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Teacher, 58, had limbs removed after catching pneumonia and sepsis while in hospital with Covid

A teacher has told of the harrowing moment she found out all of her limbs would have to be amputated after she woke from a coma while being treated for Covid. Caroline Coster, 58, from Bedfordshire, was placed in a medically-induced coma at Bedford Hospital while she was being treated for Covid-19 in April last year. […]

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Boy, 15, with mental health issues was kept in solitary confinement for 55 days

A young offenders’ institute breached a teenager’s human rights by keeping him in solitary confinement for 55 days, the Supreme Court heard today.  The 15-year-old was locked alone in his cell for more than 23 hours a day for at least the first 55 days of his detention at the Feltham Young Offenders’ Institution, in […]

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Millionaire fined for landing private plane at RAF base without permission to enjoy day at beach

A millionaire businessman was today fined more than £4,000 for flying his private plane into Prince Williams’s former military airfield – so he could enjoy a day at the beach. Richard Wood, 60, stepped out of the £2milllion jet in sunglasses and shorts when he landed at RAF Valley in Anglesey during lockdown in May […]

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Confederate flag flown over East Sussex town on eve of Joe Biden’s inauguration is probed by police

Police have launched an investigation after a Confederate flag was flown over a seaside town on the eve of Joe Biden’s inauguration. Officers were contacted by a member of the public who was offended by the banner fluttering over boats on Hastings seafront in East Sussex. Sussex Police said although the flag was causing offence […]

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Google investigates SECOND leader of its ethical AI unit

Google is investigating a member of its ‘ethical AI’ team and has locked the corporate account linked to that person after finding that thousands of files were retrieved from its server and shared with external accounts, the company said on Wednesday. AI researcher Margaret Mitchell had been using automated scripts to look through her messages to […]

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Donald Trump issues ANOTHER pardon – to Jeanine Pirro’s tax fraudster ex-husband Albert

President Donald Trump announced another pardon with less than an hour left in his term.  Trump pardoned Fox News personality Jeanine Pirro’s ex-husband Albert Pirro, who spent nearly a year in federal prison for tax fraud.  Albert Pirro used to represent Trump in real estate deals.    President Donald Trump gave a last-minute pardon to Albert Pirro (left) who […]

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Melania Trump hands over First Lady fashion torch to Jill Biden

Melania Trump and Jill Biden both put their most fashionable foot forward in honor of Inauguration Day on Wednesday, with the two women striking very stylish, albeit very different, tones with their sartorial choices.  The outgoing and incoming First Ladies donned high-end designer ensembles for the last and first days in the role, with Melania, […]

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Covid UK: Daily death rate hits 1,820 peak though infections fall

Britain today recorded its deadliest day of the Covid pandemic for second day in a row with 1,820 more victims, as the overall death toll creeps ever closer to the grim 100,000 milestone. Department of Health data shows nearly 20,000 fatalities have been recorded in 2021 already, with today’s figure being a 16 per cent […]

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Pence arrives for Biden’s inauguration in a very public display of his final bitter split from Trump

Mike Pence is stepping in as Donald Trump snubbed nearly every tradition that comes with a transition of presidential power as he and second lady Karen Pence arrived at Joe Biden‘s inauguration Wednesday. Trump’s No. 2 did not meet with the outgoing president on inauguration morning, reports revealed. The fallout between Pence and Trump reached […]

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Patrick Vallance warns Covid jabs may be needed EVERY YEAR

Britons may need to be vaccinated against Covid every year to keep the disease at bay, Sir Patrick Vallance warned today. No10’s chief scientific adviser delivered the warning today, saying a regular flu-style rollout may be required to ‘keep on top’ of the virus for the next few years. Scientists say that mutations on the spike […]