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China Launches Emergency Response After 6 Earthquake Hits Sichuan

It struck around 120 kilometres southwest of the megacity of Chongqing.(Representational) Beijing: A shallow earthquake struck southwest China early Thursday triggering the second-highest level of emergency response by rescuers in Sichuan province, state media said. The US Geological Survey put the magnitude of the quake at 5.4 but the China Earthquake Networks Centre measured it […]

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Biden to Meet With Business Leaders Who Support Vaccine Mandates

President Biden met on Wednesday with top executives from Microsoft, the Walt Disney Company, Kaiser Permanente and other companies that have endorsed vaccine mandates, days after he announced a federal effort to require employees of large companies to be vaccinated against the coronavirus or be tested regularly. The administration sought to use the meeting to […]