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US Challenges Injunction Against WeChat App Store Bans

The U.S. Commerce Department said Monday it is challenging a federal judge’s injunction against its order that Apple and Google remove WeChat from their U.S. app stores due to data privacy and national security concerns.

The department’s original order, issued Friday, also included another Chinese-owned app, TikTok, and expressed the …

Covid-19: Portugal’s TAP flights back in Luanda Monday

Luanda – Portugal Airline (TAP) is resuming its commercial flights to Luanda (Angola) from Lisbon (Portugal) as from Monday (21), at a time Angola is officially re-opening its air space to international flights, after it gave green light to domestic flights earlier on September 14 this year.

In its statement, …

US Coronavirus Death Toll Inches Toward 200,000

The United States is approaching the milestone of 200,000 deaths from the coronavirus, experts monitoring the outbreak say.

By Monday evening, the U.S. had more than 6.8 million infections and 199,766 deaths — the most of any nation in either category — according to the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource …

US Sets Record With Over 1 Million Coronavirus Tests in a Day

The United States set a one-day record with over 1 million coronavirus diagnostic tests being performed, but the country needs 6 million to 10 million a day to bring outbreaks under control, according to various experts.

The country performed 1,061,411 tests on Saturday, according to data from The COVID Tracking …