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FTX, Cryptocurrency Leader, Moves to Curb High Risk Trades

FTX, Cryptocurrency Leader, Moves to Curb High Risk Trades

FTX, Cryptocurrency Leader, Moves to Curb High Risk Trades FTX, Cryptocurrency Leader, Moves to Curb High Risk Trades A popular cryptocurrency exchange announced on Sunday that it was curbing a type of high-risk trading that has been blamed in part for sharp fluctuations in the value of Bitcoin and the casino-like atmosphere on such platforms globally. The move by the …

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Britain Introduces Measures to Curb Street Harassment and Violence Against Women

Britain Introduces Measures to Curb Street Harassment and Violence Against Women

Britain Introduces Measures to Curb Street Harassment and Violence Against Women Britain Introduces Measures to Curb Street Harassment and Violence Against Women LONDON — The British government on Wednesday unveiled proposals to curb the harassment of women on the streets, part of a wider crackdown on violence that comes months after a national outcry over the murder of Sarah Everard, …

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PG&E Aims to Curb Wildfire Risk by Burying Many Power Lines

PG&E Aims to Curb Wildfire Risk by Burying Many Power Lines

PG&E Aims to Curb Wildfire Risk by Burying Many Power Lines PG&E Aims to Curb Wildfire Risk by Burying Many Power Lines Pacific Gas & Electric announced an ambitious plan on Wednesday to put 10,000 miles of its power lines underground to prevent the kind of wildfires that led the utility to bankruptcy court in 2019. The project, which would …

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Tech Giants, Fearful of Proposals to Curb Them, Blitz Washington With Lobbying

Tech Giants, Fearful of Proposals to Curb Them, Blitz Washington With Lobbying

Tech Giants, Fearful of Proposals to Curb Them, Blitz Washington With Lobbying Tech Giants, Fearful of Proposals to Curb Them, Blitz Washington With Lobbying Ms. Pelosi pushed back on Mr. Cook’s concerns about the bills, according to two people with knowledge of the conversations. When Mr. Cook asked for a delay in the Judiciary Committee’s process of considering the bills, …

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Yuan Longping, Plant Scientist Who Helped Curb Famine, Dies at 90

Yuan Longping, Plant Scientist Who Helped Curb Famine, Dies at 90

Yuan Longping, Plant Scientist Who Helped Curb Famine, Dies at 90 Yuan Longping, Plant Scientist Who Helped Curb Famine, Dies at 90 SHANGHAI — Yuan Longping, a Chinese plant scientist whose breakthroughs in developing high-yield hybrid strains of rice helped to alleviate famine and poverty across much of Asia and Africa, died on Saturday in Changsha, China. He was 90. …

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U.S. Backs 15% Global Minimum Tax to Curb Profit Shifting Overseas

U.S. Backs 15% Global Minimum Tax to Curb Profit Shifting Overseas

U.S. Backs 15% Global Minimum Tax to Curb Profit Shifting Overseas U.S. Backs 15% Global Minimum Tax to Curb Profit Shifting Overseas Bruno Le Maire, France’s finance minister, said Friday the 15 percent proposal “could be a good compromise,” Reuters reported. “The key question is clearly to have a compromise and an agreement about the two pillars — digital taxation …

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William R. Harris Dies at 79; Hoped to Curb Risks of Nuclear War

William R. Harris Dies at 79; Hoped to Curb Risks of Nuclear War

William R. Harris Dies at 79; Hoped to Curb Risks of Nuclear War William R. Harris Dies at 79; Hoped to Curb Risks of Nuclear War This obituary is part of a series about people who have died in the coronavirus pandemic. Read about others here. For nearly four decades, William R. Harris devoted his career to safeguarding his fellow …

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Zimbabwe Releases Prisoners to Help Curb Coronavirus Spread

Zimbabwe Releases Prisoners to Help Curb Coronavirus Spread

Zimbabwe Releases Prisoners to Help Curb Coronavirus Spread Zimbabwe Releases Prisoners to Help Curb Coronavirus Spread HARARE, Zimbabwe — Zimbabwe released at least 320 prisoners from its jails on Saturday to ease congestion in the country’s notoriously overcrowded jails as a second wave of the coronavirus devastates the country. The move comes amid growing allegations that a government crackdown has …

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E.U. Set to Curb Covid Vaccine Exports for 6 Weeks

E.U. Set to Curb Covid Vaccine Exports for 6 Weeks

E.U. Set to Curb Covid Vaccine Exports for 6 Weeks E.U. Set to Curb Covid Vaccine Exports for 6 Weeks BRUSSELS — The European Union is finalizing emergency legislation that will give it broad powers to curb exports for the next six weeks of Covid-19 vaccines manufactured in the bloc, a sharp escalation in its response to supply shortages at …

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Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine Works Well and May Curb Virus Spread

Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine Works Well and May Curb Virus Spread

Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine Works Well and May Curb Virus Spread Johnson & Johnson’s Vaccine Works Well and May Curb Virus Spread The newly released documents, which include the F.D.A.’s first technical analysis of the company’s 45,000-person clinical trial, presented evidence that the vaccine was safe, with noticeably milder side effects than the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines and without any …

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