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Biden steps into global spotlight at U.N. seeking to repair strained alliances

WASHINGTON — President Joe Biden used his biggest moment so far on the international stage at the United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday to call on global leaders to take stronger action on Covid-19 and climate change, as he sought to re-establish America’s alliances and role in the international community.Looking to signal a break from…

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Tripwire CEO ‘Steps Down’ After Supporting Texas Anti-Abortion Law

Photo: Sergio Flores (Getty Images)John Gibson, the CEO of Tripwire Interactive—the studio behind Maneater and Killing Floor—has “stepped down” following enormous public and internal backlash over his support of Texas’ recent decision to strip women of a basic human right.Texas recently introduced a new anti-abortion law, known as Senate Bill 8. The controversial law bans…

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Tech company CEO steps down after comments on Texas abortion law

The CEO of TripWire, an American video game company, stepped down Monday following comments he made about Texas’s controversial abortion law that passed last week. Company leader John Gibson tweeted Saturday that he was “proud” of the Supreme Court for upholding the “fetal heartbeat” bill.”Proud of #USSupremeCourt affirming the Texas law banning abortion for babies with a…

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Merkel steps down with legacy dominated by tackling crises

BERLIN (AP) — Angela Merkel will leave office as one of modern Germany’s longest-serving leaders and a global diplomatic heavyweight, with a legacy defined by her management of a succession of crises that shook a fragile Europe rather than any grand visions for her own country.In 16 years at the helm of Europe’s biggest economy,…

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Team takes steps toward historic United Nations Resolution to stamp out witchcraft atrocities

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain A team, including Lancaster University academics, have taken the first crucial steps to stamp out the worldwide atrocities of witchcraft, including ritual killings, with the successful acceptance of a United Nations Resolution. Passed without a vote, the Resolution, which has been several years in the making, was tabled this month at…

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Four steps for more inclusive media planning and buying

While many companies today build products and services for everyone, their brand marketing doesn’t always reflect it. More than ever, it’s critical that marketers evolve their creative processes to make sure all audiences can see themselves represented in campaigns. The effort extends beyond creative representation. Another piece that is critical to a successful approach is…

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Mike Richards Steps Down as ‘Jeopardy!’ Host, Aaron Rodgers Still Interested

‘Jeopardy!’ Mike Richards Steps Down as Host … Aaron Rodgers Still Available??? 8/20/2021 9:20 AM PT 8:59 AM PT — Well this is interesting … NFL MVP Aaron Rodgers says he “definitely would’ve” taken the “Jeopardy!” hosting gig, IF they would have found a way to make it work with his football schedule. Rodgers revealed…

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4 steps to an (almost) bug-less garden

“Something is eating my so-and-so plant, what should I spray?” is a question I get asked . . . very often. My answer is always short and rather brusque: “Nothing, before you know what you’re up against.” There are almost one million insect species in the world but only three percent of them are viewed…

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Steps Toward Managing Anxiety in the Age of COVID

Editor’s note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape’s Coronavirus Resource Center. COVID-19’s ever-changing trajectory has led to a notable rise in anxiety-related disorders in the United States. The average share of U.S. adults reporting symptoms of anxiety and or depressive disorder rose from 11% in 2019 to more than 41% in January…

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Urías steps up again in Galvis’ absence in ‘W’

Urías steps up again in Galvis’ absence in ‘W’