Friday January 28-th, 2022

New York woman says Gov. Cuomo inappropriately kissed her during home visit New York woman says Gov. Cuomo inappropriately kissed her during home visit

The governor and staffers came to her home to access the damage. Vill said that the awkward encounter led her neighbors and others in town to refer to her as "the governor's new girlfriend". A lawyer for Cuomo, Rita Glavin , released a statement a...

Mexico's COVID Death Toll Revision Is Staggering Mexico's COVID Death Toll Revision Is Staggering

The previous figure had been undercounted due to the country's limited capacity for coronavirus testing and a significant number of deaths at home because hospitals were overwhelmed. The new Health Ministry report suggests that a total of more th...

Education Minister says Spring Break still planned for week of April 12th Education Minister says Spring Break still planned for week of April 12th

On Feb. 11, when the Ontario government first announced it would be postponing the March 15-19 break , the average was 1,264. Ontario Education Minister told reporters Monday that parents should plan as if the delayed March Break is going ahead th...

Suez Canal traffic to resume as cargo ship fully floated Suez Canal traffic to resume as cargo ship fully floated

The breakthrough came after canal services firm Leth Agencies said the vessel had been "partially refloated" , following intensive efforts to push and pull it with 10 tugboats and vacuum up sand with several dredgers at high tide. The authorities ...

Birx Says Death Toll 'Could Have Been Mitigated' Birx Says Death Toll 'Could Have Been Mitigated'

Throughout the pandemic, Fauci has been eager to give interviews, seeming to revel in the title "America's Doctor" that the media bestowed on him. After Former White House coronavirus response coordinator Dr. Birx told Gupta she knew she was "bei...

Derek Chauvin trial begins as family demands justice — George Floyd Derek Chauvin trial begins as family demands justice — George Floyd

Chauvin was seen in the video kneeling on Floyd's neck for almost nine minutes while arresting him for allegedly passing a counterfeit $20 bill. I need justice for George. Police officers are rarely convicted in the United States when charges are ...

Biden reveals 2024 plan, raises vaccination target, United States News & Top Stories Biden reveals 2024 plan, raises vaccination target, United States News & Top Stories

Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey this week slammed Harris as the "worst possible choice", telling reporters in Tucson that Biden had "completely trivialized the issue by putting someone in charge who flat-out just doesn't care". "I'm not going to do it". ...

Australian PM Scott Morrison boosts number of women in Cabinet with reshuffle Australian PM Scott Morrison boosts number of women in Cabinet with reshuffle

Filling the Home Affairs Minister role as Mr Dutton moves to Defence will be Karen Andrews. Christian Porter, who is accused of raping a woman 33 years ago, has been stripped of his role as Attorney-General. "Getting these results for Australian wo...

Myanmar Military Opens Fire on Funeral Myanmar Military Opens Fire on Funeral

A message was spread on state television warning young people against participating in the so-called "violent movement" against military domination: "Learn your lesson - it is said - from those who have been brutally killed". On Sunday, funerals we...

Multiple wounded in stabbing incident in North Vancouver library, suspect in custody Multiple wounded in stabbing incident in North Vancouver library, suspect in custody

Police, firefighters and paramedics were all called to the scene around 2 p.m.to deal with a scene witnesses described as "chaos". Jang said investigators don't have any information yet about a motive. Brown's staff then brought the woman, along wi...

Ontario ICU burden reaching critical level due to coronavirus patients, hospitals warn Ontario ICU burden reaching critical level due to coronavirus patients, hospitals warn

There are 2,169 new cases reported on Friday from 53,400 tests performed. A week ago, the average was 1,532 while two weeks ago the seven-day average sat at 1,337. Hospitals reported 894 patients with COVID-19, including 332 in intensive care and 212...

Two die, several wounded in late night Virginia Beach gunfire, officials say

While police were investigating the first crime scene, shots were fired about a block away near 20th Street and Pacific Avenue, resulting in "an individual being confronted by a uniform Virginia Beach police officer", Neudigate said. "As standard pro...

Canada's cumulative COVID-19 cases surpass 950000 Canada's cumulative COVID-19 cases surpass 950000

Ontario Premier Doug Ford is apparently on board with Kenney when it comes to lifting lockdowns and easing restrictions in some areas of the province, though there was considerable variant spread being detected. The data released today by the Public ...

Biden doubles vaccine pledge, says he plans to run again in 2024 Biden doubles vaccine pledge, says he plans to run again in 2024

My plan is to run for re-election. Biden said at one point: "The idea that I'm going to say - which I would never do - "if an unaccompanied child ends up at the border, we're just going to let him starve to death and stay on the other side" - no ...

Egypt considers compensating stalled ships in Suez Canal Egypt considers compensating stalled ships in Suez Canal

However, satellite photos taken Thursday by Planet Labs Inc. and analyzed by The Associated Press showed the vessel still stuck in the same location. By late Wednesday, more than 150 ships were waiting to pass through it. Egyptian forecasters sai...

WWII codebreaker Turing honored on UK's new 50-pound note WWII codebreaker Turing honored on UK's new 50-pound note

Symbolic designs on the note include a mathematical table and formulae from Turing's 1936 paper "On Computable Numbers, with an application to the Entscheidungsproblem", technical drawings of the British Bombe code-breaking machine and ticker tape...

Gov. Cuomo's family given special access to COVID-19 testing Gov. Cuomo's family given special access to COVID-19 testing

In Chris Cuomo's case, testing was reportedly administered at his home in Long Island, the sources said. The reports, which NPR has not independently confirmed, cited unnamed sources with knowledge of the matter. Others who reportedly gave special tr...

Chinese fashion ambassadors break ties with H&M Chinese fashion ambassadors break ties with H&M

Brand ambassadors in China for both firms cut ties with the companies in recent days. "Spreading rumours to boycott cotton from Xinjiang, while trying to make money from China? Wishful thinking!" the Communist Youth League said in a post on Weib...

Canada adds blood clot warning to AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine Canada adds blood clot warning to AstraZeneca's COVID-19 vaccine

The interim analysis was based on 141 cases through February 17. The company added the vaccine efficacy in people 65-years-old and over was 85%, but the statistical range for this figure - anywhere between 58 and 95% - make it less meaningful and t...

County of Grande Prairie active COVID-19 cases drop below 50 County of Grande Prairie active COVID-19 cases drop below 50

Health minister, Tyler Shandro, says the kits have been used successfully in long-term care, shelters, and large worksites to keep Albertans safe. While hospitalizations remain below the 300 benchmark that's supposed to trigger the next step, the n...

Kamala Harris Laughs When Asked If She Plans To Tour Southern Border Kamala Harris Laughs When Asked If She Plans To Tour Southern Border

When Biden previously served as vice president, then-President Barack Obama tasked him with taking the lead on a variety of domestic and global priorities, from shaping foreign policy on Iraq and Ukraine, to overseeing the implementation of the 200...

Ontario announces $1.2 billion in funding for public hospitals Ontario announces $1.2 billion in funding for public hospitals

The announcement also comes as the province continues to see daily COVID-19 case counts above 1,500. Test positivity, the percentage of tests coming back positive, is the highest its been since late January at 5.7 per cent. Details were announced ...

Sidney Powell Seeks to Toss Out Dominion Voting Defamation Suit Sidney Powell Seeks to Toss Out Dominion Voting Defamation Suit

Dominion filed a $1.3 billion lawsuit against Powell in early January after the pro-Trump attorney alleged during several public appearances that the company's voting machines were able to be manipulated, were involved in overturning elections in...

Germany to enter strict five-day shutdown over Easter, says Angela Merkel Germany to enter strict five-day shutdown over Easter, says Angela Merkel

The number of new infections per 100,000 residents for the whole of Germany during the past week has risen to 103.9, the Robert Koch Institute (RKI) for infectious diseases noted on Sunday. Current restrictions are set to last until the end of Marc...

Sickening images shock Australian Parliament in latest hit to PM Sickening images shock Australian Parliament in latest hit to PM

On top of that, Ten News also reported that sex workers had been hired to visit MPs at Parliament House. The ruling Liberal/National coalition has come under sustained pressure in recent weeks following allegations of rape by a Liberal party staf...

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