Amanda Gorman felt ‘enormous responsibility’ to reflect on US Capitol riots in inauguration poem

Young poet laureate Amanda Gorman has said she felt an “enormous responsibility” to reflect on the violent US Capitol riots in her six-minute poem for the presidential inauguration. The 22-year-old Harvard graduate took the world by storm with an electric

Security Culture Is Changing After Civil Unrest

As ubiquitous as “Be safe” has become as an email sign-off or conversation closer, increasingly retailers and businesses are putting those words into practice. After the civil unrest that wreaked havoc in major cities last summer and more recently the

Discussions swirl on Trump’s removal after chaos at Capitol

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers in both parties and members of President Donald Trump’s own administration were engaged in discussions on removing Trump from power following the insurrection in the Capitol by his supporters. The lawmakers and officials were discussing the efforts

Covid 19 coronavirus: Greenhithe residents turn out in force for tests after infected patron’s pub visit

About 200 Greenhithe residents had been tested for Covid-19 at a pop-up station in the North Shore suburb by early afternoon today. Residents in the country’s latest Covid-19 hotspot are reverting to social distancing and wearing masks amid heightened fears

Advance NZ party’s Facebook page removed just days before election

Facebook has pulled Advance NZ’s page just two days out from the Election. Party co-leader Billy Te Kahika says the move is “nothing short of election interference”, and is calling for an investigation into the social media giant’s behaviour. “Advance

New York man’s body found in Rocky Mountain National Park

Searchers in Rocky Mountain National Park on Monday found a body that was later confirmed to be a missing 24-year-old New York man. Steven “Steve” Grunwald, of Greenville, N.Y., was reported missing by a friend Thursday. Rangers found his vehicle