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 2021-01-26 17:41 

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UK will see 'quite a lot more' COVID deaths - England's Chief Medical Officer...

Britain will see more deaths from coronavirus before a vaccination programme takes effect, England's chief medical officer Chris Whitty said on Tuesday after the country's death toll exceeded 100,000....

 2021-01-26 17:40 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Slovakia's nationwide screening finds 1.18% have coronavirus...

Slovakia's nationwide screening programme found 1.18% of those tested over the past week had the coronavirus, Prime Minister Igor Matovic said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:40 

AP

Rittenhouse, mother fixated on social media treatment...

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — An Illinois teen accused of killing two people during unrest in Wisconsin and the teen's mom were fixated on social media comments about them in the hours after his August......

 2021-01-26 17:39 

UPI

Look: Mariska Hargitay, Christopher Meloni reunite on 'Law & Order: Organized Crime' set...

Mariska Hargitay posted on Instagram a photo of herself with Christopher Meloni on the set of upcoming spinoff series, "Law & Order: Organized Crime."...

 2021-01-26 17:39 

AP

UK's 'tsunami' of grief as coronavirus deaths pass 100,000...

LONDON (AP) — For nine months, Gordon Bonner has been in the "hinterlands of despair and desolation" after losing his wife of 63 years to the coronavirus pandemic that has now taken the lives of......

 2021-01-26 17:37 

UPI

Watch live: President Joe Biden signs orders to promote racial equality, policing reforms...

President Joe Biden is planning to take executive action on Tuesday to address racial equality, police reform, prison reform, voting rights and public housing reform....

 2021-01-26 17:37 

Reuters

Freeport sees rising copper demand boosting 2021 results...

Freeport McMoRan Inc posted a quarterly profit on Tuesday that narrowly beat analysts' estimates on rising production and prices for copper and gold, with executives forecasting continued growth for 2021....

 2021-01-26 17:37 

Reuters

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UK PM Johnson: We did everything we could to minimise COVID loss of life...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said his government had done everything it could to minimise loss of life in the coronavirus pandemic after the country's death toll exceeded 100,000....

 2021-01-26 17:36 

AP

UK passes 100,000 coronavirus deaths as outbreak still rages...

LONDON (AP) — More than 100,000 people have died in the United Kingdom after contracting the coronavirus, a year into Europe's deadliest outbreak, figures from the government showed......

 2021-01-26 17:36 

Reuters

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EU drugs agency says it is advising makers of Russian vaccine...

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is in the process of offering advice to the developers of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, but is not currently reviewing it for approval, the agency's chief said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:35 

Reuters

UK will see 'quite a lot more' COVID deaths - England's Chief Medical Officer...

Britain will see more deaths from coronavirus before a vaccination programme takes effect, England's chief medical officer Chris Whitty said on Tuesday after the country's death toll exceeded 100,000....

 2021-01-26 17:34 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-EU drugs agency says it is advising makers of Russian vaccine...

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is in the process of offering advice to the developers of the Russian Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, but is not currently reviewing it for approval, the agency's chief said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:34 

Reuters

Indian farm protesters battle police to plant flags at historic Red Fort...

Thousands of Indian farmers protesting against agricultural reforms on Tuesday overwhelmed police and stormed into the historic Red Fort complex in New Delhi after tearing down barricades and driving tractors through roadblocks....

 2021-01-26 17:34 

Reuters

Airline outlook dims again as new travel curbs threaten summer...

Recovery prospects for Europe's coronavirus-stricken airlines are slipping from bad to worse, as a British minister warned on Tuesday against booking summer holidays and Germany mulled a drastic new clampdown on travel even within the EU....

 2021-01-26 17:32 

UPI

Golden Globes: Jane Fonda to receive Cecil B. DeMille Award...

Jane Fonda will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globe Awards, the Hollywood Foreign Press Association said Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:30 

Reuters

U.S. fintech startup Albert raises $100 million...

US financial technology startup Albert has raised $100 million in a round led by General Atlantic, the company said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:30 

Reuters

UK PM Johnson: Sorrow of 100,000 COVID-19 death toll 'hard to compute'...

The sorrow of Britain's COVID-19 death toll, which passed 100,000 on Tuesday, was hard to compute, Prime Minister Boris Johnson said....

 2021-01-26 17:29 

Reuters

Wall St. ticks higher on upbeat corporate earnings...

U.S. stocks rose in choppy trading on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 scaling a new peak after a batch of upbeat earnings updates including Johnson & Johnson's strong profit forecast and 3M's quarterly profit beat....

 2021-01-26 17:29 

Reuters

UK PM Johnson: We did everything we could to minimise COVID loss of life...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said his government had done everything it could to minimise loss of life in the coronavirus pandemic after the country's death toll exceeded 100,000....

 2021-01-26 17:29 

Reuters

U.S. vaccine distribution to states expected to tick up 16% next week -Washington Post...

The Biden administration is expected to increase state allocations of COVID-19 vaccines to about 10 million next week, up 16% from 8.6 million doses per week currently, the Washington Post reported on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:28 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Ivorian cocoa traders seek to end multinationals' dominance of exports...

* Domestic companies push for 30% of exports (Adds Sucden declines to comment)...

 2021-01-26 17:28 

Reuters

U.S. Senate backs Biden nominee Blinken as secretary of state...

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday backed President Joe Biden's nominee, veteran diplomat Antony Blinken, to serve as secretary of state....

 2021-01-26 17:28 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Earnings lifts European shares, German DAX outperforms...

European stocks rose on Tuesday as strong earnings from wealth manager UBS and auto parts maker Autoliv added to a string of upbeat corporate updates, while the International Monetary Fund raised its forecast for global growth in 2021....

 2021-01-26 17:27 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-U.S. Senate backs Biden nominee Blinken as secretary of state...

The U.S. Senate on Tuesday confirmed President Joe Biden's nominee, veteran diplomat Antony Blinken, to serve as secretary of state....

 2021-01-26 17:27 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-China bought 'roughly 200 mln gallons' of U.S. ethanol for H1 2021 - ADM...

China has bought "roughly 200 million gallons" of U.S. ethanol for the first half of 2021, matching its previous record for annual imports of the corn-based biofuel, Archer Daniels Midland Co CFO Ray Young said on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:27 

Reuters

Mets offer Trevor Bauer massive deal: report...

The New York Mets are willing to make free agent pitcher Trevor Bauer one of baseball's highest-paid players, USA Today reported....

 2021-01-26 17:27 

Reuters

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Sanofi to produce 100 million Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine doses, CEO says...

Sanofi will fill and pack millions of doses of Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine from July in an effort to help meet the huge demand for the U.S. drugmaker's shots....

 2021-01-26 17:27 

Reuters

UK PM Johnson: We did everything we could to minimise COVID loss of life...

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said his government had done everything it could to minimise loss of life in the coronavirus pandemic after the country's death toll exceeded 100,000....

 2021-01-26 17:27 

Reuters

At U.N., Washington assures support for two-state solution in Middle East...

U.S. President Joe Biden's administration supports a two-state solution between Israel and the Palestinians and will overturn several Trump administration decisions, the acting U.S. envoy to the United Nations assured the Security Council on Tuesday....

 2021-01-26 17:25 

Reuters

Charles Schwab, Robinhood users face glitches for second day - Downdetector...

Users on retail trading platforms Charles Schwab Corp and Robinhood reported operational problems in the market session for a second day in a row on Tuesday, according to outage monitoring website Downdetector.com....

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