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How I’ve Used Gaming To Improve My Lockdown

As we approach the one-year anniversary of the world being changed by the COVID-19 pandemic, I’ve begun reflecting on the ways I’ve also changed in that time. As someone who was newly living alone when the lockdown orders came through, the transition from my old life to my current reality …

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Delta variant challenges China’s costly lockdown strategy

A woman receive a throat swab during mass testing for COVID-19 in Wuhan in central China’s Hubei province Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021. The coronavirus’s delta variant is challenging China’s costly strategy of isolating cities, prompting warnings that Chinese leaders who were confident they could keep the virus out of the …

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Full lockdown takes effect in Turkey, people leave cities

People shop at the local market in Istanbul, Thursday, April 29, 2021, a few hours before the start of the latest lockdown to help protect from the spread of the coronavirus. People stocked up on groceries, shoppers filled markets and many left cities for their hometowns or the southern coast …

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How I’ve Used Gaming To Improve My Lockdown

As we approach the one-year anniversary of the world being changed by the COVID-19 pandemic, I’ve begun reflecting on the ways I’ve also changed in that time. As someone who was newly living alone when the lockdown orders came through, the transition from my old life to my current reality …

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New Zealand tames virus; France, Spain reveal lockdown exits

People with shopping pass by a closed bar in Madrid, Spain, Tuesday, April 28, 2020. Official statistics show that Spain’s unemployment rate rose to 14.4% in the first quarter of 2020, reflecting only the partial impact of the new coronavirus pandemic in Spain’s job market. Spain’s left-wing coalition government is …

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Georgia eases lockdown; US COVID-19 toll passes 50,000

A customer wears personal protective equipment while riding an MTA bus as it operates without fees, Friday, April 24, 2020, in the Bronx borough of New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) Barber shops, nail salons, gyms and a few other businesses reopened in Georgia on Friday as the Republican governor eased …

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Wuhan ends lockdown as health workers buckle under strain

A health worker wearing personal protective gear inside a testing tent, gestures colleagues during the screening and testing for COVID-19, in Lenasia, south of Johannesburg, South Africa, Wednesday, April 8, 2020. South Africa and more than half of Africa’s 54 countries have imposed lockdowns, curfews, travel bans or other restrictions …

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The Best Games To Play During Lockdown

With unprecedented measures currently being taken to ensure public health, much of the world is locked down in their homes, asked by government officials to be judicious about when they venture out. While it’s important to balance any hobby, gaming is one that not only often asks you to stay …

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Spain passes China in infections; Trump extends US lockdown

Medical staff members arrive for a duty shift at Dongsan Medical Center in Daegu, South Korea, Monday, March 30, 2020. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people, but for some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or …

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