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[l] at 8/11/20 7:07pm
On Tuesday, the former US vice president and presumptive Democratic nominee, Joe Biden, announced that he had chosen California Senator Kamala Harris as his presidential running mate on the Democratic ticket in the November 2020 election against Republican President Donald Trump and his VP, Mike Pence.

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[l] at 8/11/20 6:58pm
New footage from China’s People's Liberation Army (PLA) shows Z-10A attack helicopters of the PLA Ground Force engaging in a live-fire drill, complete with what appears to be a new type of missile, according to a recent report from The Drive.

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[l] at 8/11/20 6:58pm
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russia is urging the international community to use the situation with the pandemic of the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) to establish cooperation in the fight against common challenges facing humanity, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said in an interview with the Argumenty i Fakty newspaper.

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[l] at 8/11/20 6:55pm
The Perseid meteor shower can be observed annually in middle summer, when the Earth meets a debris left behind by the Swift-Tuttle comet. This comet has a 133-year solar orbit and previously entered the inner solar system in 1992.

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[l] at 8/11/20 6:52pm
Russia on Tuesday announced the approval of the world’s first COVID-19 vaccine, surprising the international community. Russia’s state-sponsored research system may have contributed to the swift development of the vaccine, Bryan MacDonald, a journalist who specializes in Eastern Europe and Russia, told Radio Sputnik’s Loud & Clear Tuesday.

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[l] at 8/11/20 6:20pm
Protests against police brutality and racism again spanned the United States after George Floyd, a black Minneapolis resident, was killed by white police while in custody. Some demonstrations turned violent and saw looting, monument toppling and vandalism.

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[l] at 8/11/20 5:25pm
US President Donald Trump seems to be living in an alternate universe with a different history, as he inaccurately claimed this week that the Spanish Flu pandemic of 1918 ended World War II – a conflict that did not begin until two decades later.

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[l] at 8/11/20 5:16pm
Social media activity related to the US’ ongoing protests and the COVID-19 novel coronavirus pandemic took a backseat for a few hours on Tuesday as politicos and everyday netizens provided their opinions on former US Vice President and Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden’s selection of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his running mate.

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[l] at 8/11/20 5:14pm
US President Donald Trump has repeatedly blamed the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, which started in China in late-December 2019, for his declining poll statistics, as his administration faces heavy criticism over its handling of a crisis where over 5 million Americans have been infected with the disease and at least 164,603 have died.

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[l] at 8/11/20 4:29pm
US Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) was tapped on Tuesday to be Joe Biden’s vice presidential running mate on the Democratic ticket in the November 2020 election. Harris’ political history extends back to 2003.

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[l] at 8/11/20 4:01pm
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday addressed US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's decision to pick US Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his 2020 running mate, saying that he was "a little surprised" by the choice.

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[l] at 8/11/20 4:01pm
US President Donald Trump on Tuesday addressed US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden's decision to pick US Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his 2020 running mate, saying that he was "a little surprised" Biden picked Harris.

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[l] at 8/11/20 3:51pm
Earlier on Tuesday, the Iraqi government condemned Turkish drone strike in the country's province of Erbil that left two Iraqi servicemen killed, slamming the "repeated military violations" by Turkey as "dangerous violation of Iraqi sovereignty, international law and the UN Charter".

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[l] at 8/11/20 3:40pm
US President Donald Trump's recent news conference in the White House was disrupted by Secret Service agents due to what appeared to be a shooting outside the White House. The presidential complex was not breached, however, although the suspected shooter and a USSS agent were transported to hospital.

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[l] at 8/11/20 3:24pm
Due to US President Donald Trump’s recent executive order revoking Hong Kong’s special status, exports from the special administrative region may be “marked to indicate ‘China’” as their place of origin, according to a new memo issued by US Customs and Border Protection (CBP).

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[l] at 8/11/20 3:19pm
Previous studies on links between smoking, vaping and the coronavirus disease found that COVID-19 patients who smoked, in comparison to nonsmokers, are twice as likely to require mechanical ventilation and treatment in intensive care. Some studies also found that e-cigarettes weaken the ability of the lungs to fight viral infections.

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[l] at 8/11/20 2:55pm
Some of us are lucky enough to be blessed with musical ability. Apparently, this applies to a select few animals as well, as a talented farm creature recently demonstrated his skills on a piano.

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[l] at 8/11/20 2:18pm
US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Tuesday announced that he has chosen US Senator Kamala Harris (D-CA) as his 2020 running mate.

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[l] at 8/11/20 2:18pm
US Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden on Tuesday announced that he has chosen US Senator Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) as his 2020 running mate.

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[l] at 8/11/20 2:15pm
After leaving the k-pop boy band last year, the artist returned to the music industry with renewed resolve.

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[l] at 8/11/20 2:14pm
On 11 August, Russia announced the world's first vaccine for COVID-19, named 'Sputnik V', in a bid to curb the pandemic that has currently killed over 737,000 globally. International observers detail why the breakthrough development has been met with either silence or rejection from the Western press.

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[l] at 8/11/20 1:38pm
New Delhi (Sputnik): Massive raids across the country come as the relationship between the two Asian giants has spoiled over the killing of 20 Indian soldiers by the People's Liberation Army in June. The Indian government has imposed a ban on over 100 Chinese mobile applications, including Tiktok.

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