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Scottish fishermen say 'Brexit carnage' threatens to kill their business

2 hours 11 min ago
Scottish fisherman parked their trucks near UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson's office at 10 Downing Street on Monday to protest post-Brexit red tape they say has made it almost impossible to sell British seafood to the European Union.
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Norway reviewing deaths of frail and elderly patients vaccinated against Covid-19

2 hours 24 min ago
Doctors in Norway are investigating the deaths of 23 elderly patients who had received the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, looking into the possibility that adverse reactions to the shot "may have contributed to a fatal outcome in some frail patients."
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Colombia's 'cocaine hippos' must be culled, scientists say -- but not everyone agrees

3 hours 16 min ago
Colombia's best-known drug trafficker, Pablo Escobar, may have been killed in 1993 but his influence continues to be felt in the country, sometimes in unexpected ways.
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Teen saves her family who lost their sense of smell from Covid-19 and didn't realize house was on fire

3 hours 17 min ago
A Texas family who lost their sense of smell because they have coronavirus nearly died when a fire engulfed their house and they couldn't smell the smoke.
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Trump Tower on New York's Fifth Avenue to see security scaled down

4 hours 4 min ago
Once a fortress, security in and around Trump Tower on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue will begin to loosen possibly as early as this week when the building's namesake departs the White House.
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Analysis: White House excuse for Trump's silence on Capitol attack is the worst yet

4 hours 12 min ago
President Donald Trump's egging on of rioters before the storming of the US Capitol -- and his silence as that mob overran the building -- was a deeply injurious moment for the country and a dark mark on his legacy. And it was all social media's fault...
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Man 'lived undetected in Chicago airport for three months'

4 hours 13 min ago
A Californian man who was "scared to go home because of Covid" lived undetected in Chicago's O'Hare Airport for three months, according to multiple reports.
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Capitol put on alert after small fire

4 hours 17 min ago
A small fire at an apparent homeless encampment less than a mile away from the US Capitol Building on Monday prompted the building to enter lockdown, a reflection of the heightened state of alarm at the complex.
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FBI vetting National Guard involved in securing US Capitol

4 hours 24 min ago
• FBI investigates tip that woman stole Pelosi's laptop to potentially sell to Russia
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Trump's 11th-hour pardons keep with tradition, even if those pardoned do not

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 23:52
President Donald Trump's expected batch of 100 pardons and commutations on the penultimate day of his presidency won't be the highest of his recent predecessors. But his record of clemency could very well be the most controversial.
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Martin Luther King Jr.'s life in pictures

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 23:47
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David Axelrod: The scary call I got the night before Barack Obama's inauguration

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 23:44
The night before former President Barack Obama's first inauguration, I got an urgent call from Rahm Emanuel, his incoming chief of staff: "Can you call me back right away from a hard line?"
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Fired Florida data scientist Rebekah Jones turns herself in to authorities

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 23:15
The former Florida data analyst who has accused state officials of covering up the extent of the pandemic has turned herself in to authorities days after a warrant was issued for her arrest, according to the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE).
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Workers trapped in gold mine for more than a week send note to rescuers

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 23:09
Twelve miners trapped underground for more than a week in a Chinese gold mine have managed to get a note to rescuers, state media reported Monday.
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He flew to Paris to surprise his girlfriend. She flew to Edinburgh to surprise him

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 23:08
When Finlay McAfee boarded a flight from Edinburgh to Paris to surprise his girlfriend Salma, he knew it was a big, romantic gesture.
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French politics kills Canadian bid to create one of the world's top supermarket groups

Mon, 01/18/2021 - 22:32
The French government has put an abrupt end to a $20 billion takeover of the country's biggest retailer by Canada's largest convenience store operator.
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