Region’s newly confirmed COVID-19 case numbers continue to drop

Author of the article:Julie Kotsis  •  Windsor StarPublishing date:Jan 16, 2021  •  5 hours ago  •  1 minute readExterior of the offices of the Windsor-Essex Conty Health Unit on Ouellette Avenue. Photo by Dax Melmer /Windsor StarArticle contentThe numbers of newly confirmed COVID-19 cases continued to drop Saturday in Windsor-Essex County, with the health unit reporting…

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Kamala Harris to Resign Senate Seat on Monday Ahead of Inauguration

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris speaks as President-elect Joe Biden listens during a news conference where Biden named retired General Lloyd Austin as his nominee to be defense secretary in Wilmington, Del., December 9, 2020. (Kevin Lamarque/Reuters) Vice President–elect Kamala Harris will reportedly resign her Senate seat on Monday, two days before she is set to…

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Lindsey Graham Warns That Pardoning Capitol Rioters Would ‘Destroy’ Trump

Sen. Lindsey Graham speaks during a Senate Judiciary Committee hearing on the FBI investigation into links between Donald Trump associates and Russian officials during the 2016 presidential election on Capitol Hill, November 10, 2020. (Susan Walsh/Pool via Reuters) Lindsey Graham Warns That Pardoning Capitol Rioters Would ‘Destroy’ Trump Senator Lindsey Graham (R., S.C.) on Sunday…

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Biden Inauguration Rehearsal Postponed Due to Security Concerns

Members of the National Guard arrive at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., January 12, 2021. (Joshua Roberts/Reuters) A rehearsal for President-elect Joe Biden’s inauguration scheduled for Sunday has been postponed due to security concerns in the nation’s capital, according to reports. The rehearsal will be held Monday instead, Politico reported. Security has been boosted…

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Hello Cultured Meat, Goodbye to the Cruelty of Industrial Animal Farming

A fillet of lab-grown cultured chicken developed by Eat Just. (Eat Just, Inc./Handout via Reuters) Here’s a technology designed to rehumanize us, putting mankind’s brilliance and ingenuity in service to our gentler side. Last month, from Singapore, came news of the world’s first commercial sale of cell-cultured meat, the product of a bioreactor instead of…

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Uganda says president wins 6th term as vote-rigging alleged

KAMPALA, Uganda — Uganda’s electoral commission said Saturday that President Yoweri Museveni won a sixth five-year term, extending his rule to four decades, while top opposition challenger Bobi Wine dismissed “cooked-up, fraudulent results” and officials struggled to explain how polling results were compiled amid an internet blackout.In a generational clash watched across the African continent…

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