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Dems threaten subpoenas as DeJoy pushes back against attacks Democrats accused Postmaster General Louis DeJoy on Monday of downplaying disruptions to mail delivery that began when he assumed his position in June, threatening to subpoena him for what they say is deliberate withholding of internal decision-making documents. “How can one person screw this up inContinue reading “Daily News”

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World economy faces prolonged crisis The world economy is in danger of falling into a serious and prolonged crisis as almost all economies are experiencing a “sad economic year”, while unemployment rates have skyrocketed, and global commodity trade dropped to a record low. Meanwhile, the World Health Organization (WHO) said that the COVID-19 pandemic isContinue reading “Daily News”

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Australia’s COVID-safe states urged to open domestic borders The premier of South Australia (SA) has urged the nation’s COVID-safe states to open their borders and reunite families. Premier of SA Steven Marshall said it was wrong that states with no community transmission of COVID-19 such as Western Australia (WA) and Tasmania were keeping their bordersContinue reading “Daily News”

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As Courts Restore Operations, COVID-19 Creates a New Normal For more than 230 years, the federal Judiciary has spanned the horseback era to the internet age, but in one key respect it has never changed. Just as in the nation’s earliest years, the Constitution still requires federal courts to conduct many critical legal proceedings inContinue reading “Daily News”

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Alcohol rules again loosen as Dubai seeks economic recovery Dubai again has loosened laws governing alcohol sales and possession of liquor as the sheikhdom tries to claw its way out of an economic depression worsened by the coronavirus pandemic. The outbreak of the virus exacerbated the already-gathering economic storm engulfing the emirate, which has seenContinue reading “Daily News”

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Australia to manufacture ‘promising’ virus vaccine and give free to citizens Australia has secured access to a “promising” potential coronavirus vaccine, the prime minister announced Tuesday, saying the country would manufacture it and offer free doses to the entire population. Prime Minister Scott Morrison said Australia had reached a deal with Swedish-British pharmaceutical company AstraZenecaContinue reading “Daily News”

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Racist Soledad prison guards intentionally infect Black prisoners Pressure for justice mounts in California in the wake of a racist, violent, life-endangering raid against Black prisoners at Soledad State Prison. Racist prison guards brutalized more than 200 Black prisoners at Soledad in a violent 3 a.m. raid on July 20, forcing prisoners to sit shoulder-to-shoulder,Continue reading “Daily News”