Victoria records two new cases as supermarket listed as exposure site

For our free coronavirus pandemic coverage, learn more here. Victoria has recorded two new local coronavirus cases, after a supermarket in Melbourne’s north-east was listed as a tier-1 exposure site due to a positive case visiting the store. Both new cases are linked to the current outbreak, but only one was in quarantine for their […]

New Yorker who sued to marry their own child should have case tossed: city

More On: incest Doc claims to reveal a look inside Hitler’s twisted sex life ‘Consensual incest’ should be decriminalized, advocates say New York parent seeks OK to marry their own adult child Woman who strangled and buried sister’s boyfriend gets 40 years for role in disturbing incest plot The case of an anonymous New Yorker […]

Biden's new vaccine requirement meets pushback from unions who helped elect him

A commitment to American labor helped fuel President Joe Biden’s bid for the White House as he promised to be “the most pro-union president you’ve ever seen.” It was an embrace that many of the major federations, associations, teamsters and brotherhoods in the nation requited by endorsing his candidacy. But the support for Biden’s leadership […]

New Zealand's transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard will be shielded

New Zealand’s transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard will be shielded from trolls as she prepares to make history at the Tokyo Olympics Hubbard will make history as first transgender woman to compete at Olympics  NZ’s Olympic committee spokeswoman said Hubbard is keeping a low profile Ashley Abbott said the committee will do all they can to […]

Scottish drug deaths hit a new record of 1,339 – the worst in Europe

Scottish drug deaths hit a new record of 1,339 – the worst in Europe – after rising for a SEVENTH year running as Nicola Sturgeon is accused of presiding over ‘national shame’ Nicola Sturgeon accused of ‘national shame’ after Scottish drug deaths up again Some 1,339 drug deaths last year up by 5 per cent […]