Thursday, August 5, 2021

British police arrest 11 people for online racist abuse following Euro 2020 final

British police have arrested 11 people across the UK in connection with episodes of racist abuse targeting England football players on social media following...

Israelis told to 'stop embracing', elderly urged to get booster as Covid-19 cases spike

Israeli Prime Minister Naftali Bennett is warning that Israelis over 60 are at risk unless they go get their third booster shot immediately.

Europe aims to kill gasoline and diesel cars by 2035

The European Union has announced plans to end the sale of polluting vehicles by 2035, an ambitious goal that would put hybrid cars on...

Brazil's Jair Bolsonaro will be investigated over unproven voter fraud claims

A Brazilian Supreme Court justice has ruled that President Jair Bolsonaro should be investigated for his unproven claims that the country's electronic voting system...

Pro-fossil fuel Facebook ads were viewed 431 million times — in one year

Big Oil is strategically using Facebook to blitz Americans with a steady stream of messages designed to delay the extinction of fossil fuel use,...

Biden administration proposes $750 million weapons sale to Taiwan in a move likely to...

The Biden administration has informed Congress of a proposed $750 million weapons sale to Taiwan in a move likely to further inflame tensions with...

Belarusian dissidents fear the regime will put them into detention camps. It may have...

Three layers of electrified fence. New security cameras. A military guard and a sign saying "Entry forbidden." Windows with bars and reflective glass, on...

Mexico sues gun makers over flow of arms from US to Mexico

Mexico filed a lawsuit Wednesday against eleven gun manufacturers over fire arms that flow from the United States across the border and into criminal...

Rihanna is now officially a billionaire

Robyn "Rihanna" Fenty is officially a billionaire, according to Forbes.