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Mark Uth, Julian Draxler drop out for Germany

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Leipzig, Nov 13 (AP) - Schalke forward Mark Uth has been ruled out of Germany's games against Russia and the Netherlands, while Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Julian Draxler will miss the first game.
The German soccer federation said on Monday that Draxler was being given time off due to a family bereave-ment and it was unclear if he would return for the UEFA Nations League game against the Netherlands in Gel-senkirchen on Nov. 19.
Germany plays Russia on Thursday in a friendly in...
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Singapore, Malaysia renew ties as historic rival surfaces

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Singapore, Nov 12 (AP) - Singapore's leader vowed Monday to strengthen ties with Malaysia, which is now led by a historic rival following a game-changing election.
Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said during a visit by his Malaysian counterpart, Mahathir Mohamad, that the countries had a...
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Special session canceled after West Virginia justice resigns

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Charleston, Nov 12 (AP) - The resignation of a West Virginia Supreme Court justice recently convicted of federal charges prompted the governor Sunday to cancel a special legislative session that was to consider the justice's removal.
It was the latest development in an impeachment scandal miring...
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Pompeo meeting with North Korean envoy delayed

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South Korea, Nov 7 (AP) - A meeting between U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a senior North Korean envoy has been delayed, throwing stalemated diplomacy over the North's nuclear weapons into further uncertainty.
The State Department said in a short statement Wednesday the officials would...
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Scientists save biodiverse Australian island from invasive ant species

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Canberra, Nov 7 (Xinhua) -- Australia's peak scientific body has successfully eradicated an invasive ant from a World Heritage listed island, potentially saving its volatile ecosystem.
The Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) said on Tuesday that the African...
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