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Putin’s FSB Arrests Cult Leader Who Says the Apocalypse Has Arrived in 2020

Tuesday  22:36,   22 september 2020

MOSCOW—My phone started to ring, it was Elena Plotnikova FaceTiming from a village known as the Adobe of Dawn, which is at the center of a sprawling commune in Siberia. She was trying to stay calm but the smile on her face was cracking. Military... >>>

Barclays activist renews attack on Staley over Epstein ties

Tuesday  22:36,   22 september 2020

Barclays' biggest shareholder is trying to apply new pressure to the bank's chief executive by raising further questions about his relationship with the deceased sex offender, Jeffrey Epstein. © Reuters Barclays chief executive Jes Staley is >>>

Europe 'will not compromise' with US over Iran sanctions: Macron

Tuesday  22:36,   22 september 2020

French President Emmanuel Macron said Tuesday that Europe would not compromise with the United States over Washington's move to reactivate sanctions on Iran, warning the so-called snapback could undermine the UN Security Council and increase... >>>

Study Finds Just 1 in 5 People with Coronavirus Are Asymptomatic—half What Fauci Estimated Earlier This Month

Tuesday  22:32,   22 september 2020

However this does not mean people should stop following guidelines to prevent the virus from spreading, researchers said.Over the course of the pandemic, our understanding of how many people infected with the virus are asymptomatic has evolved as... >>>

India, China agree to 'stop sending more troops' to contested border

Tuesday  22:32,   22 september 2020

Military commanders from India and China have agreed to "stop sending more troops" to their disputed Himalayan border after high-level talks between the nuclear-armed neighbours, New Delhi said late Tuesday. The prickly relationship between the... >>>

After 60 years, fond memories of Mali's founding father

Tuesday  22:32,   22 september 2020

Mali's first president Modibo Keita roused citizens to push the country forward when he took office in 1960, after decades of French rule, and precipitated a time many remember as one of industry and hope. A clutch of young officers overthrew... >>>

The best themed streaming services, from anime to arthouse

Tuesday  22:27,   22 september 2020

Crunchyroll or Funimation? Acorn or Britbox? Criterion or Mubi? Go beyond Netflix and Hulu with our guide to niche streaming platforms.Since they aren’t trying to appeal to as wide an audience as possible, these boutique services can offer carefully >>>

Biden Is in Denial About the Republican Party

Tuesday  22:27,   22 september 2020

The Democratic nominee insists that he can restore bipartisan comity on Capitol Hill. GOP senators suggest otherwise.“Please, follow your conscience,” Biden said. “Don’t go there. Uphold your constitutional duty, your conscience; let the people... >>>

UK MPs agree compromise for contentious Brexit bill

Tuesday  22:26,   22 september 2020

British lawmakers formally agreed Tuesday to give themselves a veto over whether London can breach the Brexit divorce treaty in a compromise with the government unlikely to assuage EU concerns. Conservative Prime Minister Boris Johnson has sparked... >>>

Nigerian health workers end strike despite no coronavirus hazard pay

Tuesday  22:21,   22 september 2020

Nigerian health workers end strike despite no coronavirus hazard payThe Joint Health Service Unions (JOHESU), representing nurses, midwives, radiologists and others, had called for life insurance, full access to protective equipment and the hazard... >>>

'He Was Cool as a Cucumber': 9-Year-Old Stumbles Across One of the World's Deadliest Snakes in His Own Backyard

Tuesday  22:21,   22 september 2020

No one was harmed, but the story is wild.But it was what they found out next about young Kilmurray's discovery that left them truly petrified of the danger they had unwittingly managed to... >>>

Fearless Girl Statue Given Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makeover in Tribute to Supreme Court Justice

Tuesday  22:21,   22 september 2020

The Fearless Girl statue debuted a new look outside New York's Stock Exchange with a white lace collar in homage to Ginsburg's signature fashion piece.Standing across from the New York Stock Exchange, the statue debuted a white lace collar... >>>

How the Beirut explosion was a government failure

Tuesday  22:21,   22 september 2020

And why Lebanon is on the verge of collapse.The problem though, is it was just the latest catastrophe to occur in Lebanon. Over the past few years the country’s economic has collapsed. The currency has fallen nearly 80 percent in value and... >>>

Exclusive: Study suggests dengue may provide some immunity against COVID-19

Tuesday  22:20,   22 september 2020

Exclusive: Study suggests dengue may provide some immunity against COVID-19 Reuters See more videos SHARE SHARE TWEET SHARE EMAIL What to watch next Queensland stadiums to welcome up to 2000 spectators 9News.com.au Fire service officials give... >>>

Protesters Gather Outside Lindsey Graham's House to 'Wake Him Up' Over Push to Replace RBG

Tuesday  22:16,   22 september 2020

"We're here with your wake up call @LindseyGrahamSC," tweeted protest organizer Sunrise Movement DC. "RBG's seat will be filled after the election."In several videos posted to Twitter, protesters can be seen filling the streets outside of... >>>