How contagious? Conspiracies, lies and the Covid-19 ‘infodemic’

From anti-science conspiracy theories to state-sponsored disinformation, the United Nations warns that an “infodemic” of half-truths and falsehoods is undermining the effort to overcome the Covid-19 pandemic. How is social media driving anti-lockdown protests and just how much traction are they getting? François Picard and Deutsche Welle’s Melinda Crane team up for a special edition … Read more How contagious? Conspiracies, lies and the Covid-19 ‘infodemic’

Return capsule of China’s manned spaceship arrives at launch center

The return capsule of the trial version of China’s new-generation manned spaceship was transported to the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Saturday afternoon. The retrieval team used a crane to lift the capsule onto a special vehicle to transport it on the highway. They spent two hours securing it to the vehicle. … Read more Return capsule of China’s manned spaceship arrives at launch center

Foot traffic up in Wuhan as preventative measures stay in place

It’s been three weeks since the lockdown ended in Wuhan. The city has gradually tuned to normality. The first day of the Labor Day holiday has seen more people leaving their homes to go out and have fun. CGTN takes you to some hot spots in the city, including the Yellow Crane Tower, the East … Read more Foot traffic up in Wuhan as preventative measures stay in place

Covid-19 response: can Germany be bolder?

Germany is the EU’s biggest net contributor but is prepared to do more, CDU Member of Parliament Matern Von Marschall tells Melinda Crane in a special edition of The France 24 Debate in partnership with Deutsche Welle. But Germany is also “the EU’s biggest net winner”, answers journalist and former Green Party politician Daniel Cohn … Read more Covid-19 response: can Germany be bolder?

Coronavirus: Europe’s moment of Truth? France24 and DW TV join up for The Debate!

Subscribe to France 24 now: https://f24.my/YouTubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 https://f24.my/YTliveEN With Melinda Crane and François Picard Visit our website: https://www.france24.com Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.English Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/France24_en

Firefighter trumpeter plays instrument from crane as tribute to residents staying inside | ABC News

A firefighter trumpeter played his instrument from a crane bucket over a neighborhood in Brazil, as a tribute to residents, thanking them for staying at home during the coronavirus pandemic. https://abcn.ws/2UTPu15 SUBSCRIBE to ABC NEWS: https://bit.ly/2vZb6yP Watch More on http://abcnews.go.com/ LIKE ABC News on FACEBOOK https://www.facebook.com/abcnews FOLLOW ABC News on TWITTER: https://twitter.com/abc GOOD MORNING AMERICA’S … Read more Firefighter trumpeter plays instrument from crane as tribute to residents staying inside | ABC News

Houston Astros owner Jim Crane CANNOT be SERIOUS | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Download and subscribe to the Nothing Personal with David Samson podcast: https://plnk.to/NothingPersonal?to=page Today’s word of the day is ‘C’est moi’ as in their is a crusie ship stuck out at sea right outside of my window. Houston Astros owner Jim Crane says he has been exonerated by MLB…. WHAT!? Former Astros AJ Hinch and Jeff … Read more Houston Astros owner Jim Crane CANNOT be SERIOUS | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Touching Moment | Medical teams return home with Wuhan in their hearts

Medical workers who have aided Wuhan City, central China’s Hubei Province, in the hard fight against the COVID-19 outbreak since mid-December are now gradually returning home amid the cheers of Wuhan residents. Over 40,000 medical workers were sent by other Chinese regions, army forces and central government agencies to aid Hubei Province. As spring arrives, … Read more Touching Moment | Medical teams return home with Wuhan in their hearts

The Great Wall | The Crane Corps Fly Into Battle

The Tao Tei are about to attack the Great Wall, and William Garin (Matt Damon) and Pedro Tovar (Pedro Pascal) finally get to see the Wall’s defenses in action. One of the first lines of defense is the all-woman Crane Corps. #TheGreatWall #MattDamon Buy/Rent The Great Wall: Amazon: https://www.amazon.com/Great-Wall-Matt-Damon/dp/B01N18CKZS iTunes: https://itunes.apple.com/us/movie/the-great-wall/id1201087642 YouTube Movies: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ddua8U4AVvw Google … Read more The Great Wall | The Crane Corps Fly Into Battle

No Pisa Tower 2.0, folks: Wrecking ball batters ‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’

COURTESY: KDFW Dozens of people gathered to watch a crane finally battered the former Affiliated Computer Services building, aka ‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’, to the ground Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us on VK https://vk.com/rt_international Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_com Follow us on Instagram … Read more No Pisa Tower 2.0, folks: Wrecking ball batters ‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’

‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ Still Standing After Another Demolition Attempt

The “Leaning Tower of Dallas,” a social media sensation born when a part of a building survived implosion, endured hundreds of blows from a wrecking ball Monday. Dozens of people gathered northeast of the Texas city’s downtown to watch as a crane was used to batter the former Affiliated Computer Services building. But the developer … Read more ‘Leaning Tower of Dallas’ Still Standing After Another Demolition Attempt

Kobe Bryant’s memorial; Astros spring training takeaways | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Today’s word of the day is ‘F.Y.M.’ as in F*** You Money as in Mark Cuban unleashed a flurry of tweets about NBA officials and he’ll pay it. Kobe and Gianna Bryant’s memorial was held at Staples Center today. Beyonce sang, Vanessa Bryant spoke, there were celebrities and fans in every seat… there’s a fine … Read more Kobe Bryant’s memorial; Astros spring training takeaways | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Will there be a STRIKE in the NFL in 2021!? | Nothing Personal with David Samson

Today’s word of the day is ‘procrastination’ as in Rockies GM said he still hasn’t spoken with Nolan Arenado yet. NFL owners and NFLPA are about to go to battle over the CBA. Here’s everything you need to know and how the negotiations will be handled. I’ve worked on new CBAs before so please follow … Read more Will there be a STRIKE in the NFL in 2021!? | Nothing Personal with David Samson

This 12 Year Old Street Pianist Plays 90’s Dance Hits | Good Morning Britain

Subscribe now for more! http://bit.ly/1NbomQa Street pianist, Harrison Crane, who has been playing the piano since he was only 6 years old, wowed a crowd of shoppers in Liverpool after he performed a string of belting 1990s dance anthems. His song choices included Children by Robert Miles, Insomnia by Faithless, Sandstorm by Darude, Wake me … Read more This 12 Year Old Street Pianist Plays 90’s Dance Hits | Good Morning Britain