Asteroid travelling at 11,000mph will zip past Earth at a distance of 3.1 million miles tonight
by 365NEWS on 2020-06-05 in Science
Skyscraper-sized asteroid travelling at 11,000mph will zip past Earth at a distance of 3.1 million miles this weekend The asteroid has been called 163348 (2002 NN4) and was first spotted in 2002It will make its closest approach to the Earth at 04:20 BST on Saturday 6 JuneThe 1,870ft space rock is more than 400ft taller than The post Asteroid travelling at 11,000mph will zip past Earth at a distance of 3.1 million miles tonight appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Google, Apple Struggle to Regulate Covid-19 Tracing Apps
by 365NEWS on 2020-06-05 in Tech
When users open the Contact Tracing app on their phones, they expect to see an alert saying where they were exposed to the new coronavirus. Less expected: ads for a house roofer and a crossword game, based on their online activity. The app, which lets users report virus test results and track contact with others, The post Google, Apple Struggle to Regulate Covid-19 Tracing Apps appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Hilarie Burton Shared What She’s Watching, Reading, And Doing While At Home During Quarantine
by 365NEWS on 2020-06-05 in Entertainment
“I have been going through a very big Alice Hoffman kick. She’s a hero of mine.” Charlotte Gomez / BuzzFeed / Hilarie Burton / Instagram / Via instagram.com Welcome to a new interview series from BuzzFeed where we ask celebrities what they’ve been watching, reading, and doing while in self-isolation. Hilarie Burton spoke with us The post Hilarie Burton Shared What She’s Watching, Reading, And Doing While At Home During Quarantine appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Soccer’s Stars Find Their Voice
by Rory Smith on 2020-06-05 in Soccer
On shirts, on social media and even on one knee, players are lending their support, and their high profiles, to the protests sweeping first the United States and then the world. Source: https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/05/sports/soccer/rory-smith-protests.html The post Soccer’s Stars Find Their Voice appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Reddit co-founder Ohanian resigns from board, wants a black candidate to take over
by 365NEWS on 2020-06-05 in Business
FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Wimbledon – All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club, London, Britain – July 8, 2019 Alexis Ohanian in attendance for the fourth round match between Serena Williams of the U.S. and Spain’s Carla Suarez Navarro REUTERS/Tony O’Brien – RC1EBFF660D0 (Reuters) – Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian said on Friday he has resigned The post Reddit co-founder Ohanian resigns from board, wants a black candidate to take over appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Trump’s Occupation Of D.C. Fuels Calls For Statehood
by 365NEWS on 2020-06-05 in US
The District of Columbia faced an overwhelming federal law enforcement presence this week as its residents protested police brutality against Black people. And the district could do little to stop it, thanks to politically motivated opposition to granting statehood to the majority Democratic city — with its plurality of Black residents — or giving it The post Trump’s Occupation Of D.C. Fuels Calls For Statehood appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Prague Says Ricin Plot Was a Hoax, and Moves to Expel 2 Russians
by Andrew Higgins on 2020-06-05 in World
MOSCOW — Russia on Friday denounced a decision by the Czech Republic to expel two Russian diplomats over an alleged ricin poison plot that Czech officials now believe was a hoax engineered as part of internal quarrels in Moscow’s embassy in Prague. The Russian Embassy described the Czech order giving the diplomats 48 hours to The post Prague Says Ricin Plot Was a Hoax, and Moves to Expel 2 Russians appeared first on 365 NEWS.
Macron Beat Back the Coronavirus. France Is Not Impressed.
by Adam Nossiter on 2020-06-05 in Europe
PARIS — President Emmanuel Macron’s government has beaten back the coronavirus, prevented mass layoffs, propped up the salaries of the unemployed, staved off long food lines, and achieved a lower death rate than its neighbors, Germany excepted. Mr. Macron ordered a strict lockdown that lasted nearly two months, and when it was over the virus The post Macron Beat Back the Coronavirus. France Is Not Impressed. appeared first on 365 NEWS.
The Championship Goes to … The Team with the Second-Most Points
by Victor Mather on 2020-06-05 in Sports
Chelsea was officially declared the champion of the Women’s Super League in England on Friday. This may seem like a puzzling decision, given that when the season was halted because of the coronavirus pandemic, Chelsea was in second place. Manchester City unceremoniously “finished” its season with 40 points, and Chelsea with 39. But because the The post The Championship Goes to … The Team with the Second-Most Points appeared first on 365 NEWS.
UN launches push for net-zero emissions by 2050
by 365NEWS on 2020-06-05 in Science
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWhat is global warming? Business leaders, cities and investors are being urged to back a UN campaign aiming for net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. Race to Zero is part of the diplomatic push to increase ambition in the lead up to the COP26 international climate change The post UN launches push for net-zero emissions by 2050 appeared first on 365 NEWS.