Angela Rayner asks urgent question on government ‘VIP lane’ for PPE contracts – video

Labour was granted an urgent question in the Commons on Thursday about the government’s due diligence in granting PPE contracts to firms via its ‘VIP lane’. This comes after the Guardian revealed Tory peer Michelle Mone secretly received £29m after her husband passed on money from PPE Medpro, a company that was awarded £200m in … Read more

“Not Forgotten:” Cherelle Griner Asks for Letters to Wife Brittney Griner

Cherelle’s storm, of course, has been at the center of international attention this year. Although the rest of the world found out about the WNBA star’s fate in early March, Cherelle said that on February 17, she “woke up to a text that changed my entire life.” On that day, she learned that Brittney had … Read more

Family of woman found dead on Lakeshore ER floor asks Quebec coroner to reopen investigation | Globalnews.ca

The family of an 86-year-old woman who was found dead on the floor of a Montreal-area emergency room last year is calling for a new investigation into the circumstances of her death following the release of a coroner’s report. Emmanuel Macarine and his sister Gilda told a news conference Tuesday a new investigation is needed … Read more

Malawi asks more vaccines to battle cholera outbreak | The Citizen

Malawi is asking the UN for more cholera vaccines, fearing heavy rains could worsen an outbreak of the water-borne disease that has so far claimed 128 lives. The impoverished southern African country has recorded 4,420 cases since March, one of its highest tallies in a decade. “We have requested for more vaccines,” Storm Kabuluzi, director … Read more

Lainey Wilson, country singer and ‘Yellowstone’ actress, asks for prayers for father in the ICU: ‘My cowboy’

Country singer and upcoming “Yellowstone” actress Lainey Wilson is requesting prayers for her father after previously canceling concerts. Wilson shared a Facebook post from her sister, Janna Wilson Sadler, that explained their father is suffering from DKA, or Diabetic Ketoacidosis, and had to have emergency surgery. He currently is in the ICU and “has a … Read more