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    Three people were killed and six taken to hospital following a passenger train derailment on Wednesday morning on the east coast of Scotland, police said.


    Police detained more than 1,000 people in Belarus during the latest protests against the results of the country's presidential election, officials said Wednesday.

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    Kamala Harris broke several barriers in being announced as Joe Biden’s running mate. One analyst predicted sky-high turnout from Black voters this fall now that one of the Democratic Party's most loyal constituencies — African American women — see themselves reflected on the ticket.


    Syrian President Bashar al-Assad said on Wednesday that sweeping new U.S. sanctions amounted to a new stage of economic warfare against his government and were part of Washington's long-standing efforts to "choke" Syrians' living standards.

  5. Puerto Rico Giant Telescope

    A broken cable caused severe damage at Puerto Rico's Arecibo Observatory, causing a suspension of operations for one of the world's largest single-dish radio telescopes, officials said Tuesday.