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Soccer-FIFA bribe allegations raise more questions over Qatar World Cup

6 minutes ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar has become the focus of fresh FIFA corruption allegations after the release of a new U.S. Department of Justice indictment which says bribes were...
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Are Books Essential?

8 minutes ago   |   Foreign Affairs

In his book The Burning House: What Would You Take? , Foster Huntington interviewed people across the United States, asking what they would grab if their homes were ablaze. His...
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US digital health startups raked in a whopping $3.1 billion in Q1 2020

US digital health startups raked in a whopping $3.1 billion in Q1 2020

8 minutes ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

This story was delivered to Business Insider Intelligence Digital Health Briefing subscribers earlier this morning. To get this story plus others to your inbox each day, hours...
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A top New York surgeon's coronavirus dispatches reveal sacrifice and resolve at the epicenter of the pandemic

A top New York surgeon's coronavirus dispatches reveal sacrifice and resolve at the epicenter of the pandemic

8 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

New York City's hospitals are bracing for a more coronavirus cases by adding additional beds, pulling in additional staff, and getting more equipment. Since March 15, Dr. Craig...
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‘Tiger King' spinoff at ID will investigate Carole Baskin's missing husband, more Joe Exotic

12 minutes ago   |   NY Daily News

Listen up, all you cool cats and kittens. Investigation Discovery thinks there's more to the Joe Exotic saga than even “Tiger King” unfolded. The network has greenlit a new...
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Coronavirus testing: Walgreens to expand drive-thru testing sites in 7 states with Abbott rapid results COVID-19 test

15 minutes ago   |   ABC   |   3 articles

Walgreens is expected to expand their drive-thru COVID-19 testing sites at 15 new locations in 7 states with the Abbottt ID NOW COVID-19 test.
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Former IBM CIO Has Driven A Remarkable Digital Transformation As COO Of World Fuel Services

17 minutes ago   |   Forbes

Jeff Smith was a CIO at companies ranging from IBM to Telstra before becoming COO of World Fuel Services. He brings to this role the heart of a technologist with the purview to...
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Biden: 'We cannot delay' November's general election

Biden: 'We cannot delay' November's general election

17 minutes ago   |   Politico

Former Vice President Joe Biden argued Monday that November's presidential election should not be delayed, even if the coronavirus pandemic forces changes to way voting is...
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Watch live: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio holds a press conference on the coronavirus outbreak

22 minutes ago   |   CNBC

The University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation predicts that deaths and resource use in New York state will peak this week.
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Spanish coffin maker works non-stop to meet grim wave of demand

24 minutes ago   |   National Post

MADRID - While most Spanish companies are shut amid the coronavirus pandemic, coffin-making firm Ataudes Chao has been working around the clock and hiring staff to meet...
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Authorities recover body of Maeve Kennedy McKean, search for missing son...

Authorities recover body of Maeve Kennedy McKean, search for missing son continues

The body of Maeve Kennedy Townsend McKean was recovered by authorities Monday after she and her son disappeared on a canoe in Maryland's Chesapeake Bay on Friday, officials... Read more ...

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

President Trump and Joe Biden speak by phone about coronavirus outbreak

The president said Biden offered suggestions on how to address the pandemic. Read more ...

Wisconsin supreme court rules gov can't postpone Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin supreme court rules gov can't postpone Tuesday's primary

Wisconsin's presidential primary will proceed on Tuesday - despite a last-ditch effort by the governor to postpone voting amid the coronavirus pandemic. The state Supreme Court... Read more ...

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

Rep. John Lewis endorses Joe Biden's presidential bid

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British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

British prime minister moved to intensive care after coronavirus symptoms worsen

One day after being hospitalized with coronavirus symptoms, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been taken to an intensive care unit after his condition worsened. Read more ...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus...

Wisconsin governor orders delay of Tuesday's election due to coronavirus; court challenge expected

Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers has issued an executive order to delay the state's scheduled Tuesday presidential primary election for two months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

With Boris Johnson hospitalized in intensive care, what's next for Britain?

With Boris Johnson hospitalized in intensive care, what's next for Britain?

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has been moved into intensive care, a day after being hospitalized with coronavirus. So, with the PM out of action, how will the British... Read more ...

WhatsApp puts limits on message forwarding to curb COVID-19 misinformation

WhatsApp puts limits on message forwarding to curb COVID-19 misinformation

Starting today, WhatsApp messages can only be forwarded to one chat at a time. What you need to know WhatsApp is tackling the spread of misinformation on its platform by... Read more ...

UFC getting private island to hold weekly fights amid coronavirus crisis

UFC getting private island to hold weekly fights amid coronavirus crisis

If you didn't fully grasp just how desperate Dana White is to run UFC fights amid the coronavirus pandemic, you will now. Not only is UFC 249 set to happen on April 18, but... Read more ...

India lifted its ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine - Trump's unproven...

India lifted its ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine - Trump's unproven coronavirus 'cure' - hours after the president threatened 'retaliation' if it didn't do so

India has lifted its partial ban on the export of hydroxychloroquine, the anti-malarial drug that President Donald Trump has repeatedly touted as a coronavirus prevention and... Read more ...