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Avengers directors Anthony and Joe Russo react to criticism on lack of diversity in Marvel films

Avengers directors Anthony and Joe Russo react to criticism on lack of diversity in Marvel films

Avengers directors Anthony and Joe Russo react to criticism on lack of diversity in Marvel films Avengers directors Anthony and Joe Russo react to criticism on lack of diversity in Marvel films The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Avengers directors brothers Joe Russo and Anthony Russo have …

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The Bachelor alum Rachel Lindsay calls out franchise’s ‘embarrassing’ lack of leads of colour

The Bachelor alum Rachel Lindsay calls out franchise’s ‘embarrassing’ lack of leads of colour

The Bachelor alum Rachel Lindsay calls out franchise’s ‘embarrassing’ lack of leads of colour The Bachelor alum Rachel Lindsay calls out franchise’s ‘embarrassing’ lack of leads of colour The Independent employs over 100 journalists around the world to bring you news you can trust. Please consider a contribution or subscription. Rachel Lindsay has called out The Bachelor franchise’s lack of …

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Andrew Lack Is Out as the Head of NBC News After a Stormy Tenure

Andrew Lack Is Out as the Head of NBC News After a Stormy Tenure

Andrew Lack Is Out as the Head of NBC News After a Stormy Tenure Andrew Lack Is Out as the Head of NBC News After a Stormy Tenure NBC Universal announced on Monday that Andrew Lack, the NBC News chairman since 2015, would leave the company by the end of the month. The announcement brings to a close Mr. Lack’s …

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Coronavirus: Queen’s Brian May criticises ‘horrendous’ lack of PPE for NHS workers

Coronavirus: Queen’s Brian May criticises ‘horrendous’ lack of PPE for NHS workers

Coronavirus: Queen’s Brian May criticises ‘horrendous’ lack of PPE for NHS workers Coronavirus: Queen’s Brian May criticises ‘horrendous’ lack of PPE for NHS workers Queen guitarist Brian May has called the expectation on NHS workers to “risk their lives” by working without personal protective equipment (PPE) “horrendous”. The musician told BBC News that he was “angry and sad” that those …

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Coronavirus: Nurses file lawsuits against New York state over lack of PPE and staff training

Coronavirus: Nurses file lawsuits against New York state over lack of PPE and staff training

Nurses in New York have challenged the ‘compromised health and safety’ of healthcare workers during the coronavirus pandemic with lawsuits against the state and two hospitals. The New York State Nurses Association (NYSNA) on Monday filed lawsuits against the New York State Department of Health, Westchester Medical Center and Montefiore Medical Center. The nursing union claimed on Monday that nurses …

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New York governor insists he has ‘no political agenda’ after sparring with Trump over lack of federal aid

New York governor insists he has 'no political agenda' after sparring with Trump over lack of federal aid

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has denied having any intentions to run for the White House after sparring with Donald Trump over a lack of federal assistance amid the coronavirus pandemic. The Democrat told reporters during a press briefing on Saturday that he had “no political agenda” or plans to hold higher office after his tenure as the state’s governor. “I’m …

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Electric Cars and the Lack of Charging in Cities

Electric Cars and the Lack of Charging in Cities

Many industry experts argue that, short of a Marshall Plan-type investment in infrastructure, government decrees to wean tens of millions of drivers off gas nozzles and onto plugs — among the greatest energy revolutions in history — are unrealistic. “The U.K. cannot approach a blanket ban on petrol, diesel and hybrid cars without a network that supports such a seismic …

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Despite Trump’s Optimism, Lack of Sports Could Extend Into the Fall

Despite Trump’s Optimism, Lack of Sports Could Extend Into the Fall

Although President Trump has expressed optimism that sports leagues could resume play “sooner than later,” sports leaders have been planning for a longer postponement of games and events, extending into the fall and possibly later. After meeting with the commissioners of several major sports leagues on Saturday, Mr. Trump discussed resuming sports in August, ESPN reported, though Mr. Trump later …

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Coronavirus: Trump clashes with governors over lack of testing kits in leaked call

Coronavirus: Trump clashes with governors over lack of testing kits in leaked call

A leaked recording shows Donald Trump telling governors on a conference call that the US was no longer facing a shortfall in coronavirus testing kits – even as the governors themselves reported severe problems in their own states, including a lack of testing materials and of personal protective equipment (PPE) for medical workers carrying the tests out. The audio recording …

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