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Human-induced climate change caused the northwestern Pacific warming record in August 2020

A new study revealed that the record-warm sea surface temperature over the northwestern Pacific in August 2020 could not be expected to occur without human-induced climate changes. Such extremely warm condition is likely to become a new normal climate in Augu

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Frankfurt Airport evacuated in police operation

Parts of Frankfurt Airport have been evacuated and are closed to the public, as police conduct an operation. Rumors of a bomb or gun threat have circulated online, though those reports were not confirmed. Read Full Article at RT.com
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Frankfurt Airport evacuated in police operation

Parts of Frankfurt Airport have been evacuated and are closed to the public, as police conduct an operation. Rumors of a bomb or gun threat have circulated online, though those reports were not confirmed. Read Full Article at RT.com

'I'm fine, and happy': Ronald Koeman puts on a brave face after admitting Barca are UNLIKELY to sign players in January window

Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman said the club's postponed presidential election will have a knock-on effect on his team-building plans, with the lack of leadership leaving him unable to sign players during January's transfer window. Read Full Article at RT.com
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'I'm fine, and happy': Ronald Koeman puts on a brave face after admitting Barca are UNLIKELY to sign players in January window

Barcelona boss Ronald Koeman said the club's postponed presidential election will have a knock-on effect on his team-building plans, with the lack of leadership leaving him unable to sign players during January's transfer window. Read Full Article at RT.com

WATCH Iran’s Revolutionary Guards destroy mock WARSHIPS with ballistic missiles

Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has successfully destroyed naval targets amid massive military drills. Mock warships were moored some 1,800 km from the ballistic missiles launch site. Read Full Article at RT.com
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WATCH Iran’s Revolutionary Guards destroy mock WARSHIPS with ballistic missiles

Iran’s elite Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) has successfully destroyed naval targets amid massive military drills. Mock warships were moored some 1,800 km from the ballistic missiles launch site. Read Full Article at RT.com

Progressive pundit Jimmy Dore helping ‘FASCISM’ by calling for Julian Assange pardon, liberal commentators claim

Progressive commentator Jimmy Dore has been flamed by liberals after he called for the pardoning of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. His crime wasn’t advocating for Assange, but doing so on Fox News’ ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’. Read Full Article at RT.
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Progressive pundit Jimmy Dore helping ‘FASCISM’ by calling for Julian Assange pardon, liberal commentators claim

Progressive commentator Jimmy Dore has been flamed by liberals after he called for the pardoning of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange. His crime wasn’t advocating for Assange, but doing so on Fox News’ ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’. Read Full Article at RT.com

Longtime GOP insider Mike Lofgren on his former party: «Going easy on these people will not work»

Lofgren spent 28 years on Capitol Hill. Now he says Republican zealots should be crushed, banished and ostracized
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Longtime GOP insider Mike Lofgren on his former party: «Going easy on these people will not work»

Lofgren spent 28 years on Capitol Hill. Now he says Republican zealots should be crushed, banished and ostracized

Biden's plan could cut child poverty in half in 2021

Scholars at Columbia University's Center on Poverty and Social Policy did a quick analysis of President-elect Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion economic relief plan, and are enthusiastic, saying the proposal «has the potential to cut child poverty in half.&raqu
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Biden's plan could cut child poverty in half in 2021

Scholars at Columbia University's Center on Poverty and Social Policy did a quick analysis of President-elect Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion economic relief plan, and are enthusiastic, saying the proposal «has the potential to cut child poverty in half.» «We find that a relief package containing enhanced Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits, unemployment benefits, family tax credits, and direct cash payments could cut child poverty in half in 2021,» the researchers write. That would mean an estimated 5 million children would rise above the poverty line. The analysts point to these elements of Biden's package as alleviating poverty for families with children: Extension of SNAP benefit increases through the end of 2021 One-time direct payment at a value of $1,400 per eligible adult and child recipient Extension of current unemployment insurance expansions through September 30, 2021 (with a $400 per week national supplement) A fully refundable Child Tax Credit valued at $3,000 (ages 6-17) and $3,600 (under 6) An expanded Earned Income Tax Credit for workers without children

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The best MLK Day sales and deals you can get right now: Save $70 on Dyson, $30 on AirPods, $60 on Apple Watch and more - CNET

You can save on an Echo Show, smartwatches and smart speakers, not to mention outdoor wear, Shutterfly photo books, Keurig and more.
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The best MLK Day sales and deals you can get right now: Save $70 on Dyson, $30 on AirPods, $60 on Apple Watch and more - CNET

You can save on an Echo Show, smartwatches and smart speakers, not to mention outdoor wear, Shutterfly photo books, Keurig and more.

EU wants to shield itself from US sanctions & cut dependence on dollar – reports

Frustrated by US unilateral sanctions under the Trump administration, the European Commission is reportedly working on a plan to assert its financial and economic autonomy and limit the bloc’s reliance on the greenback. Read Full Article at RT.com
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EU wants to shield itself from US sanctions & cut dependence on dollar – reports

Frustrated by US unilateral sanctions under the Trump administration, the European Commission is reportedly working on a plan to assert its financial and economic autonomy and limit the bloc’s reliance on the greenback. Read Full Article at RT.com

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This Week in Apps: Parler deplatformed, alt apps rise, looking back at 2020 trends

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry is as hot as ever, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global co
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This Week in Apps: Parler deplatformed, alt apps rise, looking back at 2020 trends

Welcome back to This Week in Apps, the weekly TechCrunch series that recaps the latest in mobile OS news, mobile applications and the overall app economy. The app industry is as hot as ever, with a record 218 billion downloads and $143 billion in global consumer spend in 2020. Consumers last year also spent 3.5 trillion minutes using […]

'Joe the Pigeon' gets reprieve from death, after leg band found to be fake

Australia's avian celebrity Joe the Pigeon is getting a new lease on life after authorities determined he is not a biosecurity threat.
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'Joe the Pigeon' gets reprieve from death, after leg band found to be fake

Australia's avian celebrity Joe the Pigeon is getting a new lease on life after authorities determined he is not a biosecurity threat.

Checkout wants to be Rapyd and Fast

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture-capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. We’re back on this lovely Saturday with a bonus episode! Again! There is enough going on that to avoid failing to bring you
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Checkout wants to be Rapyd and Fast

Hello and welcome back to Equity, TechCrunch’s venture-capital-focused podcast, where we unpack the numbers behind the headlines. We’re back on this lovely Saturday with a bonus episode! Again! There is enough going on that to avoid failing to bring you stuff that we think matters, we are back yet again for more. This time around we […]

Hidden secrets revealed in microscopic images of ancient artifacts

A new exhibit showcases microscopy in archaeology, highlighting objects' unexpected beauty and revealing clues about the past.
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Hidden secrets revealed in microscopic images of ancient artifacts

A new exhibit showcases microscopy in archaeology, highlighting objects' unexpected beauty and revealing clues about the past.

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Wild sheep transplanted to new home in Little Belt Mountains

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - After scattering like wildfire in a gust of wind, 49 bighorn sheep have settled in to their new home in the Little Belt Mountains. “One ewe went 24 miles north on the day of the release, turned around and came back,” said Jay Kolbe
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Wild sheep transplanted to new home in Little Belt Mountains

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - After scattering like wildfire in a gust of wind, 49 bighorn sheep have settled in to their new home in the Little Belt Mountains. “One ewe went 24 miles north on the day of the release, turned around and came back,” said Jay Kolbe, wildlife biologist ...

Pandemic interrupts longtime Isle Royale wolf, moose study

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - One of the world's longest-running wildlife field studies has fallen prey to the coronavirus pandemic. Since 1959, a research team has spent most of the winter observing the interplay between wolves and moose at Isle Royale Nationa
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Pandemic interrupts longtime Isle Royale wolf, moose study

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) - One of the world's longest-running wildlife field studies has fallen prey to the coronavirus pandemic. Since 1959, a research team has spent most of the winter observing the interplay between wolves and moose at Isle Royale National Park in Lake Superior. But this year's mission ...

Construction boom awaits Theodore Roosevelt National Park

MEDORA, N.D. (AP) - Big plans are ahead for Theodore Roosevelt National Park this year. Long-awaited road repairs will begin to take shape. The $5.5 million Peaceful Valley Ranch restoration project is expected to be complete in the spring. And the park will
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Construction boom awaits Theodore Roosevelt National Park

MEDORA, N.D. (AP) - Big plans are ahead for Theodore Roosevelt National Park this year. Long-awaited road repairs will begin to take shape. The $5.5 million Peaceful Valley Ranch restoration project is expected to be complete in the spring. And the park will be working closely with the planned Theodore ...

A Tyrannical Tabby Rules an Opulent Assemblage of Densely Layered Scenes by Artist Kris Kuksi

A bejeweled tabby presides over Kris Kuksi’s sprawling new landscape teeming with retro figures, ornate baubles, and mass-produced trinkets all blanketed with a thick coat of metallic paint. The Lawrence, Kansas-based artist (previously) melds found object
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A Tyrannical Tabby Rules an Opulent Assemblage of Densely Layered Scenes by Artist Kris Kuksi

A bejeweled tabby presides over Kris Kuksi’s sprawling new landscape teeming with retro figures, ornate baubles, and mass-produced trinkets all blanketed with a thick coat of metallic paint. The Lawrence, Kansas-based artist (previously) melds found objects into complex, frieze-style assemblages that are infused with themes of “historical narratives, biblical subjects, animal worship, architecture, symbolic views on commerce and development, as well as human psychology and behavior.” Titled “Tabby Tyrant,” the fantastical work is replete with juxtapositions: the individual and the collective, peace and war, industrial and classical architecture, and historic and modern. More

World Golf Championship moving from Mexico to Florida

The World Golf Championship is moving from Mexico City to the Gulf Coast of Florida, a change driven by the COVID-19 pandemic that has put restrictions on travel and kept away spectators. The PGA Tour sent a memo to players Friday informing them of the reloca
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World Golf Championship moving from Mexico to Florida

The World Golf Championship is moving from Mexico City to the Gulf Coast of Florida, a change driven by the COVID-19 pandemic that has put restrictions on travel and kept away spectators. The PGA Tour sent a memo to players Friday informing them of the relocation for Feb. 25-28. It ...

WHO cites human behavior more than variants as virus spreads

GENEVA (AP) - The World Health Organization's emergencies chief said Friday that the impact of new variants of COVID-19 in places like Britain, South Africa and Brazil remains to be seen, citing human behavior for some recent rises in infection counts. “It
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WHO cites human behavior more than variants as virus spreads

GENEVA (AP) - The World Health Organization's emergencies chief said Friday that the impact of new variants of COVID-19 in places like Britain, South Africa and Brazil remains to be seen, citing human behavior for some recent rises in infection counts. “It’s just too easy to lay the blame on ...

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Marcus Peters fined $15K for stomping on Titans logo

Marcus Peters will be a bit lighter in the pocket after his team’s celebration following the cornerback's game-clinching interception Sunday against the Tennessee Titans.
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Marcus Peters fined $15K for stomping on Titans logo

Marcus Peters will be a bit lighter in the pocket after his team’s celebration following the cornerback's game-clinching interception Sunday against the Tennessee Titans.

Mets could hold edge over Blue Jays in George Springer sweepstakes for specific reason

The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays are the two most likely destinations for free-agent outfielder George Springer. However, one team holds the edge over the other. 
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Mets could hold edge over Blue Jays in George Springer sweepstakes for specific reason

The New York Mets and Toronto Blue Jays are the two most likely destinations for free-agent outfielder George Springer. However, one team holds the edge over the other. 

Gen3 Formula E cars won't force existing tracks to redesign

A 120kg weight reduction and 100kW power increase - up to an equivalent of 470bhp - headline the Gen3 rules set, which is due to be introduced for the 2022-23 season and run to 2025-26.Although the FIA and FE have already worked to eliminate tight chicanes fr
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Gen3 Formula E cars won't force existing tracks to redesign

A 120kg weight reduction and 100kW power increase - up to an equivalent of 470bhp - headline the Gen3 rules set, which is due to be introduced for the 2022-23 season and run to 2025-26.Although the FIA and FE have already worked to eliminate tight chicanes from many circuits - including removing a complex from the final Peraltada corner in Mexico City for 2019-20 - simulations for the faster ...Keep reading

Taylor Gray likely facing penalties for filming himself testing

Gray, the younger brother of NASCAR Truck Series competitor Tanner Gray, was taking part in a pre-season test for the ARCA Menards Series at Daytona International Speedway this weekend.The young racer posted video where he appeared to film himself driving aro
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Taylor Gray likely facing penalties for filming himself testing

Gray, the younger brother of NASCAR Truck Series competitor Tanner Gray, was taking part in a pre-season test for the ARCA Menards Series at Daytona International Speedway this weekend.The young racer posted video where he appeared to film himself driving around the 2.5 mile high speed superspeedway, pointing the camera at his face and also out the windshield.The 18-second clip was posted ...Keep reading

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