July 29, 2021
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Top US diplomat talks relocation of Afghan allies in Kuwait

Kuwaiti Foreign Minister Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Sabah and U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrive for a joint news conference at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Kuwait City, Kuwait, Thursday, July 29, 2021. (Jonathan Ernst/Pool via AP) DUBAI,

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Tokyo Olympics Day 2: Brown is the new bronze

Charlotte’s Erika Brown (far right) celebrates her bronze medal with her 4 x 100 meter relay teammates at the Tokyo Olympics on Saturday (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) The United States had yet to win a medal at the Toyko Olympics when

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Tokyo Olympics Day 1: Another Duke basketball coach going for gold

Allisha Gray, who started her college career at UNC, passes around France’s Mamignan Toure during Team USA’s opening game victory in the Olympic 3-on-3 basketball competition Saturday (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson) Mike Krzyewski isn’t leading the U.S. men’s basketball team at

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Texas-Oklahoma to SEC move would have ripple effect on ACC

NC State linebacker Payton Wilson answers a question during the ACC’s Football Kickoff media event in Charlotte on Thursday (AP Photo/Nell Redmond) CHARLOTTE — Players and coaches from the ACC’s Atlantic Division schools gathered in Charlotte on Thursday to talk

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Amazon to end testing for COVID-19 at warehouses this month

A worker walks out of an Amazon Fulfillment Center, Wednesday, March 31, 2021, in North Las Vegas. Amazon said it will stop testing its workers for COVID-19 at its warehouses at the end of July, citing the availability of vaccines

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McCrory, Budd pull away in Senate GOP primary field

Former Gov. Pat McCrory (left) and U.S. Rep. Ted Budd (right) are featured in this combination photo. Photo of McCrory via AP RALEIGH – Former Gov. Pat McCrory and U.S. Rep. Ted Budd both believe their second quarter fundraising totals

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Bucks edge Suns, take 3-2 lead in NBA Finals

Milwaukee’s Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks during the first half of the Bucks’ Game 3 win over the Suns on Sunday in Game 3 of the NBA Finals. (Paul Sancya / AP Photo) PHOENIX — Jrue Holiday seized his chance to give

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Billionaire Richard Branson reaches space in his own ship

The rocket plane carrying Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson and other crew members takes off from Spaceport America near Truth or Consequences, New Mexico, Sunday, July 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Andres Leighton) Virgin Galactic founder Richard Branson carries crew member Sirisha