Asian shares climb, Tokyo gains on hopes for reopening
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Asian shares climb, Tokyo gains on hopes for reopening

Asian shares are mixed, with Tokyo stocks gaining on expectations that a pandemic state of emergency will be lifted

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Asia Today: South Korea to require masks on transit, flights
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Asia Today: South Korea to require masks on transit, flights

South Koreans must wear masks when using public transportation and taxis nationwide starting Tuesday

Officials: 2 church services sources of virus outbreaks
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Officials: 2 church services sources of virus outbreaks

As Gov. Gavin Newsom prepares to release plans for how religious institutions can reopen in California during the coronavirus pandemic, health officials say two church services that were held without authorization have been sources of outbreaks

EU's top diplomat urges 'more robust strategy' toward China
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EU's top diplomat urges 'more robust strategy' toward China

The European Union’s top diplomat has called for the bloc to have “more robust strategy” toward China amid signs that Asia is replacing the United States as the center of global power

Asian shares climb, Tokyo gains on hopes for reopening
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Asian shares climb, Tokyo gains on hopes for reopening

Asian shares are mixed, with Tokyo stocks gaining on expectations that a pandemic state of emergency will be lifted

Greece reopens island ferries, cafes in tourism restart
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Greece reopens island ferries, cafes in tourism restart

Greece has restarted regular ferry services to its islands

Chinese tech giant criticizes US for 'politicizing business'
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Chinese tech giant criticizes US for 'politicizing business'

One of China’s biggest tech companies has criticized the Trump administration for “politicizing business” after it slapped export sanctions on 33 more Chinese enterprises and government entities

Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings
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Memorial Day weekend draws crowds and triggers warnings

Big crowds turned out for the Memorial Day weekend in the U.S. amid warnings from authorities about people disregarding the coronavirus social-distancing rules and risking a resurgence of the scourge that has killed nearly 100,000 Americans

1st deadlines for laid-off workers to get health insurance
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1st deadlines for laid-off workers to get health insurance

Many laid-off workers who lost health insurance in the coronavirus shutdown soon face the first deadlines to qualify for fallback coverage under the Affordable Care Act

Little impact on yield when corn emerges in one-week window
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Little impact on yield when corn emerges in one-week window

Research by University of Missouri Extension agronomists shows that there is little yield difference in unevenly emerged corn.
MU Extension agronomist Bill Wiebold researched corn emergence's effect on yield in 2010 and 2011.