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Undersea volcano eruption puts entire US Pacific coast under tsunami advisory...
Satellite images showed the cloud formed by the massive undersea volcano eruption early Saturday morning near Tonga.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-15 18:53 UTC
Tsunami strikes Japan following Tonga eruption...
A tsunami of 1.2 meters was confirmed in the Amami and Tokara islands with the possibility of waves reaching 3 meters.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-15 18:00 UTC
NATO, US brought world close to brink of nuclear war during talks with Russia - expert...
Representative of the Schiller Institute in New York Richard Black said that West needs to give up its violent fantasy of getting win Russia and China
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-14 17:40 UTC
Ghislaine Maxwell no longer fighting to keep names sealed from Virginia Giuffre's lawsuit...
'She does not wish to further address those objections,' writes Laura Menninger, one of Maxwell's attorneys
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-13 19:50 UTC
Explainer-What we know about Virginia Giuffre's lawsuit against Britain's Prince Andrew...
Britain's Prince Andrew on Thursday had his military links and royal patronages removed, a day after a U.S. judge allowed a civil case brought by Virginia Giuffre accusing the prince of sexually abusing her when she was 17 to move forward. WHAT ARE GI
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-13 19:47 UTC
Prince Andrew relinquishes military titles and patronages: Buckingham Palace...
Prince Andrew, who is facing a lawsuit on allegations of sexually assaulting a minor, has stepped down from his honorary military and philanthropic duties.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-13 19:33 UTC
Russia, US take tough stands ahead of more talks on Ukraine...
MOSCOW — Moscow and Washington both took uncompromising stands Tuesday ahead of more talks amid a Russian troop buildup near Ukraine, with the United States rebuffing a demand to halt NATO expansion and the Kremlin saying it will quickly see if it&#
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-12 00:56 UTC
Ukrainians wait as Russia faces off with the West...
What Ukrainians think about the conflict threatening their country, as Russia and the West meet.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-12 00:55 UTC
Undersea cable connecting Norway and Arctic satellite station is mysteriously damaged...
The disruption, which occurred on one of two fiberoptic cables, could prove disastrous as it means there is now only one connection between mainland Norway and Svalbard with no backup.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-12 00:54 UTC
Horowitz: Why did Scotland experience a spike in infant deaths?...
One of the most durable public health trajectories over the past 50 years has been the consistent decline in infant mortality in countries with first-world health care. Yet in September, Scotland experienced such a spike at least in neonatal deaths that i
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-11 17:54 UTC
US, NATO Reject Russian Demand to Stop Expansion...
Officials from the United States and the North Atlantic Treaty Organization said Friday they would not agree with Russia's demand for NATO to stop expanding.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-08 03:18 UTC
COVID variant B.1.640.2: What we know so far about the new strain found in France...
Experts have been downplaying a media storm surrounding a COVID variant that was found in France in December. Is it a concern?
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-05 19:56 UTC
WHO Official Downplays New COVID IHU Variant Found in France...
The WHO says the IHU coronavirus variant hasn't become much of a threat since it was first identified
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-05 19:56 UTC
What is 'flurona' and how common is it?...
The name might sound like a joke, but the World Health Organization (WHO) says cases of people getting influenza and COVID-19 are very real.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-01-03 21:59 UTC
Russia lists Pussy Riot member, art collector and satirist as 'foreign agents'...
Russia on Thursday designated a member of the Pussy Riot punk band, a prominent art collector and a well-known satirist as "foreign agents", the latest in a series of moves critics say are designed to stifle dissent.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-30 18:58 UTC
Hong Kong police charge 2 journalists with sedition, US criticizes raid of news outlet...
Two former editors from a Hong Kong online pro-democracy news outlet were charged with sedition and denied bail Thursday, a day after the outlet said it would cease operations following a police raid on its office and seven arrests.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-30 18:56 UTC
US 'concerned' over Iran rocket launch...
The U.S. is concerned about Iran’s development of space launch vehicles, saying there is a serious risk Tehran is building up its ballistic missile program and one could someday be used to carry a nuclear warhead, a State Department spokesperson told The Hill.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-30 18:51 UTC
Ghislaine Maxwell convicted in Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse case...
The verdict capped a monthlong trial featuring sordid accounts of the sexual exploitation of girls as young as 14, told by four women who described being abused as teens in the 1990s and early 2000s at Epstein's palatial homes in Florida, New York and
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-29 22:16 UTC
COVID is airborne and out in the community. Here's how good ventilation can make public spaces safer...
Some public places have a higher risk of airborne transmission than others, but there are measures business owners can take to improve the air quality in their premises and lower the risk of customers and staff becoming infected.
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-27 19:59 UTC
Why Putin is acting like a man who has run out of time...
Analysis: As Ukraine drifts from the control he desires, disdain for potential negotiating partners leaves the option of force
By Anonymous Submission on 2021-12-25 01:13 UTC
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