Dolphins in Lisbon river show benefits of protecting nature

Delegates attending a U.N. conference in Lisbon next week might take inspiration for their efforts to protect the oceans by looking out of the venue’s windows at Portugal’s longest river, where frolicking dolphins nowadays delight locals and tourists. The number of dolphins swimming from the Atlantic into the mouth of the River Tagus at Lisbon… Continue reading Dolphins in Lisbon river show benefits of protecting nature

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French energy giants: Reduce fuel and electricity use now

Leaders of French energy giants are urging the French public to immediately reduce consumption of fuel, oil, electricity and gas amid shortages and soaring prices due to Russia’s supply cuts to Europe and the ongoing war in Ukraine

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Russia strikes Kyiv as troops consolidate gains in the east

Russia attacked the Ukrainian capital Sunday, hitting at least two residential buildings, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko said. He said “it is maybe a symbolic attack” ahead of this week’s NATO summit. (Image credit: Nariman El-Mofty/AP)

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Russia attacks Ukrainian capital Kyiv for 1st time in weeks

Russia attacked the Ukrainian capital in the early hours of Sunday morning, striking at least two residential buildings, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko said, as elsewhere Russian troops consolidated their gains in the east.

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Biden: G-7 to Ban Russian Gold in Response to Ukraine War

President Joe Biden said Sunday that the United States and other Group of Seven leading economies will ban imports of gold from Russia, the latest in a series of sanctions that the club of democracies hopes will further isolate Russia economically over its invasion of Ukraine. A formal announcement was expected Tuesday as the leaders… Continue reading Biden: G-7 to Ban Russian Gold in Response to Ukraine War

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International Day Against Drug Abuse 2022: All About It

Drug abuse remains one of the biggest threats to health and the society in general. It’s one of the major issues that the world is strugglingwith and which needs to be completely eliminated from the…

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Syrian and Russian paratroopers conduct joint drill

Syrian state media is reporting that hundreds of Syrian paratroopers took part in a joint drill with their Russian counterparts in the war-torn country in the second joint maneuver this month

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17 Found Dead In South African Nightclub

At least 17 people were found dead at a nightclub in a township in South Africa’s southern city of East London on Sunday, police said.

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G-7 Nations to Announce Import Ban on Russian Gold as Moscow Sanctions Widen

As the leaders met in Munich, Germany, for the latest G-7 summit, U.S. President Joe Biden took to Twitter to confirm earlier reports of an imminent ban.“Together, the G7 will announce that we will ban the import of Russian gold, a major export that rakes in tens of billions of dollars for Russia,” he said.… Continue reading G-7 Nations to Announce Import Ban on Russian Gold as Moscow Sanctions Widen

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First Person: The Barbadian entrepreneur turning sargassum into money

Sargassum seaweed has blighted many of the beaches on Barbados for several years. Joshua Forte, a local entrepreneur, is convinced that it can be turned into a valuable commodity, and turned into highly effective, organic compost. Read the full story, “First Person: The Barbadian entrepreneur turning sargassum into money”, on globalissues.org →

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First Person: The Barbadian entrepreneur turning sargassum into money

Sargassum seaweed has been blighting many of the beaches on Barbados for several years. Joshua Forte, a local entrepreneur, is convinced that it can be turned into a valuable commodity, and turned into highly effective, organic compost. Read the full story, “First Person: The Barbadian entrepreneur turning sargassum into money”, on globalissues.org →

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US, 3 Other G7 Nations To Ban Russian Gold Exports

Four G7 powers will ban Russian gold exports in a new bid to stop oligarchs from buying the precious metal to avoid the impact of sanctions against Moscow, Britain said Sunday.

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Survivors recount Mali’s deadliest attack since coup

Survivors have described how more than 100 people were killed in Mali in an attack by a Jihadi group just as villagers in central region were beginning to enjoy a peace deal signed last year in the West African country

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4-year-old boy dead, 3 children critically injured in West Humboldt Park basement blaze

Fire officials work the scene where a boy died and three children were critically injured in a fire June 26, 2022 on the Northwest Side. Tyler Pasciak LaRiviere A 4-year-old boy died three other children critically injured in a basement fire in West Humboldt Park on the Northwest Side, according to Chicago fire and police… Continue reading 4-year-old boy dead, 3 children critically injured in West Humboldt Park basement blaze

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Latest news bulletin | June 26th – Morning

Catch up with the most important stories from around Europe and beyond – latest news, breaking news, World, Business, Entertainment, Politics, Culture, Travel.

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Inmates from L.A. County accused of killing fellow prisoner at Kern Valley

Two men sentenced out of Los Angeles County and incarcerated in Kern Valley State Prison are accused of killing another inmate in the prison earlier this week. According to the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, Esteban Ceja, 29, and Adrian Gurrola, 31, are believed to have attacked another inmate in a common room with… Continue reading Inmates from L.A. County accused of killing fellow prisoner at Kern Valley

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What is ‘California sober’ — and does it actually work?

Californians do a lot of things differently from other Americans, so why not sobriety? The concept of “California sober” — or “Cali sober” if you want to make that a thing — takes a swing at that idea. Its adherents generally abstain from alcohol and “hard” drugs but still smoke cannabis. Some proponents, like the… Continue reading What is ‘California sober’ — and does it actually work?

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LAPD arrest man accused of attacking officer with torch during abortion rights protests

A man who allegedly attacked a police officer with a “makeshift flamethrower” during Friday night’s abortion rights demonstration in downtown Los Angeles has been arrested and is facing possible charges for attempted murder. The Los Angeles Police Department said 30-year-old Michael Ortiz attacked an officer with a torch, sending the officer to the hospital with… Continue reading LAPD arrest man accused of attacking officer with torch during abortion rights protests

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Horoscope for Sunday, June 26, 2022

Moon Alert There are no restrictions to shopping or important decisions. The moon is in Gemini. Aries (March 21-April 19) Enjoy talking to neighbors, relatives, siblings and daily contacts because this is an upbeat, friendly day! It’s the perfect day for a short trip. It’s a great day to network with others. Writers, actors and… Continue reading Horoscope for Sunday, June 26, 2022

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