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US states quickly enacting abortion bans: rights groups

US states quickly enacting abortion bans: rights groups

WASHINGTON - Abortion has become unavailable or severely restricted in a dozen US...

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Kerry vows US to meet climate goal despite court setback

Kerry vows US to meet climate goal despite court setback

WASHINGTON - US climate envoy John Kerry vowed Friday the United States will meet...

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Djokovic eyes Wimbledon last 16

Djokovic eyes Wimbledon last 16

LONDON: Novak Djokovic faces fellow Serb Miomir Kecmanovic for a place in the Wimbledon...

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Best still to come from 'legend' Salah after signing new Liverpool deal

Best still to come from 'legend' Salah after signing new...

LIVERPOOL - Jurgen Klopp said Mohamed Salah's best years are still ahead of him...

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Pyongyang blames Covid on ‘alien things’

Pyongyang blames Covid on ‘alien things’

North Korea has claimed that people who had touched “alien things” near the border...

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Australia PM hails 'new start' in ties with France

Australia PM hails 'new start' in ties with France

PARIS - Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese welcomed a "new start" in relations...

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Taiwan PM: Hong Kong freedom, democracy 'have vanished'

Taiwan PM: Hong Kong freedom, democracy 'have vanished'

Freedom and democracy have disappeared in Hong Kong, Taiwan's premier said Friday,...

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India bans many single-use plastics to tackle waste

India bans many single-use plastics to tackle waste

NEW DELHI - India imposed a ban on many single-use plastics on Friday in a bid to...

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Erdogan warns Turkey may still block Nordic NATO drive

Erdogan warns Turkey may still block Nordic NATO drive

MADRID - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Thursday told Sweden and Finland...

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Horseshoe crabs: 'Living fossils' vital for vaccine safety

Horseshoe crabs: 'Living fossils' vital for vaccine safety

DOVER (UNITED STATES) - On a bright moonlit night, a team of scientists and volunteers...

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Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as first Black woman on US Supreme Court

Ketanji Brown Jackson sworn in as first Black woman on...

WASHINGTON - The United States made history on Thursday as Ketanji Brown Jackson...

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China's Xi to preside over muted Hong Kong handover anniversary

China's Xi to preside over muted Hong Kong handover anniversary

HONG KONG - Chinese leader Xi Jinping was set to preside Friday over tightly choreographed...

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Lost in space: Astronauts struggle to regain bone density

Lost in space: Astronauts struggle to regain bone density

PARIS - Astronauts lose decades' worth of bone mass in space that many do not recover...

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US Supreme Court limits government powers to curb greenhouse gases

US Supreme Court limits government powers to curb greenhouse...

WASHINGTON - The US Supreme Court ruled Thursday that the government's key environmental...

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Ukraine's trans community caught in crosshairs of war

Ukraine's trans community caught in crosshairs of war

KYIV (UKRAINE) - Oleksandra has wanted to leave Ukraine since her home was bombed....

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Chinese leader Xi says Hong Kong 'reborn of fire' as visit to city begins

Chinese leader Xi says Hong Kong 'reborn of fire' as visit...

Chinese President Xi Jinping said Hong Kong had been "reborn of fire" as he arrived...