Regional NSW to go into lockdown from 5:00pm today
ABC News, 14 Aug 2021 05:00Z
From 5:00pm today, all of regional NSW will be locked down. The ABC
understands the stay-at-home orders will be in place for a week.
The FAA Finally Admits it Documents Reports of Unidentified Aerial Phenomena The Debrief, 13 Aug 2021
The inclusion of the FAA as a source for information about UAP within
the [UAP Report to Congress] was notable, especially because in years past,
the agency tasked with regulating all civil aviation in the United States
has seemed to want no involvement of any sort with unidentified flying objects.
74 people in Martha's Vineyard have tested positive for Covid since Obama's 60th birthday bash
Daily Mail, 14 Aug 2021 0:58Z
Sturgis Motorcycle Rally Is Back Despite The Delta Variant
NPR, 04 Aug 2021 23:43Z
26 crew members and 1 passenger on Carnival ship from Galveston test
positive for COVID
KTRK-TV, 13 Aug 2021 17:57Z
Oregon governor deploys up to 1,500 National Guard troops to support hospitals The Hill, 13 Aug 2021 23:55Z
Amid Extreme Weather, a Shift Among Republicans on Climate Change
The New York Times, 13 Aug 2021 20:54Z
New COVID cases in US soar 700% week-over-week since July 1, CDC says
USA TODAY, 13 Aug 2021 21:53Z
[Another new record!]
BREAKING (14 Aug): NSW has detected another 466 new Delta cases
detected in the past 24 hrs. Only 76 were known to be in iso for
their entire period of infection. There were also 4 deaths.
Vaccination is key, Prem Berejiklian said at the daily pressure. She
announced NSW was approaching 50%. 100,000 key workers will be
vaccinated next wk, she said. People in certain jobs have to work,
the Prem explained. Anyway wanting to leave Sydney, incl authorized
workers, would need to apply for a permit. Police would enforce
health orders from Mon with on-the-spot fines up to $5k.
Operation Stay At Home would see 800 police hit the streets.
Residents will be required to carry ID at all times, police said.
Health officials announced virus had been detected in wastewater in
several rural areas and called on people to come forward and be tested.
BREAKING (14 Aug): Qld has recorded 6 new Delta cases, all linked to
Boeing Starliner Malfunction Potentially Caused by Florida's Humid
Air, Investigators Say
Gizmodo, 13 Aug 2021 22:08Z
The Afghan Military Was Built Over 20 Years. How Did It Collapse So Quickly? The New York Times, 13 Aug 2021 22:11Z
BREAKING (14 Aug): Vic has recorded 21 new Delta cases. All are linked
to known cases but only 11 were in iso for their entire infectious period.
Buildings destroyed in northern Turkey floods as the death toll rises to 31
ABC News, 13 Aug 2021 22:06Z
Helicopters help evacuate people stranded in flood-affected areas, as
flooding in the Black Sea coastal area destroyed bridges and cut off electricity to 100s of villages.
Tropical storm warning issued for Florida Keys as Fred is forecast to strengthen before landfall: What we ...
USA TODAY on MSN.com, 13 Aug 2021 21:59Z
The first named storm in a month weakened to a tropical depression, but forecasters say it will gain ...
'Double trouble': Fred to pass near or west of lower Florida Keys; Tropical
Storm Grace could be next
WPLG Local 10, 13 Aug 2021 21:13Z
Tropical storm warning issued for Florida Keys as Fred takes aim at state
Orlando Sentinel, 13 Aug 2021 11:32Z
Tropical Depression Fred is moving northwest from Cuba, and should regain
its tropical storm status in the next 12 hours.
Hurricane Hunter Finds Fred Very Near Tropical Storm Strength
CBS Miami, 13 Aug 2021 03:41Z
Tropical Storm Fred forms, continues path toward Florida
WESH 2 Orlando, 11 Aug 2021 03:17Z
Australian researchers say they've solved a decades-old quantum computing problem
ABC Science, 13 Aug 2021 18:55Z
A team of Australian researchers has proposed a new way of controlling
mns of qubits, which is a fundamental step toward building powerful
China holds competition for public to come up with three-child policy
slogans. But it's backfiring
ABC News, 13 Aug 2021 19:53Z
After the chilly reception of the three-child policy, China's family
planning body is offering prizes to those who suggest the best propaganda slogans to encourage more births.