Wednesday January 26-th, 2022

CDC issuing new mask guidance for fully vaccinated CDC issuing new mask guidance for fully vaccinated

The White House Correspondents' Association sent an email to members on Thursday saying that the mask-wearing requirements for reporters on the White House grounds were immediately lifted for those fully vaccinated. "We've gotten this far". In a re...

Minnesota Judge Finds Aggravating Factors In George Floyd Murder Minnesota Judge Finds Aggravating Factors In George Floyd Murder

People demanding justice for George Floyd gathered tonight outside the Hennepin County Government Center, where the trial of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin has been ongoing for the past two weeks. Prosecutors pushing for Chauvin ...

CDC To Update Guidelines Allowing Vaccinated People to Go Maskless Indoors CDC To Update Guidelines Allowing Vaccinated People to Go Maskless Indoors

Could be 10 percent. The new guidance was announced Thursday by CDC Director Dr. Rochelle Walensky. Most fully-vaccinated Americans can finally stop wearing their masks nearly anywhere - indoors our outdoors, the CDC announced on Thursday.

British Army Killed Innocent Civilians in Belfast in 1971: Inquiry British Army Killed Innocent Civilians in Belfast in 1971: Inquiry

Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Wednesday apologised "unreservedly" on behalf of the British government for the deaths of 10 innocent people killed in a 1971 incident in Belfast during a British Army operation. "The secretary of state says that the...

Israel Turned Down Offers of Ceasefire With Hamas, Netanyahu Says Israel Turned Down Offers of Ceasefire With Hamas, Netanyahu Says

In the Tel Aviv suburb of Bat Yam, Jewish youths reportedly ransacked stores and beat an Arab man, Israeli media reported. "We must not win the battle in Gaza and lose the battle at home". "My expectation and hope is that this will be closing down ...

California Governor Gavin Newsom Expands Drought Declaration to 41 Counties California Governor Gavin Newsom Expands Drought Declaration to 41 Counties

Newsom, a first-term Democrat facing a recall election over his handling of the coronavirus pandemic, directed the state's water board to consider modifying requirements for reservoir releases and take other conservation measures. Newsom is widel...

At least 11 people killed in Russian Federation school shooting At least 11 people killed in Russian Federation school shooting

The regional Interior Ministry has denied that there were any accomplices after initial reports said that officers had killed a second shooter. Video footage shared on social media showed emergency service vehicles parked outside the school, wi...

Loose Tiger Roams Houston Neighborhood Loose Tiger Roams Houston Neighborhood

It said a tiger was on the loose in a nearby Houston neighborhood. Minutes later, he put the animal in a white Jeep Cherokee and took off before police arrived. A neighbor told the station that the man said to not shoot the tiger, which was his, ...

Lebanon Calls for Immediate Action on Israeli Violence on Palestinians Lebanon Calls for Immediate Action on Israeli Violence on Palestinians

The United Arab Emirates (UAE), which normalized relations with Israel previous year, "strongly condemned" the clashes and the potential evictions, and urged Israeli authorities to reduce tensions. Police said 15 people were arrested at another prote...

25 killed, 52 wounded in blast outside Kabul school: interior ministry 25 killed, 52 wounded in blast outside Kabul school: interior ministry

Afghan officials including President Ashraf Ghani blamed the Taliban . A spokesman for the interior ministry , Tariq Arian, said the death toll was at least 30 with 52 injured. It is noted that May 1, 2021 marks a deadline agreed upon by Taliba...

2 male friends booked in Pakistani-British woman's death in Lahore 2 male friends booked in Pakistani-British woman's death in Lahore

Ms Zulfiqar's friend Mohammad Nazeer had told police a man wanted to marry her and had threatened her with "dire consequences" if she refused. Mr Nazeer said he had meant to talk to the two men in order to defuse the situation, only for her then to...

Alberta identifies 1,743 new COVID-19 cases, nine additional deaths Alberta identifies 1,743 new COVID-19 cases, nine additional deaths

Alberta has the highest active case rate in Canada, with 518 per 100,000 people - more than double Ontario's 252 per 100,000 people. Across Alberta, another 1,743 were diagnosed in the past 24 hours after 14,585 tests were run for a positivity rate...

White House Says It Is Open to Diplomacy With North Korea White House Says It Is Open to Diplomacy With North Korea

Diplomacy was a "spurious signboard" for the United States to "cover up its hostile acts", the North Korean foreign ministry said in a statement run by the KCNA news agency. According to local news reports, Park's leaflet launch was sponsored by Su...

US Formally Begins Afghanistan Troop Pullout US Formally Begins Afghanistan Troop Pullout

Biden's prolonging of the Afghan war will also reportedly require the deployment of additional troops between May and September, according to CNN and Afghan news outlets. will be continuing on all other fronts unless they are expelled from the rest...

Trudeau dismisses Ontario's call for stricter land border quarantine rules Trudeau dismisses Ontario's call for stricter land border quarantine rules

A spokeswoman for the premier noted that the province has not made a formal request regarding global students, but said the federal government must take further action to prevent more contagious variants of COVID-19 from entering the country.

Key milestones in China's space station project Key milestones in China's space station project

Tianhe will act as the foundational module for China's first space station in low-Earth orbit named Tiangong , which means "heavenly palace" in Chinese. While Russia and the United States are now discussing what to do with the International Spac...

Visualizing the unique, historic diversity of the dais at Biden’s speech Visualizing the unique, historic diversity of the dais at Biden’s speech

Pelosi already knows what it feels like to sit on the rostrum in the House chamber and introduce a President for speeches . Later in his address, Biden announced another in a series of domestic policy assignments for Harris: overseeing the expansi...

BC reports infant death due to COVID-19 BC reports infant death due to COVID-19

One of the deaths was the infant, now the youngest person to die from COVID-19 in the province, Henry said. There are 8,199 active cases, including 484patients in hospital and 158 in ICU. In speaking about the toddler's death last week, Henry said ...

Virginia deputy who shot Black man appears to mistake phone for gun Virginia deputy who shot Black man appears to mistake phone for gun

The body camera video and 911 audio were released late Friday, after the sheriff's office said Brown's family had reviewed both at the invitation of the sheriff's office and a special prosecutor in the case, the Fredericksburg Commonwealth's Attorney...

Fresh Lockdown In Australia's Perth After Virus Escapes Quarantine Hotel Fresh Lockdown In Australia's Perth After Virus Escapes Quarantine Hotel

In the previous month it was just 11 per cent, ' Mr McGowan said in a statement. Health Minister Martin Foley confirmed the man, from Melbourne's eastern suburbs, returned a positive test on Friday morning. Passengers on flight QF778, from Perth to...

Family: 15-year-old girl shot, killed by police in Columbus, Ohio Family: 15-year-old girl shot, killed by police in Columbus, Ohio

Police said they were responding to a report of an attempted stabbing in the southern part of the city at about 4:30 p.m. local time. "Ma'Khia had a motherly nature about her", Paula Bryant asserted. "But a family is grieving tonight". "Officers ...

Here's how long Derek Chauvin could spend in prison Here's how long Derek Chauvin could spend in prison

Chauvin was accused of police brutality by kneeling on Floyd's neck until he was dead in an infamous video which sparked riots and protests around the world and even in San Angelo . Because of George Floyd, perhaps we can start to breathe again. The...

Family says 16-year-old girl shot dead by police in Columbus Family says 16-year-old girl shot dead by police in Columbus

The video then shows what appears to be a kitchen knife lying on pavement near the teenager. "It's a tragic day in the city of Columbus". "As we watched the verdict from Minneapolis many talked about the sigh of relief - but there is a truth th...

India reports over 2.5 lakh new COVID- 19 cases, 1,761 deaths India reports over 2.5 lakh new COVID- 19 cases, 1,761 deaths

While Delhi's positivity rate was over 32 per cent, it was higher than 25 per cent in states such as Bengal, and over 20 per cent in Maharashtra and Jharkhand. It now comprises 13.26 per cent of the country's total positive cases. The state's tally...

Ohio police kill teenaged Black girl, say media, family Ohio police kill teenaged Black girl, say media, family

Tension is high in the city after the Chauvin verdict and last week's deadly police-involved shooting in Brooklyn Center, Minn. The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition and pronounced dead just before 5:30 p.m. "She didn't deserve...

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