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Chinese private corporate giants rocket in value despite Covid-19 pandemic

Chinese private corporate giants rocket in value despite Covid-19 pandemic

1 minute ago   |   RT

The coronavirus pandemic that is raging across the planet has not stopped China's biggest privately run corporations from soaring in value, the Hurun Research Institute...
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Let's pay people at least $1,000 to get a COVID-19 vaccine, some top economists and a former 2020 presidential candidate say

Let's pay people at least $1,000 to get a COVID-19 vaccine, some top economists and a former 2020 presidential candidate say

7 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The race for a safe and effective coronavirus vaccine appears to be bearing fruit nine months into a pandemic that has killed over 257,000 Americans...
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Experts Warn Of Erratic COVID-19 Testing Numbers After Thanksgiving

Experts Warn Of Erratic COVID-19 Testing Numbers After Thanksgiving

43 minutes ago   |   The Huffington Post

The result could be potential dips in reported infections that offer the illusion that the spread of the coronavirus is easing.
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Facebook's AI is mistakenly banning some small business' ads

49 minutes ago   |   Fortune

New York-based businesswoman Ruth Harrigan usually sells her honey and beeswax products in souvenir shops. But with Covid-19 pausing tourism, she's been almost entirely...
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"COVID tested" experimental flights to take off from JFK, Newark airports next month

59 minutes ago   |   ABC

Italian authorities will soon approve an experiment with "COVID tested" flights from three U.S. airports with the aim of eliminating the required 14-day quarantine for...
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City Without a Pulse

City Without a Pulse

1 hour ago   |   Politico

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. - The boardwalk is empty, the beaches are deserted, and the casinos, though partially reopen, are limping into their fifth month of severely curtailed...
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A Chilling Question Divides Europe: Open Ski Slopes or Keep Them Closed?

2 hours ago   |   NY Times

Leading up to the Christmas season, France, Germany and Italy will keep slopes shut, but Austria and Switzerland have vowed to reopen theirs, in Europe's latest struggle to...
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Midnight, but less mad: Annapolis adapts to holiday shopping during the coronavirus pandemic

2 hours ago   |   Baltimore Sun

Midnight Madness is still on this year, with shops in the city slated to stay open to midnight the first and second Thursdays of December and until 11 p.m. on the third Thursday.
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Anti-coronavirus restriction backlash on the horizon

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

The backlash is coming. It already seems clear that the first major political and culture eruption of the Biden years will be a roiling populist backlash against the next round...
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Fresh air can combat COVID-19. For Italy's most polluted town, in the shadow of a steel mill, opening the windows is not an option

Fresh air can combat COVID-19. For Italy's most polluted town, in the shadow of a steel mill, opening the windows is not an option

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement The coronavirus pandemic has brought painful changes all over the world - and in one Italian city, it has brought a dire situation into even sharper...
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Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Some restaurants hate delivery apps, so they're seeking alternatives

Despite seeking a new way to delivery, many restaurants are finding themselves tied to delivery services they hate, without a clear path out. Read more ...

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

New rule could allow poison gas, firing squads for US executions

The official told the AP the federal government “will never execute an inmate by firing squad or electrocution unless the relevant state has itself authorized that method of... Read more ...

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

Many turn to real Christmas trees as bright spot amid pandemic

With holiday parades and festivals canceled, stir-crazy families also are looking for a safe way to create special memories. Read more ...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first...

CDC's COVID-19 vaccine advisers set meeting to vote on who should get first doses

The CDC has already recommended that the first group should include front-line health providers and support personnel. Read more ...

Trump spent $3 million for a vote recount in Wisconsin's largest county to...

Trump spent $3 million for a vote recount in Wisconsin's largest county to support his baseless claim of ballot fraud but lost by even more than initially thought

Summary List Placement President-elect Joe Biden gained votes in Wisconsin's largest county on Friday after Trump's election campaign demanded a recount earlier this month. The... Read more ...

Ohio State vs. Illinois football game canceled Saturday due to positive...

Ohio State vs. Illinois football game canceled Saturday due to positive coronavirus tests

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Iranian president points finger at Israel after assassination of top...

Iranian president points finger at Israel after assassination of top military scientist near Tehran

President Hassan Rouhani has blamed ‘mercenaries of the usurping Zionist regime' for the assassination of Mohsen Fakhrizadeh, a military scientist, who was accused by Israel of... Read more ...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every...

College football schedule today: TV channels, start times to watch every NCAA game on Friday

Sporting News breaks down how to watch every game in Week 12 involving a Top 25 team on Black Friday. Read more ...

The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases - less than a week after hitting...

The US surpassed 13 million COVID-19 cases - less than a week after hitting 12 million cases

Summary List Placement The United States surpassed 13 million coronavirus cases on Friday, just six days after it hit 12 million cases, according to data from Johns Hopkins... Read more ...

US appeals court rejects Trump appeal over Pennsylvania race

US appeals court rejects Trump appeal over Pennsylvania race

PHILADELPHIA - President Donald Trump's legal team suffered yet another defeat in court Friday as a federal appeals court in Philadelphia roundly rejected its latest effort to... Read more ...