Israel’s Prime Minister Promises Financial Aid as Thousands Protest in Tel Aviv

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is repeating his promise to provide speedy financial help for self-employed workers after thousands protested what they see as a failed government response to the economic crisis wrought by the coronavirus. Netanyahu said at his weekly Cabinet meeting Sunday that workers would receive an immediate stipend of several thousands of … Read more Israel’s Prime Minister Promises Financial Aid as Thousands Protest in Tel Aviv

Invasive Seaweed Smothers One of the World’s Most Remote Reefs

Researchers say a recently discovered species of seaweed is killing large patches of coral on once-pristine reefs and is rapidly spreading across one of the most remote and protected ocean environments on earth. A study from the University of Hawaii and others says the seaweed is spreading more rapidly than anything they’ve seen in the … Read more Invasive Seaweed Smothers One of the World’s Most Remote Reefs

Live: Lotus flowers of second generation from seeds of over 100 years bloom at Yuanmingyuan

The ancient lotus from seeds that had lain dormant underground for more than 100 years is propagated to the second generation whose flowers are in full blossom at Beijing’s Yuanmingyuan, or the Old Summer Palace. Eleven ancient lotus seeds were first discovered at Jingxiangchi of Ruyuan in the east of the park in 2017. After … Read more Live: Lotus flowers of second generation from seeds of over 100 years bloom at Yuanmingyuan

Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement Post-Security Law

What’s next for Hong Kong’s pro-democracy movement? Activist Nathan Law and lawmaker Tanya Chan discuss the city’s future after China imposed a national security law with QuickTake’s Kurumi Mori. For more: https://bloom.bg/2CjA3s4 https://bloom.bg/2Dmxw0I Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on Facebook: facebook.com/quicktake Follow QuickTake on … Read more Hong Kong’s Pro-Democracy Movement Post-Security Law

How our love of allotments is flourishing during the Coronavirus outbreak | ITV News

Waiting lists for the small plots are growing across the UK. For some it’s a chance to reconnect with nature and enjoy a bit of homegrown veg. For others it’s a sanctuary in tough times. Stacey Foster reports on the bloom boom. • Subscribe to ITV News on YouTube: http://bit.ly/2lOHmNj • Get breaking news and … Read more How our love of allotments is flourishing during the Coronavirus outbreak | ITV News

Epstein Victim’s Lawyer On Prince Andrew | This Morning

Ghislaine Maxwell, British socialite and friend of Jeffrey Epstein, has been charged by the FBI with sex trafficking under-age girls. Lawyer Lisa Bloom, who represents six of Epstein’s accusers, joined today’s This Morning to discuss the latest developments in the case. Lisa opened with: “This is a monumental development because Jeffrey Epstein is accused by … Read more Epstein Victim’s Lawyer On Prince Andrew | This Morning

Jeffrey Epstein’s ex-girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell arrested and charged by FBI – BBC Newsnight

British socialite Ghislaine Maxwell, an ex-girlfriend of convicted paedophile Jeffrey Epstein, has been charged in the US after being arrested by the FBI in New Hampshire. Subscribe to our channel here: https://goo.gl/31Q53F She is accused of assisting Epstein’s abuse of minors by helping to recruit and groom victims known to be underage. Ms Maxwell has … Read more Jeffrey Epstein’s ex-girlfriend Ghislaine Maxwell arrested and charged by FBI – BBC Newsnight

Dollar Is Still `Big Brother’, Euro Isn’t Moving, HSBC Says

Jul.02 — David Bloom, global head of foreign exchange strategy at HSBC, discusses the dollar’s status as the world’s reserve currency, why the euro isn’t going up or down, and why he’s still bearish on the pound. He speaks on “Bloomberg Markets: European Open.”

A 32,000-year-old plant blooms again

Scientists in Vienna extracted tissue from frozen seeds to bloom a 32,000-year-old plant. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled. Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/ Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Reuters Follow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/Reuters Follow … Read more A 32,000-year-old plant blooms again

Orlando Bloom Says His Fiancé Katy Perry Is “A Force Of Nature”

Whilst promoting new war drama “The Outpost”, Orlando Bloom joked that “aside from the giant belly” you wouldn’t know his fiancé, Katy Perry was pregnant. The a-lister couple have spent the lockdown “nesting” in their LA home with a small bubble of friends and family and he admitted she’s a “force of nature”, but everyone … Read more Orlando Bloom Says His Fiancé Katy Perry Is “A Force Of Nature”

Qantas to Cut 6,000 Jobs and Raise $1.3 Billion to Survive Virus

Qantas Airways will raise as much as A$1.9 billion ($1.3 billion) and cut at least 6,000 jobs as the coronavirus pandemic continues to keep carriers around the world largely grounded. The Australian airline said Thursday also that 15,000 workers will remain furloughed, particularly those tied to international operations. The carrier’s entire fleet of 12 Airbus … Read more Qantas to Cut 6,000 Jobs and Raise $1.3 Billion to Survive Virus

Brian Ross Investigates: What you need to know about the Boogaloo Movement.

On the next Brian Ross Investigates: Who and what is Boogaloo? The far-right extremist group is attacking cops under the cover of social protests. Violent extremism and terrorist expert, Mia Bloom, joins us, Robert Evans of Bellingcat joins to discuss his group’s mission. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ How should police forces behave? Former Police Chief, Robert C. White … Read more Brian Ross Investigates: What you need to know about the Boogaloo Movement.

Protester Shot in the Eye by Police Rubber Bullet at a BLM Protest | Good Morning Britain

Nia Love was attending a Black Lives Matter protest in Sacramento when a rubber bullet was shot in her direction, blinding her in one eye. Nia says she was among protestors holding their hands in the air and peacefully chanting “hands up, don’t shoot” when the shot was fired. After surgery this week, doctors told … Read more Protester Shot in the Eye by Police Rubber Bullet at a BLM Protest | Good Morning Britain