Wednesday, Sep 23, 2020
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Scientists find world's oldest sperm in Myanmar amber
AFP, 16 Sep 2020
A team of paleontologists have discovered what they believe is the world's oldest animal sperm, frozen inside a tiny crustacean in a blob of tree resin in Myanmar 100 million years ago.
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Global National: Sept. 22, 2020 | Is Canada on the brink of a another COVID-19 shutdown?
CA, 23 Sep 2020
On this episode of Global National: As COVID-19 cases resurge across Canada, new federal modelling projects that infections could skyrocket over the coming months if Canadians d...
Trump makes campaign swing through Pennsylvania
CBS, 23 Sep 2020
President Trump held a campaign rally in Pennsylvania on Tuesday night. Mr. Trump said Republicans have great "unity," except for a couple of Republican senators who said the Se...
LIVE: World leaders take part in the 75th annual U.N. General Assembly
Reuters, 23 Sep 2020
Powell, Mnuchin Say Covid-19 Vaccine, Fiscal Aid Needed For Economy To Fully Recover | NBC News NOW
NBC, 23 Sep 2020
In testimony before the House Financial Services Committee Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin stressed that two key factors are needed ...
Tucker: Biden won't answer questions on packing the Supreme Court
FOX, 23 Sep 2020
Joe Biden said packing the Supreme Court was a "legitimate questions," but refuses to give his stance.
Erin Burnett: Here is what keeps President Trump up at night
CNN, 23 Sep 2020
CNN's Erin Burnett fact checks the White House claim that President Trump is kept up at night by every coronavirus death.
Rhino calves explore in San Diego Zoo habitat
AP, 23 Sep 2020
Two southern white rhinos explored their habitat at the San Diego Zoo Safari Park on Tuesday, which was designated as World Rhino Day.
Republicans close ranks to back vote on Trump’s Supreme Court nominee
FRANCE24, 23 Sep 2020
Senate Republicans including Mitt Romney on Tuesday lined up behind President Donald Trump’s push to widen the U.S.
How Maine's Colby College is striving to keep COVID-19 under control
PBS, 23 Sep 2020
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, many academic institutions across the country are dealing with outbreaks -- or offering only virtual learning in an attempt to prevent them.
U.S. Deaths From Coronavirus Top 200,000
Bloomberg, 23 Sep 2020
Sep.22 -- The U.S. death toll from the novel coronavirus exceeded
The Choice 2020: Corey Lewandowski (interview)
Frontline, 23 Sep 2020
Corey Lewandowski is a Republican political strategist and Donald Trump’s former campaign manager.
Julian Assange at high risk of SUICIDE if extradited to US - psychiatrist
RT, 23 Sep 2020
A psychiatrist who's examined Julian Assange has said the Wikileaks founder has severe mental health problems, and extradition to the US would put him at high risk of suicide.
China makes pledge to be carbon neutral by 2060
Sky, 23 Sep 2020
China, the world's worst polluter, has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2060. President Xi Jinping, in a virtual speech at the United Nations General Assembly, made the annou...
Will the 10pm pub curfew be enough to stop the spread of coronavirus in the UK?
ITV, 23 Sep 2020
The government has announced a string of new measures aimed at
Boris Johnson declares “perilous turning point” with new restrictions for up to 6 months
BBC, 23 Sep 2020
The United Kingdom has reached “a perilous turning point” in its struggle to contain coronavirus according to Boris Johnson.
The Big Money Fight Over The Supreme Court, Plus Drama At Nikola: CNBC After Hours
CNBC, 23 Sep 2020
CNBC.com's MacKenzie Sigalos brings you the day's top business news headlines. On today's show, CNBC.com's Brian Schwartz breaks down the millions of dollars pouring in from dif...
China says US 'should be held accountable for losing so many lives' to COVID-19
AFP, 23 Sep 2020
China says the US "should be held accountable for losing so many lives" to the Covid-19 pandemic, in a sharp rebuttal after President Donald Trump delivered a harsh attack on Be...
Boris Johnson calls for 'resolve' amid new coronavirus rules
Guardian, 23 Sep 2020
Boris Johnson called for the UK population to come together for 'collective health' in a televised address in which he announced six months of new restrictions to slow the sprea...
Boris Johnson: Let's get through winter together | Coronavirus restrictions
Telegraph, 23 Sep 2020
Prime Minister Boris Johnson urged Britons to follow the new coronavirus restrictions to “get through this winter together” in a speech to the nation on Tuesday evening.
Trump's 'China virus' comments slammed
Al Jazeera, 23 Sep 2020
Speaking at the United Nations General Assembly, US President Donald Trump accused China of being responsible for the spread of the coronavirus pandemic.