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ECB Urged to Extend Bank Dividend Ban Six Months by Watchdog

5 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Europe should extend its de-facto ban on bank dividends by six months, a top official at the European Central Bank's supervisory arm said, casting a shadow over investors'...
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Veteran German diplomat named to top OSCE post

7 hours ago   |   Star Tribune

Veteran German diplomat Helga Schmid, a key behind-the-scenes negotiator of the 2015 nuclear accord with Iran, was named Friday as the new administrative head of the...
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Step one in repairing U.S.-EU relations: a data privacy deal

Step one in repairing U.S.-EU relations: a data privacy deal

9 hours ago   |   Politico

U.S. and European officials are eager to start repairing transatlantic relations after four years of Trump-fueled tension. And according to digital trade experts, there's one...
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Pompeo Decries Hong Kong ‘Persecution' as Activists Head to Jail

13 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

U.S. Secretary of State Michael Pompeo accused Hong Kong of using the courts to engage in “political persecution” after prominent activists were detained and a former...
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Thousands rally in Moldova in support of pro-EU president

1 day ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

CHISINAU, Moldova - Political tensions soared in Moldova Thursday as thousands rallied against plans by the outgoing pro-Russian president to strip his pro-Western successor of...
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Why now is a great time to book a future cruise

Why now is a great time to book a future cruise

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

We're facing a long, cold winter with surging COVID-19 cases, but there is a bright spot for those longing for a vacation on the world's waterways. It's a great time to book a...
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How Biden could galvanize the world against Huawei

How Biden could galvanize the world against Huawei

2 days ago   |   Politico

Huawei's problems in Western capitals around the world may deepen under U.S. President-elect Joe Biden, who is expected to replace Donald Trump's combative diplomacy against...
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Britain OKs Pfizer vaccine and will begin shots within days

2 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By LAURAN NEERGAARD and DANICA KIRKA LONDON - Britain became the first country in the world to authorize a rigorously tested COVID-19 vaccine Wednesday and could be dispensing...
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Moderna asking US, European regulators to OK its coronavirus shots

4 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

Moderna Inc. said it would ask U.S. and European regulators Monday to allow emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine as new study results confirm the shots offer strong protection...
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The Big Tech Occupation

4 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

Big Tech has infiltrated the American homeland and is imposing speech laws that resemble those of Europe, challenging the authority and longevity of the First Amendment...
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Job growth slowed in November for a 5th straight month

Job growth slowed in November for a 5th straight month

America's employers scaled back their hiring last month as the viral pandemic accelerated across the country, adding 245,000 jobs, the fewest since April and the fifth straight... Read more ...

Trump orders troop withdrawal from Somalia

Trump orders troop withdrawal from Somalia

President Donald Trump has ordered the withdrawal of the majority of U.S. troops from Somalia by early next year, the Pentagon announced Friday. An estimated 700 U.S. troops... Read more ...

CDC urges for the first time that Americans wear masks indoors

CDC urges for the first time that Americans wear masks indoors

The CDC on Friday for the first time recommended that people wear masks at all times when they're not home, saying the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. has entered a phase of... Read more ...

House Approves Decriminalizing Marijuana, Bill To Stall In Senate

House Approves Decriminalizing Marijuana, Bill To Stall In Senate

The legislation removes cannabis from the list of federally controlled substances and expunges low-level convictions and arrests. But the GOP Senate is not expected to take up... Read more ...

Supreme Court to review rulings against Trump's Medicaid work rules

Supreme Court to review rulings against Trump's Medicaid work rules

The Supreme Court on Friday said it would consider the Trump administration's request to reinstate work rules for some Medicaid enrollees, even as President-elect Joe Biden... Read more ...

Gov. Murphy lashes out at Gaetz for appearance at Young Republican gala

Gov. Murphy lashes out at Gaetz for appearance at Young Republican gala

JERSEY CITY, N.J. - New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy admonished Florida congressman Matt Gaetz on Friday for attending a large gala event in the state after it was forced out of its... Read more ...

Trump Loves Winning But Keeps Losing His Election Lawsuits

Trump Loves Winning But Keeps Losing His Election Lawsuits

The president and his allies continue to mount new cases, recycling the same baseless claims with little or no luck. Read more ...

Wisconsin High Court Declines To Hear Trump Election Lawsuit

Wisconsin High Court Declines To Hear Trump Election Lawsuit

The state's Supreme Court sent the case to the lower courts without deciding on the merits of Trump's claims. Read more ...

Biden Says He'll Ask Americans To Wear Masks For At Least 100 Days To Fight...

Biden Says He'll Ask Americans To Wear Masks For At Least 100 Days To Fight COVID-19

The president-elect said he's also asked Dr. Anthony Fauci, the nation's top infectious disease expert, to serve as his chief medical adviser. Read more ...

Wisconsin High Court Turns Back Trump Suit

Wisconsin High Court Turns Back Trump Suit

A split Wisconsin Supreme Court on Thursday declined to hear President Trump's lawsuit attempting to overturn his election loss to Joe Biden in the battleground state... Read more ...