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E.U. and U.K. Fight Over Coronavirus Vaccines: 'Solidarity Is Failing'

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

As vaccine production falls behind schedule, and the European Union lags in inoculating people, Brussels and London are lobbing threats and accusations at each other.
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Britain Faces Up to Painful Lessons After 100,000 Covid Deaths

6 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

It's almost exactly a year since coronavirus made its first impression on the U.K., when a government-chartered plane flew 83 British passengers home from Wuhan to a wind-swept...
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Investigators say a fire that killed Tony Hsieh may have been due to 'carelessness or even an intentional act'

Investigators say a fire that killed Tony Hsieh may have been due to 'carelessness or even an intentional act'

12 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement New details emerged Tuesday about the Connecticut fire that resulted in the death of Tony Hsieh , the former Zappos CEO, who died in November at age...
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COVID-19 live updates: San Francisco mayor says vaccine supply is 'insufficient, inconsistent'

12 hours ago   |   ABC

Mayor Breed says San Francisco's current vaccine supply is "insufficient, inconsistent and unpredictable" and remains the consistent restrain from their goal of vaccinating...
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Big Buyers Hit Pause Button as Bitcoin Surges

15 hours ago   |   Newsweek

Institutional interest in Bitcoin is flagging. "At the moment, the institutional flow impulse behind the Grayscale Bitcoin Trust is not strong enough for Bitcoin to break out...
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Video reveals eerily empty London amid strict COVID-19 lockdown

Video reveals eerily empty London amid strict COVID-19 lockdown

17 hours ago   |   New York Post

It's like a real-life “28 Days Later.” Eerie footage shows London almost completely deserted after a month of strict lockdown - including iconic locations used in the haunting...
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Sen. Ed Markey wrote a scathing letter to Mark Zuckerberg condemning Facebook groups as 'breeding grounds for hate' and 'venues for coordination of violence'

Sen. Ed Markey wrote a scathing letter to Mark Zuckerberg condemning Facebook groups as 'breeding grounds for hate' and 'venues for coordination of violence'

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement US Sen. Ed Markey wrote a scathing letter to Mark Zuckerberg condemning Facebook's method of recommending political groups to users on its platform. A...
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Fire officials release report on cause of New London fire that killed former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh

19 hours ago   |   Hartford Courant

New London fire officials released a report Tuesday that offered no definitive cause for the November blaze that killed former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, but pointed to candles...
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Tuchel's to-do list: From reviving misfiring Germans to avoiding political strife. new Chelsea boss has much on his plate

Tuchel's to-do list: From reviving misfiring Germans to avoiding political strife. new Chelsea boss has much on his plate

20 hours ago   |   RT

Thomas Tuchel is set to be appointed as new Chelsea manager imminently, and the German arrives with plenty to do if he is to turn around the club's dramatic demise in recent...
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Customer Service Shambles At Selfridges And Harvey Nichols - Why Premium Goods Need Premium Service

21 hours ago   |   Forbes

Selfridges is one of London's signature shopping experiences - curated, luxurious and service-orientated but taking this experience online during a pandemic-driven lockdown has...
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Sen. Patrick Leahy, who will preside over Senate impeachment trial, taken to...

Sen. Patrick Leahy, who will preside over Senate impeachment trial, taken to hospital for observation

The Senate's longest-serving current member has been taken to a hospital for observation after not feeling well. Read more ...

Democrats prep President Biden's COVID-19 aid package with or without GOP

Democrats prep President Biden's COVID-19 aid package with or without GOP

Senate Democrats are preparing to push ahead quickly on President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package - even if it means using procedural tools to pass the... Read more ...

A crocheted Bernie Sanders doll raised more than $40K for charity in an...

A crocheted Bernie Sanders doll raised more than $40K for charity in an online auction

A handmade crocheted doll inspired by the viral inauguration meme of Sen. Bernie Sanders raised more than $40,000 for Meals on Wheels America when it was sold in an online... Read more ...

Rand Paul: Impeaching Trump 'antithesis of unity'

Rand Paul: Impeaching Trump 'antithesis of unity'

Senators will take an oath Tuesday to ensure "impartial justice" as jurors in Donald Trump's historic impeachment trial, proceedings that will test Republican loyalty to the... Read more ...

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

Biden administration to boost vaccine supply next week

The Biden administration is giving states an approximately 17% boost in vaccine next week following complaints around the U.S. of severe shortages. Read more ...

Target employees receiving $500-plus in pandemic bonuses

Target employees receiving $500-plus in pandemic bonuses

That includes $500 bonuses to hourly team members and between $1,000 and $2,000 for store directors, executive team leaders and distribution center leaders. Read more ...

US judge derails Biden's vaunted 100-day deportation freeze after Texas sues

US judge derails Biden's vaunted 100-day deportation freeze after Texas sues

A federal judge, citing a lawsuit by the Texas Attorney General, has issued a two-week temporary restraining order shutting down US President Joe Biden's effort to halt all... Read more ...

Biden called Putin to discuss his ‘malign actions,' Navalny, Psaki says

Biden called Putin to discuss his ‘malign actions,' Navalny, Psaki says

President Biden on Tuesday called Russian President Vladimir Putin to put him on notice about his “malign actions,” White House press secretary Jen Psaki said. Psaki said that... Read more ...

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule

The Justice Department has rescinded a Trump-era memo that established a "zero tolerance" enforcement policy for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally, which... Read more ...

Only 5 GOP Senators Vote to Proceed With Trump Trial

Only 5 GOP Senators Vote to Proceed With Trump Trial

Senate Republicans voted overwhelmingly Tuesday against moving forward with Donald Trump's historic second impeachment trial, making clear a conviction of the former president... Read more ...