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Healthcare for everyone in America needs to be free

Access to COVID-19 treatment is key to helping Americans combat the disease, as well as containing its spread. To their ...

Asian markets have soft end to week

SYDNEY, Australia - It was a downhill day on Asian bourses on Friday, with all the major indices losing ground.The ...

NFL working on two options on how to go about draft

As the NFL maintains its plan to hold the draft April 23-25, the originally scheduled dates, the league reportedly issued ...

Some in U.S. expecting worst job losses since World War II

WASHINGTON, DC - A staggering 10 million US workers have lost their jobs in the second half of March as ...

Chinese markets rally, elsewhere stocks fall

SYDNEY, Australia - Stocks in Asia were mixed on Thursday with good gains being made by markets in China, while ...

City in Philippines recruits sewers to produce masks

BACOLOD CITY, Philippines April 2 (PIA6) -- Hitting two birds with one stone, the local government of Philippines city Bacolod, ...

Wimbledon set to be cancelled for first time since WWII

Wimbledon looks certain to be scrapped for the first time since World War II by tournament chiefs on Wednesday as ...

All Americans Should Wear Nonmedical Masks, US Government Recommends

WHITE HOUSE - All Americans should wear nonmedical masks to help prevent the spread of COVID-19, the U.S. government is ...

Giannis: 'I don't have access to hoop'

Giannis Antetokounmpo is performing a variety of tasks in order to pass the time since the NBA suspended its season ...

Lao Villagers Lose Farmland to Chinese Banana Grower

Villagers in Laos say a Chinese-owned banana plantation in has unfairly acquired the land of 46 families in the northern ...

700-plus Small Business Relief Loans Processed, Mnuchin Says

WASHINGTON - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Friday that community banks have processed hundreds of small-business loans aimed ...

Rand's record-busting slump may not be over, options suggest

The rand hasn't hit rock bottom yet, even after falling to its weakest level on record against the dollar this ...

EU Suspends Taxes, Customs Duties on Medical Equipment

The European Commission said Friday that it was temporarily suspending taxes and duties on the import of medical equipment and ...

Coronavirus diary: Can Kyrgyzstan survive this

"If you don't have your ID with you, they'll throw you into prison," one elderly gentleman warned as he strolled ...

Hibs furlough staff, players defer wages

Players at Scottish Premiership side Hibernian have agreed to wage deferrals of up to 50 percent on Friday as the ...

Fitch cuts India growth forecast to 30-year low of 2 pc for FY21

Singapore, April 3 (ANI): Fitch Ratings on Friday cut its GDP growth forecast for India to 2 per cent for ...

Helios has $350m primed for expansion after virus eases

Helios Towers's plans to expand following last year's London share sale may have been waylaid by the coronavirus outbreak, but ...

RBI revises trading hours for various financial markets

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], April 3 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has revised timings for various financial markets to ...

Sygnia appoints new joint CEO to serve alongside Magda Wierzycka

Financial services group Sygnia announced on Friday that David Hufton has been appointed as its Joint Chief Executive Officer with ...

Facebook launches Messenger desktop app

PanARMENIAN.Net - Facebook Messenger now has its own desktop app, making it easier to message and video chat with friends ...

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Reuters suspended from Iraq after story on Covid-19 cases

An international press watchdog says Iraqi officials have suspended Reuters news agency's license for three months after the British wire ...

Time for U.S. to stop plutocrats from directing public policy?

The novel coronavirus is quickly exposing the deadly dysfunction of our national government, which we can all now see represents ...

Covid-19: France death toll hits 4,503

Paris [France], Apr 3 (Sputnik/ANI): As many as 471 people have died in French hospitals from the coronavirus over the ...

Coronavirus leads to USA jobs bloodbath

A staggering 10 million US workers have lost their jobs in the second half of March as the coronavirus forced ...

NASCAR industry joins race to help COVID-19 caregivers

The interruption to the 2020 NASCAR season due to the COVID-19 pandemic has been understandably disappointing and disconcerting for racers, ...

Number of Covid-19 deaths passes 50,000

The global death toll from the coronavirus pandemic topped 50,000 on Thursday.The number of deaths continued to soar in Italy, ...

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Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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