Germany opposes US call to waive Covid vaccine patents

Germany opposes US call to waive Covid vaccine patents
Added 5 hours ago
Summary: A spokeswoman for Angela Merkel said Germany is focused instead on how to increase vaccine manufacturers’ production capacity.
Sentiment: positive
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Cryptos: $UTED

Weinstein sues former lawyer for breach of contract

Weinstein sues former lawyer for breach of contract
Added 11 hours ago
Summary: Convicted rapist Harvey Weinstein is seeking a refund of legal fees paid to Jose Baez.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Three injured in Idaho school shooting

Three injured in Idaho school shooting
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: A suspect is in custody after the shooting in eastern Idaho.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Huge new 'Oracle' greets Rockefeller Center visitors in New York

Huge new 'Oracle' greets Rockefeller Center visitors in New York
Added 18 hours ago
Summary: A massive new bronze sculpture welcomes visitors to Rockefeller Center in the New York landmark's first campus-wide show by a single artist.The 25-foot (7.6 m) tall black 'Oracle' with a huge head joins murals, flags and videos at the venue, all created by Sanford Biggers, whose
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Harry and Meghan in vaccine donations appeal to mark Archie’s second birthday

Harry and Meghan in vaccine donations appeal to mark Archie’s second birthday
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have thanked royal fans for their support over the past two years.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $RESN

At least 25 dead after police drugs raid in Rio de Janeiro

At least 25 dead after police drugs raid in Rio de Janeiro
Added 20 hours ago
Summary: Heavily armed men fled police by leaping from roof to roof.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Polls close across Britain after Super Thursday’s bumper set of elections

Polls close across Britain after Super Thursday’s bumper set of elections
Added a day ago
Summary: The Hartlepool parliamentary by-election will be one of the first major results to look out for
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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Stocks: $TISI
Cryptos: $UTED

UK withdraws patrol boats from Jersey after French Brexit row

UK withdraws patrol boats from Jersey after French Brexit row
Added a day ago
Summary: Britain has withdrawn its Royal Navy vessels from the waters off Jersey but said it would remain on standby to support the Channel island after a dispute with France over post-Brexit fishing rights escalated rapidly.France and Britain both deployed maritime patrol vessels to the
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $CRW$UTED

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong handed longer jail term for Tiananmen vigil

Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong handed longer jail term for Tiananmen vigil
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Thousands of protesters defied authorities to light candles and sing songs in Victoria Park in June last year.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Caitlyn Jenner describes herself as an ‘outsider’ in California governor race

Caitlyn Jenner describes herself as an ‘outsider’ in California governor race
Added 2 days ago
Summary: She is known for Keeping Up with the Kardashians and the spin-off, I Am Cait.
4 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW$TWTR

Frequent overnight checks on Ghislaine Maxwell are necessary, claim prosecution

Frequent overnight checks on Ghislaine Maxwell are necessary, claim prosecution
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Maxwell, 59, has been held without bail since July on charges alleging she recruited teenage girls from 1994 to 2004.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $BRD

EU to discuss US vaccine patent plan at summit

EU to discuss US vaccine patent plan at summit
Added 2 days ago
Summary: President Joe Biden’s administration is throwing its support behind efforts to waive intellectual property protections.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
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Stocks: $VIEW$DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Mystery Australian Covid case spurs return of masks, travel bans

Mystery Australian Covid case spurs return of masks, travel bans
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Fragments of the coronavirus that causes Covid-19 have also been detected in a sewerage network
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PINC$DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Life terms for US men who killed Italian policeman

Life terms for US men who killed Italian policeman
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Finnegan Lee Elder, 21, and Gabriel Natale Hjorth, 20 were convicted by a jury in Rome.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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South Korea raids activist’s office over leaflets targeted at North

South Korea raids activist’s office over leaflets targeted at North
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The issue of propaganda leaflets has emerged as a new source of animosities between the two countries.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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UK will send Navy vessels to Jersey in post-Brexit French fishing row

UK will send Navy vessels to Jersey in post-Brexit French fishing row
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Two offshore patrol vessels will ‘monitor the situation’.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Biden administration backs waiving of vaccine intellectual property protections

Biden administration backs waiving of vaccine intellectual property protections
Added 2 days ago
Summary: United States Trade Representative Katherine Tai warned, however, that it would take time to forge a consensus.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
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Stocks: $TWTR
Cryptos: $UTED

SpaceX Starship makes clean landing in latest test flight

SpaceX Starship makes clean landing in latest test flight
Added 2 days ago
Summary: This latest upgraded version of SpaceX’s full-scale, stainless steel, bullet-shaped rocket ship soared more than six miles over the Gulf of Mexico.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $STAR$Mars

Four men charged with kidnapping ex-Australian cricketer

Four men charged with kidnapping ex-Australian cricketer
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Stuart MacGill was allegedly assaulted and threatened with a gun in Sydney.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Australia's most populous state reports first Covid case in more than month

Australia's most populous state reports first Covid case in more than month
Added 2 days ago
Summary: It is the first locally acquired infection in southeastern New South Wales since March 31st
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Indian government faces calls for fresh lockdown

Indian government faces calls for fresh lockdown
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The move comes as a court decides whether to punish officials for failing to improve erratic supplies of oxygen to overstretched hospitals.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW

Olympic medallist Coe hails Tokyo Olympics test event in Sapporo

Olympic medallist Coe hails Tokyo Olympics test event in Sapporo
Added 2 days ago
Summary: A half-marathon event was held in the city as Tokyo prepares to open the Games in three months.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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German government bans Muslim group over alleged terror donations

German government bans Muslim group over alleged terror donations
Added 2 days ago
Summary: Police raided buildings associated with Ansaar International in 10 German states.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $VIEW$DNOW

Covid scare at G7 meeting after Indian delegates test positive

Covid scare at G7 meeting after Indian delegates test positive
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The entire delegation of India to the G7 summit in London are self-isolating
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Wind and rain continue to pound US South amid flood fears

Wind and rain continue to pound US South amid flood fears
Added 2 days ago
Summary: The storms have been responsible for three deaths this week.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Cryptos: $STRONG$DAILY

Donald Trump launches own blog in attempt to return to social media

Donald Trump launches own blog in attempt to return to social media
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The former US president has added a page to his website, which mimics Twitter and Facebook in its appearance, sharing his thoughts and feelings
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
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Stocks: $FB$TWTR

US tax court hands win to Michael Jackson heirs

US tax court hands win to Michael Jackson heirs
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The Jackson estate’s executors said it was a huge and unambiguous victory for Jackson’s children.
Sentiment: negative
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Stocks: $DNOW

Good Samaritan jumps into water to save young girl following crash on bridge

Good Samaritan jumps into water to save young girl following crash on bridge
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The crash happened on a bridge in Maryland in the US.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Dozens of firefighters tackle blaze on island in River Thames

Dozens of firefighters tackle blaze on island in River Thames
Added 3 days ago
Summary: Crews had to carry their equipment by hand due to the limited access to the island
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR

20 dead and dozens injured as metro overpass collapses in Mexico City

20 dead and dozens injured as metro overpass collapses in Mexico City
Added 3 days ago
Summary: The incident happened in the south of Mexico’s capital.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR

‘Horrible’ weeks ahead as India’s virus catastrophe worsens

‘Horrible’ weeks ahead as India’s virus catastrophe worsens
Added 4 days ago
Summary: India’s official count of coronavirus cases surpassed 20 million on Tuesday, nearly doubling in the past three months.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Apple hires ex-Google AI scientist who resigned after colleagues' firings

Apple hires ex-Google AI scientist who resigned after colleagues' firings
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Samy Bengio left the search giant amid turmoil in its artificial intelligence research department
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL$TISI

Dognapping suspects unaware of connection to Lady Gaga, authorities say

Dognapping suspects unaware of connection to Lady Gaga, authorities say
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Prosecutors say three men drove around the Hollywood area in late February looking for expensive French bulldogs to steal.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $DICE

Britney Spears attacks ‘hypocritical’ documentaries that focus on ‘tough times’

Britney Spears attacks ‘hypocritical’ documentaries that focus on ‘tough times’
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The singer has been the subject of films by the New York Times and the BBC.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW

Bill and Melinda Gates announce they are ending their marriage

Bill and Melinda Gates announce they are ending their marriage
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Mr Gates was Microsoft’s CEO until 2000 and since then has gradually scaled back his involvement in the company.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $TWTR

Germany busts massive child sexual abuse site with 400,000 users

Germany busts massive child sexual abuse site with 400,000 users
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The 'BOYSTOWN' platform has existed since at least June 2019 and was only accessible via the so-called Darknet
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Verizon selling Yahoo and AOL to Apollo in £3.6 billion deal

Verizon selling Yahoo and AOL to Apollo in £3.6 billion deal
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Verizon said on Monday that it will keep a 10% stake in the new company, which will be called Yahoo.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $FB

Jennifer Lopez shares stage with mother at star-studded Vax Live concert

Jennifer Lopez shares stage with mother at star-studded Vax Live concert
Added 4 days ago
Summary: Global Citizen’s Vax Live: The Concert To Reunite The World in California included performances by Eddie Vedder, Foo Fighters, J Balvin and H.E.R.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Stocks: $IHRT$ANTM
Cryptos: $DMD

Moderna to provide 500m vaccine doses for Covax programme

Moderna to provide 500m vaccine doses for Covax programme
Added 4 days ago
Summary: The advance purchase agreement comes just days after the World Health Organisation announced emergency approval for the vaccine.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Novavax plans to ship Covid vaccines to Europe from late 2021 - source

Novavax plans to ship Covid vaccines to Europe from late 2021 - source
Added 5 days ago
Summary: A formal contract could be signed as early as this week, according to an EU official
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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EU Commission proposes reopening of external borders

EU Commission proposes reopening of external borders
Added 5 days ago
Summary: EU officials believe the Covid-19 vaccination campaigns will soon be a ‘game changer’ in the fight against Covid-19.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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'Like old times again' as Greece reopens bars and restaurants

'Like old times again' as Greece reopens bars and restaurants
Added 5 days ago
Summary: It comes six months after the government reimposed lockdown measures in the face of a second Covid wave
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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India records 368,000 new coronavirus cases as catastrophic surge continues

India records 368,000 new coronavirus cases as catastrophic surge continues
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The surge has pushed India’s already fragile and underfunded health system to the brink.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stocks: $PINC

Boris Johnson: Good chance UK can ditch social distancing rule in June

Boris Johnson: Good chance UK can ditch social distancing rule in June
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Boris Johnson said scrapping the rule will be dependent on the data
Sentiment: positive
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Stocks: $DNOW$TWTR

Denmark ditches Johnson and Johnson Covid shots from vaccine programme

Denmark ditches Johnson and Johnson Covid shots from vaccine programme
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The move comes after the Nordic country last month stopped using AstraZeneca's vaccine altogether
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $NVAX$JNJ
Cryptos: $UTED

Man United v Liverpool called off after fan protest

Man United v Liverpool called off after fan protest
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Manchester United’s Premier League clash against Liverpool has been called off after fans broke into Old Trafford and invaded the pitch during a protest against the Glazer family
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Cryptos: $UTED

Indian prime minister Modi's ruling party lose crucial state election amid Covid crisis

Indian prime minister Modi's ruling party lose crucial state election amid Covid crisis
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Prime Minister Modi's ruling party lose crucial Indian state election
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Indian leader’s party takes electoral hit amid virus surge

Indian leader’s party takes electoral hit amid virus surge
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party suffered defeats in West Bengal state as well as Tamil Nadu and Kerala.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Stocks: $TWTR

Caitlyn Jenner says transgender girls competing in women’s sports is ‘unfair’

Caitlyn Jenner says transgender girls competing in women’s sports is ‘unfair’
Added 5 days ago
Summary: It was Jenner’s first comment on the issue since announcing her candidacy to replace California governor Gavin Newsom.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

US denies Iranian claims of multibillion deal to free western prisoners

US denies Iranian claims of multibillion deal to free western prisoners
Added 5 days ago
Summary: State TV suggested a deal had been reached for the UK to pay £400 million for the release of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE
Cryptos: $UTED

Thousands flock to pilot music festival in Liverpool

Thousands flock to pilot music festival in Liverpool
Added 5 days ago
Summary: Sefton Park in Liverpool is hosting the outdoor gig which includes a performance by Blossoms.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW

Hospital fire kills 18 coronavirus patients as India steps up jabs rollout

Hospital fire kills 18 coronavirus patients as India steps up jabs rollout
Added 5 days ago
Summary: The country has set yet another daily global record for Covid-19 infections, with more than 400,000 new cases.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Stocks: $TISI

Final US military withdrawal from Afghanistan formally under way

Final US military withdrawal from Afghanistan formally under way
Added 5 days ago
Summary: American president Joe Biden had set May 1 as the official start of the final pullout.
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW

Mars helicopter gets extra month of flying as rover’s scout

Mars helicopter gets extra month of flying as rover’s scout
Added 6 days ago
Summary: ‘Ingenuity loves Mars,’ project manager MiMi Aung said.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Cryptos: $Mars

Republicans ask Biden to withdraw 'divisive' proposal to teach more Black history

Republicans ask Biden to withdraw 'divisive' proposal to teach more Black history
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The education proposal would place greater emphasis on slavery and the contributions of Black Americans
5 minute read
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Actor Esme Bianco sues Marilyn Manson alleging sexual abuse

Actor Esme Bianco sues Marilyn Manson alleging sexual abuse
Added 7 days ago
Summary: She filed the lawsuit in Los Angeles federal court on Friday.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

UN calls for return to democracy in Myanmar, end to violence

UN calls for return to democracy in Myanmar, end to violence
Added 7 days ago
Summary: The body also called for the release of people detained since the February 1 coup, including Aung San Suu Kyi.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Thousands evacuated as deadly storm hits eastern China

Thousands evacuated as deadly storm hits eastern China
Added 7 days ago
Summary: At least 11 people have died after a thunderstorm struck Nantong city.
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $DELTA

Talks still ‘ongoing’ over full diplomatic status for EU ambassador, UK says

Talks still ‘ongoing’ over full diplomatic status for EU ambassador, UK says
Added 7 days ago
Summary: Reports had suggested that full recognition could be forthcoming after MEPs back Brexit trade terms
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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Alexei Navalny looks gaunt as he appears in court following hunger strike

Alexei Navalny looks gaunt as he appears in court following hunger strike
Added 8 days ago
Summary: Even though the quality of the video link was poor, it was visibly clear that the politician has lost a lot of weight.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW$TISI

Pope limits personal gifts to €40 for cardinals and Vatican staff in anti-corruption decree

Pope limits personal gifts to €40 for cardinals and Vatican staff in anti-corruption decree
Added 8 days ago
Summary: The practice of gift-giving among Catholic clerics was the source of several scandals in the Church in recent years.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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Former Germany defender Metzelder given suspended sentence in child porn case

Former Germany defender Metzelder given suspended sentence in child porn case
Added 8 days ago
Summary: Christoph Metzelder admitted to the bulk of the public prosecutor’s charges.
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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Restaurants and cafes in France allowed to serve customers outdoors from May 19

Restaurants and cafes in France allowed to serve customers outdoors from May 19
Added 8 days ago
Summary: President Emmanuel Macron has outlined a four-step plan to reopen the country and revive its economy.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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McDonald’s comes roaring back as restrictions ease in US

McDonald’s comes roaring back as restrictions ease in US
Added 8 days ago
Summary: McDonald’s said revenue rose 9% to $5.1 billion for the January to March period.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $STRONG

UK High Court rejects Ryanair’s reason for not compensating passengers

UK High Court rejects Ryanair’s reason for not compensating passengers
Added 8 days ago
Summary: Tens of thousands of customers were affected when flights were cancelled due to a series of walkouts by pilots and cabin crew during summer 2018.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Venezuela’s beloved ‘doctor of the poor’ to be beatified

Venezuela’s beloved ‘doctor of the poor’ to be beatified
Added 8 days ago
Summary: Jose Gregorio Hernandez was a doctor, university professor and researcher before his death in 1919.
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Cryptos: $UTED

Myanmar air strikes target ethnic forces on two fronts – reports

Myanmar air strikes target ethnic forces on two fronts – reports
Added 9 days ago
Summary: Generally non-violent marches against military rule continue in many cities and towns.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP

Calling all gadget fans: MI6 looking for new 'Q' spy tech master

Calling all gadget fans: MI6 looking for new 'Q' spy tech master
Added 9 days ago
Summary: BRITAIN-MI6/Q (PIX):Exploding pen not required: MI6 looks for new 'Q' spy tech master
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR
Cryptos: $SCRT

Facebook stock jumps on the back of soaring quarterly ad revenue

Facebook stock jumps on the back of soaring quarterly ad revenue
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The average price of ads on Facebook grew 30% from a year earlier, while the number of ads increased by 12%.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $FB$DNOW

Myanmar airstrikes target ethnic forces on two fronts – reports

Myanmar airstrikes target ethnic forces on two fronts – reports
Added 9 days ago
Summary: Generally non-violent marches against military rule continue in many cities and towns.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP

Joe Biden to the US: ‘America is rising anew’

Joe Biden to the US: ‘America is rising anew’
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The president marked his first 100 days in office by stating the US is ‘ready for takeoff’.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
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Chauvin juror says guilty verdicts could have come quicker

Chauvin juror says guilty verdicts could have come quicker
Added 9 days ago
Summary: Brandon Mitchell is the first juror that deliberated in the trial to talk publicly about his experience.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins dies of cancer

Apollo 11 astronaut Michael Collins dies of cancer
Added 9 days ago
Summary: Mr Collins never set foot on the lunar surface like his crewmates.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Cryptos: $UTED

Federal investigators execute search warrant at Rudy Giuliani’s New York home

Federal investigators execute search warrant at Rudy Giuliani’s New York home
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The former New York City mayor has been under investigation for several years over his business dealings in Ukraine.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

Drive-through opera staged in underground car park

Drive-through opera staged in underground car park
Added 9 days ago
Summary: The show comes a year after Lyric Opera’s production of the complete Ring cycle was cancelled due to the pandemic.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW

US-Russia ties worse than during Cold War, top diplomat warns

US-Russia ties worse than during Cold War, top diplomat warns
Added 9 days ago
Summary: Sergey Lavrov said there is a ‘deficit’ of mutual respect.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Boeing posts loss in first quarter as it takes hit on Air Force One work

Boeing posts loss in first quarter as it takes hit on Air Force One work
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The company did not provide a timetable for fixing the latest problem with its 737 Max jet.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Formal investigation launched into Boris Johnson’s flat refurbishments

Formal investigation launched into Boris Johnson’s flat refurbishments
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The UK Electoral Commission has said it is satisfied there are ‘reasonable grounds to suspect an offence may have occurred’
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $DAILY

Drones used to deliver Girl Scout cookies to people’s doorsteps in US

Drones used to deliver Girl Scout cookies to people’s doorsteps in US
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The town of Christiansburg in Virginia has been a testing ground for commercial delivery drones operated by Wing.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $WING

Pizza Hut, KFC and Taco Bell sales bounce back in US as restrictions ease

Pizza Hut, KFC and Taco Bell sales bounce back in US as restrictions ease
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Yum Brands said sales at stores open at least a year, a key gauge of a restaurant operator’s health, climbed 9%.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $PIZZA

Samsung heirs donate massive art trove to help clear inheritance tax bill

Samsung heirs donate massive art trove to help clear inheritance tax bill
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The Lee family will also donate millions towards medical projects and research.
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
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Huawei sales down 16.5% amid US sanctions

Huawei sales down 16.5% amid US sanctions
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The Chinese tech giant said that profitability had improved.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $BPOP$TWTR
Cryptos: $REN$AUTO

Post-Brexit trade deal backed by European Parliament

Post-Brexit trade deal backed by European Parliament
Added 10 days ago
Summary: MEPs voted overwhelmingly in support of the deal thrashed out by the UK and European Union on Christmas Eve.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Stocks: $DNOW$TWTR

Indian coronavirus death toll crosses 200,000 threshold amid devastating surge

Indian coronavirus death toll crosses 200,000 threshold amid devastating surge
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Healthcare systems are on the brink of collapse.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

Man who filmed four dead and dying police officers jailed

Man who filmed four dead and dying police officers jailed
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Richard Pusey had been pulled over after driving over the speed limit on Melbourne’s Eastern Freeway last April.
Sentiment: negative
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Ryan Giggs denies assault charges

Ryan Giggs denies assault charges
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Giggs appeared in the dock for his first appearance at Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $CRW$UTED

Publisher pulls Philip Roth biography and cuts ties with author Bailey

Publisher pulls Philip Roth biography and cuts ties with author Bailey
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Blake Bailey is facing multiple allegations of sexual harassment and assault.
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
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US navy fires warning shots in Persian Gulf encounter with Iranian vessels

US navy fires warning shots in Persian Gulf encounter with Iranian vessels
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Iran did not immediately acknowledge the incident.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR

Biden to pitch ‘family plan’ in speech to Congress ahead of 100th day in office

Biden to pitch ‘family plan’ in speech to Congress ahead of 100th day in office
Added 10 days ago
Summary: His speech will also provide an update on progress in combating the Covid-19 crisis.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Ireland working to send Covid aid to India

Ireland working to send Covid aid to India
Added 10 days ago
Summary: India's new coronavirus infections hit a record peak for a fifth day on Monday
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR
Cryptos: $UTED

Kamala Harris: Now is the time to prepare for next global pandemic

Kamala Harris: Now is the time to prepare for next global pandemic
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The US vice president was making a virtual address to the UN.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $DNOW
Cryptos: $UTED

US to share 60m AstraZeneca vaccines with world

US to share 60m AstraZeneca vaccines with world
Added 10 days ago
Summary: The move greatly expands on the Biden administration’s action last month to share about four million doses of the vaccine with Mexico and Canada.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
2 people have read this
Stocks: $JNJ

Ukraine opens new nuclear waste site at Chernobyl

Ukraine opens new nuclear waste site at Chernobyl
Added 10 days ago
Summary: President Volodymyr Zelenskyy vowed to ‘transform the exclusion zone’ 35 years after the nuclear disaster.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $TWTR

Johnson spoke with Man United chief but did not discuss Super League – Downing Street

Johnson spoke with Man United chief but did not discuss Super League – Downing Street
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Downing Street said UK prime minister Boris Johnson had not signalled any support for a breakaway competition.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
1 people have read this
Stocks: $PINC$WWD
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Russia suspends operation of Navalny’s offices ahead of ban ruling

Russia suspends operation of Navalny’s offices ahead of ban ruling
Added 10 days ago
Summary: Prosecutors have petitioned a court to label his Foundation for Fighting Corruption and network of regional offices as extremist groups.
Sentiment: negative
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Von der Leyen optimistic vaccinated US tourists can visit EU

Von der Leyen optimistic vaccinated US tourists can visit EU
Added 11 days ago
Summary: Fully vaccinated American tourists will be able to visit the European Union over the coming months without restrictions, European Commission president Ursula von der Leyen has said.As The Irish Times reports, more than a year after restricting non-essential travel from most c
Sentiment: positive
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EC launches legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine contract

EC launches legal action against AstraZeneca over vaccine contract
Added 11 days ago
Summary: A spokesman said some terms of the contract ‘have not been respected’.
Sentiment: positive
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Indonesian military says all crew of submarine dead as wreckage located

Indonesian military says all crew of submarine dead as wreckage located
Added 12 days ago
Summary: Search teams have located the vessel’s wreckage on the ocean floor.
Sentiment: negative
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Putin and Biden may meet in June - RIA cites Kremlin aide

Putin and Biden may meet in June - RIA cites Kremlin aide
Added 12 days ago
Summary: Putin and Biden may meet in June - RIA cites Kremlin aide
Sentiment: negative
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Israel examining heart inflammation cases in people who received Pfizer jab

Israel examining heart inflammation cases in people who received Pfizer jab
Added 12 days ago
Summary: Pfizer said it has not observed a higher rate of the condition than would normally be expected in the general population.
Sentiment: negative
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