Mauritius oil spill: Fears vessel may ‘break in two’ as cracks appear

A stranded Japanese ship off the coast of Mauritius has leaked about 1,000 tons of crude oil into the island’s once-pristine waters, destroying its coral reefs and polluting its ecosystem. Urgent efforts have been intensified to empty the vessel before it succumbs to high winds and waves, splitting in two. Subscribe to us on YouTube: … Read more Mauritius oil spill: Fears vessel may ‘break in two’ as cracks appear

Aftermath of Beirut Port Blast That Killed At Least 100 and Injured Thousands

Here’s the aftermath of the massive explosion at Beirut’s port that sent shock waves across the Lebanese capital, killing at least 100 people and injuring thousands. 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 … Read more Aftermath of Beirut Port Blast That Killed At Least 100 and Injured Thousands

Beirut residents awake to scenes of devastation after deadly port explosion

Residents of Beirut awoke to a scene of utter devastation on Wednesday, a day after a massive explosion at the port sent shock waves across the Lebanese capital, killing at least 100 people and wounding thousands.   Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our … Read more Beirut residents awake to scenes of devastation after deadly port explosion

Beirut blast witness: It was raining glass all over the city

A witness recounted the moment he saw the massive explosion that rocked downtown Beirut. “It was raining glass all over the city of Beirut,” he said. The massive explosion destroyed the port and sent shock waves across the Lebanese capital on Tuesday, causing significant infrastructure damage. At least 78 people were killed and thousands injured. … Read more Beirut blast witness: It was raining glass all over the city

Huge Explosion Rocks Beirut

Aug.04 — Dozens of people have been killed and thousands have been injured by a massive explosion in Beirut. The blast, at the port, was so powerful that it created seismic waves equivalent of a magnitude 3.3 earthquake. It blew out windows across the city and was felt in Cyprus. Official have yet to confirm … Read more Huge Explosion Rocks Beirut

SpaceX Dragon Endeavour splashes down in Gulf of Mexico with two NASA astronauts on board | ABC News

Two US astronauts who flew to the International Space Station (ISS) in SpaceX’s space ship have splashed down in the Gulf of Mexico following a two-month voyage. Bob Behnken and Doug Hurley landed safely after what was NASA’s first crewed mission from the US in nine years. The pair undocked from the ISS on Saturday … Read more SpaceX Dragon Endeavour splashes down in Gulf of Mexico with two NASA astronauts on board | ABC News

SpaceX Crew Dragon Returns to Earth – 8/2 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

SpaceX’s Crew Dragon is scheduled to return from the International Space Station on August 2 with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken on board. The Post’s Libby Casey will anchor live coverage featuring reporter Chris Davenport, SpaceX’s Elon Musk, and current and former astronauts. Tropical weather barreling towards Florida could delay the planned return … Read more SpaceX Crew Dragon Returns to Earth – 8/2 (FULL LIVE STREAM)

Have police lost control of the streets of Chicago? – BBC Newsnight

Have police lost control of the streets of Chicago? In the last week alone there were 26 murders in Chicago – up 76% on the same week last year. In a city with an international reputation for crime — where 900 murders per year were common in the early 1990s — the first weekend of … Read more Have police lost control of the streets of Chicago? – BBC Newsnight

Adapting during a pandemic at MIT Medical

When the the COVID-19 pandemic hit, the staff at MIT Medical knew they had to quickly adapt to continue to service their patients. So that’s exactly what they did. Building, testing and implementing a telehealth option in only a matter of weeks, and setting up an extensive testing facility quickly has put MIT Medical in … Read more Adapting during a pandemic at MIT Medical

Japan Daily Coronavirus Tally Passes 1,000

Jul.29 — More grim milestones are being reached on the coronavirus pandemic front. The U.S. death count is now over 150,000, with Texas, Florida and California all recording record fatalities. Brazil, Japan and Hong Kong are also mired in their worst waves of new virus cases. Bloomberg’s Yvonne Man reports on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Asia.”

Things are getting serious | Migrants fleeing quarantine prompt Italy to deploy TROOPS to Sicily

The COVID-19 crisis just fueled up Italy’s issue with handling ‘waves’ of migrants crossing the Mediterranean: After scores of refugees escaped quarantine and fled a detention center, Italy’s authorities planning to deploy troops on the island of Sicily. 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 … Read more Things are getting serious | Migrants fleeing quarantine prompt Italy to deploy TROOPS to Sicily

ABC News Prime: New waves of COVID-19; Barr grilled on the hill; Chris Evans’ political pursuit

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Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (27 July 2020)

Six months after the WHO declared COVID-19 a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC), Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus today (27 Jul) said, “almost 16 million cases have now been reported to WHO, and more than 640,000 deaths. And the pandemic continues to accelerate.” Dr Tedros noted that in these past 6 weeks, “the total … Read more Coronavirus Outbreak (COVID – 19): WHO Update (27 July 2020)

Travel Restrictions Aren’t Effective in Stopping Covid-19, WHO Says

Six months after the WHO declared COVID-19 a Public Health Emergency of International Concern (PHEIC), Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus today (27 Jul) said, “almost 16 million cases have now been reported to WHO, and more than 640,000 deaths. And the pandemic continues to accelerate.” Dr. Tedros noted that in these past 6 weeks, “the total … Read more Travel Restrictions Aren’t Effective in Stopping Covid-19, WHO Says