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Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates on CDC and Michigan

Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates on CDC and Michigan Covid-19 Global News: Live Updates on CDC and Michigan Here’s what you need to know: People crowding for outdoor dining at a restaurant in Ann Arbor, Mich., last week.Credit…Emily Elconin/Reuters The director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said on Monday that Michigan needed to enact shutdown measures in …

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My Family’s Global Vaccine Journey

My Family’s Global Vaccine Journey

My Family’s Global Vaccine Journey My Family’s Global Vaccine Journey On Feb. 22, Mom texted that she and Dad had booked a March 11 appointment to get their first shots, followed by second doses in April. A day later, she reported that Dad hadn’t pressed the button to confirm the appointment on the online booking system and had lost the …

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U.S. Intelligence Report Warns of Global Consequences of Social Fragmentation

U.S. Intelligence Report Warns of Global Consequences of Social Fragmentation

U.S. Intelligence Report Warns of Global Consequences of Social Fragmentation U.S. Intelligence Report Warns of Global Consequences of Social Fragmentation Income inequality could grow worse, the report said, tying it at times to information inequality. The “trust gap” between an informed public that has faith in a government solution and a wider public with deep skepticism of institutions is growing, …

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Global Brands Find It Hard to Untangle Themselves From Xinjiang Cotton

Global Brands Find It Hard to Untangle Themselves From Xinjiang Cotton

Global Brands Find It Hard to Untangle Themselves From Xinjiang Cotton Global Brands Find It Hard to Untangle Themselves From Xinjiang Cotton Faced with accusations that it was profiting from the forced labor of Uyghur people in the Chinese territory of Xinjiang, the H&M Group — the world’s second-largest clothing retailer — promised last year to stop buying cotton from …

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Yellen Pushes for Global Minimum Tax Rate on Companies: Live Updates

Yellen Pushes for Global Minimum Tax Rate on Companies: Live Updates Yellen Pushes for Global Minimum Tax Rate on Companies: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: Janet L. Yellen made the case for a global minimum tax during a speech to the Chicago Council on Global Affairs.Credit…Andrew Harnik/Associated Press Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen made the case on …

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Seaspiracy: Viewers react to controversial Netflix documentary about global fishing industry

Seaspiracy: Viewers react to controversial Netflix documentary about global fishing industry

Seaspiracy: Viewers react to controversial Netflix documentary about global fishing industry Seaspiracy: Viewers react to controversial Netflix documentary about global fishing industry Viewers are reacting to Netfix’s new original documentary Seaspiracy, which sets out to explore the damage being done to marine life such as sharks, dolphins and whales by the global fishing industry. It features interviews with figures from …

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16 Global Design Concepts for an Unpredictable Future

16 Global Design Concepts for an Unpredictable Future

16 Global Design Concepts for an Unpredictable Future 16 Global Design Concepts for an Unpredictable Future By Julie Lasky, Lila Allen and Lauren Messman March 28, 2021 The challenges of the past year gave designers every reason to recede into the shadows, but creativity won’t be denied. If anything, they are finding inspiration in global upheaval. From hundreds of possibilities, here …

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Biden invites Russia, China to first global climate talks Paris Poland Russia Joe Biden Brazil

Biden invites Russia, China to first global climate talks Paris Poland Russia Joe Biden Brazil

Biden invites Russia, China to first global climate talks Paris Poland Russia Joe Biden Brazil Biden invites Russia, China to first global climate talks Paris Poland Russia Joe Biden Brazil President Joe Biden is including rivals Vladimir Putin of Russia and Xi Jinping of China among the invitees to the first big climate talks of his administration, an event the …

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How Do You Stage a Global Art Show Now? In South Korea, Curators Press On.

How Do You Stage a Global Art Show Now? In South Korea, Curators Press On.

How Do You Stage a Global Art Show Now? In South Korea, Curators Press On. How Do You Stage a Global Art Show Now? In South Korea, Curators Press On. The New York-based artist Cecilia Vicuña had intended to perform in Gwangju, the latest milestone in a meteoric late-career rise. But the Chilean-born artist, 73, opted to stay home. “Now …

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HBO Max Plans Global Expansion

HBO Max Plans Global Expansion HBO Max Plans Global Expansion Here’s what you need to know: A recut of “Justice League” by Zack Snyder is among the films available on HBO Max as AT&T looks to build out its streaming service.Credit…Warner Bros. Pictures HBO Max is going global. The new streaming platform, currently only available to U.S. subscribers, will launch in …

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