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22/09/2020
Npr: No Charges Against Tucson Police Officers In Death Of Carlos Ingram-Lopez...
He died in April after being handcuffed and held face-down in a garage with two plastic emergency blankets and a "spit sock hood" over his head. [Read more]
22/09/2020
Rt international: Woman arrested over ricin poison mailed to White House is identified as Canadian deported for overstaying visa...
US police have identified Pascale Ferrier as the person who they say mailed ricin poison to the White House. She was detained while trying to enter the US from Canada. br [Read more]
22/09/2020
Cbs news: How to watch as an asteroid zooms close to Earth this week...
An asteroid is passing extremely close to Earth this week — and skywatchers have a chance to spot it. [Read more]
22/09/2020
New York times: When Joe Biden's in Town Practicing Social Distancing...
An expert retail politician has become perhaps the most conspicuous practitioner of social distancing in America. [Read more]
22/09/2020
Voa news: Beta Weakens to Tropical Depression, Moves Inland ...
Forecasters say storm surge warnings canceled but heavy rain and flooding still a threat [Read more]
22/09/2020
Bbc: Is the world entering a new Cold War?...
The recent US-China tensions were laid bare in speeches by Trump and Xi at the UN in New York. [Read more]
22/09/2020
Nbc news: Former Madison, Wisconsin, police chief tapped to help Jacob Blake investigation...
Noble Wray will serve as an independent consultant for prosecutors weighing possible charges against the Kenosha officer who shot Blake. [Read more]
22/09/2020
Abc news: Order to shorten 2020 census didn't come from Census Bureau: Watchdog...
An internal watchdog says Census Bureau officials did not make the decision to move up the timeline to stop collecting data at the end of this month. [Read more]
22/09/2020
Cnn: Second judge rules against USPS, says election mail must be prioritized ...
The US Postal Service must prioritize election mail and reverse some key policy changes imposed by Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, a federal judge ruled on Monday, saying that "managerial failures" at [Read more]
22/09/2020
Fox news: Minneapolis commends group of Black men patrolling streets, protecting businesses after death of George Floyd...
Minneapolis is commending the Minnesota Freedom Fighters, who are Black men with AR-15s and Glocks and wearing tactical vests and bandannas who provided extra community security in the wake of protest [Read more]
Latest  
23/09/2020
A white nationalist who rose to prominence during a deadly 2017 rally in Virginia is on trial on federal charges of threatening to rape the wife of a man who was part of a racist group he had been feuding with for months [Read more]
23/09/2020
The prospect that President Donald Trump and Senate Republicans will try to fill Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's Supreme Court seat before the year is out has ignited a call for major changes on the court, including expanding the number of justices [Read more]
23/09/2020
The Justice Department on Tuesday announced what it said was the largest drug, gun and cash seizure in darknet history. [Read more]
23/09/2020
President Donald Trump on Tuesday bashed China in a videotaped address to the UN General Assembly despite warnings against a world divided by two superpowers. [Read more]
23/09/2020
Something was missing in last week's list of the 20 most-watched television programs in prime time, something that would have once seemed inconceivable [Read more]
23/09/2020
We've been blessed, of late, with excellent movies about families of grifters [Read more]
23/09/2020
Tommy DeVito, a founding member of the 1960s Four Seasons band has died from the coronavirus at the age of 92 [Read more]
23/09/2020
A teenage singer from Lebanon has become the latest to join a global pop band formed by Simon Fuller, the man behind the Spice Girls and “American Idol,” which aims to transform young unknowns into internet superstars [Read more]
23/09/2020
Immigration authorities have stopped sending detained women to a rural Georgia gynecologist accused of performing surgeries without consent [Read more]
23/09/2020
Saudi Arabia says Muslims will be allowed to perform the smaller, year-round pilgrimage starting Oct. 4 as the kingdom gradually begins lifting a suspension that had been in place on Islam's holiest site for the past seven months due to the coronavirus [Read more]
23/09/2020
San Diego County has been spared having to close businesses under California's revised system for reopening the economy [Read more]
23/09/2020
The Oklahoma Department of Corrections has reported that two inmates have died due to COVID-19 and seven other deaths are possibly the result of the disease, which is caused by the coronavirus [Read more]
23/09/2020
A disease outbreak that wiped out large numbers of the Native inhabitants of what is now New England gave the Pilgrims a beachhead in the “New World.” [Read more]
23/09/2020
Russian President Vladimir Putin is offering an unusual gift to mark the U.N.'s 75th anniversary [Read more]
23/09/2020
The U.S. death toll from the coronavirus has topped 200,000, by far the highest in the world [Read more]
23/09/2020
More pilot whales have been found stranded in Australia, raising the estimated total to almost 500, including 380 that have died, in the largest mass stranding ever recorded in the country [Read more]
23/09/2020
Tribal leaders have reburied the remains of their ancestors that were taken more than a century ago from what's now a national park in Colorado [Read more]
23/09/2020
Major cruise lines say they will test all passengers and crew for COVID-19 prior to boarding as part of their plan for resuming sailing in the Americas [Read more]
23/09/2020
Investigators at Great Smoky Mountains National Park are trying to identify who mounted a cardboard sign with a racist message and hung the skin and head of a black bear over one of its signs [Read more]
23/09/2020
Tesla is working on new battery technology that CEO Elon Musk says that will enable the company within the next three years to make sleeker, more affordable cars that can travel dramatically longer distances on a single charge [Read more]
22/09/2020
European Union ministers are discussing to better coordinate travel restrictions in the 27-nation bloc and guarantee the smooth circulation of people and goods as many EU nations see a resurgence of the coronavirus [Read more]
22/09/2020
Sweden's central bank has kept its main interest rate at zero and said it expects it to remain “at this level in the coming years” due to the economic uncertainty created by the virus pandemic [Read more]
22/09/2020
Small square brass plates set in the pavement remember Jewish residents of Berlin's Lichtenberg district who were torn from their homes and killed by the Nazis decades ago [Read more]
22/09/2020
Turkish authorities are investigating the death of an American author and journalist who died while traveling overnight from the Turkish Black Sea coastal city of Samsun to Istanbul [Read more]
18/09/2020
Asian shares are slightly higher despite some investor attention shifting again to the uncertainties in global economies amid the coronavirus pandemic, as reflected in the overnight fall on Wall Street [Read more]
18/09/2020
A rebound in garment orders after demand crashed during spring coronavirus shutdowns is helping to revive the Bangladesh economy [Read more]
18/09/2020
The Australian government has announced a $3.7 million grant to the national news agency as part of pandemic-related assistance to regional journalism [Read more]
18/09/2020
Global shares are mixed as investor attention shifts again to the uncertainties in global economies amid the coronavirus pandemic [Read more]