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Lavrov says Mali asked private Russian military company for help

UNITED NATIONS, Sept 25 (Reuters) – Mali has asked a private Russian military company to help it fight against insurgents, Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov said on Saturday at the United Nations. Mali’s year-old military junta is close to a deal to recruit the Russian private military contractors the Wagner......

James Mattis testifies he wasn’t sure why Elizabeth Holmes asked him to join Theranos board

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Former U.S. Secretary of Defense James Mattis on September 03, 2019 in New York City. Steven Ferdman | Getty Images SAN JOSE, CALIF — Former U.S. Defense Secretary General James Mattis testified on Wednesday that as a board member at......

BBC DG asked: How many staff support Brexit?

The BBC’s director general has been questioned on his organisation’s impartiality. Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Committee chairman Julian Knight wanted to know how many staff he had hired who supported Brexit. Tim Davie said he wanted to make sure the broadcaster was “hiring from a broad church” of people......

Pelosi asked about Capitol security preparations leading to Sept. 18 rally

Politico.com – For more and to sign up click here Pelosi asked about Capitol security preparations leading to Sept. 18 rally 1 00:00:00,180 –> 00:00:05,580 >> Are you planning to redirect the fence reinstall the fence. Do you have a view on that 2 00:00:05,580 –> 00:00:06,390 only now. 3......

India’s Aug coal-fired power output up 23.7%, utilities asked to import fuel

CHENNAI, Sept 1 (Reuters) – India’s coal-fired power generation rose 23.7% in August due to a steep increase in electricity demand, an analysis of power grid data showed, pushing the government to ask utilities to import coal despite having the world’s fourth largest reserves. Data from the Central Electricity Authority......

Supreme Court is asked to block restrictive Texas abortion law, set to take effect Wednesday

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Pedestrians walk past the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Sunday, June 20, 2021. Stefani Reynolds | Bloomberg | Getty Images A group of abortion providers and advocates including Planned Parenthood is asking the Supreme Court to temporarily......

Supreme Court Asked to Block Texas Law Banning Most Abortions

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WASHINGTON — Abortion providers in Texas asked the Supreme Court on Monday to block a state law banning abortions in the state as early as six weeks into pregnancy. The law, one of the most restrictive in the nation, is poised to go into effect on Wednesday. If the Supreme......

Whitmer briefly asked to remove sheriff probing ‘election fraud’

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Detroit News – For more and to sign up click here Lansing — A Barry County resident asked Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer to remove his sheriff, Dar Leaf, contending the conservative officeholder had abused his authority in an investigation of unsubstantiated claims about the 2020 election. Larry Osborne of Delton......

White House is asked to protect New York Times, Washington Post, WSJ journalists ‘in danger’ at Kabul airport

CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Men try to get inside Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan August 16, 2021. Stringer | Reuters The publisher of The Washington Post pleaded with the White House on Monday to have the U.S. military move to safety more......

‘This Woman Asked Me What I Was Wearing’

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Jenny Vrentas By the time Ashley Solis met with NFL investigators, via Zoom call in April, she had already cleared many of the hurdles that come with bringing serious allegations against a high-profile celebrity. The 28-year-old licensed massage therapist was......

Lisa Rinna Gives the Most Relatable Answer When Asked About Daughter Amelia Hamlin Dating Scott Disick – E! Online

Lisa Rinna loves to say exactly what’s on her mind at all times–except, it seems, when it comes to one particular topic. The 58-year-old star of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills… E! Online – For more and to sign up click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News......

A Chinese gold medalist was asked about her ‘masculine’ appearance, prompting outrage.

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Tiffany May and Elsie Chen After Gong Lijiao won China’s first gold medal in an Olympic field event on Sunday, a reporter for state news media asked about her “masculine” appearance and her life plans, setting off a heated debate about the restrictive discourse surrounding women. Gong, a four-time Olympian,......

Russia says U.S. asked 24 of its diplomats to leave by Sept. 3

MOSCOW, Aug 2 (Reuters) – Russia’s ambassador to the United States said Washington had asked 24 Russian diplomats to leave the country by Sept. 3 after their visas expire, heightening tensions between the two countries. In an interview with the National Interest magazine published on Sunday, Ambassador Anatoly Antonov did......

Former top Justice Dept. official’s notes say Trump asked him to call election “corrupt”

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CBS News – For more and to sign up click here Former President Trump in late December spoke with top Justice Department officials about the 2020 presidential election and told them to “just say the election was corrupt and to leave the rest to me” and Republicans in Congress, according......

Vaccine Makers Are Asked to Expand Safety Studies on Children

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WASHINGTON — At the urging of federal regulators, two coronavirus vaccine makers are expanding the size of their studies in children ages 5 to 11 — a precautionary measure intended to detect rare side effects including heart inflammation problems that turned up in vaccinated people younger than 30. Appearing at......

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