Friday, Dec 09, 2022
Focus on the big picture
Moscow-held regions of Ukraine begin voting in 'sham' referendums to join Russia
ITV, 24 Sep 2022
Voting began on Friday in Moscow-held regions of Ukraine on referendums to become part of Russia, Russian-backed officials in ...
Flu Cases Soaring As U.S. Hospitals Struggle With Tripledemic
NBC, 09 Dec 2022
The CDC says flu hospitalizations this season are up to 78,000 across the nation as tripledemic fears rise.
Ukrainians return to former frontline village
Reuters, 09 Dec 2022
In Posad-Pokrovske in Ukraine's recaptured southern region of Kherson, residents are gradually returning to homes damaged or reduced to rubble by Russian shells, set in a landsc...
Viktor Bout's wife awaits his return to Russia
AP, 09 Dec 2022
(9 Dec 2022) Viktor Bout's wife was on Thursday awaiting his return to Russia as part of a prisoner swap with the US.
'Twitter Files' expose secret conservative blacklist
FOX, 09 Dec 2022
Fox News host Jesse Watters and FOX Business correspondent Kelly
January 6 committee considers criminal referrals for at least 4 others besides Trump
CNN, 09 Dec 2022
CNN’s Sara Murray reports that four individuals are facing possible criminal referrals by the January 6 committee in addition to former President Donald Trump.
House-sitters beware: Your trip could end at a border crossing
CA, 09 Dec 2022
Madolline Gourley had house-sat in the United States many times without a hitch, but coming to Canada was not in the cards.
Bernie Sanders adviser on a possible 2024 run and changes to the Democrats' primary calendar
CBS, 09 Dec 2022
A senior adviser to Sen. Bernie Sanders is critical of the Democratic National Committee's proposed plan to move South Carolina to the top of the primary calendar in 2024.
Russian president Vladimir Putin arrives in Kyrgyzstan
AFP, 09 Dec 2022
Russia's president Vladimir Putin greets Kyrgyz officials at an airport in Kyrgyzstan's capital Bishkek, where he will attend the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council.
Credit Suisse Raises $4.3 Billion Capital for Restructuring
Bloomberg, 09 Dec 2022
Credit Suisse Group AG completed a 4 billion-franc ($4.3 billion), two-pronged capital increase.
Press Preview: Friday’s front pages
Sky, 09 Dec 2022
We take a look at the front pages with the columnist Carole Malone and the political editor of the Liverpool Echo, Liam Thorp.
TikTok sued in US over alleged safeguarding and privacy failures
BBC, 09 Dec 2022
TikTok is being sued by the US state of Indiana with the social media network accused of failing to safeguard young people and privacy.
Iran executes first Mahsa Amini protester as fears grow for other detainees • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 09 Dec 2022
Iran said Thursday it executed a prisoner convicted for a crime allegedly committed during the country's ongoing nationwide protests, the first such death penalty carried out by...
After first known execution over protests in Iran: Unrest likely to 'get worse'
DW, 09 Dec 2022
Iranian authorities carried out the first known execution on Thursday over the ongoing anti-government unrest that has shaken the Islamic regime over the past few months.
Harry Dunn's mother calls Anne Sacoolas a 'huge coward'
Telegraph, 09 Dec 2022
Charlotte Charles, Harry Dunn’s mother, has criticised his killer, Anne Sacoolas, for not returning to the UK to face justice.
England fan attempts to watch every possible World Cup game | Al Jazeera Newsfeed
Al Jazeera, 09 Dec 2022
England fan and Youtuber @Thogden is attempting to attend every possible match at the Qatar 2022 World Cup.
Cold-stunned sea turtles arrive to the Panhandle in style
WMBB, 09 Dec 2022
Cold-stunned sea turtles arrive to the Panhandle in style. It
Joe Biden speaks on economy, unions and retirement – watch live
Guardian, 09 Dec 2022
US President Joe Biden is expected to make remarks on the economy, union workers and retirees.
More details unveiled about Xi's visit to Saudi Arabia
CGTN, 09 Dec 2022
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-12-09/More-details-unveiled-about-Xi-s-visit-to-Saudi-Arabia-1fBy4geLWjm/index.html On December 7, Chinese President Xi Jinping arrived...
Brittney Griner Released From Russia In Prisoner Swap
NBC, 09 Dec 2022
WNBA star Brittney Griner is coming home today after ten months behind bars. Griner was exchanged for notorious Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout.
Disappearing plants jeopardize a green future
Reuters, 09 Dec 2022
Nearly 800 plant species have disappeared since the 18th century, while thousands more are considered functionally extinct.