Archive for August, 2019

Andy Murray will switch attention back to his singles comeback after losing to older brother Jamie in the Cincinnati Masters quarter-finals. Read the whole story...

ABC’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! mocked an emergency presidential alert issued to warn of major threats. Read the whole story at BBC News

NPR – Fifty years ago, the tiny town of Bethel, N.Y., was transformed into a teeming city of more than 400,000 people brought together by...

CBC – The first formal journalistic fact-checking feature I remember was the “Reality Check” segment of the CBS Evening News with Dan Rather. It turned...

CNN Jeffrey Epstein: had “multiple breaks in his neck bones,”This sort of break can happen when a person hangs themselves or dies by strangulation Economy: Wall...

Reuters – Hong Kong braced on Thursday for more mass demonstrations through the weekend, as China again warned against foreign interference in the city’s escalating...

CNN – Republican Rep. Steve King of Iowa questioned on Wednesday whether there would be any population left on Earth if not for rape and...

Jeremy Corbyn’s attempts to build a cross-party coalition to delay Brexit makes Thursday’s front pages. Read the whole story at BBC News

CBC News – Domingo is a prolific conductor and the director of the Los Angeles Opera. The multiple Grammy winner is an immensely respected figure...

A seaside town is planning to install public toilets that will stop sexual activity by spraying amorous occupants with water and sounding an alarm. Read...

Hollywood Reporter – Panels on gender equality, green film sets and new technologies will also be part of the TIFF industry program. The 2019 Toronto Film...

The “lookalike” of Friends actor David Schwimmer has been jailed for nine months for theft and fraud offences. Read more at Sky News

Fox News – An Israeli government official decided Thursday that U.S. Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., should be barred from entering the country for...

MarketWatch – Markets only work if government sets the rules of the road, establishing property rights, providing consumer-safety protections, protecting workers, and much more. The critical...

The Globe and Mail – The report contains fresh details and new revelations, but it only confirms what was already suspected, and underlines what was already...

Huff Post – The federal ethics watchdog has found Prime Minister Justin Trudeau broke Conflict of Interest rules again — this time by seeking to influence his...

Vogue – I’m not a stranger to Block Island. As a young girl, I made a much-anticipated day trip out to the island with my...