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Oil Mixed, Production Decreased Over Delta’s Imminent Arrival By Investing.com

Oil Mixed, Production Decreased Over Delta’s Imminent Arrival By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Gina Lee Investing.com – Oil was mixed on Thursday morning, with the approach of Hurricane Delta prompting oil works to evacuate rigs in the Gulf of Mexico. But gains were capped by…

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how to ensure progress on reducing poverty isn’t reversed by coronavirus

how to ensure progress on reducing poverty isn’t reversed by coronavirus

South Asia accounted for nearly two-fifths of the world’s poor, nearly half of the world’s malnourished children and was home to the largest number of stunted children in 2015. Despite this, the region had made…

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U.S. Warns Food Costs May Double With Farm-to-Fork Push By Bloomberg

U.S. Warns Food Costs May Double With Farm-to-Fork Push By Bloomberg

© Bloomberg. Sonny Perdue (Bloomberg) — U.S. Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue warned that the European Union’s “Farm to Fork” environmental initiative will stoke trade tensions as European producers face higher costs and seek protectionist measures.…

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there are 3 avian influenza outbreaks in Victoria. Should we be worried?

there are 3 avian influenza outbreaks in Victoria. Should we be worried?

As we navigate a global human pandemic, avian influenza (or “bird flu”) has been detected in domestic poultry across Victoria. When scientists discuss avian influenza, we’re usually referring to the diverse subtypes of influenza that…

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Trump’s decade-old audit illustrates why the IRS targets the working poor as much as the rich

Trump’s decade-old audit illustrates why the IRS targets the working poor as much as the rich

The New York Times’ exclusive on President Donald Trump’s taxes contains a lot of startling new findings. A few noteworthy examples: He paid only US$750 in federal income tax in 2016 and 2017 – and…

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Gold Down Over Trump Cancellation of Stimulus Talks By Investing.com

Gold Down Over Trump Cancellation of Stimulus Talks By Investing.com

© Reuters. By Gina Lee Investing.com – Gold was X on Wednesday morning in Asia, hit by U.S. President Donald Trump’s shock cancellation of talks over the latest stimulus measures and a strengthening dollar. slid…

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2020 Nobel Prize in physics awarded for work on black holes – an astrophysicist explains the trailblazing discoveries

2020 Nobel Prize in physics awarded for work on black holes – an astrophysicist explains the trailblazing discoveries

Black holes are perhaps the most mysterious objects in nature. They warp space and time in extreme ways and contain a mathematical impossibility, a singularity – an infinitely hot and dense object within. But if…

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Hollywood is creating a void like the one that permanently stunted European film after Spanish flu

Hollywood is creating a void like the one that permanently stunted European film after Spanish flu

When Christopher Nolan’s latest sci-fi film Tenet opened in late summer, the hope was that audiences would return to the velvet seats and the waft of popcorn would engulf cinemas once more. Exhibitors everywhere had…

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Hurricane Delta rapidly intensifies, targets Mexico, U.S. Gulf Coast By Reuters

Hurricane Delta rapidly intensifies, targets Mexico, U.S. Gulf Coast By Reuters

© Reuters. STORM-DELTA (Reuters) – Hurricane Delta, the 25th named Atlantic storm this year, intensified, with catastrophic winds expected to tear across Mexico’s Yucatan peninsula before taking aim at the U.S. Gulf Coast later in…

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Netflix’s The Social Dilemma highlights the problem with social media, but what’s the solution?

Netflix’s The Social Dilemma highlights the problem with social media, but what’s the solution?

Facebook has responded to Netflix documentary The Social Dilemma, saying it “buries the substance in sensationalism”. The show is currently in Netflix Australia’s top ten list and has been popular around the globe. Some media…

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