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Ireland Has Officially Gone Into Lockdown [Video]

Ireland Has Officially Gone Into Lockdown

Ireland Has Officially Gone Into Lockdown

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City Of Pittsburgh Says Crime Was Down In August [Video]

City Of Pittsburgh Says Crime Was Down In August

According to Pittsburgh Police crime rates in August fell by nearly 18% compared to 2019.

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WBZ Morning Forecast For October 22 [Video]

WBZ Morning Forecast For October 22

Zack Green has your latest weather forecast.

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Jared Leto to play Joker in Zack Snyder's 'Justice League' [Video]

Jared Leto to play Joker in Zack Snyder's 'Justice League'

Jared Leto will reprise his role as The Joker for Zack Snyder's 'Justice League' series.

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Philadelphia School District, Teachers Union Reach Tentative Deal On New Contract [Video]

Philadelphia School District, Teachers Union Reach Tentative Deal On New Contract

Jan Carabeo reports.

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Wake Up Call: Sun sets over Nantasket Beach [Video]

Wake Up Call: Sun sets over Nantasket Beach

Sunsets in the fall are just gorgeous!

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More Dense Fog This AM [Video]

More Dense Fog This AM

Llarisa Abreu has the latest forecast.

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All in-person learning suspended for BPS students [Video]

All in-person learning suspended for BPS students

All in-person learning has been suspended for Boston Public Schools students.

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Stars with chronic illnesses [Video]

Stars with chronic illnesses

A number of stars have openly discussed their personal battles with illness as a way to help raise awareness of their conditions. But did you know these 10 famous faces suffer with a chronic..

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Barack Obama Returns To Campaign Trail [Video]

Barack Obama Returns To Campaign Trail

Barack Obama delivered a powerful speech blasting President Donald Trump’s coronavirus response, saying he has given Americans plenty of evidence that he’ll never take the pandemic seriously.

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बंगाल में दुर्गा पूजा का जश्न, मोदी बोले- आत्मनिर [Video]

बंगाल में दुर्गा पूजा का जश्न, मोदी बोले- आत्मनिर

पीएम नरेंद्र मोदी ने अपने संबोधन में देशवासियों को कोरोना को लेकर एहतियात..

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FBI: Evidence that Russia, Iran are interfering with election [Video]

FBI: Evidence that Russia, Iran are interfering with election

In a news conference late last night — officials said both Iran and Russia have obtained voter registration information

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School committee votes to suspend exam school tests for one year [Video]

School committee votes to suspend exam school tests for one year

After a marathon session that lasted into the early morning hours, the Boston School Committee voted to drop the admissions test for the city's exam schools for one year.

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FBI holds holds press conference on 'major election security' [Video]

FBI holds holds press conference on 'major election security'

FBI holds holds press conference on 'major election security'

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Playful gorilla toddler shows off perfect roly-poly [Video]

Playful gorilla toddler shows off perfect roly-poly

Zookeepers have captured the adorable moment five-year-old gorilla Gernotshowed off the perfect roly poly this week at ZSL London Zoo – after playfullypractising the move all summer. Footage taken by..

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7 First Alert Forecast 5am 10/22 [Video]

7 First Alert Forecast 5am 10/22

Thursday Weather

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'Leaving Neverland' director Dan Reed working on sequel for Channel 4 [Video]

'Leaving Neverland' director Dan Reed working on sequel for Channel 4

Director Dan Reed is working on a sequel to his Emmy award-winning documentary 'Leaving Neverland.'

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Minister: People should check area's Covid restrictions [Video]

Minister: People should check area's Covid restrictions

Minister for crime and policing Kit Malthouse has said it is important that people inform themselves about the coronavirus regulations in their areas. When asked about comments made by assistant chief..

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First Forecast Weather October 22, 2020 (Today) [Video]

First Forecast Weather October 22, 2020 (Today)

Wet weather this morning, but warmer this afternoon.

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Nigerian protesters run as gunfire rings out [Video]

Nigerian protesters run as gunfire rings out

Eyewitness footage captured protesters running from Lekki toll gate amid sounds of gunfire. Another video shot after nightfall showed people on a highway as more shots ring out.

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Lorenzo's Locks: The 3 best bets you should consider for NFL Week 7 [Video]

Lorenzo's Locks: The 3 best bets you should consider for NFL Week 7

SportsPulse: Lorenzo is looking to bounce back after his first sub .500 week of the season. Here are his best bets for Week 7 in the NFL.

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PM Modi urges everyone to ensure 'do gaj ki doori' during Durga Puja celebrations [Video]

PM Modi urges everyone to ensure 'do gaj ki doori' during Durga Puja celebrations

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended commencement of Durga Puja celebrations in West Bengal's Kolkata. The event took place via video conferencing on October 22. PM Modi's address on this occasion was..

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PM Modi attends commencement of Durga Puja celebrations in Kolkata [Video]

PM Modi attends commencement of Durga Puja celebrations in Kolkata

Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended commencement of Durga Puja celebrations in West Bengal's Kolkata. The event took place via video conferencing on October 22. PM Modi's address on this occasion was..

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International Suspension Bridge opens for Nepali nationals at Uttarakhand's Dharchula [Video]

International Suspension Bridge opens for Nepali nationals at Uttarakhand's Dharchula

The international Suspension bridge in Uttarakhand's Dharchula town has been reopened for three days to facilitate the Nepali citizens who had served the Indian Army and other Indian organisations and..

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BJP in its manifesto promises to provide free COVID vaccine to people of Bihar: Sitharaman [Video]

BJP in its manifesto promises to provide free COVID vaccine to people of Bihar: Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on October 22 said that BJP in its manifesto promises to give free COVID vaccination to the people of Bihar. "As soon as COVID-19 vaccine will be available for..

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Africa: Nearly 260,000 Active Covid-19 Cases Across Continet After 15.8 Million Tests

[allAfrica] As of October 22, the confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries have reached 1,676,284. Reported deaths in Africa have reached 40,482, and recoveries 1,376,878. To date, 258,922..
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Zimbabwe: Ruling Party Annual Conference Suspended Indefinitely

[New Zimbabwe] Zanu-PF has suspended, indefinitely, its Annual People's Conference due to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Zimbabwe: Complacency Will Lead to Covid-19-Resurgence - WHO

[New Zimbabwe] The World Health Organisation representative to Zimbabwe Alex Gasasira has urged Zimbabweans to comply with Covid-19 preventive measures in order to avoid a resurgence in the pandemic.
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7 Nations Now Have More Than 1 Million COVID-19 Cases

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Nigeria: VP Promises Justice for #EndSARS Protest Victims

[This Day] Vice-President Yemi Osinbajo (SAN) yesterday expressed his condolences for the victims of last Tuesday's military clampdown on protesting youths at the Lekki Tollgate, promising to ensure..
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South Africa: We Must Make Moral Choices About How We Relate to Social Media Apps

[The Conversation Africa] Recently a South African radio show asked, "If you had to choose between your mobile phone and your pet, which would choose?" Think about that for a moment. Many callers..
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COVID-19 ‘Right Under Control’ in Australia, Experts Say

Life in much of Australia is beginning to resemble what it was before COVID-19
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Kenya: Fear and Panic as Learners, School Staff Contract Covid-19

[Nation] At least two cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in schools a week after basic education institutions partially reopened, casting doubt on plans for full resumption of in-person learning.
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Final Trump-Biden Debate: What to Watch For

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Nigeria: Bandits 'Kill 20' in Fresh Attack in Zamfara

[Premium Times] At least 20 people were on Tuesday killed by gunmen in Tungar Kwana village in Talata Mafara local government area of Zamfara State, residents and police said.
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Nigeria: Déjà Vu - in Tragic Vein

[Premium Times] Abeokuta -- To the affected governors all over the nation, there is one immediate step to take: demand the withdrawal of those soldiers. Convoke Town Hall meetings as a matter of..
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Nigerian Vice President Promises Justice for Demonstrators Killed by Security Forces

Nigerian vice president breaks silence on police shootings of protesters
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Kenya: Govt to Borrow U.S.$5,5 Billion From Domestic Market

[Nation] Continuing impact of Covid-19 on the economy has forced the National Treasury to review government's spending for this financial year revising the figures upwards to a tune of Sh128 billion.
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Africa: Only 0.6% of Continent's Indigenous Women Are Educated

[Nation] Only 0.6 per cent of the 18.5 million indigenous women in Africa have advanced education, a new report shows.
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Burundi: Ex-Leader Gets Life Sentence for Killing Another Former President

[Nation] Burundi's ex-president Pierre Buyoya has been sentenced to life in prison in absentia over the assassination of his successor in 1993, according to a court ruling.
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Nigeria: Crackdown On Protesters Premature, Obasanjo, Atiku, Soyinka Tell Buhari

[This Day] Eminent personalities, including former President Olusegun Obasanjo; former Vice President Atiku Abubakar, and Nobel laureate, Prof. Wole Soyinka, yesterday faulted Tuesday's military..
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Nigeria: #EndSARS Protest - Senate Begs Nigerian Leaders to Help Quell Crisis

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[Capital FM] Nairobi -- Surgeons at the Kenyatta National Hospital have, for the fifth time, conducted a successful hand reattachment procedure, with the latest case being a seven-year-old boy whose..
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[This Day] The federal government has said that this year's accelerated yellow fever campaigns phase 4 will target more than 30 million people.
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[RFI] Lesotho transport operators have begun a seven-day countrywide strike in protest against a new mobile traffic court, saying its hefty fines were killing their struggling business amid..
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[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Mexico City -- We asked activists, academics and religious leaders how the pope's comments could affect the lives of LGBT+ Catholics
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Seychelles: Island Country Likely to Maintain Its Record of Free and Fair Elections

[The Conversation Africa] The Seychelles takes to the polls this week for its presidential and legislative elections. The elections are running concurrently in order to save money. This is because the..
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[Premium Times] The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Wednesday inaugurated an 11-member Independent Investigative Panel (IIP) to probe allegations of human rights violations against the..
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Nigeria: #EndSARS - At Least 56 People Killed in Two Weeks - Amnesty International

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Nigeria: #EndSARS - As Nigeria Burns, Buhari Refuses to Address the Nation

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Nigeria: Army, Police Killed at Least 12 #EndSARS Protesters - Amnesty International

[AI London] At least 12 people killed at Alausa and Lekki Toll Gate Lagos Hundreds severely injured CCTV dismantled to cover murder
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African Farming & the World

Nigeria harnesses scale to boost smallholder productivity; the battle to commercialise South Africa’s Eastern Cape; camel milk’s superfood credentials; how tackling soil depletion can raise yields;..
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Efforts to halt soil depletion find fertile ground in Africa

One fertiliser supplier’s drive to create demand solves only part of a bigger problem
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Nigerian tycoon targets Brazil-style farming revolution at home

The businessman and former ambassador to Brasília wants to replicate the successful transformation of the cerrado region
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Herders tout camel milk as Africa’s new ‘superfood’

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Egyptian orange farmers juice gains from export boom

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The State Department said it had agreed to sell 135 of the AGM-84H SLAM-ER missile
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Joe Biden’s North Carolina lead is within the margin of error; the state’s 15 electoral votes could help tip the balance for the eventual victor
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Paraguayan police said Tuesday, October 20, that they had seized a record 2.3 tons of cocaine at a private port near Asunción, with a market value of around $500 million, hidden in a charcoal shipment..
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Iraq Discovers Remains of More Than 50 IS Victims in Mass Grave

Iraqi officials say they have discovered a mass grave containing the remains of dozens of people who appear to have been executed by Islamic State
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