The 'worst' jobs for Covid-19 transmission, according to Sage member

The 'worst' jobs for Covid-19 transmission, according to Sage member

A government scientific adviser says there is now “really good evidence” as to which industries are most at risk for coronavirus transmission. Calum Semple, professor of child health and outbreak medicine at Liverpool University, revealed which activities and professions are classified as ‘high risk’ despite social limitations. He said, “You would have thought that working … Read more

Sir Keir Starmer self-isolates after family member shows Covid symptoms

Sir Keir Starmer self-isolates after family member shows Covid symptoms

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer is self-isolating after a member of his household showed possible coronavirus symptoms. A spokesman for Sir Keir said: “This morning Keir Starmer was advised to self isolate after a member of his household showed possible symptoms of the coronavirus. “The member of his household has now had a test. In … Read more

Second member of University of Hawaii women’s basketball program tests positive for COVID-19

Member of Rainbow Wahine basketball program tests positive for coronavirus

A second member of the University of Hawaii’s Rainbow Wahine basketball program has tested positive for COVID-19 living in student housing, the school announced today. UH said the member, who did not mention it, is asymptomatic and is currently isolated in an off-campus location. The case was discovered by contact tracking after the team was … Read more

Wyoming’s Senate primary pits a veteran Congress member against a party activist

Wyoming’s Senate primary pits a veteran Congress member against a party activist

On Tuesday, Republican primary voters will effectively choose their state’s next US senator. Sen. Mike Enzi, the four-term Republican incumbent who’s served as chair of the Senate Budget Committee since 2015, is retiring. He and the state’s junior senator, John Barrasso, have both endorsed former Rep. Cynthia Lummis for the seat. Lummis held Wyoming’s one … Read more

Member of Rainbow Wahine basketball program tests positive for coronavirus

Member of Rainbow Wahine basketball program tests positive for coronavirus

A member of the University of Hawaii’s Rainbow Wahine basketball program has tested positive for COVID-19, the athletic department announced today. The statement said, “The team has suspended workouts and the individual is in self-isolation. The individual followed the proper protocols and self isolated at the first sign of symptoms and immediately alerted the athletics … Read more

Former Greggs staff member reveals what it's like to work at the bakery

Former Greggs staff member reveals what it's like to work at the bakery

After months craving sausage rolls, steak bakes and doughnuts, Greggs has finally reopened and people can’t wait to get their hands on those delicious treats once again. Earlier this month delivery, collection and take away services were tested at a few of stores to try out new safety measures – and the chain is now … Read more

Socialist Seattle City Council Member Proposes Leaving ‘Autonomous Zone’ Permanently in ‘Community Control’

Socialist Seattle City Council Member Proposes Leaving ‘Autonomous Zone’ Permanently in ‘Community Control’

A police officer walks in front of Seattle Police Department East Precinct in Seattle, Washington, June 11, 2020. (Goran Tomasevic/Reuters) A socialist Seattle city council member will introduce a bill to keep a downtown area seized by protesters in “community control.” Kshama Sawant, of the Socialist Alternative party, announced that her office was currently working … Read more

Kristine Anigwe, newest Sparks member, looks forward to playing alongside ‘legends’

Kristine Anigwe, newest Sparks member, looks forward to playing alongside ‘legends’

By the time Kristine Anigwe had asked the question, she had already made it very clear how excited she is to join such a talented Sparks team. Anigwe was Tuesday taken from the Dallas Wings for a second round draft pick in 2021; the Sparks also got the third round from Dallas in ’21. About … Read more

Twitter says it is not removing Trump tweets on deceased Scarborough staff member

Twitter says it is not removing Trump tweets on deceased Scarborough staff member

Twitter Inc. said on Tuesday that it will not act on tweets by US President Donald Trump at the moment regarding the death of a former congressman for Joe Scarborough in 2001, after her widower asked the company to remove it for promoting false claims. In a letter to Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, which was … Read more

Charles Manson cult member Leslie Van Houten appeals for release during pandemic

Charles Manson cult member Leslie Van Houten appeals for release during pandemic

Leslie Van Houten, a cult member of Charles Manson, calls to be released from prison after a prisoner in her wing tested positive for highly contagious coronavirus. 70-year-old Van Houten was only 19 years old when she and other members of the sick cult of Charles Manson Leno LaBianca and his wife, Rosemary, stabbed to … Read more