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Source: DW

Opinion: The Titiev trial — a Chechen circus

Tuesday 17:15 GMT

A "show trial" is the only way to describe the proceedings against Russian human rights activist Oyub Titiev in Chechnya.

Honor plays an important role in Chechen society and it is therefore of significant interest at the "witness hearing" because many people knew Titiev as a man of integrity. This is a man who prays five times a day and obeyed Ramadan, such is the practice of a devout Muslim; that he was helpful, modest, he abstains from smoking and drinking.

Source: The Guradian

Don’t blame the Irish: the Brexit chaos is all about England

Tuesday 17:15 GMT

Asked in the recent Future of England survey whether “the unravelling of the peace process in Northern Ireland” was a “price worth paying” for Brexit that allows them to “take back control”, fully 83% of leave voters and 73% of Conservative voters in England agreed that it was.

In part because of the quirk of fate that gave the balance of power at Westminster to a minority Northern Irish party, the DUP, Brexit has been shaped around a sentimental story of rallying behind what Theresa May calls the “precious, precious union”.

Source: Common Domain

27 More Rules of Thanksgiving Family Touch Football

Tuesday 17:15 GMT

Before the game, please hold a brief moment of silence for family members, pets and shrubbery that have perished in prior Family Thanksgiving Touch Football games.

If you are a second husband, it’s important for you to be better at touch football than the first husband, or there may wind up being a third husband.

Source: BBC

Bitcoin falls below $5,000

Tuesday 17:15 GMT

Bitcoin exchange Kraken said in a blog post that it regarded one of the two new Bitcoin Cash crypto-currencies - Bitcoin SV - as "an extremely risky investment".

On Thursday, 15 November, Bitcoin Cash - an offshoot of Bitcoin - split into two different crypto-currencies, which are now in competition with each other. And some observers have blamed this for creating turmoil in the crypto-currency markets, with many of the digital assets experiencing falls.

Source: Common Domain

More than 54 million Americans to travel this Thanksgiving — here’s what days to avoid

Tuesday 17:15 GMT

This year may bring the busiest holiday yet for some airports, with a record-breaking 30.6 million passengers traveling within the 12-day Thanksgiving air travel period, according to industry trade organization Airlines for America.

AAA, a federation of motor clubs throughout North America, projects 54.3 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more away from home this Thanksgiving, a 4.8% increase over last year.

Source: Global News

Ontario marijuana buyers are Canada’s grumpiest: Ipsos poll

Tuesday 16:21 GMT

Cannabis buyers in Ontario are the least likely to say pot has been easy to buy after legalization, and most likely to be unhappy about delivery times of online purchases, an Ipsos poll conducted exclusively for Global News shows.

This poll is accurate to within +/ – 2.3 percentage points, 19 times out of 20, had all Canadian adults been polled.

Source: The Guradian

Eccentric women: why they are more important than ever in our oppressive era

Tuesday 14:31 GMT
Source: Global News

Ice cream, fruit and 3D printer launched to International Space Station

Saturday 20:55 GMT
Source: Common Domain

Le’Veon Bell and the Diminishing Value of Running Backs in the NFL

Saturday 02:26 GMT
Source: Fox News

Selfie saves Texas man from serving up to 99 years in prison

Friday 18:13 GMT
Source: The Guradian

A letter to… Gramps

Saturday 07:00 GMT
Source: The Guradian

‘Philosophically speaking, we can never fully trust our memory’

Sunday 12:40 GMT
Source: Common Domain

ABC Entertainment President to Step Down

Saturday 02:26 GMT
Source: Fox News

Drug companies snub Trump by hiking prices

Today 08:04 GMT
Source: Fox News

House Dems to probe Ivanka Trump, Jared Kushner and use of personal email accounts

Today 11:46 GMT
Source: Global News

Canada Post asks union for ‘cooling off’ period that would pause strike during holidays

Tuesday 17:15 GMT
Source: Common Domain

U.K. Home Sellers Respond to Brexit Fears, Drop Asking Prices

Tuesday 20:55 GMT
Source: Global News

Canada Post to parents: despite rotating strikes, keep sending letters to Santa

Today 11:45 GMT
Source: CBS News

Toys R Us workers finally get severance: $660 each

Today 11:46 GMT
Source: Fox News

de Blasio, citing 'socialistic impulse,' wants more government control of NYC property

Tuesday 17:15 GMT

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