Tuesday, Oct 26, 2021
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Vietnam Factories Face Workers Exodus Amid Pandemic
Bloomberg, 11 Oct 2021
Oct.11 -- Factories in Vietnam are facing an exodus of workers as the country continues to grapple with the Covid-19 outbreak. This could worsen the ...
'No other choice': Afghans sell daughters as hunger and poverty bite
AFP, 26 Oct 2021
In Badghis province of Afghanistan, drought and extreme poverty lead to a heartbreaking trade of girls.
Texas deploys National Guard troops to southern border
FOX, 26 Oct 2021
National correspondent Bill Melugin has the latest from Spofford,
UN: 50% of Afghans face extreme hunger
DW, 26 Oct 2021
Severe hunger is gripping Afghanistan. With winter approaching, the situation could get even worse.
Badri-313: The Taliban brigade patrolling Kabul’s airport
Al Jazeera, 26 Oct 2021
More than two months since chaotic evacuations from Kabul's international airport after the Taliban's takeover of Afghanistan, things are slowly returning to something closer to...
Facebook, YouTube take down Bolsonaro video
Reuters, 26 Oct 2021
Facebook and YouTube have taken down a video of Brazilian President
AP-NORC/EPIC poll: Climate concerns majority in US
AP, 26 Oct 2021
As President Joe Biden heads to a vital United Nations climate change summit, an increasing number of Americans, 59 percent, view the climate crisis as a "very important" issue,...
Top Story with Tom Llamas - October 25 | NBC News NOW
NBC, 26 Oct 2021
More than 90 million Americans are impacted as severe weather
Don Lemon: Angry rhetoric on Facebook is like a drug
CNN, 26 Oct 2021
CNN's Don Lemon takes a closer look at the angry rhetoric and misinformation on Facebook as CEO Mark Zuckerberg responds to the massive document dump.
"Facebook papers" suggest platform did little to stop spread of misinformation
CBS, 26 Oct 2021
Thousands of pages of internal Facebook documents shared with journalists around the world are shedding light on the platform's approach to misinformation, hate speech and resea...
Record-breaking "bomb cyclone" weakens as it hits BC
CA, 26 Oct 2021
A massive mid-latitude cyclone made history on Sunday by becoming the strongest storm ever in the Pacific Northwest.
PBS NewsHour West live episode, Oct. 25, 2021
PBS, 26 Oct 2021
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Next round: shopping! | Jakarta mall equips staff with 'Squid Game' costumes
RT, 26 Oct 2021
The global ‘Squid Game’ craze has hit Lotte Shopping Avenue in Jakarta, Indonesia, with its own version seeing employees and security staff donning green and red costumes from t...
UBS Weighs Changes to Elite Global Family Office
Bloomberg, 26 Oct 2021
UBS Group AG is considering an end to the stand-alone status of its global family office, which caters to its wealthiest clients.
Facebook is making hate worse, whistleblower says night
BBC, 26 Oct 2021
Whistleblower Frances Haugen has told UK MPs Facebook is "unquestionably making hate worse", as they consider what new rules to impose on big social networks.
Press Preview: A look inside Tuesday's papers
Sky, 26 Oct 2021
We take a look inside Tuesday's newspapers with the Political Editors of the Daily Mirror and The Sun, Pippa Crerar and Harry Cole.
Facebook 'unquestionably' exacerbating hate, whistleblower tells MPs
Guardian, 26 Oct 2021
Much of the blame for the world's increasingly polarised politics lies with social networks and the radicalising effects of their services, the whistleblower Frances Haugen told...
Robert Peston: UK living wage set to rise to £9.50 in upcoming Budget
ITV, 26 Oct 2021
When Wednesday comes and the Chancellor presents his budget, he and the Prime Minister will nudge forward their commitment to end low pay.
Sudan coup: Military dissolves government and arrests leaders - Eye on Africa • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 26 Oct 2021
In tonight's edition: Sudan's military seized power early Monday. First soliders deployed to the capital, as the military declared a state of emergency.
Large protest against vaccine mandates in New York City
Global Report, 26 Oct 2021
Brian Moore's Full Contact Rugby: 'England's performance is more important than results' | Podcast
Telegraph, 26 Oct 2021
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