Fake snow? Conspiracy theory claims Texas weather ‘government-generated’

The Independent [ad_1] The US is continuing its recovery after being hard hit by Winter Storm Uri last week, with heavy snowfall seen across much of the country and the state of Texas suffering power outages, rolling blackouts...

AP News Digest 6 p.m. Donald Trump AP Texas People Joe Biden

The Independent [ad_1] Here are the AP’s latest coverage plans, top stories and promotable content. All Times EST. For up-to-the minute information on AP’s coverage, visit Coverage Plan at https://newsroom.ap.org.—————————-—————————-Adds: SPAIN-PROTESTS; YEMEN; ISRAEL-OIL SPILL; IRAQ; COCAINE-COATED CEREAL; ITALY-OBIT-DI-MODICA;...

AOC rips Texas governor for blaming outages on Green New Deal

The Independent [ad_1] “I go offline a few days and return to a GOP Gov blaming policies he hasn’t even implemented for his own failures. Gov. Abbott doesn’t seem to have a grasp on his state, so here’s...

Coronavirus UK update live: Latest vaccine news as British tourists ‘defy self-isolation order’

The Independent [ad_1] How does the Oxford Covid-19 vaccine work?Hundreds of British holidaymakers who were meant to be self-isolating at a Swiss ski resort have reportedly broken quarantine and some have reportedly travelled to France.Many stayed in quarantine...

Surgeon general says antibody treatment reason behind Trump’s delay getting Covid vaccine

The Independent [ad_1] Mr Adams, vice president Mike Pence and US second lady Karen Pence were administered with the coronavirus vaccine, which was developed by Pfizer and BioNTech, live on television on Friday to promote its safety to...

Inhaled steroids to be trialled as Covid treatment

The Independent [ad_1] An inhaled steroid will be investigated as a possible treatment for coronavirus as part of a new study.Budesonide will form part of the UK's priority platform trial for Covid-19 treatments that can be taken at...

Carson says he’s ‘out of the woods’ after battling COVID-19 Treatments Donald Trump woods Sterling Ben Carson

The Independent [ad_1] Housing Secretary Ben Carson is crediting unapproved, experimental treatments with saving his life after he became “desperately ill” following his infection with the coronavirus.There is no medical evidence that the treatments Carson cited worked. A...

Coronavirus: Care regulator warns hospitals and nursing homes over infection risk as it urges the public to give more feedback

The Independent [ad_1] Some hospitals and care homes are failing to take action to protect patients from coronavirus as cases rise across the country, the head of the care watchdog has warned.In an interview with The Independent, Ian...

Coronavirus: Study reveals alarming impact of Covid on care home sector

The Independent [ad_1] Nursing homes were put under “constant” pressure to accept patients with coronavirus while being regularly refused treatment from hospitals and GPs for residents who became ill at the height of the Covid crisis, a landmark...

Trump allies push for FDA to approve another untested Covid treatment – extract from toxic oleander plant

The Independent [ad_1] Donald Trump is reportedly being asked to push the US Food and Drug Administration to approve another drug to be used in Covid-19 treatments, despite there being no evidence that it would be effective. The...