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Arrested Suez ship fit for onward passage, manager says.

The cargo vessel that blocked global shipping in the Suez Canal and is caught in a legal dispute in Egypt is fit to sail once approval is given, its technical manager said on Wednesday.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 8:50 am.

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Federal Bureau of Prisons says Ponzi schemer Bernard Madoff has passed away.

Bernard Madoff, who was convicted for running the largest known Ponzi scheme in history, died on Wednesday in federal prison where he was serving a 150-year sentence, the Bureau of Prisons said. He was 82.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 8:46 am.

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Now when buying a cell phone chip, people will have to provide biometric data and CURP.

The Government seeks to create a register of cell phone users and they will ask.

Published by The Yucatan Times at April 14, 2021 8:45 am.

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U.S. CDC to weigh rare clot risk with J&J's COVID-19 vaccine as use paused.

A U.S. health advisory panel on Wednesday is set to review six reported cases of rare blood clots in women who received Johnson & Johnson's COVID-19 vaccine one day after federal regulators paused the use of the shot to assess the issue.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 8:30 am.

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INE ratifies withdrawal of Félix Salgado Macedonio’s candidacy.

The General Council of the National Electoral Institute (INE) ratified the cancellation of the registration of Félix Salgado.

Published by The Yucatan Times at April 14, 2021 8:30 am.

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Pedro Caixinha: Cruz Azul had stage fright in the final against America.

Pedro Caixinha, former coach of Cruz Azul, considered that his team had "stage fright" in the final of the Apertura 2018 against America

Published by Milenio at April 14, 2021 8:26 am.

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Brazil’s Emerald Exports – The Latest Revelations About Dario Messer.

Brazil’s Emerald Exports – The Latest Revelations About Dario Messer
Messer, the notoriously prolific money launderer, was able to move millions of dollars through Brazil’s emerald mining industry, adding yet another scheme to his laundry list of illicit financial dealings.

Published by InSight Crime at April 14, 2021 8:23 am.

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Disaster-ready Swiss rethink iodine handouts as nuclear plant offline.

The closure of a nuclear power plant near Bern in Switzerland is disrupting more than energy supplies: it has also led to a rethink of how the nation doles out iodine tablets for people to swallow in the event of an atomic catastrophe.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 8:20 am.

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What we know about Kim Potter, the former Brooklyn Center police officer who shot Daunte Wright.

Kim Potter was a 26-year veteran of the Brooklyn Center Police Department before she resigned Tuesday. Charges could be brought Wednesday.

Published by USA TODAY at April 14, 2021 8:18 am.

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UNAM relaunches the book 'Diario del dolor', by María Luisa Puga.

When books "are so good, necessary and reflect a state of society, they end up recovering sooner or later," says Brenda Navarro.

Published by Milenio at April 14, 2021 8:18 am.

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Massive arrival of sargassum begins in Quintana Roo.

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The beaches of the Mexican state of Quintana Roo received the first massive flow of sargassum this year, with the greatest impact on the resorts of Playa del Carmen, Cozumel, Tulum, Xcalak, and Mahahual. According to specialists who make up the Sargasso Monitoring Network, an NGO made up of scientists, the southeast winds of up ...

Published by Puerto Vallarta News at April 14, 2021 8:16 am.

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CDC panel reviews J&J vaccine today; US warns global pandemic 'aftershocks will be felt for years': Live COVID-19 updates.

Prince Philip's funeral limited to 30 people. Johnson & Johnson vaccine gets reviewed. US warns of global pandemic 'aftershocks'. Latest COVID news.

Published by USA TODAY at April 14, 2021 8:15 am.

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Univision and Televisa agree to historic union to compete with Netflix.

The companies have indicated that the business resulting from the merger will feature the largest library of long-form content in the world.

Published by Infobae at April 14, 2021 8:15 am.

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Wells Fargo profit beats estimates as bank frees reserve funds.

Wells Fargo & Co reported first-quarter profit ahead of Wall Street estimates on Wednesday as the bank reduced its reserves by $1.6 billion and costs tied to its years-old sales practices scandal stabilized.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 8:10 am.

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PAN goes for counter-reforms to setbacks in Q4: Jorge Romero.

He pointed out that the priorities on the legislative agenda of his party and his allies will be economic recovery and universal and free health for Mexicans.

Published by Milenio at April 14, 2021 8:10 am.

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Exclusive: Russia's Sberbank to expand in logistics in e-commerce push.

Russia's biggest bank Sberbank plans to expand its logistic business across the world's largest country as it seeks to capitalise on a booming e-commerce market, Chief Financial Officer Alexandra Buriko told Reuters.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 8:05 am.

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Manufacturers demand to guarantee orders for medical supplies.

For someone supplying masks, gowns and gloves to US hospitals, April 2020 was “a very dark time,” Andy Brailo recalls.

Published by Milenio at April 14, 2021 8:02 am.

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Blood clots and COVID-19 vaccines: How scientists are starting to unravel the rare side effect of the J&J and AstraZeneca vaccines.

Although still murky, a picture is starting to emerge about the connection between two types of COVID-19 vaccines and rare blood clots.

Published by USA TODAY at April 14, 2021 8:00 am.

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Map of the coronavirus in Mexico April 14: CDMX concentrates most of the deaths.

The fatality of COVID-19 in Mexico is 9.2%, that is, for every 100 infected people, around nine die from complications of the disease

Published by Infobae at April 14, 2021 7:57 am.

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Dollar General to hire up to 20,000 workers as economy rebounds.

Dollar General Corp said on Wednesday it would recruit up to 20,000 employees this spring, the latest company to plan a hiring spree as more parts of the U.S. economy reopen and fiscal stimulus kicks in.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 7:55 am.

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Breakingviews - Czech billionaire’s supermarket raid looks pricey.

Daniel Kretinsky seems to be hoping that supermarkets’ pandemic boost will endure. The Czech billionaire has raised his stake in UK grocer J Sainsbury to nearly 10%, prompting speculation of a full takeover. Yet stubbornly high costs and increasing competition after lockdowns...

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 7:44 am.

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EU to raise COVID vaccine supplies from Pfizer in second quarter to 250 million doses.

European Union countries will receive 50 million more coronavirus vaccines produced by Pfizer and BioNTech in the second quarter, the head of the EU Commission said on Wednesday, as deliveries expected at the end of the year will be brought forward.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 7:35 am.

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RSP candidate will promote sports in youth.

More spaces to practice and promote sports among youth, so that they stay away from addictions and crime

Published by Diario de Querétaro at April 14, 2021 7:30 am.

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Greece to lift quarantine rule for more travelers from next week: official.

Greece plans to lift quarantine restrictions from next week for travelers from the European Union and five other countries who have been vaccinated or test negative for COVID-19, a senior government official said on Wednesday.

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 7:25 am.

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Breakingviews - Capital Calls: German duo attempt eastern Europe office raid.

(The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are their own.)

Published by Reuters at April 14, 2021 7:22 am.

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