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Samuel Little, The Nation's Most Prolific Serial Killer, Dies At 80

Thursday, December 31, 2020

In 2018, he confessed to the murder of 93 women over the course of 35 years. At the time of his death, police were still trying to connect him to dozens of murders.

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U.K. Approves AstraZeneca-Oxford Coronavirus Vaccine

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

The British government has ordered 100 million doses, enough to vaccinate 50 million residents.

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Louisiana Congressman-Elect Dies From COVID-19

Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Republican Luke Letlow, 41, who was elected earlier this month to represent the northeastern 5th District, died Tuesday from complications from the disease.

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New York Approves Eviction Moratorium Until May

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the law late Monday allowing for a ban on residential evictions for tenants who endured a "COVID-related hardship."

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U.S. Announces New Rules For Drones And Their Operators

Tuesday, December 29, 2020

Drones represent the fastest-growing segment in the entire transportation sector. Companies such as Amazon, Walmart, and UPS have started testing drones to deliver goods to customers.

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China's Regulators Tell Ant Group To Overhaul Business

Monday, December 28, 2020

Ant Group's wealth management services are illegal and the company must undergo major restructuring to come into compliance, regulators say.

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Chinese Video Game Tycoon, Netflix Producer Dead After Alleged Poisoning

Monday, December 28, 2020

Yoozoo Group CEO Lin Qi, 39, was also executive producer for an upcoming Netflix series. Reports suggest he may have been poisoned by a colleague.

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Hank Adams, The 'Most Important Indian,' Dies At 77

Friday, December 25, 2020

Hank Adams, a lifelong Native American civil rights advocate, died Dec. 21 at the age of 77. Adams is most well-known for his work in getting the federal government to uphold tribal treaty rights.

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U.S. Now Requires All U.K. Travelers To Have A Negative Coronavirus Test

Friday, December 25, 2020

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention issued a new testing mandate for U.K. travelers coming into the U.S. after an outbreak of a new coronavirus variant in England.

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Chinese Regulators Open Investigation Into E-Commerce Giant Alibaba

Thursday, December 24, 2020

China's State Administration for Market Regulation is focusing on allegations that Alibaba forces merchants on its website to sell only on its platform.

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U.S. Cyber Agency: SolarWinds Attack Hitting Local Governments

Thursday, December 24, 2020

The malware-infused SolarWinds software update, blamed on Russian state actors, appears to have infected computers more broadly than previously acknowledged.

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U.K.-France Border Reopens Amid Spread Of New Coronavirus Strain

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

The countries reached a deal Tuesday after France initially closed its borders to U.K. travelers on Sunday following news of an outbreak of a new strain of the coronavirus in England.

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Ohio Officer Removed From Duty After Fatal Shooting Of Black Man

Wednesday, December 23, 2020

The shooting of the as-yet unidentified man in Columbus is the second this month where officers' body cameras weren't switched on.

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Trump Grants Slew Of Pardons, Including To George Papadopoulos And Duncan Hunter

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

In all, President Trump granted full pardons to 15 individuals and commuted part or all of the sentences of an additional five.

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Air Force Investigation Finds Black Members Face Racial Disparity In Service

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Two out of five Black Air Force members don't trust their chain of command to address racism, bias and unequal opportunities.

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Navalny Reportedly Dupes Agent Into Revealing Details Of Poisoning

Tuesday, December 22, 2020

The Russian opposition leader posed as a national security agent during a 45-minute phone call to extract information from a spy who was reportedly involved in Navalny's August poisoning.

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Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano Erupts On Big Island

Monday, December 21, 2020

The volcano last erupted in 2018, destroying hundreds of homes and forcing the evacuation of thousands around Hawaii's Big Island.

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Chicago's Top Attorney Resigns Following Scandal Over Botched Police Raid

Monday, December 21, 2020

Chicago officials continue to deal with the fallout over the release of police body cam video showing a 2019 raid by city officers of a Black woman's house, which later proved to be the wrong address.

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U.S. Embassy In Baghdad Hit In Rocket Attack

Monday, December 21, 2020

The attack killed one Iraqi civilian and caused damage to the U.S. Embassy compound in Baghdad as well as surrounding residential areas. No embassy personnel were hurt.

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Microsoft Says 40 Customers Hit By Ongoing Hack Of Government Agencies

Friday, December 18, 2020

Most of the Microsoft customers hit by the hack were in the U.S., but the rest were elsewhere in North America and in Europe and the Middle East.

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