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EU launches WTO action against China over Lithuania row
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  • 2022-01-27 06:52:35Z

The European Union said Thursday it has launched action against China at world trade's governing body for engaging in discriminatory practices against...

China demands US halt Olympics
China demands US halt Olympics 'interference'
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  • 2022-01-27 06:50:48Z

China is demanding the U.S. end "interference" in the Beijing Winter Olympics, which begin next month, in an apparent reference to a diplomatic boycott...

Germany reports new daily record for COVID-19 infections
Germany reports new daily record for COVID-19 infections
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  • 2022-01-27 06:38:56Z

Germany reported another record number of daily new COVID-19 infections on Thursday, crossing the 200,000 threshold for the first time, as the country...

AAPI groups urge Biden to step up Tonga relief efforts as British, Australian aid ships arrive
AAPI groups urge Biden to step up Tonga relief efforts as British, Australian aid ships arrive

Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) groups, led by Tongan Americans, wrote to President Biden Wednesday to urge his administration to ramp up aid...

Fallen officers sought bridges between NYPD, communities
Fallen officers sought bridges between NYPD, communities
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  • 2022-01-27 06:29:00Z

Jason Rivera was no stranger to the tensions between New York City cops and some of the communities they police. Wilbert Mora, too, knew it from his youth...

Spain
Spain's Sabadell reports 161 mlns Q4 net profit helped by TSB

Spain's Banco Sabadell announced on Thursday a net profit of 161 million euros ($181.6 million) in the fourth quarter from a loss of 201 million euros in the...

H.K. Mulls Shorter Quarantine; German Cases Surge: Virus Update
H.K. Mulls Shorter Quarantine; German Cases Surge: Virus Update

(Bloomberg) -- Hong Kong officials are considering reducing the 21-day quarantine period for inbound travelers as the city grapples with a growing omicron...

As world marks Holocaust, some survivors in Israel struggle
As world marks Holocaust, some survivors in Israel struggle
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  • 2022-01-27 06:14:04Z

Nearly all of them Holocaust survivors, they were picking up donations of food and winter blankets before a snowstorm hit the city on the eve of...

St. Paul man accused in straw purchase of gun used in Seventh Street Truck Park shooting
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  • 2022-01-27 06:13:00Z

Jan. 27-A St. Paul man is accused of acting as middleman in the straw-purchase scheme to buy a gun that was ultimately used in the deadly shooting at the...

Dakota County Sheriff's Office to add 90 more body cameras, thanks to federal grant
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  • 2022-01-27 06:13:00Z

Jan. 27-The Dakota County sheriff's office has been awarded a nearly $170,000 federal grant to expand its body camera program. The grant is part of the...

Sen. Ron Johnson says it
Sen. Ron Johnson says it's not 'society's responsibility' to care for 'other people's children' while arguing against child care subsidies for working parents

"People decide to have families and become parents, that's something they need to consider when they make that choice," the Wisconsin senator said.

Samsung posts record revenue but reveals profit decline for Q4 2021
Samsung posts record revenue but reveals profit decline for Q4 2021

Samsung's memory and mobile divisions are still its biggest businesses.

Analysis-Investors look to prune portfolio risk as Fed hawkishness rules markets
Analysis-Investors look to prune portfolio risk as Fed hawkishness rules markets

The Federal Reserve's hawkish shift is bolstering the case for investors looking to trim risk from their portfolios, as the U.S. central bank trains its guns...

Virus-ravaged Iran finds brief respite with mass vaccination
Virus-ravaged Iran finds brief respite with mass vaccination
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  • 2022-01-27 06:08:14Z

As much of the world sees vaccination slowing and infections soaring with the spread of omicron, Iran has found a rare, if fleeting, respite from the anxiety...

As Omicron ebbs, England revives Plan A: living with COVID
As Omicron ebbs, England revives Plan A: living with COVID

After an uncomfortable but relatively brief return to coronavirus restrictions triggered by the Omicron variant, England is going back to "Plan A" - learning...

Meet the man who won a trip to space and gave it to a friend
Meet the man who won a trip to space and gave it to a friend

Meet Kyle Hippchen, the real winner of a first-of-its-kind sweepstakes, who gave his seat to his college roommate. Hippchen, 43, a Florida-based captain for...

Deutsche Bank nearly triples Q4 profit, defying expected loss
Deutsche Bank nearly triples Q4 profit, defying expected loss

FRANKFURT (Reuters) -Deutsche Bank nearly tripled its fourth-quarter profit, defying expectations for a loss, as revenues at the investment bank rose. The...

Asian stocks slump after Fed says US rates will rise
Asian stocks slump after Fed says US rates will rise 'soon'

Asian stock markets tumbled by unusually wide margins Thursday after the Federal Reserve indicated it plans to start raising interest rates soon to cool...

Violence erupts at rally in Pakistan's port city, killing 1
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  • 2022-01-27 06:03:06Z

Police in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi clashed overnight with activists demanding the repeal of a law to limit powers of local mayors, killing one...

Mask Mandate At Strongsville Schools + Ohio
Mask Mandate At Strongsville Schools + Ohio's Anti-Smoking Grades

The Strongsville Schools joined a growing list of districts dropping mask mandates this month. That news and more this morning!

Leap Gets $50 Million in Series B Financing
Leap Gets $50 Million in Series B Financing

The retail store operator will use the funds to expand into other markets and work with additional brands.

Oregon Health Authority Director Patrick Allen Home, Recovering
Oregon Health Authority Director Patrick Allen Home, Recovering

Patrick Allen fell and was hospitalized on Sunday. He was then evaluated for "heart issues." He's now back home and recovering.

Man attacked in San Francisco's Chinatown sues D.A., claiming his rights as a victim were violated
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  • 2022-01-27 05:47:25Z

The Vietnamese American man's lawsuit alleges prosecutors refused to file hate crime charges and reached a plea deal without notifying him.

China Weighs Breaking Up Evergrande to Contain Property Crisis
China Weighs Breaking Up Evergrande to Contain Property Crisis

(Bloomberg) -- Chinese authorities are considering a proposal to dismantle China Evergrande Group by selling the bulk of its assets, according to people...

Oil Drops From Seven-Year High After Fed Flags Tighter Policy
Oil Drops From Seven-Year High After Fed Flags Tighter Policy

(Bloomberg) -- Oil fell from a seven-year high after the U.S. Federal Reserve signaled that it would soon start raising interest rates to quell inflation...

Oregon Passes 6,000 Deaths, 600,000 Cases, 1,000 Hospitalizations
Oregon Passes 6,000 Deaths, 600,000 Cases, 1,000 Hospitalizations

While the state is expected to reach peak cases in the next week or so, new data shows that Oregon isn't there yet.

What you need to know about the coronavirus right now
What you need to know about the coronavirus right now
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  • 2022-01-27 05:31:35Z

China's "zero-COVID" stance has put it at odds with the rest of the world and is exacting a mounting economic toll, but an exit strategy remains elusive as...

An Intrinsic Calculation For Henry Boot PLC (LON:BOOT) Suggests It
An Intrinsic Calculation For Henry Boot PLC (LON:BOOT) Suggests It's 41% Undervalued

Does the January share price for Henry Boot PLC ( LON:BOOT ) reflect what it's really worth? Today, we will estimate...

Will virus be
Will virus be 'over'? Most Americans think not: AP-NORC poll
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  • 2022-01-27 05:11:45Z

Early in the pandemic, Ryan Wilson was careful to take precautions - wearing a mask, not really socializing, doing more of his shopping online. The 38-year-...

Remains of massacred ancestors returned to Wiyot Tribe
Remains of massacred ancestors returned to Wiyot Tribe
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  • 2022-01-27 05:11:43Z

The most vulnerable members of the Wiyot Tribe were asleep the morning of Feb. 26, 1860, when a band of white men slipped into their Northern California...

16-year-old arrested in Chicago shooting that killed 8-year-old girl
16-year-old arrested in Chicago shooting that killed 8-year-old girl
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  • 2022-01-27 05:11:31Z

Two people have been charged in a shooting that killed an 8-year-old girl as she held her mother's hand on a Chicago street over the weekend, police said...

N. Korea, after harsh 2-year lockdown, slowly reopens border
N. Korea, after harsh 2-year lockdown, slowly reopens border
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  • 2022-01-27 05:07:10Z

After spending two years in a strict lockdown because of the COVID-19 pandemic, North Korea may finally be opening up - slowly. The North's tentative...

U.S. crop insurance payouts rise sharply as climate change worsens droughts, floods
U.S. crop insurance payouts rise sharply as climate change worsens droughts, floods
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  • 2022-01-27 05:04:57Z

Insurance payments to U.S. farmers for crops lost to droughts and flooding have risen more than threefold over the past 25 years, according to an analysis of...

Democrats eye Supreme Court pick to revive 2022 prospects
Democrats eye Supreme Court pick to revive 2022 prospects
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  • 2022-01-27 05:04:18Z

Democrats stung by a series of election-year failures to deliver legislative wins for their most loyal voters may have been buoyed by the prospect that...

Domestic violence rises during pandemic
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-Mirroring a trend throughout the U.S., organizations in the Yuba-Sutter area reported an increase in domestic violence cases after the COVID-19...

Woman indicted, accused of intentionally driving car into a crowd in Trotwood
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-A Harrison Twp. woman indicted Wednesday is accused of driving into a crowd and seriously injuring her father and three others earlier this month in ...

Mason man gets 25 years for shooting, killing a 15-year-old Dayton track star
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-A Mason man will spend the next 25 years in prison for the February 2020 shooting death of a 15-year-old Dayton track star. Jackeem Collins, 20, was ...

Germantown man accused of giving juvenile drugs, sexually assaulting her
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-A Germantown man is is accused of giving drugs to a juvenile and sexually assaulting her. Ryan Daniel Combs, 37, was arraigned Wednesday in...

Authorities: Traffic stop nets 5 pounds of marijuana
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-EAU CLAIRE - A traffic stop resulted in the discovery of five pounds of marijuana inside an Alma Center man's vehicle, authorities say. Alex P...

Police: Teens lure, fatally shoot Lyft driver during robbery in Dayton
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-A man found shot and killed early Wednesday was a Lyft driver apparently lured by four teenagers to rob him. "A guy just out trying to earn a living ...

RL man gets probation for buggy crash that killed Amish teen
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-RICE LAKE - A Rice Lake man will spend two years on probation in connection with a crash into a buggy that killed an Amish teen. Anthony R. Anderson,...

Greensburg man not guilty in shooting at New Kensington police
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-A Greensburg man was acquitted Wednesday of the attempted murder and assaults of three New Kensington police officers who were shot at as they rode...

Group charged in shooting at apartment party around Halloween
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  • 2022-01-27 05:01:00Z

Jan. 27-Detectives have charged a group of young men they say showed up at a party in a West Side apartment around Halloween, attempted to rob one man of his...

Honduras
Honduras' next president to be sworn in amid uncertainty
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  • 2022-01-27 05:00:21Z

Xiomara Castro is scheduled to be sworn in Thursday as Honduras' first female president, facing high expectations to turn around the deeply troubled country ...

Firefighter: Floyd
Firefighter: Floyd 'needed help and wasn't getting it'
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  • 2022-01-27 04:54:24Z

First it was a paramedic, testifying that the officers who restrained George Floyd didn't call in critical information as his ambulance rushed to the scene...

Kansas City police find man shot dead in vehicle Wednesday night
Kansas City police find man shot dead in vehicle Wednesday night
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  • 2022-01-27 04:51:35Z

Detectives were still working Wednesday night to determine where the shooting actually took place, a police spokeswoman said.

Oklahoma prepares to execute man for 2001 hotel slayings
Oklahoma prepares to execute man for 2001 hotel slayings
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  • 2022-01-27 04:50:38Z

Oklahoma prepared to execute a man on Thursday for the brutal slayings of two hotel workers during a robbery in 2001. Donald Anthony Grant, 46, is scheduled...

North Korea conducts potential 6th missile test in a month
North Korea conducts potential 6th missile test in a month
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  • 2022-01-27 04:33:58Z

North Korea appeared to fire two ballistic missiles off its east coast on Thursday, according to South Korea's military, in what would be the nation's sixth ...

U.S. Senate panel set to vote on FCC, FTC auto safety nominees on Feb 2
U.S. Senate panel set to vote on FCC, FTC auto safety nominees on Feb 2
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  • 2022-01-27 04:26:32Z

WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee is set to vote Feb. 2 on nominees to head the auto safety agency and to open seats on the Federal...

Beijing city limits movement in more areas to curb COVID cases before Olympics
Beijing city limits movement in more areas to curb COVID cases before Olympics
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  • 2022-01-27 04:19:05Z

Beijing has limited the movement of people in more parts of the Chinese capital, even as it reported fewer COVID-19 cases on Thursday, in a bid to lower...

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