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Here's the latest for Tuesday October 20th: DOJ sues Google on antitrust concerns; Turkish troops withdraw from Syria; Pope Francis conducts mass in mask; Israel uncovers militant tunnel in Gaza Strip.
 
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Google on Tuesday (local time) said that its payments application Google Pay's iOS, and Android applications along with its website version are set to lose their payment features in America. According to the Verge, applications will only work till December and will lose their features in January in America. As per a Google support document quoted by The Verge, the old apps will not be able to send or receive payments or withdraw money soon. Alternatively, a notice on the website of the payments service also said that it will also lose the feature of sending and receiving peer-to-peer payments.

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Justice Department appeals ruling in E. Jean Carroll lawsuit

Substituting the United States for Trump would leave taxpayers responsible for any payout in the case.
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Trump Pardons Michael Flynn [Video]

Trump Pardons Michael Flynn

President Donald Trump has pardoned former national security advisor Michael Flynn. On Wednesday, Trump tweeted that Flynn would receive a "full pardon." Business Insider reports that Flynn pleaded guilty in December 2017 to lying to the FBI about his communications with Sergey Kislyak, then Russia's ambassador to the US. Flynn initially cooperating with prosecutors. Then, he shook up his legal team and took a more combative stance against the Justice Department.

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Trump plans to pardon Michael Flynn: source [Video]

Trump plans to pardon Michael Flynn: source

U.S. President Donald Trump has told allies he plans to pardon his former national security adviser Michael Flynn, a source familiar with the situation said on Tuesday (November 24). Gloria Tso reports.

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New report details Trump effort to seize private land for border wall

The Justice Department has filed more than 100 lawsuits against landowners to seize their property along the U.S.-Mexico border.
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How U.S. troops are spending Thanksgiving in Syria

U.S. troops faced off against Syrians in a friendly Thanksgiving soccer match to mark the holiday. Holly Williams reports from Syria.
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U.S. troops in Syria mark Thanksgiving with kebabs and soccer

While this Thanksgiving celebration was very different from past ones at home, U.S. service members say there's still plenty to feel grateful for.
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Syria aid distribution: Growing dependence on food assistance [Video]

Syria aid distribution: Growing dependence on food assistance

Save the Children says 65 percent of children have not had meat, fruits and vegetables for at least three months.

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U.S. troops in Iraq and Syria celebrate Thanksgiving under the shadow of COVID-19

For many U.S. service members deployed in the Middle East, there'll be no festive Thanksgiving lunch on Thursday. Instead, they're practicing strict social..
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Ibrahim Omer, New Zealand's first African MP, delivers moving maiden speech

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Turkey changes course: Ankara looks to rebuild ties as domestic woes mount [Video]

Turkey changes course: Ankara looks to rebuild ties as domestic woes mount

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Turkey court jails officers over 2016 coup plot

Air force pilots are among military staff jailed for trying to topple President Erdogan.
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Turkish Court Adds New Saudi Defendants in Khashoggi Trial

ISTANBUL - A Turkish court this week added new defendants to the case against Saudi officials charged in the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, state media..
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Hundreds face life in prison in trial over Turkey's 2016 coup against President Erdogan

ANKARA (AFP) - A Turkish court will hand down verdicts on Thursday (Nov 26) to nearly 500 suspects in one of the main trials stemming from the bloody 2016 coup..
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Former Israeli envoy hits out at release of Iranian prisoners in apparent Kylie Moore-Gilbert deal

A former Israeli envoy to Thailand says the release of three Iranian prisoners in an apparent prisoner swap deal "saddened" him.
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Former Israeli envoy hits out at release of Iranian prisoners linked to Kylie Moore-Gilbert release

A former Israeli envoy to Thailand says the release of three Iranian prisoners in an apparent prisoner swap deal "saddened" him.
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Iran detained prisoner due to Israeli partner: report [Video]

Iran detained prisoner due to Israeli partner: report

Kylie Moore-Gilbert, a recently freed British-Australian prisoner in Iran, had been detained after authorities there found her partner was an Israeli citizen. Gloria Tso reports.

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Family to launch legal action to get Palestinian's body from Israel [Video]

Family to launch legal action to get Palestinian's body from Israel

In early November he died from throat cancer during his jail term. However, his body has not been returned to his family yet.

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United Nations calls on Israel to lift 'severe' blockade of Gaza Strip

Israel's blockade of the Hamas-ruled Gaza Strip has cost the seaside territory as much as US$16.7 billion (NZ$23.85b) in economic losses and sent poverty and..
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Covid: Gaza health system 'days from being overwhelmed'

The Palestinian enclave is running out of ventilators as Covid-19 cases soar, experts warn.
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Meet Gaza's first woman taxi driver

Naela Abu Jibba, a mother of five, is the first female taxi driver in the Islamist-run Palestinian territory.

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Lion cubs raised as pets on Gaza rooftop [Video]

Lion cubs raised as pets on Gaza rooftop

Two lion cubs prowl among the water tanks and dine on slaughtered chickens on the roof of an apartment block in Khan Younis, Gaza.

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Israel says UAE visit "making history' [Video]

Israel says UAE visit "making history'

In a historic first visit by a Gulf Arab nation, a United Arab Emirates delegation arrived in Israel on Tuesday, accompanied by top U.S. officials, to cement a normalization deal signed last month. Adam Reed has more.

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WorldView: China responds to Pope Francis, France moves toward reopening, and more global headlines

China criticizes Pope Francis for his remarks on the country's treatment of the Uighur minority group. Continuous fighting in Ethiopia destabilizes the region...
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Pope Francis meets with NBA players [Video]

Pope Francis meets with NBA players

Pope Francis met with NBA players to discuss the group's efforts in addressing social and economic injustice and inequality occurring in their communities.

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Pope Francis meets with NBA players at the Vatican

After Pope Francis met with NBA players to discuss their social justice efforts, they handed him an Orlando Magic jersey and a golden basketball.
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Pope Francis Meeting With 5 NBA Players at Vatican to Discuss Social Justice

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NBA players meet with Pope Francis at Vatican to discuss social justice, per reports

Pope Francis is hosting five NBA players and union president Michele Roberts on Monday, according to multiple reports.

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