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Nations United: New film highlights impact of COVID-19 on efforts to tackle global issues

The UN Secretary General has told Sky News that goals set five years ago to help tackle global problems such as poverty, inequality and climate change have been “dramatically derailed” by the COVID-19 crisis – as a new film highlighting the biggest issues facing the world today is released. Antonio Guterres said the coronavirus pandemic […]

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United Airlines to cut 16,370 workers, many more going without pay

CHICAGO (Reuters) – United Airlines (UAL.O) said on Wednesday it is preparing to furlough 16,370 workers when federal aid expires on Oct. 1 as the coronavirus pandemic continues to devastate the airline industry, though one union said many more people will be without pay. United’s cuts include 6,920 flight attendants, but the union representing them […]

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US fighter plane crashes off England's coast, pilot missing

The US Air Force said the F-15C Eagle from the 48th Fighter Wing was on a routine training mission when it crashed. A United States fighter plane has crashed off the coast of northeast England, sparking a search and rescue operation for the pilot in the North Sea. The US Air Force said the F-15C […]