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Larry Kramer, Playwright and Outspoken AIDS
Larry Kramer, Playwright and Outspoken AIDS Activist, Dies at 84  The New York TimesRemembering Author And AIDS Activist Larry Kramer, Dead At 84 | NBC News  NBC NewsLarry Kramer, playwright and AIDS activist, dies at 84  The Associated PressLarry Kramer: Playwright and Aids activist dies at 84  BBC NewsLarry Kramer's Great Enduring Legacy - Slog  TheStranger.comView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:21 pm
GE Makes The Switch Away From Lightbulbs;
GE Makes The Switch Away From Lightbulbs; Sells Business To Savant Systems  NPRGE is saying goodbye to its 129-year-old light bulb business  CNNGE's stock surges after deal to sell GE Lighting business to Savant Systems  MarketWatchGE is selling its nearly 130-year-old lighting business  MSN MoneyGE Selling Century-Old Lighting Unit to Savant Systems  The New York TimesView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:11 pm
Pompeo says Hong Kong is no longer
Pompeo says Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from China, jeopardizing billions of dollars in trade  CNNPompeo declares that Hong Kong is no longer autonomous from China, threatening trade with U.S.  CNBCHow are you being affected by protests in Hong Kong?  The GuardianIn the midst of a crisis, China moves to crush Hong Kong’s autonomy  The Boston GlobeChina Crackdown on Hong Kong Threatens Global Order, EU Says  BloombergView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:43 pm
The Dow just punched above an important line
The Dow just punched above an important line in the sand that may signal that a record high is next  MarketWatchDow jumps 300 points, breaks above 25,000 as investors cheer the economy reopening  CNBCAre the Global Fund Flow and US-China Tension Related?  Market RealistDow Jones Futures Surge 400 Points; Warren Buffett-Backed StoneCo Soars 25% On Earnings  Investor's Business DailyS&P 500 rises on boost from bank shares  ReutersView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:07 pm
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Explains Why They
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Explains Why They Haven’t Deleted Donald Trump’s Tweets About Joe Scarborough, Says They Are Part of “Conversations Around What’s Happening”  DeadlineTwitter labeled Trump tweets with a fact check for the first time  CNNSeven tweets: On Donald Trump’s war against Twitter  New York Daily NewsTwitter and Trump on a collision course with the truth  USA TODAYTrump’s False Tweets, and Twitter’s Response  The New York TimesView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 12:55 pm
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Pompeo says Hong Kong no longer warrants
U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Wednesday China had undermined Hong Kong's autonomy so fundamentally that the territory no longer warranted special treatment under U.S. law, a potentially big blow to its status as a major financial hub.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:21 pm
Factbox: Where states stand as U.S. reaches
Less than four months after a 57-year-old California woman died and was later found to be the country's first COVID-19 fatality, the coronavirus U.S. death toll topped 100,000 people on Wednesday, according to a Reuters tally.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:20 pm
U.S. coronavirus deaths top 100,000 as
U.S. deaths from the novel coronavirus topped 100,000 on Wednesday even as the daily average death toll declines, businesses reopen and Americans emerge from lockdowns across the country.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:20 pm
U.S. Hong Kong response could include visa
U.S. President Donald Trump has a long list of possible responses to China's plans to impose a national security law on Hong Kong, including visa and economic sanctions, the top U.S. diplomat for East Asia said on Wednesday.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:20 pm
Minneapolis mayor calls for white police
Minneapolis Mayor Jacob Frey on Wednesday called on prosecutors to file criminal charges against a white police officer caught on a bystander's video pressing his knee into the neck of African-American man who later died at a hospital.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:18 pm
Source: The Independent
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Coronavirus tracked: How US deaths from
More people have now died from coronavirus in US than Vietnam War, 9/11 and all mass shootings combined
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 10:09 am
Coronavirus: How the US death toll came to
United States has lost nearly as many people to Covid-19 as Americans killed in the Vietnam, Korean, Afghanistan and Iraq wars combined, writes Alex Woodward
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 10:06 am
Floyd Mayweather Jr pictured without a face
'The images from Old Town Scottsdale this weekend are disturbing,' says mayor Jim Lane
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 9:58 am
Trump puts Obamagate theory centre stage in
Analysis: Mr Trump is threatening to hold up FISA reforms over Senate investigations that are already underway
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 9:55 am
Bill Clinton again denies visiting Jeffrey
Netflix's Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich includes an interview with a longtime island employee saying he saw the former president there
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 9:12 am
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Tesla price cuts show realism in face of
Overnight Tuesday, Tesla said it is cutting prices for its Model 3, S and X in North America by as much as 6%, and Model S and X vehicles in China by 4%.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:47 pm
Boeing is laying off more than 6,000
Boeing is laying off more than 6,000 employees this week in a bid to cut costs as the coronavirus roils demand for air travel. The company aims to reduce its head count, which numbered more than 160,000 in 2019, by 10%.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:43 pm
Dow rallies more than 500 points for a
Stocks rose for a second day on optimism about the reopening of the economy. However, a decline in tech shares kept the gains in check.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:29 pm
Brazil's Bolsonaro could soon be toppled,
Brazil has reported more cases over the last week than any other seven-day period since the outbreak began.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 12:41 pm
Trump hints at US withdrawal from
"After 19 years, it is time for them to police their own Country. Bring our soldiers back home but closely watch what is going on and strike with a thunder like never before, if necessary!" Trump tweeted Wednesday.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 12:40 pm
Source: BBC
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Meng Wanzhou: Huawei executive suffers US
A Canadian court has ruled that the extradition hearing of Meng Wanzhou can continue.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:59 pm
Thursday's gossip column: Liverpool want
Liverpool want Wolves winger, David Luiz may leave Arsenal soon, Chelsea interested in Argentina full-back, plus more.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:57 pm
Hong Kong 'no longer autonomous from China'
The US secretary of state says the territory no longer merits special treatment under US laws.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:34 pm
Formula 1's cost-cutting proposals approved
Formula 1's plan for cost-cutting measures is approved by the sport's governing body the FIA.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:32 pm
Nasa SpaceX launch: Big day called off
A late decision is made to delay the first astronaut launch to orbit from US soil in nine years.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:21 pm
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A new peak would mean a sudden spike in
Podcast | Expert advice | US cases | Tributes
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 12:30 pm
Coronavirus death toll surpasses 99,000
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Fauci implores Americans to wear masks in
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Posted on 27 May 2020 | 8:36 am
The world sacrificed its elderly in the race
Three months ago, as the novel coronavirus began to gain a foothold in countries across Europe, officials in the UK said they were still confident that the risk to the British public remained low.
Posted on 26 May 2020 | 3:10 am
This could be key in fighting Covid-19
Contact tracing is part detective work, part widely used public health method and experts believe it's a key strategy to fighting Covid-19.
Posted on 27 April 2020 | 12:14 pm
Source: NY Times
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Coronavirus Live Updates: More Than 100,000
Scientists are revising the timeline of how the virus spread. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said she would direct public school districts to share federal aid with private schools.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:26 pm
Larry Kramer, Playwright and Outspoken AIDS
He sought to shock the country into dealing with AIDS as a public-health emergency and foresaw that it could kill millions regardless of sexual orientation.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:19 pm
Tracking Coronavirus
See the extent of the coronavirus outbreak in the United States with detailed maps of cases by county.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:19 pm
SpaceX Launch Live Updates: Weather Delays
Follow SpaceX's launch of NASA astronauts aboard the Crew Dragon spacecraft.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:16 pm
Extradition of Meng Wanzhou, Huawei CFO,
A Vancouver court ruled that fraud charges against Meng Wanzhou in the United States would constitute a crime in Canada, opening the way for her extradition.
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 2:15 pm
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COVID-19 Antibody Tests Can Be Wrong Half
COVID-19 Antibody Tests Can Be Wrong Half The Time, CDC Says  HuffPostAntibody tests for Covid-19 wrong up to half the time, CDC says  CNNDon't waste coronavirus tests on those already showing symptoms. There's a smarter way.  USA TODAYCDC update: COVID-19 death rate predicted to be LESS THAN ONE PERCENT  BlazeTVExperts urge caution in interpreting COVID-19 antibody tests  Washington University School of Medicine in St. LouisView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 11:39 am
J.J. Watt doesn't want contract extension
J.J. Watt doesn't want contract extension with Texans: 'Would be the wrong move'  Yahoo SportsTexans' J.J. Watt focused on proving 'my worth,' not an extension  ESPNJ.J. Watt’s not looking for a contract extension  Yahoo SportsJ.J. Watt says he will not ask the Texans to extend his contract this offseason  CBS SportsTexans DE JJ Watt not currently seeking contract extension  NFL.comView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 11:27 am
What the new version of the NBA playoffs
What the new version of the NBA playoffs should look like  ESPNOpinion: NBA won't be able to please everyone as it faces tough decisions on resuming season  USA TODAYThe NBA’s possible July return at Disney World, explained  SB NationWhich superstars and teams will be in the NBA bubble? That debate is heating up  ESPNNBA looking increasingly likely to resume season at Walt Disney World  wdwmagic.comView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 11:12 am
HBO Max’s 80 Million Household Dead Spot:
HBO Max’s 80 Million Household Dead Spot: Why Streamer Isn’t on Roku or Amazon Fire TV  VarietyHBO Max: Watch These Feel Good Movies On the New Streaming Service Now  Showbiz Cheat SheetThe 11 Best Shows Streaming on HBO Max that Aren't 'Friends'  DeciderHBO Max Launch Reveals Impressive Library, Potential Netflix Challenge (Analysis)  VarietyHBO Max is live: Here's everything to know  CNET UKView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 11:09 am
New York City is working on how to reopen
New York City is working on how to reopen bars and restaurants, Mayor de Blasio says  CNBCDe Blasio warns of New York City's multibillion-dollar deficit amid coronavirus, pleads for aid  Fox NewsNew York State Lawmakers Weigh Coronavirus Relief Bills  The Wall Street JournalCity offers isolation hotels for more coronavirus patients  PoliticoDon’t blame density for COVID: The coronavirus shouldn’t become an excuse to make cities more spread out  New York Daily NewsView Full Coverage on Google News
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 10:46 am
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SpaceX launch canceled due to bad weather
The planned NASA/SpaceX launch out of Kennedy Space Center in Florida to the International Space Station was nixed on Wednesday due to bad weather. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:25 pm
US ends ALL BUT ONE sanctions waivers for
The US is giving foreign governments 60 days to wrap up work on Iranian nuclear facilities – 90 days for the civilian reactor in Bushehr – or face Washington’s sanctions, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 1:23 pm
Will conservatives finally 'infiltrate'
‘Justified’ actor and outspoken conservative Nick Searcy is challenging left-wing gatekeepers in Hollywood with a new studio venture intended to "run over" the system and speak straight to "heartland America." Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 12:48 pm
Huawei CFO's battle against US extradition
Meng Wanzhou, Huawei’s chief financial officer, has lost a key argument in her fight against extradition to the US, after a Canadian judge ruled that the charges would be seen as a crime in Canada and the case can move forward. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 12:47 pm
Teenage girl’s brutal ‘honor killing’
The alleged murder of a young Iranian teen by her father for running away with her older boyfriend has sparked public anger and prompted President Hassan Rouhani to push for harsher punishments for so-called 'honor killings'. Read Full Article at RT.com
Posted on 27 May 2020 | 12:41 pm