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Ghislaine Maxwell, Jeffrey Epstein's longtime associate, has been arrested, source says

31 min 14 sec ago
Ghislaine Maxwell was arrested Thursday morning in connection with the Jeffrey Epstein investigation, according to a person familiar with the matter.
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Fans flout social distancing rules at Bulgarian Cup final

42 min 43 sec ago
Thousands of football fans attended the Bulgarian Cup final between Lokomotiv Plovdiv and CSKA Sofia on Wednesday, where social distancing measures appeared to be ignored in the stands.
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Slain singer buried as 81 killed in protests

2 hours 4 min ago
At least 81 people are dead in Ethiopia in massive protests that erupted after the killing of singer and activist Hachalu Hundessa, local police commissioner told state media.
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Ex-F1 chief Ecclestone is a father at 89

2 hours 34 min ago
Former Formula One mogul Bernie Ecclestone, 89, and wife Fabiana Flosi, 44, have announced the birth of their son.
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Doctor: The patients are getting younger and are more sick

2 hours 40 min ago
CNN's Miguel Marquez goes inside a San Antonio, Texas, hospital that is becoming overwhelmed with patients as the coronavirus pandemic continues to spread.
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UK court blocks Maduro's bid to access $1 billion in Venezuelan gold

2 hours 42 min ago
Venezuela's embattled ruler Nicolás Maduro has been denied access to roughly $1 billion in gold reserves held by the Bank of England after a UK court ruled that the British government has recognized Juan Guaidó as president.
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Groom dies two days after wedding, 80 people get coronavirus

2 hours 48 min ago
A groom died two days after his wedding in eastern India after becoming infected with coronavirus, with 80 people linked to the ceremony testing positive for Covid-19.
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Jeff Bezos is richer than ever

2 hours 53 min ago
The economy might be a shambles, but Jeff Bezos' wallet couldn't tell. He's now worth nearly $172 billion, a new record for the world's richest person, according to Bloomberg Billionaire Index.
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Many feared trapped by landslide at jade mine

3 hours 9 min ago
At least 126 people have died and others are feared trapped after a landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar's Kachin State, according to officials.
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Chat bots are becoming uncannily human. Can they be our friends?

3 hours 13 min ago
My phone lights up with a notification for a new message: "Do you think two people who had a relationship can ever be friends after it's over?"
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Putin could rule Russia until 2036. He's already one of the longest-serving leaders.

4 hours 4 min ago
Russian President Vladimir Putin is already one of the world's longest-serving leaders, and on Wednesday, voters paved the way for him to rule the country until 2036.
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He posted his regrets over attending a party in California. The next day, he died of coronavirus

4 hours 12 min ago
A Southern California man who tested positive for coronavirus after attending a party expressed his fear and regret a day before he died.
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The Conspiracy-Theorist-in-Chief clears the way for fringe candidates to become mainstream

4 hours 27 min ago
For three years, President Donald Trump has served as the Conspiracy-Theorist-in-Chief, elevating wild and outlandish ideas that once only existed in the dark provinces of the internet.
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Quarantine hotel sex scandal linked to coronavirus outbreak

4 hours 39 min ago
Australian officials have launched a judicial inquiry amid allegations a fresh coronavirus outbreak in the state of Victoria was sparked by some contracted workers not following protocols at a hotel used to quarantine international arrivals -- including reportedly having sex with people under lockdown.
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Japan debuts new bullet train that can run during an earthquake

4 hours 47 min ago
Japan's latest record-breaking bullet train doesn't only run faster and smoother -- it's also able to transport passengers to safety in the event of an earthquake.
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The chief medical officer at a Houston hospital said they had seen an 'exponential increase' and expected to reach capacity in the next 14 days

5 hours 12 min ago
Inside a Houston hospital partly transformed into a coronavirus specialty unit, one doctor says he expects to reach capacity in the next 14 days.
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A 911 call, a racial slur, a refusal to cash a check. This is what it's like for some Black bank customers

5 hours 32 min ago
Paul McCowns walked into an Ohio bank clutching his first paycheck from a new job at an electric company. But instead of cashing the check worth about $1,000, the teller called 911, he says.
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