Trump Signs Executive Orders on TikTok, WeChat

Aug.06 — President Donald Trump signed a pair of executive orders prohibiting U.S. residents from doing any business with TikTok, WeChat or the apps’ Chinese owners beginning 45 days from now, citing the national security risk of leaving Americans’ personal data exposed. Jodi Schneider reports on “Bloomberg Markets: Asia.”

As unemployment aid expires, choices are bleak for this Uber driver

Uber driver Johan Nijman faces a difficult decision as federal unemployment aid expires: risk failing to pay for groceries and even lose his home, or resume driving and potentially catch COVID-19 as a diabetic. 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 As unemployment aid expires, choices are bleak for this Uber driver

Rio’s boxing school for at-risk youth reopens

A Rio de Janeiro boxing school supporting at-risk children has reopened and returned to its mission of directing its students, as reflected in its name, “From the Hill to the Ring” (“Do Morro Para O Ringue”). Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation … Read more Rio’s boxing school for at-risk youth reopens

Montana Plans Mail-In Voting for November Elections

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock issued a directive Thursday allowing counties to expand voting by mail and early voting for the November general election. “The directive permits counties, at their discretion, to expand access to voting by mail and early voting. Counties that opt to vote by mail will still require counties to allow in person … Read more Montana Plans Mail-In Voting for November Elections

Dangerous Dining: Rats, Wind and Traffic on City Streets

Dining al fresco may be a relief from pandemic fatigue, but it’s not without risk as cafés and restaurants expand into streets and parking lots 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 Instagram: instagram.com/quicktake Subscribe to our newsletter: https://bit.ly/2FJ0oQZ Email … Read more Dangerous Dining: Rats, Wind and Traffic on City Streets

‘Big downside risk’ for economy warns Bailey

The governor of the Bank of England Andrew Bailey has warned that the rapid pick up of the economy is unlikely to continue. The Bank of England has said it expects the UK’s economic slump to be less severe than first feared, but it could take longer to bounce back from the coronavirus crisis. Sky … Read more ‘Big downside risk’ for economy warns Bailey

Ammonium nitrate stockpiles in Australia called into question following Beirut blast | ABC News

The deadly Lebanon blast has called into question the safety of large stockpiles of ammonium nitrate in Australia. Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-08-06/ammonium-nitrate-stockpiles-in-sa-low-risk-safework-sa-says/12529594 For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ab.co/1svxLVE Go deeper on our ABC News In-depth channel: https://ab.co/2lNeBn2 … Read more Ammonium nitrate stockpiles in Australia called into question following Beirut blast | ABC News

Covid-19 Devastates Nursing Homes With Rising Number of Deaths

The Covid-19 pandemic has taken a disproportionate toll on elderly people living in nursing homes. Karin Huster, a medical referent for Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) says, “I think over 40% of the deaths will will have happened in nursing homes. Nursing homes are places that have traditionally, you know, fragile people. This is where Covid … Read more Covid-19 Devastates Nursing Homes With Rising Number of Deaths

UK Covid-19 vaccine trial: Concern over numbers willing to take part

When it comes to the virus, most experts agree only a vaccine offers the hope to get back to normal, or whatever the new normal will be. (Subscribe: https://bit.ly/C4_News_Subscribe) Over 150 vaccines are under development globally, all at unprecedented speed. A large-scale trial is due to begin in Yorkshire, but to make it work thousands … Read more UK Covid-19 vaccine trial: Concern over numbers willing to take part

Scott Morrison: US-China war no longer inconceivable

A war between the United States and China is no longer ‘inconceivable’, Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison has said. He said his government held a less dramatic view of US-China tensions than Kevin Rudd, former prime minister, who warned of a potential ‘hot war’ before U.S. presidential elections in November. Former prime minister and China … Read more Scott Morrison: US-China war no longer inconceivable

Schools reopening ‘absolutely vital’ says minister despite fears it could prompt second wave

Schools will reopen “in full” this autumn, a minister has said, despite a Lancet study warning that it could result in a second coronavirus wave more than twice the size of the first. The study, by University College London and the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, found the Government has just four weeks … Read more Schools reopening ‘absolutely vital’ says minister despite fears it could prompt second wave

Are under 30s Putting over 50s at Risk by Ignoring Coronavirus Rules? | Good Morning Britain

After reports the Government may lock down the over 50s, critics are accusing ministers of ageism, saying they are failing to recognise the contribution older people make to the economy. But should the focus be on 20-year-olds who have been attending illegal raves and ignoring social distancing when out and about? Which generation should take … Read more Are under 30s Putting over 50s at Risk by Ignoring Coronavirus Rules? | Good Morning Britain

Return of the Violence | Risk of spike of violent crimes rises as lockdown eased – London mayor

London’s mayor Sadiq Khan voices a concern that easing of the lockdown could result in a spike of violent crimes, and demands more support for local police. 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 … Read more Return of the Violence | Risk of spike of violent crimes rises as lockdown eased – London mayor