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    (Bloomberg) – Whether you find it admirable or hateful, Elon Musk is having a fantastic year. SpaceX, the company it founded in 2002, sent two American astronauts to the International Space Station in late May and brought them home safely in a historic landing on Sunday, heralding a new era of space travel in the...
    Changes in the world of work come faster and faster. Our society today has little to do with the generation of our grandparents or great-grandparents. We know that the job market will change even faster as technology increases and while we are aware that some jobs that will be in high demand in the future...
    On August 6 & 9, join four of the world’s leading interfaith/intercultural organizations in the call to abolish nuclear weapons. Credit: gettyimages.com / RonaldReaganLibrary / Stringer This photo shows the 1986 Summit in Reykjavik where Soviet Premier Mikhail Gorbachev, Soviet Foreign Minister Eduard Shevardnadze, US President Ronald Reagan, and Secretary of State George Shultz discussed...
    scientists from the University of Washington wrote an article in the magazine Science direct that they described as urgent and that has the purpose of rescuing and conserving the parasites. “data-reactid =” 12 “> A group of scientists from the University of Washington wrote an article in the journal Science Direct that they described as...
    THE World Health Organisation has said there may never be "a silver bullet" for treating coronavirus - and claimed the bug kills 0.6% of patients. Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the chief of the health body, issued the stark warning earlier today as countries across the globe rush to find a vaccine for Covid-19. ...
    All of the Big Brother couples that are still together Virgin Galactic to Raise $460 Million as Branson Flight Delayed Meet UFC on ESPN+32s Ali Alqaisi, Jordans first UFC fighter Jordan is on the UFC map. © Provided by MMAJunkie A longtime hotbed of MMA in the Middle East, Jordan has produced plenty of...
    Football : 1/21 Alphonse Areola “My wife knows football results more than I do. When I leave the training center, you can talk to me about football: I don’t know anything. “ 2/21 Benoit Assou Ekotto “Football has never interested me. It’s just my job, I do it to make money....
    NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Is your anxiety level up these days? Have you been spending much more time on social media? Believe it or not, experts say those two things are very connected. CBS2’s Dr. Max Gomez has more on how we can adjust our social media use and manage our stress levels. Originally, most...
    KING OF SNOOKER Ronnie O’Sullivan says he knows how Prince William feels – but he’d rather be like Prince Harry! The Prince of Chigwell was at his regal best as he smashed Thepchaiya Un-Nooh 10-1 in the first round of the Betfred World Snooker Championship. 4 Ronnie O'Sullivan, with partner Laila Rouass, received his OBE...
    PERU — Cemetery walk: Brother Ronald Marin, a 30-year-old layworker from Venezuela, walked along a paved dirt road inside the Martires 19 de Julio cemetery in Comas on Saturday. Photo: Rodrigo Abd/AP   CUBA — Temperature check: A nurse measured the temperature of a mourner wearing a Mexican hat and a protective face mask in...
    Football : 1/12 Santiago canizares One of Spain’s most prominent goalkeepers of his generation, Santiago Canizares missed his hour of glory internationally. While he is tipped to keep the cage of La Roja during the 2002 World Cup, the Valencian is stupidly injured just before the competition, hit in a tendon while...
    Guests on Walt Disney World's Splash Mountain were reprimanded by a park employee for getting out of a sinking boat because it was a 'safety hazard.' The incident took placed Sunday evening when five amusement park visitors boarded the ride in Orlando, Florida.   Footage shared by Skyelar Ingrsoll on Twitter shows a single boat...
    The Assembly of the Cuban Resistance, a Miami-based human rights organization, recently joined the Coalition to End Forced Labour in the Uyghur Region, a group urging companies to stop profiting from the enslavement of Uyghurs in China. Orlando Gutiérrez-Boronat, the national secretary of the Assembly of the Cuban Resistance, told Breitbart News this weekend that the...
    Splash Mountain is known for its daring drops, which leave riders soaked. Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel/Tribune News Service via Getty Images Disney World parkgoers said they evacuated themselves from a sinking Splash Mountain boat on Monday. Disney visitor Skyelar Ingersoll captured a clip of the moment and shared it on Twitter. Ingersoll said a...
    SOFTBALL Men’s World Cup in Auckland, New Zealand from Feb. 20-28, 2021 postponed to Feb. 19-27, 2022. SUMO Spring Basho in Osaka from March 8-22, no spectators. Summer Basho in Tokyo from May 10-24 postponed to May 24-June 7, canceled. Nagoya Basho from July 5-19 moved to Tokyo from July 19-Aug. 2. SURFING World Surfing...
    GYMNASTICS Artistic World Cup in Melbourne, Australia, from Feb. 20-23: China team withdrew. All-Around World Cup in Milwaukee on March 7: Russia team withdrew. Artistic World Cup in Baku, Azerbaijan, from March 14, Day 3 of 4, canceled. Artistic World Cup in Doha, Qatar on March 18-21 postponed to June 3-6, postponed. All-Around World Cup...
    China’s abuse of human rights and intensifying crackdown on Hong Kong will provoke a major international backlash, according to one of Beijing’s closest partners in Europe. “If China sticks to its new course, the Western world will react more decisively,” Swiss Foreign Minister Ignazio Cassis told local media. That rebuke may carry outsized...
    CANOE-KAYAK African Olympic canoe slalom qualifier in Basel, Switzerland from March 14-15 canceled. Pan American canoe slalom championships (Olympic qualifier) in Rio de Janeiro from April 3-5 canceled. Asian championships in Pattaya, Thailand from April 22-24 canceled. Asian Olympic canoe sprint qualifier in Pattaya, Thailand on April 26 cancelled. European Olympic canoe sprint qualifier in...
    Julian Edelman “likes” what he sees of model Daiane Sodré. Last week, the Brazilian stunner, 27, shared a series of black and white photos on Instagram, taking part in the “challenge accepted” movement, which didn’t go unnoticed by the Patriots wide receiver, 34. “Thankful to all the strong women who makes a difference in my...
    As allegations against her show pile up, Ellen DeGeneres has found an unlikely defender in Republican and Fox News regular Geraldo Rivera. Rivera stood up for Ellen DeGeneres in a tweet in which he blasted cancel culture as well as the failure of Ellen’s friends to speak up publicly on her behalf.  He also said...
    MANCHESTER UNITED'S superstars revved up for their LASK chance of silverware this season with a real variety pack of training. Bruno Fernandes and Anthony Martial produced all sorts of acrobatics, while under-pressure keeper David De Gea might not be too pleased to be snapped practicing with a giant ball. 7Man Utd midfielder Bruno Fernandes shows...
    Julian Edelman “likes” what he sees of model Daiane Sodré. Last week, the Brazilian stunner, 27, shared a series of black and white photos on Instagram, taking part in the “challenge accepted” movement, which didn’t go unnoticed by the Patriots wide receiver, 34. “Thankful to all the strong women who makes a difference in my...
    Major League Baseball’s decision to play the bizarro 2020 season by traveling to ballparks across the country seemed a bit shortsighted from the get-go, especially when contrasted with the NBA and NHL opting for bubble scenarios to protect their players and staff during the worldwide coronavirus pandemic.  Now, a few days into August, it’s...
    One of Elvis Presley’s earliest guitars has reportedly sold for a whopping seven-figure price and set a new world record for The King’s memorabilia. Elvis‘ 1942 Martin D-18 acoustic guitar, which he owned from 1954-1956, sold at auction recently for $1,320,000, according to TMZ in a piece published Monday. (RELATED: We Don’t Know What Vanessa...
    Lunatic hiding in plain sight: The bitter tale of a woman-hating lawyer accused of killing a rival and a judges son Trader Joes Just Backtracked on This Big Brand Name Change Thomas holds off Koepka to win WGC in Memphis, reclaim No. 1 © APWF Justin Thomas holds the trophy after winning the World Golf...
    Gigi Hadid’s Instagram is LIT! And we ain’t saying this because she is a model and looks damn pretty in whatever she wears, but must admit that the babe exactly knows how to grab the attention of her fans. Hadid’s Insta is on fire and each time she puts something on the display, it is...
    "There is no silver bullet at the moment and there might never be," against the novel coronavirus, warned World Health Organization Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebrevesus during a virtual media briefing on Monday. Though the leader of the WHO said there is some progress being made with possible treatments, and noted that “a number of vaccines are now in Phase 3 clinical...
    TOKYO – Terumi Tanaka was 13 when a US warplane dropped a plutonium bomb on the southern Japanese city of Nagasaki, on Aug. 9, 1945. Sitting at home with a book that morning, Tanaka knew instantly when his surroundings turned a blinding bright white that the massive boom was not one of the air raids...
    Apple has defied the forecasts of this 2020 and the numbers support it. After the company’s CEO Tim Cook last week announced the company’s surprising performance in the second quarter of the year, AAPL’s stock has hit a record high. This Monday, Apple has positioned itself as the world’s most valuable company for $ 2...
    Lewis Hamilton turned himself into F1’s next big thing when he burst onto the scene in 2007. He should have won the F1 World Championship on debut, but the Fernando Alonso rivalry and some crucial errors cost him dearly. However, in 2008, he would not be denied and seized the title at the expense of...
    We may not be able to travel the world these days, but we can certainly dream about its wonders and enjoy these stunning landscapes virtually — or lay plans for the day we can go. This list of 10 gorgeous national parks runs the full gamut, from the waterfalls, cascades and boardwalk trails of Croatia’s...
    A Catholic pastor who told his congregation not to fear the coronavirus has come down with COVID-19, the disease caused by the very pathogen he appeared to downplay, Business Insider reported. Monsignor Charles Pope is the pastor of the Holy Comforter Saint-Cyprian Roman Catholic Church in Washington, D.C. In addition to his pastoral duties directly...
    A self-declared white supremacist tattooed with swastikas went on a profanity-laced tirade at a Florida restaurant, where he struck a female worker and threatened to sexually assault a woman seated at a table, according to a report. The lunatic — identified as Nicholas Arnold Schock, 36, of Wachula — was caught on video Friday at...
    Inside the Telluride Film Festival That Would Have Been Public ideas for Mississippi flag: Magnolias, stars, beer Danielle Kang now top-ranked American and world No. 2 Danielle Kang climbed to No. 2 in Monday’s release of the Rolex Women’s Rankings, making her the highest ranked American in the world. © Provided by Golf Channel...
    In a Monday interview with MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Russian chess legend and Renew Democracy Initiative chairman Garry Kasparov weighed in on the upcoming 2020 elections. Kasparov warned that “anything but landslide victory” for the Democrats would be a “catastrophe” and “doomsday scenario” because another President Donald Trump presidency is a “dream” for Russia President Vladimir...
    Some unlucky riders on Disney World’s Splash Mountain almost ended up “under the sea.” Passengers on the log flume tweeted late Sunday about a harrowing experience in which their boat took on water mid-ride at the Florida theme park. “so we got out of our boat because it was sinking while we were stuck there,”...
    LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — The City of Los Angeles rolled out its Travel Safely Ambassador Program at Los Angeles International Airport on Monday. Members will be handing out masks to anyone who needs one as well as information about safety precautions on ways to stop the spread of COVID-19 along with hand sanitizer stations. “They’ll...
    TESCO has launched an investigation after the “world’s most venomous spider” was found crawling around a store in Hampshire. Worker Jack Farrar, from Portsmouth, was unpacking boxes of bananas imported from Columbia when made the horrifying discovery. 3Tesco has launched an investigation after the “world’s most venomous spider” was found crawling around a store in...
    Some unfortunate riders on Disney World’s Splash Mountain nearly ended up “beneath the ocean.” Passengers on the log flume tweeted late Sunday a couple of harrowing expertise during which their boat took on water mid-ride on the Florida theme park. “so we obtained out of our boat as a result of it was sinking...
    There may never be a 'silver bullet' for treating Covid-19, according to the head of the World Health Organization (WHO).  Countries around the world are locked in a race against time to test and produce a safe and effective vaccine for the coronavirus. But Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, director general of the UN agency, said...
    An iconic aquatic attraction at Walt Disney World is making a different kind of splash on social media after a guest claimed that they were told to remain inside a sinking boat at Splash Mountain. In a now-viral video that hit Twitter on Sunday, a user name Sky shared footage of submerged seats at the log...
    Given that virtually the entire league is protesting in some form or fashion, counting the number of NBA players who don’t kneel for the anthem is a lot easier than counting the number that do. However, former NBA great Metta World Peace says that if he were still playing, you could count him among those...
    EA SPORTS have confirmed AS Roma will not feature on Fifa 21. The Serie A side have refused to give the gaming giants permission to use the club's name and players. 1Fans will still be able to play with their favourite Roma stars on Ultimate Team Credit: Getty Images - Getty Instead, the Serie A...
    She got the virus. Then she was fired. Some sick workers left in cold by employers. McDonalds CEO seems to hint at an upgraded chicken sandwich Snooker: OSullivan smashes World Championship record with 108-minute win (Reuters) - Five-times champion Ronnie O'Sullivan was in imperious form at the World Snooker Championship when he beat first...
    The 2020 League of Legends World Championship is still going to take place — all within Shanghai, to ensure player safety during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. The month-long event will start on Sept. 25 and Finals will close it out on Oct. 31 at Shanghai’s Pudong Soccer Stadium. Riot Games hasn’t said where the earlier...
    A woman has gone viral with a heart-warming post revealing how the same doctor who helped deliver her as a baby also delivered her son 25 years later. Lauren Cortez, 25, from San Antonio, Texas, and her partner Peter Cortez, 25, who is a San Antonio Firefighter and in the TX Army National Guard, welcomed...
    By MICHELLE CHAPMAN, AP Business Writer Sales at Clorox jumped 22% in its most recent quarter with millions of people growing more vigilant about cleaning routines in the pandemic. The company also announced Monday that Linda Rendle will become its CEO in September. There was a 33% jump in sales withing the company division that...
    Women have slammed men for making them feel 'embarrassed' about breastfeeding in public.  Women from around the world shared stories of how they were told it is 'indecent' to nurse their babies because breasts are designed 'for men's sexual pleasure'.  It comes after research by UK-based firm Tommee Tippee found a staggering 16 per cent...