Wednesday, April 8, 2020

COVID-19: ‘People have to be responsible for themselves’: Eight U.S. states still not locked down

It began with California, then New York adopted. Two weeks later, 42 states now have issued a stay-at-home or a shelter-in-place order in an...

Former FIFA execs given up to $5 million to award 2018 World Cup to Russia, prosecutors say

In an indictment unsealed Monday, federal prosecutors in New York revealed new particulars about alleged bribes paid to former FIFA executives in alternate for...

COVID-19: Americans defying Palm Sunday lockdowns: ‘Satan’s trying to keep us apart’

Her home sits on a tidy, peaceable suburban road outdoors Cincinnati. For the previous few weeks, she has been doing all the pieces proper:...

China lifts 10-week lockdown on Wuhan after no new deaths reported for first time in former epicentre

After weeks of eerily quiet streets, empty faculties and shuttered retailers, China has lifted its nationwide lockdown on town of Wuhan, the former epicentre...

Politics

Gary Jubelin sentenced over illegal conduct in William Tyrrell investigation

The man who led the investigation into the 2014 disappearance of three-year-old William Tyrrell will spend no less than...

Virgin seeks ‘statement of confidence’

Virgin Australia has warned the nation can't afford to emerge from the coronavirus pandemic with a monopoly airline because it makes an attempt to...

Trump, Biden discuss Covid-19 response

US President Donald Trump says he had a "warm" and "wonderful" dialog with Joe Biden concerning the coronavirus outbreak, hanging an uncharacteristically cordial tone...

George Pell still faces civil suits despite High Court acquittal

Cardinal George Pell’s authorized battles are removed from over, although he's a free man.Alleged victims and their households are amongst these planning to launch...

‘Uncharted territory’: PM on lifting coronavirus restrictions and the ONE thing that will ruin everything

Scott Morrison has revealed coronavirus social distancing measures gained’t be lifted anytime quickly, with the lifting of lockdown restrictions to be decided by Australian...

Dramatic coronavirus graph explains why Easter is cancelled this year

Easter is cancelled, there’s little question about that and now, new coronavirus modelling information by the Doherty institute reveals precisely why that is the...

Latest News

COVID-19: U.S. navy secretary sorry for ‘too stupid’ speech about fired captain, but calls for dismissal grow

After days of chaos and illness, sailors aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt listened on Monday because the Navy’s high political official took to a...

COVID-19 lockdown: Can you do Nelson Mandela’s Robben Island prison cell workout?

The unfold of the coronavirus has pressured thousands and thousands everywhere in the world to retreat to base and abandon outside train and gymnasium...

COVID-19: American grocery workers begin to die of coronavirus, sparking closures, anxiety

Major grocery store chains are starting to report their first coronavirus-related worker deaths, main to retailer closures and rising anxiety amongst grocery workers because...

Bernie Sanders won’t drop out of the 2020 race, even though his own campaign boss wants him to

Sen. Bernie Sanders’ prolonged deliberations about the future of his presidential campaign have uncovered divisions in his motion between die-hard liberal activists with little...

Hours after Australia’s Cardinal Pell acquitted of sex abuse, pope decries ‘unjust sentences’

VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis, talking just some hours after Australia’s highest courtroom acquitted Cardinal George Pell of sexual abuse, on Tuesday provided his...

Economics

As shortage worsens, federal officials ask agencies to donate spare medical supplies

Now, with a lot of that work on maintain, a significant push is underway to redistribute these medical supplies...

Analysis | Ronaldo and Messi Put Players in England to Shame

It’s a shameless gambit on behalf of the gamers which displays poorly on Britain’s most distinguished trendy cultural export — its prime...

Retailers employ millions. But the government’s rescue could leave out some of the biggest names.

The $2 trillion stimulus laws approved by Congress final month comprises lots of of billions for companies to avoid...

Wall Street stretches massive rally into second day as investors find hopeful signs

The Dow Jones industrial common jumped 846 factors, or 3.7 p.c, on the open, constructing on Monday’s massive 1,600-point...

Meet the ‘Weird Al’ Yankovics of our social-distancing era

“I just had all this time on my hands, and I thought, ‘What do I do with it?’” Matarazzo...
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TECHNOLOGY

WhatsApp tightens sharing limits to curb virus misinformation

WhatsApp limits message forwarding to one chat at a timeSan Francisco, United States | AFP | WhatsApp on Tuesday positioned new limits on message forwarding as a part of...

No, 5G radiation doesn’t cause or spread the coronavirus. Saying it does is destructive

A conspiracy concept claiming 5G can spread the coronavirus is making the rounds on social media. The delusion supposedly gained...

ICU ventilators: what they are, how they work and why it’s hard to make more

Around the world, individuals are racing to design and manufacture much-needed ventilators to handle a worldwide lack of provide. One...

Europe

Who is Dominic Raab, the man standing in for Boris Johnson?

Now, which means Raab, 46, is chairing nationwide safety conferences and day by day covid-19 teleconferences.Raab is recognized to be extraordinarily devoted to...

Boris Johnson receives ‘oxygen support’ as he battles covid-19

The prime minister's official spokesman stated Johnson was "stable overnight," was receiving "standard oxygen treatment" and "breathing without any other assistance." He confirmed...

Coronavirus? Pandemic? For many in Sweden, life goes on as usual.

"Is it really that damn bad?" Sandra Bergkvist, a 28-year-old grocery clerk from close by Akersberga, requested rhetorically as she loved a beer...

Asia

Japan opts for emergency but ‘no lockdown’ — keeping its eye on the economy

“It is of the utmost importance to change the behavior of citizens,” Abe stated. “If all of us make an effort and try...

New Zealand isn’t just flattening the curve. It’s squashing it.

People have been strolling and biking strictly of their neighborhoods, lining up six toes aside outdoors grocery shops whereas ready to go one-in-one-out,...

Mapping the worldwide spread of the coronavirus

More than 50,000 folks have died worldwide in the covid-19 pandemic as of April 2, and the quantity of reported instances is...

Work from home, they said. In Japan, it’s not so easy.

This is a nation the place you continue to have to indicate up in particular person.Japan’s work tradition calls for fixed face-to-face interplay,...

Sports

FIFA urges clubs and players to reach agreement over wages: sources

Lausanne, Switzerland | AFP | FIFA on Monday urged clubs and players to reach agreement on wage reductions to defend clubs struggling monetary injury due...

Russia denies bribing FIFA officials to host 2018 World Cup

Moscow, Russia | AFP | The Kremlin on Tuesday “categorically” denied allegations that Russia had bribed FIFA officials for the fitting to host the 2018 World Cup. “Russia absolutely legally...

One-time teammates in Winnipeg, Reid enjoying coaching with Dinwiddie in Toronto

The relationship between Fred Reid and Ryan Dinwiddie was first solid throughout their days in the Peg, a relationship that may be rekindled when...

KOSHAN: Relationship between Marleau and Leafs’ Matthews, Marner endures

The bromance involving Patrick Marleau, Auston Matthews and Mitch Marner hasn’t misplaced its spark.Never thoughts that the veteran Marleau hasn’t been a Maple Leafs...

Golf plans for three majors and Ryder Cup in 2020

Three majors and a Ryder Cup in 2020 sounds fairly good proper now.The golf world bought some much-needed mild on the finish of the...

THE HOCKEY FIX IS IN: Sportsnet going overtime on blasts from the past

TODD SAELHOF, Postmedia NetworkHockey is on maintain.So, Rogers has hit the rewind on National Hockey League video games, going retro to assist quench the...

Technology

WhatsApp tightens sharing limits to curb virus misinformation

WhatsApp limits message forwarding to one chat at a timeSan Francisco, United States | AFP | WhatsApp on Tuesday positioned new limits on message forwarding as a part of an effort to curb the unfold of misinformation in regards to the coronavirus pandemic. The new...

Life Style

The surprising source of Ansel Adams’ signature style

Ansel Adams’ daring, black-and-white landscapes of the American wilderness are so iconic that most individuals know an Adams {photograph} after...

Married At First Sight’s Stacey Hampton confronts love rival Hayley Vernon during a tense night out

'I'm the sufferer!' Married At First Sight's Stacey Hampton confronts love...

Samira Mighty soaks up the sun after signing up as NHS volunteer

'Help heal the world': Samira Mighty soaks up the sun after...

Married At First Sight: Stacey Hampton debuts post-show makeover

The greatest revenge is wanting good! Married At First Sight's Stacey...

Ant McPartlin and ex Lisa Armstrong ‘on civil terms after finalising divorce’

Ant McPartlin and his ex-wife Lisa Armstrong are stated to be on civil terms, after finalising their divorce settlement.The TV presenter, 44, and...

Health

Arts & Culture

When confronting the coronavirus, tough isn’t enough

When Donald Trump was operating for president, he cultivated a tough-guy persona: tough on immigration, tough on crime and tough...

A world without sports

Baseball’s opening day got here and went. The Olympics have been postponed. Football within the fall? Don’t rely on it....

Malta’s Game of Thrones Azure Window could be replaced by something even more incredible

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

Beautiful waterfalls that will take your breath away

 The main thing that you have to remember on this journey is just be nice to everyone and always smile. Refreshingly,...

Why Italian cinema is starting to glamorize the mafia

For virtually a century, American filmmakers have glamorized the Mafia, depicting their ranks as so charismatic and quick-witted that you...

Entertainment

COVID-19: Jennifer Hawkins remains in listed $20million Sydney mansion as house prices plummet

The excellent place to isolate: Jennifer Hawkins remains to be dwelling...

Alanis Morissette beams with joy as she breastfeeds her baby son Winter

Alanis Morissette beamed with joy as she breastfed the most recent addition to her household, son Winter, on the May 2020 cowl of...

Tiger King ‘hero’ Saff reveals he was misgendered in hit documentary

Kelci Saffery, a standout star of Netflix hit Tiger King, has revealed he was 'misgendered' in the documentary, as he identifies as a...

Married At First Sight’s Hayley Vernon calls out a fan for asking her if she’s transgender

'You're an absolute software': Married At First Sight's Hayley Vernon calls...