Police: Male Driver Arrested After Car ‘Caught On Fire’ Following Single Vehicle Accident

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Police arrested a male driver on suspicion of driving under the influence of alcohol, following a single vehicle accident last night, that ended up with the "vehicle caught on fire". A spokesman said the accident occurred just before 8pm on Sunday (November 29) near the junction of Middle Road an... Read more

Moderna Seeking Emergency Approval Of COVID Vaccine After New Data Indicates It’s More Than 94% Effective

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New York Daily News: MANHATTAN, NY - The biotechnology company Moderna shared plans Monday to ask the US Food and Drug Administration to authorize emergency use of its COVID-19 vaccine following new data indicating it is more than 94% effective. Moderna Inc becomes the second company to request a... Read more

African Travellers Could Be Required To Pay A $15,000 Bond To Enter The US

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CBS News: MANHATTAN, New York - Prospective tourists and visitors from more than 20 countries, mostly in Africa, could pay as much as a $15,000 bond to obtain a US visa under a new rule from the Trump administration. The requirements unveiled on Tuesday, November 24, the State Department said, ar... Read more

Merriam-Webster’s Top Word Of 2020 Not A Shocker: Pandemic

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NEW YORK (AP) — If you were to choose a word that rose above most in 2020, which word would it be? Ding, ding, ding: Merriam-Webster on Monday announced “pandemic” as its 2020 word of the year. “That probably isn’t a big shock,” Peter Sokolowski, editor at large for Merriam-Web... Read more

Apex To Offer Throgmorton Outsourced CFO & COO Solutions

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News Release: GLOBAL, November 30, 2020 — Apex Group Ltd. (“Apex”) or (“the Group”), a global financial services provider, today announces the launch of CFO & COO Solutions via subsidiary Throgmorton. This product development follows the recent launch of Throgmorton Compliance Solutio... Read more

More Than 150 Anti-Lockdown, Anti-Vaccine Protesters Arrested In London

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NBC News: LONDON, England — Police arrested more than 150 people on Saturday as they tried to break up anti-lockdown and anti-vaccine protests in the British capital, as the country continues to battle its Covid-19 outbreak. Hundreds of protesters, most of them not wearing face mask... Read more

Papa Bouba Diop, Senegal’s World Cup Hero & FA Cup Winner, Dies Aged 42

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The Guardian: MANCHESTER, England - Papa Bouba Diop, the former Senegal midfielder who scored the first goal of the 2002 World Cup against France, has died at the age of 42. World football’s governing body posted a tribute to Diop on Twitter. “Fifa is saddened to learn of the pass... Read more

Clearwater Middle School Teachers & Students To Report To School On Monday Morning

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Ministry of Education issued a further update to the public on Sunday night. The Minister of Education, Diallo Rabain stated: “A non-teaching worker, employed at Clearwater Middle School tested positive for the coronavirus over the weekend. The initial asse... Read more

COVID-19: Public School Update – St George’s Prep Primary

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Ministry of Education provided the following update regarding St George's Prep Primary School and its quarantine status. Following an assessment of the close contacts, the Chief Medical Officer has instructed that the students, families, teachers, and staff ... Read more

Overseas Territories Come Together On Coronavirus, COP26 & The Economy

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[caption id="attachment_35416" align="alignleft" width="218"] Photo: REUTERS/Hannah McKay[/caption] News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Joint Ministerial Council, held virtually November 23-26, has been a chance to celebrate the special partnership between the UK and the Overseas Territories (... Read more