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Source: The Guradian

Male TV stars' earrings censored on Chinese site, say viewers

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Editors of television programmes streamed on China’s Netflix-like iQiyi site appear to be blurring the earlobes of male actors with earrings, according to web users in the country.

Two of China’s best-known male pop stars, Kris Wu and Lu Han, who are former members of the Chinese-Korean boy band EXO, typically wear earrings.

Source: Fox News

Pelosi's election ‘reform’ encourages voter fraud to benefit Dems

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Requiring automatic voter registration would inject even more errors and potential for fraud into our already dubious voter rolls,. Under the Democratic bill, states would be required to offer voter registration online.

When combined with the slipshod work that prompted Galvin’s office to take over election offices in Lowell and Lawrence – cry out for remedial action,. Galvin, along with many other Democrats, may not be concerned about evidence of possible voter fraud, but MassFiscal is hoping the local U.S. Attorney’s Office and the FBI may be.

Source: Common Domain

The Morning Ledger: U.S. Mulls Lifting China Tariffs to Advance Trade Deal

Saturday 11:44 GMT

U.S. officials are debating ratcheting back tariffs on Chinese imports as a way to calm markets and give Beijing an incentive to make deeper concessions in a trade battle that has rattled global economies, The Wall Street Journal reports.

A trade pact between the U.S. and China, if it happens, may soothe investors, and perhaps even juice economic growth—at least temporarily. At a command center near the Las Vegas airport, executives from automotive supplier Aptiv PLC showed why deploying robot cars will be far more complicated than many envisioned just a few years ago, The Wall Street Journal reports.

Source: The Guradian

From femme fatale to cattle rancher: how Barbara Stanwyck bucked convention

Saturday 11:44 GMT

Femme fatale, cattle rancher, screwball comedian or melodrama queen: Stanwyck inhabited them all, but her best characters were always fighters who had tasted the bitterness of life.

Who is the subject of a BFI season, Starring Barbara Stanwyck – was not just unusually streetsmart and independent for a Hollywood star of the golden age, but superbly versatile, too.

Source: Reuters

Israeli museum to drop ‘McJesus’ sculpture after protests

Saturday 14:30 GMT

An Israeli museum plans to withdraw a sculpture depicting the McDonald’s mascot as the crucified Jesus following protests that briefly united the country’s Christian minority, its populist culture minister and the pro-Palestinian artist.

She did not say when the sculpture would be removed, but it was originally due to be returned at the end of the month to the Finnish museum from which it came last year.

Source: Common Domain

Patriots are the early Super Bowl favorites against Rams

Today 19:04 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Israeli military strikes Iranian targets inside Syria

Today 15:25 GMT
Source: Fox News

Video shows tension between Native Americans, high school students before viral clip

Today 15:25 GMT
Source: Fox News

Controversial non-call overshadows Rams-Saints NFC Championship Game

Today 15:25 GMT
Source: Global News

Israel strikes Iranian targets in Syria, military says

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: Fox News

Trump has Democrats ‘in a corner’ with compromise to end partial shutdown, Dan Bongino says

Today 19:05 GMT
Source: Global News

Mexico’s plan to stop fuel theft under scrutiny after blast kills 79

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Drugmakers Raise Prices Amid Shortages, Recalls

Saturday 17:14 GMT
Source: Fox News

Shirley Boone, wife of singer Pat Boone, dead at 84: report

14-Jan-2019
Source: BBC

Cricket World Cup 2019 tickets being resold for more than £12,000

Friday 13:35 GMT
Source: The Guradian

Bling and beauty: Dakar's fashion comes of age – photo essay

Saturday 02:24 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Treasury yields extend weeklong climb as stocks surge on U.S.-China trade optimism

Saturday 19:04 GMT
Source: Fox News

Law firm tied to Manafort's Ukraine work reaches settlement with Justice Department

Friday 20:55 GMT
Source: Fox News

VA Secretary Wilkie: The VA is making real progress on suicide prevention for veterans

Tuesday 05:08 GMT

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