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Bhutan Imposes Coronavirus Lockdown for the First Time

5 minutes ago   |   Time

The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan has imposed its first nationwide lockdown due to a virus infection in a returning traveler who had been released from quarantine. The government...
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Russia's coronavirus cases surpass 907,000

7 minutes ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Russia reported 5,057 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Thursday, bringing its nationwide tally to 907,758, the fourth largest caseload in the world.
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New Zealand scrambles to contain coronavirus resurgence as it heads toward election

25 minutes ago   |   National Post

WELLINGTON - New Zealand was scrambling to trace the source of its first coronavirus outbreak in more than three months, reporting 13 new community infections on Thursday...
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10 things in tech you need to know today

10 things in tech you need to know today

37 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Thursday. Sign up here to get this email in your inbox every morning. The Trump administration is asking a court to...
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Taiwan to raise defense spending as China details combat drills

37 minutes ago   |   National Post

TAIPEI - Taiwan unveiled a T$42.1 billion increase for next year's planned defense spending on Thursday, as China announced details of its latest combat drills near the...
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UK trade secretary to step up efforts over U.S. whisky tariff

49 minutes ago   |   National Post

LONDON - British trade secretary Liz Truss said she would step up talks with her counterpart in the United states to urge Washington to drop tariffs on single malt Scotch...
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Ukraine records record high 1,592 coronavirus cases -security council

49 minutes ago   |   National Post

KYIV - Ukraine recorded a record daily jump of 1,592 coronavirus cases on Wednesday, the national council of security and defense said on Thursday.
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China military says recent drills near Taiwan were ‘necessary' to safeguard sovereignty

49 minutes ago   |   National Post

BEIJING - China's military recently held drills directed at Taiwan, a People's Liberation Army spokesman said on Thursday, after a high level visit by the United States to Taiwan.
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Fox News' Jeanine Pirro Tries To Walk Back Ominous Prediction About Joe Biden

Fox News' Jeanine Pirro Tries To Walk Back Ominous Prediction About Joe Biden

1 hour ago   |   The Huffington Post

Fox News host warns "something's going to happen before the election, and he's not even going to be on the ticket."
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Scotch Whisky group disappointed with US decision to retain tariffs

1 hour ago   |   National Post

LONDON - The Scotch Whisky Association has said a decision by the United States to maintain a 25% tariff on its goods was deeply disappointing and it urged London to do more to...
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Mom of 5-year-old allegedly killed by neighbor says suspect will ‘rot in hell'

Mom of 5-year-old allegedly killed by neighbor says suspect will ‘rot in hell'

The mother of a 5-year-old North Carolina boy shot dead while riding his bicycle outside his home vowed to get justice for her son, saying his accused killer will “rot in... Read more ...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at...

‘Her story is America's story': Biden and Harris present united front at first event together

In their first public appearance as running mates, Joe Biden lauded Kamala Harris on Wednesday as the child of “America's story” who fought for the working class and was ready... Read more ...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost...

Teen awaits life-changing burn surgery after GoFundMe raises $150K cost insurance wouldn't cover

This critical surgery to open Brian's airway and save his voice has been made possible by the generosity of people touched by his story. Read more ...

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

Radical or moderate? President Trump paints Democratic ticket as both

President Donald Trump's campaign is struggling to define Sen. Kamala Harris, Democrat Joe Biden's newly announced running mate, alternating between claims she is too moderate... Read more ...

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

LIVE: President Trump holds news conference

President Donald Trump is holding a news conference at the White House. Read more ...

'Keep on marching': Biden & Harris stick to ‘stop Trump' message in first...

'Keep on marching': Biden & Harris stick to ‘stop Trump' message in first public appearance together

Joe Biden has made his first joint appearance with running mate Kamala Harris, centering focus on the need to give the boot to Donald Trump while touting the California senator... Read more ...

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

Let it flow: Trump administration eases showerhead rules

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration wants to change the definition of a showerhead to let more water flow, addressing a pet peeve of the president who complains he isn't... Read more ...

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

Biden, Harris to make unusual campaign debut in virus era

Joe Biden is making his first appearance with newly chosen running mate Kamala Harris on Wednesday. Read more ...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County...

Marion County sheriff forbids masks for deputies, visitors of Marion County Sheriff's Office

The sheriff of Marion County is telling his deputies and visitors to the Marion County Sheriff's Office that they are forbidden from wearing face masks. Read more ...

Kamala Harris Makes Emotional Tribute To Her Friend Beau Biden

Kamala Harris Makes Emotional Tribute To Her Friend Beau Biden

Joe Biden's running mate was close friends with his eldest son, who died in 2015. Read more ...