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Online retailer Shein slammed for selling Islamic prayer mats

Shein has come under fire for selling Islamic prayer mats featuring Muslim imagery and calling them ‘fringe trim carpets,’ prompting the online retailer to pull the items and issue an apology.  Critics have taken to social media over the past week to share images of the ‘disrespectful’ rugs while accusing the fast-fashion brand of cultural […]

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Coronavirus US: Masks must be mandatory, says Harvard doctor

A Harvard professor says the US needs a mandatory order to wear a mask in all 50 states to combat the spread of the novel coronavirus. Dr Ashish Jha, director of the Harvard Global Health Institute, discussed the lack of a nationwide mandate on NBC’s TODAY.  He says that wearing masks will not only be […]

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Witnesses who saw two planes collide in Idaho ‘dove into the water and held two bodies in place’

Three people have died and five are believed missing after a mid-air collision over a lake in Idaho. The planes – a Cessna TU206G and a de Havilland DHC-2 – collided at 2:20pm on Sunday over Lake Coeur d’Alene, a 25 mile-long stretch of water in the Pacific Northwest. Two bodies were recovered in the water […]

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Homo erectus could run long distances despite being ‘built like a rugby player’

Early humanoid ancestor Homo erectus was the first to be able to run long distances despite having a ‘wide, deep chest’ like Neanderthals, a new study reveals.   Researchers from the London’s Natural History Museum examined the ribcage of the famous Homo erectus skeleton – Turkana Boy – to better understand the species’ breathing. This is […]

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BLM: Armed militia surround pastor visiting his ancestor’s grave

Armed militia surrounded a pastor in a Black Lives Matter shirt Saturday after a social media hoax suggested Antifa was planning to burn US flags in the area. Footage shows as Trent Somes tells the group he was visiting an ancestor’s grave at the cemetery in the Gettysburg National Military Park in Pennsylvania on July […]

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Cyber criminals with North Korea ties steal US shoppers’ data

Hackers with ties to North Korea are attacking large US retailers and stealing customer’s credit card information. Security experts discovered the group ‘Hidden Cobra’ has been planting digital ‘skimmers’ on checkout pages for at least one year. Also known as Lazurus, the hacking group was found to use malicious strips such as web skimmers to […]

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Cyber criminals with ties to North Korea are stealing US shoppers’ information

Hackers with ties to North Korea are attacking large US retailers and stealing customer’s credit card information. Security experts discovered the group ‘Hidden Cobra’ has been planting digital ‘skimmers’ on checkout pages for at least one year. Also known as Lazurus, the hacking group was found to use malicious strips such as web skimmers to […]

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Breonna Taylor: ‘No-knock warrant’ ‘part of gentrification plan’

The fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor during a botched no-knock search warrant in Louisville, Kentucky, was the result of a police operation to clear out her neighborhood so the city could move forward with a $30 million gentrification project, her family claims.   The claim made Sunday in an amended lawsuit filed in Jefferson Circuit Court […]

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Donald Trump attacks New York and Chicago over July 4 violence

President Trump went after New York and Chicago in a series of tweets after gun violence gripped both Democrat-run cities over the Fourth of July weekend.  ‘This is no longer about peaceful protesting, this is about angry, violent, criminal mobs taking over certain (Democrat run) cities. It is a lack of political leadership in that […]

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Happily married couples say sometimes it’s GOOD to go to bed angry

Happily married couples have shared the best relationship advice they have ever received.  People from around the world took to Twitter to share their tips after writer Jenna Baker, from Texas, asked for submissions in a post marking her own first anniversary.  She wrote: ‘I made it! 1 year of marriage today and it’s been […]