Thursday, August 22, 2019
How new elections in Italy, with Salvini or M5S in power could be good
Matteo Salvini, Italy's deputy prime minister, looks on during a news conference with Marine Le Pen, leader of the French nationalist National Rally party, not pictured, on Monday, Oct. 8, 2018. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesThere's an upside to the ongoing political crisis in Italy: the upcoming government cannot be worse than the current M5S-Lega coalition, a former official...
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Apple CEO Tim Cook with U.S. President Donald Trump during a meeting of the American Technology Council on June 19, 2017.Chip Somodevilla | Getty ImagesPresident Donald Trump likes Apple CEO Tim Cook. But it's not necessarily because he's running a big and successful business. Rather, Trump said Cook calls him "whenever there is a problem." "That's why he's...
SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk gestures during a conversation at the E3 gaming convention in Los Angeles, June 13, 2019.
Ren Zhengfei, founder and chief executive officer of Huawei Technologies Co., speaks during an interview at the company's headquarters in Shenzhen, China, on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019.Qilai Shen | Bloomberg | Getty ImagesHuawei is facing a "life or death crisis" amid continued pressure from the U.S. government, its founder and CEO told employees, as he laid out a...
The US consumer is 'really strong'
Amid rising fears of a recession, Domino's Pizza CEO Ritch Allison said Tuesday that the U.S. consumer is still strong. "From where we sit, the consumer is really strong here in the U.S.," Allison said on CNBC's "The Exchange. "The pizza chain's domestic same-store sales growth has been under pressure in recent quarters by its strategy of rapid expansion,...
Carrie Lam speaks about economic impact, Shenzhen
Protesters walk along a street during a rally in Hong Kong on August 18, 2019, in the latest opposition to a planned extradition law that has since morphed into a wider call for democratic rights.Manan Vatsayayana | AFP | Getty ImagesHong Kong leader Carrie Lam on Tuesday painted a bleak picture of the city's economy amid weeks of protests,...
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Tributes have been pouring in for the former Black Stars striker Junior Agogo.  He reportedly died in London on Thursday aged 40. Agogo is reported to have died after battling stroke...
Sudan prime minister
Sudan’s new prime minister, Abdalla Hamdok who was sworn in on Wednesday has vowed to tackle conflict and build a stronger economy. As leader of the transitional government he has the...
Sierra leone
Sierra Leone has become the first African country to launch a blockchain national digital identification platform. The country’s President Julius Maada Bio officially launched the system in the capital Freetown on...
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Sitting down for more than nine and a half hours a day increases the risk of dying early, a study has suggested. Regularly doing activities of any intensity is linked with a reduced risk of premature death. And those who are most active are up to 70% less likely to die early. Scientists analysed data from more...
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The leader of Sudan’s Transitional Military Council (TMC), Lt-Gen Abdel Fattah Abdelrahman Burhan, has now been sworn in as leader of the newly established sovereign council. Other ten members of the...

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Update, August 22, 2019 (10:17 AM ET): Below, you’ll find a pack of Samsung Galaxy Note 10 wallpapers for you to download on any phone you like. However, if you own a Galaxy device and...
GCSE results: Experts warn proud parents not to post photos of children online
Today, thousands of students across the UK have received their GCSE results, following weeks of anticipation. Many proud parents will post photos of their children online to mark the...
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Apple is getting ready for its usual fall iPhone launch event, which is rumored to be happening September 10, though the event hasn’t been officially confirmed this year. A new report from Bloomberg offers...
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It’s home to over three million species of plants and animals, as well as one million indigenous people, but the Amazon rainforest is currently experiencing the worst wildfires ever seen. ...

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