Record number of children visiting Hamilton hospital resulting in longer wait times

Record number of children visiting Hamilton hospital resulting in longer wait times

A record number of children have been visiting the emergency room at a Hamilton hospital in the past week, resulting in longer than normal wait times. McMaster Children’s Hospital says a record 230-plus children came to its emergency department on May 16 alone, and pediatric visits have been averaging at about 190 a day in … Read more

Jurien Bay sea rescue: Three men lucky to escape with lives after yacht overturns in treacherous conditions

Jurien Bay sea rescue: Three men lucky to escape with lives after yacht overturns in treacherous conditions

Three seafarers have been lucky to escape with their lives after their yacht overturned in treacherous conditions off Jurien Bay early on Tuesday. The drama in WA’s north-west started when one of the men aboard the 11.5m yacht started to feel sick and the vessel encountered fuel issues. The trio had left Carnarvon on Monday … Read more

Partygate: Tory MPs criticise photos of PM at lockdown drinks ahead of Sue Gray report | Politics News

Partygate: Tory MPs criticise photos of PM at lockdown drinks ahead of Sue Gray report | Politics News

Tory MPs have criticised photos of Boris Johnson drinking with colleagues during lockdown ahead of the Sue Gray report into parties being published. New pictures emerged on Monday of the prime minister appearing to toast colleagues allegedly during the second national lockdown when people were not allowed to mix with other households inside. The photos, … Read more

Princeton board fires Joshua Katz, citing misconduct investigation

Princeton board fires Joshua Katz, citing misconduct investigation

Placeholder while article actions load Princeton University’s board of trustees voted Monday to fire Joshua Katz, a tenured professor in the classics department, for failing to fully cooperate with a sexual-misconduct investigation that his supporters say is retaliation for his viewpoints. Katz sparked controversy for a 2020 essay opposing faculty proposals to combat racism at … Read more

Manchester United ‘state £42m Pau Torres intention’ and more transfer rumours

Manchester United ‘state £42m Pau Torres intention’ and more transfer rumours

Manchester United have reportedly told Villarreal they are willing to part with €50m (£42m) for Pau Torres. The defender is said to be one of the club’s top targets with eyes also on Ajax centre-half Jurrien Timber. Villarreal managed to keep hold of their player last year but Marca suggests that Torres now wants a … Read more