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This strange galaxy is defying the universe to travel towards the Milky Way (PHOTO)

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Published time: 25 May, 2019 16:50 The universe is constantly expanding and stretching further afield, but the Hubble space telescope managed to catch one of the rare galaxies that’s defying the odds and actually moving closer to us. A stunning spiral galaxy called Messier 90, sitting about 60 million light-years away, is part of a Read More

‘Ratf***er and spy’: British academic sues FBI informant & MSM for calling her Russian ‘honeypot’

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A Russian-born British historian is suing FBI informant Stefan Halper and several news outlets for defaming her as a “honeypot” working for the Kremlin to seduce Trump aide Michael Flynn. She says the scandal ruined her life. Former Cambridge University academic Svetlana Lokhova has demanded $25 million from Halper, along with the Washington Post, New Read More

‘Ratf***er and spy’: British academic sues FBI spy & MSM for calling her Russian ‘honeypot’

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A Russian-born British historian is suing FBI informant Stefan Halper and several news outlets for defaming her as a “honeypot” working for the Kremlin to seduce Trump aide Michael Flynn. She says the scandal ruined her life. Former Cambridge University academic Svetlana Lokhova has demanded $25 million from Halper, along with the Washington Post, New Read More

Foreign investors hope India dials back policy shocks after Modi win

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Foreign companies in India have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s election victory for the political stability it brings, but now they need to see him soften a protectionist stance adopted in the past year. BJP President Amit Shah and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi gesture after the election results in New Read More

Woman who escaped serial killer watches his execution

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A woman who escaped the clutches of a serial killer and helped bring him to justice has watched him being executed in Florida. Lisa Noland was 17 when she was repeatedly raped by Bobby Joe Long in 1984. In the witness room at Florida State Prison, she positioned herself where she hoped he would see Read More

In Vietnam’s booming energy sector coal reigns, but renewables play catch-up

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HANOI/SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Vietnam has become a hot spot for energy investors eying a spend of up to $150 billion over the coming decade to meet surging power demand, with coal set to dominate despite signs of a government effort to go green. FILE PHOTO: Power-generating windmill turbines are pictured at a wind park in Read More

Ramadan police: Malaysian officials disguise as waiters to catch Muslims who skip fasting

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If you are a non-fasting Muslim in Malaysia – be warned, a local official in disguise might serve your next meal having already snapped a photo of you and sent it to the local religious affairs department. Thirty two enforcement officers in the Malaysian district of Segamat are dressing up as cooks and waiters to Read More

In Egypt’s Nile Delta, fishermen’s families hope for a bigger catch

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EL SHAKHLUBA, Egypt (Reuters) – In Egypt’s Nile Delta, Om Ahmed ponders how her two sons will be able to marry and build new homes when they only earn about 70 Egyptian pounds ($4.10) from a day’s fishing. FILE PHOTO: A woman sells fish caught by her husband at the market in Egypt’s Nile Delta Read More

Amazon heads off facial recognition rebellion

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Shareholders seeking to halt Amazon’s sale of its facial recognition technology to US police forces have been defeated in two votes that sought to pressure the company into a rethink. Civil rights campaigners had said it was “perhaps the most dangerous surveillance technology ever developed”. But investors rejected the proposals at the company’s annual general Read More

Rain, flooding expected in U.S. Southern Plains after deadly storms

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(Reuters) – Weather forecasters on Wednesday expected drenching rains to roll into the storm-ravaged U.S. southern and central states, where thunderstorms and tornadoes killed at least three people and triggered widespread flooding. Rescue services help a man whose vehicle had been swept off the roadway by fast-moving water in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, U.S., May 21, Read More