Democratic presidential challenger Joe Biden accused President Trump of surrendering to the pandemic as Vice President Mike Pence forged ahead with campaigning despite a COVID-19 outbreak among his aides and Trump claimed progress as the U.S. set records for daily infections.
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U.S. announces new Nagorno-Karabakh ceasefire as fighting persists
The United States on Sunday said a new humanitarian ceasefire will take effect on Monday in the conflict between Azerbaijan and Armenia over the enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh, even as fresh fighting erupted between the two sides who blame each other for the failure of previous truces.
UK 'SBS' special forces storm tanker and detain stowaways in Channel
British special forces stormed a Greek-operated oil tanker in the English channel on Sunday to wrestle control of the vessel from seven stowaways who had threatened the crew in a suspected hijacking.
Lee Kun-hee, who made South Korea's Samsung a global powerhouse, dies at 78
Lee Kun-hee, who built Samsung Electronics into a global powerhouse in smartphones, semiconductors and televisions, died on Sunday after spending more than six years in hospital following a heart attack, the company said.
U.S. COVID-19 aid bill talks continue, Pelosi says
U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi on Sunday said the Trump administration was reviewing the latest plan for more COVID-19 relief over the weekend and that she expected a response on Monday, adding that she was still optimistic a deal could be reached.
Canada's Cenovus to buy Husky for $2.9 billion as pandemic drives oil mergers
Cenovus Energy Inc has agreed to buy rival Husky Energy Inc in an all-stock deal valued at C$3.8 billion ($2.9 billion) to create Canada's No. 3 oil and gas producer, as a pandemic-driven collapse in demand forces the industry to consolidate.
Polish protesters disrupt church services over near-total abortion ban
Thousands of activists disrupted church services across Poland on Sunday, chanting during mass and spraying slogans on walls to protest against a court ruling that amounts to a near-total ban on abortion.
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