NYC animal advocates say 1,393 animals were brought into Animal Care Centres (ACC) last month, more than double the number in February which was 631 dogs and cats.
KUALA LUMPUR, July 26 — Dogs and cats that were adopted at the height of the Covid-19 pandemic now find themselves abandoned at New York City shelters as the city lifts restrictions. Quoting NYC...
AdWe Tested This App To See If You Could Learn A Language In 7 Days.Yahoo Sports VideosTeam USA loses Simone Biles but wins silver, USWNT through to the knockout round, and Alaska wins it’s first-ever swimming medal | What You MissedThe biggest news out of Tokyo on Tuesday was USA Gymnastics superstar Simone Biles pulling out of the Team Final, but her teammates battled tough and still secured a silver medal. The USWNT coasted to a draw with Australia that sent them through to the knockout rounds, and Lydia Jacoby shocked the world - and herself - by bringing home the first-ever swimming gold for the state of Alaska.
20m agoNY law has long let officials use campaign funds for defenseSome legislators want to change New York's campaign finance rules after Gov. Andrew Cuomo used $285,000 in political donations to pay lawyers representing him in sexual harassment and misconduct investigations. New York politicians have used millions of dollars in campaign funds in recent years to pay lawyers defending them against allegations of wrongdoing, according to tallies kept by the New York Public Interest Research Group. The list includes former Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver, former state Senate leader Dean Skelos, former state Senate leader Joseph Bruno and former New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman.
20m agoAmerican Airlines’ warning, Simone Biles withdraws, Naomi Osaka outJulie Hyman breaks down Tuesday’s business headlines, including: American Airlines warning about a jet fuel shortage, and a South African port operator declaring “force majeure” after a cyber attack. In Olympics news, Simone Biles pulls out and Naomi Osaka is eliminated, as the Games see a 61% ratings jump. headtopics.com
21m agoNBC News Seeks to Hire 200 Employees as Part of Streaming ExpansionNBCU News Group said it plans to hire 200 people over the next few months as it adds several new hours of live, original programming for NBC News Now, its over-the-top streaming service. The majority of the new roles will support NBC News Now’s expanding streaming operations and programming. NBCU News Group said the additional […]
21m agoOld bugaboo complicates US-Russia search for new arms dealIn their search for a new approach to arms control, Moscow and Washington are likely to soon encounter an old bugaboo: Russia's demand that the U.S. stop resisting limits on its missile defenses, which the Russians view as a long-term threat and the Americans see as a deterrent to war. It is likely to arise when U.S. and Russian officials open a “strategic stability” dialogue Wednesday in Geneva — talks meant to lay the groundwork for future arms control and to reduce the risk of nuclear war. The missile defense dispute has shot down past efforts to broaden the scope of arms control negotiations to include more than the traditional category of “strategic,” or long-range, nuclear missiles.Read more: Yahoo Singapore »
North Korea puts hazmat suits on parade for national day, but no missiles
SEOUL — North Korea celebrated the 73rd anniversary of its foundation with a night-time military parade in the capital, state media reported on Thursday (Sept 9), publishing photographs of marching rows of personnel in orange hazmat suits but no ballistic missiles.
117 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases in Singapore; 2 new clusters identified2 new COVID19 clusters identified with total of 6 infections; 3 new clusters closed, including cluster at 115 Bukit Merah View Market & Food Centre
129 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases in Singapore; 10 new clustersSINGAPORE: Singapore reported 129 new locally transmitted COVID-19 infections as of noon on Monday (Jul 26), including 61 cases linked to the ... OBJECTION! THAT'S DISCRIMINATION AGAINST THOSE WHO GOT SINOVAC VACCINATION. WE SHOULD BE TREATED THE SAME AS ALL SPOREANS WHO CHOSE OUR DESIRED VACCINES. Pfizer is only 39% effective. Don't brag too big. Sinovac is equally effective against severe covid-19 and hospitalization. 又是Jurong?
Covid-19: Suicide rate among 10-19 age group jumps 37.5% in 2020 year-on-yearSINGAPORE — The incidence of suicide among young people aged 10 to 19 jumped 37.5 per cent in 2020 from 2019 as part of an overall increase in people here taking their own lives amid the Covid-19 pandemic, Education Minister Chan Chun Sing said on Tuesday (July 27). :( help them
China reports 71 new COVID-19 casesBEIJING: China reported 71 new COVID-19 cases on Monday (Jul 26), compared with 76 cases a day earlier, the national health authority said on Tuesday.
136 new locally transmitted COVID-19 cases in Singapore, including 55 unlinkedSINGAPORE: Singapore reported 136 new locally transmitted COVID-19 infections as of noon on Tuesday (Jul 27), including 36 cases linked to the ... 又有3宗70歲以上老人家未接種被確診？ Don't brag too big of mRNA vaccines. It is only 39% effective. Sinovac is equally effective against severe covid-19 and hospitalization. 70歲以上老人家不接種疫苗的，遇上變種新冠病毒就是死路一條。
Malaysia records second day of 207 COVID-19 deaths, ICU numbers hit new highKUALA LUMPUR: Malaysia reported 207 deaths from COVID-19 for the second consecutive day on Tuesday (Jul 27), with the number of critically ill ... It's all of South East Asia. ASEAN needs a multinational vaccine drive. 这个时候还不是解除紧急法令的时候，还有很多人未接种懂吗？