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GOP’s Familiar, Troubling Plan to Torpedo Biden’s Presidency.

The Republicans’ Familiar, Troubling Plan to Torpedo Biden’s Presidency Fiscally reckless GOP leaders are already laying the groundwork to attack spending under a Democratic administration. Bruce Bartlett, October 26, 2020 “Like a phoenix, the deficit hawk will be back soon enough, as soon as it is politically convenient.” -Glenn Kessler, Washington Post fact-checker,…

Published by The Big Picture at November 08, 2020 4:59 am.

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Nadal gearing up for ATP Finals after 'positive' outing in Paris.

Rafael Nadal says the Paris Masters has been a "positive tournament" for him despite Saturday's semi-final defeat to Alexander Zverev, and hopes it will help him in his bid for a maiden ATP Finals title this month.

Published by Reuters at November 08, 2020 4:00 am.

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In escalating conflict, people of Ethiopia's Tigray risk displacement, U.N. says.

Nine million people risk displacement from the escalating conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region, the United Nations said, warning that the federal government's declaration of a state of emergency was blocking food and other aid.

Published by Reuters at November 08, 2020 1:30 am.

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U.S. reports 130,000 new coronavirus cases, fourth straight daily record.

The United States on Saturday reported a record increase in coronavirus cases for a fourth consecutive day with at least 131,420 new infections, bringing the country's total caseload to about 9.91 million, according to a Reuters tally.

Published by Reuters at November 08, 2020 1:25 am.

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India daily coronavirus cases run at nearly half September peak.

India counted 45,674 new cases of the coronavirus, taking total cases to 8.5 million, health ministry data showed on Sunday as the daily increase remained at half the peak seen in September despite a series of religious festivals.

Published by Reuters at November 08, 2020 12:30 am.

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Notre Dame fans rush field after No. 4 Fighting Irish upset No. 1 Clemson.

Notre Dame fans - mostly students by the look of it - rushed the field after the No. 4 Fighting Irish upset No. 1 Clemson.

Published by USA TODAY at November 08, 2020 12:30 am.

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Fresh landslides halt search in Guatemalan hamlet buried in mud.

Fresh landslides have halted Guatemalan rescue workers' efforts to dig through mud as much as 50 ft (15 meters) deep to reach houses swamped by a devastating storm that has killed dozens of people across Central America and southern Mexico.

Published by Reuters at November 08, 2020 12:25 am.

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Global uncertainty could risk World War Three - UK military chief.

Current global uncertainty and anxiety amid the economic crisis caused by the coronavirus pandemic could risk another world war, the head of Britain's armed forces has warned.

Published by Reuters at November 08, 2020 12:20 am.

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Eta restrengthens into a tropical storm; warnings issued for South Florida.

Eta became a tropical storm again on Saturday as it continued making its way toward Cuba and South Florida.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 11:33 pm.

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U.S. reports record increase in COVID-19 cases for fourth straight day.

The United States on Saturday reported a record increase in new coronavirus cases for a fourth consecutive day with at least 130,138 new infections, according to a Reuters tally.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 10:30 pm.

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Australia's COVID-19 hotspot relaxes curbs after 9th day with zero cases.

Australia's second most populous state, the epicentre of the country's COVID-19 outbreak, will relax restrictions after recording its ninth consecutive day with no infections, state Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews said on Sunday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 9:35 pm.

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VAR ruining football, says Leeds' Bamford after disallowed goal.

Leeds United striker Patrick Bamford said VAR was "ruining football" after he was harshly denied a goal because of a mystifying offside decision at Crystal Palace on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 7:30 pm.

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Texas becomes first U.S. state to exceed 1 million coronavirus cases.

Texas became the first state to surpass a million coronavirus cases in the United States on Saturday, as the country battled a third wave of new infections and recorded over 100,000 infections three times in less than a week.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 7:20 pm.

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Portugal imposes local night-time curfews as COVID-19 cases hit record.

Portugal will impose localised night-time curfews from Monday to contain the spread of the coronavirus as the number of cases reached a record high, Prime Minister Antonio Costa announced in the early hours of Sunday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 7:15 pm.

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Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani says Trump won't concede, revives baseless claims of voter fraud.

Joe Biden was declared the winner of the presidential election following the release of a batch of votes from Pennsylvania Saturday morning.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 6:46 pm.

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Atlanta police charge suspect in fatal shooting of rapper King Von.

Atlanta police have charged a 22-year-old man with murder in the fatal shooting of Chicago rapper King Von.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 6:45 pm.

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Joe Biden is only the fifteenth Vice President in history to become President.

Biden also is the second president ever to be elected not immediately following their term as vice president.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 6:30 pm.

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'You're fired': Thousands taunt Trump with his own catchphrase after election loss.

It's the catchphrase Trump used to kick off contestants when he hosted the reality show "The Apprentice." Now his critics are using it on him.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 6:15 pm.

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Is This The Key To Cheaper Solar Power?

The International Energy Agency recently said solar farms were among the cheapest sources of electricity. It called solar "the new king of electricity". But there has always been one aspect of solar that, unlike costs, cannot really change: land need. Solar farms need a lot of land and critics have used this as an argument against the future expansion of this form of renewable power generation. Proponents, however, have found ways to not just solve this problem but do it with benefits for another industry. Agrivoltaics refers to the dual use of…

Published by OilPrice.com at November 07, 2020 6:00 pm.

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How Joe Biden flipped the electoral map and won the presidency with room to spare.

Inroads with Democrats mean Joe Biden could have lost two out of three Rust Belt states and still reached 270 electoral votes.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 5:40 pm.

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What's Trump's next act after his loss? Would he run in 2024? Some advisers see it as a possibility.

Speculation has flown around Trump's next steps for months, including reports he may launch a television network or continue holding his raucous rallies.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 5:26 pm.

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Rio's samba scene struggles to find a tune after COVID-19 batters Brazil.

After months of coronavirus-induced inactivity, Rio de Janeiro's legendary samba scene is tentatively tiptoeing back to life, offering a sliver of hope to those whose livelihoods depend on the traditional Afro-Brazilian musical genre.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 5:05 pm.

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French COVID-19 deaths top 40,000.

The total number of deaths in France from COVID-19 has topped 40,000 for the first time while the number of new cases hit a fresh record, health ministry data showed.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 4:05 pm.

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Zidane reflects on Hazard's rotten luck after COVID positive.

Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said Eden Hazard's positive COVID-19 test had come at a difficult time for the player just as he was returning to full fitness, but added the Belgian was in high spirits.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 3:20 pm.

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Slovakia's second round of coronavirus tests draws large crowds.

Slovakia held a second round of nationwide coronavirus testing on Saturday in an effort to curb increasing infections, with more than half a million people screened by noon.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 3:10 pm.

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Erdogan tells Putin that Armenia must negotiate over Nagorno-Karabakh.

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan told Russian leader Vladimir Putin on Saturday that Armenia must be convinced to negotiate in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict with Azerbaijan and called for a peaceful resolution, the Turkish Presidency said.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 3:00 pm.

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Argentina agrees deal for 22 million doses of AstraZeneca-Oxford COVID-19 vaccine.

Argentina has struck a deal with drugmaker AstraZeneca Plc to receive around 22 million doses of its COVID-19 vaccine being developed with the University of Oxford, with the aim to start deliveries in the first half of next year.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 2:00 pm.

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Why U.S. Politics Don’t Impact Energy.

Let’s assume a likely so called political gridlock scenario in Washington DC with a Biden Presidency and Republican control of the Senate. Conventional Wall Street wisdom is that this type of political gridlock is bullish for stocks. At the same time the Federal Reserve’s Jay Powell just yesterday implied interest rates are on “hold” for the indefinite future. We believe the near term market bullishness reflects an initial, collective sigh of relief that corporate and personal income tax rates are not likely to change meaningfully.…

Published by OilPrice.com at November 07, 2020 2:00 pm.

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Rescue teams inch toward storm-wrecked Guatemalan village, dozens missing.

Rescue workers on Saturday struggled over treacherous roads buried in mud and rubble to a remote mountain village in Guatemala swamped by a devastating storm that has killed dozens of people across Central America and southern Mexico.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 1:50 pm.

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Gambhir calls for Kohli's removal from Bangalore captaincy.

Former India batsman Gautam Gambhir feels Virat Kohli should be replaced as captain of the Royal Challengers Bangalore after the team ended yet another Indian Premier League campaign without the trophy.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 1:00 pm.

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Volkswagen truck unit Traton, U.S. Navistar sign merger deal.

Volkswagen AG's truck unit Traton SE <8TRA.DE> has signed a merger agreement with U.S. truck maker Navistar International Corp , the company said in a statement on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 12:45 pm.

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M&A Heats Up In Canadian Oil Patch.

Just like the U.S. shale patch, the Canadian oil and gas sector has seen a flurry of merger and acquisition (M&A;) announcements since oil prices crashed, as larger firms scoop up assets to diversify their portfolios. Consolidation in Canada’s oil industry gained momentum at the end of October with a mega merger that creates the country’s third-biggest oil producer and the fourth-largest oil firm by market capitalization. Cenovus Energy and Husky Energy agreed to combine their businesses in an all-stock deal to become a leaner,…

Published by OilPrice.com at November 07, 2020 12:00 pm.

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Eta regains tropical storm status, heads for Florida after causing devastation in Central America.

A Tropical Storm Warning is up for South Florida, the Florida Keys, the Cayman Islands, and portions of the Bahamas and Cuba as a strengthening Tropical Storm Eta heads east-northeast across the western Caribbean. At 10 a.m. EST Saturday, November ...

Published by Yale Climate Connections at November 07, 2020 11:58 am.

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Iran reports record daily COVID-19 cases, announces new curbs.

Iran announced new lockdown curbs on Saturday after registering a record daily number of COVID-19 cases and another 423 deaths from the disease in the Middle East's worst-hit country.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 11:50 am.

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NHC issues tropical storm warning for South Florida as Eta regains strength.

A tropical storm warning issued for South Florida and the Florida Keys as Eta regains tropical storm strength as the center reforms to the Northeast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 11:45 am.

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No presidential candidate in modern history has refused to concede, but there's no law that requires it.

If Joe Biden wins, will Donald Trump concede? A concession speech isn't in U.S. law or the Constitution; it's a time-honored voluntary gesture.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 11:26 am.

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Americans react to election of Joe Biden as 46th president.

Joe Biden was elected as the 46th President of the United States on Nov. 7, five days after election day.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 11:12 am.

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Popping champagne and dancing, people take to the streets across the US to celebrate Biden, Harris win.

Nationwide, people took to the streets in celebration of President-elect Joe Biden's victory in the 2020 elections.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 11:12 am.

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Florida Rep. Matt Gaetz, a fierce Trump ally, tests positive for COVID-19 antibodies.

Gaetz joins a list of those in Donald Trump's circle (including White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows) who have contracted the virus or antibodies.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 11:11 am.

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Biden wins: Democrat who vowed return to 'normalcy' defeats Trump in cliffhanger election.

Joe Biden is the president-elect. His win puts the U.S. on a different course just four years after voters picked President Donald Trump.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 11:04 am.

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Doug Emhoff, Kamala Harris' husband, will be the nation's first 'second gentleman'

Doug Emhoff, married to Vice President-elect Kamala Harris, will be the first male spouse of any vice president or president. Here's what to know.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 11:02 am.

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Jill Biden will be historic first lady: Just call her 'Professor FLOTUS'

Jill Biden promises to be a busy first lady: She plans to keep her day job as a college English professor in northern Virginia.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 10:56 am.

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Italy approves 2.9 billion euro aid package after new virus curbs.

Italy has approved a new aid package to cushion the blow to the economy from restrictions it introduced earlier this week in an effort to stem a resurgence of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 10:55 am.

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Joe Biden will become the oldest president in American history, a title previously held by Ronald Reagan.

As of now, the oldest sitting president in U.S. history was Ronald Reagan, who was 77 when he left office in 1989.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 10:53 am.

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UK reports 24,957 new COVID cases, 413 more deaths.

Britain reported 24,957 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and 413 deaths from the virus, both up on figures from the day before, government data showed.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 10:50 am.

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'A real contrast': How Joe Biden won Democrats and the White House with a message of healing.

The election became a referendum on Trump – an up or down vote on his four-year term – rather than a choice between him and Biden, according to political experts.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 10:49 am.

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Trump fundraiser emails for legal challenges would also pay down campaign debt, fine print says.

In the Trump campaign's latest push to raise money for its "election defense" fund, at least half of any donation could go toward paying down debt for the president's campaign, according to the fine print.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 10:43 am.

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Future Retail challenges Amazon in court over Reliance deal.

Future Retail has challenged its partner Amazon.com Inc in a New Delhi court to stop interfering in its $3.4 billion asset sale deal, the Indian company said in a statement on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 10:00 am.

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World’s Largest Copper Miner Is Taking A Shot At Lithium.

Chile’s state-owned Codelco, the world’s no.1 copper producer, will go ahead with plans to explore for lithium at the Maricunga salt flat, the country’s second-largest in terms of reserves, after receiving the approval from local environmental regulators. The exploration campaign, approved by the 10 members of the Environmental Assessment Commission of Atacama, where Maricunga is located, would begin in April 2021, Codelco said. The copper giant plans to spend between six and 10 months on the field to determine concentrations…

Published by OilPrice.com at November 07, 2020 10:00 am.

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North Denmark in lockdown after mutated coronavirus infects minks being farmed for fur.

Danes went into lockdown Friday in a northern region of the country where a mutated variation of the coronavirus has infected minks for their fur.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 9:50 am.

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EU says still far apart with Britain on fisheries, state aid in trade talks.

There has been some progress in talks on a future trade relationship between Britain and the European Union, but both sides are still far apart on fisheries and state aid for companies, the head of the European Commission said on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 8:50 am.

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MiB: Adam Posen, Peterson Institute.

This week, we speak with Adam S. Posen, president of the Peterson Institute for International Economics. Over the course of his career, he has contributed to research and public policy regarding monetary and fiscal policies in the G-20, inflation targeting, European integration since the adoption of the euro, China-U.S. economic relations, and developing new approaches…

Published by The Big Picture at November 07, 2020 8:30 am.

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Oprah Winfrey reveals her favorite things for 2020, including Telfar, Bychari, more Black businesses.

In a year filled with uncertainty, one mainstay is certain: Oprah Winfrey releasing her annual list of favorite things.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 8:12 am.

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Poland reports record daily increase in coronavirus cases.

Poland reported a record 27,875 new coronavirus cases on Saturday, taking the total number of reported cases over 500,000 as new restrictions came into force to curb the pandemic's spread.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 7:50 am.

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French PM vows to fight radical Islam in tribute to attack victims.

French Prime Minister Jean Castex said on Saturday the government would keep "fighting relentlessly" against radical Islam as he paid tribute to the three victims of a knife attack in the southern city of Nice last month.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 7:40 am.

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Florida couple weds at hospital where groom recovered from severe COVID-19.

Twelve years engaged, a local couple gets married at Orange Park Medical Center where the groom has been recovering from COVID-19.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 7:08 am.

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Factbox: Turkey's new central bank chief Agbal has track record, but tests await.

Turkey's new central bank chief, Naci Agbal, is a close ally of President Tayyip Erdogan and served as his finance minister.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 6:45 am.

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Cuba braces for Storm Eta after deadly toll in Central America.

Cuba's meteorology office warned on Saturday of torrential rain and flooding as Tropical Depression Eta churned northwards towards the Caribbean island, and on track to Florida, after killing more than 70 people in Central America last week.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 6:35 am.

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Guatemala searches for bodies as strengthening Eta eyes Cuba.

An estimated 100 people in Guatemala were believed buried by a massive landslide, as the remnants of Hurricane Eta strengthened.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 6:30 am.

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Fact check: Viral video shows Pennsylvania poll workers fixing damaged ballots.

A viral video claiming to show a poll worker committing voter fraud in Delaware County is false. Poll workers were fixing damaged ballots.

Published by USA TODAY at November 07, 2020 6:05 am.

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Djokovic clinches sixth year-end No. 1 ranking to tie Sampras.

Novak Djokovic has sealed the year-end men's world number one tennis ranking for the sixth time to go level with childhood hero Pete Sampras after closest rival Rafael Nadal opted against playing in the ATP Tour event in Sofia next week.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 5:55 am.

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Guatemalan mudslides push storm Eta's death toll near 150.

The death toll from torrential downpours unleashed by storm Eta leapt on Friday as Guatemalan soldiers reached a mountain village where around 100 people were killed by a landslide, adding to dozens of other dead in Central America and Mexico.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 5:50 am.

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10 Weekend Reads.

The weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Danish Blend coffee, grab a seat where you can see the turning leaves, and get ready for our longer form weekend reads: • Biden Leads in the Most Extraordinary Election of Our Time. What Comes Next. A divided government can mean measured change—and that is typically…

Published by The Big Picture at November 07, 2020 5:45 am.

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Erdogan replaced cenbank chief over lira slump, discomfort with policy - sources.

President Tayyip Erdogan replaced Turkey's central bank chief over the rapid depreciation in the lira and discomfort with the bank's policy steps not yielding results, three officials told Reuters on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 5:40 am.

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U.S. aid agency to grant $20 million to fund Sudan wheat purchases.

The U.S. Agency for International Development said it will grant $20 million to the World Food Programme to purchase wheat for Sudan to alleviate shortages in the east African country.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 4:40 am.

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Delhi suffers from "severe" air pollution for third straight day.

Air quality in India's capital New Delhi remained in the "severe" category for a third straight day on Saturday due to increased stubble fires and vehicle emissions, the country's main environment monitoring agency said.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 4:30 am.

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Important to talk about mental health, says Chelsea's Chilwell.

Chelsea full back Ben Chilwell has urged people suffering from mental health issues to speak out about their problems and seek the support they need.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 1:30 am.

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Raiders will appeal 'draconian' sanctions, says owner Davis.

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis said the organization intends to appeal the "draconian" punishments handed out by the National Football League (NFL) for repeated COVID-19 protocol breaches.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 12:30 am.

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China October exports surge, imports rise amid global recovery.

China exports grew at the fastest pace in 19 months in October, while imports also rose, official data showed on Saturday, as the world's second largest economy continued to recover after being hit hard by the coronavirus crisis earlier this year.

Published by Reuters at November 07, 2020 12:20 am.

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State of the American Debt-Slaves, Q3 2020: The Stimulus & Forbearance Phenomenon.

Auto loans jump after historic price spikes. Credit cards still in stimulus wonderland. Student-loan borrowers count on debt forgiveness, mmmkay.

Published by Wolf Street at November 07, 2020 12:11 am.

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India's coronavirus cases reach 8.5 million - health ministry.

India recorded 50,356 new cases of the novel coronavirus, taking its total to 8.46 million, data from the health ministry showed on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 11:30 pm.

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Australia to allow additional 450 citizens to return before end of 2020.

Australia will permit an additional 450 citizens to return to the country before the end of the year, slightly increasing a cap enforced to reduce risks of fresh coronavirus infections being imported, Prime Minister Scott Morrison said on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 11:20 pm.

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White House chief of staff Meadows has COVID-19 -source.

White House chief of staff Mark Meadows, who has frequently appeared at public events without wearing a mask, has been diagnosed with COVID-19, a source familiar with the situation told Reuters on Friday.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 11:12 pm.

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U.S. daily coronavirus cases exceed 129,000, third day over 100,000.

U.S. coronavirus infections surged by at least 129,606 on Friday, according to a Reuters tally, the third consecutive daily rise of more than 100,000 cases as a third wave of COVID-19 sweeps the United States.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 11:10 pm.

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Breakingviews - Bank investors blithely bet on benign EU lockdowns.

European bank investors seem relaxed about the latest lockdowns. The STOXX Europe 600 Banks Index, which includes major lenders based in the United Kingdom and on the continent, has risen 6% in the past month, despite the introduction of quarantines in Germany, Britain and...

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 10:17 pm.

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UK's Johnson, Sunak agree to extend universal credit benefit: The Times.

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson and finance minister Rishi Sunak have agreed in principle to extend a 20 pound($26.31) weekly increase in universal credit for 6 million people at a cost of 6 billion pounds ($7.89 billion), The Times reported on Saturday.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 10:15 pm.

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Grocers restore purchase limits on toilet paper, other products as COVID-19 cases surge.

Some grocery store chains are bringing back limits on purchasing certain items including toilet paper as COVID-19 cases spike in the U.S.

Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 10:05 pm.

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Stocks notch biggest weekly gain since April.

Stocks closed out their best week since April on Friday, driven by the potential for more gridlock in Washington even as the winner of the White House is still unknown.

Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 9:31 pm.

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'Coordinated inauthentic behavior': Facebook removes Iranian accounts targeting Israel protests.

The company said one such case involved 12 Facebook accounts, two pages and 307 Instagram accounts.

Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 9:14 pm.

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Trader Joe's: 1,250 workers tested positive for COVID-19.

The coronavirus also was "suspected to be a contributing factor" in two employee deaths, according to Trader Joe’s.

Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 8:58 pm.

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Mexico reports 5,931 new coronavirus cases, 551 more deaths.

Mexico's Health Ministry on Friday reported 5,931 new confirmed cases of coronavirus infection and 551 additional fatalities, bringing the country's total to 955,128 cases and 94,323 deaths.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 8:20 pm.

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Turkey's Erdogan replaces central bank governor as lira slides.

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan removed central bank governor Murat Uysal from his post on Saturday and replaced him with former finance minister Naci Agbal after a slide in the value of the lira to a record low.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 8:10 pm.

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U.S. reports record increase in daily COVID-19 cases for third consecutive day.

The United States on Friday reported a record increase in new coronavirus cases for a third straight day with at least 121,337 new infections, according to a Reuters tally.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 8:00 pm.

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MSNBC's Rachel Maddow in quarantine after 'close contact' tests positive for COVID-19.

Rachel Maddow has announced she will not appear on MSNBC Friday night after coming in close contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19.

Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 7:28 pm.

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LATAM Airlines posts $573 million loss because of coronavirus restrictions.

LATAM Airlines , the continent's largest carrier, said on Friday it lost $573 million in the third quarter, as the company continues a bankruptcy restructuring process that started in May because of the coronavirus pandemic.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 7:20 pm.

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Burns sizzles to grab second-round lead in Houston.

Sam Burns used a fast start and steady finish to grab the second-round lead at the Houston Open on Friday, while Jordan Spieth and Phil Mickelson were on track to miss the cut in the final tournament before next week's Masters.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 7:10 pm.

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Head of U.S. agency overseeing nuclear weapons stockpile resigns.

The head of the agency that oversees the U.S. stockpile of nuclear weapons has resigned, the U.S. Energy Department's National Nuclear Security Administration said on Friday, without providing a reason.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 7:05 pm.

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Brazilian telecoms snub U.S. official over Huawei 5G pressure: media.

Brazil's top four telecom companies have decide not to meet with a visiting senior U.S. official who has advocated excluding China's Huawei Technologies Co from the Brazilian 5G equipment market, two local newspapers reported on Friday.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 7:00 pm.

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Why ballot-counting in Nevada is dragging on.

Nevada officials say they are emphasizing accuracy over speed when processing an unprecedented flood of mail-in ballots this year.

Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 6:46 pm.

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After season-long suspension, Alex Cora 'grateful' to return as Red Sox manager.

Suspended by MLB for his role in the cheating scandal from his time with the Houston Astros, Alex Cora returns to Boston.

Published by USA TODAY at November 06, 2020 6:37 pm.

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Argentina 'could receive' 750,000 doses of eventual Pfizer vaccine: Fernandez.

Argentina President Alberto Fernandez said on Friday his country could receive 750,000 doses of an eventual coronavirus vaccine from U.S. drugmaker Pfizer Inc in December, a glimmer of hope as cases in the South American nation show signs of receding following months of...

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 6:30 pm.

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Airbus monthly jet deliveries surge in October to near-2019 level.

Europe's Airbus booked 72 jet deliveries in October, approaching last year's monthly pace for the first time since the start of the coronavirus crisis and easing concerns over a cash-depleting overhang of unwanted jets.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 6:20 pm.

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New York sues Sotheby's for helping important client escape sales taxes on artwork.

Sotheby's was sued on Friday by New York's attorney general, who accused the auction house of defrauding the state by helping an important client avoid millions of dollars of sales taxes on art he purchased.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 6:15 pm.

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Brazil's COVID-19 deaths pass 162,000, with 5.6 million cases: ministry.

Brazil reported 18,862 additional confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus in the past 24 hours, and 279 deaths from COVID-19, the health ministry said on Friday.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 5:20 pm.

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Motorycling: Rossi OK to race but Yamaha boss goes into quarantine.

MotoGP great Valentino Rossi was cleared to race in the European Grand Prix in Valencia on Friday after recovering from COVID-19 but his factory Yamaha team were hit by another outbreak of the virus.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 5:15 pm.

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McConnell: Signs of economic recovery point to smaller COVID-19 stimulus.

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Friday that economic statistics, including a 1 percentage point drop in the unemployment rate, showed that Congress should enact a smaller coronavirus stimulus package that is highly targeted at the pandemic's effects.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 5:10 pm.

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Niemann withdraws from Masters after positive COVID-19 test.

Chilean golfer Joaquin Niemann has tested positive for COVID-19 and will miss next week's Masters at Augusta National, the world number 41 said on Friday.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 5:00 pm.

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Breakingviews - Macquarie hits limits of diversification.

Macquarie takes great pride in being a financial supermarket. Boss Shemara Wikramanayake emphasised the benefits of variety again even as her Australian conglomerate suffered a 32% decline in half-year net profit, which included a rare loss in investment banking. The pandemic...

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 4:50 pm.

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UK reports 23,287 new COVID-19 cases, 355 deaths.

Britain reported 23,287 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday and 355 deaths from the virus, down on figures from the day before, government data showed.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 4:45 pm.

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France posts record 60,486 new coronavirus cases.

France registered a record 60,486 new confirmed coronavirus cases on Friday, after posting a record 58,046 on Thursday, health ministry data showed.

Published by Reuters at November 06, 2020 4:35 pm.

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