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Here's the latest for Friday October 23rd: Trump, Biden frame closing appeals for sprint to election; Sudan to join UAE, Bahrain in recognizing Israel; Harris insists Biden won't ban fracking; Placido Domingo to sing in Bolshoi Theatre.
 
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