Before Kamala Harris became Biden’s running mate Shirley Chisholm and other Black women aimed for the White House

U.S. Sen. Kamala Harris, the American daughter of Jamaican and Indian immigrants, is Joe Biden’s choice for vice president. If Biden wins in November, Harris would break three centuries-old barriers to become the nation’s first female vice president, first Black vice president and first Black female vice president. Geraldine Ferraro was theContinue Reading

TikTok and Microsoft government agendas are driving businesses like no time since WW2 – here’s what they can do about it

The Trump administration has turned up the heat on Chinese tech companies TikTok and WeChat with an executive order that US companies have 45 days to stop transacting with them. The administration has also recommended that Chinese firms listed on US exchanges be removed unless they provide US regulators access to their audited accounts.Continue Reading

Contact tracing why some people are giving false contact details to bars and restaurants

For restaurants, hotels, coffee shops, pubs and nightclubs, the pandemic has hit hard. For many of these businesses, reopening again after the initial stages of lockdown has come with its own challenges. Not least has been that governments in many countries have instructed bars, cafes and restaurants to record people’sContinue Reading

Rise in fake benzodiazepines in the UK may put people at risk of serious harm

Counterfeit, or “fake”, medicines are a growing problem worldwide, from antimicrobials to cancer treatments. They are are designed to look exactly like the real thing, but typically contain the wrong type or amount of active ingredient, which may cause serious harm, illness or premature death. In the UK, there’s been a concerning rise in the use of counterfeitContinue Reading

Coronavirus are cases in the UK rising

With the slated reopening of schools in the UK around the corner, it’s critical to know if cases of coronavirus are going up. If so, further loosening restrictions could significantly exacerbate the problem. Chris Whitty, the chief medical officer for England, told the press on July 31 that “we have probably reachedContinue Reading

Ellen Pompeo Got Super Real About Staying On Greys Anatomy For 15 Years Because Of The Money

Ellen Pompeo has been a mainstay on Grey’s Anatomy since its debut 15 years ago, remaining in her role as Meredith Grey despite numerous other cast members leaving as the years have passed. Valerie Macon / Getty Images But she’s now got incredibly real about her reasons for remaining on the showContinue Reading

Selena Gomez Opened Up About How Quarantine Has Affected Her Mental Health After Revealing She Was Diagnosed With Bipolar Disorder

It’s safe to say Selena Gomez has always been open and honest with fans about her mental health and experiences with anxiety and depression. Tibrina Hobson / Getty Images Earlier this year, the “Lose You to Love Me” singer opened up about her bipolar disorder diagnosis during an Instagram livestream with Miley Cyrus.   “I hadContinue Reading