Brittney Griner announces birth of first child: 'He is amazing': Brittney Griner and wife Cherelle Griner welcomed their son on July 8, the Phoenix Mercury star ...
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Brittney Griner announces birth of first child: 'He is amazing'
Quick Glance: Joyful Arrival: Brittney Griner and Wife Cherelle Become Parents
  • In an interview with CBS Sports on July 19, the 33-year-old basketball player revealed that she and her wife Cherelle welcomed a baby boy on July 8.

  • Griner mentioned that she lovingly refers to their son as 'Pops,' weighing 7 pounds and 8 ounces.

  • Despite mixed emotions about leaving her newborn during important competitions, Griner will represent Team USA.

  • The couple met during their time at Baylor University and have overcome challenging times together.
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.
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 ...
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
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.
'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.
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.
Israel should evacuate settlements, pay reparations, ICJ says : Israel described the request for the court to weigh in as biased and an “abuse of international ...
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Israel should evacuate settlements, pay reparations, ICJ says
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.'
IDF says it has struck several Houthi targets in Yemen in response to attacks : The Israeli army says it has struck several Houthi targets in western Yemen on ...
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IDF says it has struck several Houthi targets in Yemen in response to ...
Quick Glance: Israel Targets Houthi Sites in Yemen After Tel Aviv Attack
  • In response to a deadly drone attack in Tel Aviv, Israel targeted sites in Yemen linked to the Iran-backed Houthi militia on Saturday.

  • Focused on gas, oil, and electricity facilities described as military by Israel, the airstrikes occurred in the area of the Red Sea port of Hodeidah.

  • The Houthi militia has launched over 200 missiles and drones at Israel in recent months, leading to an escalation.

  • To counter the attacks on Red Sea shipping, the United States and Britain have engaged in strikes on hundreds of Houthi targets in Yemen and shared intelligence with Israel for months.
Jay Slater’s Disappearance on Tenerife Spurs Online Sleuths and Speculation: Jay Slater disappeared on the Spanish island of Tenerife last month ...
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Jay Slater’s Disappearance on Tenerife Spurs Online Sleuths and ...
Windows 3.1 saves the day during CrowdStrike outage — Southwest Airlines scrapes by with archaic OS
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Windows 3.1 saves the day during CrowdStrike outage — Southwest Airlines ...
Companies, airlines scramble to recover after global IT outage disrupts business worldwide
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Companies, airlines scramble to recover after global IT outage disrupts ...
Quick Glance: CrowdStrike IT Outage Impacts 8.5 Million Windows Devices
  • Experts warn of potential cybercriminal disruption following the global IT outage.

  • CrowdStrike CEO encourages vigilance while Microsoft reports 8.5 million Windows devices affected.

  • The outage disrupted thousands of flights, banking, healthcare, and payment systems.

  • Airports are recovering, but disruptions continue as airlines work to mitigate the impact.
Bangladesh imposes shutdown as death toll from student protests mounts: Communications blackout persists as deadly crackdown on demonstrators continues in the ...
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Bangladesh imposes shutdown as death toll from student protests mounts
Quick Glance: Bangladesh enforces curfew amid rising death toll from student protests
  • Bangladesh enforced a nationwide curfew to suppress student-led demonstrations against government job quotas, with military personnel and police patrolling the largely deserted streets of the capital, Dhaka.

  • Authorities reported dozens killed and several thousand injured this week, with the Dhaka Medical College Hospital confirming 27 bodies received on Friday, bringing the death toll to 110 people.

  • Soldiers set up checkpoints following the government's curfew order to quell the protests fueled by economic insecurity, while a near total internet blackout remains in place as part of the crackdown on student protesters.

  • The ongoing protests, sparked by a court order to reinstate a job quota, have escalated into violence amid economic struggles, with many citizens expressing frustration and opposition to the government.
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.
Huge Microsoft Outage Linked to CrowdStrike Takes Down Computers Around the World
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Huge Microsoft Outage Linked to CrowdStrike Takes Down Computers Around ...
ACDP warns Ramaphosa of ‘God’s punishment’ as ICJ says Israel must ‘end occupation’ of Palestinian territories
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ACDP warns Ramaphosa of ‘God’s punishment’ as ICJ says Israel must ‘end ...
Quick Glance: ACDP Warns Ramaphosa of 'God's Punishment' as ICJ Orders Israel to End Occupation of Palestinian Territories
  • ACDP warns President Cyril Ramaphosa of 'God's punishment' as ICJ finds Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories illegal.

  • Eight months after South Africa started its legal battle against Israel, wanting the Jewish state to be charged with genocide for the deaths of thousands of Palestinians, the ACDP has repeated its warning to President Cyril Ramaphosa that he could suffer from 'God's punishment' for the decision.

  • Speaking during the opening of parliament debate, ACDP deputy president Wayne Thring, citing crime statistics, warned Ramaphosa and the ANC of 'God's punishment' for taking Israel to court.

  • The ICJ found Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories to be illegal and mandated the international community to take action to end the occupation and the gross violations of international humanitarian and human rights law perpetrated by Israel against the Palestinian people.
Israel attacks in Yemen - retaliation for Houthi attack: The Israeli army has bombed targets in Yemen in response to an attack by the Houthi militia ...
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Israel attacks in Yemen - retaliation for Houthi attack
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 Responds to Controversy Over Bella Hadid Shoe Collection
  • Adidas responded to backlash for a sneaker collaboration with model Bella Hadid, linked to deaths during the 1972 Olympics.

  • The company announced a new campaign with Hadid, who is Palestinian, for their classic SL 72 sneakers released the same year as the 1972 Olympics.

  • In a statement to Newsweek, an Adidas spokesperson apologized for any upset or distress caused by the campaign.

  • Prior to Hadid's statement, many social media users criticized the company and model over the shoe.
Israeli fighter jets strike Yemen's Houthi-held port city of Hodeidah, military says
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Israeli fighter jets strike Yemen's Houthi-held port city of Hodeidah ...
US urges people to reconsider travel to Bangladesh amid 'civil unrest' - News | Khaleej Times
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US urges people to reconsider travel to Bangladesh amid 'civil unrest' - ...
Handout photo shows members of an uncontacted Amazon Basin tribe and their dwellings during a flight over the Brazilian state of Acre along the border with ...
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Handout photo shows members of an uncontacted Amazon Basin tribe and their ...
What happened to Ben Needham? The 33 year missing boy case: Ben Needham was just 21 months old when he vanished on the Greek island of Kos on July 24, 1991.
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What happened to Ben Needham? The 33 year missing boy case
At least 13 killed in Israeli airstrikes on Nuseirat camp in central Gaza: At least 13 people were killed in Israeli airstrikes on homes in the Nuseirat camp in ...
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At least 13 killed in Israeli airstrikes on Nuseirat camp in central Gaza
CrowdStrike CEO has twice been at center of global tech failure: CrowdStrike CEO George Kurtz was the CTO of McAfee in 2010 when another security update caused ...
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CrowdStrike CEO has twice been at center of global tech failure
Paul Hollywood is right: Don’t refrigerate bread: The “Great British Baking Show” judge told TikTok viewers that you shouldn’t store bread in the refrigerator ...
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Paul Hollywood is right: Don’t refrigerate bread
This Viral Video Of A Teacher's Rant Right Before Officially Retiring Has Been Seen Over A Million Times — Here Are The Reasons Why She Can 'No Longer Deal' In ...
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This Viral Video Of A Teacher's Rant Right Before Officially Retiring Has ...
Aviation: Boeing - Almost 44,000 aircraft needed by 2043: After the standstill during the coronavirus pandemic, air traffic is back in full swing ...
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Aviation: Boeing - Almost 44,000 aircraft needed by 2043
Israel's settlement policy is illegal according to the International Court of Justice
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Israel's settlement policy is illegal according to the International Court ...
Erik ten Hag says former interim boss Ralf Rangnick was “absolutely right” about Manchester United needing “open-heart” surgery 👀🩻
Bangladesh soldiers out in force as PM cancels foreign trip: DHAKA: Soldiers were out in force Saturday in cities around Bangladesh after another day of lethal ...
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Bangladesh soldiers out in force as PM cancels foreign trip
Trump says he had ‘a very good phone call’ with Zelensky, discussed Russia-Ukraine war
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Trump says he had ‘a very good phone call’ with Zelensky, discussed ...
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.
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
Student-led protests over a job quota system in Bangladesh are met with police violence and a communications shut-down.
Trump speaks to Zelensky, pledges to 'end the war' with Russia
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Trump speaks to Zelensky, pledges to 'end the war' with Russia
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.
Olympic Surfing: A visual guide for the 2024 Paris (Tahiti) venue: Here's all you need to know about the surfing competition in the 2024 Summer Olympics in ...
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Olympic Surfing: A visual guide for the 2024 Paris (Tahiti) venue
Quick Glance: Paris' Rich Olympic History Unveiled
  • Paris hosted the Summer Olympics in 1900 and 1924.

  • The 1900 Games were peculiar and barely accepted as part of the Olympic canon.

  • The 1924 Games introduced the Olympic motto and a 50-meter swimming pool with painted lanes on the bottom.

  • Colombes stadium, built on a former horse-racing track, had a famed life and is still used for Olympic field hockey events today.
‘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.
At least 40 Haitian migrants killed in boat fire: They were heading for Turks and Caicos, the International Organization for Migration said.
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At least 40 Haitian migrants killed in boat fire
Quick Glance: Tragedy at Sea: Fire Claims Lives of Haitian Migrants
  • A tragic incident occurred off the northern coast of Haiti as a boat caught fire, claiming the lives of at least 40 Haitian migrants, as reported by the International Organization for Migration (IOM) on Friday.

  • The ongoing security challenges have exacerbated a humanitarian crisis in a country plagued by entrenched poverty and where approximately half of the population suffers from acute hunger.

  • According to the IOM, over 86,000 migrants have been forcibly repatriated to Haiti by neighboring countries this year.

  • Amid escalating violence, many Haitians have turned to the sea to seek refuge, embarking on perilous journeys on unstable boats or other makeshift vessels ill-suited for such voyages.
9 burning questions we have for 'The Acolyte' Season 2: Darth Plagueis, Yoda, and many, many more.
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9 burning questions we have for 'The Acolyte' Season 2
Quick Glance: Star Wars: The Acolyte - Disappointment and Criticism
  • Star Wars: The Acolyte disappoints fans despite high expectations. The series has received poor ratings and is labeled as the worst-rated Star Wars series.

  • Critics' ratings contrast with those of fans, who mainly have issues with the story development and direction. Despite positive aspects, the series fails in execution and understanding the Star Wars brand.

  • The series is criticized for its high production costs and lack of a compelling storyline. Despite success on Disney Plus, true fans may continue to be disappointed.

  • The individuals in charge, including Leslye Headland and Kathleen Kennedy, are held accountable for the disappointment. The future of Star Wars series remains uncertain, and fan expectations are divided.
What if Biden drops out of the US election campaign?: According to media reports, Biden's withdrawal from the US election campaign is becoming more likely ...
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What if Biden drops out of the US election campaign?
Dublin: Protest against planned accommodation for asylum seekers escalates: In the future, around 500 asylum seekers will be accommodated in a former factory in ...
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Dublin: Protest against planned accommodation for asylum seekers escalates
Bangladesh student protests: Fresh violence erupts; govt websites hacked - News | Khaleej Times
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Bangladesh student protests: Fresh violence erupts; govt websites hacked ...
'Too Hot to Handle' cast: Meet Joao, Bri, Chris and other 'serial daters' looking for love
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'Too Hot to Handle' cast: Meet Joao, Bri, Chris and other 'serial daters' ...
Install this wallpaper on your Mac to celebrate ‘Blue Screen of Death Day’: A worldwide Windows debacle occurred on Friday. Find out how you can install the BSOD ...
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Install this wallpaper on your Mac to celebrate ‘Blue Screen of Death Day’
Quick Glance: Celebrate 'Blue Screen of Death Day' with this wallpaper on your Mac
  • A faulty Windows security update crashed Windows computers worldwide, displaying the infamous Windows Blue Screen of Death.

  • Mac users can install the BSOD as a wallpaper to mock their Windows-using coworkers or friends.

  • Affected PCs are completely disabled, showing only the Blue Screen of Death. Fixes require Safe mode and manual file deletion.

  • For those needing help changing the Mac wallpaper, Apple Support offers guidance on easily customizing images as backgrounds.
Bangladesh: Protesters set light to state broadcaster: Protesters have set fire to the headquarters of Bangladesh's main state broadcaster BTV with "many ...
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Bangladesh: Protesters set light to state broadcaster
The UN’s highest court says Israel's occupation of Palestinian territories and settlements are illegal emphasizing on Israel's obligations including paying ... Show more

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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 ...
Trump’s epic week began with cheating death: Donald Trump may not have changed in the past week, but the presidential race clearly has.
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Trump’s epic week began with cheating death
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.
Summer TV game shows, ranked from worst to first: Summer TV is full of game shows, and you can ignore "Quiz With Balls" and "Lucky 13" in favor of stalwarts like ...
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Summer TV game shows, ranked from worst to first
Sweltering heat in Germany: weather service warns of extreme temperatures: It's going to be hot in Baden-Württemberg: According to the German Weather Service ...
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Sweltering heat in Germany: weather service warns of extreme temperatures
Quick Glance: Heat Warning in Baden-Württemberg: Extreme Temperatures Expected
  • On Saturday, the 35-degree mark could be reached between Karlsruhe and Mannheim.

  • Six districts in the southwest are at the highest heat warning level.

  • Over 80% of Germany is marked with a high warning level.

  • A cold front is expected on Sunday, bringing showers and thunderstorms.
Hospitals Around the World Are Struggling in the Aftermath of the Great IT Meltdown
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Hospitals Around the World Are Struggling in the Aftermath of the Great IT ...
Bangladesh in communications blackout as job quota protests turn deadly: DHAKA: Bangladesh went into a nationwide communications blackout on Friday following ...
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Bangladesh in communications blackout as job quota protests turn deadly
Biden sticks to his candidacy: "Looking forward to hitting the campaign trail next week"
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Biden sticks to his candidacy:
Barcelona fans raising funds in TikTok for Williams signing: Barcelona fans have been contributing symbolic amounts of money to the club's official TikTok ...
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Barcelona fans raising funds in TikTok for Williams signing
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.
Rihanna Announces Fenty Beauty Partnership With The 2024 Olympics: Rihanna's Fenty Beauty is joining forces with the Olympic and Paralympic Games to celebrate ...
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Rihanna Announces Fenty Beauty Partnership With The 2024 Olympics
Japanese Gymnast Sent Home From Olympics For Violating Team Smoking Ban: Nineteen-year-old Shoko Miyata, who serves as captain of the women's artistic gymnastics ...
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Japanese Gymnast Sent Home From Olympics For Violating Team Smoking Ban
Quick Glance: Gymnastics: Japan women's captain Shoko Miyata to depart France over smoking issue
  • Shoko Miyata, the captain of Japan's women's artistic gymnastics team for the Paris Olympics, is reportedly set to leave the team due to allegations of smoking.

  • The Japan Gymnastics Association is investigating the situation and is expected to send Miyata back from their training camp in Monaco, casting uncertainty on her Summer Games participation.

  • Miyata was absent from a media-opened training session on Wednesday, with JGA's development head stating that her absence was due to 'certain reasons'.

  • Her potential absence would be a significant setback for the team aiming to achieve an Olympic team medal for the first time since the 1964 Tokyo Games.
Bruce Springsteen, 74, achieves billionaire status: Much of Springsteen's billion-dollar net worth was accumulated in recent years with the 2021 sale of his ...
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Bruce Springsteen, 74, achieves billionaire status
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.
Violence erupts in London linked to Bangladesh protests: Violence between groups of men broke out in east London on Thursday night and police said the unrest was ...
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Violence erupts in London linked to Bangladesh protests
Chaos as airlines around the world hit by IT outage: Aviation sector is hit particularly hard due to its sensitivity to timings and a few minutes can throw off ...
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Chaos as airlines around the world hit by IT outage
Quick Glance: Spirit Airlines Gate Agent Meltdown: 'Everyone's gonna shut up!'
  • An irate Spirit Airlines gate agent was captured on video shouting at disgruntled passengers to 'quiet down' after they had been waiting for hours to board their delayed flight.

  • The intense incident unfolded at Hollywood Burbank Airport in California as passengers, anticipating a morning flight delayed for more than eight hours, started questioning the reason for the delay.

  • The Spirit staff found themselves in a tough spot when a separate group of passengers arrived at the gate for their flight and got involved in the commotion.

  • Spirit Airlines disclosed that the two agents featured in the footage have been suspended following the incident.
Protesters storm Bangladesh jail, free ‘hundreds’: Police officer : Student protesters in the central Bangladeshi district of Narsingdi stormed a jail Friday and ...
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Protesters storm Bangladesh jail, free ‘hundreds’: Police officer
Bangladesh student protests over jobs escalate, telecoms disrupted: Death toll expected to rise amid violence that has seen government buildings torched and ...
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Bangladesh student protests over jobs escalate, telecoms disrupted
Bangladesh anti-quota protests: 50 dead, nationwide Bandh & internet shutdown : News channels in Bangladesh were off the air and telecommunications were widely ...
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Bangladesh anti-quota protests: 50 dead, nationwide Bandh & internet ...
Houthis hit Israel with attack drone upgraded for longer range: IDF: The Houthi drone that struck a building in Tel Aviv appears to have been a modified Samad-3 ...
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Houthis hit Israel with attack drone upgraded for longer range: IDF
Bangladesh wakes to torched government buildings, internet blackout. This week's unrest has killed at least 39 people including 32 on Thursday ... Show more

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Global IT outages hit airlines and businesses worldwide: Global IT outages have hit airlines and businesses, which are scrambling to respond.
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Global IT outages hit airlines and businesses worldwide
Adidas apologizes for featuring Bella Hadid in 1972 Munich Olympics shoe campaign
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Adidas apologizes for featuring Bella Hadid in 1972 Munich Olympics shoe ...
Quick Glance: Adidas Apologizes for Bella Hadid in 1972 Munich Olympics Shoe Campaign
  • Adidas apologizes for the decision to feature model Bella Hadid – who is half Palestinian – in a shoe campaign that references the tragic events of the 1972 Munich Olympics, where 11 Israeli athletes and a German police officer were killed by Palestinian militants.

  • On July 18, the German shoe company faced criticism from the American Jewish Committee for selecting Hadid as the face of its new SL72 campaign, which commemorates the 52nd anniversary of the Munich Olympics.

  • On September 5, 1972, eight members of a Palestinian group known as Black September infiltrated the Olympic Village in Munich, killing two members of the Israeli team and taking nine hostages. The tragic events resulted in the loss of nine Israeli hostages, five Palestinians, and one German policeman.

  • In response to the controversy, Adidas announced plans to revise its campaign with Hadid to clarify any misunderstandings and emphasized its commitment to diversity and equality.
How One Bad CrowdStrike Update Crashed the World’s Computers: A defective CrowdStrike kernel driver sent computers around the globe into a reboot death spiral ...
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How One Bad CrowdStrike Update Crashed the World’s Computers
Cheng Pei-pei, ‘queen of martial arts’ movies, dead at 78: Actress Cheng Pei-pei, best known for her martial arts roles in films such as “Come Drink with Me” and ...
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Cheng Pei-pei, ‘queen of martial arts’ movies, dead at 78
Quick Glance: Cheng Pei-pei, Star of Come Drink With Me and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, Dies at 78
  • Hong Kong-American veteran martial arts actress Cheng Pei-pei passed away at the age of 78. She was renowned for her roles in films like Come Drink With Me (1966), Flirting Scholar (1993), and Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000).

  • Her death was announced on July 19 by Chinese director Hu Xuehua, Chinese film critic Sun Mengjin, and Chinese host Cao Kefan. Cheng's agency, Supreme Art Entertainment, confirmed her passing on July 17, following US time.

  • Cheng suffered from corticobasal degeneration, a rare condition causing movement, memory, and speech issues akin to Parkinson's disease. Born in Shanghai on Jan 6, 1946, she rose to fame through her martial arts film roles.

  • Her final movie appearance was in the Hollywood live-action film Mulan (2020), portraying a stern matchmaker. Cheng leaves behind three daughters, including actresses Eugenia Yuan and Marsha Yuan, and a son. She was notable for her portrayal of Jade Fox in Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon.
At least 144 LGBTQ athletes to compete in Paris Olympics: At least 144 out LGBTQ athletes will be heading to Paris for the 2024 Summer Games ...
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At least 144 LGBTQ athletes to compete in Paris Olympics
Major IT Outage Hits Banks, Airlines, Businesses Worldwide: A CrowdStrike update appeared to cause device outages for millions of users of Microsoft Windows ...
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Major IT Outage Hits Banks, Airlines, Businesses Worldwide
Netflix ends its cheapest ad-free subscription: Netflix says it will no longer offer its basic plan for U.S. and French subscribers, which had already been ...
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Netflix ends its cheapest ad-free subscription