Latest News, Breaking News Updates and Photonews, Sept 16, 2020.
Breaking News Highlights:
WHO, Dr Anthony Fauci and other health professionals warn President Trump on Herd Immunity Approach to Coronavirus.
Louisville mayor confirms that the city will pay a $12 million settlement to Breonna Taylor’s family
Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates sign normalization agreements Israel.
Japan’s parliament elects Yoshihide Suga as the new prime minister
Cardi Splits from Offset, seeks legal and physical custody for herself and Kulture.
Veteran actors Kate Winslet and Anthony Hopkins honour Coronavirus frontline workers during TIFF.
Baby Yoda is Back in The Mandalorian. Watch trailer on site.
Tottenham are working on a deal to bring back Gareth Bale from Real Madrid
Nuggets to face Lakers in next round after Clipper’s Collapse
Lennard Kämna wins Stage 16 of Tour de France, Defending Champion quit.
Breaking News: General News
Medical and Health Professions warn President Trump on Herd Mentality Approach
Medical experts, including Dr Anthony Fauci and World Health Organisation, say that President Trump’s proposal of herd immunity approach to contain COVID-19 would result in a “totally unacceptable” number of deaths. not be possible out a large number of deaths.
Donald Trump, while answering questions at an ABC-hosted town hall meeting, had insinuated that coronavirus would disappear as people develop a “herd mentality,” appearing to mistake the term “herd immunity,” which occurs when enough people build an immunity to a disease, preventing its spread.
.@GStephanopoulos presses Pres. Trump on his claims that COVID-19 will "disappear."
Stephanopoulos: "It would go away out the vaccine?"
Pres. Trump: "Sure, over a period of time. Sure, time."
— ABC News (@ABC) September 16, 2020
Breaking News: Bahrain, UAE sign normalization agreements Israel
President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met the foreign ministers of Bahrain and the United Arab Emirates at the White House on Tuesday to mark normalization agreements between Israel and the two Aarab countries.
Louisville mayor affirms that the city will pay a $12 million settlement to Breonna Taylor’s family.
During a press conference on Tuesday, Mayor Greg Fischer declared that Breonna Taylor’s family will receive a $12 million reimbursement. Besides, significant police reforms will be implemented in the city.
"In addition to these policy changes, this settlement includes a payment to Breonna's estate of $12 million," announces Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer in a press conference detailing actions the city is taking to rectify the unlawful death of #BreonnaTaylor pic.twitter.com/5AA72VENau
— Bloomberg Quicktake (@Quicktake) September 15, 2020
Breonna Taylor died in March after cops executed a no-knock warrant at her apartment and shot her eight times.
Breaking News: Japan’s parliament chooses Yoshihide Suga as the new prime minister.
On Wednesday, the new leader of the Liberal Democratic Party, Yoshihide Suga, was elected as the new Prime Minister of Japan. this is the new cabinet.
He succeeds Shinzō Abe, who had to step down due to health issues.
Breaking News: Sports
London Club Tottenham Hotspurs is working on a deal to bring back former club icon Gareth Bale from Real Madrid.
Tour de France: Lennard Kämna wins Stage 16,Egan Bernal abandons race.
Lennard claimed his first career Grand Tour win on Tuesday in Stage 16 of the Tour de France. Meanwhile Slovenian rider Primož Roglič maintains the overall lead.
@Eganbernal has abandoned the #TDF2020. He is the first defending champion to abandon the Tour since Chris Froome.
Breaking News: Nuggets defeat the Clippers in Game 7 and will face the Lakers in the Western Conference Finals.
Jokic and the Nuggets are The FIRST TEAM in NBA history to come back from TWO 3-1 series deficits in the same PLAYOFFS. Nuggets meet Lakers next after beating the Clippers 104-89.
Breaking News: Entertainment News.
Anthony Hopkins, Kate Winslet show gratitude to Covid-19 Frontline workers at TFF
The renown thespians took a moment during their acceptance speeches to appreciate Covid-19 frontline workers. Both stars were honoured During the 2020 (virtual) TIFF Tribute Actors Awards.
Photo via @etalkCTV
#OnThisDay 16 September 1651 Oliver Cromwell was formally awarded the thanks of Parliament for his victory over Royalist forces at the Battle of Worcester. #BritishCivilWars #17thCentury #OTD Portrait by Robert Walker in our collection.
Baby Yoda is back. Watch the brand new trailer for #TheMandalorian and start streaming the new season Oct. 30,
— The Mandalorian (@themandalorian) September 15, 2020
Cardi B files for divorce from Offset over cheating rumours, TMZ and People report
The two artists are calling it quits after nearly three years of marriage, according to TMZ, People and other outlets.
Photo via @enews
According to the court documents, obtained by TMZ, Cardi is seeking primary physical custody as well as legal custody of their 2-year-old daughter, Kulture.