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Ukraine steelworks defenders surrender but Kyiv vows 'unbreakable' spirit

Ukraine steelworks defenders surrender but Kyiv vows 'unbreakable'...

KYIV, Ukraine: Russia said Thursday that 1,730 Ukrainian soldiers had surrendered...

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Forbidden love: Taiwan's gay couples seek foreign marriage equality

Forbidden love: Taiwan's gay couples seek foreign marriage...

TAIPEI Taiwan's LGBTQ community celebrated the third year of gay marriage being...

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Johnny Depp grabbed Amber Heard by hair, hit her repeatedly: sister

Johnny Depp grabbed Amber Heard by hair, hit her repeatedly:...

WASHINGTON - Johnny Depp grabbed his then-wife Amber Heard by the hair and repeatedly...

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Russian soldier pleads guilty at Kyiv war crimes trial

Russian soldier pleads guilty at Kyiv war crimes trial

KYIV (UKRAINE) - A Russian soldier pleaded guilty on Wednesday to killing a Ukrainian...

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Climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021: UN

Climate change indicators hit record highs in 2021: UN

GENEVA: Four key climate change indicators all set new record highs in 2021, the...

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Albania's Soviet-era sub awaits its fate, refusing to sink

Albania's Soviet-era sub awaits its fate, refusing to sink

VLORë (ALBANIA) - Retired sergeant Neim Shehaj spends his days repairing a Soviet-era...

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Myanmar resistance urges West to provide arms

Myanmar resistance urges West to provide arms

The defence chief of Myanmar's shadow government has called for international help...

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UK unveils radical rewrite of EU pact for N. Ireland

UK unveils radical rewrite of EU pact for N. Ireland

LONDON - The UK government on Tuesday unveiled a plan to drastically overhaul post-Brexit...

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Biden visits site of racist mass shooting

Biden visits site of racist mass shooting

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden flew Tuesday to mourn at the site of America's...

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Rescue mission under way at Azovstal as hundreds evacuated

Rescue mission under way at Azovstal as hundreds evacuated

KYIV (UKRAINE) - Ukrainian authorities said a rescue mission to extract the last...

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Twitter defends anti-bot efforts, Musk replies with poo emoji

Twitter defends anti-bot efforts, Musk replies with poo...

SAN FRANCISCO - Twitter's chief on Monday defended the messaging platform's battle...

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Macron names first French female PM in three decades

Macron names first French female PM in three decades

PARIS - President Emmanuel Macron on Monday named Labour Minister Elisabeth Borne...

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Latest sandstorm brings Iraq to standstill

Latest sandstorm brings Iraq to standstill

BAGHDAD - Another sandstorm that descended Monday on Iraq sent at least 2,000 people...

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Sweden enters 'new era' with NATO bid

Sweden enters 'new era' with NATO bid

STOCKHOLM - Sweden on Monday officially announced it will apply for NATO membership...

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Somalia's foreign partners hail peaceful election of new president

Somalia's foreign partners hail peaceful election of new...

MOGADISHU - Somalia's international partners on Monday welcomed the election of...

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Final touches for 75th Cannes film fest

Final touches for 75th Cannes film fest

CANNES (FRANCE) - The last touches were being laid in Cannes on Monday for the 75th...