Amazon will create more than 10,000 jobs in UK

Amazon will create more than 10,000 new jobs in the UK and launch a £10million programme to help employees gain new skills, the online giant announced.  The new jobs will include roles at its corporate offices, Amazon Web Services (AWS) and its operations network.  Its work force is set to grow to 55,000 by the … Read more

CDC set to say vaccinated people can take off masks inside

BREAKING NEWS: CDC expected to say fully vaccinated people can stop wearing masks INDOORS – except in crowded places like buses and planes   CDC is expected to update its guidance on mask-wearing on Thursday  The new guidance is expected to allow fully vaccinated people to go maskless indoors in almost all settings  Crowded settings like … Read more

Covid US: CDC advisory committee recommends Pfizer vaccine be used for teenagers aged 12 to 15

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) advisory committee has voted to recommend Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine be administered to children ages 12 to 15.  On Wednesday, 14 members of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) voted ‘yes’ and one member recused herself. It comes two days after the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) … Read more

CDC advisory committee recommends Pfizer’s Covid vaccine be used in teens ages 12 to 15

BREAKING NEWS: CDC advisory committee recommends Pfizer’s Covid vaccine for 12- to 15-year-olds CDC’s advisory committee recommended that Pfizer-BioNTech’s COVID-19 vaccine be administered to children ages 12 to 15 With the recommendation, most states will likely begin giving out the shot to younger teenagers on Thursday It comes two days after the FDA approved the … Read more

Champions League final goes to Portugal after ministers refused to waive covid quarantine for VIPs

The Champions League final will now be staged in Porto in Portugal after the UK government and UEFA could not reach agreement over quarantine exemptions for more than  2,000 VIPs, staff and media for the match to be played at Wembley. It will be officially ratified by UEFA on Thursday. The all-English final between Manchester … Read more

Bert and Patti Newton begin renovations on their home after TV star has his leg amputated

Entertainment legend Bert Newton is currently recuperating after doctors amputated his leg on Saturday in a life-saving operation. And now some renovations are being made to his home to make things more accessible for the star. Pictures of the Hawthorn residence appear to show that the garage is being renovated into a living space.  Renovations: Bert … Read more

Covid US: FDA authorizes Pfizer vaccine for children aged 12-15

U.S. regulators gave Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine emergency use authorization for children ages 12 to 15, making it the first shot available to kids younger than 16, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced Monday.   The shot was authorized for people ages 16 and up in December, and Pfizer has been in trials for teens since … Read more

FDA authorizes Pfizer’s Covid shot for kids 12-15

BREAKING NEWS: FDA authorizes Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine for emergency use in children aged 12-15 Food and Drug Administration authorized Pfizer’s Covid vaccine for people ages 12-5, officials told the New York Times   The Pfizer vaccine was authorized for anyone aged 16 or older in the U.S. in December  A trial conducted from October to March … Read more

Inside the ‘life or death decision’ to amputate Bert Newton’s leg

Entertainment legend Bert Newton was experiencing unbearable pain from his infected toe before doctors amputated his leg on Saturday in a life-saving operation. The 82-year-old consented to the amputation after spending six weeks at Melbourne’s Epworth Hospital, where his condition had been steadily worsening. Bert’s wife of 47 years, Patti Newton, told The Daily Telegraph she … Read more