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Hong Kong and Taiwan Are Clashing Over the Murder Suspect Whose Case Sparked Months of Protests

9 minutes ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

A dispute is escalating between Hong Kong and Taiwan over the fate of a murder suspect, whose case was used as justification for the introduction of an extradition bill that...
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‘English-speaking liberal media' biased, covered Kashmir unfairly - India's foreign minister

‘English-speaking liberal media' biased, covered Kashmir unfairly - India's foreign minister

22 minutes ago   |   RT

Global news outlets have failed to paint a fair picture of the recent events in Kashmir as they have “preset views” on revoking the region's autonomy, the Indian foreign...
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Army trys to reopen roads as Lebanon remains paralyzed

24 minutes ago   |   National Post

BEIRUT - Security forces are trying to persuade protesters to reopen roads across Lebanon through peaceful means but will not use force if they refuse, a security source said...
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The Photographer Behind a Powerful Portrait of Elijah E. Cummings

31 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Justin T. Gellerson captured the Maryland congressman, who died last week at 68, in his committee's chambers in May. “He had a fired-up energy about him.”
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Anxious Democratic Establishment Asks, ‘Is There Anybody Else?'

31 minutes ago   |   NY Times

Party leaders who are fatalistic about Democrats' chances in 2020 are musing about possible late entrants to the race. Sherrod Brown? Michelle Obama?
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UK government may struggle to pass Brexit legislative timetable - BBC

53 minutes ago   |   National Post

LONDON - Prime Minister Boris Johnson may struggle to pass his legislative timetable on Tuesday to lead the United Kingdom out of the European Union in nine days time, the...
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In Canadian Vote, Trudeau's Liberals On Top, But Lose Absolute Majority

In Canadian Vote, Trudeau's Liberals On Top, But Lose Absolute Majority

2 hours ago   |   NPR

Trudeau's Liberal Party defeated the Conservatives, but still fell short of an outright majority. It will need to reach out to smaller rival parties to form a new government.
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Some of what party leaders and major players had to say following Monday's vote

3 hours ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

OTTAWA - Some of what was said after Justin Trudeau's Liberals claimed a plurality of the seats in the House of Commons in Monday's federal election, giving them the best...
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How Justin Trudeau survived

How Justin Trudeau survived

4 hours ago   |   Politico

MONTREAL - Justin Trudeau chose his enemies well - and secured a little help from a friend named Barack Obama. He was contrite following a racism scandal, waited out a...
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Justin Trudeau set for win in Canadian election

4 hours ago   |   Al Jazeera

Without an absolute majority in parliament, Trudeau will need to work with other parties in order to govern.
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'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' trailer showcases final chapter of the...

'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' trailer showcases final chapter of the Skywalker saga

"The Rise of Skywalker" is the ninth and final episode in the Skywalker story. Read more ...

EF-3 tornado slams Dallas, says NWS; 4 killed in Arkansas, Oklahoma

EF-3 tornado slams Dallas, says NWS; 4 killed in Arkansas, Oklahoma

The National Weather Service confirmed a tornado touched down in Dallas on Sunday night, causing structural damage and knocking out electricity to thousands. Read more ...

Man, 46, gets medical help for bizarre, rare case of gut brewing alcohol...

Man, 46, gets medical help for bizarre, rare case of gut brewing alcohol that's tied to carbs

A man was arrested and presumed to be driving while intoxicated, but hospital personnel and police refused to believe him when he said he didn't have an alcoholic drink. Read more ...

Syria Envoy To Face Bipartisan Grilling

Syria Envoy To Face Bipartisan Grilling

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee hearing with U.S. diplomat James Jeffrey comes as Congress appears primed to consider new sanctions against Turkey. (Image credit... Read more ...

Companies reach tentative deal to settle opioids lawsuit

Companies reach tentative deal to settle opioids lawsuit

The nation's three largest drug distributors and a drugmaker have reached a tentative deal to settle a lawsuit related to the nation's opioid crisis. Read more ...

A West Point cadet is missing along with an M4 rifle, military academy says

A West Point cadet is missing along with an M4 rifle, military academy says

A West Point cadet is missing along with an M4 rifle, the military academy said after military, federal, state and local agencies conducted extensive searches to locate the man. Read more ...

Astros blast Sports Illustrated's scathing Brandon Taubman report

Astros blast Sports Illustrated's scathing Brandon Taubman report

The Houston Astros blasted a Sports Illustrated report that scorched assistant general manager Brandon Taubman for alleged comments he made after his club won the American... Read more ...

Nyquist's penalty shot in OT lifts Blue Jackets past Leafs

Nyquist's penalty shot in OT lifts Blue Jackets past Leafs

TORONTO - Gustav Nyquist scored on a penalty shot 1:57 inot overtime to give the Columbus Blue Jackets a 4-3 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs on Monday night. Read more ...

Flyers score 4 in the 2nd period, top Golden Knights 6-2

Flyers score 4 in the 2nd period, top Golden Knights 6-2

PHILADELPHIA - Blame the Flyers' slow start on jet lag, bad hockey, or maybe Gritty just woke up on the wrong side of the cradle. Whatever the reason, the first few weeks of... Read more ...

Pavelski's power-play goal helps Stars beat Senators 2-1

Pavelski's power-play goal helps Stars beat Senators 2-1

DALLAS - Joe Pavelski scored a power-play goal midway through the second period, and the Dallas Stars beat the Ottawa Senators 2-1 Monday night for their second straight win. Read more ...