Though the official results of the 2020 US presidential election have not yet been announced, major US media outlets have projected Democratic candidate Joe Biden as the winner. The US president, Donald Trump, refuses to concede, claiming that the election was "rigged", suggesting that massive irregularities occurred during the voting.
China Bloom, a Chinese developer company, bought a 99-year lease on a portion of Keswick Island, in central east Queensland, in 2019, according to The Daily Mail. Since that time, reports have emerged that locals have been disappointed with the new management of the island and are concerned about its ecological future.
The US Senate majority leader, Mitch McConnell, said Republicans are planning a new coronavirus relief bill that President Donald Trump could sign into law by December 11, spawning protest from angry activists accusing Congress of failing to pass a second stimulus deal.
The exchange between Australia and China over Beijing's fake image showing an Australian soldier smiling while slitting the throat of an Afghan child comes amid another scandal, with an alleged photo of an unidentified ADF special forces soldier in a bar, drinking a beer from the prosthetic leg of a dead Taliban fighter.
Israel is bracing itself for drama today as members of the opposition prepare to present a motion aimed at dissolving the nation's parliament.
The global death toll from the coronavirus infection has topped 1.47 million, with a total of 63.7 million cases of the virus having been detected worldwide, according to Baltimore, Maryland's Johns Hopkins University.
A firm handshake in Western culture is generally considered to be a sign of confidence and respect for others. A seemingly weak handshake can be seen by some as a sign of disregard, instead of making a good impression. Scientists may now have a reasonable answer to the causes of male hand grip strength.
The queer Canadian actor has long been a crusader for LGBTQ rights and highlighted the epidemic of violence and discrimination transgender people face in his coming out post on Twitter and Instagram on Tuesday.