Author: Robert Shawn

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Not all heroes wear capes. Some are llamas named Winter. The four-year-old chocolate coloured llama may hold the key to finding a way to treat the coronavirus that causes COVID-19. According to US and Belgian scientists studying llama antibodies, Winter, along with 130 other llamas on the research farm, produces a special kind of camelid antibody […]

The Utah Highway Patrol had an unusual traffic stop when troopers found a 5-year-old behind the wheel and on his way to buy a Lamborghini. In a Twitter post, a Weber County trooper says he pulled over “what he thought was an impaired driver,” but instead found a young boy who admitted ti taking his […]

Despite the number of active cases of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador dwindling, the threat is still very real. With restrictions prohibiting large gatherings still in effect, the crew behind the Iceberg Alley Performance Tent have officially announced that this years event has been cancelled. Unfortunately, we must confirm that due to concerns surrounding the […]

Get ready to head back to the G.W. Zoo. A new scripted series based on the drama that unfolded in the Netflix docu-series Tiger King is in the works with Nicholas Cage reportedly on-board to play the series’ breakout star, Joe Exotic. Based on the Texas Monthly article Joe Exotic: A Dark Journey Into the World of a Man […]

With the world at the mercy of COVID-19, we rely heavily on the efforts of frontline and healthcare workers. Toymaker Mattel has decided to honour these men and women by re-imagining them as superheroes in their latest toy-line. The #ThankYouHeroes collection includes 16 action figures, four each representing doctors, nurses, EMTs and delivery drivers of […]

Canadian potatoes may become the latest victims of COVID-19. Canadian farmers say with restaurants being closed during the pandemic, nearly 200 million pounds of potatoes destined to have become french fries are at risk of going bad if they are not used up soon. “It is a fairly large concern,” says Kevin MacIsaac, the general […]

Costco shoppers in the United States will soon have to make sure they have one crucial item with them if they want to enter the store. And I don’t mean their membership card. According to the company’s website, starting on May 4th, all employees and customers will be required to wear a mask or face […]

The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has put some major pressure on the world’s economy. In the name of public safety, many businesses have been forced to close their doors to further support physical distancing measures. Despite these tough economic times, Ed Sheeran refuses to let his employees go broke. Everyone’s favourite red-headed singer-songwriter has […]

Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson were among the first celebrities to reveal they have tested positive for COVID-19. While both have recovered from the virus, they are continuing to help in the fight. In a recent podcast interview, Hanks revealed both he and Wilson have offered their blood in hopes it may aid in finding […]

The RCMP in this province have revealed they received over 1100 reports of suspect COVID-19 violations since the government issued a public health state of emergency on March 18th. They go on to specify of the 1100 reports received, 916 have been concluded. The remainder are still currently under investigation. Of that total number, no […]



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