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Court sides with Miami-Dade over strip club in curfew case. Midnight closure stands
Court sides with Miami-Dade over strip club in curfew case. Midnight closure stands

An appeals court allowed Miami-Dade's midnight curfew to stand on Wednesday, ruling the anti-COVID measure did not violate an order by Florida's governor restricting local rules on businesses to combat the virus.

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Ankara vows 'firm' response to French ban on Turkish group

Turkey vowed Wednesday to deliver a firm response to France's ban of the Turkish ultra-nationalist Grey Wolves group linked to a top ally of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

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Prosecutor: Don't dismiss doc's 25-count murder indictment

An Ohio court shouldn't dismiss the 25-count murder indictment for a hospital doctor accused of ordering excessive painkillers for patients who then died, the prosecutor argued in a new court filing. William Husel, who worked in the Columbus-area Mount Carmel Health System, has pleaded not guilty and maintains he was providing comfort care to dying patients. Husel's lawyers sought to get the indictment dismissed, arguing that Franklin County Prosecutor Ron O'Brien wrongly influenced the grand jury and prejudiced Husel by excluding information about another patient who received even larger doses and survived for days afterward.

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Trump's lead gets sliced in half in Michigan before a stunned CNN team's sleep-deprived eyes

Hang onto your coffee mugs! Early Wednesday morning, former Vice President Joe Biden cut President Trump's lead in Michigan nearly in half, leaving the bleary crew covering the election at CNN rubbing the sleep from their eyes to try to grasp what was going on.CNN's Chris Cuomo and Phil Mattingly were routinely discussing Michigan's vote tally when their electoral map updated in real time to show Trump's roughly 60,000-vote lead sliced to 26,000, Mediaite reports. "Look," Mattingly said, momentarily stunned by the numbers, toggling with the map to confirm he was reading it right. "Donald Trump just took the lead. Donald Trump now ahead -- didn't take the lead, sorry, it's...

North Korean crossed DMZ in possible defection
North Korean crossed DMZ in possible defection

A North Korean man who crossed the heavily fortified border into South Korea was taken into custody on Wednesday (November 4), according to the South's military. The man was first spotted crossing the barbed wire fence at around 7:30 pm Tuesday (November 3) night, according to local media, and was then found about 10am the next morning on the eastern end of the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) that divides the Koreas. That's according to the South's Joint Chiefs of Staff, who said in a statement that an investigation is being planned. It comes as South Korea resumed tours to the southern part of the DMZ on Wednesday after they were put on pause in...

Early vote totals in Texas, Hawaii, Montana, and Washington state have already surpassed entire voter turnout in the 2016 election
Early vote totals in Texas, Hawaii, Montana, and Washington state have already surpassed entire voter turnout in the 2016 election

The largest increase occurred in Hawaii, where approximately 484,000 people voted early - a 10% increase from turnout during the entire 2016 election.

'Worst time to resign' says under-fire Barca president

Under-pressure Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu suggested Monday that "now would be the worst time" to leave his post.

Pence Will Not Preside Over Amy Coney Barrett Vote after Possible Coronavirus Exposure
Pence Will Not Preside Over Amy Coney Barrett Vote after Possible Coronavirus Exposure

Vice President Mike Pence will not preside over Monday's Senate vote to confirm Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court.Pence is currently on the campaign trail and is scheduled to make a stop in Minnesota on Monday despite an outbreak of coronavirus cases among people in the the vice president's inner circle over the weekend.Five cases of the coronavirus were reported among the vice president's close associates on Saturday, including Pence's chief of staff, Marc Short. Pence and his wife Karen both tested negative for the coronavirus on Saturday.Pence aides told multiple outlets that he will not preside as Senate president over Barrett's confirmation vote after Senate Democrats...

Tropical Storm Zeta expected to strengthen into hurricane
Tropical Storm Zeta expected to strengthen into hurricane

The formation of Zeta puts the 2020 hurricane season one name storm away from tying the all-time record.