Kayleigh McEnany holds sudden White House press briefing – watch live

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Portland protests: will Trump actually pull federal agents from the city?

Federal agents accused of behaving like an ‘occupying army’ are said to be pulling out of Portland, Oregon, in an embarrassing climbdown by the White House, but many protesters are sceptical over whether the agents will actually withdraw from the city. The force, which have been dubbed by some as ‘Donald Trump’s troops’, were sent … Read more Portland protests: will Trump actually pull federal agents from the city?

Fauci testifies before congressional panel on ‘national plan’ for coronavirus – watch live

Dr Anthony Fauci is testifying before a congressional select subcommittee on the coronavirus crisis in the US in hybrid in-person/remote hearing. Fauci, the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, has become a trusted public voice on the pandemic in America Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian … Read more Fauci testifies before congressional panel on ‘national plan’ for coronavirus – watch live

Will Trump actually pull federal agents from Portland?

Federal agents accused of behaving like an ‘occupying army’ are said to be pulling out of Portland, Oregon, in an embarrassing climbdown by the White House, but many protesters are sceptical over whether the agents will actually withdraw from the city. The force, which have been dubbed by some as ‘Donald Trump’s troops’, were sent … Read more Will Trump actually pull federal agents from Portland?

‘I won’t stand by’: Boris Johnson sets out revised coronavirus lockdown rules in England

Boris Johnson has  postponed the next stage of lockdown easing in England until at least 15 August due to a rise in Covid-19 infection rates. The announcement, made at a hastily arranging Downing Street press conference, came hours after the government imposed new restrictions on more than 4 million people across northern England. ‘I’m really, really sorry about … Read more ‘I won’t stand by’: Boris Johnson sets out revised coronavirus lockdown rules in England

‘John Lewis was exceptional’: Obama, Clinton & Bush pay tribute at funeral in Atlanta

Former US presidents Barack Obama, George W Bush, Bill Clinton and House speaker Nancy Pelosi have delivered eulogies for congressman and civil rights leader John Lewis. Hailing him as founding father for ‘a fuller, fairer, better’ America, Obama praised Lewis’s influence on his own path to the presidency. Clinton said Lewis believed ‘none of us … Read more ‘John Lewis was exceptional’: Obama, Clinton & Bush pay tribute at funeral in Atlanta

John Lewis funeral: Obama, Clinton and Bush pay tribute to civil rights icon – watch live

Mourners including Barack Obama and Bill Clinton attend a private memorial service for John Lewis, a civil rights pioneer and longtime member of Congress who died last week Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus The Guardian YouTube network: The Guardian ► http://www.youtube.com/theguardian … Read more John Lewis funeral: Obama, Clinton and Bush pay tribute to civil rights icon – watch live

Mike Pompeo testifies before Senate foreign relations committee – watch live

US secretary of state Mike Pompeo testifies before the Senate foreign relations committee Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus The Guardian YouTube network: The Guardian ► http://www.youtube.com/theguardian Owen Jones talks ► http://bit.ly/subsowenjones Guardian Football ► http://is.gd/guardianfootball Guardian Sport ► http://bit.ly/GDNsport Guardian Culture … Read more Mike Pompeo testifies before Senate foreign relations committee – watch live

NASA launches rover in mission to find signs of ancient life on Mars

Nasa’s most sophisticated rover yet, Perseverance, has successfully blasted off from Florida’s Cape Canaveral on a $2.7bn mission to search for traces of ancient life on Mars. Perseverance will travel for about seven months before attempting to land on the Jerezo crater, which scientists suspect could bear evidence of potential past microbial life on Mars. … Read more NASA launches rover in mission to find signs of ancient life on Mars

From Shetland to Monmouth: three young voices behind the UK’s anti-racism protests

From cities to towns, at the heart of the recent anti-racism protests in Britain there has been a new generation declaring in their thousands that black lives – their lives – matter. As part of our Young, British and Black series, the Guardian has interviewed Eleanor Woolstencroft, 14, Mara Ival-Duncan, 19, Nyasha Katsande, 20, on their experiences … Read more From Shetland to Monmouth: three young voices behind the UK’s anti-racism protests

US attorney general William Barr testifies before House Judiciary Committee – watch live

US attorney general William Barr testifies to the House Judiciary Committee over alleged political interference at the justice department  Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub Support the Guardian ► https://support.theguardian.com/contribute Today in Focus podcast ► https://www.theguardian.com/news/series/todayinfocus The Guardian YouTube network: The Guardian ► http://www.youtube.com/theguardian Owen Jones talks ► http://bit.ly/subsowenjones Guardian Football ► http://is.gd/guardianfootball … Read more US attorney general William Barr testifies before House Judiciary Committee – watch live

A moving ‘Amazing Grace’ performance for Congressman John Lewis

UK’s Guardian News picked up footage of this performance of Amazing Grace in memory of US Congressman John Lewis, who died 17 July 2020. US lawmakers were visibly moved while singer Wintley Phipps delivered his performance of ‘Amazing Grace’ in the Capitol Rotunda for the late congressman John Lewis. A Democratic member from Atlanta since … Read more A moving ‘Amazing Grace’ performance for Congressman John Lewis

How the global climate fight could be lost if Trump is re-elected

After decades of negotiations, all 197 nations in the world decided to voluntarily cut the heat-trapping pollution that is causing the climate crisis by signing the Paris climate agreement. Only a handful of countries have not ratified the deal. Subscribe to Guardian News on YouTube ► http://bit.ly/guardianwiressub But on 4 November, in a coincidence of … Read more How the global climate fight could be lost if Trump is re-elected

Did Xbox lie about CROSS-GEN? – Inside Gaming Roundup

The Xbox Summer Showcase finally happened, but there have been some CROSSED wires when it comes to CROSS-gen (haha, a joke). Leading up to the Xbox first-party showcase, Xbox boss Phil Spencer blogged that all Xbox Exclusives would be cross-gen for the next couple of years. However, games that were announced for the Xbox exclusively … Read more Did Xbox lie about CROSS-GEN? – Inside Gaming Roundup

US Military runs fake Twitch Contest

Protect your online privacy today at http://expressvpn.com/inside. TAKE A KNEE! The US Military has hit a new low while attempting to use Twitch as an armed services recruitment platform. In the COOLEST of fashions, they ran a fake contest on their own Twitch channel! Neat! It featured a clickable link to win an Xbox Elite … Read more US Military runs fake Twitch Contest