traders to revert to selling by the inch, the pound or the pint....

 2021-09-17 22:53 

CBC

Police in Washington, D.C., say they're ready this time ahead of protest for jailed Capitol rioters...

Burned before, Capitol Police say they are taking no chances as they prepare for a Saturday rally at the U.S. Capitol in support of rioters imprisoned after the violent Jan. 6 insurrection in Washington, D.C....

 2021-09-17 22:49 

CNN

[ US ]

Verdict reached in Robert Durst murder trial...

The jury has reached a verdict in the murder trial of millionaire Robert Durst. Follow here for the latest....

 2021-09-17 22:47 

CBS News

[ World ]

Thousands of Haitian migrants waiting under Texas bridge in squalid conditions...

The temporary encampment has grown rapidly and officials are struggling to provide food, water and sanitation....

 2021-09-17 22:46 

AP

UN using honor system to check vaccinations for big meeting...

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. General Assembly is relying on an honor system — and only an honor system — to ensure that world leaders have been vaccinated before they speak at next week's big mee......

 2021-09-17 22:43 

Reuters

[ World ]

Audio Legal Lookahead: Georgia's heartbeat abortion law battle | Reuters...

Georgia Governor Brian Kemp challenges ruling striking down state law that bans most abortions after the detection of a fetal heartbeat. Plus, 3M faces another suit over its military earplugs. Listen here....

 2021-09-17 22:32 

CNN

[ Politics ]

The week in 14 headlines...

This week, California Gov. Gavin Newsom held on to his job in a recall election, which President Joe Biden touted as a victory for strict Covid-19 mitigation efforts, including vaccine mandates. Meanwhile, a shaken US Capitol braced for an upcoming rally ...

 2021-09-17 22:30 

CNN

[ Politics ]

A glimmer of hope for Democrats in the 2022 midterms...

Conventional wisdom since at least the end of the 2020 election was that Republicans were poised to win big in the decennial redrawing of congressional lines across the country....

 2021-09-17 22:27 

CNN

[ Politics ]

North Carolina court blocks state voter ID law, citing 'intent to target African American voters'...

A North Carolina state court panel on Friday blocked a voter identification law, citing discrimination against Black voters....

 2021-09-17 22:23 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Erin Bok is on a rare mission — she's trying to save the forty-spotted pardalote...

The forty-spotted pardalote is a small, rare bird, unique to Tasmania. It is thought there could be less than 1,000 left. But one young scientist believes the key to their survival lies in one of Australia's most iconic trees....

 2021-09-17 22:17 

Deutsche Welle

US Capitol: Security tight ahead of protest backing pro-Trump rioters...

US security agencies are bracing themselves ahead of Saturday's so-called "Justice for J6" rally. The pro-Trump protest is for the 600 people arrested after January's deadly riot at the US Capitol....

 2021-09-17 22:10 

Sydney Morning Herald

US panel backs COVID-19 boosters only for elderly, high-risk...

The powerful federal agency's advisory panel is doubtful about the value of mass boosters, rather than those targeted at groups with higher risks....

 2021-09-17 22:02 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

They tossed a coin to decide where their next adventure would be...

Thirty-two years later, this couple is calling on other city-dwellers to embrace the 'land of opportunity' and experience life in the country....

 2021-09-17 22:02 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Does time heal all coups? When pariahs become partners on the world stage...

When it comes to coups, Australia has a history of forgetting. But as a diplomatic battle takes place over Myanmar's UN seat, the world cannot overlook the junta's brutality....

 2021-09-17 22:01 

CBS News

[ Health ]

Surge in demand for monoclonal antibodies to treat COVID-19 prompts Biden administration to impose new limits...

Some states fear their need for the potentially lifesaving treatment will outpace allocations from the federal government....

 2021-09-17 22:01 

CNN

[ Health ]

Uncontrollable vomiting due to marijuana use on rise, study finds...

An unusual illness is on the rise in the United States, especially in states that have legalized marijuana. People who frequently use cannabis, including teenagers, are showing up in emergency rooms with uncontrollable vomiting....

 2021-09-17 22:00 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Exercising in the 'fat-burning zone'? Here's why you may not be losing weight...

The internet is full of untruths about burning fat through exercise. Exercise scientist Mandy Hagstrom unpacks three of the most common myths around exercise and weight loss....

 2021-09-17 21:56 

Radio Free Asia

Myanmar Troops Massacre 24 in Village Attacks in Magway...

'It's the military's ongoing impunity that allows these types of atrocities to continue,' one rights group says....

 2021-09-17 21:48 

CNN

[ US ]

Tens of thousands of migrants held in squalor under Texas bridge...

Roselini Villasmil broke down Friday as she recalled the squalid conditions under a bridge in the Texas border town of Del Rio, where more than 12,000 unauthorized migrants are being held for processing by US immigration agents....

 2021-09-17 21:47 

AP

Assertive Mexico seeks leadership role in Latin America...

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A gathering of leaders from Latin America and the Caribbean in Mexico this weekend is the latest sign of that country flexing its diplomatic muscle as it looks to assert itself a......

 2021-09-17 21:29 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Bureau of Land Management headquarters to return to Washington, DC...

Interior Secretary Deb Haaland announced her plans Friday to return the Bureau of Land Management national headquarters to Washington, DC, after it had been relocated under the Trump administration....

 2021-09-17 21:27 

Radio Free Asia

China Survey Ship Lingers in Indonesian EEZ, Data Show...

Chinese ships have been accused of harassing neighboring countries' oil exploration activities but China always insists they are operating within China's jurisdiction....

 2021-09-17 21:26 

Al Jazeera

US FDA panel okays COVID-19 booster jabs for people over 65...

Recommendation comes after science advisory panel rejects Pfizer proposal to provide booster jabs to most people....

 2021-09-17 21:24 

Radio Free Asia

New Study Finds High-Level Government Role in China's Uyghur Internment Camps...

State media and documents show how Xi Jinping and other top leaders were driving forces in XUAR policy....

 2021-09-17 21:16 

NBC News

[ Health ]

FDA advisory group rejects Covid boosters for most, limits to high-risk groups...

The FDA's advisory committee voted in favor Covid-19 vaccine booster shots for older adults and those at high risk....

 2021-09-17 21:15 

Breitbart Middle East

Waltz on Drone Strike: W.H. Put Military on Ground in 'Impossible Situation' Kabul Airport 'Was Indefensible'...

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's...

 2021-09-17 21:15 

Breitbart Middle East

Waltz: Drone Strike Debacle Shows It's 'Fiction' That We're 'Just as Safe' Post-Withdrawal and Can Effectively Do Over-the-Horizon Operations...

On Friday's broadcast of the Fox News Channel's...

 2021-09-17 21:09 

ABC Australia

[ World ]

Andrea had waited two months to see a psychiatrist when she went to the ED instead...

Across Australia psychologists are reporting waiting lists for new patients that are many months long. Here are the stories of those left waiting for care....

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