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Colorado extends mask mandate while easing restrictions on people vaccinated against COVID


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Reynolds signs gun bill easing background checks, permits


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Tory rebellion over lockdown easing looms


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Easing dispute, UAE announces reopening of borders to Qatar


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Saudi Arabia to lift Qatar embargo, easing the Gulf crisis


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Israel reopens Gaza commercial crossing in sign of easing tensions

Israel reopens Gaza commercial crossing in sign of easing tensionsIsrael reopened its commercial crossing with the Gaza Strip on Sunday but kept military reinforcements deployed on the volatile frontier, a day after a smaller than expected Palestinian protest along the border. Gaza medical officials said four Palestinians were killed by Israeli fire during demonstrations on Saturday marking the first anniversary of the “Great March of Return” protests. An Israeli military spokesman noted that there had been “significantly less violence” during Saturday’s protest, which organizers had billed a “million person march,” than in past weekly demonstrations.



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House Republicans join rebuke of Trump for easing Russia sanctions

House Republicans join rebuke of Trump for easing Russia sanctionsMore than 130 US House Republicans joined Democrats Thursday in opposing the easing of sanctions against an ally of Russia’s Vladimir Putin, dealing a rebuke to President Donald Trump’s administration. The Democratic-controlled chamber overwhelmingly voted 362 to 53 approving the bill that would block the Treasury Department’s December move to lift sanctions on companies connected to Oleg Deripaska. The oligarch was targeted last year as part of US congressional efforts to punish Russia for interfering in the 2016 presidential race.



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Defying Trump, U.S. Senate advances measure critical of easing Russia sanctions

Defying Trump, U.S. Senate advances measure critical of easing Russia sanctionsThe result marked a rare break from President Donald Trump. Eleven of Trump’s fellow Republicans joined Democrats to vote 57-42 in favor of a motion to proceed to the resolution of disapproval. To take effect and block the plan to lift the sanctions, it must pass the Senate, where Republicans hold a 53-47 majority, as well as the House of Representatives, controlled by Democrats.



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Defying Trump, U.S. Senate advances measure critical of easing Russia sanctions

Defying Trump, U.S. Senate advances measure critical of easing Russia sanctionsThe vote marked a rare break from President Donald Trump. Eleven of Trump’s fellow Republicans joined Democrats to vote 57-42 in favor of a motion to proceed to the resolution of disapproval. Republicans hold a slim 53-47 seat majority in the 100-member Senate.



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Rain breaks, easing search for remains of California wildfire

Rain breaks, easing search for remains of California wildfireThe so-called Camp Fire all but obliterated the mountain community of Paradise, 175 miles (280 km) northeast of San Francisco, on Nov. 8, killing at least 85 people and destroying nearly 14,000 homes. The death toll was increased late Saturday night by one, according to the Butte County Sheriff’s Office. Some 475 people from Paradise and surrounding communities remain unaccounted for, according to the Butte County Sheriff’s Office.



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