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Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:46:10 GMT
Former Ferrari chief to replace Carey as F1 CEO: reports
Former Ferrari team principal Stefano Domenicali is set to become the new CEO of Formula One after leaving the Italian team earlier than expected, media reports said Wednesday. The 55-year-old Italian is to replace Chase Carey, who has been in char...

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:44:20 GMT
Kremlin critic Navalny discharged from Berlin hospital, full recovery ‘possible’
Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny, who the West believes was poisoned with a Novichok nerve agent, has been discharged from hospital after just over a month, the Berlin medical facility treating him said Wednesday.

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:34:10 GMT
Police clear climate protesters camped outside Swiss parliament
Police broke up a two-day protest outside the Swiss parliament overnight, carrying away demonstrators who had camped out to demand more action against climate change, the ATS news agency reported Wednesday. They swarmed the square in the middle of ...

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:19:36 GMT
French media sign open letter backing Charlie Hebdo following new death threats
More than 100 French news outlets on Wednesday called on people to support satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo, which was attacked by gunmen in 2015, after its staff received new death threats.

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:17:30 GMT
US-Iran Tensions: Elliott Abrahams, US special representative for Iran and Venezuela on FRANCE24
Elliott Abrahams, US special representative for Iran and Venezuela talks to FRANCE24's Mark Owen about the sanctions reimposed by Washington against Tehran. According to Abrahams, these sanctions and Washington's reactions "boil down to Iran's behavi...

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Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:34:00 GMT
Police clear climate protesters camped outside Swiss parliament
Police broke up a two-day protest outside the Swiss parliament overnight, carrying away demonstrators who had camped out to demand more action against climate change, the ATS news agency reported Wednesday. They swarmed the square in the middle of ...

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:12:42 GMT
Unsexy selfies, huffy fashionistas as Milan opens
Getting a front-row seat to Milan's fashion week is harder than ever this year, with uninvited influencers and buyers nursing bruised egos as the shows start Wednesday under coronavirus restrictions. The virus, which is resurgent in Europe, forced ...

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 08:07:41 GMT
China stakes claim as climate leader while lambasting US 'obstruction'
The US is guilty of "obstructing" the global fight against emissions, China said Wednesday, as Beijing seized the climate agenda by vowing to go carbon neutral by 2060 -- a target welcomed by environmentalists despite its patchy detail. The goals, ...

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 07:40:27 GMT
Hair to the rescue as oil pollution blights coastlines
In the town of Brignoles in southeast France, 40 tonnes of human hair are stacked in a warehouse -- discarded locks sent in from salons far and wide under an innovative recycling scheme. After a successful trial in the nearby port of Cavalaire-sur-...

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 07:33:49 GMT
At least 380 whales dead in Australia mass stranding
At least 380 whales have died in a mass stranding in southern Australia, officials said Wednesday, with rescuers managing to free just a few dozen survivors. Nearly the entire pod of 460 long-finned pilot whales stuck in Macquarie Harbour, on the r...

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