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Cruz: South Texas Democrats Threatening to Leave Party over ‘Open Borders’

Wednesday, during an appearance on FNC’s “The Ingraham Angle,” Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) said Democrats in South Texas, which he explained was a long-time Democratic Party stronghold, were weighing leaving the party over the Biden administration’s handling of the U.S.-Mexico border. Cruz also said that as long as the Biden administration refused to apply the…

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Korea's South

South Korea’s August jobless rate falls to record low

SEOUL — South Korea’s August unemployment rate fell to the lowest on record, government data showed on Wednesday, suggesting that the economy continued to recover from the coronavirus pandemic, even as it struggles to contain the latest wave of infections.The seasonally adjusted unemployment rate in August dropped to 2.8%, Statistics Korea data showed, the lowest…

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African South

South African consumers and farmers hit by economic fallout from COVID, extreme weather

The South African Competition Commission has released its latest Essential Food report, and the findings are a warning bell on the conditions that smallholder farmers and poorer consumers are facing.Focusing on tracking the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and corresponding economic crisis on food markets, the report highlighted a ‘clear drop’ in farmer numbers and…

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Florida South

South Florida Doctor Refuses to Treat the Unvaccinated

Breaking the Hippocratic Oath, a doctor in South Florida has vowed to turn away unvaccinated patients infected with the coronavirus. Speaking with NBC Miami, Dr. Linda Marraccini said that she will no longer treat unvaccinated coronavirus patients, arguing that their presence could potentially infect immunocompromised patients and hospital staff. “I understand that people are free to choose,…

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Africa South

South Africa to encourage vaccinations, but not force them

People wait to get vaccinated at the Vaccination Centre of Hope at the Cape Town International Convention Centre in Cape Town, South Africa, Tuesday Aug. 24, 2021. South Africa’s Health Minister Joe Phaahla says on Friday, Sept. 3, 2021 the government will let businesses decide whether or not to make vaccinations mandatory for employees and…

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Carolina South

South Carolina lawyer shot three months after wife, son gunned down

South Carolina lawyer Alex Murdaugh was injured in a roadside shooting Saturday, nearly 12 weeks after his wife and son were fatally gunned down, authorities said.Tommy Crosby, spokesman for South Carolina Law Enforcement Division, confirmed that Murdaugh had been shot in Hampton County.”SLED agents are actively investigating the incident,” he said by email.The Island Packet…

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Korea's South

South Korea’s first lunar expedition is on track for August 2022 launch

In brief: South Korea’s inaugural lunar expedition is still on track to launch next summer, the country’s Ministry of Science and ICT has confirmed. The mission is scheduled for lift-off in August 2022 and will hitch a ride to space courtesy of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket. The probe will take roughly three months to reach…

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Drilled South

New Well to be Drilled at South Pars

TEHRAN (NIOC) – WEBWIRE – Wednesday, September 1, 2021 Pars Oil and Gas Company is planning to drill a new well at South Pars offshore gas field in order to preserve the field’s output. The Director of Oil and Gas Engineering of Pars Oil and Gas Company said measures are being taken to maintain production…

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Korea South

South Korea law forces Google and Apple to open up app store payments

Is the rest of the world next? — App store owners won’t be able to lock developers into their 30 percent fees. Ron Amadeo – Aug 31, 2021 4:11 pm UTC Enlarge / Let’s see, you landed on my “Google Ads” space, and with three houses, that will be $1,400. Ron Amadeo / HasbroSouth Korea…

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Korea South

South Korea is axing its game curfew for minors

The South Korean government has announced its intent to roll back the country†™s decade-old gaming curfew for young players. The ban should be lifted by the end of the year. …