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The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant

The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant

The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant The UK Bans Travel from Latin America, Portugal Citing Concern About Brazilian Variant Britain said on Thursday that it would ban arrivals from Latin American countries and Portugal over fears of a coronavirus variant discovered in Brazil. In recent weeks, British authorities have already struggled to contain …

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Bans on U.K. Travelers Are Imposed Amid Concern Over New Virus Variant

Bans on U.K. Travelers Are Imposed Amid Concern Over New Virus Variant

Bans on U.K. Travelers Are Imposed Amid Concern Over New Virus Variant Bans on U.K. Travelers Are Imposed Amid Concern Over New Virus Variant Countries across Europe and beyond began closing their borders to travelers from the United Kingdom on Sunday, and the European Union set up a crisis management meeting, a day after Britain’s prime minister, Boris Johnson, ordered …

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Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation

Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation

Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation Nike and UEFA Express Concern Over Crisis at French Soccer Federation France’s soccer federation is coming under pressure from its main sponsor, the sportswear giant Nike, to explain what steps it is taking to address dysfunction within its senior management ranks, a workplace culture marked by bullying, misbehavior and …

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Covid Infections in Animals Prompt Scientific Concern

Covid Infections in Animals Prompt Scientific Concern

Covid Infections in Animals Prompt Scientific Concern Covid Infections in Animals Prompt Scientific Concern The decision this week by the Danish government to kill millions of mink because of coronavirus concerns, effectively wiping out a major national industry, has put the spotlight on simmering worries among scientists and conservationists about the vulnerability of animals to the pandemic virus, and what …

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Eli Lilly’s Antibody Trial Is Paused Over Potential Safety Concern

Eli Lilly’s Antibody Trial Is Paused Over Potential Safety Concern

Eli Lilly’s Antibody Trial Is Paused Over Potential Safety Concern Eli Lilly’s Antibody Trial Is Paused Over Potential Safety Concern A government-sponsored clinical trial that is testing an antibody treatment for Covid-19 developed by the drugmaker Eli Lilly has been paused because of a “potential safety concern,” according to emails that government officials sent on Tuesday to researchers at testing …

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Pompeo’s Quest to Redefine Human Rights Draws Concern at U.N.

Pompeo’s Quest to Redefine Human Rights Draws Concern at U.N.

Pompeo’s Quest to Redefine Human Rights Draws Concern at U.N. Pompeo’s Quest to Redefine Human Rights Draws Concern at U.N. WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is trying to drum up support at the United Nations for a new vision of human rights that prioritizes religious liberty and property rights, but European allies are concerned and showing little support …

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Trump’s postal service officials called to testify before House as concern mounts over threats to mail-in voting

Trump's postal service officials called to testify before House as concern mounts over threats to mail-in voting

Trump’s postal service officials called to testify before House as concern mounts over threats to mail-in voting Trump’s postal service officials called to testify before House as concern mounts over threats to mail-in voting The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. House Oversight Chairwoman Carolyn Maloney has invited …

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Taliban Executes Female Prison Guard, and U.N. Raises Concern Over Afghan Violence

Taliban Executes Female Prison Guard, and U.N. Raises Concern Over Afghan Violence

Taliban Executes Female Prison Guard, and U.N. Raises Concern Over Afghan Violence Taliban Executes Female Prison Guard, and U.N. Raises Concern Over Afghan Violence KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban abducted and executed a female prison guard in the eastern Afghan province of Ghazni, officials and relatives said Monday, as the United Nations expressed concern over the war’s unending toll on …

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Indonesia’s New Coronavirus Concern: A Post-Pandemic Baby Boom

Indonesia’s New Coronavirus Concern: A Post-Pandemic Baby Boom

Indonesia’s New Coronavirus Concern: A Post-Pandemic Baby Boom Indonesia’s New Coronavirus Concern: A Post-Pandemic Baby Boom The government vehicles began appearing in Indonesian towns and cities in May, equipped with loudspeakers blaring a blunt message. “You can have sex. You can get married. But don’t get pregnant,” health workers read from a script. “Dads, please control yourself. You can get …

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Americans See Climate as a Concern, Even Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Americans See Climate as a Concern, Even Amid Coronavirus Crisis

Americans See Climate as a Concern, Even Amid Coronavirus Crisis Americans See Climate as a Concern, Even Amid Coronavirus Crisis Americans’ positions on climate change have remained largely unshaken by the coronavirus pandemic and economic crisis, according to a new national survey that showed acceptance of the reality of global warming at record highs in some categories. In the report, …

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