Rockets fired at Eritrean capital from Ethiopia, diplomats say

At least three rockets were fired at Eritrea's capital from Ethiopia on Saturday night, five regional diplomats said, a major escalation of a conflict pitting Ethiopian government troops against rebellious local forces in the Tigray region. At least two of the rockets hit Asmara airport, three diplomats said. With most communications down in Tigray and Eritrea, Reuters could not independently confirm the strikes.
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Canada: Canadian Patent Office Issues Guidance To "Cooperate" With Inventors Of Computer-Based Inventions - Bereskin & Parr LLP

To be patentable, an invention must meet four main criteria: it must be new, it cannot be obvious, it must be useful and, crucially, it must fall within the definition of "invention"...
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Singapore: Company Tax Residency Status In A Time Of COVID-19 - Withers LLP

IRAS has therefore released a COVID-19 Support Measures and Tax Guidance (‘Guidance Note') on 28 October 2020 to help address 2 specific issues.
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2-Month-Old Baby In PICU Following Alleged Child Abuse In Stockton; Father In Custody

STOCKTON (CBS13) – A 2-month old baby is in pediatric intensive care and the father is in police custody accused of child abuse, the Stockton Police Department announced on Friday. An investigation into the baby’s injuries began on Nov. 11 when UC Davis Medical Center advised police that the baby was admitted with serious injuries and was not expected to survive. Stockton police said the hospital told them the injuries were consistent with child abuse. Mugshot of Matthew Garcia, 24, who is accu...
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United States: Diversity In Practice: Navigating Pandemic & Protest, Episode 2 - Morrison & Foerster LLP

In the second episode of the Wetmore Fellow subseries, San Francisco Litigation Associate and Fellow alumni Ryan Romain hosts a discussion with MoFo Director of Associate Development and Women's Initiatives Janet Herman ...
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Storm Iota: Preparations under way in Honduras and Nicaragua

Forecasters say Tropical Storm Iota will strengthen to a hurricane as it hits Honduras and Nicaragua.
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Appeals court rules against El Paso's shutdown order amid Covid surge

There can only be "one captain of the ship," judge says in ruling in favor of the state.
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'All wars must end': Top US military official reportedly acknowledges 'it's time to come home' in memo

Defense Secretary Mark Esper. Reuters Former Defense Secretary Mark Esper was hesitant to withdraw additional US troops from Afghanistan, sending a classified memo about his worries to the White House earlier this month, according to The Washington Post. Esper's reported memo comes as his temporary successor, acting defense secretary Chris Miller, issued a memo saying, "it's time to come home." Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Former Defense Secretary Mark Esper was hesi...
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Singapore: Tech.Pass: A New Entry Point For Tech Entrepreneurs And Talent To Singapore - Withers LLP

Singapore's Economic Development Board announced on 12 November 2020 the launch of Tech.Pass, a new work visa program aimed at attracting highly skilled top-tier tech professionals...
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The SiftEase is a new way to clean your cat's litter box so you and your feline will both approve

There is no denying the conflict between the cuteness and utter joy we get from our cats, and the utter foulness they leave for us later in their litter box. Sifting through the litter box to uncover what they've left us and removing it before the entire house reeks is definitely not one of the upsides of cat ownership. — Read the rest
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'All wars must end': Top US military official reportedly acknowledges 'it's time to come home' in memo

"All wars must end," the acting defense secretary reportedly said in a recent memo to Defense Department employees.
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'The dreaded winter surge is here': Oregon governor limits social gatherings to six people, closes gyms and dine-in eating in a 'two-week freeze' to slow COVID-19 spread

ROBYN BECK / Contributor/Getty Images Oregon Gov. Kate Brown announced a statewide "two-week freeze" on Friday to slow the spread of COVID-19, which will be in place from November 18 to at least December 2. Under the policy, which Brown said is similar to the state's "stay home" order from March, social gatherings are limited to a maximum of six people from two households. Gyms, event venues, and other large public facilities must close, grocery stores and malls will be limited to 75% cap...
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Wayfair's Black Friday 2020 savings event just got even better with tons of new deals

The Wayfair Black Friday 2020 event is here with some of the biggest early savings on furniture and décor you won't want to miss—details.         [Author:]
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Trump Again Boasts He Won Pennsylvania And Georgia; Twitter Slaps Him Down

"Official sources" have called the election differently, Twitter snapped back, appending its fact-checking caveat.
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Covid: Care home visitors to trial regular testing

Family and friends will receive screening to allow them to visit loved ones without restrictions.
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Australia: Craig Shepard discusses current business challenges with Fear And Greed. - KordaMentha

This podcast discusses current business challenges and the implications of upcoming changes to Safe Harbour legislation.
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North Carolina city postpones $1 million funding resolution allocated for reparations to Black residents

A city in North Carolina has put on hold a vote on how to allocate $1 million in community reparations to Black residents.
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North Carolina city postpones $1 million in funding allocated for Black reparation

A city in North Carolina has put on hold a vote on how to allocate $1 million in community reparations to Black residents.
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The Same Old Dolphins Show: Next Fin Up (Chargers Preview)

Aaron and Josh are back to preview the Dolphins' upcoming game against Justin Herbert and the Los Angeles (not San Diego) Chargers. While Tua vs. Herbert is getting all the attention, there are other things to talk about, including the Dolp
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Fraser Island bushfire: residents urged to leave amid out-of-control blaze

The fire was burning from north of Lake Bowarrady in the vicinity of Awinya Road, south towards CathedralsResidents of Cathedrals on Fraser Island were urged to leave on Saturday as a significant bushfire burned towards the area and conditions deteriorated.The Queensland Fire and Emergency service said the blaze was expected to impact on the local community late on Saturday afternoon. It said people should follow their bushfire survival plans. Continue reading...
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Cyprus: Best Of Both Worlds: Protect Your Brand And Grow Your Business! - Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants

In its latest published report[i] EUIPO, citing the earlier common project study in cooperation with the EPO[ii], it was found that small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)
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The man who made flying affordable to millions of Indians

A new biopic pays tribute to Capt GR Gopinath who launched India's first budget airline.
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Laura Ingraham: 'Scranton Joe' Biden fooled millions of voters

'The Ingraham Angle' host claims Joe Biden promised to defend workers but has globalist, open-borders platform
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Cyprus: Michael Kyprianou & Co LLC's Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) - Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants

The world has been upturned with the impact of Covid-19 and climate change, which in fact, have highlighted the importance of engaging in CSR activities.
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Cyprus: Common Practice For A Common TM Problem - Michael Kyprianou Advocates & Legal Consultants

When advising a client in respect of trademark registration, the following question pops up quite often: What if we want to use different variations of the sign intended for registration, should we aim for 5-10
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Pranksters Kill Trump Campaign’s Voter Fraud Hotline

Trump's reelection campaign finally gives up on trying to gather phone complaints to back up its baseless accusations.
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Canada: A Decade In The Making: Federal Court Weighs In On Non-patentable Subject Matter - Lenczner Slaght

Many know Amazon as the world's largest online retailer, a mantle it carries, in part, because of just how easy it is to buy about anything
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Guernsey: Eight-Figure Sale Of St Julian's Court Shows 'Continued Confidence' In Guernsey Commercial Property Market - Carey Olsen

Lawyers from Carey Olsen's property team have advised the owners of St. Julian's Properties Limited on the sale of St Julian's Court in Guernsey for £13.785 million to an investor group led
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United States: We Can Work It Out: Overcoming Obstacles To Real Estate Workouts - Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP

Real estate lenders and borrowers everywhere are trying to figure out what to do with properties that are either sitting vacant or underperforming pre-pandemic expectations.
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European Union: Crowd Around – Europe's New Regime For Crowdfunding - Dillon Eustace

The following EU legislative measures were published in the Official Journal of the EU (OJ) on 20 October, 2020 and entered into force on 9 November 2020:
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