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World leaders at COP26 strike agreement to 'phase down' unabated coal and call on wealthy nations to double funding to vulnerable nations

Saturday's COP26 conference ended with a deal between countries on how to address climate changes. The agreement mentions fossil fuels for the first
Washington Huskies football coach Jimmy Lake receives 1-game suspension for role in sideline incident with player
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Washington Huskies football coach Jimmy Lake receives 1-game suspension for role in sideline incident with player

Jimmy Lake, Washington Huskies football coach, has been suspended with no pay for one match after an incident in which Lake appeared to strike
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Chinese journalist imprisoned for her ground-breaking coverage of the Wuhan COVID-19 pandemic is 'close to death,' reports say

Zhang Zhan was sentenced for reporting COVID-19 in Wuhan in her early coverage. Zhan's family said that Zhan was on the verge of starvation and
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U.S. Airstrike That Killed 10 Kabul Civilians Was ‘Honest Mistake’ And Not Illegal Act, Pentagon Probe Concludes

Topline The U.S. airstrike on Afghanistan, which misidentified a terrorist threat, and killed 10 civilians, was an honest error, but there were no
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Survey Shows Broad Public Support For Worker Strikes

In recent weeks, workers at Kelloggs and Nabisco have taken to the picket lines hoping for better deals from their employers. According to a new
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Democrats trim Biden's social spending plan as they rush to strike a deal this week

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks at the NJ TRANSIT Meadowlands Maintenance Complex, Kearny (New Jersey), U.S.A, October 25, 2021. Reuters WASHINGTON
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McDonald's workers are staging another one-day strike to protest the alleged sexual harassment of employees at the chain's restaurants

McDonald's employees are organizing a second strike Tuesday in protest of alleged sexual harassment at multiple locations across the US. The strike
The US military just launched 3 rockets from a NASA center to boost hypersonic weapons research
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The US military just launched 3 rockets from a NASA center to boost hypersonic weapons research

A small-sounding rocket lifts off from NASA's Wallops Flight Facility, Wallops Island (Virginia) during a three launch test by the U.S. military for
How the 268th pitch became the defining moment of ALCS Game 4
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How the 268th pitch became the defining moment of ALCS Game 4

BOSTON -- The 268th pitch in Game 4 was not particularly notable based on its numbers. It reached Nathan Eovaldi's hands at 80.4 mph, and then
Nathan Eovaldi, Boston Red Sox take issue with pivotal ball-strike call in loss to Houston Astros
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Nathan Eovaldi, Boston Red Sox take issue with pivotal ball-strike call in loss to Houston Astros

In the ninth inning, the Astros win and score seven runs to shock the Fenway Park crowd. (2:00) BOSTON -- Red Sox pitcher Nathan Eovaldi walked two