Category: World News

GPs cannot refuse to treat patients who refuse to wear a face covering

GPs can’t refuse to treat patients who won’t wear a face covering under NHS guidance branded ‘barmy’ by doctors Government advice says that face coverings are recommended in NHS settings NHS England said patients without mask ‘shouldn’t be refused access to care’  The letter also said that practices must now give face-to-face consultations ‘ GPs aren’t

Why some countries are surging and others slumping in pandemic

In the eight months since China first alerted the World Health Organisation about a new pneumonia emerging in Wuhan, more than 18 million people have been infected by the disease known as COVID-19 and the global economy has been upended. The first case and the first death outside of China occurred in south-east Asia –

Child sex charges for American Ninja Warrior winner Drew Drechsel after 'relationship with girl, 15, he met at TV event'

THE reigning champion of NBC's American Ninja Warrior is behind bars for allegedly having a years-long sexual relationship with a teenage girl, prosecutors say. Andrew "Drew" Dreschel was arrested on Tuesday at his home in Saint Cloud, Florida and faces a host of criminal charges, including manufacturing child pornography. The 31-year-old "sought to have sex"

Five teenagers honored for saving life of King's County deputy

Fox News Flash top headlines for August 4 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Five teenagers, who were hailed as good Samaritans after they saved a sheriff's deputy from being choked to death, were honored Monday night for their courage and heroism. The King County Sheriff's office of

Cuomo beats back ‘surprise’ AOC challenge to lead NY delegation to DNC

Gov. Andrew Cuomo easily defeated Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Tuesday in a surprise challenge to determine who will head New York’s delegation to the Democratic National Convention. Democratic Party chairman Jay Jacobs — a Cuomo ally — fumed that he was “blindsided” when a motion was made to nominate AOC to head the delegation during an