“It has a very positive publicity effect,” said Huang Kwei-bo, vice dean of the international affairs college at National Chengchi University in Taipei. “The impact of this will probably be stronger than, for example, sending a military ship to another country’s port, because it relates directly to human health.” … [Read more...] about Chinese Military Seeks Image Makeover by Giving Medical Aid to Maritime Sovereignty Rivals
Dash confirmed that she wants Obamacare repealed but had nothing to add about what might happen to those would lose their insurance. “Well, they’ll get — I mean there’s, of course, they’ll be another solution,” she said, hesitantly. “But Obamacare is not working. We know that.” She would not say what that “other solution” would entail. … [Read more...] about GOP Candidate Stacey Dash on MSNBC: ‘I’m Not Here to Judge’ Neo-Nazis
"I made a post of Barry in a rainbow and it got a lot of positive reaction," George said in comments obtained by the news outlet. "I put it on Instagram, and it spiraled on there. It found its way on to Twitter but I didn’t get the credit, it got 320,000 likes." … [Read more...] about Pet canary goes viral thanks to moptop hair: ‘He’s quite a diva’
For context on neighborhood pricing, just up the street from Garner's home is a brand-new spec home on the market for $5.5 million—albeit on a much smaller lot. The median price per square foot in the 90049 ZIP code is currently $895—which means that the buyers of the Garner property paid a significant premium, at nearly $2,300 per square foot. … [Read more...] about Brentwood Home of the Late Actor James Garner Sells for $10M
Trump has already withdrawn the United States from other UN agencies -- such as the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) -- and from such landmark agreements as the Paris climate accord. The latest threat to end US involvement in the WHO appears to be an attempt to divert attention from his own incompetent response to the Covid-19 outbreak, which, at the time of writing, has already infected more than 1.5 million Americans and killed more than 93,000. … [Read more...] about Is China the new leader on the world health stage?