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Malta seeks shark tooth fossil presented to Prince George

Malta seeks shark tooth fossil presented to Prince George

VALLETTA, Malta — Malta says it will seek to retrieve a shark tooth that was presented to Britain’s Prince George by veteran broadcaster and naturalist David Attenborough, who found the fossil during a holiday on the Mediterranean island in the 1960s
Milan fashion gives small opening to Black Lives Matter

Milan fashion gives small opening to Black Lives Matter

MILAN — When asked why there aren’t more people of colour in the Italian fashion industry, officials have cited a lack of candidates in homogeneous Italy.
US Latino civil rights group moves 2021 convention online

US Latino civil rights group moves 2021 convention online

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — The League of United Latin American Citizens, the oldest Latino civil rights group in the U.S., has decided to move its 2021 national convention online amid concerns and health orders caused by COVID-19.

Iraqi military: 5 dead, 2 wounded in Baghdad rocket attack

BAGHDAD — Five Iraqi civilians were killed and two severely wounded Monday after a Katyusha rocket hit near Baghdad airport, Iraq's military said. It was the first time in months an attack caused civilian casualties.
Uber gets 18-month London license after winning court appeal

Uber gets 18-month London license after winning court appeal

LONDON — Uber can keep operating in London for another year and a half after winning its appeal of a decision by the British capital's transit regulator not to renew its license.

Healthy US economy failed to narrow racial gaps in 2019

WASHINGTON — The solid growth that the United States enjoyed before the viral pandemic paralyzed the economy this spring failed to reduce racial disparities in Americans' income and wealth from 2016 through 2019, according to a Federal Reserve report
3 countries to assess new info about 1994 ferry sinking

3 countries to assess new info about 1994 ferry sinking

STOCKHOLM — The governments of Sweden, Finland and Estonia said Monday they will jointly assess what that they called “new significant information” in connection with one of Europe’s deadliest peacetime maritime disasters, the sinking of a ferry in t
India’s confirmed coronavirus tally reaches6millioncases

India’s confirmed coronavirus tally reaches6millioncases

NEW DELHI — India’s confirmed coronavirus tally reached 6 million on Monday, keeping the country second to the United States in number of reported cases.

Russia's Navalny visited by German chancellor in hospital

MOSCOW — Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on Monday confirmed reports that German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited him in a Berlin hospital where he was being treated for what German authorities determined was nerve agent poisoning.
Back to the Finals: Heat oust Celtics, move to title series

Back to the Finals: Heat oust Celtics, move to title series

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — It was exactly one year ago Sunday when Jimmy Butler walked into the Miami Heat practice gym, took a seat on a makeshift stage and said he wanted to be part of the team’s next title run. He’ll have that chance.