Tag Archives: After

Best friends discover they’re actually sisters after 17 years

For 17 years, best friends Ashley Thomas and Latoya Wimberly have been as close as sisters. Now, after all this time, they find out they really are sisters. Thomas, 31, and Wimberly, 29, became instant besties after meeting at a mutual friend’s birthday party in 2004 in Philadelphia. The two clicked immediately and “stuck to each… Read More »

Phillippines mission to UN on lockdown in New York after diplomat tests positive for coronavirus

The Philippine Center New York, which houses the Philippine mission to the United Nations is on lockdown Friday morning after a female diplomat tested positive for coronavirus on Thursday. About 12 diplomats work at the mission on Fifth Avenue in New York City. The staff is currently “isolated and in good condition.” “As of today, the Philippine Mission is in… Read More »

Saudi Aramco shares fall below IPO price for first time, Gulf stocks plummet after OPEC deal failure

Storage tanks are seen at the North Jiddah bulk plant, an Aramco oil facility, in Jiddah, Saudi Arabia, Sunday, Sept. 15, 2019. Amr Nabil | AP Shares of Saudi state oil giant Aramco traded below their original IPO price for the first time Sunday, at 30.90 riyals ($ 8.24) at 12:30 p.m. in Riyadh compared… Read More »

California official briefing on coronavirus licks her fingers moments after warning not to touch your face

The idiom “Do as I say, not as I do” could not be more true for one health official in California. Moments after warning Santa Clara County residents to avoid touching their faces to prevent contracting the novel coronavirus, the director of the county’s health department, Dr. Sara Cody, licked her finger to turn the page… Read More »