- The Latest: Hong Kong raid leads to 100K counterfeit masks
HONG KONG - Customs agents in the southern Chinese city of Hong Kong have seized 100,000 counterfeit face masks and arrested one person in what the government called the largest operation of its kind on record. ...
The Associated Press. Washington Times. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 04:27:13 -0400.
- A call to arms on greenhouse gas emissions
The bushfire royal commission report shows that the time has come for the Prime Minister Scott Morrison to address global warming.
The Age's View. Sydney Morning Herald. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 18:19:00 +1100.
- Tucker Carlson reveals lost Hunter Biden docs were found on the FLOOR of UPS store
On his show Thursday night, the Fox News host updated viewers on the saga, a day after revealing that the purportedly damaging documents had been lost on Monday while being shipped.
Daily Mail. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 03:19:59 GMT.
- Tucker Carlson: Mainstream media's Hunter Biden lies have consequences. Ask Glenn Greenwald
When all the news you receive is manufactured propaganda, you are apt to believe it, and why wouldn't you?
Tucker Carlson. Fox News. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 03:10:16 GMT.
- SpiceJet: Indian airline turns to seaplanes to boost travel
SpiceJet will fly the aircraft to the site of the world's tallest statue among its new routes.
BBC News. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 02:42:15 GMT.
- US election: Trump packs thousands into rallies as infections spike
There are no crowds at Disneyland, still shut down by the coronavirus. Fewer fans attended the World Series baseball championship this year than at any time in the past century. Big concerts are cancelled.But it's a different ...
New Zealand Herald. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 14:26:18 +1200.
- US election 2020: Why racism is still a problem for the world's most powerful country
The stories of police brutality against African Americans are similar to those of 20 years ago, writes the BBC's Clive Myrie.
BBC News. Fri, 30 Oct 2020 01:55:59 GMT.
- Inside the Beltway: Worried media tries to bury Trump's 'great American comeback'
Much of the news media is reluctant to share any good economic news, fearing it will reflect positively on President Trump some 96 hours before Election Day. But wait. News organizations can't overlook the U.S. ...
Jennifer Harper. Washington Times. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 21:26:06 -0400.
- Dan Bongino Has No Idea Why Facebook Loves Him
The right-wing commentator, whose page performs better than those of major news organizations, is perplexed by his social media success.
Kevin Roose. New York Times. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 23:58:53 +0000.
- Daylight-saving time ends this weekend in the US. It's one of the world's stupidest rituals.
At 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, November 1, daylight-saving time will end. Clocks will fall back by one hour.
Yahoo. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 19:00:00 -0400.
- World's first agreed guidance for people with diabetes to exercise safely
An academic has helped draw up a landmark agreement amongst international experts, setting out the world's first standard guidance on how people with diabetes can use modern glucose monitoring devices to help them exercise safely. ...
Science Daily. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 17:16:42 EDT.
- WHO registers over 479,000 COVID-19 cases in 24 hours worldwide
The majority of the infections were recorded in the US
Tass. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 23:57:23 +0300.
- The Social Change Fund And Chopra Global Democratize Wellbeing In Education
The Social Change Fund's Carmelo Anthony, Chris Paul and Dwyane Wade collaborate with Oprah Winfrey and Deepak Chopra bringing wellbeing and self-care to teachers across the U.S.
By Rod Berger, Contributor. Forbes. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 15:20:56 -0400.
- Job cut nation: Exxon Mobil to lay off 1,900 US employees
Layoffs are part of a global reorganisation but most of the job cuts announced on Thursday will fall on Houston, Texas.
Al Jazeera. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 18:55:52 +0000.
- Halt the climate and nature-loss crises to prevent more pandemics, scientists tell world leaders
Experts call for less consumption of wildlife, palm oil and exotic wood and for potential taxes on meat
Jane Dalton. The Independent. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 17:10:40 GMT.
- Are Inverse ETFs Better Bets Till Election Day?
Rising fears of the second wave of lockdown globally took Wall Street crashing on Wednesday with the Dow Jones being one of the most hurt.
Sanghamitra Saha. Zacks. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 17:00:00 GMT.
- Group works to return international air travel to normal
Countries around the world shut down international travel due to COVID-19 fears, but a group is now working to resume flights.
Ktrk. ABC News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 16:29:00 +0000.
- Another 23,065 COVID-19 cases and 280 deaths recorded in last 24 hours
A further 23,065 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the UK and another 280 have died, according to the latest government data.
Sky News. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 14:15:00 +0000.
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European Commission. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 11:40:57 GMT.
- To Make Native Votes Count, Janine Windy Boy Sued the Government
'Windy Boy v. Big Horn County' helped ensure the Crow and Northern Cheyenne were represented, but the long struggle for Native voting rights continues
Smithsonian. Thu, 29 Oct 2020 11:00:00 +0000.