January 2020


Hong Kong protesters accused of ‘reckless’ violence over Christmas

Police and activists clash for third day in row with leader saying holiday ruined Hong Kong protesters and police clashed for a third day in a row over the Christmas holiday with demonstrators vowing to return on New Years Day. Police fired pepper spray and blue dye at protesters, chanting anti-government and anti-police slogans, marching […]

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Photographer Takes Extreme Macro Photos To Show How Mesmerizing Mushrooms Can Be

Meet Alison Pollack – a photographer for whom a stroll in a forest is more than just a way to relax and unwind. As Alison has a deep fascination with fungi and Myxomycetes, the subjects that she captures are sometimes as tiny as one or two millimeters. This results in breathtaking photographs, which reveal the […]

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US, Mexico and Canada sign revised trade deal to replace Nafta

Pact was agreed more than a year ago but Democrats insisted on major changes to improve enforcement of worker rights Officials from Canada, Mexico and the United States have signed a fresh overhaul of a quarter-century-old trade pact that aims to improve enforcement of worker rights and hold down prices for biologic drugs by eliminating […]

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UK father and children who drowned in Costa del Sol pool named

Gabriel Diya, his son Praise-Emmanuel and daughter Comfort died at holiday resort Police in Spain have named the three members of a British family who drowned in a hotel swimming pool on the Costa del Sol on Christmas Eve. They were identified as Gabriel Diya, a 52 year-old London-based pastor, his son Praise-Emmanuel Diya, 16, […]

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This is a crucial week for global trade

London (CNN Business)Happy Sunday. A version of this story first appeared in CNN Business’ Before the Bell newsletter. Not a subscriber? You can sign up right here. “The deal is close. It’s probably even closer than in mid-November,” White House National Economic Council director Larry Kudlow told CNBC on Friday. It’s worth stepping back to consider two […]

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People Are Sharing The Most Relatable Tweets About Finally Closing The Book On 2019

Pras Boonwong / EyeEm/EyeEm/Getty Images These 20 “Page 364 Of 365” Tweets Will Get You Hype For The New Year By Daffany Chan Dec 30, 2019 With the new year just around the corner, plenty of people are heading to social media to recount memories from 2019. The internet is flooding with stories about the […]

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She filmed sharks for ‘Jaws’ — then she dedicated her life to protecting them

(CNN)Below the shallow waters of the northeast coast of Australia is the world’s largest reef. Valerie and her late husband, Ron Taylor, were among the first to explore the Great Barrier Reef on film. In 1967, the couple partnered with the Belgian Scientific Expedition and spent six months filming its underwater habitats. In 1974, Hollywood […]

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Boston Marathon bomber begins appeal to overturn his death sentence

(CNN)The surviving Boston Marathon bomber who’s been convicted and sentenced to death for his role in the terror plot that killed four, injured hundreds and left the city under siege during a five-day manhunt in April 2013, is hoping his legal team’s appeal will give him his life back. Dzhokar was 19 years old when […]

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Write From The Heart With Colibri Pocket Watches

Write From The Heart With Colibri Pocket Watches Contrary to what most people think, writing involves more than stringing words together to form a coherent thought. Anybody can write, but only a chosen few can be real writers. Writing is an art, a craft that must be honed and perfected before true accomplishment is met. […]

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What To Do? Life’s Big Question

What To Do? Life’s Big Question We’ve all experienced the same thing at important crossroads in our life when big changes were underway. Often, we find ourselves feeling panic and frozen in time, possibly with indecision, waiting and wondering: Which way to go?; How will things turn out? Sometimes, you just don’t know what to […]

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