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Coronavirus pandemic is an opportunity to create affordable cities

Every crisis shows cracks in the current system and points a glaring spotlight on the inequities that were overlooked before. ...


2 Tablighi Jamaat attendees quarantined in Andhra Pradesh

Krishna (Andhra Pradesh) [India], April 1 (ANI): Two persons, who had attended the Tablighi Jamaat event in Delhi's Nizamuddin area ...


Royals No More: Harry and Meghan Start Uncertain New Chapter

LONDON - Prince Harry and his wife Meghan officially make the transition Tuesday from senior members of Britain's royal family ...


Nearly 1,200 physical distancing warnings issued by Vancouver park rangers

Park rangers have issued about 1,200 warnings to people for not following physical distancing rules since the City of Vancouver ...


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Coronavirus cases on board USS Roosevelt soar, evacuations ordered

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. Navy is evacuating thousands of sailors from the nuclear-powered aircraft carrier USS Theodore Roosevelt in ...

U.S. military mobilizes in several states to combat Covid-19

WASHINGTON, DC - The U.S. military is rapidly ramping up its efforts to support the federal, and state governments in ...

United Nations to concider coronavirus resolutions

UNITED NATIONS - How should the U.N. General Assembly and its 193 member states respond to the coronavirus pandemic? Members ...

European leaders disagree on Covid-19 strategy

European leaders are struggling to agree on how to handle the coronavirus pandemic. Their most recent disagreements are undermining European ...

U.S. accepts help from Russia in fight against coronavirus

Moscow has the biological strains that Washington needs to create a vaccine against its 2020's uninvited guest.U.S. President Donald Trump ...

Worldwide cases of Covid-19 approaching 800,000

WASHINGTON, DC - As the cases of coronavirus worldwide approaches 800,000, deaths in the United States have now passed 3,700.The ...

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OverActive Media lays off employees

OverActive Media, which owns Overwatch League, Call of Duty League, League of Legends European Championship and Counter-Strike: Global Offensive teams, ...

US Again Postpones Immigration Hearings Because of Coronavirus

WASHINGTON - The U.S. government said on Wednesday that because of the coronavirus outbreak it had postponed court hearings for ...

Four more members of Senators organization test positive

The Ottawa Senators said Wednesday that four more members of the organization have recovered after testing positive for the coronavirus. ...

Coronavirus pandemic is an opportunity to create affordable cities

Every crisis shows cracks in the current system and points a glaring spotlight on the inequities that were overlooked before. ...

Toronto city permit pull has Canadian Open reassessing

Organisers of the PGA Tour's Canadian Open, the final tuneup for June's US Open, were reassessing options on Wednesday in ...

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Chinese markets rally, elsewhere stocks fall

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Thursday with good gains being made by markets in China, while ...


City in Philippines recruits sewers to produce masks

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines April 2 (PIA6) -- Hitting two birds with one stone, the local government of Philippines city Bacolod, ...


Dow Jones falls nearly 1,000 points as fears mount over virus

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks weakened sharply again on Wednesday as comments by President Donald Trump that the ...


Wimbledon set to be cancelled for first time since WWII

Wimbledon looks certain to be scrapped for the first time since World War II by tournament chiefs on Wednesday as ...


Japan's key index drops 4.50%, Asian markets otherwise mixed

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia closed sharply lower on Wednesday, except for Australia where the major index made ...


Companies in Ireland win financial backing from European Commission

DUBLIN, Ireland - The European Commission on Tuesday approved a €200 million support package for Irish companies impacted by the ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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