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UK Coronavirus Cases: UK first country in Europe to cross 50,000 Covid-19 deaths | World News

LONDON: The UK has become the first country in Europe to cross the grim milestone of 50,000 Covid-19 related deaths as Prime Minister Boris Johnson said, “we mourn everybody who’s gone”. As per the official figures released by the government, 1,256,725 people have tested positive for the virus after 22,950 new cases were recorded this […]

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Will Sign Deal For Pfizer Covid Vaccine, Supply Would Begin In January: Italy

Pfizer and its partner BioNTech SE confirmed the deal in a Thursday statement. JERUSALEM: Israel will sign a provisional deal with Pfizer Inc on Friday to receive 8 million doses of the drugmaker’s still-experimental coronavirus vaccine from January, the Israeli health minister said. The deal, implementation of which would be subject to approval by the […]

Sports

CSU Northridge women’s basketball calls off season after opt-outs deplete roster

5:19 PM ET Graham HaysESPN.com Close Graham Hays covers college sports for espnW, including softball and soccer. Hays began with ESPN in 1999. Cal State Northridge will not compete in women’s basketball during the 2020-21 season after six players elected not to participate due to coronavirus-related concerns and a seventh was unable to enter the […]

Technology

Unity earnings Q3 2020

John Riccitiello Gus Ruelas | Reuters Video game software developer Unity Software‘s stock fell as much as 6% in after-hours trading on Thursday as the company posted widening net losses in its third-quarter earnings.  Here’s what they reported: Loss per share: 97 cents Revenue: $200.8 million Net loss: $144.7 million CNBC does not compare reported earnings […]

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Nobel Peace Prize: A Growing List of Questionable Choices

Barely into his first term as president, Mr. Obama won “for his extraordinary efforts to strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples.” But many critics, some supporters and even Mr. Obama himself questioned the choice, given that he had yet to achieve any significant result for the cause of world peace. “For what?,” he recalled […]