Économie

Australia’s NSW scrambles after locally-acquired COVID case

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says the man in his 50s has not recently travelled overseas and does not work in a hotel quarantine, border or a health role. Close contacts a..., [Full Article...]

Divertissement

Sydney Man's Surprise Case Prompts New Restrictions

Sydney Man's Surprise Case Prompts New Restrictions Prospective travellers will need to return a negative COVID-19 test, and will be required to undertake the standard 14-day hotel quarantine imposed on incoming travellers. The pause to the transtasman bubble is only for flights from NSW, and it started from midnight last night. "There are a few red flags - the obvious one being no clear epidemiol... [Full Article...]

High-Tech

United Kingdom sends Royal Navy patrol ships to monitor Jersey blockade

United Kingdom sends Royal Navy patrol ships to monitor Jersey blockade Jersey's External Relations Minister, Ian Gorst, insisted that there was no justification for such severe measures. The move by Downing Street comes amid growing tensions between the Island and France over post-Brexit changes to rights to fish in Jersey waters. [Full Article...]

Sport

Chinese rocket likely to plunge to Earth this weekend

Chinese rocket likely to plunge to Earth this weekend Shortly after the April 29 launch, SpaceNews reported that the rocket had entered a temporary orbit, meaning it is set to make one of the largest uncontrolled re-entries of a space machine in history - the largest ever re-entry was made by NASA's 100-ton Skylab space station in 1979. [Full Article...]

Globale

Minnesota police at scene of bank robbery with hostages

Minnesota police at scene of bank robbery with hostages The first woman ran from the bank toward members of a SWAT team with her hands up. Anderson said many people had already run out of the bank by the time officers arrived, but five employees were held hostage. It was unclear whether the suspect was armed during the hostage situation. In a news conference just before midnight, St. Cloud Police ... [Full Article...]

Médecine

4 cops indicted on civil rights charges — George Floyd death

4 cops indicted on civil rights charges — George Floyd death A separate federal indictment charged Chauvin with using unreasonable force against a 14-year-old Minneapolis resident in a 4 September, 2017 incident. Conviction on a federal civil rights charge is punishable by up to life in prison or even the death penalty, but such sentences are extremely rare and federal guidelines rely on complicated formulas... [Full Article...]