U.K. and U.S. Officials Spar Over ‘Vaccine Nationalism'

Scientists bemoaned a debate over which country has a better regulatory system, saying it could undermine the public's faith in coronavirus vaccines.

U.K. and U.S. Officials Spar Over ‘Vaccine Nationalism'
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U.K. and U.S. Officials Spar Over ‘Vaccine Nationalism'

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A 4-Day Workweek for 5 Days' Pay? Unilever New Zealand Is the Latest to Try

A 4-Day Workweek for 5 Days' Pay? Unilever New Zealand Is the Latest to Try
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“If we find that we're all working the same number of hours as before ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 14:05:02 +0000

U.S. Cyberforce Was Deployed to Estonia to Hunt for Russian Hackers

U.S. Cyberforce Was Deployed to Estonia to Hunt for Russian Hackers
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An operation ahead of the November election was part of stepped-up efforts by the ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 13:00:06 +0000

Jimmy Lai Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge

Jimmy Lai Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge
The New York Times

Mr. Lai, who founded the pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily, was ordered jailed until April.

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 10:01:54 +0000

‘Field of Broken Dreams': London's Growing Taxi Graveyards

‘Field of Broken Dreams': London's Growing Taxi Graveyards
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Confronted with deserted streets during the pandemic, drivers are turning in their rented black ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 10:00:23 +0000

The College-Entrance Exam Is 9 Hours Long. Covid-19 Made It Harder.

The College-Entrance Exam Is 9 Hours Long. Covid-19 Made It Harder.
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In South Korea, planes are grounded and parents pray as high school students hunker ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 08:17:29 +0000

This Japanese Shop Is 1,020 Years Old. It Knows a Bit About Surviving Crises.

This Japanese Shop Is 1,020 Years Old. It Knows a Bit About Surviving Crises.
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A mochi seller in Kyoto, and many of Japan's other centuries-old businesses, have endured ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 06:59:31 +0000

U.S. Tightens Visa Rules for Chinese Communist Party Members

U.S. Tightens Visa Rules for Chinese Communist Party Members
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New guidelines mean that travel visas for China's 92 million party members will be ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 06:06:43 +0000

Jimmy Lai, Hong Kong Media Tycoon, Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge

Jimmy Lai, Hong Kong Media Tycoon, Is Denied Bail on Fraud Charge
The New York Times

Mr. Lai, who founded the pro-democracy newspaper Apple Daily, was ordered jailed until April.

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 06:05:31 +0000

Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, 94, Is Dead; Struggled to Transform France

Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, 94, Is Dead; Struggled to Transform France
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As a conservative president and a descendant of nobility, he sought to make government ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 05:39:31 +0000

He Escaped Death as a Kamikaze Pilot. 70 Years Later, He Told His Story.

He Escaped Death as a Kamikaze Pilot. 70 Years Later, He Told His Story.
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Kazuo Odachi is one of the last living members of a group never meant ...

  • Thu, 03 Dec 2020 05:12:43 +0000

Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, Who Struggled to Transform France, Dies at 94

Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, Who Struggled to Transform France, Dies at 94
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As a conservative president and a descendant of nobility, he sought to make government ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 23:46:23 +0000

U.S. Hopes a Small Step in Easing a Mideast Rivalry Could Further Rattle Iran's Economy

U.S. Hopes a Small Step in Easing a Mideast Rivalry Could Further Rattle Iran's Economy
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The Trump administration wants Saudi Arabia to open its airspace to Qatari flights that ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 20:42:42 +0000

Iran Moves to Increase Nuclear Enrichment After Top Scientist Killed

Iran Moves to Increase Nuclear Enrichment After Top Scientist Killed
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In response to the assassination of its top nuclear scientist, Iran says it will ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 19:56:00 +0000

Your Thursday Briefing

Your Thursday Briefing
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Britain gets ready to roll out a vaccine.

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 19:40:32 +0000

The UK Just Approved the Pfizer Covid Vaccine. What Happens Next?

The UK Just Approved the Pfizer Covid Vaccine. What Happens Next?
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When early results from the final trials began to roll in, scientists were well ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 19:09:58 +0000

Afghan and Taliban Negotiators Agree on Peace Talks' Procedures

Afghan and Taliban Negotiators Agree on Peace Talks' Procedures
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Afghan government and Taliban officials said they had finalized the terms to guide future ...

  • Wed, 02 Dec 2020 17:46:22 +0000