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France sees 'clear worsening' of Covid-19 outbreak, govt maintains strategy, says PM
FRANCE24, 12 Sep 2020
France is seeing an acceleration of the Covid-19 outbreak after a surge in infections but aims to avoid any new nationwide lockdown, Prime Minister Jean Castex said Friday.
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Coronavirus: Dr. Fauci, CDC Director Redfield testify on US COVID-19 response | LIVE
CA, 24 Sep 2020
Top U.S. infectious diseases expert Dr. Anthony Fauci and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Robert Redfield will testify ahead of a U.S.
Democrats propose bill to curb presidential abuses
AP, 24 Sep 2020
House Democrats are proposing a sweeping bill to curb presidential abuses, a pitch to voters weeks ahead of Election Day as they try to defeat President Donald Trump, capture th...
Report: Teachers at pricey NYC private school raise questions about pandemic prep
CBS, 24 Sep 2020
As New York City schools begin to reopen, one private school is being hailed as the most prepared for COVID.
LIVE: Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to Wisconsin political and business leaders
Reuters, 24 Sep 2020
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks to Wisconsin political and business leaders.
Trump Announces Restrictions On Cuba While Honoring Bay Of Pigs Veterans | NBC News NOW
NBC, 24 Sep 2020
President Trump announced new restrictions the treasury department will be placing on businesses tied to the Cuban government while honoring Bay of Pigs veterans at the White Ho...
I’m Trying to Topple Europe’s Last Dictator | NYT Opinion
NYT, 24 Sep 2020
In the video Op-Ed above, Svetlana Tikhanovskaya tells the story of her improbable rise from stay-at-home mom to revolutionary icon.
Belarus' Lukashenko secretly sworn in as opposition slams 'farce'
AFP, 23 Sep 2020
Belarus leader Alexander Lukashenko held his presidential inauguration in secret on Wednesday after claiming victory in disputed polls that his opposition rivals have described ...
Malaysia's Anwar Ibrahim seeks to replace PM
Al Jazeera, 23 Sep 2020
Malaysia could be set for more political upheaval just months after a new prime minister came to power.
Congressional Black Caucus holds press briefing
FOX, 23 Sep 2020
Members of the Congressional Black Caucus speak to press. Subscribe
Coronavirus: Are parasitic worms responsible for low fatality rates in Africa? | COVID-19 Special
DW, 23 Sep 2020
Africa has recorded a little over 1.4 million cases of coronavirus. That's less than a quarter the figure for the United States alone.
WATCH: Saudi Arabia King Salman's full speech at U.N. General Assembly
PBS, 23 Sep 2020
Saudi Arabia King Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud spoke Sept. 23 at the United Nations General Assembly.
Time please: How does a 10pm curfew affect bars?
ITV, 23 Sep 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has announced new lockdown restrictions
More Minorities Need to Be Included in Vaccine Trials, Fauci Says
Bloomberg, 23 Sep 2020
Sep.23 -- Dr. Anthony Fauci, head of the National Institute of
In full: Boris Johnson faces Keir Starmer at PMQs
Telegraph, 23 Sep 2020
Boris Johnson faces Keir Starmer at PMQs as the government considers alternative forms of financial support that could replace the furlough scheme.
Georgian Shepherd gives birth to 17 puppies
CGTN, 23 Sep 2020
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-09-23/Georgian-Shepherd-gives-birth-to-17-puppies-U1v0CxjWbS/index.html The size of the usual litter for a Georgian Shepherd is between...
Migrant crisis: EU to unveil long-delayed asylum plan to share responsibility
FRANCE24, 23 Sep 2020
Five years after Europe's migrant crisis, Brussels will propose on Wednesday that member states share the responsibility for asylum seekers under a "compulsory solidarity mechan...
'It's so disturbing... 200,000 deaths is too many'
BBC, 23 Sep 2020
As the US Covid-19 death toll passes 200,000, owners and directors of funeral homes across the country reflect on how the loss of life has affected the families and communities ...
Navalny released from Charite hospital, his condition improves
RT, 23 Sep 2020
Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny has been discharged from Berlin’s Charite hospital in Berlin, where doctors hope he will make a full recovery.
Metagenomics: mapping the mysteries of soil Food Revolution
FT, 23 Sep 2020
A typical teaspoon of agricultural soil contains more than a billion living organisms.
Trump and Xi trade barbs over Covid-19 as world leaders voice fears at UN’s 75th General Assembly
SCMP, 23 Sep 2020
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube World leaders took turns speaking at the opening of the United Nations General Assembly’s 75th an...