Why the current oil boom may be the last of the Arab states

The Gulf states experienced oil booms in the 1970s and 1980s, and another in the early 2000s. But changing attitudes towards energy consumption mean that such cycles are no longer sustainable, and experts say the Gulf states must prepare for it. “This is definitely the beginning of the end of oil wealth at this sustained … Read more

Joe Biden’s 2024 answer leaves a big gap

CNN — Joe Biden was asked a very simple question in an interview on Sunday: has he decided whether he will run for president again in 2024? The answer he gave was not correct. “Look, as I said at the beginning, my intention is to run again,” Biden told “60 Minutes.” “But it’s just an … Read more

Robert Gates Fast Facts | CNN

CNN — Here’s a look at the life of former CIA Director and Defense Secretary Robert Gates. Birthday date: September 25, 1943 Birth place: Wichita, Kansas Birth name: Robert Michael Gates Father: Melville A. Gates, wholesale auto parts dealer Mother: Isabel V. Gates Marriage: Rebecca (Wilkie) Gates (1966-present) Kids: Eleanor, Bradley Education: College of William … Read more

Royal funeral guests pay quiet tributes to the Queen

Written by the author Oscar Holland, CNN The late Queen Elizabeth II was a master of symbolic dress, using clothes, colors, hats and jewelry to communicate with subjects and conduct smooth diplomacy. When Britain’s longest-reigning monarch was killed on Monday, it was time for her admirers — family members, heads of state and other dignitaries … Read more

Opinion: The country that is showing the world how to save water

While chronic and growing water scarcity is a daunting and insurmountable challenge, there are solutions available that can save us from the crisis. A small country in one of the world’s driest regions is among those that have developed policies and techniques for providing water to both cities and farms. That country is Israel. And … Read more

Vinicius Jr: Racist backlash hampers Real Madrid’s 2-1 derby win over Atletico Madrid

In a video posted on Twitter by Spanish radio station COPE, a large group of Atletico supporters outside the Atlético Metropolitano stadium can be heard chanting, “You’re a monkey, Vinícius, you’re a monkey.” It comes just a day after Vinícius condemned what he called racist criticism of his dancing goal celebrations. Appearing on Spanish television … Read more

NBA and WNBA Finals

CNN — Here’s some information about the NBA Finals (Men’s) and the WNBA Finals (Women’s). The Finals continue the regular season of professional basketball leagues. June 16, 2022 – NBA Finals – The Golden State Warriors defeat the Boston Celtics, 103-90, in Game 6 to take the series 4-2. September 18, 2022 – WNBA Finals … Read more