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US lags behind the First World in availability of the clean tap water

America is experiencing an epic water crisis. That is the opinion of politicians and experts, who put pressure on president Joe Biden to invest in (clean) drinking...

Officers suspended after pepper spraying of 9-year hysterical girl

In the city of Rochester, police officers were suspended after using pepper spray on a 9-year-old girl. She was handcuffed at the time. The images surfaced over the...

State of Tennessee asked President Donald Trump for help

After the massive explosion in the city of Nashville on Friday, authorities in the U.S. State of Tennessee have asked President Donald Trump for help. “The current...

Ten states take Google to court

Ten U.S. states are suing Google for breaking the law when selling online ads. It covers the states of Texas, Arkansas, Idaho, Indiana, Kentucky, Mississippi, Missouri,...

Partial recount in Wisconsin did nothing to Trump’s case

The recount requested by American president Donald Trump in the state of Wisconsin did not produce the result he hoped for. Joe Biden’s winnings were confirmed. He...

Wisconsin to recount ballots, but will not perform an audit

Donald Trump’s campaign team has applied for recounts in Wisconsin in two counties, Dane County and Milwaukee County. In these two districts, the majority of...

A curfew has been imposed in Philadelphia

After the protests and riots over the last two nights, a curfew has been imposed in Philadelphia. The unrest in the American city started after a black man was killed by...

States of play: Key battlegrounds to decide US election

The November 3 US presidential election is boiling down to a handful of key states that will decide the race between Democrat Joe Biden and President Donald Trump. Trump...

Northern Lights came early this year

The aurora borealis is usually best seen in the months of December and January in the High North. In recent days, however, a small geomagnetic storm has caused the...

Bob Gore, inventor of Gore-Tex, dies at 83

The inventor of Gore-Tex, the breathable waterproof fabric, Bob Gore is 83 years old. The development of Gore-Tex was a little bit of a coincidence and the result of...