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Biden says halting virus will take hard work, as Trump stumps non-stop - World News
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Biden says halting virus will take hard work, as Trump stumps non-stop

Democrat Joe Biden insisted on Wednesday he will tackle novel coronavirus from Day 1 if elected president but warned there is no magic "switch" to end the pandemic.
Nigeria's Okonjo-Iweala proposed as new chief of WTO, U.S. opposes - World News
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Nigeria's Okonjo-Iweala proposed as new chief of WTO, U.S. opposes

Nigeria's former Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala is proposed to become the new director-general of the World Trade Organization, a WTO official announced on Wednesday.
France to go back into nationwide lockdown as COVID-19 2nd wave hits hard - World News
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France to go back into nationwide lockdown as COVID-19 2nd wave hits hard

France will go into national lockdown starting from Friday to stem the second wave of the coronavirus epidemic, President Emmanuel Macron announced on Wednesday evening.
Worst-ever storm in 20 years slams Vietnam - World News
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Worst-ever storm in 20 years slams Vietnam

Typhoon Molave slammed into Vietnam with destructive force on Wednesday, killing at least two people and sinking two fishing boats.
Kids drown as refugees sail across English Channel - World News
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Kids drown as refugees sail across English Channel

Four people, including two young children, died on Tuesday when a boat carrying about 19 people capsized off France while trying to cross the English Channel to Britain..
Trump vows 'best' stimulus after election - World News
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Trump vows 'best' stimulus after election

US President Donald Trump acknowledged on Tuesday that a coronavirus economic relief deal would likely come after the presidential election on November 3.
Another black death sparks protest in the US - World News
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Another black death sparks protest in the US

Hundreds of people demonstrated in Philadelphia late on Tuesday, with looting and violence breaking out in a second night of unrest after the latest police shooting of a black man.
Merkel eyes 'lockdown light' to tame virus - World News
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Merkel eyes 'lockdown light' to tame virus

Chancellor Angela Merkel is expected to push for a "lockdown light" in crisis talks with Germany's regional leaders on Wednesday.
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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All in-person meetings suspended at UN New York headquarters due to COVID-19 infections - World News
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All in-person meetings suspended at UN New York headquarters due to COVID-19 infections

All in-person meetings at the UN headquarters in New York were suspended on Tuesday after five diplomats of a country's UN mission tested positive for COVID-19.
6 imported COVID-19 cases reported in Shanghai Spain's La Liga unveils eSports competition The new jobs that are no longer considered freakish oddities Chinese mainland reports 47 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, including 23 in Xinjiang Dancing farmers become a sensation online Electronic bike driver helps police officer catch suspect China eyes launch of national emissions trade scheme within 5 years As a big event approaches, eSports flexes its muscles Dragon sculpture lights up ahead of S10 final Art of the new at 'Crossover' exhibition Shanghai plans to double its greenway area Shenhua's Zeng faces fitness race after finger injury One man's mission: a city awash in flowers all year-round Pompeo's claim of 'China threat' dismissed as lies Russian dancers' "quarantine ballet" gone viral Touching scenes as medics released from quarantine No space for any separatist activity seeking 'Taiwan independence': spokesperson Zhang double earns Beijing last-4 clash with champion Guangzhou Shanghai gets spruced up ahead of import expo Latest Metro rule bans use of loudspeakers A shot in the arm for Yangtze River Delta Volunteers, young and old, lend their time and talent to import expo Zhang, Liu share three-shot lead in Beijing Compulsory use of bioinformation prohibited in east China city Youngsters' innovative exercise hailed by online community Medics fighting coronavirus hailed by members of the public How China's Xinjiang is tackling new COVID-19 outbreak China's military sports forces to face major changes in new reform Lonely in old age, with only the Internet as companion Stamps tell stories of the 'Four Histories' Super shield for airport express line unveiled Liu Wenbo, Liu Yan shares early lead in Beijing 'Baby boomers' enter old age, changing society and the economy China's aviation industry expands with general aircraft totaling 2,913 Five-liter packaged bubble tea gone viral
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