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Bugatti’s Most Extreme Car
The Bugatti one-off Vision GT, which now has a fully new Chiron engine! It’s their vision of the ultimate track car and was made to feature in the game Gran Turismo.
Quote of the Day
A politician is a fellow who will lay down your life for his country.
This Week, the Best-Dressed Celebrities Went for Fashion With Maximum Impact
It was only a matter of time before Hollywood’s extroverts got tired of dressing down. This week, celebrities around the globe pulled out all the stops, unveiling new looks from...
Analisse Taft-Gersten's Connecticut Home Was Designed for Throwing Parties
She turned the modern gem into an adult-size fun house.
Looters ransack stores in Philadelphia as protesters face off with riot cops over police shooting (VIDEOS)
Looters have taken to the streets of Philadelphia for the second night in a row as unrest and demonstrations continue after the fatal police shooting of Walter Wallace. Multiple...
Covid: Post-furlough unemployment 'hits young and ethnic minorities'
Young and ethnic minority workers were more likely to be made unemployed post-furlough, according to a new report.
Police chief killed by fighting cock during raid on illegal venue in Philippines
A Filipino police officer bled to death after a fighting cock slashed his femoral artery during a raid on an illegal event on the island of Northern Samar. Like other sports, co...
Dozens arrested as anti-police protesters march through Brooklyn vandalizing NYPD squad cars & storefronts (VIDEOS)
Unrest has erupted on the streets of New York City as protesters demand justice for a Philadelphia man shot dead by police, some torching NYPD squad vehicles and burning flags a...
Nasa moon discovery: What does finding water on the moon actually mean?
Water has been discovered on the sunlit surface of the Moon for the first time.
Pornbots are taking over Instagram - but how do they work?
Where there is the internet, historically, there is also porn.
Young influencers get billions of views peddling junk food to kids, study says
Young ‘influencers’ are being used to peddle unhealthy junk food to other kids via YouTube – racking up a ‘staggering’ one billion views, warns a new study.
HACKED Trump campaign website proclaims US president ‘involved in origin of coronavirus’ in apparent cryptocurrency scam
US President Donald Trump’s website has been taken offline after a fake ‘seizure’ notice was posted on multiple pages, claiming the president had ‘spreaded’ fake news and was ‘i...
Twitter's Jack Dorsey to warn 'eroding' Section 230 could 'collapse' Internet communication
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and other leading tech executives will warn lawmakers that efforts to change a federal provision known as Section 230 could have lasting consequences for...
Melania Trump hits the campaign trail and delivers remarks in Pennsylvania ahead of Election day
Melania lashes out at ex-best friend and the media in fiery campaign speech
Jack Ma is making history again with the Ant IPO, and getting even more wealthy while doing it
Billionaire tech tycoon Jack Ma is raising more than $34 billion in yet another record breaking IPO, further cementing his place in history as one of the world's great tech entr...
Huawei Mate 40 Pro: incredible hardware, no Google services
Huawei has produced an amazing smartphone despite US sanctions. Its hardware is first class, and includes a camera that beats the iPhone 12’s, but the lack of Google services is...
Hong Kong has unique role in boosting China’s fintech prowess
Hong Kong, as the gateway to China and a rising regional fintech power, has much to offer and is poised to reap the rewards, says Paul Chan, ignoring the fact that Hong Kong bus...
What is Jack Ma’s Ant Group and how does it make money?
In this explainer, we take a look at the growth potential of Ant’s key businesses and why the company could soon be worth more than the world’s largest bank, JPMorgan Chase.
HKU approves vice-president appointments despite student, staff backlash
Governing council votes in favour of mainland Chinese academics Max Shen Zuojun and Gong Peng taking up senior positions.
Flight attendants empty-handed after Cathay meeting; pilots look to government
Both groups of employees who survived last week’s massive lay-offs now face a November 4 deadline to accept new wage-slashing contracts, or be let go.
Fake News Spread On Whatsapp To Indian Americans Plays Stealth Role In US Election
Two billion users rely on WhatsApp's free app to chat with individuals and groups of up to 256 people.
Coronavirus means less sex – for Chinese, Americans, British and now Turkish
Survey in Turkey suggests people are having sex less often – consistent with findings elsewhere – and are concerned about spreading Covid-19, researchers say.
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