Tasmania records first coronavirus death as Gutwein moves to enforce public gathering rules

Key points:From midnight, Tasmanian Police can arrest people in public groups larger than two, if they are “breaking the rules”The tightening of measures come after a woman in her 80s died while being treated for COVID-19The Premier said Tasmanians needed to take the situation seriously and that people’s lives were at risk

Man, 72, wounded in Hanukkah stabbings dies from injuries

Federal prosecutors said the man charged in the attack, Grafton Thomas, had handwritten journals containing anti-Semitic comments and a swastika and had researched Adolf Hitler’s hatred of Jews online. Thomas’ lawyer and relatives said he has struggled for years with mental illness; they said he was raised in a tolerant home and hadn’t previously shown […]

Coronavirus Australia: Will the latest restrictions kill off retail?

“When they do reopen, what will happen is that many retailers will move directly to deep discounting to clear their backlog of inventory, and of course the next thing to ask is are retailers going to be in a financial position to forward buy their spring ranges of clothing?”

Scotland’s right to compensate asbestos victims upheld

“The guiding principle is to be found in the rule of law. This is the ultimate controlling factor, and the courts must insist that it is respected by legislation that the parliament enacts,” it ruled. “But it would be wrong for the judges to substitute their views as to what is rational or reasonable for […]

Fort Worth rector beat coronavirus after a two-week battle

“I was in the master bedroom and she was in the rest of the house,” he said. “She cooked meals and would leave them on the floor and knock on the door. I would get the food and close the door. For eight days, that was it. That’s how we functioned.”

Czech Govt Goes Global with #MasksForAll Campaign After Nationwide Adoption

Ludwig has now taken his campaign worldwide, with an English-language video making the case for masks endorsed by the Czech government’s minister of health Adan Vojtech, who makes an appearance at the end of the video — complete with his own mask — to ask other governments to follow Czechia’s lead.

American Idol recap: ‘Just Sam’ blows away the judges in Hawaii as the best singers advance to the Top 20

Lounge pianist Jordan Jones, 26, from Scottsdale, Arizona, seduced with Childish Gambino’s Redbone but failed to make it, while used car salesman Devon Alexander, 23, from Sonora, California, left after a pallid cover of Demi Lovato’s Tell Me You Love Me.

Coronavirus message not reaching sections of society – police chief

David Jamieson, the police and crime commissioner for the West Midlands, said certain demographics in the country were struggling to access important information due to language barriers. Other groups, including teenagers, were also not being reached because of the way information was being distributed.

Cardigan Castle archaeologists reveal medieval archway

“Even though it cannot be dated at the moment the entrance is a very exciting discovery as it is a key architectural element of the medieval remains on the site,” he said.

Sarah Ferguson thanks her German confectionery entrepreneur friend Hermann Bühlbecker for supporting ‘hard workers in the UK’ as she’s pictured carrying a box of treats

It is believed to travel in the saliva and even through water in the eyes, therefore close contact, kissing, and sharing cutlery or utensils are all risky. It can also live on surfaces, such as plastic and steel, for up to 72 hours, meaning people can catch it by touching contaminated surfaces.