Alec Baldwin was handed a gun with a live round in it on a film set in New Mexico, the local sheriff has said. The actor accidentally shot dead cinematographer Halyna Hutchins and wounded the film's director Joel Souza on Thursday ... .
The European Union’s top court has ordered Poland to pay €1m (£845,000) a day over the country’s longstanding dispute with the bloc over its controversial “disciplinary chamber”. The Wednesday ruling by the Court of Justice came after the EU’s executive commission asked for “financial penalties” to ensure compliance with a ruling from July ... .
BRUSSELS (AP) — NATO’s security operation in Afghanistan became a victim of “mission creep” as the military organization allowed itself to be dragged into helping rebuild the impoverished, conflict-torn country, the official leading a process of drawing lessons from the mission said on Wednesday ... “The insurgency was still gaining strength ... 1.
Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon speaks to reporters at the US Capitol. Drew Angerer/Getty Images Sen. Ron Wyden of Oregon unveiled a plan to hit 700 American billionaires with new taxes. Billionaires like Musk and Zuckerberg would pay tens of billions in taxes if it's implemented ... The plan was authored by Sen ... "I'm anxious to look at it," Sen ... ....
COLOMBO (AFP) - A Sri LankanBuddhist monk long accused of fanning sectarian hatred will head a new task force on legal reforms in the ethnically and religiously fractured nation, according to a government announcement ...There are no women on the committee ... Many of the countries special family laws are heavily patriarchal and disadvantage women ... � ....
Bitcoin exchange balances have been on the decline since the bull rally began. The volumes were expected to go up once the digital asset had hit a new all-time high in October. However, this was not the case ... This bull market has defied all expectations for it and continues to do so ... BTC exchange balances now sit at levels not seen since January 2018.
The United States has appealed against a British judge’s decision to block the extradition of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to face espionage charges because of concerns over his mental health ... “We maintain that the district judge was wrong to come to the conclusion she did,” said James Lewis, a lawyer for the US government ... “He is very thin ... .
One BrooklynHealth (OBH) is offering antibody treatment to help reduce the chance of hospitalization and death from the COVID-19 virus. Dr. Patrick T ... “It’s shown to be effective when given early,” said Dr ... “It’s a synthetic antibody,” he added. “The vaccine helps to develop antibody.”. Dr ... “We did the work to create that opportunity.”. Dr ... Dr ... Lee said ... Dr.
Facebook sent an email to its employees on Tuesday night directing them to preserve records and documents dating back to 2016, noting that multiple governments were launching inquiries into the social media giant ... The company also directed employees to keep any encrypted communications. “On Tuesday, Facebook sent a legal hold notice to all personnel.
The global population has doubled in just 40 years and at some point in 2024 Earth will welcome its 8 billionth human inhabitant ... What’s more, he said everyone knew it but no one was talking about it ... .