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With Three Simple Answers, Mueller Can Speak Volumes

For those who have read it, the special counsel’s report speaks for itself. For those who haven’t, he can speak for it in Congress.
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Joshua Jackson Is Still So Effective at Making Us Feel Things
From Dawson’s Creek to The Affair and beyond, Joshua Jackson has proved himself worthy of our forever admiration.
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Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Bitcoin’s biggest, most expensive mine to be built in Texas’
Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Pasteur used to say: Talk to a stranger on a bus! Bitcoin Price We closed the day, November 20 2019, at a price of $8,027. That’s a notable 2.14 percent decline in 24 hours, or -$176.34. It was the lowest closing price in twenty-six days. We’re still 60 percent below Bitcoin‘s all-time high of $20,089 (December 17 2017). Bitcoin market cap Bitcoin’s market cap… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Bitcoin
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A union of 60,000 aviation workers warned of more disasters like the 737 Max crashes if Congress doesn't pass new rules on plane maintenance
Stephen Brashear / Stringer / Getty Images A transportation union representing around 150,000 workers is joining calls to overhaul rules around how non-US aviation maintenance bases are regulated by the Federal Aviation Administration. The Transport Workers Union says the bill could help prevent another "catastrophic disaster" like the two Boeing 737 Max crashes, which killed a total of 346 people. On Wednesday, the House Transportation Committee passed a bill that seeks to increase oversight by the FAA on overseas maintenance bases used by US airlines to carry out repairs on their aircraft when they are stationed outside the US.  "We don't want to have a situation where America wakes up one morning to a catastrophic disaster involving foreign maintenance of passenger aircraft, which is what happened with the Max," John Samuelsen, the TWU's president told Forbes. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. A transportation union representing 60,000 aviation workers this week joined calls to tighten regulations governing oversight of plane repairs carried out in foreign countries. The Transport Workers Union says that there is currently a gap in the law which means repairs to US aircraft carried out overseas are subject to laxer safety controls.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: What it takes to be a first-class flight attendant for EmiratesSee Also:One of Boeing's biggest customers says it will put new 777X jets through 'hell on Earth' before they are allowed to fly after the 737 Max crisisBoeing sold 60 of its 737 Max plane in the first days of the Dubai Air Show, ending a dry spell since the jet was groundedBoeing shareholders are suing the board, alleging 'careless' handling of the 737 Max development and the crisis that followed
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Democratic Debate, Prince Andrew, National Book Awards: Your Thursday Briefing
Here's what you need to know.
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This transforming drone can be fired straight out of a cannon
Drones are incredibly useful machines in the air, but getting them up and flying can be tricky, especially in crowded, windy, or emergency scenarios when speed is a factor. But a group of researchers from Caltech university and NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory have come up with an elegant and oh-so-fun solution: fire the damn thing out of a cannon. airborne and ready in less than a second The engineers’ creation is called SQUID, short for Streamlined Quick Unfolding Investigation Drone, and it looks rather like one of those whistling Nerf balls. It’s under a foot long (27 centimeters), weighs 18 ounces (530 grams), and has four spring-loaded rotor arms that snap into place in less than a tenth of a second after the drone is launched. T... Continue reading…
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Marcus Rashford: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer the Best Person to Lead Manchester United
Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford has placed his faith in manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer and said there's " not a better person" to lead the club despite rumours he could be replaced...
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New York judge rules US government can intervene in $7M Bitcoin scam
The US government will be able to intervene in a civil case against Jon Barry Thompson, a man charged with running a fraudulent Bitcoin escrow firm which took over $7 million in cryptocurrency from victims. The government, represented by the Commodity Futures Trading Commission, filed a request for intervention and staying civil proceedings until the conclusion of the parallel criminal case, on November 18. Judge Loretta A. Preska from the New York Southern District Court ruled in favour of the government intervening in civil proceedings, which reportedly mirror the criminal case against Barry, Finance Feeds reports. “Upon the consent of… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Bitcoin
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Give yourself a boost with these supplements on sale
TL;DR: Supplements are on sale in the Amazon "Countdown to Black Friday Sale," saving you up to 50% on list price. The curtain is slowly closing on 2019, and at this point in the year we're all tired. We know we're supposed to be upbeat about the festive season but honestly, all we want to do is sleep. There is no miracle cure for this feeling, and whilst coffee certainly helps in the short-term, the only thing you can really do to fight fatigue is to live a healthy life. We're sorry to be the ones to tell you this sad news. SEE ALSO: Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2019: When is it and what are the best deals in the UK? Read more...More about Mashable Shopping, Supplements, Shopping Uk, Uk Deals, and Protein Powders
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Bloomberg most popular of last three New York City mayors — Blas polls just 35 percent
Ex-New York City Mayor and potential presidential hopeful Michael Bloomberg is more popular than his successor and predecessor — Bill de Blasio and ex-mayor Rudy Giuliani, a new poll found. New Yorkers crowned Bloomberg the best out of the five boroughs last three mayors in a new Siena College survey published Thursday. “He is, by...
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Beijing welcomes 6 cloned dogs to its police force
China appears to have achieved "volume production" of a super-capable K-9 police force
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OPEC+ likely to extend oil supply cuts until June: sources
OPEC and its allies are likely to extend existing oil output cuts when they meet next month until mid-2020, with non-OPEC oil producer Russia supporting Saudi Arabia's push for stable oil prices amid the listing of state oil giant Saudi Aramco.
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Land Without Dreams review – the future gets stuck in the mud
Gate theatre, LondonDespite Temi Wilkey’s best efforts, including rolling in slime, Tue Biering’s play can’t decide whether it is a critique of utopianism or a message of reassurance‘I’ve seen the future and it works,” Lincoln Steffens, an American journalist, famously exclaimed after visiting the Soviet Union in 1919. This hour-long solo play written by Tue Biering for the Danish experimental company Fix&Foxy and here performed in English by Temi Wilkey appears to take a similarly positive line. I found it hard to tell, however, whether its optimism was authentically sincere or bitterly ironic.It starts with a character simply known as The Woman walking on to a bare stage and announcing “I’ve come from the future to tell you that it’s going to be OK.” A good deal of time – too much, in fact – is spent reminding us that she is a performer and that we are members of an audience. Periodically, she exits and re-enters but the burden of her song remains the same: that we are wired to expect catastrophe. She even imagines a member of the audience shouting at her that “I would rather die today than in 10 years.” In an extraordinary final sequence, The Woman strips off, covers her naked body in soft clay and slime and lists some of the innovations that have helped to make human life more bearable. Continue reading...
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XXIII Capital: the company changing the face of football transfers
Millions of pounds of transfers, including Antoine Griezmann’s to Barcelona, have roots in a fund started five years agoIt did not make headlines at the time. And you’ve probably not heard of it since. But a little more than five years on from its establishment in the plush surroundings of London’s Mayfair district, XXIII Capital has become one of the most influential investment funds in football, financing millions of pounds worth of transfers, including Antoine Griezmann’s €120m move to Barcelona and that of his replacement at Atlético Madrid, João Félix, not to mention individual clubs including Benfica and Watford.Set up by the Australian Stephen Duval and British businessman Jason Traub for a nominal value of £2, XXIII Capital – also known as 23 Capital since the start of last year – had bases in London, New York and Los Angeles before it opened an office in Barcelona in August. Continue reading...
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Nintendo's 'Animal Crossing' subscription plans cost as much as $8
Earlier this week, Nintendo confirmed it would be adding two paid subscription levels to its free-to-play game, Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp. The company has since announced more information about the costs and perks of each level.
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This code unlocks a stunning Black Friday deal on Surfshark VPN
TL;DR: Surfshark VPN is on sale for £1.41 a month with the code surfsharkdeal, saving you 85% on list price. In the never-ending quest for the very best deals, sometimes all it takes is a code. This humble collection of letters can unlock all manner of discounts and offers. With a little help from the code surfsharkdeal, you can now subscribe to Surfshark VPN for as little as £1.41 a month. This two-year plan also includes an extra three months for free, meaning you're protected for 27 months in total.  SEE ALSO: Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2019: The best VPN deals in the UK This impressive deal is discounted by 85% on list price, and by the end of the contract you end up saving over £200. It's also fully refundable for 30 days, which covers you in case you don't like the service or you find a better deal elsewhere. We think that's unlikely, though. Read more...More about Vpn, Cyber Security, Mashable Shopping, Shopping Uk, and Uk Deals
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Top-tier Democrats challenge Biden for black support after Atlanta debate
Top Democratic White House contenders will court black voters in Atlanta on Thursday in hopes of challenging former Vice President Joe Biden's dominance with a voting bloc that is crucial to their 2020 election chances.
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Senate to vote on short-term funding bill to avert shutdown as deadline looms
The Senate will vote on Thursday on a short-term funding bill to avert a government shutdown as the clock ticks down to an expiration of government funding that would trigger a shutdown if lawmakers don't act in time to prevent it.
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‘We Followed the President’s Orders’
In highly anticipated testimony, a top envoy said the operation to extract a political favor from Ukraine was done at the direction of the president, vice president and secretary of state.
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Trump's 'I Want Nothing' Rant Transformed Into Songs By The Ramones, Morrissey, and More
President Donald Trump went on a bizarre rant at the White House yesterday, selectively quoting from Ambassador Gordon Sondland’s damning testimony about Trump’s crimes. Countless people have pointed out that Trump’s handwritten notes from the rant looked like lyrics to a song, inspiring some people on Twitter to put…Read more...
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The US policy shift on Israeli settlements will not stop Palestinians persevering | Raja Shehadeh
Surrounded by settlers and abandoned by the west, this latest setback will only strengthen support for the Palestinian causeThe day before US secretary of state Mike Pompeo’s announcement that the United States now considers the Israeli settlements in the West Bank to be legal, I accompanied an American group of writers on a tour of the settlements around Ramallah.It was organised by Breaking the Silence, a group formed by Israeli veterans who oppose the occupation. Yehuda Shaul, the co-founder of the organisation, led the tour. He said that, from 1967 on, the settlement project was state-driven, neither prompted nor led by the settlers. Since then, the US position had been that settlement building in the occupied territories was contrary to international law. And yet no material action has ever been taken by any US administration to force Israel to stop building – except for one moment, in 1991, when president George Bush refused to provide a guarantee for $10bn in loans to Israel over settlement expansion. So what is new about Trump’s announcement? Continue reading...
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Dutch footballers will stand still on the pitch and refuse to play this weekend after a player was called a 'negro' and 'cotton picker' by fans
Getty/Soccrates Images Footballers across the Netherlands will stand still and not play for the first minute of their matches this weekend as part of an anti-racism protest. The words "Racism? Then we don't play football," will also appear on screens in the grounds, according to the BBC. The protest comes in reaction to Excelsior Rotterdam's Ahmad Mendes Moreira being called a "negro" and "cotton-picker" by Den Bosch fans during an Eredivisie game on Sunday.  A number of Dutch footballers, including Georginio Wijanldum and Memphis Depay, have already made individual stands against abuse. Read more of our soccer coverage here. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Footballers across the Netherlands will stand still and not play for the first minute of their matches this weekend after the reported racial abuse of an Excelsior Rotterdam player, the BBC reports. Ahmad Mendes Moreira, 24, was called a "negro and cotton-picker" by Den Bosch fans, after which the game at the Van Donge & De Roo Stadion on Sunday was halted for 10 minutes.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: 5 things about the NFL that football fans may not knowSee Also:A black Dutch soccer player held his arm against his white teammate's in a powerful response to racial abuse in his home countryCristiano Ronaldo reportedly yelled 'what the f---?' at Juventus manager Maurizio Sarri after he was substituted in the 55th minute against AC MilanAn English footballer says he might not play in the biggest match in his team's history because he'd rather be surfing and celebrating Thanksgiving with his American girlfriend
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Trust issues loom large over Google’s ambitious healthcare plans
Google‘s healthcare deal with Ascension has rightly attracted a lot of scrutiny, and now the search giant has stepped in once again to clarify the controversial undertaking. David Feinberg, the head of Google‘s health initiatives, said the company is working towards building an “intelligent suite of tools to help doctors, nurses, and other providers take better care of patients, leveraging our expertise in organizing information.” Last week, it emerged that Google had struck a partnership with the US’ second largest health system Ascension — called “Project Nightingale” — to develop AI-based tools in exchange for moving all the patient data to… This story continues at The Next WebOr just read more coverage about: Google
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The next Obama: Democrats grapple with the former president's legacy
Joe Biden has said former President Barack Obama has nothing to apologize for. Pete Buttigieg's campaign has compared his rise in Iowa to that of Obama's a dozen years ago. Kamala Harris was once heralded as the best candidate to unite the Obama electorate.
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Germany's 'Big Four' compete for the first time in motorsport history
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Formula E: Germany's 'Big Four' compete for the first time in motorsport history
Given the history of motor racing stretches back to the 1890s, finding any new 'firsts' in the sport is rare.
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Wisconsin's dairy industry would collapse without the work of Latino immigrants – many of them undocumented
Undocumented immigrants work long hours, far from family. America's Dairyland needs them to survive.       
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To Take on the Religious Right, We Need a Religious Left
My faith shapes my progressive politics. I wish this were true of more liberals.
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Can the Supreme Court Save Itself?
Two cases threaten to reinforce its image as a political captive of the Trump administration.
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One Thing Trump Gets Right
Israel’s settlements are not the principal obstacle to peace with the Palestinians.
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The Left Shouldn’t Freak Out About Trump’s Judges (Yet)
The federal appeals courts are not irretrievably lost for liberals.
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Nino Haratischvili: 'I never understood how Georgians could be proud of Stalin'
At 936 pages, The Eighth Life is the novelist’s first book to address her nation’s history. She explains why ‘the Georgian War and Peace’ is not yet complete“People are starting to realise that in return for the sovereignty they so desperately wanted, they’ll have to change their lifestyle,” says one character in Nino Haratischvili’s third and latest novel, The Eighth Life. You could be forgiven for believing this is a dig at Britain’s present moment. In fact, the year is 1991, the country, Georgia, and the scene, the turbulent aftermath of the dissolution of the Soviet Union. It was a time of civil war: Soviet loyalists and Georgian nationalists were at loggerheads over the direction of the country; uprisings in the Georgian territories of South Ossetia and Abkhazia were being backed by Russia; the first leader of the newly independent Georgia was forced to flee. The rule of law had been all but abandoned: shootings in broad daylight and overnight queues for bread were everyday events.When Haratischvili set out to describe the Tbilisi of the 90s that she remembered from her childhood, she quickly discovered that she needed to address everything that had led the country to that point. “I didn’t plan to write such a huge story,” says Haratischvili, who moved to Germany in 2003 and has been living there since. But the resulting 936-page novel, so hefty that her English publishers gave all staff a day off to read it, goes much further back. It chronicles the story of one Georgian family from 1917 to the present day, time-stamped by the Russian Revolution, the second world war and the Prague Spring, and is full of Soviet trappings: white Ladas, Mishka Na Severe chocolates and Red Moscow perfume. Though it is narrated by Niza, a Georgian émigré living in Germany in 2006, it is not autobiographical; Haratischvili describes the novel as personal, an extension of a reality she experienced. The Eighth Life, taking a numerical figure that resembles an infinity sign for its title, is largely about the inescapable patterns of history. Continue reading...
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'Fire is medicine': The tribes burning California forests to save them
For millennia, native people have used flames to protect the land. The US government outlawed the process for a century before recognizing its valueWhen Rick O’Rourke walks with fire, the drip torch is an extension of his body. The mix of diesel and gasoline arcs up and out from the little wick at the end of the red metal can, landing on the ground as he takes bite after bite out of the dry vegetation in the shadow of the firs and oaks.“Some people are like gunslingers and some people are like artists who paint with fire,” he says. “I’m a little bit of both.” Continue reading...
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What happened when a gay choir toured America's Bible belt
David Charles Rodrigues’ documentary, Gay Chorus Deep South, follows the group through a region fully entrenched in Trumpism The San Francisco Gay Men’s Chorus has always been profoundly political. Founded in 1978, the 300-strong group, widely regarded as launching the gay choral movement, had its first public performance at city hall after the assassinations of Mayor George Moscone and supervisor Harvey Milk. Continue reading...
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La Belle Époque review – overegged French time-travel comedy
Daniel Auteuil is a man disillusioned with life and marriage who gets a chance to go back in time in this Charlie Kaufman-lite saccharine comedy-dramaHere is a madly overegged, over-sugared pudding of a film by the French writer-director Nicolas Bedos. It’s comedy-drama that is not funny enough to count as a comedy and not plausible enough to count as a drama. You’re going to need a very sweet tooth for it – sweeter than the one I have.Daniel Auteuil plays Victor, who is very depressed – a state that Auteuil knows well how to project. Victor is a once-famous children’s book illustrator and graphic novelist, now fallen on hard times and disenchanted with his life and with his stagnant marriage to psychotherapist Marianne (Fanny Ardant). She is having an affair with François (Denis Podalydès), the newspaper editor who fired Victor from his job as a cartoonist. But Victor has a possible saviour – a fan of his work called Antoine (Guillaume Canet) who makes a good living devising immersive theatrical experiences, private Truman Show-style rides for plutocrats who fancy going back to the late 19th century, or maybe a belle époque in their own youth. Continue reading...
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Help! My Friend and His Girlfriend Plan to Have Her Marry a Rich Guy to Pay Off Her Loans.
They’ll stay together during the marriage, then divorce once she’s debt-free.
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Facebook banned white nationalists months ago. But prominent groups are still on the platform
Guardian analysis finds VDare and Red Ice TV among several outlets openly operating on Facebook, which has declined to take actionOn 7 November, Lana Lokteff, an American white nationalist, introduced a “thought criminal and political prisoner and friend” as a featured guest on her internet talk show, Red Ice TV. For about 90 minutes, Lokteff and her guest – Greg Johnson, a prominent white nationalist and editor-in-chief of the white nationalist publisher Counter-Currents – discussed Johnson’s recent arrest in Norway amid authorities’ concerns about his past expression of “respect” for the far-right mass murderer Anders Breivik.In 2012, Johnson wrote that he was angered by Breivik’s crimes because he feared they would harm the cause of white nationalism but had discovered a “strange new respect” for him during his trial; Breivik’s murder of 77 people has been cited as an inspiration by the suspected Christchurch killer, the man who murdered the British MP Jo Cox, and a US coast guard officer accused of plotting a white nationalist terror attack. Continue reading...
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Sondland says Pompeo knew of "quid pro quo"
Ambassador Gordon Sondland testified Wednesday that a number of people, including Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, knew of a "quid pro quo" in regards to Ukraine investigations. CBS News state department and foreign affairs reporter Christina Ruffini joined CBSN with more.
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Dolly Parton tells an elaborate 'origin story' about her breasts and everyone falls for it
Dolly Parton once said, "When all else fails, I just do a boob joke." And that's precisely what she did when she came on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon.  Ever the storyteller, Parton asked if she could tell Fallon a story. The yarn that ensued was about a man who scammed her while she was out eating food with her family.  "We were in the restaurant, we were having our meal and this old man came over to our table," Parton began. After the man left, Parton went up to pay the bill and a man said, "Your grandpa left his bill here too."  "So that old man had come over and kind of scammed us," she added. Parton paid the man's bill but the story didn't end there. As she was walking down the street, she spotted the man and confronted him. But when she did so, he began hitting her on the chest with his walking stick.  Read more...More about The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Fallon, Dolly Parton, The Tonight Show, and Culture
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Germany's 'Big Four' compete for the first time
For the first time in motorsport history, Mercedes, Porsche, Audi and BMW will compete against each other in the same single-seater championship.
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2020 campaigns 'under-prepared' to combat foreign cyberattacks: Experts
Former senior government officials and private sector executives warned of major election security shortcomings in a Capitol Hill hearing less than a year from 2020.
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Ask a Teacher: I’m Livid About the Highly Inappropriate “Joke” a Teacher Told My Daughter
This teacher put my daughter in a very awkward position, and I want to ensure it doesn’t happen to anyone else.
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Border activist acquitted on charges of harboring two immigrants
"The government failed in its attempt to criminalize basic human kindness," Scott Warren later said outside courthouse
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Stephen Colbert breaks down the most absurd moments of the fifth Democratic debate
The Democrats have wrapped up their fifth 2020 presidential candidate debate at Tyler Perry Studios in Atlanta, and Stephen Colbert is here to bring you the weirdest bits. The Late Show host kicked off with little digs at Joe Biden's eight-hours-too-early email, Bernie Sanders' bubblegum moment, Andrew Yang's MATH pin, and Amy Klobuchar's attempt to hit all the right history quote notes with words from former president Jimmy Carter and his vice president Walter Mondale. "Really reaching for the stars," says Colbert. "'In the immortal words of Michael Dukakis quoting George McGovern and Crystal Pepsi, let's all hop on the Hindenburg and root for the New York Jets!' Oh the humanities!" Read more...More about Joe Biden, Stephen Colbert, Democratic Debate, The Late Show, and Democrats
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Al Janoub: Zaha Hadid's Qatar 2022 World Cup legacy
The Al Janoub Stadium one of the first stadiums completed for the Qatar 2022 FIFA World Cup. The 40,000-seat Al Janoub features new air-cooling technology to combat Qatar's notorious temperatures.
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VW sees mild growth for China auto market over next three to four years
Volkswagen AG , the top foreign automaker in China, said on Thursday it expects the world's biggest passenger car market to stabilize next year with low growth levels likely for three to four years.
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Facebook's Libra launch was 'ridiculously stupid,' blockchain boss says
GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images Facebook's unveiling of its proposed Libra cryptocurrency this summer was "ridiculously stupid," according to the boss of a company building its own blockchain ecosystem. "The way they rolled it out … it was just so in your face," R3 CEO David Rutter said at a recent company conference, according to Financial News. Rutter called the social network "really naive" based on some of its ideas, such as underpinning Libra with a weighted basket of currencies. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Facebook's unveiling of its proposed Libra cryptocurrency this summer was "ridiculously stupid," according to the boss of a company building its own blockchain ecosystem. "The way they rolled it out … it was just so in your face," R3 CEO David Rutter said at a recent company conference, according to Financial News. "There's a lack of understanding."See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: A big-money investor in juggernauts like Facebook and Netflix breaks down the '3rd wave' firms that are leading the next round of tech disruptionSee Also:Trump's trade war puts the US and China 'in the foothills of a cold war,' says Henry KissingerTrump reportedly shelved a ban on flavored e-cigarettes to avoid angering votersState-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco is worth up to $1.7 trillion in a new IPO range, setting the stage for the world's largest public listing
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Trump's trade war puts the US and China 'in the foothills of a cold war,' says Henry Kissinger
Michael Loccisano/Getty Images Former US diplomat Henry Kissinger warned that if the trade war is left uncontrolled, it could spiral into a bigger conflict like World War I. "If conflict is permitted to run unconstrained the outcome could be even worse than it was in Europe," the former US trade secretary said, according to Bloomberg.  Kissinger is famed for serving as US secretary of state and national security advisor under Presidents Nixon and Ford, played a major role in US foreign policy during the cold war. US-China relations seems to hit a sticking point within the last week, as Reuters reported that a deal may not be able to agreed-upon until 2020. View Business Insider's homepage for more stories.  Legendary former US diplomat Henry Kissinger warned that if the trade war is left uncontrolled, it could spiral into a conflict like World War I.  "If conflict is permitted to run unconstrained the outcome could be even worse than it was in Europe. World War I broke out because a relatively minor crisis could not be mastered," Kissinger said at a session of the New Economy Forum, organized by Bloomberg. See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: A big-money investor in juggernauts like Facebook and Netflix breaks down the '3rd wave' firms that are leading the next round of tech disruptionSee Also:Trump reportedly shelved a ban on flavored e-cigarettes to avoid angering votersTrump hails 'cash' coming from US aid package to farmers caught in the China trade war's crosshairsState-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco is worth up to $1.7 trillion in a new IPO range, setting the stage for the world's largest public listing
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Pokémon Sword and Shield have sold 6 million copies
Nintendo has revealed that Pokémon Sword and Shield have already sold a combined 6 million copies globally, despite all that Dexit stuff.
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