You are here

Feed aggregator

Bernie Sanders is out, but these moments will last forever

CNN Top Stories - 15 hours 23 min ago
Bernie Sanders has dropped out of the 2020 race for president. Take a look back at the most memorable moments from his second presidential campaign.
Categories: Breaking News

Trump gave another wildly irresponsible interview to Sean Hannity

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:59
• Trump downplays questions about social distancing from Pence
Categories: Breaking News

Bernie Sanders drops out of the 2020 race, clearing Joe Biden's path to the nomination

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:55
Sen. Bernie Sanders ended his presidential campaign on Wednesday, clearing Joe Biden's path to the Democratic nomination and a showdown with President Donald Trump in November.
Categories: Breaking News

Bernie Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Joe Biden as likely nominee

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:48
WASHINGTON --- Sen. Bernie Sanders, who saw his once strong lead in the Democratic primary evaporate as the party's establishment lined swiftly up behind rival Joe Biden, ended his presidential bid on Wednesday, an acknowledgment that the former vice president is too far ahead for him to have any reasonable hope of catching up. The Vermont senator's announcement makes Biden the presumptive Democratic nominee to challenge President Donald Trump in November. Sanders plans to talk to his supporters later Wednesday. Sanders initially exceeded sky-high expectations about his ability to recreate the magic of his 2016 presidential bid and even overcame a heart attack last October o...

Keep on reading: Bernie Sanders drops 2020 bid, leaving Joe Biden as likely nominee
Categories: Breaking News

These are the others who were once in the race

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:48
The 2020 Democratic presidential primary field is down to one. Sen. Bernie Sanders has ended his presidential campaign, leaving only former Vice President Joe Biden remaining from the once-crowded pack.
Categories: Breaking News

CHR asks netizens to stop ridiculing sign language interpreters on TV

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:38
MANILA, Philippines -- The Commission on Human Rights (CHR) has asked Filipinos to be more humane during the COVID-19 pandemic, urging people to stop making fun of sign language interpreters on television. CHR noted that the Filipino sign language (FSL) interpreters were playing an important role, delivering vital information to people who are either hard of hearing or deaf. "In times of pandemic, access to information is crucial. For this reason, the Commission on Human Rights has continuously advocated for the better access to information for the deaf and those hard of hearing," CHR spokesperson Jacqueline de Guia said in a statement issued on Wednesday. "However, in advocatin...

Keep on reading: CHR asks netizens to stop ridiculing sign language interpreters on TV
Categories: Breaking News

Despite booming sales, profit unlikely for UK's biggest grocer

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:31
Food and supplies are flying off the shelves of UK supermarkets, but that doesn't mean their profits are booming.
Categories: Breaking News

I was the dumbest tourist in Europe

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:12
Categories: Breaking News

Jumpstarting the economy after a pandemic

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 23:11
The recent coronavirus outbreak has brought uncertainty not just over general public health, but also to the global economy at large. While scientists are racing to find a cure against COVID-19, major cities are on lockdown, the stock market is plummeting, and the world is on the verge of a recession. These are indeed difficult times, but our resiliency has taught us to always rebound from major crises. So how do we jumpstart our economy after a pandemic? History tells us that this is not the first outbreak the world has survived from. In Sun Life's Bright Talks webinar last April 2 titled "Vigilance: Staying the Course with Your Investments," Chief Investment Officer Michael E...

Keep on reading: Jumpstarting the economy after a pandemic
Categories: Breaking News

A billionaire art collector will distribute 10 million face masks in vending machines around Hong Kong

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:56
Renowned art collector Adrian Cheng has announced plans to distribute millions of surgical face masks free of charge during the coronavirus pandemic, using 35 specially built vending machines placed in various locations around Hong Kong.
Categories: Breaking News

China lifts 76-day lockdown in city where Covid-19 began

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:56
Wuhan, China has reopened after a 76-day lockdown but some restrictions within the city of 11 million people will remain in place as officials warn that the threat from Covid-19 remains far from over. CNN's David Culver reports.
Categories: Breaking News

2022 world athletics championships set for July 15-24

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:35
The world athletics championships originally scheduled for next year in Eugene, Oregon, will take place July 15-24 in 2022, avoiding a potential clash with the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. World Athletics last month shifted the event to 2022 to accommodate the rearranged Tokyo Olympics, which were postponed by a year due to the coronavirus pandemic. "The World Athletics Council approved the new dates this week after extensive discussions with the sport's stakeholders including organisers of two other major championships due to take place in July-August 2022, the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games and the multisport European Championships in Munich," World Athletics said in a sta...

Keep on reading: 2022 world athletics championships set for July 15-24
Categories: Breaking News

Police station detainee dies at PGH after being rejected at several hospitals

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:29
MANILA, Philippines --- A police station detainee died on Wednesday at the Philippine General Hospital (PGH) in Manila just 10 days after being arrested for illegal drugs. A report from Manila Police District Homicide Section identified the detainee as Richard Abarquez, 47, who was detained at Santa Ana Police Station on March 28 for violation of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002. Abarquez reported to guards at the police station that he had difficulty breathing at 2 p.m. Police officers brought Abarquez to various hospitals that refused to admit the detainee due to so many coronavirus disease patients. Abarquez was finally admitted to PGH where he later died due ...

Keep on reading: Police station detainee dies at PGH after being rejected at several hospitals
Categories: Breaking News

Liverpool left wounded after taking 'morally wrong' decision amid Covid-19 pandemic

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:24
The Premier League may be the wealthiest and most popular football league in the world, but the way its clubs have handled the coronavirus pandemic lags well behind their European rivals.
Categories: Breaking News

Neymar welcome anytime at Barca, says Suarez

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:10
Neymar "will always be welcome" back at Barcelona, the Spanish giants' striker Luis Suarez told Mundo Deportivo on Wednesday. Neymar left Barca in a world record move to Paris Saint-Germain in 2017 but has been persistently linked to a possible return to the Camp Nou. Suarez told the paper: "Everybody knows 'Ney', we all know the affection we have for him in the dressing room. "His ability is indisputable and he still has so much to show. He will always be welcome in the changing room, we appreciate him a lot." Suarez, 33, recovering from right knee surgery, said it was "complicated" to talk about players joining Barca at this time of crisis with the coronavirus pandemic....

Keep on reading: Neymar welcome anytime at Barca, says Suarez
Categories: Breaking News

Lady Gaga apologizes to Jimmy Fallon after awkward interview

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:05
Lady Gaga has finally explained her incredibly awkward interview with Jimmy Fallon last week.
Categories: Breaking News

Want feedback from Federer? Tweet him your volleying video

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 22:02
Roger Federer offered stuck-at-home amateurs the ultimate online fantasy camp of sorts, a chance to get tennis tips from a guy many consider the greatest of all time. While people all over the world are cooped up because of the new coronavirus --- social distancing while trying to stay healthy and help others do the same --- a bunch of athletes have been posting workouts and drills on social media with suggestions for staying in shape. Federer did that sort of thing, too, with what he called "a helpful solo drill," but he also took it a step further Tuesday: He encouraged folks to tweet to him their own videos mimicking the volleying exercise he displayed. And then he replied t...

Keep on reading: Want feedback from Federer? Tweet him your volleying video
Categories: Breaking News

What California is doing right in responding to the coronavirus pandemic

CNN Top Stories - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 21:57
Within weeks of the Grand Princess cruise ship arriving off the California coast -- an early harbinger of the coming coronavirus pandemic -- Gov. Gavin Newsom issued the first statewide mandatory restrictions in the United States.
Categories: Breaking News

National Center for Mental Health orders exec to stop issuing statements on hospital’s COVID-19 situation

Inquirer Breaking News - Wed, 04/08/2020 - 21:56
MANILA, Philippines --- The Mandaluyong City-based National Center for Mental Health (NCMH) on Wednesday ordered one of its officials to stop speaking on behalf of the hospital, regarding its current situation on dealing with the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). https://www.facebook.com/NCMHgovph/posts/3681419671899370 In a letter addressed to the facility's chief administrative officer Clarita Avila, it read that she was not the spokesperson for the NCMH, nor is she a member of the hospital's COVID-19 committee or of the NCMH's expanded management committee. Rolando M. Cortez, the hospital's medical center chief II who wrote the letter, also cited the Department of Health's memo...

Keep on reading: National Center for Mental Health orders exec to stop issuing statements on hospital’s COVID-19 situation
Categories: Breaking News

Pages

Subscribe to seafarertimes.com aggregator