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Amidst a worsening COVID-19 pandemic, Cuba has answered an urgent South African request for aid. 217 medical personnel, including family
New York mayor Bill de Blasio, who had endorsed Sanders in the primary, announced his support for the decision.
“We can only give advice to countries. We don’t have any mandate to force countries to implement what we advise
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Pfizer is one of the most popular stocks in Congress, with 48 lawmakers placing their bet on the drugmaker that
Law enforcement agencies have investigated many instances of intellectual property theft by Chinese nationals.
South Korea’s unification minister said regarding the circulation of rumors that they amounted to an “infodemic.”
Americans were more resilient, less vulnerable to social-media groupthink, and committed to going to work and washing their hands.
On this edition for Sunday, April 26, the latest on the coronavirus pandemic, the wait for life-saving elective surgeries may
It’s time to think creatively about how to safely open up civil society as well as the economy.
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A book on cocktail-making gives Catholics a new hobby for time stuck indoors.
This contagion has nothing to do with coronavirus.
On this edition for Saturday, April 25, the latest on the coronavirus as businesses around the globe slowly start to
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Muriel Spark on personal morality after social crisis
Napoléon visits plague victims (and does not social distance), skeletons dance, an archangel intervenes.
For the New York Times, it’s fine to question the money and influence behind advocacy groups—but only if they’re right-wing.
“The government has deliberately suppressed this evidence from the inception of this prosecution — knowing there was no crime by
Hawley says the commission as currently structured “isn’t capable of dealing with today’s tech issues.”
The journey from Sana’a to the far northeastern stretches of al-Jawf through the Empty Quarter is an arduous affair. A
(JIM WATSON/AFP via Getty Images) Lobbying spending spiked to near-record levels from January through March as powerful companies, trade groups
The government will add over $2 trillion to the national debt in the remaining six months, bringing total national debt
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo said that he agrees with Trump’s criticism of the World Health Organization’s early handling of
Reps. Angie Craig (D-MN) and Elissa Slotkin (D-MI). Both 1st term members have proven themselves to be strong fundraisers. Incumbent
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Oil prices have collapsed during the pandemic, with decreased demand bringing U.S. crude prices below zero earlier this week.
16,000 of those coronavirus deaths have occurred in New York, one of the hardest hit states with more than 260,000
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The House passed the bill, which includes $310 billion for the government’s phase-three Paycheck Protection Program, by a 388-5 margin.
The change comes after the initial $349 billion in emergency funding for small businesses ran out last week.
Rep. Donna Shalala (D-FL) (Alex Wong/Getty Images) Rep. Donna Shalala’s (D-Fla.) reelection campaign could be jeopardized as liberal and conservative
U.S. District Judge Virginia Kendall also said in her ruling that the police acted properly.
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As supply chains are reconstituted and some production re-domesticated, look for inflation, possibly in double digits.
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(Drew Angerer/Getty Images) The story is part of a series about lawmakers’ personal financial disclosures. OpenSecrets recently updated its personal
Due to the pandemic, the total number of jobless Americans has increased by 26.5 million, almost 16 percent of the
Australia’s chief medical officer Brendan Murphy said border restrictions could be the last mitigation measure to be lifted.
For Immediate Release: Contact: Brendan Quinn, 202-354-0110 WASHINGTON, April 23, 2020 – As fallout from recent allegations of insider trading
Dr. Rick Bright said in a statement that “clashes with political leadership” led to his sudden removal from the position.
Rep. Donna Shalala, the lone House Democrat appointed to the panel, did not publicly report over a half-dozen stock sales
(L-R) U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA), Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY), Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) and
There are plenty of ways to give litigation-wary businesses and institutions the reassurance they need to reopen, though none of