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Know Someone Who Is Building The Next Instagram Or Spotify? Nominate Them - Or Yourself! - For The Next Forbes 30 Under 30

22 minutes ago   |   Forbes

In the 10 years since we published the first Forbes 30 Under 30 list, the world has changed dramatically, but one thing has not: our history of spotting young innovators on the...
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What the Beirut blast tells us about fragility and risk

50 minutes ago   |   Fortune

Good morning. David Meyer here in Berlin, filling in for Alan. Like many people, I spent much of yesterday evening and this morning slack-jawed at footage of the devastation in...
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Germany is showing 'very concerning' signs of a second coronavirus wave, the country's doctors' union has warned

Germany is showing 'very concerning' signs of a second coronavirus wave, the country's doctors' union has warned

58 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Germany is starting to experience a second coronavirus wave, the head of its doctors' union warned. "We are already in a second, shallow upswing... There is a danger that we...
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Russian ambassador tells Britain: you exaggerate your political importance & London has become a haven for Russian criminals

Russian ambassador tells Britain: you exaggerate your political importance & London has become a haven for Russian criminals

1 hour ago   |   RT

If you live in Britain, Russia looms large in political discourse, but for those in Moscow, the UK barely registers. Now Russia's envoy to London has delivered a few home...
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Bad Ideas Are Very Popular

1 hour ago   |   FOX News

Back in the podcast dorm room. Dana Perino, former White House Press Secretary, co-host of Fox News Channel's "The Five" and host of "The Daily Briefing" and Chris Stirewalt...
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Ukraine reports record jump in coronavirus cases

3 hours ago   |   National Post

KYIV - Ukraine recorded a record daily jump of 1,271 coronavirus cases on Tuesday, the council of security and defense said.
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Australian State of Victoria Imposes Curfew and Closes Most Stores and Factories as It Hits New Coronavirus Record

5 hours ago   |   Time   |   2 articles

Victoria has reported a record daily coronavirus case total as Australia's second-most populous state enters its strictest lockdown since the pandemic began. The state had 725...
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Bill Gates lays out a possible timeline for a ‘stop-gap' COVID vaccine

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Microsoft Corp. founder and philanthropist Bill Gates urged the U.S. to take a more global approach in dealing with the coronavirus pandemic, saying while the nation leads in...
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Chasm grows between Trump and government coronavirus experts

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

WASHINGTON - In the early days of the coronavirus crisis, President Donald Trump was flanked in the White House briefing room by a team of public health experts in a seeming...
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Mike Trout calls for daily virus testing in return to Angels

Mike Trout calls for daily virus testing in return to Angels

8 hours ago   |   Saint Louis Today

Mike Trout remains skeptical about the wisdom of completing the full baseball season amid the coronavirus outbreak, and the Los Angeles Angels' three-time AL MVP would like to...
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Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Until recently, the medical experts on the White House coronavirus task force have walked a tightrope. But as deaths and infections surge, a divide has been growing between the... Read more ...

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

Navy finds human remains on sunken Marine tank off Southern California

The Navy on Tuesday located an amphibious tank that sank off the Southern California coast last week and is preparing to recover the human remains of troops believed to have... Read more ...

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

President Trump signs $3B-a-year plan to boost conservation, parks

Supporters say the act is the most significant conservation legislation enacted in nearly half a century. Opponents countered that the money isn't enough to cover the estimated... Read more ...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic...

'Save Space Camp' drive pulls in more than $1 million in days after pandemic losses threaten closure

A fundraising drive launched to help the U.S. Space and Rocket Center and Space Camp through the coronavirus pandemic has pulled in more than $1.1 million in just a few days. Read more ...

Progressive Activist Cori Bush Projected To Oust Longtime Missouri Rep. Lacy...

Progressive Activist Cori Bush Projected To Oust Longtime Missouri Rep. Lacy Clay

Rep. William Lacy Clay has represented the state's 1st Congressional District, around St. Louis, since 2001. Read more ...

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

Explosion in Beirut: Photos From a City Still Reeling From the Blast

A massive explosion rocked the capital city of Lebanon on Tuesday, causing widespread destruction and loss of life. So far, at least 60 people were killed in the blast and over... Read more ...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest...

Beijing complains to US about health chief Azar's visit to Taiwan, highest official since 1979

China has lodged stern representations with the United States over the upcoming visit of US Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar to Taiwan, the Foreign Ministry in... Read more ...

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Massive explosion shakes Lebanon's capital Beirut

Local news reported multiple people were wounded in the incident. Read more ...

Abreu, White Sox edge Brewers 3-2 for 6th straight victory

Abreu, White Sox edge Brewers 3-2 for 6th straight victory

MILWAUKEE - These don't appear to be the same old Chicago White Sox that have stumbled through seven consecutive losing seasons. Read more ...

Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 100, more victims remain under rubble...

Death toll from Beirut blast rises to 100, more victims remain under rubble - Lebanese Red Cross chief

The death toll from the powerful explosions in Lebanon's capital Beirut has grown to 100 and could increase even more, the head of the Lebanese Red Cross has warned. Lebanese... Read more ...