Chinese Embassy tells Canada to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs

China’s embassy in Ottawa told Canada on Sunday to stop meddling in Hong Kong affairs a day after the country issued a joint statement with the European Union in defence of the “fundamental right of assembly” for Hong Kong citizens. Hundreds of thousands of anti-government protesters rallied peacefully in Hong Kong on Sunday in the […]

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Democratic strategist on 2020 field: “People want to see specifics”

MSNBC’s Richard Lui discusses Bernie Sanders’ new criminal justice reform plan with NBC News Road Warrior Shaquille Brewster, Wall Street Journal national politics reporter Joshua Jamerson, Democratic strategist Emily Tisch Sussman, and Republican political consultant Shermichael Singleton. In addition to discussing several candidates’ rising unfavorable numbers, the panel analyzes Sanders’ new proposal, which would include […]

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Satellite images suggest Iran satellite launch looms

DUBAI: Iran appears to be preparing another satellite launch after twice failing this year to put one in orbit, despite US accusations that the Islamic Republic’s program helps it develop ballistic missiles. Satellite images of the Imam Khomeini Space Center in Iran’s Semnan province this month show increased activity at the site, as heightened tensions […]

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Most states still aren’t set to audit paper ballots in 2020

Despite some progress on voting security since 2016, most states in the US aren’t set to require an audit of paper ballots in the November 2020 election, according to a new report out this week from the Brennan Center for Justice. There’s been some progress on security since 2016 The report notes that experts and […]

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Pirates manager Clint Hurdle praises Little League pitcher Maddy Freking

The Virginia of the Southeast Region beat Minnesota of the Midwest Region, 11-0, on Sunday on the fourth day of action in the Little League World Series in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. But one of the biggest stars of the game was on the losing team. Minnesota player Maddy Freking became the first girl since Mo’Ne Davis […]

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Forza Motorsport 6 será retirado do mercado em setembro

Forza Motorsport 6 vai deixar o mercado digital já no próximo dia 15 de setembro, segundo nos conta o VG247. O jogo, que é uma das ofertas do mês de agosto para os subscritores do serviço Xbox Live Gold, deixará de estar disponível na loja online da Microsoft. Desta forma, e se o quiserem ter […]

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Versteckter Zelda-Teaser? Nintendo kündigte das Link’s Awakening Remake bereits 2016 an

Nintendo kündigte erst Anfang des Jahres ein Remake von Link’s Awakening an. Eiji Aonuma machte die Ankündigung schon vor drei Jahren. Bereits 2016 deutete derThe Legend of Zelda-Produzent das Remake an. Blöd nur, dass niemand es bemerkt hat. Im Gespräch mit EDGE versteckte Eiji Aonuma vor drei Jahren heimlich einen Teaser für das nächste The […]

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Andrew Coyne: The deception in the SNC affair is the most troubling aspect of all

It is the element of deception that raises the conduct described in the ethics commissioner’s report from the merely unlawful to the potentially criminal. Until now what we had thought we were dealing with was only a sustained and mounting campaign, by the prime minister and by those acting at his direction, to pressure the […]

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Apple Watch 5: Rumors, price, fitness features, battery and more – CNET

Angela Lang/CNET The Apple Watch Series 4 was a big step forward for Apple’s wristwear: a refined design, a larger screen and some FDA-cleared ECG tech to boot. But this year’s Apple Watch Series 5 could be even better. Even though the Apple Watch is the best smartwatch right now, that doesn’t mean it’s perfect. […]

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How Long Does It Typically Take To Get Pregnant?

Feverpitched via Getty Images Deciding to have kids can be a thrilling time in your life, but it can also be unexpectedly stressful ― especially if you embark on the process and it doesn’t happen right away. How long will it actually take to get pregnant once you start trying? The answer depends on a […]

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Patience wears thin as boil water advisory in Pointe-Claire approaches two weeks

Residents of a Pointe-Claire neighbourhood have been unable to drink their tap water for almost two weeks due to a major construction project. “The challenge is to keep reminding yourself not to use the water in the tap,” said resident Hugh Henry. Roughly 40 homes have been under a boil water advisory since Aug. 6 […]

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Crack Cocaine Makes a Paris Neighborhood ‘Hell’ for Users and Residents

The bare, dusty ground is littered with rusty blades and crack pipes. The area reeks of urine and garbage. At least three times a day, Charly Roué is drawn to this neighborhood, one of the most sordid in Paris, always following the same ritual. After panhandling tens of euros at cafes not far from some […]

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How Jeff Bezos changed the world

Amazon disrupted the retail industry by making online shopping fast and convenient, and it’s now taking on traditional retailers with its own brands. It ushered in a new era of IT, by developing cloud computing in 2006, getting a years-long head start on its competitors. Now the company is by far the most dominant player […]

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Dozens dead or hurt in Afghanistan wedding hall blast

A suicide-bomb blast ripped through a wedding party on a busy Saturday night in Afghanistan’s capital and dozens of people were killed or wounded, a government official said. More than 1,000 people had been invited, one witness said, as fears grew that it could be the deadliest attack in Kabul this year. Interior Ministry spokespersonNusrat […]

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Yemen rebels claim attack that set Saudi oil field on fire

DUBAI: Drones claimed by Yemen’s Houthi rebels attacked a massive oil and gas field deep inside of Saudi Arabia’s sprawling desert on Saturday, causing what the kingdom described as a “limited fire.” The claimed Houthi attack on the Shaybah oil field, which produces some 1 million barrels of crude oil a day, again shows the […]

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Man City vs Tottenham: Pep Guardiola explains Sergio Aguero argument after dramatic Etihad draw

Pep Guardiola insisted that he ‘loves’ Sergio Aguero despite their argument during Manchester City’s dramatic 2-2 draw with Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday night. Guardiola and Aguero shared a heated exchange when the City striker was brought off shortly after Lucas Moura’s header from a corner had levelled the score. Aguero felt Guardiola was blaming him for the […]

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How low-paid Microsoft contractors train Cortana by listening to you

Not only does Microsoft have human contractors listen to some of your Skype and Cortana voice recordings, those contractors are paid poorly and given repetitive tasks, according to a report by Motherboard. And thanks to this new report, we now have an idea of what those contractors actually do with the Cortana recordings they listen […]

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VAR erases Manchester City’s thrilling game-winner in stoppage time

The introduction of the Video Assistant Referee has been one of the hottest topics of the new Premier League season, and VAR took center stage in the biggest matchup of the weekend as Manchester City’s Gabriel Jesus had a game-winning goal disallowed after a video review. With the reigning Premier League champions tied 2-2 with […]

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Novo trailer de Pokemon Sword e Shield traz novas informações

Chegou um novo trailer de Pokemon Sword e Shield focado em algumas habilidades competitivas épicas, ataques, itens, entre outras coisas, acrescentando ainda que estes dois jogos serão os títulos oficiais das competições profissionais do próximo ano. A primeira habilidade que podemos ver no trailer em cima é Neutralizing Gas, do Galarian Weezing. Este cancela os […]

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Ohne Luke, Leia & Han: Rian Johnsons Star Wars Trilogie verzichtet auf alte Charaktere

Rian Johnson will die weit entfernte Galaxis erkunden. Für die kommende Star Wars-Trilogie verzichtet der Regisseur von The Last Jedi auf altbekannte Figuren wie Luke Skywalker, Han Solo oder Leia Organa. “Der spaßige und herausfordernde Teil ist es, einzutauchen und herauszufinden, was spannend ist und dann zu schauen, was daraus wird. Wir machen etwas jenseits […]

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Colby Cosh: The Anne McLellan doctrine: a politician warns of politicians’ ignorance

On Wednesday, hours after the federal ethics commissioner found the prime minister guilty of having molested the Conflict of Interest Act again, the PM’s office published an advisory report that he had commissioned from the Hon. Anne McLellan. Trudeau had recruited McLellan to look into a structural issue underlying his recent SNC-Lavalin troubles: namely, that […]

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7 Note 10 wallpapers that hide the selfie camera and how to get them – CNET

The Note 10’s selfie camera is smack-dab in the middle of the phone. Juan Garzón/CNET It didn’t take long for the Galaxy Note 10 wallpapers to surface, even though the Note 10 and Note 10 Plus don’t go on sale until Aug. 23 (here’s everywhere you can buy them). Much like the Galaxy S10, the hole-punch […]

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Former AAP Minister Kapil Mishra Joins BJP

Hindustan Times via Getty Images NEW DELHI ― Former minister in the Arvind Kejriwal government and disqualified MLA Kapil Mishra along with AAP women’s wing chief Richa Pandey joined the BJP here on Saturday. The duo was welcomed by BJP national vice president Shyam Jaju and Delhi unit president Manoj Tiwari at the party’s office […]

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Man, 40, dead after apparent OD at drug lab in Montreal North

A 40-year-old man is dead after a possible drug overdose at his Montreal North apartment, where equipment to produce drugs and alcohol were also discovered. Montreal police were called to an apartment building on Lapierre Street by a neighbour about 1:45 pm. She told police a man had consumed drugs and was having difficulty breathing. […]

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