Twitter users asked if the muscle-bound police academy graduates had used up all the whey powder in Africa and how they managed to hold their breath for so long, while others compared the shirt-free motorcade to a Gay Pride event.
Democratic candidate Joe Biden used his speech in Novi, Michigan to accuse President Trump of pandering to the right. But Twitter users ridiculed his apparent dependence on a teleprompter and the small turnout at the big city drive-in rally.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - More than half of Brazilian citizens are ready to get vaccinated against the new coronavirus infection with a Russian-made vaccine, CNN Brasil broadcaster reported, citing a fresh survey by Real-time Big Data.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The crew of the International Space Station (ISS) has repaired the Electron-VM oxygen supply system, a representative of Russia's state space agency, Roscosmos, told Sputnik on Saturday.
ANKARA (Sputnik) - Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announced the discovery of additional reserves of natural gas in the Black Sea, bringing the total volume of the discovery to 405 billion cubic tonnes.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Russian President Vladimir Putin and Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud have discussed the countries' cooperation in combating the coronavirus pandemic, including prospects of using Russian-made vaccine Sputnik V over phone talks, the Kremlin said on Saturday.
Residents in the city of Nottingham have been paid a visit by the legendary Banksy. Initially however, disputes erupted over the ownership of what many credited to be his piece.
The Trump administration wrapped up an informal 17-year-hiatus on federal executions in July, when white supremacist Daniel Lewis Lee convicted of killing a family of three, received a lethal injection.
Georgia state Representative Vernon Jones, a maverick Democrat who has declared support for President Trump, drew fire for not wearing a protective mask against the COVID-19 virus as he was carried bodily over a sea of MAGA hats at a rally in Macon.
KHABAROVSK, Russia (Sputnik) - About 500 people rallied in Russia's far-eastern city of Khabarovsk on Saturday in the 99th consecutive unauthorised demonstration in support of ex-governor Sergei Furgal.
The gruesome attack took place on Friday and was perpetrated by a young Chechen man born in Moscow. The police have since launched a probe into the murder that was later joined by the anti-terror prosecution.
However, the minister admitted that under President Donald Trump, relations between the EU and the US have become increasingly complicated due to Washington's newfound tendency to make major decisions without consulting with its allies.
CAIRO (Sputnik) - Supporters of the Iraqi Popular Mobilisation Front (PMF), an Iran-backed conglomeration of Shia militias, attacked and set fire to the headquarters of the Kurdistan Democratic Party in Baghdad over comments made by a Kurdish leader, media reported.
The UK capital has introduced stricter measures to curb the spread of the coronavirus, entering tier 2 of the government's new three-tiered COVID-19 alert level system. The move had to be introduced due to a surge in new cases in London.
President Donald Trump has repeatedly accused social media giants of bias against conservative voices and of silencing them. Earlier this year, he threatened to close down some platforms.
French President Emmanuel Macron has described the murder as an "Islamist terrorist attack", saying the teacher, who taught history and geography at the College du Bois d’Aulne was killed because he "taught freedom of expression".
Ottawa earlier suspended the export of drone-related equipment to Turkey over reports that some of it might have been used in the ongoing Nagorno-Karabakh conflict.
MINSK (Sputnik) - Several dozen opposition supporters are holding a traditional women’s march in Minsk on Saturday, a Sputnik correspondent reported.
BANGKOK (Sputnik) - The underground metro system in the Thai capital of Bangkok has been completely shut down amid ongoing protests and the related state of emergency, operating firm MRT said on Saturday.
The UK finds itself once against facing a grim situation with Covid-19. Scientists from the Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit at Cambridge University estimate that 47,000 people could be becoming infected every day in England.