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US: Coronavirus Case Surge Hindering Economic Recovery

By Sylvan Lane The Hill An omicron-driven surge of COVID-19 is hindering the economic recovery from the pandemic. The swift, record-shattering spike in coronavirus cases has dampened consumer activity, spurred layoffs, and forced millions of Americans...

The Truth is Out There: US Supreme Ct. Rejects Trump’s...

The Supreme Court has rejected former President Trump's bid to block a trove of his administration's records from being handed to the Jan. 6...

WORLD VIEW: Hard Rocker Dies, Boris Johnson’s ‘Partygate,’ Putin’s Next Move,...

Jan 21, 2022 View in browser   The Rundown Meat Loaf, ‘Bat out of Hell’ rock superstar, dies at 74 NEW YORK (AP) — Meat Loaf, the heavyweight rock...

Meat Loaf, ‘Bat Out of Hell’ Rock Superstar, Dies at 74

By Associated Press   NEW YORK (AP) - Meat Loaf, the heavyweight rock superstar loved by millions for his "Bat Out of Hell" album and for...

WORLD VIEW: Europe-Living With Covid, 2nd Floyd Trial, Airport Scanners Tied...

Jan 20, 2022 View in browser The Associated Press The Rundown Europe considers new COVID-19 strategy: accepting the virus MADRID (AP) — When the coronavirus pandemic was first declared,...

Key Aspects About NY Atty. General’s Probe of Trump Family Business

New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) made waves detailing preliminary evidence from her office's investigation into former President Trump's family business and accusing...

Montserrat Covid Surge, 400m Free N95 Masks for Americans, England Ends...

Omicron & delta cause COVID-19 cases to surge on Montserrat Dillon De Shong' Loop   Montserrat’s Ministry of Health and Social Services received confirmation that the highly infectious omicron...

WORLD VIEW: Trump’s Shady Business Practices, World Airlines Fear 5G Chaos,...

Jan 19, 2022 View in browser The Associated Press The Rundown New York AG says Trump’s company misled banks and tax officials NEW YORK (AP) — The New York...

AT&T, Verizon to Delay 5G Rollout Near Certain Airports Over Flight...

By Caroline Vakil The Hill AT&T and Verizon on Tuesday each agreed to temporarily delay their 5G rollouts near certain airports amid concerns over possible...

REUTERS WORLD NEWS: Autocracies Outdo Democracies on Public Trust, Sunami-hit Tonga...

  The Reuters Daily Briefing Tuesday, January 18, 2022 by Linda Noakes Hello Here's what you need to know. Autocracies outdo democracies on public...

Tonga Tsunami: Ash Hampers Relief Efforts as Scale of Damage Emerges

BBC- Ash cloaking a runway has hampered relief efforts to Tonga, as the scale of the damage from a volcanic eruption and a tsunami...

WORLD VIEW: US & UK Probing Texas Synagogue Siege, N. Korea...

Jan. 17, 2022 View in browser  U.S. and British authorities continue investigating the weekend standoff at a Texas synagogue that ended with an armed British...

For US President Biden Things Go From Bad to Worse

The Labor Department announced on Wednesday that inflation jumped at its fastest rate in nearly 40 years in December, representing a 7 percent increase...

Ukraine Talks: Russian Official Won’t Rule Out Troops In Cuba, Venezuela

By Joseph Gobran Russian-led forces are expected to start leaving Kazakhstan this week after being deployed to help restore order Amid stalled...

WORLD VIEW: Djokovic Faces Deportation, Biden’s Setbacks, Europe Tightens Masks,...

Jan 14, 2022 View in browser The Associated Press The Rundown Double-fault: Visa revoked again, Djokovic faces deportation MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic faces deportation again after the...

UK: Boris Johnson’s Future on a Knife Edge After No 10...

Senior Tories call on PM to resign after Downing Street garden party admission Coronavirus – latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Boris Johnson says...

WORLD VIEW: China’s Covid Olympics, Djokovic in Australian Open Draw, French...

Jan 13, 2022 View in browser AP Morning Wire The Associated PrecHINA The Rundown China faces omicron test weeks ahead of Beijing Olympics TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — Just weeks before...

First Pig-to-Human Heart Transplant Offers Hope for Thousands

Karen Weintraub  USA TODAY A Maryland man has lived for three days with a pig heart beating inside his chest. The surgery, at the University of...

WORLD VIEW: Australia Hit with Omicron Wave, But Virus May...

Jan 12, 2022 View in browser The Associated Press Advancing the Power of Facts The Rundown Amid Djokovic backlash, Australia grapples with omicron wave SYDNEY (AP) — Like millions of...

Quebec, Canada: No Vax Tax to Hit Unvaccinated

Jan 11 (Reuters) - Quebec, Canada's second most populous province, is planning to force adults refusing to get COVID-19 vaccinated pay a "health contribution"...

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