China Is Administering Anal Swabs to Foreign Visitors

Image by Victor TangermannInternational travelers have had to endure something humiliating when entering China via an airport: anal swab tests for COVID-19, as Reuters reports.That’s despite the fact that most other COVID...

How a bridge to Canada got the axe from American lawmakers

Funding for this bridge between upstate New York and the Ottawa-Montreal region, seen here in March 2020, was included in a major U.S....

EU, Italy halt AstraZeneca vaccine shipment to Australia

A shipment of over a quarter million AstraZeneca-Oxford vaccines destined for Australia has been blocked from leaving the European Union, in the first use...

YouTube to lift ban on Trump channel when risk of violence passes

Alphabet Inc.'s YouTube will lift its suspension on former U.S. president Donald Trump's channel when it determines the risk of real-world violence has...

U.S. Capitol Police want National Guard to stick around for 2 more months

The U.S. Capitol Police have requested that members of the National Guard continue to provide security at the U.S. Congress for another two months,...
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Netflix pledges $5 million to train and mentor female filmmakers

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Health

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Unless a Complete Disengagement at Depsang and Demchok, Consider Doklam is Repeated

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Aman-21: Promotion of Peace in the Region

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China’s and Russia’s Spying Sprees Will Take Years to Unpack

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Facebook’s New AI Teaches Itself to See With Less Human Help

Most artificial intelligence is still built on a foundation of human toil. Peer inside an AI algorithm and you’ll find something constructed...

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Kings of Leon have been quiet of late. That is, until the rockers announced their new album When You See Yourself would be...

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Gonzalez will oversee the team helping to sign and develop new talent, assist BMI’s family of songwriters and publishers and serve as a...

Jubin Nautiyal & Emraan Hashmi Continue Indian Artists’ Hit Streak on Global Chart

While Indian artists have been rare on the Global Excl. U.S. chart, Nautiyal and Hashmi are not complete outliers, as "Lut Gaye" is...

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