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National Post - World

911 dispatcher accused of hanging up on woman during Tops supermarket shooting - 'She was yelling at me, saying, 'Why are you whispering'?'' said the woman, who was hiding behind the counter from the gunman

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Freudian slip: George W. Bush called Iraq war 'unjustified and brutal.' He meant Ukraine

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Vermont teen shatters world record for tightrope walk in high heels -- Ariana Wunderle, who grew up in a circus family, set the unofficial Guinness World Record in four-inch heels

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Biden invokes Defense Production Act to try to solve baby formula shortage

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Tesla gets cut from widely followed ESG Index, and Elon Musk tweets his fury

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U.S. men's and women's teams strike equal pay deal with governing body

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Russian nuclear-capable missiles seen moving in video to Finland border -- A convoy of more than a dozen military vehicles were en route to Vyborg, a Russian city near the Finnish border

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Finland and Sweden now at Turkey's whim after submitting NATO bids -- The Turkish president said his concerns extend beyond Sweden and Finland, to how other NATO members handle Kurdish groups

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Final straw in Russia's debt saga looms on May 25 when U.S. bond waiver lapses -- The waiver, issued shortly after the U.S. levied sanctions, has given Russia room to repay sovereign debt to foreign investors

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Russian gymnast who displayed letter 'Z' on his outfit at competition banned for a year -- Russian forces have used the letter as an identifying symbol on their vehicles in Ukraine following the invasion

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Finland builds underground city in case of Russian backlash to NATO bid -- Finland has been building bunkers since the 1960s as a defence system against Russia

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Cliffhanger election decides whether Dr. Oz becomes Pennsylvania Senator -- Oz, who was endorsed by former President Donald Trump, had 31.3% of the vote to McCormick's 31.1%, with 95% of the votes counted, according to the Associated Press

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Are Azovstal's top commanders preparing for a last mortal battle with Russia? -- Nearly 1,000 Ukrainian fighters have surrendered at the steel plant in Mariupol, but their leaders have not

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Largest volcano eruption in 140 years sent exceptional pressure waves around Earth -- Tonga's January eruption created atmospheric reactions 'unprecedented in the modern geophysical record'

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Republicans oust Trump-backed and scandal-plagued congressman Madison Cawthorn -- A last-minute plea by former President Donald Trump to give the first-term congressman 'a second chance' was not enough to hold off a challenge by state Senator Chuck Edwards, 61

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U.S. casino tycoon Steve Wynn accused of lobbying Donald Trump on behalf of China in 2017 -- U.S. Justice Department's civil suit alleges it had advised Wynn in 2018, 2021 and April 2022 to register as an agent of China under FARA but he declined to do so

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Dairy tariffs renew Canada-U.S. trade spat, threats of retaliation -- 'Canada simply refuses to institute real reform,' says head of U.S. Dairy Export Council

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AI can tell your race from an X-ray image — and scientists can't figure out how -- Large research team taught AI program to read scans, and it outwitted them

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U.S. official says Pentagon committed to understanding UFO origins -- There have been some sightings that U.S. officials 'can't explain,' said deputy director of naval intelligence Scott Bray

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Black box from China Eastern jet crash points to intentional nosedive: reports -- In March, the Boeing jet crashed in the mountains of Guangxi, after a sudden plunge from cruising altitude, killing all 123 passengers and nine crew members

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'You are my life. I hate it when we fight': Heard questioned about love notes to Depp -- Lawyers for Johnny Depp also asked Heard about a knife she gifted him although she said the actor 'would get drunk and violent' toward her

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India halts plan to capitalize on wheat shortage caused by Ukraine war -- India, the world's second largest producer of wheat, banned all exports with immediate effect after a heatwave affected wheat yields across the nation

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Russia more than triples its current account surplus to US$96 billion as EU energy giants pay in rubles -- Russian oil exports climbed by 620,000 barrels per day from the prior month to 8.1 million in April

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Canadian sniper dodges death in Ukraine: 'It was pretty much close calls every week' -- Wali taught himself how to fire a Javelin anti-tank rocket launcher — watching videos on YouTube

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Finnish parliament approves historic NATO application in vote -- Lawmakers in Helsinki voted 188 to eight to back the proposal, with none abstaining and three absent

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