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The prominent Guatemalan investigative newspaper “El Periodico” announced that it is stopping its print edition, after the government arrested the paper’s president. apnews.com/article/busine…
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Amazon said Wednesday it had its biggest ever Thanksgiving holiday shopping weekend, aided by a record number of consumers looking for deals online amid high inflation. apnews.com/article/inflat…
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If you've ever had trouble solving a Rubik's Cube, a good piece of advice is to break it down into steps. At least, that's the advice from the man who made it. Ernő Rubik reflects on the toy's fame.
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Christine McVie, the soulful British musician who sang lead on many of Fleetwood Mac's biggest hits, has died at 79. The band announced her death on social media, saying "there are no words to describe our sadness" at her passing. apnews.com/article/christ…
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6 ways to boost your credit card rewards this holiday season apnews.com/article/busine…
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US job openings fell in October to still-high level apnews.com/article/inflat…
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Republican U.S. Sen. Mike Braun formally launched a committee Wednesday for a 2024 campaign for governor in his home state of Indiana, a move that would forego a reelection bid for his Senate seat. apnews.com/article/2022-m…
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Can you go to four World Cup soccer matches in one day? AP's @IsabelDeBre tried it in Qatar. Here's how it went. apne.ws/PrRWq9c
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An honorary member of the Buckingham Palace household has resigned after repeatedly asking a Black woman who runs a charity for survivors of domestic abuse what country she "came from," despite her insistence she was a British national. apnews.com/article/entert…
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Baguette-me-not: The humble French baguette is being inscribed on the U.N.’s list of intangible heritage as a prized tradition and savoir-faire that should be protected by humanity. apne.ws/9rodHwn
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World Cup defending champion France won its group in Qatar despite losing to Tunisia 1-0, eliminating the North African team from the tournament. Denmark is the other team going home from Group D. apne.ws/7S9cNxo
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DoorDash cuts 1,250 jobs as deliveries ebb after pandemic apnews.com/article/health…
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Amazon deforestation in Brazil remains near 15-year high apnews.com/article/jair-b…
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BREAKING: The U.S. House moved urgently to head off the looming nationwide rail strike on Wednesday, passing a bill that would bind companies and workers to a proposed settlement that was reached in September but rejected by some of the 12 unions involved. apnews.com/article/busine…
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Brazil forward Neymar is undergoing ankle treatment in a swimming pool to try to recover in time to play again at the World Cup. apne.ws/S5cu2BK
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The Prince and Princess of Wales's first overseas trip since the death of Queen Elizabeth II begins Wednesday. Their three-day visit to Boston will focus on Prince William's initiative to find the environmental entrepreneurs of a new generation. apne.ws/Vpm1UfS
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A massive immersive experience celebrating Bob Marley is heading for its U.S. premiere early next year, complete with photographs, lots of music and even a pair of the reggae giant's footwear. apnews.com/article/entert…
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Inflation in Europe eases but still in painful double digits apnews.com/article/inflat…
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Showing rare party unity after their midterm election losses, House Democrats chose Rep. Hakeem Jeffries as their new leader in a unanimous vote. Jeffries has vowed to “get things done” even after Republicans won control of the chamber. apne.ws/a2p0R2a
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'Necessary evil': France refires coal plant amid energy woes apnews.com/article/europe…
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Former Chinese President Jiang Zemin, who led his country out of isolation after the crushing of pro-democracy protests in Tiananmen Square and supported economic reforms that led to a decade of explosive growth, has died, state TV said. He was 96. apne.ws/pyk1e3w
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Brazilian soccer great Pelé has been hospitalized in Sao Paulo to regulate the medication in his fight against a colon tumor, his daughter says. apne.ws/OH4ktzO
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Meet Jada Williams, a social media star and talented prep point guard pulling in six figures a year from six major endorsement deals. “She had to take advantage of the opportunity where she can literally invest in her future at 17,” Jada's mother says. apne.ws/MP420cn
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The leader of the Islamic State group, Abu al-Hassan al-Hashimi al-Qurayshi, was killed in a battle recently, the group's spokesman said in audio released Wednesday. apnews.com/article/islami…
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Despite high interest rates and chronic inflation, the U.S. economy grew at a 2.9% annual rate from July through September, the government said Wednesday in a healthy upgrade from its initial estimate. apnews.com/article/inflat…
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House Democrats ushered in a new generation of leaders on Wednesday, unanimously electing Rep. Hakeem Jeffries to be the first Black American to head a major political party in Congress. apnews.com/article/nancy-…
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Rolling Stones to release star-stuffed 2012 live recording apnews.com/article/entert…
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Hawaii volcano eruption has some on alert, draws onlookers apnews.com/article/volcan…
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Indiana’s attorney general has asked the state medical licensing to discipline a Indianapolis doctor who spoke publicly about providing an abortion to a 10-year-old rape victim who traveled from Ohio after its more-restrictive abortion law took effect. apnews.com/article/aborti…
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Soccer fans around the globe watched at World Cup parties as the U.S. advanced to the knockout rounds with a 1-0 win over Iran. The Americans next play the Netherlands on Saturday with the chance to reach the quarterfinals for the first time since 2002.
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Matthew McConaughey, Mila Kunis, Jennifer Hudson and "Abbott Elementary" creator and star Quinta Brunson have been named People magazine's 2022 "People of the Year." apnews.com/article/entert…
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Brazil brought a lot of attacking power to the World Cup, but it has been the team's defending that has impressed the most for the five-time champion in Qatar. apne.ws/U4h45p1
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The European Union proposed Wednesday to set up a U.N.-backed court to investigate possible war crimes committed by Russia in Ukraine, and to use frozen Russian assets to rebuild the war-torn country. apnews.com/article/russia…
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If you've ever had trouble solving a Rubik's Cube, a good piece of advice is to break it down into steps. At least, that's the advice from the man who made it. Ernő Rubik reflects on the toy's fame.
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As Qatar welcomes more than a million fans for the monthlong World Cup, even its camels are working overtime as visitors in numbers the tiny emirate has never before seen rush to finish a bucket list of Gulf tourist experiences between games. apne.ws/57MoVZl
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Tornadoes damaged numerous homes, destroyed a fire station, briefly trapped people in a grocery store and ripped the roof off an apartment complex in Mississippi and Alabama. apnews.com/article/tornad…
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U.S. forward Christian Pulisic is listed as day to day after sustaining a pelvic injury during his team's 1-0 World Cup win against Iran that sent the Americans to the round of 16 of the tournament. apne.ws/r4u6GDj
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Holocaust survivors offered DNA tests to help find family apnews.com/article/scienc…
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French President Emmanuel Macron has arrived in Washington for the first state visit of Joe Biden's presidency — a revival of diplomatic pageantry that had been put on hold because of the pandemic. Biden and Macron will meet Thursday at the White House. apne.ws/hTQsYZQ
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Ukraine has rolled out hundreds of "Points of Invincibility" — a defiant name for makeshift centers around the country where beleaguered citizens can warm up, charge their phones, get some food, and entertain themselves.
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LEAVING SHELDON BEHIND: As he launches real-life drama “Spoiler Alert,” actor Jim Parsons reflects on taking roles that are very different to his celebrated “Big Bang Theory” character Sheldon Cooper
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ON THIS DAY - In 2003, the corner of 2nd street and Bowery in New York was renamed Joey Ramone Place. #OnThisDay
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Spain finds itself with some work left to do against Japan on Thursday to guarantee its spot in the round of 16 at the World Cup. By @tazzoni apne.ws/HFY8CsR
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Russian and Chinese strategic bombers on Wednesday flew a joint patrol over the western Pacific in a show of increasingly close defense ties between the two countries. apnews.com/article/russia…
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Ring it home: A celery stalk sighting and a little luck came together to help a New Hampshire man find his wife’s wedding rings in a 20-ton trash trailer, wrapped in a napkin that he had accidentally thrown away. apne.ws/gorZUAO
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Tuesday presided over the ceremonial lighting the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree, a 78-foot red spruce.
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The humble baguette — the crunchy ambassador for French baking around the world — is being added to the U.N.'s list of intangible cultural heritage as a cherished tradition to be preserved by humanity. apnews.com/article/europe…
China should be "moving away from massive lockdowns" over COVID-19, IMF chief Kristalina Georgieva told @AP. While the policy that's stirred protests has been a hit to the world economy, she says something else poses a greater risk. apne.ws/U9r3PyD
House Democrats are poised to usher in a new generation of leaders. New York congressman Hakeem Jeffries is expected to be elected Wednesday as the first Black American to head a major political party in Congress. apne.ws/tTUONlb
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Congress is moving swiftly to prevent a looming U.S. rail workers strike. Lawmakers are reluctantly intervening in a labor dispute to stop what would surely be a devastating economic blow if the transportation of critical goods were disrupted. apne.ws/RfrLGBd
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