The head of mainland China’s Liaison Office in Hong Kong, Luo Huining, pointed out that the recent personal US sanctions will have zero effect on him and only prove that he is doing “the right thing.” Read Full Article at RT.com
Scuffles erupted in Berlin on Friday as police enforced an eviction order for the pub Syndikat, which for decades served as a favorite gathering spot for radical left-wing activists. Read Full Article at RT.com
Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters was roasted online after saying 2020 presidential hopeful Joe Biden has no other choice but to pick a black woman as his running mate, suggesting he owed a debt to African American voters. Read Full Article at RT.com
A peaceful wedding photo session outside a restaurant in Beirut was abruptly halted when a massive explosion tore through the city’s port, with chilling video showing the moment the shockwave hit yet another newlywed couple. Read Full Article at RT.com
Oprah Winfrey and her crew at O, the Oprah Magazine not only featured Breonna Taylor on one of the magazine’s final covers, the first ever O Magazine cover to feature someone other than the media mogul herself in 20 years of publication, they are going even further in their quest for justice for Breonna Taylor and her family. Sign and send a petition to Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer: Fire all the officers involved in Breonna Taylor's murder.
The US Immigrations and Customs Enforcement agency (ICE) has claimed to have found the most technologically advanced border tunnel in American history, an underground smuggling route that stretched from Mexico into Arizona. Read Full Article at RT.com
The world's leading diamond producer, ALROSA, has discovered a 236-carat rough diamond of deep amber color at its mine in the northeastern region of Yakutia. The stunning gem is the largest color diamond ever mined in Russia. Read Full Article at RT.com
This is a rare instance of a domestic company suing an MNC for trademark violation. The Bombay HC has granted Parle Agro interim relief till the next hearing on August 20
The Asus ROG Phone 3 is built for gaming and its performance simply blew us away.
The total trade between India and Pennsylvania in 2019 was $3.21 billion. Over 18 Indian companies, with investments of $540 million, are supporting 3,000 jobs in Pennsylvania.
The civil services examination is considered the toughest competitive examination in the country. But candidates are now seeing merit in studying for this exam online.
An exclusive, gloves-off fin-terview with the shark who'll battle boxer Iron Mike during Discovery Channel's Shark Week.
Trump escalates his campaign against Chinese tech companies, Facebook extends work from home until the middle of 2021 and Netflix adds support for Hindi. Here’s your Daily Crunch for August 7, 2020. The big story: Trump signs orders banning US business with TikTok owner ByteDance and Tencent’s WeChat Both orders will take effect in 45 […]
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During an Unpacked event that featured the announcement of five key new devices, the Galaxy Tab S7 didn’t get a ton of love. Understandable, perhaps. It doesn’t quite have the star power of the Note line, nor does it have the novelty of a new foldable or Bluetooth earbuds. Tablets in general just aren’t exciting […]
Girl Scouts from across the nation will pose questions next week to NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy aboard the International Space Station.
NASA has selected ASRC Federal Data Solutions (AFDS) Inc. of Beltsville, Maryland, to receive a contract for Ames Consolidated Information Technology Services at the agency's Ames Research Center in Moffett Field, California.
TREMONT, Ill. (AP) - Perhaps the most intriguing aspect of the Tremont Museum and Historical Society’s Apron Strings and Kitchen Things exhibit is that it makes local history a personal matter for area residents. “Almost 100% of this exhibit is (made up of) loaned items from people in this area,” ...
MEXICO CITY (AP) - It has been a bad week for Mexican tourism promotion, and it got worse Friday when the English language version of the country’s tourism website appeared with hilarious mis-translations. Entire states like Hidalgo and Guerrero apparently got machine translated as “Noble” and “Warrior.” Worse ...
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Tourism officials marked another index of the economic effect of the coronavirus pandemic on Friday, reporting that about 1 million people visited the Las Vegas area during June - down 70.5% from the same month a year ago. A monthly economic report from the Las Vegas ...
Interior Secretary David Bernhardt announced on Friday the surprise replacement of the 30-year parks veteran running the National Park Service, naming one of his advisers to run the agency instead as it begins to help divvy up a new, multi-billion dollar annual bequest from Congress. David Vela had been the ...
As widespread lockdowns swept the globe earlier this year in response to the threat of COVID-19, intimacy became fraught. For artist Käthe Butcher, the loss of an embrace or casual peck on the cheek was incredibly difficult. “The pandemic affected everyone differently. I always thought I am not that kind of person getting scared or/and paranoid easily, but in March I did. I panicked and felt very alone, which was one reason why I left London at the end of March to go back to my family. More
LAS VEGAS (AP) - The city of Las Vegas has issued a civil penalty against a hotel for hosting a faith-based campaign event for President Donald Trump that violated a mandate intended to limit the spread of COVID-19 despite warnings from city and state officials. The event proceeded as ...
Nissan’s revamped GT-R was off the pace of its GT500 competitors at the curtain raiser three weeks ago, with NDDP/B-Max Racing pair Katsumasa Chiyo and Kohei Hirate scoring the Yokohama marque’s best result of seventh place.Read Also:Nissan's Chiyo reflects on troubled debut for new GT-RThe factory NISMO car shared by Ronnie Quintarelli and Tsugio Matsuda suffered ...Keep reading
After qualifying second to the best of the Toyota GR Supras three weeks ago during the opening round, Nojiri went one better this time around at the wheel of the #8 Honda NSX-GT with a 1m27.300s laptime at the end of the 10-minute pole shootout.That was enough to beat Koudai Tsukakoshi in the #17 Real Racing Honda by 0.159s.However, ARTA only barely qualified for Q2 as Nojiri's teammate ...Keep reading
Fabio Quartararo has been the star of the season so far and few would bet against the Frenchman taking a third pole position astride his Petronas Yamaha.Quartararo’s life has been made easier by the absence of reigning world champion Marc Marquez, who has been forced to miss the race after undergoing a second surgery earlier in the week.Factory Yamaha rider Maverick Vinales could emerge ...Keep reading
Lyles (1-1), one of three offseason additions to the Rangers rotation, struck out five in 5 1/3 innings.
Vancouver's Christopher Tanev scored 11 seconds into OT to put an end to the Wild's season