Art

8 Books on Ruth Bader Ginsburg

8 Books on Ruth Bader Ginsburg

If you’d like to create your own shrine to this indefatigable woman of words, these books are the building blocks. Full story

Education

UN Web TV: "#UNGA75 General Debate Live  2020"

UN Web TV: "#UNGA75 General Debate Live 2020"

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Economics

Coronavirus vaccine makers see EU shield against side-effect claims

Coronavirus vaccine makers see EU shield against side-effect claims

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Vaccine makers will be indemnified in Europe if their COVID-19 shots cause unexpected side-effects, an industry official said on Tuesday, as nearly 40 firms pursue talks on possible authorisation for shots in development. FILE PHOTO: A woman holds a small bottle labeled with a "Vaccine COVID-19" sticker and a medical syringe in this illustration taken April 10, 2020. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/File Photo. The European ... Full story

Entertainment

Wigs: A new fashion trend for black men?

Wigs: A new fashion trend for black men?

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Health

Get serious! Careless French public riles COVID medics

Get serious! Careless French public riles COVID medics

Slideshow ( 5 images ). MARSEILLE, France (Reuters) - David Fleyrat had almost cleared his Marseille hospital’s intensive care ward of COVID-19 patients during the summer lull in new cases. Now the private unit is filling fast again and Fleyrat can barely conceal his frustration. “It’s not doing our job that is tiring. What’s tiring is a second wave because people do not respect social distancing,” Fleyrat, who is managing director of the ... Full story

Law

U.S. to put murderer to death as federal executions spree continues

U.S. to put murderer to death as federal executions spree continues

(Reuters) - The U.S. government plans to execute William LeCroy, a convicted rapist and murderer, on Tuesday, the sixth in a spate of federal executions after a long hiatus in capital punishment. FILE PHOTO: The sun sets on the Federal Corrections Complex in Terre Haute, Indiana, U.S. May 22, 2019. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston/File Photo. The Department of Justice says it will kill LeCroy using lethal injections of pentobarbital, a barbiturate, at ... Full story

Living

Two men arrested over rape of nine-year-old girl in rural France

Two men arrested over rape of nine-year-old girl in rural France

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Politics

Sergei Torop: Russian religious sect leader arrested over allegations of harm

Sergei Torop: Russian religious sect leader arrested over allegations of harm

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Sport

EV maker Polestar plans to double showrooms and move into new markets - CEO

EV maker Polestar plans to double showrooms and move into new markets - CEO

BEIJING (Reuters) - Polestar, the performance electric vehicle maker based in Sweden and owned by China’s Geely, plans to double the number of showrooms in existing markets this year and expand to new countries in Asia and the Middle East, its CEO said on Tuesday. Slideshow ( 3 images ). The automaker started producing its Polestar 2 sedans this year in China and sells them in China, Europe and the United States. It plans to expand its sales ... Full story

Technology

Tesla warns on challenges of scaling up production

Tesla warns on challenges of scaling up production

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Tesla Chief Executive Elon Musk warned on Tuesday about the difficulties of speeding up production as an expert cautioned the carmaker’s increased reliance on large-scale aluminium parts could bring new manufacturing challenges. FILE PHOTO: Tesla Inc CEO Elon Musk walks next to a screen showing an image of Tesla Model 3 car during an opening ceremony for Tesla China-made Model Y program in Shanghai, China January 7, 2020. ... Full story