Woman Calls Police Saying Black Man Who Asked Her to Put Dog on Leash is Threatening Her Life
A woman went viral overnight for her racist outburst when a black man asked her to put her dog on a leash while they were in an area in Central Park that was meant for bird watchers.
Trump Says Fake News Spreads About His Playing Golf This Memorial Weekend
US President Donald Trump spends his memorial weekend playing golf and tweeting amid the rising CVOID-19 cases in the country. Not everyone reacted positively.
Brazilian City Mayor Says President Bolsonaro is “Co-Responsible” in Rising COVID-19 Death Toll
As the cases of COVID-19 increase in Brazil, Manaus City Mayor Arthur Virgilio Neto called President Bolsonaro “co-responsible.” Meanwhile, Bolsonaro continues to attend anti-lockdown rallies.
Japan Urges Public to Stay Alert as COVID-19 Emergency is Lifted
With the number of COVID-19 cases subsiding, Japan has lifted the country’s coronavirus emergency. However, despite the ease on restrictions the government reminds people to remain vigilant and be careful.
Afghanistan President Commits to Releasing 2,000 Taliban Prisoners Amid Eid al-Fitr Ceasefire
Following the ceasefire that both parties agreed to in celebration of Eid al-Fitr, Afghan president pledged that up to 2,000 Taliban prisoners will be released. The Taliban, however, reminded the president that the deal they brokered stated 5,000 inmates will be released.
Breakthrough Study in Singapore Says COVID-19 is No Longer Infectious After 11 Days
Researchers have found that SARS-CoV-2 may not be infectious anymore only 11 days after a human host has contracted it. Is the research is one step forward towards controlling this pandemic?
Nuclear Arms Race Between US and Russia Looms If No New Treaty is Signed
America and Russia need to reach an accord because time is running out. Without this, the proliferation of nukes might be possible.
Beijing Pointing Fingers: China Accuses US of Starting a New 'Cold War'
The CCP is accusing US of triggering another cold war. For the most part, the US does have its reservation and will not take any Chinese suggestion at face value.
NY Gov. Cuomo Revises Social Distancing Order After Backlash of COVID-19 Spread in Church
This was after he was blamed for unconstitutionally supporting religious services over other types of gatherings during the pandemic. Ten people are allowed to gather for any lawful purpose.
NBA in Disney? League Explores Possibility of Bringing Game to Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Hoping to resume the season by July, the NBA revealed that they have had exploratory talks with the Walt Disney Company in using Disney’s ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex for the games.
Trump Administration Planning to Resume Nuclear Weapons Testing to Counter Threats From Russia, China
The US is about to decide on whether to release the genie in the bottle and unleash a new arms race. But, proponents are mulling what to do as China and Russia conduct tests.
Brazil’s Indigenous People are Dying from Coronavirus With Limited Access to Healthcare
As Brazil grapples to combat the continued spread of COVID-19, the deaths and cases in their indigenous communities continue to rise.
Gov. Cuomo Now Permits New Yorkers to Gather, But Should Be Limited to 10 People
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Friday that social gatherings of 10 people or below are now allowed, in light of the Memorial Day celebration.
UN Officials Caution Spread of Malicious Emails Compromising Data and Research Info
As the coronavirus disease continues to spread, so does the number of malicious emails that are sent with the intent to hack, phish for information, and possibly steal from others.
Five Iranian Fuel Tankers Entered Venezuela Waters Despite US Ships' Warning
The Maduro government has gotten notice of a shipment from Iran but is not secure based on threat. An Iran leader said the ships were not to be blocked or else.