New York state judge strikes down mask mandate — but

Despite the ruling, the state Education Department says schools “must continue to follow the mask rule.” “It is SED’s understanding that the Department of Health will appeal the Nassau County Supreme Court decision, which will result in an automatic stay that will unambiguously restore the mask rule until such time as an appellate court issues […]Read More

Bosses admit to ‘proximity bias’, but want workers back in

NEW YORK (BLOOMBERG) – Among the biggest worries that executives have about remote work is a phenomenon known as “proximity bias”, meaning that the people who choose to return to offices will get ahead, while those who stay home will fall behind. And yet, despite that very legitimate fear – and how it might hurt […]Read More

How Partying Could Be Boris Johnson’s Undoing – The New

Sydney Harper, Rob Szypko and M.J. Davis Lin and Dan Powell and Listen and follow The DailyApple Podcasts | Spotify | Stitcher At the end of November last year, The Daily Mirror, a British tabloid, carried a story about parties held at 10 Downing Street, where British prime ministers live and work, at a time when […]Read More

UK police investigating Downing Street lockdown parties

LONDON (REUTERS) – British police will investigate alleged lockdown breaches at Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Downing Street residence after receiving evidence from an internal government probe into a series of gatherings. Mr Johnson, who in 2019 won the biggest Conservative majority in more than 30 years, is fighting for his political survival after a stream of leaks […]Read More

Istanbul airport delays reopening after blizzard

ISTANBUL (AFP) – The Istanbul Airport delayed its reopening on Tuesday (Jan 25) as Turkey’s biggest city began digging itself out of a major snowstorm that paralysed traffic and disrupted services. A blizzard on Monday shut Istanbul Airport down for the first time since it took over from the Ataturk Airport as the new hub […]Read More

Israel considers offering 4th Covid-19 vaccine dose to all adults

JERUSALEM (REUTERS) – An Israeli government advisory panel has recommended offering a fourth Covid-19 vaccine dose to all adults, on condition that at least five months have passed since they received the third or recovered from the illness, the Health Ministry said on Tuesday (Jan 25). Implementation of the measure, which would significantly expand eligibility […]Read More