Wuhan coronavirus could infect 60% of the world, leading expert says – Business Insider

Wuhan coronavirus could infect 60% of the world, leading expert says – Business Insider

Current rates of coronavirus infection suggest that 60-80% of the global population could potentially get the virus if it is not brought under control, reports The Guardian.Dr Gabriel Leung told the paper that experts must assess how well Chinese containment efforts have worked so far, in case other countries should be replicating those measures.His comments…
Roads ‘impassable’ as Storm Dennis clean-up begins

Roads ‘impassable’ as Storm Dennis clean-up begins

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption In Pontypridd businesses are counting the cost of the second storm in less than two weeks Residents are counting the cost of flooding after Storm Dennis left parts of Wales under water.Several schools have been closed and trains are cancelled after more than a month's worth of rain fell…
Rashida Tlaib apologizes after clip booing Hillary Clinton goes viral – Business Insider

Rashida Tlaib apologizes after clip booing Hillary Clinton goes viral – Business Insider

Rep. Rashida Tlaib tweeted an apology for booing Hillary Clinton during a Bernie Sanders campaign event in Iowa, after a clip of her encouraging the crowd to do so went viral. At the event, Tlaib was responding to a clip from a documentary series of Clinton saying "nobody liked" Sanders in Congress, and she continued on…

Sunny today, windy and colder Sunday

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) - A brief warm up is expected today before colder weather returns on Sunday. Look for plenty of sunshine today. High temperatures will reach the mid 40s to near 50 this afternoon. Today will be the...
Senators ‘nap and play’ in Trump impeachment trial

Senators ‘nap and play’ in Trump impeachment trial

Image copyright The Washington Post/Getty Images US senators have been accused of falling asleep, playing games and breaking other rules during President Donald Trump's impeachment trial.Jim Risch and Jim Inhofe are among members who have apparently nodded off during the lengthy hearings. Crossword puzzles, fidget spinners and at least one paper airplane have been spotted…

‘Today Show:’ Why Carson Daly Thinks Savannah Guthrie Shouldn’t Do Intermittent Fasting

Viewers love Savannah Guthrie of the Today Show for her down-to-earth nature and authenticity. Often speaking on life with her husband Michael Feldman and two young kids – Vale, 5, and Charley,...
BBC job cuts: 450 posts to be axed across newsroom, corporation confirms

BBC job cuts: 450 posts to be axed across newsroom, corporation confirms

The latest headlines in your inbox A total of 450 jobs are set to be axed under a major cost-cutting cull in the BBC’s newsroom, it was announced today.​ Newsnight, 5Live and the Victoria Derbyshire programme are among the flagship parts of the operation that will be affected by the swingeing cuts.  Announcing the decision…
UK in talks with China over HS2 construction

UK in talks with China over HS2 construction

Image copyright HS2 The UK is in talks with China over giving Beijing's state-owned railway builder a role in constructing the HS2 high-speed rail line.China's state railway company said it could build the line in just five years and at a much lower cost, according to a letter seen by Building magazine. Government officials said…

Everything you need to know about the 2020 race in Iowa today

Here’s everything you need to know about what the campaigns are doing on Sunday and their strategies to sway as many voters as possible before the caucuses begin Monday night. POLITICO reporters are spread...
Focus on delivering, PM tells cabinet

Focus on delivering, PM tells cabinet

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionNew Chancellor Rishi Sunak was all smiles as the new cabinet met for the first timeBoris Johnson has told his new cabinet to focus on delivering Tory election promises following a reshuffle that saw Sajid Javid quit as chancellor.Addressing his new team in Downing Street, the PM…