2021/04/18

Joe Biden is meeting the cold reality of office

After weeks of working out what he'd been left by his predecessor, US President Joe Biden has finally put his foreign policy into overdrive. Simultaneously striking in several capitals, his plans are in play and can't be taken back.
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The world's most powerful passports for 2021

The gap in travel freedom is its biggest in decades and disparities in vaccination access between countries could make the situation even worse, says a new report.
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Minneapolis and other US cities increase security ahead of Derek Chauvin trial verdict

With jury deliberations in Derek Chauvin's trial in the death of George Floyd expected next week, Minneapolis and other US cities are preparing for protests and possible civil unrest.
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2021/04/17

Trudeau warns Canada faces a serious third wave of Covid-19 cases as officials toughen lockdown measures

Canada is scrambling to deal with a punishing third wave of the pandemic as several provinces have broken records for new daily cases of Covid-19 and hospital and ICU admissions.
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NFT prices are already crashing. Was this rapid downturn inevitable?

Scam, pyramid scheme and tech speculation bubble -- such have been the more cynical responses to the meteoric rise of the NFT (non-fungible token) market. So has the boom gone bust already?
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Discarded PPE filling up landfills and oceans

In the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic, the shortage of PPE left many frontline healthcare workers painfully vulnerable. Now, the sudden mass production of PPE is adding to an already staggering amount of plastic waste in our landfills and oceans. CNN's Bill Weir reports.
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2021/04/15

Liz Cheney says she won't support Donald Trump in 2024

Wyoming Rep. Liz Cheney, told Fox News that she would not support Donald Trump if he ran for reelection in 2024.
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This country just cut two of its attack submarines in half

A French nuclear-powered submarine severely damaged by fire last year has been saved from the scrapyard -- by cutting it in two and welding the salvageable half to part of another decommissioned sub.
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The vaccine passport debate isn't new. Look back to the 1800s

Vaccine passports have been touted by some as our ticket to normalcy -- easily accessible proof of immunization and a reward for those who got their shots. They've also been called invasive and ineffective.
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2021/04/14

Amanda Seyfried reacts to her first Oscar nomination

Amanda Seyfried, who you may know as Karen in "Mean Girls," has been nominated for an Oscar for best supporting actress in "Mank."
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In a world of virtual runways, it was business as usual at Shanghai Fashion Week

At a Shanghai art museum built from converted oil tanks, an eclectically dressed crowd chattered excitedly and lamented the long wait for a showcase by Chinese fashion label, Private Policy. But attendees' impatience quickly dissipated as they were admitted to the venue and the brand sent its latest creations down a pink catwalk bathed in artificial fog.
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White House scrambles after Johnson & Johnson vaccine pause


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2021/04/13

Η νέα κυβέρνηση της Βενεζουέλας υπόσχεται να δώσει άδειες παραμονής στους μετανάστες

Ο εκλεγμένος πρόεδρος του Ισημερινού, ο συντηρητικός πρώην τραπεζίτης Γκιγιέρμο Λάσο, υποσχέθηκε χθες Δευτέρα ότι θα δοθούν άδειες παραμονής σε δεκάδες χιλιάδες...
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Ξεκινούν τη Δευτέρα οι εμβολιασμοί με Johnson & Johnson

Συνολικά 33.600 δόσεις του εμβολίου Johnson & Johnson αναμένονται στη χώρα μας αύριο, με τη χρήση τους να ξεκινά την προσεχή Δευτέρα. Tα εμβόλια της Johnson...
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Jeff Bezos 1, Joe Biden 0

Jeff Bezos one, Joe Biden nil.
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2021/04/12

Anti-Defamation League CEO calls for Fox News to fire Tucker Carlson

Tucker Carlson ignited backlash for his comments about "replacement" theory during a Fox News show. Anti-Defamation League CEO Jonathan Greenblatt speaks to CNN's Brian Stelter about Carlson's rhetoric and the ADL's letter to Fox News Media CEO Suzanne Scott.
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Woman suspected of killing her 3 young children, police say

A Los Angeles woman suspected of killing her three young children, all under 5 years of age, is now in custody police said Saturday.
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St. Vincent suffers power outage after La Soufrière volcano erupts

There has been a massive power outage on the Caribbean island of St. Vincent where La Soufrière volcano began erupting Friday, St. Vincent and the Grenadines National Emergency Management Organization reported Sunday.
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