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Photos Capture World's Largest Iceberg As It Heads Toward South Atlantic Island

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| The iceberg is said to be on a collision course with the island of South Georgia, a U.K. territory. The government there released the photos, saying it was keeping a close eye on the situation.

Carbon Monoxide Leak Leaves 18 Dead At Coal Mine In Southwest China

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Workers were inside the shuttered mine to dismantle equipment when dangerous levels of carbon monoxide began to seep into the air.

Millions Of Census Records May Be Flawed, Jeopardizing Trump's Bid To Alter Count

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The number of 2020 census records requiring quality checks because of irregularities has ballooned into the millions. That may stop Trump from getting control of a key count before leaving office.

Ohio House Passes Bill Requiring Fetal Abortion Remains To Be Buried Or Cremated

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The bill is "nothing more than legislative harassment," ACLU of Ohio lobbyist Gary Daniels said in his testimony against the legislation.

Offshore Drilling Set To Begin Off Florida Alarms Environmentalists

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The drilling is scheduled to start this month in waters off the Bahamas, just 150 miles from the Florida coast. It's raising alarms among environmental groups and businesses that rely on tourism.

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Pro-Populist Media In Eastern Europe Promote Trump's Baseless Voter Fraud Claims

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Media that are supportive of leaders in Hungary, Poland and Slovenia either repeat the false claims or suggest President-elect Joe Biden is part of a vast liberal conspiracy to stifle conservatives.

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Oregon Town Grapples With Shooting Death Of 19-Year-Old Aidan Ellison

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The Black teenager was killed Nov. 23 by a white middle-aged man who confronted him for playing loud music. Ellison's death is causing soul searching in the mostly white community where he lived.

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'There's No Quick Fix For COVID-19,' Cautions Pennsylvania Secretary Of Health

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As state health officials make plans for a vaccine, many questions remain unanswered. In Pennsylvania, the top health official says she does not know how many doses will be made available initially.

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Kenosha Protest Shooting Suspect Kyle Rittenhouse Ordered To Stand Trial

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The teenager is accused of killing two people and injuring another during demonstrations over the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man who was left paralyzed.