Oprah Winfrey blames ‘wrong shoes’ following fall on stage

Oprah Winfrey has taken a tumble on stage. he media mogul, 66, quipped “wrong shoes” after her dramatic fall. The moment was captured on film by the Los Angeles Times. Winfrey is currently on her 2020 Vision speaking tour and the fall happened as she was talking about “wellness” at The Forum in Los Angeles….

Turkey releases video of missile strike on Pantsir-S1 in Syria – Defence Blog

Turkish media released unique footage shows Turkey’s armed unmanned aircraft system destroyed a Pantsir-S1 self-propelled combined gun-missile system during its strike on Syrian Arab Army targets on Friday near Idlib. In the video, an apparently active Pantsir system mounted on its 8×8 truck can be seen sitting placidly as the Turkish munition plunges towards it….

Trump To Nominate Rep. Ratcliffe To Top Intelligence Post : NPR

Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, is President Trump’s pick to be the next Director of National Intelligence. Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images Rep. John Ratcliffe, R-Texas, is President Trump’s pick to be the next Director of National Intelligence. Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images Updated at 8:01 p.m….

J’accuse! The Case for Traditional Capitalism

Max Weber brilliantly demonstrated the impact of religion and culture on politics, and even on world-scale institutions, at the beginning of the 20th century in his famous work, The Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of Capitalism. A single religious idea, a theological principle, through a causal chain that Weber eloquently demonstrates, led to the establishment…

Coronavirus: Shares face worst week since global financial crisis

Image copyrightReuters Image caption The Dow Jones recorded its biggest ever points fall on ThursdayUS shares have sunk further as stock markets suffer their worst week since the global financial crisis of 2008. The Dow Jones, hit by its biggest ever daily points drop on Thursday, fell another 3.7% in morning trade as fears over…

There is no dodging the demographic crisis – VoxEurop (English)

In parts of Europe, emigration poses a much bigger challenge than immigration. A few decades from now, writes Slavenka Drakulić, Croatia will be a country of old people with nobody left to take care of them. And instead of real solutions, politicians offer nothing but empty promises and patriotic slogans. Back in December, many were…

5 killed in shooting at Molson Coors campus in Milwaukee; gunman also dead

Five people were killed after an employee opened fire at the Molson Coors headquarters in Milwaukee on Wednesday, police said. Milwaukee police said they responded to reports of a shooting in the area just after 2 p.m. and found the gunman, a 51-year-old Milwaukee man, dead of what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound….