Sunday, June 20, 2021

Canada: Pfizer, Moderna COVID-19 vaccine preferred 2nd dose after AstraZeneca

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OTTAWA, Ontario – Canada's National Advisory Committee on Immunization said Thursday people who got the AstraZeneca vaccine as their first dose should get Pfizer-BioNTech or Moderna for their second shot.On June 1, committee...

Top Israeli military official warns about renewed fighting with Hamas: report

The Israel Defense Forces chief of staff held a meeting with top military officials on Thursday and told them to prepare for new fighting with Hamas as tensions have remained high since a...

‘Forever Marilyn’ statue to face California protest as it moves to new home: report

The "Forever Marilyn" statue, which depicts the late actress Marilyn Monroe in one of her most famous on-screen moments, is scheduled to return to Palm Springs, California, on Sunday – but not everyone...

Apple Daily increases press run after raid by Hong Kong police

The Apple Daily, Hong Kong’s pro-democracy newspaper, increased its production on Friday—a day after hundreds of police raided its office and arrested top executives for breaking Beijing’s controversial national security law. Reuters reported that...

Top seeds 76ers, Jazz facing elimination games in semifinals

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The NBA's top playoff seeds, Philadelphia and Utah, are on the brink of being eliminated.The 76ers have blown leads of 18 and 26 points in back-to-back losses to the Atlanta Hawks, who now...

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin: Al Qaeda could regroup in Afghanistan in 2 years

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An extremist group like Al Qaeda may be able to regenerate in Afghanistan and pose a threat to the U.S. homeland within two years of the American military’s withdrawal from the country, the Pentagon’s top...

Pope Francis advocates for organization of workers’ unions

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Pope Francis is championing the right of all workers to unionize, as economic activity is poised to increase when the pandemic threat eases.The pontiff stressed the needs of the most vulnerable workers, including...

CNN’s Chris Cuomo roasted after asking for examples of his bias as critics dig...

CNN host Chris Cuomo set himself up for humiliation on Thursday when he dared a critic to name examples of times he denied facts that didn’t align with the network’s liberal agenda as...

Chinese Communist Party-linked newspaper highlights political cartoon mocking Christianity, West after G-7

A Chinese Communist Party-linked newspaper is highlighting an anti-Christian, anti-West political cartoon deriding the U.S. as "feeble" and destined for death."The Last G-7" shows the U.S. and other G-7 nations depicted as animals...

Clippers beat Jazz 119-111 to take series lead

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Paul George delivered exactly what was needed to move the Los Angeles Clippers one step closer to their first conference finals berth.With Kawhi Leonard sidelined with a knee injury, George responded with one...