2022-08-09: News Headlines

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-09). Biden Says He's 'Proud' of US Support for Israel After Gaza Bombardment Kills 45, Including 16 Children. news.antiwar.com President Biden The bombing campaign started on Friday when Israel targeted a leader of the Palestinian group Islamic Jihad in Gaza. The initial strike killed an Islamic J…

WSWS (2022-08-09). Gaza slaughter: Israel's war crimes and US hypocrisy. wsws.org The three-day bloodbath is an indictment of Zionism, imperialism and the venal and corrupt Arab bourgeoisie.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-08-09). Loud explosions heard near Russian military airbase in Crimea. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Local people in western Crimea said they heard several loud explosions and saw black smoke rising from the direction of a Russian military airbase at Novofedorivka on Tuesday.

____ (2022-08-09). U.S. massacres civilians in wars in the Middle East: report. ecns.cn The United States has committed crimes by launching wars in the Middle East and surrounding regions that have caused mass killing of civilians, said a report released Tuesday by the China Society for Human Rights Studies (CSHRS).

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-08-09). I don't believe US killed Afghan people by mistake: Karzai. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Former president Hamid Karzai pointed to the disgraceful US withdrawal from Afghanistan and said Washington killed many Afghans for no reason.

Staff (2022-08-09). Ukraine halts Russian oil supply to EU. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Ukraine's state oil pipeline operator Ukrtransnafta has stopped pumping Russian crude to the EU through the southern branch of the Druzhba pipeline.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-09). Ukrainian Terrorism: Firing Munitions Containing Petal Mines On Donbass Orphanage, Another War Crime. libya360.wordpress.com On August 6, Ukraine fired onto the territory of an orphanage in Makeevka a rocket containing the Petal mines which Ukraine has been terrorizing Donetsk civilians with since late July. The orphanage evacuated its children months ago, due to its proximity to the front lines. Nonetheless, according to the Head Physician of the orphanage, Ukraine…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Russia Halts Inspections of Facilities Under New START Treaty. telesurenglish.net On Monday, Russia's Foreign Affairs Ministry announced that its country has temporarily withdrawn its facilities from inspections under the New Strategic Arms Reduction Treaty (New START). | RELATED: | "Russia officially informed the United States… that our country was temporarily withdrawing its facilities subject to inspections under this treaty from inspection activities," the Ministry said. | Moscow was forced to suspe…

____ (2022-08-09). Russian youth protest against U.S. provocation. ecns.cn Russian youth protested on the streets against America's provocative Taiwan trip and showed their support for China on August 4 in Russia.

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-09). Zelensky Calls on West to Ban Russian Travelers, Says 'Whole Population' of Russia Is Responsible for the War. news.antiwar.com Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky on Monday said the "whole population" of Russia is responsible for the war in Ukraine and called on Western nations to ban all Russian travelers as a punishment. | "Whichever kind of Russian … make them go to Russia," Zelensky Zelensky claimed that the Wes…

Staff (2022-08-09). Russian diplomat warns about NATO's nuclear missions. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — The deployment of US nuclear weapons to non-nuclear NATO countries and missions practicing the use of these weapons raise the risk of a nuclear conflict, Russian diplomat Igor Vishnevetsky said.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-08-09). Russian MoD confirms blasts at airfield in Crimea (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Local people in western Crimea said they heard several loud explosions and saw black smoke rising from the direction of a Russian military airbase at Novofedorivka on Tuesday.

____ (2022-08-09). More than 170 countries voice staunch support for China on Taiwan question: FM Spokesperson. ecns.cn

____ (2022-08-08). Biden authorizes largest weapons assistance to Ukraine. ecns.cn The administration of U.S. President Joe Biden announced Monday that the United States will provide Ukraine with 1 billion U.S. dollars worth of additional security assistance, the largest one-time weapons package since the beginning of the Russia-Ukraine conflict.

Staff (2022-08-09). Russia warns Turkey over building drone plant in Ukraine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — If Turkish drone developer Bayrak builds a plant in Ukraine, the Russian military will consider it as a military target, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday.

Dee Knight (2022-08-09). How to Resist the Empire's Neoliberal Debt Trap. zcomm.org The US/NATO confrontation with Russia in Ukraine is achieving just the opposite of America's aim…

Fight Back (2022-08-09). Tampa community protests for rent control amidst housing crisis. fightbacknews.org Tampa, FL – On August 7, Tampa organizers rallied at city hall to demand rent control be on the ballot for the upcoming November city election. The emergency protest was called after the city council voted on August 4 against putting the rent control demand on the ballot. | Rent in Tampa has been rising rapidly, with rents being 38% higher than January 2021. Since March 15, there have been 31,357 evictions filed in Tampa as many can't keep up with the rising rent rates. The city council voted six to one on July 28 to declare a housing state of emergency, and the vote against rent control being on the ballot came…

____ (2022-08-08). U.S. white men sentenced to life in prison for killing Black jogger Ahmaud Arbery. ecns.cn Two white men were sentenced to life in prison on Monday for the 2020 murder of Black man Ahmaud Arbery.

____ (2022-08-09). Comicomment: It's time to wake up from their imperial dream. ecns.cn We no longer live in a world where the imperialist powers could run roughshod over Chinese people on Chinese soil. Today's China is not the old China humiliated and bullied over 100 years ago. It is time for these people to wake up from their imperial dream.

Juan Cole (2022-08-09). 60% of Israeli Jews support Segregation of Palestinian-Israelis. zcomm.org If the solid majority in a society systematically views a minority as disloyal and doesn't want them living in its neighborhoods, that sounds an awful lot like Apartheid…

TeleSUR, avr, JGN (2022-08-09). Solidaridad con la mujer sudafricana, øcómo surge la fecha. telesurtv.net Los crímenes cometidos por el apartheid afrikáner en Sudáfrica afectaron también a mujeres y niñas negras, quienes alzaron sus voces para rechazar toda forma de discriminación.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-09). The Intricate Fight for Africa: The Legacy of the Soviet Union vs Western Colonialism. libya360.wordpress.com Ramzy Baroud Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's recent tour in Africa was meant to be a game changer, not only in terms of Russia's relations with the continent, but in the global power struggle involving the US, Europe, China, India, Turkey and others. Many media reports and analyses placed Lavrov's visit to Egypt, the Republic of Congo,…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Lebanese Buyer Rejects Ukrainian Grain Shipment. telesurenglish.net A buyer in Lebanon has rejected the first shipment of the Ukrainian port of Ukraine's grain because of a five-month delay in the delivery. | RELATED: | The Ukrainian embassy in Beirut reported that the Sierra Leone-flagged vessel the Razoni carrying about 26, 0 tons of corn, is located in the Mediterranean sea. | Reports indicate that the Lebanese government is not directly linked to the Ukrainian shipment, as its deliver…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Ukraine Stops Transit of Russian Oil Through Its Territory. telesurenglish.net On Tuesday, the Russian pipeline operator Transneft reported that the Ukrainian company UkrTransNafta stopped pumping Russian crude through the southern branch of the Russian Druzhba pipeline, which supplies three European countries. | RELATED: | The Ukrainian company acknowledged that it had stopped the transport of Russian oil since August 4 due to "non-payment of the services offered." Its decision affects the supply of o…

WSWS (2022-08-09). Biden administration approves $1 billion military aid package for Ukraine, the largest yet. wsws.org The latest US weapons delivery announcement comes after Amnesty International and the United Nations have confirmed that the Ukrainian military is using tactics that serve to drive up civilian casualties.

Staff (2022-08-09). Bayrak drone factory in Ukraine to be targeted. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — If Turkish drone developer Bayrak builds a plant in Ukraine, the Russian military will consider it as a military target, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Tuesday.

Staff (2022-08-09). Medvedev compared Zelensky's words with Hitler's ideas. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — The statements of Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky on holding the entire Russian population responsible for the special military operation sound like Adolf Hitler's ideas, Dmitry Medvedev said.

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Kenya's General Elections Started Smoothly. telesurenglish.net On Tuesday, millions of Kenyan citizens cast their ballots at about 46,229 polling stations across the country to elect their fifth president as well as members of the National Assembly, senators, and county governors. | RELATED: | William Ruto, Kenya's sitting deputy president and a presidential candidate under the Kenya Kwanza (Kenya First) Alliance, cast his ballot at 6 a.m. local time at a primary school located in his ancestral Sugoi villag…

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-09). Biden Signs Documents Supporting Sweden and Finland Joining NATO. news.antiwar.com President Biden on Tuesday Since Sweden and Finland joining NATO makes them treaty partners of the US, their memberships needed the approval of the US Senate, where it was overwhelmingly approved

TeleSUR, ysm, JGN (2022-08-09). Indepaz denuncia asesinato de dos líderes en Ituango, Colombia. telesurtv.net Los hombres se encontraban en una reunión familiar cuando irrumpió un grupo armado, en la madrugada del domingo, y fueron asesinados a tiros.

WSWS (2022-08-09). FBI agents raid black nationalist group's homes, offices over bogus allegations of conspiracy with Russia. wsws.org The case has all the hallmarks of a political frame-up targeting the African People's Socialist Party for its opposition to the US-NATO war against Russia. It points to an attempt to intimidate and criminalize opposition to the war more broadly.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-09). Remembering One of Humanity's Worst Catastrophe's—Seventy Seven Years On. libya360.wordpress.com John Steinbach Man stands amid ruins of Hiroshima. [Source: time.com] President Harry S. Truman's decision to drop atomic bombs on Hiroshima and Nagasaki set the groundwork for an era of U.S. global hegemony and enriched corporations like General Electric, DuPont, Union Carbide, Bechtel and Westinghouse which made hundreds of billions of dollars developing generation after generation…

____ (2022-08-08). Tesla signs contract to buy Indonesia's nickel products worth 5 billion USD. ecns.cn U.S. electric carmaker Tesla Inc. has signed a deal worth 74.5 trillion rupiahs (5 billion U.S. dollars) to buy nickel products from two Indonesian producers, a minister said Monday.

Modern Slavery Exists (2022-08-09). When Billions of our Tax Dollars are given to Corporations then our Labor is Slave Labor. indybay.org Modern Slavery Exists! When we pay taxes and then the U.S. Congress votes to give billions of our tax dollars to corporations as subsidies, then we have worked as slave labor.

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-09). Biden Signs $280 Billion CHIPS and Science Act Meant to Counter China. news.antiwar.com President Biden on Monday The bill includes nearly $53 billion in funds to subsidize the domestic production of semiconductors,

Dave DeCamp (2022-08-09). Russia Says Problems Remain With Kaliningrad Transit Despite EU Deal. news.antiwar.com Russia said Tuesday that there are Lithuania announced in June that it would start enforcing EU sanctions on goods traveling through its territory by rail to Kaliningrad, angering Moscow. The EU later told Lithuania it must allow transit to Kaliningrad, but the EU set limits on the amount of sanctioned goods that could b…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Indigenous Peoples Block Highways in Guatemala. telesurenglish.net Guatemalan Indigenous peoples and over 20 social organizations will block roads on Tuesday and Thursday to protest against President Alejandro Giammattei, Attorney General Consuelo Porras, and the Special Prosecutor Against Impunity Rafael Curruchiche. | RELATED: | On Tuesday, at least 11 national highways woke up blocked in rejection of the arrest of renowned journalist Jose Zamora, corruption, and inflation.


Staff (2022-08-09). US crime against humanity in Japan not forgettable. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — People in the world will not forget August 6 and 9 which marks the anniversary of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki by the US which took the lives of over 200,000 innocent civilians.

TiJuan Flemming (2022-08-09). Chicago's Howard Brown Health Workers Are Organizing a Union. zcomm.org Workers at the Chicago nonprofit LGBTQ health provider Howard Brown say management has not prioritized what's best for either patients or workers…

Gerd Bedszent (2022-08-09). Total Competition or Repressive Administration of People. indybay.org An awareness of the monstrosities of our glorious capitalist society is the first prerequisite for thinking beyond that society. | One should always remind oneself: ..The regularities of capitalist society are not laws of nature, so they can be abolished in principle. With such abolition, a new society can become possible.

Staff (2022-08-09). China diplomat clarifies goals of military drill near Taiwan. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Beijing is conducting military drills around Taiwan to give a warning to the United States and teach a lesson to "Taiwanese separatists," Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Wang Wenbin said on Tuesday.

Staff (2022-08-09). Raeisi felicitates Singapore on National Day. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Iranian President Ebrahim Raeisi forwarded a message of congratulations to Singaporean President Halimah Yacob, felicitating the Singaporean National Day.

Best Shots (2022-08-09). Protesters Face Off with Cops at People's Park. indybay.org Photos by @calvinstewartphoto on IG. Do not reprint without permission.

WSWS (2022-08-09). FBI raids Trump estate at Mar-a-Lago. wsws.org Some 30 agents executed a search based on a judicial warrant, alleging that they were seeking evidence of a crime—apparently linked to the cover-up of the January 6 attack on the Capitol.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-08-09). Huracán Howard se aleja de las costas de México. telesurtv.net La Comisión Nacional del Agua actualizó este martes que el ciclón se aleja paulatinamente de las costas mexicanas.

WSWS (2022-08-09). UK Amazon walkouts continue: Build rank-and-file committees. wsws.org Amazon worker have proved in the last week that powerful action can be taken by the rank and file. But to succeed, they must develop their own organisations and leadership: rank-and-file committees of workers operating independently of the unions in every warehouse and depot, across all roles and tiers.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: Fingernails are clues to your health. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Psoriasis can affect fingernails and toenails, causing pitting, abnormal growth and discoloration. August is Psoriasis Awareness Month. And experts at Mayo Clinic say it's important to keep an eye on your nails, as they can provide clues to your overall health. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute youtu.be/4UE0YtSSeUg Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of…

WSWS (2022-08-09). National Labor Relations Board orders United Mine Workers of America to pay $13.3 million to Warrior Met for lost profits incurred during strike. wsws.org The National Labor Relations Board ruled on July 22 that the UMWA is responsible for $13.3 million in security costs and loss of profit at Warrior Met over the course of its year-long strike in Brookwood, Alabama.

Zahra Mirzafarjouyan (2022-08-09). Vienna talks step forward, draft to be discussed in capitals. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — The results of the Vienna talks are to be discussed in the capitals of the involved countries and despite progress made contrary to western media claims it is too early to talk about reaching an agreement.

____ (2022-08-09). U.S. commits serious human rights violations in the Middle East and beyond: report. ecns.cn The China Society for Human Rights Studies (CSHRS) on Tuesday released a report, revealing that U.S. crimes have not only led to frequent and repeated wars in the Middle East and other places, plunging them into the quagmire of conflict and security dilemmas, but seriously undermined the right to life, health, personal dignity, freedom of religious belief, survival and development.

____ (2022-08-09). Diplomat reiterates opposition to AUKUS nuclear sub pact. ecns.cn A senior Chinese diplomat on Monday reiterated China's opposition to nuclear submarine cooperation between the U.S., Britain and Australia and warned Japan and related countries not to replicate "nuclear sharing" in the Asia-Pacific region.

Staff (2022-08-09). All sides must be serious about achieving text of final agt. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Iran's Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian says all parties involved in the Vienna talks on the revival of the JCPOA must take serious steps toward reaching the final text of an agreement.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Expert Alert: What a formula change may mean for Black patients in need of a kidney transplant. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Experts are hoping a new requirement that all U.S. transplant centers use a race-neutral formula to determine eligibility for a kidney transplant will improve African American access to lifesaving transplants. "This is an essential step toward reducing racial inequity in access to kidney transplantation," says Naim Issa, M.D., a Mayo Clinic nephrologist. "The inclusion of race in the calculation of kidney function has been linked to disparities in care for African Americans,…

Unitarian Universalist Forum (2022-08-09). Sunday 9/18: The U.S. War with Mexico, Manifest Destiny and the Rise of the U.S. Empire. indybay.org UUSF 1187 Franklin @ Geary, MLK Room or Join the conversation on Zoom: | zoom.us/j/91297649127pwd=eitYTk1nVVFPdVl…

RiseUp4AbortionRightsBayArea (2022-08-09). Wednesday 8/10: Police Brutality Against Protesters: John Burris to Announce Case Against City of SF. indybay.org The Chase Center | 3rd St between 16th & Warriors Way…

Staff (2022-08-09). Syrian army thwarts terrorists plot in Idlib. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Syrian army managed to thwart a terrorist plot in Idlib province in the northwestern country.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: Learning the ABCDEs of melanoma. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Melanoma is a type of skin cancer that develops in cells that produce your skin's pigment. Regular skin checks can help you identify the warning signs and differentiate melanoma from noncancerous skin formations, according to the American Academy of Dermatology. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute www.youtube.com/watch?v=1cMEGrDdVGE Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 00) is in the downloads at the end of…

International Overdose Awareness Day (2022-08-09). Wednesday 8/31: International Overdose Awareness Day 2022. indybay.org In Person (4: 30-6pm): | Aptos Village Park | 100 Aptos Creek Road, Aptos | Virtual Event (12-1: 30pm). Registration: | us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZYrcu6…

Infobrics (2022-08-09). Russia-India Relations in a Transformative World. infobrics.org India has made sure that no forum that it is part of takes a stance against Russia. India has ensured its strategic relations with Russia. The huge Indian market and defence capabilities enable India to retain strategic autonomy, writes Anuradha Chenoy, Adjunct Professor, Jindal Global University…

Staff (2022-08-09). Iranian satellite 'Khayyam' launched into space (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — A Russian space agency launched Iran's Khayyam satellite into space.

Staff (2022-08-09). JCPOA has all reasons to survive but devil is in details. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — The Russian envoy to the Vienna talks Mikhail Ulyanov says that the JCPOA has all reasons to survive with all respect to all nuclear deal participants but as always the devil is in the details.

Staff (2022-08-09). Launch of Khayyam satellite landmark in Iran-Russia coop. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Yuri Borisov, head of Russia's state space corporation Roscosmos, hailed the launch of the Iranian satellite 'Khayyam' as an "important landmark" in cooperation between Moscow and Tehran.

Derrick Broze (2022-08-09). Recently Released Emails Provide More Evidence of Big Tech-Government Collusion. thelastamericanvagabond.com Emails released as part of several open records requests and lawsuits provide a behind-the-scenes look at the level of collaboration between the U.S. government and Big Tech companies — including targeting The Last American Vagabond's Twitter account. In July 2021, former White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki acknowledged that the White House was working with

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-09). Colombian Government Announces Official Resumption of Peace Talks with ELN. libya360.wordpress.com Michele de Mello The administration of Gustavo Petro and Francia Márquez has vowed to prioritize peace and ameliorate the devastating setbacks the processes had under Ivan Duque. Cuba, Ecuador, Chile and Norway have been chosen to mediate the negotiations between Petro's administration and the guerrilla group In the first press conference to local media after…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2022-08-09). Cuban Soldiers and Workers Tirelessly Fight the Matanzas Fire. libya360.wordpress.com "It is admirable the performance of the Revolutionary Armed Forces' helicopter pilots, flying over the darkest and hottest area of the Matanzas incident," President Diaz-Canel said. On Monday, Cuba's President Miguel Diaz-Canel highlighted the heroism of the helicopter pilots, firefighters and workers who are working non-stop to control the fire that broke out at the…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Argentine Central Bank Expects Its Reserves to Rise Soon. telesurenglish.net On Tuesday, Miguel Pesce, the president of the Central Bank of Argentina (BCRA), said that his institution has the appropriate levels of reserves to face its obligations, despite the fact that it had to face a strong purchase of foreign currency on Monday due to energy imports. | RELATED: | Currently, the Central Bank is a net seller of foreign currency and barely has a stock of reserves of US$959 million. Accor…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). China Launches Emergency Response for Typhoon and Floods. telesurenglish.net China activated a level-IV emergency response on Tuesday as the seventh typhoon of this year approaches the country's southern coastal areas. | RELATED: | The State Flood Control and Drought Relief Headquarters initiated the emergency response in Guangdong, Guangxi, Hainan, Fujian and other provinces, in light of gales and heavy rains triggered by the typhoon Mulan, which is likely to make landfall from the northeastern coast of Hainan island to the western coast of…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Cuba: Joint Forces Advance in Controlling Fire in Matanzas. telesurenglish.net Cuban authorities and emergency corps, together with teams from Mexico and Venezuela, continue the tasks to control the fire at the Matanzas supertanker base for the fourth consecutive day, amid complications due to the prevailing weather conditions in the area. | RELATED: | The second chief of the National Department of Extinction of the Cuban Fire Department, Lieutenant Colonel Alexander àÅvalos Jorge, explained duri…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Ecuadorian Government Refuses to Release Jorge Glas. telesurenglish.net On Monday, Ruben Molina, judge of the Specialized Judicial Unit for Penitentiary Guarantees of Portoviejo City, accepted a writ of habeas corpus in favor of Jorge Glas, who was vice president during the presidencies of Rafael Correa and Lenin Moreno. | RELATED: | In substantiating his decision, Molina mentioned that the Ecuadorian authorities had not adequately attended his needs and had violated his "rights to healt…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Over 2 ,000 Liters of Water Have Been Thrown on Matanzas Fire. telesurenglish.net Until Monday night, the helicopters of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Cuba had carried out over 100 missions to drop water on the fire at the base of fuel depots in Matanzas City. | RELATED: | Each of the missions spilled some 2, 0 liters of water on the fire, which started last Friday when lightning struck a tank containing millions of liters of hydrocarbons. | The explosions, with columns of fire of several tens of met…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Petro Confirms Work Is Underway To Reopen Border With Venezuela. telesurenglish.net "Before the possession, the normalization of relations is being worked on, which is a process that involves the opening of the border (…) at the moment the foreign minister has made contacts with the other government to process the opening of the border," he said. | RELATED: | Regarding rumors of a possible visit of Nicolás Maduro to Colombia, President Petro said "no." | Regarding the Venezuelan Minister of Def…

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). Venezuela Demands the Return of Its Assets Held Abroad. telesurenglish.net On Monday, Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro called on his compatriots to mobilize to reject the illegal appropriation of Venezuelan assets abroad. | RELATED: | The mobilizations seek to show the international community that the Bolivarian people reject actions such as the retention of the gold reserves of the Venezuelan Central Bank carried out by England, the appropriation of the assets belonging to CITGO Petroleum C…

TeleSUR -mes -HIM (2022-08-09). Gremios argentinos rechazan detención de avión venezolano. telesurtv.net La manifestación desarrollada en plaza de Mayo, denunció la detención arbitraria de trabajadores venezolanos e iraníes en Argentina, miembros de la tripulación de la aeronave.

____ (2022-08-09). Hainan to eliminate COVID-19 cases at community level by Friday. ecns.cn South China's Hainan Province announced that it will eliminate all COVID-19 cases at the community level as of Friday, according to its working group for response to COVID-19 on Monday.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-08-09). Gremios guatemaltecos se movilizarán en contra de la corrupción. telesurtv.net El elevado costo de la canasta básica, la criminalización y la impunidad ante diferentes se encuentran entre los motivos fundamentales del llamado al paro.

Staff (2022-08-09). EEUU anuncia un plan estratégico para àÅfrica, para contrarrestar "avance de China y Rusia" cubadebate.cu La Casa Blanca publicó una nueva estrategia para àÅfrica subsahariana con el objetivo de promover los intereses estadounidenses en materia de seguridad nacional en el continente durante los próximos cinco años mediante la colaboración de socios regionales y mundiales. El documento forma parte de la Estrategia de Defensa Nacional 2022.

Staff (2022-08-09). Several injured during Zionists' raid on WB (+VIDEO). en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — News sources on Tuesday morning reported that several Palestinian citizens were injured during the Israeli regime's forces' raid on West Bank.

TeleSUR- jaa- JL (2022-08-09). Presidente de Colombia sostiene encuentro con canciller cubano. telesurtv.net "Confirmamos disposición a fortalecer los profundos lazos culturales e históricos entre nuestros pueblos", expresó el canciller cubano.

Staff (2022-08-09). 500 foreign tourists attend mourning ceremonies in Yazd. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Director General of Cultural Heritage, Tourism and Handicrafts of Yazd Province announced the presence of more than 500 foreign tourists in the religious ceremonies of the month of Muharram in the province.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Syphilis: A rising community presence. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org EAU CLAIRE, Wis. — The infection rate of syphilis is increasing. The rate of infection has increased by 81% in Iowa, 28% in Minnesota and 34% in Wisconsin from 2016 to 2020, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Across the country, syphilis infections increased over the same time by 52%. Here are answers to questions on how to prevent and treat this infection: What is syphilis? "Syphilis is a sexually transmitted infection spread…

____ (2022-08-09). Comicomment: It's time to wake up from imperial dream. ecns.cn We no longer live in a world where the imperialist powers could run roughshod over Chinese people on Chinese soil. Today's China is not the old China humiliated and bullied over 100 years ago. It is time for these people to wake up from their imperial dream.

TeleSUR -ysm- JL (2022-08-09). Presentan balance sobre lesionados de incendio en Matanzas. telesurtv.net En la jornada se dieron 103 altas médicas y 22 pacientes continúan hospitalizados, de los cuales cinco están en estado crítico, dos graves y 15 bajo cuidado.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Diets higher in calcium and potassium may help prevent recurrent symptomatic kidney stones, Mayo Clinic study finds. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — ≠ Kidney stones can cause not only excruciating pain but also are associated with chronic kidney disease, osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease. If you've experienced a kidney stone once, you have a 30% chance of having another kidney stone within five years. Changes in diet are often prescribed to prevent recurrent symptomatic kidney stones. However, little research is available regarding dietary changes for those who have one incident of kidney stone formation versus those…

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-08-09). Soldados israelíes asesinan a tiros a adolescente palestino. telesurtv.net Moamen Yassin Jaber, de 17 años, falleció por heridas críticas provocadas por una bala explosiva que le atravesó el corazón.

Yes on Empty Home Tax 2022 (2022-08-09). Saturday 8/20: Empty Home Tax: November Vote Launch Party. indybay.org Shanty Shack Brewing, 138 Fern St, Santa Cruz…

____ (2022-08-08). Chinese, Mongolian FMs hold talks on boosting ties. ecns.cn Chinese State Councilor and Foreign Minister Wang Yi and Mongolian Foreign Minister Batmunkh Battsetseg agreed to further enhance ties between the two countries during their talks here on Monday.

TeleSUR- lvm- JL (2022-08-09). Perú supera los 0 casos de viruela símica. telesurtv.net La cartera sanitaria subrayó que se registraron 185 altas médicas.

____ (2022-08-08). Ministry dismisses West's accusations over tensions. ecns.cn China will continue to lodge stern representations with the United States over US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's visit to Taiwan, urging Washington to refrain from conniving with and supporting "Taiwan independence" forces and to stop playing the "Taiwan card" to contain China.

TeleSUR- jaa- JL (2022-08-09). Presidente Maduro anuncia campaña para recuperar activos de Venezuela en el exterior. telesurtv.net "Vamos a enfrentarlos con todo si continúa la persecución criminal de Estados Unidos contra Conviasa", apuntó el mandatario venezolano.

Staff (2022-08-09). Hoy en la Mesa Redonda: Biocen, treinta años al servicio de la ciencia y la salud en Cuba. mesaredonda.cubadebate.cu Directivos principales del Centro Nacional de Biopreparados (BioCen) comparecen este martes en la Mesa Redonda para informar sobre los resultados y las investigaciones de esta importante institución nacida en 1992 y que es hoy una Empresa de Alta Tecnología, con importantes aportes a la batalla cubana contra la pandemia de COVID-19.

Staff (2022-08-09). Leader attends mourning ceremony of 'Sham-e-Ghariban'. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Leader of the Islamic Revolution Ayatollah Seyyed Ali Khamenei attended the mourning ceremony of Sham-e-Ghariban (Night of the Forsaken) at Husseiniyah of Imam Khomeini (RA) in Tehran on Monday.

WSWS (2022-08-09). In wake of Pelosi visit, US-China military standoff continues. wsws.org The American nuclear aircraft carrier the USS Ronald Reagan and its strike group have been ordered to remain in waters near Taiwan, as the Chinese military yesterday announced ongoing military drills.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Science Saturday: Addressing the challenges of chimeric antigen receptor-T cell therapy. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Chimeric antigen receptor-T cell therapy (CAR-T cell therapy) — a type of immunotherapy that reprograms a patient's T cells to recognize and destroy cancer cells — has revolutionized the treatment of blood cancers. While the technique has successfully sent patients with advanced disease into remission, it is far from perfect. CAR-T cell therapy has three main problems that Mayo is seeking to address to bring the full potential of this promising treatment to patients, says Saad Kenderian,…

____ (2022-08-08). Hainan helps tourists stranded amid outbreak. ecns.cn The authorities in Hainan province are working hard to assist tourists who have been stranded amid a new outbreak of COVID-19 that has so far affected 13 cities and counties across the island.

____ (2022-08-08). New demand may boost future exports. ecns.cn China's exports are expected to become more resilient as demand from emerging markets such as the Association of Southeast Asian Nations and India expands rapidly, experts said on Monday after reviewing official data that Customs released on Sunday.

Staff (2022-08-09). Gathering in Tehran in support of Palestine. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — A group of Tehraners, both men and women, held a rally in Palestine roundabout in downtown the capital to denounce the crimes committed by the Israeli regime against the people of Palestine on Tuesday afternoon.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). First-in-human trial shows promise for hard-to-treat ventricular tachycardia heart rhythms. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — A first-in-human multicenter trial involving Mayo Clinic used a new ablation technique for patients with ventricular tachycardia, an abnormally rapid heart rhythm that is a leading cause of sudden cardiac death worldwide. The trial tested needle ablation using in-catheter, heated, saline-enhanced, radio frequency energy, also known as SERF, to substantially increase heat transfer, compared to conventional ablation methods. The new process produces deeper, controllable lesion scars at sites inside the heart muscle….

Center for Biological Diversity (2022-08-09). Legal Agreements Block Drilling, Fracking Across 1 Million Acres in Central California. indybay.org BAKERSFIELD, Calif., August 1, 2022 — Community and conservation groups and the U.S. Bureau of Land Management reached an agreement today to suspend new oil and gas leasing across more than 1 million acres of public lands in California's Central Valley and Central Coast.

____ (2022-08-09). Qinghai Lake: mirror of the sky. ecns.cn Aerial view of Qinghai Lake, dubbed the "Most beautiful lake in China", in Gonghe County, Hainan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Qinghai Province, Aug. 8, 2022.

Aidan Hill (2022-08-09). Response to Berkeleyside's People's Park Coverage. indybay.org Peoples Park community is not anti-development; we are fighting climate change and do not support the redlining of our Southside district. UC Berkeley can build on sites that are not historically significant. We are anti-fascists centering on urban ecology, consensus decision-making, and rematriation of this land back to the Ohlone people.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-08-09). Venezolanos se movilizan contra secuestro de bienes nacionales. telesurtv.net Trabajadores y miembros de movimientos sociales marchan pacíficamente por las principales calles de Caracas en rechazo al robo de los activos venezolanos, retenidos ilegalmente.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Ask the Mayo Mom: Practical approaches to breastfeeding. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Breastfeeding can be challenging, but help is available for new mothers. Lactation consultants, either at the hospital or through organizations like La Leche League, can help with learning the positions that work best mom and baby, and offer tips that can help with learning this new skill of breastfeeding. While breastfeeding benefits for the baby are well-known, the mother also benefits. "It's definitely a great healthy choice for moms to breastfeed," explains Rebekah Huppert, a lactation consultant and nurse…

____ (2022-08-09). China intensifies crackdown on cryptocurrency hype, speculation. ecns.cn China's internet watchdog on Tuesday said it had intensified a crackdown on illegal online information that may lead to speculation and fraud involving cryptocurrency.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: Preparing your pantry for severe weather. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org As hurricane season ramps up, emergency management officials recommend that residents in coastal communities plan for an active few months. Having the right supplies, creating a meal plan and knowing when food is no longer safe to consume from a refrigerator or freezer are all important pieces of a safety plan. Watch: The Mayo Clinic Minute www.youtube.com/watch?v=V0q0eTdux60 Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (1: 02) is in the downloads at the end of…

____ (2022-08-09). Maglev line opens to tourists in Fenghuang. ecns.cn Fenghuang in Hunan province has become the first county-level area in the country to open a magnetic levitation, or maglev, railway line.

WSWS (2022-08-09). Monkeypox confirmed at Sterling Heights Assembly Plant as infections rise across Detroit area. wsws.org With monkeypox cases expanding rapidly in the Detroit area, the report of an infection at Sterling Heights Assembly is a concerning development.

____ (2022-08-08). Moscow Exchange suspends trading in Japanese yen. ecns.cn The Moscow Exchange suspended trading in Japanese yen on Monday.

____ (2022-08-09). China's second lab module Mengtian delivered to launch site. ecns.cn Mengtian, meaning "Dreaming of Heavens", the second lab module of China's Tiangong Space Station, is transported from its production site to the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in south China's Hainan Province.

____ (2022-08-09). Applicability of one-China principle is universal, unconditional, indisputable: FM Spokesperson. ecns.cn

TeleSUR, JGN (2022-08-09). Helicópteros cubanos realizan más de 100 misiones de lanzamiento de agua sobre incendio. telesurtv.net En las labores de control del incendio en Matanzas participan bomberos y trabajadores de Cuba, apoyados por expertos de México y Venezuela.

Staff (2022-08-09). China continuará sus ejercicios militares en torno a Taiwán. cubadebate.cu La Fuerza Aérea y la Armada de China continuarán con sus ejercicios militares conjuntos en el espacio aéreo y las aguas alrededor de Taiwán, según lo anunció este martes Pekín. De acuerdo con el Comando del Teatro Oriental del Ejército Popular de Liberación, los simulacros estarán enfocados a la práctica de operaciones conjuntas de "defensa" y "bloqueo".

Staff (2022-08-09). Unión Eléctrica: Persistirán afectaciones en el servicio eléctrico este martes. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica informa que el servicio se afectará, por déficit en la capacidad de generación, con un máximo de 950 MW en el horario diurno y 877 MW en el pico de este martes. Este lunes se afectó el servicio por déficit de capacidad las 24 horas, con un máximo de 1 537 MW a las 20: 40 horas, y se mantuvo la afectación durante la madrugada.

Our Streets (2022-08-09). Taking the Streets for Reproductive Justice in Palo Alto. indybay.org 1 minute mp4 video by Lis Cox. | Photos by Jim Colton, ProBonoPhoto.org | Please credit the creators…

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-08-09). Rusia acusa a Ucrania de poner en riesgo la seguridad de Europa. telesurtv.net Las fuerzas ucranianas fueron acusadas este lunes por el Gobierno de Rusia de bombardear la planta de energía nuclear de Zaporiyia.

David Giesen (2022-08-09). Monday 8/8: On line discussion of SF's housing woes. indybay.org ZOOM: | us05web.zoom.us/j/87342423861?pwd=UUtkMG…

Staff (2022-08-09). Banco Central de Cuba: Habilitadas operaciones de compra de monedas extranjeras en cajeros automáticos y Cadeca. cubadebate.cu El Banco Central de Cuba informó que a partir de este martes 9 de agosto se inician las operaciones de compra de las monedas extranjeras aceptadas actualmente en el país en los cajeros automáticos y los terminales de puntos de venta ubicados en bancos, Cadeca y comercios que actualmente ofrecen sus productos y servicios en CUP.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-08-09). Japón recuerda ataque nuclear de EE.UU. en Nagasaki. telesurtv.net En el aniversario 77 del lanzamiento de la bomba atómica en Hiroshima y Nagasaki, el alcalde de esta última ciudad afirmó que el uso de armas nucleares es "una crisis tangible presente".

TeleSUR, JCM, JDO (2022-08-09). Trabajan ininterrumpidamente para sofocar incendio en Matanzas. telesurtv.net Nuevos medios aéreos se incorporaron a combatir el incendio en la base de supertanqueros de la occidental provincia cubana.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-08-09). Justicia de Ecuador arremete contra juez que falló sobre caso Glas. telesurtv.net El Consejo de la Judicatura afirmó en un comunicado que "actuará con absoluta firmeza en el ámbito de sus competencias".

Staff (2022-08-09). China UN envoy urges US to make immediate decisions in Vienna. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — China's Permanent Representative to the UN in Vienna says the United States must abandon politicization and make immediate political decisions to help bring about an early agreement in the Vienna talks.

Staff (2022-08-09). 3 killed, injured in mine blast in Yemen. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — News sources on Monday night reported that 3 people were killed and injured after a mine left from the attacks of the Saudi coalition exploded.

WSWS (2022-08-09). Michigan attorney general requests criminal charges against multiple Republican politicians, far-right sheriff for tampering with voting machines. wsws.org Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel sent a petition requesting a special prosecutor criminally investigate Republican attorney general candidate Matthew DePerno, among others, for engaging in a "conspiracy" to break into voting machines.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-08-09). Comicios generales en Kenia transcurren con normalidad. telesurtv.net Unos 22.1 millones de ciudadanos de una población nacional de alrededor de 55 millones de habitantes se registraron para la votación.

____ (2022-08-09). Chongqing grants first unmanned driving permits. ecns.cn Chongqing's Yongchuan district granted China's first unmanned autonomous driving permits to five Baidu taxis on Wednesday, allowing for no human driver or safety operator to be in the vehicle on public roads for the first time.

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). US Has World's Biggest Monkeypox Outbreak: USA Today. telesurenglish.net The U.S. story of monkeypox feels to experts frustratingly like a replay of the first months of the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020, reported USA Today last week. | RELATED: | "Testing took too long to get launched. Data hasn't revealed the full extent of the outbreak. The spread wasn't stopped quickly enough," said the report. | Monkeypox was supposed to be different, because it is much harder to transmit, treatments and vaccines were already available, much was know…

____ (2022-08-09). U.S. seeks regime change in Middle East, violates human rights: report. ecns.cn The United States has coercively promoted American values in the Middle East, pushing for regime change, forcibly transplanting "American democracy," and infringing upon others' sovereignty and human rights.

TeleSUR-mcs- JL (2022-08-09). México instala puente aéreo para combatir siniestro en Cuba. telesurtv.net De acuerdo con las autoridades, el primer vuelo arribó a Cuba, con personal capacitado para la atención de incendios, equipos para luchar contra incendios y medicamentos.

____ (2022-08-09). Asian Games-themed airplane unveiled in Hangzhou. ecns.cn The Asian Games Hangzhou 2022-themed airplane was unveiled on Monday. The plane features artwork themed around the Asian Games, including slogans and mascots.

TeleSUR, MER (2022-08-09). Presidente de AN venezolana condena retención de avión en Argentina. telesurtv.net El presidente del Parlamento reiteró el llamado para que el avión retenido en Argentina sea devuelto a Venezuela.

Staff (2022-08-09). Iranians hold rally in support of Palestine in Tehran. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Tehranian women and men gathered in front of the Palestine Embassy in downtown the capital to denounce the crimes committed by the Israeli regime against the people of Palestine.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-09). Explosiones en aeropuerto ruso en Crimea dejan un muerto. telesurtv.net El Ministerio de Defensa ruso atribuye las explosiones a detonaciones de las municiones almacenadas en una base militar.

Staff (2022-08-09). Vale la pena… volver a escuchar: Hacer prevalecer nuestros buenos sentimientos (+ Podcast). cubadebate.cu Cuando las cosas marchan bien, es natural que los buenos sentimientos emerjan. No es así cuando aparecen los obstáculos, las dificultades, los malos momentos.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). 8-1-2022 Media Only News Briefing: Reducing health disparities and addictiveness in cigarette products. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has announced proposed product standards to prohibit menthol flavor in cigarettes and prohibit all characterizing flavors in cigars. August 2nd is the deadline for public comments regarding the proposed ruling. The ruling aims to significantly reduce disease and death from combusted tobacco product use, the leading cause of preventable death in the U.S., by reducing youth experimentation and addiction, and increasing the number of smokers that quit. There are more than…

Staff (2022-08-09). Zanjan Great Husseiniya hosts ceremony of 'Sham-e-Ghariban'. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — The traditional mourning ceremony of Sham-e-Ghariban (the night of the forsaken) which refers to the evening and night of Ashura, was held in Great Husseiniya of Zanjan last night.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Minnesota boy involved in boating accident discharged from hospital after making miraculous recovery. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Five-year-old Vincent Koenig is heading home from Mayo Clinic Hospital — Rochester, Saint Marys Campus, after making a miraculous recovery from a boating accident. The little boy from Red Wing, Minnesota, was rescued from the Mississippi River after his family's boat was struck by a barge. While Vincent was wearing a life jacket, he was submerged underwater between 10 and 12 minutes. His dad spotted his orange shoes and pulled him ashore. People on-site performed…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Q&A podcast: Father-daughter duo taking part in Transplant Games of America. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Carly Kelly was born with autosomal recessive polycystic kidney disease, a disease that not only affects the kidneys, but also can lead to liver problems. She spent the first month of her life in the Neonatal ICU at Mayo Clinic, where physicians told Carly's family she would eventually need a kidney transplant. "I was the first one to register as a donor," says Tim Kelly, Carly's father. "And I was so blessed to be a…

Staff (2022-08-09). Qué trae la prensa cubana, martes 9 de agosto de 2022. cubadebate.cu

Save Parker School (2022-08-09). Sunday 8/14: No School Closures-Oakland Parker Town Hall Meeting. indybay.org Parker Community School | 7929 Ney Ave. | Oakland…

Staff (2022-08-09). Trades via Sistan and Baluchestan top 740k tons in 4 months. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — A total of 743,409 tons of goods were traded from Sistan and Baluchestan province's customs terminals and border markets in the four months of the current calendar year.

WSWS (2022-08-09). Frustration builds among nurses as union leaves them in the dark in contract talks at Michigan Medicine. wsws.org The union has kept nurses on the job for five weeks since the expiration of their previous deal July 1, a clear signal that the union is collaborating with management to work out a sellout deal.

Staff (2022-08-09). Iran to remain heart of Axis of Resistance: Nasrallah. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah, Secretary General of Lebanon's Hezbollah, said on Ashura Day that Iran, under the leadership of Imam Khamenei, to remain the heart of Axis of Resistance.

TeleSUR, ysm, JGN (2022-08-09). Protestan por alto precio del combustible en Bangladés. telesurtv.net Varias organizaciones estudiantiles de carácter progresista y de izquierda tomaron las calles de Daca, y se enfrentaron con policías.

____ (2022-08-08). Attempts to distort one-China principle doomed to fail: spokesperson. ecns.cn China on Monday expressed firm opposition to certain countries' attempt to distort, obscure and hollow out the one-China principle, calling such practices illegal as well as null and void.

JP Sottile (2022-08-09). Climate Reality Is Hitting Us Like a Breakaway Glacier. zcomm.org Breaking the feedback loop is really the only option we have left…

TeleSUR- lvm- JL (2022-08-09). España emite medidas para regular consumo de agua tras sequía. telesurtv.net La Agencia Estatal de Meteorología (Aemet) refirió que en julio de 2022 ha sido el mes más cálido jamás registrado en España.

Ali Abunimah (2022-08-09). US, Europe greenlight Israel's latest Gaza massacre. zcomm.org The reality is that it is Western weapons, money and political support that sustain and prolong Israel's settler-colonial persecution of the Palestinian people…

____ (2022-08-09). Alibaba's dual primary listing in Hong Kong gains final approval. ecns.cn Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Monday night its voluntary conversion to a dual primary listing in Hong Kong has been confirmed by the Hong Kong stock exchange.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-08-09). Iran launches foreign trade in cryptocurrency: TPO. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Alireza Peyman-Pak the head of the country's Trade Promotion Organization (TPO) said that the first transaction in cryptocurrency was done on Tuesday.

____ (2022-08-08). Chinese envoy urges U.S. political decisions to revive Iran nuke deal. ecns.cn China's Permanent Representative to the United Nations in Vienna, Wang Qun, on Monday urged the United States to make immediate political decisions to help promote an early agreement in the Iran nuclear talks.

WSWS (2022-08-09). Youth and students defend zero-COVID advocate Dr David Berger. wsws.org "Dr David Berger has been threatened by AHPRA for telling the truth, despite his reputation and dedication to saving lives in remote areas." — Sam Poon, a La Trobe University student…

WSWS (2022-08-09). Workers Struggles: The Americas. wsws.org The union for 4, 0 Columbus, Ohio, teachers announced its intent to strike over management's 3 percent pay offer while Uruguay unions have set a one-day strike for August 11 over proposed social security changes.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Sunburn treatment: What works? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Great summer days are full of relaxation, fun and plenty of sunshine. Unfortunately, spending too much time in the sun can lead to a sunburn. Your skin may be inflamed, painful and feel hot to the touch. Any exposed part of the body, including your lips, earlobes and scalp, can burn. The symptoms of sunburn usually appear a few hours after sun exposure. Unfortunately, there's no fast fix to soothe a sunburn. Once you have sunburn,…

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-09). Bangladés busca importar petróleo ruso para disminuir precios. telesurtv.net Se produce luego que los precios del transporte y otros insumos se incrementaran notablemente en el país asiático.

Staff (2022-08-09). Unión Eléctrica: Continuarán las afectaciones en el servicio eléctrico durante este martes. cubadebate.cu La Unión Eléctrica informa hoy que el servicio se afectará, por déficit en la capacidad de generación, con un máximo de 950 MW en el horario diurno y 877 MW en el pico. Este lunes se afectó el servicio por déficit de capacidad las 24 horas, con un máximo de 1 537 MW a las 20: 40 horas, y se mantuvo la afectación durante toda la madrugada.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-08-09). Gremios guatemaltecos se movilizarán contra la corrupción. telesurtv.net El elevado costo de la canasta básica, la criminalización y la impunidad ante diferentes se encuentran entre los motivos fundamentales del llamado al paro.

____ (2022-08-09). Kuwait firmly supports one-China principle. ecns.cn Kuwaiti Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Majdi Ahmed Al-Dhafiri has said his country firmly supports the one-China principle.

David Canepa (2022-08-09). Sutter Health CAN reopen the Mickelson Therapy Pool. indybay.org Background: Sutter Health has the means to reopen the Mickelson Therapy pool but doesn't want to because it can make more money by closing it and offering more profitable services in its place. Meanwhile disabled people of all ages and seniors are left without a single accessible facility on the San Francisco Peninsula. The pool has been closed for over two years.

TeleSUR, hvh, JCM (2022-08-09). México prevé rescatar este jueves a mineros de Coahuila. telesurtv.net El presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador señaló que "mañana o pasado mañana ya el tirante de agua va a ser de un metro y medio".

____ (2022-08-08). 90 pct of China import expo exhibition area booked. ecns.cn Ninety percent of the planned enterprise exhibition area has been booked for the fifth China International Import Expo (CIIE).

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Q and A: 10 nutrition myths debunked. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: As a woman in my 40s, I've experienced a wide variety of diet fads come and go. One week I read it's bad to eat carbs. The next week, it's full-fat dairy products. I've seen articles that say I should only eat between certain hours of the day. There is a lot of contradictory information. How do I distinguish between nutrition myth and fact? ANSWER: Among the sea of information about nutrition is a…

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: Can a beverage provide a brain boost? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Have you looked at the lineup of soft drinks available at your grocery store lately? Dozens of new types of beverages claim to offer a myriad of health benefits. Some include ingredients such as nootropics and adaptogens, which claim to improve brain function.In this Mayo Clinic Minute, Dr. Brent Bauer, a Mayo Clinic internist, explains what you should know about these supplements and if they really can help boost brain power. Watch: The Mayo Clinic…

Leon Kunstenaar (2022-08-09). Eviromental Protest at Chevron Refinery Remembers 2012 Fire. indybay.org Activists arrive by land and sea…

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-08-09). Juez ecuatoriano ordena liberación de exvicepresidente Glas. telesurtv.net El magistrado de la Unidad Judicial Especializada de Garantías Penitenciarias de Portoviejo, Rubén Molina, accedió a un recurso de hábeas corpus presentado por la defensa de Glas.

TeleSUR, DRL (2022-08-09). Indígenas brasileños protestan por demarcación de tierras. telesurtv.net También dirigen su lucha en defensa de los derechos para garantizar su existencia, sus cuerpos, espíritus y territorios.

Kamal Iranidoost (2022-08-09). EU expects decision 'very quickly' on agreement in Vienna. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — The EU said Tuesday it expects "very quickly" response to a "final" text offered by the bloc's foreign policy chief Josep Borrell.

TeleSUR, JCM (2022-08-09). Comicios generales en Kenia concluyen sin incidentes de violencia. telesurtv.net Unos 22.1 millones de ciudadanos de una población nacional de alrededor de 55 millones de habitantes se registraron para la votación.

Laura Wells (2022-08-09). U.S. out of — where you don't belong! indybay.org What do we want? Sovereignty, not oligarchy, colonialism, imperialism, nor meddling with our bodies.

Staff (2022-08-09). 3 dead in shooting at Florida Narcotics Anonymous meeting. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Three people are dead following a shooting and hostage situation at Narcotics Anonymous meeting in Florida, police said.

Senior & Disability Action (2022-08-09). Friday 8/12: Rally and Street Party for Safe Streets Oakland. indybay.org The Northeast corner of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd & 55th Street, Oakland Ca…

South Bay Indigenous Solidarity (2022-08-09). Thursday 8/11: South Bay Indigenous Solidarity General Meeting. indybay.org Online. Zoom registration page: us02web.zoom.us/meeting/register/tZMoc-G…

____ (2022-08-09). China's commercial rocket CERES-1 Y3 launches three satellites. ecns.cn China on Tuesday launched its CERES-1 Y3 carrier rocket from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in the northwest of China.

Staff (2022-08-09). Cuba reporta 87 nuevos casos de COVID-19 y 117 altas médicas. cubadebate.cu Al cierre del lunes 8 de agosto, se encontraban ingresados 706 pacientes, sospechosos 260 y confirmados activos 446. Según el Ministerio de Salud Pública, se realizaron en el día 1 646 muestras para la vigilancia epidemiológica de la COVID-19, resultando positivas 87. En el día hubo 117 altas y no se reportan fallecidos.

TeleSUR, jaa, JGN (2022-08-09). Celac manifiesta apoyo a Cuba tras incendio en Matanzas. telesurtv.net La Celac mostró su solidaridad con los familiares de las víctimas y con las personas que se encuentran hospitalizadas.

Brett Wilkins (2022-08-09). Sanders Crafts Amendment to Close 'Holes' in Medicare That 'Are Harming Seniors'. zcomm.org "Adding dental, vision, and hearing benefits to Medicare is supported by 84% of the American people"

____ (2022-08-09). Excavation of No. 8 sacrificial pit at Sanxingdui Ruins almost completed. ecns.cn The archaeological excavation of No. 8 sacrificial pit has entered the final stage since it began in October 2020. As the biggest sacrificial pit of the six newly discovered pits (No. 3 to No. 8), No. 8 pit is the one with most unearthed cultural artifacts.

Staff (2022-08-09). Trump denuncia que agentes del FBI allanaron su residencia en Florida. cubadebate.cu Mar-a-Lago, la mansión que el expresidente estadounidense Donald Trump posee en Palm Beach, en el sureste de Florida, fue allanada este lunes por el FBI, según anunció el propio Trump en su sitio web, quien agregó que los agentes abrieron una caja fuerte. Las acciones representan una escalada en el escrutinio policial sobre Trump.

Staff (2022-08-09). Killing women, children sign of Israeli regime's weakness. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian called the Zionists' crime of killing Palestinian women and children a sign of desperation and weakness of this regime.

____ (2022-08-09). China's space station lab module Mengtian arrives at launch site. ecns.cn Mengtian, the second lab module of China's space station, has been shipped to the launch site in southern China's Hainan province, the China Manned Space Agency said Tuesday.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-08-09). China acoge cita de medios de prensa sobre la Franja y la Ruta. telesurtv.net El foro se dedica a la cooperación regional y al diálogo de medios de comunicación sobre esta iniciativa de desarrollo global.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Preeclampsia linked to increased markers of brain cell damage, inflammation. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org ROCHESTER, Minn. — Preeclampsia is a serious complication of pregnancy characterized by high blood pressure and kidney damage. Mayo Clinic researchers found that women with a history of severe preeclampsia have more markers linked to brain cell damage and inflammation, compared to women who had uncomplicated pregnancies. The findings are being presented at the Alzheimer's Association International Conference in San Diego. Preeclampsia affects up to 15% of women. Left untreated, preeclampsia can lead to serious,…

Staff (2022-08-09). Las 3 del día: Situación en Matanzas, luego de 72 horas de la primera explosión (+Podcast). cubadebate.cu Este lunes dedicamos la emisión de Las 3 del día a continuar informado, ahora desde el lenguaje radial, sobre la marcha del incendio de la Base de Supertanqueros en Matanzas, que tuvo su primera explosión en la noche de este viernes 5 de agosto. Para ello contaremos con el testimonio de primera mano del joven periodista de Cubadebate Andy Jorge Blanco.

Staff (2022-08-09). FBI search Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago home in Florida. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Ex-US President Donald Trump has said his Florida home was "raided" by the FBI, and that agents broke open a safe.

TeleSUR (2022-08-09). US Monetary Tightening Creates Stagflation in Other Countries. telesurenglish.net The stagflation outside of the United States will be very serious as capital flight to safety causes severe debt and foreign exchange crises in many parts of the world and developing countries face imported inflation due to the strong U.S. dollar, said economist Jayati Ghosh. | — The U.S. dollar hegemony, which has been so crucial in the United States' own economic expansion, is going to become much more fragile in the future. There's no question that an increasing number of countries and central banks "are going to think of alternative ways of keeping their reserves and it's obvious it's the logical thing t…

TeleSUR, jaa, JGN (2022-08-09). Rusia informa a EE.UU. que suspende inspección de instalaciones nucleares. telesurtv.net "Nuestro objetivo es excluir esta situación inadmisible y garantizar que todos los mecanismos del Tratado START se cumplan" de forma bilateral, expresó el Gobierno ruso.

TeleSUR- lvm- JL (2022-08-09). Gobierno mexicano confirma 147 casos de viruela símica. telesurtv.net La Secretaría de Salud señala que 18 entidades federativas del país reportan contagios a la viruela.

Staff (2022-08-09). Donal Duarte, un "lobo" del béisbol en Cuba. cubadebate.cu "Todavía estoy entero", fanfarronea Donal Duarte, quien no va a jugar más, pues efectivamente se retiró con el San Luis repleto en medio de la 61 Serie Nacional de Béisbol, ante los Industriales. A los azules de la capital los admiró como rivales, pero siempre quiso ganarles. Les pegó 11 de sus 130 cuadrangulares, incluido el último de su carrera.

____ (2022-08-09). PLA Eastern Theater Command continues joint exercises around Taiwan. ecns.cn The Eastern Theater Command of the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) continued its joint combat exercises and training on Tuesday in the waters and airspace around the Taiwan Island.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Minute: Why are menthol-flavored cigarettes a concern? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Whether to ban menthol-flavored cigarettes is up for public comment through Tuesday, Aug. 2. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed banning menthol flavoring in cigarettes earlier this year, stating the additive makes menthol cigarettes easier to use, particularly among youth and young adults.Of the more than 18.5 million menthol cigarette smokers ages 12 and older in the U.S., the FDA says it expects the public health benefit of a ban on menthol to be…

____ (2022-08-09). China's new energy sector moves into high gear amid pursuit for carbon goals. ecns.cn As construction of large-scale wind and photovoltaic power bases accelerates, China's new energy sector is expected to have greater growth potential this year amid efforts to achieve "dual carbon" goals.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Q and A: New variants of COVID-19. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Cases of COVID-19 are once again surging in parts of the U.S., and I'm hearing about different strains, such as the BA.5 and BA2.75 omicron subvariants. What do I need to do to keep my family safe, especially as I prepare to send my kids back to school? My children and I have received two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine and a booster vaccination. ANSWER: Infections in the U.S. continue to rise, as COVID-19…

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-08-09). Pueblos indígenas, protectores del ambiente y la diversidad. telesurtv.net Estas comunidades viven en espacios que abarcan el 22 por ciento de la superficie terrestre de nuestro planeta y el 80 por ciento de la biodiversidad.

TeleSUR- jaa- JL (2022-08-09). Venezuela anuncia campaña para recuperar activos en el exterior. telesurtv.net "Vamos a enfrentarlos con todo si continúa la persecución criminal de Estados Unidos contra Conviasa", apuntó el mandatario venezolano.

WSWS (2022-08-09). Fire in Berlin's Grunewald forest demonstrates the political recklessness of the municipal authorities. wsws.org The irresponsible storage of tonnes of munitions and confiscated fireworks in the middle of a popular recreation area, and a fire brigade cut to the bone have led to a foreseeable catastrophe.

____ (2022-08-09). Mengtian lab module arrives at Wenchang launch center. ecns.cn Mengtian, the second lab module of China's Tiangong space station, has completed its development work and arrived at the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in south China's Hainan Province, said the China Manned Space Engineering Office (CMSEO) Tuesday.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Monkeypox has been declared a public health emergency in the US: What's that mean? newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org The Biden administration has declared monkeypox a public health emergency. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), there have been over 6,600 confirmed monkeypox cases in the U.S., with all but two states, Montana and Wyoming, reporting at least one. Dr. Richard Kennedy, co-director of Mayo Clinic's Vaccine Research Group, explains what the declaration means. "The declaration allows more flexibility to the United States Department of Health and Human Services and the…

Staff (2022-08-09). Zionist regime cannot escape failure, decline : FM spox. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman says the Zionist regime cannot escape from its inevitable fate of failure and decline by killing innocent Palestinian children.

TeleSUR, mcs, JL (2022-08-09). México empleará dron acuático para rescatar a mineros atrapados. telesurtv.net Los accidentes en minas de Coahuila suceden regularmente; durante junio de 2021, siete mineros murieron tras el colapso de otra mina de carbón en Múzquiz.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). A Q&A with a Mayo Clinic expert on monkeypox testing, more… newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Health officials continue to monitor and track increasing cases of monkeypox, a rare disease caused by the monkeypox virus. "Monkeypox is a virus that has mainly caused outbreaks in the continent of Africa. There have been over the last decade or two isolated outbreaks in countries outside of Africa, but this is the largest outbreak occurring in what we call nonendemic countries," says Matthew Binnicker, Ph.D., director of the Clinical Virology Laboratory at Mayo Clinic. The World Health Organization declared monkeypox…

TeleSUR, JL (2022-08-09). Gobierno de Venezuela prevé restablecer relaciones militares con Colombia. telesurtv.net El anuncio de Padrino López se da en medio de la voluntad política del presidente Nicolás Maduro y de su homólogo colombiano Gustavo Petro en restablecer relaciones.

TeleSUR, lvm, JGN (2022-08-09). Presidente López Obrador invita a Petro a visitar México. telesurtv.net Este domingo se realizó la toma de posesión del presidente colombiano Gustavo Petro y de la vicepresidenta Francia Márquez.

Staff (2022-08-09). Turkey targets NE Syria with drone. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — News sources on Tuesday reported a drone attack launched by Turkish forces on northeastern Syria.

____ (2022-08-08). Work starts on nation's 2nd domestically built cruise ship. ecns.cn China's second domestically built cruise ship began construction on Monday, as the nation's shipbuilding industry has basically mastered core technologies in cruise design and construction, officials and industry experts said.

Staff (2022-08-09). Donal Duarte, un "lobo" del beisbol en Cuba. cubadebate.cu "Todavía estoy entero", fanfarronea Donal Duarte, quien no va a jugar más, pues efectivamente se retiró con el San Luis repleto en medio de la 61 Serie Nacional de Beisbol, ante los Industriales. A los azules de la capital los admiró como rivales, pero siempre quiso ganarles. Les pegó 11 de sus 130 cuadrangulares, incluido el último de su carrera.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-08-09). Nueva represión israelí deja al menos tres muertos y más de 40 heridos en Cisjordania ocupada. telesurtv.net Varios comandos sionistas irrumpieron y abrieron fuego con balas reales a civiles palestinos en el centro de Nablús, tras lo cual bombardearon un edificio de viviendas.

____ (2022-08-09). Baidu starts first fully driverless Robotaxi Service in two Chinese cities. ecns.cn Chinese tech giant Baidu received permits to commercially operate five fully autonomous vehicles with no human assistants on board in Chongqing and Wuhan, marking a first for the country.

TeleSUR -HIM (2022-08-09). Conozca detalles de incidente con espada de Bolívar en toma de posesión de Petro. telesurtv.net El mandatario saliente, Iván Duque esgrimió una serie de argumentos poco sólidos para impedir la presencia de la espada de Bolívar en la ceremonia de investidura de Petro.

____ (2022-08-09). Diplomats from 30 Islamic countries visit Xinjiang. ecns.cn

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). Mayo Clinic Q and A: Treatment options for migraine. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I am a 30-year-old woman who has had migraines since I was a teenager. My pediatrician said it was likely hormonal, since they often occurred during my menstrual cycle. Over the years, I have tried various prescription and over-the-counter medications to treat migraines, as well as preventive therapies, but I continue to struggle. I feel as if my headache days are increasing. I often miss work and cannot participate in activities with friends…

United Front Committee For A Labor Party (2022-08-09). Saturday 8/13: Keep Laguna Honda OPEN! Press Conference-Speak Out To Stop Closure of Laguna Honda. indybay.org Laguna Honda Hospital | In Front of Old Entrance Steps | 375 Laguna Honda Blvd. | San Francisco…

Staff (2022-08-09). El tiempo: Lluvias en el occidente de Cuba. cubadebate.cu Desde el final de la mañana se nublará gradualmente en las provincias occidentales y en el sur del resto del país con algunos chubascos y tormentas eléctricas, que serán numerosos en el interior de occidente durante la tarde.

____ (2022-08-09). China launches three satellites in one rocket. ecns.cn Taijing-1 01/02 satellites will provide commercial remote sensing services, and Donghai-1 satellite will be used to verify the multi-mode remote sensing technology of the polarization camera.

Staff (2022-08-09). Headlines of Iran's Persian dailies on August 9. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Mehr News agency takes a look at headlines of Iran's Persian-language dailies on Tuesday, August 9.

____ (2022-08-09). Poyang Lake enters dry season at earliest recorded date. ecns.cn China's largest freshwater lake, Poyang Lake, entered dry season on Saturday, the earliest date since records started in 1951, according to the local hydrological monitoring center.

TeleSUR, JDO (2022-08-09). Fuerzas de Cuba, México y Venezuela avanzan en control de incendio en Matanzas. telesurtv.net Cuerpo de Bomberos de Cuba asegura que no existe riesgo para población que reside en los alrededores de la base de supertanqueros.

WSWS (2022-08-09). Monkeypox reported at Sterling Heights Assembly Plant as infections rise across Detroit area. wsws.org With monkeypox cases expanding rapidly in the Detroit area, the report of an infection at Sterling Heights Assembly is a concerning development.

Staff (2022-08-09). ISIL attack on N Mali leaves dozens killed. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — Malian army on late Monday reported that 21 people were killed after ISIL-affiliated terrorists attacked the northern country.

Bit of an artist myself (2022-08-09). People's Park — Its Place in the History of Land Art. indybay.org Much has been said about the political history of People's Park. People's Park is also an important piece of Land Art. Art historians and artists should speak up to preserve it. The destruction of the park by the University of California has temporarily been stopped by activists; however many trees were cut down. Legal advocates have requested a hearing, which a judge has granted. All demolition and pre-development work is legally halted until the October court hearing.

Staff (2022-08-09). Iran volleyball team B defeats Qatar at Islamic games. en.mehrnews.com TEHRAN, Aug. 09 (MNA) — The Iranian volleyball team B began the Asian games in Turkey on a high note after beating Qatar in three straight sets on Tuesday.

WSWS (2022-08-09). Killers of Ahmaud Arbery sentenced to life terms for federal hate crimes. wsws.org Travis McMichael and his father Gregory McMichael were given life sentences by a US district judge in Georgia for federal hate crime offences over the murder of 25-year-old African American jogger Ahmaud Arbery in 2020.

Newsnetwork.mayoclinic (2022-08-09). 8-5-2022 Media Only News Briefing: Back-to-school: What to know about sports, immunizations, COVID-19 and more. newsnetwork.mayoclinic.org Dr. Nipunie Rajapakse, pediatric infectious diseases specialist, and Dr. David Soma, pediatrician and sports medicine specialist, both with Mayo Clinic Children's Center, fielded questions from media around back-to-school topics. Topics included how to prepare for the start of school such as immunizations, the importance of sleep, COVID-19, as well as sports injury prevention, conditioning and more. Journalists who have already registered on the News Network can log into their accounts to download a recording of…

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