Wednesday January 26-th, 2022

'Technical error' leaves Trump in background of UK's Biden congratulatory tweet 'Technical error' leaves Trump in background of UK's Biden congratulatory tweet

The Prime Minister posted: "Congratulations to Joe Biden on his election as president of the United States and to Kamala Harris on her historic achievement". The UK Government has blamed the mistake on a "technical error", admitting that an alt...

Manitoba tightens COVID-19 restrictions — NewsAlert Manitoba tightens COVID-19 restrictions — NewsAlert

The three other deaths are linked to outbreaks in Winnipeg , including a woman in her 80s from the Seine River Retirement Residence, a woman in her 80s connected to the outbreak at Maples Personal Care Home, and a woman in her 90s at Victoria Genera...

Jobseeker payment extended, Christian Porter responds to Four Corners investigation Jobseeker payment extended, Christian Porter responds to Four Corners investigation

The investigation also spoke with Rachelle Miller , a Liberal staffer who said she had had an affair with minister Alan Tudge . Mr Porter said about his 2017 meeting with Mr Turnbull that the then-prime minister queried whether there was any accu...

190 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death recorded 190 new COVID-19 cases, 1 death recorded

There were 15 new cases reported in the North Central zone Monday. Twenty-nine people are receiving in-patient care, including 14 in Saskatoon and six in the north central zone, as well as one in the Far North West, one in the Far North East, two i...

Tory to announce status of COVID-19 restrictions in Toronto Tory to announce status of COVID-19 restrictions in Toronto

However, there remained significant COVID-19 creep across the province, with Huron reporting 22 cases, Middlesex-London 20 cases, Waterloo 42 cases and Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph 13 cases. According to Gray, close contacts have been asked to self-iso...

Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Obamacare, Live Stream at 10 AM ET Supreme Court Hears Arguments Over Obamacare, Live Stream at 10 AM ET

The justices were hearing a scheduled 80 minutes of arguments by teleconference in an appeal by a coalition of Democratic-governed states including California and NY and the Democratic-led House of Representatives to preserve Obamacare . California ...

USA approves first COVID-19 antibody treatment USA approves first COVID-19 antibody treatment

In the meantime, US pharmaceutical company Eli Lilly & Co. has developed an experimental antibody that could at least help treat patients exhibiting mild symptoms, preventing them from worsening to the point they need hospitalisation. We still ha...

COVID-19 case resurgence reaches new daily highs in Quebec, Ontario COVID-19 case resurgence reaches new daily highs in Quebec, Ontario

To continue to protect the most vulnerable, only essential visitors, including up to one caregiver per resident, have been allowed in long-term care homes in Peel Region since October 7. Peel Region is the only region to now sit in the red zone, whil...

Quick turnaround Covid test could be 'major breakthrough' says Eustice Quick turnaround Covid test could be 'major breakthrough' says Eustice

The Department of Health and Social Care said it was sending 600,000 of the rapid tests out to 66 local directors of public health as part of plans to expand coronavirus testing for those without symptoms. "This is a new announcement and we expect ...

Severe Covid-19 Infection Rare In Newborns Severe Covid-19 Infection Rare In Newborns

A diagnosis of dementia may also be commoner. Overall, nearly 20 per cent of people received a psychiatric diagnosis within 90 days of getting COVID-19. The traditional Christmas and New Year's celebrations should be cancelled this year over fears ...

Obamacare Supreme Court case: Here's what to know Obamacare Supreme Court case: Here's what to know

A week after the 2020 election, Republican elected officials and the Trump administration are advancing their latest arguments to get rid of the Affordable Care Act , a long-held GOP goal that has repeatedly failed in Congress and the courts.

Explained: Could pre-existing antibodies help protect some people against COVID-19?

Humphreys II Professor of Surgical Sciences in the Department of Surgery, who led the study with Dr Matteo Porotto, associate professor of viral molecular pathogenesis in Columbia's Department of Pediatrics. If there's one thing we know about SARS-...

Pfizer's New COVID-19 Vaccine Prevents 90% of Infections Pfizer's New COVID-19 Vaccine Prevents 90% of Infections

However, the news provides hope that other COVID-19 vaccines in development may also prove effective. They have also reached supply agreements with the European Union, the UK, Canada, and Japan. If and when the FDA grants approval for the vaccine, it...

Deutsche Post says it is ready to distribute COVID-19 vaccine Deutsche Post says it is ready to distribute COVID-19 vaccine

Behind the success of the positive data found on German biotech firm Biontec and U.S. pharma company, Pfizer's Kovid-19 vaccine is the unexpected hard work of a married couple, who have dedicated their lives to using the immune system against cancer....

COVID-19 deaths, 3930 infections reported in Minnesota COVID-19 deaths, 3930 infections reported in Minnesota

The county has a total of 333 cases, 67 of which are isolated at home, and 261 have been released from quarantine. Of the new cases, 427 were confirmed via 2,945 new PCR tests - 240 on Sunday, 187 on Monday - making for about a 14.5% positive rate ...

Trudeau says hopeful Biden will keep up pressure on China

He said the Harris win sends an important message. "Seeing a woman, a Black and South Asian-American woman elected as the next Vice President of the United States is an inspiration", he said. the importance of returning the two Canadians who've been ...

Another double zero day for Victoria, but four active cases Another double zero day for Victoria, but four active cases

Felicia Mariani, chief executive of the Victoria Tourism Industry Council (VTIC), said it was news operators had been seeking after nine months of "the nation's harshest lockdown restrictions". Victorians must still wear face masks when leaving home ...

Queues outside Primark in Cardiff as Wales firebreak lockdown ends Queues outside Primark in Cardiff as Wales firebreak lockdown ends

Groups of up to four people can now meet in cafés, pubs and restaurants, while stores, gyms, hairdressers and places of worship will reopen. People will only be able to meet people who are part of their "bubble" in their own home; only two househol...

Coronavirus in NY: Highest number of confirmed cases since May 1 Coronavirus in NY: Highest number of confirmed cases since May 1

A chart shows the new shutdown rules in areas around NY designated as micro-cluster zones. In an interview with George Stephanopoulos on Monday, Cuomo said he has spoken to other governors about how they can alter or even block Trump's plan so that...

More on Pfizer's covid-19 vaccine

As of Monday, the statewide positivity rate in NY is 2.69%, Cuomo said on Twitter. "I'm sure the Biden administration is going to address that". "If you don't have a Rite Aid or Walgreens you're in trouble", Cuomo said. Trump has dug in his heels a...

Pfizer, BioNTech say Covid-19 vaccine 90% effective in final stage trial Pfizer, BioNTech say Covid-19 vaccine 90% effective in final stage trial

Many questions also remain, including how long the vaccine will provide protection. "We're in a position potentially to be able to offer some hope", Dr. Over 43,500 people took part in the trial which has been ongoing since late July. He then clai...

Gov. Cuomo plans to increase NY airport COVID-19 checkpoints Gov. Cuomo plans to increase NY airport COVID-19 checkpoints

Travelers must obtain a test within three days of departure from that state. If both tests come back negative, the traveler may exit quarantine early upon receipt of the second negative diagnostic test. The number of states on the list has ballooned ...

Coronavirus: Two Further Deaths, 542 New Cases In Ireland Coronavirus: Two Further Deaths, 542 New Cases In Ireland

The college, on Garnerville Road in Belfast, is expected to shut for two days after the first positive case was found on Saturday. A further 528 new cases of Covid-19 have also been confirmed after 6,755 tests were carried out on 2,752 people.

B.C. imposes two-week COVID restrictions in Metro Vancouver health regions B.C. imposes two-week COVID restrictions in Metro Vancouver health regions

But they do represent the broadest restrictions B.C. residents have seen since the province began its gradual re-opening back in May. We need to keep essential services and essential activities open and operating safely. That includes spin classes,...

US expert panel votes no on experimental Alzheimer's drug US expert panel votes no on experimental Alzheimer's drug

Before markets opened, shares of Biogen were halted ahead of the panel meeting. If approved, aducanumab will be the first novel medication for Alzheimer's disease since 2004 and the first disease-modifying drug for the condition ever. To a large exte...

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