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Amazon Deforestation Falls Where Land Is Under Indigenous Control

4 minutes ago   |   Scientific American

President Jair Bolsonaro's government, meanwhile, has worked to erode Indigenous protections and ownership
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Sea life around Mauritius dying as Japanese tanker oil spill spreads

26 minutes ago   |   National Post

NAIROBI - Mauritian volunteers fished dead eels from oily waters on Tuesday as they tried to clean up damage to the Indian Ocean island's most pristine beaches after a Japanese...
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Once dangerous intersection now serves fresh produce in Paterson, New Jersey

36 minutes ago   |   ABC

A community came together to open an oasis of fresh produce for residents in Paterson where it can be tough for some to come by good grocery stores with fresh fruits and...
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Lebanese demand change after government quits over Beirut blast

2 hours ago   |   National Post

BEIRUT - Angry Lebanese said the government's resignation on Monday did not come close to addressing the tragedy of last week's Beirut explosion and demanded the removal of...
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GI Symptoms Often Tied to Behavioral Problems in Preschoolers

2 hours ago   |   Psych Central

New research finds that common gastrointestinal symptoms such as diarrhea, constipation and bloating are linked to troubled sleep, self-harm and physical complaints in...
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Zomato Draws Praise for Introducing Period Leave for Employees

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Zomato, a global food-delivery company based in India, drew praise for introducing the new policy. Its chief executive says there is no “shame or stigma” in applying for the...
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Why ‘Tron 3' Would Be A Box Office Disaster In The Making

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

Disney's 'Tron' has already twice tried and failed, in far more forgiving theatrical environments, to become a commercially viable cinematic franchise.
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Priced out of services, Venezuelans turn creative for water and gas

3 hours ago   |   National Post

CARACAS - Venezuelans are steadily losing access to cheap basic services from water to cooking gas that have helped them survive economic crisis, forcing many to find creative...
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Singapore crushes ivory from around 300 elephants to deter illegal trade

5 hours ago   |   National Post

SINGAPORE - Singapore started crushing nine tonnes worth of elephant ivory on Tuesday, in what authorities said was the biggest such event globally in recent years and signaled...
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How Hyatt's CEO is leading with empathy through COVID-19 and a corporate reckoning with racism

6 hours ago   |   Fortune

Our mission to help you navigate the new normal is fueled by subscribers. To enjoy unlimited access to our journalism, subscribe today . Hyatt Hotels CEO Mark Hoplamazian likes...
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New Zealand reinstates coronavirus restrictions after first...

New Zealand reinstates coronavirus restrictions after first locally-transmitted case in 102 days

New Zealand has reintroduced coronavirus restrictions in parts of the country after new locally transmitted cases broke the 102-day streak the country had gone without... Read more ...

A jeweler is making what may be the world's most expensive face mask

A jeweler is making what may be the world's most expensive face mask

An Israeli jeweler is making what may be the world's most expensive face mask at $1.5 million. Read more ...

Russia registers coronavirus vaccine, Putin says daughter already inoculated

Russia registers coronavirus vaccine, Putin says daughter already inoculated

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin says that a coronavirus vaccine developed in the country has been registered for use and one of his daughters has already been... Read more ...

Here's how long you can really eat leftovers without getting sick

Here's how long you can really eat leftovers without getting sick

If you've got a mound of leftovers and you're sick of eating them as-is, try converting just about any of it into a creative work-week lunch. Read more ...

Incredible video shows great white shark near boat off Florida coast

Incredible video shows great white shark near boat off Florida coast

Captain Kyle Rosenblatt says he's seen hammerheads and tiger sharks many times, but this is the first time he's ever seen a great white shark. Read more ...

Putin says Russia has approved coronavirus vaccine, one of his daughters has...

Putin says Russia has approved coronavirus vaccine, one of his daughters has received it

MOSCOW - Russia on Tuesday became the first country to officially register a coronavirus vaccine and declare it ready for use, despite international skepticism. President... Read more ...

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

In virus talks, Pelosi holds firm; Mnuchin wants a deal

Monday brought no new talks between Trump's team and negotiators on Capitol Hill as the president tries a go-it-alone strategy meant to circumvent the legislative standoff. Read more ...

Putin says Russia's first Covid-19 vaccine receives approval from health...

Putin says Russia's first Covid-19 vaccine receives approval from health ministry, his daughter was vaccinated

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‘I like him, but I don't feel the same way now': Trump claims Covid-19...

‘I like him, but I don't feel the same way now': Trump claims Covid-19 pandemic spoiled ‘very good relationship' with China's Xi

US President Donald Trump has said that his feelings towards his Chinese counterpart, Xi Jinping, have soured due to the coronavirus pandemic, adding that the pair used to... Read more ...

President Trump abruptly escorted from White House briefing by Secret Service

President Trump abruptly escorted from White House briefing by Secret Service

WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump has been abruptly escorted by a U.S. Secret Service agent out of the White House briefing room as he was beginning a coronavirus briefing... Read more ...