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Bill Gates says the pandemic wiped out 25 years of vaccine progress in 25 weeks

"The COVID-19 pandemic has not only stopped progress, it's pushed it backwards," Gates said. Poverty, vaccination rates, GDP, and reading scores are all taking a major dive. Ludovic Marin/AFP via Getty Images; Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, Goalkeepers 2020 On Monday, the Gates Foundation released its annual Goalkeepers report, meant to measure global progress on development goals including reducing poverty, improving access to clean water, healthcare, and vaccines, as well as more...
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Daniel Prude death: Rochester mayor sacks police chief over 'spit hood' case

Daniel Prude's death in March was a key event in months of unrest over racial injustice in the US.
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China coronavirus vaccine may be ready for public in November: official

Coronavirus vaccines being developed in China may be ready for use by the general public as early as November, an official with the Chinese Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said. China has four COVID-19 vaccines in the final stage of clinical trials. Phase 3 clinical trials were proceeding smoothly and the vaccines could be ready for the general public in November or December, CDC chief biosafety expert Guizhen Wu said in an interview with state TV late on Monday.
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Trump vows '1,000 times greater' response to any Iran attack

US President Donald Trump on Monday vowed that any attack by Iran would be met with a response "1,000 times greater in magnitude," after reports that Iran planned to avenge the killing of top general Qasem Soleimani.
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September 14 coronavirus news

The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. In many places, as countries reopen, Covid-19 cases are on the rise. Follow here for the latest.
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John Boyega Steps Down as Jo Malone Brand Ambassador

John Boyega announced he is stepping down as a brand ambassador for the British cologne company Jo Malone after he was cut out of the Chinese version of a commercial he originally conceived, directed and starred in. “I have decided to step down as Jo Malone’s global ambassador. When I joined the brand as their […]
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Netflix’s ‘Cuties’ Becomes Target of Politicized Backlash

At the heart of the backlash is the idea that “Cuties” is dangerously and irresponsibly sexualizing pre-teen girls, which, ironically, is what the movie itself is criticizing too.
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Amazon is taking on 100,000 new workers as hiring spree continues

Having taken on 175,00 new employees earlier in the year, Amazon is now hiring an additional 100,000 to deal with record demand caused by the coronavirus.
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Ex-Staffer Says Facebook Can’t Protect Other Countries From Political Manipulation: Report

Buzzfeed obtained a copy of a 6,600-word memo, posted by Sophie Zhang, and published excerpts of it Monday.
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Report: Ex-Staffer Says Facebook Can’t Protect Other Countries From Political Manipulation

Buzzfeed obtained a copy of a 6,600-word memo, posted by Sophie Zhang, and published excerpts of it Monday.
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Bomb Squad Investigating Possible Explosive Device In Roseville Neighborhood

ROSEVILLE (CBS13) — Roseville police and firefighters are investigating a possible explosive device in the 1400 block of Blossom Hill Way. Some homes surrounding the scene have been evacuated as a precaution. According to the Roseville Fire Department, the device is believed to be an old military-style mortar and it’s unknown if it is still charged. Officials said residents who live on Main Sail Circle, Chesapeake Drive, New England Drive, and New England Court will not be able to enter or exit ...
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Coronavirus Australia live update: regional Victoria restrictions to ease as state records 42 Covid cases and NSW seven

Victoria reports no deaths; South Australia to open borders to flights from the ACT. Follow all today’s newsFollow our global coronavirus live blogLatest NSW Covid-19 hotspots; Qld hotspots listLatest Queensland hotspotsNSW cases map; Victoria cases map 4.27am BST On the government’s gas announcement today (and the fuel security announcement yesterday) Anthony Albanese says:They ran a campaign for years saying that Liddell should stay open. What that did, of course, was provide uncertainty f...
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Daniel Prude death: Rochester mayor sacks police chief over 'spit hood' case

Daniel Prude's death in March was a key event in months of unrest over racial injustice in the US.
Tags: News, Rochester, Daniel Prude


Cuomo: We're stuck in an 'IDK, WTF' cycle

CNN's Chris Cuomo says President Trump is wrong to ignore the science on the climate crisis and the coronavirus pandemic.
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Hong Kong was once a safe haven from China. Now activists are fleeing the city by boat to Taiwan

For Ha Sze-yuen, the sea surrounding Hong Kong is more than just a backdrop for sunsets and beaches.
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US blocks some Xinjiang goods from China suspected of being made with slave labor

The Trump administration issued new import restrictions on Monday against Chinese companies it accuses of using slave labor, including products from suspected mass prison camps in China's western Xinjiang region.
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Trump administration blocks some Xinjiang goods from China suspected of being made with slave labor

The Trump administration issued new import restrictions on Monday against Chinese companies it accuses of using slave labor, including products from suspected mass prison camps in China's western Xinjiang region.
Tags: China, Cnn, Xinjiang, Trump


Pompeo's wife emailed State Department staff for help with personal Christmas cards, source says

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's wife asked State Department staff to help send personal family Christmas cards, according to an email exchange obtained by the State Department Office of Inspector General as part of an investigation into potential misuse of taxpayer resources, a source familiar with the investigation told CNN.
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'I need help': Pennsylvania mayor makes desperate plea after fatal police shooting of Ricardo Munoz in Lancaster

The mayor said budget cuts have hampered the police department's ability to respond to high-risk situations.
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Australia: Capital gains distributed to non residents by non fixed trusts – you have got a problem - Madgwicks

Recent decisions remind the extent which CGT applies where a non fixed trust distributes capital gains to a non resident.
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Al Kasha, Oscar-Winning Songwriter of ‘The Morning After,’ Dies at 83

Al Kasha, the songwriter who won Academy Awards in the 1970s for co-writing hit ballads for “The Poseidon Adventure” and “The Towering Inferno,” died Monday in Los Angeles. He was 83. No cause of death was immediately given. As part of a songwriting team with Joel Hirschhorn, Kasha received two Tony nominations, four Golden Globe […]
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Australia: Inside track: Healthcare – In the media - Holding Redlich

Links to media releases relating to the healthcare industry.
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Australia: Steriline Racing gains a colt following - Madderns Patent & Trade Mark Attorneys

Madderns lawyers congratulates one of its patent and trademark clients on their success.
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Australia: E-alert: Queensland land tax COVID-19 relief and foreign surcharge update - Broadley Rees Hogan Lawyers

Discussion about the recently introduced land tax relief packages and the land tax foreign surcharge.
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Australia: Update on the residential property market in the eastern suburbs of Sydney - Holman Webb

Property lawyer asks long term real estate market for his opinion on the property market in the eastern suburbs.
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Los Angeles officials say it is a miracle deputies who were shot in Compton survived

With authorities still looking for the man who shot two unsuspecting Los Angeles County sheriff's deputies on Saturday, Sheriff Alex Villanueva said Monday the fact that the pair survived is a "miracle."
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Myanmar: New trade mark registration system in Myanmar: Soft opening period to commence on 1 October 2020 - Spruson & Ferguson

New TM registration system in Myanmar that is slowly being introduced is closer to international TM practices.
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Eric Reid calls NFL's use of Colin Kaepernick in video 'diabolical'

Reid said what the NFL did was "hafl-hearted" at best.
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