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5 things to know today

[ad_1] Here are a few things to know about the day’s news from The Associated Press August 17, 2020, 9:50 AM 2 min read Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today: 1. FEDERAL MONEY FOR PANDEMIC TRICKLING DOWN Congress has allocated trillions to ease the […]

Students push universities to stop investing in fossil fuels

[ad_1] NEW HAVEN, Conn. — Students alarmed by climate change are stepping up pressure on universities to pull investments from fossil fuel industries, an effort that is gaining traction at prestigious schools like Georgetown, Harvard and Yale. The push that is underway at hundreds of schools began nearly a decade ago, and student activists increasingly […]

Pompeo in UK to talk Huawei, post-Brexit trade deal

[ad_1] U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says the United States and Britain will retain and enhance their special relationship after the U.K.’s departure from the European Union this week By MATTHEW LEE AP Diplomatic Writer January 30, 2020, 2:23 PM 5 min read LONDON — U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said Thursday that […]

AP sources: Trump allies sought adjustments at Ukraine utility

[ad_1] As Rudy Giuliani was pushing Ukrainian officers final spring to research one in all Donald Trump’s major political rivals, a gaggle of people with ties to the president and his private lawyer had been additionally energetic within the former Soviet republic. Their goals had been revenue, not politics. This circle of businessmen and Republican […]

Trump cites his help for Medicare, slams Medicare for All

[ad_1] President Donald Trump on Thursday accused Democrats of an all-out try and “completely obliterate Medicare” and portrayed himself as this system’s defender as he signed a directive to develop this system’s personal insurance coverage choices. Trump skipped previous his personal proposals for Medicare price range cuts, and he ignored the truth that no Democrat […]

Digital actuality used to focus on uranium contamination

[ad_1] Activists are utilizing digital actuality expertise to give attention to areas of the Navajo Nation affected by uranium contamination. The humanities collective Bombshelltoe has collected 360-degree footage of land close to Churchrock, New Mexico, to indicate how folks and the land have modified since a 1979 uranium mill spill, the Gallup Unbiased stories . […]

MLS groups navigate new ‘no political show’ coverage

[ad_1] Main League Soccer’s new coverage that bans political shows at matches is stirring controversy within the Pacific Northwest, the place supporters’ tradition is usually intertwined with politics and social points. The Seattle Sounders and the Portland Timbers have banned indicators and flags with the “Iron Entrance” image, which they are saying has turn out […]

Local weather of fir: German forests wrestle with warmth

[ad_1] Germany’s forests — lengthy a supply of satisfaction and nationwide id — are feeling the warmth. A second consecutive 12 months of unusually dry and heat climate has left swaths of forest useless or dying, fueling fears that the woods that impressed many a Grimms’ fairytale could possibly be heading for an sad finish. […]

2007 mass capturing survivor copes with 300 pellets of lead

[ad_1] A lady who survived a 2007 mass capturing in Utah stated Thursday she has lead poisoning from 300 shotgun pellets nonetheless in her physique, leaving her with debilitating complications, nausea and different critical well being issues. Carolyn Tuft, whose 15-year-old daughter died within the Trolley Sq. mall capturing in Salt Lake Metropolis, has been […]

$5 billion superb would not mark the tip of Fb’s troubles

[ad_1] Fb pays a $5 billion superb for privateness violations and will probably be topic to broader oversight, however ongoing probes in Europe and the U.S. might current even larger complications for the corporate. The FTC superb is by far the most important the company has levied on a expertise firm. The settlement additionally comes […]