Boris Johnson Pulls PM Bid – Britain’s political upheaval following its vote to leave the EU took an extraordinary turn on Thursday when former frontrunner Boris Johnson pulled out of the race to be the next prime minister. [ft]
The Billionaire Pedophile Who Could Bring Down Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton – Trump’s supporters have long wondered whether he’d use billionaire sicko Jeffrey Epstein as ammo against the Clintons—until a lurid new lawsuit accused The Donald of raping one of Epstein’s girls himself. [beast]
S&P Downgrades European Union Credit Score To ‘AA’ After Brexit – Ratings agency Standard & Poor’s cut the European Union’s credit score on Thursday, citing concerns about the unity of the bloc after Britain’s decision to leave, but a senior EU official said the impact would be minimal. [afr]
People ‘Scared To Leave The House’ After Rise In Hate Crime Post-Brexit Vote – The spike in hate crime since the EU referendum has left some people frightened to leave their homes, the leader of Britain’s police chiefs has said. [tele]
Danish Police Seize Money From Migrants Under New Law – Danish police have seized valuables from migrants for the first time since a controversial law came into force five months ago. [bt]
South Africa’s Population Now Stands At 55.7 Million – The population of South Africa has increased by over 3 million people from 51.8 million in 2011 to 55.7 million. [tlive]
‘South Africa Has Significantly Worsened In 10 Years’ – Fragile States Index – South Africa’s weakening economy and surging public dissatisfaction has placed it on a “warning” in the latest Fragile States Index. [tlive]
Trump’s VP Finalists Include Christie, Gingrich – New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and former House Speaker Newt Gingrich are among the finalists to be Donald Trump’s running mate, sources confirmed to CNN on Thursday. [cnn]
Donald Trump Warns That A Plane Flying Over New Hampshire Might Be Mexico Ready To Attack – Donald Trump seems so intent on turning Mexico into America’s boogeyman that even a passing airplane got incorporated into his stump speech on Thursday. [huff]
Attorney General Loretta Lynch, Bill Clinton Met Amid Email Investigation – An unscheduled meeting between the U.S. attorney general and former President Bill Clinton at an airport in Phoenix on Monday could present some unwanted political problems for both. [npr]
Brazil Replaces Antidoping Agency Chief – The move comes after the World Anti-Doping Agency suspended the lab in charge of drug testing athletes. [wsj]
Vladimir Putin’s China Visit Put His Weakness On Full Display – Ever since Sino-Russian ties began to warm up a few years ago, observers have been wondering how Russia would get used to its junior status in this unequal partnership. [fort]
South Africa Clears AB InBev’s Takeover Of SABMiller – South Africa cleared Anheuser-Busch Inbev’s (ABI.BR) $100 billion-plus deal to acquire SABMiller (SAB.L) on Thursday, putting the world’s largest brewer “on track” to complete the merger within the next six months. [reuters]
As a major shareholder of SAB, this pleases me greatly.
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Cold Snap Will Bring Snowfalls To The Cape Mountains This Weekend – Cold and wet weather is expected for the Cape Provinces after a fairly dry week across South Africa. [enca]
Winter Is Here – So How’s That Summer Body Looking? – While winter is the ideal time for hibernation, that activity should be left to the furry creatures who do it best. Here’s how to beat the winter bulge. [here]
Wait Until You Hear The Reason This Mpumalanga Man Gave For Firing His Domestic Worker – There are grounds for reasonable dismissal when it comes to your domestic worker. Then there’s this, which might end badly for the man in question. [here]
Vietnam Court Imposes Death Sentence For Elderly ‘Mule’ – A 73-year-old Vietnamese Australian woman has been sentenced to death by a Ho Chi Minh City court for heroin trafficking, exposing what Vietnamese community leaders say is a ploy by traffickers to use elderly female mules in the belief they will not face harsh punishment. [theoz]
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Cher Apologizes for Using Bomb Emoji in Tweet About Istanbul Attack – Cher apologized on Wednesday, June 29, for using a bomb emoji in a tweet about the Istanbul airport terror attack that killed at least 41 and injured at least 239. [usm]
Watch Matt Damon Prank Unsuspecting People Into Accepting a ‘Spy Mission’ – Jason Bourne actor Matt Damon punked random people into carrying out a bunch of entry-level spy tasks, which he assigned through a cell phone. [time]
Gordon Ramsay Hits A New Low – Even by Hell’s standards. [tele]
James Cameron Goes To Dark Side In Knocking J.J. Abrams’ ‘Star Wars’ – Asked recently about “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” and its director, J.J. Abrams, Cameron said he’d discussed the film with the original director of “Star Wars,” his friend George Lucas. Then Cameron launched a giant space dig. [huff]
Scarlett Johansson Is The Highest-Grossing Actress Ever – Scarlett Johansson ranks as the highest-grossing actress according to Box Office Mojo, which notes her films have brought in over $3.3 billion. [mash]
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