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Minnesota reports over 25,000 new COVID cases in seven days

Minnesota reports over 25,000 new COVID cases in seven days

The average has increased by 33.8% since November 1 (824.1). The caseload is taking its toll on the state's hospitals, which had a record 320 patients hospitalized with confirmed or suspected cases ...

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Here's how Canadians are reacting to the U.S. election results

Here's how Canadians are reacting to the U.S. election results

He went on to say: "The simple fact is this election is far from over". DE is home to Joe Biden and his family, it's also been the place where the Biden campaign hunkered down and waited a full ...

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Newspaper: UAE relaxes Islamic laws to 'boost tolerance

Newspaper: UAE relaxes Islamic laws to 'boost tolerance

The event had been postponed earlier because of the coronavirus pandemic . So, what are the legal reforms that the Gulf nation seeks to implement? In a move to better "protect women's rights", th...

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How Georgia could leave US Senate control unclear until Jan 2021

How Georgia could leave US Senate control unclear until Jan 2021

After Tuesday's election, both Democrats and Republicans now hold 48 seats in the Senate. With the Georgia runoff set for January 5, that will leave the question of which party will control the Sena...

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Coronavirus: India’s tally crosses 85 lakh, toll rises to 1,26,121

Coronavirus: India’s tally crosses 85 lakh, toll rises to 1,26,121

The number of new Covid infections in the one-day period was 9 per cent lesser than Friday's nearly 50,000. There is a continuous decline in average daily new cases for the last five weeks. Maharash...

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U.S. hits record-high infections on 3rd day

U.S. hits record-high infections on 3rd day

Almost 4,500 came from Missouri, according to the 41 Action News Daily COVID-19 Tracker. The Midwest remains the hardest-hit USA region based on daily new cases per capita. But if and when vaccine...

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U.S. to sanction leader of Lebanon's Free Patriotic Movement

U.S. to sanction leader of Lebanon's Free Patriotic Movement

The Trump administration has imposed sanctions on a top Lebanese politician in a move aimed at curbing the power of the Islamist militant group Hezbollah . "I have gotten used to injustice and learned...

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Von der Leyen: Significant differences on trade deal remain

Von der Leyen: Significant differences on trade deal remain

She added: "Our teams will continue working hard next week". "And that's been the case under president after president, prime minister after prime minister". "I think it's there to be done". Mr Biden'...

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Beijing praises Hong Kong chief Lam

Beijing praises Hong Kong chief Lam

Five cabinet members, including the secretary for housing and transport and the secretary for food and safety, accompanied Lam on the trip to seek economic assistance from Beijing, in a sign that Hong...

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Suu Kyi victory expected as voting underway in Myanmar

Suu Kyi victory expected as voting underway in Myanmar

Hundreds of thousands of Muslim Rohingyas fled an army crackdown in 2017 in what the United Nations described as ethnic cleansing. Myanmar said it was carrying out legitimate operations against milita...

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Biden says he will prevail as votes are tallied in battleground states

Biden says he will prevail as votes are tallied in battleground states

Trump can now only win if he takes them all. He made similar claims about election integrity during the 2016 campaign, which he went on to win. "Democracy is very much alive in the United States"....

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Britain bans entry to all travellers from Denmark over Covid outbreaks

Britain bans entry to all travellers from Denmark over Covid outbreaks

She added: "Although not a ban on fur farming, this move signals the end of suffering for millions of animals confined to small wire cages on Danish fur farms exclusively for the purposes of a trivial...

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Trump's White House chief of staff tests positive for coronavirus

Trump's White House chief of staff tests positive for coronavirus

It is not immediately clear how Meadows - who has often appeared at public events without a face mask - was infected. One White House aide told CNN that officials are now "alarmed", given Mr Meadows...

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Ciara's Daughter Sienna Has the Cutest Reaction to Kamala Harris' Historic Win

Ciara's Daughter Sienna Has the Cutest Reaction to Kamala Harris' Historic Win

Baroness Floella Benjamin also celebrated Ms Harris's achievement and wrote on Twitter: "Just love this woman and everything she has achieved so far, which started when her mother gave her the love ...

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CNN anchor Van Jones breaks down after Biden win

CNN anchor Van Jones breaks down after Biden win

It's easier to tell your kids that character matters", he said as he welled up. "It's just vindication for a whole lot of people who really suffered". Joseph A. Wulfsohn is a media reporter for F...

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USA coronavirus cases hit 9.5M

USA coronavirus cases hit 9.5M

Almost 235,000 people have died from COVID-19 in the USA during the last eight months, according to Johns Hopkins. The number of patients hospitalized for COVID-19 also reached a record high in 16 s...

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Trump Supporters Rally Outside Maricopa County's Elections Department

Trump Supporters Rally Outside Maricopa County's Elections Department

Rep. Paul A. Gosar (R-Ariz.) tweeted that he asked Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich to look into the Sharpie issue. The only warning offered on the site was against the use of "red and red-adj...

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U.S. sets daily record, exceeds 126,000 virus cases

U.S. sets daily record, exceeds 126,000 virus cases

Coronavirus deaths are trending higher but not at the same rate as cases. As of Friday evening, the U.S. - the worst hit country in the world in terms of deaths and total cases - had more than 236...

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US Election terror threat: Police investigate alleged plot to attack counting station

US Election terror threat: Police investigate alleged plot to attack counting station

A police department spokesperson said the men acknowledged that the silver Hummer was theirs, and police found another gun inside. The other man allegedly told authorities he did not have a permit to ...

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Parents honor first female U.S. VP-elect Kamala Harris with daughters

Parents honor first female U.S. VP-elect Kamala Harris with daughters

Before she became a senator, Harris was the attorney general of California from 2011 to 2017. Kamala Harris made history Saturday as the first Black woman elected as vice president of the United Sta...

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Staffing troubles emerge as Minnesota tops 5,000 virus cases

Staffing troubles emerge as Minnesota tops 5,000 virus cases

There are now 3,741 active cases of the disease in British Columbia, which is also a record. Locally, the health department in Effingham County is trying to get residents onboard safety guidelines...

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Ethiopia Bombs Targets in Tigray Region

Ethiopia Bombs Targets in Tigray Region

Ethiopian jets bombed the Tigray region on Friday as Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed vowed further air strikes in the escalating conflict amid reports that Tigrayan forces had seized control of federal ...

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Trump claims election fraud from White House, US TV channel cut away

Trump claims election fraud from White House, US TV channel cut away

Legal experts said the lawsuits had little chance of changing the outcome of the election but could cast doubt on the process. In another tweet that was flagged by Twitter as potentially misleading, h...

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6 countries have coronavirus on mink farms, United Nations health agency says

6 countries have coronavirus on mink farms, United Nations health agency says

She cited a government report which said the mutated virus had been found to weaken the body's ability to form antibodies, potentially making the current vaccines under development for COVID-19 inef...

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Highest number of daily new COVID cases reported in Kane County Friday

Highest number of daily new COVID cases reported in Kane County Friday

The new cases included six people between the ages of 10-19, the county data show. Peel, Toronto, York Region and Ottawa were put into what was called "modified Stage 2" restrictions last month, wit...

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US Election results: Biden predicts victory over Trump as counts go on

US Election results: Biden predicts victory over Trump as counts go on

As the USA presidential election enters its final stretch, rivals Donald Trump and Joe Biden have very different routes to claim power. Like it or not, sensible or not, nearly 70 million voters - ...

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Donald Trump, without any evidence, peddles more claims of election fraud

Donald Trump, without any evidence, peddles more claims of election fraud

If Biden wins Pennsylvania, he would win the presidency. It has demanded recounting of votes in Wisconsin. Most outstanding votes being counted now are early, mail-in votes, which, according to elec...

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Denmark to slaughter millions of minks over coronavirus fears Read more Skip

Denmark to slaughter millions of minks over coronavirus fears Read more Skip

And anyone who has arrived in the country from Denmark in the last 14 days will be contacted and told to self-isolate with their household . In a statement, the Department of Agriculture said: "T...

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Trump spiritual adviser Paula White holds live prayer for his reelection

Trump spiritual adviser Paula White holds live prayer for his reelection

Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories . "I hear a sound of victory, the Lord says it is done", White said even as all counting indicated that Trump was trailing. Speaking to the nation ...

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Two armed men arrested near Philadelphia voting centre

Two armed men arrested near Philadelphia voting centre

Authorities initially said that the rifle did not have a serial number but later said that it did. Protesters supporting both candidates have gathered outside the Pennsylvania Convention Center ...

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European Union imposes sanctions on Belarusian president over security crackdown

European Union imposes sanctions on Belarusian president over security crackdown

The EU also imposed sanctions on the head of the country KGB security agency, as well as the president's chief of staff and press officer. The vote was "not transparent, free or fair" and it recomme...

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Sweet revenge: Greta Thunberg trolls Trump with his own words

Sweet revenge: Greta Thunberg trolls Trump with his own words

He tweeted at the time , "So ridiculous, Greta must work on her anger management problem, then go to a good old fashioned movie with a friend!" The tweet by Donald Trump had attracted huge crit...

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Lebanon's Gebran Bassil hit by USA sanctions 'for corruption'

Lebanon's Gebran Bassil hit by USA sanctions 'for corruption'

US President Donald Trump's administration is expected on Friday to impose the sanctions on Bassil for assisting his ally, the Lebanese Shia group Hezbollah, the newspaper reported late on Thursday ci...

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Whole Foods will allow employees to wear poppies after backlash: MP

Whole Foods will allow employees to wear poppies after backlash: MP

The new controversy follows another flashpoint around Whole Food uniforms earlier this year, when USA staff filed a federal lawsuit against their employer after they were told they couldn't wear "Bl...

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Florida reports 5,245 new COVID-19 cases

Florida reports 5,245 new COVID-19 cases

The Ottawa County Department of Public Health says it's delayed in COVID-19 case investigations and contact tracing because of the rapid spread of the virus. Officials urged the public to continue fol...

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