Tuesday September 29-th, 2020

Guardian: Facebook deletes accounts over signs of Russian meddling in US midterms Guardian: Facebook deletes accounts over signs of Russian meddling in US midterms

The other removed material included eight Facebook pages, 17 Facebook profiles, and seven accounts of the photo-sharing site Instagram . The actors behind the accounts were more careful to hide their true identities than the Internet Resear...

Perth-raised maths wizard’s love of numbers adds up to top prize Perth-raised maths wizard’s love of numbers adds up to top prize

But he had an unlikely start to his career. Expressing his delight with the award, he said: "It's great to be the first to prove something that has occupied many mathematicians for years". "He solved many longstanding problems by combining methods ...

Ivanka Trump Blames Family Separation At Border On Parents

I've certainly received my fair share of reporting on me personally that I know not to be fully accurate. "So I've. had some sensitivity around why people have concerns and gripe, especially when they sort of feel targeted". The Trump administration...

White House says Trump Russia tweet just opinion

Now as Mueller's first trial is underway, of the President's former campaign chairman Paul Manafort , Trump has ramped up calls to end the whole probe. Tribe cited other Trump quotes, which called the Manafort trial a "disgrace to the United States ...

Iranian interior minister says Trump not trustworthy for talks Iranian interior minister says Trump not trustworthy for talks

The Iranian rial has been crashing in recent days as the country anxiously awaits the reimposition of full U.S. sanctions, starting on August 6. Last Wednesday, the cabinet of President Hassan Rouhani gave Hemmati vote of confidence to replace ...

Special counsel Mueller wants to ask Trump about obstruction of justice Special counsel Mueller wants to ask Trump about obstruction of justice

To date, Mueller has not produced any indictments or evidence related to the collusion allegations. There is now an investigation into the possible collusion between Trump's campaign and Russian Federation during the 2016 election, which is led by ...

Israel and Jordan kill Islamic State fighters flushed out of Syria Israel and Jordan kill Islamic State fighters flushed out of Syria

The Israel Defense Forces said in a statement that it was tracking the movement of the men toward the border fence with Israel on the Golan Heights on Wednesday evening. I think this is also in Assad's interest". In Moscow, the Russian Defence Mi...

Corbyn apologises for hosting 'Auschwitz to Gaza' event Corbyn apologises for hosting 'Auschwitz to Gaza' event

Hodge said: "All of us feel our identity and our values are being challenged by this sudden surge in anti-Semitism, which is not only allowed by the leadership, but I've now come to the conclusion that may also be views held by the leadership themsel...

Passenger films storm as ill-fated plane takes off in Mexico Passenger films storm as ill-fated plane takes off in Mexico

Some passengers spoke of one survivor who had sworn to never get on another plane and planned to buy a vehicle and drive back to the United States. Others suffered burns, some over a quarter of their bodies, said Durango state Health Ministry spokesm...

Car, gun, money: Scandal over Macron's ex-aide grips France Car, gun, money: Scandal over Macron's ex-aide grips France

French high schools can choose to impose a less stringent ban on Internet-connected devices. "We know today that there is a phenomenon of screen addiction, the phenomenon of bad mobile-phone use", he said. The move comes eight years after a law pas...

France bans smartphones in schools

The ban, which will apply to pupils up to the age of 15, is created to send a message to French society according to Education Minister Jean-Michel Blanquer. French high schools will be able to decide on an individual basis whether to impose a partia...

Largest King Penguin Colony Population Has Declined Drastically Largest King Penguin Colony Population Has Declined Drastically

Avian cholera is now ravaging populations of seabirds on other islands in the Indian Ocean, like the albatross of Ile Amsterdam and the penguins of Marion Island . They ruled out a catastrophic event such as a volcanic eruption or tsunami, pointin...

Death Toll In Northern California's Carr Fire Rises To 5 Death Toll In Northern California's Carr Fire Rises To 5

The fire grew slightly to 131 square miles (340 square kilometers) Saturday. By early evening, the town of Lakeport seemed to be completely deserted, while a few miles away embers, ash and smoke swirled through vineyards where at least one home had...

Ex-FBI chief of staff: Collusion is ‘absolutely a crime’ Ex-FBI chief of staff: Collusion is ‘absolutely a crime’

As people who have been keeping up with the news know, Trump is a man with a deep understanding of the English language, focused on the specifics of semantics. President Trump did nothing wrong", he wrote. "If you are assisting a foreign government t...

Trump thanks North Korea's Kim for handing over war remains Trump thanks North Korea's Kim for handing over war remains

President Donald Trump took to Twitter Thursday to thank North Korean leader Kim Jong Un for the return of suspected remains of fallen US service members, commending the "kind action" and saying he looked forward to seeing the chairman again soon...

Pope changes Church's stand on death penalty

The encyclical led to an updating of the Catechism of the Catholic Church , which he originally promulgated in 1992 and which recognized "the right and duty of legitimate public authority to punish malefactors by means of penalties commensurate with...

'Impossible to sell' crown jewels stolen in Hollywood-style heist 'Impossible to sell' crown jewels stolen in Hollywood-style heist

Their loot included two royal crowns of King Karl IX and Queen Kristina , as well as an orb. The objects were on display, but under lock and key, at the cathedral about 50 miles from Stockholm . Strangnas is a small town south of Stockholm . ...

Gun Advocates to Post 3-D Weapon Plans on New Site Gun Advocates to Post 3-D Weapon Plans on New Site

It happened after Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson filed a lawsuit challenging the Trump Administration. Under the terms of the government's settlement with Defense Distributed, the State Department gave the company the go-ahead...

Koch officials: President Trump's trade tariffs hurt Americans Koch officials: President Trump's trade tariffs hurt Americans

Thank you for signing up for the Sunrise Newsletter. And here's the program: "Ground game to support Trump's presidency and program, [and] victory on November 6". "But now, 18 months, nearly two years into his tenure, we're seeing a marked shift in t...

Devastating wildfires a Devastating wildfires a "new normal" for California, Gov. Jerry Brown says

It is 35 percent contained. "The need to protect these communities.is requiring more firefighters, more resources all the time", Pimlott said. The huge Redding area blaze has displaced 38,000 from their homes and killed six people, and police say...

Pakistani helicopter plucks stranded Russian climber from peak Pakistani helicopter plucks stranded Russian climber from peak

Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) issued a statement, stating, Alexander Gukov had been trapped at a height of 20,650 feet for the past six days and was rescued today after an intense helicopter mission. The rescue of Alexander Gukov from Latok ...

Trump to Kim: Thanks and see you soon Trump to Kim: Thanks and see you soon

A USA airman stands guard next to caskets containing remains of US soldiers killed in the Korean War and collected in North Korea before a repatriation ceremony at Osan Air Base in Pyeongtaek, South Korea, Wednesday, Aug. Instead, senior North Ko...

Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on tourists in Tajikistan -AMAQ Islamic State claims responsibility for attack on tourists in Tajikistan -AMAQ

The State Department encouraged Americans headed overseas to monitor government advisories for updated information on where it is safe to travel. An armed gang attacked a group of seven foreign cyclists, killing four and injuring two, on a popular ...

Syria: Druze woman and children kidnapped by IS Syria: Druze woman and children kidnapped by IS

Pro-Syrian government forces advanced in an Islamic State pocket in southwest Syria on Sunday, a military media unit run by Damascus' ally Hezbollah reported, despite a threat to hostages seized by the jihadists last week. Sweida 24 said IS is be...

Rodrigo Duterte oversees crushing of luxury cars smuggled into Philippines Rodrigo Duterte oversees crushing of luxury cars smuggled into Philippines

He said police intelligence had identified 893 "high-value targets", warning that they and "their patrons and protectors" would receive a "strong message of the certainty of punishment". I will not really. "Just because you're a journalist you ar...

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