Day: February 11, 2019

Trump says Omar 'should be ashamed of' Israel comments, apology doesn't cut it – Fox News

From Google World News:   close Video Freshman congresswoman Omar sparks outrage over anti-Semitic tweet President Donald Trump on Monday said freshman Democratic congresswoman Ilhan Omar “should be ashamed of herself” over tweets suggesting that a powerful pro-Israel interest group paid members of Congress to support Israel. “I think she should

Chicago drivers lose 138 hours a year to traffic backups, third worst in nation: report – Chicago Tribune

From Google World News:   A new report places Chicago third in the nation for traffic congestion, with drivers losing 138 hours a year to backups. Chicago rose to third from fifth place in the national rankings between 2017 and 2018, and is now considered worse for congestion than either

Salvini shifts Italy's security focus from mafia to immigration

From The Guardian World:   Italy Salvini shifts Italy’s security focus from mafia to immigration Organised crime increasingly being forgotten in favour of anti-migrant efforts, say observers Matteo Salvini visits a villa confiscated from a family in Rome believed to be part of the mafia. Photograph: Yara Nardi/Reuters In recent

Electronic Arts' new game challenges Fortnite

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Rapidly declining insect populations spell 'catastrophic' trouble, scientists warn – New Zealand Herald

From Google World News:   A decline in insect populations happening across the planet has Earth’s ecosystems and humankind facing catastrophic consequences. The sobering message has emerged from a comprehensive review of 73 historical reports on insect population declines which found the rate of extinction is eight times faster than

New legal bombshells explode on two Navy SEAL war crimes cases: ‘Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward “Eddie” Gallagher not only stabbed to death a teenage wounded Islamic State POW during a 2017 deployment to Iraq…but the SEAL also called in “false target coordinates to engage a mosque,"..

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/maxwellhill [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: New legal bombshells explode on two Navy SEAL war crimes cases: ‘Chief Special Warfare Operator Edward “Eddie” Gallagher not only stabbed to death a teenage wounded Islamic State POW during a 2017 deployment

Harrison Ford warns of apocalyptic catastrophe unless action is taken against climate change now | Ahead of his speech at the World Government Summit in Dubai on Sunday, Ford warns that water shortages, rising emissions and ‘worldwide destruction’ would all be inevitable consequences of inaction

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/LongDickMick [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Harrison Ford warns of apocalyptic catastrophe unless action is taken against climate change now | Ahead of his speech at the World Government Summit in Dubai on Sunday, Ford warns that water shortages,

NASA has detected a massive, ancient crater buried under two kilometers of ice in northwest Greenland – it’s the second crater discovered under the region’s thick ice in recent months.

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/maxwellhill [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: NASA has detected a massive, ancient crater buried under two kilometers of ice in northwest Greenland – it’s the second crater discovered under the region’s thick ice in recent months.

US Navy warships sail in South China Sea near contested manmade island – Fox News

From Google World News:   The Navy sent USS Preble, left, and USS Spruance, right, near the Chinese manmade island of Mischief Reef in the South China Sea, the location of several territorial conflicts that have raised tensions in the region. (Mass Communication Specialist Seaman Apprentice Joshua Leonard / U.S.

Retired Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby suggested that the leaders of Saudi Arabia “have leverage over” Trump, making them believe they can get away with actions such as the grisly killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi.

From Reddit World News: submitted by /u/maxwellhill [link] [comments]   The original content can be found here: Retired Navy Rear Admiral John Kirby suggested that the leaders of Saudi Arabia “have leverage over” Trump, making them believe they can get away with actions such as the grisly killing of journalist