‘Let's play strip poker': Former staffer publishes explosive essay detailing claims of sexual harassment against Gov. Andrew Cuomo

‘LET'S PLAY STRIP POKER': FORMER STAFFER PUBLISHES EXPLOSIVE ESSAY DETAILING CLAIMS OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT AGAINST GOV. ANDREW CUOMO

New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is being accused of sexual harassment and fostering a “toxic” work environment by former staffer Lindsey...

‘Now you can admire me all year': Sports host Ulyana Trigubchak launches first calendar after asking men what they wanted from her

‘NOW YOU CAN ADMIRE ME ALL YEAR': SPORTS HOST ULYANA TRIGUBCHAK LAUNCHES FIRST CALENDAR AFTER ASKING MEN WHAT THEY WANTED FROM HER

Photoshoot-loving sports host Ulyana Trigubchak has branched out to create her debut calendar and invited her almost entirely male...

 
 
 
Anti-Trump Lincoln Project received $32mn in free media coverage since sexual harassment scandal broke - report

ANTI-TRUMP LINCOLN PROJECT RECEIVED $32MN IN FREE MEDIA COVERAGE SINCE SEXUAL HARASSMENT SCANDAL BROKE - REPORT

Since the Lincoln Project's co-founder John Weaver was accused of sexually harassing multiple young men, the controversial anti-Trump...

‘Preacher without a face': ISIS' ‘chief recruiter' in Germany sentenced to over 10yrs in prison following years-long trial

‘PREACHER WITHOUT A FACE': ISIS' ‘CHIEF RECRUITER' IN GERMANY SENTENCED TO OVER 10YRS IN PRISON FOLLOWING YEARS-LONG TRIAL

A man described as the head of Islamic State's recruiting network in Germany has been sentenced to 10 and a half years in a high-profile...

 
 
 
Poland outlaws face coverings and scarves in favor of masks, ramps up regional restrictions as British Covid-19 variant spreads

POLAND OUTLAWS FACE COVERINGS AND SCARVES IN FAVOR OF MASKS, RAMPS UP REGIONAL RESTRICTIONS AS BRITISH COVID-19 VARIANT SPREADS

The Polish government has banned the wearing of face coverings and scarves as an acceptable means of protecting oneself against Covid-19,...

Dip in UK's vaccination rate tied to ‘supply fluctuations' as Covid jab makers get to grips with production push, deputy CMO says

DIP IN UK'S VACCINATION RATE TIED TO ‘SUPPLY FLUCTUATIONS' AS COVID JAB MAKERS GET TO GRIPS WITH PRODUCTION PUSH, DEPUTY CMO SAYS

A drop-off in the UK's rate of Covid-19 vaccinations is down to “supply fluctuations” of doses, England's deputy chief medical officer...

 
 
 
After the West refused to provide Ukraine with Covid-19 vaccines, Kiev's long wait finally over as 500k doses arrive from India

AFTER THE WEST REFUSED TO PROVIDE UKRAINE WITH COVID-19 VACCINES, KIEV'S LONG WAIT FINALLY OVER AS 500K DOSES ARRIVE FROM INDIA

The first shipment of Indian-made doses of the Oxford/AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine has arrived in Ukraine, ending months of waiting...

Australian defense minister hospitalized ‘as precaution' amid scandal over alleged rape of young staffer

AUSTRALIAN DEFENSE MINISTER HOSPITALIZED ‘AS PRECAUTION' AMID SCANDAL OVER ALLEGED RAPE OF YOUNG STAFFER

Australian Defense Minister Linda Reynolds has unexpectedly taken sick leave just as she was about to answer questions about a young...

 
 
 
Global airline industry body to launch Covid ‘travel pass' by March

GLOBAL AIRLINE INDUSTRY BODY TO LAUNCH COVID ‘TRAVEL PASS' BY MARCH

The International Air Transport Association has announced that it will launch a Covid-19 travel pass by March, which it says will give...

Even with pandemic and global economic downturn, Russian national debt lower than expected as country counts cost of coronavirus

EVEN WITH PANDEMIC AND GLOBAL ECONOMIC DOWNTURN, RUSSIAN NATIONAL DEBT LOWER THAN EXPECTED AS COUNTRY COUNTS COST OF CORONAVIRUS

Despite record borrowing to shore up the country's finances and fund its healthcare system during the Covid-19 pandemic, Russia has...

 
 
 
Facebook says it ‘erred on the side of over-enforcement' when blocking news content in week-long standoff in Australia

FACEBOOK SAYS IT ‘ERRED ON THE SIDE OF OVER-ENFORCEMENT' WHEN BLOCKING NEWS CONTENT IN WEEK-LONG STANDOFF IN AUSTRALIA

Social media giant Facebook said Wednesday it “inadvertently” blocked some content including a large swathe of charity and state health...

81m in one breath: Daredevil Czech free-diver sets new world record by holding out to swim under thick ice in frozen lake

81M IN ONE BREATH: DAREDEVIL CZECH FREE-DIVER SETS NEW WORLD RECORD BY HOLDING OUT TO SWIM UNDER THICK ICE IN FROZEN LAKE

Brave Czech free-diver David Vencl has set a new world under-ice swimming record after plunging beneath ice in a frozen lake to cover...

 
 
 
‘What a sport': 400lb MMA behemoth wrongly celebrates after landing massive punch that he thought had won fight in Russia

‘WHAT A SPORT': 400LB MMA BEHEMOTH WRONGLY CELEBRATES AFTER LANDING MASSIVE PUNCH THAT HE THOUGHT HAD WON FIGHT IN RUSSIA

Huge MMA cult hero Zuluzinho, a 6ft 6in, 400lb Brazilian who once fought the likes of Fedor Emelianenko, sank to the canvas after landing...

Neera Tanden's quest for OMB post hits another roadblock as crucial step postponed indefinitely - reports

NEERA TANDEN'S QUEST FOR OMB POST HITS ANOTHER ROADBLOCK AS CRUCIAL STEP POSTPONED INDEFINITELY - REPORTS

The confirmation of Neera Tanden, Biden's polarizing pick for head of the Office of Management and Budget, has been further derailed...

 
 
 
Member of London mayor's ‘statue toppling' diversity commission resigns amid accusations of racism and anti-Semitism

MEMBER OF LONDON MAYOR'S ‘STATUE TOPPLING' DIVERSITY COMMISSION RESIGNS AMID ACCUSATIONS OF RACISM AND ANTI-SEMITISM

A member of London Mayor Sadiq Khan's controversial ‘statue diversity' commission has resigned, following heavy criticism of his past...

British pound extends relentless rally to multiyear highs amid hopes of economic recovery

BRITISH POUND EXTENDS RELENTLESS RALLY TO MULTIYEAR HIGHS AMID HOPES OF ECONOMIC RECOVERY

Sterling has extended gains against both the US dollar and the euro this week amid news of the UK's vaccination progress and hopes...

 
 
 
Could Boeing win back public trust, or is it lost forever? RT's Boom Bust explores

COULD BOEING WIN BACK PUBLIC TRUST, OR IS IT LOST FOREVER? RT'S BOOM BUST EXPLORES

An investigation is underway into an incident that saw one of the engines of a United Airlines Boeing 777 suffer a catastrophic failure...

Beach volleyball stars allowed to wear bikinis as ‘standard uniform' in Qatar after tournament boycott threats over ‘work clothes'

BEACH VOLLEYBALL STARS ALLOWED TO WEAR BIKINIS AS ‘STANDARD UNIFORM' IN QATAR AFTER TOURNAMENT BOYCOTT THREATS OVER ‘WORK CLOTHES'

Organizers of a major volleyball tournament in Qatar have backed down over the wearing of bikinis, potentially ending a row that saw...

 
 
 
US seeking re-election to UN Human Rights Council after Trump withdrawal, Blinken calls for expulsion of other members

US SEEKING RE-ELECTION TO UN HUMAN RIGHTS COUNCIL AFTER TRUMP WITHDRAWAL, BLINKEN CALLS FOR EXPULSION OF OTHER MEMBERS

The US wants to retake its seat on the United Nations Human Rights Council, Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced in a video...

1 in 6 Americans under 23 say they're LGBTQ, as more people in the US than ever identify as non-heterosexual

1 IN 6 AMERICANS UNDER 23 SAY THEY'RE LGBTQ, AS MORE PEOPLE IN THE US THAN EVER IDENTIFY AS NON-HETEROSEXUAL

More Americans than ever identify themselves as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, or queer according to a survey of sexuality, with...

 
 
 



Three-quarters of all voters, including 60% of Republicans, support Biden's...

Three-quarters of all voters, including 60% of Republicans, support Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan: poll

Summary List Placement A majority of all voters, including Republicans, support the passage of President Joe Biden's proposed $1.9 trillion COVID-19 aid package, a new... Read more ...

Biden administration sending masks to poor communities

Biden administration sending masks to poor communities

The Biden administration is planning to distribute millions of free face masks across the country to organizations serving people with low incomes, in a fresh effort to tamp... Read more ...

Fisker soars 26% after it partners with Foxconn to develop and manufacture a...

Fisker soars 26% after it partners with Foxconn to develop and manufacture a new electric vehicle

Summary List Placement Fisker Inc. soared 26% on Wednesday after it said it will collaborate with Foxconn to develop and manufacture electric vehicles. Fisker and Foxconn will... Read more ...

Prosecutors drop drunken driving charge against Bruce Springsteen

Prosecutors drop drunken driving charge against Bruce Springsteen

The judge fined the rock star $500 plus $40 in court costs. Read more ...

16 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration

16 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration

Summary List Placement Wednesday marks what would have been the late Apple co-founder Steve Jobs' 66th birthday. And while Tim Cook has since taken the reins, Jobs' legacy in... Read more ...

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

The Biden administration has withdrawn government support for a federal lawsuit in Connecticut that seeks to ban transgender athletes from participating in girls' high school... Read more ...

Prosecutors drop DWI, reckless driving charges against Bruce Springsteen

Prosecutors drop DWI, reckless driving charges against Bruce Springsteen

Bruce Springsteen on Wednesday pleaded guilty to downing shots of tequila with fans at a New Jersey park - as prosecutors dismissed charges of DWI and reckless driving in his... Read more ...

Trump-appointed federal judge indefinitely blocks the Biden administration's...

Trump-appointed federal judge indefinitely blocks the Biden administration's 100-day deportation freeze

Summary List Placement A federal judge in Texas indefinitely blocked President Joe Biden's administration from enforcing a 100-day deportation freeze, according to the... Read more ...

Biden to order review of supply chains in key industries

Biden to order review of supply chains in key industries

​President Biden will sign an executive order on Wednesday to review the supply chains in four key industries ​to assure a continued flow of critical goods in medical care and... Read more ...

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

MONTREAL - The struggling Montreal Canadiens fired head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller on Wednesday following a three-game skid. Read more ...