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Australian politician's staffer investigated for advancing China's interests

1 hour ago   |   National Post

SYDNEY - Australian federal police raided the home and office of a man employed by an Australian politician as part of a foreign interference investigation into whether he was...
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Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic Airlines files for US bankruptcy protection

Richard Branson's Virgin Atlantic Airlines files for US bankruptcy protection

3 hours ago   |   New York Post

Virgin Atlantic, the airline founded by British businessman Richard Branson, filed Tuesday for protection in U.S. bankruptcy court as it tries to survive the virus pandemic...
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Demise of Privacy Shield may be the end of U.S.-Europe data transfers

Demise of Privacy Shield may be the end of U.S.-Europe data transfers

6 hours ago   |   Politico

Tools used to shuttle digital information out of Europe are stuck in legal limbo. Now companies are considering the once-unthinkable: limiting the flow of data out of the...
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'Tomorrow's a turning point': Lincoln pool hall will defend mask refusal in district court

'Tomorrow's a turning point': Lincoln pool hall will defend mask refusal in district court

7 hours ago   |   KETV

Madsen's Bowling & Billiards refused to follow the city's order to close over the weekend.
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Police in Malaysia Raid Al Jazeera Offices After Documentary on Treatment of Migrant Workers

7 hours ago   |   Time

Malaysian police raided the office of news broadcaster Al Jazeera and two local TV stations on Tuesday, seizing computers as part of an investigation into a documentary on...
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Colombia Supreme Court places former President Uribe under house arrest

9 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

BOGOTA - Colombia's Supreme Court placed former President Alvaro Uribe under house arrest in a unanimous decision on Tuesday while a fraud and witness tampering case continues.
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Lebanon eyes state of emergency after deadly Beirut blast: Live

9 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera   |   3 articles

Supreme Defence Council recommends that army oversee security of disaster-stricken capital as fatalities rise to 78.
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Career Criminal, Found Hiding In Trash Can By Rochester Police, Gets 15 Years For Illegal Gun Possession

10 hours ago   |   CBS

MINNEAPOLIS - A 38-year-old Rochester man was sentenced Tuesday to 15 years in prison for illegally possessing several firearms during a traffic stop and ensuing car chase last...
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Former Trump impeachment lawyer heads to White House

Former Trump impeachment lawyer heads to White House

10 hours ago   |   Politico

One of President Donald Trump's impeachment defenders is coming back for more. Eric Herschmann, formerly a law partner at Kasowitz Benson & Torres, revealed in an unrelated...
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Nonprofit says protection orders for abuse victims are being delayed, sues Cook County Court Clerk

Nonprofit says protection orders for abuse victims are being delayed, sues Cook County Court Clerk

10 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A new lawsuit filed against Cook County Court Clerk Dorothy Brown claims her office is failing to take a key step to protect domestic violence victims. Legal Aid...
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Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Until recently, the medical experts on the White House coronavirus task force have walked a tightrope. But as deaths and infections surge, a divide has been growing between the... Read more ...

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

The Navy on Tuesday located an amphibious tank that sank off the Southern California coast last week and is preparing to recover the human remains of troops believed to have... Read more ...

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

Supporters say the act is the most significant conservation legislation enacted in nearly half a century. Opponents countered that the money isn't enough to cover the estimated... Read more ...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic losses threaten closure

A fundraising drive launched to help the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and Space Camp through the coronavirus pandemic has pulled in more than $1.1 million in just a few days. Read more ...

Progressive challenger Cori Bush beats Rep. Lacy Clay in primary

Progressive challenger Cori Bush beats Rep. Lacy Clay in primary

Liberal challenger Cori Bush defeated Rep. Lacy Clay in a primary for Clay's St. Louis-based House seat on Tuesday - a seismic loss for the Congressional Black Caucus, which... Read more ...

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

A massive explosion rocked the capital city of Lebanon on Tuesday, causing widespread destruction and loss of life. So far, at least 60 people were killed in the blast and over... Read more ...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest official since 1979

China has lodged stern representations with the United States over the upcoming visit of US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to Taiwan, the Foreign Ministry in... Read more ...

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Local news reported multiple people were wounded in the incident. Read more ...

Lebanese confront devastation after massive Beirut explosion killed at least 100

Lebanese confront devastation after massive Beirut explosion killed at least 100

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Conservative Kris Kobach Projected To Lose Kansas GOP Senate Primary

Conservative Kris Kobach Projected To Lose Kansas GOP Senate Primary

Trump ally and former Kansas Secretary of State Kris Kobach was defeated by Rep. Roger Marshall, calming Republican leaders' worst fears in the race against Democratic state... Read more ...