Category: Global

57 años después del asesinato de Kennedy, las pistas en México se agotan

La mayoría de las teorías de conspiración que rodean el asesinato del expresidente estadounidense John F. Kennedy han sido refutadas. Kennedy no fue asesinado por un dispositivo de gas activado por extraterrestres o por el padre del actor Woody Harrelson.…

ARIA Awards: Sampa The Great Delivers Epic Takedown Of Racism In The Music Industry

Channel 9Sampa the Great performs at the ARIAs on Wednesday night. Sampa the Great called out systemic racism in the music industry on Wednesday night during her ARIA Awards performance filmed in Botswana.  The Melbourne-based artist, who was born in…

Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine is cheaper than Pfizer’s and Moderna’s and doesn’t require supercold temperature

The biopharmaceutical company AstraZeneca has released data on what is now the third promising vaccine candidate against COVID-19 – and it has several advantages over those of its competitors, Pfizer and Moderna. On Monday, AstraZeneca released interim analysis of its…

How Biden and Kerry could rebuild America’s global climate leadership

John Kerry helped bring the world into the Paris climate agreement and expanded America’s reputation as a climate leader. That reputation is now in tatters, and President-elect Joe Biden is asking Kerry to rebuild it again – this time as…

Former Home And Away Star Johnny Ruffo’s Brain Cancer Returns

Former ‘Home and Away’ actor Johnny Ruffo has revealed his brain cancer has returned.  On Tuesday evening the 32-year-old Australian actor and singer informed his Instagram followers of the news after first having the disease between 2017 and 2019.  “After an unexpected…

How George Washington used his first Thanksgiving as president to unite a new country

On Thursday, Nov. 26, 1789, George Washington woke early. Assisted by his enslaved valets – William “Billy” Lee and the young Christopher Sheels – he powdered his hair, put on his favorite black velvet suit, tied his white neckwear and…

Hong Kong: Joshua Wong pleads guilty in protest at trial | DW News

Hong Kong’s pro-democracy activist Joshua Wong pleaded guilty on Monday to all charges related to his involvement in protests that took place in June 2019. He was joined by two other known activists — Ivan Lam and Agnes Chow —…

New Jersey Lawmaker Pushes To Disbar Rudy Giuliani For Deceitful, ‘Absurd’ Election Cases

New Jersey Democratic Representative Bill Pascrell has filed a complaint with New York’s attorney disciplinary officials, calling for the disbarment of Rudy Giuliani for “fraud” and “deceit” in his actions attempting to overturn the presidential election without any justification. “Mr Giuliani…

Hughesy’s Airport Video Shows The Pure Happiness Of NSW And Victoria Border Reopening

A media scrum surrounding celebrities has been an unlikely scene at Sydney Airport this year.  But as New South Wales and Victoria reopened borders on Monday, after more than four months, media and groups gathered at airports and border crossings…

Trump slams Paris Climate Accord in his last G20 appearance | G20 Riyadh

Leaders of the world’s wealthiest countries are wrapping up their online G20 summit, hosted by Saudi Arabia in Riyadh. US President Donald Trump defended his environmental record, and justified his decision to pull out of the international Paris climate agreement.…

G20 2020: Coronavirus pandemic dominates Riyadh summit | DW News

Leaders of the world’s wealthiest countries are meeting online for a G20 summit hosted by Saudi Arabia. The virtual gathering is dominated by efforts to end the coronavirus pandemic and deal with its economic fallout. A draft declaration shows the…

Nagorno-Karabakh: Armenians say goodbye as Azeri troops move in | DW News

Azerbaijan says its troops have begun entering areas surrounding the disputed territory of Nagorno Karabakh, which were once home to Armenian separatists. That was before a Russian-brokered peace deal ended weeks of bloody fighting, with separatists then giving up much…

How Germany’s Angela Merkel has stayed in power for so long | UNPACKED

Many people don’t remember a Germany that wasn’t run by Angela Merkel. Germans go to the polls again in late 2021, and Angela Merkel has already announced she won’t run again. With no clear successor, a power vacuum is brewing…

Saudi Arabia faces calls to boycott G20 over human rights abuses | DW News

The G20 summit of the twenty wealthiest nations and other major emerging powers is hosted by Saudi Arabia this year. But the country has repeatedly faced international criticism over human rights concerns. Ahead of the online forum, members of the…