Scott Neuman

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Eddie Alvarez Will Be Only The 3rd American To Medal In The Summer And Winter Games

Friday, August 06, 2021

Alvarez won silver in the speedskating relay at the Winter Games in Sochi and is hoping for gold on Saturday when the U.S. baseball team faces off against Japan.

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United Becomes The 1st Major U.S. Airline To Require Employees Be Vaccinated

Friday, August 06, 2021

Citing "incredibly compelling" evidence that COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective, United CEO Scott Kirby announced the policy change on Friday. It will affect the carrier's 67,000 U.S. employees.

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The Belarusian Coaches Who Tried To Send An Olympic Sprinter Home Are Dismissed

Friday, August 06, 2021

The two coaches had their credentials revoked by the International Olympic Committee four days after they ordered sprinter Kristina Timanovskaya back home for publicly criticizing them.

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As China Cracks Down, Hong Kong Residents In The U.S. Have Been Given Temporary Haven

Thursday, August 05, 2021

In announcing the move, the White House cited "strong support for people in Hong Kong in the face of ongoing repression by the People's Republic of China."

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The FDA Needs To Speed Up Full Approval Of COVID-19 Vaccines, Physician Says

Thursday, August 05, 2021

The FDA could outline steps for full approval in a bid to be more transparent and to reassure those hesitant to get the vaccine, says Dr. Leana Wen of George Washington University.

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The Taliban Say They've Changed. Experts Aren't Buying It And Fear For Afghanistan

Wednesday, August 04, 2021

The prospect of a Taliban takeover has people inside and outside Afghanistan worried about a return to an oppressive past. As the U.S. nears a full withdrawal, those fears are rapidly growing.

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Panic-Buying And Transport Lockdowns. In Wuhan, It Feels Like Early Pandemic Again

Tuesday, August 03, 2021

In a dramatic move reminiscent of the first days of the coronavirus in China some 19 months ago, flights and trains in and out of the city of 11 million have been halted.

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Simone Biles Will Return For The Olympic Balance Beam Final

Monday, August 02, 2021

"We are so excited to confirm that you will see two U.S. athletes in the balance beam final tomorrow - Suni Lee AND Simone Biles!!" USA Gymnastics said. Biles has withdrawn from other events.

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An Outbreak Of The Coronavirus Delta Variant Has Spread To 15 Chinese Cities

Friday, July 30, 2021

China is battling to stem the spread of new cases tied to the more infectious variant. Nearly 200 people have been infected since last week, when a case was detected at an international airport.

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Australian Troops Will Help Enforce A Coronavirus Lockdown In Sydney

Friday, July 30, 2021

About 300 unarmed soldiers are joining local police in the city of 6 million to enforce coronavirus restrictions as authorities try to quell a new outbreak linked to the delta variant.

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Disney Will Begin Requiring Masks Again Indoors At Its Theme Parks In The U.S.

Thursday, July 29, 2021

With cases of the coronavirus back on the rise in Florida and California, guests two years of age and older at Disney World and Disneyland will again be required to don masks starting on Friday.

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Saturn Will Soon Put On Its Best Show Of The Year. Here's Where And How To See It

Thursday, July 29, 2021

Wipe the dust off your binoculars and extract the family telescope from the back of the closet: Saturn is about to put on its best and brightest show of the year — an act Jupiter will soon follow.

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With All Eyes On Tokyo, The City Has Just Hit A New High In COVID-19 Cases

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

Tokyo officials recorded more than 2,800 new cases in the capital on Tuesday, surpassing the previous high from January.

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Paralympian Medalists Will Finally Earn As Much As Olympians At The Tokyo Games

Friday, July 23, 2021

The USOC decision put them at parity with U.S. Olympians, who receive $37,500 for a gold medal, $22,500 for silver and $15,000 for bronze.

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A New Analysis May Have Just Solved A Decades-Old Mystery Of The Space Race

Thursday, July 22, 2021

The second Mercury mission was going according to plan until the Liberty Bell 7 capsule sank in the ocean. NASA exonerated astronaut Gus Grissom, and two researchers now say they know what happened.

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2 Australian States Say Their Sharks Will No Longer 'Attack.' They Will Only 'Bite'

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Shark Week may never be the same: Two Australian states-- Queensland and New South Wales — have softened their tone when it comes to the language of reporting shark attacks.

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Ariel Henry Is Set To Be Haiti's New Prime Minister. Here's What To Know About Him

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

Two weeks after the assassination of Haitian President Jovenel Moïse sparked a power struggle, a 71-year-old neurosurgeon-turned-politician will be sworn-in Tuesday as prime minister.

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Jeff Bezos And Blue Origin Travel Deeper Into Space Than Richard Branson

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

The founder of Amazon, who stepped down as CEO this month, lifted off early Tuesday with three crewmates on the maiden flight of Blue Origin's New Shepard launch vehicle.

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The U.S. Has Formally Accused China Of A Massive Cyberattack On Microsoft

Monday, July 19, 2021

The Biden administration, backed by U.S. allies, is publicly calling out Beijing for an attack this year on Microsoft's Exchange email server software that targeted computers worldwide.

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Pulitzer Prize-Winning Photojournalist Danish Siddiqui Is Killed In Afghanistan

Friday, July 16, 2021

The 38-year-old journalist, who worked for the Reuters news agency, died in southern Afghanistan during a clash between Taliban militiamen and Afghan troops with whom he was embedded.

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