Saturday January 29-th, 2022

Officer killed in US Capitol car-ramming attack Officer killed in US Capitol car-ramming attack

Capitol , striking two Capitol Police officers . Meanwhile, the Law enforcement officials said that "terrorism is not suspected in a deadly confrontation outside the US Capitol that began when a man rammed his auto into two officers outside th...

Fully vaccinated Americans can resume travel, updated CDC guidance states

But worldwide travelers headed to the United States should have a negative Covid-19 test before they get on the plane, be tested after arrival, and must quarantine if local authorities in the United States require it, the CDC said in a statement.

Fully vaccinated people can gather unmasked and indoors for Easter, CDC says Fully vaccinated people can gather unmasked and indoors for Easter, CDC says

They do not need to quarantine after returning to the United States unless required to do so by local ordinances. For global travel, the agency says vaccinated people do not need to get a COVID-19 test before leaving, though some destinations may r...

One officer killed after driver rams into US Capitol barricade One officer killed after driver rams into US Capitol barricade

Acting Chief Yogananda Pittman says the officer died after Friday's incident but did not immediately provide additional details. The officer's identity was not released. Capitol Police have said that a reduced perimeter will stay up while it works wi...

California shooting: Deadly shooting at office building in Orange California shooting: Deadly shooting at office building in Orange

He was shot during the onslaught and authorities are investigating whether he was hit by police or self-inflicted gunfire. When officers arrived, shots were still being fired and police found several victims, officers said. "It's just a awful, trag...

Pakistan, Bangladesh added to UK COVID travel ban list

The latest restrictions take the total number of countries on England's "red list" to 39. The UK government said Friday it would add four countries to its so-called red list banning incoming travel to England from next week, citing coronavirus...

Train crash kills 48 in Taiwan's worst rail tragedy in decades Train crash kills 48 in Taiwan's worst rail tragedy in decades

The express train that derailed in a tunnel in eastern Taiwan was manufactured by Hitachi Ltd. and started operations in May 2007 as Taiwan's first tilting rail vehicle, the major Japanese conglomerate said. Many Taiwanese are expected to be floc...

Congressman Matt Gaetz Under Investigation for Sex with Teen Girl Congressman Matt Gaetz Under Investigation for Sex with Teen Girl

Gaetz said his family has been cooperating with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and said his father was wearing a recording device, at the FBI's direction, "to catch these criminals". Sources told the Times that the Justice Department investig...

NSW records no new COVID cases NSW records no new COVID cases

Gatherings in homes have been restricted to a maximum 30 people in the four northern NSW local government areas over the Easter long weekend. This applies to people who were at the Byron Beach Hotel on Bay Street from 7-9pm on Friday, March 26 - an...

New York City police investigating two brutal assaults of Asians New York City police investigating two brutal assaults of Asians

At the end of the video, one security guard is shown closing the front entrance without helping the victim, police said, according to Daily News. In a statement following the incident , the Brodsky Organization, the company that owns the apartme...

Australian Government reshuffle as Scott Morrison moves Porter and Reynolds Australian Government reshuffle as Scott Morrison moves Porter and Reynolds

Morrison said he was shocked and disgusted by those allegations. A Newspoll conducted for The Australian newspaper on Monday showed Morrison's public support dropped seven points in two weeks to 55%, the lowest level in a year. In a move created to...

North Korea Accuses UN Of North Korea Accuses UN Of "Double Standard" Over Recent Missile Tests

South Korean President Moon Jae-In, who has long backed engagement with Pyongyang, made a carefully measured speech on Friday - when the South marked three deadly attacks by the North since 1999 - that did not specifically refer to the missile test.

Coronavirus likely came from animal, not a lab, World Health Organization draft report finds Coronavirus likely came from animal, not a lab, World Health Organization draft report finds

The final report, a joint WHO-China study, which AFP obtained Monday ahead of its official release, spelled out how the joint team of Chinese scientists and worldwide experts thrashed out the hierarchy of probability. One theory examined was that t...

COVID-19 'extremely unlikely' leaked from a lab in Wuhan COVID-19 'extremely unlikely' leaked from a lab in Wuhan

A copy of the study's draft findings was obtained by The Associated Press and reported on Sky earlier on Monday. The findings align with what researchers said last month at the end of their mission to Wuhan , the central Chinese city where the...

Australian broadcaster Nine says cyber attack affected live show Australian broadcaster Nine says cyber attack affected live show

Australia's cyber authorities are working to establish what has caused a crippling IT disruption at Federal Parliament that has left numerous building's occupants without access to email across the weekend. A live morning programme, the NRL Sunday Fo...

Two people carried out church bombing in Indonesia Two people carried out church bombing in Indonesia

The mass was finishing when the attackers detonated at least one device outside the church. The police weren't able to confirm whether the bombers are men or women until the forensic team concludes identification process from the body parts retr...

Former CDC Director Redfield: ‘Most Likely’ Coronavirus Came from Lab in Wuhan Former CDC Director Redfield: ‘Most Likely’ Coronavirus Came from Lab in Wuhan

Science will eventually figure it out", Redfield said in an interview that aired on New Day Friday. Earlier this month the Dutch virologist Prof Marion Koopmans, a member of the World Health Organization team, said the possibility of a laboratory...

With Suez still shut, some ships taking long route around Africa With Suez still shut, some ships taking long route around Africa

Shoei Kisen, Ever Given's Japanese owner, denied a news report that it aimed to dislodge it by Saturday night, saying refloating efforts were ongoing. Some vessels once bound for Suez have already altered course. The Loadstar understands that...

Kenney to respond to Supreme Court ruling Canada's carbon tax is constitutional Kenney to respond to Supreme Court ruling Canada's carbon tax is constitutional

They argued the Trudeau government overstepped its jurisdiction and infringed on provincial taxation and natural resource powers. Kenney says the province will continue to press its case that challenges Bill C69, now before the Alberta Court of App...

Pfizer to start testing Covid vaccine on babies Pfizer to start testing Covid vaccine on babies

Moderna's shot was cleared for those age 18 and older, and no coronavirus vaccine has been authorised in younger kids yet. Between December 9 past year and February 9, researchers from the universities of Sheffield, Oxford, Liverpool, Newcastle a...

New Zealand votes to give mothers bereavement leave after miscarriages, stillbirths New Zealand votes to give mothers bereavement leave after miscarriages, stillbirths

The legislation applies to parents, their partners, and parents planning to have a child through adoption or surrogacy. She said the law continued the New Zealand parliament's role in pioneering women's rights, most notably on voting rights, equal ...

Supreme Court rules federal carbon tax constitutional Supreme Court rules federal carbon tax constitutional

This ruling goes beyond just finding the law is constitutional. Saskatchewan Premier Scott Moe is not deterred by the ruling, saying the carbon tax is "bad environmental policy, bad economic policy, and simply wrong". The program applies a price pe...

Harris To Lead Biden Administration's Mexico And Central America Diplomatic Push Harris To Lead Biden Administration's Mexico And Central America Diplomatic Push

They include hundreds of unaccompanied minors who are being held in immigration detention facilities. Mexican officials also expressed remorse that Biden repealed former President Donald Trump's immigration policies after the Republican "strong-a...

Next batch of stimulus payments ramps up paper checks and debit cards

Couples in this situation are still eligible for their full $1,400 per-person stimulus payment , as the IRS told CNN, but the second installment may come within weeks of the first. Additional payments are expected on a weekly basis going forward, ac...

Israel holding general election on Tuesday Israel holding general election on Tuesday

While Netanyahu's right-wing Likud party appears set to win the most seats in the 120-seat Knesset, the premier will need coalition partners to secure a majority. "Likud is the biggest party by far". Mr Gantz, whose Blue and White party is projec...

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