Bacon may disappear in California as pig rules take effect

DES MOINES, Iowa — Thanks to a reworked menu and long hours, Jeannie Kim managed to keep her San Francisco restaurant alive during the coronavirus pandemic. That makes it all the more frustrating that she fears her breakfast-focused diner could be ruined within months by new rules that could make one of her top menu […]

4 South African ports working to reopen after cyberattack

JOHANNESBURG — Four of South Africa’s largest ports are starting to reopen after having been closed by a cyberattack, the country’s state-owned rail and ports operator Transnet said Tuesday. The ports of Durban, Cape Town, Gqeberha (formerly Port Elizabeth) and Ngqura were forced to shut as the result of a cyberattack that started on July […]

V.A. Now Requires Vaccination For Health Care Workers

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Department of Veterans Affairs on Monday became the first major federal agency to require health care workers to get COVID-19 vaccines, as the aggressive delta variant spreads across the nation and some communities report troubling increases in hospitalizations among unvaccinated people. The VA’s move came on a day when nearly 60 […]

What are the new coronavirus restrictions for Victoria?

For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. The Andrews government will scrap the five-kilometre restriction on movement and reopen school for all year levels as the state prepares to slowly ease out of its fifth lockdown. In this article you will find a run through of the new rules for the state, to […]

Venice Film Festival To Stick With 50% Capacity In Cinemas; UK Delegates Facing Quarantine

Venice Film Festival will stick with last year’s coronavirus protocols, director Alberto Barbera confirmed during this morning’s line-up announcement. The 2020 edition of the fest became the first major event of its type to stage a significant physical edition during the pandemic, and was widely celebrated for successfully implementing protocols including testing, temperature scanning, enhanced […]