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The Associated Press
NASA astronaut ready for a seecond trip to the ISS

The Associated Press
NASA’s new moonshot rules: No fighting or littering, please

The Associated Press
The promise of 5G wireless - speed, hype, risk

The Associated Press
Agent: Michigan, Virginia governors mentioned in kidnap plot

The Associated Press
How a probe of Trump-Russia ties turned into a GOP rally cry

The Associated Press
NYC virus lockdown protest leader ordered away from reporter

ABC News
Coronavirus live updates: US reports more than 41,000 new cases

The Washington Post
Coronavirus cases are rising in U.S., sparking worries the next big wave has begun

The Associated Press
Despite virus fears, Texas sends most voters to the polls

Reuters News Agency
COVID-19 again? Reinfection cases raise concerns over immunity.

The Economist
The race for the White House is a little closer than it looks

BBC News
US election 2020: The people who almost always predict the president

The Associated Press
Trump, Biden trips illustrate Electoral College calculations

Reuters News Agency
Twitter suspends accounts made to look as if they belong to Black Trump supporters

The Associated Press
China and Russia win seats on UN Human Rights Council, Saudis lose

BBC News
Climate change: Better warning systems needed for extreme weather - UN

The Guardian
Weatherwatch: Hitler's plan for intuitive meteorologists

BBC News
The surprising origin of fried chicken

The Guardian
Revamped nuclear bunker wins museum of the year award

CBC News
Second big COVID-19 vaccine trial paused

BBC News
What's behind the rise of QAnon in the UK?

The Guardian
Tempers flare over new Covid rules as Johnson warns: 'We must act now'

The Associated Press
US, UK fight foreign bribery but most nations do very little

BBC News
Apple iPhone 12: The chip advance set to make smartphones smarter

The Associated Press
Dutch government orders bars, restaurants closed over pandemic fears

The Associated Press
Europe tightens rules as virus surges

The Associated Press
WHO says recovery from COVID-19 typically takes two to six weeks

BBC News
Covid: Why bats are not to blame, say scientists

BBC News
12,000-lb Tallboy bomb explodes in Poland during attempt to defuse it - More

The Guardian
Nagorno-Karabakh: Trench warfare, drones and cowering civilians

BBC News
Afghan-Taliban conflict: Families flee fresh fighting in Helmand

The Associated Press
Chinese port city of Qingdao says it's tested 3 million for virus

BBC News
Kim Jong-un gets emotional during speech - More

The Associated Press
Japan protests to China for entering Japanese waters

The Associated Press
Mexico City marks Columbus Day without statue of Columbus

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