Wednesday, Aug 04, 2021
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Is Rising Inflation a Tailwind for Gold?
Bloomberg, 22 Jul 2021
With interest rates declining to their lowest level in five months and inflation marching upwards, the appeal of non-interest bearing investments such as gold is ...
Cuomo denies prosecutor's claims of sexually harassment
Reuters, 04 Aug 2021
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo rejected the conclusions of an investigation that found he had sexually harassed multiple women.
Fauci says to "get tested' for COVID-19 even if fully vaccinated amid Delta variant surge
CA, 04 Aug 2021
Fauci says to "get tested' for COVID-19 even if fully vaccinated amid Delta variant surge America's top infectious diseases expert and chief medical advisor to President Joe Bid...
Boris Johnson meets with Belarusian opposition leader
AFP, 04 Aug 2021
Following a meeting with UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson, exiled Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya says the death of dissident Vitaly Shishov in Ukraine was pr...
'Deeply Disturbing': Sen. Gillibrand Calls On Cuomo To Resign
NBC, 04 Aug 2021
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, D-N.Y., called on New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resign after an investigation found that he had sexually harassed multiple women.
Cuomo responds after probe found he sexually harassed "multiple" women
CBS, 04 Aug 2021
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo responded Tuesday after an explosive report from the state attorney general's office found he sexually harassed multiple current and former staffe...
Janice Dean reacts to Cuomo sexual harassment news: Now is the time to impeach
FOX, 04 Aug 2021
Fox News senior meteorologist Janice Dean, who lost both her
WATCH LIVE: Rep. Cori Bush and fellow members of Congress hold news conference on eviction crisis
PBS, 04 Aug 2021
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Pentagon on lockdown after shooting near Metro stop
AP, 04 Aug 2021
Gunshots were fired Tuesday morning near the entrance of the Pentagon, resulting in multiple injuries and a temporary lockdown of the facility.
Is political repression worsening in Belarus? | Inside Story
Al Jazeera, 04 Aug 2021
Krystsina Tsimanouskaya went to the Tokyo Olympics to represent Belarus at the world's biggest sporting event.
China: German auto makers play catch-up on electric cars | DW Business
DW, 04 Aug 2021
About every sixth electric car produced worldwide comes from Germany. But it appears that German e-cars do not go down well in China.
‘Solar Power’: How Lorde Grew Up, Embraced Guitars and Made a Summer Song | Diary of a Song
NYT, 04 Aug 2021
Lorde used to hate guitars. Then came “Solar Power.” What changed? In the latest Diary of a Song, the 24-year-old musician traces the personal and sonic evolutions that led to h...
The dirty little secret about Trump’s endorsements
CNN, 03 Aug 2021
Former President Donald Trump boasts his winning endorsement record any chance he gets, but is his seal of approval really all it’s cracked up to be? In the latest episode of Th...
New Zealand’s first openly transgender Olympian competes in Tokyo Games
SCMP, 03 Aug 2021
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Laurel Hubbard made history on August 2, 2021, by becoming the first openly transgender weightlif...
Wang Yi: China has provided over 190 million COVID-19 vaccine doses to ASEAN countries
CGTN, 03 Aug 2021
For more: https://www.cgtn.com/video Top diplomats from the the Association of Southeast Asian Nations are meeting online to discuss regional issues.
Simone Biles wins balance beam bronze in gymnastics return
Telegraph, 03 Aug 2021
Simone Biles won bronze in the balance beam on her high-pressure return to Tokyo 2020.
Who should and who shouldn’t? UK’s NHS had a draft plan to deny care to elderly people
RT, 03 Aug 2021
The Telegraph newspaper reportedly disclosed documents that revealed the UK’s National Health Service draft plan to deny care to elderly people ‘in the event of a severe pandemic’.
Brave Olympic bronze for Biles as Warholm sets jaw-dropping world record • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 03 Aug 2021
#Gymnastics superstar #SimoneBiles stared down the debilitating "twisties" to bravely win #Olympic bronze on Tuesday as Norway's Karsten Warholm lit up the Tokyo #athletics comp...
Missing Belarus activist found dead in park
BBC, 03 Aug 2021
The head of a group helping people who have fled Belarus, Vitaly Shishov, has been found dead near his home in neighbouring Ukraine.
BP CEO: Raising Dividend on Increasing Confidence
Bloomberg, 03 Aug 2021
Aug.03 -- Bernard Looney, chief executive officer at BP Plc.,
Government to simplify UK's traffic light travel rules
Sky, 03 Aug 2021
Apprenticeships and skills minister Gillian Keegan says the government will announce changes to simplify the traffic light travel restrictions this week.