Jesse Jackson hospitalized after fall at Howard University- Tempemail

The Rev. Jesse Jackson was hospitalized Monday in Washington, D.C. after falling and hitting his head while helping Howard University students who are protesting living conditions on campus, according to a spokesman. The 80-year-old Chicago civil rights leader was entering a campus building when he fell and hit his head, Continue Reading

Trick or treating is fine, but no big Halloween parties: CDC warns against complacency as Covid numbers fall- Tempemail

The director of the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention said Trick or Treating was ok this year, despite the still lingering coronavirus, but said Americans should still avoid crowded indoor Halloween parties. Dr Rochelle Walensky appeared on Fox News Sunday to discuss the ongoing pandemic as well as Continue Reading

The Harder They Fall review: thrilling, stylish corrective to the big white lie about the Wild West- Tempemail

Dir: Jeymes Samuel. Starring: Jonathan Majors, Idris Elba, Zazie Beetz, Regina King, Delroy Lindo, Lakeith Stanfield. 15, 137 minutes. Historical correctives don’t often come in as sexy and stylish a form as Netflix’s The Harder They Fall. The work behind it is rigorous and desperately needed – a firm redress Continue Reading

Steve Bruce has been ‘battered’ and used as Newcastle United’s fall guy, says son Alex- Tempemail

Steve Bruce’s son Alex says the Newcastle United manager has been used as a “fall guy” during his time at the club and “has been battered since the moment he walked in the door.” The visit of Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday afternoon sees Steve take charge of his 1,000th fixture Continue Reading

‘Insufficient and very defensive’: how Nick Clegg became the fall guy for Facebook’s failures | Nick Clegg- Tempemail

On Sunday, Nick Clegg did a succession of interviews with some of the US’s biggest TV news shows. In his role as Facebook’s vice-president for global affairs and communications, he was defending his company after weeks of headlines about its latest crisis – this time involving Frances Haugen, a Facebook Continue Reading

Overconfident of spotting fake news? If so, you may be more likely to fall victim | Digital media- Tempemail

Are you a purveyor of fake news? People who are most confident about their ability to discern between fact and fiction are also the most likely to fall victim to misinformation, a US study suggests. Although Americans believe the confusion caused by false news is all-pervasive, relatively few indicate having Continue Reading

Covid check-ins fall 25% at NSW venues as Sydney records mystery new local case | Health

The number of Covid-19 check-ins at venues across New South Wales has declined by more than 25% in the space of three months, new data reveals. Since the start of the year, hospitality and hairdressing businesses have been required to use the Service NSW app to register people’s details at Continue Reading

Elon Musk no longer world’s richest person as Tesla shares fall | Elon Musk

Elon Musk, the maverick boss of Tesla, is no longer the world’s richest person after shares in the electric car company dropped 8.6% on Monday, wiping $15.2bn (£10.8bn) off his fortune. Musk, who last month leapfrogged Amazon founder Jeff Bezos to take the title of the world’s wealthiest person, dropped Continue Reading

Tesla shares fall despite electric carmaker’s first annual profit | Tesla

Tesla shares fell in after-hours trading after the electric carmaker’s earnings fell short of expectations, despite recording its first annual profit, after a bumper payout to its chief executive, Elon Musk. Operating income rose to $575m (£420m) in the fourth quarter, but it was held back by a $267m payout Continue Reading