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Good morning 10 10 2020
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Republicans Blast Social Media C.E.O.s While Democrats Deride Hearing
Republican senators accused the leaders of Twitter, Facebook and Google of censorship. Democrats denounced that as posturing.
Alibaba’s Co-Founder Lucy Peng to Get $5 Billion Richer on Ant IPO
Lucy Peng has been dubbed Alibaba Group Holding Ltd.’s most influential woman.
Boeing to Cut 7,000 More Jobs in Jet Market’s ‘New Reality’
Boeing Co. is deepening job cuts as the coronavirus pandemic and prolonged grounding of the 737 Max jetliner squeeze the planemaker’s finances.
Axed Cathay Pacific staff snapped up by insurers, property agents
Hong Kong companies are racing to recruit cabin crew and ground staff let go by the flagship carrier in a move that may take some of the sting out of the city’s biggest ever cor...
Trump Organisation pressed on US president’s Chinese bank account
Democrat lawmakers want company to reveal name of financial institution and provide detailed accounting of transactions.
‘Eyes and ears everywhere’: Hong Kong police to launch national security hotline
Police national security unit set to open multi-platform channel as early as November to gather intelligence from the public, sources say.
Top court judges question short hair ‘convention’ for male prisoners
Chief Justice Geoffrey Ma says officials have offered no evidence to back the assertion that it is conventional for men to have short hair, but government lawyer Stewart Wong ca...
Meng’s lawyer accuses Canadian officer of lying in court about arrest
Lawyer Richard Peck rejected Constable Winston Yep’s testimony that safety concerns helped guide his decision to delay Meng’s arrest at Vancouver’s airport. Peck says the delay ...
Chinese Tesla rival Xpeng steers clear of robotaxis
It is difficult for self-driving systems to replace human drivers, especially in densely populated cities, Xpeng’s head of autonomous driving Xinzhou Wu says.
Euphoria's Makeup Artist Is Here To Teach You How To Master All The Beauty Looks
When HBO's popular teen drama Euphoria premiered last summer, it depicted the dark underbelly of suburban teen lives dominated by drugs, booze, and sex. Like Skins, but with mor...
Decorate and Brighten Up Your Home with Indoor Plants
If you’re looking for a new way to decorate your home, give indoor plants a try. This luscious greenery is a great way to enhance any room, and they’ve also shown to offer a var...
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...
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