Tuesday, Aug 09, 2022
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See China's military response after Pelosi's Taiwan visit
CNN, 06 Aug 2022
CNN's Pentagon Correspondent Barbara Starr explains China's actions following House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan. #CNN #News
How Mormon church 'help line' hid child sex abuse
AP, 09 Aug 2022
One victim was 5 when her father told his bishop that he was sexually abusing her.
How the Inflation Reduction Act would address the climate crisis
CBS, 09 Aug 2022
The Senate has approved a $740 billion domestic spending package that Sen. Chuck Schumer said has the "boldest climate package in U.S.
McDaniel: Even Bernie said this won't help inflation
FOX, 09 Aug 2022
RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel slams the Biden administration's massive spending bill and their failure to address inflation.
WH climate adviser responds to McConnell claiming climate bill helps 'rich people'
CNN, 09 Aug 2022
White House National Climate Adviser Gina McCarthy tells CNN's
LIVE: What’s stopping China from invading Taiwan? | News Desk
DW, 09 Aug 2022
China says it will continue military drills around Taiwan in the wake of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s visit to the island.
'We are very prepared' says local electoral officer on eve of Kenya election
AFP, 09 Aug 2022
Yegon Kibos explains the electoral processes he is presiding over in the constituency of Kisumu Central, the day before Kenyans head to the polls.
Palestinians mourn dead as ceasefire holds
Al Jazeera, 09 Aug 2022
Palestinian families are mourning the dead after Israel and Palestinian armed group Islamic Jihad agreed on a ceasefire on Sunday.
U.S. Africa strategy stresses China, Russia threats
Reuters, 09 Aug 2022
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Russia’s war effort hampered by tighter export controls, report says
BBC, 08 Aug 2022
Russia's military could be unable to operate the high-tech weapons and communications systems it has been using in Ukraine if the West were to tighten export controls, says a re...
First grain ship from Ukraine arrives in Turkey under deal with Russia
CA, 08 Aug 2022
The first of the ships to leave Ukraine under a deal with Russia to unblock grain supplies and stave off a potential global food crisis arrived at its destination in Turkey on M...
Travis McMichael Sentenced To Life In Prison On Federal Hate Crimes In Ahmaud Arbery Killing
NBC, 08 Aug 2022
Travis McMichael, the Georgia man who fatally shot Ahmaud Arbery, was sentenced to life plus 10 years in prison on federal hate crime charges.
Oil Still Set to Top $120 by Year-End: Energy Aspects
Bloomberg, 08 Aug 2022
Amrita Sen, director of research at Energy Aspects, discusses
Burst water main causes flooding in London
Sky, 08 Aug 2022
Multiple roads had to be closed in north London after a 36-inch water main burst, causing flooding up to four feet deep.
Ukraine's nuclear chief calls for military-free zone at Zaporizhzhia plant • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 08 Aug 2022
The head of Ukraine's state nuclear power company Energoatom called on August 8 for the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant to be made a military-free zone, warning of the risk of ...
World’s longest-ever ‘torta’ sandwich made in just 2 minutes in Mexico
SCMP, 08 Aug 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Mexican cooks prepared the longest “torta” sandwich ever recorded on August 3, 2022, at the 17th ...
PLA Eastern Theater Command holds military drills around island of Taiwan
CGTN, 08 Aug 2022
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-08-08/PLA-holds-military-drills-around-island-of-Taiwan-1cjiAKHxjnW/index.html On August 7, the Eastern Theater Command of the Chinese ...
China officials test fish for coronavirus on a trawler boat amid zero-Covid policy
Telegraph, 08 Aug 2022
Footage of Chinese pandemic control staff in a coastal city doing Covid tests on the fish and shrimps harvested by fishermen has emerged on social media.
外交部：美方在台湾问题上肆意妄为 中国人民绝不答应 世界人民也不会答应
CD, 08 Aug 2022
Colombia's first leftist president calls for peace and unity: 'The war on drugs has failed'
Guardian, 08 Aug 2022
Colombia’s first leftist president has been sworn into office, promising to fight inequality and bring peace to a country long haunted by bloody feuds between the government, dr...
Can e-bikes transform our cities? Tech
FT, 08 Aug 2022
Sales of electric bicycles, or e-bikes, as they’re better known, are booming. At the same time, innovations in battery technology have extended the range that an e-bike can travel.