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Blockchain - Exchange - Technology. US military may incorporate blockchain in 2020
The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is expected to... (photo: Creative Commons / Pete Linforth) Bitcoin Warrior
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Demonstrators march during a protest against pension reforms in Paris, Tuesday Jan.14, 2020. Union protests continue despite Macron's compromise
French transport strikes continued for a 42nd day on Wednesday as a government compromise over the national retirement age failed to persuade some trade unions to call... (photo: AP / Christophe Ena) The Independent
Emmanuel Macron   France Strikes   French Ports   Photos   Wikipedia: 2019–20 French pension reform strike
The Toyota logo on a dealership in Manchester, N.H., Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019. Toyota takes a flyer on Joby electric air taxi
Toyota is taking a major leap into the world of urban air mobility, leading the Series C funding round for electric air taxi company Joby Aviation. Over the last decade,... (photo: AP / Charles Krupa)
The Engineer
Business   Electric Air Taxi   Photos   Toyota   Wikipedia: Toyota
Image showing glace mountains at Antarctica, March 10, 2016. Brazil inaugurates rebuilt Antarctic research base
Brazilian officials inaugurated the country’s new Antarctica scientific base on King George Island Wednesday, nearly eight years after a deadly fire destroyed most... (photo: Creative Commons / Pixabay/skeeze) Federal News Radio
Antarctica   Brazil   Photos   Research Base   Wikipedia: Antarctica
Hassan Rouhani, President of the Islamic Republic of Iran, addresses the general debate of the General Assembly’s seventieth session Rouhani asks military to apologise for holding back plane information
TEHRAN: President Hassan Rouhani appealed on Wednesday for unity and flagged the need for changes to the way Iran is run, after a wave of angry protests over the... (photo: UN / Cia Pak) Dawn
Hassan Rouhani   Iran   Ukrainian Airliner   wikipedia:Hassan Rouhani   Photos
Rapper Daniel Hernandez, known as Tekashi, performs during the Philipp Plein women's 2019 Spring-Summer collection, unveiled during the Fashion Week in Milan, Italy, Friday, Sept. 21, 2018. Tekashi69 asks to serve prison sentence under house arrest over gang retaliation fears
Tekashi 6ix9ine has reportedly asked a judge to allow him to serve the remainder of his sentence at home, on the grounds that he believes he is at risk while in... (photo: AP / Luca Bruno) The Independent
House Arrest   Lance Lazzaro   Photos   Tekashi 6ix9ine   Wikipedia: 6ix9ine
Prince Turki Al Faisal Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Chairman and Board of Directors of King Faisal Centre for Research and Islamic Studies in Saudi Arabia, attends the third day of the Arabian Gulf Security - Internal and External Challenges - Conference at the " Emirates Centre for Strategic Studies and Research" (ECSSR) in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates Wednesday, March 7, 2007. Saudi official says Iran’s response to Soleimani killing ‘merely a show’
Cairo: The Iranian response to the killing of top commander Qassem Soleimani was a ‘show’, according to ex-chief of the Saudi intelligence service Prince Turki Al Faisal.... (photo: AP / Nousha Salimi) Gulf News
Iran US Relations   Photos   Prince Turki Al Faisal   Qassem Soleimani   Wikipedia: Qasem Soleimani
President Donald Trump listens during a meeting with North Korean defectors where he talked with reporters about allowing the release of a secret memo on the F.B.I.’s role in the Russia inquiry, in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Feb. 2, 2018, in Washington. Qasem Soleimani gets a promotion and Syria's top military honor after being killed in a ...
Reuters In the days since he was killed by a US drone strike, Iranian military commander Qasem Soleimani has been feted at home and abroad. Soleimani, a major general at... (photo: AP / Evan Vucci) Business Insider
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An ambulance, which heading to avalanches hit area, wait for road opening blocked by heavy snowfall, in Keran, in Neelum Valley, Pakistan-administered Kashmir, Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020. Avalanches kill 69 in Pakistani and Indian Kashmir
At least 59 people were killed and many more were missing after avalanches in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir over the last 24 hours, senior government officials said on... (photo: AP / M.D. Mughal) The Independent
Avalanche   Indian Kashmir   Pakistan   Photos   Wikipedia: Neelum District
Donald Trump held his first town hall meeting at New Hampshire Town Hall in Derry The legal plan to stop senators from telling Trump: ‘You’re fired’
The lawyers who pushed and defended the actions that got Donald Trump impeached are now tasked with keeping the president in office. It was the White House counsel’s team... (photo: Creative Commons / Michael Vadon) Yahoo Daily News
Donald Trump   Photos   Trump impeachment   Wikipedia: You're Fired   You’re fired
Tissint meteorite The oldest material on Earth has been found in a meteorite
(CNN)Fifty years ago, a meteorite fell to Earth and landed in Australia, carrying with it a rare sample from interstellar space. A new analysis of the meteorite revealed... (photo: Creative Commons / Jon Taylor )
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The FBI giving a brief on the shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida After Florida killings, Saudis withdraw 21 cadets from United States
Saudi Arabia will withdraw 21 cadets receiving military training in the United States following a US investigation into a Saudi officer's fatal shooting of three... (photo: Creative Commons / FBI) Dawn
Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani   Pensacola shooting   Photos   Terrorism in US   Wikipedia: Naval Air Station Pensacola shooting
Supreme Court of the USA US attorney general: Pensacola Navy base shooting 'act of terrorism'
U.S. Attorney General William Barr said on Monday that the shooting by a Saudi pilot at a Navy base in Pensacola, southeastern state Florida, in December was "an act... (photo: Creative Commons / Phil Roeder) China.dot.org
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File - In this Thursday, May 23, 2013 photo, Nigerien soldiers walk near debris after suicide bombers blew themselves up inside a military barracks, in Agadez, northern Niger. Niger declares three days of mourning after 89 soldiers killed in attack on military base
(CNN)The Niger government has declared three days of national mourning after 89 soldiers were killed in an attack on a military base, a government spokesman said. The... (photo: AP) CNN
Extremism   Niger Conflict   Photos   Terrorism   Wikipedia: Mahamadou Issoufou
A United Express jet takes off at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport Tuesday, April 23, 2013, in Seattle. Passenger attacks flight attendant and tries to storm cockpit at ‘full sprint’
A passenger has been charged with aggravated assault after he hit a member of cabin crew and ran at the cockpit at a “full sprint” and tried to break in during a United... (photo: AP / Elaine Thompson) The Independent
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Protesters chant slogans while holding up posters during a demonstration in front of the British Embassy in Tehran, Iran, Sunday, Jan. 12, 2020. Iran Denies Shooting at Protesters Amid Fury Over Downing of Plane
Iran‘s police said on Monday officers had not fired at protesters demonstrating over Tehran’s admission that it shot down a passenger plane, as video on... (photo: AP / Ebrahim Noroozi) Hamodia
Donald Trump   Iran Plane Crash   Iranian Police   Photos   Wikipedia: Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752
People praying at Western wall Jerusalem, Israel Israeli education minister says being gay is unnatural
Israel’s education minister has sparked fury by implying it is unnatural and unhealthy not to be heterosexual. Rafael Peretz, an Orthodox rabbi, drew... (photo: Creative Commons) The Independent
LGBT in Israel   Orthodox rabbi   Photos   Rafael Peretz   Wikipedia: LGBT rights in Israel
Wildfire in Kårböle outside Ljusdal, Sweden on sunday 15 july 2018.  One of 80 wildfires in Sweden due to the dry weather.Photo: Mats Andersson / TT / kod 62210 Can you still travel to Australia during the bushfires? Six questions answered
Bush fires have been raging in Australia for months now. At least 25 people are dead. News about the impact on wildlife is devastating. Residents have been forced to flee... (photo: AP / Mats Andersson/TT News Agency) Canada Dot Com
Australia Bushfires   Photos   Tourism   Travel   Wikipedia
The 2017 NASA astronaut candidates class (Group 22) visited NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland NASA’s 11 Newest Astronauts Ready for Space Station, Moon and Mars Missions
The new astronauts successfully completed more than two years of required basic training NASA welcomed 11 new astronauts to its ranks Friday, increasing the number of... (photo: NASA / Goddard Space Flight Center)
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  Astronauts   Mars missions   NASA   Photos   Wikipedia: NASA
Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida Saudi military trainees to be expelled from US after Florida shooting
WASHINGTON: More than a dozen Saudi servicemen who are training at US military bases will be expelled from the United States in the aftermath of a Pentagon review... (photo: Creative Commons / Cat) The Times of India
Mohammed Saeed Alshamrani   Pensacola shooting   Photos   Saudi military   Wikipedia: Naval Air Station Pensacola shooting
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