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The presidential election in Brazil heads to a runoff between Lula and Bolsonaro

Monday, October 03, 2022

Luiz InĂ¡cio Lula da Silva, a left-wing former president, finished in first place Sunday, but failed to secure enough votes for an outright victory and will face right-wing incumbent Jair Bolsonaro.

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Officials face questions over the late evacuation order in Florida's Lee County

Monday, October 03, 2022

Questions have been raised about the decision by Lee County officials to delay mandatory evacuation orders ahead of Hurricane Ian's landfall. Did that decision contribute to the rising death toll?

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News brief: Florida evacuations, Brazil's election, Supreme Court preview

Monday, October 03, 2022

Did a Florida county wait too long to issue evacuation orders as Hurricane Ian loomed? Brazil's presidential election goes to a runoff later this month. The Supreme Court begins a new term Monday.

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Most Japanese opposed the state funeral for ex-Prime Minister Abe, polls show

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

A costly state funeral for former Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who was assassinated in July, prompted protests in Japan.

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In the latest Jan. 6 case, Oath Keepers go on trial for seditious conspiracy

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

The founder of the far-right Oath Keepers antigovernment group, Stewart Rhodes, and four others go on trial Tuesday on charges of seditious conspiracy in connection with the Jan. 6 Capitol attack.

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News brief: Oath Keepers' trial, protests inside Russia, Iran's foreign minister

Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Some Oath Keepers go on trial for seditious conspiracy. Moscow confronts protests over its call-up of military reservists. Iran's foreign minister responds to the suppression of peaceful protests.

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President Biden touts tentative labor deal to avert rail strike

Thursday, September 15, 2022

The strike would have had ripple effects across America's economy. Railroads, manufacturers and shippers were preparing for the worst.

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News brief: looming rail strike, Trump's political future, Sweden's far-right party

Wednesday, September 14, 2022

Freight railroad workers threaten to strike. What legal probes may mean for Donald Trump's political future. A far-right party is expected to play a central role in Sweden's next coalition government.

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Ukraine played a game of misdirection and caught Russian forces off guard

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Behind Ukraine's dramatic battlefield push and Russia's rapid retreat is a surprise tactic. With public attention focused on movements in Ukraine's south, Ukrainian forces struck in the east.

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Examining 2 recent cyberattacks against NATO members

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

The war in Ukraine has put a spotlight on NATO. For alliance members, an attack on one is considered an attack on all. But those obligations are less clear in the cyber sphere.

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Nurses in Minnesota are in the middle of a 3-day strike

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Thousands of nurses in Minnesota walked off the job Monday to protest being understaffed and overworked. The nurses are demanding among other things higher wages.

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News brief: Ukraine's war tactic, DOJ subpoenas Trump aides, Minn. nurses strike

Tuesday, September 13, 2022

Ukraine reclaims more territory as its counteroffensive gains momentum. The Justice Department issues new subpoenas in the Jan. 6 investigation. Thousands of nurses strike at 15 Minnesota hospitals.

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This Year's U.S. Open is in the books and many call it one of the greatest

Monday, September 12, 2022

The tennis tournament saw players on both the women's and men's side winning the championship for the first time, and Serena Williams may have played in her final tournament.

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News brief: Ukraine recaptures key territory, Xi-Putin meeting, insulin prices

Monday, September 12, 2022

Ukrainian forces reclaimed a wide swath of territory in the northeast. China's president will make his first trip out of China in over two years. U.S. states aim to lower the high cost of insulin.

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Saying goodbye to Queen Elizabeth II who reigned for more than 70 years

Friday, September 09, 2022

Queen Elizabeth II, the U.K.'s longest-serving monarch, died Thursday at the age of 96. The queen came to the throne in 1952 and witnessed enormous social change.

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EU ministers will meet to discuss Russia's natural gas disruptions

Friday, September 09, 2022

Europe's energy ministers meet Friday to present a common front against Russia shutting off gas supplies. They're expected to announce considerable belt tightening measures.

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DOJ officials appeal special master review of documents seized by the FBI

Friday, September 09, 2022

The Justice Department has filed an appeal and asked a federal judge to halt the order for a special master to review classified documents that it seized at ex-President Trump's Mar-a-largo estate.

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News brief: Queen Elizabeth's legacy, EU energy challenges, special master appealed

Friday, September 09, 2022

Queen Elizabeth II, the longest-serving British monarch, dies at 96. EU ministers will meet to discuss Russia's energy disruptions. DOJ appeals special master review of documents seized by the FBI.

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A Texas judge rules coverage of anti-HIV medicine violates religious freedom

Thursday, September 08, 2022

The judge in Texas ruled that a requirement for businesses to provide health insurance that covers HIV-preventative drugs violates the religious freedom of some Christian employers.

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News brief: Russian filtration camps, Canadian stabbing case, Michigan abortion law

Thursday, September 08, 2022

The U.N. general assembly prepares to address the war in Ukraine. The second suspect in the Canadian mass stabbings dies in police custody. A judge strikes down Michigan's strict anti-abortion law.

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