Category : News

11 months ago

CVS now open for vaccine appointments in Georgia

CVS Pharmacy announced that COVID-19 vaccinations are now available at 12 locations across Georgia. Patients are able to schedule appoints to get their vaccinations. “One of our greatest strengths as a company is our presence in communities across th...

11 months ago

First Black Woman MTA Driver Dies in Nashville from COVID-19

Nashville, TN (TN Tribune)–The Labor movement in Middle TN mourns the loss of retired ATU Local 1235 retiree Elizabeth Duff who died today from complications from COVID-19.   Mrs. Duff was Nashville’s first Black woman to become a bus operator....

11 months ago

Saint Lucia Records 32 New COVID-19 Cases, 124 Recoveries

Press Release:– Today Sunday February 14, 2021, the Ministry of Health and Wellness received confirmation from the Ezra Long Laboratory of 32 new cases of COVID-19. This is from a batch of 200 tests conducted on samples taken during the period...

11 months ago

ECCB Says Economic Outlook For Region Uncertain

Amid the current COVID-19 pandemic, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) says the economic outlook for the region is uncertain. The disclosure came in a communique after the Ninety-Eighth Meeting of the ECCB’s  Monetary Council. The meetin...

11 months ago

Guyana Civil Servants To Get Salary Hike

IN responding to claims that the proposed 2021 budget does not include any monetary incentive for public servants, Vice-President, Bharrat Jagdeo, has affirmed that salary increases are catered for in this budget. The allegations that the government...

11 months ago

Jamaica: Police Dismiss Fake News That American Was Kidnapped

The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is advising members of the public to dismiss as rumour information that has been circulated via social and other media that Kalina Collier, an American, was kidnapped in Jamaica. Collier, a Jetblue Airways steward...

11 months ago

Body Discovered In Anse La Raye Drain

Police have launched an investigation into the discovery of the body of a male in a drain at Anse La Raye. The body had an apparent gunshot wound, according to investigators. Law enforcement officials say someone reported the discovery to the Anse La...

11 months ago

Barbados Frontline Workers Exhausted Amid COVID-19 Surge

The rapid increase in the numbers of COVID-19 patients is having an exhausting effect on front-line workers. During a frank and chilling interview on the Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation (CBC) Saturday evening, Infectious Diseases Specialist and he...

11 months ago

Fury In Britain As Serial Killer Gets COVID-19 Vaccine

Fury has erupted after serial killer Rosemary West received a lifesaving Covid-19 jab ahead of millions of British citizens. The now obese 67-year-old is serving life in an English prison for killing 10 people with husband Fred, including their own c...