Ghislaine Maxwell, the former girlfriend and longtime associate of the late accused sex offender Jeffrey Epstein, was arrested in New Hampshire on charges of helping to lure underage girls who were then sexually abused by Epstein.
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Exclusive: Hong Kong activists discuss 'parliament-in-exile' after China crackdown
Hong Kong pro-democracy activists are discussing a plan to create an unofficial parliament-in-exile to keep the flame of democracy alive and send a message to China that freedom cannot be crushed, campaigner Simon Cheng told Reuters.
At least 126 killed as Myanmar jade mine collapse buries workers
A landslide at a jade mine in northern Myanmar killed at least 126 people, with more feared dead, authorities said on Thursday, after a heap of mining waste collapsed into a lake and buried many workers under mud and water.
Global stocks jump on strong U.S. jobs data; COVID-19 caution lingers
World stocks rose for a fourth straight day on Thursday after U.S. payrolls increased by a record 4.8 million in June, but the dollar and Treasury debt prices also edged up, suggesting lingering concern about surging COVID-19 cases in many U.S. states.
Tesla to make molecule printers for German COVID-19 vaccine developer CureVac
Tesla Inc is building mobile molecule printers to help make the potential COVID-19 vaccine being developed by CureVac in Germany, the electric-car maker's Chief Executive Officer, Elon Musk, tweeted on Wednesday.
Biden and allies collect more cash than Trump for a second straight month
Democrat Joe Biden edged out Republican Donald Trump in fundraising for a second straight month in June, data from the rival U.S. presidential campaigns showed on Wednesday.
U.S. television broadcaster Hugh Downs dies at age 99
Hugh Downs, whose congeniality and authoritative manner allowed him to move between the world of game shows and U.S. network news, has died at the age of 99, the Arizona school named after him said on Thursday.
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