Trump did not give a timeline or specify exactly what privileges would be yanked from Hong Kong, a global financial hub that could see its status tarnished by the move.Trump said Hong Kong is not entitled to special treatment by the United States, because it is no longer autonomous from mainland China. He said he would direct his advisers to begin the process of eliminating the “full range” of perks that Hong Kong now enjoys, which includes export controls, tariff exemptions and other benefits. Relationship with the World Health Organization, blasting the multilateral institution as a tool of China.
As Australia’s unprecedented bushfires destroyed over 31 million acres in early 2020, a Facebook fundraiser launched by comedian Celeste Barber went viral. Initially aimed at supporting rural New South Wales firefighters, the appeal eventually raised over A$51 million from 1.3 million donors across the globe. It was the largest fundraiser in Facebook’s history, eclipsing its predecessor by A$20 million..
SERAMI is partly owned by Juan Carlos Ynfante, according to two people familiar with the company. Ynfante was arrested last year in Grand Cayman island for piloting an aircraft with $135,000 in undeclared cash. Federal forfeiture case in which a plane with the company’s logo was seized in Ft.
You already know Shaun White as the snowboarder who’s won gold twice at the Olympics and is a 15 time X Games gold medalist. But for years he’s been flirting with all sorts of interests beyond the half pipe, from playing guitar in his band Bad Things to making sunglasses with Oakley, and now he’s realized a longtime ambition: creating a clothing line for guys his age with Macy’s called WHT SPACE. For White that means he’s trading in bright blue tees with skateboarding skeletons and his name screaming across the front for sleek black and white souvenir bombers and leather motorcycle jackets..
Was survival mode where we implored next man up, coach Ed Cooley said. Want opportunities and they got it. All the shuffling made the victory especially satisfying for the Friars, who got a season low four points from Dunn. “I saw categories at awards shows changing how many females were nominated because they didn’t even have enough to nominate,” she said. “I wanted to do something about this, but what? When I signed my artist deal, I desperately wanted to use my platform to shine a light on this, but in a positive way, because I’m a positive person. Kind of like the kill them with kindness thinking.