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09.06.2021 - 19:15 [ ZDF ]

Schlagabtausch um Maskendeals – Koalitionsstreit auf offener Bühne

In dem Streit geht es um vom Bundesgesundheitsministerium erworbene Masken ohne EU-Zertifizierung, die an Behinderte oder Obdachlose abgegeben werden sollten. Die SPD-Führung hatte Minister Spahn deshalb menschenverachtendes Verhalten vorgeworfen. Spahns Ministerium verweist darauf, dass die Masken voll funktionsfähig seien.

07.06.2021 - 14:53 [ Times of Israel ]

Likud MK says Bennett, Sa’ar like ‘suicide bombers’ facing ‘death sentence’

Asked by the anchor if she was not going too far, Golan replied, “No, and I’ll tell you why… They’re like terrorists who don’t believe in anything anymore, who go out on their suicide mission, and even if they know it’s their death sentence, they don’t care because they’re Shiites.”

04.06.2021 - 11:27 [ New York Times ]

Why Are We All Talking About U.F.O.s Right Now?

“There are a lot more sightings than have been made public,” John Ratcliffe, the former director of national intelligence, told Fox News in March. Quite a few of them, he said, “are difficult to explain.”

John Brennan, the former director of the C.I.A., said in a podcast last year that some of the unexplained sightings might be “some type of phenomenon that is the result of something that we don’t yet understand and that could involve some type of activity that some might say constitutes a different form of life.”

07.03.2021 - 13:33 [ London School of Economics (LSE) ]

Shaping the post-Covid World: Moving towards wellbeing over the lifetime as the unit of analysis in policy

Professor Paul Dolan, Professor of Behavioural Science, LSE

Professor Lord Richard Layard, Emeritus Professor of Economics, LSE

Lord Gus O’Donnell, Chair of Frontier Economics and Visiting Professor, LSE

Professor Liam Delaney, Professor of Behavioural Science, LSE

Dr ChristianKrekel, Assistant professor of Behavioural Science, LSE

Dr Jet Sanders, Assistant Professorof Behavioural Science, LSE

Dr Celia Blanco-Jimenez. Fellow in Behavioural Science, LSE

Dr Kate Laffan, Fellow in Behavioural Science,University College Dublin

Dr Georgios Kavetsos,Associate Professor in Behavioural Science, QMC London

Dr Laura Kudrna, Fellow in Behavioural Science, University of Birmingh

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4.5. The foregoing discussion highlighted the importance of processes as well as outcomes, and so a separate wellbeing commission should be established …

04.03.2021 - 08:05 [ ORF.at ]

Nach Warnung vor Angriff: US-Abgeordnete sagen Sitzung ab

(Online seit heute, 0.18 Uhr)

Wegen der Sicherheitsbedrohung nehme man Abstand von der Zusammenkunft, teilte ein demokratischer Berater gestern mit. Die Kapitalpolizei hatte zuvor unter Berufung auf Geheimdienstinformationen gewarnt, dass Extremisten erneut das Kapitol stürmen wollen.

Das Repräsentantenhaus sollte heute über ein Gesetz zur Polizeireform debattieren und abstimmen.

04.03.2021 - 07:59 [ New York Times ]

Capitol Police Warn of Threat on Thursday, and House Cancels the Day’s Session

(March 3, 2021)

The “possible” plot, as described by the Capitol Police, appeared to be inspired by the pro-Trump conspiracy theory known as QAnon, according to a senior administration official who reviewed the intelligence warning. Intelligence analysts had spent weeks tracking online chatter ……..

16.11.2020 - 19:21 [ azcentral.com ]

Georgia Secretary of State Raffensperger fires back against Trump’s false claims about election

After a barrage of unfounded claims from President Donald Trump questioning various aspects of Georgia’s voting system, Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger fired back.

In a series of Facebook posts from the Secretary of State page, Raffensperger, a Republican, …

24.10.2019 - 08:27 [ Sarah Mimms / Twitter ]

“I was a little embarrassed that it went viral,” Huddleston said, adding that friends she hadn’t heard from in years reached out to her after seeing the photo. “I guess it’s nice to hear from everyone,” she added.

19.09.2019 - 15:11 [ theSun.co.uk ]

Boris Johnson is given just 11 DAYS to spell out his Brexit plan or face No Deal as Macron sets ultimatum for end of month

EMMANUEL Macron today set Boris Johnson an 11-day deadline to table his Brexit plan – as Jean-Claude Juncker warned him time is running out to strike a deal.

The French president set a new ultimatum of September 30 after talks with Finland’s leader.

26.08.2019 - 16:17 [ LA Times ]

Trump claims serious trade negotiations with China to begin

Trump said his trade negotiators had received two “very good calls” from China on Sunday, hours after Trump waffled on whether he regretted the one-upmanship on tariffs Friday. Trump at first seemed to express regret over the escalating trade war, but the White House later said Trump’s only regret was that he didn’t impose even higher tariffs on China.