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October 20, 2020 - 12:37 pm
By CONOR FINNEGAN and PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. and Russia are moving closer toward an agreement to extend the last major nuclear arms control pact between them and freeze both countries' nuclear arsenals for one year. The possible deal could avoid a new nuclear arms race,...
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October 20, 2020 - 9:30 am
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- In a bid to speed up the race to find a vaccine for the novel coronavirus, the U.K. government announced Tuesday morning that it will be launching some controversial vaccine trials known as challenge trials. In a world first for COVID-19, young healthy...
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October 20, 2020 - 9:22 am
By KAITLYN FOLMER, DOUG VOLLMAYER, MYA GREEN and ANGELINE JANE BERNABE, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The topic of kids returning back-to-school is always up for debate amid the coronavirus pandemic. But around the globe, the idea of kids heading back to the classroom may not be as controversial as it is...
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October 19, 2020 - 7:42 pm
BY: CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump tweeted that he will remove Sudan from the state sponsors of terrorism list -- the most stringent of U.S. sanctions -- in a historic move that marks a new chapter in relations between the two countries. In exchange, Sudan's new...
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October 19, 2020 - 3:57 pm
By GUY DAVIES, ABC News (LONDON) -- Governments across Europe have introduced more restrictions to combat the spread of COVID-19, with a combination of nationwide and specific regional measures and curfews imposed as the continent faces its "second wave." The number of globally recorded coronavirus...
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October 19, 2020 - 1:49 pm
By ALEXANDER MALLIN, ABC News (WASHINGTON) -- The Justice Department Monday announced an indictment against six Russia GRU officers charged with engaging in a series of hacking and malware deployment operations to attack other countries' infrastructure, elections and other actions designed to...
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October 19, 2020 - 8:38 am
By ZOE MAGEE, ABC News (LONDON) -- Prince Harry and Prince William's relationship takes center stage in a new book out this week. In Battle of Brothers , royal historian Robert Lacey reveals fresh details from Prince Harry's departure from the royal family and paints a picture of the two young men...
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October 18, 2020 - 4:33 pm
BY: IBTESSEM GEUNFOUD and DRAGANA JOVANOVIC (PRAGUE) -- At a "Farewell COVID" party in June, thousands of Prague residents dined outdoors at a 500-meter long table across the Charles Bridge to celebrate the end of the lockdown measures. The Czech Republic was being hailed by the rest of Europe for...
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Champs-Elysees avenue is empty during curfew in Paris, Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020. French restaurants, cinemas and theaters are trying to figure out how to survive a new curfew aimed at stemming the flow of record new coronavirus infections. The monthlong curfew came into effect Friday at midnight, and France is deploying 12,000 extra police to enforce it. (AP Photo/Lewis Joly)
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October 18, 2020 - 7:56 am
PARIS (AP) — The streets of Paris and eight other French cities were deserted on Saturday night on the first day of the government-imposed 9 p.m. curfew that is scheduled to last for at least four weeks. The measure was announced by French President Emmanuel Macron to curb the resurgent coronavirus...
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Medical staff takes a COVID-19 test at a coronavirus test center in Cologne, Germany, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020. The city exceeded the important warning level of 50 new infections per 100,000 inhabitants in seven days. More and more German cities become official high risk corona hotspots with travel restrictions within Germany. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
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October 17, 2020 - 11:32 am
BERLIN (AP) — Chancellor Angela Merkel urged Germans to come together like they did in the spring to slow the spread of the coronavirus as the country posted another daily record of new cases Saturday. “Difficult months are ahead of us,” she said in her weekly video podcast. “How winter will be,...
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