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15 poisonings from ingestion of alcohol-based hand sanitizer reported in US: CDC - World News
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15 poisonings from ingestion of alcohol-based hand sanitizer reported in US: CDC

The US CDC has confirmed that it received notification of 15 cases of methanal poisoning associated with ingesting alcohol-based hand sanitizers.
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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17 confirmed dead in plane crash-landing in south India - World News
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17 confirmed dead in plane crash-landing in south India

Air India Express confirmed on Saturday morning that 17 were killed in a plane crash-landing in India's southern state of Kerala, including two pilots.
US sees slowing job gains, as White House fails to reach spending deal - World News
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US sees slowing job gains, as White House fails to reach spending deal

The US economy regained 1.8 million jobs in July, a solid but unremarkable result that comes as President Donald Trump prepares for a difficult reelection bid.
UN adds US$6m emergency aid funds for Beirut blast victims - World News
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UN adds US$6m emergency aid funds for Beirut blast victims

The United Nations is releasing US$6 million in immediate emergency funds for Beirut blast victims' hospital urgent care and fixing up homes for the vulnerable.
Canada to levy huge tariffs against US reimposing duty on Canadian aluminum - World News
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Canada to levy huge tariffs against US reimposing duty on Canadian aluminum

Canada is to levy C$3.6 billion (US$2.7 billion) on US products as countermeasures against US President Donald Trump reimposing a 10-percent tariff on Canadian aluminum.
Canada vows to take countermeasures after US reimposes 10% aluminum tariff - World News
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Canada vows to take countermeasures after US reimposes 10% aluminum tariff

Canada has vowed to take countermeasures after US President Donald Trump announced the decision to reimpose a 10-percent tariff on Canadian aluminum imports.
US lifts advice to avoid all foreign travel due to pandemic - World News
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US lifts advice to avoid all foreign travel due to pandemic

The United States on Thursday lifted a warning to its citizens to avoid all foreign travel due to the novel coronavirus pandemic, pointing to improvements.
16 detained over Beirut blast: prosecutor - World News
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16 detained over Beirut blast: prosecutor

Sixteen staff members at Beirut's port, the site of a massive explosion, have been detained over the deadly blast that devastated large parts of the city.
6 COVID-19 vaccine candidates, including 3 from China, now in phase-3 trials: WHO - World News
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6 COVID-19 vaccine candidates, including 3 from China, now in phase-3 trials: WHO

Six COVID-19 vaccine candidates, including three from China, have entered phase-3 trials, a senior World Health Organization official said on Thursday.
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