India's wheat was easing the food crisis.  Then it banned exports

India’s wheat was easing the food crisis. Then it banned exports

“We already have enough food for our people but our farmers seem to have made arrangements to feed the world,” Modi said in April. “We are ready to send the relief from tomorrow itself.” The world’s second biggest producer of wheat after China was already walking the talk. In the 12 months to March, India …

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Dallas police believe 3 recent shootings at Asian-owned businesses may be connected and hate-motivated

Hate crime investigation opened into Dallas salon shooting

The Dallas FBI Field Office, the Civil Rights Division of the Department of Justice and the US Attorney’s Office for the Northern District in Texas announced the hate crime investigation in a statement Monday. “We are in close communication with Dallas Police and are partnering together to thoroughly investigate this incident. As this is an …

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Shares rebound, Treasury yields rise on stronger data

Shares rebound, Treasury yields rise on stronger data

Blank prices are displayed in the stock quotation boards at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) after the TSE temporarily suspended all trading due to system problems in Tokyo, Japan October 1, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register NEW YORK, May 17 (Reuters) – A gauge of global equity markets …

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'Echo': Alaqua Cox Returns to the MCU as Maya Lopez in First-Look Image

‘Echo’: Alaqua Cox Returns to the MCU as Maya Lopez in First-Look Image

Production is officially underway on Marvel Studios’ Echocoming to Disney+ in 2023. Alaqua Cox returns to the role of Maya Lopez, who viewers first met in Marvel Studios’ Hawkeye — and the unforgiving deaf gang leader was determined to make Ronin, aka Clint Barton, pay for his own vengeful deeds. Find the first look image …

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Duke's Andrew Liu Awarded Udall Scholarship

Duke’s Andrew Liu Awarded Udall Scholarship

DURHAM, NC — Duke University student Andrew Liu has received the Udall Scholarship, which recognizes students who have demonstrated a commitment to careers in the environment, Native health care, or tribal public policy. Liu, a rising senior from Missouri City, Texas, was chosen to receive the scholarship based on his work with environmental issues. Liu …

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Elon Musk Says Twitter Deal 'Cannot Move Forward' in Current State

Elon Musk Says Twitter Deal ‘Cannot Move Forward’ in Current State

In premarket trading, Twitter’s shares slipped further, falling 2 percent. The company said in a statement accompanying a regulatory filing on Tuesday that it was “committed to completing the transaction on the agreed price and terms as promptly as practicable.” In the filing, which explains the background and rationale for the deal, Twitter said that …

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Judge: California's women on boards law is unconstitutional

Judge: California’s women on boards law is unconstitutional

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A Los Angeles judge has ruled that California’s landmark law requiring women on corporate boards is unconstitutional. Superior Court Judge Maureen Duffy-Lewis said the law that would have required boards have up to three female directors by this year violated the right to equal treatment. The ruling was dated Friday. The …

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Stocks jump ahead of Powell remarks as markets attempt comeback

Stocks jump ahead of Powell remarks as markets attempt comeback

US stocks charged forward Tuesday as the indexes attempt to swing back from intense selling last week amid worries around persistent levels of inflation and the prospect of an economic slowdown. Investors are bracing for more Fedspeak this afternoon, with central bank chief Jerome Powell scheduled to give remarks at a conference hosted by the …

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