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Taylor Swift makes Billboard Hot 100 history by claiming all top 10 spots

Taylor Swift made Billboard Hot 100 history by becoming the first artist ever to claim every top 10 spot, the music charting website announced Monday….

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M 4.8 – Kermadec Islands region

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.8 – Kermadec Islands region Time 2022-11-01 01:45:00 UTC 2022-11-01 01:45:00 UTC at epicenter Location 31.232°S 178.778°W Depth 70.33 km…

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Judge blocks $2.2 billion merger of Penguin Random House and Simon & Schuster

A federal judge blocked on Monday Penguin Random House’s move to acquire rival publisher Simon & Schuster in a win for the Biden administration, which…

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The cease-and-desist election: False or misleading TV ads prompt wave of legal threats

Candidates from both parties are mobilizing their legal teams in last-ditch attempts to get their opponents’ attack ads yanked off the airwaves, records show. Why…

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After win, Lula looks to restore Brazil’s tarnished global stature

The shift from President Jair Bolsonaro to President-elect Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva brings a sea change not only for Brazil itself, but also for…

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M 5.5 – 11 km WSW of Tortora Marina, Italy

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 5.5 – 11 km WSW of Tortora Marina, Italy PAGER – GREEN ShakeMap – III Time 2022-10-31 21:42:50 UTC 2022-10-31…

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How an ex-president who had been jailed rose back to power over Brazil’s far right

President-elect Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva made a stunning political comeback by defeating incumbent Jair Bolsonaro. But he could face a short honeymoon — and…

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The oldest inmate at the U.S. military prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba was released

The oldest inmate at the U.S. military prison in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba was released, reducing the inmate population to 35. This is part of the…

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Russia has suspended its participation in a U.N. and Turkish mediated grain deal

Russia has suspended its participation in a U.N. and Turkish mediated grain deal. Global grain prices are rising as a result. Source: https://www.npr.org/2022/10/31/1132955020/russia-has-suspended-its-participation-in-a-u-n-and-turkish-mediated-grain-deal Droolin’ Dog…

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Palestinian citizens of Israel gauge their status ahead of election

Palestinian citizens of Israel gauge their status as the country heads toward another election. Source: https://www.npr.org/2022/10/31/1132951285/palestinian-citizens-of-israel-gauge-their-status-ahead-of-election Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and shared it…

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South Koreans mourn 154 people who died in a Halloween stampede in Seoul

South Koreans are mourning 154 people who died in a Halloween stampede in Seoul. There has been criticism of the police, who admitted they failed…

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Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva wins Brazil’s election

Former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva has won Brazil’s election, but there is still no word of concession from incumbent President Jair Bolsonaro. Source:…

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Paul Pelosi attack suspect charged with assault, attempted kidnapping

The man who is accused of attacking House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s husband, Paul, after breaking into the couple’s San Francisco home was charged Monday with…

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Scoop: Musk team working to reboot Vine this year

Elon Musk has instructed Twitter engineers to work on a Vine reboot that could be ready by year end, multiple sources tell Axios. Why it…

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It’s time to legalize marijuana

On Oct. 6, President Biden announced an official pardon of anyone incarcerated on federal charges of simple possession of marijuana. Biden framed his pardon in…

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Trump asks Supreme Court to block House Democrats from getting tax returns

Former President Trump on Monday filed an emergency application asking the Supreme Court to temporarily block a House committee from obtaining his tax returns. The…

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Top European official: if Twitter ignore the law, consequences will ‘haunt’ Elon Musk

In her first interview since Musk took the reins of Twitter, Margrethe Vestager said there will be serious penalties against Twitter if the platform ignores…

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An intense global scramble is on to keep Ukraine grain deal alive, as Russia pulls out

Countries are scrambling to salvage a deal allowing Ukraine to export grain, after Russia said it pulled out indefinitely, a decision that risks worsening global…

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U.S. “not going to waste time” on reviving Iran deal right now, official says

The Biden administration is not going to “waste time” on trying to revive the Iran nuclear deal at this time considering Tehran’s crackdown on protesters,…

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Sen. Chris Murphy calls for investigation into Saudi Arabia’s stake in Twitter after Elon Musk’s takeover

Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) on Monday called for a congressional investigation into the national security implications of a company partially owned by Saudi Arabia maintaining…

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M 4.5 – 244 km NNE of Bayan Nur, China

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.5 – 244 km NNE of Bayan Nur, China Time 2022-10-31 14:34:34 UTC 2022-10-31 14:34:34 UTC at epicenter Location 42.749°N…

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After Seoul’s Halloween tragedy, South Koreans are searching for answers

As the police launch an investigation, the country is mourning the victims of Saturday night’s deadly stampede in Itaewon. Eyewitnesses are lamenting the lack of…

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