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Volodymyr Zelenskyy is named Time's Person of the Year for 2022


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 13:33:17 -0500

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"Whether the battle for Ukraine fills one with hope or with fear, Volodymyr Zelensky galvanized the world in a way we haven't seen in decades," Time's editor in chief wrote.

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7 suspected cartel gunmen killed in shootout near U.S.-Mexico border


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 13:31:15 -0500

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The shootout took place on a roadway about 3 miles from the U.S. border.

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Harry and Meghan win human rights award before Netlfix documentary drops


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 12:12:11 -0500

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"They've talked about racial justice and they've talked about mental illness in a way that was incredibly brave," Kerry Kennedy said.

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Germany arrests dozens as group accused of plotting to overthrow government


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 11:51:06 -0500

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In nationwide raids, German authorities arrested more than 20 people accused of plotting to overthrow the government. As CBS News Charlie D'Agata reports, thousands of officers responded to the threat.

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27 flee plane after pregnant woman allegedly fakes labor to force landing


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 11:28:52 -0500

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It was the second incident in a year involving a passenger accused of feigning a medical condition to force an emergency landing in Spain.

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8 killed in Mexican resort, including 5 in bar shooting


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 11:16:47 -0500

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In the neighboring state of Michoacan, prosecutors said they had found the half-buried bodies of five men.

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China reduces COVID measures in apparent concession to protesters


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 10:30:21 -0500

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China looks set to change course from its zero COVID policy. Elizabeth Palmer reports.

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Taliban carries out 1st public execution since retaking Afghanistan


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 10:21:15 -0500

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The extremists have made it clear that they'll bring back all of the brutal policies they were known for before being ousted with the U.S.-led invasion of 2001.

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QAnon-inspired group accused of plotting violent German coup


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 10:13:00 -0500

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Security forces carried out dozens of raids across the country, targeting a group said to have been planning to instal a new regime with a minor royal as its figurehead.

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Russia warns of "clash between nuclear powers" as drones hit its bases


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 08:38:55 -0500

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Ukraine has not claimed responsibility for the latest strikes against air bases, including two deep inside Russia, instead labeling it "karma."

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China announces major easing of "zero-COVID" policy after protests


Created: Wed, 07 Dec 2022 08:15:00 -0500

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The announcement appeared to be in response to widespread protests in recent weeks, including some of the boldest demonstrations China has seen in decades.

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Leaders gather for biodiversity summit: "We are committing suicide by proxy"


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 20:49:55 -0500

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World leaders appear to be in agreement that the world's land and ocean ecosystems are in trouble​, but divided on how to address it.

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Medieval treasures owned by powerful woman unearthed in U.K.


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 16:45:51 -0500

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"These artifacts haven't seen daylight in more than 1,300 years," one archaeologist said. "To be the first person to actually see it – it's just indescribable."

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Harry and Meghan Netflix docuseries teasers dividing opinion among public and media


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 14:05:02 -0500

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In the days before the Netflix release of "Meghan & Harry," British tabloids have reacted to the teasers alone with criticism. As CBS News correspondent Holly Williams reports, others in the U.K. think recent events corroborate the Sussex version of events, including claims Meghan was subjected to racism.

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Video shows Albania opposition party leader being punched in face


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 13:56:00 -0500

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Sali Berisha, 78, was seen with a black eye following the incident, during which his assailant was quickly subdued and beaten.

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The Dish: Italian restaurant La Mia Mamma


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 13:41:33 -0500

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For "The Dish," Italian restaurant La Mia Mamma is highlighted. Ian Lee has more.

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Russia attacks Ukraine energy infrastructure, weaponizing winter to cripple the freezing country


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 11:15:06 -0500

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"Ukraine pummeled as drones target Russian bases Vladimir Putin's military launched a fresh wave of missile strikes on Ukraine after drones hit military air bases deep inside Russian territory. Russia has been accused of weaponizing winter by knocking out Ukrainian water and electricity infrastructure. Engineers racing to repair the grid face must work around unexploded Russian ordnance. Imtiaz Tyab has the latest from inside Ukraine."

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Will Harry and Meghan's docuseries force Britain to confront racism?


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 11:11:43 -0500

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One British insider says some people in the U.K. simply aren't ready for the message, especially from an American duchess.

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Meta oversight board urges changes to VIP moderation system


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 09:23:50 -0500

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System that exempted high-profile users, including former President Trump, from content removal needs overhaul, panel says.

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World Cup fans overcome strict hurdles to find booze in Qatar


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 09:02:30 -0500

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"The idea being passed around that you can't drink in Qatar is wrong. There are places," one American fan said.

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Pregnant woman killed by assailants who stole her unborn baby


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 06:13:42 -0500

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They allegedly sliced open the victim to extract the fetus because the woman attacker was unable to have children herself, an official said.

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Family block vital surgery for infant over COVID-vaccinated blood


Created: Tue, 06 Dec 2022 03:45:40 -0500

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Authorities want to take partial custody of the child, leaving the parents in charge of non-medical care, but allowing the procedure to go ahead.

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Prince William announced Earthshot award recipients


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 23:06:34 -0500

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Prince William awarded five Earthshot Prizes worth more than $1 million each to entrepreneurs and innovators who are working to save the planet. The award ceremony was held in Boston during William's first trip the U.S. in eight years. Ben Tracy shares more.

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U.S. broadens immigration program for Haitian migrants, citing humanitarian crisis


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 21:14:49 -0500

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The Biden administration cited the deteriorating humanitarian crisis in the destitute Caribbean nation, which has been beset by an outbreak of violence.

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Oxford Dictionaries announces its word of the year for 2022


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 20:04:14 -0500

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In 2022, the public got to vote on the dictionary's three finalists for word of the year.

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New "Harry & Meghan" trailer teases "full truth" behind royal exit


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 19:01:00 -0500

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"There's a hierarchy of the family. You know, there's leaking, but there's also planting of stories," Prince Harry says in the trailer. "...I was terrified."

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Russian President Vladimir Putin signs expanded anti-LGBTQ+ law


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 18:57:48 -0500

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All positive depictions of the LGBTQ+ community in literature, film, television, online and more will now be illegal in Russia.

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U.S. weighs asylum limits as it braces for end of Title 42 border restrictions


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 18:16:48 -0500

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Title 42, a policy that allows U.S. border officials to expel some migrants on public health grounds, is set to end on Dec. 21 because of a court order.

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What does new price cap on Russian oil mean for consumers?


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 17:02:36 -0500

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Western nations want to hinder Russia's ability to wage war in Ukraine without driving up global energy prices.

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World's oldest land animal celebrates 190th birthday


Created: Mon, 05 Dec 2022 15:20:07 -0500

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Jonathan has lived through seven British monarchs and 39 U.S. presidents, but through it all, his habits have stayed the same: sleeping, eating and mating.

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