Oil could close at the highest price since March after OPEC + news | News from Russia

OPEC and Russia have agreed to a modest increase in production of 500,000 barrels per day from January. Oil prices on Thursday were on track to reach their highest closing…

Google ethics researcher departure renews concerns company silencing whistleblowers

A prominent AI researcher is gone Google, saying she was fired for criticizing the company’s lack of commitment to diversity, reiterating her concerns over the company’s attempts to silence criticism…

What leaders can learn from a global pandemic

Hello, readers. Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend! There is no shortage of COVID news from the last few weeks. On the one hand, Pfizer’s coronavirus vaccine has been…

Electric sports car boss attacks blank check offers

The chief executive of electric sports car group Rimac Automobili blasted the recent popularity of the list of blank check companies, which has become one of the hottest investment phenomena…

China claims quantum supremacy

Google last year gained international fame when its prototype quantum computer performed a calculation in minutes that its researchers estimated that it would have taken 10,000 years for a supercomputer.…

YouTube will encourage “respectful” comments

Youtube The update is part of a larger YouTube effort to reduce hate speech and make its platform fairer to all of its creators. In addition to the new pop-ups,…

Is there a chance for peace in Afghanistan?

A deal between the Afghan government and the Taliban has been hailed as a breakthrough in the peace negotiations.

Central African court rejects ex-President Bozize’s candidacy for election | Central African Republic

Fran├žois Bozize did not meet the morality clause because of the international arrest warrant and the UN sanctions against him. The highest court in the Central African Republic (CAR) rejected…

Trump refuses to say he “trusts” his attorney general | United States and Canada

US President Donald Trump, continuing to wrongly insist the presidential election was ‘rigged’ against him, did not express confidence in his attorney general on Thursday, suggesting he did not. enough…

Canada Introduces Bill to Implement United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples | United States and Canada

Canada introduced a bill to implement a United Nations declaration that describes and protects the rights of indigenous peoples around the world, a move that has been hailed as a…