Category: Reuters

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Jan
2021

Drug Companies Jack Up Prices In 2021 Even After Accepting Massive Taxpayer HandoutsDrug Companies Jack Up Prices In 2021 Even After Accepting Massive Taxpayer Handouts

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Drugmakers including Pfizer Inc, Sanofi SA, and GlaxoSmithKline Plc plan to raise U.S. prices on more than 300 drugs in the United States on Jan. 1, according to drugmakers and data analyzed by healthcare research firm 3 Axis Advisors. The hikes come as drugmakers are reeling from effects of the COVID-19 […]

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Jul
2020

Putin Praises Russians For Voting ‘With Their Hearts’ To Let Him Keep Power Until He’s 83Putin Praises Russians For Voting ‘With Their Hearts’ To Let Him Keep Power Until He’s 83

Russian President Vladimir Putin praised his country’s electorate Friday after they overwhelmingly voted to grant him two additional six-year terms in office, Reuters reported, allowing him to hold office until he is 83 years old. Putin, who has been in office for a combined 17 years, said that the just-approved constitutional amendments would go into […]

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Jun
2020

Poll: Large Majority Of Americans Don’t Support Using Taxpayer Money For Reparations, But Half Of Black People DoPoll: Large Majority Of Americans Don’t Support Using Taxpayer Money For Reparations, But Half Of Black People Do

June 25, 2020 11:47 AM ET A large majority of Americans don’t believe taxpayer money should be used to pay reparations to black Americans, but the data collected in a Reuters/Ipsos poll in June is split along racial and partisan lines. While polling data following the death of George Floyd has revealed that a significant […]

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Jun
2020

Champagne Sales Plummet During The Coronavirus PandemicChampagne Sales Plummet During The Coronavirus Pandemic

Champagne sales across the world have plummeted during the coronavirus pandemic. According to Reuters, champagne sales are down 1/3 during the crisis, which is equivalent to 100 million bottles of bubbly. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football) The champagne producers’ group CIVC told Reuters the total losses from the dip in […]

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May
2020

Wuhan Seeks To Test Every Resident Following New Cluster Of COVID-19 CasesWuhan Seeks To Test Every Resident Following New Cluster Of COVID-19 Cases

After slowly reopening the epicenter where the novel coronavirus originated, authorities in China have begun the herculean task of testing all 11 million residents in Wuhan following an uptick of new cases that have sparked fears over a second wave of infections. Internal documents cited Monday by Reuters indicated that Wuhan officials were planning to […]

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Nov
2019

Unfit To Print Episode 32: Media Scrambles To Retract Obama’s Immigration RecordUnfit To Print Episode 32: Media Scrambles To Retract Obama’s Immigration Record

Media outlets discovered they received misleading data from the UN this week, but instead of correcting their stories, they erased them entirely. On this week’s episode of Unfit to Print, Amber Athey explains why AFP and Reuters retracted articles claiming the U.S. has 100,000 children in migrant detention centers after they found out that statistic […]

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Oct
2019

Armed Man Steals Ambulance, Hits Baby And Elderly Couple Before Police Fire On HimArmed Man Steals Ambulance, Hits Baby And Elderly Couple Before Police Fire On Him

October 22, 2019 11:04 AM ET An armed man reportedly stole an ambulance before running down and injuring at least two people in the Norwegian capital of Oslo Tuesday. Police opened fire on the suspect, injuring him and halting his deadly joy ride through the Torshov neighborhood of Oslo, The Associated Press reported. Those struck […]

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Oct
2019

Shelling, Machine-Gun Firing Reported At Syrian Border Despite CeasefireShelling, Machine-Gun Firing Reported At Syrian Border Despite Ceasefire

October 18, 2019 11:05 AM ET Reporters said they heard shelling and machine-gun fire at the Turkey-Syria border Friday morning despite a five-day ceasefire agreement between the U.S. and Turkey. Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo reached the agreement to suspend military operations in northern Syria for five days after allowing […]

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Aug
2019

China Sends Letter To More Than 30 Foreign News Outlets Urging More ‘Objective’ HK ReportingChina Sends Letter To More Than 30 Foreign News Outlets Urging More ‘Objective’ HK Reporting

August 22, 2019 11:38 AM ET China sent a letter to foreign news outlets Thursday urging journalists to be more “objective” and “impartial” in their reporting of the Hong Kong protests that have been ongoing since June. Protesters in Hong Kong have reached their 12th consecutive week of demonstrations against an extradition bill that would […]

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