MP Margaret Ferrier: decision to travel despite Covid due to ‘panic’ | UK news

MP Margaret Ferrier has broken her silence to explain how she “panicked” when she received a positive result for a coronavirus test in her Westminster office after taking part in a Commons debate.

Despite the barrage of criticism that followed the revelations 12 days ago that the suspended SNP MP travelled to London after taking the test, then returned to Scotland by train after receiving a positive result, Ferrier said

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The who, why and how of MLB’s decision to allow fans at the NLCS and World Series

Jon Stein, a 31-year-old Los Angeles resident, bought seven refundable roundtrip flights from LAX to Dallas Love Field for every day of the 2020 World Series, weeks before the tickets went on sale. He bought them even before Major League Baseball announced that, for the first time in a season shaped by the pandemic, fans would be admitted to games — starting on Monday with NLCS Game 1 in Arlington,

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Probe Scottish student accommodation decision at public inquiry, human rights body demands

The decision to send students to university halls in the pandemic should be probed at a public inquiry, the Scottish Human Rights Commission claimed.

The organisation is concerned about restrictions placed on students, the standard of the available accommodation and a lack of support for young people.

Scottish universities opened in recent weeks with thousands of people told to make their way to shared flats with little room to isolate

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As Louisville braces for Breonna Taylor decision, police cancel vacations | National

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville, Kentucky, police said Monday that they had canceled vacations and were setting up barricades in preparation for the state attorney general’s announcement about whether he will charge officers in Breonna Taylor’s shooting death.

A statement from the department said all requests for vacation and days off were being canceled “until further notice” as the city awaits Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s announcement. “It is important to

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OU football: ‘COVID is making every decision for us” when it comes to planning team travel | Latest Headlines



Sooners prepare for first road trip of the season

Oklahoma Sooners defensive backs Delarrin Turner-Yell (32) and Brendan Radley-Hiles (44) will try to lead the Sooners to a Big 12 win at Iowa State on Saturday.




Oklahoma will play on the road for the first time on Saturday night.

Only essential personnel will join the football team for the trip to Iowa State.

OU coach Lincoln Riley was asked about travel plans for the team,

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Police cancel vacations; prepare for Breonna Taylor decision

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville, Kentucky, police said Monday that they had canceled vacations and were setting up barricades in preparation for the state attorney general’s announcement about whether he will charge officers in Breonna Taylor’s shooting death.



FILE - This undated photo provided by Taylor family attorney Sam Aguiar shows Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Ky.  (Courtesy of Taylor Family attorney Sam Aguiar via AP, File)


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FILE – This undated photo provided by Taylor family attorney Sam Aguiar shows Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Ky. (Courtesy of Taylor Family attorney Sam Aguiar via AP,

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The Day – Louisville police cancel vacations, prepare for decision in Breonna Taylor’s death

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville police said Monday that they had canceled vacations and were setting up barricades in preparation for the state attorney general’s announcement about whether he will charge officers in Breonna Taylor’s shooting death.

A statement from the department said all requests for vacation and days off were being canceled “until further notice” as the city awaits Attorney General Daniel Cameron’s announcement. “It is important to note

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As Louisville braces for Breonna Taylor decision, police cancel vacations | News

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Kentucky AG in spotlight over Breonna Taylor probe

A billboard sponsored by O, The Oprah Magazine, is on display with with a photo of Breonna Taylor, Friday, Aug. 7, 2020 in Louisville, KY. Twenty-six billboards are going up across Louisville, demanding that the police officers involved in Taylor’s death be arrested and charged. Taylor was shot multiple times March 13 when police officers burst into her Louisville apartment using a no-knock warrant

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Louisville restricts access before decision in Breonna Taylor case

Associated Press
Published 9:32 a.m. ET Sept. 22, 2020 | Updated 10:59 a.m. ET Sept. 22, 2020

Louisville, Ky. —  Police in Louisville, Kentucky, were restricting access to downtown in preparation for the state attorney general’s announcement about whether he will charge officers in Breonna Taylor’s shooting death.

“While we do not know when the Attorney General will make his announcement, LMPD is taking the following actions now to ensure

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