Tuesday, Sep 29, 2020
Focus on the big picture
Covid-19 Vaccine Is 'Kryponite' for Tech Stocks, Says Jay Pelosky
Bloomberg, 11 Sep 2020
Sep.11 -- Jay Pelosky, TPW Investment Management co-founder, says a Covid-19 vaccine, is like "kryptonite" for tech stocks. He appears on "Bloomberg The ...
Sen Tillis blasts Dems for refusing to meet with Amy Coney Barrett
FOX, 29 Sep 2020
Democrats 'will find it very hard to go after’ Barrett if they met with her for an hour, Sen.
How Trump may try and get under Biden's skin during first debate
CNN, 29 Sep 2020
Maggie Haberman and David Gregory join CNN New Day's Alisyn Camerota and John Berman to discuss the first presidential debate.
1 million deaths: Where does the world stand in battling the coronavirus pandemic? | Covid Update
DW, 29 Sep 2020
The global death toll from the coronavirus passed the 1 million mark on Tuesday, according to a tally by the Johns Hopkins University.
Paramedics test jet suit to aid casualties in Lake District
Telegraph, 29 Sep 2020
Paramedics could soon arrive at accidents by jetpack after a trial launched in the Lake District saw their response time cut to 90 seconds.
LVMH countersues Tiffany in bid to drop deal
Reuters, 29 Sep 2020
LVMH countersued Tiffany & Co on Monday, arguing the iconic U.S. jeweler's financial mismanagement in the pandemic permits the French luxury goods giant to walk away from its pr...
Macron vows to support Belarus people in talks with exiled opposition leader
FRANCE24, 29 Sep 2020
French President Emmanuel Macron was in Lithuania Tuesday, in talks with exiled Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya in a bid to resolve the country’s political c...
Door Knocks Vs. Zoom Calls: How Biden And Trump Campaign Strategies Differ | NBC News NOW
NBC, 29 Sep 2020
Donald Trump and Joe Biden have been hitting the campaign trail in two very different ways in the 2020 election cycle.
Democratic Sweep Would Fuel Bottom-Up Rally: BlackRock's Pyle
Bloomberg, 29 Sep 2020
Sep.29 -- Mike Pyle, BlackRock Investment Institute global chief
2020 in 120 seconds: Tax bombshell, debate expectations and 6-3 twist
CGTN, 29 Sep 2020
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-09-29/2020-in-120-seconds-Tax-bombshell-debate-expectations-and-6-3-twist-UbrkexLN8Q/index.html With five weeks to go until the U.S.
Boris Johnson delivers speech on skills and further education – watch live
Guardian, 29 Sep 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson speaks about skills and retraining
UK furlough scheme: what are your rights?
FT, 29 Sep 2020
Businesses and households are preparing for the winding up of the scheme in the UK at the end of next month.
[DISTURBING] Catalonian police bombarded with PIGS’ HEADS over regional president’s removal
RT, 29 Sep 2020
As hundreds took to the streets of Barcelona to decry the Supreme Court of Justice’s decision to suspend the leader of the autonomous region, the protests took a rather bizarre ...
ShowBiz Minute: Ai Weiwei, Seyfried, Prince George
AP, 29 Sep 2020
Dissident Ai Weiwei protests possible extradition of Julian Assange; Amanda Seyfried and her husband Thomas Sadoski have a baby boy; Malta seeks shark tooth fossil presented to ...
Guinea election: More protests planned against a Conde third term
Al Jazeera, 29 Sep 2020
Guinea opposition leaders are warning that more violence could erupt in the lead-up to the October election.
Foraging for precious pine mushrooms on North Korea’s Mount Chilbo
SCMP, 29 Sep 2020
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube An Jin-hyok is a 28-year-old farmer who hunts for a precious fungus on North Korea’s Mount Chilbo.
Saudi Arabia's first dog cafe delights pet lovers
AFP, 29 Sep 2020
Dog owners in Saudi Arabia can now enjoy a cup of coffee alongside their beloved pets at a new cafe -- a first for the ultra-conservative kingdom.
From tea fields to university in Sri Lanka
BBC, 29 Sep 2020
Sri Lanka is one of the world’s top exporters of tea. It’s picked by women whose ancestors came from southern India and who live and work on isolated plantations, often in poor ...
Kamala Harris urges Americans to vote in Biden campaign video
PBS, 29 Sep 2020
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Foreign Ministry spokesman said China will take necessary measures to safeguard cybersecurity
CD, 29 Sep 2020
Foreign Ministry spokesman Wang Wenbin said #China will take
Furious DJ: 'Nightclub industry is on its knees!'
Sky, 29 Sep 2020
DJ Tony Marnach - better known as Fat Tony - says the nightclub industry is "on its knees" and that jobs in the music industry "aren't disposable".