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M 5.1 – 22 km SW of Cañete, Chile

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 5.1 – 22 km SW of Cañete, Chile Time 2021-12-01 04:39:24 UTC 2021-12-01 04:39:24 UTC at epicenter Location 37.929°S 73.591°W…

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M 4.8 – 80 km SE of Hasaki, Japan

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.8 – 80 km SE of Hasaki, Japan Time 2021-12-01 04:09:14 UTC 2021-12-01 04:09:14 UTC at epicenter Location 35.195°N 141.436°E…

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Biden vaccine mandates temporarily blocked by 2 federal judges

The Biden administration was temporarily blocked from enforcing COVID-19 vaccine mandates for millions of workers by federal judges in two states on Tuesday. The big…

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M 4.5 – 32 km SE of Darband, Tajikistan

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.5 – 32 km SE of Darband, Tajikistan Time 2021-12-01 03:46:12 UTC 2021-12-01 03:46:12 UTC at epicenter Location 38.704°N 70.270°E…

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Leftist leader Xiomara Castro elected as first female president of Honduras

Former Honduras first lady Xiomara Castro is set to become the country’s first female president president, after the ruling party conceded defeat in the country’s…

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M 4.7 – Kermadec Islands region

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.7 – Kermadec Islands region Time 2021-12-01 01:38:16 UTC 2021-12-01 01:38:16 UTC at epicenter Location 29.644°S 176.870°W Depth 22.50 km…

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Food delivery “ghost kitchens” face major obstacles

The growing popularity of food delivery has given rise to startups that open “ghost kitchens” — kitchens in warehouses or trailers that prepare food solely…

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Federal judge blocks Biden’s vaccine mandate for health workers nationwide

A federal judge on Tuesday blocked the Biden administration from enforcing a coronavirus vaccine mandate for health care workers at federally funded facilities nationwide. The…

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M 4.6 – 94 km SE of Hasaki, Japan

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.6 – 94 km SE of Hasaki, Japan Time 2021-11-30 23:30:07 UTC 2021-11-30 23:30:07 UTC at epicenter Location 35.157°N 141.606°E…

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CNN suspends Chris Cuomo indefinitely

CNN announced Tuesday evening that it has suspended anchor Chris Cuomo indefinitely following new revelations about his involvement in the management of his brother’s sexual…

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The U.N. predicts that 2021 global tourism losses will barely improve over last year

The recent emergence of the highly transmissible omicron variant presents another potential hurdle as the tourism industry prepares for the upcoming winter holiday season. (Image…

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Greece will mandate the COVID-19 vaccine for anyone over 60, or make them pay fines

Anyone who refuses to get vaccinated will face monthly fines of 100 euros, or roughly $114. The monthly fine is substantial for retirees — the…

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Win for Alabama workers as NLRB orders new union vote after Amazon’s alleged misconduct

In a victory for employees at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, a federal labor official on Monday formally directed a new union election following…

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M 4.7 – 25 km ESE of Xunchang, China

4.5+ Magnitude Earthquake Reported: M 4.7 – 25 km ESE of Xunchang, China Time 2021-11-30 21:39:35 UTC 2021-11-30 21:39:35 UTC at epicenter Location 28.388°N 104.969°E…

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FDA panel backs Merck’s antiviral COVID pill

A Food and Drug Administration advisory panel on Tuesday voted 13-10 to endorse an antiviral pill developed by Merck and Ridgeback Biotherapeutics to treat adults…

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China critics hope the WTA will inspire outcry about alleged human rights violations

Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai made an assault allegation, then disappeared. She’s re-emerged, but the Women’s Tennis Association’s unflinching support may inspire a wider outcry…

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A former member of the Islamic State is convicted in the death of a Yazidi girl

A German court on Tuesday convicted the man of genocide and committing a war crime over the death of a 5-year-old Yazidi girl he had…

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The omicron variant might have originated in someone with a suppressed immune system

How did the coronavirus end up mutating into the omicron variant? One hypothesis is that it spent months replicating in the body of someone whose…

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Barbados has removed the Queen of England as head of state and is now a republic

NPR’s Ari Shapiro talks with Kareem Smith, a journalist with ‘Barbados Today,’ about the country removing the Queen of England as its head of state…

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The U.S. has lifted the terrorist label on Colombia’s FARC

The U.S. State Department removed Colombia’s FARC rebel group from its list of international terrorist organizations. Source: https://www.npr.org/2021/11/30/1060185901/the-u-s-has-lifted-the-terrorist-label-on-colombias-farc Droolin’ Dog sniffed out this story and…

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The U.S. may start to clarify its Taiwan policy

Rather than clarify its political intentions, the U.S. has stayed vague about Taiwan for four decades to maintain peace. But there are signs of a…

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Shooting at Michigan high school leaves 3 dead, 6 wounded

Three people dead and six others are wounded after a shooting at a high school in Michigan according to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office. Driving…

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