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  • Washington in Shock After Trump's Mob Riots
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    2021-01-08 03:35:45 UTC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — With 13 days left in President Donald Trump’s term, a nation shaken by the violence carried out in his name was left wondering what he might do next, and there was open talk in Washington of trying to force him from office early. Out of sight in the White House — and <a href="https://www.global-gathering.com/news/1939...
  • U.S. Suspends 25% Tariffs on French Imports
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    2021-01-07 19:02:26 UTC

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) -The United States has indefinitely suspended 25% tariffs on French cosmetics, handbags and other imports it had planned in retaliation for a digital services tax Washington says will harm U.S. tech firms, as it investigates similar taxes elsewhere. The U.S. Trade Representative’s office (USTR) said on Thursday ...
  • U.S. Capitol Terror: Four Deaths, 52 Arrests
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    2021-01-07 08:23:31 UTC

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) -Four people died and 52 were arrested, Washington D.C.’s police chief said, after supporters of President Donald Trump stormed the U.S. Capitol on Wednesday to stop Congress from certifying President-elect Joe Biden’s election victory. In a late night news conference, Metropolitan Police Department Chief Robert...
  • Biden: Our Democracy Is Under Unprecedented Assault
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    2021-01-07 07:58:26 UTC

    WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) — President-elect Joe Biden called Wednesday for the restoration of “simple decency” as a mob incited by his predecessor stormed the U.S. Capitol and delayed Congress from certifying the results of November’s election. Biden had planned to deliver a speech focused on how to revive the economy and provide financ...
  • Twitter Suspended US President Trump From Posting to Their Platform
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    2021-01-07 18:35:09 UTC

    San Francisco (AP) — In an unprecedented step, Facebook and <a href="https://twitter.com/TwitterSafety/status/1346970430062485505" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank">Twitter suspended President Donald Trump</a> from posting to their platforms Wednesday following the storming of the U.S. Capitol by his supporters.</p><p>Twitter l...
  • FACT CHECK: Liar-In-Chief's Falsehoods
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    2021-01-07 18:33:54 UTC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump pressed his hopeless case for overturning the election to a crowd of supporters Wednesday, fueling the grievances of a mob that then stormed the Capitol and disrupted the confirmation of President-elect Joe Biden’s victory. Drawing on baseless conspiracies, Trump unleashed a torrent of misinf...
  • Democrats to Control House, Senate for First Time in 10 Years
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    2021-01-07 18:33:27 UTC

    ATLANTA (AP) — Democrats won both Georgia Senate seats — and with them, the U.S. Senate majority — as final votes were counted Wednesday, serving President Donald Trump a stunning defeat in his turbulent final days in office while dramatically improving the fate of President-elect Joe Biden’s progressive agenda. Jon Ossoff and Rapha...
  • Pro-Trump Mob Breaches U.S. Capitol, One Dead
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    2021-01-07 02:11:35 UTC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — “Where are they?” a Trump supporter demanded in a crowd of dozens roaming the halls of the Capitol, bearing Trump flags and pounding on doors. They — lawmakers, staff members and more — were hiding under tables, hunkered in lockdowns, saying prayers, and seeing the fruits of the country’s divisions up close and vio...
  • Georgia Runoff: Black Voters Carry Democrats to Victory
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    2021-01-06 08:34:16 UTC

    ATLANTA (AP) — Democrat Raphael Warnock won one of Georgia’s two Senate runoffs Wednesday, becoming the first Black senator in his state’s history and putting the Senate majority within the party’s reach. A pastor who spent the past 15 years leading the Atlanta church where Martin Luther King Jr. preached, Warnock defeated Republica...
  • Georgia US Senate Runoffs: Democrats Are Clear Favorites
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    2021-01-06 08:34:04 UTC

    ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia officials began counting the final votes of the nation’s turbulent 2020 election season on Tuesday night as polls closed in two critical races that will determine control of the U.S. Senate and, in turn, the fate of President-elect Joe Biden’s legislative agenda. The two Senate runoff elections are leftovers f...
  • EU: Doctors, Nurses, Elderly Rolled Up Their Sleeves to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine
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    2020-12-27 21:41:01 UTC

    ROME (AP) — Doctors, nurses and the elderly rolled up their sleeves across the European Union to receive the first doses of the coronavirus vaccine Sunday in a symbolic show of unity and moment of hope for a continent confronting its worst health care crisis in a century. Weeks after the U.S., Canada and Britain began inoculations ...
  • Studies: Vitamin D, Zinc, Quercetin Could Prevent and Treat COVID-19
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    2020-12-28 19:25:25 UTC

    Should you have your vitamin D levels checked? Is taking a supplement enough to protect yourself, or at least to lower your chance of getting COVID-19? Studies reveals nine out of 10 COVID-19 deaths could have been prevented if people had adequate Vitamin D levels. Based on studies, it’s reasonable for children and adults to take an ad...
  • A New Social Media Platform With Incredible Features
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    2021-01-10 19:02:05 UTC

    <p><a href="https://glogat.com/signup" rel="noopener noreferrer" target="_blank"><strong>Glogat is a free social media platform</strong></a> that not only offers a way to stay connected globally, but also provides a number of useful features, such as blogging, video calls, livestreaming and sections to create news, videos and business ...
  • Donald Trump Ousts US Attorney General William Barr
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    2020-12-15 00:11:44 UTC

    U.S. President Trump says William Barr is out as attorney general. Attorney General William Barr resigned on Monday, ending a tenure in which the President Donald Trump loyalist carried the administration's "law and order" message but ultimately dealt the most credible blow to Trump's unfounded claims that the 2020 election was lit...
  • The Best Movies Coming Out In December 2020
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    2020-12-14 20:26:43 UTC

    Nicholas Barber picks 12 of the best films coming out next month, including a new Pixar animation, the Wonder Woman sequel and Chadwick Boseman's last film. <img alt="Films_december_2020" src="/system/images/14123/original/Films_december_2020.jpg?1607909479" class="fr-fic fr-dii"> (Credit: Netflix) <strong>Ma Rainey&rsquo;s Bla...
  • Hollywood's Long History of Misrepresentation of Irish
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    2020-12-18 02:50:45 UTC

    Wild Mountain Thyme and cinema's ridiculous Emerald Isle fantasies. Why Hollywood gets the Irish so wrong? Most stories told about Ireland are not for the Irish who live in Ireland, so 'Irishness' in Hollywood only serves the needs of those who will pay to see it. You're not obliged to. Unless you're teaching Irish cinema. - By John Ma...
  • U.S. Govt Accuses Facebook of Abusing Its Market Power to Crush Competitors
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    2020-12-09 23:53:02 UTC

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. government and 48 states and districts sued Facebook Wednesday, accusing it of abusing its market power in social networking to crush smaller competitors and seeking remedies that could include a forced spinoff of the social network’s Instagram and WhatsApp messaging services. The landmark antitrust lawsui...
  • Irish PM Says Chances of a Brexit- Deal at 50-50
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    2020-12-07 16:04:37 UTC

    BRUSSELS/LONDON (Reuters) - British and European Union negotiators made a last-ditch effort on Monday to bridge stubborn differences standing in the way of a post-Brexit trade deal, but they had at best 48 hours left to avoid a disorderly parting of ways at the end of this month. “EU-UK negotiations have entered the endgame, time is...
  • How to Make Pizza Like in Italy
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    2020-12-06 16:46:11 UTC

    The Margherita is the undisputed heavyweight champion of pizza. It’s the pizza that any pizza chef would order to get the measure of a new pizzeria because there is nothing to hide behind; no snazzy flavors to mask the quality of your ingredients, dough and skill with the oven. Here is Thom Elliot and James Elliot’s recipe from their n...
  • Will Five-Year Brexit Divorce End Messily?
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    2020-12-06 06:45:34 UTC

    <p>LONDON/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen instructed their negotiators to resume trade talks on Sunday in a last ditch attempt to bridge significant differences.</p><p>The decision to revive the long-running talks after they stalled on Friday over three of...
  • What To Do Immediately After A Car Accident
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    2020-12-06 20:11:47 UTC

    Car accidents, even just fender benders, are an unfortunate fact of life. Even though fewer cars are on the road during the pandemic—16% fewer according to Zendrive, a smartphone-based driving analytics app provider—drivers might be more distracted. Phone use while driving was up 38% after lockdowns started, according to a May study by...
  • Filing an Auto Insurance Claim
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    2021-09-02 01:52:21 UTC

    If you have recently been in a car accident, you may be uncertain about what to do. You're probably not surprised to hear that many people are unsure about what to do after an accident. Even the most cautious and experienced drivers can find themselves shaken up on the side of the road, assessing damage after an accident. So if you ...
  • Fact Check: Trump and His Accomplices Continue to Spread Falsehoods on Social Media
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    2020-12-04 02:46:11 UTC

    (Reuters) — Social media users have been sharing posts which claim to show a video of an employee of the electronic voting company, Dominion Voting Systems, manipulating and stealing voting data. However, a spokesperson for the Gwinnett County government and the voting system implementation manager for Georgia have explained that the p...
  • Car Insurance with OnStar Vehicle Data
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    2020-12-02 00:34:36 UTC

    <h2>Find the best cheap car insurance</h2> Nov 18 (Reuters) - General Motors Co on Wednesday launched an auto insurance program with the help of its OnStar subsidiary, joining a growing field of companies hoping to cash in on the vast amounts of data generated by increasingly automated and connected cars. The new auto policy is a...
  • Study: U.S. Students Falling Behind in Math During Pandemic
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    2020-12-04 02:45:15 UTC

    A disproportionately large number of poor and minority students were not in schools for assessments this fall, complicating efforts to measure the pandemic’s effects on some of the most vulnerable students, a not-for-profit company that administers standardized testing said Tuesday. Overall, NWEA’s fall assessments showed elementary...