Dispelling myths about U.S. sanctions on Iran [video]
U.S. sanctions target bad actors in the Iranian regime, not the people of Iran, former U.S. Special Representative for Iran Brian Hook explains. Learn how the United States does not sanction medical supplies, agricultural products, communication devices or humanitarian aid intended for the Iranian people.This article was previously published on January 31.Copyright © ShareAmericaProvided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
Motorist arrested in Sharjah for viral video of him speeding at 200kmh
Sharjah: Sharjah police arrested a motorist who posted a video on social media driving recklessly with 200kmh in Khorfakkan.According to police, the Eastern Region Police Department arrested the motorist after his video went viral on social media platforms. Police registered a case against the driver for reckless driving and endangering the lives of road users. Police urged motorists to follow traffic rules and adhere speed limits.© Al Nisr Publishing LLC 2020. All rights reserved.Provided by SyndiGate Media Inc.
Omar Kelly: Dolphins social-impact group makes sure team backs up their video with action
DAVIE, Fla. — Last week, the Miami Dolphins players unveiled a moving video that called out the NFL and some of its fans for their hypocrisy on social justice over the years.The video announced the team’s decision to stay inside the locker room all season during the playing of the national anthem before football games, and the message created a social media stir.Creating the 2-minute, 17-second message of players speaking from their heart in a collectively written poem was just the starting point of the team’s plans to shake things up.After calling for less talk and more action when it comes t...
WATCH: Nene Leakes Emotionally Announces Decision To Leave ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’
In an emotional five-minute YouTube video, Real Housewives of Atlanta star Nene Leakes has announced she will not be returning to the show.Twelve years after her debut in 2008, an “extremely, extremely long, exhausting, tiring, emotional negotiation” with cable network Bravo has influenced her decision to leave.“There’s been a lot of emotion flying from both said. It’s been hard,” she says in the video. Without explaining exactly what went on, she went on to say her thank yous to cast, crews and fans. Despite their apparent clash, she also thanked Bravo TV.Fans have been responding to the anno...
Spice Girls plan to reshoot Wannabe video to mark 25th anniversary
The Spice Girls plan to mark their 25th anniversary by remaking their 'Wannabe' music video.The 'Mama' hitmakers will celebrate the career milestone last year and though they had initially been discussing going out on the road again, the coronavirus pandemic has put paid to their live performance plans so they are now focusing their attention on their smash hit debut single.A source told The Sun newspaper: "The Spice Girls were hoping to hit the road in 2021 to mark their big anniversary but now it's not possible because of the pandemic."They're all in touch weekly and are trying to come up wi...
Victoria Beckham upsets Instagram followers with topless video
The singer-turned-fashion mogul breached Instagram's nudity rules by posting the video to promote her upcoming London Fashion Week collection, and fans were not happy with the images of her model wearing a sheer top and no bra.Many took to the comments section to urge Beckham to take the footage down, calling it "shocking" and "classless".One follower asked: "Is this allowed on Instagram?" while another called the video "creepy".Instagram has a strict no nudity rule when it comes to humans and several celebrities have been kicked off the site for posting provocative images.There had been no ac...
Lady Gaga's new video features nods to her mental health issues
The singer took to social media to explain the meanings behind the wild visuals in the promo, which dropped on Friday (18Sep20). Set in a fantasy desert, the scenes are revealed as a hallucination, with the video ending with footage of a major accident."This short film is very personal to me, my experience with mental health and the way reality and dreams can interconnect to form heroes within us and all around us," Gaga wrote on Instagram on Friday. "I'd like to thank my director/filmmaker Tarsem for sharing a 25 year old idea he had with me because my life story spoke so much to him."Lady Ga...
Russian Troops Detained for Washing Shoes in Holy Water
A pair of Russian soldiers have been detained on charges of offending religious believers after they washed their shoes in holy water, Interfax reported Thursday.In a video that went viral this weekend, two young men can be seen laughing as they wash their shoes at a chapel next to the Cathedral of Christ the Savior in Russia’s westernmost exclave of Kaliningrad.“This is holy water for them while we wash our feet, for real,” one of the several men who appear in the video can be heard saying.Military investigators opened a criminal case into insulting religious beliefs against a Russian Navy co...
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“If Our Businesses Fail, America Fails” – A Call For Unity
“If Our Businesses Fail, America Fails” Small Businesses Call For Unity, Action In Powerful New VideoQ2 2020 hedge fund letters, conferences and moreReston, VA, September 17, 2020 -- A growing coalition of small business owners calling themselves the Alliance to Save the American Dream has released a powerful new video detailing the financial and emotional toll they have faced as a result of the COVID-19 lockdowns. The video, set over solemn footage of empty, devastated businesses, is narrated by entrepreneurs who obeyed early lockdown guidelines, hoping to flatten the curve. Even after doing ...
Lagos disowns contents of viral video on sale of branded waste baskets
Lagos State Government on Thursday disowned the contents of a viral video where some uniformed impostors were promoting the sale of a branded waste basket purporting to be from the State.In a statement signed by the State Commissioner for the Environment and Water Resources, Tunji Bello, he stated that all the characters in the viral video are fraudsters who do not represent the State Government or any of its agencies.Bello affirmed that there is no unit or agency under the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources that goes by the name “LAGOS STATE VEHICLE WASTE BASKET (LAVWAB) ENFORCEM...