Prince Harry gives advice to grieving children in new book

Credit to Author: THE MANILA TIMES| Date: Sun, 21 Mar 2021 05:09:16 +0000

LONDON: Britain’s Prince Harry has written the forward for a new book aimed at the children of frontline workers who died in the Covid-19 pandemic, sharing the pain he suffered as a boy after the death of his mother, Princess Diana. Harry wrote that losing his mother at age 12 left “a huge hole inside […]

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Meghan describes anguish about hurtful discussions about son

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Mon, 08 Mar 2021 03:05:42 +0000

LOS ANGELES: Meghan told Oprah Winfrey that she experienced suicidal thoughts over how she was being treated after marrying Harry, and the anguish she had over discussions about her son that ranged from questions about his skin color to the decision that he would not get a prince title. The Duchess of Sussex told Winfrey […]

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Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine works well in big ‘real world’ test

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 02:14:01 +0000

A real-world test of Pfizer’s Covid-19 vaccine in more than half a million people confirms that it’s very effective at preventing serious illness or death, even after one dose. Wednesday’s published results, from a mass vaccination campaign in Israel, give strong reassurance that the benefits seen in smaller, limited testing persisted when the vaccine was […]

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FDA says single-dose shot from J&J prevents severe Covid

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Thu, 25 Feb 2021 01:57:11 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: Johnson & Johnson’s single-dose vaccine offers strong protection against severe Covid-19, according to an analysis released Wednesday by US regulators that sets the stage for a final decision on a new and easier-to-use shot to help tame the pandemic. The long-anticipated shot could offer the nation a third vaccine option and help speed […]

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Tiger Woods faces hard recovery from serious injuries in car crash

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 08:34:19 +0000

LOS ANGELES: In a career filled with remarkable comebacks, Tiger Woods faces his toughest recovery of all. Woods was driving through a sweeping, downhill stretch of road through coastal suburbs of Los Angeles when his SUV struck a sign, crossed over a raised median and two oncoming lanes before it toppled down an embankment, coming […]

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Tiger Woods in surgery after roll-over car crash

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Wed, 24 Feb 2021 03:13:23 +0000

LOS ANGELES: Tiger Woods suffered serious injuries to both legs as his car flew off the road and flipped several times on Tuesday near Los Angeles in a crash he was “very fortunate” to survive, law enforcement officials who found the US golf legend said. Woods did not appear to be under the influence of […]

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Not to be sniffed at: Agony of post-Covid-19 loss of smell

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 08:37:16 +0000

NICE, France: The doctor slid a miniature camera into the patient’s right nostril, making her whole nose glow red with its bright miniature light. “Tickles a bit, eh?” he asked as he rummaged around her nasal passages, the discomfort causing tears to well in her eyes and roll down her cheeks. The patient, Gabriella Forgione, […]

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Cherokee Nation asks Jeep to ‘retire’ name of SUV

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Tue, 23 Feb 2021 04:40:43 +0000

WASHINGTON, D.C.: The Cherokee Nation said Monday it has asked for its tribal name to be removed as a nameplate from Jeep sport utility vehicles and called for a dialogue with the automaker on “cultural appropriateness.” The Native American group’s principal chief Chuck Hoskin Jr. asked Jeep’s parent firm Stellantis “he does not condone” the […]

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Huge anti-coup rallies in Myanmar after junta threat

Credit to Author: Agence France-Presse| Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 06:49:41 +0000

YANGON: Tens of thousands of anti-coup protesters rallied across Myanmar again on Monday despite a clear threat from the junta that it was prepared to use lethal force to crush what it branded “anarchy.” The warning came after three demonstrators were shot dead over the weekend, and the funeral on Sunday for a young woman […]

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FAA orders United to inspect Boeing 777s after emergency

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Mon, 22 Feb 2021 03:38:41 +0000

Federal aviation regulators are ordering United Airlines to step up inspections of all Boeing 777s equipped with the type of engine that suffered a catastrophic failure over Denver on Saturday. United says it is temporarily removing those aircraft from service. The announcements come a day after United Airlines Flight 328 had to make an emergency […]

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