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Amazon accused of violating law in Alabama union vote, as federal labor official ‘recommends new election’

. After hearing union complaints about the vote in Amazon’s Bessemer, Alabama facility, the National Labor…

Eruption of ‘terrorist propaganda’ on Gettr thrills Trump haters – except it’s on Twitter & Facebook, too

. The nascent pro-Trump social network Gettr has been inundated by material sympathetic to Islamic State,…

Indoor mask mandates revived for 8 counties in San Francisco Bay Area, including for fully vaccinated

. Health departments across California’s Bay Area have reintroduced indoor mask mandates, requiring residents in eight…

Blinken vows ‘collective response’ to tanker attack pinned on Iran, as Tehran warns Washington against any ‘adventures’

. US Secretary of State Antony Blinken has promised there will be a “collective response” to…

‘I was more prepared than ever’: Russian long jumper Klishina laments injury which saw her leave Tokyo track in wheelchair

. Russian long jump star Darya Klishina has bemoaned the injury that cut short her Olympic…

State of Israel ‘will not let’ non-Jewish Ukraine-born winner of nation’s second ever Olympic gold marry his Belarusian girlfriend

. A politician has called on Israel to allow civil marriage as a «basic right» after…

UN special rapporteur on torture requests info after video shows German police officer throwing elderly woman to ground

. Nils Melzer, the United Nation’s special rapporteur on torture, has issued a request for information…

US House Republican report on Covid-19 origin claims ‘ample evidence’ to prove Wuhan lab leak theory – documents seen by media

. Citing procurement notices, interviews and other open-sourced data, an upcoming US congressional report on the…

Belarusian athlete Timanovskaya ‘safe & secure’ in Tokyo after refusing to fly home as Polish & Czech officials offer help

. Belarusian athlete Kristina Timanovskaya is “safe and secure” after spending Sunday night in a Tokyo…

Bipartisan group of Senators unveil $1 trillion infrastructure bill after marathon negotiations

. After the eleventh-hour effort, a bipartisan group of Senate negotiators have announced they finalized a…

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