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It's Time for an Africa Policy Upgrade

It's Time for an Africa Policy Upgrade

11 minutes ago   |   Foreign Policy

Washington has sidelined Africa for too long. The Biden administration should take a new approach.
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Emissions growth slower than worst-case projections

17 minutes ago   |   Science Daily

New research reveals that emissions are not growing as fast as the UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's assessments have indicated - and that the IPCC is not using...
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Angry Farmers Choke India's Capital in Giant Demonstrations

1 hour ago   |   NY Times

Tens of thousands have arrived in tractors and trailers, many traveling hundreds of miles, to block roads into New Delhi and protest recently passed pro-market agricultural...
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Minnesota's Matchup Against Northwestern Canceled Due To Ongoing COVID-19 Concerns

1 hour ago   |   CBS   |   4 articles

MINNEAPOLIS - University of Minnesota athletics officials announced that Saturday's football game against Northwestern has been canceled due to COVID-19 concerns. The game will...
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Marijuana delivery regs get green light from cannabis commission

3 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

State regulators gave final approval Monday morning to new regulations that will reshape the legal marijuana industry to include home delivery with an initial period of...
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She's back! Biden plans to appoint notorious Russia critic Jen Psaki as next White House press secretary

She's back! Biden plans to appoint notorious Russia critic Jen Psaki as next White House press secretary

3 hours ago   |   RT

Joe Biden, the presumed US president-elect, has begun announcing his top team. His plan to appoint Jen Psaki, the face of Obama-era foreign policy, will likely raise some...
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Poll: Biden's 55% Favorability Rating Is Bolstered By Republicans

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

The share of Republicans who view Biden favorably increased by six percentage points to 12%, according to Gallup.
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Emerging sanctions-driven EU alliance with Navalny reeks of Western neo-colonial moves which helped destroy Russia in 1990s

Emerging sanctions-driven EU alliance with Navalny reeks of Western neo-colonial moves which helped destroy Russia in 1990s

4 hours ago   |   RT

The West's favorite Russian opposition figure has called for the EU to sanction pro-Kremlin ‘oligarchs'. Alexey Navalny doesn't appear to be against all ‘oligarchs' though...
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Biden looks to fill out economic team with diverse picks

4 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

By AAMER MADHANI President-elect Joe Biden is expected in the coming days to name several of his most senior economic advisers, a group that includes several liberal economists...
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OPEC+ may delay crude production hike while keeping one eye on US shale

OPEC+ may delay crude production hike while keeping one eye on US shale

5 hours ago   |   RT

Oil-producing coalition OPEC+, led by Russia and Saudi Arabia, will likely delay its planned two million barrels per day January increase in output, according to market...
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'Incredible outcome': Missing boater is found clinging to his capsized boat...

'Incredible outcome': Missing boater is found clinging to his capsized boat off Florida's east coast

A boater missing off the east coast of Florida was found alive Sunday, clinging to his capsized boat about 86 miles from shore. Read more ...

'America the Beautiful' is White House theme for Christmas

'America the Beautiful' is White House theme for Christmas

First Lady Melania Trump says the theme pays tribute to the “majesty" of the United States. Read more ...

Sunday was the busiest day for US air travel since the pandemic began

Sunday was the busiest day for US air travel since the pandemic began

More people passed through U.S. airport security checkpoints on Sunday than on any other single day since the coronavirus pandemic cratered air travel, according to the... Read more ...

President-elect Biden unveils inaugural committee

President-elect Biden unveils inaugural committee

President-elect Joe Biden is unveiling the committee that will lead arrangements for his Jan. 20 inauguration. Read more ...

Moderna to ask FDA for emergency clearance of COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna to ask FDA for emergency clearance of COVID-19 vaccine

Moderna said it will ask the feds to clear its experimental coronavirus vaccine for emergency use on Monday, adding to hopes that two inoculations could be available by the end... Read more ...

Beware of COVID-19 scams as vaccine approaches FDA approval

Beware of COVID-19 scams as vaccine approaches FDA approval

The coronavirus vaccine inching toward approval in the U.S. is desperately anticipated by Americans longing for a path back to normal life. But criminals are waiting, too. Read more ...

Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

Congress returns with virus aid, federal funding unresolved

After months of shadowboxing amid a tense and volatile campaign, Capitol Hill's main players are returning for one final, perhaps futile, attempt at deal-making on a... Read more ...

Seahawks vs. Eagles odds, prediction, betting trends for NFL ‘Monday Night...

Seahawks vs. Eagles odds, prediction, betting trends for NFL ‘Monday Night Football' game

Here's everything to know about betting on Seahawks vs. Eagles in Week 12, including updated odds, trends and our expert's prediction for "Monday Night Football." Read more ...

Dozens protest outside LA health chief's home over new COVID-19 restrictions

Dozens protest outside LA health chief's home over new COVID-19 restrictions

Roughly 50 demonstrators outside the Echo Park residence of Los Angeles County Public Health Director Barbara Ferrer on Sunday voiced their disgust with the three-week “safer... Read more ...

Gonzaga, Baylor stay atop AP Top 25; Va. Tech, Richmond in

Gonzaga, Baylor stay atop AP Top 25; Va. Tech, Richmond in

Gonzaga and Baylor remain the top two teams in first The Associated Press men's college basketball poll of the regular season. Read more ...