ICC judges uphold acquittal of former Ivory Coast president

ICC judges uphold acquittal of former Ivory Coast president
Added 3 months ago
Summary: International Criminal Court appeals judges have upheld the acquittals of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo and former minister Charles Ble Goude on charges of involvement in deadly post-election violence
Sentiment: negative
7 minute read
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Cryptos: $SON

New Model Raises Doubt About the Composition of 70% of Our Universe – Dark Energy May Simply Not Exist!

New Model Raises Doubt About the Composition of 70% of Our Universe – Dark Energy May Simply Not Exist!
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Researchers the world over have long believed that 70 percent of the universe is composed of dark energy, a substance that makes it possible for the universe to expand at an ever-increasing rate. But in a new study, University of Copenhagen researchers tested a model which suggests that the universe
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
2 people have read this
Cryptos: $CONST$SON

ICC judges uphold acquittal of former Ivory Coast president

ICC judges uphold acquittal of former Ivory Coast president
Added 3 months ago
Summary: International Criminal Court appeals judges have upheld the acquittals of former Ivory Coast president Laurent Gbagbo and former minister Charles Ble Goude on charges of involvement in deadly post-election violence
Sentiment: negative
8 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

A Modern Feminist Classic Changed My Life. Was It Actually Garbage?

A Modern Feminist Classic Changed My Life. Was It Actually Garbage?
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The text sharpened my teenage anger. Nearly 30 years later, I had questions.
Sentiment: negative
18 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $EXPR
Cryptos: $SON$FAME

Why There’s So Much Investigative Journalism About Utility Companies

Why There’s So Much Investigative Journalism About Utility Companies
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Power and water touch the lives of everyone. Someone has to hold the companies that deliver them to account.
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

A Black Lives Matter activist exposed the role two local police officers played in the Capitol insurrection. Their small town rapidly took sides.

A Black Lives Matter activist exposed the role two local police officers played in the Capitol insurrection. Their small town rapidly took sides.
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Protests in Rocky Mount, Va., began after the death of George Floyd. Divisions deepened after the U.S. Capitol riot, as the town confronted the pace of social and racial change.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $TOP$RSV$SON

The battle over the Line 3 oil pipeline expansion in Minnesota, explained: How Native Americans are leading t…

The battle over the Line 3 oil pipeline expansion in Minnesota, explained: How Native Americans are leading t…
Added 3 months ago
Summary: President Biden canceled Keystone XL. Now Indigenous groups want him to halt another pipeline project.
Sentiment: negative
29 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $RPD$RES$SON

Women Will Not Reach Parity at the Pinnacle of Power for Another 130 Years, Predicts UN

Women Will Not Reach Parity at the Pinnacle of Power for Another 130 Years, Predicts UN
Added 3 months ago
Summary: UNITED NATIONS, Mar 12 (IPS) - The United Nations says the highest levels of political power remain the furthest from achieving gender parity in an increasingly male-dominated power structure worldwide.
Sentiment: positive
9 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SNT$SON

More Can & Must be Done to Eradicate Caste-Based Discrimination, Says UN Rights Chief

More Can & Must be Done to Eradicate Caste-Based Discrimination, Says UN Rights Chief
Added 3 months ago
Summary: KATHMANDU, Nepal, Mar 11 (IPS) - There is hardly a better way to promote human rights in Nepal than celebrating Muskan Khatun for being one of the winners of the prestigious International Women of Courage (IWOC) Award, released on the International Women’s Day by the Government of the United States of America.
Sentiment: negative
16 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $CIA
Cryptos: $SON

Why a white poet did not translate Amanda Gorman

Why a white poet did not translate Amanda Gorman
Added 3 months ago
Summary: When a white Dutch author was chosen to translate Gorman's work the decision was swiftly reversed.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

The plus-size knitters who are solving an inclusivity problem

The plus-size knitters who are solving an inclusivity problem
Added 3 months ago
Summary: With the top knitting site Ravelry often lacking plus-size designs, knitters are crowdsourcing their own designs to create more inclusive sizing options.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Orphaned boy, 8, calls out for mum after she is ‘tortured and murdered by her jealous ex because she broke up

Orphaned boy, 8, calls out for mum after she is ‘tortured and murdered by her jealous ex because she broke up
Added 3 months ago
Summary: AN eight-year-old orphan boy called out for his mum in vain, after she was allegedly tortured and murdered by her jealous ex because she broke up with him. Rone Vicente de Macedo, 42, allegedly sub…
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Defying pandemic, feminists in Spain decry far-right attacks

Defying pandemic, feminists in Spain decry far-right attacks
Added 3 months ago
Summary: MADRID (AP) — Women in Spain are marking this year’s International Women's Day with static protests, bicycle fun rides and other small-sized events to prevent gatherings that could trigger a new spike of coronavirus infections. Spain’s Constitutional Court on Monday...
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $SQ
Cryptos: $SON

Defying pandemic, feminists in Spain decry far-right attacks

Defying pandemic, feminists in Spain decry far-right attacks
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Women in Spain are marking this year’s International Women's Day with static protests, bicycle fun-rides and small-sized events to prevent gatherings that could trigger a new spike of coronavirus infections
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
3 people have read this
Stocks: $SQ
Cryptos: $SON

On the street at 18: Young LGBTQ people in Europe shunned by families, politicians | CBC News

On the street at 18: Young LGBTQ people in Europe shunned by families, politicians | CBC News
Added 3 months ago
Summary: The COVID-19 pandemic has left supports for LGBTQ youth in Italy and elsewhere in Europe thinly stretched – putting thousands of young gay and transgender people at even greater risk.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

How Dangerous Are New Mutations of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Virus?

How Dangerous Are New Mutations of the SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19) Virus?
Added 3 months ago
Summary: How dangerous are new mutations of the SARS-CoV-2 virus? An international team involving researchers from the Institute of Virology and Immunology (IVI) of the Federal Food Safety and Veterinary Office BLV and the University of Bern (Switzerland), the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (USA)
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

‘No Activity’ Season 4 Arrives On April 8

‘No Activity’ Season 4 Arrives On April 8
Added 3 months ago
Summary: Season 4 of ‘No Activity’ will be the show’s first fully animated season
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 3 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 3 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Macron warned 'no renegotiating' possible for nuclear deal as Iran ramps up 'animosity'

Macron warned 'no renegotiating' possible for nuclear deal as Iran ramps up 'animosity'
Added 4 months ago
Summary: PRESIDENT MACRON has suffered a diplomatic slapdown after being warned by Tehran that the 2015 nuclear deal is not up for renegotiation.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $EXPR
Cryptos: $SON

Rio Tinto chairman leaving over destruction of sacred sites

Rio Tinto chairman leaving over destruction of sacred sites
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Rio Tinto chairman Simon Thompson says he is accountable for the mining giant destroying sacred Indigenous sites in Australia to access iron ore and he will not seek reelection as a board director next year
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $ROOT
Cryptos: $SON

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 4 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Rio Tinto chairman leaving over destruction of sacred sites

Rio Tinto chairman leaving over destruction of sacred sites
Added 4 months ago
Summary: CANBERRA, Australia - Rio Tinto chairman Simon Thompson said Wednesday he was accountable for the mining giant destroying sacred Indigenous sites in A...
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
4 people have read this
Stocks: $ROOT
Cryptos: $SON

The Invention of the Love Song, the First Algorithm, and the Mathematics of Transcendence: Pythagoras, Sappho, and How Music Made the World Modern

The Invention of the Love Song, the First Algorithm, and the Mathematics of Transcendence: Pythagoras, Sappho, and How Music Made the World Modern
Added 4 months ago
Summary: How a refugee and a lesbian lifted humanity from the age of superstition to the age of reason and pioneered the subversive art of telling our own stories by our own truth.
Sentiment: positive
19 minute read
10 people have read this

'Nomadland,' 'Borat' win at a socially distant Golden Globes

'Nomadland,' 'Borat' win at a socially distant Golden Globes
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Netflix also won big with 'The Crown' and 'The Queen's Gambit' taking home the award in their respective categories.
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$NFLX
Cryptos: $CRW$AXE$SON

Star’s Destruction by Supermassive Black Hole Linked to Origin of Universe’s Highest-Energy Particles

Star’s Destruction by Supermassive Black Hole Linked to Origin of Universe’s Highest-Energy Particles
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A team of scientists has detected the presence of a high-energy neutrino—a particularly elusive particle—in the wake of a star’s destruction as it is consumed by a black hole. A team of scientists has detected the presence of a high-energy neutrino—a particularly elusive particle—in the wake of a
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $UNI$SON

Rosamund Pike skewers Rudy Giuliani as winners revealed - follow Golden Globes live

Rosamund Pike skewers Rudy Giuliani as winners revealed - follow Golden Globes live
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Latest updates on the 2021 Golden Globes awards hosted by Tina Fey and Amy Poehler
5 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

What did Larry Nassar do?

What did Larry Nassar do?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar is serving decades in prison for sexually assaulting female athletes in a scandal that counted hundreds of victims and turned USA Gymnastics upside down. Here, …
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

NYT columnist faces conflict of interest accusations after singing praise of Facebook ‘Groups’ feature in tech giant’s blog post

NYT columnist faces conflict of interest accusations after singing praise of Facebook ‘Groups’ feature in tech giant’s blog post
Added 4 months ago
Summary: New York Times writer David Brooks has come under fire for a potential conflict of interest after penning a blog post for Facebook’s corporate site while a project he helped to found accepted money from the social media giant.
10 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE
Cryptos: $SON

Revealed: Meet The Trump Fanatic Who Tasered A Cop At The Capitol Insurrection

Revealed: Meet The Trump Fanatic Who Tasered A Cop At The Capitol Insurrection
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Danny "DJ" Rodriguez brawled with cops, tried to smash out a Capitol window, and assaulted a police officer on Jan. 6. He’s still at large.
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

NYT Columnist David Brooks Blogged For Facebook’s Corporate Site

NYT Columnist David Brooks Blogged For Facebook’s Corporate Site
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Brooks also appeared in a Facebook-produced video panel used to promote an NYU study of Facebook Groups funded by the social media giant.
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Security Cooperation as Remote Warfare: The US in the Horn of Africa

Security Cooperation as Remote Warfare: The US in the Horn of Africa
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Security cooperation programmes have provided a pathway to continued intervention, the ‘remoteness’ of which applies only to the intervening actor, not local communities.
Sentiment: positive
72 minute read
13 people have read this

Billie Eilish and the Future of the Pop Star Documentary

Billie Eilish and the Future of the Pop Star Documentary
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The Grammy-winner’s Apple TV+ film 'The World’s a Little Blurry' is radical in its transparency.
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Remote Warfare in the Sahel and a Role for the European Union

Remote Warfare in the Sahel and a Role for the European Union
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Remote warfare conducted by Western forces is shifting its focus to the Sahel and as European states try to rely less on the US security apparatus, old legal challenges.
Sentiment: negative
45 minute read
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $NXS$SON

Scientists begin building highly accurate digital twin of our planet

Scientists begin building highly accurate digital twin of our planet
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A digital twin of our planet is being designed to simulate Earth's climate system reaching into the future. It is a tool to support policy-?makers in taking appropriate measures to better prepare for extreme events.
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
8 people have read this
Stocks: $SWCH
Cryptos: $MDM$SON

#FireFauci trends as he tells vaccinated people to remain under lockdown, blames Trump’s ‘denial’ for massive death count

#FireFauci trends as he tells vaccinated people to remain under lockdown, blames Trump’s ‘denial’ for massive death count
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Calls for White House adviser Anthony Fauci to be fired have intensified as he continues pushing lockdown restrictions and criticizing former President Donald Trump over Covid-19 deaths.
Sentiment: positive
1 minute read
6 people have read this
Stocks: $MRNA$PFE
Cryptos: $VIEW$SON

Physicists Show a Speed Limit Also Applies in the Quantum World

Physicists Show a Speed Limit Also Applies in the Quantum World
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Study by the University of Bonn determines minimum time for complex quantum operations. Even in the world of the smallest particles with their own special rules, things cannot proceed infinitely fast. Physicists at the University of Bonn have now shown what the speed limit is for complex quantum
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $BEAM$SON

Breaking News, Latest News and Videos

Added 4 months ago
Summary: View the latest news and breaking news today for U.S., world, weather, entertainment, politics and health at CNN.com.
Sentiment: negative
4 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Hear me out: why S1m0ne isn't a bad movie

Hear me out: why S1m0ne isn't a bad movie
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Continuing our series of writers defending unloved films is a reappraisal of Andrew Niccol’s flop satire starring Al Pacino as a director who creates a virtual actor
Sentiment: positive
8 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $AWRE$GIB

The Island House / Clément Lesnoff-Rocard + Gil Pescal

The Island House / Clément Lesnoff-Rocard + Gil Pescal
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Completed in 2020 in France. Images by Simone Bossi. This project, initiated 3 years ago, could be considered as an antagonist allegory to the famous movie Cast away, lost on an island. Located on the...
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Scientists Investigate the Believed Remains of Two Christian Apostles – Here’s What They Found

Scientists Investigate the Believed Remains of Two Christian Apostles – Here’s What They Found
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A Roman church has since the sixth century AD held relics, believed to be the remains of two apostles. Now, they have undergone scientific analysis, casting light on their age and origin. In Rome lies the Santi Apostoli church, cared for by Franciscan brothers for more than 500 years. For more th
Sentiment: positive
4 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Reuilly Residential Building / Charles-Henri Tachon, architecture & paysage

Reuilly Residential Building  / Charles-Henri Tachon, architecture & paysage
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Completed in 2019 in Paris, France. Images by Simone Bossi, Gilles Bretin. Not far, opposite, on a wall: I’m desperate because I’m invisible. Written in chalk on the wall of the Pierre & Marie Curie University at...
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
14 people have read this
Stocks: $SQ
Cryptos: $SON

Calls for inquiry into Carrie Symonds' influence over Government

Calls for inquiry into Carrie Symonds' influence over Government
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Carrie Symonds is thought to have had a role in several key appointments recently.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

'The Essence Of Truth': A Doctor's Photos Document The COVID-19 Crisis In The ER

'The Essence Of Truth': A Doctor's Photos Document The COVID-19 Crisis In The ER
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Dr. Scott Kobner is the chief emergency room resident at the Los Angeles County-USC Medical Center. His black-and-white photos show the suffering, anxiety and chaos unfolding in overrun COVID units.
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Everything you need to know about the Tokyo Olympics

Everything you need to know about the Tokyo Olympics
Added 4 months ago
Summary: The Tokyo Olympics are on course to take place this summer. Here's a complete guide to the Games.
Sentiment: positive
32 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Pregnant Women: Beware of COVID Shots

Pregnant Women: Beware of COVID Shots
Added 4 months ago
Summary: (Related: Brooklyn Woman Fired From Job After Not Getting Vaccine Because She Wanted to Wait For More Data on Pregnancy Effects) Twenty years ago, when I was pregnant with my first child, I transformed into a total health nut. A lifelong couch potato, I started exercising, enrolled in Lamaze classes and even took vitamins for […]
Sentiment: negative
9 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

New York Fashion Week is back for another season of shows -- but things have changed

New York Fashion Week is back for another season of shows -- but things have changed
Added 4 months ago
Summary: New York Fashion Week was once the mainstage for American designers, but this notion has been unbuckling for years. CFDA CEO Steven Kolb explains the rational behind the new "American Collections Calendar" and why it isn't the end of fashion week.
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Megan Thee Stallion fans slam Harper's Bazaar photo shoot - Los Angeles Times

Megan Thee Stallion fans slam Harper's Bazaar photo shoot - Los Angeles Times
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Some Megan Thee Stallion fans aren't too happy about how the "Savage" rapper is portrayed as the star of Harper Bazaar's March cover story.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Jamaica should repeal homophobic laws, rights tribunal rules

Jamaica should repeal homophobic laws, rights tribunal rules
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Commission finds Jamaican government responsible for violating the rights of two gay people
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

'That's enough': France confronts decades of neglect of incest cases

'That's enough': France confronts decades of neglect of incest cases
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Book alleging political scientist Olivier Duhamel sexually abused stepson has led to resignations and calls for changes to age of consent
Sentiment: negative
11 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $BOX
Cryptos: $SON

Opinion: Simone Biles penalized for having skills other gymnasts can't pull off

Opinion: Simone Biles penalized for having skills other gymnasts can't pull off
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Simone Biles has a new element to do at the world championships, but the value of it is being watered down to keep other gymnasts from trying it.
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
7 people have read this
Stocks: $GOOG$GOOGL
Cryptos: $SON

Iodine Oxoacids Formed in Oceans Have Major Impact on Climate and Human Health

Iodine Oxoacids Formed in Oceans Have Major Impact on Climate and Human Health
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Molecular iodine, a major emission from the ocean, can quickly convert to iodic oxoacids even under weak daylight conditions. These oxoacids lead rapidly to aerosol particles that significantly affect climate and human health. Iodine-containing vapors that are emitted from oceans are a major sour
8 people have read this
Stocks: $NIO
Cryptos: $SON

Capitol riots: Five takeaways from the arrests

Capitol riots: Five takeaways from the arrests
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Those who have been charged so far come from a variety of backgrounds and at least 41 states.
Sentiment: negative
12 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

How Choreography Can Help Robots Come Alive

How Choreography Can Help Robots Come Alive
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Dance and robotics rarely overlap. But if they did, it could make robots seem less like industrial contrivances, and more like empathetic beings.
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
11 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Opinion | Goodbye to the Cult of SoulCycle

Opinion | Goodbye to the Cult of SoulCycle
Added 4 months ago
Summary: From vaccine line-cutting to outright racism, revelations are exposing the darkness at the core of the boutique fitness craze.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

From raw drama to foot trauma: the best of Sundance 2021

From raw drama to foot trauma: the best of Sundance 2021
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Films from first-time directors including Rebecca Hall, Robin Wright and Fran Kranz were the standouts at this year’s virtual festival
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $HIVE$SON

Putin’s Once-Scorned Vaccine Is Now a Favorite in Pandemic Fight

Putin’s Once-Scorned Vaccine Is Now a Favorite in Pandemic Fight
Added 4 months ago
Summary: President Vladimir Putin’s announcement in August that Russia had cleared the world’s first Covid-19 vaccine for use before it even completed safety trials sparked skepticism worldwide. Now he may reap diplomatic dividends as Russia basks in arguably its biggest scientific breakthrough since the Soviet era.
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Dianne Durham, first Black US women’s gymnastics champion, dies

Dianne Durham, first Black US women’s gymnastics champion, dies
Added 4 months ago
Summary: "Dianne was a pioneer for Black gymnasts as well ... She paved the way for others," said Durham’s husband, Tom Drahozal.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
7 people have read this

After the First Virtual Sundance, Four Writers Compare Notes

After the First Virtual Sundance, Four Writers Compare Notes
Added 4 months ago
Summary: What worked online? What didn’t? And which films stood out? When you’re watching from home, feel-good movies don’t always have the same effect.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
5 people have read this
Stocks: $AAPL$BOX
Cryptos: $SON

Analyzing Ancient DNA From 50,000-Year-Old Poop Reveals Secrets of Neanderthals’ Gut Microbiota

Analyzing Ancient DNA From 50,000-Year-Old Poop Reveals Secrets of Neanderthals’ Gut Microbiota
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Neanderthals' gut microbiota already included some beneficial micro-organisms that are also found in our own intestine. An international research group led by the University of Bologna achieved this result by extracting and analyzing ancient DNA from 50,000-year-old fecal sediments sampled at the ar
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Neanderthal gut microbiota and the bacteria helping our health

Neanderthal gut microbiota and the bacteria helping our health
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Neanderthals' gut microbiota included beneficial microorganisms that are also found in the modern human microbiome. An international research group led by the University of Bologna achieved this result by extracting and analyzing ancient DNA from 50,000-year-old fecal sediments sampled at the archaeological site of El Salt, near Alicante (Spain).
Sentiment: positive
11 minute read
7 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Why Joe Biden's faith-based 'equity' agenda is getting pushback from religious conservatives

Why Joe Biden's faith-based 'equity' agenda is getting pushback from religious conservatives
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Joe Biden, only the second Catholic president, has brought to the White House a different approach to faith, personally and politically, than Trump's.
Sentiment: positive
17 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

House Democrats clear path for Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill

House Democrats clear path for Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Jeff Zients, coordinator of the White House coronavirus response, called the creation of the two centers a matter of “equity” and said they will help “two of the communities most hard-hit by this pandemic.”
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
4 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Video Uses Bogus Claims to Stoke Race-Based Fears of COVID-19 Vaccine

Video Uses Bogus Claims to Stoke Race-Based Fears of COVID-19 Vaccine
Added 4 months ago
Summary: A viral video clip makes bogus claims about COVID-19 vaccines and falsely accuses the government of "pure racism" for "push[ing] this heavily on Blacks and browns." Public health experts have recommended prioritizing those communities for the vaccine because they have suffered higher rates of infection and death.
Sentiment: negative
20 minute read
10 people have read this

He Wants to Save Classics From Whiteness. Can the Field Survive?

He Wants to Save Classics From Whiteness. Can the Field Survive?
Added 4 months ago
Summary: Dan-el Padilla Peralta thinks classicists should knock ancient Greece and Rome off their pedestal — even if that means destroying their discipline.
Sentiment: negative
13 minute read
15 people have read this
Cryptos: $IVY$SON$300

Referee Sarah Thomas Will Make Super Bowl History - But She's Part of a Trend

Referee Sarah Thomas Will Make Super Bowl History - But She's Part of a Trend
Added 4 months ago
Summary: For the first time, a woman will be among the referees working during a Super Bowl. Sarah Thomas is part of a growing number of women officiating at the highest level of men's sports leagues.
2 people have read this
Stocks: $ROOT
Cryptos: $SON

Millions of COVID-19 survivors have lost the sense of smell and taste. Will they come back? Not even researchers know.

Millions of COVID-19 survivors have lost the sense of smell and taste. Will they come back? Not even researchers know.
Added 5 months ago
Summary: A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers still aren't sure when some survivors may regain their senses of smell and taste – if ever.
Sentiment: negative
17 minute read
8 people have read this
Cryptos: $EVAN$SON

Sundance 2021: Oscar buzz abounds during the (mostly virtual) film festival

Sundance 2021: Oscar buzz abounds during the (mostly virtual) film festival
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The biggest buzz of the festival so far still surrounds 'CODA,' one of the opening night films, about a child of deaf parents hoping to strike out on her own.
Sentiment: positive
43 minute read
9 people have read this

'We Don't Have To Let These Officers Walk Away'

'We Don't Have To Let These Officers Walk Away'
Added 5 months ago
Summary: W. J. Lofton's new poem, commissioned by Ava DuVernay, puts a spotlight on Breonna Taylor's killers
Sentiment: negative
6 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

Can Chloé Valdary Sell Skeptics on DEI?

Can Chloé Valdary Sell Skeptics on DEI?
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Valdary’s Theory of Enchantment elicits unusual openness, trust, and engagement from ideologically diverse observers.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
3 people have read this
Cryptos: $OMNI$SON

Millions of COVID-19 survivors have lost the sense of smell and taste. Will they come back? Not even researchers know.

Millions of COVID-19 survivors have lost the sense of smell and taste. Will they come back? Not even researchers know.
Added 5 months ago
Summary: A year into the COVID-19 pandemic, researchers still aren't sure when some survivors may regain their senses of smell and taste – if ever.
Sentiment: negative
16 minute read
9 people have read this
Cryptos: $EVAN$SON

How an elite family's decades-old secret sparked a reckoning about sexual abuse in France | CBC News

How an elite family's decades-old secret sparked a reckoning about sexual abuse in France | CBC News
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Sexual abuse within families had long been a problem France failed to confront. That appears to have changed recently with the release of a book that exposed a dark and decades-old secret of a prominent French family.
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $CAG$SON

Lancs farm makes £50k in pandemic by offering Zoom calls with goats

Lancs farm makes £50k in pandemic by offering Zoom calls with goats
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Cronkshaw Fold Farm in Rossendale has made £50,000 from something which 'started as a joke'
10 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

The Fiery Song That Freed Tina Turner

The Fiery Song That Freed Tina Turner
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Fifty years ago, the Queen of Rock seized her crown—and sparked her rebirth—with her explosive rendition of 'Proud Mary.'
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
6 people have read this
Cryptos: $SON

How the Pandemic Changed Us | Reveal

How the Pandemic Changed Us | Reveal
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Racial justice, police accountability, mutual aid, climate activism, warp-speed vaccines – we look at ways our COVID-19 year changed American society.
Sentiment: positive
60 minute read
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Could This Giant Pigeon Tower Over The High Line?

Could This Giant Pigeon Tower Over The High Line?
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The High Line has announced 12 shortlisted sculptures that could be installed next year in its public art space near Hudson Yards.
2 minute read
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Meet UCLA gymnast Nia Dennis, who went viral after 'Black excellence' floor routine

Meet UCLA gymnast Nia Dennis, who went viral after 'Black excellence' floor routine
Added 5 months ago
Summary: "Black culture is not really recognized or known in the sport of gymnastics, so it was really important to me to bring that into the light of gymnastics," Dennis said.
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Philip Alan Harrison

Philip Alan Harrison
Added 5 months ago
Summary: September 22, 1947 – January 28, 2021 (age 73) Philip Alan Harrison, 73, of Hyrum, Utah, passed away on January 28, 2021, peacefully at his home, after a valiant three-year battle with Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Phil was born on September 22, 1947, in Provo, Utah, the youngest of four children born to Bertrand Fereday […]
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Questlove uncovers 'Black Woodstock' in his hit Sundance doc

Questlove uncovers 'Black Woodstock' in his hit Sundance doc
Added 5 months ago
Summary: NEW YORK (AP) — Questlove responded with incredulous disbelief when he was first told about the footage. A landmark 1969 Harlem concert series that he hadn't heard of? With Stevie Wonder?...
Sentiment: positive
7 minute read
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The weak links in world's laboratories researching deadly viruses

The weak links in world's laboratories researching deadly viruses
Added 5 months ago
Summary: They handle disease pathogens capable of killing millions of people, so how safe are the world's Biosafety Level 4 research laboratories?
Sentiment: negative
18 minute read
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Stocks: $MRNA
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Sundance 2021: Questlove takes us to forgotten 'Black Woodstock' in joyous concert doc 'Summer of Soul'

Sundance 2021: Questlove takes us to forgotten 'Black Woodstock' in joyous concert doc 'Summer of Soul'
Added 5 months ago
Summary: "Summer of Soul," which opened Sundance on Thursday, features previously unseen footage of Stevie Wonder, Nina Simone and more in concert in 1969.
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Pain relievers may dull effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccine, experts warn

Pain relievers may dull effectiveness of COVID-19 vaccine, experts warn
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Experts are warning that over-the-counter pain relievers such as Aspirin, Tylenol or ibuprofen could dull the effectiveness of coronavirus vaccines. As the US continues to roll out vaccines from bo…
Sentiment: negative
3 minute read
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Scalapay Banks $48M Seed For Buy Now, Pay Later Tool

Scalapay Banks $48M Seed For Buy Now, Pay Later Tool
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Scalapay breaks up payments into three installments, offering zero interest, and assumes all risk by paying the seller in full and immediately.
5 minute read
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Cryptos: $SON

Monolith Mania Comes to Chelsea

Monolith Mania Comes to Chelsea
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Why has this relatively simple form of sculpture been so fraught with meaning and symbolism over the centuries? The Kasmin Gallery has some ideas.
Sentiment: positive
3 minute read
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Scalapay raises $48M to scale its buy now, pay later service in Europe

Scalapay raises $48M to scale its buy now, pay later service in Europe
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Buy now, pay later services — which let consumers finance the purchase of goods online by paying back the total in installments over time — have been growing in ubiquity this past year. Today, Scalapay, one of the companies that’s building a platform to enable buy now, pay later (…
Sentiment: positive
10 minute read
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Opinion | ‘The Capitol Insurrection Was as Christian Nationalist as It Gets.’

Opinion | ‘The Capitol Insurrection Was as Christian Nationalist as It Gets.’
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Religious resentment has become a potent recruiting tool for the hard right.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
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The Climber's Refuge / LCA Architetti / luca compri architetti

The Climber's Refuge / LCA Architetti / luca compri architetti
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Completed in 2021 in Breuil-Cervinia, Italy. Images by Simone Bossi. The project, called Chalet Blanc, was born from the idea of a young couple who decided to build a small sustainable chalet at the foot of the...
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Album reviews: Celeste – Not Your Muse, and Goat Girl – On All Fours

Album reviews: Celeste – Not Your Muse, and Goat Girl – On All Fours
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Celeste’s debut album has a technical brilliance that matches her unique voice, while Goat Girl have evolved their sound on new record On All Fours
12 people have read this
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Why we don’t see viral routines like Nia Dennis’s in the Olympics

Why we don’t see viral routines like Nia Dennis’s in the Olympics
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The UCLA senior’s viral floor exercise prompted shout-outs from Michelle Obama and Janet Jackson by leaning into the freedom of expression unique to college gymnastics
7 people have read this
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Opinion | ‘The Capitol Insurrection Was as Christian Nationalist as It Gets.’

Opinion | ‘The Capitol Insurrection Was as Christian Nationalist as It Gets.’
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Religious resentment has become a potent recruiting tool for the hard right.
Sentiment: negative
5 minute read
9 people have read this

Investing during cornavirus: Apps make it easy for beginners, here's how I started

Investing during cornavirus: Apps make it easy for beginners, here's how I started
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Behind complicated terms and a slew of numbers lies an opportunity for retirement funds or another stream of income. Is it time to become investor?
Sentiment: positive
13 minute read
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Stocks: $TSLA$DOW
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ASX sinks 2.3pc; Rio Tinto names iron ore boss

ASX sinks 2.3pc; Rio Tinto names iron ore boss
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The Australian sharemarket slumps as blue chips pace a sell-off following Wall Street’s worst session since October. Simon Trott is Rio Tinto’s new iron ore chief. Fortescue delivers record first half shipments. Splitit slumps to $US66.8 million loss. IOOF slumps after FUM declines. GME Resources soars on GameStop frenzy.
Sentiment: positive
2 minute read
10 people have read this
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The Absurd Backlash to Nia Dennis’ Viral Floor Exercise

The Absurd Backlash to Nia Dennis’ Viral Floor Exercise
Added 5 months ago
Summary: It’s long past time the gymnastics world reckoned with its racism.
Sentiment: positive
12 minute read
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Stocks: $AAPL
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Javicia Leslie on being TV’s first Black Batwoman

Javicia Leslie on being TV’s first Black Batwoman
Added 5 months ago
Summary: It’s the 33-year-old actor’s first lead in a major TV series when she dons the Batsuit as Ryan Wilder in season two of The CW superhero series and replaces Ruby Rose’s Kate Kane, but she’s hardly a carbon copy of her predecessor, says Sarah Bahr
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Violence claims the lives of 66 people in Buffalo in 2020

Violence claims the lives of 66 people in Buffalo in 2020
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Here is a list of the 66 homicide victims last year in Buffalo.
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
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Cryptos: $SON

Inauguration Songs Hit LyricFind Charts, Led by Ant Clemons, New Radicals & More

Inauguration Songs Hit LyricFind Charts, Led by Ant Clemons, New Radicals & More
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Two even make the Billboard Hot 100: Ant Clemons’ “Better Days” and Tim McGraw & Tyler Hubbard’s "Undivided."
3 minute read
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Madrid feminist mural saved from removal attempt by far right

Madrid feminist mural saved from removal attempt by far right
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Artwork celebrating pioneering women saved after city councillors step in to stop Vox party motion
Sentiment: positive
5 minute read
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Stocks: $CIA
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FinCEN again extends comment period for controversial crypto AML rules

FinCEN again extends comment period for controversial crypto AML rules
Added 5 months ago
Summary: The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network for a second time has extended the comment period for portions of its proposed AML rules aimed at peeling back the anonymity of certain kinds of cryptocurrency transactions.
Sentiment: positive
6 minute read
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Stocks: $SQ
Cryptos: $BTC$ETH$SON

Jealous wife stabs husband over images with woman which was actually her

Jealous wife stabs husband over images with woman which was actually her
Added 5 months ago
Summary: A jealous wife in Mexico’s Sonora allegedly stabbed her husband in a blind rage after she found old photos on his cell phone of him having sex with a woman. As it turned out, the woman in the intimate pictures with her husband were actually her and the photos were taken years ago. The woman, identified as Leonora R, has been arrested. Officials haven’t disclosed the extent of the husband’s wounds.
Sentiment: negative
1 minute read
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Two female referees to officiate same game for first time in NBA history

Two female referees to officiate same game for first time in NBA history
Added 5 months ago
Summary: Natalie Sago and Jenna Schroeder will officiate Monday's game between the Hornets and Magic
Sentiment: negative
2 minute read
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