Wednesday, November 25

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Explainer: ‘Lockdown’, Japan-style: Pressure to conform, not penalties for non-compliance

Explainer: ‘Lockdown’, Japan ...

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TOKYO (Reuters) - Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is poised to declare a state of emergency over the coronavirus, giving governors stronger legal authority to urge people to stay home and businesses to close. Pedestrians wearing protective face masks, following an outbreak of the coronavirus d... ...
Exclusive: Fewer poll workers, coronavirus, spark fears of election day woes in Ohio Democratic primary

Exclusive: Fewer poll workers, coronavir ...

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Nearly a quarter of Ohio’s counties are deploying fewer poll workers for the state’s Democratic primary on Tuesday than they have in previous presidential election years, raising concerns from voting-rights advocates who say the reductions could lengthen lines at the polls.  ...
After Trump boasts about rally, Wall Street tanks again

After Trump boasts about rally, Wall Str ...

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SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - Less than 48 hours after U.S. President Donald Trump bragged about his soothing influence on the stock market, Wall Street tanked again. The U.S. stock market’s gains under Trump are rapidly disappearing as the fast-spreading coronavirus pandemic drives fears of a global ...
Italy starts to look ahead to ‘phase two’ as COVID-19 death toll slows

Italy starts to look ahead to ‘pha ...

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MILAN (Reuters) - Italy reported its lowest daily COVID-19 death toll for more than two weeks on Sunday as authorities began to look ahead to a second phase of the battle against the new coronavirus once the lockdown imposed almost a month ago is eventually eased. FILE PHOTO: A worker wearing pro... ...