Rachel Maddow to Miss Election Coverage, Will Quarantine After Close Contact Tests Positive for COVID-19

RELATED STORIES One of MSNBC’s biggest stars is being forced to sit out the cable news network’s continuing election coverage. Rachel Maddow will be off the air indefinitely and in quarantine at home after a close contact tested positive for the coronavirus, the host announced on Friday. “I’ve tested negative thus far, but will be […]

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany Tests Positive for COVID-19

RELATED STORIES White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany tested positive for COVID-19 Monday, she tweeted, making her the latest person in President Donald Trump’s orbit to have contracted the virus. “After testing negative consistently, including every day since Thursday, I tested positive for COVID-19 on Monday morning while experiencing no symptoms,” McEnany announced on Twitter. […]

Heinz Baked Beans recipe exposed: Gregg Wallace taste tests secret spice mix in BBC show

The British favourite has been a staple food since it was first sold at Fortnum & Mason in London in 1886, and H.J. Heinz now produces more than one billion cans every year from its main factory in Kitt Green. Founded by Henry J. Heinz in 1869, the US company has used the same recipe […]

Naga Munchetty shuts down Robert Buckland over coronavirus tests ‘people want realism!’

Munchetty probed: “So we want to talk about tests, not capacity, but tests are done and yesterday 52,429 were reported for the previous 24 hours. Is that target going to be met?” Buckland explained: “Well, we will know when the results come out, but even if the target isn’t met we are well on our […]

Boris Johnson on the spot over lack of COVID-19 tests – ‘Germany doing 10 times more’

Boris Johnson pledged the NHS would receive an increasing number of coronavirus test kits to ensure patients suffering from symptoms and frontline medical staff are able to be tested for the deadly virus. While the number of tests conducted across the UK has steadily increased, Housing Secretary confirmed the Government will be able to guarantee […]

Power Book 2: Ghost crew member tests positive for COVID-19 as coronavirus halts filming

The coronavirus pandemic has brought a vast number of TV series to a halt as show bosses everywhere halt production amid the outbreak. Power is no different as Starz halted proceedings on its two spin-off series currently in the works in the form of Book II: Ghost and Book III: Raising Kanan. Now, just one […]

NBA Suspends Season After All-Star Player Tests Positive for Coronavirus

RELATED STORIES The NBA is suspending the current 2019-20 season after All-Star player Rudy Gobert preliminarily tested positive for the coronavirus. “The NBA announced that a player on the Utah Jazz has preliminarily tested positive for COV-19,” the league said in a statement on Wednesday. According to reports, that player is seven-year veteran Gobert, who […]

Twitter tests feature that lets you hide unwanted replies

Twitter already hides superfluous replies to your tweets, now it’s toying with handing that power to the masses. Software engineer Jane Manchun Wong, who has a knack for discovering what social media apps are building, outed the user moderation feature in a tweet on Thursday. A Twitter senior product manager has since confirmed the function […]

Rocket Report: Rogozin’s crazy promise, SpaceX tests Mars engine, SLS slips

Enlarge / The might Delta IV Heavy rocket takes to the skies. (credit: Aurich Lawson/United Launch Alliance) Welcome to Edition 1.35 of the Rocket Report! The leader of Russia’s space program, Dmitry Rogozin, has promised his president that the country can double its launch total this year. And if you believe that, well, we’ve got […]