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Bolivian President Evo Morales resigns after deadly protests
November 11, 2019
President Evo Morales stepped down not long after a report cited a "heap of observed irregularities" in the October election results
Climate change could end mortgages as we know them
November 11, 2019
The traditional 30-year home loan — along with city and state budgets — face a grave threat from growing climate risks
Apple Card sexist, claims Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak
November 11, 2019
Goldman Sachs, the issuer behind the tech-branded plastic, says gender is not a factor in credit-decision process
Ultra-low unemployment is problem in parts of U.S.
November 11, 2019
Vermont and Maine have among the lowest jobless rates in the country—now some local employers can't find workers
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Three blasts kill at least 6 in Syrian town near Turkey
November 11, 2019
No one immediately claimed responsibility for the attack, which came after ISIL said it killed a priest in the area.
Greece and China hail strategic partnership, as US and EU look on
November 11, 2019
Greece is attempting to be China's gateway to Europe, with Athens offering Beijing plenty of investment opportunities.
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'Stay alert': millions of Australians brace for 'catastrophic' bushfires
November 11, 2019
Residents across a wide swath of Australia's east coast were bracing for "catastrophic" conditions on Tuesday, with searing heat and high winds expected to fan scores of already burning bushfires, threatening residential areas.
Iran adds to breaches of nuclear deal with enrichment push: IAEA report
November 11, 2019
Iran is enriching uranium at its underground Fordow site and rapidly accelerating enrichment more broadly, a report by the U.N. atomic watchdog showed on Monday, outlining Tehran's latest breaches of its 2015 nuclear deal with major powers.
Hong Kong violence prompts reminder that China troops close at hand
November 11, 2019
Hong Kong police shot and critically wounded a protester and a man was set on fire on Monday in violence that prompted leader Carrie Lam to denounce "enemies of the people" and drew a chilling warning from a senior Chinese newspaper editor.
U.S. condemns latest Hong Kong violence, urges both sides to de-escalate
November 11, 2019
The United States on Monday condemned "unjustified use of deadly force" in the latest Hong Kong violence and urged police and civilians alike to de-escalate the situation, a senior Trump administration official said.
Mexico makes arrests in massacre of American women, children: minister
November 11, 2019
Mexico has made an unspecified number of arrests over last week's massacre of three women and six children of dual U.S-Mexican nationality in the north of the country, Security Minister Alfonso Durazo said on Monday.
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NEWS • Report
Google Collects Personal Health Data in Secret Project
November 11, 2019
Google is teaming with one of the country’s largest health-care systems on an ambitious project named “Project Nightingale” to collect and crunch detailed health information of millions of Americans across 21 states.
Google Collects Personal Health Data in Secret Project
November 11, 2019
Google is teaming with one of the country’s largest health-care systems on an ambitious project named “Project Nightingale” to collect and crunch detailed health information of millions of Americans across 21 states.
Brexit Party Gives Johnson an Election Boost
November 11, 2019
Britain’s euroskeptic Brexit Party said it won’t contest hundreds of Conservative Party-held districts in next month’s U.K. election, boosting Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s chances of re-election.
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Know your abbreviations! H&M slammed for using designer’s initials that also represent violence against women
November 11, 2019
Preview H&M is the latest brand to run afoul of obscure cultural sensitivities, with its designer collaboration tagline “I love GBV” enraging women’s rights campaigners who point out that the abbreviation also means gender-based violence.
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Martin Scorsese ‘didn’t get’ Black Panther because he’s white, says Marvel star in attempt to make everything about social justice
November 11, 2019
Preview Martin Scorsese – who criticized Marvel’s ubiquitous superhero flicks – “didn’t get” ‘Black Panther’ on account of his whiteness, said star Chadwick Boseman, in a statement that may be part social justice and part promo bid.
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One step closer to democratic, prosperous, free Western Hemisphere? Trump hails ouster of Bolivia's Evo Morales
November 11, 2019
Preview US President Donald Trump praised the Bolivian military pushing President Evo Morales out of power as a “significant moment for democracy in the Western Hemisphere,” openly endorsing what critics have called a coup in La Paz.
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NEWS • Analysis
Deep Freeze Could Bring Record-Breaking Temperatures From Rockies to East Coast
November 11, 2019
Snowfall totals could reach up to a foot or more in some areas of Indiana, Michigan and Vermont
A Viral Tweet Accused Apple’s New Credit Card of Being ‘Sexist.’ Now New York State Regulators Are Investigating
November 11, 2019
Goldman Sachs, who issues the credit card, has denied wrongdoing
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NEWS • Comment
Poorly educated voters hold the keys to the White House
November 11, 2019
A new paper suggests that voters without degrees are uniquely placed to pick the next president
India’s toxic smog is a common affliction in middle-income countries
November 9, 2019
As economies develop, air pollution tends to get worse before it gets better
Macron on a mission
November 8, 2019
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Californians close to wildfires are more likely to vote green
November 8, 2019
Climate disasters are changing Democratic voters’ minds, but not Republicans’
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