Hong Kong protesters wave posters of Trump’s shirtless Rocky tweet to thank him for signing law supporting them

Protesters in Hong Kong waved posters of Donald Trump’s head superimposed on the shirtless body of Rocky actor Sylvester Stallone to thank him for signing a law supporting their cause. Pro-democracy demonstrators draped themselves in American flags and sang the US national anthem while others held up the image showing the president’s expressionless face on…

Two children dead, one missing in Arizona floods as winter storm blankets U.S.

PHOENIX (Reuters) – Two children were found dead and another was missing in Arizona on Saturday after the vehicle they were in became stuck while crossing a storm-swollen forest creek outside Phoenix, part of a post-Thanksgiving winter storm that pummeled wide swathes of the country. The storm system has been slowly moving eastward across the…

Conservatives Maintain Lead With One Poll Shows Race Tightening

(Bloomberg) — The ruling Conservative Party maintained its lead over Labour with two weeks until the election, although one poll showed the gap narrowed by more than half, signaling a possible hung parliament that would stymie efforts to end the Brexit standoff. With the vote on Dec. 12, a BMG Research poll for The Independent…

Kate Beckinsale shows off long legs, abs in leopard-print bikini

Kate Beckinsale isn’t letting the colder weather bother her. The actress, 46, is currently on vacation with a male friend and is showing off her incredible bikini body in a variety of swimsuits. First, Beckinsale showed off her long legs in black high-waisted bottoms with criss-cross detail at the waist and a bandeau top. KATE BECKINSALE…

What Are Protests in the Middle East Signaling?

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Climate activists protest mass consumerism of Black Friday in Vancouver

Climate activists with Extinction Rebellion took over the Burrard Bridge as part of a non-violent global rebellion in Vancouver, BC, October 7, 2019. Jason Payne / PNG Two climate action groups took to downtown Vancouver Friday to protest the excess consumerism encouraged by Black Friday sales in the city and worldwide. Three individuals were arrested…

‘Your routine is out the window’: What it’s like to get traded

By IAN HARRISON Marc Gasol was 16 when his family moved from Barcelona to Memphis, Tennessee. Basketball helped bridge the yawning cultural chasm between the cities. Gasol played for a local high school team and sat in the stands to watch older brother Pau star for the NBA’s Memphis Grizzlies. After graduation, Gasol played professionally…

ASK AMY: Friendship breakup continues to wound

Dear Amy: I have been struggling to comprehend the breakup of a friendship. A friend of over 20 years wiped me out of her life. I think the reason why is because — years after her husband left her, she didn’t seem to be moving on. I offered my unsolicited advice, which was to stop…

EU continues to work with Azerbaijan to finalize new agreement

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Nov. 30 Trend: EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Vice-President of the European Commission Federica Mogherini has delivered a speech at the European Parliament Plenary debate on eastern neighborhood developments, Trend reports referring to the European Union External Action website. “Let me also thank you for the opportunity to look…