Chinese mainland reports 18 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases

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Chinese mainland reports 18 newly confirmed COVID-19 cases

Latest coronavirus pictographs in Shanghai, China and around the world - World News
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Latest coronavirus pictographs in Shanghai, China and around the world

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5 imported COVID-19 cases reported in Shanghai - Shanghai Metro News
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5 imported COVID-19 cases reported in Shanghai

The city reported five new imported novel coronavirus cases on Sunday, said the Shanghai Health Commission on Monday morning.
China's Chang'e-5 probe prepares to land on moon - China Nation News
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China's Chang'e-5 probe prepares to land on moon

China's Chang'e-5 probe is preparing for a soft landing on the moon to undertake the country's first collection of samples from an extraterrestrial body.
French police charged over black man's beating - World News
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French police charged over black man's beating

Four French police officers have been charged in connection to the beating and racial abuse of a black music producer, a judicial source said Monday.
Australia bush fire rips through heritage-listed island - World News
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Australia bush fire rips through heritage-listed island

Australian firefighters are struggling to control a massive bush fire that already destroyed 40% of the UNESCO world heritage-listed Fraser Island before a heatwave hit Monday.
Workers in Australia's worst-hit state in pandemic gradually return to office - World News
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Workers in Australia's worst-hit state in pandemic gradually return to office

People in Australia's state of Victoria will gradually go back to office working from Monday as the state continues to record zero cases of locally acquired COVID-19.
US top health officials call on Americans to get tested after Thanksgiving travel - World News
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US top health officials call on Americans to get tested after Thanksgiving travel

US top health officials on Sunday called on Americans who had traveled for Thanksgiving to get tested for COVID-19 so as to contain the pandemic.

Los Angeles County to begin lockdown on Monday - World News
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Los Angeles County to begin lockdown on Monday

US most populous Los Angeles County will impose a lockdown on Monday, urging its 10 million residents to stay home as the three-week "safer at home" order requires.

British Foreign Secretary expresses concern about situation in Iran after killing of nuclear scientist - World News
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British Foreign Secretary expresses concern about situation in Iran after killing of nuclear scientist

British Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab on Sunday expressed concern over the situation in Iran and the wider region after the assassination of one of Iran's top nuclear scientists.
Darth Vader actor Dave Prowse dies aged 85 - World News
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Darth Vader actor Dave Prowse dies aged 85

Dave Prowse, the British actor behind the menacing black mask of Star Wars villain Darth Vader has died at the age of 85, his agent said on Sunday.
CHANEL fined for false advertising: market regulators - Shanghai Metro News
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CHANEL fined for false advertising: market regulators

The China unit of CHANEL was penalized for making unsubstantiated claims about two of its cosmetics products, according to local authorities.
Joe Biden fractures foot playing with dog - World News
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Joe Biden fractures foot playing with dog

Biden has foot fracture and will likely have to wear a medical boot, his team said after the 78-year-old was taken to the doctor because he had slipped while playing with his dog.
Maradona's surgeon responds tearfully to investigation into star's death - Sport News
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Maradona's surgeon responds tearfully to investigation into star's death

Maradona's surgeon responded to the launch of investigation for involuntary manslaughter by saying he did "everything he could, up to the impossible" for an "unmanageable" patient.
China halts operation at Korean chip plant after worker tests positive for coronavirus - China Nation News
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China halts operation at Korean chip plant after worker tests positive for coronavirus

The South Korean worker based at the plant in Chongqing City was tested at Incheon airport in Seoul and confirmed positive for the novel coronavirus on Saturday.
Iran cries revenge for killing of scientist - World News
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Iran cries revenge for killing of scientist

Iran's top authority Khameneiand said Iranian officials must take up the task of "pursuing this crime and punishing its perpetrators and those who commanded it."
1,300 people in UK erroneously told about infection - World News
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1,300 people in UK erroneously told about infection

Over 1,300 people in Britain were inaccurately informed they were infected with coronavirus after a laboratory error at the government's NHS Test and Trace system.
Delayed Tokyo Olympics to cost additional $1.9bn - Sport News
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Delayed Tokyo Olympics to cost additional $1.9bn

The coronavirus-delayed Tokyo Olympics could cost US$1.9 billion more than its original budget of US$13 billion, a 15 percent increase.
Mysterious monolith in US desert disappears - World News
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Mysterious monolith in US desert disappears

A mysterious metal monolith found in the remote desert of the western United States, sparking a national guessing game over how it got there, has apparently disappeared.
Pandemic fears, online deals curb US Black Friday crowds - World News
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Pandemic fears, online deals curb US Black Friday crowds

Numbers of masked shoppers declined at major US retailers on Black Friday as early online deals and worry about the spike in COVID-19 cases dulled enthusiasm for trips to the mall.
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