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US vax rate doubles in critical states as Florida, Texas make up 33% of cases in past week

US vax rate doubles in critical states as Florida, Texas make up 33% of cases in past week

'Americans are seeing the risk and impact of being unvaccinated and responding with action,' says White House

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US watchdog seeks more info from Chinese firms eyeing IPOs
31.07.2021

US watchdog seeks more info from Chinese firms eyeing IPOs

Regulator wants 'certain disclosures from offshore issuers associated with China-based operating companies,' says official

Canada to pay First Nations CAN$8 billion in drinking water deal
31.07.2021

Canada to pay First Nations CAN$8 billion in drinking water deal

Government failed to provide clean water to Indigenous peoples

Colombia’s coronavirus death toll crosses 120,000 mark
31.07.2021

Colombia’s coronavirus death toll crosses 120,000 mark

Fatalities increase to 120,432 with new 306 deaths in last 24 hours, Health Ministry says

43 injured as magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits northern Peru
31.07.2021

43 injured as magnitude-6.1 earthquake hits northern Peru

3 people reported to have serious injuries

US extends condolences to Turkey amid 'devastating' forest fires
31.07.2021

US extends condolences to Turkey amid 'devastating' forest fires

State Department spokesman says Biden administration stands ready to aid Turkey as it battles blazes