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Canada clears Boeing 737 MAX to fly again

Canada's transport ministry said Monday it has approved the Boeing 737 MAX to fly again in this country starting on Wednesday, ending a nearly two-year grounding following two deadly crashes......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: News16 hr. 49 min. ago Related News

South Africa virus strain more contagious, experts confirm

A new variant of the coronavirus first identified in South Africa is more contagious than earlier versions, experts said on Monday, but there is no evidence that it is more deadly......»»

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INTEGRAL ECOLOGY: The Ecology of the COVID-19 Pandemic

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY (MindaNews / 14 January) — The series of deadly landfalling tropical storms (Siony, Tonyo, and Ulysses) in our country last year have painfully reminded us that, aside from the COVID-19 pandemic, we are in a climate emergency. I hope we will not wait for more devastating typhoons just to be re-awakened […].....»»

Source: Mindanews MindanewsCategory: NewsJan 17th, 2021Related News

Impeach Trump rolled out; Pence won& rsquo;t call & lsquo;25th& rsquo;

Washington---A defiant Donald Trump rejected blame Tuesday (Wednesday in Manila) for a deadly assault on Congress by his supporters, but cracks emerged in the president’s Republican support with several now backing his removal on the eve of an all-but-certain historic second impeachment......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJan 14th, 2021Related News

House set to impeach Trump

WASHINGTON (AFP) — A defiant Donald Trump rejected blame Tuesday for a deadly assault on Congress by his supporters, but cracks emerged in the president’s Republican support with several now backing his removal on the eve of an all-but-certain historic second impeachment. Vice President Mike Pence gave the besieged Trump a lifeline by saying he would […] The post House set to impeach Trump appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 14th, 2021Related News

US Olympic swim champ Keller among Capitol invaders

Washington---Two-time US Olympic swim champion Klete Keller was identified among a mob that broke into the US Capitol last week in a deadly insurrection, according to multiple reports Tuesday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: SportsJan 13th, 2021Related News

From macaques to crabs, wildlife faces threat from face masks

Masks that helped save lives during the coronavirus pandemic are proving a deadly hazard for wildlife, with birds and marine creatures ensnared in the staggering number of discarded facial coverings littering animal habitats......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJan 12th, 2021Related News

Too little, too late

Twitter, the social media platform that arguably made Donald Trump the most corrosive influence in US politics, took away his online megaphone last week, banning his account permanently because of “the risk of further incitement of violence” following the deadly insurrection at the US Capitol on Wednesday......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJan 11th, 2021Related News

US Democrats move to impeach Trump in final days of presidency

US Democrats began the process Monday of impeaching President Donald Trump for a historic second time, accusing him of “incitement of insurrection” over his supporters’ deadly storming of the US Capitol. The move — which threatens to torpedo the single-term president’s future political ambitions — could make for a frenetic culmination of four years of […] The post US Democrats move to impeach Trump in final days of presidency appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 11th, 2021Related News

Apple follows Google in yanking Parler for threats of violence

Apple on Saturday followed Google and removed the Parler app from its mobile store for allowing "threats of violence," after the deadly attack on the US Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJan 10th, 2021Related News

Trump threatened with second impeachment

WASHINGTON, United States — US Democrats on Saturday were readying for an unprecedented second impeachment of Donald Trump as the defiant president showed no signs of stepping down after the deadly violence at the Capitol. Democrats said impeachment proceedings could begin as early as Monday — an extraordinary acceleration of a process that historically has taken […] The post Trump threatened with second impeachment appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 10th, 2021Related News

Deadly snowstorms cause chaos across Spain

MADRID, Spain — Snowstorms in Spain left three people dead and caused chaos across much of the country, trapping motorists and shutting down the capital’s air and rail links, with more expected. On Friday, Madrid experienced its heaviest snowfalls since 1971 in what the AEMET weather agency described as “exceptional and most likely historic” conditions caused by […] The post Deadly snowstorms cause chaos across Spain appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 10th, 2021Related News

Under dark clouds, lawmakers kick off new US Congress

Sporting a black mask, Democrat Nikema Williams is well aware of Washington's toxic political divisions and the challenges of a deadly pandemic -- the newly elected African American congresswoman is a Covid survivor......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsJan 4th, 2021Related News

Bus passenger sets conductor on fire

MANILA, Philippines — What would have been an ordinary commute in Quezon City took a deadly turn on Sunday afternoon after a bus passenger doused the conductor on the vehicle with gasoline and set her ablaze, killing them both. The hourlong fire, which also injured four others, reduced the green bus into a blackened metal […] The post Bus passenger sets conductor on fire appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Source: Inquirer InquirerCategory: NewsJan 4th, 2021Related News

The real score on China& rsquo;s COVID-19 vaccines

At a time when the COVID-19 pandemic shows no sign of easing up worldwide, with the coronavirus said to have mutated into another strain in a number of countries, perhaps it would be prudent for us to keep ourselves fully informed on the real score on the development of vaccines intended to keep the deadly disease in check......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsDec 31st, 2020Related News

Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies with American Airlines flight

American Airlines on Tuesday launched the first commercial flight of a Boeing 737 MAX in the United States since the plane was grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes that killed hundreds and plunged the airplane manufacturer into crisis......»»

Source: Thestandard ThestandardCategory: NewsDec 30th, 2020Related News

Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies

MIAMI, United States — American Airlines on Tuesday launched the first commercial flight of a Boeing 737 MAX in the United States since the plane was grounded worldwide following two deadly crashes that killed hundreds and plunged the airplane manufacturer into crisis. The MAX was Boeing’s top-selling aircraft, and the company struggled through the nearly two […] The post Boeing 737 MAX returns to US skies appeared first on Daily Tribune......»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsDec 30th, 2020Related News

Lassiter: There’s more left in us

San Miguel sniper Marcio Lassiter feels that with a healthier crew that’s more determined than ever, the Beermen will be back to their old deadly form in the next PBA Philippine Cup......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsDec 27th, 2020Related News

Glory amid pandemic

As the human race battled a deadly and invisible foe, Filipino athletes tried hardest to keep in shape......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: SportsDec 24th, 2020Related News

Always merry and bright

Christmas is always a season to be merry. So, regardless of the deadly Covid-19 pandemic that has infested us for nine months already, and even if we recently suffered from calamitous and deadly typhoons, this is still the season to be joyful and happy......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsDec 24th, 2020Related News