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Nine dead as Kabul car bombing targets Afghan lawmaker

Nine dead as Kabul car bombing targets Afghan lawmaker

Andarabi said the lawmaker was in "good condition". He added this was only the initial report of casualties, and that the toll could rise. The attack happened while Mr Wardak's convey was passing ...

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Coronavirus Vaccine Provided to US Supreme Court

Coronavirus Vaccine Provided to US Supreme Court

In a press release Friday, Speaker Pelosi called on Trump to invoke the Defense Production Act in order to accelerate manufacturing of the vaccine (and presumably of the second one being made by Moder...

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Netherlands bans United Kingdom flights, fearing new coronavirus variant

Netherlands bans United Kingdom flights, fearing new coronavirus variant

Belgian Prime Minister Alexander De Croo said Sunday he was issuing the flight ban for 24 hours starting at midnight "out of precaution". Germany wants to ban all flights from the United Kingdom...

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Twitter Updates Label on Trump’s Tweets After Electoral College Certifies Biden Presidency

The bold text is linked to Twitter's official election page, featuring news coverage from various outlets. Twitter has updated the disclaimers that appear on President Donald Trump's tweets to ref...

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Government considering new travel restrictions from Britain

Asked if the Government was telling Irish people not to travel, he said: "The UK government is telling them they can't come". Ryan said that Ireland would follow the restrictions on flights put in p...

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Supreme Court puts off ruling on Trump plan for undocumented immigrants & census

Supreme Court puts off ruling on Trump plan for undocumented immigrants & census

The president has a mixed record at the high court on immigration. It's not clear that Friday's decision will have much practical effect. I wrote about the oral arguments in that matter in a Dec...

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Some Coronavirus Restrictions Have Been Reintroduced in Greater Sydney

Some Coronavirus Restrictions Have Been Reintroduced in Greater Sydney

Unlike some newly introduced restrictions for Greater Sydney introduced in NSW on Sunday, Mr Andrews said the border checkpoints would not be lifted at midnight on Wednesday, and he could not name...

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As Pence Takes Vaccine on Live TV, Trump Tweets About

As Pence Takes Vaccine on Live TV, Trump Tweets About "Russia Hoax"

The White House said that the aim of receiving the jab in a televised event was to "promote the safety and efficacy of the vaccine and build confidence among the American people". It offers up to 95%...

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Coronavirus: What we know about the UK's new COVID strain

More British Transport Police officers were being deployed to ensure that "only those who need to take essential journeys can travel safely", he said in a statement. The toughest restrictions - simila...

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Hospital fire kills 9 COVID-19 patients at ICU in Turkey

Hospital fire kills 9 COVID-19 patients at ICU in Turkey

Wishing Allah's mercy on the fire's victims, Koca added that they are closely following developments after the deadly incident. Police and security personnel stand guard outside the private Sanko Un...

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Forecast for Windsor-Essex for Thursday, December 17, 2020

Should any fog come to fruition, it could be freezing fog as lows drop to the upper 20s and low 30s, which could make some surfaces a little slick. Another weather-maker will approach us on Monday ...

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Canada surpasses 500,000 COVID-19 cases

Health Canada's review team is still waiting for final data on Moderna's manufacturing process before making its decision but the company plans to start shipping the first 168,000 doses within 48 hour...

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Netherlands ban flights from United Kingdom after detecting new coronavirus strain

Viruses mutate regularly, and scientists have found thousands different of mutations among samples of the virus causing Covid-19. "This strain of the virus is thought to spread more easily and more ...

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CDC advisory group votes to recommend Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine

I am the one that approved the forecast sheets". As of Saturday, the United States has registered more than 17.59 million coronavirus infection cases, and at least 315,312 deaths according to data c...

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Britain says new coronavirus variant up to 70% more transmissible

Britain says new coronavirus variant up to 70% more transmissible

Wales' First Minister Mark Drakeford also announced new restrictions from Sunday , with festive "bubbles" - limited gatherings of selected contacts - allowed only for Christmas Day. Mr Vallance said ...

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Queensland makes 'necessary' Covid move as Sydney cluster grows

Queensland makes 'necessary' Covid move as Sydney cluster grows

She also urged people in the greater Sydney area to wear masks in public, although it was not mandatory. The latest outbreak has thrown Christmas plans into disarray, as many Australians who hoped t...

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US Space Force members are now Guardians

US Space Force members are now Guardians

Earlier this year in July, the force unveiled its official motto : Semper Supra, or Always Above, as well as its service branch's logo, along with an explanation about the seal's design. The Space Fo...

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Trump administration trying to secure mini trade deal with United Kingdom, says US

Trump administration trying to secure mini trade deal with United Kingdom, says US

In an interview with the BBC , Lighthizer said the November election in the US has had an impact on the timing of transatlantic talks and there is still "a short period of time" for negotiators to co...

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Trump floats Sidney Powell as special counsel

Trump floats Sidney Powell as special counsel

Said Flynn: "He could order, within the swing states, if he wanted to he could take military capabilities and he could place them in those states and basically re-run an election in each of those sta...

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Pakistan starts legal process for ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's extradition

Pakistan starts legal process for ex-PM Nawaz Sharif's extradition

Maryam's press conference comes after reports emerged that the government had made a decision to hold Senate elections in February, instead of March 2021. "You forgot the show of hands method when the...

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Biden picks U.S. Representative Deb Haaland to be Interior Secretary

Biden picks U.S. Representative Deb Haaland to be Interior Secretary

If you liked this article, please donate $5 to keep NationofChange online through November. He said that this decision will make the Native Americans witness their community-member among the top decis...

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Pastors, Chicago mayor talk about black woman's botched raid

Pastors, Chicago mayor talk about black woman's botched raid

They had guns pointed at me. "Whoever gave you that information gave you the wrong information". Young said she didn't have time to dress before several officers stormed into her apartment. She said a...

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Fiji assesses devastation from powerful cyclone Yasa

Fiji assesses devastation from powerful cyclone Yasa

Taveuni Island to the north of Koro, where more than 1,400 people spent the night in evacuation centres, is still being hit by winds. UNICEF has continued its efforts to support children and communiti...

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U.S. State Department Closing Two Consulates In Russia

U.S. State Department Closing Two Consulates In Russia

In a letter to congressional leaders sent December 10 and obtained by The Hill, the administration said it will permanently close its Vladivostok consulate and temporarily halt work at the consulate i...

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Bulgaria expels Russian military attache

Bulgaria expels Russian military attache

That's according to European Pravda citing a Bulgarian state news agency BGNES . A foreign national has collected information that is state secret for the objective of providing it to a foreign sta...

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Berkshire and Buckinghamshire to face Tier 4 coronavirus restrictions

Berkshire and Buckinghamshire to face Tier 4 coronavirus restrictions

That means people must stay at home, avoid non essential travel and non essential shops must close again. People are also urged to work from home when they can, and should not enter or leave Tier Four...

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At least 9 killed in hospital fire in SE Turkey_china

At least 9 killed in hospital fire in SE Turkey_china

The fire started in the intensive care ward. People hospitalised with COVID-19 and neurological problems including stroke and confusion, have a higher risk of dying than other patients infected with...

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Iran starts construction at underground nuclear facility

Iran starts construction at underground nuclear facility

He did not elaborate. The IAEA played its part during negotiations on the JCPOA. The agency as of yet has not publicly disclosed if Iran informed it of any construction at Fordo. Tensions still remain...

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United States Space Force reveals name of Force members

United States Space Force reveals name of Force members

But did the Space Force team (not to be confused with Steve Carell and co. over at Apple TV+) really think they were going to get points for calling themselves Guardians? "The name Guardians con...

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Germany’s daily virus tally soars to new highs, breaking 30,000 mark

Germany’s daily virus tally soars to new highs, breaking 30,000 mark

The RKI noted that the Tuesday death toll included two days of figures from the hard-hit state of Saxony , Germany's worst-hit region. The student said she was in favour of shops being closed down....

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Federal execution numbers top states’ for 1st time

Federal execution numbers top states’ for 1st time

Barr has said that the executions are meant to bring justice to victims and survivors and that those scheduled for death are among "the worst criminals". Others, such as Louisiana and Utah, haven't ca...

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Strong wind gusts in the forecast Friday through Sunday

Strong wind gusts in the forecast Friday through Sunday

Morning temperatures in the low 20s with afternoon highs only in the 30s to low 40s. Rain showers will end with temperatures in the 40s. The average high this time of year is 57 and the average low is...

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On the auction block: imploding Trump's casino

On the auction block: imploding Trump's casino

The company would later file for Chapter 11 protection in 2014 before falling into the hands of owner Carl Icahn , the billionaire businessman and Indian Creek Island resident who may become the new...

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European Union top official sees ‘progress’ in post-Brexit talks

European Union top official sees ‘progress’ in post-Brexit talks

If ongoing trade talks do not deliver a new trade agreement the two sides will trade on World Trade Organisation terms, with customs and tariffs, from 1 January. "It's like always in politics, it happ...

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Heavy snow paralyzes traffic in Japan, more expected over weekend

Heavy snow paralyzes traffic in Japan, more expected over weekend

A driver told NHK: 'The snow was extremely heavy. I was really scared. Now, to drink water, I have to melt snow I collect in a plastic bottle'. The Japan Meteorological Agency warned of more sno...

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