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Perseverance: Nasa rover begins key drive to find life on Mars

BBC News2022-05-17 09:52:21.3249798

Perseverance: Nasa rover begins key drive to find life on Mars Author: BBC News
The Perseverance robot climbs a slope that could record evidence of ancient Martian biology. ...Read full article

Hezbollah's coalition loses parliamentary majority in Lebanon's first vote after uprising, financial collapse

CNN2022-05-17 09:24:49

Hezbollah's coalition loses parliamentary majority in Lebanon's first vote after uprising, financial collapse Author: Tamara Qiblawi, Charbel Mallo and Ben Wedeman, CNN
Iran-backed Hezbollah has lost its parliamentary coalition majority in a Lebanese election that delivered significant gains to its rivals as well as to a protest movement that swept the country in a 2019 uprising. ...Read full article

Ethiopia to get $300m World Bank grant for reconstruction

Al Jazeera English2022-05-17 09:24:39

Ethiopia to get $300m World Bank grant for reconstruction Author: Al Jazeera
Fighting in the northern region of Tigray has eased since a unilateral ceasefire was declared by the federal government. ...Read full article

Photos: Ukrainian medics battle to save lives as casualties mount

Al Jazeera English2022-05-17 09:14:37

Photos: Ukrainian medics battle to save lives as casualties mount Author: Al Jazeera
The sheer scale of a front line that stretches for hundreds of kilometres has pushed Ukraine’s resources to the limit. ...Read full article

'Back-alley butchers,' dead women, doctors arrested: What life was like before Roe and what could happen next

USA Today2022-05-17 09:00:57+00:00

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As the U.S. readies for a possible undoing of Roe v. Wade, those who faced abortion pre-1973 fear women will face similar dangers and disparities. ...Read full article

Biden visits Buffalo as racist shooting challenges his calls for unity

The Washington Post2022-05-17 09:00:29

Biden visits Buffalo as racist shooting challenges his calls for unity Author: Matt Viser, Tyler Pager
Biden ran for president blasting the Charlottesville march and pledging to « restore the soul of America. » The racist massacre in Buffalo is a sharp challenge to that promise. ...Read full article

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 83

Al Jazeera English2022-05-17 08:41:08

Russia-Ukraine war: List of key events, day 83 Author: Al Jazeera
As the Russia-Ukraine war enters its 83rd day, we take a look at the main developments. ...Read full article

Musk: Doubt about spam accounts could scuttle Twitter deal

Associated Press2022-05-17 08:32:10

Musk: Doubt about spam accounts could scuttle Twitter deal Author:
LONDON (AP) — Tesla CEO Elon Musk says his deal to buy Twitter can't move forward unless the company shows public proof that less than 5% of the accounts on the social media platform are fake or spam. ...Read full article

Ukraine war: Israel treads careful line as public blames Russia

Al Jazeera English2022-05-17 08:23:59

Ukraine war: Israel treads careful line as public blames Russia Author: Niko Vorobyov
While PM Bennett tries to mediate peace, Israelis with backgrounds in ex-Soviet nations are against Moscow’s invasion. ...Read full article

Pro-Hezbollah bloc loses Lebanese parliamentary majority

Al Jazeera English2022-05-17 08:23:15

Pro-Hezbollah bloc loses Lebanese parliamentary majority Author: Kareem Chehayeb
Hezbollah allies lose seats in parliamentary elections to rivals, as independent candidates make inroads. ...Read full article

Congress holds historic public UFO hearing, as military struggles to understand 'mystery' flying phenomena

Fox News2022-05-17 08:07:16.6056632

Congress holds historic public UFO hearing, as military struggles to understand 'mystery' flying phenomena Author: Fox News
The hearing on what the U.S. government officially calls "Unidentified Aerial Phenomena" (UAP) comes after years of unexplained sightings, primarily by U.S. military personnel, of flying objects, which often had no "discernable" propulsion systems and unusual… ...Read full article

‘Jobs are at stake’: Asia ‘playing catch-up’ on post-COVID travel

Al Jazeera English2022-05-17 08:03:24

‘Jobs are at stake’: Asia ‘playing catch-up’ on post-COVID travel Author: Al Jazeera
Head of global airline body says region falling behind rest of the world on restarting international travel. ...Read full article

Livestreamed carnage: Tech's hard lessons from mass killings

Associated Press2022-05-17 08:02:08

Livestreamed carnage: Tech's hard lessons from mass killings Author: BARBARA ORTUTAY, HALELUYA HADERO and MATT O'BRIEN
These days, mass shooters like the one now held in the Buffalo, N.Y., supermarket attack don’t stop with planning out their brutal attacks. They also create marketing plans while arranging to livestream their massacres on social platforms in hopes of fomentin… ...Read full article

Elon Musk slams Biden: 'The real president is whoever controls the teleprompter'

Fox News2022-05-17 07:52:22.94922

Elon Musk slams Biden: 'The real president is whoever controls the teleprompter' Author: Fox News
Tesla CEO Elon Musk, whose purchase of Twitter remains ongoing, slammed President Biden as an empty suit in a podcast interview Monday and warned that if the government continues printing money, inflation will get worse and the U.S. might follow the path of V… ...Read full article

Ukrainian fighters who defended a steel mill in Mariupol 'fulfilled' mission, officials say: Live Ukraine updates

USA Today2022-05-17 07:00:05+00:00

Ukrainian fighters who defended a steel mill in Mariupol 'fulfilled' mission, officials say: Live Ukraine updates Author:
The Ukrainian military has "fulfilled its combat mission" in Mariupol early Tuesday, Ukrainian officials said, as rescue efforts continue. Updates. ...Read full article

Online posts reveal suspected gunman spent months planning racist attack at a Buffalo supermarket

CNN2022-05-17 06:43:48

Online posts reveal suspected gunman spent months planning racist attack at a Buffalo supermarket Author: Travis Caldwell and Alaa Elassar, CNN
Social media posts by the 18-year-old White man suspected of shooting and killing 10 people at a Buffalo supermarket Saturday reveal he had been planning his attack for months. ...Read full article

Border officials discover 'fully operational' drug tunnel connecting Tijuana to San Diego

Fox News2022-05-17 06:22:20.3878756

Border officials discover 'fully operational' drug tunnel connecting Tijuana to San Diego Author: Fox News
U.S. authorities announced the discovery of an underground tunnel that stretched under the U.S.-Mexico border that was likely used to transport drugs undetected. ...Read full article

Massacre video reopens wounds for missing Syrians' families

Associated Press2022-05-17 06:20:15

Massacre video reopens wounds for missing Syrians' families Author: LUJAIN JO
BEIRUT (AP) — For years, the Siyam family clung to hope they would one day be reunited with their son Wassim, who they believed was being held in a Syrian government prison after he went missing at a checkpoint nearly a decade ago. ...Read full article

Man killed in California church shooting called a hero

Associated Press2022-05-17 06:11:46

Man killed in California church shooting called a hero Author: AMY TAXIN and STEFANIE DAZIO
LAGUNA WOODS, Calif. (AP) — A gunman motivated by hatred against Taiwan chained shut the doors of a California church and hid firebombs before shooting at a gathering of mostly elderly Taiwanese parishioners, killing a man who tackled him, authorities said. ...Read full article

Biden to call shooting 'terrorism,' push gun reform in visit Tuesday to Buffalo

USA Today2022-05-17 06:00:07+00:00

Biden to call shooting 'terrorism,' push gun reform in visit Tuesday to Buffalo Author:
President Joe Biden Sunday said the Justice Department is investigating the shooting as a hate crime and "racially motivated act of white supremacy." ...Read full article

N. Korea's Kim faces 'huge dilemma' on aid as virus surges

Associated Press2022-05-17 05:59:10

N. Korea's Kim faces 'huge dilemma' on aid as virus surges Author: HYUNG-JIN KIM and KIM TONG-HYUNG
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — During more than a decade as North Korea's leader, Kim Jong Un has made “self-reliance” his governing lynchpin, shunning international help and striving instead for domestic strategies to fix his battered economy. ...Read full article

From Vietnam to UK, Hikvision sanctions signal uncharted waters

Al Jazeera English2022-05-17 05:55:21

From Vietnam to UK, Hikvision sanctions signal uncharted waters Author: Liam Gibson
Washington’s reported plans to sanction Chinese tech firm could have ramifications for countless companies worldwide. ...Read full article

Northern Ireland: Could the EU and UK face a trade war?

BBC News2022-05-17 05:52:24.9802209

Northern Ireland: Could the EU and UK face a trade war? Author: BBC News
As tensions build over Northern Ireland, concerns of a trade war between the EU and UK have surfaced. ...Read full article

‘I have to work in 49C or go hungry’

BBC News2022-05-17 05:52:18.1524531

‘I have to work in 49C or go hungry’ Author: BBC News
A brutal heatwave is wreaking havoc on the health and livelihoods of India's working poor ...Read full article

Ingraham: If you can’t beat 'em, use your corporate shills to censor them

Fox News2022-05-17 05:52:17.2776274

Ingraham: If you can’t beat 'em, use your corporate shills to censor them Author: Fox News
The real accomplices: Dems are losing America. Their impulse is to silence opposition, just like China. ...Read full article

The common denominator is mental illness: Former FBI special agent

Fox News2022-05-17 05:52:16.1529084

The common denominator is mental illness: Former FBI special agent Author: Fox News
Former ATF assistant director Rich Marianos and former FBI special agent John Iannarelli discuss the various mass shootings over the weekend on ‘Fox News @ Night.’ ...Read full article

EU Softens Stance in Gas Fight With Russia

Bloomberg2022-05-17 04:56:00+00:00

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How are kids supposed to know what a pronoun is when they’re too busy being taught how racist they are?: Gutfeld

Fox News2022-05-17 04:52:18.6341242

How are kids supposed to know what a pronoun is when they’re too busy being taught how racist they are?: Gutfeld Author: Fox News
Gutfeld and guests discuss a New York Post report on Wisconsin 8th graders being charged with sexual harassment after refusing to refer to a classmate as ‘they’ on ‘Gutfeld!’ ...Read full article

Ukraine latest news: Fighters leaving Mariupol steel works - Ukraine

BBC News2022-05-17 04:37:27.383572

Ukraine latest news: Fighters leaving Mariupol steel works - Ukraine Author: BBC News
Ukraine's defence ministry says 264 fighters, some injured, have left the besieged Azovstal plant. ...Read full article

Democrats always play the blame game unless it benefits them politically: Hannity

Fox News2022-05-17 04:37:22.3937526

Democrats always play the blame game unless it benefits them politically: Hannity Author: Fox News
Sean Hannity recaps the events of the Buffalo shooting and how liberals are using the situation to their political advantage on ‘Hannity.’ ...Read full article

Jordan Peterson announces he is 'departing' from Twitter

Fox News2022-05-17 04:37:21.5083836

Jordan Peterson announces he is 'departing' from Twitter Author: Fox News
Canadian psychologist and bestselling author Jordan B. Peterson announced that he is "departing" from Twitter after finding an "endless flood of vicious insult" on the platform. ...Read full article

War Crimes Watch: Targeting schools, Russia bombs the future

Associated Press2022-05-17 04:18:51

War Crimes Watch: Targeting schools, Russia bombs the future Author: JASON DEAREN, JULIET LINDERMAN and OLEKSANDR STASHEVSKYI
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — As she lay buried under the rubble, her legs broken and eyes blinded by blood and thick clouds of dust, all Inna Levchenko could hear was screams. It was 12:15 p.m. on March 3, and moments earlier a blast had pulverized the school where s… ...Read full article

'Like every other day:' 10 lives lost on a trip to the store

Associated Press2022-05-17 04:17:04

'Like every other day:' 10 lives lost on a trip to the store Author: CAROLYN THOMPSON and MATT SEDENSKY
BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — They were caregivers and protectors and helpers, running an errand or doing a favor or finishing out a shift, when their paths crossed with a young man driven by racism and hatred and inane theories. ...Read full article

Election 2022: Trump's influence over GOP faces fresh tests

Associated Press2022-05-17 04:17:02

Election 2022: Trump's influence over GOP faces fresh tests Author: WILL WEISSERT, MARC LEVY and GARY D. ROBERTSON
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Former President Donald Trump on Tuesday faces the strongest test yet of his ability to shape a new generation of Republicans as GOP primary voters in Pennsylvania and North Carolina decide whether to rally around his hand-picked choice… ...Read full article

Ukraine mounts effort to rescue last fighters at steel mill

Associated Press2022-05-17 04:12:02

Ukraine mounts effort to rescue last fighters at steel mill Author: OLEKSANDR STASHEVSKYI and CIARAN McQUILLAN
KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Efforts were underway Tuesday to rescue the last of the defenders inside the Azovstal steel plant in the ruined city of Mariupol after Ukrainian officials said the fighters had “completed their mission” and there was no way to free the pl… ...Read full article

AP Exclusive: Black Lives Matter has $42 million in assets

Associated Press2022-05-17 04:02:07

AP Exclusive: Black Lives Matter has $42 million in assets Author: AARON MORRISON
NEW YORK (AP) — The foundation started by organizers of the Black Lives Matter movement is still worth tens of millions of dollars, after spending more than $37 million on grants, real estate, consultants, and other expenses, according to tax documents filed … ...Read full article

Ukraine ends bloody battle for Mariupol, evacuates Azovstal fighters

The Washington Post2022-05-17 04:01:10

Ukraine ends bloody battle for Mariupol, evacuates Azovstal fighters Author: Rachel Pannett, Reis Thebault
Hundreds of fighters sheltering in Mariupol's Azovstal plant were evacuated to Russian-held territory after Kyiv struck a cease-fire agreement with Moscow. ...Read full article

Live updates: Russia's war in Ukraine

CNN2022-05-17 04:00:24

Live updates: Russia's war in Ukraine Author: By Rhea Mogul, CNN
Ukrainian forces have completed their "combat mission" in Mariupol, according to the country's military. It comes after hundreds of people were evacuated from a steel plant that was the last holdout in the city. Follow here for live news updates. ...Read full article

Live updates: Russia's war in Ukraine

CNN2022-05-17 04:00:24

Live updates: Russia's war in Ukraine Author: By Rhea Mogul, CNN
Ukrainian forces have completed their "combat mission" in Mariupol, according to the country's military. It comes after hundreds of people were evacuated from a steel plant that was the last holdout in the city. Follow here for live news updates. ...Read full article

The City of London Doesn't Need a Regulatory Reboot

Bloomberg2022-05-17 04:00:00+00:00

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Report: Pregnancy Center Vandalized with Pro-Abortion Messages

Breitbart News2022-05-17 03:35:47

Report: Pregnancy Center Vandalized with Pro-Abortion Messages Author: Paul Bois
A pregnancy center in Baltimore was allegedly vandalized with threatening messages over the weekend during protests against Roe v. Wade. ...Read full article

Ukrainian speaks out after Russian troops buried him alive - CNN Video

CNN2022-05-17 03:22:20.8691226

Ukrainian speaks out after Russian troops buried him alive - CNN Video Author:
CNN's Melissa Bell speaks with a Ukrainian who, along with his brothers, was beaten, shot and buried by Russian soldiers. ...Read full article

NY Gov. Hochul: Buffalo Shooter Racist Snake from Under Rocks Lifted in 2016

Breitbart News2022-05-17 03:06:12

NY Gov. Hochul: Buffalo Shooter Racist Snake from Under Rocks Lifted in 2016 Author: Pam Key
Governor Kathy Hochul (D-NY) said Monday on CNN’s "Don Lemon Tonight" that the mass shooting in a Buffalo grocery store was committed by a racist snake who came from under the rocks lifted up in 2016. | Clips ...Read full article

Sri Lanka down to last day of petrol, new prime minister says

BBC News2022-05-17 02:52:18.0248241

Sri Lanka down to last day of petrol, new prime minister says Author: BBC News
Ranil Wickremesinghe also said the country's central bank will print money to pay government wages. ...Read full article

Tucker: There is no behavior worse than this

Fox News2022-05-17 02:22:14.5718464

Tucker: There is no behavior worse than this Author: Fox News
Fox News host points out how President Biden and Democrats are using race politics to capitalize on the deadly Buffalo shooting on 'Tucker Carlson Tonight.' ...Read full article

FDA, Abbott Nutrition Agree on Plan to Restart Michigan Baby Formula Factory

Breitbart News2022-05-17 01:42:18

FDA, Abbott Nutrition Agree on Plan to Restart Michigan Baby Formula Factory Author: Paul Bois
The FDA has reached an agreement with Abbott Nutrition to restart production at the Michigan baby formula plant. ...Read full article

Parnell: Balance of Power in the Senate ‘Passes Right Through the Heart of Pennsylvania’

Breitbart News2022-05-17 01:29:28

Parnell: Balance of Power in the Senate ‘Passes Right Through the Heart of Pennsylvania’ Author: Ashley Oliver
Sean Parnell forewarned that Democrats would aggressively dig for information to use to attack whoever wins the GOP primary in Pennsylvania. ...Read full article

SCOTUS Strikes Down Campaign Finance Restriction on 1A Grounds

Breitbart News2022-05-17 01:28:16

SCOTUS Strikes Down Campaign Finance Restriction on 1A Grounds Author: Breccan F. Thies
The Supreme Court cited First Amendment concerns when striking down a portion of the McCain-Feingold campaign finance law. ...Read full article

From Neutral to NATO: Finnish Ambassador to US on why Finland wants to Join NATO

Fox News2022-05-17 01:22:21.2589313

From Neutral to NATO: Finnish Ambassador to US on why Finland wants to Join NATO Author: Fox News
The Russians should not be surprised that Finland now wants to join NATO after Russia invaded Ukraine ...Read full article

Poll: Barnette Losing Support, Voters Shifting to McCormick, Sands

Breitbart News2022-05-17 01:19:51

Poll: Barnette Losing Support, Voters Shifting to McCormick, Sands Author: Jordan Dixon-Hamilton
Pennsylvania voters are shifting their support from Kathy Barnette towards David McCormick or Carla Sands on the eve of the Senate GOP primary, according to a poll. ...Read full article

Illegal Alien Charged with Killing Man in Drunken Crash on Mother's Day

Breitbart News2022-05-17 01:08:10

Illegal Alien Charged with Killing Man in Drunken Crash on Mother's Day Author: John Binder
An illegal alien has been accused of killing a man during a drunk driving crash in Wichita, Kansas on Mother's Day. ...Read full article

Turkey threatens to block Finland and Sweden Nato bids

BBC News2022-05-17 01:07:20.2897209

Turkey threatens to block Finland and Sweden Nato bids Author: BBC News
Turkish President Erdogan accused the Nordic nations of harbouring terrorists wanted by Ankara. ...Read full article

DeSantis Signs Law Banning Protests outside Homes

National Review2022-05-17 01:01:20

DeSantis Signs Law Banning Protests outside Homes Author: Zachary Evans
‘Sending unruly mobs to private residences, like we have seen with the angry crowds in front of the homes of Supreme Court justices, is inappropriate.’ ...Read full article

Senate Advances Bill to Give Ukraine Billions in Aid During Inflation

Breitbart News2022-05-17 00:58:04

Senate Advances Bill to Give Ukraine Billions in Aid During Inflation Author: Sean Moran
The Senate voted to advance legislation that would provide $40 billion in aid to Ukraine, while Americans continue to suffer from inflation. ...Read full article

US agrees to ease Trump-era sanctions on Cuba

BBC News2022-05-17 00:52:21.7588066

US agrees to ease Trump-era sanctions on Cuba Author: BBC News
Under the new rules more travel will be permitted to the island and visa processing will speed-up. ...Read full article

Primary Tuesday: Dr. Oz in Pennsylvania, Madison Cawthorn in North Carolina, Idaho and more

USA Today2022-05-17 00:42:55+00:00

Primary Tuesday: Dr. Oz in Pennsylvania, Madison Cawthorn in North Carolina, Idaho and more Author:
GOP and Democratic primaries will include Pennsylvania, North Carolina, Idaho, Oregon and Kentucky. Candidates range from Dr. Oz to Rep. Cawthorn. ...Read full article

Biden Calls for More Cowbell

National Review2022-05-17 00:35:29

Biden Calls for More Cowbell Author: Kyle Smith
Team Biden believes that they can deflect attention from his and their party’s failures by working up some new insult comedy. ...Read full article

Barnette Says She Won't Support McConnell as GOP Senate Leader

Bloomberg2022-05-17 00:23:00+00:00

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A barrage of ‘never-ending gunshots’: Inside the Buffalo massacre

The Washington Post2022-05-17 00:15:43

A barrage of ‘never-ending gunshots’: Inside the Buffalo massacre Author: Marc Fisher, Jacob Bogage, Silvia Foster-Frau
Saturday’s rampage at a grocery store left 13 people shot, 11 of them Black. The gunman killed 10 people. ...Read full article

He says he was tortured by Russian soldiers, shot in the face and buried alive. This is one Ukrainian man's tale of survival

CNN2022-05-17 00:06:20

He says he was tortured by Russian soldiers, shot in the face and buried alive. This is one Ukrainian man's tale of survival Author: Saskya Vandoorne, Melissa Bell and Oleksandra Ochman (CNN)
Mykola Kulichenko struggles to recount a tale he shouldn't be alive to tell. But this Ukrainian man believes he was allowed to cheat death so he might speak for all those who cannot. ...Read full article

US midterm elections- a simple guide

BBC News2022-05-16 23:52:16.9313873

US midterm elections- a simple guide Author: BBC News
Two years after Joe Biden was elected, American voters return to the polls this November. ...Read full article

Sharpton: Trump Mainstreamed 'Hatred' that Opened Pathway for Buffalo Shooter

Breitbart News2022-05-16 23:38:45

Sharpton: Trump Mainstreamed 'Hatred' that Opened Pathway for Buffalo Shooter Author: Pam Key
MSNBC host Al Sharpton said Monday on "Deadline" that former President Donald Trump's rhetoric was the "mainstreaming" of hatred. | Clips ...Read full article

Watch: CNN captures moment secret police find and arrest suspected spy - CNN Video

CNN2022-05-16 23:37:40.4455139

Watch: CNN captures moment secret police find and arrest suspected spy - CNN Video Author:
CNN's Sam Kiley follows Ukraine secret police as they apprehend a suspected spy who allegedly provided Russian forces details about the Ukrainian military. ...Read full article

Video: Finland's president reveals what Putin told him on phone call - CNN Video

CNN2022-05-16 23:37:39.7581851

Video: Finland's president reveals what Putin told him on phone call - CNN Video Author:
Finland's President Sauli Niinistö discusses his phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin after Finland announced their intention to join NATO. ...Read full article

Sweden joins Finland in seeking NATO membership

The Washington Post2022-05-16 23:25:20

Sweden joins Finland in seeking NATO membership Author: Missy Ryan
Putin said Finland and Sweden’s entry into NATO did not represent an imminent danger to Russia, but he warned the same would not be true if NATO staged a military buildup in the two countries. ...Read full article

Republicans are bringing extremism to the mainstream

The Washington Post2022-05-16 22:44:37

Republicans are bringing extremism to the mainstream Author: Dana Milbank
A new study suggests that 1 in 5 GOP state legislators in the U.S. are affiliated with far-right groups. ...Read full article

Biden Imports 35K Foreign Workers for U.S. Jobs, 12M Americans Jobless

Breitbart News2022-05-16 22:31:02

Biden Imports 35K Foreign Workers for U.S. Jobs, 12M Americans Jobless Author: John Binder
President Joe Biden is giving businesses another 35,000 foreign H-2B visa workers to hire for non-agricultural jobs in the United States. ...Read full article

More than 260 Ukraine troops evacuated from Mariupol plant: Kyiv

Al Jazeera English2022-05-16 22:28:17

More than 260 Ukraine troops evacuated from Mariupol plant: Kyiv Author: Al Jazeera
Ukrainian defence official says efforts continue to evacuate remaining soldiers from steel plant in besieged port city. ...Read full article

Asia Stocks Set for Cautious Open on Growth Worry: Markets Wrap

Bloomberg2022-05-16 22:22:36+00:00

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Australia Briefing: How the Election Can Charge Up EVs

Bloomberg2022-05-16 22:20:53+00:00

Australia Briefing: How the Election Can Charge Up EVs Author: Jackie Edwards
Morning all, it’s Jackie here. I don’t know about you, but I’m seeing a lot more electric cars out there on my morning commute. But first... ...Read full article

Only 22 people saw the Buffalo shooting live. Millions have seen it since.

The Washington Post2022-05-16 22:13:14

Only 22 people saw the Buffalo shooting live. Millions have seen it since. Author: Drew Harwell, Will Oremus
The episode shows how little has changed in the three years since a live-streamed rampage at mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, showed how mass shooters can harness leading social platforms to make their carnage go viral. ...Read full article

Wounded Ukrainian forces leave Azovstal steelworks

CNN2022-05-16 22:08:55

Wounded Ukrainian forces leave Azovstal steelworks Author: Tim Lister, Taras Zadorozhnyy, Victoria Butenko, Jack Guy
Hundreds of people have been evacuated from the besieged Azovstal steel plant in Mariupol, many of them gravely wounded, Ukraine said Monday. ...Read full article

The Other Netflix Problem

National Review2022-05-16 22:02:55

The Other Netflix Problem Author: Kyle Smith
Netflix should try making the TV experience a bit more like sipping wine and a bit less like drinking from a fire hose. ...Read full article

Opinion: Putin's useful allies are throwing a wrench in the works

CNN2022-05-16 21:54:39

Opinion: Putin's useful allies are throwing a wrench in the works Author: Opinion by David A. Andelman
David Andelman writes between Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban in the EU and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in NATO, Putin has just enough allies in just enough places to throw a wrench in the efforts of western alliances to thwart his ambitions. ...Read full article

How to Capitalize Politically on Mass Murder

National Review2022-05-16 21:46:56

How to Capitalize Politically on Mass Murder Author: Dan McLaughlin
There will always be those who see in the sensational media coverage only an opportunity. ...Read full article

GOP leaders ought to banish officials who embrace ‘replacement theory’

The Washington Post2022-05-16 21:17:24

GOP leaders ought to banish officials who embrace ‘replacement theory’ Author: Michael Gerson
And Fox News should fire the smiling, public faces of the racist ideology invoked by the Buffalo shooter. ...Read full article

Tencent, Alibaba Look Like Utilities After $1 Trillion Drubbing

Bloomberg2022-05-16 21:00:00+00:00

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House Democrats pump the brakes on gas price gouging bill over lack of support

The Washington Times2022-05-16 20:56:47

House Democrats pump the brakes on gas price gouging bill over lack of support Author: Ramsey Touchberry
Legislation by Democrats that would expand the Federal Trade Commission's powers to investigate whether Big Oil is gouging consumers at the pump hit a snag in the House on Monday evening due to a lack of votes in the full chamber. ...Read full article

Special Section: The Rebellion Podcast

The Washington Times2022-05-16 20:52:29.6028101

Special Section: The Rebellion Podcast Author: The Washington Times https://www.washingtontimes.com
Washington Times Opinion contributor Everett Piper shares his daily insights and analysis on the news of the day. “In times of universal deceit, Truth is the only rebellion left.” ...Read full article

Special Section: The Unregulated Podcast

The Washington Times2022-05-16 20:52:28.650322

Special Section: The Unregulated Podcast Author: The Washington Times https://www.washingtontimes.com
The Unregulated Podcast is hosted by Washington Times columnist, Mike McKenna and Tom Pyle, President of the American Energy Alliance. Each week they dig into the latest in energy, politics, and anything else that is on their minds. ...Read full article

Russia-Ukraine live news: Kyiv says 20 civilians killed in east

Al Jazeera English2022-05-16 20:51:42

Russia-Ukraine live news: Kyiv says 20 civilians killed in east Author: Ali Harb
Ukrainian military says Russian attacks in Donetsk and Luhansk regions hit 42 residential buildings and a school. ...Read full article

Suspect in California Church Shooting Motivated by Anti-Taiwan Sentiment, Police Say

National Review2022-05-16 19:56:37

Suspect in California Church Shooting Motivated by Anti-Taiwan Sentiment, Police Say Author: Zachary Evans
Chou has been jailed and ‘booked on one felony count of murder and five felony counts of attempted murder,’ the sheriff’s office said. ...Read full article

White Americans must speak out against white supremacy

The Washington Post2022-05-16 19:52:03

White Americans must speak out against white supremacy Author: Michele L. Norris
Whites must speak out against racism. Black and brown people cannot defuse a time bomb they did not create. ...Read full article

California Judge Strikes Down Law Requiring Women on Corporate Boards

National Review2022-05-16 19:51:22

California Judge Strikes Down Law Requiring Women on Corporate Boards Author: Brittany Bernstein
The law required publicly held companies in California to have one board member who identifies as a woman by the end of 2019. ...Read full article

Biden administration to lift Trump-era restrictions on Cuba

The Washington Times2022-05-16 18:46:15

Biden administration to lift Trump-era restrictions on Cuba Author: Joseph Clark
The White House on Monday announced sweeping changes to U.S. policy toward Cuba, easing several longstanding restrictions on travel, reinstating a dormant family reunification visa program, and removing restrictions on U.S. money entering the country. ...Read full article

Abbott Nutrition, baby formula maker, won't accept Democrats' blame for shortages

The Washington Times2022-05-16 18:41:54

Abbott Nutrition, baby formula maker, won't accept Democrats' blame for shortages Author: Susan Ferrechio
Democrats, battered with low approval ratings from voters over high inflation and skyrocketing gas prices, are deflecting blame for the latest crisis -- a massive baby formula shortage. ...Read full article

Buffalo shooting: Black Americans describe grief and fear

BBC News2022-05-16 18:37:21.6895989

Buffalo shooting: Black Americans describe grief and fear Author: BBC News
Ten people were killed in Saturday's attack - described by Buffalo's police chief as a racist hate crime. ...Read full article

Store guard confronted Buffalo suspect during March visit, online account says

The Washington Post2022-05-16 18:27:00

Store guard confronted Buffalo suspect during March visit, online account says Author: Jon Swaine, Dalton Bennett
Two months before Payton Gendron allegedly killed 10 people at a supermarket in Buffalo he was confronted by a security guard at the store during a trip on which he compiled detailed plans of the location, according to a document posted online last month by a… ...Read full article

Buffalo shooting sparks debate, finger-pointing over 'great replacement' theory

The Washington Times2022-05-16 17:35:08

Buffalo shooting sparks debate, finger-pointing over 'great replacement' theory Author: Tom Howell Jr.
The White House said Monday the racially motivated mass shooting in upstate New York is "another vivid reminder" of the need to prevent hate-driven terrorism, as President Biden prepares to visit Buffalo in the wake of a tragedy that symbolizes his oft-repeat… ...Read full article

Why Jim Pillen Won in Nebraska

National Review2022-05-16 17:20:17

Why Jim Pillen Won in Nebraska Author: Ian M. Swanson
Washington Beltway media got the state wrong again: Not every election is a referendum on Donald Trump. ...Read full article

The Real Story Behind the House of Gucci

Bloomberg2022-05-16 16:57:49+00:00

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Gutless Media in New Haven

National Review2022-05-16 16:45:22

Gutless Media in New Haven Author: Jack Fowler
Local media fails to cover madness at Yale Law School. ...Read full article

Johnny Depp hit me on honeymoon, says Amber Heard

BBC News2022-05-16 15:52:22.6956129

Johnny Depp hit me on honeymoon, says Amber Heard Author: BBC News
The actress has testified against her ex-husband as his lawyers were due to cross-examine her. ...Read full article

Moscow’s ‘defeat’ as Finland, Sweden move to join NATO

Al Jazeera English2022-05-16 15:07:07

Moscow’s ‘defeat’ as Finland, Sweden move to join NATO Author: Mansur Mirovalev
If both countries join the 30-member security bloc, NATO forces may be right next to the Finnish-Russian border. ...Read full article

House Pro-Choice Caucus rejects 'choice' as Dems struggle with abortion messaging

The Washington Times2022-05-16 14:39:14

House Pro-Choice Caucus rejects 'choice' as Dems struggle with abortion messaging Author: Valerie Richardson
They caved to the left on "woman" and "mother," and now Democrats are prepared to abandon a time-honored triumph of political branding: the word "choice" as shorthand for "abortion." ...Read full article

Mayo Says JPMorgan Needs to Show Discipline Is Still Intact

Bloomberg2022-05-16 13:50:16+00:00

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Buffalo gunman had 'plans to continue his attack,' police say: What we know

USA Today2022-05-16 12:42:21+00:00

Buffalo gunman had 'plans to continue his attack,' police say: What we know Author:
Buffalo police have released the identities of the 10 victims who died in the shooting, among them a security guard hailed as a "hero." ...Read full article

Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan (MBZ): New Era in the UAE

Bloomberg2022-05-16 12:10:35+00:00

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Hillary Clinton supporters among potential jurors frustrate prosecutors in Sussmann case

The Washington Times2022-05-16 11:56:00

Hillary Clinton supporters among potential jurors frustrate prosecutors in Sussmann case Author: Jeff Mordock
Support for Hillary Clinton's 2016 presidential campaign among potential jurors in the trial of former campaign attorney Michael Sussmann frustrated prosecutors as jury selection began Monday. ...Read full article

Supply Chain Latest: China's Lockdowns Squeeze Factories Far and Wide

Bloomberg2022-05-16 11:00:05+00:00

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