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Fear of Covid variants calls off Oktoberfest for 2nd year

MUNICH, Germany: Authorities in Germany have called off Oktoberfest for the second straight year, saying the festival, which attracts nearly ...

Police recognize wanted Mafia fugitive on YouTube from tattoos

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic: Italian detectives have arrested a member of the Italian mafia after seeing him on YouTube in ...

93 policemen killed in 2020, 41 shot to death

WASHINGTON D.C.: The FBI has reported that 93 police officers were killed in the line of duty in 2020.This was ...

Lithuania president voices support for Ukraine at Warsaw summit

WARSAW, Poland: A defiant Lithuanian president said earlier this week that his country would never accept Russia's 2014 annexation of ...

Columbus police still investigating pepper-spraying of reporters

Who is this person?Nearly a year after Columbus police officers pepper-sprayed journalists covering protests against police brutality, the Columbus Division ...

New wood floor for 2,000-year-old Roman Colosseum

ROME, Italy: In an important step to renovate the Roman Colosseum, a new floor, is to be installed. The Colosseum ...

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Qatar Finance Minister Arrested in Corruption Investigation

DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - Qatar's finance minister was being questioned over alleged abuse of power and misuse of public ...

Rafael Nadal, Naomi Osaka win top Laureus Sports Awards

Tennis players Rafael Nadal and Naomi Osaka picked up the Laureus Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year awards on Thursday ...

Cade Cowell leads charge as Earthquakes face Real Salt Lake

Cade Cowell is still five months away from turning 18, but his soccer proficiency says his time has arrived. Cowell ...

Kazakhstan: The last captains of the Ural River

Over the past five years, the Ural River's level has dropped so much that it seriously impedes river traffic. Such ...

'Motivated' Messi is vital for Barcelona, says Mendieta

Madrid [Spain], May 6 (ANI): Former footballer Gaizka Mendieta feels Argentine striker Lionel Messi's return to form has boosted Barcelona's ...

Hosting IPL not a mistake, insists India cricket chief

India's cricket chief Sourav Ganguly has defended the attempt to hold the Indian Premier League (IPL) during the country's coronavirus ...

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