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Australia Decides Not to Kill Joe the Pigeon

Why Does Australia Want to Kill a Bird Named Joe (Biden)?

Australia Decides Not to Kill Joe the Pigeon Australia Decides Not to Kill Joe the Pigeon MELBOURNE, Australia — The racing pigeon seemed to have traveled far, from Oregon, when it showed up weak and hungry in a backyard in a Melbourne suburb. Someone decided to name it Joe, after President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. But Australian officials, fearing the …

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Why Does Australia Want to Kill a Bird Named Joe (Biden)?

Why Does Australia Want to Kill a Bird Named Joe (Biden)?

Why Does Australia Want to Kill a Bird Named Joe (Biden)? Why Does Australia Want to Kill a Bird Named Joe (Biden)? International news outlets picked up the strange tale of a bird named Joe, and the internet marveled at its journey. The authorities said they believed it had most likely hitched a ride on a cargo ship. Brad Turner, …

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Did Oxygen Outage Kill Covid Patients in Egypt? Government Says No

Did Oxygen Outage Kill Covid Patients in Egypt? Government Says No

Did Oxygen Outage Kill Covid Patients in Egypt? Government Says No Did Oxygen Outage Kill Covid Patients in Egypt? Government Says No The statement added that there were at least a dozen other patients in the hospital, including newborns in incubators, who were linked to the same oxygen network and that none were affected, “confirming the lack of a connection …

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Armed Attackers Kidnap and Kill 11 Miners in Pakistan

Armed Attackers Kidnap and Kill 11 Miners in Pakistan

Armed Attackers Kidnap and Kill 11 Miners in Pakistan Armed Attackers Kidnap and Kill 11 Miners in Pakistan ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Armed men abducted and killed at least 11 coal miners in southwestern Pakistan early Sunday, officials said. All the victims were ethnic Hazaras, a minority Shiite group that has often been the target of Sunni extremists. Four more miners …

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Police in Indonesia Kill 6 Followers of Hard-Line Cleric

Police in Indonesia Kill 6 Followers of Hard-Line Cleric

Police in Indonesia Kill 6 Followers of Hard-Line Cleric Police in Indonesia Kill 6 Followers of Hard-Line Cleric Six followers of the divisive Indonesian cleric Rizieq Shihab were shot and killed by the police on the outskirts of Jakarta early Monday after what the authorities described as an attack on officers who were tailing the men as part of an …

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A Chinese County Aims to Curb Dog Walking by Threatening to Kill the Dog

A Chinese County Aims to Curb Dog Walking by Threatening to Kill the Dog

A Chinese County Aims to Curb Dog Walking by Threatening to Kill the Dog A Chinese County Aims to Curb Dog Walking by Threatening to Kill the Dog HONG KONG — In a southwestern corner of China, walking a dog can potentially get the animal killed by the authorities. After receiving complaints of dogs biting children in Weixin County in …

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Guatemala Mudslides Kill More Than 50

Guatemala Mudslides Kill More Than 50

Guatemala Mudslides Kill More Than 50 Guatemala Mudslides Kill More Than 50 MEXICO CITY — More than 50 people have died in mudslides around Guatemala, the country’s president said Thursday afternoon, adding to the death toll in Central America from a vast storm system dumping heavy rainfall across the region. At least 23 other people throughout Central America have died …

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Denmark Will Kill All Farmed Mink, Citing Covid Infections

Denmark Will Kill All Farmed Mink, Citing Covid Infections

Denmark Will Kill All Farmed Mink, Citing Covid Infections Denmark Will Kill All Farmed Mink, Citing Covid Infections The Danish government will slaughter millions of mink at more than 1,000 farms, citing concerns that a mutation in the novel coronavirus that has infected the mink could possibly interfere with the effectiveness of a vaccine for humans. Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen …

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Russian Airstrikes Kill Dozens of Turkish-Backed Rebels in Syria

Russian Airstrikes Kill Dozens of Turkish-Backed Rebels in Syria

Russian Airstrikes Kill Dozens of Turkish-Backed Rebels in Syria Russian Airstrikes Kill Dozens of Turkish-Backed Rebels in Syria BEIRUT, Lebanon — Russian war planes struck a camp of Turkish-backed rebel fighters in northwestern Syria on Monday, killing dozens of Syrian fighters as well as civilians harvesting olives nearby, according to a rebel spokesman, in the bloodiest surge in violence since …

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French Kill Man After a Fatal Knife Attack on the Street

French Kill Man After a Fatal Knife Attack on the Street

French Kill Man After a Fatal Knife Attack on the Street French Kill Man After a Fatal Knife Attack on the Street PARIS — A knife-wielding man decapitated a teacher near a school in a suburb north of Paris on Friday afternoon and was later shot dead by the police, officials said, in a confrontation that quickly escalated into a …

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