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The 'queer aesthetic' is deeper than rainbow merch

Mashable is celebrating Pride Month by exploring the modern LGBTQ world, from the people who make up the community to the spaces where they congregate, both online and off. As well-intentioned as Pride merchandise may be, mullets and cuffed pants capture the…

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6:30am PDT - June 13th, 2021

EU countries meet to tussle over gas project funding - Reuters

European Union energy ministers meet in Luxembourg on Friday to debate prolonging EU support for some cross-border natural gas projects, despite the European Commission saying such funding should end to meet climate change goals.

flag day - Reuters
12:54am PDT - June 11th, 2021

Ashli Babbitt: Family of woman shot in US Capitol riot demands police files

Ashli Babbitt's husband tries to obtain details into how she was killed in January's US Capitol breach.

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5:16am PDT - June 10th, 2021

China bank loans unexpectedly rise in May, but broader credit growth slows - Reuters

China's new bank loans unexpectedly rose in May from the previous month but broader credit growth continued to slow, as the central bank seeks to contain rising debt in the world's second-largest economy.

flag day - Reuters
3:18am PDT - June 10th, 2021

Joe Biden makes China TikTok spat less personal - Reuters

A U.S. crackdown on Chinese video app TikTok is no longer so much about TikTok. President Joe Biden on Wednesday revoked his predecessor’s order to bar the social network and messaging service WeChat. Instead of singling out specific businesses, national secu…

flag day - Reuters
1:11pm PDT - June 9th, 2021

Joe Biden makes China TikTok spat less personal - Reuters

A U.S. crackdown on Chinese video app TikTok is no longer so much about TikTok. President Joe Biden on Wednesday revoked his predecessor’s order to bar the social network and messaging service WeChat. Instead of singling out specific businesses, national secu…

flag day - Reuters
1:07pm PDT - June 9th, 2021

Gay couple in Wisconsin bypass flag rules with rainbow floodlights

The couple from Wisconsin were told to remove a Pride flag from their porch under new housing rules.

flag day - BBC News
8:52am PDT - June 9th, 2021

Dollar clings to recent bounce ahead of inflation, ECB - Reuters.com

The dollar clung on to its recent small gains on Wednesday as traders looked to upcoming U.S. inflation data and a European Central Bank (ECB) meeting to gauge the pace of global recovery and policymakers' thinking about paring back stimulus.

flag day - Reuters
1:24am PDT - June 9th, 2021

Trucks VC launches two new funds for early and late-stage transportation startups

Trucks Venture Capital, a fund that focuses on early-stage entrepreneurs in transportation, is launching two new funds that it says will help build the future of transportation. Its new core fund, Trucks Venture Fund 2 (TVF2), was raised over the last year an…

flag day - TechCrunch
2:44pm PDT - June 8th, 2021

Jerusalem march through Muslim Quarter to go ahead

The original march was cancelled over fears of further conflict between Israel and Gaza.

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2:02pm PDT - June 8th, 2021

Israel to permit right-wing march through Jerusalem's Old City - Reuters

Israeli officials said on Tuesday that they will allow a far-right march through Jerusalem's Old City to go ahead, a day after scrapping the event over fears it would rekindle fighting between Israel and Palestinian militants in Gaza.

flag day - Reuters
11:55am PDT - June 8th, 2021

Olympics-Medvedev and Kudermetova to lead Russian tennis in Tokyo - Reuters

Men's world No. 2 Daniil Medvedev and Veronika Kudermetova, the highest-ranked Russian woman, will lead their tennis teams at the Tokyo Olympics, a Russian sports official said on Tuesday.

flag day - Reuters
6:24am PDT - June 8th, 2021

Medvedev and Kudermetova to lead Russian tennis in Tokyo - Reuters

Men's world No. 2 Daniil Medvedev and Veronika Kudermetova, the highest-ranked Russian woman, will lead their tennis teams at the Tokyo Olympics, a Russian sports official said on Tuesday.

flag day - Reuters
6:20am PDT - June 8th, 2021

Moscow reins in speeding electric scooters as accidents grow - Reuters

Authorities in Moscow are imposing speed limits for electric scooters that whiz across the city, often on pavements, as calls for action grow following a string of accidents.

flag day - Reuters
4:23am PDT - June 8th, 2021

China's legislature to examine anti-foreign sanction draft law - state TV - Reuters

China's legislature is to examine a draft law on opposing foreign sanctions, Chinese state television reported on Monday.

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5:03am PDT - June 7th, 2021

UPDATE 1-Motor racing-Perez wins Azerbaijan GP after Verstappen crashes - Reuters

Mexican Sergio Perez won a dramatic Azerbaijan Grand Prix for Red Bull on Sunday after a tyre blowout denied championship-leading team mate Max Verstappen certain victory and Lewis Hamilton failed to score.

flag day - Reuters
8:29am PDT - June 6th, 2021

Student denied diploma after wearing Mexican flag over graduation gown

A North Carolina high school student was reportedly denied his diploma for wearing a Mexican flag over his graduation gown.

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7:07pm PDT - June 5th, 2021

Pentagon not to allow pride flags to be flown on installations - Reuters

The Pentagon said on Friday that it would not make an exception to allow U.S. military installations to fly rainbow pride flags in June, keeping a policy set by former President Donald Trump that limited the type of flags that could be flown on bases.

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2:28pm PDT - June 4th, 2021

Pentagon not to allow pride flags to be flown on installations - Reuters

Pentagon not to allow pride flags to be flown on installations  Reuters

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2:25pm PDT - June 4th, 2021

Pentagon not to allow pride flags to be flown on installations - Reuters

The Pentagon said on Friday that it would not make an exception to allow U.S. military installations to fly rainbow pride flags in June, keeping a policy set by former President Donald Trump that limited the type of flags that could be flown on bases.

flag day - Reuters
1:36pm PDT - June 4th, 2021

Groundhog Day for Garuda's creditors - Reuters

One year ago, creditors of Garuda Indonesia (GIAA.JK) gave the national carrier approval for a three-year extension on a $500 million sukuk, or Islamic bond. Now the airline has deferred those payments and is asking for a wider standstill . A government offic…

flag day - Reuters
11:47pm PDT - June 3rd, 2021

Japan activists want to make a withdrawal - Reuters

Activists are back in Japan and they’re zeroing in on hoarded reserves as the country’s annual general meeting season kicks off. Last year, they went easy, dropping many demands as companies battled the pandemic. But of the 17 campaigns counted so far by anal…

flag day - Reuters
8:31pm PDT - June 3rd, 2021

Cannes readies glitzy return with lockdown films in the mix - Reuters

Sean Penn and Wes Anderson will be among heavy hitters vying for the Cannes Film Festival's top award in July, when the cinema showcase is hoping international stars will be able to mingle at parties on the French riviera again.

flag day - Reuters
9:47am PDT - June 3rd, 2021

Kremlin dollar dump is economic inflatable hammer - Reuters

Moscow has blown an economic raspberry at Washington. Russia’s $186 billion National Wealth Fund is exiting greenback-denominated investments amounting to 35% of its total assets, according to Finance Minister Anton Siluanov . It’s also consistent with the Kr…

flag day - Reuters
8:43am PDT - June 3rd, 2021

Rent the Runway follows the trend - Reuters

Is it better to follow the trend or set it? When it comes to fashion company stocks, the latter seems to be the recent truism. Rent the Runway, an online clothing rental company, is interviewing banks for an initial public offering, according to Bloomberg. Th…

flag day - Reuters
8:14am PDT - June 3rd, 2021

RT @prangshudeb: Greetings to all on National Flag Adoption Day. The Tricolor represent Patriotism, Honor & reaffirms the belief in Liberty…

Hariom Tripathi (@Hariomyoua)
1:23am PDT - July 24th, 2021
Wonderful to arrive in #Alderney for the Tumaini Flag Day - after yesterday’s thunder and lightning, the weather is set fair today. Praise God! https://t.co/P9ESUVnxwA

Wonderful to arrive in #Alderney for the Tumaini Flag Day - after yesterday’s thunder and lightning, the weather is set fair today. Praise God! https://t.co/P9ESUVnxwA

Dr Susan Wilson (@DrSusanWilson)
1:22am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @pitaTofua: A proud day for all the strong women in Tonga and the Pacific. Great Job Malia Paseka and all the Tongan athletes proudly c…

EDINSON P E (@manjarcajacho)
1:21am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @GodofKrypton: @Grinch21188235 Each time zone did like maybe a week, then memorial day hit and Americans decided that mediocre cookouts…

Crypto₿iddy (@BiddyCrypto)
1:21am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @RONBupdates: Big Day: Tokyo Olympics is starting from today. Gaurika Singh & Alexander Gadegaard Shah will be carrying Nepali flag in o…

Muhammad Aasif Najami (@Aasif_Nepal_786)
1:21am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @prangshudeb: Greetings to all on National Flag Adoption Day. The Tricolor represent Patriotism, Honor & reaffirms the belief in Liberty…

दिलीप धनराज गुप्ता (@DilipDGupta33)
1:20am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @re_and_more: RE tip of the day: Apart from the BeingDebugged flag, the NtGlobalFlag field of the PEB structure can tell malware that it…

subZ3r0 (@MNariyadi)
1:20am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @pitaTofua: A proud day for all the strong women in Tonga and the Pacific. Great Job Malia Paseka and all the Tongan athletes proudly c…

(@FlowerssRoad)
1:19am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @bahujan95: History of the day :- July 22, 1947 is the day when Ashoka Chakra was engraved in the Indian National Flag by the efforts o…

Ajay (@AjY_offical)
1:18am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @prangshudeb: Greetings to all on National Flag Adoption Day. The Tricolor represent Patriotism, Honor & reaffirms the belief in Liberty…

Sharp12 (@Kanni_Hound)
1:18am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @pitaTofua: A proud day for all the strong women in Tonga and the Pacific. Great Job Malia Paseka and all the Tongan athletes proudly c…

ぐ ㌋ ふ ㌋ ぃ ㌋ ゑ (@goofloop)
1:17am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @pitaTofua: A proud day for all the strong women in Tonga and the Pacific. Great Job Malia Paseka and all the Tongan athletes proudly c…

Fann.YS (@Fanny84535767)
1:17am PDT - July 24th, 2021

RT @anujdhar: This day in 1947, the Tricolour was adopted as India's National Flag. But do you know that Mahatma Gandhi wanted a Union Jack…

Abhijeet Bharti (@AbhijeetBharti1)
8:59pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @NBpalletteOTD: Today's Non-Binary Colored Character of the day is DJ Cookie from Cookie Run: Ovenbreak! (+ their shirt is literally the…

(@YAESLVER)
8:58pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @pibchennai: Greetings on National Flag Adoption Day. The National Flag of India was adopted in its present form during the meeting of t…

J.M.YAMUNA (@JMYAMUNA1)
8:58pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @BjpBiplab: The Indian National Flag, designed by Pingali Venkayya, was first adopted by the Indian Constitution Assembly in a meeting o…

Goutam Joy Reang (@JoyGoutam)
8:58pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @vibhapandey: The Flag Adoption Day is marked to celebrate the adoption of the Tricolour on July 22, 1947, as India's national flag. J…

Ajay Bhiwani (@AjayRan36646528)
8:58pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @nsui: Greetings to all on National Flag Adoption Day. The Tricolor represent Patriotism, Honor & reaffirms the belief in Liberty, Justi…

Karmveer Singh (@KarmveerINC)
8:57pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @TilkaPaljk: Today is the biggest day of my life. I can not believe I am going to carry the Zambian flag at the biggest and the most pre…

Mukaya J. Mukanga (@MukayaJM)
8:55pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @NBpalletteOTD: Today's Non-Binary Colored Character of the day is DJ Cookie from Cookie Run: Ovenbreak! (+ their shirt is literally the…

(@coyote_antidote)
8:55pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @NBpalletteOTD: Today's Non-Binary Colored Character of the day is DJ Cookie from Cookie Run: Ovenbreak! (+ their shirt is literally the…

Lance the bun (@Sweetie_Alphys)
8:54pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @SudipRoyBarman1: The Indian flag symbol of Freedom,National Pride and History. Greetings on National Flag Adoption Day.

Sushanta Saha (@Sushant17865344)
8:51pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @BjpBiplab: The Indian National Flag, designed by Pingali Venkayya, was first adopted by the Indian Constitution Assembly in a meeting o…

PARTHA SARATHI DEY (@PARTHAS40441650)
8:51pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @kishanreddybjp: On this day in 1947, the Indian National Flag, which inspires the highest order of patriotism & selfless service toward…

Sagar Kumar swaraj (@SagarKumarSFC1)
8:50pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @jcaontario: Jamaica's 59th Independence Day is almost here!! We will have a Virtual Flag Raising Ceremony on Sunday August 1, 2021 at 1…

JCA President (@jca_president)
8:48pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021
RT @KenAshcorp: I want to invite her on a day at the range. 
And yes, I want to “flag the range” with her ;3c https://t.co/26XrcSan8d

RT @KenAshcorp: I want to invite her on a day at the range. And yes, I want to “flag the range” with her ;3c https://t.co/26XrcSan8d

Talon(nademonkey) (@nademonkey1100)
8:48pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @SobhandebChatt1: On this day in 1947,the National Flag of India was Adopted. #NationalFlagAdoptionDay #JaiHind #JaiBangla https://t.co/…

Prosenjit Biswas (@Prosenj16479412)
8:47pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @JPNadda: Today marks the day when our National Flag was adopted. A day that deserves the utmost significance as our flag is the epitome…

LEFT ka Dadua (@dadua_for_left)
8:46pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @NBpalletteOTD: Today's Non-Binary Colored Character of the day is DJ Cookie from Cookie Run: Ovenbreak! (+ their shirt is literally the…

Ashe, y’know? (@jack0fallspade7)
8:45pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @Spicy_Heathen: @TeamPelosi @SpeakerPelosi How do I get a signed copy of this picture? I want to make it my Christmas card picture. Also…

wendy dorian (@wendy_dorian)
8:44pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @MeanwhileinCana: New episode of Family Guy had Trump & Peter in a brawl ending with them falling from the Washington Monument. PM @Jus

Nahlah Elsobky (@NahlahElsobky)
8:44pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @JPNadda: Today marks the day when our National Flag was adopted. A day that deserves the utmost significance as our flag is the epitome…

धनसुख शर्मा (@amitsharma0730)
8:44pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @MPNaveenJindal: Good morning friends. Greetings on the National Flag Adoption day. On 22 July 1947, the Constituent Assembly adopted…

Sanjiv (@muH_htaS)
8:44pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @MinOfCultureGoI: Greetings on National Flag Adoption Day. The National Flag of India was adopted in its present form during the meeting…

Indian Cultural Network (ICN), Kuwait (@indian_icn)
8:44pm PDT - July 22nd, 2021

RT @JGrunsell: So envious of Joerg Arnu (proprietor of https://t.co/WKl8ARSlW8) being able to capture a couple of F117’s participating in R…

Hiroshi.N ®︎ONE PHOTO (@cn_hiroshi)
4:43pm PDT - July 21st, 2021

I did an online car insurance quote with Allstate and they keep calling me. I don't answer and they still call me 2x a day. I think this is an unhealthy red flag.

G. (@xGxSx)
4:42pm PDT - July 21st, 2021
Don’t say, Happy Memorial Day, but Yes, Happy 4th of July: https://t.co/h7l0vJENJK

Get USA…American Flag for the 4th of July and Celebrate our country’s birth… https://t.co/jEBA1nHkdf https://t.co/VEwUzaC299

Don’t say, Happy Memorial Day, but Yes, Happy 4th of July: https://t.co/h7l0vJENJK Get USA…American Flag for the 4th of July and Celebrate our country’s birth… https://t.co/jEBA1nHkdf https://t.co/VEwUzaC299

Roy L. Murry (@roylmurry425)
4:41pm PDT - July 21st, 2021

RT @JGrunsell: So envious of Joerg Arnu (proprietor of https://t.co/WKl8ARSlW8) being able to capture a couple of F117’s participating in R…

Miguel Peracho (@sprmgltcdnv)
4:40pm PDT - July 21st, 2021

RT @JGrunsell: So envious of Joerg Arnu (proprietor of https://t.co/WKl8ARSlW8) being able to capture a couple of F117’s participating in R…

きのこ (@apfelkinoko)
4:37pm PDT - July 21st, 2021

RT @JGrunsell: So envious of Joerg Arnu (proprietor of https://t.co/WKl8ARSlW8) being able to capture a couple of F117’s participating in R…

ハチハチ (@STR727)
4:37pm PDT - July 21st, 2021