Wednesday, Oct 05, 2022
Focus on the big picture
Finland removes last large Lenin statue
AFP, 05 Oct 2022
The eastern Finnish city of Kotka removes a statue of Lenin from a public park in the city centre, near a wooden house where the Bolshevik Party founder is rumoured to have stayed.
Tom Brady, Gisele Bundchen hire divorce lawyers: Report
FOX, 05 Oct 2022
'Outnumbered' panelists discuss the 'insanity' of the possible NFL star's divorce following Brady's return from retirement.
Trudeau vows to hold Iran's "bloodthirsty regime" accountable amid fallout from Mahsa Amini death
CA, 05 Oct 2022
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau vowed Tuesday that his government
FAA: Flight attendants must get more rest
AP, 05 Oct 2022
(4 Oct 2022) Airlines will be required to give flight attendants at least 10 hours off duty between shifts, one more hour than currently, under a rule announced Tuesday by the Federal Aviation Administration.
Trial underway for Oath Keepers on Jan. 6 seditious conspiracy charges
CBS, 05 Oct 2022
An FBI agent resumed his testimony today in the trial of Oath Keepers leader Stewart Rhodes.
Kenyan farmers turn to avocados as demand soars
Reuters, 05 Oct 2022
Kenyan farmers have been switching from maize to avocado cultivation amid soaring global demand and changing weather patterns.
Russians in Georgia: Political turbulence as thousands flee war
Al Jazeera, 04 Oct 2022
A massive influx of Russians entering Georgia has become a political problem for the government that is being heavily criticised for allowing such large numbers to cross.
Ukraine makes breakthrough against Russia in south
BBC, 04 Oct 2022
Ukrainian troops have retaken more territory in regions illegally annexed by Russia.
CIA director: Putin ‘dangerous and reckless’ if he is cornered
CNN, 04 Oct 2022
Russian President Vladimir Putin can be “quite dangerous and reckless” if he is cornered, CIA Director Bill Burns told CBS in an interview.
LISTEN LIVE: Supreme Court hears arguments on Alabama election redistricting, veterans’ benefits
PBS, 04 Oct 2022
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Paris will not show World Cup matches on big screens • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 04 Oct 2022
Paris will not show matches from the World Cup in Qatar on big screens in the French capital, partly due to the "conditions" of the tournament, the city's current deputy mayor for sports told AFP on Monday.
Liz Truss twice refuses to say she has confidence in Kwasi Kwarteng
Guardian, 04 Oct 2022
Liz Truss twice ducked a question asking her to say whether she had confidence in her chancellor, Kwasi Kwarteng, after the pair were forced to U-turn on a planned tax cut for the highest earners.
Elon Musk promises Tesla humanoid robot won’t be like the ‘Terminator’
SCMP, 04 Oct 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Tesla CEO Elon Musk teased his company's latest humanoid robot in its annual event in Palo Alto, California on September 30, 2022.
Ukraine's Zelenskyy Says Russia Sending Soldiers To Fill 'Shoes Of The Dead'
NBC, 04 Oct 2022
In his Monday night broadcast, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy accused Russia's leaders of using the partial mobilization to send soldiers to their deaths.
Overall scale of China's deepwater channels ranks 1st in the world
CGTN, 04 Oct 2022
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-10-04/Overall-scale-of-China-s-deepwater-channels-ranks-1st-in-the-world-1dRnPt0wpFe/index.html The overall scale of China's #deepwater channels ranks first in the world after years of constructi...
COVID-19 'still a threat' as public inquiry begins
Sky, 04 Oct 2022
A clinical epidemiologist says COVID-19 still poses a threat as a public inquiry into the UK government's handling of the pandemic has its first preliminary hearing in London.
Ukraine advances on all fronts | Ukraine: The Latest | Podcast
Telegraph, 04 Oct 2022
Day 222 Today, we discuss the latest updates from the warzone, looking at the advances made by Ukraine in Kherson, Zaporizhzhia.
Credit Suisse Uncertainty Mounts as CDS Costs Rise
Bloomberg, 04 Oct 2022
Credit Suisse shares sank to an all-time low Monday before recovering
Iran's supreme leader accuses US, Israel of being behind the nationwide protests
DW, 04 Oct 2022
Iran's ultraconservative Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei
BRI: a "debt trap" or platform for common development?
CD, 04 Oct 2022
Nine years on, the Belt and Road initiative(BRI) is widely considered
The strategic moves that transformed AC Milan’s fortunes Scoreboard
FT, 04 Oct 2022
When hard-nosed US hedge fund Elliott Management suddenly found itself in control of an ailing AC Milan, it became the owner of a fallen star of European football.
Indonesia stampede: Families mourn as at least 17 children die following Arema FC match
ITV, 04 Oct 2022
Families in Indonesia have been left reeling in shock after at
Where Americans can escape climate change #Shorts
CNBC, 04 Oct 2022
Climate havens or climate destinations are cities that are situated in places that avoid the worst effects of natural disasters and have the infrastructure to support a larger population.
Stolen Ukrainian Grain Fueling Putin’s War Machine + @Associated Press
Frontline, 03 Oct 2022
An investigation by @Associated Press and FRONTLINE has documented a sophisticated Russian-run smuggling operation that has used falsified manifests and seaborne subterfuge to steal Ukrainian grain worth at least $530 million.
EU weighing sanctions over Iran crackdown
AFP, 04 Oct 2022
The EU is considering sanctions on Iran over the "killing" of Mahsa Amini and the crackdown on protests across the country, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell says.
Coast Guard hero praised by Biden faces firing
FOX, 04 Oct 2022
First class rescue swimmer Chad Watson joined 'Fox & Friends' to discuss his perspective on the vaccine mandate and his request for a religious exemption.
North Korean missile launch flies over Japan, drawing condemnation
CA, 04 Oct 2022
North Korea launched a ballistic missile early Tuesday morning that flew over Japan before reportedly crashing into the Pacific Ocean, in the first such test to follow such a trajectory over the island since 2017.
Las gafas AR permiten a las personas sordas leer conversaciones en directo
AP, 04 Oct 2022
(4 Oct 2022) RESTRICTION SUMMARY: ASSOCIATED PRESS Londres — 27 de julio de 2022 Las gafas de realidad aumentada (RA) podrían cambiar pronto la vida de 12 millones de adultos con pérdida de audición en el Reino Unido.
Iran's security forces violently crack down on protests
CBS, 05 Oct 2022
The president of Iran is blaming the U.S. and Israel for nationwide protests against the Islamic Republic's treatment of women, as security forces violently clash with protesters for the third straight week.
Nestle steps up coffee sustainability efforts
Reuters, 04 Oct 2022
Food giant Nestle pledged to spend more than $1 billion by 2030 on efforts to source coffee sustainably, more than double its previous pledge, as challenges linked to climate change pose particular risks for the bean.
Ukrainian forces advance southward, mirroring success in the east
Al Jazeera, 04 Oct 2022
Ukrainian forces achieved their biggest breakthrough in the country’s south since Russia invaded, pushing across Moscow’s defence lines on Monday and advancing along the Dnieper River, recapturing a number of villages along the way and t...
Iran accuses US of 'hypocrisy' on human rights
BBC, 04 Oct 2022
Iran has accused the US of "hypocrisy" on human rights after President Joe Biden said he would impose "further costs" over its response to protests in the country.