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Both Armenia, Azerbaijan report more fighting despite U.S.-brokered ceasefire

The cease-fire was agreed upon Sunday after talks facilitated by the United States and came after two failed attempts by Russia to broker a lasting truce in the flare-up of a decades-old conflict.

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Amy Coney Barrett’s first votes as Supreme Court justice could involve Trump

Barrett was confirmed Monday by the Senate in a 52-48 virtual party line vote.

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Philadelphia police fatally shoot Black man, sparking protests and violence

Walter Wallace Jr., 27, died after he was shot by police on Monday afternoon in West Philadelphia.

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Black Chicago woman injured in police shooting says cops let boyfriend die

Williams and Marcellis Stinnette, a Black man, were shot last week while in a car in Waukegan, north of Chicago. The officer who shot Stinnette was fired.

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Keith Raniere sentenced to 120 years in prison in NXIVM ‘sex cult’ trial

In June 2019, Keith Raniere was found guilty on seven charges by a jury, including two counts of sex trafficking, racketeering and forced labour conspiracy.

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Coronavirus linked to mental decline, may age some patients’ brains by 10 years: study

Hampshire’s team analyzed results from 84,285 people who completed a study called the Great British Intelligence Test.

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Lawyer questions RCMP officer who arrested Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou in extradition case

Const. Winston Yep testified in the extradition case of Meng, whose lawyers are trying to show her arrest two years ago was unlawful and she should not be extradited to the U.S. on allegations of fraud.

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Clock ticking to secure Cameroon man’s release from U.S. custody ahead of Friday CBSA meeting

With just days to go before a meeting with Canadian officials, advocates are still trying to secure Kenneth’s release from U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, or ICE.

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Tropical Storm Zeta takes aim at Louisiana as residents brace

Already this year, Louisiana has been hit by two tropical storms and two hurricanes: Laura, blamed for at least 27 Louisiana deaths after it struck in August, and Delta, which exacerbated Laura’s damage in the same area weeks later.

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Tens of thousands forced from their homes as California wildfires rage

Fierce winds that drove twin fires through brushy hills near cities in Orange County a day earlier were expected to pick back up, although not to the earlier extremes, according to the National Weather Service.

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