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18 Dead In Thailand Bus-Train Collision

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At least 18 people were killed and more than 40 injured in Thailand Sunday when a freight train crashed into a bus taking passengers to...
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Trump Should Be Able To Resume ‘Public Engagements’ From Saturday, Doctor Says

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  President Donald Trump should be able to resume “public engagements” from Saturday, the White House physician announced Thursday, saying the US leader has responded...
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China Joins Deal To Get Covid-19 Vaccine To Poorer Nations

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  China has signed up to a deal to ensure future Covid-19 vaccines are distributed to developing countries, the biggest economy yet to join the...
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Trump Could Campaign Saturday As Pelosi Questions His Fitness For Office

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  Donald Trump said he hopes to resume campaigning Saturday after receiving a green light from his doctor, even as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi prepares...
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Democrats Want Panel To Probe Trump’s Capacity To Govern

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  US Democrats said Thursday they will introduce a measure creating a commission to evaluate whether Donald Trump or other presidents have the capacity to...
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WTO Announces Okonjo-Iweala, S. Korea’s Yoo As Last Two DG Contenders

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  The World Trade Organization is set to have its first female leader after Nigeria’s Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala and South Korea’s Yoo Myung-hee made it through...
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Priests To Face Trial In Vatican Over Choir Boys Abuse Case

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  An Italian priest accused of sexually abusing choir boys in a seminary and another priest who allegedly facilitated that abuse will go on trial...
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Rape, Murder Of Woman In Algeria Sparks Outrage

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    The rape and murder in Algeria of a 19-year-old woman sparked cries for action on gender-based violence in the North African country and...
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American Poet Louise Gluck Wins Nobel Literature Prize

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  The Nobel Literature Prize went Thursday to American poet Louise Gluck, the jury at the Swedish Academy said, honouring a writer known for themes...
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France Prepares For Wider COVID-19 Restrictions

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  France was preparing Thursday for tighter coronavirus restrictions in several major cities, two days after a maximum alert protocol went into force in Paris...
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