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Four officers who warded off US Capitol attack died of suicide

Two officers were reported to have committed suicide in July while two others died days after the January 6 riot.…

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US labour official says Amazon union vote should be redone

The union has accused Amazon of illegally threatening staff with reduced benefits, compromising election’s integrity. A US labour board official…

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US accuses Myanmar generals of ‘stalling’, urges ASEAN pressure

The United States has accused Myanmar’s military generals of playing for time after coup leader Min Aung Hlaing extended the…

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US leaders, health officials urge COVID jabs amid surge in cases

With COVID-19 infections, hospitalisations and deaths rising across the United States over the past week – spurred largely by the…

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US Senate pushes ahead with $1 trillion infrastructure bill

The largest US infrastructure investment in decades, the bill’s passage would be a key victory for President Joe Biden. The…

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Calls rise to extend US eviction ban amid spread of Delta variant

Housing advocates expect a wave of evictions to build over the coming weeks, hurting Black and Hispanic Americans more. House…

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How UAE-funded film The Misfits became anti-Qatar propaganda

An Al Jazeera investigative programme has revealed the details behind the production of a Hollywood film co-produced by an Emirati…

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US expands Afghan refugee programme amid escalating violence

The State Department says it will expand eligibility of refugee admissions beyond the roughly 20,000 applicants. The Biden administration has…

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Florida breaks record for daily COVID hospitalisations

Sunday’s figure surpasses the previous daily record reached before vaccines were available in the US. The US state of Florida…

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Can Iran’s new President Raisi fix a deeply troubled economy?

Tehran, Iran – Ebrahim Raisi, who will be sworn in on Thursday as Iran’s eighth president, inherits a troubled economy…

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