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Winter Storm Disrupts COVID-19 Vaccinations, Closing Clinics And Delaying Shipments

Tuesday, February 16, 2021

Missouri has canceled all state-run mass vaccination events for the week, as other states and cities across the South reschedule appointments and warn of delayed shipments.

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After Weeks Of Being Offline, Parler Finds A New Web Host

Monday, February 15, 2021

The conservative social network is relaunching under new leadership and on new technology, a month after being de-platformed. It says it will not rely on Big Tech for its operations.

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Major Storm Unleashes Ice, Snow And Frigid Temperatures Across Much Of The U.S.

Monday, February 15, 2021

The powerful storm is bringing record-low temperatures, widespread power outages and hazardous conditions to a swath of the country the National Weather Service calls "unprecedented and expansive."

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Danish, German Authorities Detain 14 Suspects In Counter-Terrorism Operation

Friday, February 12, 2021

The Danish intelligence service said it detained 13 people, with another arrested in Germany in a "linked" case. Seven are facing charges of possessing components for making explosives.

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At Least 5 People Dead After Texas Interstate Crash Involving At Least 75 Vehicles

Thursday, February 11, 2021

A Fort Worth police spokesperson said between 75 and 100 vehicles appear to have been involved in the Thursday morning crash, which authorities declared a mass casualty event.

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U.S. To Impose Sanctions On Myanmar Military Officials Over Coup

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

President Joe Biden announced a series of actions aimed at imposing consequences on the Myanmar military officials responsible for the country's coup, including sanctions and stronger export controls.

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Colombia Offers Temporary Legal Status To Nearly 1 Million Venezuelan Migrants

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

The move will allow migrants to work legally in Colombia, obtain 10-year residence permits and access social services including healthcare and COVID-19 vaccines.

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Myanmar Coup: Military Defends Takeover And Enacts Curfew As Protests Intensify

Monday, February 08, 2021

A week after Myanmar's military seized power, it imposed restrictions in major cities to quell growing protests, as the coup's leader promised a new election in his first televised address.

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Pentagon Will Deploy Active Duty Troops To Support COVID-19 Vaccination Sites

Friday, February 05, 2021

White House coronavirus adviser Andy Slavitt said part of the first contingent of more than 1,000 troops is set to begin operations in California mid-February with more vaccination missions to follow.

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Russia Expels Diplomats From 3 Countries, Saying They Attended Pro-Navalny Protests

Friday, February 05, 2021

Russia's Foreign Ministry says it is expelling diplomats from Sweden, Poland and Germany, alleging they participated in illegal Jan. 23 protests.

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Russian Journalist Jailed After Court Deems Joking Retweet A 'Call To Protest'

Thursday, February 04, 2021

A Moscow court has sentenced Sergei Smirnov to 25 days in jail for retweeting a post that poked fun at his resemblance to a Russian musician and made reference to an upcoming anti-Kremlin protest.

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Facing Backlash For Sexist Remarks, Tokyo Olympics Chief Apologizes But Won't Resign

Thursday, February 04, 2021

Yoshiro Mori, Japan's former prime minister and head of the Tokyo Olympics organizing committee, said on Wednesday that women who talk too much should have their speaking time at meetings restricted.

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Justice Department Drops Race Discrimination Lawsuit Against Yale University

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

The DOJ sued Yale over its use of race in admissions in October, citing discrimination against white and Asian American applicants. It withdrew the suit and Title VI violation notice on Wednesday.

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'Lay Low And Cool It': Fauci Warns Against Super Bowl Parties Becoming Superspreaders

Wednesday, February 03, 2021

Dr. Anthony Fauci, the president's chief medical adviser and the nation's top infectious disease official, is urging Americans to limit their gatherings to household members on Super Bowl Sunday.

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Coup Caught On Camera: Myanmar Woman Goes Viral For Dance Video With Surreal Backdrop

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

In the video, Khing Hnin Wai performs aerobics to upbeat music, seemingly oblivious to the convoy of military vehicles streaming down the road behind her as Myanmar's army carries out a coup.

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At Virtual Groundhog Day Ceremony, Punxsutawney Phil Predicts 6 More Weeks Of Winter

Tuesday, February 02, 2021

While every day may feel like Groundhog Day in a pandemic, today really is. In Pennsylvania, Punxsutawney Phil is said to have seen his shadow, signaling six more weeks of winter.

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Meatpacking Companies, OSHA Face Investigation Over Coronavirus In Plants

Monday, February 01, 2021

The House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis is seeking documents from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, as well as three of the country's largest meatpacking companies.

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Winter Storm Blankets Northeast U.S., Halting Travel And Vaccine Appointments

Monday, February 01, 2021

As the nor'easter works its way along the East Coast, forecasters warn that parts of the region could see snowfall totals of one or even two feet.

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The Vaccine Rollout Will Take Time. Here's What The U.S. Can Do Now To Save Lives

Saturday, January 23, 2021

With the virus still raging in the U.S., public health experts say we can't afford to just wait around for the vaccine. They share advice for what communities can do now to slow the death toll.

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Revamped White House Website Aims For Inclusivity And Accessibility

Thursday, January 21, 2021

The Biden administration has made a handful of changes to the White House website, from adding gender-inclusive pronouns to its contact form to restarting Spanish-language communications.

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