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Apr 04 2021

Cases of rare blood clots identified after AstraZeneca Covid-19 jabs

The health agency, which reported this risk a week ago, "reconfirms the very rare occurrence of this thrombotic risk" in people vaccinated with the AstraZeneca vaccine ....

Apr 03 2021

CDC Changes Tune on COVID Guidance for Vaccinated Travelers

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Friday that fully vaccinated people can travel, opening the door for a potential cruise restart in t...

Apr 03 2021

Iran and United States 'to hold indirect nuclear talks in Vienna next week'

The commission will meet relevant experts to "to clearly identify sanctions lifting and nuclear implementation measures". Friday's statement from the EU-chaired meeti...

Apr 02 2021

Four killed in shooting at office building in Orange

Last week a gunman opened fire at a supermarket in Boulder, in the USA state of Colorado, and killed 10. Orange, Amat said, "is usually quiet". Police said that inves...

Apr 02 2021

Leading Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz investigated over sexual relationship

Gaetz later brought up a dinner he once had with Carlson, Carlson's wife, and a friend of Gaetz's who was "threatened by the Federal Bureau of Investigation". "I never me...

Apr 02 2021

Here's What Derek Chauvin Said After Getting Off George Floyd's Neck

Lane also asked twice if the officers should roll Floyd on his side, and later said he thinks Floyd is passing out. "There was some yelling and stuff", Bravinder said. Th...

Apr 01 2021

Biden Pledges $174 Billion To EVs In Infrastructure Package Proposal

The Democratic leader unveiled what would be a hard-hatted transformation of the US economy. The intention is to encourage Americans " to buy American-made EVs while e...

Apr 01 2021

Tucker Carlson says Rep. Matt Gaetz's appearance was 'weirdest interview' ever

Gaetz , a Republican representing Florida's 1st District, said in a series of tweets that the investigation is part of "an organized criminal extortion" involving a f...

Apr 01 2021

An official website of Trump launched to stay connected with supporters

The site went on to highlight the President's accomplishments and his plans to continue putting America first. Ever since, rumours have been swirling that Trump would b...

Mar 31 2021

113 container ships transit Suez Canal after Ever Given re-floated

One of the officials, who is a canal pilot, said experts were studying the exact extent of damage, but he said it unlikely would impede the Panama-flagged, Japanese-owned...

Mar 31 2021

Ontario's education minister says April break to go ahead as planned

Williams said they are still "trying to see if we can bend the curve at all" in overall numbers, "but right now, our evidence shows us we're doing a good job of keeping i...

Mar 31 2021

North Korea accuses UN Security Council of double standards

The U.S. and Japan said the weapons fired were ballistic missiles - banned under a UN Security Council resolution - while Pyongyang insisted they were tactical guided w...

Mar 29 2021

Australia's Prime Minister Morrison announces Cabinet reshuffle, Australia/NZ News & Top Stories

Mr Morrison vowed last week to change workplace culture and eradicate injustices women are facing in his government. Under the Cabinet reshuffle announced by Morrison, ...

Mar 29 2021

Ikea and Dixons Warehouse among those with goods stuck in Suez Canal

The MV Ever Given , longer than four football fields, was wedged diagonally across the canal since last Tuesday, towering over nearby palm trees and strangling world sup...

Mar 27 2021

Attempt to refloat ship blocking Suez Canal was unsuccessful: Ship's technical manager

Rescue efforts are underway after a 224,000-ton Panama-flagged Ever Given giant container vessel got wedged across Egypt's Suez Canal on Tuesday. The suspension of tr...

Mar 26 2021

Aussie floods kill 2 as rising rivers force evacuations

Thousands of homes have been affected, and many roads , bridges and rail lines damaged. "Catchments will continue to experience flows of water not seen in 50 years and...

Mar 25 2021

Massive cargo ship blocks traffic after getting jammed sideways in Suez Canal

While there was no immediate word on the situation from either the Suez Canal or Port Suez authorities, social media users were quick to take an interest. "This is de...

Mar 23 2021

COVID-19 in B.C

The state has had a 189,731 confirmed COVID cases and 3,889 virus-related deaths since the start of the pandemic. There are 5,290 active cases of the virus in B.C. Virg...

Mar 23 2021

Biden 'Just Fine' After Stumbling While Boarding Air Force One: Aide

Just a year ago, then-Vice President Mike Pence stumbled while boarding Air Force Two, and in 2015, former President Barack Obama nearly fell down the stairs as he left A...

Mar 18 2021

Vaccine exports: European Union 'quite right' to take tough stance on pharma companies

The remarks followed Ursula von der Leyen stating that she was no longer prepared for EU-made COVID vaccines to be exported to Britain and other countries that were qui...