Category Archives: Breaking News

Susan Rice Sells Netflix Shares as Biden VP Pick Speculation Heats Up

Former Obama national security advisor Susan Rice has sold a large chunk of her Netflix shares as speculation rises that she is a top contender to be Joe Biden’s vice presidential running mate. Rice has served as a Netflix board member since 2018.

Schiff: China 'Has a Preference' in 2020 Election, But 'Russia Is Engaged in Actions'

On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) reacted to National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) Director William Evanina’s statement on threats to the 2020 election coming from Russia, China, and Iran by stating

Migration Watch UK: Boris Johnson Facing a Public Opinion Ticking 'Time Bomb' if He Fails to Cut Migration

Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s government is facing a ticking “time bomb” of public opinion if it fails to curtail immigration, warned a leading think tank.

Belgian Court Rejects European Arrest Warrant for Catalan Separatist Ex-Minister

BRUSSELS (AP) — A Belgian court on Friday rejected Spain’s demand to have a former high-ranking politician from the region of Catalonia extradited, in yet another set back for the country’s efforts to try several officials in exile over their alleged roles in an independence referendum that Madrid branded as illegal.

‘I don’t want to fly again’: Surviving India’s worst crash in 10 years

August 8, 2020

McIlroy praised for sportsmanship at Harding Park

August 8, 2020 (Reuters) – World number three Rory McIlroy has earned praise for upholding the spirit of the game after a bizarre incident in his second round at the PGA Championship. The Northern Irishman’s tee shot on the third hole sailed way right of the green on Friday, before the ball was accidentally stepped … Continue reading

UK orders recall of 741,000 coronavirus testing kits over safety concerns

August 8, 2020 LONDON (Reuters) – Randox Laboratories, a Northern Ireland-based medical technology company, has been instructed by Britain’s medicines regulator to recall up to 741,000 coronavirus test kits from the national test and trace program as a precautionary measure. The government had on July 15 instructed the program, run by the National Health Service … Continue reading

Professor who's been right about every election since 1984 reveals his 2020 prediction

American University history professor Allan Lichtman developed a system that has accurately predicted every presidential election since 1984 (with one exception: he predicted Al Gore, who did win the popular vote but lost to George W. Bush. Licthman stands by that prediction). Licthman tells CNN’s Michael Smerconish that his system predicts President Donald Trump will … Continue reading

General Election 2020 Results (Live Streaming) – News 1st – Sirasa TV

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Swedish Police, Civilians Working at No-Go Area Police Station to Get Escort

Swedish police and civilian workers at a police station in the no-go Stockholm suburb of Rinkeby will receive police escorts to and from work to maintain their safety.

German Nudist Chases Down Boar Who Snatched His Laptop

BERLIN (AP) — A German nudist had the last laugh after giving chase to a wild boar that had run off with a bag containing his laptop.

Thai protesters stage anti-government rally despite activists release

August 8, 2020 By Juarawee Kittisilpa and Chayut Setboonsarng BANGKOK (Reuters) – More than 1,000 anti-government demonstrators rallied in Bangkok’s commercial district on Saturday after two protest leaders were arrested and held overnight. Human rights lawyer Anon Nampa, 35, and student activist Panupong Jadnok, 23, were charged on Friday and held in connection with a … Continue reading

Trump advisers urge delisting of U.S.-listed Chinese firms that fail to meet audit standards

August 8, 2020 By Alexandra Alper WASHINGTON (Reuters) – China on Saturday called for frank dialogue and closer cooperation in reaction to news that Trump administration officials had urged the U.S. president to delist Chinese companies that trade on U.S. exchanges and fail to meet its auditing requirements by January 2022 U.S. Securities and Exchange … Continue reading

France sends aid after Mauritius declares oil spill emergency

August 8, 2020 PORT LOUIS (Reuters) – France is sending specialist teams and equipment to help Mauritius deal with a fuel spill from a bulk carrier that ran aground on a pristine reef two weeks ago and threatens to become an ecological disaster. The MV Wakashio struck the reef on the southeast coast of the … Continue reading

President Trump holds a press conference at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster in New Jersey

President Trumps holds a press conference at Trump National Golf Club Bedminster #PresidentTrump #Trump #PresidentTrumppressconference Subscribe to Yahoo Finance: https://yhoo.it/2fGu5Bb About Yahoo Finance: At Yahoo Finance, you get free stock quotes, up-to-date news, portfolio management resources, international market data, social interaction and mortgage rates that help you manage your financial life. Connect with Yahoo Finance: … Continue reading