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Trinidad: Doctor fears spike in COVID-19 cases following election

(Trinidad Guardian) As the country hit 300 cases of COVID-19 yesterday, activities in the days leading up to the recent general elections are being...

WHO cautions Russia on COVID-19 vaccine “claims are being questioned”

GENEVA The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday it is following Russia’s progress in developing a COVID-19 vaccine, but cautioned that progress in fight...

Joe Biden selects Sen. Kamala Harris as his running mate

(CNN)Joe Biden has named Kamala Harris as his running mate, making the California senator the first Black and South Asian American woman to run...

Woman arrested for running over husband twice

A Virginia woman was arrested for running over her cheating husband with her car. After Bashirah Tripp saw what she had done, she put...

Russia becomes first country to approve a COVID-19 vaccine, says Putin

MOSCOW, (Reuters) – President Vladimir Putin said today that Russia had become the first country in the world to grant regulatory approval to a...

German police seize 1.5 tons of cocaine hidden in Guyana rice

(STABROEK) Authorities in the German port city of Hamburg have found over €300 million worth of cocaine in a cargo ship container from Guyana...

PNM wins Trinidad General Election 2020

(Trinidad Express) As much as they tried to hold back supporters, outside the Baliser house, Victoria Avenue quickly has turned into a sea of...

Simon Cowell breaks his back falling off electric bicycle

MALIBU, Calif. – Simon Cowell broke his back Saturday while putting his new electric bicycle to the test at his home. The 60-year-old entertainment mogul...

Jamaican Lotto winner dressed as ‘Mario’ played same numbers for 10 years

(Jamaica Observer) There is a new millionaire in town. H Wilson is the latest winner of Supreme Ventures’ Lotto and has scored a jackpot...

Trinidad Elections: Voting in a time of COVID-19 “Today”

(Trinidad Express) A pandemic poll. A total of 1,134,136 electors are eligible to vote in today’s general election at 2,210 polling stations in 41 constituencies. How...

Australia’s Victoria reports deadliest day of COVID-19 pandemic

SYDNEY, (Reuters) – Australia’s second-most populous state, Victoria, reported its deadliest day of the COVID-19 outbreak yesterday, with 17 people dying, as police thwarted...

US: Maryland man released from prison during coronavirus outbreak kills his rape victim

A Maryland man who was released from a Virginia prison during a coronavirus outbreak was arrested for killing his rape victim. Ibrahim Bouaichi, who was...

Trinidad reports 18 new COVID cases

(Trinidad Express) The Ministry of Health is reporting an alarming increase in the number of Covid-19 cases. As of yesterday morning, these are the numbers: Number...

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Brazilian state agrees to produce Russian COVID-19 vaccine

RIO DE JANEIRO/BRASILIA, (Reuters) – A Brazilian technology institute said yesterday it expects to produce a controversial coronavirus Russian vaccine by the second...

Trinidad: UNC calls for recount in five seats

(Trinidad Express) The United National Congress (UNC) is claiming there were discrepancies in the August 10 general election in the absence of election observers. The...

Trinidad: Doctor fears spike in COVID-19 cases following election

(Trinidad Guardian) As the country hit 300 cases of COVID-19 yesterday, activities in the days leading up to the recent general elections are being...

WHO cautions Russia on COVID-19 vaccine “claims are being questioned”

GENEVA The World Health Organization (WHO) said Tuesday it is following Russia’s progress in developing a COVID-19 vaccine, but cautioned that progress in fight...