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India’s daily COVID-19 deaths near 4,000 as WHO flags…

By Manas Mishra and Swati Bhat MUMBAI (Reuters) – India reported a smaller rise in daily coronavirus infections on Saturday, but deaths stayed near...
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Ex-Iran parliament speaker registers to run for president

TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — A former speaker of Iran’s parliament registered Saturday to run in the Islamic Republic’s upcoming presidential election, becoming the first...
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Why did Yankees test positive after vaccination?

NEW YORK (AP) — A New York Yankees player and several team staffers tested positive for the coronavirus although they were vaccinated, the baseball...
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Body camera footage shows ‘horrific’ in-custody death of Black…

The Department of Justice is investigating the death of a Black man with a mental illness at a South Carolina jail, as newly released...
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Mainland China reports 14 new COVID-19 cases vs 7…

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Mainland China reported 14 new COVID-19 cases on May 14, up from seven cases a day earlier, the country’s national health...
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Foreign fighters in Libya are violating cease-fire

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — The U.N. chief said foreign fighters and mercenaries remain in Libya in violation of last October’s cease-fire agreement and called...
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Democrat moves to censure three GOP lawmakers he says…

Rep. David Cicilline, D-R.I., is seeking support for a resolution to censure several Republican lawmakers who he said made misleading comments this week about...
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A lab leak in Wuhan remains a ‘viable’ theory…

A year-and-a-half into the pandemic, experts are still arguing over the coronavirus’ mysterious origins. An international group of scientists has come forward to say...
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Water crisis ‘couldn’t be worse’ on Oregon-California border

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The water crisis along the California-Oregon border went from dire to catastrophic this week as federal regulators shut off irrigation...
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