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Pennsylvania court tosses Trump’s suit alleging mail-in vote irregularities. Campaign says it ‘helps strategy to get to SCOTUS’

Trump’s campaign lawsuit, alleging voting irregularities in Pennsylvania, was shot down by a federal judge, labelling it “a Frankenstein monster.” The lawyers for the president, however, indicated the ruling can help their goal. Read Full Article at RT.

We're in bizarro world. Thanks to Trump's hidden deplorables, high-turnout no longer benefits Dems

It’s hard to fully grasp the massive increase in voter participation this general election. This graph, on Georgia’s turnout, does a pretty good job of visualizing it:  xI'm trying a new type of visualization here: this is three decades of Geor

Trump admin is fighting court ruling forcing it to respect the rights of kids seeking asylum

The Trump administration is fighting a court ruling forcing it to recognize the rights of children seeking asylum in the United States, the Associated Press (AP) reports. Last month, a federal judge blocked a politically motivate

Owner of Casey Jones Village tourist stop in Tennessee dies

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - Clark Shaw, a Tennessee tourism leader who built Casey Jones Village in Jackson into a popular roadside attraction featuring a restaurant, a train museum, a country store, an ice cream parlor and even a farm, has died. He was 66. Shaw di

AWS goes after Microsoft’s SQL Server with Babelfish for Aurora PostgreSQL

AWS today announced a new database product that is clearly meant to go after Microsoft’s SQL Server and make it easier — and cheaper — for SQL Server users to migrate to the AWS cloud. The new service is Babelfish for Aurora PostgreSQL. The

Best Amazon Cyber Monday deals still available: $18 Fire TV Stick Lite, $29 Roku Streaming Stick Plus, $100 Amazfit watch, more - CNET

Cyber Monday is officially behind us, but some of Amazon's best deals remain (for now). A few even came back.

Famed Arecibo Observatory suffers more damage as 900-ton platform falls - CNET

The telescope, star of a James Bond movie, was set to be decommissioned despite a petition to save it.

These meal kits deals for Cyber Monday are still going: Blue Apron, Home Chef, Daily Harvest and more - CNET

Score big savings on popular meal kit and prepared-meal services for Cyber Monday.

Best Walmart Cyber Monday deals still available: 70-inch 4K TV, Roomba, price cuts on Xbox, Switch and PS4 games - CNET

Cyber Monday savings are still going on.

Cyber Monday wireless workout headphones deals still available - CNET

Looking to save on a new pair of sports headphones for working out at the gym or running? Here are the best post Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals you can still get.

Brussels lockdown orgy: Hungarian EU lawmaker and diplomats among 25 men busted by police during ‘gang bang’

A member of the European Parliament and several diplomats were caught by police at an illegal lockdown “orgy” in a bar in central Brussels, with local media reporting that the lawmaker tried to flee the scene through a window. Read Full Article at RT.com

‘I’d make him eat the canvas’: UFC’s Covington vows to knock out Trump critic LeBron in a fight as he slams ‘privileged’ NBA stars

UFC loudmouth Colby Covington has taken aim at LeBron James - an opponent of his political hero, Donald Trump - by warning that he would hand him an even more brutal knockout than ex-NBA star Nate Robinson suffered in the ring. Read Full Article at RT.com

India’s consumer spending to return to growth in 2021 – Fitch

Consumer spending in India has contracted by 12.6 percent this year due to the Covid-19 pandemic, according to Fitch Solutions. It expects household spending to return to growth in 2021, expanding by as much as 6.6 percent. Read Full Article at RT.com

Volkswagen to cease all motorsport operations

The manufacturer stated last year it would cease factory support of all programmes using an internal combustion engine, instead putting a «clear emphasis on fully electric racing cars».However, a day after Audi went public with its decision to qui

Allmendinger to compete for NASCAR Xfinity title in 2021

Allmendinger has raced part-time with Kaulig since 2019, winning three races. Next year, he will join Jeb Burton and Justin Haley as the team intends to run three cars full-time.The team started as a single-car operation just four years ago and have since wo

UAE finds its voice within OPEC, complicating oil diplomacy

The unusual move highlights the UAE#39;s growing role within OPEC as it seeks to boost production in the years ahead to gain market share.

Facebook#39;s content review board picks first six cases which include nudity, hate speech and misinformation

Facebook#39;s Oversight Board is a separate body in which people can appeal if they disagree with decisions the social media giant made about their content on Facebook or Instagram.

5G redefining premium smartphone experiences: Qualcomm

Qualcomm and Reliance Jio, India#39;s largest telecom operator, had said they have aligned efforts on 5G, in order to fast-track development and rollout of indigenous network infrastructure and services in India.

AWS launches Trainium, its new custom ML training chip

At its annual re:Invent developer conference, AWS today announced the launch of AWS Trainium, the company’s next-gen custom chip dedicated to training machine learning models. The company promises that it can offer higher performance than any of its com

Softbank, Volvo back Flock Freight with $113.5M to help shippers share the load

Everyday thousands of trucks carry freight along U.S. highways, propelling the economy forward as consumer goods, electronics, cars and agriculture make their way to distribution centers, stores and eventually households. It’s inside these trucks — ma

Find out how we’re working toward living and working in space at TC Sessions: Space 2020

The idea of people going to live and work in space, outside of the extremely unique case of the International Space Station, has long been the strict domain of science fiction. That’s changing fast, however, with public space agencies, private companie

AWS brings ECS, EKS services to the data center, open sources EKS

Today at AWS re:Invent, Andy Jassy talked a lot about how companies are making a big push to the cloud, but today’s container-focussed announcements gave a big nod to the data center as the company announced ECS Anywhere and EKS Anywhere, both designed

Floww raises $6.7M for its data-driven marketplace matching founders with investors, based on merit

Floww – a data-driven marketplace designed to allow founders to pitch investors, with the whole investment relationship managed online – says it has raised $6.7M / £5M to date in Seed funding from angels and family offices. Investors include Ramo

Brandon Marshall: Goff is the only thing in the way of a Rams Super Bowl run | FIRST THINGS FIRST

Nick Wright & Brandon Marshall dive into the state of the Los Angeles Rams and whether or not they can make a Super Bowl run this season. Brandon feels they have the blueprint for a Super Bowl run and could easily do it, but Jared Goff and his turnover proble

Vikings Snap Counts: Receivers, tight ends fill in for Thielen

Chad Beebe, Olabisi Johnson and a closer look at the Minnesota Vikings' snap counts from Week 12.

2021 first-round NFL mock draft: Four QBs in the top 10

We're heading toward the final stretches of both the NFL and college football seasons, so both the draft order and draft big board are becoming clearer.

Rockets viewed James Harden’s attempt to force Nets trade as ‘improper’

James Harden’s future with the Houston Rockets remains as uncertain as it was when whispers surfaced last month that the superstar had demanded a trade.

Steiner responds to Mazepin pay driver criticism

Mazepin was announced as a Haas driver for 2021 earlier on Tuesday, and while there has been no confirmation of the commercial arrangements, the logos of his father's Uralkali concern are expected to be seen on the car.With several other sons of wealthy fathe

Suzuki felt no added pressure by «perfect» bike label

Joan Mir won the premier class title for Suzuki for the first time since 2000 when he wrapped up the championship with a round to spare last month in Valencia.Mir proved to be the most consistent force this season, scoring seven podiums from 14 races, with te

US: mountain pine tree that feeds grizzlies is threatened

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Climate change, voracious beetles and disease are imperiling the long-term survival of a high-elevation pine tree that's a key source of food for some grizzly bears and found across the U.S. West, U.S, officials said Tuesday. A Fish an

Biden unveils economic team at critical moment for recovery

WILMINGTON, Del. (AP) - President-elect Joe Biden is set to unveil his economic team Tuesday amid growing concerns about the pace of the nation's economic recovery as governments reimpose restrictions to curtail the surging coronavirus pandemic. Biden has ass

Consumers protest new measure of 'unfair' airline practices

Consumer advocates are protesting a move by the Trump administration that they say will make it harder for the government to punish airlines that treat passengers unfairly. On the Friday during a four-day Thanksgiving weekend, the Transportation Department ma

France's Macron warns against going skiing in Switzerland

PARIS (AP) - France will apply restrictions to prevent vacationers from going to Swiss ski resorts, and French slopes will remain closed during the Christmas period amid the coronavirus pandemic, President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday. “If there are countri

Biden planning massive stimulus, flurry of executive actions to start erasing stain of Trump

President-elect Joe Biden has ambitious plans for addressing the COVID-19 crisis immediately upon taking office, already developing executive actions that will kickstart the economic recovery and undo Trump's sabotage across government. It's the tallest orde

The hidden deplorables don't care about Republicans, their crap world revolves around Trump

It’s hard to fully grasp the massive increase in voter participation this general election. This graph, on Georgia’s turnout, does a pretty good job of visualizing it:  xI'm trying a new type of visualization here: this is three decades of Geor

Is Doug Pederson on the hot seat?

Less than three years ago, Pederson looked like one of the best coaches in the league after out-dueling Bill Belichick in the Super Bowl.

SP 500, Nasdaq start December at peak on COVID-19 vaccine optimism

Investors overlooked data showing U.S. manufacturing activity slowed in November amid a rise in COVID-19 infections that has prompted state-wise restrictions, with California considering new «stay-at-home» orders.

Cheating just because she’s winning? Russian ski official reacts furiously to ‘idiot’ journalist after suggestions of doping

President of the Russian Cross-Country Ski Association Elena Vyalbe has refused to comment on accusations of doping against Tatiana Sorina, voiced by a Swedish journalist who she has branded an “idiot.” Read Full Article at RT.com

Nasdaq threatens 75% of listed companies with order to appoint women & LGBT or other 'diverse' directors to board – or else

US stock exchange Nasdaq has warned listed companies they must appoint at least two “diverse” directors to their board – a ‘self-identified’ female and an “underrepresented minority” or LGBTQ person – or possibly face delisting. Read Full Arti

After years of research, top Moscow health official reveals Russia may be close to unveiling prototype 'HIV vaccine'

Russia's research into the development of a HIV vaccine appears to be bearing fruit with progress reported in relation to a number of prototypes, the head of the country's health regulator said on Tuesday. Read Full Article at RT.com
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