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Iraqi military: 5 dead, 2 wounded in Baghdad rocket attack

BAGHDAD — Five Iraqi civilians were killed and two severely wounded Monday after a Katyusha rocket hit near Baghdad airport, Iraq's military said. It was the first time in months an attack caused civilian casualties.
Uber gets 18-month London license after winning court appeal

Uber gets 18-month London license after winning court appeal

LONDON — Uber can keep operating in London for another year and a half after winning its appeal of a decision by the British capital's transit regulator not to renew its license.

Healthy US economy failed to narrow racial gaps in 2019

WASHINGTON — The solid growth that the United States enjoyed before the viral pandemic paralyzed the economy this spring failed to reduce racial disparities in Americans' income and wealth from 2016 through 2019, according to a Federal Reserve report
3 countries to assess new info about 1994 ferry sinking

3 countries to assess new info about 1994 ferry sinking

STOCKHOLM — The governments of Sweden, Finland and Estonia said Monday they will jointly assess what that they called “new significant information” in connection with one of Europe’s deadliest peacetime maritime disasters, the sinking of a ferry in t
India’s confirmed coronavirus tally reaches6millioncases

India’s confirmed coronavirus tally reaches6millioncases

NEW DELHI — India’s confirmed coronavirus tally reached 6 million on Monday, keeping the country second to the United States in number of reported cases.

Russia's Navalny visited by German chancellor in hospital

MOSCOW — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Monday confirmed reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited him in a Berlin hospital where he was being treated for what German authorities determined was nerve agent poisoning.
Back to the Finals: Heat oust Celtics, move to title series

Back to the Finals: Heat oust Celtics, move to title series

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — It was exactly one year ago Sunday when Jimmy Butler walked into the Miami Heat practice gym, took a seat on a makeshift stage and said he wanted to be part of the team’s next title run. He’ll have that chance.
NY Times: Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016, 2017

NY Times: Trump paid $750 in US income taxes in 2016, 2017

President Donald Trump paid just $750 in federal income taxes the year he ran for president and in his first year in the White House, according to a report Sunday in The New York Times.
Appellate court halts Wisconsin ballot-counting extension

Appellate court halts Wisconsin ballot-counting extension

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Fighting erupts between Armenia, Azerbaijan; 18 killed

Fighting erupts between Armenia, Azerbaijan; 18 killed

YEREVAN, Armenia — Fighting between Armenian and Azerbaijani forces has erupted again over the disputed separatist region of Nagorno-Karabakh and the territory’s defence ministry said 16 soldiers and two civilians have been killed and more than 100 o
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