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Thursday, January 21, 2021

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Huge Explosion Tears Through a Building in Madrid

A large explosion has been reported in Puerto de Toledo, Madrid with some reported casualties. A large explosion has been reported in Puerto de...

United States Surpasses 400K COVID-19 Deaths

The coronavirus disease has already killed more than 400,000 people in the United States as of Tuesday, according to the data released by the...

New York Governor Cuomo Asks Pfizer For Direct Vaccine Sales

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has requested Pfizer for direct purchases of the Covid-19 vaccine, over the delivery of fewer doses for the state,...

FBI Issues Warning About Vishing Attacks on Corporate Accounts

The FBI has issued a warning regarding voice phishing attacks being used against remote workers to harvest corporate credentials.The FBI has issued a warning...

UK Police “Accidentally” Delete Criminal Database Records

The UK National Police Chiefs' Council reported that 213,000 criminal records were accidentally deleted.The UK National Police Chiefs' Council reported that 213,000 criminal records...

Turkey Slaps Ban on Social Media Ads

Turkey has banned ads on Twitter, Periscope, Pinterest, and other social media platforms for allegedly failing to comply with the country’s social media law.Turkey...

Recent Newsbriefs

National Guard Medivac Helicopter Crashes in New York. Three Killed.

A New York National Guard UH-60 medical evacuation helicopter has crashed in an open field near West Bloomfield Road in Mendon, New York during...

Fire Breaks Out at Indian Plant of World’s Largest Vaccine Maker

A fire broke out today at the world's largest vaccine maker, the Serum Institute of India in Pune.A fire broke out today at the...

Netherlands Plans to Ban More Flights, to Impose Curfew

The Dutch government announced on Jan. 20 that it plans to impose a curfew and to ban more flights in an attempt to curb...

Biden Directs Department of Education to Extend Pause on Student Loan Payments

United States President Joe Biden has directed the Department of Education to extend the pause on federal student loan payments and collections and to...

Tribal Clashes in Sudan’s Darfur Region Claim 130 Lives

Clashes between rival tribes in the Darfur region of Sudan had killed at least 130 people by Jan. 18, two weeks after a peacekeeping...

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