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Social distancing while protesting social distancing: Half a million Germans want to walk out, but only 1% allowed to

The city of Stuttgart has reluctantly agreed to let a demonstration go ahead on Saturday, ordering that masks be worn on public transport and people stay apart, after dissent over the lockdown swept across Germany last weekend. Five thousand protesters are set to hit the streets of the southwestern city to protest Covid-19 restrictions. And that’s…

Age is not the only risk for severe coronavirus disease

WASHINGTON (AP) — Older people remain most at risk of dying as the new coronavirus continues its rampage around the globe, but they’re far from the only ones vulnerable. One of many mysteries: Men seem to be faring worse than women. And as cases skyrocket in the U.S. and Europe, it’s becoming more clear that…

Nikki Haley: Democratic leadership, candidates are the only people mourning Soleimani death

Former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley blasted Democrats Monday for their continued criticism of Trump’s directive to kill Iranian Gen. Qassem Soleimani via drone strike last week, a decision Haley said showed “great resolve” on the part of the president. “You don’t see anyone standing up for Iran,” Haley said on “Hannity” Monday. “You’re not hearing any of the…

Equity trading to only get bloodier in Europe after Macquarie exit

LONDON (Reuters) – Macquarie Group’s (MQG.AX) sudden exit from European and U.S. equity trading may just be the start of a large-scale retreat from the once-thriving business, as all but the biggest global banks struggle to make it pay. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Australia’s Macquarie Group Ltd adorns a desk in the reception area…