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 2020-01-19 07:22 

RT.com

'Mayweather vs McGregor 2': Boxing icon Floyd Mayweather Jr teases rematch moments after stunning Conor McGregor win at UFC 246...

It took Conor McGregor all of 40 seconds to smash his way to victory on his octagon return at UFC 246 and former foe Floyd Mayweather was almost as quick to use the opportunity to tease a rematch between the pair....

 2020-01-19 07:05 

RT.com

'Mr S**thole': Facebook apologizes for screwing up translation of Xi Jinping's name...

Facebook has said a "technical issue" caused Chinese President Xi Jinping's name to appear as "Mr Sh**thole" when translated from Burmese to English amid his visit to Myanmar....

 2020-01-19 06:58 

LSM.LV

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Warm national day to be followed by chilly snap...

Temperatures across Latvia for independence day celebrations on November 18 are expected to be close to record highs as a period of mild weather continues. However, later in the week temperatures will drop considerably, according to forecasts....

 2020-01-19 06:46 

Sputnik International

'Surviving Jeffrey Epstein': American Channel Approves Docuseries on Financier's Alleged Victims...

The life and death of disgraced and widely known billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, who is believed to have committed suicide while awaiting trial on charges of sex trafficking and sexual abuse of underage girls this summer, is still attracting a lot of attenti...

 2020-01-19 06:44 

RT.com

New deadly virus spreads fear across China as 17 more people fall victim to mysterious illness...

In the Chinese city of Wuhan, the epicenter of a viral outbreak, 17 more cases of the new coronavirus have been reported by authorities three of which have been described as "severe."...

 2020-01-19 06:39 

Sputnik International

GNA Head Sarraj Calls for Formation of UN-Mandated International Forces to Protect Libya...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Fayez Sarraj, the head of the Tripoli-based internationally recognised Government of National Accord (GNA), has called on the international community to send a peacekeeping mission under the auspices of the United Nations to ensure a ce...

 2020-01-19 06:37 

Sputnik International

Venezuela Sees Large-Scale Blackouts, Internet Shutdown - Monitoring Agency...

MEXICO CITY (Sputnik) - Large-scale power outages have been registered in northern and western Venezuela, with the states of Tachira, Merida, and Carabobo among the most affected, monitoring agency Netblocks reported on Saturday....

 2020-01-19 06:19 

Estonian Public Broadcasting

Solman: Estonia needs to address demographic downturn...

Minister of Population Riina Solman said during an OECD meeting in Paris that Estonia must address births and return migration to stop population decrease....

 2020-01-19 05:53 

Sputnik International

UFC 246: Meet the Ring Girls at the Conor McGregor vs Donald Cerrone Fight...

Although the welterweight bout was a non-title fight, it has allegedly broken pay-per-view figures, with the Notorious claiming in one interview he would earn a record $104 million. Naturally, such a highly-anticipated fight should feature some of the mos...

 2020-01-19 05:49 

RT.com

Conor McGregor crushes Donald Cerrone in just 40 seconds at UFC 246...

Conor McGregor returned in all his glory at UFC 246 in Las Vegas, Nevada needing just 40 seconds to secure a TKO victory over Donald 'Cowboy' Cerrone....

 2020-01-19 05:35 

Sputnik International

Conor McGregor Makes Victorious Return Defeating Donald Cerrone by Technical Knockout - Video...

The Irish mixed martial arts champion has made his return to the octagon after a 15-month absence....

 2020-01-19 05:31 

RT.com

UFC 246: Tyson Fury arrives in Las Vegas to support Conor McGregor (PHOTOS, VIDEO)...

UFC 246 is the first UFC event of the year, headlined by one of the biggest superstar that the sport has ever known, and unsurprisingly it brought out several stars from other sports such as heavyweight boxing icon Tyson Fury....

 2020-01-19 05:27 

Sputnik International

Trump Tells Republican Donors Top General Soleimani 'Was Saying Bad Things' Before Being Killed...

In his address to high-profile GOP sponsors, ahead of the formal start of the 2020 presidential campaign, POTUS pointed out that the Iranian general's curses against America caused him to decide on his assassination, arguing the commander had been ...

 2020-01-19 05:26 

RT.com

Russian tech giant Yandex wants to expand car-sharing service across Europe...

Russia's Yandex, which runs a popular car-sharing service in the country, is planning to expand across Europe this year, the tech company has revealed....

 2020-01-19 05:19 

RT.com

UFC 246: Holly Holm gets back in the win column with second career win over Raquel Pennington...

Holly Holm fought in her first non-title fight bantamweight bout at UFC 246 since June 2017. In the bout, she rematched Raquel Pennington who welcomed her to the Octagon in 2015. Once again, she picked up the win against 'Rocky.'...

 2020-01-19 05:08 

RT.com

'The Boa Constrictor' strikes again! Alexey Oleynik gets 47th career submission with armbar finish at UFC 246 (VIDEO)...

Alexey Oleynik did what he does best and scored yet another submission when he fought at UFC 246. Like 46 others have before him, Maurice Greene also fell victim to "The Boa Constrictor" in the grappling department....

 2020-01-19 04:43 

RT.com

German student, kicked out of India for participating in citizenship law protest, claims he was told not to return...

German exchange student who was shown the door by the Indian immigration authorities after he went viral for joining a protest against the citizenship bill in December has claimed he was discouraged from coming back....

 2020-01-19 04:30 

TASS

Five states of Venezuela experience electricity problems - monitoring organization...

Several large-scale electricity shutdowns occurred in Venezuela last March, when the capital of the country Caracas and the majority of states were left without electric power...

 2020-01-19 04:30 

Zero Hedge

Why Is Western Media Not Questioning The Mysterious Death Of Australian Youth Activist Wilson Gavin?...

Why Is Western Media Not Questioning The Mysterious Death Of Australian Youth Activist Wilson Gavin? Authored by Robert Bridge via The Strategic Culture Foundation, Following a protest against a 'drag queen story time' at a library in Australia, W...

 2020-01-19 04:30 

Sputnik International

Kangaroo or Doggo? Jubilant Golden Retriever Hilariously Hops into Sea...

Probably all of us have this one "special" friend who is always up for pulling some crazy stunts or doing something funny. This is also true when it comes to golden retrievers, it seems....

 2020-01-19 04:07 

Sputnik International

New Book Reveals Thatcher-Era British Mercenary Army Secretly Operated Across Globe...

'Keenie Meenie: The British Mercenaries Who Got Away with War Crimes', a new book expected to appear in stores next month, tells readers about powerful mercenary entities "involved in war crimes around the world from Sri Lanka to Nicaragua"...

 2020-01-19 04:02 

Sputnik International

Afghan Government, Taliban Disagree on Timing of Ceasefire, Reduction of Violence...

KABUL (Sputnik) - With the consultations on Afghan peace ongoing in the Qatari capital of Doha, the Afghan government and the rival Taliban radical group appear to disagree on roadmap to achieving comprehensive peace through ceasefire....

 2020-01-19 04:00 

Zero Hedge

False Flag? Fmr CIA Officer Suggests US Hacked Ukrainian Plane Transponder To Provoke Iran Shootdown...

False Flag? Fmr CIA Officer Suggests US Hacked Ukrainian Plane Transponder To Provoke Iran Shootdown Philip Giraldi, a former counter-terrorism specialist and military intelligence officer of the CIA, penned a piece in the American Herald Tribune speculat...

 2020-01-19 03:44 

Sputnik International

Thousands Join Rally in Washington for Women's Rights, Against Trump...

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) Several thousands of people gathered in Washington on Saturday to join rally for women's right and protest against US President Donald Trump's policy, a Sputnik correspondent reported from the scene....

 2020-01-19 03:43 

Sputnik International

Mohamed Salah Jokes About Why Liverpool Lost Points in Man United Match...

For the first time in 18 English Premier League matches since the beginning of the season, Liverpool failed to win, losing two points during a match against Manchester United on 20 October that ended in a 1-1 draw....

 2020-01-19 03:37 

RT.com

UFC 246: Roxanne Modafferi scores HUGE upset and dominates Maycee Barber in bloody battle...

Coming into UFC 246 as the biggest underdog on the card by a large margin, flyweight veteran Roxanne Modafferi handed hyped prospect Maycee Barber the first defeat of her young career....

 2020-01-19 03:30 

Zero Hedge

How The US Wages War To Prop Up The Dollar...

How The US Wages War To Prop Up The Dollar Authored by Ryan McMaken via The Mises Institute, At Counterpunch , Michael Hudson has penned an important article that outlines the important connections between US foreign policy, oil, and the US dollar. In sho...

 2020-01-19 03:24 

TASS

Libya's NOC declares force majeure after stoppage of port shipments...

Total revenues of the company from sales of oil, gas and oil products equaled $22.5 bln, down 8.5% in annual terms...

 2020-01-19 03:23 

Sputnik International

Trump Calls Idea to Build Sea Wall to Protect New York From Storms 'Foolish'...

MOSCOW (Sputnik) - US President Donald Trump criticized the idea of building a wall to protect New York from storms, calling it "foolish" and "costly"....

 2020-01-19 03:15 

RT.com

Maduro says time for direct talks with Trump, blames Pompeo & Co for US 'failure' in Venezuela...

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro has said he is open to talks with US President Donald Trump in the hopes to repair ties with the US, while blaming Trump's hawkish advisors for feeding him a distorted narrative....

 2020-01-19 03:05 

Zero Hedge

F-18 Fighters To Drop Live Bombs On Florida Swamp This Weekend...

F-18 Fighters To Drop Live Bombs On Florida Swamp This Weekend According to a statement published by the Naval Air Station Jacksonville , the US Navy is preparing to conduct live bombing raids with fighter jets at a training facility in the middle of Flor...

 2020-01-19 03:04 

TASS

Russian military handed over food and staged concert for schoolchildren in Latakia...

Food rations delivered by Russian servicemen comprise rice, tea, sugar, honey and Tula spice cakes...

 2020-01-19 03:00 

IPN

Official exchange rate for date 19.01.2020...

CurrencyCodeABRRateExchange RateAlbanian lek 008 ALL 10 1.5948 Armenian Dram 051 AMD 10 0.3636 Australian Dollar 036 AUD...

 2020-01-19 02:44 

RT.com

UFC 246: Russian flyweight contender Askar Askarov half-KO's Tim Elliott before claiming decision win (VIDEO)...

Undefeated flyweight contender Askar Askarov came close to scoring a spectacular knockout of Tim Elliott before eventually defeating him after three punishing rounds at UFC 246 in Las Vegas....

 2020-01-19 02:40 

Zero Hedge

Over-Hyped Russian Hypersonics?...

Over-Hyped Russian Hypersonics? Authored by Michael Brenner via ConsortiumNews.com, Deployment of Russia's hyper-sonic missiles is causing heartburn in the West. Media headline the news as a dramatic breakthrough on a par with the first Sputnik. "...

 2020-01-19 02:35 

Sputnik International

Netizens Baffled by US Space Force Camo, Brainstorm Better Uniform Concept...

The US Department of Defence (DoD) has released the first image of the uniforms for a newly-minted - at the behest of US President Donald Trump - sixth military branch, the United States Space Force. An official Space Force tweet includes a photo that has...

 2020-01-19 02:15 

Zero Hedge

The Quiet Crisis: Deaths Caused By Alcoholism Have More Than Doubled...

The Quiet Crisis: Deaths Caused By Alcoholism Have More Than Doubled Opioid overdoses may have leveled off last year after soaring over the last ten, but Americans are still dying in droves from another, far more popular substance: alcohol. According to a...

 2020-01-19 02:05 

Sputnik International

Shooting Reported at Atlanta's Lenox Square Mall, Police on Scene...

Eyewitnesses claimed Saturday seeing stampede at Lenox Square Mall in Atlanta, Georgia as alleged multiple gunshots were fired. Police have responded to the reported shooting....

 2020-01-19 01:50 

Zero Hedge

It Was Rod: DOJ Court Filing Reveals Rosenstein Behind Strzok-Page Text Dumps...

It Was Rod: DOJ Court Filing Reveals Rosenstein Behind Strzok-Page Text Dumps Former Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein authorized the release to the media of text messages between 'FBI lovebirds' Peter Strzok and Lisa Page, many of which reve...

 2020-01-19 01:47 

TASS

Opening of Russian honorary consulate planned in north Thailand - Russian ambassador...

1.47 mln Russians visited Thailand in 2019...

 2020-01-19 01:28 

Sputnik International

US National Archive Admits Blurring Anti-Trump Posters on 2017 Image of Women's March in DC...

A controversial photo that recently attracted media attention was positioned on a display as a part of an exhibit celebrating the centennial of women's suffrage in the United State's National Archives. The picture showed a 2017 rally on Pennsylvan...

 2020-01-19 01:25 

Zero Hedge

"Hard" Of Hearing: PornHub Being Sued By Deaf Man For Lack Of Closed Captioning...

"Hard" Of Hearing: PornHub Being Sued By Deaf Man For Lack Of Closed Captioning Visuals are sometimes difficult to enjoy without context. At least, that's the argument being made by Yaroslav Suris, who is suing the popular online porn site cla...

 2020-01-19 01:20 

TASS

Riga has all infrastructure to pump oil to Belarus - Latvian Ministry of Transport...

The government of Latvia is interested in organizing oil carriage to Belarus via Latvian ports, Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins says...

 2020-01-19 01:18 

RT.com

'Brazen attempt to overturn 2016 election result': Trump fires back at House Dems as they present argument for his removal...

With his trial in the Senate is about to kick-start, US President Donald Trump has once again rejected "each and every allegation" in the impeachment articles, accusing Democrats of trying to undo the outcome of the 2016 vote....

 2020-01-19 01:13 

Sputnik International

Video: Moose Takes Local Man Hostage in His Own Hut...

According to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game, moose are usually not aggressive, but if one is irritated, or if an animal feels it is being threatened, it can pack a deadly wallop, so it is commended to "run and get behind something solid, like ...

 2020-01-19 01:01 

Sputnik International

Wealthy Beijing Woman Sparks Anger After Driving Luxury Car Into China's 'Forbidden City'...

The Forbidden City in Beijing is one of China's top historical and cultural landmarks. A World Heritage Site, it is one of the most visited places in the country. The site's significance is due, in part, to serving as the imperial palace of the na...

 2020-01-19 01:00 

Zero Hedge

Why Laws Against Hate Speech Are Dangerous...

Why Laws Against Hate Speech Are Dangerous Authored by Fjordman via The Gatestone Institute, In November 2019, Germans celebrated the collapse of the Berlin Wall and the reunification of Germany 30 years earlier. That same month, Chancellor Angela Merkel,...

 2020-01-19 00:51 

TASS

Russian Post to allocate about $1.1 bln for offices upgrade...

The upgrade will make it possible to improve working conditions of the staff, optimize service formats and improve efficiency of internal business processes in offices, the Russian Post says...

 2020-01-19 00:46 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Germany Hosts Crucial Summit In Bid To End Libyan Fighting, Prevent 'New Syria'...

Representatives of more than 10 countries, including Turkey, the United States, and Russia, are expected to gather in Berlin on January 19 in an attempt to end the conflict in Libya and prevent what some fear could be another Syria-like refugee flood....

 2020-01-19 00:42 

Radio Free Europe/Liberty

Opposing Sides Lay Out Their Case In Trump Impeachment Trial...

The opposing sides in the impeachment trial of U.S. President Donald Trump laid out their cases on January 18, with Democratic managers saying Trump "abandoned" his oath of office, while the defense team fired back with claims of a "dangerous ...

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