Point Blank: Egypt, Russia and UAE sent arms to Libya’s Haftar | Libya News

An Al Jazeera Arabic investigation has uncovered Egyptian, Russian and UAE arms support to Libya‘s renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar. The commander has – since April 4 – waged a months-long offensive against the UN-recognised, Tripoli-based Government of National Accord (GNA). The Point Blank investigative programme incorporated exclusive documents and interviews with GNA leaders who spoke …

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Convoy raises $400 million to expand its on-demand trucking platform – TechCrunch

Convoy, the digital freight network that connects truckers with shippers, has raised $400 million in a Series D funding round as it aims to scale its business amid an increasingly competitive market. The funding round brings Convoy’s post-money valuation to $2.75 billion. The round was co-led by Generation Investment Management and previous Convoy investor T. …

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U.S. Navy fast-attack submarine USS Jefferson City departs Pearl Harbor – Defence Blog

The Los Angeles-class fast-attack submarine USS Jefferson City (SSN 759) departs Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard after completing an engineered overahul to prolong the life of the submarine, according to a statement issued Monday by Commander Submarine Forces Pacific. “During the shipyard period, shipyard employees and the crew performed multiple repairs, conducted preventative maintenance, and installed …

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U.S. Army conducts large-scale air assault training exercise – Defence Blog

U.S. Army 25th Combat Aviation Brigade completed the large-scale air assault training exercise, according to a recent service news release. Air assault is the movement of ground-based military forces by vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft—such as the helicopter—to seize and hold key terrain which has not been fully secured, and to directly engage enemy …

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Lebanon slides deeper into chaos, no sign of new government

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Main roads across Lebanon were closed on Wednesday in fresh protests after President Michel Aoun angered demonstrators by urging them to end their revolt against corruption among the country’s ruling elite. A demonstrator walks past a closed road by burning tires during ongoing anti-government protests, in Khaldeh, Lebanon November 13, 2019. REUTERS/Alaa …

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Rylan raises £845,000 with 24-hour Children In Need karaoke feat

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionRylan’s karaoke challenge: The best bits Rylan Clark-Neal has raised more than £845,000 for Children In Need by singing non-stop karaoke for 24 hours. The presenter sang 231 songs, assisted by more than 90 celebrity guests, including Rick Astley, Nicole Scherzinger and Craig David. He ate spoonfuls …

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General election 2019: Kate Griffiths selected as Tory candidate

Image caption Kate Griffiths was selected to represent Burton and Uttoxeter on Thursday The wife of a former Conservative MP, who sent sexual messages to two female constituents, has been selected as the candidate for his seat. Andrew Griffiths, 49, announced he was standing down from frontline politics, would not seek his party’s nomination, and …

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U.S. Navy completes conversion former attack submarine into training ship – Defence Blog

The U.S. Navy announced that Norfolk Naval Shipyard successfully completed the conversion of USS La Jolla (SSN 701) into a nuclear power moored training ship. La Jolla is the first of two next-generation training ships converted at NNSY to become land-based platforms for training nuclear Sailors at the Nuclear Power Training Unit (NPTU) in Charleston, …

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Maharashtra election: Maharashtra Cong leaders meet Uddhav to discuss CMP

Mumbai: Congress leaders from Maharashtra met Shiv Sena president Uddhav Thackeray on Wednesday to discuss the modalities of a ‘common minimum programme’ (CMP) for a possible alliance to form government in the state. Maharashtra Congress president Balasaheb Thorat, former state chief minister Ashok Chavan and senior party leader Manikrao Thakare held talks with Thackeray at …

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U.S. Navy to return USS Harry S. Truman back to sea after completing repairs – Defence Blog

The U.S. Navy has announced repairs to the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Harry S. Truman (CVN 75) are complete and added that all efforts are being made to return the carrier and air wing to sea to conduct operations. In August, the Navy announced an emergent maintenance requirement for an electrical issue aboard Truman, according …

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Infusing Technology in the K-5 Classroom: A Guide to Meeting Today’s Academic Standards

Valerie Morrison has 14 years of experience as a technology director, integration specialist and technology coach. A regular conference presenter, Morrison also teaches education courses at the college level. Stephanie Novak, a 27-year educator turned instructional coach, helps teachers in grades K-5 understand how to blend the standards into a rigorous curriculum. Tim Vanderwerff is …

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U.S. Air Force’s new HH-60W combat rescue helicopter arrives at Eglin – Defence Blog

The U.S. Air Force has announced that its newest combat rescue helicopter arrived at Eglin Air Force Base to begin developmental testing. The HH-60W Combat Rescue helicopter touched down at Duke Field, its new home with the 413th Flight Test Squadron. A second HH-60 delivery arrived the following day. The five-hour flight from the Sikorsky Developmental …

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Huntington Ingalls begins fabrication of newest 4,500-ton national security cutter – Defence Blog

The Navy’s largest shipbuilder, Huntington Ingalls, officially started fabrication of the U.S. Coast Guard’s newest 4,500-ton national security cutter. Huntington Ingalls Industries’ Ingalls Shipbuilding division marked the start of fabrication of the future Calhoun (WMSL 759). The start of fabrication signifies that the first 100 tons of steel have been cut. Known as the Legend-class, national security cutters …

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U.S. Army awards contract to BAE Systems for advanced radar jamming technology – Defence Blog

BAE Systems, Britain’s biggest defense company, announced that it was awarded research and development funding through the U.S. Army to create an advanced radar jamming technology. According to a statement issued Monday by leading British defense firm, the technology aims to improve air survivability and mission effectiveness for U.S. Army rotary-wing aircraft and unmanned aerial …

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U.S. Army successful complete test of AH-64E Apache modernized radar – Defence Blog

The U.S. Army completed the AH-64E Apache Follow-On Test and Evaluation II (FOT&E II) for the AN/APG-78 LONGBOW Fire Control Radar (FCR). The LONGBOW system is manufactured by a Joint Venture of Lockheed Martin and Northrop Grumman. The system is short-range, multimode surveillance and fire-control radar and target acquisition system. According to a recent Northrop …

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Before Mark Zuckerberg Tried To Kill TikTok, He Wanted To Own It

Ben Kothe / BuzzFeed News By the summer of 2016, Facebook was aggressively courting the world’s most populous country. Having largely saturated most of the developed world, the social network turned its attention to China, which banned Facebook in 2009, cutting it off from more than 700 million internet users. So like any shrewd businessperson, …

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Flying Dragons Paper Airplane Kit: 48 Paper Airplanes, 64 Page Instruction Book, 12 Original Designs, YouTube Video Tutorials

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Mark Mobius says Moody’s downgrade of India’s outlook was ‘erroneous’

Mark Mobius, executive chairman of Templeton Emerging Markets Group, speaks during the Skybridge Alternatives (SALT) conference in Las Vegas, Nevada, U.S., on Wednesday, May 17, 2017. Paul Morris | Bloomberg via Getty Images Moody’s decision to downgrade India’s ratings outlook was “erroneous,” veteran emerging markets investor Mark Mobius said on Wednesday. Mobius, who has long been …

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Bode Miller Welcomes Twin Boys With Wife Morgan During Home Delivery – Hollywood Life

Bode Miller took over midwife duties to deliver his ‘speed racer boys’ into the world on Nov. 8! The former Olympic skier and his wife, Morgan, revealed the big news to Instagram fans five days later, along with photos from the unique birthing experience. Bode Miller, 42, had “no words” to describe the moment he …

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Kevin Hart Says He’s a ‘Different Version of Myself’

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Insecure Star Jay Ellis and Model Nina Senicar Welcome First Child

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Mozilla, Intel, Red Hat, and Fastly announce the launch of Bytecode Alliance, which aims to take WebAssembly and other related open standards beyond the browser (Frederic Lardinois/TechCrunch)

Frederic Lardinois / TechCrunch: Mozilla, Intel, Red Hat, and Fastly announce the launch of Bytecode Alliance, which aims to take WebAssembly and other related open standards beyond the browser  —  Mozilla, Intel, Red Hat and Fast today announced the launch of the Bytecode Alliance, a new open-source group that focuses on … Source link

Lula’s return to political fray set to deepen Brazil’s divisions

Less than a day after Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva was released from prison last week, the former Brazilian leader gathered supporters for a fiery stump speech in which he vowed to save the country from “ultra-right” president Jair Bolsonaro. It was a message rapturously received by the thousands of assembled devotees. But fears are growing …

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World Energy Report, Impeachment Hearings, Turkey: Your Wednesday Briefing

(Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good morning. We’re covering global trends shaping our climate future, the first public impeachment hearings in the U.S., and the sons-in-law who play key roles connecting Ankara and Washington. Global clean energy is growing. So is fossil fuel demand. Wind turbines, solar panels and electric …

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Trump regime detained and traumatized 70,000 immigrant children in 2019

A young migrant girl sits on the floor as her father, recently released from federal detention with other Central American asylum seekers, gets a bus ticket at a bus depot on June 11, 2019, in McAllen, Texas. Eoin Higgins at Common Dreams writes—Causing ‘Profound’ Trauma, Trump Administration Detained Recording-Breaking 70,000 Children in 2019.  The U.S. …

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‘Empire’ Proudly ‘Denounces’ Church and ‘Christian Values’

Fox’s Empire seems to really dislike religious pro-life people. Sure, plenty of shows have introduced an abortion plot recently, but Empire is the only show to continue this plot for multiple episodes. In fact, this may be the season’s worst take since it seems to revel in “denouncing the church.” The November 12 episode “Heart …

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Psychology Pathways: How Psychology Majors Get Into Graduate School and Launch Careers

Joel Hughes is a professor at Kent State University, where he teaches and conducts research in clinical health psychology. Hopelessly naïve when he first graduated from college, Joel did not get into graduate school right away. He found a job with “only” a bachelor’s degree in psychology. Eventually, he prevailed, learning from both success and …

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Rep. Luria, a veteran, scorches Trump in video, doesn’t want ‘our Constitution to be trampled on’

U.S. Rep. Elaine Luria, a first-term Democrat from Virginia, just released a campaign and fundraising video that eviscerates Donald Trump. The video, which is going viral on Twitter, refers to her decades of military service in the Navy and the promise she and other service members make to honor the Constitution. On Veterans Day, this message …

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Justin Bieber & Hailey Baldwin Have Lunch Date After Selena Kisses Pal – Hollywood Life

Casual doesn’t need to be lazy, which Justin Bieber and Hailey demonstrated with their comfy yet cool outfits for a low-key lunch on Nov. 12. Just the night prior Justin’s ex, Selena Gomez, rocked Twitter by giving Julia Michaels an on-stage kiss! So, we’re still recovering from the pleasant surprise of watching Selena Gomez, 27, …

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‘It Locks in Our Destiny’; Matthews, Friends Give Cheesy Pep Talks on Impeachment Eve

‘Twas the night before the impeachment hearings, when all through the newsrooms, all the creatures were stirring, even the mice; The guests were properly made up and full of notebooks with care, in hopes that Adam Schiff would soon be there…… Yes, it was quite the feeling of gleeful anticipation on Tuesday’s Hardball on the …

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Public Impeachment Hearings Will Show In Full View That Trump Betrayed America

The impeachment process is going to reach a new phase on Wednesday when the public hearings begin, and Rachel Maddow said they will show the broader American public that Donald Trump clearly betrayed the country. Maddow pointed out that the first two witnesses – top Ukraine diplomat Bill Taylor and deputy assistant secretary of state …

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Jeanine Anez declares herself Bolivia interim president | Bolivia News

Jeanine Anez, the head of Bolivia’s Senate, declared herself interim president of Bolivia in Congress on Tuesday despite a lack of a quorum to appoint her in a legislative session that was boycotted by legislators from former President Evo Morales‘ left-wing party. “Before the definitive absence of the president and vice president … as the …

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Ex-HBO chief Richard Plepler, Apple TV+ near production deal

Richard Plepler, HBO’s longtime chairman and chief executive, is in advanced talks to sign an exclusive production deal with Apple’s new streaming service, Apple TV+, according to reports. Under the agreement, Plepler’s new media company, RLP & Co., will create original content for Apple TV+, The Wall Street Journal said, citing anonymous sources. A deal …

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John Legend Cutest Family Videos

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Trump’s Impeachment Hell Continues As The House Schedules 8 More Public Hearings

Donald Trump’s impeachment hell will kick into high gear starting on Wednesday as public hearings begin in the House. But even before the damning testimony starts tomorrow, the House Intelligence Committee has announced eight more witnesses who plan to testify next week. As MSNBC’s Chris Matthews reported on Tuesday night, among the eight witnesses who …

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Hong Kong readies for more chaos as violence spreads citywide

HONG KONG (Reuters) – Hong Kong prepared for more clashes on Wednesday as anti-government protesters planned to paralyse parts of the Asian financial hub for a third day, with transport, schools and many businesses closing after violence escalated across the city. Anti-government protesters react during a standoff with riot police at the Chinese University of …

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Government may raze old bungalows to redevelop Lutyens’ Delhi

New Delhi: The bungalows of ministers, top officers of armed forces, seniormost judges and government officials could be demolished to make way for energy-and-space efficient modern houses. As the Centre takes up the ambitious project of redeveloping the Central Vista and constructing a new Parliament, it is planning to raze old bungalows of Lutyens’ Delhi. …

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President Trump Will Meet With the Vaping Industry Ahead of Potential Bans

Happy Tuesday, readers. The Trump administration has been cracking down on vaping in the past year—or at least proposing some pretty serious restrictions on e-cigarette use and marketing. Those efforts include a proposed ban on flavored e-cig pods—part of a broader blowback against vaping given the recent public health horrors linked with some vaping products …

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Impeachment polling notably well in onetime GOP strongholds Georgia and Texas

As Democrats increasingly eye Texas and Georgia as potential swing states in the making, recent polling from both states has revealed an electorate surprisingly open to the impeachment inquiry against Donald Trump. In Georgia, 54% of registered voters support the inquiry, while 44% oppose it, according to the latest Atlanta Journal-Constitution poll. And when it …

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Chinese EV startup Xpeng Motors raises $400 million, takes on Xiaomi as strategic investor – TechCrunch

Xpeng Motors, the Chinese electric vehicle startup backed by Alibaba and Foxconn, has raised a fresh injection of $400 million in capital and has taken on Xiaomi as a strategic investor, the company announced. The Series C includes an unidentified group of strategic and institutional investors. XPeng Motors Chairman and CEO He Xiaopeng, who also …

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Mexico, a Haven for Leftists in Exile, Provides Evo Morales with a Landing Spot

MEXICO CITY — When Evo Morales stepped off a Mexican government plane on Tuesday and into exile on Mexican soil, he followed a well-trod path. During the past century and a half, Mexico has been a haven for those on the left who have sought asylum — Spanish leftists, American socialists and Communists from Europe …

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‘Jeopardy!’ champs James Holzhauer, Emma Boettcher will face off again

It’s the “Jeopardy!” rematch fans have been begging for. After his victory in the Tournament of Champions semifinal Wednesday night, James Holzhauer — who won 32 games in a row this summer — will face Emma Boettcher on Thursday and Friday in a two-part final. Boettcher bested the seemingly unstoppable Holzhauer — a 35-year-old professional …

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Le Mans ’66: Christian Bale and Matt Damon reveal truth behind Hollywood auditions

Christian Bale and Matt Damon have teamed up for the first time in their latest movie – but the men reveal how they often go head-to-head for Hollywood roles. In Le Mans ’66, the pair star as British racing driver Ken Miles and American car designer Carroll Shelby, who work with Ford Motor Company to …

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How Schools Are Using The Trump Impeachment Inquiry As A Teachable Moment | MindShift

So she and other teachers walk their students through the complicated, two-step process, starting with articles of impeachment, which must secure a simple majority in the House of Representatives to pass. The next step — the one that could actually remove an official from office — is a trial in the Senate. Anton Schulzki is …

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Huya +3.1% on Q3 beat, heavy revenue growth – HUYA Inc. (NYSE:HUYA)

Game streaming platform Huya (NYSE:HUYA) is up 3.1% postmarket after topping consensus expectations with its Q3 earnings report. Net revenues rose by 77.4% to 2.265B yuan (about $316.9M) as gains in advertising added to the company’s core streaming revenues. And gross profit more than doubled, to 406.3M yuan (about $56.8M). Gross margin rose to 17.9% …

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Telemundo’s Exclusive Latino Voter Poll: Anything but Breaking News

Telemundo News conducted, as did rival Univision, an “exclusive” poll of Latino voters with the 2020 general election less than a year away. The network engaged in advocating for their favorite Democrat 2020 presidential hopefuls and concluding that “most Hispanics will vote to drive Trump out of the White House”, per Telemundo.com’s report on the …

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Student poverty: French march in protest after suicide bid

Image copyright AFP Image caption Protesters gathered at the Lyon university attended by the student Students have marched through cities across France to show solidarity with a student who attempted suicide on Friday. The 22-year-old man set himself on fire after saying he faced severe financial difficulties, which he blamed on politicians and the European …

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For Fantasy Author N. K. Jemisin, World-Building Is a Lesson in Oppression

The worlds of the fantasy writer N. K. Jemisin are as imaginative as they are intimate. In her Inheritance trilogy, the gods are real and walk the streets. Her Hugo Award-winning Broken Earth books feature a supercontinent called the Stillness that is anything but—the very land is a geologic time bomb, ravaged by earthquakes and …

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