AWKWARD: Trump’s Attacks On Bob Woodward Contradicted By One Of His Own Tweets

President Donald Trump and his allies on Wednesday lashed out at journalist Bob Woodward over revelations in his upcoming book. But those attacks are falling flat in light of an old comment from Trump himself about the famed author.  Woodward’s upcoming book, Rage, reveals that the president lied to the American public about the coronavirus pandemic and knowingly downplayed the infection’s severity and how it’s spread. He told Woodward on Feb. 7 that the virus was deadly, spread via the air and …

Tiny Critically Endangered Gorilla Baby Born In New Orleans

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A tiny baby gorilla has been born at the zoo in New Orleans. Keepers don’t yet know the sex of the critically endangered western lowland gorilla born Friday to 13-year-old Tumani and father Okpara, Audubon Zoo spokeswoman Katie Smith said in an email. “Tumani is demonstrating excellent mothering behaviors and the entire troop is doing exceptionally well,” Smith said. She said keepers first saw the baby during their morning check Friday. Gorilla babies weigh about 4 …

Meet ‘Sparkella’: Channing Tatum Wrote A Children’s Book About Dad-Daughter Love

Channing Tatum just shared his favorite role to date: being a dad. And he’s adding “children’s book author” to his résumé, too. The 40-year-old actor, producer and director on Monday announced that his first children’s book, “The One and Only Sparkella,” will be published. The book, according to its website, is a “charming ode to self-esteem and the love between a father and daughter.” It tells the story of Ella, a girl who loves glitter and rainbows and all things …

Ecuador couple certified as oldest married pair, nearly 215

Julio Mora slipped away from his parents to secretly marry Waldramina Quinteros one February day By GONZALO SOLANO Associated Press August 28, 2020, 10:14 PM • 2 min read QUITO, Ecuador — Julio Mora slipped away from his parents to secretly marry Waldramina Quinteros one February day. Both families disapproved. Seventy-nine years later, they’re still together — he at 110 years of age, and she at 104, both lucid and both in good health, though relatives say they’re a little …

Hong Kong police arrest 2 opposition lawmakers over protests last year

Hong Kong police arrested 16 people Wednesday on charges related to anti-government protests last year, including two opposition lawmakers. Pro-democracy legislators Ted Hui and Lam Cheuk-ting were arrested early Wednesday, according to posts on their Facebook pages. Posts on Lam’s Twitter account said he had been arrested on charges of conspiring with others to damage property and obstructing the course of justice during a protest in July 2019. The tweets said he has also been accused of rioting on July …

WWII memory wall defaced in massacred French village

Vandals have defaced a wall with graffiti denying the Holocaust in the village that was the site of the biggest massacre of civilians by World War II occupying Nazis August 22, 2020, 12:15 PM 2 min read PARIS — Vandals have scrawled graffiti denying the Holocaust on a wall in the village that was the site of the France‘s biggest massacre of civilians by the Nazis during World War II. France’s justice minister vowed on Saturday that those responsible would …

In just 15 years, the Arctic Ocean may be ice-free in summer, study says

Just 15 years from now, the Arctic Ocean may be functionally ice-free for part of the year, a new study has found. Research published Monday in the journal Nature Climate Change projects that due to vanishing sea ice, the Arctic may start seeing an ice-free period each year as early as 2035.   “This should be of huge concern to Arctic communities and climate scientists,” the study says. It’s one of the most aggressive timelines for this threshold to be …

How Joe Biden’s Enduring Grief For His Son Helped Lead Him to Kamala Harris

As Joe Biden was mulling his choice of a running mate, there may have been one important question in the back of his mind. Sure, the polling and focus groups were informative. He listened to his advisers’ research and they felt like their insights were instructive. He kept calling old friends to get their impressions. Biden had liked all of the women he considered, his advisers said, but in interviews they suggested one thing he might have been asking himself …

Storm Floods Greek Island, Leaving a Baby and 6 Others Dead

(ATHENS, Greece) — Seven people, including an elderly couple and an 8-month-old baby, have been found dead as a storm hit the Greek island of Evia, authorities said Sunday. One person was still missing and dozens of others were trapped by floodwaters in their homes and cars. Greece’s meteorological service said parts of Evia saw rainfall that reached 300 millimeters (11.8 inches), some 80% of the annual rainfall for the area, which is only about 375 millimeters (14.8 inches), usually …

Returning To Work When You’re Nursing

If you’re preparing to go back to work after your infant is born, you may be concerned about handling both efficiently. It is a time consuming option, however lots of females do continue nursing even after they return to work. And, in spite of the amount of time and commitment it requires, a lot of females who have tried it, have actually mored than happy that they did. Here are some suggestions to assist you manage the two successfully. Initially, …

For how long Should You Stay on a Ketogenic Diet.

The amount of time invested in the diet plan can differ and need to be discussed with your doctor. Many individuals who use the ketogenic diet plan for weight reduction stay on the diet plan for a number of weeks, until they have actually achieved a goal, then they turn to a paleo diet or other maintenance eating. You do not wish to drop weight just to return to your old eating habits. If you are on the ketogenic diet …