Sunday, Sep 27, 2020
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Israel signs “historic deal” with UAE to normalise relations
BBC, 14 Aug 2020
In what's being claimed as an historic agreement, Israel and the United Arab Emirates have reached a deal to normalise relations.
Donald Trump made the announcement at the White House, saying Israel would now suspend plans to further annex parts of the occupied West Bank.
However Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu appeared to contradict this, saying there had been “no change” to Israel’s plans.
The UAE is the first Arab Gulf state to agree to formal diplomatic ties with Israel.
Clive Myrie presents BBC News at Ten reporting from Yolande Knell in Jerusalem and Jon Sopel in Washington.
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Bolsonaro criticises Argentina for handling of economy
Al Jazeera, 27 Sep 2020
Brazil has suffered more than 140,000 deaths from COVID-19, one of the worst death tolls in the world.
Massive trash heaps wash up on Honduras beaches
Reuters, 27 Sep 2020
An enormous wave of trash blanketed beaches in Honduras, leaving nightmare scenes of pristine tropical beaches blighted by piles of garbage.
Paris goes car-free for a day
AFP, 27 Sep 2020
In the heart of Paris, pedestrians, joggers and cyclists take advantage of the lack of cars on the Champs-Élysées, despite the rain, for the 6th edition of the city's "Car-Free ...
Why did Trump pick Amy Coney Barrett for Ginsburg's Supreme Court seat?
DW, 27 Sep 2020
US President Donald Trump has nominated conservative federal judge Amy Coney Barrett to succeed Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Covid-19: China's dilemma over wild meat trade
BBC, 27 Sep 2020
China is facing mounting pressure to restart its wild animal meat trade despite the fact it’s still not clear where the coronavirus outbreak started or how it spread.
Nightly News Full Broadcast (September 26th)
NBC, 27 Sep 2020
President Trump selects Amy Coney Barrett as Supreme Court nominee,
Pro-life, pro-choice proponents clash in response to Trump SCOTUS pick
CA, 27 Sep 2020
Pro-life and Pro-choice supporters each voiced their opinions on Saturday in Washington, D.C.
AP Debrief: Barrett pick will skew Supreme Court
AP, 27 Sep 2020
President Donald Trump has nominated Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the Supreme Court, capping a dramatic reshaping of the federal judiciary that will resonate for a generation and ...
Trump hosts a 'Great American Comeback' event in Pennsylvania
FOX, 27 Sep 2020
President Trump will host a 'Great American Comeback' event at Cecil Airport in Middletown, PA.
A visit to Hanergy Group: When innovation becomes core competency
CGTN, 27 Sep 2020
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2020-09-27/Innovation-becomes-Chinese-businesses-core-competency-U7lNt94nCw/index.html
What Amy Coney Barrett's Supreme Court nomination means for the 2020 election
CBS, 27 Sep 2020
President Trump’s nomination of Amy Coney Barrett is likely to add fuel to the fire in the growing battle between Democrats and Republicans in Washington.
PBS NewsHour Weekend Full Episode September 26, 2020
PBS, 27 Sep 2020
On this edition for Saturday, September 26, Amy Coney Barrett is President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court in our ongoing series “Roads to Election 2020,” Democrats are hop...
How Trump laid groundwork for election result mayhem
CNN, 27 Sep 2020
CNN's Ana Cabrera looks back at the ways President Donald Trump has laid the groundwork for election rigging claims since 2016.
Trump nominates Amy Coney Barrett to replace RBG in Supreme Court
Sky, 27 Sep 2020
Donald Trump has nominated Amy Coney Barrett to replace the late Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.
Flags for US victims of Covid-19, Supreme Court seat at stake, focus on Pennsylvania
FRANCE24, 27 Sep 2020
On November 3, 2020, US citizens will elect their new president. The
UNGA Day 5: World leaders take part in morning session
RT, 27 Sep 2020
World leaders are participating in the morning session of the 75th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 75) held in New York City and remotely via video link.
Clashes erupt as thousands attend anti-lockdown protests in London
Guardian, 27 Sep 2020
Demonstrators gathered in Trafalgar Square in central London to protest against the government's recently toughened Covid-19 restrictions.
Croydon police shooting: Investigations continue into murder of Met officer Matiu Ratana
ITV, 27 Sep 2020
Investigations are ongoing to establish how a handcuffed suspect
Why SpaceX, Virgin, & Blue Origin Are Betting On Space Tourism
CNBC, 26 Sep 2020
Space tourism has been, almost, nonexistent in the past, but Virgin Galactic, SpaceX and Blue Origin are looking to change that.
Boris Johnson calls for a "new global approach to health security"
Telegraph, 26 Sep 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson made the comments to the United Nations General Assembly.