Texas / Harris County / Houston

So under @GovAbbott ’s new order, counties in Texas, regardless of size, are limited to ONE drop off box for ballots. So Harris County (Houston), 1,777 square miles, has to close 11 of 12 drop off locations. This is about as subtle as a screen door on a submarine.

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President Trump's claims of a miraculous recovery from COVID-19 are the latest in a tradition of authoritarian leaders who have used their virility and medical crises to manipulate public sympathies.

Finally, a nice but slightly dated clip to finish on. From “Yes Prime Minister”, a lesson in how to skew the results of an opinion poll by front-loading it with priming questions.

The ASX slid on Tuesday as the pandemic re-emerged as a threat to the global recovery. A deal inked with Westpac helped Afterpay outperform, breaking the $100/share threshold.

Indian Railways to run 392 festival special trains from today. Full list here

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NEW: Pres. Trump tonight on AF1 on debate: “I’ll participate.  I just think it’s very unfair.“ and then he added,   “I will participate but it’s very unfair that they changed the topics and it’s very unfair that again, we have an anchor who‘s totally biased.”

Reliable & timely data is essential amid #COVID19 . On Tuesday's World Statistics Day, see how @UN_Women’s#WomenCount  Data Hub provides the latest resources on gender and the pandemic.

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OPINION: It is time to clean up this mess once and for all. The FDA must remove its black-box warning, approve the emergency use authorization for outpatient HCQ use, and let doctors get on with the work of saving lives.

Fauci quotes "The Godfather" in response to latest Trump attacks

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NEW: Sources in Greater Manchester say “nothing is scheduled at the moment,” when asked if they have any meetings this morning with the government. Leaders in the region have their own long arranged get together first thing.

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