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U.S. births rose last year but still less than before the pandemic

Officials think last year’s uptick reflects births from pregnancies that had been put off during the uncertain early days of the Covid crisis. NEW YORK — U.S. births bumped up last year, but the number of babies born was still lower than before the coronavirus pandemic.

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U.S. births rose last year but still less than before the pandemic

Massive State Economic Intervention Has Led to This Point – Paul Tolmachev

Where are the US economy and the other advanced economies of the world now? In a word, stagflation. Stagflation (declining economic growth with rising inflation) is the new reality, and there are three main clusters of factors that have led to the present stance of the economy.

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Massive State Economic Intervention Has Led to This Point – Paul Tolmachev

Quad leaders vow free and open Indo-Pacific, action on climate

TOKYO: The four leaders of the “Quad” group of countries vowed on Tuesday to work together for a free and open Indo-Pacific region and to fight climate change, as they met for talks aimed at standing up to an increasingly assertive China. US President Joe Biden, at the opening of talks with the leaders of three “close democratic partners”, including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, condemned Russia’s invasion of Ukraine as not just a European issue but a global one.

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Quad leaders vow free and open Indo-Pacific, action on climate

Imran Khan wants US to dismiss Donald Lu

WASHINGTON: Former prime minister Imran Khan repeated his claims on Mon­day that the United States had orchestrated... In his first-ever speech, he criticised party chief Imran Khan and called him "turncoat, corrupt and fraudster". Tarin insists funds he relied on are still available to current govt; Miftah believes best option is to terminate subsidy.

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Imran Khan wants US to dismiss Donald Lu

Risk of monkeypox spreading widely ‘very low’

Fewer than 200 confirmed and suspected cases had been recorded since early May in Australia, Europe and North America, says WHO. NSA Jake Sullivan says US has found a way to communicate with India when it deviates from principles of freedom, human rights. KYIV: A Ukrainian court sentenced a Russian soldier to life in prison on Monday for killing an unarmed civilian in...

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Risk of monkeypox spreading widely ‘very low’

Biden launches Indo-Pacific trade deal

TOKYO — President Joe Biden launched a new trade deal with 12 Indo-Pacific nations Monday aimed at strengthening their economies as he warned Americans worried about high inflation that it is “going to be a haul” before they feel relief. The president said he does not believe an economic recession is inevitable in the U.S.

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Biden launches Indo-Pacific trade deal

Down for some quidditch?

What if Saddleback had it’s own team? Saddleback is known to host a variety of sports with something for every student to enjoy. However, there is a distinct lack of a certain fantastical sport within the campus. Quidditch. Quidditch is a sport that anyone who has read the Harry Potter series should know about.

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Down for some quidditch?

Asia stocks skid with U.S. futures, euro holds gains

By Wayne Cole SYDNEY (Reuters) – Asian shares slid on Tuesday as relief at a rally on Wall Street was punctured by a retreat in U.S. stock futures, while the euro held near one-month highs as odds narrowed on a July rate rise from the ECB. After ending Monday firmer, Nasdaq futures lost 1.5%, with traders blaming an earnings warning from Snap which saw shares in the Snapchat owner tumble 28%.

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Asia stocks skid with U.S. futures, euro holds gains

Dollar bounces as Snapchat sours mood; Aussie, kiwi sink

Posted on TOKYO (Reuters) – The safe-haven dollar clawed back some of its overnight losses on Tuesday and the yen also strengthened as U.S. stock futures sank following a profit warning from Snapchat, souring the mood after Wall Street’s strong start to the week. The dollar index, which measures the currency against six major peers, added 0.1% to 102.24, bouncing after Monday’s 0.85% tumble took it further from the nearly two-decade peak above 105 that it hit mid-month.

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Dollar bounces as Snapchat sours mood; Aussie, kiwi sink

No change to policy of strategic ambiguity on Taiwan: Biden

TOKYO: US President Joe Biden said on Tuesday (May 24) there had been no change to the policy of strategic ambiguity on Taiwan. Asked if there had been any change to the policy after remarks on Monday where he volunteered US military support for the self-governed island claimed by China, Biden said "No".

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No change to policy of strategic ambiguity on Taiwan: Biden

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band Announce 2023 Tour

Bruce Springsteen has announced a 2023 tour, which marks the long-awaited live return of the E Street Band. The group’s tour—their first since The River tour wrapped up in 2017—kicks off in February 2023 in U.S. arenas, continues in European stadiums starting April 28, and continues with a North American run beginning in August.

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Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band Announce 2023 Tour

Palantir, Trafigura Aim to Track Carbon Emissions for the Oil Industry

By Jeffrey Dastin and Dmitry Zhdannikov DAVOS, Switzerland (Reuters) - Palantir Technologies Inc and global commodities trader Trafigura have set sights on a new market, their chief executives told Reuters on Monday: tracking carbon emissions for the oil and gas sector. The companies are building a platform for oil majors and other commodities firms to vet the environmental impact of their supply chains, applying Trafigura's data to Palantir's operating system, known as Foundry.

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Palantir, Trafigura Aim to Track Carbon Emissions for the Oil Industry

📈 Global FinFET GPU Market 2022 Key Stakeholders, Subcomponent Manufacturers, Industry Association and Key Drivers Analysis to 2031

The FinFET GPU market size is growing at an accelerated pace with substantial growth rates over the past few years and is estimated that the market will grow at a considerable rate during the forecast period 2022 to 2031. The Global FinFET GPU Market report provides an exact picture of business expansion, regulation, product launches and innovations.

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📈 Global FinFET GPU Market 2022 Key Stakeholders, Subcomponent Manufacturers, Industry Association and Key Drivers Analysis to 2031

Quad 'not just a passing fad, we mean business': Biden at Quad summit in Japan

US President Joe Biden on Tuesday said that Quad is ''not just a passing fad but it means business,'' asserting that the four leaders of the grouping are here to get things done for the strategic Indo-Pacific region and that he is proud of what they are building together.

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Quad 'not just a passing fad, we mean business': Biden at Quad summit in Japan

Sangamon County reported 779 additional COVID-19 cases this week

Illinois reported 40,193 new cases of coronavirus in the week ending Sunday, up from 40,026 the week before of the virus causing COVID-19. Illinois was ranked ninth among the states where coronavirus spread fastest per capita. person, shows a USA TODAY Network analysis of data from Johns Hopkins University.

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Sangamon County reported 779 additional COVID-19 cases this week

To ‘Have Our Own Media’ Is Key to Political Power, Orbán Tells US Right-Wingers – Andrea Germanos

Right-wing activists from the U.S. and Europe gathered for the Conservative Political Action Conference this week in Budapest, where Hungary’s authoritarian ruler Viktor Orbán on Thursday advised them to assert control of mass media in order to defeat progressive forces. The call from Prime Minister Orbán—reelected last month for a fourth consecutive term—came during a keynote address on the first of the two-day CPAC gathering, held for the first time in Europe.

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To ‘Have Our Own Media’ Is Key to Political Power, Orbán Tells US Right-Wingers – Andrea Germanos

Romania, the US agree on location of first small-scale nuclear reactor

The first small modular reactor (SMR) in Romania, and in the world, will be located in Doiceşti - in Dâmboviţa County, not far from Bucharest, the Romanian minister of energy, Virgil Popescu, announced on May 3, speaking in a press conference with the US Deputy Secretary of the Department of Energy, David Turk and Charge d'Affairs of the USA David Muniz.

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Romania, the US agree on location of first small-scale nuclear reactor

Colleges Facing Mental Health Crisis, Here’s What The Bachelorette’s Zac Clark Is Doing About It

Judd Apatow, who directed the movie Knocked Up, once called college the reward for surviving high school. That may be true for many. But like eating pumpkin pie while skydiving, such rewards aren’t always easy to take. Evidence suggests that college campuses across the U.S. have been embroiled in an ongoing mental health crisis for a while now.

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Colleges Facing Mental Health Crisis, Here’s What The Bachelorette’s Zac Clark Is Doing About It

Russian invasion of Ukraine is a global issue, says Biden

LVIV: US President Joe Biden said on Tuesday that the crisis in Ukraine was a global issue which heightened the importance of maintaining international order, territorial integrity and sovereignty. Biden’s comments delivered at the opening of the “Quad” meeting of Indo-Pacific leaders in Tokyo come a day after he broke with convention and volunteered US military support for Taiwan, the self-governed island claimed by China.

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Russian invasion of Ukraine is a global issue, says Biden