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United States authority says vaccinated people can travel domestically, should wear masks

United States authority says vaccinated people can travel domestically, should wear masks

The head of the CDC held out the promise of travel in asking people to get vaccinated when they can. Global travelers who've been vaccinated also don't need to take a COVID test before heading oversea...

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At least 36 people feared dead after train derails in E Taiwan

At least 36 people feared dead after train derails in E Taiwan

The official Central News Agency said a truck that was "not parked properly" was suspected of sliding into the path of the train from a nearby construction site. Dozens of tourists were said to be o...

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Premier Ford Expected To Announce Province Wide Shutdown Today

Premier Ford Expected To Announce Province Wide Shutdown Today

The third wave of the COVID-19 pandemic in Ontario is being driven by variants of concern and younger people are being hospitalized. An Ontario-wide "shutdown" will be put in place to combat an "ala...

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Train derails in Taiwan, with at least four dead and many injured

Train derails in Taiwan, with at least four dead and many injured

The eight vehicle train, traveling to Taitung, came off the rails in a tunnel just north of Hualien Friday morning, causing several carriages to hit the wall of the tunnel, the government-run Central ...

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Taiwan train crash kills at least 36, leaves dozens injured

Taiwan train crash kills at least 36, leaves dozens injured

More than 72 people were injured, with around 60 already sent to hospital. President Tsai Ing-wen's office said she had ordered hospitals to prepare for a mass casualty event. The lightly populated ...

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Germany considers break with European Union on 2022 vaccine orders

Germany considers break with European Union on 2022 vaccine orders

It's not going to serve any point. The pharmacy vaccinations are only being offered in Fraser and Vancouver Coastal Health for now, due to high case counts in the regions. "So I just thought 'oh boy, ...

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France announces 3-week school closure, domestic travel ban

France announces 3-week school closure, domestic travel ban

Starting on Saturday, the strict measures already in use in parts of the country - including the Parisian region of Ile-de-France and much of the north - will be extended to apply to all of continenta...

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Suspect Arrested in New York Attack on Asian Woman

Suspect Arrested in New York Attack on Asian Woman

The attack happened late on Monday morning outside an apartment building two blocks from Times Square, a bustling, heavily policed section of midtown Manhattan known as the "Crossroads of the Worl...

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Leading Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz investigated over sexual relationship

Leading Republican Congressman Matt Gaetz investigated over sexual relationship

No charges had been filed as of the time of the report , but Gaetz told Axios on Tuesday that he fears charges against him may be coming. He denied that he ever had a relationship with any unde...

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Major, one of Biden’s German shepherds, bites another person, White House says

Major, one of Biden’s German shepherds, bites another person, White House says

Major was spotted on a walk with a White House staff member on the South Lawn on Monday evening, before Biden departed for his visit to the Vietnam War Memorial. He said the dogs went to Wilmington ...

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Big warm-up early next week - but turning cold for Easter Weekend

Big warm-up early next week - but turning cold for Easter Weekend

The warm weather coincides with a major easing of England's lockdown measures, when the "stay at home" order will end, and groups of six people, or two households, can meet outside. With cloudless ski...

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World Health Organization report finds coronavirus 'extremely unlikely' to be result of lab leak

World Health Organization report finds coronavirus 'extremely unlikely' to be result of lab leak

Delays in the publication of the final report, drafted in collaboration with the team's Chinese counterparts, has been blamed on coordination and translation issues. But the investigation has not foun...

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Covid 19 coronavirus: 'Hens entertainer' linked to outbreak in Queensland

Covid 19 coronavirus: 'Hens entertainer' linked to outbreak in Queensland

The cases linked to the doctor include two men in northern Brisbane, the brother of one of the men and two colleagues of the other man. "The good news is that these cases are linked and we now belie...

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CDC Director Fears 'Impending Doom' If U.S. Opens Too Quickly

CDC Director Fears 'Impending Doom' If U.S. Opens Too Quickly

Anthony Fauci added during Friday's briefing. A top USA health official made an emotional plea for people to "hold on a little longer" with measures to stop the coronavirus , admitting she felt a s...

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US President Joe Biden Slams State Violence By Myanmar Military

US President Joe Biden Slams State Violence By Myanmar Military

The council has condemned the violence and called for a restoration of democracy, but has not yet considered possible sanctions against the military, which would require support or an abstention by ...

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Giant container ship Ever Given stuck in Suez Canal 'partially re-floated'

Giant container ship Ever Given stuck in Suez Canal 'partially re-floated'

Workers planned to make two attempts Sunday to free the vessel coinciding with high tides, a top pilot with the canal authority said. But patience for freeing the vessel may be running out. "On Frid...

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1 dead, 5 wounded after stabbing attack in Vancouver

1 dead, 5 wounded after stabbing attack in Vancouver

Jang said every available homicide detective is working on the case as he asked those who may have been in the area on Saturday afternoon to come forward with any information that might help the inves...

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Former US Officials Condemn Hate Crimes Targeting Asian Americans

Former US Officials Condemn Hate Crimes Targeting Asian Americans

We know the fetishization of Asian American women is a real thing many of us have had to deal with that. Instead, they want to shed light on how overt and unconscious racism impacts their lives. Just ...

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Woman kidnapped after incident with officers in Brampton, police say

Woman kidnapped after incident with officers in Brampton, police say

Officers attended the residence and reportedly heard a female screaming from somewhere inside before entering the house. According to the Special Investigations Unit, police entered the home and mad...

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Joe Biden assails 'outrageous' Georgia voting law

Joe Biden assails 'outrageous' Georgia voting law

During his press conference Thursday, President Biden said the new law "makes Jim Crow look like Jim Eagle". Illustrative: A voter marks her ballot during the U.S. Democrats in the state and on the ...

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Suspect in Colorado shooting bought gun legally

He said that officers responding to the initial 911 calls on Monday faced "a very significant amount of gunfire" from the shooter. Prosecutors said "additional charges" would be filed in the coming we...

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Canada assured vaccine exports from European Union won't be blocked

Canada assured vaccine exports from European Union won't be blocked

COVID-19 variants, like B.1.1.7, which is thought to have originated in the United Kingdom, now account for a high proportion of new cases - representing half of all new cases in some areas. Dr. Tam s...

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Biden calls new GOP-passed Georgia law restricting voting access an 'atrocity'

Biden calls new GOP-passed Georgia law restricting voting access an 'atrocity'

Constitution. "We are witnessing right now, a kind of wrestling in the soul of Georgia". Republicans said Georgia needed to restore the confidence of voters who believed President Donald Trump's bas...

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South Sudan receives first batch of COVID-19 vaccines

South Sudan receives first batch of COVID-19 vaccines

Tam warned, however, that the B117 variant may lead to more severe cases and could prove to be more deadly. It's a call that echoes Ontario Premier Doug Ford's recent requests. Over the past two wee...

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Moderna delays shipment of about 600,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses to Canada

Moderna delays shipment of about 600,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses to Canada

PHAC is predicting the cumulative case count - the number of cases reported since this pandemic began - will jump over the next week from 951,000 to between 973,000 and 1,005,000. While this announcem...

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Tam anxious about national COVID-19 activity, urges vigilance

Tam anxious about national COVID-19 activity, urges vigilance

The province has reported 74 new hospitalizations since yesterday, and eight new admissions of COVID-19 patients to intensive care units. The number of hospitalizations remained virtually unchanged ...

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Witness alerted Atlanta store manager to armed man

Witness alerted Atlanta store manager to armed man

Accordign to a Channel 2 journalist Matt Johnson who looked into Marley's background and shared that the man had a criminal record out of DeKalb County from three years ago for a simple assault charge...

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Less than 5 cases recorded in Leitrim

Less than 5 cases recorded in Leitrim

There has been a total of 4,628 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. The province confirmed 716 new cases across B.C., the second time in less than a week the number of new cases have topped 700. The...

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150 asylum seekers arrive as new immigration plan announced

More details on the new plan are set to be revealed later today. Whether people enter Britain legally or illegally will have an impact on how their asylum claim progresses under the proposals. Uns...

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Netanyahu claims victory in Israeli elections

Netanyahu claims victory in Israeli elections

Netanyahu , known as Bibi, also ran on his credentials as a hawkish guarantor of Israeli security who scored the diplomatic coup of establishing relations with several Arab states late a year ago. Yai...

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North Korea fires two short-range missiles

North Korea fires two short-range missiles

China's state-run Xinhua news agency reported on Monday that messages from the leaders of the neighboring countries had been exchanged. The two USA officials, who spoke on condition of anonymity, de...

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Colorado police: Gunman in hospital after killing 10 at grocery store

Colorado police: Gunman in hospital after killing 10 at grocery store

An assault-style weapons ban enacted by the city of Boulder was blocked by a Colorado state court about a week before a gunman opened fire inside a King Soopers grocery store Monday, killing 10 people...

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At Least One Dead After Massive Blaze Breaks Out At Ramapo Facility

At Least One Dead After Massive Blaze Breaks Out At Ramapo Facility

An eyewitness told Insider the building had been engulfed in flames for around two hours before the explosion caused it to cave in on itself. First responders were seen evacuating people from in...

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Supreme Court may reimpose death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber

Supreme Court may reimpose death sentence for Boston Marathon bomber

The initial federal prosecution and decision to seek a death sentence were made by the Obama administration, in which Biden served as vice president, but Biden has pledged to seek an end to the feder...

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Fresh deluge worsens 'one in 100 year' Australia floods

Fresh deluge worsens 'one in 100 year' Australia floods

The rain submerging large swathes of the state contrasts with weather conditions a year ago, when authorities were battling drought and catastrophic bushfires. Emergency services have received at leas...

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