- 'On fire with COVID': Officials plead with Americans to stay home
- CDC may shorten COVID-19 quarantine period guidelines
- 'America is back,' Biden says, as he dumps Trump's foreign policy approach
- With Senate on the line, Trump's claims of election fraud put Georgia Republicans in bind
- Biden Cabinet picks may face rough Republican reception in Senate
- New York cops wounded, suspect killed in domestic incident shootout
- U.S. resets execution date for only woman on federal death row
- Texas men charged with trying to sell 50 million bogus masks to Australian state
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ADDIS ABABA/NAIROBI (Reuters) - Ethiopia's state-appointed rights watchdog accused a Tigrayan youth group on Tuesday of killing hundreds of civilians as federal and local forces both claimed advances in a three-week war in the country's mountainous north.
- Twin blasts in Afghan province of Bamiyan kill 14 people, injure 45 - officials
- Two blasts kill seven in Syrian rebel-held northwest near Turkish border
- Supreme leader dismisses talks as Iran looks to post-Trump future
- Biden says UK border with Ireland must be open
- Hurricanes Eta, Iota hit Nicaragua with $743 million in economic losses
- Foreign aid to Afghanistan could reach $12 billion over four years, some with conditions
- Netanyahu promises Israel's ex-spy in U.S. a warm welcome home
- Pakistan gives U.N. a dossier on India after India submits one on Pakistan
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Purdue Pharma LP pleaded guilty to criminal charges over the handling of its addictive prescription painkiller OxyContin, capping a deal with federal prosecutors to resolve an investigation into the drugmaker's role in the U.S. opioid crisis.
- Dow scales 30,000 on vaccine headway, Biden transition
- Gap misses profit estimates on higher costs from online shift
- Retailers already fear U.S. holiday 'shipageddon'; now here come vaccines
- U.S. tech firms can compensate gig-workers with equity under SEC proposal
- American Eagle posts 3% quarterly sales decline on pandemic hit
- U.S. consumer confidence slips; house prices surge
- Catch-all travel insurance booms as U.S. flyers take Thanksgiving risks
- Analysis: Dow cracks 30,000, a psychological boost during a pandemic
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LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Beyonce dominated nominations for the 2021 Grammy Awards on Tuesday in a field that mostly favored alternative artists over mainstream musicians, topped by a stunning snub for Canadian singer The Weeknd.
- 'Happiest Season' spotlights LGBT love in Christmas rom-com
- Taylor Swift voted artist of year for sixth time at American Music Awards
- 'Freaky' Repeats as Winner at Quiet U.S. Box Office With $1.2 Million
- K-Pop's BTS marks year of the pandemic with 'BE' album, and single 'Life Goes On'
- Romantic comedy, veteran actress win big at Chinese-language 'Oscars'
- Temple kissing scenes stir trouble for Netflix India
- Back with new Afrobeat album, veteran musician Bockarie asks for better Sierra Leone
- Jailed producer Harvey Weinstein does not have COVID-19, spokesmen say
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(Reuters) - Players in the National Football League (NFL) must wear masks on the sidelines unless they have their helmet on and are preparing to enter the game, the league said on Monday as it unveiled an enhanced set of COVID-19 protocols.
- Diamond League announces calendar for 2021 season
- Best-case scenario for Games is venues full of spectators: Tokyo governor
- Saudi Arabia to host Formula E's first night race
- Ravens working virtually amid report of COVID-19 spread
- Lakers sign 'Sixth Man of the Year' Harrell from Clippers
- No honeymoon period for new Canada Soccer boss
- NFL Roundup: Hill just what Saints need to top Falcons
- NBA players meet Pope Francis to discuss social justice issues
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