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Recipes: What to do with all those apples – The Denver Post

By Emily Weinstein, The New York Times I went apple picking last weekend, along with about a million other people in the New York metro area. Is it me, or does recreational apple picking just continue to surge year over year as a fall activity? Some people are not into it, which I get, and […]

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G-7 back steps to deter tax dodging by multinational firms

LONDON — The Group of Seven wealthy democracies agreed Saturday to support a global minimum corporate tax of at least 15% in order to deter multinational companies from avoiding taxes by stashing profits in low-rate countries. G-7 finance ministers meeting in London also endorsed proposals to make the world’s biggest companies – including U.S.-based tech […]

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Judge to 18yo meth dealer: ‘I can show you the door, you have to walk through it’

A teenager who got caught-up with some big players in the Hawke’s Bay methamphetamine trade has been granted home detention for offences which carry a maximum penalty of life imprisonment. James Morris, not yet 19 and with family waiting anxiously in the public gallery as he appeared in Napier District Court on Friday, was sentenced […]

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Donald Trump BLASTS top Republican in ferocious attack- ‘Hasn’t got what it takes’

When you subscribe we will use the information you provide to send you these newsletters.Sometimes they’ll include recommendations for other related newsletters or services we offer.Our Privacy Notice explains more about how we use your data, and your rights.You can unsubscribe at any time. The former US President claimed the Republican Senate leader is a […]

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How do you host a running race during COVID? Colfax Marathon knows.

A frosty chill in the air mixed with the warm camaraderie customary among runners as race director Lonnie Somers counted off a start sequence for the Super Bowl 5K in Washington Park last Sunday. The race’s format would have been unthinkable before COVID-19. “Three, two, one, go! Three, two, one, go!” Somers called out, over […]

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Donald Trump SNUBS reporters asking about POTUS’ election defeat – ‘Admit you lost’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. The President delivered an update on the US’ efforts in developing a coronavirus vaccine from the White House Rose Garden. But Mr Trump and Vice President Mike Pence refused to take questions […]

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Steve Braunias: The Secret Diary of … Donald Trump

OPINION: MONDAY Washington has never looked so beautiful. The fake news media want to try and say bad things about business owners boarding up their premises with plywood in anticipation of election rioting but plywood, as you know, is an engineered wood from the manufactured boards family, which also includes particle board. It’s made from […]

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U.S. election: Trump holds rally, Biden does prep ahead of final presidential debate

U.S. President Donald Trump pushed into arguably the most important state on the electoral map on Tuesday, opting for a rally in Pennsylvania instead of formal debate practice two days ahead of the final presidential debate that may be his last, best chance to alter the trajectory of the 2020 campaign. Democrat Joe Biden took […]

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Trade talks: What do the UK and EU want?

Trade negotiations tend not to begin with two sides in agreement – otherwise there would be nothing to negotiate. So it’s not surprising to see the UK and EU set out rather different positions before talks begin in earnest. There are some broad similarities. The two sides agree they want a free-trade agreement, with no […]

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Special Report: Last doctor standing – Pandemic pushes Indian hospital to brink

BHAGALPUR, India (Reuters) – Guards armed with rifles escort Dr. Kumar Gaurav as he makes the rounds at his hospital on the banks of the Ganges River. The guards are there to protect him from the relatives of patients, including those suffering from COVID-19. The relatives keep barging into the wards, even the ICU, to […]