Brittney Griner Announces Birth of Son: Less than two years after her release from a Russian penal colony, the W.N.B.A. center and two-time Olympic gold medal ...
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Brittney Griner Announces Birth of Son
Quick Glance: Brittney Griner Announces Birth of Her Son
  • Less than two years after her release from a Russian penal colony, W.N.B.A. center and two-time Olympic gold medal winner Brittney Griner revealed that her son was born on July 8.

  • During an interview on "We Need To Talk", Griner, 33, shared details about her son's birth on July 8, weighing 7 pounds, 8 ounces.

  • Griner and her spouse expressed their excitement about the pregnancy on social media platforms. Despite her disappointment at leaving her newborn for the 2024 Olympics, Griner mentioned that "he'll understand".

  • The birth announcement coincided with the release of Griner’s memoir, "Coming Home", which narrates her experiences in a Russian penal colony and her comeback to basketball.
Bruce Springsteen has amassed a substantial fortune over six decades—which Forbes estimates to be worth $1.1 billion—singing about his blue-collar roots ... Show more

Bruce Springsteen Is Now A Billionaire
Quick Glance: Forbes estimates wealth at $1.1 billion: Bruce Springsteen is apparently a billionaire
  • Bruce Springsteen has been estimated as a billionaire by Forbes magazine.

  • In 2021, he sold his entire music catalog to Sony for around $500 million.

  • Despite health issues, Springsteen continues to plan large, lucrative tours.

  • Internationally known as 'The Boss', Springsteen has millions of fans.
Trump shooting live updates: Photos show suspect 1 hour before shooting: One spectator was killed and two were hurt in Saturday's shooting.
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Trump shooting live updates: Photos show suspect 1 hour before shooting
Quick Glance: Trump sustains 2 cm-wide gunshot wound to ear, as described by former physician
  • After former President Donald Trump was grazed by a bullet at a rally, he was treated at Butler Memorial Hospital before being released later that night.

  • A recent communication from Rep. Ronny Jackson (R-Texas), who previously served as Trump's physician, revealed that Trump underwent a CT scan and sustained a 2 cm-wide wound to his ear.

  • The shooter, identified as 20-year-old Thomas Matthew Crooks, was killed by Secret Service snipers immediately after firing from a building just 400 feet from Trump.

  • Jackson, who examined Trump at his residence in Bedminster, New Jersey, wrote that it was an absolute miracle Trump wasn't killed.
Trump says he ‘took a bullet for democracy’: Former President Trump said on Saturday that he “took a bullet for democracy” after he was shot in the ear during an ...
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Trump says he ‘took a bullet for democracy’
Donald Trump held his first campaign rally since he escaped an assassination attempt a week ago, telling a crowd in Michigan ... Show more

Trump mocks Democrats, insults Pelosi, in first campaign rally since assassination attempt | Reuters
Elon Musk Says He’s Moving X and SpaceX Headquarters to Texas: The tech mogul cited California’s new transgender rights law as “the final straw” for moving out ...
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Elon Musk Says He’s Moving X and SpaceX Headquarters to Texas
Quick Glance: Elon Musk Announces Relocation of X and SpaceX Headquarters to Texas
  • Elon Musk is planning to move the headquarters of X and SpaceX to Texas due to changing laws in California.

  • Relocating corporate headquarters may initially seem symbolic, but if employees move, it can have significant implications for states like California, as their budgets depend on taxing highly skilled tech workers.

  • Musk has repeatedly criticized California's regulations and personally relocated to Texas to avoid high taxes.

  • Musk publicly expressed his disapproval of a new law in California that prohibits schools from compelling teachers to disclose a student's gender identity, gender expression, or sexual orientation without the student's consent.
Vance slams Harris in first rally with Trump: Former President Trump and Sen. JD Vance (R-Ohio) campaigned together for the first time as a part of the newly ...
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Vance slams Harris in first rally with Trump
In a fractured Royal Family, Prince William and George's show at the UEFA Euro final was a tonic
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In a fractured Royal Family, Prince William and George's show at the UEFA ...
Energized crowd greets Harris at Provincetown fundraiser: Defending Joe Biden and ripping into Donald Trump, Kamala Harris got one of her most roaring responses ...
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Energized crowd greets Harris at Provincetown fundraiser
Vance calls on Biden to resign: ‘If you can’t run, you can’t serve’ : Republican vice presidential nominee Sen. JD Vance (Ohio) called on President Biden to ...
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Vance calls on Biden to resign: ‘If you can’t run, you can’t serve’ 
Prince Harry Protecting Meghan Markle Goes Viral: Prince Harry's move to shield Meghan Markle from the British media went viral on TikTok.
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Prince Harry Protecting Meghan Markle Goes Viral
Members of a previously uncontacted tribe make contact with a team of researchers near the Envira river
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Members of a previously uncontacted tribe make contact with a team of ...
Student Protests in Bangladesh Turn Deadly: What to Know: Seventeen people have been killed in violent clashes between the police and students protesting a quota ...
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Student Protests in Bangladesh Turn Deadly: What to Know
Quick Glance: Bangladesh army intervenes as police fire on demonstrators
  • Soldiers were patrolling Bangladeshi cities to quell civil unrest, with police firing on protesters during a government curfew.

  • The violence this week has killed at least 115 people, posing a challenge to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's government.

  • The army has been deployed nationwide, and a curfew will remain in effect until at least Sunday morning.

  • Authorities imposed a nationwide internet shutdown, severely affecting communication, with major newspapers and state broadcaster offline.
Lou Dobbs, Racist and Xenophobic Fox News Star, Dies: Lou Dobbs died Thursday at the age of 78. Dobbs spent two decades at CNN before becoming one of Fox News’s ...
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Lou Dobbs, Racist and Xenophobic Fox News Star, Dies
Quick Glance: Lou Dobbs, Fox Business Host, Passes Away at 78
  • Conservative political pundit and cable TV host Lou Dobbs has passed away at the age of 78. He was a prominent figure on Fox Business Network.

  • Dobbs was an early and vocal supporter of Donald Trump during his presidential campaign and tenure. Trump praised Dobbs as a talented journalist and loyal friend.

  • Having spent over two decades at CNN before transitioning to Fox Business, Dobbs' show 'Lou Dobbs Tonight' was known for addressing key issues affecting the American populace.

  • Despite some controversies in his career, Dobbs was recognized for his commitment to truth and strong opinions. His passing was mourned by Fox News Media and former colleagues.
Israeli jets strike Houthi targets in Yemen after Tel Aviv attack: At least 80 people were wounded, most with severe burns, in airstrikes that targeted oil ...
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Israeli jets strike Houthi targets in Yemen after Tel Aviv attack
Bangladesh army enforces curfew as student-led protests spiral : Bangladesh soldiers patrolled Dhaka’s deserted streets on Saturday amid a curfew to quell deadly ...
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Bangladesh army enforces curfew as student-led protests spiral
Quick Glance: Escalation of violence in Bangladesh student protests despite curfew
  • Police imposed a strict curfew across Bangladesh and military forces patrolled parts of the capital Saturday to quell further violence after days of clashes over the allocation of government jobs left several people dead and hundreds injured. The curfew follows what was likely the deadliest day yet in the weeks of protests. There were varying reports on the number of casualties on Friday.

  • The students, protesting for weeks, intensified their actions as violence erupted Tuesday, posing the biggest challenge to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina since her fourth consecutive term win in January. The situation was described as 'extremely volatile,' with hundreds to possibly thousands injured across the country.

  • The protests are backed by the main opposition party of Bangladesh, promising to organize their own demonstrations. The government had previously suspended job quotas, but in June, the Supreme Court reinstated them, leading to further tensions. Hasina has called for...

  • The chaos in Bangladesh's governance and economy, along with the frustration of youths struggling to find good jobs after graduation, are highlighted by the current events. The protesters demand an end to a quota system for government jobs in favor of veterans from the 1971 independence war, advocating for a merit-based selection process.
Biden's campaign hangs in the balance as his ability to win back skeptical Democrats is tested
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Biden's campaign hangs in the balance as his ability to win back ...
Quick Glance: Republicans optimistic for Trump's victory
  • Republicans are confident about Trump's victory in November after the convention in Milwaukee.

  • Democrats are in a tough spot, urging Biden to step down and doubting his ability to govern.

  • Trump faces many political issues, but the Republican camp believes in his win.

  • Republicans are eyeing to win traditionally Democratic states and are confident heading into the campaign.
Strong start from Luis Ortiz, big hits from Andrew McCutchen and Oneil Cruz lift Pirates to series victory over Phillies
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Strong start from Luis Ortiz, big hits from Andrew McCutchen and Oneil ...
Grassroots group holds ‘Pass the Torch’ rally outside White House: Pass the Torch, a new grassroots group calling for Biden to step out of the 2024 presidential ...
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Grassroots group holds ‘Pass the Torch’ rally outside White House
Palestinians are winners by just being at Paris Games, say athletes: The presence of Palestinian athletes at the Paris Olympic Games is already a major victory ...
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Palestinians are winners by just being at Paris Games, say athletes
Clintons privately urge donors to keep giving to Biden as long as he remains presumptive nominee
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Clintons privately urge donors to keep giving to Biden as long as he ...
First the vulture died, then the man: A prime example of the disappearance of even very common species is the vulture extinction in India ...
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First the vulture died, then the man
‘LET ME BE CLEAR’: As Democrats debate over whether Biden should be their candidate, Vice President Harris had a call with the party’s top donors ... Show more

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Trump on Whitmer: ‘I’d like to run against her’: Former President Trump said on Saturday he wanted to run against Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer (D) as some ...
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Trump on Whitmer: ‘I’d like to run against her’
German man likely cured of HIV after stem cell transplant in first-of-its kind case
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German man likely cured of HIV after stem cell transplant in first-of-its ...
VP Harris hits fundraising trail amid ongoing calls for Biden to leave race: The crisis-in-confidence in Biden's ability to win has placed a huge spotlight on ...
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VP Harris hits fundraising trail amid ongoing calls for Biden to leave ...
Quick Glance: VP Harris Presses for Biden Reelection Amid Calls to Step Down
  • U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris pushed for President Joe Biden's reelection at a fundraiser in Massachusetts, despite pressure from Democrats and donors seeking an end to his campaign.

  • Harris emphasized the hard work needed to win the election and avoided addressing calls for Biden to drop out of the 2024 race.

  • The fundraiser attracted 1,000 attendees and raised over $2 million, with celebrities like Jennifer Coolidge, Billy Porter, and Darren Criss in attendance.

  • The crisis surrounding Biden's candidacy and the spotlight on Harris, seen as the likely replacement if he steps down, have intensified amid doubts over Biden's ability to secure victory or fulfill his duties for another term.
Dr. Fauci Downplays Donald Trump’s Wound From Assassination Attempt as ‘Superficial’
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Dr. Fauci Downplays Donald Trump’s Wound From Assassination Attempt as ...
‘Tide has turned’ on Harry and Meghan: In the vein of you can’t keep baby in the corner, you can’t dump Tom Cruise in a supporting role ...
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‘Tide has turned’ on Harry and Meghan
Chip Roy calls to defund Secret Service after Trump assassination attempt: Rep. Chip Roy (R-Texas) called for the Secret Service to be defunded after the recent ...
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Chip Roy calls to defund Secret Service after Trump assassination attempt
Elon Musk's X fights Twitter subpoenas in Jeffrey Epstein accuser case: A case between two of Jeffrey Epstein's accusers is being held up by X fighting a crucial ...
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Elon Musk's X fights Twitter subpoenas in Jeffrey Epstein accuser case
SHOW OF SUPPORT: Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg praised former President Trump’s reaction after being shot, saying “as an American ... Show more

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Quick Glance: Mark Zuckerberg's Praise for Trump and Plans for Facebook
  • Mark Zuckerberg praised Donald Trump for his response to an assassination attempt, despite past conflicts, and expressed plans to depoliticize Facebook.

  • Despite ongoing tensions, Zuckerberg rules out involvement in the elections and foresees Facebook playing a diminished role in the future.

  • Zuckerberg embraces competition in social media, while Trump shifts his stance on TikTok, advocating for competition in the industry.

  • Zuckerberg's positive stance towards Trump and intentions for Facebook contrast with the evolving dynamics in the social media and political landscapes.
Lesbian-gay city festival in Berlin-Schöneberg: These are the first photos: This weekend the queer community in Berlin-Schöneberg invites you to a mega party ...
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Lesbian-gay city festival in Berlin-Schöneberg: These are the first photos
Trump and Zelensky speak as election hangs over U.S. aid to Ukraine: A Trump victory could herald an abrupt shift in U.S. foreign policy in the region.
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Trump and Zelensky speak as election hangs over U.S. aid to Ukraine
Quick Glance: Trump and Zelensky discuss Future of Ukraine
  • Former President Donald Trump and Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky discussed the future of the war in Ukraine with the U.S. presidential race looming.

  • Highlighting the contrasting positions of Trump and Biden on the war in Ukraine, and the election's significance for U.S. policy towards Ukraine and Russia.

  • Zelensky and Trump emphasized the importance of support for Ukraine in their statements following the conversation, discussing steps towards achieving lasting peace.

  • Zelensky pushed for continued support from allies globally and stressed the foreign policy stakes of the U.S. election, while Putin set conditions for ending the war in Ukraine that were rejected by Zelensky.
Kara Swisher knocks Trump’s RNC speech as ‘off the rails’: Tech journalist Kara Swisher criticized former President Trump’s keynote speech closing out the ...
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Kara Swisher knocks Trump’s RNC speech as ‘off the rails’
Bangladesh Orders Curfew to Quell Deadly Protests: For weeks, university students have been protesting a quota system for government jobs ...
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Bangladesh Orders Curfew to Quell Deadly Protests
U.K. Foreign Secretary Addresses Calling Trump a ‘Neo-Nazi-Sympathizing Sociopath’
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U.K. Foreign Secretary Addresses Calling Trump a ‘Neo-Nazi-Sympathizing ...
Quick Glance: Lammy Finds Common Ground with JD Vance Through Christianity and Class
  • David Lammy emphasized being in contact with Donald Trump's controversial candidate, JD Vance, citing their shared working-class background and Christian beliefs.

  • Vance signaled a significant policy shift for the US by stating that US soldiers would only be sent to war in emergencies.

  • Lammy has been trying to build bridges with senior Republicans, noting that the European Political Community summit is a starting point for discussions, not negotiations.

  • The Foreign Secretary highlighted Labour's aim to enhance trade relations, establish a veterinary agreement for freer import/export of farm products, and reach a mutual agreement on professional qualifications, while a decision on reinstating funding to the UN Palestinian refugee agency is pending.
Biden hits Trump over RNC speech: ‘What the hell was he talking about?’: President Biden took to social media Friday evening to blast former President Trump over ...
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Biden hits Trump over RNC speech: ‘What the hell was he talking about?’
Saban Field at Bryant-Denny Stadium approved to honor Alabama football coach: Nick Saban will officially be honored this fall as the namesake of the Alabama ...
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Saban Field at Bryant-Denny Stadium approved to honor Alabama football ...
The Democrats’ communications strategy for Trump is collapsing: Democrats aren’t losing because they can’t communicate, but they are failing to close their ...
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The Democrats’ communications strategy for Trump is collapsing
Sheila Jackson Lee, outspoken Texas congresswoman, dies at 74: The long-serving Democrat, a champion of African American and women’s rights ...
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Sheila Jackson Lee, outspoken Texas congresswoman, dies at 74
Quick Glance: Sheila Jackson Lee, Political Champion, Dies at 74
  • Prominent Black congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee from Texas died on July 19 at a hospital in Houston at the age of 74.

  • Jackson Lee, an advocate for equality, voting rights, and criminal justice reform, was first elected to Congress in 1994.

  • She played a key role in recognizing Juneteenth as a federal holiday and worked to expand the Violence Against Women Act.

  • Critics accused her of seeking attention, mistreating staff, facing high turnover rates, and an unsuccessful mayoral run in Houston.
'No way to call': Bangladeshis in UAE fear for families' safety amid deadly protests back home - News | Khaleej Times
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'No way to call': Bangladeshis in UAE fear for families' safety amid ...
Quick Glance: Bangladeshi Expats in UAE Concerned for Families Amid Home Protests
  • On the morning of July 19, Bangladesh awoke to assess the aftermath of the deadliest day of ongoing student protests, which involved the burning of government buildings and implementation of a nationwide internet blackout.

  • Communication links faced significant disruptions, leading to television news channels halting broadcasts and severe impacts on international phone calls and internet connections.

  • Residents of Bangladesh in the UAE became increasingly worried as violent confrontations between protesters and police escalated in their home country. The disruption of communication channels and the complete shutdown of the internet nationwide added to the anxiety.

  • The government refrained from immediate comments on the severed communications on Friday but disclosed that the police in Dhaka, the capital, had indefinitely prohibited all public gatherings and processions.
Christina Sandera, Clint Eastwood's longtime partner, dies at 61: Reports: Christina Sandera, Clint Eastwood's girlfriend, has reportedly died ...
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Christina Sandera, Clint Eastwood's longtime partner, dies at 61: Reports
Quick Glance: Christina Sandera, Clint Eastwood's Partner, Passes Away at 61
  • Clint Eastwood's longtime partner, Christina Sandera, has passed away at the age of 61.

  • Sandera and Eastwood had been in a relationship since 2014, attending various events together.

  • Eastwood recently completed his 40th film, Juror No 2, portraying a man serving as a juror in a murder trial.

  • In a 2014 interview, Eastwood emphasized the diversity of stories he wants to tell, regardless of age.
J. D. Vance's Hillbilly Excuses: J. D. Vance champions the narrative he once attacked.
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J. D. Vance's Hillbilly Excuses
James Corden reveals script for final Gavin and Stacey episode is finished: Actor tells Virgin Radio he feels ‘very emotional’ after completing writing of sitcom ...
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James Corden reveals script for final Gavin and Stacey episode is finished
The ICJ Ruling Confirms What Palestinians Have Been Saying for 57 Years: Israel’s occupation of Palestinian territories is illegal, a form of apartheid ...
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The ICJ Ruling Confirms What Palestinians Have Been Saying for 57 Years
Quick Glance: Top U.N. Court Rules Israel's Occupation of West Bank, East Jerusalem Unlawful
  • The top United Nations court in the Hague declared Israel's 57-year occupation of the West Bank and East Jerusalem 'unlawful' and called on Israel to cease its presence in the occupied territories, including dismantling Israel settlements there and paying reparations.

  • The advisory decision by the International Court of Justice, although not legally binding, is expected to have limited practical implications in the West Bank and East Jerusalem, home to an estimated 700,000 Israelis.

  • This landmark decision by the ICJ marks a significant blow to Israel's international standing, as it was the first time the court had expressed an opinion on the legality of Israel's occupation.

  • Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu rejected the ruling, denouncing its rationale as 'lies.' Netanyahu emphasized that 'the Jewish people are not conquerors in their own land.'
Indian family perishes in Abbasiya apartment fire after return from Kerala: KUWAIT CITY, July 20: In a tragic incident on Friday, a Keralite family lost their ...
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Indian family perishes in Abbasiya apartment fire after return from Kerala
Adidas apologizes for Bella Hadid shoe ad following criticism from Israeli government
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Adidas apologizes for Bella Hadid shoe ad following criticism from Israeli ...
Quick Glance: Adidas Removes Bella Hadid from Campaign Referencing 1972 Munich Olympics
  • Adidas has dropped model Bella Hadid from an advertising campaign that drew criticism from Israel over its reference to the 1972 Munich Olympics.

  • The campaign was for the retro SL72 shoe, inspired by a design from 1972 event where the Palestinian Black September group took Israeli athletes hostage.

  • The German sports brand announced that it would be revising the remainder of the campaign with immediate effect.

  • Hadid, whose father is Palestinian, has repeatedly publicly criticized the Israeli government and supported Palestinians over the years.
Bill Gates says Elon Musk will 'talk about whatever he feels like': Bill Gates complimented Elon Musk's contributions to electric vehicles but said he hopes the ...
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Bill Gates says Elon Musk will 'talk about whatever he feels like'
Bangladesh quota protests: Internet and mobile services cut off: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina’s government has announced a nationwide curfew across Bangladesh ...
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Bangladesh quota protests: Internet and mobile services cut off
Quick Glance: Protesters Storm Prison in Bangladesh, Death Toll Surpasses 100 from Anti-Quota Clashes
  • Student protesters in Bangladesh stormed a prison, freeing possibly hundreds of inmates and held rallies in Dhaka despite police bans and an internet shutdown. The death toll from unrest this week exceeded 100 as protests against a quota system for state jobs continued.

  • This week's clashes claimed at least 105 lives, posing a significant challenge to Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina's autocratic government after her 15-year tenure.

  • Student protesters raided a jail in Narsingdi, freed inmates, and set the facility ablaze. Police prohibited public gatherings in Dhaka to prevent further violence.

  • In defiance of an internet blackout and bans on gatherings, protests against the quota system persisted, demanding Sheikh Hasina's immediate resignation and blaming the government for the killings.
Fans call for Ed Sheeran to be 'cancelled' after Johnny Depp selfie: Ed Sheeran and Russell Crowe have raised a few online eyebrows after posting a photo ...
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Fans call for Ed Sheeran to be 'cancelled' after Johnny Depp selfie
Trump rallies euphoric supporters to an 'incredible victory' on accepting Republican nomination
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Trump rallies euphoric supporters to an 'incredible victory' on accepting ...
Moulton says Vance ‘doesn’t exactly uphold Marine values’: Rep. Seth Moulton (D-Mass.) said that fellow Marine Corp veteran Sen. JD Vance (R-Ohio) ...
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Moulton says Vance ‘doesn’t exactly uphold Marine values’
‘It’s war now’: As Bangladesh quota protests escalate, what’s next?: The websites for PM Hasina’s office, Bangladesh’s central bank have been hacked amid a ...
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‘It’s war now’: As Bangladesh quota protests escalate, what’s next?
Quick Glance: Bangladesh Quota Protests Escalate: Looking Ahead
  • A telecommunications blackout cut off Bangladesh from the world on Friday, as the country of 170 million people faced mounting violence following days of intense protests and clashes between students and security forces.

  • To quell the unrest, authorities on Thursday cut off mobile and internet services. According to the monitoring group NetBlocks, the South Asian country has experienced a complete nationwide internet blackout for more than 16 hours.

  • Authorities released a statement accusing protesters of setting fire to and vandalizing buildings, including police and government offices. This also involved the Dhaka headquarters of state broadcaster Bangladesh Television (BTW), which has been offline since.

  • After the government's appeal, the country's Supreme Court suspended the High Court's reintroduction of quotas. August 7 has been set as the date for the court to hear the government's challenge against the High Court decision.
Bagley Cartoon: Angels in America: Check out Pat Bagley's latest cartoon: Angels in America
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Bagley Cartoon: Angels in America
Kid Rock performed at the RNC. And the internet, well, had feelings about it.: Kid Rock's performance during the final night of the RNC in Milwaukee drew ...
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Kid Rock performed at the RNC. And the internet, well, had feelings about ...
Quick Glance: Controversy Surrounding Kid Rock's RNC Performance
  • Singer and rapper Kid Rock performed at the final night of the Republican National Convention.

  • The reactions started early on during Kid Rock's rehearsals.

  • Many drew comparisons with other musicians.

  • The term "cringe" was commonly used, along with strong language.
Members of President Joe Biden’s family have discussed what an exit from his campaign might look like, according to two people familiar with the discussions ... Show more

Biden's family starts discussing his possible exit plan from the 2024 race
Most Democrats think Kamala Harris would make good president, AP-NORC poll shows: As President Joe Biden faces a growing drumbeat of pressure to drop his ...
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Most Democrats think Kamala Harris would make good president ...
Quick Glance: AP-NORC Poll: Majority of Democrats Support Kamala Harris for President
  • A poll by the AP-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research found that about 6 in 10 Democrats believe Kamala Harris would do well as President.

  • While Americans overall are more skeptical of Harris as President, about three-quarters of Democrats have a positive view of her.

  • Some Democrats view Harris as a better candidate than Joe Biden, believing she can handle the demands of the office more effectively.

  • Harris is more favored by Black Americans and women compared to white or Hispanic adults, while men tend to have a less favorable opinion of her.
Lewis Hamilton praises Ralf Schumacher after former F1 driver publicly identifies as gay
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Lewis Hamilton praises Ralf Schumacher after former F1 driver publicly ...
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Many Who Want Biden To Drop Out Aren't Interested In Harris
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Many Who Want Biden To Drop Out Aren't ...
Imagine your kid's friend's dad ends up being Davante Adams(h/t @Netflix)
“She is probably going to lead the game in rebounds. I expect that out of her, that’s just what she does.”
Republicans should take the lead in cooling down heated rhetoric: They are right to call for greater civility in politics, but they should start by cleaning up ...
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Republicans should take the lead in cooling down heated rhetoric
Vietnam’s Communist Party Chief Nguyen Phu Trong Has Died Aged 80: Nguyen Phu Trong, Vietnam’s Communist Party chief and the country’s most powerful official ...
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Vietnam’s Communist Party Chief Nguyen Phu Trong Has Died Aged 80
Pressure mounts on Biden to step aside as more Democrats ask him to end his campaign
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Pressure mounts on Biden to step aside as more Democrats ask him to end ...
Biden Says He Will Resume Campaigning Next Week Amid Calls To Drop Out: Some top Democrats suggested Biden could be convinced to exit the race soon as he ...
forbes.com/sites/tylerroush/2024/07/19/biden-says-he-will-resume-campaigning-next-week-amid-calls-to-drop-out/
Biden Says He Will Resume Campaigning Next Week Amid Calls To Drop Out
Popular chisanyama 'Eyadini' is now a depot: The late Jabulani Zama, known as Jigga Money, built Eyadini Lounge from scratch in 2009.
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Popular chisanyama 'Eyadini' is now a depot
Biden pans Trump’s ‘dark vision,’ stands firm in race: President Biden on Friday said that former President Trump offered a “dark vision for the future” during ...
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Biden pans Trump’s ‘dark vision,’ stands firm in race