New Zealand reports 1st community case in months

New Zealand reports 1st community case in months

WELLINGTON – New Zealand has reported its first coronavirus case outside of a quarantine facility in more than two months, although there was no immediate evidence the virus was spreading in the community. Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield said Sunday the case was a 56-year-old woman who recently…
Important documents you need to have handy in case of an emergency

Important documents you need to have handy in case of an emergency

ORLANDO, Fla. (Ivanhoe Newswire) – With the threat of COVID-19, we’ve all come face-to-face with our mortality, but are you prepared for the worst? A consumer report stated that only 7% of those ages 19 to 29 have an advance directive for health care emergencies. Even less have…
Democrats build impeachment case, alleging 'dangerous crime'

Democrats build impeachment case, alleging ‘dangerous crime’

WASHINGTON – The lead prosecutor for President Donald Trump’s historic second impeachment began building his case for conviction at trial, asserting on Sunday that Trump’s incitement of the mob that stormed the U.S. Capitol was “the most dangerous crime” ever committed by a president against the United States.…
Mexico president accuses DEA of fabricating general's case

Mexico president accuses DEA of fabricating general’s case

MEXICO CITY – One day after Mexico’s Attorney General’s Office announced it was dropping the drug trafficking case against its former defense secretary, Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Friday that the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration had “fabricated” the accusations against retired Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos. López Obrador…
After review, prosecutors decline to reopen case of Black man killed by San Antonio police officer

After review, prosecutors decline to reopen case of Black man killed by San Antonio police officer

SAN ANTONIO – After allowing new prosecutors to review the death of Marquis Jones, who was shot and killed outside a restaurant in 2014 by off-duty San Antonio Police Officer Robert Encina, the Bexar County District Attorney’s Office announced Wednesday it will not formally reopen the case. Last…
US new coronavirus variant

US reports first known case of new coronavirus variant

The highly-infectious Covid-19 variant has entered the US as the state of Colorado reported the first known case. The patient, a man in his 20s, is currently in isolation. He has no travel history. State health officials said they were working to identify contacts and other potential causes…