McDonald’s halts U.S. dine-in reopening plans

U.S. customers that want to dine in at McDonald’s will have to wait another three weeks in a prolonged shutdown which is sure to bring further pain to the fast food chain. 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 … Read more McDonald’s halts U.S. dine-in reopening plans

China Forces Birth Control on Uighur Muslims

(AP) — The Chinese government is taking draconian measures to slash birth rates among Uighurs and other minorities as part of a sweeping campaign to curb its Muslim population, even as it encourages some of the country’s Han majority to have more children. While individual women have spoken out before about forced birth control, the … Read more China Forces Birth Control on Uighur Muslims

Belgium’s King Expresses ‘Deepest Regrets’ Over Colonial Atrocities in the Congo

For the first time in Belgium’s history, a reigning king expressed regret Tuesday for the atrocities carried out by the former colonial power when it ruled over what is now the Democratic Republic of the Congo. In a letter to D.R.C. President Felix Tshisekedi published on the 60th anniversary of the African country’s independence, Belgium’s … Read more Belgium’s King Expresses ‘Deepest Regrets’ Over Colonial Atrocities in the Congo

Beyoncé Honoured By Michelle Obama

Michelle Obama highlighted Beyoncé’s commitment to the black community as she presented the superstar with the BET humanitarian award, saying: “You can see it in everything she does, from her music that gives voice to Black joy and Black pain, to her activism that demands justice for Black lives.” Beyoncé used her speech to encourage … Read more Beyoncé Honoured By Michelle Obama

Chicago Gun Violence: 18 Killed, Including Two Young Children, 47 Injured Over the Weekend

Activists and local leaders called for more state and federal support Sunday as weekend shootings across Chicago left three children dead, including a 10-year-old who was struck by a stray bullet that came through an apartment window. The Saturday night death was among at least 10 shooting fatalities since Friday evening, which follow a deadly … Read more Chicago Gun Violence: 18 Killed, Including Two Young Children, 47 Injured Over the Weekend

RTÉ INVESTIGATES: Inside Ireland’s Covid Battle | Joe’s Story | Monday 9.35pm | RTÉ One

Dublin man Joe Smith went to St James’s Hospital on Easter Monday having experienced kidney pain at home. During his stay he tested positive for Covid-19 and was admitted to the hospital’s Covid Intensive Care Unit. In this video we follow his story. RTÉ INVESTIGATES: Inside Ireland’s Covid Battle | Monday 9.35pm | RTÉ One … Read more RTÉ INVESTIGATES: Inside Ireland’s Covid Battle | Joe’s Story | Monday 9.35pm | RTÉ One

BREAKING: Teen jailed for throwing boy off Tate Modern

Teenager Jonty Bravery who threw a six-year-old boy 100 feet from the Tate Modern has been sentenced to at least 15 years in prison. Met Police detective inspector Melanie Presley read a statement from the family of the boy outside court after the sentencing. In it, they said their child has experienced “months of pain, … Read more BREAKING: Teen jailed for throwing boy off Tate Modern

Malawi votes in presidential re-run

Malawian voters have defied the coronavirus pandemic to return to the polls for the second time in just over a year after President Peter Mutharika’s re-election was annulled by the Constitutional Court. Also, prosecutors at the ICC are appealing against the decision to acquit former Ivorian president Laurent Gbagbo of crimes against humanity. Victims of the … Read more Malawi votes in presidential re-run

How Skin Tone Affects School and Workplace Outcomes | Dark Girls | Oprah Winfrey Network

We know that colorism still infiltrates modern American life—but what are the lifelong implications of this unequal treatment? In an emotional interview, a group of high school girls speak candidly about the pain they’ve endured as a result of having dark skin in a society that undervalues their beauty and their intelligence. For more on … Read more How Skin Tone Affects School and Workplace Outcomes | Dark Girls | Oprah Winfrey Network

Indigenous man tasered by police several times in Sydney | ABC News

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says a police review is underway after footage emerged of a man being tasered repeatedly by an officer in Sydney’s eastern suburbs. The footage taken by an onlooker shows a male police officer pointing a taser at Kris Bradshaw as he kneels on the ground at the back of units on … Read more Indigenous man tasered by police several times in Sydney | ABC News

This Dance Troupe Wants to “Celebrate the Freedom of All Americans” on Juneteenth

“I use dance as my way to express myself, to share how I feel the pain and the struggle…” The Listen With Your Eyes Dance Troupe is using artistic expression to “celebrate the freedom of all Americans” on #Juneteenth and stand in solidarity with the #BlackLivesMatter movement Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON … Read more This Dance Troupe Wants to “Celebrate the Freedom of All Americans” on Juneteenth

Carnival posts $4.4 billion loss; choppy seas ahead

Carnival Corp, the world’s biggest cruise ship operator, posted a $4.4 billion quarterly loss on Thursday and warned of more pain ahead with regulators still ordering it to keep ships docked during the pandemic. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy … Read more Carnival posts $4.4 billion loss; choppy seas ahead

The Global Guardians: ‘We have passed the worst stage,’ says Brazilian doctor

As of June 16, Brazil has over 890,000 confirmed COVID-19 cases and 44,000 deaths, with a 60-percent occupancy rate of intensive care beds. Bruno, a Brazilian doctor and team leader at the field hospital of Rio de Janeiro prefecture, is on the front line treating an average of 200 patients a day. Despite witnessing pain … Read more The Global Guardians: ‘We have passed the worst stage,’ says Brazilian doctor

Scarlet Nexus – Exclusive Official Animation & Gameplay Trailer | Summer of Gaming 2020

In Scarlet Nexus, you take on the role of Yuito Sumeragi, a new recruit to the Other Suppression Force (OSF) aiming to become an elite psionic like the one who saved him as a child. Armed with a talent in psycho-kinesis, you will explore the futuristic city of New Himuka and uncover the mysteries of … Read more Scarlet Nexus – Exclusive Official Animation & Gameplay Trailer | Summer of Gaming 2020