An Australian woman’s $20,000 cruise ship’s nightmare due to missing a Chilean visa

The trip of a lifetime turned into a $20,000 nightmare last week for a group of Australian travelers who forgot to pack some small but essential items. A group of 42 Australians were banned from boarding Princess Cruises’ Sapphire Princess in Los Angeles after authorities realized they did not have a visa. The ship departed … Read more

Harry and Meghan accept the award in New York ahead of the release of the Netflix series

CNN — The Duke and Duchess of Sussex have said “we know that a glimmer of hope can turn into a wave of change” after being honored in New York for their work on racial justice and mental health. Prince Harry and Meghan were in the Big Apple on Tuesday evening to receive the 2022 … Read more

FirstFT: double blow to Trump

Good morning. This article is an on-site version of our FirstFT newsletter. Sign up for our Asia, Europe/Africa or Americas edition to get it delivered straight to your inbox every weekday morning Raphael Warnock has won the runoff for Georgia’s Senate seat, a second blow to former President Donald Trump in less than 24 hours. … Read more

UK pharmacists report shortages of strep A antibiotics | Streep A

Pharmacists across the UK are reporting shortages of antibiotics used to treat strep A, despite the health secretary insisting the government is “unaware” of a problem. The demand for penicillin and amoxicillin has increased in recent days as the number of cases of streptococcus A among children in schools has risen. Independent pharmacies say they … Read more

Legendary Rare Gaming Trio Make an offer on Christmas Issue 1

Rare veterans David Wise, Grant Kirkhope and Kev Bayliss have joined forces for a Christmas carol Retro fusion Game composers may have brought us some of the most incredible scores in the titles they work on, but they rarely, if ever, aim for UK Top 40 fame. However, that’s exactly what three gaming legends are … Read more

Fantasy Football Rankings Week 14: Sleepers, Starts, Sits | D’Onta Foreman, Chigoziem Okonkwo, Worst Christmas Carols and more

Not only are the fantasy football playoffs almost here, but so is Christmas. So in addition to our typical week 14 rankings, sleepers and start/sit advice, we have Christmas carols. In case you missed the last few years, I’ve done the Top 10 Best Christmas Songs, Best Christmas Cookies, Best Christmas TV Episodes, and Best … Read more

Marnus Labuschagne to check barrage from bouncer, cricket news 2022

The West Indies believe they have discovered a “weakness” in Marnus Labuschagne’s batsman, despite the Australian running machine’s performance in the first Test at Perth Stadium. Last week, Labuschagne became the eighth cricketer to score a double century and a century in the same Test match, plundering 308 runs against the West Indies to help … Read more

Inflation misses put central bankers at a disadvantage

WASHINGTON, Dec. 7 (Reuters) – Thomas Barkin, president of the Richmond Federal Reserve, was studying the latest inflation-related data with interns from the bank one June morning after breakfast when he saw an alarming sign. Prices had risen sharply in May, following a slight fall in April that raised hopes that a recent rise in … Read more