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Belgium's former king meets the daughter — now New! 2020-10-27 08:36:26Former Belgian King Albert II meets with artist Delphine Boel, now recognized as Princess Delphine after a bitter two-decade paternity fight.

Today's Headlines: A confirmed conservative court New! 2020-10-27 08:00:35With Amy Coney Barrett's rise to the Supreme Court, a conservative majority has been reinforced.

Fatal police shooting of Black man in Philadelphia New! 2020-10-27 07:48:24The fatal police shooting of a 27-year-old Black man on a Philadelphia street has sparked violent protests.

Jared Kushner says Black people must 'want to New! 2020-10-27 06:49:52Trump advisor and son-in-law Jared Kushner says the president wants to help Black Americans, but they have to 'want to be successful' for it to work

Long prison stint looms for NXIVM leader Keith New! 2020-10-27 05:33:25NXIVM leader Keith Raniere faces sentencing Tuesday on court convictions that he turned some followers into sex slaves branded with his initials.

Salt Lake Tribune to stop printing daily newspaper, New! 2020-10-27 04:45:59After nearly 150 years of printing a daily newspaper, the Salt Lake Tribune will stop at year's end and move to a weekly print edition.

Bombing at Pakistani seminary kills 8 students, wounds New! 2020-10-27 04:14:37A powerful blast rips through a seminary on the outskirts of the Pakistani city of Peshawar, killing at least eight students and wounding 136 others.

In tit-for-tat, China targets U.S. news media, including New! 2020-10-27 03:50:37China has ordered six U.S.-based news organizations, including the Los Angeles Times, to file detailed information about their operations in China.

Protesters block traffic across Poland over abortion ban 2020-10-26 16:59:47Women’s rights activists and supporters are holding a fifth day of protests in Poland after a top court tightened an already strict abortion law

Under Trump, U.S. no longer leads world on 2020-10-26 16:18:30Refugees from places like the Congo and Iraq have seen protections in the U.S. fade over four years as the Trump administration chips away at policies

Today's Headlines: Trump's two adversaries 2020-10-26 08:00:33In the final days of the campaign, President Trump isn't up against only Joe Biden.

British special forces raid oil tanker, capture stowaways 2020-10-26 07:39:55All crew members aboard an oil tanker threatened by a group of stowaways are safe after British naval special forces stormed the vessel.

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Dr. Scott Gottlieb: U.S. at Covid 'tipping point' 2020-10-26 08:46:11Implementing targeted restrictions right now could "potentially forestall" an even worse coronavirus outbreak during the fall and winter months, the

AstraZeneca says its coronavirus vaccine triggers immune response 2020-10-26 08:40:52The announcement is likely to boost hopes of a Covid vaccine being developed before the end of the year.

SAP just saw $30 billion wiped off its 2020-10-26 07:57:49SAP saw its valuation fall by $30 billion on Monday as shares collapsed by over 17% following disappointing third quarter results.

Hopes are rising for a potential Covid vaccine 2020-10-26 04:56:59Dr. Anthony Fauci believes it will only be a matter of weeks before the findings of a potential vaccine will be known.

Dr. Scott Gottlieb warns of 'staggering' Covid death 2020-10-23 20:43:59"We might retest some of the totals that we saw in the spring, when we were reporting 2,000 deaths a day related to this virus," former FDA chief Dr

$10 billion crypto firm Ripple considers relocating to 2020-10-23 10:35:29Switzerland, Singapore, Japan and the United Arab Emirates are also under consideration for Ripple's potential move abroad.

A British university is testing new low-carbon tech 2020-10-23 06:56:59Homes old and new are being fitted with kit designed to make them more efficient.

Euro zone business activity shrinks once more as 2020-10-23 04:27:59Economic activity in the euro zone shrunk in October, flash data showed on Friday.

Huawei launches another Google-less flagship phone as U.S. 2020-10-23 03:46:59Huawei touted a powerful new 5G chip with its new Mate 40 smartphone lineup. The company faces a supply shortage due to U.S. sanctions.

'Learn to live with the pandemic': Physicians warn 2020-10-22 10:07:47The virus, like other coronaviruses, may eventually become present in communities at all times, scientists said.

Brexit trade talks resume but Britain warns a 2020-10-22 04:39:51

‘I felt so afraid and so anxious’: Young 2020-10-22 02:36:39There are two main reasons why this crisis has been so hard for young people.

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The Infodemic: Will COVID-19 Ruin Halloween? New! 2020-10-27 17:03:28Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here​.

US Urges Armenia, Azerbaijan Leaders to Stop Violence New! 2020-10-27 16:56:19Pompeo, while visiting India, implores countries to seek peaceful solution

The Infodemic: World Doctors Alliance Spreads Misinformation About New! 2020-10-27 16:52:40Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. Polygraph.info is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here​.

UN: Child Malnutrition Soars in War-torn Yemen New! 2020-10-27 16:29:1720% of children are malnourished and need urgent treatment

British Study Shows Antibodies Against COVID-19 Declined Rapidly New! 2020-10-27 15:43:57Research suggests protection against virus may not last long

Zeta Weakens After Crossing Yucatan, But Expected to New! 2020-10-27 15:39:08Storm expected to be a hurricane again when it hits Gulf Coast later this week

US Senate Races Tighten Ahead of Election New! 2020-10-27 15:22:28Just a few close races will determine if Republicans maintain their Senate majority

Dramatic Surge in Coronavirus Cases Hits US  New! 2020-10-27 15:15:21More than 60,700 new infections reported Monday

Europe's Central Governments Struggle With Restive Regions  New! 2020-10-27 14:51:08Continent’s national leaders are struggling to forge a political consensus around pandemic strategies

FCC Proposes New Rules for Foreign-Sponsored Broadcasts New! 2020-10-27 14:50:27The new rules would require broadcasters to report if a foreign government sponsored content

UN Documents 30% Drop in Afghan Civilian Casualties New! 2020-10-27 08:16:01UNAMA has documented 2,117 civilian deaths and 3,822 injures from January 1 to September 30

Thousands in Bangladesh Protest Against French Cartoons New! 2020-10-27 08:13:37The issue has once again come to light following the beheading near Paris of a French teacher who showed caricatures of Muhammad in class

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Chechen leader says Macron's stance on cartoons inspires New! 2020-10-27 18:59:01The leader of Russia's Muslim-majority Chechnya region said on Tuesday that French President Emmanuel Macron was inspiring terrorists by justifying c

EU warns not enough Covid vaccines for all New! 2020-10-27 18:49:42Only part of the European Union population can be inoculated against the new coronavirus before 2022, EU officials said in an internal meeting, as the

Arc de Triomphe area in Paris evacuated following New! 2020-10-27 17:23:35The area around the Arc de Triomphe in central Paris has been evacuated following a bomb alert, a police spokesman told Reuters on Tuesday. He said su

'We're working on it:' Pope's Covid advisers and New! 2020-10-27 16:40:48 Pope Francis' decision to forego wearing a mask has been noticed, with some concern, by the commission of Vatican experts he appointed to help chart

France tightens security amid fallout from teacher beheading New! 2020-10-27 16:09:41French diplomats are trying to quell anger in Turkey and Arab nations amid anti-France protests and calls for boycotts of French goods in response to

A month of fighting in disputed Nagorno-Karabakh New! 2020-10-27 14:04:34 Nagorno-Karabakh, a breakaway region of Azerbaijan mainly inhabited by ethnic Armenians and backed by Yerevan, has been the scene of deadly clashes f

French Muslim leader says Muslims should ignore controversial New! 2020-10-27 13:52:09The head of the French Council for the Muslim Faith, Mohammed Moussaoui, reminded worshippers that such caricatures were allowed under French law. The

France warns citizens to be cautious as anger New! 2020-10-27 12:46:58In a sign that some countries want to limit the fallout, Saudi Arabia condemned the cartoons but held back from echoing calls by other Muslim states f

New French cases could be 100,000 per day: New! 2020-10-27 03:49:14

Muslims 'not persecuted' in France, says country's Muslim 2020-10-26 16:57:26

Russia proposes new missile verification regime with US 2020-10-26 11:30:18 The Kremlin on Monday proposed that Russia and the United States agree not to deploy certain land-based missiles in Europe and introduce mutual verif

Merkel's party postpones December 4 congress to choose 2020-10-26 10:54:50The executive committee voted unanimously in favour of a proposal by party leader Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer to decide on Jan. 16 whether it will be p