Category: Politics

Loathe crimes aloof hump unchecked at Syracuse College, college students allege – USA TODAY

Loathe crimes aloof hump unchecked at Syracuse College, college students allege – USA TODAY

Doug Stanglin USA TODAY Published 4:02 PM EST Feb 19, 2020 A student activist group that took over a Syracuse University administration building to protest long-simmering charges of racism and bias on campus rejected an attempt by the school to end its three-day sit-in, the school said in a statement Wednesday. The black-led movement #NotAgainSU launched the sit-in at Crouse-Hinds Hall with more than…

U.S. housing begins fall; building permits advance thirteen-year excessive – Reuters

U.S. housing begins fall; building permits advance thirteen-year excessive – Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. homebuilding fell less than expected in January while permits surged to a near 13-year high, pointing to sustained housing market strength that could help keep the longest economic expansion in history on track. FILE PHOTO: A new apartment building housing construction site is seen in Los Angeles, California, U.S. July 30,…

Samsung Retains Cryptocurrency Efficiency in Galaxy S20 Devices – Cointelegraph

Samsung Retains Cryptocurrency Efficiency in Galaxy S20 Devices – Cointelegraph

South Korean technology giant Samsung recently unveiled its latest smartphone series, the Galaxy S20, at the Unpacked 2020 event in San Francisco.  While the headline feature is undoubtedly the new camera, according to the official marketing material the phone will also improve on the integrated blockchain security features introduced a year ago on the Galaxy…

China Expels Three Wall Avenue Journal Reporters – The Wall Avenue Journal

China Expels Three Wall Avenue Journal Reporters – The Wall Avenue Journal

China revoked the press credentials of three Wall Street Journal reporters based in Beijing, the first time the Chinese government has expelled multiple journalists simultaneously from one international news organization since the country began re-engaging with the world in the post-Mao era. China’s Foreign Ministry said the move Wednesday was punishment for a recent opinion…

China’s tourism, automobile industries sink amid COVID-19 outbreak – MarketWatch

China’s tourism, automobile industries sink amid COVID-19 outbreak – MarketWatch

China’s extraordinary economic growth over the past four decades transformed the country into the world’s second-biggest economy. The key to this growth is global trade. China is not only the largest trading partner in the world, but it is also central to a myriad of supply chains. From raw materials to components used in electronics,…

Pete Buttigieg Digs Trump: I’ve Never Despatched ‘Hush Cash to A Porn Vast title’ – Newsweek

Pete Buttigieg Digs Trump: I’ve Never Despatched ‘Hush Cash to A Porn Vast title’ – Newsweek

Former South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg responded to conservative radio host Rush Limbaugh’s remarks about his sexual orientation during a CNN town hall in Nevada on Tuesday evening by noting that he has never sent “hush money to a porn star after cheating.” When asked by event host Erin Burnett to respond to Limbaugh’s…

Archaic NYC mayor Bloomberg upsets the LGBTQ+ community with transgender comments – Contemporary York Each day News

Archaic NYC mayor Bloomberg upsets the LGBTQ+ community with transgender comments – Contemporary York Each day News

“If you go to the middle of the country … (and) your conversation during a presidential election is about some guy wearing a dress and whether he, she, or it can go to the locker room with their daughter, that’s not a winning formula for most people,” the billionaire ex-mayor says in the video. “They…

Scientists stare Neanderthal skeleton that hints at flower burial – The Guardian

Scientists stare Neanderthal skeleton that hints at flower burial – The Guardian

A Neanderthal skeleton unearthed in an Iraqi cave, already famous for fossils of these cousins of our species, is providing fresh evidence that they buried their dead – and intriguing clues that flowers may have been used in such rituals. Scientists said they had discovered the well-preserved upper body skeleton of an adult Neanderthal, who…