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BBC Apologizes for Interview With Cory Booker Impostor

18 hours ago   |   NY Times

The network issued a correction and said it was looking into the matter, calling the interview a “deliberate hoax.”
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BBC duped by man claiming to be Cory Booker, bluffs way into Khashoggi interview

BBC duped by man claiming to be Cory Booker, bluffs way into Khashoggi interview

1 day ago   |   New York Post

A trickster claiming to be New Jersey Sen. Cory Booker bluffed his way into a BBC radio interview on the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, according to a red-faced apology...
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BBC Three Back As A Broadcast Channel In January 2022 After A Six-Year Hiatus

2 days ago   |   Forbes

BBC Three is set to return to U.K. screens in January 2022 after a six-year hiatus as a digital channel.
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Nicolas Sarkozy becomes the first former French president to serve a criminal sentence

Nicolas Sarkozy becomes the first former French president to serve a criminal sentence

3 days ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was sentenced on criminal charges stemming from a corruption scandal on Monday. Sarkozy, 66, will be the first...
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Discovery of Brazilian variant in UK won't derail plans to ease Covid lockdown in England, PM Johnson says

Discovery of Brazilian variant in UK won't derail plans to ease Covid lockdown in England, PM Johnson says

3 days ago   |   RT

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that the discovery of the highly contagious ‘P1' Brazilian variant of Covid-19 will not derail his government's plans to ease lockdown...
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Vaccine passports to bolster British economy and combat impacts of Covid-19 crisis - finance minister

Vaccine passports to bolster British economy and combat impacts of Covid-19 crisis - finance minister

4 days ago   |   RT

The idea of giving people certificates confirming their vaccination may help the British economy recover from an unprecedented crash due to the coronavirus outbreak, according...
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It's Difficult to Regain Freedoms Once Censorship Begins

5 days ago   |   Real Clear Politics

English essayist Samuel Johnson wrote that "when a man knows he is to be hanged in a fortnight, it concentrates his mind wonderfully." I thought of Johnson's words in preparing...
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‘Propaganda arm of the British regime?' BBC reporter hounded for misquoting former Scottish premier

‘Propaganda arm of the British regime?' BBC reporter hounded for misquoting former Scottish premier

5 days ago   |   RT

Scots are demanding the BBC's Sarah Smith be held accountable after she claimed that former First Minister Alex Salmond said that current leader Nicola Sturgeon “should...
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The 5 Best New Shows Our TV Critic Watched in February 2021

6 days ago   |   Time

February may be the shortest month of the year, but the 2021 edition certainly has dragged on, hasn't it? Maybe it's the cold and snow blanketing so much more of the country...
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BBC Announces Plans To Be The Benchmark In Workplace Diversity And Inclusion

6 days ago   |   Forbes

The BBC announces its diversity and inclusion proposal for 2021-2023 that, internally at the BBC, is being identified as the “gold standard” of workplace diversity and inclusion.
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Flames fire coach Geoff Ward, replace him with Darryl Sutter

Flames fire coach Geoff Ward, replace him with Darryl Sutter

CALGARY, Alberta - The Calgary Flames fired coach Geoff Ward on Thursday night and replaced him with Darryl Sutter, who will lead the team for the second time. Read more ...

Tom Brady rookie card sells for record $1.32 million

Tom Brady rookie card sells for record $1.32 million

Tom Brady keeps setting records, and this time, he didn't even play. A rookie card for the 43-year-old Brady sold for a record $1.32 million on Thursday on PWCC Marketplace, an... Read more ...

Texas power grid operator overcharged companies $16B during winter freeze

Texas power grid operator overcharged companies $16B during winter freeze

The Electric Reliability Council of Texas made a massive error that resulted in $16 billion in overcharges last month when millions of residents were left without power after a... Read more ...

Lightning top Blackhawks on Killorn's horn-beating OT goal

Lightning top Blackhawks on Killorn's horn-beating OT goal

CHICAGO - Alex Killorn scored 4:59 into overtime, with the puck barely over the line at the horn, and the Tampa Bay Lightning beat the Chicago Blackhawks 3-2 on Thursday night... Read more ...

Gilgeous-Alexander has 33, helps Thunder rally past Spurs

Gilgeous-Alexander has 33, helps Thunder rally past Spurs

SAN ANTONIO - Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 33 points and the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied in the second half to beat the San Antonio Spurs 107-102 on Thursday night and snap a... Read more ...

Creighton's Greg McDermott suspended indefinitely for ‘plantation' comments

Creighton's Greg McDermott suspended indefinitely for ‘plantation' comments

Creighton men's basketball coach Greg McDermott has been suspended from all team activities indefinitely for his “plantation” comments last week, the school athletic director... Read more ...

Creighton suspends Greg McDermott for 'plantation' remark

Creighton suspends Greg McDermott for 'plantation' remark

OMAHA, Neb. - Creighton University suspended basketball coach Greg McDermott on Thursday night for using racially insensitive language while addressing the team after a game... Read more ...

Flyers overcame early 3-goal deficit to stun Penguins 4-3

Flyers overcame early 3-goal deficit to stun Penguins 4-3

PITTSBURGH - Philadelphia Flyers coach Alain Vigneault pointed to his team's three-game set in Pittsburgh as a potential turning point. A chance to figure out just where the... Read more ...

Tatum scores 27, Celtics outlast depleted Raptors 132-125

Tatum scores 27, Celtics outlast depleted Raptors 132-125

BOSTON - Jayson Tatum had 27 points and 12 rebounds and the Boston Celtics won their fourth straight game, outlasting the short-handed Toronto Raptors 132-125 on Thursday night. Read more ...

UNMC doctor stresses COVID-19 vaccines as safe and effective

UNMC doctor stresses COVID-19 vaccines as safe and effective

Dr. Mark Rupp says the Johnson & Johnson, Moderna and Pfizer vaccines are all "tremendously effective" against COVID-19. Read more ...