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China's economy could double in size by 2035, eclipsing US along the way - Bank of America

China's economy could double in size by 2035, eclipsing US along the way - Bank of America

19 hours ago   |   RT

In terms of post-Covid recovery, China is one of the fastest growing economies in the world and has a good chance to double its GDP by 2035, according to Helen Qiao, head of...
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An airline in Afghanistan says it just flew the country's first flight with an all-female crew - here's what it was like onboard

An airline in Afghanistan says it just flew the country's first flight with an all-female crew - here's what it was like onboard

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement A routine 90-minute flight in Afghanistan just made history. The country's only private airline, Kam Air, is celebrating its first flight with an...
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Belgians warned to shun govt-distributed masks as they may contain TOXIC chemicals

Belgians warned to shun govt-distributed masks as they may contain TOXIC chemicals

2 days ago   |   RT

Millions of cloth facemasks distributed by the federal government in Belgium in 2020 may contain toxic chemicals according to a newly-leaked report from Sciensano, the Belgian...
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This Hong Kong Startup Made The World's Smallest Mouse

2 days ago   |   Forbes

A Hong Kong startup made a coin-sized mouse.
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‘Like a Warm Hug From an Angel'

2 days ago   |   NY Times

For a handful of cultures across the globe, the Arab world among them, these distinct blankets deliver not only an impossibly warm, soft hug but a great sense of belonging.
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Covid-19's $24 Trillion Cost Means Economics Will Never Be The Same

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Kids who haven't been born yet will be paying off the Covid-19 era debt growing before our eyes.
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How Dole Asia's New $2 Million-A-Year Fund Is Seeking Solutions To End Malnutrition, Promote Sustainability

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Dole Asia's new $2 million a year Sunshine For All Fund is calling on startups, NGO's, social enterprises and investors for solutions to climate change, malnutrition and more...
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Apple Assembler Foxconn Revs Up Push Into Electric Vehicles With Fisker Deal

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Foxconn has already agreed to work on electric cars with Fiat Chrysler and Geely, among others.
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Why China Favors Democracy Over Dictatorship in Myanmar

Why China Favors Democracy Over Dictatorship in Myanmar

2 days ago   |   Foreign Policy

To secure Beijing's economic and regional interests, a reliable democratic government is better than an unpredictable and expansionist military junta.
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Mainland China Buoys Lagardère In A Tough Year For Travel Retail

2 days ago   |   Forbes

Sales contractions were widespread except in China which is now being viewed as an engine for growth until international travel shopping picks up again.
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Irv Cross, NFL veteran and CBS legend, dead at 81

Irv Cross, NFL veteran and CBS legend, dead at 81

Irv Cross, a key member of The NFL Today and CBS Sports for more than two decades following a career as a player and coach, died Sunday near his home in Roseville, Minn. He was... Read more ...

Collin Morikawa thanks Tiger Woods after history-making WGC win

Collin Morikawa thanks Tiger Woods after history-making WGC win

Collin Morikawa is just the second player, after Woods, to win a major and World Golf Championship event before age 25. Read more ...

Trump calls for breaking up Big Tech, says failure to restore freedom of...

Trump calls for breaking up Big Tech, says failure to restore freedom of speech would doom Republican Party

Former President Donald Trump has called for breaking up giant technology companies and taking away their Section 230 liability protections. He argued that the Big Tech mutes... Read more ...

Wake County to receive 5,000 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines

Wake County to receive 5,000 Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines

Thousands of single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines are expected to arrive in North Carolina in the upcoming week. Read more ...

Devils' slide continues in loss to Ovechkin, Capitals

Devils' slide continues in loss to Ovechkin, Capitals

NEWARK, N.J. - Alex Ovechkin broke a second-period tie and the streaking Washington Capitals welcomed back top goaltender Iyla Samsonov from an extended absence because of... Read more ...

Golden Globes 2021 live updates: All the winners from tonight's show

Golden Globes 2021 live updates: All the winners from tonight's show

Follow along with The Post's Golden Globes 2021 coverage as “Saturday Night Live” alums Tina Fey and Amy Poehler host the starry spectacle. Read more ...

Former Notre Dame nose tackle, NFL player Louis Nix found dead at the age of 29

Former Notre Dame nose tackle, NFL player Louis Nix found dead at the age of 29

JACKSONVILLE, FL. - Former Notre Dame star nose tackle Louis Nix was found dead at the age of 29 on Saturday, three days after he was initially reported missing by his... Read more ...

Trump teases 2024 run in CPAC remarks attacking Biden, Republican critics

Trump teases 2024 run in CPAC remarks attacking Biden, Republican critics

Donald Trump laced into his successor on Sunday, excoriating Joe Biden for what he called “the most disastrous first month of any president in modern history” and suggesting he... Read more ...

Watch: Arctic blast arrives

Watch: Arctic blast arrives

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Boston researchers played 'major role' in Johnson & Johnson vaccine...

Boston researchers played 'major role' in Johnson & Johnson vaccine development, doctor says

The head of the CDC has signed off on the FDA panel's recommendation, clearing the way for millions of doses to get shipped across the country. Read more ...