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The UN says $6B from the world's billionaires could solve a hunger crisis. Elon Musk says he will sell Tesla stock and donate proceeds if the UN can prove that.

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Picture Alliance/Getty Images David Beasley, the director of the UN's World Food Programme, issued a recent plea to billionaires. He said $6 billion would help 42 million who were "literally going to die if we don't reach them." The world's richest man, Elon Musk, says he'd act if the UN could show the math behind the figure. The billionaire Elon Musk said he'd sell Tesla stock and donate the proceeds if the UN could prove that just a tiny percentag...
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Kal Penn reveals engagement to partner of 11 years, discusses sexuality: 'There's no timeline'

"Harold & Kumar" star Kal Penn talks about his sexuality and reveals that he's engaged to his longtime partner Josh in his upcoming memoir.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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The UN says $6B from the world's billionaires could solve the current hunger crisis. Elon Musk says he will sell Tesla stock and donate proceeds if the UN can prove that.

Elon Musk's Tesla bought $1.5 billion of bitcoin in January. Picture Alliance/Getty Images David Beasley, director of the UN's World Food Programme, said billionaires need to step up and help. Beasley said $6 billion would help 42 million who are "literally going to die if we don't reach them." World's richest man Elon Musk says he would sell Tesla stock if the UN can prove how the money will solve the crisis. Billionaire Elon Musk said he would sell Tesla stock and donate ...
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COP26: Charles to say 'war-like footing' needed

The Prince of Wales will address the opening ceremony of the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow.
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Jair Bolsonaro’s security alleged to have used violence against Brazilian journalists at G20 - reports

Allegations come as protesters at G20 summit criticise Bolsonaro over Covid responseBrazilian president Jair Bolsonaro’s security detail allegedly used violence against Brazilian reporters covering his trip to Rome for the G20 meeting, local media reported.The alleged attacks against Brazilian reporters, who Bolsonaro has long accused of treating him unfairly and publishing fake news, capped a grim weekend for the right-wing president. Continue reading...
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Terry McAuliffe, Glenn Youngkin Scramble To Rally Virginia Voters

The Virginia gubernatorial candidates are in a last-minute race to drive turnout ahead of the November election.
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France's Macron says Australian Prime Minister lied to him on submarine deal

French President Emmanuel Macron said Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison lied to him over the cancellation of a submarine building contract in September, and indicated more was needed to be done to rebuild trust between the two allies.
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Australia news live update: Barnaby Joyce sure Australia and France can ‘get over’ submarine rift; Mark McGowan stands firm on WA hard border policy

Barnaby Joyce says WA premier ‘lost his marbles’ when asked about opening the border; Victoria records 1,471 new Covid-19 cases overnight; NSW records 135; vaccine mandate for ACT disability workers; first flights land as NSW allows fully vaccinated people to enter without quarantining. Follow all the day’s newsFollow live updates as former NSW Gladys Berejiklian faces second day of questioning at Icac hearingAustralians can travel overseas again: what you need to knowVaccine rollout tracker; ca...
Tags: Australia, France, Australia news, Air transport, New South Wales, Sydney, Victoria, Melbourne, Scott Morrison, Barnaby Joyce, Emmanuel Macron, NSW, WA, Mark McGowan, ICAC, Gladys Berejiklian


Police investigating desecration of Torah scroll at George Washington University fraternity

A fraternity house at George Washington University was vandalized over the weekend, including desecration of a Torah scroll, according to the university and Tau Kappa Epsilon.
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Desecration of Torah scroll at fraternity investigated

A fraternity house at George Washington University was vandalized over the weekend, including desecration of a Torah scroll, according to the university and Tau Kappa Epsilon.
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Police investigating desecration of Torah scroll at fraternity

A fraternity house at George Washington University was vandalized over the weekend, including desecration of a Torah scroll, according to the university and Tau Kappa Epsilon.
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Toughen up rules on ministers' conduct, says standards watchdog

The Committee on Standards in Public Life says transparency on politicians' behaviour is poor.
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Roblox Is Finally Back Online; CEO Blames ‘Several Factors’ and Apologizes for Delay in Restoring Service

Roblox experienced the worst kind of Halloween trick this weekend, but kids everywhere are now in for a treat: Roblox is back online. The game-creating platform was restored on Sunday afternoon, after being dark for more than two days. In a blog post, Roblox founder/CEO David Baszucki apologized for the lengthy delay in restoring the […]
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Suspect arrested in Tokyo train Halloween knife attack that injured at least 17 people

A man has been arrested by Tokyo police after brandishing a knife and starting a fire on a moving train in the Japanese capital on Sunday, the country's public broadcaster NHK reported.
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Australia: Luxury developments: Achieving vision through smart contracting (Part 1) - Holding Redlich

In most cases, developers are at the mercy of their contractors and various consultants to deliver their vision.
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Japan's Fumio Kishida defies expectations as ruling party keeps majority

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida's ruling LDP defied expectations and held on to a stable majority in Sunday's parliamentary election, solidifying his position in a fractious party and allowing him to ramp up stimulus.
Tags: Japan, News, Stories, Fumio Kishida, LDP


Roger Stone says he'll run for Florida governor if Ron DeSantis doesn't conduct a vote audit in the state, where Trump won

Roger Stone arrives for the Conservative Political Action Conference held in the Hyatt Regency on February 27, 2021 in Orlando, Florida. Joe Raedle/Getty Images Former Trump adviser Roger Stone is threatening to run to unseat Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. Stone said he may be "forced" to run for governor if DeSantis does not conduct a vote audit in the state. Trump won Florida by a comfortable margin in 2020, and DeSantis has dismissed calls for a forensic audit. Longtime Trump ally Roger Sto...
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For Halloween, Four Seasons Total Landscaping poked fun at being mistakenly booked by the Trump administration for a press conference

Attorney for the President, Rudy Giuliani speaks to the media at a press conference held in the back parking lot of Four Seasons Total Landscaping on November 7, 2020 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Photo by Chris McGrath/Getty Images The Trump campaign mistakenly booked a landscaping business for a 2020 press conference. While Rudy Giuliani spoke at the briefing, a reporter told him the election was called for Biden. Since the press conference, Four Seasons Total Landscaping has sold milli...
Tags: Halloween, Politics, News, Trends, Joe Biden, Pennsylvania, Press Conference, Biden, Landscaping, Four Seasons, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, Trump Administration, Chris McGrath Getty, Rudy Giuliani Trump


'We're going to go out and win it for him': Saints motivated by Jameis Winston after QB's 'significant' injury

Jameis Winston made an early exit from the Saints' important NFC South matchup against the Buccaneers when he suffered a knee injury.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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Astros avoid elimination, defeat Braves 9-5

• Trivia: Can you name the only player to play in all 3 cities that the Braves have called home? • Analysis: The Braves may win the World Series. But they're striking out with some fans • In pictures: The 2021 World Series
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Astros top Braves 9-5 in World Series Game 5

• Trivia: Can you name the only player to play in all 3 cities that the Braves have called home? • Analysis: The Braves may win the World Series. But they're striking out with some fans
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'Vax' declared Oxford English Dictionary's word of the year

The Oxford English Dictionary said the word had made "the most striking impact".
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Georgia Secretary Of State Didn’t Know Trump’s Order To ‘Find’ Votes Was Being Recorded

Brad Raffensperger learned of the tape after Trump lied in a tweet about the call.
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Watch Boston Dynamics’ Spot robot dance like the Stones’ Mick Jagger

Watch Boston Dynamics' versatile Spot robot mirror moves by Rolling Stones front man Mick Jagger in the latest demonstration of its dancing skills.
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Post Game Wrap Up Show: Miami Loses to Buffalo 26-11 in Orchard Park, NY

On today'sDolphinsTalk.com Post Game Wrap Up Show, Mike is flying solo tonight to break down the Dolphins' 7th consecutive loss of the season with a 26-11 defeat to the Buffalo Bills. We talk about how and why the Dolphins came up short to
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Gladys Berejiklian Icac hearing live updates: former premier denies ‘feelings’ stopped her from reporting Daryl Maguire

Independent Commission Against Corruption hearings into the former premier’s dealings with Daryl Maguire continue for a second day. Follow live ‘I’ll fix it’: Gladys Berejiklian told secret boyfriend she secured more than $100m for a hospital in his electorate, Icac hears‘Part of the love circle’: 10 memorable moments from Gladys Berejiklian’s Icac appearanceFollow today’s other live news updatesGet our free news app; get our morning email briefingScott Robertson asks:Do you accept at 5 July 201...
Tags: Australia news, New South Wales, New South Wales politics, Independent Commission Against Corruption, Robertson, Maguire, ICAC, Gladys Berejiklian, Daryl Maguire, Gladys Berejiklian Icac


Japan's Fumio Kishida defies expectations as ruling party easily keeps majority

Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida's ruling LDP defied expectations and held on to a stable majority in Sunday's parliamentary election, solidifying his position in a fractious party and allowing him to ramp up stimulus.
Tags: Japan, Cnn, Fumio Kishida, LDP


China grows more isolated as Asia Pacific neighbors start living with Covid-19

From Australia to South Korea and across Asia Pacific, the final bastions of "zero Covid" are easing restrictions and opening borders as the region prepares to live with the virus -- except for one major holdout.
Tags: South Korea, Australia, China, Cnn, Asia Pacific


Korea Eases Restrictions on Cinemas, ‘Dune’ Rises to Top Box Office in its Second Weekend

South Korean cinemas are anticipating a boost from Monday (Nov. 1, 2021) as the country moves to a policy of living with the COVID-19 coronavirus. In the last weekend before the policy’s implementation “Dune” and “Venom: Let There Be Carnage” swapped positions at the top of the Korean box office. “Dune” rose to first place […]
Tags: Asia, South Korea, News, Global, Box Office, Dune, Coronavirus


Military panel calls treatment of Guantanamo detainee 'an affront to American values'

A US military panel asked for clemency in the case against a Guantánamo detainee, saying in a letter obtained by CNN that the treatment the detainee has experienced while in US custody over the past almost two decades is "an affront to American values and concept of justice."
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