US and China ‘under pressure’ to find tariffs compromise at G20

Donald Trump on China in 5 quotes ‘Just take them to McDonald’s’ For Trump, fast food might be enough. “I beat the people from China. I win against China. You can win against China if you’re smart. But our people don’t have a clue. We give state dinners to the heads of China. I said, […]

US Charges Six Russian Military Officers in Global Cyberattacks

Asked if the indictment was meant to be a warning to U.S. adversaries seeking to disrupt the U.S. elections, a Justice Department official said, “I would say that generally, it is a warning, a warning to these countries and the actors that are working for them, these activities are not quite as deniable as they […]

Power shut-offs hit parts of Napa and Sonoma counties as PG&E braces for ominous winds

Mayor London Breed denounced the more than 1,000 people who gathered on Ocean Beach Saturday night to celebrate Burning Man, a weeklong festival in the Nevada desert that was canceled this year because of the pandemic. Breed said on Twitter that the city was closing the beach’s parking lots Sunday and that law enforcement would […]

Quarantine list UK: Which countries are now on the list?

Spain remains on the list indefinitely, as do the surrounding islands although there is hope that regional air bridges may allow Brits to return to the Canary and Balearic Islands this winter.

The shade of grey: On FATF’s mandated tasks

The decision by the Paris-based watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force, last week to retain Pakistan on its greylist has clearly disappointed the Imran Khan government. His cabinet had projected confidence that the country would be taken off the greylist — monitored jurisdictions on terror financing and money laundering activities — having been cleared on […]

Exclusive–Burgess Owens: No One ‘More Ready’ for SCOTUS than Amy Coney Barrett

“The left has shown us that they are not trying to hide themselves anymore,” Owens continued. “They’re totally in your face. This is who we are. We hate our country, we hate life, we hate liberty, we hate having the ability to protect ourselves with firearms. All those things that made our country what it […]

IMAX’s Rich Gelfond Talks China, ‘Tenet’ & Global Theatrical Outlook: “I Don’t Think That 100 Years Of History Gets Changed In Five Months”

I had a board meeting a few weeks ago and said to my board there are probably 100 different scenarios that I can come up with for which countries open, what films they have… I also think there’s been a little bit of, you know, when you’re closed it’s hard to really have a narrative […]

VIETNAM NEWS OCTOBER 26

The former deputy director of the HCM City National University, Nguyễn Đức Nghĩa, added that the Ministry of Education and Training has kept a tradition of using the high school graduation exam results for university and college admission. But there are other admission options such as direct admission or competency tests that students need to be informed […]

PS5 vs Xbox Series X: which console should you pick?

It will be able to run content (if not games) at an 8K resolution, and it will also support 120Hz refresh rates at 4K. The Xbox Series X will match the PS5 by offering DirectX ray-tracing capabilities, and it’ll have a super-fast internal NVMe SSD (which can be expanded with a propriety NVMe card), and […]

How safe is air travel during COVID-19?

Coronavirus: The consequences for tourism Tourist pilot project launched on Mallorca Some 6,000 Germans will be the first foreign tourists to be allowed to travel to the Balearic Islands from June 15. According to Spanish media, the pilot project is intended to test the security precautions at airports and hotels before all of Spain opens […]