Sunday, Aug 14, 2022
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Invasive species 'hitchhiking' on ships to Antarctica BBC News
BBC, 12 Jan 2022
Species from around the world that are "hitching a lift" on ships threaten Antarctica's pristine marine ecosystem.
That is the conclusion of a study tracking research, fishing and tourist vessels that routinely visit the otherwise isolated region.
Any marine species that can cling to the hull of the ship and survive the journey to Antarctica could pose an invasive threat, including mussels, barnacles, crabs and algae.
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France wildfires: Firefighters from across Europe unite to battle blazes
CA, 14 Aug 2022
Firefighters from across Europe came to France's rescue on Friday to battle a massive wildfire, as successive heatwaves renewed the region's focus on climate change risks.
VP Harris breaks silence on FBI's Trump raid
FOX, 14 Aug 2022
White House correspondent Jacqui Heinrich reports the latest on the Trump raid from Kiawah Island, South Carolina.
Swiss techno Street Parade returns after two-year absence
AFP, 14 Aug 2022
Hundreds of thousands fill the streets of a sun-baked Zurich ready to party in the Swiss city's annual techno Street Parade, after a two-year absence due to the coronavirus pand...
Can vinyl records be made in an environmentally friendly way? – BBC News
BBC, 14 Aug 2022
Global demand for vinyl records is at its highest in 30 years. Most factories still use the same methods that have been in production since the 1980s, technology programme BBC C...
Expert analyzes levels of classified documents seized at Trump's home
CNN, 14 Aug 2022
Retired Lt. General Mark Hertling breaks down the various ways sensitive documents can be classified by the US government after the FBI seized documents from former President Tr...
How should we adapt to climate change?
Al Jazeera, 14 Aug 2022
"Adapting to climate change is no longer an option. It's an obligation." That's the warning from France's green transition minister as people in Europe experience intense drough...
Montenegro mourns after mass shooting
AP, 13 Aug 2022
Flags flew half-mast in Montenegro on Saturday as the country declared three days of mourning following a shooting rampage that killed 11 people on Friday, including the gunman.
Exclusive: Inside U.S. Space Command Joint Operations Center
NBC, 13 Aug 2022
Our cameras were the first to ever go inside the U.S. Space Command Joint Operations Center, where the U.S.
Salman Rushdie severely injured in stabbing at a lecture in New York
CBS, 13 Aug 2022
Author Salman Rushdie was stabbed on Friday as he was about to give a lecture in western New York, authorities said.
Mystery surrounds mass fish die-off in Germany's Oder River
DW, 13 Aug 2022
Environmental groups in Germany are calling it an ecological disaster. Thousands of fish have washed up dead along the Oder River, which runs along Germany's eastern border and ...
Troops deploy after Mexican cartel rampage
Reuters, 13 Aug 2022
Hundreds of Mexican soldiers were deployed to the border city of Juarez after a prison riot and shootouts killed at least 11 people, most of them civilians.
Salman Rushdie on ventilator after being stabbed at New York event
Guardian, 13 Aug 2022
The author Salman Rushdie remains on a ventilator after being attacked on stage at an event in western New York state on Friday morning.
Sunflowers in full bloom in Xinjiang's Tekes County
CGTN, 13 Aug 2022
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-08-13/Sunflowers-in-full-bloom-in-Xinjiang-s-Tekes-County-1csUgH2W6go/index.html More than 200 hectares of #sunflowers are in full bloo...
The Climate Show with Tom Heap: How do we stop water shortages?
Sky, 13 Aug 2022
After drought is declared across much of England, Tom Heap examines solutions to water shortages on the Climate Show.
One dead after partial stage collapse at Medusa Festival in Spain
Telegraph, 13 Aug 2022
One person has died and at least 40 others have been injured after high winds caused parts of a stage to collapse at Medusa Festival in Cullera, Spain.
Life slowly returns to normal after Russian withdrawal from Irpin, Bucha • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 13 Aug 2022
Russian soldiers attacked the Ukrainian cities of Irpin, Bucha, Hostomel, Borodyanka and others in the first weeks of the invasion, and it was here that much of the fiercest fig...
Who is Nancy Pelosi?
CD, 13 Aug 2022
A hypocrite waving the banner of democracy while receiving money behind scenes. A troublemaker, the destroyer of peace.
What’s so special about Hong Kong’s Palace Museum? | Louis Ng on Talking Post with Yonden Lhatoo
SCMP, 13 Aug 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Hong Kong’s new US$450 million Palace Museum boasts hundreds of priceless Chinese treasures spann...
Wall Street Week - Full Show (08/12/2022)
Bloomberg, 13 Aug 2022
Joanne Feeney, Partner and Portfolio Manager with Advisors Capitol
PBS NewsHour full episode, Aug. 12, 2022
PBS, 13 Aug 2022
Friday on the NewsHour, a now-public warrant and receipt for the search at Mar-a-Lago reveal that FBI agents retrieved top secret documents from former President Trump's home.