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Republicans urge the DOJ to prosecute Netflix executives for releasing “Cuties”.

A group of Republicans from the House of Representatives is calling on the Department of Justice (DOJ) to prosecute Netflix executives for releasing the controversial film Cuties, arguing that it meets the legal definition of child pornography. In a letter – led by Rep. Jim Banks (R-Ind.) And signed by 33 GOP lawmakers – the group said the film exploited …

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California neighbors with hoses aim for wildfires while crews urge them to stop

REDWOOD CITY, Calif .– With resource-dependent California firefighters, residents have organized to extinguish flames and defend their homes on a large strip of land south of San Francisco, despite the evacuation order and the officials’ request to get out of danger. They walk in despite the California Fire Department repeatedly warning people that it is not safe and, in fact, …

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APS, SRP, TEP urge customers to reduce power consumption

CONCLUDE Automatic playback Show thumbnails Show subtitles Last slideNext slide On Wednesday, Arizona electricity companies again urged customers to cut energy consumption late in the day to reduce the risk of power outages. The call became more urgent when wildfire near Roosevelt Lake shut down a power line. Arizona Public Service Co. and Tucson Electric Power Co. asked customers to …

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Ryan Reynolds & Seth Rogen urge younger citizens to stop partying – deadline

To get British Columbia’s youth and younger citizens to stay home amid the COVID-19 pandemic, British Columbia Prime Minister John Horgan sought help from some of Hollywood’s most iconic Canadians: Ryan Reynolds and Seth Rogen. On Thursday, Premiere Horgan posted a Twitter on its official page aimed at the movie stars. “I’ve talked about the importance of making sure younger …

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Global Report: US Democrats Urge to Skip Convention as Covid-19 Cases Increase | World news

US Democrats have called on elected leaders and party delegates to skip the national convention in August as the number of coronavirus cases increases, the New York Times reported the spreading virus. “ In an email to Congress assistants, Congress Committee executive advisor Chasseny Lewis wrote: “We have worked closely with state and local health agencies and epidemiologists and have …

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John C. Calhoun: NFL stars urge Clemson University to cut ties to former US vice president who owns slaves

Clemson University was built on the plantation of former Vice President Calhoun. Calhoun, known for defending slavery and owning about 80 slaves himself, has become a controversial name on Clemson’s campus, where he is consistently used as the school’s Honors College name. And many have enough. Last week, a Clemson student started a change.org petition calling for the renaming of …

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Latinos have to deal with “deeply rooted” racism against blacks under George Floyd’s protests, a certain urge

Ana Sanz, 26, marched about 10 miles with a sprained ankle in Washington, DC on Monday to protest George Floyd’s death in Minneapolis and to demand accountability for law enforcement officials to dehumanize black people. But Sanz, an Afro-Latinx from Washington who works with women to overcome domestic and sexual violence, said it was time for something else too – …

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Seven former foreign ministers urge Britain to take the lead in Hong Kong world news

Britain must take the lead in coordinating the international response to China’s efforts to introduce draconian security laws in Hong Kong. Seven former Foreign Ministers from Conservative and Labor UK have come together to explain this. The rare bipartisan initiative reflects concerns that the response to China cannot be left to US President Donald Trump and that Britain, as a …

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