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Paramount+ debuts as the latest — and last — streaming option from a major media company, this time from ViacomCBS. It’s betting that consumers are willing to add yet another streaming service in an increasingly crowded field.

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Replying to @AP_Europe: BREAKING: Prince Philip has had a successful procedure for a pre-existing heart condition, and the 99-year-old duke will rem…

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BREAKING: Prince Philip has had a successful procedure for a pre-existing heart condition, and the 99-year-old duke will remain hospitalized for a "number of days," Buckingham Palace says.

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Demonstrators in Myanmar protesting last month’s military coup have returned to the streets, undaunted by the killing of at least 38 people by security forces the previous day.

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PHOTO GALLERY: Highlights of some of the most compelling images made or published by @AP photographers in the Middle East, Afghanistan & Pakistan Region.

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Cambodian PM Hun Sen was inoculated with a vaccine supplied by the World Health Organization’s COVAX initiative, as a plan to immunize up to two-thirds of the country's population was on track to be completed by the end of the year. (fixes spelling of Hun)

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China says a cohort of astronauts is training for four crewed missions this year as the country works to complete its first permanent orbiting space station.

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Regulators in the U.K. and four other countries plan to fast-track the development of modified COVID-19 vaccines to ensure drugmakers are able to move swiftly in targeting emerging variants of the disease.

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The swashbuckling animated film, “Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba the Movie: Mugen Train,” has struck a chord with pandemic-era Japan and possibly with the world. “Demon Slayer” has become the biggest grossing film for Japan.

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Replying to @APMiddleEast: Wounds of a Massacre: Ahead of the pope’s visit to Iraq, a survivor recalls the deadly militant attack on a Baghdad churc…

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Wounds of a Massacre: Ahead of the pope’s visit to Iraq, a survivor recalls the deadly militant attack on a Baghdad church in 2010. The carnage that day shook Iraq’s Christians to the core and fueled their exodus from the country, @samya_kullab reports.

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Sao Paulo and Buenos Aires, the 2 biggest cities in each of the neighboring S. American countries, head in opposite directions in the COVID-19 pandemic, reflecting how places lessening restrictions despite scientists' warnings see a spike in the pandemic.

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Yemen’s Houthi rebels say they struck a Saudi oil facility in the port city of Jiddah, the latest in a series of airborne assaults the group has claimed against the kingdom amid the grinding war in Yemen.

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Amid a sea of greenhouses near South Korea’s ultra-modern capital, hundreds of migrant workers from across Asia toil isolated and unprotected by labor laws.

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Cambodian Prime Minister Hu Sen has been inoculated with a vaccine supplied by the World Health Organization’s COVAX initiative, as a plan to immunize up to two thirds of the country’s population remains on track to be completed by the end of the year.

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North Korea may be trying to extract plutonium to make more nuclear weapons at its main atomic complex, recent satellite photos indicated.

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A marathon court hearing for 47 democracy activists charged under Hong Kong’s national security law has entered its fourth day as the court deliberates whether the defendants will be granted bail.

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BREAKING: California to designate 40% of vaccine doses for poorest areas and revise metrics for quicker business reopenings.

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A national panel of vaccine experts in Canada has recommended that provinces extend the interval between the two doses of a COVID-19 shot to quickly inoculate more people.

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Replying to @APEntertainment: Studying the Queen of Soul: Cynthia Erivo gives a vocal sample of the way Aretha Franklin sings compared to most singe…

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BREAKING: House Democrats have approved sweeping voting and ethics legislation, sending to the Senate what would be the largest overhaul of U.S. election law in at least a generation.

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Studying the Queen of Soul: Cynthia Erivo gives a vocal sample of the way Aretha Franklin sings compared to most singers. She analyzed Franklin for her role as the singer in National Geographic's "Genius: Aretha."

Full story by @MusicMesfin:

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