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Global leaders urge G20 to tackle twin health and economic crises

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Letter calls for $8bn emergency fund to bolster health systems in world's poorer countries A group of 165 global leaders has called for immediate and coordinated international...
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Former Fox executives indicted in Fifa bribery scheme

18 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Multimillion dollar scheme involved kickbacks to Fifa officials for broadcast rights to the 2018 and 2022 World Cup Two former senior executives at Rupert Murdoch's 21st...
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US blocks millions of N95 face masks headed for Canada

21 hours ago   |   The Guardian

US officials stop shipment at 3M factory after Trump invoked Defense Production Act to stop exports to Canada and beyond Coronavirus - live US updates Live global updates See...
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Coronavirus: Journalists threatened and detained as multiple countries restrict pandemic coverage

1 day ago   |   The Independent

From Latin America to Russia, governments have tried to shape coverage so it avoids criticism or information that authorities deem harmful to public order
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'Nothing could be further from the truth': Mask-maker CEO fires back after Trump accuses company of not doing all it could to get masks to US healthcare workers

'Nothing could be further from the truth': Mask-maker CEO fires back after Trump accuses company of not doing all it could to get masks to US healthcare workers

3 days ago   |   Business Insider

3M CEO Mike Roman on Friday responded to a Twitter attack from President Donald Trump, saying that the company is doing all it can to deliver N95 masks to healthcare workers in...
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American Airlines cuts international summer schedule by 60 per cent

American Airlines cuts international summer schedule by 60 per cent

4 days ago   |   Business Traveller

The US carrier said the capacity cut includes an 80 per cent reduction in Pacific capacity, a 65 per cent reduction in Atlantic capacity and a 48 per cent reduction in Latin...
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United outlines international flying schedule for April

United outlines international flying schedule for April

8 days ago   |   Business Traveller

The carrier is operating just six daily flights to Asia, Australia, Latin America, the Middle East and Europe
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I traveled for over a year on less than $1,500 a month, and even made extra money by working remotely - here's how

I traveled for over a year on less than $1,500 a month, and even made extra money by working remotely - here's how

20 days ago   |   Business Insider

Mariel Townsend is a freelance consultant, content writer, and traveler. After years of working in finance making a six-figure salary, she felt burnt out and uninspired, and...
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From the UK to Sri Lanka: the Australians stranded around the world

20 days ago   |   The Guardian

Cancelled flights, airport shutdowns and soaring ticket prices all preventing people returning home Coronavirus - latest updates See all our coronavirus coverage Australians...
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The big picture: Massimo Vitali shoots a bustling Brazilian market

23 days ago   |   The Guardian

With split-second timing, the Italian photographer captures a tossed watermelon in mid-flight On the fringes of São Paulo, Brazil's biggest city, lies a massive fruit...
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Liked Tiger King? Netflix's new docuseries How to Fix a Drug Scandal is your...

Liked Tiger King? Netflix's new docuseries How to Fix a Drug Scandal is your next binge

The world raced through six hours of Tiger King on Netflix , desperate to see the bizarre lives of Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin played out before their eyes. And as always, the... Read more ...

Coronavirus in Ireland - 36 more fatal Covid-19 cases confirmed as death...

Coronavirus in Ireland - 36 more fatal Covid-19 cases confirmed as death toll reaches 210

36 MORE people have died from coronavirus in Ireland, it has been announced. Read our coronavirus live blog for the latest news & updates General view of a statue in Dublin as... Read more ...

After divorcing the richest man in the world, MacKenzie Bezos is one of the...

After divorcing the richest man in the world, MacKenzie Bezos is one of the world's 25 richest billionaires

When MacKenzie Bezos divorced Jeff Bezos in 2019 , after 25 years of marriage, she walked away with a 4% stake of Amazon worth nearly $40 billion. That stake alone puts her... Read more ...

Allstate is giving $600 million back to customers because there are fewer...

Allstate is giving $600 million back to customers because there are fewer car crashes during the coronavirus pandemic

Insurance giants are saving hundreds of millions of dollars thanks to the drop in filed claims as Americans stop driving. Allstate said it would return $600 million, or about... Read more ...

The CDC recommends covering your face in public during the coronavirus...

The CDC recommends covering your face in public during the coronavirus pandemic. Here's how people around the world are adapting their styling and beauty routines to the ubiquity of face masks

Across the globe , beauty and style trends are forming around face masks as they become more popular to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. On April 2, President... Read more ...

How the lockdown is being lifted across Europe

How the lockdown is being lifted across Europe

Governments in Europe are starting to think about their exit strategies As the coronavirus outbreak shows signs of peaking in Europe, many countries are planning on easing... Read more ...

James Bond's No Time To Die's director says it won't be re-edited as it is...

James Bond's No Time To Die's director says it won't be re-edited as it is ‘great as it is'

Caption: Picture: Universal Pictures James Bond No Time To Die The latest James Bond film, No Time To Die , will not be re-edited between now and it's November release date as... Read more ...

Boris Johnson's 'sense of humour' will help him beat Covid-19 - Vladimir Putin

Boris Johnson's 'sense of humour' will help him beat Covid-19 - Vladimir Putin

The Russian president is the latest world leader to send his well wishes to the Prime Minister, who remains in intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms worsened Read more ...

Photos and videos show Wisconsin voters trying to socially distance in line...

Photos and videos show Wisconsin voters trying to socially distance in line at the polls to cast ballots during a pandemic

As dozens of states have postponed their presidential primaries, Wisconsin's Tuesday election is still proceeding as scheduled. After the state legislature refused to delay the... Read more ...

Mystery behind Carole Baskin's missing husband to be focus of new documentary

Mystery behind Carole Baskin's missing husband to be focus of new documentary

Netflix's Tiger King has had viewers gripped around the world - but the big question we were all left with was what happened to Carole Baskin's husband Jack 'Don' Lewis? Read more ...