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Trump's national security advisor and his entourage were reportedly treated as 'human petri dishes' in Vietnam, as the US COVID-19 outbreak worsens every day

Trump's national security advisor and his entourage were reportedly treated as 'human petri dishes' in Vietnam, as the US COVID-19 outbreak worsens every day

17 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A delegation of US officials led by National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien were treated like "human petri dishes" during a visit to Vietnam, Bloomberg...
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China Ratchets Up The Pressure As Australia Stands Firm On Its Sovereign Interests

19 hours ago   |   Forbes

As China continues to slap tariffs and various restrictions on a growing number of Australian products, the country's prime minister says they're not going to surrender their...
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AP Week in Pictures: Asia

1 day ago   |   ABC News

NOV. 20-26, 2020 This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific. The gallery was...
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Share Prices Rocket As The Rare Earth Rush Is Rebooted

1 day ago   |   Forbes

Rare earth rush reboots as strong demand drives prices higher.
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Nearly 1/4 of hate crimes in Europe last year were anti-Semitic, new OSCE report shows

Nearly 1/4 of hate crimes in Europe last year were anti-Semitic, new OSCE report shows

1 day ago   |   RT

Attacks against the Jews accounted for roughly 25 percent of the hate crimes recorded by the OSCE's human rights watchdog across Europe last year. The new data was compiled in...
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Chinese President Xi Jinping Finally Congratulates Biden On U.S. Election Win

2 days ago   |   Forbes   |   4 articles

Russia, Mexico and Brazil have also held off congratulating Biden.
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RCEP: The World's Largest Trade Deal May Be Bad News For US Energy Exporters

2 days ago   |   Forbes

The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership links 15 Asia-Pacific economies and 1/3 of global GDP. But the United States and its fledgling energy exporters are watching...
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The Quad's Malabar Exercises Point the Way to an Asian NATO

The Quad's Malabar Exercises Point the Way to an Asian NATO

2 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

India, Japan, Australia, and the United States have a good model if they want to keep the peace without threatening China.
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The Dow's record run to 30K is nothing compared to the rally in these small caps

2 days ago   |   Fortune

Buongiorno, Bull Sheeters. After yesterday's record-breaking close, investors are pulling back slightly. Stocks in Europe and Asia have been retreating much of the morning, as...
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India likely to hold off on joining world's largest free-trade agreement in favor of bilateral deals, expert says

India likely to hold off on joining world's largest free-trade agreement in favor of bilateral deals, expert says

2 days ago   |   RT

New Delhi is unlikely to join the major free-trade agreement that unites 15 regional economies led by China and Japan. The world's fifth-biggest economy will reportedly focus...
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CDC sets meeting on allocation of COVID-19 vaccine

CDC sets meeting on allocation of COVID-19 vaccine

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices released its agenda Friday to discuss and vote on the "allocation of initial... Read more ...

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

With holiday parades and festivals canceled, stir-crazy families are looking for a safe way to create special memories. Read more ...

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

The official told the AP the federal government “will never execute an inmate by firing squad or electrocution unless the relevant state has itself authorized that method of... Read more ...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every NCAA game on Friday

Sporting News breaks down how to watch every game in Week 12 involving a Top 25 team on Black Friday. Read more ...

No. 3 Ohio State cancels game at Illinois after virus spike

No. 3 Ohio State cancels game at Illinois after virus spike

No. 3 Ohio State's game at Illinois on Saturday has been canceled because the Buckeyes have had a spike of COVID-19 cases this week. Read more ...

The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases - less than a week after hitting...

The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases - less than a week after hitting 12 million cases

Summary List Placement The United States surpassed 13 million coronavirus cases on Friday, just six days after it hit 12 million cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins... Read more ...

US Justice Department amends federal execution rules to allow death by...

US Justice Department amends federal execution rules to allow death by hanging, electric chair, gas chamber & FIRING SQUAD

The US Department of Justice has expanded rules governing executions to permit a wider rage of methods, including firing squads and electrocution, as five federal inmates are... Read more ...

‘Voters, not lawyers, choose the president': Appeals court shoots down Trump...

‘Voters, not lawyers, choose the president': Appeals court shoots down Trump suit in Pennsylvania

A federal appeals court panel forcefully rejected the Trump campaign's effort to throw out millions of Pennsylvania ballots, declaring the campaign's allegations of misconduct... Read more ...

Los Angeles residents ordered to stay at home until Christmas week, with all...

Los Angeles residents ordered to stay at home until Christmas week, with all gatherings BANNED. except for church & PROTESTS

Health officials in Los Angeles County have declared a new “safer-at-home” order, clamping down its Covid-19 restrictions to ban most gatherings for a three-week period, but... Read more ...

Ohio St. coach Day tests positive for virus, will miss game

Ohio St. coach Day tests positive for virus, will miss game

COLUMBUS, Ohio - Ohio State coach Ryan Day has tested positive for COVID-19 and will not be with the Buckeyes when they play at Illinois on Saturday. Read more ...