How vaccinations have led Israel to freedom but failed to stop third wave in Chile

Israel, the UK and Chile are all world-leaders in terms of the percentage of their respective populations that have been given at least one dose of a Covid-19 vaccine.  Israel’s successful vaccination drive has given over 60 percent of its population at least one jab. In the UK, around 47 percent of people have been … Read more

Opening party for one rural Illinois bar led to 46 COVID-19 cases

Opening party for one rural Illinois bar led to 46 COVID-19 cases, the hospitalization of a nursing home resident and the closure of a school that kept 650 children out of class A bar in rural Illinois held an opening party indoors, where attendees often didn’t wear masks or practice social distancing Within two weeks, … Read more

Bam Margera reveals laundry list of drugs prescribed in rehab which led to ‘suicidal tendencies’

Bam Margera reveals laundry list of drugs prescribed in rehab which he believes led to ‘suicidal tendencies’… after he was fired from Jackass 4 By Tracy Wright For Dailymail.com Published: 17:19 BST, 2 April 2021 | Updated: 17:19 BST, 2 April 2021 Bam Margera detailed a host of medications prescribed during his latest stint in … Read more

To All The Boys’ trilogy tapped for new spinoff series at Netflix led by Anna Cathcart

To All The Boys’ trilogy tapped for new spinoff series at Netflix led by Anna Cathcart By Sarah Abraham For Dailymail.com Published: 19:10 BST, 1 April 2021 | Updated: 19:10 BST, 1 April 2021 The wildly successful teen trilogy, To All The Boys’, is now getting its own spinoff series on Netflix, Deadline reports.  The … Read more

Channel migrants led ashore at Dover overnight on hottest day so far

‘Pregnant woman’, small children and man in handcuffs are among 50 more Channel migrants led ashore at Dover today as people smugglers make the most of mini-heatwave Border Force intercepted 50 migrants attempting to cross Channel this morning Follows as many as 120 people arriving at the Port of Dover yesterday Balmy 24C temperatures appeared … Read more

Drought caused by volcanic eruption led Egyptians to abandon Berenike 2,100 years ago

Climate change has been influencing human development for thousands of years, according to scientists examining why a well-fortified port city in Egypt was suddenly abandoned more than 2,100 years ago. Berenike, also known as Berenike Troglodytica, was a fortified city founded in 275 BC by Macedonian pharaoh Ptolemy II, who named it after his mother, … Read more

How royal inbreeding led to Europe’s darkest days

For centuries European royals and nobles often married their close relatives.  The practice, which stretched across countries including France, Spain and Austria, helped consolidate power, titles and thrones. But it also led to inbreeding, with close relatives of ruling dynasties frequently marrying each other. Offspring born to mothers and fathers who share their ancestry are more … Read more

Ellen DeGeneres ‘loses a million viewers’ following her toxic workplace scandal that led to firings

Ellen DeGeneres ‘loses a million viewers’ following her toxic workplace scandal that led to firings and an internal investigation The Ellen DeGeneres Show, has declined 43 percent in its current season, according to Nielsen  The show has garnered an average of 1.5 million viewers – down 1.1 million from the same time a year ago  … Read more

How Uma Thurman’s real-life romance ‘led to Notting Hill’

How a relationship between Pulp Fiction star Uma Thurman and an Old Etonian was the real-life romance ‘that led to Notting Hill’ By Max Aitchison For The Mail On Sunday Published: 23:34 GMT, 20 March 2021 | Updated: 23:35 GMT, 20 March 2021 In the romcom Notting Hill, the love affair between a bumbling bookseller … Read more

Trump’s ‘Chinese virus’ tweet led to a rise of anti-Asian hashtags, study finds

Donald Trump‘s tweet in March 2020 that referred to coronavirus as the ‘Chinese virus’ led to a rise of anti-Asian hashtags on Twitter, a new study reveals.  US researchers examined nearly 700,000 tweets containing nearly 1.3 million hashtags, the week before and after the president’s tweet on March 16, 2020. They wanted to see whether his … Read more