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ICYMI: Australia will force U.S. tech giants Facebook and Google to pay its media outlets for news content in a move seen to protect independent journalism. The move comes as the tech giants fend off global calls for more regulation $FB $GOOGL
Senior correspondent Ellen Francis hid under her desk as chunks of the ceiling crashed to the ground of the @Reuters office in Beirut on Tuesday. Read how she and her colleagues managed to escape the destroyed newsroom to cover the port blast
Mexico stops bleeding jobs, president says, 15,000 added so far in August
ICYMI: Two of America's biggest energy companies, ExxonMobil and Chevron, lose billions as oil prices crash $XOM $CVX
The first coronavirus case in the U.S. and South Korea was detected on the same day. By late January, Seoul had medical companies starting to work on a diagnostic test — one was approved a week later. Today, the U.S. isn’t even close to meeting test demand
Video of bride on wedding day in Beirut captures moment massive warehouse explosion ripped through the city
Barcelona’s Liceu opera reopened its doors for the first time in more than three months to hold a concert - exclusively for a quiet, leafy audience of nearly 2,300 house plants