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U.S. detained nearly 100,000 migrants at Mexico border in February, sources say...
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U.S. border agents detained nearly 100,000 migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border in February, according to two people familiar with preliminary figures, the highest monthly total since a major border surge in mid-2019. The figures, which have not been previo
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-03-07 06:08 UTC
Biden Says $1,400 Stimulus Checks to Start Going Out This Month...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/US/, /contrib/economy
President Joe Biden said on Saturday that the $1,400 direct payments to most Americans will begin going out
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-03-07 05:52 UTC
There's Only One News Story, Repeating Over And Over Again...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/news_media
There is only ever one news story on any given day, and it is always the same news story: wealthy and powerful people seek more wealth and power, and narratives are spun to advance these agendas.....
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-03-06 02:52 UTC
Ripple's Chris Larsen Files Motion to Dismiss SEC Case Over XRP Sales...
Ripple's executive chairman has asked a U.S. court to dismiss an SEC lawsuit alleging securities violations relating to sales of XRP.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-03-04 18:16 UTC
Weekly all-Ukrainian forums "Ukraine 30" ...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/ukraine_politics
At the beginning of this year, President Volodymyr Zelenskyy announced a series of weekly “Ukraine 30” forums.
Four forums from this series have already passed. The first forum was dedicated to the coronavirus. In the course of it, the president promised to start mass vaccination in February, and
By Timoschuk on 2021-03-03 12:32 UTC
NY lawmakers agree to strip Cuomo of pandemic-related emergency powers...
New York state lawmakers on Tuesday reached an agreement to strip Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) of his pandemic-related emergency powers as he faces two controversies and calls for his resignation.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-03-02 23:31 UTC
Arising extremism in Lithuania’s Army...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/politics/
On 29 March Lithuania will celebrate 17 years of NATO membership. These years of membership for sure have made Lithuania stronger and more dependent on the Alliance. This dependence is often presented as a benefit though it could be regarded as a problem as well.
By adomas on 2021-03-02 07:18 UTC
Coronavirus shield erupted over Ukraine...
In Ukraine, on February 24, vaccination of the population began. Kyiv received the first batch of the long-awaited vaccine.
Currently, coronavirus vaccines of two suppliers have been certified in Ukraine. These are Pfizer / BioNTech and Oxford / AstraZeneca. According to the country's Minister of
By Timoschuk on 2021-03-01 11:58 UTC
CPAC designed as a Trump coronation, former head of American Conservative Union says...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/politics/, /contrib/cpac
"He's going to continue to make sure people understand that he is the de facto leader of the Republican Party," Al Cardenas said.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-28 17:25 UTC
Vitamin B6 may help keep COVID-19's cytokine storms at bay...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/science/
Vitamin B6 may help calm cytokine storms and unclog blood clots linked to COVID-19's lethality. But research on it is lacking. A Hiroshima University professor calls on fellow scientists to study its potential role.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-27 19:18 UTC
U.S. implements travel restrictions for DRC, Guinea amid Ebola outbreaks...
The U.S. government is implementing new measures to prevent the spread of the Ebola virus by travelers from Guinea and the Democratic Republic of Congo entering the country
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-27 17:10 UTC
U.S. CDC says risk of Ebola to the United States is extremely low...
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said it was closely following outbreaks of Ebola in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Guinea, and said the risk of Ebola to the United States was extremely low.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-27 17:09 UTC
Best Buy lays off 5,000 full-time employees, to replace them with 2,000 part-time workers...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/
Best Buy is altering its workforce in response to a higher demand of online shopping.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-27 03:44 UTC
NATO capabilities in Baltic region...
As we can see, militarization in the Baltic States remains at a very high level at present time. But why do our leaders want to invite as many foreign troops as possible? What are the main mission and real capabilities of these troops in the region? Let's try to figure them out. The Baltic
By TheBalticWord on 2021-02-26 09:03 UTC
Coinbase listing filing shows surge in revenue amid bitcoin boom...
Coinbase, the biggest U.S. cryptocurrency exchange, moved a step closer to listing on the Nasdaq with a filing on Thursday to go public, revealing that it had swung into profit last year as bitcoin surged.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-25 16:02 UTC
Fry's Electronics to Close All Locations Nationwide: Report...
Submitted to Category: /contrib/business/, /contrib/tech/
Fry's Electronics, a longtime computer chain headquartered on the west coast, will close its doors for good, according to a new report from TV station KRON 4 in San Francisco. The report seems to confirms rumors from Twitter that started appearing lat
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-24 21:21 UTC
Bruce Springsteen's DWI charge dropped; Boss pleads guilty to alcohol consumption...
Bruce Springsteen pleaded guilty to consuming alcohol in a closed space as prosecutors droppped charges of drunk and reckless driving.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-24 19:17 UTC
McDonald's Fried Chicken Sandwich Arrives, But It May Need A Little Tweaking...
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McDonald's is offering three versions of its latest fried chicken sandwich.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-24 17:59 UTC
American Airlines pilot reports close encounter with 'fast-moving cylindrical object'...
The incident involving Flight 2292 occurred Sunday when the Airbus A320 was flying at 406 mph above a remote expanse west of Des Moines.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-02-24 17:58 UTC
Baltic States may be left without NATO support...
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg urged at the NATO Defence Ministers Meeting held on February 17-18 “to increase NATO’s funding for our core deterrence and defence activities.”

In an effort to improve “burden sharing” Stoltenberg proposed that allies jointly fund more of NATO’s work.

By TheBalticWord on 2021-02-24 15:20 UTC
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