How will the new visa-free European travel system work – VoxEurop (English)

Set to enter into force next year, the ETIAS scheme aims at speeding up traveling authorisation for travellers from countries which do not require a visa. In this regard, it looks pretty much like the US ESTA. But there is still some confusion on how it works, so here we have a closer look at it. Ever since the European Union first announced that it was planning to create a new travel system in...

Fotis Dulos, charged in estranged wife’s murder, dies after suicide attempt

Fotis Dulos, the real estate developer charged with murdering his estranged wife, died at a New York City hospital after attempting suicide at his Connecticut home on Tuesday, his attorney said.Dulos, 52, was arrested and charged earlier this month with capital murder, murder and kidnapping in connection with the disappearance of his wife, Jennifer Dulos, who vanished in May and whose body has...

Coronavirus Face Masks: Hoarders May Raise Risk of U.S. Outbreak

Even though there are only five cases of Wuhan coronavirus in the United States, the mask hoarding has begun.Some pharmacies report being entirely sold out of masks. Some popular sellers on Amazon say deliveries will be delayed for weeks.Although masks actually do little to protect healthy people, the prospect of shortages created by panic buying worries some public health experts.Masks are...

Suicide is preventable, but experts say we need better data and more support – National

Every day, roughly 11 people in Canada die from suicide.Multiply that single day by 365 and the figure swells to more than 4,000 people dying by suicide every year.There is a lot existing research tells us: a close parent-child relationship lowers a person’s risk, cyberbullying raises it, and the risk of suicide is further elevated for people who belong to minority groups or marginalized...

Fans attack the home of Manchester United vice-chairman Ed Woodward | Football

The home of Ed Woodward was attacked on Tuesday night in a sickening escalation of the tensions between supporters and the Manchester United executive vice-chairman. Fans, who are unhappy at the way in which the club is being run, have recently sung songs celebrating the death of the 48-year-old who has become a figure of hate among some sections of the United support. However, the situation...

Women Acquitting Themselves Well

My grandfather was one of the vice presidents of J.P. Morgan Bank in the mid-20th century.  He was V.P. in charge of the Department of Statistics, which was, apparently, the unit at the time that made the bank’s investment decisions.  He never saw himself as one of the bank’s great leaders; he talked of himself, while I was growing up, more as a functionary despite the fact that he sat on...

Four Coquitlam sex assaults linked: RCMP

First two incidents happened on Dec. 16 and Dec. 19, and two more cases occurred last Wednesday and on Saturday, say the Mounties. PNG files The RCMP say a series of four separate sexual assaults in and around Glen Park in Coquitlam are linked.The Mounties say in a news release Monday that the first two incidents happened on Dec. 16 and Dec. 19, and two more cases occurred last Wednesday and on...

75 years to the day after they were freed from living hell, 200 Auschwitz survivors return

Survivors of the Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp are gathering for today's commemorations marking the 75th anniversary of the Soviet Army's liberation of the camp - using the testimony of survivors to warn about the signs of rising anti-Semitism and hatred in the world today.In all, more than 200 survivors of the camp are expected, many of them elderly Jews who have traveled far from homes in...

One killed as Iraqi security forces clash with protesters

Iraqi security forces fired teargas and live bullets in clashes on Sunday with protesters angered by high-level corruption who resisted with stones and petrol bombs, Trend reports citing Reuters. One protester was killed in Baghdad, police sources said, and more than 100 demonstrators were hurt in the violence in the capital and several other cities after the security forces tried to clear...

Live score and latest updates from Johannesburg

Welcome to our coverage for day three of the fourth Test between South Africa and England at The Wanderers. If the first day's play was marginally in England's favour, then day two was comprehensively the host's. Yes, there were some dodgy moments like losing three middle-order wickets in the space of five overs to fall to seven down for not much more than 270, but South Africa were left so...