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Steve November 23, 2021

Australia has designated Hezbollah, the Iranian-backed, Lebanon-based Shia group, as a “terrorist” organisation. The designation covers the entirety of the group, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC) reported. Hezbollah’s military wing has been on the list since 2003. In May, the United States had called on governments worldwide to take action against Hezbollah. Last month, Saudi […]

Steve November 23, 2021

Taipei, Taiwan – Preparing for potential military action from China is a prospect that has hung over Taiwan since its government fled to the island at the end of the Chinese Civil War in 1949. There were three close encounters between the 1950s and 1990s, and now there may be reason to worry once again as […]

Steve November 23, 2021

Millions of Americans will return to the Thanksgiving table this week for the first time in two years, with vaccines and boosters in their arms and rapid tests at their disposal. But as the holiday season kicks off and temperatures approach freezing across much of the nation, families are huddling indoors at a time COVID-19 […]

Steve November 23, 2021

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Nine people injured during the 2017 “Unite the Right” rally in downtown Charlottesville, Virginia, are entitled to more than $25 million in financial compensation, a jury declared Tuesday in reaching a partial verdict. But it could not agree on the most serious claims that the defendants — about two dozen white supremacists, […]

Steve November 23, 2021

The probe will then spend almost a year journeying to an asteroid system more than 6.5 million miles away from Earth. The mission’s target is Dimorphos, a space rock measuring 525 feet across that orbits a much larger asteroid named Didymos, which measures around 2,500 feet across. Neither Dimorphos nor Didymos pose a threat to […]

Steve November 23, 2021

Violence persists in parts of Colombia despite 2016 deal that ended decades of conflict between the government and FARC rebels. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is visiting Colombia as the South American nation readies to mark the fifth anniversary of a fragile peace agreement reached between the government and what was once the country’s largest […]

Steve November 23, 2021

United States prosecutors say a sixth person, a child, has died after an SUV drove into a Christmas parade on Sunday and more charges are pending. Prosecutors in the US state of Wisconsin have charged a man with intentional homicide in the deaths of five people who were killed when an SUV was driven into […]

Steve November 23, 2021

White nationalist leaders and groups ordered to pay damages over deadly violence at 2017 rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. A jury in the United States has ordered white nationalist leaders and organisations to pay more than $25m in damages for violence that erupted during the deadly 2017 Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. After a […]

Steve November 23, 2021

by Christopher Rudolph 11/23/2021 Get ready to meet the next generation of Ru girls. While the premiere date of RuPaul’s Drag Race Season 14 is still under wraps, we will soon meet the new crop of queens in a primetime queen-RuVeal special airing December 2 on VH1. The network has got an exclusive first look […]

Steve November 23, 2021

Veteran “General Hospital” actor Steve Burton said Tuesday that he’s been fired from the iconic ABC soap opera for failing to get vaccinated against Covid-19. Burton, who played Jason Morgan in more than 2,200 episodes for the past 30 years, was still listed on the “General Hospital” website on Tuesday. His termination had been rumored for weeks […]

Steve November 23, 2021

The pharmacies failed to create legally mandated monitoring systems to detect illegitimate prescriptions, the jury in Cleveland, Ohio said. A Cleveland jury concluded Walmart Inc., CVS Health Corp. and Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc. helped create a public-health crisis by failing to properly monitor opioid prescriptions, the drug industry’s latest loss in the expanding litigation over the painkillers. The federal-court […]

Steve November 23, 2021

Head of EU observer mission says while ‘better conditions’ marked weekend vote, some problems persisted. Venezuela’s recent regional and local elections were held under better conditions than previous contests, the head of a European Union observation mission has said, despite a series of irregularities. Isabel Santos told reporters on Tuesday that EU observers noted a […]