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Covid vaccine patent waiver: Joe Biden ramps up pressure on drugmakers

Live Mint 07 May 2021
U.S. Trade Representative Katherine Tai’s announcement that the administration would support a waiver was a reversal of longstanding U.S. policy that its companies’ intellectual property is sacrosanct ... His political highwire act is playing out over a layer of safety nets, including the European Union opposition and WTO rules that require consensus ... .
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Starstruck review – Rose Matafeo stars in a millennial fairytale

The Observer 25 Apr 2021
BBC Three’s new comedy Starstruck is another bauble to add to the small, but precious and increasing hoard of productions effortlessly infused with the particular sensibility that comes with being led by women ... One of them turns out to be with a film star, Tom (Nikesh Patel) ... Such scenes can be the downfall of the highwire romcom acts. Rose Matafeo ... .
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COVID-19’s risk factors played hard on our psychology: How did we do?

The Tribune Greeley 14 Apr 2021
“Most of the people who got this never got sick or got better ... Gov ... That balancing act didn’t have to be such a highwire spectacle had the federal government taken the threat of the pandemic more seriously and addressed it clearly in the early months, said Baruch Fischhoff, a professor of engineering and public policy at Carnegie Mellon University.
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Rockies’ Kyle Freeland making steady progress in return from shoulder injury

Denver Post 03 Apr 2021
There is no date circled on the calendar for left-hander Kyle Freeland’s return from a strained shoulder. There is, however, encouraging news. “Kyle is doing some strengthening exercises in Arizona,” manager Bud Black said Friday ... Locked in ... He notched his first save of 2021 on Friday against the Dodgers, but it was a highwire act ... .
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Recovery tops the agenda

The Daily Telegraph Australia 16 Mar 2021
Australian Banking Association chairman Matt Comyn will attempt the highwire act of hosting the Treasurer and opposition Treasury spokesman at the same meeting of the ABA’s 16-member council in Canberra on Wednesday ....
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'Every monster has a story': Catriona Ward on her chilling gothic novel

The Observer 14 Mar 2021
“It was absolutely terrifying ... Buzz has been building for months around a dark, audacious highwire act of a novel that can be only tentatively described for risk of giving too much away ... (“Ted is not a very clean ted ... I thought ... It felt like a huge act of temerity.” ... The very act of writing and reading gothic or horror seems to me recuperative ... .
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'Every monster has a story': Catriona Ward on her chilling gothic novel that everyone is ...

The Guardian 13 Mar 2021
The Last House on Needless Street is partly narrated by a cat, has been praised by Stephen King and is set to be her breakout hit ... “It was absolutely terrifying ... Buzz has been building for months around a dark, audacious highwire act of a novel that can be only tentatively described for risk of giving too much away ... ....
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Countering the cyber threat

The Engineer 23 Feb 2021
Senior engineers at L3Harris Tewkesbury explain the ins and outs of a career on the frontlines of cyber security Image. L3harris.com ... “At Tewkesbury we employ around 300 people ... It’s a highwire act, staying ahead of emerging threats while building robust solutions that can stand up to the toughest scrutiny ... Image. L3harris.com ... .
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Hall of Fame candidates like Curt Schilling are judged not only as professionals but as ...

Penn Live 29 Jan 2021
I think it’s actually because he’s a borderline candidate who acts like an ass---- ... But then, you have incidents teammates hated, like when he buried his head in a towel on the bench as Mitch Williams went through his usual highwire relief act ... to act like they don’t care anymore.
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Pelosi Likely Speaker Again, But Might Require High-wire Act

News18 30 Dec 2020
It could take a highwire act for her ...
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International highwire act grounded by COVID returns home to teach next generation

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 13 Dec 2020
If you have ever tossed up running away to the circus, the sleepy seaside town of Ulverstone, on Tasmania's north-west coast, would be a great place to start ... .
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Trump's alarming war on democracy

CNN 11 Dec 2020
So far, democracy is winning ... Frida Ghitis ... Trump is also leaning on Republicans to act as his accomplices ... Read More ... What Melania Trump leaves behind ... While all signs suggest Trump's attempts to overturn the election will falter, the country may not survive another highwire act from another aspiring autocrat, perhaps one more skilled than Trump ... .
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Cycling's three grand tours have been different this year – much better

The Observer 06 Nov 2020
If you are watching elite sport at the minute, you are watching it on television ...It’s just not the same without the fans,” is the constant lament of fans ... There is nothing too out of the ordinary in any of that; the travelling circus of a grand tour has never been short of clowns, highwire acts and ringmasters with wobbling authority ... Read more ... .
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