Black trans woman BRUTALLY attacked by mob in Minnesota

Video footage of the attack shows Iyanna Dior running into a convenience store for shelter as the group goes after her. Comments on the video suggest the conflict began after a car accident involving Dior. One user who posted a video wrote, ‘A mob of Black people decided to gang up on her, slurs, misgendering, … Read more Black trans woman BRUTALLY attacked by mob in Minnesota

Washington D.C. Homeowner Applauded for Sheltering Protesters Fleeing Police

A homeowner in Washington, DC, was applauded early on Tuesday, June 2, after he allowed up to 60 protesters to seek shelter in his house the night before as they fled from DC police. Rahul Dubey, 44, opened his door to protesters just before the 7 pm curfew on Monday night. He told local media … Read more Washington D.C. Homeowner Applauded for Sheltering Protesters Fleeing Police

International Day of UN Peacekeepers & other topics – Daily Briefing (29 May 2020)

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General/Peacekeeping – Covid-19/Peacekeeping Missions – Climate – Honduras/COVID-19 – COVID-19/Brazil – COVID-19/Postal Sector – COVID-19/Tourism – Yemen – Security Council – Nepal – Libya – Kenya/Floods – Ethiopia – Somalia – Venezuela – Nigeria – World No Tobacco Day SECRETARY-GENERAL/PEACEKEEPING  This morning, to … Read more International Day of UN Peacekeepers & other topics – Daily Briefing (29 May 2020)

Woman FIRED for racist central park call to police, New York

A white woman has been sacked from her job at an investment firm, after a video of her calling the cops on a black man, who simply asked her to put her dog on a leash, went viral. Christian Cooper, an avid bird watcher, made the request because he feared the dog could endanger wildlife … Read more Woman FIRED for racist central park call to police, New York

Homeless being turned away as cool weather pushes Safe Space shelter to capacity | ABC News

As Winter rolls around in Hobart, the homeless are doing it tough. Thankfully a new facility called Safe Space, formerly Safe Night Space, operated by Hobart City Mission and the Salvation Army, has been providing beds for homeless people since December. Read more here: https://ab.co/3c1ZD0T For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can … Read more Homeless being turned away as cool weather pushes Safe Space shelter to capacity | ABC News

Thousands in Michigan evacuate after 2 dams failed

A rain-swollen river has flooded fields and streets in parts of mid-Michigan after breaching two dams, forcing evacuation orders for thousands amid a coronavirus pandemic that’s posing safety challenges for officials trying to provide shelter. Parts of the city of Midland and surrounding areas were virtual lakes Wednesday morning, and it could get worse. Downtown … Read more Thousands in Michigan evacuate after 2 dams failed

2 Dams Burst In Michigan, Forcing Thousands to Evacuate

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer, who is already managing a public health crisis in one of the states that has been hard hit by Covid-19, announced an emergency declaration in response to the dam collapse. She told people to evacuate the area around Midland, urging those in the flooding zones to get to a shelter. “In … Read more 2 Dams Burst In Michigan, Forcing Thousands to Evacuate

Millions take shelter as Cyclone Amphan nears India, Bangladesh

Several million people were taking shelter and praying for the best on Wednesday as the Bay of Bengal’s fiercest cyclone in decades roared towards Bangladesh and eastern India, with forecasts of a potentially devastating and deadly storm surge. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN … Read more Millions take shelter as Cyclone Amphan nears India, Bangladesh

Disinfection to music | Brazil army band keep shelter inhabitants entertained

Troops carry out disinfection against #COVID19 in a shelter for young and old Brazilians while the army band performs in the yard. 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 http://instagram.com/rt Follow us on … Read more Disinfection to music | Brazil army band keep shelter inhabitants entertained

Thick toxic smoke rises as chemical plant explodes near Venice

Courtesy: Vigili del Fuoco An explosion at a chemical plant in the industrial zone of Malcontenta, near Venice, has triggered a major emergency response operation, with residents asked to shelter in place and block their windows with damp rags. READ MORE: https://on.rt.com/ah3v 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 … Read more Thick toxic smoke rises as chemical plant explodes near Venice

Live: The role of China’s shelter hospitals in COVID-19 containment

China’s Joint Prevention and Control Mechanism of the State Council holds a daily media conference on the role of “Fang Cang” shelter hospitals in treating different kinds of patients and containing the spread of COVID-19. In the wake of the deadly outbreak, public venues, such as stadiums and exhibition centers, were transformed into these hospitals. … Read more Live: The role of China’s shelter hospitals in COVID-19 containment

David Spade and Jimmy Joined a Random A-Lister Filled Zoom Call

David Spade chats with Jimmy about their random A-lister celebrity-filled video call, memories of Chris Farley, his Netflix movie The Wrong Missy and supporting Lucky Paws Animal Shelter during the pandemic. Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aN Watch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35c Get more The Tonight Show Starring … Read more David Spade and Jimmy Joined a Random A-Lister Filled Zoom Call

Powell Warns of Broad Virus Danger, Bats Down Negative Rates

The U.S. economy faces unprecedented risks from the coronavirus if fiscal and monetary policy makers don’t rise to the challenge, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said while pushing back against the notion of deploying negative interest rates. “The recovery may take some time to gather momentum, and the passage of time can turn liquidity problems … Read more Powell Warns of Broad Virus Danger, Bats Down Negative Rates

Comedian Ziwe Fumudoh shows us her glamorous New York pad | Quarantine Cribs

As people around the world shelter in place during the coronavirus pandemic, The Washington Post’s Hannah Jewell talks to comedians finding the humor in their cramped spaces. In episode two, writer and comedian Ziwe Fumudoh shows us her unusual art. Ziwe Fumudoh is a writer for “Desus & Mero” and the voice of Kamala Harris … Read more Comedian Ziwe Fumudoh shows us her glamorous New York pad | Quarantine Cribs

Tesla Sues Over Shutdown as Elon Musk Threatens California Exit

Elon Musk lashed out at the California county blocking Tesla Inc. from reopening its only U.S. car plant, threatening to immediately relocate operations to other states and cease manufacturing at the factory. Hours after the chief executive officer tweeted that Tesla would sue Alameda County, which didn’t allow the facility to resume operations Friday, the … Read more Tesla Sues Over Shutdown as Elon Musk Threatens California Exit