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    When Raúl Reina *, a 37-year-old Cuban-American living in Miami, woke up in the middle of the morning at the end of June with a fever, chills and a severe headache, he had a presentiment: his greatest fear of recent times had come true. “The first thing I thought was that it was a coronavirus. So I went and got tested the same day, on a Saturday morning,” he tells BBC Mundo. Two days later, having not received the test...
            by Andrew Trunsky  The Open Society Foundations, the philanthropic group founded by George Soros, announced Monday that it would pledge $220 million towards initiatives focusing on racial equality in the United States. The investment will transform the efforts of political and civil rights groups across the country, and comes as protests continue nationwide over the death of George Floyd while in the custody of Minneapolis police, The New York Times reported. Of the $220 million, $150 million is...
    On this day, July 14 ...1980: The Republican National Convention opens in Detroit, where presumptive nominee Ronald Reagan tells a welcoming rally he and his supporters are determined to make America great again. Also on this day: 1789: In an event symbolizing the start of the French Revolution, citizens of Paris storm the Bastille prison and release the seven prisoners inside. 1798: Congress passes the Sedition Act, making it a federal crime to publish false, scandalous or...
    Puebla (Mexico), Jul 13 (EFE) .- The 105 urns containing the ashes of Mexican migrants who died from the COVID-19 pandemic in the cities of Connecticut, New Jersey and New York, the United States, arrived on Monday at Puebla state, central Mexico. “You are already home, migrant from Puebla, rest in peace on the land that saw you born,” was the legend that was placed in each of the urns of the migrants who died from the new coronavirus during...
    WASHINGTON – The United States on Monday rejected China’s disputed claims to offshore resources in most of the South China Sea, a move that Beijing criticized as inciting tensions in the region and which highlighted an increasingly testy relationship. China has offered no coherent legal basis for its ambitions in the South China Sea and for years has been using intimidation against other Southeast Asian coastal states, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said in a statement. “We are...
    BEIJING (Reuters) - China said on Tuesday it is firmly opposed to the U.S. State Departments statement rejecting Chinas disputed claims in the South China Sea and called Washingtons accusations of China bullying its neighbours completely unjustified. [nL2N2EK1IX] The United States is not a country directly involved in the disputes. However, it has kept interfering in the issue, the Chinese Embassy in the United States said in statement published on its website. Under the pretext of preserving stability, it is...
    The Trump administration turned down China’s expansive promises in the South China Sea, reversing a prior plan of not getting sides in territorial disputes in the area and escalating tensions with Beijing on yet one more front. “We are earning apparent: Beijing’s promises to offshore methods throughout most of the South China Sea are totally unlawful, as is its campaign of bullying to handle them,” Secretary of State Michael Pompeo reported in a statement Monday. In the earlier, the US...
    Last month, President Trump took action to defend US servicemen and women from an illegitimate investigation by the International Criminal Court into their conduct in Afghanistan. The ICC’s efforts are unfounded and mock justice. First and foremost, the United States did not ratify the 1998 Rome Statute that founded the ICC. Successive administrations have stood by that decision and, as a result, American citizens are not subject to ICC jurisdiction. Second, the ICC is a failed institution. Despite repeated calls...
    Washington (AFP) – The United States said Monday that it spoke with Russia about convening a summit of the five permanent members of the UN Security Council, a key priority for President Vladimir Putin. In a telephone call, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov “discussed convening P5 leaders in the near future to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the founding of the United Nations,” the State Department said. Putin has been urging such a...
    BANGUI (Reuters) - Militiamen killed a United Nations peacekeeper from Rwanda and injured two others in an ambush on a convoy in northwest Central African Republic on Monday, the U.N. said. The attack, in the Nana-Mambéré prefecture, was allegedly carried out by the Return, Reclamation and Rehabilitation (3R) armed group, said a U.N. statement condemning the attack. Central African Republic has been rocked by violence since 2013 when mainly Muslim Selaka rebels ousted then president Francois Bozize, prompting reprisals from...
    China sanctioned four U.S. officials, including prominent GOP Sens. Ted Cruz (R-TX) and Marco Rubio (R-FL), on Monday for criticizing Beijing over its treatment of minority communities in its Xinjiang region. The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) approved the sanctions after the Trump administration sanctioned three Chinese officials, freezing any assets they might have in the United States and banning them from the country. Along with Cruz and Rubio, the CCP sanctions target President Donald Trump’s ambassador for international religious freedom,...
    One Shark Super Fan Will Get $1,000 to Watch Shark Week This Summer — and it Could Be You Nearly 1,000 U.S. immigration detention center employees test positive for coronavirus Man Utd blow chance to move third after Southampton strike late Manchester United missed the chance to move up to third in the Premier League on Monday after Michael Obafemis 96th minute equaliser earned Southampton a 2-2 draw at Old Trafford in the latest twist in the race for...
    SIR ALEX FERGUSON attended his first Manchester United game since the restart. But fans feared he was not wearing his face mask correctly. 1Fans pointed out Sir Alex Ferguson was not wearing his face mask properly at Old TraffordCredit: AFP or Licensors The legendary gaffer rocked up to Old Trafford on Monday night for United’s 2-2 draw against Southampton. Like everyone else in attendance for the thrilling game, Fergie maintained social distancing protocols and also sported a face mask. However,...
    The mayors of several major cities in the United States are planning or demanding a reorganization to stem the tide of new Covid-19 cases, but political disagreements between the different jurisdictions prevent a unified and coherent response. While reconfigurations have been ordered in recent days in Melbourne in Australia, Lérida in Spain, Manila in the Philippines or Tangier in Morocco, such decisions remain extremely rare in the most affected country on the planet, where a revival has taken place...
    Reuters July 13, 2020 0 Comments Southwest Airlines Chief Executive Gary Kelly told employees on Monday that he was concerned about the impact of a recent rise in COVID-19 cases and quarantines on already-weak travel demand and said passenger numbers would need to triple by the end of the year to prevent job cuts. “Although furloughs and layoffs remain our very last resort, we can’t rule them out as a possibility obviously in this very bad environment,” Kelly said...
    TWO years ago this week Paul Pogba was lifting the World Cup with France in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. He scored in the final against Croatia and was famously hailed for his inspirational talk to his team-mates in the dressing room. 2Paul Pogba made too many sloppy mistakes against Southampton and gifted the Saints the opening goalCredit: EPA In the early minutes of this game, the French midfielder played like he was still dining out on it. It was his mistake...
    TWO years ago this week Paul Pogba was lifting the World Cup with France in Moscow’s Luzhniki Stadium. He scored in the final against Croatia and was famously hailed for his inspirational talk to his team-mates in the dressing room. 1Paul Pogba made too many sloppy mistakes against SouthamptonCredit: EPA In the early minutes of this game, the French midfielder played like he was still dining out on it. It was his mistake which led to Stuart Armstrong’ s opener...
    MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Manchester United conceded a goal in the sixth minute of stoppage time to draw with Southampton 2-2 in the English Premier League on Monday, missing a chance to climb back into the top four for the first time since September. It was the latest twist in the hard-fought race for Champions League qualification, coming on the day second-placed Manchester City overturned its two-year ban from European competition. That means a finish in the top four is...
    MANCHESTER UNITED blew the chance to third after Michael Obafem equalised for Southampton in the 95th-minute. Ole Gunnar Solskjaers side came into the clash on a fine run of 17 matches unbeaten and five straight wins. 4Anthony Martial thought he had fired Manchester United third after putting them 2-1 aheadCredit: AP:Associated Press 4Stuart Armstrong shocked Old Trafford after just six minutes by putting the Saints aheadCredit: EPA 4Marcus Rashford levelled the score on the 20 minutesCredit: Reuters 4French forward Martial...
    ANTHONY MARTIAL was the star of the show as Manchester United drew with Southampton 2-2. Ole Gunnar Solskjaers men were made to work hard at Old Trafford and were left devastated as they conceded a last-gasp equaliser. 4Anthony Martial starred as Man Utd drew with Southampton 2-2Credit: Reuters Stuart Armstrong put the visitors ahead in the 12th minute before Marcus Rashford equalised eight minutes later. Martial had United in front moments later and was the best player on the field...
    Manchester United have progressed into an fully new workforce because Bruno Fernandes arrived. There is a real emotion at Previous Trafford that the acquisition of the Portuguese midfielder has been the remaining piece in the puzzle and they are now hurtling in the direction of Champions League qualification. Fernandes himself has received again-to-again Player of the Month awards, the initially United player to do so because Cristiano Ronaldo, though also notching up a amazing eight objectives and 7 helps.Gentleman Utd...
    Seventeen states and the District of Columbia sued the Trump administration over a new policy that forces international students to leave the United States if they do not have in-person classes in the fall. The 18 attorneys general introduced the suit against the Department of Homeland Security in a Boston federal court Monday. The suit states that the federal government took “cruel, abrupt and unlawful action to expel international students amidst the pandemic that has wrought death and disruption...
    New York, Jul 13 (EFE) .- The price of Texas intermediate oil (WTI) closed on Monday with a drop of 1.1%, to $ 40.10 a barrel, in a session marked by speculation around This will be decided by the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries and its allies (OPEC +) in the coming days, amid fear that the group decides to increase production. At the end of trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange (Nymex), WTI futures contracts for August...
    Whitney KimballJust now•Filed to:influencersinfluencersSaveImage: Dubai Police A Dubai-based influencer with numerous luxury vehicles, a private jet, a $150,000 watch, and miles upon miles of Louis Vuitton print fabric, purportedly gained through real estate development, has been arrested and faces criminal charges for alleged conspiracy to launder hundreds of millions of dollars from frauds and other scams. His downfall was, in part, too much Instagram. Ramon Abbas, aka Hushpuppi, aka The Billionaire Gucci Master, currently has 2.5 million Instagram followers and...
    PAUL POGBA claims Nemanja Matic is Manchester United’s “mentor” - and even tells him what to do in games. The pair are enjoying a resurgence of form under Ole Gunnar Solskjaer after being joined in midfield by Bruno Fernandes. 1Paul Pogba claims Nemanja Matic is Man Utds mentor and is crucial to fine formCredit: Getty Images - Getty The Portuguese superstar has been nothing short of sensational since his £60million move from Sporting Lisbon in January, registering seven goals and...