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Bill Gates says most coronavirus tests are a 'complete waste' because the results come back too slow

  • Jul 30, 2020

Bill Gates slammed coronavirus testing in the US in an interview with CNBC, saying that most tests are a "complete waste

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Trump Mocked For Saying Biden Aims To Reach Net-Zero Emissions For Buildings By ‘2:30’

  • Jul 30, 2020

President Donald Trump set off a bout of Twitter silliness Wednesday after he went after 

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Early in pandemic, frantic doctors traded tips across oceans

  • Jul 29, 2020

Amid the chaos of the pandemic’s early days, doctors who faced the first coronavirus onslaught reached across oceans and language barriers in an unprecedented effort to advise colleagues trying to save lives in the dark. With no playbook to foll

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Contentious 5-hour House hearing with AG William Barr concludes

  • Jul 29, 2020

Attorney General William Barr is testifying before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday for the first time in his year-and-a-half long tenure as the nation's top law enforcement official. Democrats are grilling him over a long list of controversi

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Coronavirus: UK signs deal for 60m doses of potential vaccine

  • Jul 29, 2020

The government has signed a deal with the pharmaceutical firms GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and Sanofi Pasteur for 60m doses of a potential Covid-19 vaccine. If the vaccine proves successful, the UK could begin to vaccinate priority groups, such as frontline

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Donald Trump says he won't attend John Lewis' memorial services

  • Jul 28, 2020

President Donald Trump said Monday he will not be attending memorial services for civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis this week. Lewis will lie in state at the Capitol as part of six days of funeral proceedings, and the public will be allowed

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‘We Will Share Our Vaccine with the World.’ Inside the Chinese Biotech Firm Leading the Fight Against COVID-19

  • Jul 28, 2020

It was the Chinese philosopher Sun Tzu, and not Al Pacino in The Godfather Part 2, who first said, “Keep your friends close, and your enemies closer.” Yin Weidong, the CEO of Chinese biotech firm SinoVac, seems to have taken that advice to heart.

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American protests: Demonstrations, violent riots expected to continue throughout the country

  • Jul 27, 2020

Several cities across America are bracing for more demonstrations and violent rioting this weekend after another night of lawlessness and unrest boiled over into the early hours of Sunday morning, as

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NYPD disciplinary records are disclosed for nearly 4,000 active officers that show 20,000 substantiated allegations of abuse of authority and 244 chokeholds

  • Jul 27, 2020

Disciplinary records from the New York Police Department have been published in a database by ProPublica this week that discloses complaints lodged against nearly 4,000 officers - days after a federal judge paused the public release of city police records.  

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