International News: WASHINGTON: President Joe Biden said Tuesday that Americans “still need to do better” on Covid-19 vaccinations, as US health authorities tightened mas.
The National Weather Service says tornadoes struck near Detroit and near Flint on the evening of July 24. The two EF-1 tornadoes touched down in Genesee County’s Clayton Township around 6:30 p.m. and in Oakland County around 7:45 p.m., the …
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A landlord in Ohio is violating a federal lawsuit consent decree by continuing to rent properties and harass female tenants, the U.S. Justice Department says. The United States Attorney’s Office filed a motion requesting a federal judge to find local …
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The state’s not seasonally adjusted number of employed individuals increased in June both over the month and over the year for the third consecutive month, the Louisiana Workforce Commission reported. The June 2021 estimate of 1,936,239 shows a gain from …
Walt Disney Co’s cruise division said on Friday it would start operations from U.S. ports again next month, following a months-long pause due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Disney Dream will depart from Port Canaveral, Florida on Aug. 9 to the …
Federal workplace safety officials are proposing nearly $1 million in fines against four companies following a liquid nitrogen leak in January that killed six workers at a northeast Georgia poultry processing plant. U.S. Labor Secretary Marty Walsh announced the citations …
The renowned event will be held at the Tate Liverpool gallery in late 2022, it is announced.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-merseyside-57982406
The rapper made false claims about the life expectancy of people with HIV at a US festival.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/newsbeat-57984070
The Japanese-born British novelist previously won the award in 1989 with The Remains Of The Day.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-57982282
The comic will host two live Q&As in October in aid of Laura Nuttall, who has brain cancer.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-57984740
The star’s new lawyer says her father’s control of her career is “insane and depressing”.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-57982252
A £1.6bn strategy aimed at improving the lives of disabled people is to be set out by the government.
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Consumers should not have to pay excessive prices to use public car charging, MPs say.
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About one in three has problems such as high blood pressure and mental ill health, a study suggests.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-57982476
Senior cabinet ministers are due to discuss the move for arrivals to England in a meeting on Wednesday.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-57992929
American gymnast Simone Biles is praised for prioritising “mental wellness over all else” after pulling out of the Olympic women’s team final.
Original source: https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/olympics/57992327
People vaccinated against Covid-19 in high-risk parts of the United States should resume wearing masks indoors, the top health authority said Tuesday.
Chile’s Chinchorro mummies, the oldest in the world to have been purposefully preserved by humans, were added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List on Tuesday.
US President Joe Biden on Tuesday nominated his longtime aide Mark Gitenstein as ambassador to the European Union as his administration looks to prioritize relations with the 27-nation bloc.
US President Joe Biden on Tuesday accused his Russian counterpart of seeking to disrupt the 2022 congressional elections by spreading “misinformation.”
Australian officials are set to extend a COVID-19 lockdown in the country’s largest city, Sydney, as new cases remain stubbornly high despite a month under strict stay-home orders, while Victoria and…
The proposed rules from the Environmental Protection Agency and Department of Transportation are expected to be released as early as next week, according to four industry and government officials who have been briefed on the plan.
Employees at Activision Blizzard planned a work stoppage on Thursday to protest sexism at the video game company, according to a rallying cry echoing on social media. The Activision Blizzard Walkout for Equality is to last through the work day, with a live event during lunch time hours at the firm’s campus in the Southern California city of Irvine.