hospitals are running out of oxygen

(STL.News) UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that the country is in a race against time to roll out coronavirus vaccines as COVID-19 related deaths continue to rise and hospitals run out of oxygen. Wikipedia page – COVID-19 pandemic…

Malaysia: King declares State of Emergency to curb COVID-19 spread

(STL.News) Malaysia’s king declared a state of emergency across the country to fight a coronavirus surge that is overwhelming hospitals.  The emergency will last till August 1 or earlier depending on the gravity of the crisis. Wikipedia page – COVID-19…

Which coronavirus a.k.a. Covid-19 vaccine is better?

(STL.News) The three Covid-19 vaccines, that have been approved in the UK, are from Pfizer-BioNTech, the University of Oxford and Astra-Zeneca and Moderna. The Pfizer, Oxford and Moderna vaccines each require two doses and you are not fully vaccinated until…

Israel: what the world can learn from speedy COVID-19 vaccine rollout

(STL.News) Israel has rolled out the fastest Covid-19 vaccination campaign in the world, inoculating nearly 20% of its population in three weeks. ? YouTube video provided courtesy of WION News Continue reading Israel: what the world can learn from speedy…

How to Protect the Environment from Home

(STL.News) It may sound almost impossible, but you can help save the world.  Your actions and inaction’s make a difference in the well-being of not just the people around you, but the environment as well.  Because we spend a lot…

FDA Conditionally Approves First Oral Tablet to Treat Lymphoma in Dogs

(STL.News) Today, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration conditionally approved Laverdia-CA1 (verdinexor tablets) to treat dogs with lymphoma, a type of cancer of the lymph nodes and lymphatic system.  Laverdia-CA1 works to prevent certain proteins from leaving the nucleus of…

Bureau of Land Management to Burn Piles in South Steptoe Valley, NV

ELY, NV (STL.News) Weather permitting, the Bureau of Land Management Ely District this Wednesday through Friday, January 13-15, will burn slash piles of pinyon pine and juniper on public lands located near Monument and Sawmill canyons in south Steptoe Valley. …

Federal Inmate Death: Stuart Manley Dies From COVID-19

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) On Wednesday, December 16, 2020, inmate Stuart Manley tested positive for COVID-19 at the Federal Medical Center (FMC) Devens in Ayer, Massachusetts, and was immediately placed in medical isolation.  On Sunday, December 27, 2020, he was transported…

FTC Publishes Inflation-Adjusted Civil Penalty Amounts for 2021

(STL.News) The Federal Trade Commission has adjusted the maximum civil penalty dollar amounts for violations of 16 provisions of law the FTC enforces, as required by the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act of 2015.  The Act directs…

CBP Newark Seizes Swine Meat

NEWARK, NJ (STL.News) An arriving passenger was ‘sniffed’ out by a U.S. Customs and Border Protection K-9 at Newark Liberty International Airport trying to import swine meat into the United States. On January 8, CBP agriculture specialists conducted a canine…

Del Rio Border Patrol Sector Warns of Life-Threatening Conditions

Agents Recover Body of Pregnant Woman From Rio Grande DEL RIO, TX (STL.News) Freezing temperatures, winter mixes of snow and ice, and unforgiving river water pose an increased risk of life threatening conditions to people attempting to enter the United…

Lockheed Martin Delivers HELIOS Laser Weapon System to U.S. Navy

The Surface Navy Laser Weapon System (SNLWS) Increment 1, High Energy Laser with Integrated Optical-dazzler and Surveillance (HELIOS),Completes 2020 Milestones in preparation for integration onto an Arleigh Burke destroyer MOORESTOWN, NJ (STL.News) This year, the U.S. Navy will field the…