What does it mean when a city goes bankrupt?

Liverpool City Council has found itself in serious financial trouble in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic (Picture: Getty Images)Major cities in England are on the precipice of bankruptcy amid the coronavirus pandemic, with local authorities in Manchester,...

Vanilla Ice cancels Texas concert after COVID-19 pushback

Amid spiking COVID-19 numbers in Texas and growing personal blowback about a planned Friday concert, Vanilla Ice has slammed it into reverse and canceled the annual show at a venue on the Lake Travis reservoir just outside of...

Safety tips for social gatherings amid the COVID-19 pandemic

Safe and sane Fourth of July celebrations used to be about managing fireworks and sparklers. Nowadays, the bigger question is whether it’s safe or sane for friends and family to gather during a pandemic.With more and more people...

Lady Bird share new EP ‘Brainwash Machine Setting’

Lady Bird have released their new EP ‘Brainwash Machine Setting’ – listen to it below. The four-track project comes a day after the Tunnbridge Wells trio released ‘Nice DLC’, a tribute to a friend of theirs called Emmet Gillah. “With...

Country Star Chase Rice Defies Social Distancing With Packed Concert – Variety

Country singer Chase Rice is taking heat after sharing video footage of a concerts he played in east Tennessee Saturday night, with footage showing large, packed outdoor crowds rocking out shoulder-to-shoulder with no sign of social distancing or...

First volunteer given potential vaccine in Imperial College London trials

A potential Covid-19 vaccine developed by researchers from Imperial College London (Picture: PA)The first healthy volunteer has been given a dose of a potential coronavirus vacine by researchers at Imperial College London. They were given a ‘small dose’ of...

Is it safe to visit a doctor’s office amid coronavirus?

The message from my doctor’s office fell into my inbox in early May. It stated: “Based on our records it appears that the following appointment is due for scheduling.”What? My doctor wants me to come in for a...

| Countess Sophie got a very sugary profile in People Mag, what does it...

I go back and forth on whether I believe the Countess of Wessex is actively participating in the narrative of “Sophie will take the place of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex.” Before now, I’ve mostly considered...

Recycled soap supplies slipping in the time of coronavirus

Many low-income people can’t get their hands on soap in the best of times. In the time of coronavirus, it’s even farther out of reach.To meet the need, Clean the World, founded in 2009, has relied on hotels...

Video shows trains travelling to beaches are just as packed

Trains to Bournemouth and Margate were packed (Picture: Twitter/Amandadixon9419)It wasn’t just beaches that were absolutely jammed today. Videos show how trains travelling to the beauty spots were also packed, making it impossible for people to social distance. Twitter user Mary...