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With New Law, Sweden Gains Power to Impose Coronavirus Restrictions

With New Law, Sweden Gains Power to Impose Coronavirus Restrictions

With New Law, Sweden Gains Power to Impose Coronavirus Restrictions With New Law, Sweden Gains Power to Impose Coronavirus Restrictions Sweden, which has long shunned lockdowns and face mask orders as tools in fighting the coronavirus pandemic, has given its government power to act more forcefully to stem the spread of the disease. Parliament on Friday passed an emergency law …

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Livestreaming Site Dlive Gains Popularity from Capitol Riots

Livestreaming Site Dlive Gains Popularity from Capitol Riots

Livestreaming Site Dlive Gains Popularity from Capitol Riots Livestreaming Site Dlive Gains Popularity from Capitol Riots But when a user changes the settings to allow “x-tagged” content to be viewed, streams with thousands of viewers discussing the riot at the Capitol quickly dominate the home page. In his stream on Thursday night, Mr. Fuentes, who had attracted 20,000 viewers, called …

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U.S. Jobs Report Expected to Show Dwindling Gains: Live Business Updates

A storefront in West Palm Beach, Fla. Job gains have been steadily slowing in recent months.

U.S. Jobs Report Expected to Show Dwindling Gains: Live Business Updates U.S. Jobs Report Expected to Show Dwindling Gains: Live Business Updates Here’s what you need to know: A storefront in West Palm Beach, Fla. Job gains have been steadily slowing in recent months.Credit…Saul Martinez for The New York Times New clues about the economy’s course — and the impact …

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Opioid Epidemic Settlement Offer, Worth $26 Billion, Gains Support

Opioid Epidemic Settlement Offer, Worth $26 Billion, Gains Support

Opioid Epidemic Settlement Offer, Worth $26 Billion, Gains Support Opioid Epidemic Settlement Offer, Worth $26 Billion, Gains Support The three major drug distributors and a large drug manufacturer are closing in on a $26 billion deal with state and local governments that would end thousands of lawsuits over the companies’ role in the opioid epidemic, according to people close to …

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Trump Seeks to Turn Israeli-Arab Accords Into Campaign Gains

Trump Seeks to Turn Israeli-Arab Accords Into Campaign Gains

Trump Seeks to Turn Israeli-Arab Accords Into Campaign Gains Trump Seeks to Turn Israeli-Arab Accords Into Campaign Gains WASHINGTON — When President Trump presided over a grandiose White House signing ceremony for new accords between Israel and two Arab states last week, his re-election campaign wasted little time cashing in. Two days after the event, his campaign released a slick, 30-second …

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In Britain, an Idea to Reduce Racial Inequality Gains Momentum

In Britain, an Idea to Reduce Racial Inequality Gains Momentum

In Britain, an Idea to Reduce Racial Inequality Gains Momentum In Britain, an Idea to Reduce Racial Inequality Gains Momentum That said, there are additional challenges to reporting on ethnicity that are distinct from gender reporting. The thorniest issue is privacy. Employers have to get their staff to voluntarily disclose their ethnicity. There will also be companies that lack enough …

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Disabled Do-It-Yourselfers Lead Way to Technology Gains

Disabled Do-It-Yourselfers Lead Way to Technology Gains

Disabled Do-It-Yourselfers Lead Way to Technology Gains Disabled Do-It-Yourselfers Lead Way to Technology Gains Not only are devices like prosthetics and hearing aids often not covered by insurance, but expert care is hard to find. Ms. Shew, for example, travels four hours for leg prosthetic care. Meanwhile, too much technology is designed around a perception of what’s normal. For example, …

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Habit: Petition to stop ‘Christianophobic’ film starring Paris Jackson as ‘lesbian Jesus’ gains 266,000 signatures

Habit: Petition to stop ‘Christianophobic’ film starring Paris Jackson as ‘lesbian Jesus’ gains 266,000 signatures

Habit: Petition to stop ‘Christianophobic’ film starring Paris Jackson as ‘lesbian Jesus’ gains 266,000 signatures Habit: Petition to stop ‘Christianophobic’ film starring Paris Jackson as ‘lesbian Jesus’ gains 266,000 signatures A forthcoming film starring Paris Jackson as Jesus has been met with an online petition to prevent its release. Denouncing the film, entitled Habit, as “Christianophobic garbage”, the petition has …

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Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America

Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America

Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America Virus Gains Steam Across Latin America “The situation is incredibly grave,” said Doctor Mauricio Diaz, who works in Leticia and described his hospital as “a parody” of a hospital. A few days ago, he said, four ventilators arrived. But the hospital’s wall outlets are broken, and “we haven’t been able to use them,” he …

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In Argentina, a Bid to Make Language Gender Neutral Gains Traction

In Argentina, a Bid to Make Language Gender Neutral Gains Traction

BUENOS AIRES — Three days into Argentina’s coronavirus lockdown, the country’s president called on men and women, Argentinos and Argentinas, to cooperate with the effort. He also appealed to “Argentines,” using a gender-neutral term that doesn’t exist in traditional Spanish grammar. It was not the first time President Alberto Fernández, who took office in December, publicly used gender-neutral language. But …

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