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Syrian leader Bashar Assad: Donald Trump is the ‘best U.S. President’

The Syrian leader, who allegedly committed war crimes against his own people to suppress public demands and win a bloody civil war, seemed to approve of Trump’s honesty.

it - The Jerusalem Post
12:43am PDT - November 1st, 2019

Explosive new wildfire drives thousands from homes near Los Angeles

While strong Santa Ana winds ebbed, dry, windy conditions fueled another wildfire near Los Angeles on Thursday night, leading to evacuation orders for 7,500 people.

it - NBC News
10:31pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

State of emergency: Norman Ornstein on Trump's border wall

Norman Ornstein, a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, D.C., and a contributing editor for the Atlantic, says that if President Donald Trump can succeed with his voluntary state of emergency created to take funds for his borde…

it - CBS News
10:27pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Crowd fund plan to expand bank of mum and dad with superannuation

DomaCom Australia is claiming a breakthrough with the launch of a product that will allow parents to leverage their self-managed super to buy property that can be tenanted by their children - without breaking the law.

it - Australian Financial Review
10:27pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

A sign of the times

On Islington Road in Newton, Mass., lives two-year-old Samantha Savitz, who is deaf, but boy, does she love to talk to anyone who knows sign language. And if someone doesn't, that makes Sam just a little sad. Which led her neighbors to undertake what can only…

it - CBS News
10:27pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

An artist with cerebral palsy

With the help of facilitators, the Matheny Arts Access Program aids artists, like Ellen Kane, who live with neurological disorders that affect muscular dexterity, by bringing their artwork to life – and to the walls of Sotheby's auction house. Tom Hanson repo…

it - CBS News
10:27pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

George Washington and his first love, Mary Philipse

The familiar portrait of the father of our country is of the model of virtue and resolve who could not tell a lie. But the author and WCBS-TV anchor Mary Calvi says her research uncovered details about the first love of George Washington's life, the heiress M…

it - CBS News
10:26pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Oscars 2019: David Edelstein's Academy Award predictions

Who will take home the gold tonight at this year's Academy Awards ceremony? Our film critic David Edelstein gives his picks.

it - CBS News
10:26pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Hummingbirds: Fight AND flight

The tiny birds have evolved to gather nectar from specific flower species, but some have also evolved serrated bills to better joust with their rivals. Videographer Judy Lehmberg captured several varieties, including the lesser violet-eared hummingbird, the v…

it - CBS News
10:26pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

China says won't tolerate national security threats in Hong Kong

China won't tolerate challenges to the bottom line of the "one country, two systems" formula that governs Hong Kong, separatism or threats to national security there, a senior Chinese official said on Friday after a meeting of the top leadership.

it - Reuters
10:21pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Government to ban boycotts against coal and 'traditional' industries

Prime Minister Scott Morrison argues that so-called secondary boycotts by environmental groups can have serious consequences for the Australian economy.

it - ABC News (AU)
10:14pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Running From the Heat, Olympic Marathon Moves 500 Miles North

An IOC decision to move the event to Sapporo from Tokyo prompted an angry response from the capital’s governor

it - The Wall Street Journal
10:10pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Maharashtra will have Shiv Sena chief minister: Sanjay Raut

India News: Maharashtra will have chief minister from the Shiv Sena, senior party leader Sanjay Raut said on Friday amid standoff with ally BJP over sharing the

it - Google News (India)
10:06pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Hong Kong bourse's head calls himself great believer in 'one country, two systems'

The chief executive of Hong Kong's stock exchange operator, Charles Li, said on Friday he fully supported the Chinese-ruled city's "one country, two systems" formula, after earlier saying the system had flaws.

it - Reuters
10:02pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

BT manager who quit over excessive hours unfairly dismissed

BT has been ordered to pay a manager almost $46,000 after Fair Work held the company did not do enough to curb his excessive hours.

it - Australian Financial Review
10:01pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

NHL goalies embracing switch to composite sticks

After years of resisting the trend, goalies are switching from wooden and foam-core sticks to composite models at a rapid rate.

it - NHL News
10:00pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Two men to stand trial for killing friend in woodchipper

Two men are committed to stand trial for the alleged murder of Sunshine Coast butcher Bruce Saunders, whose body went through a woodchipper on a rural Queensland property in November 2017.

it - ABC News (AU)
9:56pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

China says it won't tolerate challenges to Hong Kong's 'one country, two systems' status | CBC News

China will not tolerate anything that challenges the bottom line of the "one country, two systems" formula that governs Hong Kong, a senior China parliamentary official said on Friday.

it - CBC News
9:53pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Trump claim to Syrian oil raises many questions

WASHINGTON (AP) — By claiming a right to Syria's oil, President Donald Trump has added more complexity — as well as additional U.S. forces and time — to an American military mission he has twice...

it - Associated Press
9:51pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Tucker Carlson Delivers Super-Creepy Riff About Adam Schiff's 'Body Fluids'

The Fox News host goes off the deep end in a bizarre rant against the chairman of the House Intelligence Committee.

it - The Huffington Post
9:50pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Trump switches residence from New York to Florida

He said he had been "treated very badly" by local politicians - prompting one to reply: "Good riddance".

it - BBC News
9:49pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Democrats push candidates to fully commit to 2020 nominee

The Democratic National Committee is increasing pressure on its presidential candidates to commit to campaign actively for the party's nominee in 2020, going beyond a previous loyalty pledge for...

it - Associated Press
9:47pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Exclusive: Government officials around the globe targeted for hacking through WhatsApp - sources

Senior government officials in multiple U.S.-allied countries were targeted earlier this year with hacking software that used Facebook Inc's WhatsApp to take over users' phones, according to people familiar with the messaging company's investigation.

it - Reuters
9:39pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Trump says he wants to read Ukraine call transcript in televised 'fireside chat'

President Trump said Thursday he may read the transcript of his July 25 telephone conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky aloud to Americans in the style of the famous fireside chats delivered by President Franklin Roosevelt during the 1930s.

it - Fox News
9:38pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

Facebook’s future: Is social media giant’s days numbered?

Despite posting a massive profit, social media site Facebook looks to be dying

it - News.com.au
9:38pm PDT - October 31st, 2019

RT @KyleBrad3: I take it all back https://t.co/0OrZYx6yzP

Brann (@_just_chillen)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
How to Use Tech and the Web to Exploit Cannabis-Industry Margins https://t.co/BvRnVpnQfg #GrowthStrategies https://t.co/FYKxIgZH7O

How to Use Tech and the Web to Exploit Cannabis-Industry Margins https://t.co/BvRnVpnQfg #GrowthStrategies https://t.co/FYKxIgZH7O

Gregory Meriweather (@MeriAssociates)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @VLONESLORE: I accidentally dropped my debit card today in class and a guy picked it up and pretended to run with it lmao boy if you don…

Mariah Hernandez (@mhern681)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @jiminiethough: SOMEONE RAISED UP CHIMMY AND COOKY PLUSHIES WHILE SHAWN CAMILLA WON BEST COLLAB? WHO WAS IT OMG MY LUNHSHSJSMS https://t…

Marina (@mariiinaperezz)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Elcrucifixio: Tourism and leisure in Nigeria lately became less considered, but truth is that anywhere could be fun if you want to make…

Omaarh (@joanie__u)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Emenike: Former Fenerbahce star nearing Belgium move with Westerlo https://t.co/H4VPszOAiD #FOOTBALL https://t.co/UZHKnDh1dR

Emenike: Former Fenerbahce star nearing Belgium move with Westerlo https://t.co/H4VPszOAiD #FOOTBALL https://t.co/UZHKnDh1dR

Footy News Media ⚽️ (@FootyNewsMedia)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @SirWestonLaw: I cannot think of any worse an idea but please let it happen. https://t.co/jLqwBK1FRe

Marissa (@m_ramos19)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Experian makes strategic investment in location data company PlaceIQ https://t.co/DpPKYTGFWE https://t.co/BcLyYNmCAu

Experian makes strategic investment in location data company PlaceIQ https://t.co/DpPKYTGFWE https://t.co/BcLyYNmCAu

ueliton nico boco (@notileu1)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Can Emotional Exhaustion Cause You to Quit a Profitable Business? https://t.co/5VCyDbjhYJ https://t.co/Dau8EMGkOw

Can Emotional Exhaustion Cause You to Quit a Profitable Business? https://t.co/5VCyDbjhYJ https://t.co/Dau8EMGkOw

Valley Green Web Design (@valley_design)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @STaylorRayburn: Buddy of mine trying to vote for Bill Waller and the machine continued to default back to Tate Reeves. He is not the on…

cassey. (@caa_casss)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @jeremynewberger: @realDonaldTrump "Will it ever end?" is the sort of dopey thing a guy who skips the G7 Climate Change meeting will ask…

Liz (@childfreediva)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Kareena Kapoor Khan reveals why she watched Aashiqui eight times https://t.co/Mq19QHNtRZ https://t.co/TBskWR4Jvy

Kareena Kapoor Khan reveals why she watched Aashiqui eight times https://t.co/Mq19QHNtRZ https://t.co/TBskWR4Jvy

Rumi De (@rumide123)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
#asteroids #jaxa Japan's Asteroid Probe Packs Up and Prepares for Return to Earth https://t.co/uMI2rWwXJ5 https://t.co/iS7C5eazD1

#asteroids #jaxa Japan's Asteroid Probe Packs Up and Prepares for Return to Earth https://t.co/uMI2rWwXJ5 https://t.co/iS7C5eazD1

SystHub (@systhub)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Tribler 7.3.0 https://t.co/BoSsRrTbEl

aboutict.nl (@aboutict)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @turing_police: If you notice my posts are lame and unfunny and not happening as often, it means im doing pretty well. If you see that i…

EJ da DJ (@emilyjeanette44)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Montage Los Cabos Streamlines Staff Communications and Improves Guest Satisfaction with ALICE Platform https://t.co/xOXUtczlyu #news https://t.co/k2W6gWzoMZ

Montage Los Cabos Streamlines Staff Communications and Improves Guest Satisfaction with ALICE Platform https://t.co/xOXUtczlyu #news https://t.co/k2W6gWzoMZ

RockCheetah (@RockCheetah)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Yelp adds new personalization features in bid to regain local momentum from Google https://t.co/0FtgE0jrH0 https://t.co/HKMvM0GkWP

Yelp adds new personalization features in bid to regain local momentum from Google https://t.co/0FtgE0jrH0 https://t.co/HKMvM0GkWP

Leslie Hernandez (@lesliehdesign)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @LevanaLomma1: Fluoride in drinking water has been banned in Israel Japan China Russia Austria Denmark Switzerland Netherlands Luxem…

Eddie Carswell (@eddie_carswell)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019
Microsoft’s lead EU data watchdog is looking into fresh Windows 10 privacy concerns https://t.co/AJ0Zf9MUK2 https://t.co/lAic5LBgIH

Microsoft’s lead EU data watchdog is looking into fresh Windows 10 privacy concerns https://t.co/AJ0Zf9MUK2 https://t.co/lAic5LBgIH

Vijayendra Dwari (@VijayendraDwary)
10:32am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @Martinmuneneki1: Both proponents and naysayers agree that it is crystal clear, there is a complete paradigm shift on the church landsca…

Vitalis Orango (@PstVitalis)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @DarkTini: When the Stoessel’s come together it always looks so fun! Their home is always filled with laughter, music & joy! Spending ti…

Tini GMS TOUR (@TiniGMSTour2017)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @pointedfox: Story time: For a glass and metal material assignment in school, I created Gir from Invader Zim in Vray and it took 16 hour…

❄️Sonicfan1661❄️ (@sonicfan1661)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @imnstacks: Tommy bc ghost is selfish, he does fucked up shit to the people who love him despite their feelings & only bc it benefits hi…

#RockStar (@Drockk_27)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @oMyKale: I’m very picky with food . Down to the smallest thing . How it’s prepared, where, by who .. I don’t eat just anyone’s food . I…

TMac (@sinceretoshh)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @ConnieSchultz: What must it be like to think being called a “bedbug” in a tweet merits an email to that author’s boss? If we women who…

Madame Crab (@madamecrab)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @LionelMedia: I’ve never loved my country more than I do now and never saw it so vulnerable, not from enemies foreign but from those who…

SherrySmart (@SherrySmart10)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @soitfuckingoes: TAYLOR SWIFT PUT "BATTLE" ON THE RED ALBUM WE KNOW IT'S UNRELEASED BUT ALL THE FANDOM LOVED IT PLEASE

ALBERT (@StateOfAlbert13)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

A local news anchor in Oklahoma City compared her African-American co-anchor to a gorilla. She later apologized after viewers called for her to be fired. "I know it was wrong," she said. https://t.co/12LDAkEyyK

Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @iamtinos: Alright that's it! I'm willing to take the step and make the change and sacrifice my time to do so. For every retweet this ge…

モモンガ (@themohdazry)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

I keep tweeting to try to distract myself from the major brain malfunction I’m currently having but all the notifications are overwhelming and making it worse this is fun

db (@tricotVEVO)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

What if one it and fans of the quantum leap show promoted eachother to help raise awareness that there are many people who want the show to be rebooted #QUANTUMLEAP one it lets also help them out!

Miles misses txt and bts (@taehyuncore)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @MGM_Studios: Whether you're excited to go #BackToSchool, dreading it, or celebrating the fact you're not in school anymore - we've got…

Andrea (@Andrea89437887)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @omi01324244: @Praecursator007 After seeing @peaceforchange's tweet last night i think a little kid can understand something big is goin…

SIMPSONS_KA_DADA (@Ahad_khandani12)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Speaking of which, $REGN new 5 year lows And it's still not that cheap Good luck finding investors to buy into this R&D premium bullshit going forward https://t.co/iG3cCYZxkZ

Wilson Cheung (@Sanctuary_Bio)
10:28am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @kate_degerdon: The UK will not exit the EU on 31 October. I will re-post this daily, & as Arron Banks says, "public opinion is like…

Allaben (@Allaben)
5:00am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @TheUSASingers: The way I see it, we have 5 national emergencies: 1. Climate change 2. Election security 3. Guns 4. White supremacis…

clare (@putridworld)
5:00am PDT - August 27th, 2019
RT @joondrive: taejin did it first AND did it better  https://t.co/tKBNndgeWw https://t.co/oLxDEakcC1

RT @joondrive: taejin did it first AND did it better https://t.co/tKBNndgeWw https://t.co/oLxDEakcC1

moono (@rugenamm)
5:00am PDT - August 27th, 2019

RT @ReeseW: Today’s mantra: Surround yourself with the dreamers and the doers, the believers and thinkers, but most of all, surround yourse…

If I Cant Find No Woman, I’m Gonna Get A Pet (@micaltaz)
5:00am PDT - August 27th, 2019
If you need to change #incentives to encourage #innovation (and you do) then you also need to change the performance management #systems that lead to the rewards.  It’s not sexy but this article offers a great starting point
https://t.co/wtn5ByLe8F https://t.co/KrAsm46HOt

If you need to change #incentives to encourage #innovation (and you do) then you also need to change the performance management #systems that lead to the rewards. It’s not sexy but this article offers a great starting point https://t.co/wtn5ByLe8F https://t.co/KrAsm46HOt

Robyn Bolton (@RM_Bolton)
5:00am PDT - August 27th, 2019

Loving you never was an option – it was necessity. SKYQUIZON ForFPJAP

Spyke (@spyke_910)
5:00am PDT - August 27th, 2019