Matt Hancock offers to take Covid jab live on air with Piers Morgan

Matt Hancock offers to take the coronavirus vaccine live on air with Piers Morgan to prove that it is safe months after he caught the infection Health Secretary asked if he would have jab on air on Good Morning Britain Insisted that the order in which people get vaccine is down to clinical need But said he’d be […]

Police take year to find independent investigator for swingers shooting

Victoria Police has taken more than a year to find an independent officer to examine the shooting by officers of a couple at a CBD nightclub, a delay expected to fuel debate about the ability of the force to investigate its own members. Chief Commissioner Shane Patton announced an "immediate" review in November last year, […]

LaMelo Ball gives honest take on LaVar’s chances vs. Michael Jordan

CHARLOTTE, N.C.  — Now that LaMelo Ball is a member of the Charlotte Hornets, some basketball fans are hoping that the 1-on-1 game between his outspoken father LaVar and six-time NBA champion Michael Jordan might actually come to fruition. But Ball, who was drafted No. 3 overall by Jordan’s Hornets, said during his introductory news […]

Would you take in a refugee who turned up on your doorstep?

To some, it’s an act of selfless charity. To others, simply not worth the risk. Now read the stories of families who took a leap of faith, and ask yourself: Would you take in a refugee who turned up on your doorstep? There were 32,423 asylum applications in the UK in the year up to June […]

Austin hospitals take El Paso patients as city battles COVID-19 crisis

Hospitals in Austin, Texas, are taking in non-COVID patients from El Paso to ease the burden on the city’s overwhelmed medical facilities amid a massive surge in coronavirus hospitalizations. “We have patients in our hospitals right now from El Paso because there wasn’t room for them in El Paso,” Austin Mayor Steve Adler said during […]

500 staffers reportedly take voluntary buyouts at USA Today parent Gannett

USA Today’s parent company Gannett, the nation’s biggest newspaper chain, reportedly will see 500 employees take voluntary buyouts that were offered to the company’s 21,000 workers in October. Over 40 percent of the buyouts, or some 214 staffers, are from the editorial side, according to Poynter.org, which obtained a list of all the jobs on […]