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Afghanistan to Release Last Taliban Prisoners, Removing Final Hurdle to Talks

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

The decision clears the way for the last of 5,000 insurgents to be freed. President Ashraf Ghani announced the release after convening an assembly of 3,000 representatives to...
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Russia's coronavirus cases surpass 885,000

2 hours ago   |   National Post

MOSCOW - Russia reported 5,189 new cases of the novel coronavirus on Sunday, bringing its nationwide tally to 887,536, the fourth largest caseload in the world.
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Afghan assembly approves release of 400 ‘hard-core' Taliban prisoners

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

KABUL - Afghanistan's grand assembly, or Loya Jirga, on Sunday approved the release of 400 "hard-core" Taliban prisoners, paving the way for the beginning of peace talks aimed...
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Afghan assembly approves release of 400 ‘hard-core' Taliban prisoners -resolution

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   5 articles

KABUL - An Afghan grand assembly, known as the Loya Jirga, on Sunday approved the release of 400 "hard-core" Taliban prisoners, a resolution said, paving the way for the...
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Orioles look for sweep vs. Strasburg, Nationals

3 hours ago   |   National Post

The Baltimore Orioles will look to finish a three-game road sweep of the World Series champion Washington Nationals on Sunday and will face a major hurdle while trying to do it.
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Brazil Hits 100,000 Coronavirus Deaths-2nd Only To U.S

4 hours ago   |   Forbes

The world's second-worst outbreak has reached six figures in deaths.
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Athletics-Kenya's Kipruto tests positive for coronavirus, out of Monaco meet

4 hours ago   |   National Post

Kenya's Olympic and world 3,000 meters steeplechase champion Conseslus Kipruto has tested positive for coronavirus and will miss the season-opening Diamond League meeting in...
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Golf-Brawny DeChambeau shows silky skills with 95-foot putt at PGA Championship

5 hours ago   |   National Post

SAN FRANCISCO - A bulked-up Bryson DeChambeau's big hitting has been the talk of the golf world since the sport returned from its COVID-19 break, but the American showed at the...
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WATCH: Giants' Johnny Cueto loses no-hit bid on Hunter Pence misplay vs. Dodgers

6 hours ago   |   CBS Sports

Enrique Hernandez was credited with the world's most dubious triple
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Bari Musawwir's World Record, Top Highlights at Diesel Brothers: Monster Jam

6 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

Monster truck driver Bari Musawwir shattered the Guinness World Record for the most consecutive donuts during Saturday's Monster Jam on Discovery Channel-just one of a number ...
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Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Oregon trooper injured, 24 arrested in Portland, Oregon gatherings

Police said Saturday that they arrested 24 people overnight. Read more ...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened...

Salmonella outbreak linked to onions expands to hundreds of people sickened in 43 states

"If you don't know where your onions are from, don't eat, serve, or sell them or any food prepared with them," the CDC said Friday. Read more ...

Dustin Johnson atop packed leaderboard at PGA Championship

Dustin Johnson atop packed leaderboard at PGA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO - The PGA of America probably couldn't have placed the pieces on the leaderboard in more favorable positions had it mapped it out in advance of Sunday's PGA... Read more ...

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

Mid-American Conference postpones fall football season due to COVID-19 concerns

The Mid-American Conference on Saturday became the first league competing at college football's highest level to postpone its fall season because of COVID-19 concerns. Read more ...

Derrick Lewis eyes No. 1 contender fight after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win, wants to...

Derrick Lewis eyes No. 1 contender fight after UFC on ESPN+ 32 win, wants to cut 15-20 pounds

LAS VEGAS - Derrick Lewis was pleased with his UFC on ESPN+ 32 performance - but he knows there's still work to do. Fan favorite Lewis defeated Aleskei Oleinik via second-round... Read more ...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear...

National Parks Service has some suggestions if you're attacked by a bear: 'Don't push your slower friends down'

"Do not climb a tree. Both grizzlies and black bears can climb trees.⁣⁣ Do not push down a slower friend (even if you think the friendship has run its course)," the NPS added. Read more ...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of...

A military veteran who was sentenced to life in prison for selling $30 of marijuana will be freed

He's already served nine years in prison. Read more ...

PGA Championship 2020 tee times, pairings for Sunday's Round 4

PGA Championship 2020 tee times, pairings for Sunday's Round 4

Sporting News lists the tee times and pairings for Round 4 of the 2020 PGA Championship. Read more ...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found...

FBI helping in search for Georgia woman whose 2-year-old son was found wandering alone in Florida

The FBI is now involved in the case of a missing Georgia woman whose toddler was found barefoot, wandering alone in a Florida city two weeks ago. Read more ...

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons needs surgery in devastating 76ers blow

Ben Simmons is headed back to the operating room. The 76ers star will undergo surgery to remove a loose body from his left knee, according to multiple reports Saturday. He will... Read more ...