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Lockdown measures and rising anger in Madrid as Covid takes hold again

  • Sep 19, 2020

People in the queue to be tested for Covid-19 at the Buenos Aires health centre in south Madrid on Friday morning were met with a bleak but polite homemade sign. It still bore the previous day’s information, spelled out in marker pen: consultations – by phone and in person – 483; Covid cons

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As of Today, it’s Election Day in 7 States. Buckle Up

  • Sep 19, 2020

Don’t let those countdown clocks on the corner of cable-news screens tell you how many days we are from Election Day. In fact, it’s already here in seven states, as of today. That’s right, the early-vote calendar kicked into gear this week. That means every single day, people are hearing th

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New York City is set to develop a four-million-square-foot climate change research center on Governors Island that houses a living garden and institution to study the impact along the city's 520 miles of coastline

  • Sep 19, 2020

New York City is set to develop a massive four-million-square-foot research center on Governors Island that will study the impact of 

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US will ban WeChat and TikTok downloads on Sunday

  • Sep 19, 2020

The Commerce Department plans to restrict access to TikTok and WeChat on Sunday as the Trump administration's executive orders against the two apps are set to take effect. The Department said Friday that as of Sunday, any moves to distribute or maintain WeChat or TikTok on an app store will be prohibited

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Brazil’s Plan To Open Indigenous Land To Mining Would Affect ‘Entire Planet’: Scientist

  • Sep 19, 2020

BRASILIA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - A Brazilian government proposal to open indigenous land in Brazil to mining concessions could lead to the loss of forests over an area larger than England, researchers said Friday. Such a loss would reduce by $5 billion a year the global benefits the forest provides in

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Coronavirus: Second wave of Covid-19 coming to UK, says PM

  • Sep 19, 2020

The UK is "now seeing a second wave" of Covid-19, Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said, adding "it's been inevitable we'd see it in this country". Mr Johnson also said he did not "want to go into bigger lockdown measures", but that tighter social distancing restrictions

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Joe Biden, CNN’s Anderson Cooper appear to dispense with social distancing during town hall commercial break

  • Sep 19, 2020

A former CNN employee noticed that Anderson Cooper and Joe Biden stopped social distancing during Thursday’s 

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Firefighter killed after battling California wildfire sparked at gender reveal event

  • Sep 19, 2020

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. — A firefighter died Thursday battling a wildfire near Yucaipa that was sparked by a device used to r

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Trump's economic pitch may land with some Latino voters, strategists say

  • Sep 18, 2020

WASHINGTON — In some corners of the Latino community, there's a compelling familiarity to President Donald Trump's narrative of an American economic comeback that appears to be 

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