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World View: US Eviction Freeze Ends, Drought Draining Rivers, Taliban Claim...

Sep 06, 2021 AP Morning Wire Two safety nets that helped many in the U.S. through the COVID-19 pandemic are about to end. The remnants...

World View: Judge Suspends Texas Anti-Abortion Law, Taliban War on Drugs,...

Oct 07, 2021 The Associated Press Advancing the Power of Facts The Rundown Judge orders Texas to suspend new law banning most abortions AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — A federal...

World View: US $3.5T Budget, Taliban Surge, Iran & COVID, More

Aug 11, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Senate OKs Dems’ $3.5T budget in latest win for Biden WASHINGTON (AP) — Democrats pushed a $3.5 trillion framework for...

Report Details Trump’s Election Pressure Campaign

The Hill- A nearly 400-page report released by the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday caps an eight-month investigation into former President Trump’s efforts to...

World View:Belarus Air Piracy, Deadly Cable Car Crash, India Covid Deaths,...

May 24, 2021 Western officials have condemned Belarus for diverting an airliner and arresting a prominent opposition leader. Investigations are underway in Italy...

Pacific Nations Face ‘Lost Decade’ Due to Economic Cost of Covid

Guardian- Pacific Islands face greatest economic contraction in four decades, according to a new report from the Lowy Institute   Countries in the Pacific risk a...

World View: Some Haitians Freed in US, Biden Urges Vaccine Donation,...

Sep 22, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Officials: Many Haitian migrants are being released in US DEL RIO, Texas (AP) — Many Haitian migrants camped in a...

UN: Pandemic Forces Rising Number of People to Leave Homes

Michelle Nichols NEW YORK, June 18 (Reuters) - The number of people forced to flee their homes due to conflict, persecution and human rights abuses...

Global Inequalities: ‘COVID-19 Crisis Demands Human-Centred Policies’- ILO Director-General

The ILO’s Director-General told delegates at the opening virtual plenary sitting of the International Labour Conference that human-centred policies, such as those outlined in...

Pandora Papers: 4 takeaways Focus on Offshore Holdings – Pressure to...

By Aris Folley A massive leak revealing the secret assets of some of the world's most powerful figures is putting new pressure on global leaders to...

US Needs to Slash Greehouse Gases to Meet 2050 Goal

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States needs to set a target to slash its greenhouse gas emissions between 57% and 63% below 2005 levels...

Canada is Hosting the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health...

GENEVA (ILO News) – Toronto, Ontario, Canada is hosting the XXII World Congress on Safety and Health at Work under the theme of Prevention...

World View: Biden Europe Trip, Africa Vaccine Shortage, Colombian Killer Cops,...

  June 9, 2021 The Associated Press   The Rundown On 1st overseas trip, Biden to assure allies and meet Putin WASHINGTON (AP) — Set to embark on the first...

World View: Calif. Oil Spill Response, France: 330,000 Kids...

Oct 05, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Records show slow response to report of California oil spill HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard received...

World View: G-7 Afghan Nightmare, Pfizer OK, First Female NY Governor,...

Aug 24, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown G-7 grapples with Afghanistan, an afterthought not long ago WASHINGTON (AP) — Two months ago, the leaders of the world’s...

World View: Asia Corona Deaths Rising, Inside China’s Biggest Prison, More

Jul 22, 2021 AP Morning Wire Good morning. Here is today's selection of top stories from The Associated Press at this hour to begin the U.S....

US Census Upends Congress Seats In Some States

The U.S. Census Bureau has rolled out the first data from its decennial count of American residents, figures that will be used to apportion...

World View: UN Leaders Meet, Haiti Migrants, Afghan Horror, Biden on...

Sep 21, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown World leaders return to UN and face many escalating crises NEW YORK (AP) — World leaders will be back at...

I’m Not Trump: Biden Seeks to Reassure Worried Allies with UN...

By Niall Stanage The Hill President Biden’s debut speech to the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday could have been boiled down to a single...

World View: Biden in Europe, Europe Welcomes Tourists, Louisiana Cop Probe...

June 10, 2021 The Associated Press The Rundown Biden to lay out vax donations, urge world leaders to join MAWGAN PORTH, England (AP) — One year ago, the...

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