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What’s Happening in Canada with COVID-19?

Canada reports more than 25,000 daily Covid cases. But how reliable is that number? Experts say, “Not very.” The reason they show is that the tests are being conducted appropriately. Ontario alone reports 431 people admitted in Intensive Care Units. More than 2400 are in hospitals. A little less than 10,000 daily cases and 12…

Former Theranos CEO Holmes Convicted of Fraud and Conspiracy

Elizabeth Holmes

The Surprise Verdict: Former CEO of Theranos, Elizabeth Holmes (37), was convicted of duping investors into believing her startup company on Monday. Theranos earlier claimed that it had developed a device that could detect a multitude of diseases and conditions from a few drops of blood.  Many experts watching Silicon Valley talked about its hype culture to…

Major Fire Ripped Through South Africa’s Parliament Complex

The historic building. Firefighters are battling a major blaze at South Africa’s national Parliament Complex. This 138-year-old historic building is situated in the southern city of Cape Town.  The fire started early morning on Sunday in a building that houses many offices. But eventually, it spread to the National Assembly building. This building has hosted…

A Louisiana Federal Judge Blocks COVID Vaccine Mandate

Image source: CNNA Many people consider this new development is a setback to the Biden administration. Louisiana federal judge has ruled that President Joe Biden cannot require a COVID vaccine mandate for the teachers in the ‘Head Start’ early education program. Head Start is a federally funded program designed to promote education for children under…

Record-Breaking Coronavirus Cases in U.K.

The United Kingdom reports record-breaking daily coronavirus infections with more than 100,000 daily cases. As a result, the daily average in the U.K. for last week becomes more than 96,000. That daily average is 102 percent more than the number two weeks ago. The data shows one in six residents in the U.K. has been…