National Guard Called Up to Ease Crowding at Minnesota Hospitals

Gov. Tim Walz of Minnesota said on Friday that he would call upon the state’s National Guard to help ease staffing shortages that have kept hospitals from transferring Covid-19 patients for stepped-down care at long-term care facilities. Mr. Walz called the transfers a “very typical thing in our medical system” and said they had been … Read more

‘Horrific’: Woman raped on Philadelphia train while bystanders did nothing, police say – National

A woman was raped by a stranger on a commuter train in suburban Philadelphia in the presence of other riders who a police official said “should have done something.” Superintendent Timothy Bernhardt of the Upper Darby Police Department said officers were called to the 69th Street terminal around 10 p.m. Wednesday after the assault … Read more

Royal Family LIVE: Harry and Meghan’s ‘brand Sussex’ set to be world’s richest after deal | Royal | News

Jeremy Clarkson has hit out at Prince William’s criticism of the space race in response to 90-year-old Star Trek actor William Shatner blasting off from Texas in a Blue Origin rocket. Former Top Gear presenter Jeremy Clarkson, 61, has claimed that those who “advise” Prince William, 39, on what to say about certain topics “dropped … Read more

Yukon Territory Imposes Vaccine Mandate Amid Rise in Cases

Coronavirus vaccinations will soon be mandatory for public service and health care workers in the Yukon Territory, government authorities there announced on Friday, as the territory’s next-door neighbors grappled with a spike in cases. The state of Alaska and the Northwest Territories, the province to the east of the Yukon, have “each dealt with widespread … Read more

Nazi gear sold by vendor at Florida motorcycle rally – National

A vendor at a major motorcycle rally in Florida briefly sold hats emblazoned with Nazi symbols, saying she considered them a tribute to World War II veterans who helped defeat the Germans. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reports that the vendor was selling the hats embroidered with swastikas and a skull-and-bones logo used by the … Read more

The Dish: Simon Rogan on his award-winning restaurant, L’Enclume

The Dish: Simon Rogan on his award-winning restaurant, L’Enclume – CBS News Watch CBSN Live Simon Rogan’s two-star Michelin restaurant L’Enclume features one of the world’s most elaborate tasting menus, inside a 13th-century building. Since opening 20 years ago, L’Enclume has been named the best restaurant in England six times. It’s not easy to reach, … Read more

Norway set to review police handling of bow and arrow attack that killed 5 – National

Norwegian authorities are commissioning an independent investigation into the actions of police and security agencies following a bow-and-arrow attack that killed five people and injured three in the town of Kongsberg this week. Norway’s domestic intelligence agency, known by the acronym PST, said Saturday that it decided to seek the review after consulting the … Read more