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World News - At least 6 dead, dozens hurt in Cameroon soccer stampede: state TV

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Science News - Dragon, U.S space freighter, successfully splashes down in Fl, ending the trip

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CDC designates 15 destinations as 'very high' COVID-19 travel risks -- The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Monday designated 15 destinations as "very high" travel risks due to high levels of new COVID-19 cases.

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Georgia DA granted special grand jury in Trump 2020 election probe -- Fulton County on Monday granted District Attorney Fani Willis' request to form a special grand jury to aid her investigation of former President Donald Trump's efforts to overturn the state's election results.

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Man breaks Guinness World Record with 109 fingertip pushups in minute -- An athlete in India broke his own Guinness World Record by completing 109 pushups with his finger tips in one minute.

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New York City Mayor Eric Adams rolls out plan to stop gun violence -- New York City Mayor Eric Adams on Monday rolled out a "Blueprint to End Gun Violence."

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Security camera captures Amazon delivery driver's bear encounter -- A California homeowner's security camera was recording when an Amazon driver making a delivery to the house came face to face with a wandering bear.

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Twitter bans Wordle-spoiling bot account -- Twitter suspended a bot account that spams players of the smartphone game Wordle, shielding fans of the word-guessing puzzle from rude messages and spoilers from @wordlinator.

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House lawmakers call for ban of stock trading by Congress members -- A new letter signed by 27 members of the House asks that members of Congress be banned from trading or owning stocks.

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IRS chief warns of refund delays, challenges as tax filing season begins -- The head of the Internal Revenue Service warned of a "frustrating" experience for U.S. taxpayers Monday as the 2022 tax filing season officially got underway.

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Man who stabbed woman dead in London is run over by car and killed -- A man believed to have killed a woman by stabbing her to death on a road in west London also died after he was run over by a car on Monday, police said.

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'Harry Potter' Broadway star James Snyder fired over misconduct complaint

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Hezbollah faces rising dissent, efforts to end Iran's 'occupation' of Lebanon - BEIRUT, Lebanon, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- Lebanon's financial collapse, which has pushed many into poverty, has also seen growing anger against Hezbollah, with more voices openly blaming it for the ongoing crisis and for its allegiance to Iran.

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