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Police officers try to push back President Donald Trump supporters trying to break through a police barrier, Jan. 6 at the Capitol in Washington. Two U.S. Capitol police officers have sued Trump for allegedly inciting the mob that attacked them that day. Julio Cortez/AP hide caption

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U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York Audrey Strauss submitted new charges against Ghislaine Maxwell on Monday. Maxwell, the former girlfriend of late financier Jeffrey Epstein, was first arrested in the United States on July 2, 2020. Johannes Eiselle/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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China's President Xi Jinping (C) applauds with other leaders and delegates after they voted on changes to Hong Kong's election system during the closing session of the National People's Congress at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on March 11, 2021. Nicolas Asfouri/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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The Ever Given container ship, operated by the Evergreen Marine Corp., sails through the Suez Canal after it was fully freed and floated on Friday. Mohamed Shokry/dpa/picture alliance via Getty Images hide caption

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In this March 31, 2019, photo, women speak to guards at the gate that closes off the section for foreign families who lived in the Islamic State's so-called caliphate, at al-Hol camp in Hasakeh province, Syria. Maya Alleruzzo/AP hide caption

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State Rep. Park Cannon is placed into the back of a Georgia State Capitol patrol car after being arrested at the state Capitol. Cannon was arrested after she attempted to knock on the door of Gov. Brian Kemp's office during his remarks after signing into law a sweeping Republican-sponsored overhaul of state elections. Alyssa Pointer/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP hide caption

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North Korea fired short-range missiles this past weekend, just days after the sister of Kim Jong Un threatened the United States and South Korea for holding joint military exercises. Lee Jin-man/AP hide caption

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Ballistic Missile Launch Near Japan Pushes Tensions With North Korea

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A boat navigates in front of a massive cargo ship that sits grounded after it turned sideways in Egypt's Suez Canal, blocking traffic in a crucial East-West waterway for global shipping. An Egyptian official warned Wednesday it could take at least two days to clear the ship. Suez Canal Authority/AP hide caption

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The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases said concerns were raised with the information released by AstraZeneca on initial clinical trial data. Matthias Schrader/AP hide caption

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U.S. Rep. Tom Reed, R-N.Y., has announced he would not run for public office again following sexual misconduct allegations. Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call via Getty Images hide caption

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Results from late-stage testing show the Oxford- AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine can be 79% effective at preventing symptoms of COVID-19. Finnbarr Webster/Getty Images hide caption

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Secretary of State Antony Blinken (second from right), joined by national security adviser Jake Sullivan (right), speaks while facing Chinese Communist Party foreign affairs chief Yang Jiechi (second from left) and China's State Councilor Wang Yi (left) at the opening session of U.S.-China talks at the Captain Cook Hotel in Anchorage, Alaska on Thursday. Frederic J. Brown/AP hide caption

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