10 Covid-19 cases identified on New Orleans-bound cruise ship

10 Covid-19 cases identified on New Orleans-bound cruise ship

All crew members and passengers are fully vaccinated and all 10 cases are asymptomatic, the cruise line said in a statement. “Governor John Bel Edwards, the Louisiana Department of Health, the City of New Orleans and the Port of New Orleans are aware of and are working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and … Read more

Gambian opposition rejects election results as President Barrow closes on victory

Gambian opposition rejects election results as President Barrow closes on victory

BANJUL, December 5 (Reuters) – Three opposition candidates rejected the partial election results in Gambia which show President Adama Barrow heading for a resounding victory, citing an unusual delay in the vote count. Barrow had won around 54% of the vote in 50 of the 53 constituencies, leaving the West African nation of 2.5 million … Read more

No Way Home Villains Talk Returning to Marvel

Picture: Sony Images / Marvel Since it was first reported nearly one year ago, one of the big things on everyone’s mind when it comes to Spider-Man: No Path Home are its villains. The back villains the Green Goblin by Willem Dafoe and Doctor Octopus by Alfred Molina from the original trilogy by Sam Raimi … Read more

Moderators lockdown the Halo subreddit in response to “toxicity on all sides” • Eurogamer.net

Moderators lockdown the Halo subreddit in response to “toxicity on all sides” • Eurogamer.net

“Take the weekend, we reopen Monday.” Moderators working on the Halo subreddit have locked the community out for toxic behavior – including doxxing and death threats – “from all sides.” Without pointing out the specific posts of concern, Redditor and moderator 343-Guilty-Spark posted a post over the weekend, asking Halo fans to “take the weekend” … Read more

San Francisco restaurant hit with negative reviews after asking officers to leave

San Francisco restaurant hit with negative reviews after asking officers to leave

A San Francisco restaurant received a wave of negative reviews after it made headlines for asking uniformed police officers to leave, saying the presence of guns made staff uncomfortable. Hilda and Jesse, a breakfast restaurant in the town’s North Beach neighborhood, sat three uniformed officers on Friday, but said her staff had become uncomfortable with … Read more

Pope calls migrant crisis ‘shipwreck of civilisation’

Pope calls migrant crisis ‘shipwreck of civilisation’

Pope’s second visit to refugees in Lesbos Pope again condemns politicians who exploit migration crisis Global migration crisis cannot be ignored, says Pope LESBOS, Greece, December 5 (Reuters) – Pope Francis on Sunday condemned the exploitation of migrants for political purposes during a visit to the Greek island of Lesvos, calling global indifference to their … Read more

Protest against coronavirus restrictions turns violent in Brussels

Protest against coronavirus restrictions turns violent in Brussels

BRUSSELS, December 5 (Reuters) – Police fired tear gas and used water cannons on Sunday to disperse protesters by bombarding officers with cobblestones and fireworks as a protest in Brussels against COVID restrictions 19 imposed by the government became violent. A few thousand demonstrators marched peacefully through the center of the Belgian capital to the … Read more