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uscoronavirus sep24 The United States is currently witnessing a mixed trend of a marginal decline in new Covid cases and a continuing rise in deaths due to coronavirus infection. The death toll that hovered above 2,000 for the two consecutive weeks crossed the 3,000-a-day mark Thursday.

coronavaccine sep24 The World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended a new combination of two antibody treatments for management of two categories of Covid-19 patients. The antibody cocktail, known as REGEN-COV in the U.S. and Ronapreve in other countries, has already received emergency or temporary pandemic use authorizations to treat Covid-19 in more than 20 countries, including in the U.S., European Union, Ind

co2emission sep23 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has issued final rule to reduce emissions of Hydrofluorocarbons by 85 percent over a period of 15 years. The new rule, alongside other inter-agency actions, together represent one of the most consequential actions taken by the federal government to reduce climate pollution in decades. Hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) are potent greenhouse gases found in a range

uscoronavirus sep President Joe Biden announced that the United States is buying an additional half a billion Pfizer vaccines to donate to low and lower-middle income countries around the world. Speaking at Virtual Global Covid-19 Summit Wednesday, Biden also announced the launch of the EU-U.S. vaccine partnership to work more closely with with its partners on expanding global vaccinations. U.S. Secretary of Sta

bidenungeneralassembly sep22 President Joe Biden has vowed not to pursue "a new Cold War, or a world divided into rigid blocks." Addressing the UN General Assembly, Biden declared that the United States was moving into a "new era of relentless diplomacy" as it tackles emerging technological threats and the expansion of autocratic nations.

uscoronavirus sep22 Deaths due to coronavirus infection in the United States continue to remain above the 2000-a-day mark for the second consecutive week. The alarming trend was evident in most of the days since September 8, the day when daily Covid deaths in the country crossed the 2000 mark for the first time since February. With 2331 new coronavirus casualties reporting on Tuesday, the national total has increas

justin trudeau 092121 Canada's ruling Liberal Party is set to return to power having projected to win 157 seats in the snap federal election. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sought a third term in office two years ahead of schedule with the aim of securing a solid majority, but failed to do so. 170 seats are needed to form a majority government in the 338 member House of Commons, but he will be leading a minority gov

uscoronavirus sep21 As coronavirus deaths crossing the 2000 mark on many of these days, the weekly average of COVID casualties in the United States is steadily increasing, data shows. From a low point of 188 weekly death average reported in the beginning of July, the seven-day average reached 2087 on Monday, according to data compiled by New York Times. This marks an increase by more than 11 times within a time spac

canadaelection sep20 Canadians went to the polling booths Monday for a premature federal election as Prime Minister Justin Trudeau sought a third term in office two years ahead of schedule. The first results will be available shortly after 7 p.m. ET, according to Election Canada. During the campaign, the liberal prime minister reportedly struggled to explain why he opted an early election amidst the pandemic, forcin

uscoronavirus sep20 Amidst the recent surge in coronavirus cases and deaths in the United States, hospitalizations due to the pandemic is steadily declining, data shows. The number of people hospitalized in the country has come down to 94,101, according to data compiled by New York Times. It marks 8 percent decrease within a fortnight. The weekly average of COVID deaths crossed 2000 after a long gap. The seven-day

uscoronavirus sep17 The highest single day COVID death toll in more than seven months was reported in the United States on Thursday. With 3,393 additional casualties reported, the total number of the pandemic victims in the country reached 670,027, as per the latest data from Johns Hopkins University.

bidenincometaxes sep17 President Joe Biden said that big corporations and the super wealthy in the United States have to start paying their fair share of taxes. "It's long overdue," he said while delivering remarks on levelling the playing field in U.S. economy to bring down costs and ensure that the backbone of the country, the middle class, can finally get a break. The President started by thanking the House comm

uscoronavirus sep16 The United States on Wednesday recorded one of the highest daily death tolls in the country this year due to COVID. With 2678 additional casualties reporting, the total number of the pandemic victims in the country reached 666,618, as per the latest data from Johns Hopkins University. 17135 new cases of coronavirus infections on the same day took the national total to 41,536,687. The weekly ave

usukaustralia sep16 Australia, United Kingdom, and the United States have announced the formation of an enhanced trilateral security partnership in the Indo- Pacific region. The White House said this new architecture is aimed "to build stronger partnerships to sustain peace and stability across the entire Indo-Pacific region", and about "deepening cooperation on a range of defense capabilities for the 21st century".

gavinnewsom 0915 A Republican effort to remove California Governor Gavin Newsom from office failed after the majority of voters in the state voted "No" in the election to recall the Democratic leader, according to projections by US media. While more than 65 percent of the voters voted against removing him from office in the high turnout in Tuesday's election, only around 34 percent were in favor of the recall, re

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