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A military vehicle is parked on a tree- lined street.

Taliban take key Afghan district, adding to string of wins

Police say Taliban fighters took control of a key district in Afghanistan’s northern Kunduz province and encircled the provincial capital, as the insurgent group added to its string of recent victories on the battlefield.


Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro stands at a podium holding a box of medication.

COVID-19 pseudoscience is choking Brazil

In one of the hardest hit countries in the world, the main strategy is a so-called "early treatment" cocktail of unproven medications — endorsed by President Jair Bolsonaro.

Joe Biden walks to the left of Queen Elizabeth II, offering his arm to her.

After G-7, Biden says he’s reestablishing US credibility

President Joe Biden says the U.S. has restored its presence on the world stage, as he has used his first overseas trip to connect with a new generation of leaders from some of the world’s most powerful countries and more closely unite allies around addressing the COVID-19 pandemic and China’s trade and labor practices.