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Global Markets Mixed as Virus Cases Surge: Live Updates

A crude oil storage facility is seen in Cushing, Oklahoma, in May.

Global Markets Mixed as Virus Cases Surge: Live Updates Global Markets Mixed as Virus Cases Surge: Live Updates Here’s what you need to know: A crude oil storage facility is seen in Cushing, Oklahoma, in May.Credit…Johannes Eisele/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images The International Energy Agency warned Friday that the surge of coronavirus cases in nations like the United States and …

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Jair Bolsonaro, Global Warming, Sweden’s Economy: Your Wednesday Briefing

Jair Bolsonaro, Global Warming, Sweden’s Economy: Your Wednesday Briefing

Jair Bolsonaro, Global Warming, Sweden’s Economy: Your Wednesday Briefing Jair Bolsonaro, Global Warming, Sweden’s Economy: Your Wednesday Briefing (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering the Brazilian president’s positive coronavirus test, Sweden’s failure to benefit from not locking down and jobless Britons who are picking berries. Mr. Bolsonaro, 65, said he had been …

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Hong Kong Security Law Sets Stage for Global Internet Fight

Hong Kong Security Law Sets Stage for Global Internet Fight

Hong Kong Security Law Sets Stage for Global Internet Fight Hong Kong Security Law Sets Stage for Global Internet Fight Individuals, as well, have taken to self-censoring. Many have taken down posts, removed “likes” for some pro-democracy pages and even deleted accounts on platforms like Twitter, according to activists. Fears that WhatsApp would hand over data drove a spike in …

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Wall Street Follows Global Markets Higher: Live Updates

Airbus to Cut 15,000 Jobs: Live Business Updates

Wall Street Follows Global Markets Higher: Live Updates Wall Street Follows Global Markets Higher: Live Updates Wall Street starts the week with a rally. U.S. stocks followed global markets higher on Monday, extending their gains into a fifth consecutive day. The S&P 500 was up more than 1 percent in early trading. European markets were 1 to 2 percent higher, …

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New Trump Appointee Puts Global Internet Freedom at Risk, Critics Say

New Trump Appointee Puts Global Internet Freedom at Risk, Critics Say

New Trump Appointee Puts Global Internet Freedom at Risk, Critics Say New Trump Appointee Puts Global Internet Freedom at Risk, Critics Say WASHINGTON — When Michael Pack, a conservative filmmaker and ally of Stephen K. Bannon, recently fired the heads of four U.S. government-funded news outlets, many became alarmed that he would turn the independently operated organizations, as well as …

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Coronavirus: How Unesco are plugging the global gap in education

Coronavirus: How Unesco are plugging the global gap in education

Coronavirus: How Unesco are plugging the global gap in education Coronavirus: How Unesco are plugging the global gap in education At the height of the Covid-19 crisis 1.6 billion children from around the world were sent home and the school gates were closed. But this figure excludes the 258 million children who were already out of school with no access …

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Boris Johnson’s ‘Global Britain’: Inspired Vision or Wishful Thinking?

Boris Johnson’s ‘Global Britain’: Inspired Vision or Wishful Thinking?

Boris Johnson’s ‘Global Britain’: Inspired Vision or Wishful Thinking? Boris Johnson’s ‘Global Britain’: Inspired Vision or Wishful Thinking? LONDON — Prime Minister Boris Johnson and his pro-Brexit allies have long promised that once Britain broke free of the European Union, it could play a bold new role on the world stage — one they dubbed Global Britain. For a few …

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A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks

A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks

A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks A Truce, Not a Peace Treaty: A Global Economic Body Warns of Risks WASHINGTON — Markets have become too complacent as risks from the coronavirus pandemic threaten global prosperity, the Bank for International Settlements warned in its annual report. “The success of central banks in calming markets …

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Live Coronavirus Updates: Global Death Toll Surpasses Half a Million

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

Live Coronavirus Updates: Global Death Toll Surpasses Half a Million Live Coronavirus Updates: Global Death Toll Surpasses Half a Million Half a million people are dead as confirmed virus cases top 10 million. The global total of deaths from the coronavirus has passed 500,000, according to a New York Times database, while the number of confirmed cases surpassed 10 million. …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Global Cases Pass 10 Million

Coronavirus Live Updates: U.S. Sends Two Million Hydroxychloroquine Doses to Brazil

Coronavirus Live Updates: Global Cases Pass 10 Million Coronavirus Live Updates: Global Cases Pass 10 Million Coronavirus cases surpass 10 million worldwide, as deaths approach 500,000. The global total of coronavirus cases passed 10 million on Sunday, according to a New York Times database, as countries around the world struggled to keep new infection rates from reaching runaway levels while …

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