Syria: Al-Assad accused of disrupting medical supplies

At least 46 people, including 11 children, were killed when a bomb in a fuel truck exploded in the city of Afrin, which has been under the control of Turkish-backed fighters for two years. Turkey has blamed the attack on Kurdish YPG group, which says it does not target civilians. The UN secretary-general again appealed … Read more Syria: Al-Assad accused of disrupting medical supplies

1.6 billion workers at risk of losing livelihoods & other topics – Daily Briefing (29 April 2020)

LIVE Noon briefing by Stephane Dujarric, Spokesperson for the Secretary-General of the United Nations. Highlights: COVID/ILO COVID/Mauritania COVID/South Asia Syria DRC Central African Republic Niger School meals UNCTAD/privacy PRESS BRIEFING BY THE SECRETARY-GENERAL The Secretary-General will be with us virtually and hold a press briefing tomorrow, starting at noon. He will discuss the impact of … Read more 1.6 billion workers at risk of losing livelihoods & other topics – Daily Briefing (29 April 2020)

Decoding America’s anti-China Messaging Campaign

U.S. Republicans issued a 57-page anti-China memo, providing candidates with talking points on how to attack China for the coronavirus crisis in the U.S. In this episode of Reality Check, CGTN Anchor Wang Guan fact-checks the memo’s major claims and probes America’s “propaganda” war on China. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP … Read more Decoding America’s anti-China Messaging Campaign

U.S. Republican memo advises candidates to ‘attack China’ over handling of virus

Republican candidates running for office were advised to blame China for the coronavirus. That’s according to a memo obtained by American news outlet Politico. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/cctvnews-app/id922456579?l=zh&ls=1&mt=8 Download our APP on Google Play (Android): https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.imib.cctv Follow us on: Website: https://www.cgtn.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ChinaGlobalTVNetwork/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/CGTNOfficial … Read more U.S. Republican memo advises candidates to ‘attack China’ over handling of virus

Nearly 200,000 arts workers ineligible for JobKeeper as COVID-19 hits $15b industry | ABC News

Prominent Australian theatre director Geordie Brookman has launched a scathing attack on the Federal Government for not coming to the aid of the arts sector. When the coronavirus hit, the estimated $15 billion industry was smashed apart as shows were cancelled and venues closed. The latest Australian Bureau of Statistics figures reveal the number of … Read more Nearly 200,000 arts workers ineligible for JobKeeper as COVID-19 hits $15b industry | ABC News

10 Cloverfield Lane: Live Q&A Watch-Along w/ Director Dan Trachtenberg – WFH Theater

We’re watching 10 Cloverfield Lane with director Dan Trachtenberg! Starring Mary Elizabeth Winstead, John Goodman and John Gallagher Jr., 2016’s 10 Cloverfield Lane told the story of a young woman who, after getting in a car accident, is held in a shelter with two men who claim the outside world is affected by a widespread … Read more 10 Cloverfield Lane: Live Q&A Watch-Along w/ Director Dan Trachtenberg – WFH Theater

COVID-19 | ‘The People’ vs. the Lockdown

As cabin fever takes hold and the financial costs grow, there’s a movement of people who are starting to feel that getting back to their normal routine is worth the risk of catching COVID-19. In this video, we hear from some of those in the United States who feel their freedom is under attack and … Read more COVID-19 | ‘The People’ vs. the Lockdown

King Kong | Surviving a Pit Full of Giant Bugs

Bugs are creepy enough on their own, but it’s even worse when they’re as big as you and trying to eat your face. Can the crew, including Jack Black, Adrien Brody, and Andy Serkis survive? Buy/Rent King Kong! Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/King-Kong-Naomi-Watts/dp/B0032KNDKO/ iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/king-kong-extended-version-2005/id300418210 YouTube Movies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mzioNOgsB4E Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/movies/details/King_Kong?id=mzioNOgsB4E&hl=en_US Fandango Now: https://www.fandangonow.com/details/movie/king-kong-extended-version-2005/MMVA516A73634EEA489065F36C008B0EAE4E VUDU: https://www.vudu.com/content/movies/details/King-Kong-Theatrical-/5913 Universal Pictures … Read more King Kong | Surviving a Pit Full of Giant Bugs

Trump berates female reporter as he continues attacks on media

President Trump told CBS reporter Weijia Jiang to “just relax” and “keep your voice down” after she pressed him at the coronavirus task force briefing about his travel restrictions on China in his latest attack on members of the media asking him a question about his response to the coronavirus pandemic. #Trump #CNN #News

Trudeau Offers Condolences as Nova Scotia Shooting Deaths Rise to 19

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Monday Canada is no place for violence after a gunman fatally shot at least 18 people in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia on Sunday. A gunman disguised as a police officer went on a 12-hour rampage shooting people in their homes, setting fires and killing at least 18 people, … Read more Trudeau Offers Condolences as Nova Scotia Shooting Deaths Rise to 19

Researchers race to find vaccine, without shortcuts on safety

While researchers are making faster than usual progress towards finding a vaccine, Ultan Power, professor of molecular virology, at Queen’s University Belfast, cautions against taking shortcuts in the eventual testing phase of any vaccine. Scientists are also looking whether existing drugs can be repurposed to attack the virus and reduce its inflammatory response. Subscribe to … Read more Researchers race to find vaccine, without shortcuts on safety

Gunman disguised as police officer kills at least 16

At least 16 people have been killed in a mass shooting in Nova Scotia – the deadliest such attack in Canada’s history. The suspected gunman was dressed as a police officer and had disguised his car to look like a police vehicle. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube channel for more videos: http://www.youtube.com/skynews Follow us on Twitter: … Read more Gunman disguised as police officer kills at least 16

Canada shooting: Gunman leaves at least 16 dead including a police officer

A man disguised as a police officer went on a 12-hour shooting rampage in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, killing 16 people on Sunday, in the deadliest such attack in the country’s history. Officials said the suspected shooter was also dead. Authorities said the suspected gunman – 51-year-old Gabriel Wortman – disguised himself as … Read more Canada shooting: Gunman leaves at least 16 dead including a police officer

Canada’s Deadliest Mass Shooting in Nova Scotia

A gunman disguised as a police officer shot people in their homes in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia that killed 16 people, the deadliest such attack in the country’s history. Officials said the suspected shooter was also dead. A police officer was among those killed. Several bodies were found inside and outside one home … Read more Canada’s Deadliest Mass Shooting in Nova Scotia