Wednesday October 27-th, 2021

Southern Oregon youth expected to walkout Friday for climate action Southern Oregon youth expected to walkout Friday for climate action

Former Greens Senate candidate and New South Wales Labor adviser Simon Sheikh, who is now the chief executive of ethical investment group Future Super, is joining the call for action by closing his workplace. "I understand how persuasive peer group p...

The whistleblower complaint that spurred standoff between US spy chief and Congress

The Post , which cited two former officials familiar with the matter, said it was not immediately clear which foreign leader Trump was speaking with or what he pledged to deliver. Schiff believes Maguire is withholding the whistleblower complaint in...

Trump Asks Hispanic Former Adviser If He Prefers 'The Country' Or 'Hispanics' Trump Asks Hispanic Former Adviser If He Prefers 'The Country' Or 'Hispanics'

In an op-ed published last week in the Florida Daily, Cortes wrote that "Hispanic-Americans have benefited greatly, with our unemployment rate now sitting at an all-time low". "I don't know. I may have to go for the Hispanics, to be honest with you"....

Pence Rebuffs Solomon Islands PM After Nation Cuts Ties with Taiwan Pence Rebuffs Solomon Islands PM After Nation Cuts Ties with Taiwan

Washington and Beijing are embroiled in a trade war , slapping tariffs on hundreds of billions of dollars of each other's goods. China has in recent years been expanding its influence in the South Pacific, to the concern of the United States and...

Flavoured e-cigarettes banned over vaping concerns in New York Flavoured e-cigarettes banned over vaping concerns in New York

NY is the first state in the country to implement a temporary ban . The federal government is preparing a crackdown of its own. The Centres of Disease Control and Prevention reported that over 450 cases of lung illness are potentially linked t...

Israeli police: Knife-wielding Palestinian woman shot dead Israeli police: Knife-wielding Palestinian woman shot dead

Video of the incident circulated on social media, showing the woman being shot, after which a guard quickly kicks away the knife as three other officers draw weapons and begin to secure the area. The Palestinian Authority (PA) Health Ministry said th...

HK activists turn to US Congress for help HK activists turn to US Congress for help

Wednesday night's racing program at Happy Valley racecourse in Hong Kong has been called off due to ongoing civil unrest, leaving horsemen scrambling to find alternative plans for horses they had entered. During a hearing Tuesday before a USA gover...

Ilhan Omar Was Not Filmed Dancing on 9/11 Anniversary

Earlier Wednesday, Trump posted a tweet with a link to actor and comedian Terrence Williams account in which Williams claimed that Omar was dancing on 9/11. Williams added: "President Trump was bashed for playing golf On MLK day but it's okay f...

California's Fuel Mileage Standards, Revoked California's Fuel Mileage Standards, Revoked

Those talks failed and the administration broke off negotiations with California Gov. Gavin Newsom (D) and his team months ago. California officials have largely been wary of the Trump administration's intentions, concerned that the preside...

American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotage has potential terror links, prosecutors say American Airlines mechanic accused of sabotage has potential terror links, prosecutors say

The FAA issued an emergency order Monday revoking the mechanic certificate for Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani, according to a FAA spokesperson. A mechanic accused of sabotaging an American Airlines jetliner had expressed a desire for Allah to ...

Government transfers land for more border wall

Along with other promises to crackdown on illegal immigration, Mr. Trump's vow to erect a wall along the border with Mexico galvanized his supporters in 2016, and he's hoping construction will energize his base for his reelection. Trump declared a na...

7 teens identified in parking lot stabbing death 7 teens identified in parking lot stabbing death

Fitzpatrick said Morris was targeted by up to seven teens after walking another boy's girlfriend to her home. There, he was surrounded by about 50 students, who were filming the confrontation with their cellphones, police said. Your friends are dyi...

S. Korea reports 1st confirmed case of African swine fever S. Korea reports 1st confirmed case of African swine fever

The officials will ban travel of all vehicles that have entered pig farms or feed factories until Thursday. Efforts to prevent a further spread of the disease are expected to include culling all animals at the affected farm and others in the vicini...

Russia's Putin, Saudi Crown Prince Discuss Attacks Russia's Putin, Saudi Crown Prince Discuss Attacks

Pompeo will travel to the Saudi city of Jeddah and Abu Dhabi, the capital of the UAE, on September 17-19, said the statement. In phone talks, President Moon Jae-in and Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman also emphasized the importance of a unified r...

Pakistan denies airspace access to PM Modi's plane, India slams 'old habit' Pakistan denies airspace access to PM Modi's plane, India slams 'old habit'

The premier vowed to present this case at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) later this month. He said the address "will be nothing like anyone has ever seen". The prime minister, however, said India is in an unfavourable position. Trump's ...

Trump says not looking to meet Iran's Rouhani at United Nations meeting Trump says not looking to meet Iran's Rouhani at United Nations meeting

Trump's order came as Secretary of State Mike Pompeo traveled Wednesday to Jeddah to meet with Saudi officials on how to respond to the attack that knocked out half of the Saudis' oil production, a hit that temporarily cut almost 6% of the global oil...

American fashion brand sparks outrage over school shooting-themed hoodies American fashion brand sparks outrage over school shooting-themed hoodies

Goddamn monetizing off a school shooting . "There are so many ways to use fashion and clothing to make sociopolitical commentary-this isn't it". Each of the sweatshirts also features tattered details and distressing that resemble bullet holes ....

Taliban attacks kill 48, Afghan leader unhurt as bomber targets rally Taliban attacks kill 48, Afghan leader unhurt as bomber targets rally

This explosion in Charikar killed more than two dozen people waiting to hear President Ghani speak. Iran has also been insisting that peace talks in Afghanistan will not succeeded without the involvement of the central government. The Taliban h...

Fire in Liberia religious school kills dozens of children Fire in Liberia religious school kills dozens of children

While two survivors were taken to a local hospital and remain in a critical condition. Police spokesman Moses Carter told Euronews that the fire broke out overnight at a boarding school. Liberia's President George Weah visited the site Wednesday mo...

Trump names hostage negotiator as national security adviser Trump names hostage negotiator as national security adviser

I have worked long & hard with Robert. The announcement comes a day after Trump released the five finalists on his list and called O'Brien "fantastic". O'Brien was present in court in Sweden when Rocky's trial began in early August. Last month, t...

Indian government bans e-cigarettes citing health hazard Indian government bans e-cigarettes citing health hazard

Sitharaman said Union Cabinet has given its approval to ban e-cigarettes. The main reason is that the e-cigarette companies who are trying to open shops in India are of foreign origin and do not use Indian tobacco. The government Wednesday announced ...

Why Arabs could hold the key as Israel votes today Why Arabs could hold the key as Israel votes today

Arab parties, which have never before sat in an Israeli government, also finished strong, and exit polls predicted they would form the third largest party in parliament. Outside his polling station, Gantz says "we will bring hope, we will be brin...

Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament probed in Supreme Court Boris Johnson's suspension of Parliament probed in Supreme Court

The prime minister's lawyers argued that prorogation of parliament should not be considered by the courts because it is a political and not a legal issue. The Supreme Court is considering two conflicting court decisions from the English and Scottish ...

Hiker drags himself through woods for two days with broken leg Hiker drags himself through woods for two days with broken leg

The ordeal began, he explained from his hospital bed, when he "cartwheeled and slammed into the rock and then landed in the creek at the bottom". 'I climbed the waterfall many times before (but) with it being so dry and the lime on the rock, slippe...

Hurricane warning for Bermuda as Humberto nears

In their 11am (EDT) public advisory, the NHC said: "At 1100 AM EDT (1500 UTC), the center of Hurricane Humberto was located by an Air Force Reserve Hurricane Hunter aircraft near latitude 30.7 North, longitude 73.5 West". One to 3 feet of storm surge...

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