Covid outbreak forces lockdown at U.S. Embassy in Kabul as cases surge in Afghanistan

A US Marine stands guard in front of the US embassy December 21, 2001 in Kabul, Afghanistan. Paula Bronstein | Getty Images WASHINGTON – The U.S. Embassy in Kabul on Thursday was placed on lockdown as Covid cases surge in Afghanistan, pushing the nation’s fragile health care system to its limits. At the embassy, 114… Read More »

Fitness Favorites For Spring & Summer

I’m sharing fitness favorites from sporty sneakers to cozy crops and colorful baseball caps that I’m loving for spring and summer. With summer around the corner, I’ve put my warmest leggings away for winter and have been reaching for airy shorts and breezy tanks – in all the bright colors! If you’ve been wanting to… Read More »

Orthopaedic service plan is ‘band-aid solution for a big problem’

THE current plan to expand orthopaedic services at Bathurst Hospital is nothing but a band-aid solution, the Bathurst health action group spokesperson has said. The statement was in response to local member Paul Toole’s promise of more beds and increased orthopaedic services at the hospital. Mr Toole said there would be two orthopaedic lists in… Read More »

7 Ways to Reset Your Relationship

Advertisement Continue reading the main story Supported by Continue reading the main story 7 Ways to Reset Your Relationship Experts say couples can emerge from the pandemic stronger than ever by learning from the past and looking toward the future. Credit…Bai Sun June 16, 2021, 5:00 a.m. ET As we emerge, blinking, from our pandemic… Read More »