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I'm a UK doctor who cared for COVID-19 patients while pregnant. Receiving the AstraZeneca vaccine felt like a beacon of hope

12 days ago   |   By Business Insider

Summary List Placement When I was a mom-to-be in my third trimester, I just wanted to enjoy my pregnancy. It's a time when I should have been setting up the nursery and shopping for baby clothes. Instead, in April 2020, I found myself protesting outside of our prime minister's home at Downing Street with a sign demanding more PPE for healthcare workers. I'd been working while pregnant on wards with COVID-19 patients, and my colleagues and I weren't protected as we didn't have the right PPE.
Since then my life has been a whirlwind. I gave birth to my daughter Radhika in July 2020, took...
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Biden administration releases report on Khashoggi's killing directly...

Biden administration releases report on Khashoggi's killing directly implicating Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman

Summary List Placement The Biden administration on Friday released a declassified US intelligence report on Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi's brutal 2018 killing that... Read more ...

WATCH: CPAC attendees booed and heckled the hosts when asked to wear masks...

WATCH: CPAC attendees booed and heckled the hosts when asked to wear masks indoors

Summary List Placement A largely maskless crowd on Friday booed and heckled the hosts of the 2021 Conservative Political Action Conference in Florida when they were asked to... Read more ...

Nikola admits founder Trevor Milton made ‘inaccurate' claims

Nikola admits founder Trevor Milton made ‘inaccurate' claims

Nikola admitted that founder and former chairman Trevor Milton made several “inaccurate” claims about the electric-truck maker's business before he resigned under pressure last... Read more ...

Elon Musk says it would be 'awesome' if the SEC probes his tweets on Dogecoin

Elon Musk says it would be 'awesome' if the SEC probes his tweets on Dogecoin

Summary List Placement Tesla CEO Elon Musk said he would welcome an SEC investigation into his tweets on Dogecoin. "I hope they do! It would be awesome," he tweeted in response... Read more ...

Biden spoke with Saudi King Salman for the first time, but didn't say if...

Biden spoke with Saudi King Salman for the first time, but didn't say if they discussed Khashoggi's murder

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden spoke with King Salman of Saudi Arabia for the first time on Thursday, ahead of the public release of a highly anticipated... Read more ...

Texans won't hamper Will Fuller's free agency with franchise tag

Texans won't hamper Will Fuller's free agency with franchise tag

At least one playmaking wide receiver is going to hit the market. The spiraling Texans do not plan to franchise tag Will Fuller, according to the Houston Chronicle. Fuller had... Read more ...

Watch Amazon's anti-union ads that Twitch is removing after saying they...

Watch Amazon's anti-union ads that Twitch is removing after saying they should 'never have been allowed'

Summary List Placement Twitch has removed anti-union ads that its parent company Amazon ran on the platform targeting workers in Alabama. The ads, first posted by More Perfect... Read more ...

60% of Republican voters support Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, poll finds

60% of Republican voters support Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, poll finds

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan is steadily making its way to a full House vote, and although Republican lawmakers have been in staunch... Read more ...

Facebook is making the case that small businesses rely on personalized ads...

Facebook is making the case that small businesses rely on personalized ads ahead of a major Apple software update that could devastate part of Facebook's ads business

Summary List Placement Facebook is launching a new campaign aimed at proving the need for personalized advertising amid an ongoing battle with Apple. The initiative, titled... Read more ...

McDonald's has reportedly been collecting 'strategic intelligence' on...

McDonald's has reportedly been collecting 'strategic intelligence' on unionizing workers as they fight for a $15 minimum wage

Summary List Placement McDonald's has reportedly been collecting information on workers campaigning for a $15 federal minimum wage, including using a team of intelligence... Read more ...