Greta Thunberg took to twitter Monday to respond to singer Meat Loaf’s criticism of the teen as essentially a pawn in the political battle over climate change. “It’s not about Meatloaf. It’s not about me. It’s not about what some people call me. It’s not about left or right,” she tweeted. “It’s all about scientific facts…” she wrote.
An Iranian flag and an image of a bloodied U.S. President Donald Trump were uploaded to a federal website by a hacker Sunday, prompting officials to shut down the site.
Superstar singer Pink will donate $500,000 directly to local fire services in Australia and also posted information for others to aide the cause as bushfires continue to cause damage across the country.
Turkish private jet operator MNG Jet said that former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn used two of its planes illegally in order to escape from Japan with one of his employees falsifying lease records to exclude Ghosn’s name from the official documents.
David Stern, credited for building the NBA into a powerhouse during a three-decade run as commissioner died at the age of 77, the league announced Wednesday.
ESPN’s Matt Barrie was criticized by colleagues and fans Saturday after calling the death of coach’s daughter-in-law in a Louisiana plane crash earlier in the day a “distraction”.
Basketball superstar Kobe Bryant died at age 41 Sunday morning when a helicopter he was traveling in crashed along a hillside near Calabasas just before 10 a.m., according to a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department Lost Hills/Malibu station watch commander. Eight other people also perished in the crash, including Bryant’s 13-year-old daughter.
Don Imus, the country’s first “shock jock” known for his edgy, sometimes over the line humor, has died according to multiple media outlets. Imus was 79 and survived by his wife, Deirdre; daughters Nadine, Ashley, Elizabeth and Toni; and sons Wyatt and Lt. Zachary Don Cates.
The Los Angeles Clippers-Los Angeles Lakers game set for Tuesday night has been postponed by the NBA following the death of former Lakers superstar Kobe Bryant, his daughter and seven other people in a Sunday morning helicopter crash. The game will be played at a later date.
The Education Minister of Brazil was ridiculed on social media after the latest spelling mistake he made on his Twitter account, in which he sent a message to the son of Brazilian president Jair Bolsonaro making the bogus claim that there had been no academic study of public security issues in the South American nation.