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Bangladesh sentences five men to death for 2012 gang rape of teen

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Court order comes days after government introduced death penalty for rape amid growing anger over sexual violence.
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In final presidential debate, Trump, Biden pitch different visions of...

In final presidential debate, Trump, Biden pitch different visions of America, go after each other on virus, taxes

President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden scrapped over how to tame the raging coronavirus in Thursday's final 2020 debate Read more ...

Watch Live: Biden, Trump in final 2020 presidential debate

Watch Live: Biden, Trump in final 2020 presidential debate

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FDA approves antiviral drug remdesivir for COVID-19 treatment

FDA approves antiviral drug remdesivir for COVID-19 treatment

The approval was announced Thursday by the drug's maker, Gilead Sciences, which touted it as the first coronavirus treatment to win the agency's full go-ahead. Read more ...

2020 NH 2nd District debate: Convincing voters of their leadership skills

2020 NH 2nd District debate: Convincing voters of their leadership skills

Rep. Annie Kuster and her Republican challenger Steve Negron describe how they can convince voters of their leadership qualities. Read more ...

Judge dismisses one murder charge against ex-cop Derek Chauvin over George...

Judge dismisses one murder charge against ex-cop Derek Chauvin over George Floyd death

A Minneapolis judge has dismissed the third-degree murder charge against ex-police officer Derek Chauvin, who is accused of killing African-American man, George Floyd... Read more ...

Watch Live: Final Trump-Biden Presidential Debate

Watch Live: Final Trump-Biden Presidential Debate

President Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden are in Nashville Thursday night. The debate starts at 9 p.m. ET and is moderated by NBC's Kristen Welker. Read more ...

Remains of at least 10 people found in Tulsa search for 1921 race massacre...

Remains of at least 10 people found in Tulsa search for 1921 race massacre victims

At least 10 bodies have been found in an unmarked mass grave at an Oklahoma cemetery where investigators are searching for remains of victims of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre. Read more ...

Next up in hunt for COVID-19 vaccine: Testing shots in kids

Next up in hunt for COVID-19 vaccine: Testing shots in kids

The global hunt for a COVID-19 vaccine for kids is only just beginning - a lagging start that has some U.S. pediatricians worried they may not know if any shots work for young... Read more ...

Texas woman died of COVID-19 aboard flight

Texas woman died of COVID-19 aboard flight

A Texas woman died of COVID-19 on a Spirit flight from Las Vegas to Dallas that was diverted to Albuquerque on July 25, officials confirm. Read more ...

South Korean government to investigate spate of deaths linked to seasonal...

South Korean government to investigate spate of deaths linked to seasonal flu shots after toll rises to 30

South Korean Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun called for a probe into the deaths of at least 30 people who died shortly after receiving seasonal flu shots, stepping up scrutiny... Read more ...