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3 12, 2020

Flurry of Donald Trump pardons expected before White House exit

By | 2020-12-03T18:26:16+00:00 December 3rd, 2020|World|Comments Off on Flurry of Donald Trump pardons expected before White House exit

Advocates and lawyers anticipate a flurry of clemency action from President Donald Trump in the coming weeks that could test the limits of presidential pardon power.Trump is said to be considering a slew of pardons and commutations before he leaves off...

3 12, 2020

Four killed in blast at British waste water plant

By | 2020-12-03T17:55:28+00:00 December 3rd, 2020|World|Comments Off on Four killed in blast at British waste water plant

Four people have died following an explosion at a waste water treatment plant near the southwest England city of Bristol, police said on Thursday.Chief Inspector Mark Runacres of Avon and Somerset Police said that a fifth person was injured during the ...

2 12, 2020

Morgues overflow as US averages ‘one Covid-19 death per minute’

By | 2020-12-02T04:26:18+00:00 December 2nd, 2020|World|Comments Off on Morgues overflow as US averages ‘one Covid-19 death per minute’

Top US health officials announced plans to begin vaccinating Americans against the coronavirus as early as mid-December, as nationwide deaths hit the highest number for a single day in more than seven months.Some 20 million people could be inoculated a...

2 12, 2020

Massive Arecibo radio telescope featured in James Bond movie collapses

By | 2020-12-02T03:26:48+00:00 December 2nd, 2020|World|Comments Off on Massive Arecibo radio telescope featured in James Bond movie collapses

A massive radio telescope at Puerto Rico’s Arecibo Observatory – one of the world’s largest – collapsed on Tuesday after sustaining severe damage since August, officials said, following 57 years of astronomical discoveries.The deteriorating telescope’s...

30 11, 2020

Joe Biden gets first look at Donald Trump’s President’s Daily Brief

By | 2020-11-30T23:23:43+00:00 November 30th, 2020|World|Comments Off on Joe Biden gets first look at Donald Trump’s President’s Daily Brief

Joe Biden on Monday got his first look as president-elect at the President’s Daily Brief, a top secret summary of US intelligence and world events – a document former first lady Michelle Obama has called “The Death, Destruction, and Horrible Things Boo...

30 11, 2020

Deadline passes for US firms to cut Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps goods from supply chains

By | 2020-11-30T23:22:07+00:00 November 30th, 2020|World|Comments Off on Deadline passes for US firms to cut Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps goods from supply chains

The deadline has passed for American entities to comply with human rights sanctions and rid their supply chains of ties to the sprawling Xinjiang Production and Construction Corps (XPCC) and its network of majority-owned subsidiaries.XPCC, a quasi-mili...