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Nelson County Public Schools reveals plans for coming school year

Nelson County Public Schools reveals plans for coming school year

At least eight public school districts, including Seattle , Kent, Auburn, Bellevue, Highline, Federal Way, Northshore and Renton, intend to go back to school online as coronavirus cases rise throug...

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Tubby tourists force Venice gondoliers to slim down passenger numbers

Tubby tourists force Venice gondoliers to slim down passenger numbers

A new restriction will see the maximum capacity on the city's famous gondolas reduced from six passengers to five. "In the last 10 years or so, tourists weigh more, and instead of getting them on a ...

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US House set to vote on reversing Trumps Muslim ban

US House set to vote on reversing Trumps Muslim ban

The House has approved a measure that would repeal the Trump administration's travel ban and further restrict the president's power to limit entry to the US, handing a symbolic victory to Muslim Ame...

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People in USA consulate in Chengdu interfered in our internal affairs: China

People in USA consulate in Chengdu interfered in our internal affairs: China

The Chengdu mission was also where senior Chinese official Wang Lijun fled in 2012 from his powerful boss Bo Xilai , who was then head of the nearby metropolis Chongqing, and has since been jailed fo...

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Madeleine McCann suspect investigated over rape link

Madeleine McCann suspect investigated over rape link

Ms Behan was selected a year ago as Sinn Fein's candidate for the Kinnegad area in May's local elections. The investigation, however, might be hampered by the fact that "vital forensic evidence wit...

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Girl sexually assaulted at Covid-care centre, 2 held

Girl sexually assaulted at Covid-care centre, 2 held

The girl and the accused were admitted to the centre with mild symptoms of COVID-19, the respiratory illness caused by the coronavirus . Singh told CNN that the two suspects have been arrested and ...

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Reporter denies making crude remark toward Kayleigh McEnany at briefing

Reporter denies making crude remark toward Kayleigh McEnany at briefing

This is a story that illustrates how quick some factions of the country are to jump to conclusions in order to vilify members of the press. That simply wasn't true. Let us know in the comments. Howe...

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Holcomb issues mask mandate

Holcomb issues mask mandate

The announcement comes after IN began reporting IN an uptick IN positive cases. In schools, the use of masks will be required for grades 3 and up. Local governments may impose more restrictive gui...

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Facebook Adds Label On Trump's Mail-in Voting Post

Facebook Adds Label On Trump's Mail-in Voting Post

In addition to the voting labels, Zuckerberg also recently announced that Facebook will soon begin applying labels to posts from politicians that violate its policies but are left up because they ar...

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Erdogan joins thousands to pray for first time at Istanbul's Hagia Sophia

Erdogan joins thousands to pray for first time at Istanbul's Hagia Sophia

Many others were turned away. The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America declared Friday a "day of mourning". He was expected to attend the prayers on Friday. A large media contingent was on hand, co...

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Goldman Sachs in $3.9bn settlement with Malaysia over 1MDB

Goldman Sachs in $3.9bn settlement with Malaysia over 1MDB

The deal includes a $2.5bn cash payout by the United States investment bank and a guarantee to return at least $1.4bn in assets linked to 1MDB bonds, Malaysia's finance ministry said. The three Goldma...

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Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler tear gassed by federal agents

Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler tear gassed by federal agents

The Justice Department watchdog said that it would investigate use of force allegations in Portland, while its counterpart at the Department of Homeland Security said it would examine whether offi...

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AOC delivers powerful response to Rep. Ted Yoho's hateful comments about her

AOC delivers powerful response to Rep. Ted Yoho's hateful comments about her

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez took to the House floor Thursday to deliver a passionate, fiery speech aimed at the Republican member of Congress who accosted her on the Capitol steps and then reporte...

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"This Is Abhorrent": Portland Mayor Tear Gassed by Federal Officers

He said that he saw no provocation to warrant the aggressive behavior, and called it "flatout urban warfare". "I was made aware of concerns within the community that federal agents may be authorized...

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United Kingdom announces details of new Hong Kong visa

United Kingdom announces details of new Hong Kong visa

Mr Raab said this week several of the UK's global partners were also considering what offers they may be willing to make to the people of Hong Kong, following Britain's citizenship pledge. Last year, ...

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White House privately warns 11 cities must take

White House privately warns 11 cities must take "aggressive" action against coronavirus

Louis, the report says. The Baltimore City Health Department had not seen or heard about any report or list categorizing Baltimore as one of these cities of concern until media reached out following...

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California surpasses NY in COVID-19 cases

California surpasses NY in COVID-19 cases

But New York still has by far the most coronavirus-related deaths in the country with more than 32,500. Los Angeles County reported 3,266 new cases Wednesday, pushing its cumulative total above 16...

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Trump defends wearing a mask as a

Trump defends wearing a mask as a "patriotic" gesture

This move wouldn't just be an affront to the Constitution however, it would be a boon to Republicans who would gain power form it while Democrats, who represent areas that have the most undocumented p...

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WHO chief upbraids Pompeo over 'unacceptable' allegations

WHO chief upbraids Pompeo over 'unacceptable' allegations

Michael Ryan, the WHO's emergencies chief, clearing his throat. "China ripped off our prized intellectual property and trade secrets costing millions of jobs across America". "Distrust and Verify" w...

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Trump cancels Republican convention as virus soars

Trump cancels Republican convention as virus soars

But, the large conventions are a thing of the past, at least this time around. "We'll have a very nice something", Trump added. "This afternoon my political team came to me and laid out our plans ...

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South Africa reports highest single-day Covid-19 deaths

South Africa reports highest single-day Covid-19 deaths

She was 59. Colleagues dressed in white stood at her outdoor memorial and recited the nurses' pledge of service. "We looked after people not knowing". South Africa now has the world's fifth largest ca...

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Nuns in Michigan Die From COVID-19

Nuns in Michigan Die From COVID-19

Thirteen religious sisters at a MI convent have died from the coronavirus, with twelve sisters passing in the span of a month. Even before the coronavirus pandemic reached the USA, the country had alr...

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93-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard convicted in German court

93-year-old former Nazi concentration camp guard convicted in German court

Bey, now a pensioner in a wheelchair, was sentenced to two years of suspended probation. Dey acknowledged past year that he had been aware of the camp's gas chambers and admitted seeing "emaciated f...

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Joe Biden is considering four Black women for vice-president

Joe Biden is considering four Black women for vice-president

A Biden administration would also push to increase pay for child care providers through new state-level standards and federal minimum wage laws, and it also aims to speed the construction of new and u...

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U.S. banned 11 companies of China, accused of atrocities on Muslims

U.S. banned 11 companies of China, accused of atrocities on Muslims

A 7 days later, the US Treasury Division announced sanctions against 4 Chinese Communist Get together officers and the Xinjiang Public Safety Bureau for human legal rights abuses from Uighur Musl...

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NIgeria's Boko Haram crisis: Aid workers 'killed' in Borno state

NIgeria's Boko Haram crisis: Aid workers 'killed' in Borno state

Mr Kallon said that the incident would not deter the global community from providing aid to millions of Nigerians who desperately needed assistance in the north-east. I am also troubled by the number ...

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United Kingdom details path to citizenship for Hong Kong applicants

United Kingdom details path to citizenship for Hong Kong applicants

Afterward, they can apply to stay in Britain for another year and apply for citizenship. Starting from January 2021, those in Hong Kong with such status would be able to apply for special visas to l...

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IDF reinforces Lebanon border after Hezbollah threat

IDF reinforces Lebanon border after Hezbollah threat

Ali Kamel Mohsen Jawad, a member of the Hezbollah terror group, whom the organization says was killed in an Israeli airstrike on July 20, 2020. The airstrike attributed to Israel on Monday night hit...

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Turkey, Russia seek lasting ceasefire in Libya

Turkey, Russia seek lasting ceasefire in Libya

Turkey and Russia's joint agreement efforts included a call for measures to allow humanitarian access to those in need and efforts to promote dialogue between Libya's rival political sides, except f...

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China, North Korea trade plummeted, report says

China, North Korea trade plummeted, report says

Trading water from Mount Geumgang and Baekdusan, and North Korea's signature Taedonggang beer, for South Korea's rice and medicine. The study found that such large, unregulated catches are depleting...

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U.S. fighter jets in near miss with Iranian plane in Syrian airspace

U.S. fighter jets in near miss with Iranian plane in Syrian airspace

The official, who spoke on condition of anonymity because he was not authorized to talk to journalists, had no further details. There were conflicting reports as to what had happened. According to r...

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Judge rejects gag order to silence accusers in Ghislaine Maxwell trial

Judge rejects gag order to silence accusers in Ghislaine Maxwell trial

Maxwell's legal team cited comments made shortly after her arrest by Acting US Attorney Audrey Strauss and FBI Assistant Director William F. Sweeney Jr. At a news conference at the White House on ...

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Chinese hackers accused of targeting British AI firm in mass intrusion campaign

Chinese hackers accused of targeting British AI firm in mass intrusion campaign

The Justice Department has just slammed two suspected Chinese hackers with major charges, alleging they stole American trade secrets, IP, and aimed at U.S. Starting in September 2009, through to July ...

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Ready To Work With China If First To Produce COVID-19 Vaccine

Ready To Work With China If First To Produce COVID-19 Vaccine

Even though Trump didn't wear a mask during the press briefing, he did uncover a mask from his pocket and continued to encourage people to wear one in public. But, Trump stressed that "the relationshi...

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"Rajasthan Assembly Session Soon, Have Majority", Says Ashok Gehlot

Sibal said: "Neither any court nor any other body can decide that". They have challenged a rule that allows the Speaker to disqualify members if they have "voluntarily given up the party's membership"...

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