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    Dr. Anthony Fauci says there were times he felt compelled to speak out against former President Donald Trump when it came to raising awareness of the coronavirus pandemic. Fauci, who became a national name early last year, reflected on his time during the Trump administration during an interview, recalling moments that "really concerned" him. "It...
    Harry Potter is entering the streaming world, following reports of a live-action TV series that is in the early stages of development for HBO Max.  Sources tell The Hollywood Reporter that Warner Bros. have held a series of meetings to bring the blockbuster franchise - based on the seven beloved books by J.K. Rowling - to...
    Pokémon Go now has its first level 50 trainer, a feat that requires intense dedication and grinding. FleeceKing streamed his level up on Monday via Twitch, showcasing himself as the first level 50 player in the game, with another trainer, Lauren Bertoni, following shortly after. Both Bertoni and FleeceKing hail from Australia. LEVEL 50 IN...
    More On: disney world Disney opens ‘park-hopping’ despite new COVID-19 strain found in Florida Disney World to stop Photoshopping masks onto visitors after outcry Florida man on LSD randomly assaults Disney security guard: deputies Disney World reveals ‘Star Wars’: Galactic Starcruiser hotel designs Not all heroes at Disney World wear costumes. A vigilant Disney...
    The COVID-19 pandemic could cause the biggest increase in global inequality on record, Oxfam warned in a new report Monday. The health crisis has sparked a “simultaneous and substantial rise” in income and wealth inequality across dozens of countries, adding to the wealth of the world’s richest people while the poor lost their jobs...
    CVS COVID Vaccine Registration Details and How To Book an Appointment Australia at risk of losing billions of dollars in revenue without cultural shift to re-use Oscars: Mongolia Selects ‘Veins of the World’ for International Feature Category 'Veins of the World' Mongolia has picked the drama Veins of the World from director Byambasuren Davaa...
    This May, Marvel’s Avengers comic will take a strange turn: It won’t have any Avengers in it at all. Writer Jason Aaron and artist Ed McGuinness’s new arc will explore a Marvel Universe where the Avengers never formed — but plenty of their villains did — according to a reveal form Marvel Comics. “Welcome...
    More On: income inequality Empty streets in Davos as World Economic Forum holds virtual meeting Ex-Goldman Sachs exec warns of wealth gap ‘revolution’ 50 years of tax cuts for the rich failed to boost economic growth: study Millions of hungry Americans turn to food banks for first time The COVID-19 pandemic could cause the...
    LAST year the news of Kobe Bryant and his daughter Gianna's death shook the world. While the family has asked for photos of the crash not to be reposted, they have encouraged fans to honour the legendary pair by celebrating their lives. 3Kobe and his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant When did Kobe Bryant die? Kobe...
    ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Earth’s ice is melting faster today than in the mid-1990s, new research suggests, as climate change nudges global temperatures ever higher. Altogether, an estimated 28 trillion metric tons of ice have melted away from the world’s sea ice, ice sheets and glaciers since the mid-1990s. Annually, the melt rate is now...
    Skydance Interactive has found real-world success in virtual reality. The company announced that “The Walking Dead: Saints & Sinners” game has made $29 million on all platforms since its launch a year ago. I previewed the VR experience and came away impressed at how it brought players into the zombie world and had a riveting...
    More On: davos Greta Thunberg shrugs off Mnuchin’s dig Al Gore praises Greta Thunberg after her Davos remarks ‘Who is she?’: Mnuchin shades Greta Thunberg at Davos World needs to prepare for millions of climate-change refugees, UN warns The streets of Davos are normally crowded at this time of the year as influential leaders...
    FLOYD MAYWEATHER is training for his exhibition fight with Logan Paul as if he's getting ready to face one of the 'top welterweights' in the world. The former four-weight world champion will trade leather with the YouTuber next month, although a venue for their February 20 clash has not been announced. 4Floyd Mayweather is training...
    More On: climate change Joe Biden’s far-left ‘unity’ will divide us: Goodwin Letters to the editor — Jan. 24, 2021 Elon Musk says he’ll award $100M to the best carbon capture technology World leaders laud US return to climate fight under Biden ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Earth’s ice is melting faster today than in the...
    Coronavirus updates: Merck abandons vaccine development; Japan scrambling for herd immunity ahead of Olympics Florida man accused of killing married man he met on dating app The Witcher: Blood Origin casts Jodie Turner-Smith to star in Netflix prequel The Witcher prequel has found its Éile. © Provided by Entertainment Weekly Michael Kovac/Getty Netflix...
    Strauss Ice Skates were made by hand at Strauss Skate Shop in St. Paul for almost 100 years. They were popular with professional and amateur skaters in the United States and other countries because of their consistent high quality, which was achieved through a secret hardening process. John Strauss Sr. immigrated to the United States...
    An alert Disney World ticket salesman is being hailed a hero after they helped a Pennsylvania woman escape their abusive partner, police say. The woman, who was not named, had reportedly called under the pretense that she wanted to book tickets for the theme park, then conveyed to the Disney employee who answered that she...
    Ram Gopal Varma is back! And this time around he is back with a solid….errr bang to tout his forthcoming venture D Company to be the Mahabharat Of Underworld. “Dawood Ibrahim’s vision for his company was as innovative as Bill Gates” goes one of the slides as we witness intercuts of guns, goons and gory. Now...
    In a bid to combat the spread of coronavirus, Israel on Monday approved a week-long closure of the country’s airport.  The country also expanded its velocious vaccination drive on Sunday to include 16- to 18-year-olds. According to the Education Ministry, the decision to vaccinate teenagers is “to enable their return (to school) and the orderly holding...
    Countries must cooperate more closely in fighting the challenges of the pandemic and climate change and in supporting a sustainable global economic recovery, Chinese President Xi Jinping said Monday in an address to the World Economic Forum. “Humanity has only Earth and one future,” Xi said in remarks from Beijing to a virtual gathering that...
    A manatee was recently discovered in Florida with the word “Trump” apparently etched into its back. The grotesque assault on the wild aquatic being by persons as yet unknown drew repulsion and outrage from the public and officials. Coming in the final days of his presidency, the obscene act provided an apt illustration of Donald...
    Larry King's sons reacted to their father's death in an emotional statement on social media. Larry King, Jr., Chance King, and Cannon King took to Facebook to pen a lengthy note about how much their father meant to them. "We are heartbroken over our father's death, and together with our extended family mourn his passing. The...
    21st Century Cinema, Twenty Years Already (2/11) – Celebrating the Seventh Art Together While Waiting to See the Way to Theaters, tracking a series of articles about the first twenty years of this century. Today, a flashback to twenty years that has never been in SF science fiction. Empty streets, panicked leaders, the planet on...
    (CNN)Hollywood has rocked the internet with a glimpse of a monster new offering -- "Godzilla vs Kong."Movie fans around the world have reveled in the trailer, which runs for almost two-and-a-half minutes and features just about everything you might want from a face-off between a leviathan lizard and a supersized gorilla.Legends will collide. Watch the...
    Chinese President Xi Jinping in Beijing on Jan. 22, 2021.Shen Hong | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday urged the international community to put their differences to one side, warning that history has shown countries that choose to go it alone "will always fail." Speaking via videoconference as he...
    Elon Musk is not only the world’s richest person, he lays claim to the biggest net worth ever recorded: $208 billion as of Friday. What he does with it will be closely watched. Judging by Twitter, the Tesla Inc. co-founder’s preferred medium of communication, philanthropy is on his mind. One of his first reactions on...
    IN the dead of night, backpackers carrying rifles and grenades meet up in the Peruvian jungle: the beginning of a 3,000-mile journey that could cost them their lives. Between them, the young men are carrying 30kg of cocaine paste – which will eventually be worth $750,000 (£550,000) by the time it reaches users' nostrils....
    (CNN)On the surface, Wuhan bustles like a city that has never known a paralyzing 76-day lockdown.At dawn, market vendors busily unload fresh fruits and vegetables. Office workers fill popular eateries during their lunch breaks. As dusk falls, elderly couples descend on the city's parks, practicing dance moves by the Yangtze River. Red lanterns have been...
    The live action are from most popular productions today. While Disney Plus reviews its catalog with the intention of covering its best stories with live actors, Netflix does the same with the world of manga and animation. On this occasion, it is the turn of the animated television series from Italy, Winx club. The story...
    “The problems at Alphabet—and created by Alphabet—are not limited to any one country, and must be addressed on a global level,” said Christy Hoffman, UNI’s General Secretary. “The movement launched by tech workers at Google and beyond is inspiring. They are using their collective muscle to not only transform their conditions of employment but also...
    What to Watch on Monday: All aboard for Snowpiercer season 2 Kotak Mahindra Bank Drops After Bad Loans Surprise Investors Austrian Kriechmayr wins Kitzbuehel super-G Austria's Vincent Kriechmayr won the men's World Cup super-G in Kitzbuehel on Monday as Frenchman Alexis Pinturault earned some valuable points in his bid for the overall title. ©...
    [The stream is slated to start at 07:00 ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Chinese President Xi Jinping is speaking at Davos Agenda, a virtual event organized by the World Economic Forum, joined by the organization's founder Klaus Schwab. Subscribe to CNBC on YouTube. Related Tags...
    Sean Feucht Concert Draws Hundreds of Maskless Revelers to See Evangelical Singer Girl A: Abigail Dean on her shocking debut novel thats taking the book world by storm Best & Worst Refinance Mortgage Companies of 2021 Ad Microsoft ...
    A doctor collects a swab sample from a Covid-19 patient at his home on the eastern outskirts of Lima, on January 22, 2021.ERNESTO BENAVIDES | AFP | Getty Images LONDON — The 1,000 richest people on the planet recouped their losses caused by the coronavirus pandemic within nine months, according to estimates from Oxfam, but...
    THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — World leaders are converging — virtually — on the Netherlands Monday for a summit that will seek to galvanize more action and funding to adapt the planet and vulnerable communities to the effects of climate change. The Netherlands-based Global Center on Adaptation last week called on governments and financers around...
    British Independent Film Awards: ‘His House,’ ‘Misbehaviour’ Lead Craft Winners Kotak Mahindra Drops After Bad Loans Catch Investors by Surprise Button follows Hamilton, Rosberg into Extreme E Jenson Button has joined Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg in entering a team for the inaugural Extreme E season but unlike his fellow Formula One world champions...
    When the lockdown began nearly a year ago, it felt as if we were on some beach, sucking back oysters, filling our lungs and loins with salt, when suddenly we choked on our slimy aphrodisiacs; our pants zipped up fast and hard, without making sure everything was first tucked up inside. There we were, half...
    DEAR HARRIETTE: I met a psychic at the supermarket the other day. Harriette Cole  We were both in the produce department waiting for the stocker to bring out more vegetables. The pandemic has been causing a lot of shortages in some items, so grocery runs have been difficult. We were able to share a moment...
    DUSTIN POIRIER has declared himself the 'uncrowned' UFC lightweight champion following his stunning victory over Conor McGregor. The former interim 155lb king turned the MMA world upside down last weekend with a second-round TKO win over McGregor in the main event of UFC 257 in Abu Dhabi. 4Dustin Poirier looks on after his stunning UFC...
    The emergence of new variants of the virus that causes Covid-19—including one in the U.K. that British officials say could be more deadly than earlier versions—signals a future in which health authorities are locked in a cat-and-mouse battle with a shape-shifting pathogen. Faster-spreading coronavirus strains that researchers fear could also make people sicker or render vaccines...
    Flags hang over the entrance to the Davos Congress hall during the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Jan. 21st, 2020.Gerry Miller | CNBC The Joe Biden administration's latest moves to rejoin global pacts and organizations are likely to be welcome ones for the Davos community.  Still, the U.S. is far from "out of...
    Angelina Jolie bundles up in chic black overcoat with son Knox in LA China Vaping Firm More Than Doubles in Trading Debut Barty enjoying Australian training camp ahead of Grand Slam By Ian Ransom © Reuters/IBRAHEEM AL OMARI FILE PHOTO: WTA Premier 5 - Qatar Open MELBOURNE (Reuters) - While most of the world's...
    LOS ANGELES (KABC) -- Tuesday will mark a year since the tragic death of Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others in a helicopter crash in Calabasas .After Saturday's Lakers win over the Chicago Bulls, LeBron James and Anthony Davis shared their thoughts on the upcoming anniversary.Both players had some powerful memories of the...
    This is a statement that should not impress everyone. But it deserves to be outspoken. Craig Daily, Immersed in problems for “his” organization Open de Australi, Said in a statement Australian Press He sees no contradiction in supporting the best. If you think about an entrepreneur, it is clear that these are the ones who...
    Jason Pierre-Paul, headed to a Super Bowl nine years after his dominating presence at defensive end sparked an unfathomable Giants run to glory, was having some fun Sunday night after the Buccaneers — now his Buccaneers — outlasted the Packers, 31-26, in the NFC Championship game at Lambeau Field in Green Bay, Wis. Asked to...
    (CNN)Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has tested positive for Covid-19, he said on Sunday evening. The President, who tweeted from his official Twitter account, said his symptoms are mild and that he was receiving medical treatment."I regret to inform you that I have contracted Covid-19. The symptoms are mild, but I am already receiving...
    In Saturday’s Mail, we told how in 2014 Arthur Brand — the Indiana Jones of the art world — was drawn into a shadowy world of neo-Nazis, ex-Stasi agents and crooked art dealers, after a friend with criminal contacts showed him a photo of the huge bronze horses that stood outside Hitler’s office window. They were...
    Biden pushes for coronavirus testing reset with $50B plan Lawmakers in both parties lobby White House for a more targeted relief bill The NFL world blasted the officials for a controversial holding call that they had otherwise avoided all game © Mike Roemer/AP Images Packers head coach Matt LaFleur reacts to a call during the...