Urban rebuilding is bringing wildlife into the heart of cities

CNN – Visions of the urban future tend to revolve around miles-tall skyscrapers, flying cars and high-tech solutions to sustainability challenges. But another vision predicts a return to the wilderness upon which cities were once built, complete with forests and wild animals long lost. This vision is beginning to materialize in major cities around the … Read more

Football or soccer? It’s complicated…

CNN – “A rose by any other name has a sweet scent.” William Shakespeare had no idea those same words would apply to one of today’s ongoing competing terms that stretches across the Atlantic – the association football versus soccer debate. or like The Blazers Men’s Podcast Once upon a time, soccer was “America’s sport … Read more

FIFA says crusader uniforms worn by England fans are ‘offensive’

CNN – former to England clash in the World Cup with the United States On Friday, the governing body of world football FIFA He said the crusader uniforms worn by England fans were “offensive”. Some England fans attend sporting events dressed as the English Shepherd Saint George, complete with plastic helmets, crosses and swords. FIFA … Read more

Falling home prices is coming. High unemployment could make it much worse

London CNN Business – Last year, Auckland’s largest real estate company was unable to sell properties fast enough to meet demand in New Zealand’s largest city. Homes were “flying out the door,” said Grant Sykes, a principal at the Barfoot & Thompson real estate agency. “There were chin-breaking moments when agents would stand across the … Read more

Iranian players remain silent during the national anthem at the World Cup in apparent protest against the Iranian regime

Doha, Qatar CNN – Even before the ball was kicked in Iran world Cup In the opening match against England on Monday, Iran’s players made a strong statement. In what appeared to be a show of solidarity with them protest at home, The players stood silently as Iran’s national anthem played around Khalifa International Stadium … Read more

An official said that an oil tanker was hit by a drone carrying bombs off Oman

An oil tanker linked to an Israeli billionaire was hit by a drone carrying bombs off the coast of Oman, an official told the Associated Press on Wednesday, amid escalating tensions with Iran. A defense official in the Middle East said that the attack on the oil tanker flying the flag of Liberia Pacific Zircon … Read more

G20 split over attempt to condemn Russia’s invasion of Ukraine

Most G20 members can strongly condemn the Ukraine war Zelensky urges G20 to help end war under his plan Indonesia urges action on global economic problems Xi will hold meetings with many other leaders NUSA DUA, Indonesia (Reuters) – Discord surfaced at the G20 summit on Tuesday, where the United States and its allies backed … Read more

Stocks fall, dollar stabilizes ahead of US inflation data

SYDNEY/LONDON (Reuters) – Stock markets fell on Thursday and the dollar held overnight gains ahead of US inflation data that will weigh on the Federal Reserve’s rate plans, while the potential collapse of a major cryptocurrency exchange worried investors. European STOXX 600 Index (.stoxx) The broadest index in Asia fell 0.4% outside Japan (MIAPJ0000PUS.) It … Read more

Khvicha Kvaratskhelia: the Georgian sensation of Naples calls it “Kvaradona”

CNN – “When they see infidels, they see Maradona.” Napoli have always been fascinated by their exorcist attacking players. In recent years, there have been Dries Mertens and Lorenzo Insigne. A few years ago it was Marek Hamsik and Ezequiel Lavezzi. But no one is more famous – or loved by Napoli fans – than … Read more

Booming Wall Street boosts global and European stocks; oil drops

WASHINGTON/LONDON (Reuters) – Global and European stocks rose on Friday as Wall Street extended gains amid hopes of a slowdown in some central banks to raise interest rates. Commodity prices took a hit from the strength of the US dollar. Oil prices fell after China, the largest importer of crude, expanded its restrictions on the … Read more