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  1. DECOLONIZE CORNELL! Cornell Faculty Revolt Against China Partnership: Professors push back against joint degree program bankrolled by Chinese government.
  2. In response to a letter from PR firms, HFPA issued a statement promising to increase its membership to over 100, 13% of which will be Black, among other changes (Scott Feinberg/Hollywood Reporter)
  3. 'Solidarity and survival': Streamed play has Sheffield songs and steel
  4. COUMOPOCALYPSE NOW: SUNY chancellor embroiled in Cuomo scandal; conservative groups call for his resignation.
  5. Look At The US 10Y-3M Treasury Curve Slope As The Federal Reserve Expands Its Balance Sheet (And Look At Venezuela)
  6. It took 25 years for stocks to recover ‘inflation losses’ from the 1970s
  7. “If a politician needs armed guards and a fence to protect herself from the American People, that politician is the problem.”
  8. In a letter to HFPA, over 100 Hollywood PR firms say they will pull their clients from HFPA events or interviews pending the org's "explicit plans" for change (Beatrice Verhoeven/The Wrap)
  9. Over 250 million people faced food insecurity in 2020 amid pandemic
  10. Portland police called to guard dumpsters full of food after it was discarded by large grocer
  11. Payment For Order Flow & The Fleecing Of The Retail Investor
  12. Iranian, Russian labor ministers ink MoU in common areas
  13. Illegal immigrant cousins sentenced for operating Georgia meth lab
  14. Profile of Chinese streaming service Bilibili, which has 54M DAUs and made 40% of its 2020 revenue from mobile games, despite being known as a video site (Tracy Qu/South China Morning Post)
  15. Football Index collapse: 'I lost £4,000 in seven days'
  16. Co-Host Of “The Talk” Complains Sharon Osbourne Is Really Insensitive, Network Launches An Investigation…
  17. Woman Accused of Creating Deepfake Videos To Target Her Daughter’s Cheerleading Rivals
  18. ‘Horrific:’ Two women beat 2-year-old girl to death over course of “several months,” DA says
  19. Bitcoin: Fake Elon Musk giveaway scam 'cost man £400,000'
  20. So you want a career in building computer games?
  21. Covid: Charities warn cancer death rate could rise
  22. Jordan uses tear gas to clamp down on anti-lockdown protesters
  23. Cuomo Accuser Says He Got Aroused By Hugging Her…
  24. Retail getting free stimulus money from the government to end up using it to buy the highest valued market in history.
  25. Patricio conscious and going to be OK after head injury, says Wolves boss Nuno
  26. US not recognize upcoming Syrian presidential election
  27. Man who tweeted before he firebombed Republican Women’s HQ pleads guilty in federal court
  28. Iranian-backed Houthis attack Saudi Arabia with drones again
  29. READ: Trump issues lengthy statement after The Washington Post retracted false quotes
  30. BREAKING: Microsoft Azure Active Directory Outage!
  31. Deb Haaland confirmed as first Indigenous US interior secretary
  32. S&P 500, Dow hit record highs as investors eye economic reopening
  33. Spain poised to trial four-day working week
  34. AMC’s Chinese Owner Gives Up Control Over World’s Largest Cinema Chain
  35. Democrats are trying to take control and micromanage every city, every county, and every state in this country.
  36. Ring Doorbell Camera Shows Moment of Deadly Plane Crash In Pembroke Pines, Florida
  37. Flashback: Entire Media Spread Retracted WaPo Story
  38. "I Would Love to Die From The AstraZenica Vaccine"
  39. Ukraine seeks more U.S. engagement in Normandy format – Ambassador
  40. News Corp says it has reached a three-year deal with Facebook to provide news to Facebook users in Australia through the Facebook News product (News Corp)
  41. Clubhouse promises creators in its new accelerator program either brand deals or a basic income of $5,000 per month for the three month duration of the program (Sarah Perez/TechCrunch)
  42. Oscar nominations 2021
  43. CHTHO chief urges foreign envoys to reflect Iran's realities
  44. High School Basketball Announcer Caught On Hot Mic Calling Girls The N-Word Blames Incident on His Diabetes
  45. Climate Change: 50 Inches Of Snow Falls In Wyoming And Colorado…
  46. Climate change: Jet fuel from waste 'dramatically lowers' emissions
  47. VAERS Data: Deaths Linked to COVID Vaccines Up by 259 in One Week
  48. Mexico’s Imminent Marijuana Legalization Law Leaves US Lawmakers Holding the Joint
  49. ‘Concentration camp’: Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny decries jail
  50. ‘OPERATION HONEYCOMB:’ 40 indicted in massive drug trafficking ring that included 2 day care centers