Sunday, September 20, 2020
The senators to watch during Supreme Court nomination fight

The senators to watch during Supreme Court nomination fight – Inticweb (TopNews)

There’s no question that President Trump will name a new Supreme Court justice to replace Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “We have this obligation, without delay!” he tweeted Saturday. Whether he’ll be able to put his...
Mother uses grief for good with new law for missing adults in Texas

Mother uses grief for good with new law for missing adults in Texas –...

When 19-year-old Cayley Mandadi didn’t show up to a weekly sorority meeting on Oct. 29, 2017, her friends at Trinity University in San Antonio feared the worst. They tried calling her cell phone and...
China’s Rich Seek Bodyguards Schooled In Digital Dark Arts

China’s Rich Seek Bodyguards Schooled In Digital Dark Arts – Inticweb (TopNews)

At the “Genghis Security Academy”, which bills itself as China’s only dedicated bodyguard school, students learn that the threats to the country’s newly-rich in the tech age are more likely to emerge from a...
Trump gives “blessing” to U.S. TikTok partnership

Trump gives “blessing” to U.S. TikTok partnership – Inticweb (TopNews)

President Donald Trump said Saturday he’s given his “blessing” to a proposed deal that would see the popular video-sharing app TikTok partner with Oracle and Walmart and form a U.S. company.Mr. Trump has targeted...
Iran urges defiance of sanctions as US threatens ‘consequences’

Iran urges defiance of sanctions as US threatens ‘consequences’ – Inticweb (TopNews)

Iran has urged the world community to defy the United States’ unilateral step to reimpose international sanctions, as the US threatened “consequences” against those opposing its action.Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif denounced US...
The Last Dance Michael Jordan

‘The Last Dance’ Wins Emmy for Outstanding Documentary or Non-Fiction Series – Inticweb (TopNews)

This year’s Emmy nominations for the Outstanding Documentary or Non-Fiction Series were competitive — and that’s because the nominees comprise some of the most compelling, tantalizing, and binge-worthy works that kept us all talking....
Fire Lessons From Australia’s South Coast

Fire Lessons From Australia’s South Coast – Inticweb (TopNews)

The Australia Letter is a weekly newsletter from our Australia bureau. Sign up to get it by email.By this time last year, I had already written my first bush fire story of the season...
How the Supreme Court operates with only 8 justices

How the Supreme Court operates with only 8 justices – Inticweb (TopNews)

A nomination battle is brewing in the wake of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death Friday.While it is unclear how long there will be a vacant seat, the Supreme Court is scheduled to begin its...
U.S. Open: Matthew Wolff Leads Entering Final Round

Matthew Wolff Leads Entering Final Round at Winged Foot – Inticweb (TopNews)

MAMARONECK, N.Y. — In May, with most global sports competitions suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic, the veteran golfers Dustin Johnson, Rory McIlroy and Rickie Fowler competed in a made-for-TV charity match. Almost as...
Trump Approves Deal Between Oracle and TikTok

Trump Approves Deal Between Oracle and TikTok – Inticweb (TopNews)

WASHINGTON — President Trump said on Saturday that he had approved a deal between the Chinese-owned social media app TikTok and major American companies, an agreement that will delay the U.S. government’s threat to...