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US House Speaker says relief bill getting close

US House Speaker says relief bill getting close

"[Republicans] haven't completely signed off on it, but I think we are just about there," Pelosi says

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Mexico’s leader reveals trust funds’ link to corruption
22.10.2020

Mexico’s leader reveals trust funds’ link to corruption

President presents report shedding light on level of fraudulent activity that reigned in management of funds

Canadian MPs deem China’s actions vs Uyghurs ‘genocide’
22.10.2020

Canadian MPs deem China’s actions vs Uyghurs ‘genocide’

Committee calls for sanctions against Chinese officials involved in ‘concentration camps’

Latin America not to relax measures to curb virus: PAHO
22.10.2020

Latin America not to relax measures to curb virus: PAHO

Region risks ending up like Europe, where relaxing confinement measures led to rapid spread of pandemic

NASA to announce 'exciting' discovery about Moon Monday
22.10.2020

NASA to announce 'exciting' discovery about Moon Monday

Event to take place through media teleconference at 12 pm Eastern time

US facing 'distressing' phase in COVID pandemic: CDC
22.10.2020

US facing 'distressing' phase in COVID pandemic: CDC

Jay Butler, a top CDC official, said number of new cases climbing across three-quarters of US