Self-driving robotaxis are taking off in China

The world has been inching toward fully autonomous cars for years. In China, one company just got even closer to making it a reality.

Self-driving robotaxis are taking off in China
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Missing credit card payments may be an early sign of dementia, study says

Missing credit card payments may be an early sign of dementia, study says
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Patterns of missing credit card and loan payments could be an early indicator of ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 05:37:21 GMT

With arrests and a security law, who is left to fight for democracy in Hong Kong?

With arrests and a security law, who is left to fight for democracy in Hong Kong?
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Hong Kong is running out of opposition.

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 05:23:18 GMT

Half a million South Korean students sit a college entrance exam despite rising Covid cases

Half a million South Korean students sit a college entrance exam despite rising Covid cases
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Half a million students will sit South Korea's notoriously difficult National College Entrance Exam ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 04:48:28 GMT

Democrats seek disciplinary investigation for Trump lawyer who called for violence against official

Democrats seek disciplinary investigation for Trump lawyer who called for violence against official
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Congressional Democrats on Wednesday asked the DC Bar's Office of Disciplinary Counsel to open ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 04:06:00 GMT

Lon Adams, who developed the recipe for Slim Jim jerky, dies of Covid-19

Lon Adams, who developed the recipe for Slim Jim jerky, dies of Covid-19
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Lon Adams, known for developing the recipe for Slim Jim jerky, has died from ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 03:36:44 GMT

Pompeo is hosting holiday parties at the State Department amid coronavirus spikes

Pompeo is hosting holiday parties at the State Department amid coronavirus spikes
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has invited hundreds of guests to the State Department ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 03:20:02 GMT

Six people are missing after landslides in Alaska

Six people are missing after landslides in Alaska
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Six people in Haines, Alaska, were reported missing Wednesday after heavy rains and flooding ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 03:15:41 GMT

Census officials identified high complexity problems, internal documents show

Census officials identified high complexity problems, internal documents show
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Census Bureau officials discovered data issues while working through 2020 Census responses, which include ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 02:36:27 GMT

The legal threats and headaches fueling pardon appeals from Trump's family, friends

The legal threats and headaches fueling pardon appeals from Trump's family, friends
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With the clock ticking on Donald Trump's presidency, a number of associates have appealed ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 02:27:29 GMT

Pompeo hosts holiday parties at State Department amid coronavirus spikes

Pompeo hosts holiday parties at State Department amid coronavirus spikes
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Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has invited hundreds of guests to the State Department ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 01:38:25 GMT

US Defense Dept to issue Covid-19 vaccination cards

US Defense Dept to issue Covid-19 vaccination cards
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The Department of Defense released the first images of a Covid-19 vaccination record card ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 01:04:01 GMT

US blocks cotton imports from China region over reported forced-labor abuses

US blocks cotton imports from China region over reported forced-labor abuses
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The Trump administration announced Wednesday that it will block imports of cotton, reportedly produced ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 01:02:40 GMT

Senate GOP warns Biden on Cabinet picks as some Democrats push for more liberal choices

Senate GOP warns Biden on Cabinet picks as some Democrats push for more liberal choices
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Joe Biden is facing dueling headwinds as he looks to fill out his Cabinet: ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:56:39 GMT

Justin Trudeau didn't foresee this potentially catastrophic political crisis

Justin Trudeau didn't foresee this potentially catastrophic political crisis
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For someone so adept at kicking the legs out from under his political opponents, ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:52:50 GMT

What's Ivanka Trump's next move?

What's Ivanka Trump's next move?
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Exactly seven weeks from today, Donald Trump won't be President anymore. And likewise, his ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:28:49 GMT

Free education for essential workers in Michigan is expanding into a pathway toward a four-year degree

Free education for essential workers in Michigan is expanding into a pathway toward a four-year degree
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The opportunity for essential workers in Michigan to earn a tuition-free degree during the ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:17:05 GMT

Rafer Johnson, 1960 Olympic decathlon champion, dies at 86

Rafer Johnson, 1960 Olympic decathlon champion, dies at 86
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Rafer Johnson, who ended his famed track and field career with an exciting win ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:16:34 GMT

Parents of 628 migrant children separated at border still have not been found, court filing says

Parents of 628 migrant children separated at border still have not been found, court filing says
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The parents of 628 migrant children separated from their families due to Trump administration ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:12:49 GMT

The UN removes cannabis from a list of the most dangerous substances

The UN removes cannabis from a list of the most dangerous substances
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A United Nations commission has voted to remove cannabis from a list that categorized ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:09:15 GMT

San Francisco votes to ban smoking inside apartments, with exception for weed

San Francisco votes to ban smoking inside apartments, with exception for weed
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Smoking is set to be banned in San Francisco apartments, with one exception: weed.

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 00:02:12 GMT

EPA administrator to quarantine following Covid-19 exposure

EPA administrator to quarantine following Covid-19 exposure
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EPA Administrator Andrew Wheeler said in a statement Wednesday that he has been exposed ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 23:42:56 GMT

Millions of kids with disabilities are missing out on education. Like me, they deserve to fulfill their potential

Millions of kids with disabilities are missing out on education. Like me, they deserve to fulfill their potential
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When I was 9 years old, a psychologist told my parents I had a ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 23:29:59 GMT

Expect a 'flurry' of pardons before Trump leaves office, source says

Expect a 'flurry' of pardons before Trump leaves office, source says
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• Analysis: Can Trump pre-pardon his children? • Analysis: Another Trump presidential bid is the ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 23:28:19 GMT

Obama says he'll get a Covid-19 vaccine when he can -- and may do it on TV

Obama says he'll get a Covid-19 vaccine when he can -- and may do it on TV
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Former President Barack Obama said he "absolutely" plans on getting a Covid-19 vaccine when ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 22:46:26 GMT

62-year-old man who was found clinging to his boat 86 miles off shore is safely on land

62-year-old man who was found clinging to his boat 86 miles off shore is safely on land
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The man who was found clinging to his capsized boat off the coast of ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 22:26:48 GMT

Why Obama is cautioning activists against using 'defund the police' slogan

Why Obama is cautioning activists against using 'defund the police' slogan
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Former President Barack Obama cautioned young activists against using the slogan "defund the police" ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 22:26:47 GMT

First Covid-19 vaccine shots to roll out next week

First Covid-19 vaccine shots to roll out next week
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Amarks the first time that citizens outside of the worldwide clinical trials will have ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 20:50:38 GMT

She lived through the 1918 flu and now she's beat coronavirus — twice

She lived through the 1918 flu and now she's beat coronavirus — twice
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Angelina Friedman is a survivor, in every sense of the word.

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 20:48:58 GMT

Why was the UK first to authorize a coronavirus vaccine?

Why was the UK first to authorize a coronavirus vaccine?
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The UK became the first Western country to authorize a Covid-19 vaccine on Wednesday, ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 20:18:27 GMT

Former astronaut sworn in as US senator, flipping Arizona seat from red to blue

Former astronaut sworn in as US senator, flipping Arizona seat from red to blue
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Democrats will pick up a Senate seat on Wednesday when former astronaut Mark Kelly ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 19:59:29 GMT

Teeth reveal tantalizing details about a Neanderthal who fell down a well

Teeth reveal tantalizing details about a Neanderthal who fell down a well
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The most complete Neanderthal skeleton ever discovered has remained hidden at the bottom of ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 19:48:37 GMT

Mark Kelly to be sworn in as US senator, flipping Arizona seat from red to blue

Mark Kelly to be sworn in as US senator, flipping Arizona seat from red to blue
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Democrats will pick up a Senate seat on Wednesday when former astronaut Mark Kelly ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 19:44:01 GMT

Trump using military funding as leverage in fight with tech giants

Trump using military funding as leverage in fight with tech giants
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President Donald Trump's threat Tuesday to veto an annual defense bill unless Congress removes ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 18:28:16 GMT

New rule cracks down on emotional support animals on planes

New rule cracks down on emotional support animals on planes
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Airlines don't have to treat emotional support animals as service animals, a new rule ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 18:23:57 GMT

The seven most important relationships Biden will have on Capitol Hill

The seven most important relationships Biden will have on Capitol Hill
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Most Republicans in Congress still haven't called to congratulate Joe Biden for winning the ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 17:59:26 GMT

Defy China and buy Australian wine, politicians urge

Defy China and buy Australian wine, politicians urge
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Politicians from various Western countries have asked consumers to buy Australian wine in order ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 17:38:09 GMT

Putin orders officials to start large-scale vaccination campaign

Putin orders officials to start large-scale vaccination campaign
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Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday ordered his government to start large-scale vaccinations against ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 17:37:48 GMT

'World's deepest' swimming pool opens in Poland

'World's deepest' swimming pool opens in Poland
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Deepspot has a depth of 45.7 meters (148 feet) and contains 8,000 cubic ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 16:56:52 GMT

They spent months on a remote island with no TV or cell service. Now they're returning to a different world

They spent months on a remote island with no TV or cell service. Now they're returning to a different world
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They may be some of the last people in the world to be touched ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 16:07:20 GMT

This UK bar is posing as a church to get around pandemic rules

This UK bar is posing as a church to get around pandemic rules
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The Romans had Bacchus, the Greeks had Dionysus and the Aztecs, well they had ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 15:39:47 GMT

Pfizer CEO says rollout to UK will begin immediately after regulators gave the green light

Pfizer CEO says rollout to UK will begin immediately after regulators gave the green light
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Amarks the first time that citizens outside of the worldwide clinical trials will have ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 15:09:23 GMT

Humanity is waging a 'suicidal' war on nature, UN chief warns

Humanity is waging a 'suicidal' war on nature, UN chief warns
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UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres issued a searing indictment of humanity's "war" on the ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:58:44 GMT

Approval marks the first time that citizens outside of the worldwide clinical trials will have the opportunity to be immunized against Covid-19

Approval marks the first time that citizens outside of the worldwide clinical trials will have the opportunity to be immunized against Covid-19
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Amarks the first time that citizens outside of the worldwide clinical trials will have ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:53:57 GMT

Actress recreates famous movie scene from 'Home Alone'

Actress recreates famous movie scene from 'Home Alone'
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"Schitt's Creek" actress recreates "Home Alone" scene leaving some fans stunned. Jeanne Moos reports.

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:39:57 GMT

UN chief: Humanity is waging a 'suicidal' war on nature

UN chief: Humanity is waging a 'suicidal' war on nature
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UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres issued a searing indictment of humanity's "war" on the ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:22:22 GMT

BioNTech CEO on vaccine approval: It's the start of the end of the pandemic

BioNTech CEO on vaccine approval: It's the start of the end of the pandemic
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CNN's Frederik Pleitgen speaks to BioNTech CEO Ugur Sahin after the United Kingdom became ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:20:30 GMT

Most countries are still choosing fossil fuels

Most countries are still choosing fossil fuels
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Governments of the world are at a "critical juncture" for shaping the climate's future ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 14:01:05 GMT

Tech companies are seizing the market moment

Tech companies are seizing the market moment
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The biggest tech companies strengthened their hold on the global economy during the pandemic. ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 13:26:33 GMT

The faces of Egypt's crackdown on human rights

The faces of Egypt's crackdown on human rights
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Egyptian Initiative for Personal Rights founder Hossam Bahgat and human rights activist Jess Kelly ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 13:19:07 GMT

Singapore becomes first country to approve lab-grown meat

Singapore becomes first country to approve lab-grown meat
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Singapore has granted San Francisco start-up Eat Just Inc. regulatory approval to sell its ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 13:18:15 GMT

Gupta: This is good news for the rest of the world

Gupta: This is good news for the rest of the world
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The United Kingdom has become the first Western nation to approve a Covid-19 vaccine, ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 13:04:59 GMT

2020 set to be one of three hottest years on record despite La Niña's cooling effect, report says

2020 set to be one of three hottest years on record despite La Niña's cooling effect, report says
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Record wildfires. A deadly hurricane season. Arctic sea ice at its lowest ever. Drought. ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 13:00:59 GMT

White House Covid-19 task force: We are in a dangerous place

White House Covid-19 task force: We are in a dangerous place
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The White House coronavirus task force issued extremely dire warnings to states in weekly ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 12:31:11 GMT

Argentine authorities raid the home and office of Maradona's psychiatrist

Argentine authorities raid the home and office of Maradona's psychiatrist
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Argentine authorities raided the home and office of Diego Maradona's psychiatrist Agustina Cosachov on ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 11:54:42 GMT

'I saw death coming' says F1 horror crash driver as he leaves hospital

'I saw death coming' says F1 horror crash driver as he leaves hospital
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Formula One driver Romain Grosjean says the thought of his children inspired him to ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 11:12:39 GMT

English whisky? A spirits pioneer tries to survive the pandemic and Brexit

English whisky? A spirits pioneer tries to survive the pandemic and Brexit
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Daniel Szor is doing something unusual: making whisky in England.

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:23:12 GMT

Choose anti-inflammatory foods to lower heart disease and stroke risk, study says

Choose anti-inflammatory foods to lower heart disease and stroke risk, study says
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A variety of food containing large amounts of antioxidants and vitamins -- such as ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:22:45 GMT

A sedentary Covid-19 lockdown can impact health in just 2 weeks

A sedentary Covid-19 lockdown can impact health in just 2 weeks
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As the world digs in for the second wave of Covid-19, flu season and ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:17:47 GMT

UK wins global race to approve Covid-19 vaccine. The rollout starts next week.

UK wins global race to approve Covid-19 vaccine. The rollout starts next week.
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Drugmaker Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech have been granted temporary authorization for emergency ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:17:27 GMT

China spacecraft lands on previously unvisited area of the moon

China spacecraft lands on previously unvisited area of the moon
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China has successfully landed a lunar probe on the surface of the moon, the ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:14:33 GMT

How to not hate your household in the pandemic

How to not hate your household in the pandemic
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Tensions in my household have skyrocketed since we've been home together going on nine ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 10:02:47 GMT

Bodybuilder Rene Campbell wants to change the view of what women should look like

Bodybuilder Rene Campbell wants to change the view of what women should look like
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Counterpointed by a number of striking tattoos, hers is a body defined by muscle. ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:29:55 GMT

Analysis: We have proof that kids are paying the price of Covid

Analysis: We have proof that kids are paying the price of Covid
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Nine months into the pandemic, the US still has not figured out how to ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:26:35 GMT

Daily coronavirus deaths in US near 2,600 -- their highest since April -- and are expected to get worse

Daily coronavirus deaths in US near 2,600 -- their highest since April -- and are expected to get worse
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The US reported the second highest day of Covid-19 deaths Tuesday, as rising hospitalizations ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:18:47 GMT

Australia is out of recession. Now it needs to avoid a trade war with China

Australia is out of recession. Now it needs to avoid a trade war with China
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Australia's economy is growing again after the coronavirus pandemic pushed it into its first ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 09:08:01 GMT

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong sentenced to 13 months in prison over 2019 protest

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong sentenced to 13 months in prison over 2019 protest
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Hong Kong pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong has been sentenced to 13.5 months in prison ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 08:40:09 GMT

UK approves Pfizer coronavirus vaccine for use 'from next week'

UK approves Pfizer coronavirus vaccine for use 'from next week'
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Drugmaker Pfizer and its German partner BioNTech have been granted temporary authorization for emergency ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 07:40:26 GMT

Dubai's audacious Heart of Europe megaproject nears first stage completion

Dubai's audacious Heart of Europe megaproject nears first stage completion
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What strikes home as the shuttle boat approaches the $5 billion megaresort being constructed ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 07:36:30 GMT

K-pop group BTS can defer military service after South Korea passes new law

K-pop group BTS can defer military service after South Korea passes new law
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K-pop fans can breathe a sigh of relief, with BTS here to stay -- ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 06:47:22 GMT