Colorado middle school launches probe after teen says teacher TAPED masks to studentsâ€™ faces...
by RT on October 19, 2021 at 4:46 am
A Colorado Springs school district has launched an investigation after a teenage girl there said at least one teacher had forced her and other students to use tape to affix their masks so that they comply with the mask mandate. Read Full Article at RT.com
VT’s Bob Krause Announces for US Senate in Iowa
by VT Editors on October 19, 2021 at 4:22 am
BOB KRAUSE ANNOUNCES FOR SENATE AGAINST CHARLES GRASSLEY Bob Krause of Burlington, currently president of a veteransâ€™ charity, the Veterans National Recovery Center, today announced his candidacy for the Democratic nomination for United State Senate against Charles Grassley. Charles Grassley has served in the US Senate for 41 years and was first elected to public The post VTâ€™s Bob Krause Announces for US Senate in Iowa first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
Bidenâ€™s climate czar & private jet lover John Kerry says US pivot from fossil fuel will...
by RT on October 19, 2021 at 3:52 am
Touting the benefits of the USâ€™s upcoming transition from gas-powered cars to electric vehicles to the Mexican President, US climate envoy John Kerry said that the move would boost the Latin American countryâ€™s auto industry. Read Full Article at RT.com
Chronic pain is surprisingly treatable â€” when patients focus on the brain
by Jim W. Dean, Managing Editor on October 19, 2021 at 2:54 am
by Nathaniel Frank, …with the Washington Post Nathaniel Frank is the director of the What We Know Project at Cornell University, which aggregates scholarly research for the general public. [ Editor’s Note: It was nice to see a good review article over the wide ranging affliction of chronic pain, something with which more than a The post Chronic pain is surprisingly treatable â€” when patients focus on the brain first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
North Korea launches TWO ballistic missiles less than a month after â€˜hypersonicâ€™...
by RT on October 19, 2021 at 2:39 am
Pyongyang has reportedly carried out another weapons test, with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida saying that the reclusive nation launched two ballistic missiles on Tuesday, as cited by Reuters. Read Full Article at RT.com
E. Michael Jones: “Looks like Gordon Duff Is Right, Israel Nuked Beirut”
by Kevin Barrett on October 19, 2021 at 1:37 am
Six protestors against Israel's nuking of Beirut were gunned down by snipers. All in a day's work for the Zionist Dajjal. The post E. Michael Jones: â€œLooks like Gordon Duff Is Right, Israel Nuked Beirutâ€� first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
US envoy to Afghanistan Khalilzad RESIGNS amid reports of upcoming State Department probe into...
by RT on October 19, 2021 at 12:49 am
Washingtonâ€™s top envoy to Afghanistan Zalmay Khalilzad has resigned his post, the State Department said, amid mounting reports that the department will conduct a series of probes into the hasty and chaotic evacuation from Kabul. Read Full Article at RT.com
Ex-NYT editor Bari Weiss goes on CNN to denounce â€˜world gone madâ€™ from wokeness and...
by RT on October 19, 2021 at 12:38 am
Former New York Times opinion editor Bari Weiss drew media attention after telling CNNâ€™s Brian Stelter about censorship and cancel culture, only for him to pretend thatâ€™s not really happening â€“ and if it is, thatâ€™s a good thing. Read Full Article at RT.com
FDA Recommends Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Booster Shot
by Carol Duff, MSN, BA, RN on October 18, 2021 at 11:27 pm
The committee said some J&J recipients might have a stronger immune response by opting to get a Moderna or Pfizer booster instead The post FDA Recommends Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 Booster Shot first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
â€˜All you had to do is let us knowâ€™: Telegram CEO Durov PURGES Snowden impersonator...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 10:54 pm
Upset at Telegram over the â€œinsane garbageâ€� someone impersonating him was posting, NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden complained on Twitter, only to be answered by CEO Pavel Durov, who cleared the problem up within minutes. Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜Gender baptism is not biblicalâ€™: Christian couple seeking to sue UK govt over school...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 9:44 pm
The UK's school guidelines are designed to lure children into transgenderism, a Christian couple seeking to sue the government told RT. Pro-trans activists, however, believe they're using the legal system to push their own agenda. Read Full Article at RT.com
Colin Powell Was a Nice Man Who Helped Destroy Iraq
by Peter Maass on October 18, 2021 at 9:40 pm
As secretary of state in 2003, Powell lied at the United Nations about Iraq having weapons of mass destruction. The post Colin Powell Was a Nice Man Who Helped Destroy Iraq appeared first on The Intercept.
RT visits Russiaâ€™s northernmost town, where people get KNOCKED OVER by Arctic winds and get...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 9:25 pm
Lying on Russia's Northern Sea Route but often inaccessible by land, the far-northeastern town of Pevek is a tough place to live in, but thanks to a unique floating nuclear power plant experiment, it's undergoing an "atomic boom." Read Full Article at RT.com
Â£19k-a-year private school adopts new BLM-inspired class on â€˜white privilegeâ€™ with...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 8:48 pm
A London private school has added to its curriculum a module on â€œwhite privilegeâ€� that includes lessons ranging from public reaction to Meghan Markleâ€™s Royal racism allegations, to why James Bond is always played by a white man. Read Full Article at RT.com
Google doesnâ€™t like being shown inconvenient problems, ex-ethical AI co-lead...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 8:20 pm
Google clamped down on Timnit Gebru, the former co-lead of ethical AI team, because she not only revealed bias in its large language models, but also called for structural changes in the AI field, Gebru told â€˜Going Underground.â€™ Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜World is bigger than fiveâ€™: Turkeyâ€™s Erdogan slams â€˜handful of WW2...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 8:11 pm
The world order is unjust and dominated by a â€œhandful of countriesâ€� that won the Second World War, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has told the parliament of Angola, kicking off a four-day diplomatic blitz in Africa. Read Full Article at RT.com
While Bush & Biden praise the late Colin Powell, â€˜war criminalâ€™ trends on Twitter
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 6:53 pm
The death of General Colin Powell has drawn an outpouring of sympathy and praise from politicians, but social media users made â€œwar criminalâ€� trend instead, having not forgiven Powell for his role in the 2003 invasion of Iraq. Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜We also have feelingsâ€™: Khabib suggests anti-Dagestani stance in coverage of Moscow...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 6:34 pm
Khabib Nurmagomedov has questioned the reporting surrounding a brutal assault on the Moscow Metro, calling out the Russian media for supposedly placing emphasis on the attackers being from Dagestan. Read Full Article at RT.com
Peter Schiff: Stock Up Now! Inflation Could Get Very Ugly
on October 18, 2021 at 5:54 pm
'Because in the future, stuff is going to be in even shorter supply than it is now, but prices are going to be much higher.'
Nine UK schools tell schoolkids to pay for lunch via FACIAL RECOGNITION as opponents warn it...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 5:53 pm
Nine Scottish elementary schools have embraced a pilot plan to deploy facial recognition technology to verify children's school lunch payments, insisting the system is faster and more hygienic, while dodging the privacy issue. Read Full Article at RT.com
Country Music Legend Travis Tritt Boycotts â€œAny Venue or Promoter Mandating Masks, Requiring...
on October 18, 2021 at 5:49 pm
"Iâ€™m speaking out against anyone forcing the vaccines on people who may not want or need them," Tritt wrote online.
Hundreds of Airline Employees Protest Vaccine Mandates at Southwest HQ
on October 18, 2021 at 5:44 pm
Southwest utterly fails to cover up mass worker revolt over Joe Biden's tyrannical mandatory jab edict.
Far-right anti-LGBT group Male State banned in Russia after court brands group...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 5:16 pm
Male State, a far-right, anti-feminist, anti-LGBT group, has been declared an extremist organization and banned across Russia in a landmark court ruling, after its activists targeted women, businesses, and minority groups online. Read Full Article at RT.com
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Excess Deaths During the COVID-19 Pandemic, March to December 2020
by VT Editors on October 18, 2021 at 5:15 pm
An estimated 477,200 excess deaths occurred between March and December 2020 compared with what would have been expected based on 2019 data. Age-standardized excess deaths per 100,000 persons in 2020 among Black, AI/AN, and Latino males and females were 2 to 3 times higher than among White and Asian males and females. The post Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Excess Deaths During the COVID-19 Pandemic, March to December 2020 first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
Biden administration calls for SCOTUS to block Texas anti-abortion law â€“ court filing
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm
The Biden administration has called on the US Supreme Court to block the implementation of Texasâ€™ controversial law banning abortion after six weeks of pregnancy, according to a Monday court filing. Read Full Article at RT.com
EXCLUSIVE: Former Premier of British Columbia Bill Vander Zalm on COVID-19(84) And The Push For...
on October 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm
Politician speaks out and outlines how close we are to facing global communism.
Damning Reports Find Russia Protecting Herself: Put On Your Ushankas!
by VT Editors on October 18, 2021 at 4:58 pm
By Phil Butler for New Eastern Outlook In the news recently, Russia and China are seen as â€œgrippingâ€� Asia at a time when the United States seems to have eased off having the region in her clutches. And other stories Polish military commanders say Vladimir Putinâ€™s legions are out to reclaim a Soviet Empire. And The post Damning Reports Find Russia Protecting Herself: Put On Your Ushankas! first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
NEO: Why Wonâ€™t Joe Biden Withdraw from Syria?
by VT Editors on October 18, 2021 at 4:56 pm
The Biden administration is not ending all â€˜endless wars,â€™ but may be intensifying in ways to keep itself involved in the region. It is through Syria that the US can check Iranian and Russian presence or activity in the Middle East. The post NEO: Why Wonâ€™t Joe Biden Withdraw from Syria? first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
NEO: Lebanon â€“ Far Too Busy at War with Itself: No Time for War with Others
by VT Editors on October 18, 2021 at 4:54 pm
By Henry Kamens for VT and New Eastern Outlook One country that suffers from everything is Lebanon â€“ location, wrong choice of friends, corrupt and inept government, water supply, energy problems and pending social, economic and moral collapse. Many of its problems are self-inflicted, butÂ most othersÂ are the result of the intentional policy of its neighbours The post NEO: Lebanon â€“ Far Too Busy at War with Itself: No Time for War with Others first appeared on Veterans Today | Military Foreign Affairs Policy Journal for Clandestine Services.
Krem de la krem: Putin congratulates Russian eSports stars Team Spirit after they scoop $18 million...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 4:53 pm
President Vladimir Putin has congratulated Russian gamers Team Spirit after they won the prestigious title at The International 10 â€“ the eSports world championship for popular video game Dota 2. Read Full Article at RT.com
Southwest Airlines workers protest against Covid-19 vaccine mandate outside firmâ€™s HQ...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 4:47 pm
Current and former Southwest Airlines staff have gathered outside the companyâ€™s headquarters in Dallas, Texas to celebrate â€œmedical freedomâ€� and called on the airline to ditch its vaccine mandate. Read Full Article at RT.com
Italian riot police fire tear gas, water cannon at anti-Covid health pass protesters blocking...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 4:40 pm
Police in northeastern Italy deployed tear gas and water cannon to disperse protesters staging a sit-in at Trieste port in opposition to the introduction of the countryâ€™s â€˜Green Passâ€™ Covid health document. Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜Normal people boycott Israelâ€™: London bus stop ads in support of...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 4:36 pm
Guerilla bus stop advertisements reading â€œNormal people boycott Israelâ€� went on display in London on Saturday, in solidarity with writer Sally Rooney for what its creators called her â€œprincipled standâ€� against Tel Aviv. Read Full Article at RT.com
Chicago Mayor Lightfoot Says Fraternal Order of Police Attempting to â€œInduce an...
on October 18, 2021 at 4:31 pm
Many Chicago officers still refusing to disclose their vaccination status as city's mandate deadline looms.
Dead Antifa Memberâ€™s Mom Brags About Organizing â€œNight Of Rage & Angerâ€�...
on October 18, 2021 at 4:30 pm
Last week's Portland riot was in memory of deceased comrade
Czech president Zeman unable to fulfil duties, senate speaker reveals, as leader spends 8th day in...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 4:17 pm
The speaker of the Czech upper house has said that the countryâ€™s president Milos Zeman is unable to carry out his duties, having spent a week in intensive care, and is unlikely to return to office in the coming weeks. Read Full Article at RT.com
EMA greenlights new Pfizer-BioNTech manufacturing sites and Covid vaccine formula as it mulls...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 3:53 pm
The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has approved two additional manufacturing sites for the production of Pfizer-BioNTechâ€™s Covid vaccine, as well as a new formula, as it considers rolling out the shots for those aged five to 11. Read Full Article at RT.com
Getting off lightly? England escape with one-match stadium ban & â‚¬100K fine for mass disorder...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 3:48 pm
England have been ordered to play one match behind closed doors and fined â‚¬100,000 by UEFA for the mass unrest which marred the Euro 2020 final against Italy at Wembley in July. Read Full Article at RT.com
Ukrainian opposition leader rejects Zelensky suggestion to escape prosecution & leave for Moscow,...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 3:04 pm
The leader of Ukraineâ€™s largest opposition party, Viktor Medvedchuk, says he does not have Russian citizenship and will not leave the country, despite facing a criminal prosecution in Kiev on charges he has slammed as â€œpolitical.â€� Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜Feministâ€™ bookstore BLASTED for â€˜sexistâ€™ decision to remove books by...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 3:02 pm
A Spanish bookstore that only stocks works by women authors has come under fire over â€œsexismâ€� and â€œcensorshipâ€� for deshelving novels by Carmen Mola â€“ after it emerged that the name was a pseudonym adopted by three male writers. Read Full Article at RT.com
New Jan 6 Footage Shows Police Opening Doors of Capitol to Peaceful Protesters
on October 18, 2021 at 3:00 pm
DOJ fought to hide footage that contradicts establishment narrative against pro-Trump supporters.
Paula Badosa: Meet the Spanish star starting to make good on â€˜new Sharapovaâ€™...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:54 pm
Paula Badosa picked up the biggest prize of her career by triumphing against Victoria Azarenka at Indian Wells on Sunday, in the latest sign that the Spaniard is finally living up to comparisons with Russian icon Maria Sharapova. Read Full Article at RT.com
EU risks becoming â€˜centrally managedâ€™ as â€˜dangerous phenomenonâ€™ of...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:49 pm
Polandâ€™s prime minister has penned a letter to the European Union warning that the bloc is at risk of becoming a â€œcentrally managed organism, run by institutions deprived of democratic controlâ€�. Read Full Article at RT.com
First bitcoin futures ETF ready to debut on Wall Street
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:48 pm
A bitcoin-linked exchange-traded fund (ETF) will officially be listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on Tuesday under the ticker â€˜BITOâ€™, ProShares fund has announced. Read Full Article at RT.com
Man arrested over sending death threat to Labour MP after he pleaded for people to be kinder in the...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:43 pm
Police have arrested a 76-year-old over allegations of sending a death threat to Labour MP Chris Bryant, who had pleaded for people to be kinder to politicians after Tory MP Sir David Amess was murdered at a constituency meeting. Read Full Article at RT.com
Global shipping chaos to last â€˜for another 18 months,â€™ as UK port works â€˜flat...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:42 pm
Braemar Shipping Services chief executive James Gundy has warned that the ongoing container backlog caused by a â€œcongestion situationâ€� at ports around the world could continue â€œfor another 18 monthsâ€� amid supply-chain disruption. Read Full Article at RT.com
European gas prices surge 20% after cooling down to $980 per 1,000 cubic meters
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:42 pm
Gas prices in Europe have topped $1,300 per thousand cubic meters on Monday after declining to almost $980 in earlier trading on Londonâ€™s ICE exchange. Read Full Article at RT.com
â€˜Head of a state-run smuggling ringâ€™: German FM Maas slams Belarusâ€™ Lukashenko...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:41 pm
With increasing numbers of migrants stuck in no-manâ€™s-land on the border between Belarus and the EU, the German foreign minister has hit out at Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko, accusing him of running a smuggling ring. Read Full Article at RT.com
Russia isnâ€™t trying to divide Europe, but prefers to deal with sovereign states directly...
by RT on October 18, 2021 at 2:05 pm
Russia is seeking partners within the EU to build prosperous trade relations with, the Kremlin has insisted, arguing that Moscow poses no risk to other countries, and just wants engage with them as sovereign, independent nations. Read Full Article at RT.com
Liberals Triggered After Fox Reporter Claims â€˜Vaccine Concerns Raisedâ€™ by Fully-Vaxxed...
on October 18, 2021 at 1:20 pm
Leftists rush to defend Big Pharma after Fox News reporter questions long-term Covid vaccine effectiveness.
Qantas charged for standing down cleaner who had COVID-19 concerns about planes from China
by Paige Cockburn on October 19, 2021 at 4:52 am
Qantas is facing criminal action for standing down a health and safety representativeÂ who spoke up about COVID-19 risks and instructed some workers to stop cleaning planes from China at the start of the pandemic.
Suspect in Norway attack used 'stabbing weapon' not bow and arrow to kill, say police
on October 19, 2021 at 4:48 am
Police say five people killed in a small Norwegian town last week were all stabbed to death and not shot with a bow and arrows as initially suspected.
SA public servant took advantage of children's poverty to exploit them sexually, court hears
by Claire Campbell on October 19, 2021 at 4:43 am
A retired senior public servant of 45 years preyed on the economic disadvantage of young children in the Philippines, forcing them to perform sex acts for him online,Â or starve,Â an Adelaide court hears.
WA border restrictions with Queensland to ease on Friday
by Rhiannon Shine on October 19, 2021 at 4:19 am
WA is set to soften its border with Queensland on Friday when the state will be reclassified as 'very low risk', meaning travellers will no longer need to quarantine.Â
October 19th – 2021 Presidential Politics – Resistance Day 273
by Sundance on October 19, 2021 at 4:19 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 JoeBama Administration and Presidency. “This is no small thing, to restore a republic after it has fallen into corruption. The post October 19th – 2021 Presidential Politics – Resistance Day 273 appeared first on The Last Refuge.
October 19th – Open Thread
by Sundance on October 19, 2021 at 4:12 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 who trespass against us. And lead us not into temptation, but DELIVER US FROM EVIL. The post October 19th – Open Thread appeared first on The Last Refuge.
Melbourne community group received $75,000 of taxpayer funds, which its leader pocketed most of,...
by Bridget Rollason on October 19, 2021 at 3:56 am
A corruption inquiry hears the Mayor of a Melbourne council successfully lobbied for state government grants to be given toÂ the Somali Australian Council Of Victoria, a "recruiting ground" for the Labor Party.
Australian Premier Promises to Keep Unvaccinated People Locked Out of Economy into 2022, And Warns...
by Sundance on October 19, 2021 at 3:52 am
In the state of Victoria, Australia, Premier Daniel Andrews again affirmed his intent to keep all unvaccinated citizens isolated, marginalized and locked out of the economy deep into 2022.Â Simultaneously, Andrews warns the vaccinated citizens that if they attempt to avoid any booster shots, as determined by the state, the vaccinated will join the unvaccinated The post Australian Premier Promises to Keep Unvaccinated People Locked Out of Economy into 2022, And Warns Vaccinated Citizens They Too Will Be Locked Down if They Attempt to Avoid Booster Shots appeared first on The Last Refuge.
Arbitrum extends lead over Optimism as Uniswap posts record volume on L2
by Cointelegraph By Martin Young on October 19, 2021 at 3:51 am
DeFi users appear to be choosing Arbitrum over Optimism for scaling as Uniswapâ€™s layer-two volume presses into record highs.
Waiting for a new car? Blame the 'devastating' invasive stink bug
by Lucy Stone and Rebecca Levingston on October 19, 2021 at 3:42 am
Australians waiting months for new cars in the midst of a global partsÂ shortage may have to waitÂ even longer, as cargo shipsÂ are fumigated off-shore to kill an invasive stink bug.
Chief Minister says he is worried about vulnerable groups, not those who could lose jobs in wake of...
by Steve Vivian on October 19, 2021 at 3:28 am
Criticism of the NT government's vaccine mandate has come from as far away as Texas, in the US, but the Chief Minister says the legal directionÂ is essential for theÂ protection ofÂ the territory's most vulnerable.
No COVID-19 cases in NSW Central West for three days
by Joanna Woodburn on October 19, 2021 at 3:18 am
The New South Wales Central West is yet to record a case of COVID-19 this week, but the region's health chief is warning the crisis is far from over.
George Burgess sentenced after smashing phone during road rage incident
by Tim Fernandez on October 19, 2021 at 3:03 am
The St George Illawarra playerÂ has been put on a good behaviour bond after he pleaded guilty to destroying a man's phone in Wollongong.
Analysts predict Valkyrie will launch Bitcoin Futures ETF this week
by Cointelegraph By Brian Quarmby on October 19, 2021 at 3:03 am
Bloomberg ETF analysts are predicting Valkyrieâ€™s futures-based Bitcoin ETF will commence trading this week.
Beyond the yellow skivvy, Emma Watkins used her platform on the Wiggles to connect Australians
by Michael Doyle on October 19, 2021 at 3:02 am
The Emma Watkins era of The Wiggles is coming to an end, but her impact will be felt for years to come.Â
Xi Jinping 'took a page out of Mao's playbook' in China's repression of Uyghurs, research finds
by Max Walden on October 19, 2021 at 3:01 am
China is reshaping how people "act and speak" in its Xinjiang region, a new report finds, amid accusations of genocide against its indigenous Uyghur population.
Amateur diver recovers 'crusader sword' from Mediterranean seabed
on October 19, 2021 at 2:59 am
An amateur diver finds aÂ sword, believed to have belonged to a crusader who sailed to the 'Holy Land' almost a millennium ago, on the Mediterranean seabed.
Shane Tuck's widow criticises probe into the Richmond footballer's death at age 38
by Danny Tran on October 19, 2021 at 2:40 am
Lawyers representing Katherine Tuck say it's "unlikely" she will continue to be involved inÂ a coronial investigation into her husband's suicide after raising concerns about how he was treated during his time with the club.
Djokovic could miss Australian Open with unvaccinated players unlikely to get visa
on October 19, 2021 at 2:28 am
World number one Novak Djokovic won't disclose his vaccination status, which Victoria Premier Daniel Andrews saysÂ could have ramifications for his Australian Open involvement.
SA Liberal Party denies calling new Speaker a 'liar' during polling in defector's electorate
by Eugene Boisvert on October 19, 2021 at 2:13 am
The Liberals have been surveying residents of the Adelaide Hills seat of Kavel about whether local MP Dan Cregan is still trustworthy after he defected from the party and then took up the position of Speaker with the support of Labor.
You can get international proof of vaccinations from today â€” but there's a catch for those...
on October 19, 2021 at 2:10 am
The day Australians can travel overseas is creeping closer, and from today you can set up a key part of your trip â€” an international vaccine certificate.
Hunter vaccination rates surge as COVID cases drop
by Ben Millington on October 19, 2021 at 2:02 am
The Hunter has recorded its lowest number of COVID cases this month and more than 75 per cent of the population is now fully vaccinated.
Reopening schools led to a spike in COVID cases overseas â€” but one thing has been proven to...
on October 19, 2021 at 1:30 am
New research in the United States has found school reopening was associated with an increase in COVID-19 cases and deaths. But this was mostly the case where masks weren't required.
'We have 12 days': Palaszczuk says time is running out for COVID unvaccinated to get protected
by Kate McKenna on October 19, 2021 at 1:12 am
Queensland records no new locally acquired COVID-19 cases as officials urge the 400,000 people in the state yet to be vaccinated to act immediately now that border controls on the virus are set to ease.
Ghana to explore offline transactions for upcoming CBDC
by Cointelegraph By Inigo Vaca on October 19, 2021 at 12:51 am
Offline CBDC functionality will help bring financial services to Ghanans who lack access to bank accounts or an internet connection.
Search for missing four-year-old girl resumes as wild weather eases near WA campsite
by James Carmody and Evelyn Manfield on October 19, 2021 at 12:50 am
The land search for Cleo Smith resumesÂ after it was temporarily suspended due to extreme weather, four days after the four-year-old girl disappeared from her family's tent north of Carnarvon in WA's north-west.
'It's utterly devastating': Mother of 16yo boy allegedly murdered over pair of headphones breaks...
by Mark Reddie on October 19, 2021 at 12:49 am
The mother of a teenage boy who was allegedly killed over a pair of headphones in DoonsideÂ has described her son as "a kind person with a happy spirit".
Sausage sizzles to encourage COVID-19 vaccine uptake in SA
on October 19, 2021 at 12:42 am
While only 58 per cent of the SA's eligible population has been doubled vaccinated, the state government is hoping to snag hesitant South Australians by offering them free sausagesÂ at more than 20 health clinics thisÂ weekend.
Comedy of errors sees Melbourne entertainment venues vanish from city's reopening plan
by Matilda Marozzi on October 19, 2021 at 12:37 am
The owner of a CBD comedy venue says a mistake that saw entertainment venues included in Friday's reopening plan and then removed has been devastating for staff and patrons.
Shooting club at centre of Berejiklian corruption probe was given 'low funding priority', ICAC hears
by Jamie McKinnell on October 19, 2021 at 12:35 am
A corruption inquiry has heard a funding request for a Wagga Wagga shooting centre championed by Gladys Berejiklian's former secret boyfriend was given "low priority" five years before it received $5.5 million.
The stars of Scotland, PNG and Oman to watch for during the T20 World Cup
by AndrÃ© Leslie on October 19, 2021 at 12:34 am
While the first round of the men's T20 World Cup includesÂ several cricketing minnows, there are some outstandingÂ players involvedÂ who could give some of the powerhouse nations a scare.
Chicago Mayor Creates Her Own Science, Proclaims Vaccinated People Cannot Carry COVID-19 Virus in...
by Sundance on October 19, 2021 at 12:27 am
Remember the baseline: In order to retain their Marxist ideological objectives, radical leftists must always pretend not to know things.Â Part of the process of ‘not knowing’ is making up things that are exactly the opposite…. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot held a press conference today as hundreds of police officers will likely be fired effective The post Chicago Mayor Creates Her Own Science, Proclaims Vaccinated People Cannot Carry COVID-19 Virus in Effort to Rebuke Police Officers appeared first on The Last Refuge.
Arbitrage botâ€™s spam attack on the Polygon network generated $6,800 per day
by Cointelegraph By Jordan Finneseth on October 18, 2021 at 11:30 pm
An arbitrage bot managed to turn 14 ETH to 218.5 ETH simply by spamming the Polygon network for 120 days.
Beltway Speculation Mitch McConnell and Nancy Pelosi May Step Down
by Sundance on October 18, 2021 at 10:30 pm
Yesterday Maria Bartiromo opened her Sunday talk show with a note that beltway speculation is stirring about House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell possibly stepping down.Â WATCH: While there’s nothing specifically cited to support Ms. Bartiromo’s statement as a DC insider and member of the Council on Foreign Relations, there has The post Beltway Speculation Mitch McConnell and Nancy Pelosi May Step Down appeared first on The Last Refuge.
Mudrex launches DeFi mutual fund model for retail investors
by Cointelegraph By Tom Farren on October 18, 2021 at 9:45 pm
The crypto firm is expected to offer investment options for DeFi and NFT assets.
Hereâ€™s why analysts are saying â€˜No FOMOâ€™ ahead of Bitcoinâ€™s ETF launch
by Cointelegraph By Jordan Finneseth on October 18, 2021 at 9:35 pm
The upcoming launch of a BTC ETF has bulls proclaiming that a $100,000 Bitcoin price is imminent, but several analysts warn that a sharp short-term pullback could also occur.
US Treasury says it must 'modernize and adapt' to digital currencies
by Cointelegraph By Turner Wright on October 18, 2021 at 9:31 pm
"Digital assets and payments systems could harm the efficacy of our sanctionsâ€� if left unchecked, the Treasury said.
Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, 84, Dies From COVID Complications During Cancer Treatment...
by Sundance on October 18, 2021 at 8:49 pm
Former Secretary of State Colin L Powell, 84, has died from COVID-19 complications while battling a blood cancer myeloma -which lowered his immune system- and was then complicated by a COVID-19 infection.Â Family FB Statement: It has been well reported that Colin Powell had multiple myeloma blood cancer, a cancer that forms in plasma cells The post Former Secretary of State Colin Powell, 84, Dies From COVID Complications During Cancer Treatment – Powell Was Fully Vaccinated appeared first on The Last Refuge.
Bulls target $100 Filecoin (FIL) after data points to improving fundamentals
by Cointelegraph By Marcel Pechman on October 18, 2021 at 8:45 pm
FIL might be more than 70% away from its all-time high, but derivatives data shows traders are steadily building leveraged positions.
Bitfury CEO confirms IPO considerations are part of expansion plans
by Cointelegraph By Helen Partz on October 18, 2021 at 7:30 pm
In 2018, Bitfury raised $80 million from investors like Michael Novogratzâ€™s Galaxy Digital at a $1 billion valuation.
Price analysis 10/18: BTC, ETH, BNB, ADA, XRP, SOL, DOT, DOGE, LUNA, UNI
by Cointelegraph By Rakesh Upadhyay on October 18, 2021 at 7:30 pm
Altcoins are selling off ahead of this weekâ€™s Bitcoin ETF launch, perhaps a sign that traders are anxious about this historic listing.
Interactive Brokers launches crypto trading in US for four tokens
by Cointelegraph By Turner Wright on October 18, 2021 at 6:30 pm
U.S.-based financial advisers with Interactive Brokers are now able to recommend cryptocurrency investments to their clients.
Ankr Network, Stacks and Kadena rally while most altcoins cool off
by Cointelegraph By Jordan Finneseth on October 18, 2021 at 6:20 pm
ANK, STX and KDA took a different path than most altcoins by posting double-digit gains over the past 24 hours.
Rarible introduces zero-cost NFT minting feature
by Cointelegraph By Tom Farren on October 18, 2021 at 6:00 pm
The platform is seeking to lower the Ethereum gas fees that restrict many investors in the emerging nonfungible token market.
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by Sundance on October 18, 2021 at 5:52 pm
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Bitcoin RSI strength suggests BTC price is still far from its cycle top
by Cointelegraph By William Suberg on October 18, 2021 at 5:30 pm
Sentiment may be in "extreme greed" territory, but math-based metrics continue to leave the door open for further Bitcoin price gains.
Tokens.com acquire 50% stake in virtual real-estate firm Metaverse Group
by Cointelegraph By Tom Farren on October 18, 2021 at 5:15 pm
The Metaverse Group HQ is based in Crypto Valley, a virtual space in Decentraland.
How blockchain technology can pave the way to a new future, explained
by Cointelegraph By Lisa Gibbons on October 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm
Mass adoption of privacy-preserving computation might become a significant improvement for blockchain.
NYAG directs 2 crypto firms to shut down, investigates 3 others
by Cointelegraph By Turner Wright on October 18, 2021 at 4:53 pm
The regulator "will not hesitate to take whatever actions are necessary against any company that thinks they are above the law," said Letitia James.
This Ethereum price chart pattern suggests ETH can reach $6.5K in Q4
by Cointelegraph By Yashu Gola on October 18, 2021 at 4:35 pm
The upside outlook appears as ETH price eyes a breakout above its five-month-old resistance trendline.