CBS Tentatively Sets March 25 For Airing ‘60 Minutes’ Interview With Stormy Daniels – For a week, the world has waited: When would “60 Minutes” air its interview with porn star Stormy Daniels alleging an affair with President Trump? CBS has been silent. Now there is a planned date, March 25, according to two people familiar with the timing. [washpo]
Are Attacks On White Farmers Really Racially Motivated? Here Are The Facts – Yes, there is a problem with farm attacks and murders in South Africa. There’s also a problem with violence and murder in the country as a whole. [huff]
‘We Must Undo This Disgrace’, Says Mugabe As He Calls His Ouster A ‘Coup D’etat’ – Former Zimbabwean president Robert Mugabe described his departure from office in November as a “coup d’etat” in his first TV interview since then, aired by South Africa’s state broadcaster on Thursday. [n24]
Donald Trump Jr.’s Wife Vanessa Files For Divorce After 12 Years Of Marriage – Donald Trump Jr. and wife Vanessa are splitting after more than 12 years of marriage. [people]
North Korean Foreign Minister In Surprise Trip To Sweden – North Korea’s foreign minister is in Sweden for a surprise visit, ahead of a possible meeting between US President Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un. [bbc]
Nerve Agent That Poisoned Sergei Skripal Was ‘Planted In His Daughter’s Suitcase Before She left Russia’ – Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia, 33, have been in a critical condition ever since they were struck down by a deadly substance believed to be novichok on March 4. [sun]
Trump Says He Made Up Trade Claims In Meeting With Trudeau – President Donald Trump boasted at a private fundraiser Wednesday of making up trade claims during a meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau before knowing whether they were true. [cnn]
Britain Deploys Nuclear Sub To Arctic For First Time In Decade Amid Russia Tensions – Britain has deployed a nuclear submarine under the Arctic for the first time in a decade amid growing tension with Russia over its military build-up there. [tele]
Africa’s First Bitcoin Exchange Is Targeting One Billion Users – With its roots set firmly in South Africa, the continent’s first cryptocurrency exchange is flying high. In fact, it aims to have more than a billion users by 2025. [here]
If You Go Into Space For A Long Time, You Come Back A Genetically Different Person – After spending 340 days on the International Space Station, Kelly returned to Earth. Six months later, scientists found that his genes had undergone seemingly permanent changes. [qz]
The 3 Biggest Things Apple May Be About To Announce – Apple’s annual Worldwide Developers Conference, or WWDC, will begin on June 4, the company recently announced. [time]
Pope Francis: Vatican Doctors Letter From Former Pope Benedict – The Vatican has admitted blurring part of a letter written by retired Pope Benedict XVI about his successor Pope Francis in a picture sent to the media. [bbc]
The Queen Gives Her Formal Consent For Prince Harry To Marry Meghan Markle – Queen Elizabeth II has given her formal consent to the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. [time]
Oh, thank God!
The FDA Wants To Reduce The Nicotine In Cigarettes To “Non-Addictive Levels” – The US Food and Drug Administration issued an “advance notice of proposed rulemaking” on Thursday (Mar. 15) that it is embarking on a quest to “explore” the possibility of lowering nicotine in cigarettes to “minimally or non-addictive levels.” [qz]
The Latest Chinese Social Media Trend Is Eating Ice – ASMR videos are all the rage, and now time things are getting chilly. [mash]
Local Company Quietly Snaps Up R52 Million Acquisition – You know you’re doing something right when you can spend R52 million on expanding your empire, so this father and son duo can be pretty proud. [here]
Anderson Cooper Is Single – Anderson Cooper is a single man. The CNN anchor and his boyfriend, Benjamin Maisani, have called it quits after nine years together. [us]
14 Times Jordan Peele Absolutely Killed It On Twitter – We all know that Jordan Peele can write one hell of a screenplay. He just won an Oscar for it, after all. [mash]
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Everyone’s Talking About Bitcoin And It’s Time You Got Involved – Buy Bitcoin right now from your phone with Luno’s incredibly simple to use app. Takes five minutes. [luno]
Local Booze Delivery App Will Save Your Life This Silly Season – We’ve always wondered when someone was going to nail the booze delivery game. It’s now impossible to leave the house without hitting traffic so this is just in time. [cheers]
Guaranteed: You Don’t Have To Pay Full Price For A 5-Door MINI – It’s quite easy to pay less than anyone else for a brand new MINI. [check it out]
Heads Up, We’re Also After Quality Coffee – How many times have you started your road trip with a crummy cup of coffee from a petrol station? We’ve had enough, and thankfully vida e caffè have decided to step up to the plate. [covfefe]
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Everyone’s Talking About Streaming These Days – There’s a world of entertainment out there, but if you want to get with the program then there’s no better place to start than Showmax. [here]
Affordable Cane Furniture – If you’re buying cane or wicker furniture anywhere else, you’re wasting a lot of time and money. These guys import direct from Malawi. Hand-Made cane furniture – buy online and have it delivered! [check it out]
Get R150 Off Your First Uber Ride – If you haven’t tried Uber yet, you’re making a mockery of yourself. Stop riding cheap unreliable taxis with drivers who don’t know if they’re coming or going. Give yourself the private driver treatment with Uber, and get R150 off your first ride! Sign up and boom, you’re done! [check it out]
So These Guys Are Apparently The Top SA Winery Of The Past 10 Years – You’ve tasted Chocolate Block, right? Of course you have, somake sure you arrive at every dinner party with a bottle of the best. [boekenhout]
How Can You Leave Your Dog At Home While You Go To Work? – You say he’s part of the family – yet you’d never leave your human child at home, alone, for the whole day. Drop that little rascal off at Proud Hounds and see the joy in his eyes! [proudhounds]
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