Joe Biden takes on Trump-era traumas in career-defining speech
Joe Biden takes on Trump-era traumas in career-defining speech     If Joe Biden becomes the 46th American President, his speech accepting the Democratic presidential nomination on Thursday night will be seen as the moment when the destiny of a man and his nation converged. In vowing to purge the fear, darkness and disease he […]
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Liverpool to face newly-promoted Leeds in first round of Premier League fixtures
Liverpool to face newly-promoted Leeds in first round of Premier League fixtures     Liverpool to face newly-promoted Leeds in first round of Premier League fixtures. Leeds United’s long-awaited return to the English Premier League will begin with a trip to Anfield to face defending champion Liverpool. Playing in the top flight for the first […]
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Wuhan hosts massive water park party as coronavirus concerns recede
Wuhan hosts massive water park party as coronavirus concerns recede     Wuhan hosts massive water park party as coronavirus concerns recede. It was ground zero in the coronavirus pandemic and underwent the world’s first — and arguably strictest — lockdown. Now, the central Chinese city of Wuhan appears to have moved on from the […]
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More than half of Mumbai’s slum residents might have had Covid-19 Here’s why herd immunity could still be a long way off
More than half of Mumbai’s slum residents might have had Covid-19 Here’s why herd immunity could still be a long way off     More than half of Mumbai’s slum residents might have had Covid-19 Here’s why herd immunity could still be a long way off. Last month, researchers in one of India’s largest cities […]
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A record number of people are giving up their US citizenship according to new research. Here’s why
A record number of people are giving up their US citizenship according to new research. Here’s why     A record number of people are giving up their US citizenship, new research published on Sunday found. More than 5,800 Americans gave up their citizenship in the first six months of 2020 compared to the 2,072 Americans who […]
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Doctored videos are already faking the cause of Beirut’s explosion
Doctored videos are already faking the cause of Beirut’s explosion     Doctored videos of Tuesday’s devastating explosion in Beirut are already circulating on every major social media platform. In videos originally shot by both CNN and eyewitnesses in the Lebanese capital, footage of a rising smoke plume at Beirut Port was inverted and made […]
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Inside Trump’s TikTok reversal: How advisers mobilized their deal-making efforts
Inside Trump’s TikTok reversal: How advisers mobilized their deal-making efforts   Inside Trump’s TikTok reversal: How advisers mobilized their deal-making efforts. Sen. Lindsey Graham wasn’t entirely sure what TikTok was, beyond a source of videos of piano-playing dogs and dancing cats. Nonetheless, he was tasked with a mission: talk President Donald Trump down from his […]
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McConnell signal to Republican Senate candidates: Distance from Trump if necessary
McConnell signal to Republican Senate candidates: Distance from Trump if necessary   McConnell signal to Republican Senate candidates: Distance from Trump if necessary. Sen. Mitch McConnell is allowing Republican Senate candidates to do whatever it takes to salvage their campaigns ahead of what Republicans increasingly fear could be a devastating election for their party. In […]
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