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 2021-01-26 23:00 

AP

Amid backlash, Harvard cancels class on policing strategy...

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Harvard University's engineering school has canceled a class that intended to evaluate a policing strategy based on U.S. military tactics after students raised concerns......

 2021-01-26 22:57 

Saudi Press Agency

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session...
 2021-01-26 22:57 

Saudi Press Agency

Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques Chairs Cabinet's Virtual Session 2 NEOM...
 2021-01-26 22:48 

AP

Police: Terrorism didn't motivate fatal Portland car attack...

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Investigators have found no evidence that terrorism, politics or any bias motivated a driver who repeatedly drove into people along streets and sidewalks in Portland, Oregon,......

 2021-01-26 22:45 

UPI

NBC orders Season 9 of 'Blacklist'...

NBC said Tuesday it has renewed its thriller, "The Blacklist," for a ninth season....

 2021-01-26 22:44 

Bahrain News Agency

WHO issues new clinical advice on treating COVID-19 patients...
 2021-01-26 22:43 

Bahrain News Agency

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Southern Governor chairs coordination council...
 2021-01-26 22:42 

IANS

Biden admin giving states 17% boost in vaccine supply next week...
 2021-01-26 22:42 

AP

Republican-controlled states advance bills to limit abortion...

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Four new proposed abortion restrictions passed the state House Tuesday in Montana, one of several states where GOP gains are lending more momentum to prohibitions on the......

 2021-01-26 22:42 

Bahrain News Agency

IMF: Vaccines will power 5.5% global economic growth in 2021...
 2021-01-26 22:39 

AP

Let down your hair: New Army rules for ponytails, nail color...

WASHINGTON (AP) — Female soldiers can let their hair down, and flash a little nail color under new rules being approved by the Army. But male soldiers will still have to shave.Army leaders......

 2021-01-26 22:37 

AP

Fox News hires Larry Kudlow; McEnany may be next...

NEW YORK (AP) — Trump administration alumni Larry Kudlow is joining Fox News amid reports that a colleague, former White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany, will soon be joining him.Fox......

 2021-01-26 22:37 

MOLDPRES News Agency

Moldovan president meets special representative of OSCE chairmanship-in-office...

Chisinau, 26 January /MOLDPRES/ - President Moldova Maia Sandu today had a meeting with Special Representative of the OSCE Chairmanship-in-Office for Transnistrian Settlement Thomas Mayr-Harting. According to the presidential press service, the discussion...

 2021-01-26 22:36 

AP

Lawyer says Pelosi laptop hasn't been recovered from suspect...

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — A laptop stolen from the offices of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi during the U.S. Capitol attack has not been recovered from the home or car of a Pennsylvania woman accused of......

 2021-01-26 22:33 

AP

AP Exclusive: DOJ rescinds 'zero tolerance' immigration rule...

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department on Tuesday rescinded a Trump-era memo that established a "zero tolerance" enforcement policy for migrants crossing the U.S.-Mexico border illegally, which......

 2021-01-26 22:32 

AP

Microsoft keeps chugging as pandemic continues...

REDMOND, Wash. (AP) — As the pandemic raged through the U.S., Microsoft's business continued chugging ahead and beat Wall Street expectations for the last three months of 2020, powered by ongoing......

 2021-01-26 22:31 

BloombergQuint

Britain Faces Up to Painful Lessons After 100,000 Covid Deaths...

Britain Faces Up to Painful Lessons After 100,000 Covid Deaths...

 2021-01-26 22:30 

AP

Kerry aims to talk US back into a lead role in climate fight...

From a wood-paneled library in his Boston mansion, new climate envoy John Kerry is talking the U.S. back into a leading role in global climate action, making clear the nation isn't just revving up......

 2021-01-26 22:27 

BloombergQuint

Starbucks COO Exits to Be CEO Elsewhere, Jolting Leadership Team...

Starbucks COO Exits to Be CEO Elsewhere, Jolting Leadership Team...

 2021-01-26 22:27 

UPI

Study: Children who use touchscreens more easily distracted than peers...

Young children who use touchscreens extensively are more easily distracted than peers who engage less with the technology, a study published Tuesday by Scientific Reports found....

 2021-01-26 22:25 

AP

General Electric, Raytheon rise; Crane, Rockwell fall...

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday:Johnson & Johnson, up $4.50 to $170.48.The health care products maker beat Wall Street's......

 2021-01-26 22:22 

UPI

Woman wins nearly $200,000 with grandma's lottery numbers...

A North Carolina woman collected a $181,121 lottery jackpot using a special set of numbers that she inherited from her late grandmother....

 2021-01-26 22:17 

UPI

Susan Rice: Administration will probe origins of White nationalist violence...

Domestic policy adviser Susan Rice said Tuesday that President Joe Biden has ordered an intelligence assessment into White nationalist violence following the Jan. 6 siege on the Capitol building....

 2021-01-26 22:17 

Kuwait News Agency

China condemns attack on Saudi Arabia...

KUWAIT, Jan 26 (KUNA) -- China on Tuesday condemned the attack on Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh last Saturday, affirming its support to back its security. "China condemns the attack targeting Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh, and supports Saudi A...

 2021-01-26 22:14 

BloombergQuint

Short-Squeezed Hedge Funds Are Now Getting Hit on Their Bullish Bets Too...

Short-Squeezed Hedge Funds Are Now Getting Hit on Their Bullish Bets Too...

 2021-01-26 22:13 

UPI

Past TIA increases stroke risk four-fold, study finds...

People who suffer from a mini-stroke have a four times higher risk for a future, more serious stroke during the next 10 years compared with those without a history of these events, according to a study published by JAMA....

 2021-01-26 22:13 

Sputnik International

Biden Will Purchase Extra 200Mln Vaccine Doses to Reach 600Mln by Summer...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The Biden administration is working to purchase an additional 200 million additional doses of COVID-19 vaccines, to reach 600 million doses this summer and vaccinate 300 million people, the White House said in a press release....

 2021-01-26 22:10 

UPI

Look: Loose cow brings traffic to a halt on Georgia highway ramp...

Police in Georgia said traffic was halted on a ramp connecting two highways when a loose cow wandered into traffic....

 2021-01-26 22:09 

Kuwait News Agency

Lebanon sees 73 COVID-19 deaths...

BEIRUT, Jan 26 (KUNA) -- Lebanese Health Ministry Tuesday reported 3,505 fresh COVID-19 cases, taking the country's tally up to 285,754. Seventy three deaths were also reported over the past 24 hours, taking the country's toll to 2,477 so far, the...

 2021-01-26 22:05 

Ecns.cn

Hong Kong citizens exchange new banknotes...

Many banks in Hong Kong began to provide new banknotes and "welcome banknotes" to the public for exchange on Tuesday. Many citizens went to the banks early in the morning to exchange the new banknotes to welcome the approaching Chinese New Year....

 2021-01-26 22:02 

BloombergQuint

Las Vegas Sands Hands Reins to Robert Goldstein After Sheldon Adelson's Death...

Las Vegas Sands Hands Reins to Robert Goldstein After Sheldon Adelson's Death...

 2021-01-26 22:01 

Kuwait News Agency

Spain suffers 591 virus-related deaths, 36,435 cases...

MADRID, Jan 26 (KUNA) -- Spain's Ministry of Health on Tuesday announced 591 coronavirus mortalities and 36,435 infections over the past 24 hours. The death toll since the outbreak of the pandemic rose to 56,799 and overall infections to 2,629,817, th...

 2021-01-26 22:00 

BloombergQuint

Goldman CEO's Pay Drops $10 Million on Scandal Punishment...

Goldman CEO's Pay Drops $10 Million on Scandal Punishment...

 2021-01-26 22:00 

Reuters

[ World ]

Breakingviews - Corona Capital: Music deals...

Corona Capital is a column updated throughout the day by Breakingviews columnists around the world with short, sharp pandemic-related insights....

 2021-01-26 22:00 

BloombergQuint

Back to Square One: When Big Economies Will Hit Pre-Virus GDP...

Back to Square One: When Big Economies Will Hit Pre-Virus GDP...

 2021-01-26 21:59 

Reuters

Stocks slip from highs; investors wait on Fed...

Global stocks slipped from record levels on Tuesday, with investors cautious as the Federal Reserve kicked off its two-day policy meeting and U.S. lawmakers continued to debate a new stimulus plan....

 2021-01-26 21:58 

ANA-MPA

Judges and lawyers call for the full reopening of Greek courts...

Greek bar associations called on the government to fully reopen all courts immediately, and to......

 2021-01-26 21:58 

Reuters

FCC'S acting chair says agency reviewing reports of U.S. East Coast internet outages...

The acting Federal Communications Commission chair said the telecommunications regulator is reviewing reports of internet-related outages on the U.S. East Coast on Tuesday that made it difficult for some people to work or to go to online school....

 2021-01-26 21:57 

AP

Audit: Millions may have to repay California jobless aid...

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California's unemployment agency might have overpaid millions of people since March after it stopped enforcing some eligibility rules so they could process claims faster,......

 2021-01-26 21:56 

Reuters

Stocks slip from highs; investors wait on Fed...

Global stocks slipped from record levels on Tuesday, with investors cautious as the Federal Reserve kicked off its two-day policy meeting and U.S. lawmakers continued to debate a new stimulus plan....

 2021-01-26 21:55 

Reuters

GLOBAL-MARKETS-Stocks slip from highs; investors wait on Fed...

Global stocks slipped from record levels on Tuesday, with investors cautious as the Federal Reserve kicked off its two-day policy meeting and U.S. lawmakers continued to debate a new stimulus plan....

 2021-01-26 21:54 

Reuters

[ World ]

Some athletes will resist COVID-19 vaccination, says USOPC medical chief...

There may be only a one in a billion chance of failing a doping test due to the COVID-19 vaccine, but some athletes will still resist inoculation, scientists from the World Anti-Doping Agency and the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) sa...

 2021-01-26 21:54 

Reuters

Volkswagen asks U.S. Supreme Court to reverse ruling on local emissions claims...

Volkswagen AG and a German auto supplier on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to reverse a lower-court ruling that said two counties could seek financial penalties over excess diesel emissions that could total billions of dollars....

 2021-01-26 21:54 

Reuters

Sinclair confirms it secured Trump EPA's last biofuel waivers, defends them in court...

Sinclair Oil Corporation confirmed on Tuesday it secured biofuel blending waivers for its refineries from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency shortly before the departure of the administration of President Donald Trump last week....

 2021-01-26 21:54 

BloombergQuint

World's Richest Men, Musk and Bezos, Fight Over Satellite Fleets...

World's Richest Men, Musk and Bezos, Fight Over Satellite Fleets...

 2021-01-26 21:54 

Reuters

Starbucks sales miss as virus spike keeps customers at home...

Starbucks Corp on Tuesday reported a bigger-than-expected fall in quarterly comparable sales as the rising number of coronavirus cases in the United States kept customers at home, sending its shares 2% lower in extended trading....

 2021-01-26 21:53 

AP

'The Maltese Falcon' returns to theaters at ripe age of 80...

Danny Huston's first dog was an Airedale Terrier named Sam after Humphrey Bogart's "Maltese Falcon" character, Sam Spade. His father John Huston's debut may have been over 20 years old by the time......

 2021-01-26 21:53 

Reuters

Microsoft earnings rise as pandemic boosts cloud computing, Xbox sales...

Microsoft Corp on Tuesday reported its Azure cloud computing services grew 50%, the second quarter of acceleration in a business that had begun to slow as the global pandemic benefited the software maker's investment on working and learning from home....

 2021-01-26 21:53 

Reuters

[ World ]

Low COVID-19 spread found in schools taking safety precautions: U.S. study...

The spread of COVID-19 during in-person learning in rural Wisconsin where student mask wearing was high was significantly lower than in the surrounding community, with no infections acquired at school among staff members, according to a U.S. study publish...

 2021-01-26 21:53 

AP

Two CBS execs shelved pending diversity investigation...

NEW YORK (AP) — CBS has placed two top executives on administrative leave as it investigates charges of a hostile work environment for women and minorities at news operations in some of its......

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