Explainer: The new life of Prince Harry and Meghan after split from royal family

World News - 4 hours 52 min ago
Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will stop using their royal titles, give up state funding and repay taxpayer money used to refurbish their home at Windsor Castle as they seek to pursue new careers outside of Britain's royal family.
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Virus spreads to more Chinese cities, President Xi says containment is priority

World News - 5 hours 3 min ago
An outbreak of a new coronavirus has spread to more Chinese cities, including the capital Beijing and Shanghai, authorities said on Monday, and a fourth case has been reported beyond China's borders.
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Factbox: New coronavirus outbreak spreads in China

World News - 5 hours 25 min ago
Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan.
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China confirms human-to-human transmission of new coronavirus: Xinhua

World News - 5 hours 27 min ago
China's National Health Commission confirmed on Monday that a new virus causing an outbreak of pneumonia in the country has been passed from person-to-person and has infected some medical staff, China's official Xinhua news agency said.
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Britain's Prince Harry meets African leaders in London

World News - 5 hours 53 min ago
Britain's Prince Harry attended a summit for leaders of 21 African countries in London hosted by Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Monday, the day after he spoke of his sadness that he would shortly be giving up royal duties.
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Four protesters, two policemen killed as Iraq unrest resumes

World News - 5 hours 57 min ago
Six Iraqis including two police officers were killed and scores were wounded in Baghdad and other cities on Monday in clashes with security forces, medical and security sources said, as anti-government unrest resumed after a lull of several weeks.
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Global stocks stay near record highs; focus turns to central banks, earnings

World News - 6 hours 14 min ago
World stocks traded just below record highs on Monday, pausing ahead of this week's central bank meetings, economic data and earnings, while oil prices rose to their highest in over a week after blockades began shutting down two Libyan oilfields.
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Factbox: As Trump goes on trial, a fight over witnesses remains unresolved

World News - 7 hours 1 min ago
President Donald Trump goes on trial in the U.S. Senate this week on charges he abused his office and obstructed Congress, with one of the most contentious questions still unresolved - should senators hear from witnesses?
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Risk to UK of new coronavirus is currently 'very low': infection service

World News - 7 hours 3 min ago
The current risk to the United Kingdom from an outbreak of a new coronavirus in China is very low, the national infection service said on Monday.
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U.S.-bound migrant caravan in tense standoff at border between Mexico and Guatemala

World News - 7 hours 10 min ago
A large caravan of Central Americans was preparing to cross the Guatemalan border into Mexico on Monday, posing a potential challenge to the Mexican government's pledge to help the United States contain mass movements of migrants.
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49ers and Chiefs to clash in Super Bowl after conference wins

World News - 7 hours 52 min ago
Raheem Mostert rushed for four touchdowns as the San Francisco 49ers beat Green Bay 37-20 to book a spot in the Super Bowl where they will face Kansas City, who advanced to the NFL championship game for the first time in 50 seasons with a 35-24 win over Tennessee on Sunday.
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Trump to offer first detailed impeachment defense as pivotal week begins

World News - 8 hours 1 min ago
After refusing to cooperate with the Democratic Party-led impeachment probe in the House of Representatives, President Donald Trump will on Monday offer his first comprehensive defense, before his trial begins in earnest in the Senate.
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Trump impeachment: What happens next?

World News - 8 hours 2 min ago
Here is what to look out for next as the proceedings advance in U.S. President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate:
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'It was going for my throat': Florida python hunters wrestle invasive snakes

World News - 8 hours 2 min ago
Thomas Aycock's life flashed before his eyes one night in the Everglades as a 13-foot Burmese python squeezed his arm and a leg in its coils.
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Russian opposition wants big protest over Putin's plan to 'rule for ever'

World News - 8 hours 36 min ago
Russia's anti-Kremlin opposition said on Monday it planned to stage a big protest next month against President Vladimir Putin's proposed constitutional changes, which it cast as a ploy for Putin to rule for life.
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Meng Wanzhou's freedom on trial as China-U.S. clash plays out in Canada court

World News - 8 hours 53 min ago
Huawei Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou will be in a Vancouver courtroom on Monday for the first day of her extradition trial, a process expected to take months - possibly years - to decide whether she can be extradited from Canada to the United States.
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Supreme Court religious rights case has big implications for U.S. schools

World News - 9 hours 37 sec ago
Despite wondering every autumn whether she can afford it, Kendra Espinoza has worked hard to keep her two daughters in a small private Christian school in Kalispell, Montana, costing about $15,000 annually for them to attend.
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China confirms spread of new virus as cases surge

World News - 9 hours 17 min ago
An outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has spread to more cities, Chinese authorities said on Monday, as the number of patients tripled and a third person died, stoking concerns about containment of the illness.
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Factbox: New coronavirus outbreak in Chinese city of Wuhan

World News - 9 hours 17 min ago
Chinese authorities and the World Health Organization (WHO) say a new strain of coronavirus is behind the outbreak of pneumonia in the central city of Wuhan, which has erupted just ahead of the Lunar New Year, the country's biggest festival.
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Xi says China will resolutely curb outbreak of new coronavirus: state media

World News - 9 hours 18 min ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday the country would curb the spread of an outbreak of pneumonia caused by a new coronavirus, state television reported.
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