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Humans will never live on another planet, Nobel Laureate says. Here’s why.

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(Credit: Shutterstock) Here’s the reality: We’re messing up the Earth and any far-out ideas of colonizing another orb when we’re done with our own are wishful thinking. That’s according to Michel Mayor, an astrophysicist who was a co-recipient of theNobel Prize in physics this year for discovering the first planet orbiting a sun-like star outside of Read More

Netflix, Ava DuVernay sued over ‘When They See Us’ portrayal of interrogation technique

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Netflix and celebrated director Ava DuVernay have been sued over their portrayal of the Reid interrogation technique in the Emmy-winning miniseries “When They See Us,” according to a new report. The four-episode series directed by DuVernay, 47, tells the story of the Central Park Five, a group of young black men who were falsely charged with Read More

Ronan Farrow fires back at NBC News boss who has ‘the most to lose from the truth’

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The NBC News president’s memo Noah Oppenheim is fighting back amid claims of orchestrating a cover-up of sexual misconduct and assault allegations. The NBC News president has been accused of being dishonest about his knowledge of accusations against former ‘Today’ co-host Matt Lauer. He’s sent a memo to employees to tell his side of the Read More

Ronan Farrow’s ‘Catch and Kill’ ‘motivated not by a pursuit of truth, but an axe to grind,’ NBC News president says in leaked memo

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Embattled NBC News president Noah Oppenheim called Ronan Farrow’s book, “Catch and Kill,” an “effort to defame” the Peacock Network that is “clearly motivated not by a pursuit of truth, but an axe to grind” in a memo sent to employees Monday morning. The lengthy memo obtained by Fox News rejects Farrow’s reporting that suggests NBC wasn’t Read More

Are U.S.-Chinese tariffs on almost everything the ‘new normal’?

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. President Donald Trump called his Phase 1 trade deal with China “by far, the greatest and biggest deal ever made,” even though nothing was agreed on paper, and most of the tariffs set upon Chinese goods remain in place. FILE PHOTO: Chinese and U.S. flags flutter near The Bund, before U.S. Read More

Swiss stocks – Factors to watch on Oct. 14

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ZURICH/BERLIN, Oct 14 (Reuters) – The Swiss blue-chip SMI was seen opening 0.1 percent lower at 10,008 points on Monday, according to premarket indications by bank Julius Baer . Here are some of the main factors that may affect Swiss stocks: SUNRISE Liberty Global LBTYA.O has offered to buy up to 500 million Swiss francs Read More

Boxer Patrick Day in coma after suffering brutal KO

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Junior middleweight boxer Patrick Day is reportedly in a coma after undergoing emergency brain surgery following a 10th round knockout defeat to Charles Conwell on Saturday in Chicago. Day, who was taken from the ring on a stretcher, suffered a ‘seizure’ following the knockout per statements made by broadcaster DAZN, after a fight in which Read More

Schiff admits he should have been ‘much more clear’ about contact with whistleblower

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House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff, D-Calif., admitted on Sunday that he should have been clearer about his contact with the whistleblower who filed a complaint about President Trump’s July phone call with the Ukrainian president. “I should have been much more clear,” Schiff said during an interview on CBS’“Face The Nation.” Fox News reported Read More

Imran Khan says Pakistan will push for Iran-Saudi mediation

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Islamabad will do everything it can to promote dialogue between Iran and Saudi Arabia, Prime Minister Imran Khan has said, as tensions grow between the two Gulf rivals. Stating that Pakistan would like to avoid conflict in the region, Khan announced at a joint press conference with Iranian President Hassan Rouhani in Tehran that he Read More

FULL INTERVIEW: Russia will never be friends ‘with one country against another’ in the Middle East – Putin

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Russia’s President Vladimir Putin sat down with three Arab-language media, including RT Arabic, to discuss Russia’s policies and ties in the Middle East and beyond, as well as a looming arms race with the US and NATO’s expansion. In advance of his visit to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates Vladimir Read More