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California Enacts Stricter COVID-19 Restrictions | coronavirus

California Enacts Stricter COVID-19 Restrictions | coronavirus

With 75 percent of ICU beds now occupied across the state and 72 percent occupied in the Bay Area, Governor Gavin Newsom warned of a stricter stay-at-home order possibly to come within days for the 51...

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White Island tragedy: Thirteen parties charged over New Zealand volcano deaths

White Island tragedy: Thirteen parties charged over New Zealand volcano deaths

TVNZ said the investigation has resulted in 13 charges against 10 parties and three individuals, which were expected to go to court on 15 December. "This deeply tragic event was unexpected, but that...

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Afghan security force personnel killed in vehicle bomb attack

Afghan security force personnel killed in vehicle bomb attack

In southern Afghanistan , another suicide auto bomber targeted the convoy of a provincial council chief in Zabul province, killing at least three people and wounding 21 others, including children, ac...

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Snow looks to be on way as Met Éireann forecasts 'wintry showers'

Snow looks to be on way as Met Éireann forecasts 'wintry showers'

The first week of December looks set to see snow hit Ireland with Met Éireann forecasting wintry showers, frost and biting cold winds. Snow will continue until Wednesday . Thursday will see the cold...

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Justice Department seeks to authorize firing squad executions

Justice Department seeks to authorize firing squad executions

A group of Oklahoma death row inmates sued the Justice Department in February arguing that the state's lethal injection protocol was inhumane. "The state law there also authorizes the use of a firi...

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41,810 new corona cases recorded in last 24 hours in India

41,810 new corona cases recorded in last 24 hours in India

Ten states and Union Territories accounted for 78.31 per cent of the new cases reported. The present active cases account for 4.74 per cent of India's total positive cases. One previously reported...

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Brad Raffensperger, Georgia secretary of state, announces probe of voter fraud allegations

Brad Raffensperger, Georgia secretary of state, announces probe of voter fraud allegations

Following the 2020 election, US President Donald Trump slammed top Republicans in the state , accusing Governor Brian Kemp of doing " absolutely nothing " to question the results and dubbing Secretar...

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Fired cyber security official on Trump’s claim of voter fraud: 'It’s nonsense'

Fired cyber security official on Trump’s claim of voter fraud: 'It’s nonsense'

And if I can reinforce or confirm for one person that the vote was secure, that the election was secure, then I feel like I've done my job". "What I saw was a clear attempt to undermine confidence...

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Biden slips while playing with dog, has confirmed hairline fractures

Biden slips while playing with dog, has confirmed hairline fractures

President Donald Trump tweeted , " Get well soon! " on Sunday evening. They adopted Major in 2018, and acquired their first dog, Champ, after the 2008 election. While Biden enters the White House wit...

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Supreme Court hears Census case brought by Trump

Supreme Court hears Census case brought by Trump

New York Attorney General Letitia James (D) has called Trump's memo an attempt to redefine the word "persons" in a way that has not been attempted since the time of slavery. Since then, another Tru...

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SII junks vaccine trial volunteer’s claims: ‘Will seek damages’

SII junks vaccine trial volunteer’s claims: ‘Will seek damages’

He had also sent the legal notice to the Indian Council of Medical Research's Director-General, Drugs Controller General of India , Central Drugs Standard Control Organization, AstraZeneca UK CEO, ...

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President-elect Joe Biden moves quickly to build a diverse administration

President-elect Joe Biden moves quickly to build a diverse administration

Jen Psaki , who has been appointed the White House Press Secretary, said on Twitter , "This is a team of some of the most talented, battle-tested communicators out there @KBeds , @K_JeanPierre , @Symo...

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PM's 'pure joy' after Moore-Gilbert return

PM's 'pure joy' after Moore-Gilbert return

As reported by Press TV, the Australian prisoner was detained in September 2018 and later sentenced to jail for "spying for Israel". She was met by public health officials and members of the Austral...

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Borelli pushing forward to reopen NYC public schools full

Borelli pushing forward to reopen NYC public schools full

The announcement marks a major policy reversal for the nation's largest school system, less than two weeks after de Blasio announced that schools were shutting down because of a rising number of COVID...

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Jared Kushner to travel to Saudi Arabia, Qatar this week

Jared Kushner to travel to Saudi Arabia, Qatar this week

The report comes amid speculation that the Trump administration will try to reinforce its policies in the region during what is presumed to be the last days of Trump in office before the next presiden...

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Townsville couple allegedly watched Netflix as child died in hot auto

Townsville couple allegedly watched Netflix as child died in hot auto

Black and her boyfriend, Aaron Hill, were charged with manslaughter over the girl's death. Police have set up a crime scene at Townsville University Hospital. Australians have rallied behind the hea...

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President Trump 'not going to change mind' on election fraud

In his CBS interview , airing Sunday, Krebs said he is standing behind his statements on the election and insisted that "we did a good job". Trump's lawyer Rudy Giuliani spent five hours in cou...

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Iran's Top Nuclear Scientist to Be Buried Today

Iran's Top Nuclear Scientist to Be Buried Today

Iran gave the status of "martyr" to Fakhrizadeh, while stating it would double its efforts to continue its nuclear programme. Gunmen attacked Fakhrizadeh's auto Friday as he was traveling near ...

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Donald Trump gives first TV interview since United States election defeat

Donald Trump gives first TV interview since United States election defeat

Trump , who spoke with Maria Bartiromo in an interview by Fox News on Sunday, expressed reservations about Biden's victory in the election. "Missing in action. Mr Trump's disinformation campaign...

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More than 150 people against confinement arrested in London

More than 150 people against confinement arrested in London

The grassroots group Save Our Rights UK, which says it is working for democracy, appeared to be leading the protest, called Unite For Freedom - Time For Action. London's Metropolitan Police said they...

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Trump Calls Justice, FBI 'Missing in Action' on Election Allegations

Trump Calls Justice, FBI 'Missing in Action' on Election Allegations

Former Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne left behind a cloud of confusion when he resigned in 2019 from the internet retailer he'd founded after panicking investors with his freakish claims that he had ...

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Fauci warns of post-Thanksgiving Covid-19 surge in US

Fauci warns of post-Thanksgiving Covid-19 surge in US

The US has recorded more than 13 million coronavirus cases and more than 266,000 people have died. There had been 822 additional deaths. And guards opened fire to quell a prison riot in Sri Lanka, whe...

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North Korean authorities 'frantically' trying to combat coronavirus including executing people

North Korean authorities 'frantically' trying to combat coronavirus including executing people

KCNA said officials were building firm anti-epidemic measures along border areas to prevent the coronavirus from entering the country. (MENAFN - Khaama Press) PYONGYANG - North Korea is further har...

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Khattar vs Amarinder: Twitter spat over farmers' protests gets intense

Khattar vs Amarinder: Twitter spat over farmers' protests gets intense

The parliament approved the Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Act 2020, the Farmers (Empowerment and Protection) Agreement on Price Assurance and Farm Services Act 2020,...

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NYC to reopen schools, even as virus cases spike

He said he planned to have in-person learning five days a week when schools reopen. "The DOE has done a good job keeping schools as safe as possible and expanding is the only way we should go". Gov. A...

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Infected Mom Gives Birth to Baby With Antibodies

Scientists believe this as a new light to decipher how the infection transfers from the mother to the child. The baby was born this month without Covid-19 but with the virus antibodies , the Strai...

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'Significant winter storm' expected in London region, Environment Canada says

'Significant winter storm' expected in London region, Environment Canada says

The system will stick around until late Wednesday, Environment Canada says. The messy mixed precipitation is expected to transition fully to snow by Monday afternoon or evening and continue into Wed...

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Indonesian Volcano Belches Huge Tower of Smoke and Ash

Indonesian Volcano Belches Huge Tower of Smoke and Ash

Many of its 130 active volcanoes often show high levels of activity, but may take weeks or even months before an eruption. Kupang, E Nusa Tenggara (ANTARA) - Mount Ili Lewotolok eruption in Lembata ...

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Rain mixing in with snow flurries Monday

Rain mixing in with snow flurries Monday

News 12 meteorologists say a low-pressure system is on track to bring heavy rain and damaging wind gusts to Long Island on Monday. "Scattered power outages are possible". From Louisiana to ME, at lea...

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Trump says he is 'ashamed' he endorsed Georgia Governor Brian Kemp

Trump says he is 'ashamed' he endorsed Georgia Governor Brian Kemp

In a telephone interview with Fox News, Trump pointed the finger at Kemp and Georgia Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger for not helping him fight his loss in the state. That would deny Republicans ...

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President-elect Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

President-elect Biden chooses an all-female senior White House press team

His running mate, California Sen. Symone Sanders , a senior adviser to Biden's campaign, will take on the role of chief spokeswoman and senior adviser of Harris. He was the first president in decad...

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Trump's insane condition to admit defeat

Trump's insane condition to admit defeat

In the national popular vote count - a metric to gauge popularity but with no legal meaning - Biden leads Trump, with about 80 million votes to some 73.9 for the incumbent. You can't have a scandal if...

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Germany has called for the closure of ski resorts in Europe

Germany has called for the closure of ski resorts in Europe

In an interview with Breaking Travel News, Anton Bodner, chairman at ski resort company Bergbahn AG Kitzbühel said skiing was among the safest activities. For many, the ski season is seen as a cri...

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Fauci: US may see 'surge upon surge' of virus in weeks ahead

Fauci: US may see 'surge upon surge' of virus in weeks ahead

New York was also the setting of a public school shut-down earlier this month as the virus again spread through New York City and its school district, the nation's largest. With a variety of strategie...

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Brant health unit reports 10 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday

Brant health unit reports 10 new COVID-19 cases on Sunday

There were also new cases in the Corry (5), Spartansburg (3), and Titusville (9) zip codes - which include residents of Warren County. Four more deaths were also reported, bringing that total to 1,2...

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