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One Killed, Three Wounded in Shipbreaking Yard Explosion

The Maritime Executive 22 Jun 2021
At about 1400 hours Saturday afternoon, the workers were dismantling a ship using cutting torches when a boiler exploded. Four victims were taken to a nearby hospital; one torch operator, identified as Ripon Chakma, was pronounced dead ... his wounds after five days in the hospital.

Texas chicken finger chain is paying teenager managers $50,000-a-year as generous COVID benefits trigger worker ...

The Daily Mail 22 Jun 2021
'We'd be growing at twice the rate if we had more people.'. 'There's only so much I can pay and remain profitable without raising prices too much.' Reed says he raised his company's wages to try and stop staff jumping ship to work at McDonald's or Walmart. The hospitality industry is currently facing a severe labor shortage ... Some other states 0 ... .

COVID will lurk on every cruise ship

Finger Lakes Times 21 Jun 2021
Bob Jarvis, a law professor at Nova Southeastern University, says the industry should expect infections to occur on every ship ... They spell out cruise lines’ responsibilities for preventing spread of infections, including setting up onboard testing facilities and having plans to transport infected patients to local hospitals near ships’ home ports.

The last thing this country needs is a new royal yacht – and Boris Johnson ...

The Independent 21 Jun 2021
One could not fail to be impressed by the highly varnished craftsmanship, including the surgical facilities on stand-by if the vessel ever had to be quickly converted to its dual use as a hospital ship in wartime (it never was, even for the Falklands). Hospitality on board was obviously lavish ... But do we miss it ... .

Searching for memories of Hurricane Agnes in Steuben County

The Evening Tribune 21 Jun 2021
June brings many good memories to most folks, but it can bring some horrible ones too ... Outside Bath, another man was carried off ... Corning and St. Joseph hospitals survived. St ... Corning, knee-deep in frigid muddy water, shipped their patients to the hospital in Montour Falls, stretched out in the back decks of station wagons ... And then people shoveled out.

Truckers are getting six-figure salaries as food suppliers scramble to find drivers - and it's ...

Business Insider 21 Jun 2021
He gets fewer than four hauls a week, compared with at least 12 in normal times ... The current shipping crisis, as well as falling food production and a shortage of farm, retail, and hospitality workers, is causing retailers and restaurants to hike up the prices of foods like chicken wings and burritos.Read the original article on Business Insider.

AIM ImmunoTech Completes All Treatments in Phase 1 Human Safety Study of Intranasal ...

Tyler Morning Telegraph 21 Jun 2021
(NYSE American ... Moreover, an Ampligen prophylaxis could potentially benefit vulnerable populations who are at increased risk of transmission due to their environments, such as hospital workers; people on cruises, cargo or miltary ships; people on commercial airplanes; and service personnel in close quarters on military installations ... Contacts. ... ....

Local health officials urge community to seek preventative health care, learn from COVID-19

Enid News & Eagle 20 Jun 2021
We will always continue moving our organization and the hospital forward.”‘Building the ship ... “We were building the ship while sailing,” said Maggie Jackson, Oklahoma State Department of Health regional director of community engagement and health planning, who oversees the county department.

Guest Opinion: A quiet story about refugees is how they're welcomed

The Doylestown Intelligencer 20 Jun 2021
Today is World Refugee Day, and it’s also 20 years since I came to Bucks County, fleeing the conflict in Liberia as a refugee. But there's a quiet story about refugees that doesn't get told often in his country ... I shipped packages abroad for Dupont. Then, I spent more than a decade with the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia ... He was a Christian.

QAnon and on: why the fight against extremist conspiracies is far from over

The Observer 20 Jun 2021
“Because you’re full of crap!” he yelled ... Jesus Christ! Lord help me ... So seductive were the internet rabbit holes into which they descended, a process of radicalisation familiar to cult-watchers, that in some cases families were abandoned and plots were hatched, including bomb threats, kidnap attempts and plans to destroy a coronavirus hospital ship.

Virtual Coffee Talk Presents Life Of African American Civil War Nurse

Journal Online Chicago 18 Jun 2021
Stokes worked aboard the Navy’s first Hospital Ship, Red Rover, of Mound City, IL, treating sick and wounded soldiers aboard the United States Naval (U.S.N.) Hospital Ship throughout the Western Theater of the Civil War.

Mother and daughter who were victims of the White Island volcanic eruption are allowed to ...

The Daily Mail 18 Jun 2021
An Australian mother and daughter have been told they can sue cruise ship company over the White Island volcano tragedy that killed their two family members ... She was in a coma for two months and spent six months in hospital. Marie Browitt remained on board the Ovation of the Seas cruise ship and was uninjured. RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next ... .

White House freezes Ukraine military package that includes lethal weapons

Politico 18 Jun 2021
The rapid buildup alarmed the Biden administration and European allies, as the scale of the Russian maneuvers — heavy armor, reserve troops, a field hospital and kitchens shipped from bases hundreds of miles away — gave the impression of a force primed and ready to conduct extended operations.

New Omnibus Labor Law Gets Approved in Parliament

The National Herald 17 Jun 2021
... and public sector unions affecting a wide range of public services including transportation, ship sailings, hospitals, most teachers and staff at ministries, among others.

Cruise industry tanks: DeSantis' mixed messaging leaves business grounded

Leesburg Daily Commercial 17 Jun 2021
Remember, it has been more than a year since images of the Diamond Princess cruise ship signaled a worldwide pandemic ... Although overwhelmed hospitals and understaffed nursing homes bore the brunt of public attention, the first unshakeable images of sick and quarantined passengers aboard the Diamond Princess dominated the headlines.

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