With America No Longer A ‘Friend,’ Angela Merkel Looks To China As New Partner

July 6, 2017

Chinese President Xi Jinping is in Berlin this week for whats been described as a highly-symbolic state visit. Welcoming Xi on Wednesday, Merkel said the meeting happening just days before the start of the Group of 20 summit in Hamburg was a good opportunity for the two countries to expand and broaden our extensive strategic relations. She did not elaborate on these comments, but her words have been interpreted as…

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Manchester International Festival: Putting women in control of the world – BBC News

July 5, 2017

“I think there would be a different sense of care. Definitely.” Image copyright BBC/Getty Images Image caption Director Vicky Featherstone (left) and writer Abi Morgan have helped create the show “But your question to me was, do you think the world would be a better place if women did [rule it]? “At the moment, it isn’t equal. It is men ruling the world. And I think it would be a…

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Inside the secret and lucrative world of ‘the super tutor’ – BBC News

July 5, 2017

The next thing he knew, he was being woken up by the mother standing over him, shouting “You think this is some kind of holiday?”. Given the high fees charged by such tutors and the intense competition for places at top British schools it’s perhaps not surprising that tensions can sometimes run high. “In an already privileged world, tutoring is an extra level of pushing,” he says. Image copyright Getty…

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Borg vs. McEnroe Red Band Trailer #1 (2017) | Movieclips Trailers

July 5, 2017

Borg vs. McEnroe Red Band Trailer #1 (2017): Check out the new trailer starring Shia LaBeouf, Stellan Skarsgård, and Tuva Novotny! Be the first to watch, comment, and share trailers and movie teasers/clips dropping soon @MovieclipsTrailers. Watch more Trailers: ► HOT New Trailers Playlist: ► What to Watch Playlist: ► Epic Action Trailer Playlist: Borg/McEnroe is a film about one of the world's greatest icons Björn Borg and his biggest…

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Is there institutional racism in mental health care? – BBC News

July 5, 2017

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionEche explains how he was Tasered when sectioned under the Mental Health Act Black people are being failed by the UK’s mental health services because of “institutional racism”, it has been warned. How does this affect those who experience it? When Eche Ogbuono, who has bipolar disorder, was sectioned under the Mental Health Act, he should have been taken to a safe…

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News Daily: North Korean missile and Grenfell ‘frustration’ – BBC News

July 5, 2017

Get news from the BBC in your inbox, each weekday morning Grenfell: Survivors express frustration Survivors of the Grenfell Tower fire have held a meeting with a coroner, expressing frustration at a lack of information from the authorities. During the three-hour discussion, Dr Fiona Wilcox, coroner for Westminster, described the scenes inside the building, where at least 80 people died last month, as “apocalyptic”. Meanwhile, the Grenfell response team says…

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Tim Cook’s July 4th Tweet Has A Not-So-Subtle Message

July 5, 2017

Remember, remember always that all of us, and you and I especially, are descended from immigrants and revolutionists, FDR said. The Apple CEO was a vocal opponent of the ban since the Trump administration first announced it in January.Apples founder, Steve Jobs, was the son of an immigrant from Syria, one of the six countries included in the travel ban.

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How Americas Aircraft Carriers Could Become Obsolete

July 5, 2017

President Donald Trump has been consistent in his argument that the U.S. Navy has shrunk to a woefully inadequate size. The Republican has repeatedly said he wants the service to expand, including a fleet of a dozen aircraft carriers. That plan isn’t in the Pentagon’s current budget, but on July 22 the Navy will formally commission precautionary signal to North Korean aggression. The is the first of four planned -class carriers,…

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Daenerys Targaryen has the best names for her ‘Game of Thrones’ wigs

July 4, 2017

Image: hbo Daenerys Targaryen’s dragons aren’t the only ones with badass names… Apparently Emilia Clarke has also given each of her Game of Thrones wigs a spunky nickname, because why not? While reporting for the recent Time cover story on Game of Thrones, the publication learned the secrets ofClarke’s hair transformation into the glorious Mother of Dragons. SEE ALSO: Here’s how they make the ‘Game of Thrones’ music so spine-tinglingly…

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‘Babe’ actor and activist will serve one week in jail for climate protest

July 4, 2017

Actor and activist.Image: Matt Baron/BEI/Shutterstock The friendly farmer from Babe is facing jail time for a cause. James Cromwell, a climate activist, was sentenced to one week in jail for his arrest during a protest at a New York power plant in 2015. Two other environmental activists, Pramilla Malick and Madeline Shaw, were also sentenced by a judge in Wawayanda, N.Y. Cromwell helped stage a sit-in at a natural gas…

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This Canada Day, let’s celebrate Justin Trudeau, the guy who distracts us from Trump

July 4, 2017

Image: Mashable composite: pool/getty images O Canada! it’s a big day, eh? To celebrate Canada Day 2017, which marks 150 years since the country’s founding on July 1, 1867, please allow us to reminisce fondly on Justin Trudeau‘s year in the spotlight. In the midst of America’s own political dumpster fire, Canada’s prime minister has captured hearts and inspired joy with his charming demeanor and undeniably adorable antics. We thank…

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Sick Day Recipes (Vegan/Plant-based) | JessBeautician

July 4, 2017

INSTAGRAM: @jessbeautician TWITTER: BLOG: SNAPCHAT: jessbeautician FACEBOOK: CREAMY COCONUT & BANANA PORRIDGE (Serves 1): 1/2 can coconut milk: 1/2 cup water 1/2 cup oats 1 banana Almond butter: Flaked almonds First add the coconut milk and water to a small pan on a low heat. Leave that to gently simmer whilst you slice up half of the banana. Take the other half of the banana and mash it until smooth…

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This week in apps: Watch videos with friends and island hop with UberBOAT

July 4, 2017

Download those new apps ASAP.Image: drew angerer/Getty Images It’s completely possible that you weren’t able to keep up with app updates this week considering all of the speculation of what the iPhone will look like in 2020. If that’s the case, there’s no need to worry. We’ve got you covered. SEE ALSO: Why your iPhone photos look so bad Each week we round up the most important app news along…

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Listen to review bodies on public sector pay, says Gove – BBC News

July 3, 2017

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionGove’s quick-fire answers on the Andrew Marr show – Brexit and his return to the cabinet The government should listen to review bodies’ recommendations for public sector pay, Michael Gove has said. His comments come as the prime minister and chancellor face increasing pressure from ministers and backbenchers to end the 1% public sector pay cap. The environment secretary did not call…

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Quick & Easy Snack Ideas | Healthy Vegan Recipes

July 3, 2017

If you follow me on insta you know that I eat these snacks all the time. So excited to finally share them with you peeps! Watch my previous video here ↠ hhttp://bit.ly/2lcHGnw Shoutout to Claire Marshall for inspiring me to make hand-written titles. Watch her video on it here↠ Aaaand shoutout to my boo AmandaRachLee for inspiring this edit! Go subscribe to Amanda↠ INSTAGRAM : TWITTER : SNAPCHAT : jaclynforbes…

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Grenfell Tower fire: No prosecutions for subletting of flats, government promises – BBC News

July 3, 2017

All of the material checked so far in the wake of the tragedy on 14 June has failed the tests. However, the Department for Communities and Local Government said it was testing the buildings it was most worried about first. Where have cladding fire tests failed? What we know so far Who were the victims? Earlier this week, police warned it would not know the final death toll until at…

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The headstones with unusual stories to tell – BBC News

July 3, 2017

Image copyright Getty Images In 1703, Hannah Twynnoy became Britain’s first recorded victim of a tiger. She was a barmaid at the White Lion in Malmesbury, Wiltshire, when a travelling menagerie set up in the pub’s large rear yard, ready to attract paying crowds. Hannah was warned against upsetting the tiger but she enjoyed bothering and poking at the big cat – until one day it discovered the cage door…

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Chiropractor’s Car Seat Hack May Just Change Your Life

July 2, 2017

Despair no more, parents. One chiropractic doctor is changing the baby seat game. As seen in the video below, Puente first squats down so that she can use her knees not her back to help her lift the carrier, which is facing backward. Then, she loops her hand through one side of the car seat carriers handle. This technique, Puente says, is a lot easier than letting the top of…

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Life Changing Veggie Dumpling Veggie Dumplings Vegan Recipes Healthy Recipes Vegan Diet

July 2, 2017

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NASA Politely Clarifies It Is Not Running A Child Slave Colony On Mars

July 1, 2017

Three months ago, the conspiracy theory-loving radio show host apologized for spreading fake news about a child sex ring at a Washington, D.C., pizzeria after an armed man stormed the place looking for victims. To make sure this conspiracy theory doesnt catch fire, NASA was forced to deny it. Robert David Steele, a man whose Wikipedia page lists him as an American activist and former Central Intelligence Agency clandestine services…

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EPA Plans New Climate Science Critique, Swapping Peer Review For Red Vs. Blue Politics

July 1, 2017

The Environmental Protection Agency has already its website dedicated to climate change, of scientific advisory board members, and to alter her congressional testimony to include more political talking points. Now EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt plans to launch a new initiative aimed at challenging the widely accepted conclusion that the climate is changing due to the influx of planet-warming gases caused by burning fossil fuels, industrial farming and large-scale deforestation. The…

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Conservatives must ‘change hard’ to win over young voters, Damian Green to say – BBC News

July 1, 2017

Speaking at the Bright Blue liberal conservative think-tank’s conference, Mr Green will discuss a new “city Conservativism” to woo young, metropolitan voters. Devolution of power This will involve highlighting existing Tory policies to build 1.5 million homes by 2022 and the devolution of power to British cities. “I am not standing here and saying all we need to do is keep calm and carry on,” he will say. “We need…

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German Lawmakers Vote To Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

July 1, 2017

The vote came days after Chancellor Angela Merkel signaled that she was open to changing Germanys marriage laws to include same-sex couples, prompting a hurried push from opposition lawmakers to pass the so-called marriage-for-all legislation. Merkels shift came after she visited a lesbian couple raising eight foster children. She called her dinner with the family a life-changing experience and said she realized her partys arguments against same-sex marriage were no…

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VEGAN COMFORT FOOD RECIPES

June 30, 2017

Subscribe to my second channel: Download my Simple Vegan Eats Ebook here: Pancakes: 1 1/4 cups pancake mix 1 cup non dairy milk 1 tsp apple cider vinegar or lemon juice 1/2 – 1 tsp vegetable oil blueberries Mac and Cheese: 1 1/2 cups pasta chopped veggies (as much as you want) 3 tbsp vegan butter 1/4 cup all-purpose flour (or brown rice flour for gluten free) 1 3/4 cups…

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Radio 1: Why is the station struggling to find new DJs? – BBC News

June 30, 2017

Image caption Jameela Jamil presented T4 before joining Radio 1 in 2012 In recent years, Radio 1’s line-up has sometimes resembled a Sunday morning TV schedule. Fearne Cotton, Nick Grimshaw, Jameela Jamil and many more were hired to present on the station after first cutting their teeth on TV. But Cooper says the issue now with hiring from TV is the fundamental change in the type of personalities which fill…

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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle International Trailer #1 (2017) | Movieclips Trailers

June 29, 2017

Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle International Trailer #1 (2017): Check out the new trailer starring Karen Gillan, Dwayne Johnson, and Missi Pyle! Be the first to watch, comment, and share trailers and movie teasers/clips dropping soon @MovieclipsTrailers. ► Buy Tickets to Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle: Watch more Trailers: ► HOT New Trailers Playlist: ► What to Watch Playlist: ► Animation & Family Trailers Playlist: In a brand new Jumanji…

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