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California Reports Coronavirus Variant Case

Health officials in the U.S. state of California said a patient there has been infected with a coronavirus variant first detected in Britain, and that it is likely more cases will be identified in the United States. California is the second state with…

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US Unemployment Benefit Claims Edge Lower but Still Historically High

WASHINGTON – Another 787,000 U.S. workers filed for unemployment compensation last week, the U.S. Labor Department reported Thursday, as the coronavirus crisis continues to stress the American labor market nine months after the pandemic swept into the country. The latest weekly total was…

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OKEx announces mainnet launch of OKExChain – and how to earn its native OKT token

VICTORIA, Seychelles, Dec. 30, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — OKEx (www.okex.com), a world-leading cryptocurrency spot and derivatives exchange, is thrilled to announce the launch of OKExChain mainnet. Unlike other exchange chains, OKEx wanted to embody blockchain’s core qualities of openness and decentralization in OKExChain. After more than 10 iterations on the testnet and exhaustive ongoing development, this vision […]

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US ‘Stands Ready’ to Try Militant Behind Daniel Pearl Murder

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Attorney General said Tuesday the United States “stands ready” to try a militant convicted of murdering American journalist Daniel Pearl whose release was ordered by a Pakistani court. The decision by Sindh High Court to release the accused comes…

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US Senate Poised to Vote on Defense Funding Veto Override

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell is urging his colleagues to override President Donald Trump’s veto of a $740 billion defense spending measure in a vote expected this week. “President Trump has rightly noted this year’s defense bill doesn’t contain every provision that…

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Joseph est acquis par Urban Home Entertainment pour la distribution de vidéos à la demande dans le monde

RICHMOND, Virginie, 29 décembre 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Soulidifly Productions, une société cinématographique dont la mission est de produire des histoires significatives et édifiantes qui sont divertissantes et magnifiquement racontées, s’est associée à TRIAL X FIRE, LLC, la branche de distribution de Urban Home Entertainment, pour diffuser Joseph partout dans le monde en vidéo à la demande à partir du […]

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Joseph Acquired by Urban Home Entertainment for Video-On-Demand Distribution Worldwide

RICHMOND, Va., Dec. 29, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Soulidifly Productions, a film company with a mission to produce meaningful, uplifting stories that are entertaining and beautifully told, has partnered with TRIAL X FIRE, LLC, the distribution branch of Urban Home Entertainment, to release Joseph to audiences everywhere on video-on-demand starting December 24, 2020, on Amazon Prime and Vimeo. “Joseph […]

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‘I Would Never Go Back’: Horrors Grow in Ethiopia’s Conflict

HAMDAYET, SUDAN – One survivor arrived on broken legs, others on the run. In this fragile refugee community on the edge of Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict, those who have fled nearly two months of deadly fighting continue to bring new accounts of horror. At…

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South African President Reinstates Restrictions to Control Resurgence of COVID Cases

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa said he is reinstating a ban on alcohol sales and ordered the closure of all bars as a necessary step to control a resurgence of the coronavirus, including a new variant of the virus. During a televised address…

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Ugandan Journalists Protest Security Brutality

KAMPALA – Journalists in Kampala Monday walked out of a news conference after a top military officer refused to apologize for injuries meted on journalists covering the campaign trail Sunday. Instead, the police deployed heavily with officers saying they were scared journalists were…

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