Police: Daquan Williams Taken Into Custody In Connection With St David’s Shooting

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[caption id="attachment_47618" align="alignleft" width="291"] Daquan Williams[/caption] The Bermuda Police Service confirmed that 25-year-old Daquan Williams was taken into police custody this evening (Tuesday, August 31st) following a public appeal regarding his whereabouts yesterday (Monday, Augus... Read more

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  Another male motorcyclist was rush to the hospital's Emergency Department with a serious leg injury tonight, following a two-vehicle accident at the foot of Longford Hill on Middle Road in Warwick. Police say the accident occurred around 8pm, on Middle Road at the junction with Longford Road, inv... Read more

Pelé In Hospital In Brazil For Routine Exams

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Brazilian footballing legend Pelé has said that he was undergoing routine exams in hospital and that he was in good health, denying a report of a more serious health issue. “Guys, I didn’t faint and I’m in very good health. I went for my routine exams, which I had not been able to do before b... Read more

Vaccine Passports Will Make Hesitant People ‘Even More Reluctant To Get Jabbed’

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The Guardian: LONDON, England - Imposing vaccine passports is likely to make hesitant people even more reluctant to get Covid jabs, research involving more than 16,000 people has found as Downing Street vowed to press ahead with the plan within a month. Boris Johnson announced in July that the go... Read more

Cougar That Was Kept As Illegal Pet Removed From NYC Home

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Associated Press: NEW YORK — An 80-pound cougar was removed from a New York City apartment where she was being kept illegally as a pet, animal welfare officials said Monday. The owner of the 11-month-old female cougar surrendered the animal on Thursday, Kelly Donithan, director of animal disaster... Read more

Birds Of Prey Face Global Decline From Habitat Loss, Poisons

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[caption id="attachment_47598" align="alignleft" width="323"] This 2018 photo provided by Evan R Buechley shows a Tawny Eagle in Ethiopia. The tawny eagle is considered vulnerable to extinction by scientists - Evan R Buechley via AP[/caption] Associated Press: WASHINGTON, By Christina Larson — De... Read more

High Winds Threaten To Whip Up Flames Approaching Lake Tahoe

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[caption id="attachment_47589" align="alignleft" width="404"] With the Caldor Fire approaching, Jim Mrazek stands outside his vehicle on Highway 50 as evacuee traffic stands still in South Lake Tahoe, California on Monday, Aug. 30, 2021 AP Photo/Noah Berger[/caption] Associated Press: SOUTH LAKE TA... Read more

COVID-19: Death Toll Now 34, 79 New Cases, Active Cases Jump To 205, Three In Hospital, None In ICU

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The Ministry of Health, sadly reported another death has been recorded in Bermuda since the last update, due to COVID-19 in Bermuda. In a statement issued tonight, Health Minister Kim Wilson said: "It saddens me that that Bermuda has recorded another death of someone who was Covid positive,” said ... Read more

CDC Increases Bermuda’s COVID-19 Risk Rating Saying Unvaxxed Travellers Should Avoid The Island

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The US Centres for Disease Control has increased Bermuda’s COVID-19 risk rating to "Level 3 - high, up from Level 2 - moderate". The travel advisory was posted yesterday on the organisation's website. The travel advisory said that unvaccinated travellers should avoid the island. The latest CDC upd... Read more

Ida’s Sweltering Aftermath: No power, No Water, No Gasoline

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[caption id="attachment_47580" align="alignleft" width="529"] People are evacuated from floodwaters in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida in LaPlace, La., Monday, Aug 30, 2021 -AP Photo/Gerald Herbert[/caption] Associated Press: NEW ORLEANS — Hundreds of thousands of Louisianans sweltered in the afte... Read more