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Gerry Marsden death: Gerry and the Pacemakers star passes away aged 78

<p>Marsden with his MBE for services to charity at Buckingham Palace in December 2003. He helped raise more than £35m for good causes</p>

Gerry Marsden death: Gerry and the Pacemakers star passes away aged 78 Gerry Marsden death: Gerry and the Pacemakers star passes away aged 78 Gerry and the Pacemakers star Gerry Marsden, whose Sixties hits include “You’ll Never Walk Alone”, “Ferry Cross The Mersey” and “I Like It”, has died aged 78. Broadcaster Pete Price announced the news on social media …

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Vote to Legalize Abortion Passes Lower House of Argentine Congress

Vote to Legalize Abortion Passes Lower House of Argentine Congress

Vote to Legalize Abortion Passes Lower House of Argentine Congress Vote to Legalize Abortion Passes Lower House of Argentine Congress BUENOS AIRES — Argentine lawmakers took a major step on Friday toward legalizing abortion and fulfilling a promise of President Alberto Fernández, who has made women’s rights a central tenet of his government. The bill’s approval in Argentina’s lower house …

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Disney+ Passes 73 Million Subscribers as Streaming Takes Center Stage

Disney+ Passes 73 Million Subscribers as Streaming Takes Center Stage

Disney+ Passes 73 Million Subscribers as Streaming Takes Center Stage Disney+ Passes 73 Million Subscribers as Streaming Takes Center Stage Disney will hold a virtual investor day on Dec. 10 to further detail its direct-to-consumer plans. Some investors hope that Disney will use the session to announce a more pronounced foray into sports streaming. “We’re going to put a lot …

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Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons Passes Important Threshold

Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons Passes Important Threshold

Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons Passes Important Threshold Treaty to Prohibit Nuclear Weapons Passes Important Threshold A treaty aimed at destroying all nuclear weapons and forever prohibiting their use has hit an important benchmark, with Honduras becoming the 50th country to ratify the accord — the minimum needed for it to enter into force as international law. The United Nations …

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Seattle Passes Minimum Pay Rate for Uber and Lyft Drivers

Seattle Passes Minimum Pay Rate for Uber and Lyft Drivers

Seattle Passes Minimum Pay Rate for Uber and Lyft Drivers Seattle Passes Minimum Pay Rate for Uber and Lyft Drivers The Seattle City Council approved a minimum pay standard for Uber and Lyft drivers on Tuesday, becoming the second city in the country to do so. Under the law, effective in January, ride-hailing companies must pay a sum roughly equivalent, …

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India’s Covid-19 Death Toll Passes 100,000

India’s Covid-19 Death Toll Passes 100,000

India’s Covid-19 Death Toll Passes 100,000 India’s Covid-19 Death Toll Passes 100,000 SRINAGAR, Kashmir — More than 100,000 people in India have died from the coronavirus, the government said on Saturday, even as officials plan to lift more restrictions in hopes of reviving the crippled economy. India’s health ministry reported 1,069 new Covid-19 deaths, bringing the official total to 100,842, …

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Albert Pujols Passes Willie Mays in Home Runs, if Not Dominance

Albert Pujols Passes Willie Mays in Home Runs, if Not Dominance

Albert Pujols Passes Willie Mays in Home Runs, if Not Dominance Albert Pujols Passes Willie Mays in Home Runs, if Not Dominance Relegated to a part-time role for a basement-dwelling team, Albert Pujols — the man they used to call The Machine — stepped to the plate in the fifth inning of Friday’s face-off between the Angels and the Texas …

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Turkey Passes Law Extending Sweeping Powers Over Social Media

Turkey Passes Law Extending Sweeping Powers Over Social Media

Turkey Passes Law Extending Sweeping Powers Over Social Media Turkey Passes Law Extending Sweeping Powers Over Social Media In 2016, months before an attempted coup, Turkey moved even more aggressively to censor content on the internet, as the number of people prosecuted for insulting Mr. Erdogan in posts on social media skyrocketed. At the same time, internet trolls loyal to …

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‘I’ll be right eventually’: Trump again insists coronavirus will disappear as the US passes 140,000 deaths

'I'll be right eventually': Trump again insists coronavirus will disappear as the US passes 140,000 deaths

‘I’ll be right eventually’: Trump again insists coronavirus will disappear as the US passes 140,000 deaths ‘I’ll be right eventually’: Trump again insists coronavirus will disappear as the US passes 140,000 deaths Donald Trump continues to insist the coronavirus will “disappear”, despite the recent surge in cases in several states like California, Texas, Arizona and Florida, and in contradiction of …

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Coronavirus Live Updates: Four Months After First Case, U.S. Death Toll Passes 100,000

Coronavirus Live Updates: Sweeping Lockdown Gives Way to Patchwork of State Responses

Coronavirus Live Updates: Four Months After First Case, U.S. Death Toll Passes 100,000 Coronavirus Live Updates: Four Months After First Case, U.S. Death Toll Passes 100,000 The tally of coronavirus deaths in the U.S. has surpassed 100,000. Just over four months after the government confirmed the first known case, more than 100,000 people who had the coronavirus have died in …

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