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George W Bush under fire over ‘brutal’ Iraq invasion slip-up

Former president George W Bush is facing criticism after describing the invasion of Iraq — which he led as commander in chief — as “brutal” and “wholly unjustified” before correcting himself to say he meant to refer to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. “The result is an absence of checks and balances in Russia, and the …

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Eintracht Frankfurt defeat Rangers on penalties to win Europa League

Issued on: 19/05/2022 – 00:58 Eintracht Frankfurt beat Rangers 5-4 on penalties to win the Europa League on Wednesday after the final in Seville finished 1-1 at the end of extra time. Aaron Ramsey missed for Rangers in the shoot-out after coming on as a substitute with only three minutes left of extra-time, before Rafael Borre …

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China plane crash investigation turns focus to flight crew: report

Investigators looking into the crash of a China Eastern Airlines jet are examining the actions of the crew on the flight deck, with no evidence found of a technical malfunction, two people briefed on the matter said. In mainland China’s deadliest aviation disaster in 28 years, the Boeing 737-800 crashed in the mountains of southern Guangxi …

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Canada’s New Safe Sport Office To Begin Phase 1 Of Operations June 20

Canada’s office for reporting abuse and harassment in sport will begin operations on June 20. Sport Canada and the Sport Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC) announced the opening date of the first phase of operations of the Office of Canada’s Sport Integrity Commissioner (OSIC) on Tuesday. Developed by the SDRCC with funding from the …

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Jamie Oliver threatens Boris Johnson with ‘Eton Mess’ protest over anti-obesity U-turn

Jamie Oliver has threatened to stage an “Eton Mess” protest over the UK government’s U-turn on its anti-obesity strategy, telling Boris Johnson he has “36 hours” to correct his “mistake”. The celebrity chef called on members of the public to gather outside Downing Street on Friday with bowls of the dessert “invented in that very …

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ABC introduces new role of ombudsman to head the Editorial Complaints Unit

The ABC will introduce the new role of an ombudsman in an overhaul of its complaints handling procedures. Key points: Editorial complaints would be managed by the new ombudsman The ombudsman would report directly to the ABC board, making the process separate from editorial management Ita Buttrose said the approach was consistent with the approach other national …

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Liquidia Announces Presentations at the 2022 American

MORRISVILLE, N.C., May 16, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Liquidia Corporation (NASDAQ: LQDA) (“Liquidia” or the “Company”) today announced the presentation of data related to the investigational use of YUTREPIA™ (treprostinil) inhalation powder, previously referred to as LIQ861, at the America Thoracic Society (ATS) International Conference 2022 in San Francisco, California. Mini-symposium: Sunday, May 15 – …

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NSW Police announces Strike Force Erebus to combat Western Sydney gang violence

New South Wales Police has announced it will set up a new task force to coordinate efforts to arrest those behind several recent gang shootings in Western Sydney. Key points: Strike Force Erebus will oversee police operations tackling gang violence  Police vow to target the bloodshed, and stop innocent community members from being impacted Police call for …

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musk: Elon Musk says Twitter’s algorithm ‘manipulating users’

SAN FRANCISCO: Tech billionaire Elon Musk on Sunday said that microblogging site Twitter’s algorithm might be manipulating users and also suggested a solution for that. Musk, in a series of tweets, mentioned that it is very important to fix the Twitter feed and shared how it can be done. “You are being manipulated by the …

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