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Florida Records Manatee Deaths Record

Florida animal officials and environmental groups have warned of an unprecedented number of manatee deaths. The large, slow-moving marine animal is a marine mammal endemic to the state of Florida. The latest figures from the Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission (FWC) show that 974 manatees were found dead as of …

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China’s human rights record is not the authority of the organization

International Olympic Committee (IOC) Vice President John Coates said questioning China’s human rights as Beijing prepares to host the 2022 Winter Olympics is not within his organization’s jurisdiction. There has been widespread criticism of Beijing’s treatment of Uyghur Muslims in China’s northwestern region of Xinjiang, which rights groups say constitutes …

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Russia Breaks Daily Record for COVID-19 Deaths

The Russian government’s task force for dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic announced on Tuesday (12/10) a record 973 coronavirus-related deaths in a single day, accompanied by a continuing spike in new infections. On the same day, the task force also reported a total of 28,190 new cases, close to the …

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Russia Breaks COVID-19 Death Record for Fourth Day

Russia’s COVID-19 task force on Friday (1/10) reported 887 deaths from COVID-19, a new record for the fourth day in a row. Friday’s death toll broke the record set Thursday with 20 deaths. The task force also reported 24,522 new cases in the past 24 hours, the highest total since …

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