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In the time of pandemic, debt relief efforts need to go further

22 minutes ago   |   Al Jazeera

For the global economy to recover, not only the poorest but all nations in need should have access to debt relief.
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A former Obama official says the Biden administration has its work cut out for it to fix refugee resettlement and asylum

A former Obama official says the Biden administration has its work cut out for it to fix refugee resettlement and asylum

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement With a promised reversal of immigration executive orders and a stated commitment to begin to restructure the United States' asylum system, the Biden...
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On the same day China landed a probe on the moon, the US's massive telescope in Puerto Rico collapsed

On the same day China landed a probe on the moon, the US's massive telescope in Puerto Rico collapsed

1 hour ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement On Tuesday, the United States and China experienced vastly different events in the world of space exploration and observation. The Arecibo Observatory, a...
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U.K. approves Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine and will start distributing it next week

1 hour ago   |   Fortune   |   3 articles

The U.K. became the first western country to approve a Covid-19 vaccine with its regulator clearing Pfizer Inc. and BioNTech SE's shot ahead of decisions in the U.S. and...
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The UK approved Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine, the first Western nation to give it the green light

The UK approved Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine, the first Western nation to give it the green light

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   3 articles

Summary List Placement The UK has become the first Western country to officially have a new coronavirus vaccine, marking a potential exit route out of the pandemic. And it's...
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Asian shares mixed on growing hopes for stimulus, vaccines

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Obama says that 'snappy' slogans like 'defund the police' lose people 'the minute you say it'

Obama says that 'snappy' slogans like 'defund the police' lose people 'the minute you say it'

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Former President Barack Obama in an interview set to be released later on Wednesday emphasized that activists and politicians who want policing reforms...
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Australia bounces out of recession as economy grows 3.3%

2 hours ago   |   ABC News   |   2 articles

Australia has reported its economy grew by 3.3% in the third quarter as it rebounded from its first recession in nearly 30 years, according to new figures
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Biden told this immigrant rights activist 'vote for Trump' in a blunt exchange. He voted for Biden but is ready to push him hard on immigration reform

Biden told this immigrant rights activist 'vote for Trump' in a blunt exchange. He voted for Biden but is ready to push him hard on immigration reform

3 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Carlos Rojas Rodriguez made headlines in 2019 when a question about the Obama administration's immigration record received a blunt response from...
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Australia bounces out of recession as economy grows 3.3%

3 hours ago   |   Star Tribune   |   2 articles

Australia's economy grew by 3.3% in the third quarter, rebounding from its first recession in nearly three decades as it recovered from pandemic-related shocks, according to...
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Justice Department investigating an alleged 'secret lobbying scheme' to...

Justice Department investigating an alleged 'secret lobbying scheme' to obtain a presidential pardon

Summary List Placement The US Department of Justice is investigating an alleged "secret lobbying scheme" to obtain a pardon from President Donald Trump, according to court... Read more ...

The UK approved Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine, the first Western...

The UK approved Pfizer and BioNTech's COVID-19 vaccine, the first Western nation to give it the green light

Summary List Placement The UK has become the first Western country to officially have a new coronavirus vaccine, marking a potential exit route out of the pandemic. And it's... Read more ...

Salesforce is buying workplace messaging app Slack for $27.7 billion in its...

Salesforce is buying workplace messaging app Slack for $27.7 billion in its biggest deal ever

Summary List Placement Salesforce is buying workplace messaging app Slack for $27.7 billion, Salesforce announced on Tuesday. It is Salesforce's largest acquisition ever, and... Read more ...

Obama says that 'snappy' slogans like 'defund the police' lose people 'the...

Obama says that 'snappy' slogans like 'defund the police' lose people 'the minute you say it'

Summary List Placement Former President Barack Obama in an interview set to be released later on Wednesday emphasized that activists and politicians who want policing reforms... Read more ...

Apple names Genshin Impact as iPhone game of the year

Apple names Genshin Impact as iPhone game of the year

Apple has named the best games and apps of 2020, and Genshin Impact is the winner of the iPhone Game of the Year award. Read more ...

Walmart Plus is dropping its $35 shipping minimum just in time for the...

Walmart Plus is dropping its $35 shipping minimum just in time for the holiday season

Summary List Placement Walmart Plus is cutting its $35 shipping minimum for online orders on Walmart.com, just in time for the holiday season. The change to the subscription... Read more ...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is moving its Silicon Valley HQ to Houston, and...

Hewlett Packard Enterprise is moving its Silicon Valley HQ to Houston, and it's only the latest company to migrate from the tech region to Texas during the pandemic

Summary List Placement Hewlett Packard Enterprise is moving its headquarters from Silicon Valley to Houston, Texas, CNBC reported Tuesday . The company is constructing a new... Read more ...

CEO Marc Benioff says Salesforce's $27.7 billion acquisition of Slack brings...

CEO Marc Benioff says Salesforce's $27.7 billion acquisition of Slack brings his 'ultimate vision' for workplace collaboration to life

Summary List Placement Salesforce is buying workplace chat app Slack for the huge sum of $27.7 billion and CEO Marc Benioff say that the deal is the culmination of one of his... Read more ...

Biden unveils economic team including Yellen, embattled OMB pick Tanden

Biden unveils economic team including Yellen, embattled OMB pick Tanden

President-elect Joe Biden on Tuesday formally unveiled his economic policy nominees including Janet Yellen to be treasury secretary and already-beleaguered Neera Tanden to be... Read more ...

Mitch McConnell is said to be circulating a stimulus plan that doesn't...

Mitch McConnell is said to be circulating a stimulus plan that doesn't include any extra federal unemployment benefits

Summary List Placement Senate Republicans are circulating another slim coronavirus relief plan, The Washington Post reported on Tuesday. The five-page outline could form the... Read more ...