Christmas could be saved "due to additional household bubbling"

Christmas could be saved "due to additional household bubbling"

All four UK governments have reportedly agreed to add extra bubbles during the festive season – but details have yet to be agreed. Cabinet Secretary Michael Gove said today (Nov. 22) that “a limited number of additional households will be bubbling over a small number of days.” ” The mirror. Several households (at least three) … Read more

Wisconsin Gov. Declined Additional National Guard Assistance before Night of Shootings, White House Staffer Claims

Wisconsin Gov. Declined Additional National Guard Assistance before Night of Shootings, White House Staffer Claims

Tony Evers speaks at an election eve rally in Madison, Wis., November 5, 2018. (Nick Oxford/Reuters) Wisconsin governor Tony Evers declined the federal government’s offer on Tuesday to send additional National Guard members to Kenosha, the lakefront city that has faced widespread rioting and unrest after police shot Jacob Blake, a White House staffer said … Read more

NCAA grants additional eligibility for fall athletes

NCAA grants additional eligibility for fall athletes

STAR-ADVERTISER Hawaii defensive back Eugene Ford, right, and defensive back Donovan Dalton stopped Brigham Young quarterback Zach Wilson at the goal line during the second half of the 2019 SoFi Hawaii Bowl college football game on Dec. 24, 2019, at Aloha Stadium. The NCAA Division I Board of Directors today granted athletes in fall sports … Read more

Six additional benefits you can get if you claim Universal Credit

Six additional benefits you can get if you claim Universal Credit

The number of people claiming Universal Credit has increased across the UK in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The system is designed to provide a vital lifeline to people who need extra financial help. It can be claimed by those who are working but not earning ‘enough’ as well as those who are unemployed. … Read more

COVID-19: Quebec reports five additional deaths, 126 new cases

COVID-19: Quebec reports five additional deaths, 126 new cases

MONTREAL — Quebec added five more deaths linked to COVID-19 today, along with 126 new infections in the province. The province’s Health Department reports the number of cases linked to the novel coronavirus stands at 60,367 along with 5,692 deaths. Of the deaths reported today, authorities say one occurred before July 31. The number of … Read more

Trump Admin. to Send Additional Federal Police to Portland

Trump Admin. to Send Additional Federal Police to Portland

Federal law enforcement officers clash with rioters in Portland, Ore., July 27, 2020. (Caitlin Ochs/Reuters) The Trump administration will send additional federal police to Portland, Ore., where officers have clashed nightly with rioters outside the city’s federal courthouse, the Washington Post reported on Monday. Portland has seen protests and riots every night since the May death … Read more

Ripple Executive Confirms XRP Remittance Platform Live in Europe, With Additional Corridors in Asia Likely This Year

Ripple Executive Confirms XRP Remittance Platform Live in Europe, With Additional Corridors in Asia Likely This Year

Ripple vice president of customer success Marcus Treacher says the real-time payments startup is working on expanding its On Demand Liquidity (ODL) platform to service more corridors this year. In a Bequant interview, Treacher talks about what the future holds for Ripple and confirms the XRP-powered payment system is live in Europe. “We have established … Read more

U.S. to Designate Additional Chinese Media Outlets as Foreign Embassies

U.S. to Designate Additional Chinese Media Outlets as Foreign Embassies

(Jason Lee/Reuters) The U.S. will designate four Chinese state media outlets as foreign embassies in addition to five such outlets that have already been placed under restrictions, Reuters reported on Wednesday. The State Department could announce the designation as early as Thursday. China Central Television (CCTV) and China News Service are expected to be among … Read more

Minnesota AG Brings Charges against Three Additional Cops in George Floyd Case

Minnesota AG Brings Charges against Three Additional Cops in George Floyd Case

Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison answers questions about the investigation into the death of George Floyd during a news conference in St. Paul, Minn., May 27, 2020. (John Autey/Reuters) Minnesota attorney general Keith Ellison is bringing charges against three cops who were on the scene at the time of George Floyd’s death and is upgrading … Read more