Arrest of 33 â€˜Russian mercenariesâ€™ in Belarus may have been orchestrated by Ukrainian...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 11:34 am
The paper trail behind 33 Russian citizens who were arrested in Belarus last week, and labelled mercenaries hired to destabilize the country, has been traced to Ukraine and could be a provocation by its intelligence services. Read Full Article at RT.com
Alena Kostornaia starts training at Plushenkoâ€™s academy following split with famed coach...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 11:32 am
Reigning European figure skating champion Alena Kostornaia has joined Evgeni Plushenkoâ€™s academy, where she has already taken part in her first training sessions following her departure from Eteri Tutberidzeâ€™s camp. Read Full Article at RT.com
Mark Zuckerberg making a killing during pandemic as his fortune tops $100 BILLION
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 10:57 am
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerbergâ€™s personal net worth surpassed $100 billion for first time on Thursday, after his social media company stock hit a record high on optimism about the release of its TikTok competitor Reels. Read Full Article at RT.com
'External interference through rocket, bomb or other act' possible cause of Beirut blast â€“...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 10:57 am
Lebanonâ€™s president has not ruled out the possibility that a series of powerful explosions in the Port of Beirut were caused by a rocket or a bomb. The authorities previously stated that the ammonium nitrate stash had detonated. Read Full Article at RT.com
Manhattan suffers MASSIVE power outage, huge portions of NYC plunged into darkness (VIDEOS)
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 10:45 am
A massive power outage early Friday morning left a large portions of Manhattan in the dark. According to local media, the electricity came back up for most of the area after half-an-hour. Read Full Article at RT.com
TikTok â€˜shockedâ€™ by Trumpâ€™s ban on transactions with its parent company,...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 10:42 am
TikTok denied having ever shared user data with the Chinese government and threated to sue the Trump Administration after the US president signed an executive order that would ban Americans from dealing with its parent company. Read Full Article at RT.com
Gallup Poll: 80%+ Of Black Americans Disagree With ‘Abolish Police’ Agenda
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 10:27 am
61% of Black Americans are happy with police presence; 20% say they want MORE police patrols.
Fight Whyte: WBC orders Tyson Fury to take on UK rival Dillian Whyte BEFORE any potential Anthony...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 10:16 am
A spanner has been thrown into the works as a potential obstacle to the most anticipated heavyweight fight in a generation as Tyson Fury is ordered to take on Dillian Whyte before his mega-fight with Anthony Joshua. Read Full Article at RT.com
Poland rules out new nationwide lockdown despite virus spike
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 10:14 am
Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜A blatant hegemonic actâ€™: China urges US to stop â€˜politicizingâ€™ economic...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 10:08 am
The US is using national security as an â€œexcuseâ€� to suppress Chinese-owned companies despite them following American rules and regulations, Beijing says, after President Trump issued an order targeting the TikTok and WeChat apps. Read Full Article at RT.com
Twitter Labels RT As ‘State Affiliated Media’, But Ignores BBC, NPR
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 9:58 am
â€œUnlike independent media, state-affiliated media frequently use their news coverage as a means to advance a political agenda.â€�
Oh snap! Golf powerhouse Bryson DeChambeau accidentally SNAPS driver on Day 1 of PGA Championship...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 9:53 am
Bryson DeChambeau has been one of the stars of COVID-era golf, and the beefy American unwittingly found himself in the news again after accidentally snapping his driver during the Day 1 of the PGA Championship in San Francisco. Read Full Article at RT.com
Russia has created worldâ€™s 1st Covid-19 vaccine, will be registered next week â€“...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 9:51 am
Moscowâ€™s Gamelei Center will register the worldâ€™s first coronavirus vaccine on August 12, Russiaâ€™s deputy health minister has revealed. Oleg Gridnev says medical workers and the elderly will be given priority for immunization. Read Full Article at RT.com
Trump: “This May be the Last Time You’ll See Me for a While”
by Paul Joseph Watson on August 7, 2020 at 9:23 am
"I have a lot of enemies out there."
Joe Biden Tries to â€˜Clarifyâ€™ Remarks About African Americans; No Apology
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 9:22 am
Notably, Biden did not apologize.
The Economic Depression Of 2020 Is Becoming An Endless Nightmare For Millions Of Americans
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 9:18 am
Instead of witnessing a â€œrecoveryâ€� we are witnessing an â€œunravelingâ€�.
Enjoy The Month Of August And Use It To Prepare, Because September Is Comingâ€¦
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 9:12 am
The period of time that we have entered has been described as â€œa perfect stormâ€�.
â€˜National security threatâ€™? Trump signs executive orders on TikTok & WeChat, bans...
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 9:08 am
"At this time, action must be taken to address the threat posed by one mobile application in particular, TikTok."
Reopening Gay Bathhouses Will Aid ‘Economic And Cultural Recovery,’ San Francisco Supervisor...
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 9:01 am
Of course, your Churches need to stay closed!
Rudy Giuliani: ‘Convicted Terrorists’ Behind Black Lives Matter ‘Hate White People’
by Steve Watson on August 7, 2020 at 8:54 am
"Stop the nonsense."
Chinaâ€™s exports surge in July due to demand for medical masks & other lockdown goods
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 8:39 am
Data from Chinaâ€™s General Administration of Customs showed on Friday the countryâ€™s dollar-denominated exports rose 7.2 percent last month, well ahead of analystsâ€™ expectations. Imports fell 1.4 percent from a year ago. Read Full Article at RT.com
Afghanistanâ€™s grand assembly gathers to discuss Kabul-Taliban peace deal
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 8:15 am
Read Full Article at RT.com
Oakland A's coach apologizes for apparent Nazi salute, says it was accidental, intended as...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 7:58 am
Oakland Athletics bench coach Ryan Christenson has apologized for making gestures after a game that looked a lot like Nazi salutes. He said he simply meant to greet players with elbow bumps. Read Full Article at RT.com
US arms sales to Taiwan violate â€˜one Chinaâ€™ principle, Beijing says after drone report
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 7:45 am
Read Full Article at RT.com
Indiaâ€™s Covid-19 infections surge past 2mn after record daily spike
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 6:15 am
India has become the third country in the world after the US and Brazil to pass the 2 million mark in the total number of identified Covid-19 cases. Its death toll from the disease stands at over 41,500. Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜War on gamers?!â€™ Twitter freaks out fearing Trumpâ€™s ambiguous â€˜Tencent...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 4:51 am
A vaguely worded White House executive order targeting WeChat â€“ owned by Chinese digital entertainment giant Tencent Holdings â€“ has triggered panic online that the move could deal a death blow to the global video gaming industry. Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜Baseless & politically motivatedâ€™: NRA counter-sues New York AG who seeks to shut...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 4:08 am
The National Rifle Association has filed its own lawsuit after New Yorkâ€™s attorney general sued the group for fraud, hoping to put it out of business. The pro-gun org says the AGâ€™s case is politically motivated and frivolous. Read Full Article at RT.com
Canada vows â€˜dollar-for-dollarâ€™ retaliation after Trump reimposes 10% tariffs on...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 2:56 am
Ottawa has threatened a tit-for-tat response to US protectionism after President Donald Trump slapped a 10 percent levy on Canadian aluminum imports, saying countermeasures would come â€œswiftly.â€� Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜National security threatâ€™? Trump signs executive orders on TikTok & WeChat, bans...
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 1:15 am
US President Donald Trump has issued a series of executive orders addressing what he dubbed a technological national emergency, barring all transactions with the Chinese owners of social media apps TikTok and WeChat after 45 days. Read Full Article at RT.com
AOC-narrated Green New Deal clip nominated for Emmy forâ€¦ news analysis?
by RT on August 7, 2020 at 12:50 am
Democratic socialist New York congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has been nominated for an Emmy award for â€œnews analysisâ€� for a video envisioning how the implementation of the Green New Deal solves all the USâ€™ problems. Read Full Article at RT.com
75 Years: USA Destroys Hiroshima Deleting Over 100,000 Human Beings with One Atomic Bomb!
by Johnny Punish on August 7, 2020 at 12:05 am
Hiroshima on the 75th Anniversary. How Many Survivors are left?
Hardcore PORN & rap music interrupt virtual court hearing for teen accused of massive Twitter hack...
by RT on August 6, 2020 at 11:15 pm
A virtual bail hearing for the Florida teen charged for a sweeping hack of high-profile Twitter accounts came to a screeching halt after pranksters disguised as journalists flooded the video feed with pornography and rap music. Read Full Article at RT.com
Gen. Flynn Issues Emergency Warning: Communists Are Attempting to Overthrow The United States!
by Kit Daniels on August 6, 2020 at 10:59 pm
â€œThe entire world is threatened!â€�
As China-Style Persecution Begins In USA, Underground Church Rises
by Kelen McBreen on August 6, 2020 at 10:54 pm
'The church is the people. So get out on the beach.'
Can The U.S. Government Force You To Take A COVID-19 Vaccine?
by Adan Salazar on August 6, 2020 at 10:47 pm
Is there legal precedent for compulsory vaccination?
Michelle Obama: Coronavirus an Opportunity to Change â€˜How Wealth Is Distributedâ€™
by Kelen McBreen on August 6, 2020 at 10:38 pm
'We can sacrifice a little more, we can, we can shift priorities.'
Mariah Careyâ€™s Sister Sues Mom Claiming Ritual Satanic Sex Abuse
by Adan Salazar on August 6, 2020 at 10:31 pm
Pop singer's sister alleges 'middle-of-the-night satanic worship meetings that included ritual sacrifices.'
All Australians Need This!
by Carol Duff, MSN, BA, RN on August 6, 2020 at 10:15 pm
New AI tool will help users identify venomous species
Macron says â€˜Lebanon is not aloneâ€™ as he visits devastated Beirut, gets quickly...
by RT on August 6, 2020 at 10:13 pm
French President Emmanuel Macron tweeted in solidarity with people of Lebanon following the massive explosion in its capital. It did not go over well and just reminded critics of the troubled history the two countries share. Read Full Article at RT.com
Earth’s Best Place to Stargaze
by Carol Duff, MSN, BA, RN on August 6, 2020 at 10:03 pm
A frigid hill near Antarcticaâ€™s South Pole has all the qualifications to be a superior telescope site, researchers say
Wild Bees Are Worth $1.5 Billion for 6 U.S. Crops
by Carol Duff, MSN, BA, RN on August 6, 2020 at 9:52 pm
The researchers also found honeybees and wild bees made similar contributions to crop pollination overall.
East Chicago to Virtually Begin the School Year
by Carol Duff, MSN, BA, RN on August 6, 2020 at 9:27 pm
Is it safe to reopen schools in the U.S.?
Breathtaking: Case Closed, Infrared Video Reveals Details of Israeli Nuclear Missile
by Gordon Duff, Senior Editor on August 6, 2020 at 9:26 pm
By Gordon Duff, Senior Editor At 6 seconds into the 30 second video, the detailed outline of an Israeli nuclear missile is seen.Â The video clearly shows the trajectory, the missile itself and the impact. Case closed.
The Filthy Hypocrisy of Americaâ€™s â€œCleanâ€� China-Free Internet
by Sam Biddle on August 6, 2020 at 9:26 pm
The Trump administration wants to keep other countries from weaponizing technology the way the U.S. and its allies already have. The post The Filthy Hypocrisy of Americaâ€™s â€œCleanâ€� China-Free Internet appeared first on The Intercept.
Of Course He Does… Joe Biden Wears Mask While Driving Convertible Alone
by Kelen McBreen on August 6, 2020 at 9:18 pm
Democrats must virtue signal at all times.
Take the woke pill: â€˜The Matrixâ€™ was always meant to be a â€˜TRANS STORY,â€™...
by RT on August 6, 2020 at 9:16 pm
â€˜The Matrixâ€™ co-director Lilly Wachowski is claiming the classic science fiction fantasy was always intended to be an allegory for transgender struggles, making her the latest artist to give into woke revisionism. Read Full Article at RT.com
Russians & Iranians SPAMMED with State Deptâ€™s promises of riches after US offers $10mn for...
by RT on August 6, 2020 at 9:15 pm
Russian and Iranian citizens are receiving text messages hyping a $10 million bounty the US State Department has offered for information on anyone interfering in US elections on behalf of foreign governments. Desperate much? Read Full Article at RT.com
Israel strikes â€˜underground terror infrastructureâ€™ in Gaza in retaliation for...
by RT on August 6, 2020 at 9:12 pm
The Israel Defense Forces have announced they had targeted multiple â€œunderground terror infrastructureâ€� installations in the Gaza Strip, in retaliation for several â€œexplosive balloonsâ€� launched into Israel earlier in the day. Read Full Article at RT.com
CBS Slams Trump For Tweeting CBS Report Exposing Mail-In Voting
by Kelen McBreen on August 6, 2020 at 9:08 pm
Anti-Trump attack backfires on MSM outlet.
Pentagon Nominee Questioned About Company's Reported Ties to Khashoggi Killers
by Alex Emmons on August 6, 2020 at 9:05 pm
Louis Bremer is on the board of a company that may have trained the Saudi team that killed journalist Jamal Khashoggi. The post Pentagon Nominee Questioned About Company’s Reported Ties to Khashoggi Killers appeared first on The Intercept.
Manly's finals hopes take a hit following upset loss to Warriors
on August 7, 2020 at 11:26 am
The Sea Eagles go down 26-22 to the Warriors at Brookvale Oval, as they continue to make it hard for themselves in their pursuit of an NRL finals berth.
North Korea Reportedly Using Altcoins to Convert $1.5B in Stolen Funds to Cash
by Cointelegraph By Mohammad Musharraf on August 7, 2020 at 10:06 am
North Korean hackers are reportedly using untraceable altcoins to convert stolen cryptocurrencies into cash.
'Best office in the world': Vacancy at 132yo Tasmanian lighthouse
by Erin Cooper on August 7, 2020 at 9:52 am
If you're looking for a project to keep you busy over the spring and summer months, one Tasmanian council thinks they've got the ultimate opportunity. But anyone afraid of heights may want to think carefully about applying.
â€˜Scary experienceâ€™: NT Police investigate after family allegedly terrorised on remote...
by Rick Hind on August 7, 2020 at 9:33 am
Detectives from Katherine are in the remote NT town of Borroloola investigating after a family reported being terrorised by three men who allegedly fired a shotgun on a remote stretch of highway.
Childcare centre expects to lose $15,000 during Melbourne's lockdown
by Dan Conifer on August 7, 2020 at 9:20 am
Ruth Harper runs a not-for-profit childcare centre in Melbourne. She says the Federal Government's support package for Victorian operators will be a huge relief for many centres â€” but not ones like hers.
Photos: Lebanon’s flag projected on Azadi Tower as sign of solidarity
by mo@Iran on August 7, 2020 at 9:17 am
MNA |Â Fatemeh Aali: In solidarity with Lebanon and the victims of Beirut explosion, the Azadi Tower in Tehran was lit up with projection mapping on Wednesday night.
Richmond players apologise to teammate Mabior Chol for 'unacceptable behaviour'
by Tom Wildie on August 7, 2020 at 9:16 am
Two Richmond players apologise after grabbing at the genitals and backside of teammate Mabior Chol following the Tigers' recent AFL matches.
Wayne Bennett fined $20,000 for breaching NRL's COVID-19 protocols
on August 7, 2020 at 9:13 am
The NRL comes down hard on the seven-time premiership coach after it is found he broke the league's coronavirus restrictions, adding a hefty fine to his two-week ban.
Winklevoss: US Dollar Is Now a â€˜Funny Moneyâ€™ Endorsement of Bitcoin
by Cointelegraph By William Suberg on August 7, 2020 at 9:13 am
Coronavirus stimulus failures show just how irrelevant the dollar supply has become and this â€œa wakeup callâ€� for those not looking at Bitcoin, Cameron Winklevoss argues.
Iranâ€™s humanitarian aid to Lebanon to continue, spokesman says
by mo@Iran on August 7, 2020 at 9:07 am
Tasnim – Iranâ€™s Foreign Ministry spokesman said the Islamic Republic will continue its humanitarian aid to Lebanon in the wake of a massive deadly blast in the Arab country that...
â€˜Crypto Momâ€™ SEC Commissioner Hester Pierce Voted in Until 2025
by Cointelegraph By Marie Huillet on August 7, 2020 at 9:06 am
Pierceâ€™s successful confirmation was announced on Aug. 6 in a statement from SEC Chairman Jay Clayton and fellow Commissioners.
Iran to stand by Lebanese government, people: Velayati
by mo@Iran on August 7, 2020 at 9:03 am
MNA â€“ Top Adviser to the Leader of the Islamic Revolution for International Affairs Ali Akbar Velayati said that as always, Iran will stand by the Lebanese government and people....
US â€˜Maximum Pressureâ€™ policy has failed, Iran says following Hookâ€™s resignation
by mo@Iran on August 7, 2020 at 9:01 am
Tasnim – Iranâ€™s UN mission spokesman Alireza Miryousefi said the surprise departure of United States envoy for Iran Brian Hook from leaving his post â€œdoes not concernâ€� us. Hookâ€™s departure...
Many books can be written on crimes of arrogant armies
by mo@Iran on August 7, 2020 at 8:59 am
MNA â€“ Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei said that the killing of one hundred thousand people in the nuclear attack on Hiroshima indicates the arrogant, irreligious...
US Iran envoy Brian Hook stepping down as key UN arms embargo vote looms
by mo@Iran on August 7, 2020 at 8:57 am
Reuters – The top U.S. envoy for Iran, Brian Hook, is leaving his post and U.S. special representative for Venezuela, Elliott Abrams, will add Iran to his role â€œfollowing a...
'I read it in the newspapers': Chief Health Officer questioned about hotel quarantine bungle
by Erin Handley on August 7, 2020 at 8:34 am
Tensions continue to run high over the lingering questions surrounding Victoria's hotel quarantine failures, which are believed to be responsible for the state's second wave of COVID-19 infections.
Bitcoin Dominance Slides to 12-Month Low as Crypto Market Cap Tests Resistance
by Cointelegraph By Samuel Haig on August 7, 2020 at 8:20 am
Bitcoinâ€™s dominance has fallen to a 12-month low despite its recent rally, signaling renewed strength in the altcoins markets.
'It was like a horror movie': Photographer documents survival of man trapped under a car in Beirut
on August 7, 2020 at 8:16 am
A photographer who has covered Lebanon since 1981 describes the scenes of destruction as similar to a "horror movie filmed in a devastated city", with dead bodies laying everywhere and people screaming.
Shocked teenage photographer wins major Indigenous art award
by Cameron Gooley on August 7, 2020 at 8:13 am
An 18-year-old woman from Arnhem Land has become one of the youngest-ever winners of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Art Awards.
NT revokes coronavirus hotspot status for Brisbane, parts of NSW
by Kate Ashton on August 7, 2020 at 8:01 am
People entering the NT no longer face mandatory quarantine if travelling from Brisbane, Ipswich and Logan in Queensland, or the Eurobodalla and Blue Mountains areas in New South Wales.
Trial of MP accused of $2 million theft to go ahead despite 'mistakes' in ICAC probe
by Meagan Dillon on August 7, 2020 at 7:44 am
SA MP Troy Bell will face trial for allegedly misappropriating $2 million of public funds, despite a judge finding there was an "unlawful exercise of powers" during an anti-corruption investigation.
Rapid response team deployed after 71 infected, two die in disability homes
on August 7, 2020 at 7:27 am
More than 30 Victorian group homes are hit with coronavirus cases, prompting advocates to call for more help to prevent a similar disaster to that affecting the state's aged care system.
Flash flooding and thunderstorms to hit WA as weekend cold front crosses the coast
by Irena Ceranic on August 7, 2020 at 7:26 am
A powerful cold front, combined with a cloud band, is expected to bring thunderstorms and heavy falls to parts of Western Australia, with isolated falls of up to 80 millimetres forecast in some areas.
Rio Tinto didn't tell traditional owners there were options to save 46,000yo rock shelters
by Karen Michelmore on August 7, 2020 at 7:10 am
A federal parliamentary inquiry has heard Rio Tinto did not tell traditional owners there were three other options which would have spared the Juukan Gorge rock shelters from destruction in May.
UNSW accused of dishonesty after sending 'completely contrary' statements regarding China
by Bang Xiao And Stephen Dziedzic on August 7, 2020 at 6:49 am
Federal MPs accuse the University of New South Wales of cowardice as it continues to grapple with a free speech controversy sparked by an article about the Chinese Government's crackdown on Hong Kong.
Former spy sues Saudi crown prince over alleged 'hit squad' murder plan foiled by Canadians
on August 7, 2020 at 6:37 am
Ex-Saudi Arabian intelligence official Dr Saad al-Jabri says the Middle Eastern country's leader "dispatched a hit squad" to Canada in October 2018 to kill him. Now he's seeking financial compensation.
'The most significant estate auction we've done': Sir Joh Bjelke-Petersen's goods go under the...
by Kallee Buchanan on August 7, 2020 at 6:21 am
A 1982 Jaguar saloon and a famous scone recipe engraved on a ceramic spoon are among the items up for sale from the estate of Sir Joh and Lady Florence Bjelke-Petersen.
Analysis: Most DeFi Tokens Are Concentrated In Hands of Top 500 Holders
by Cointelegraph By Joshua Mapperson on August 7, 2020 at 6:04 am
A new analysis suggests the token supplies for most DeFi projects are not widely distributed, with up to 99% held by the top 500 addresses.
CMO 'more hopeful' of a coronavirus vaccine after fresh studies published
on August 7, 2020 at 6:02 am
The leaders of Australia discussed preparations for a coronavirus vaccine, new changes to JobKeeper and the future of international travel in the latest meeting of National Cabinet.
Ann Marie Smith carer 'prime suspect' over missing jewellery and cash, court told
by Claire Campbell on August 7, 2020 at 5:58 am
An Adelaide court is told Ann Marie Smith's disability carer Rosa Maione, who has applied for bail after being charged with manslaughter, is also the prime suspect in the disappearance of Ms Smith's jewellery andÂ cash.
Why is the ETC Price Steady Despite Risk of Further 51% Attacks?
by Cointelegraph By Samuel Haig on August 7, 2020 at 5:39 am
Despite suffering its second 51% in a week, and major exchanges disabling deposit, withdrawal, and some trading services, Ethereum Classic is up 2% over yesterday.
Easing of coronavirus restrictions delayed as WA remains on 'high alert' due to Victorian outbreak
by Rhiannon Shine on August 7, 2020 at 5:36 am
WA Premier Mark MGowan announces another two-week delay to the next phase of eased coronavirus restrictions in his state, which were due to come into effect on August 15, saying the nation remains on "high alert" due to Victorian outbreak.
Elderly bus passengers stopped at Queensland border after 'stretching legs' at Sydney transit stop
on August 7, 2020 at 5:20 am
Several elderly people, including a 78-year-old man travelling home to the Gold Coast, are stopped from entering Queensland because their bus stopped briefly in Sydney, which is a designated COVID-19 hotspot.
Altcoins Account for One Third of Total Crypto Mining Power Usage
by Cointelegraph By Turner Wright on August 7, 2020 at 5:16 am
An analysis of the 20 largest crypto assets by market cap determined that Bitcoin mining accounted for only 66% of total power consumption.
University failed in its duty of care to woman who was raped during college ritual, court finds
by Selby Stewart on August 7, 2020 at 5:11 am
A Canberra court finds a woman, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was raped during a bar-hopping ritual called "pub golf" at John XXIII College in 2015.
Three Broncos coaches separated from NRL team on COVID holds
on August 7, 2020 at 5:09 am
Assistant coach Alfie Langer, strength and conditioning coach Ryan Whitley and head of rehab Blake Duncan will not fly with the team to Sydney after going to "a private function" in Brisbane.
Public tourism forum 'Zoombombed' with pornography
on August 7, 2020 at 5:08 am
A public forum held online by Events South Australia is cut short after being inundated with pornographic images and "nasty" dialogue.
Australian coronavirus cases reach new milestone
on August 7, 2020 at 5:04 am
In less than a month, the number of COVID-19 infections in Australia has doubled, with Victorian cases remaining stubbornly high.
Coroner scathing of prison after 'needless death' of shopkeeper Voula Delios
by Lucy MacDonald on August 7, 2020 at 4:57 am
An inmate who was released early and stabbed a shopkeeper to death the next day had displayed "threatening and deeply problematic" behaviour prior to his release, including talking about cutting people's throats and laying in his own excrement, a coroner says.
Chinese Schools Canâ€™t Keep Up With Demand for Blockchain
by Cointelegraph By Felipe Erazo on August 7, 2020 at 4:56 am
The Chinese academic sector is â€œseriously laggingâ€� in terms of keeping up with demand for blockchain specialists.
Trans-Tasman Super Rugby competition a 50-50 chance
by Simon Smale on August 7, 2020 at 4:44 am
Rugby Australia believes there is only a 50-50 chance there will be no trans-Tasman Super Rugby competition, but it will not sanction a reduction of Australian teams.
Iran Air to make extraordinary flight to take home Iranians from Beirut
by mo@Iran on August 7, 2020 at 4:30 am
IRNA â€“ Iranian airliner ‘Iran Air’ is to provide its second extraordinary flight to take home Iranian nationals from Beirut on August 12. The decision has been made in the...
Bird flu outbreak hits second Victorian farm, as experts warn free-range farming is increasing...
by Nicole Mills on August 7, 2020 at 4:29 am
A second free-range egg farm in the Golden Plains Shire, west of Melbourne, has tested positive to avian influenza, also known as bird flu, with both properties now subject to bird culls and strict quarantine measures.
August 7th – 2020 Presidential Politics – Trump Administration Day #1296
by sundance on August 7, 2020 at 4:20 am
In an effort to keep the Daily Open Thread a little more open topic we are going to start a new daily thread for “Presidential Politics”. Please use this thread to post anything relating to the Donald Trump Administration and … Continue reading →
Colorado Congressional Candidate Lauren Boebert Appears on Hannity…
by sundance on August 7, 2020 at 4:18 am
Lauren Boebert is a candidate for Colorado CD-03 and represents a voice of familiarity for those who remember the Tea Party movement.Â An ordinary patriotic citizen who stands up and says “I’ll go”, and here she is.Â [WEBSITE Available Here] … Continue reading →
Friday August 7th – Open Thread
by sundance on August 7, 2020 at 4:15 am
Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy Name. Thy kingdom come. THY WILL BE DONE, on earth as it is in heaven. Give us this day our daily bread. And forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those … Continue reading →
You might now be eligible for JobKeeper, even if you weren't before. Here's what you need to know
by Jade Macmillan on August 7, 2020 at 4:06 am
Victoria's coronavirus shutdowns have prompted further changes to the Federal Government's JobKeeper wage subsidy. Here's the latest.
President Trump Remarks at Whirlpool Manufacturing Plant – Video and Transcript…
by sundance on August 7, 2020 at 4:05 am
President Trump delivered a speech on America-First initiatives during a visit to Whirlpool Corporation Manufacturing Plant in Clyde, Ohio. [Video and Transcript Below] . [Transcript] – THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, everybody. Please. Thank you very much. Itâ€™s a great honor … Continue reading →
PM tells Clive Palmer it would be a 'good decision' to pull out of WA border challenge
by Nicolas Perpitch And Eliza Borrello on August 7, 2020 at 3:59 am
Deputy Premier Roger Cook says the Commonwealth â€” which has pulled out of the legal challenge over WA's hard border â€” will not support the State Government's push to have the case reheard.
Federal Government steps away from $100 million Water for Fodder program
by Clint Jasper And Kath Sullivan on August 7, 2020 at 3:56 am
The program that saw the Federal Government pay South Australia to fire up its desalination plant so Murray River irrigators could grow fodder won't see a second round.