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Greater Manchester faces noon deadline for Tier Three decision

Mr Burnham also swiped at 'selective' figures highlighted by Downing Street that suggested Greater Manchester hospitals could be overwhelmed within weeks unless tougher action is taken.‘This is an issue for everyone and is not just about taking a stand for Greater Manchester.'Mr Jenrick said: 'There are now more Covid-19 patients in Greater Manchester Hospitals than in the whole of the South West and South East combined.It's not too late for local leaders to work with us to take action for the sake of the people of Greater Manchester.'AdvertisementBoris Johnson is poised to place Greater Manchester into the highest level of lockdown restrictions today, despite opposition from local politicians.

LA Mayor Eric Garcetti's advisor faces sexual misconduct allegations second person in three months

A second person in three months has come forward to accuse the top advisor to the mayor of Los Angeles, Eric Garcetti, of sexual misconduct.Jacobs, who is a former deputy chief of staff to the mayor is well known in political circles in LA.The suit says that Mayor Garcetti, 49, was present when many cases of the alleged harassment took place.Mayor Garcetti, pictured, has denied he witnessed any sexual harassment from Rick JacobsThe Mayor has also denied that he witnessed any of the sexual harassment claims laid out in Garza's lawsuit, however no comment has yet been forthcoming over Ali's claims.'The mayor has zero tolerance for sexual harassment and unequivocally did not witness the behavior that Officer Garza alleges,' the mayor's spokesperson Alex Comisar said in July.

Biden's tax plan could lead to a combined rate of 62% for those making more than $400

Nonetheless, the rate would still see a double-digit increase on current tax rates.The current top U.S. statutory tax rate is 37% with the average earner in the highest tax bracket paying 26.8% after help from their accountants.Biden's plan would see the effective tax rate for the top 1% increase to 39.8% from 26.8%.Despite such promised, it would still see combined tax rates at their highest level for more than 30 years, according to MSN.New Jersey would see a combined rate would be 58.2% while in New York it would be even higher at 62%.

Supreme Court DENIES GOP appeal to stop extended deadline for ballots received AFTER polls close

The three liberal justices - Elena Kagan, Stephen Breyer and Sonia Sotomayor - all voted to allow Pennsylvania to proceed as planned.Pennsylvania's Republican legislators and the local party asked the U.S. Supreme Court to weigh in only on one of the three amendments - the ruling pushing back the deadline for mail ballots to arrive.The state court said the ballots must be counted if they are postmarked by November 3, even if no postmark is visible.Republicans argued the case all the way to the Supreme Court, which ruled on Monday.He wrote: 'The Pennsylvania Supreme Court's decision protected that right and brought much needed clarity to the exigent circumstances surrounding a global pandemic.

Documents 'show Hunter Biden's signature on Delaware computer repair shop receipt'

Documents appear to show Hunter Biden's signature on a receipt for $85 at a Delaware computer shop where he dropped off laptops that included details of his international business deals.A receipt from The Mac Shop in Wilmington, Delaware, appears to show Hunter Biden’s signature signing off for repair work on three MacBook Pro laptops for $85, according to Fox News.The e-mail appeared to identify Hunter Biden as 'Chair/Vice Chair depending on the agreement with CEFC'.Trump administration officials have attested to these facts under oath,' Biden campaign spokesman Andrew Bates said in a statement.However he also said that the FBI, which is part of the intelligence community, was in possession of Hunter Biden's laptop.

Question of what is trashy and rich behaviour sparks a heated debate among Australians

Australians are locked in a heated debate over what is considered trashy when you're poor and classy when you're rich.'What would you say is considered trashy if you're poor or classy if you're rich?''Going barefoot is one of the things that is trashy if you're poor and classy if you're rich!'Others said it's 'always feral' whether you're rich or poor due to it meaning the person in question has dirty feet.What do you think are the signs that show you're trashy if you're poor and classy if you're rich?

Coronavirus Australia: Melbourne lockdown may be lifted this weekend

Melbourne could get an early reprieve from its suffocating lockdown after again detecting just one new case on Tuesday.Mystery cases in Melbourne also fell by two to 13 with zero cases from an unknown case in regional VictoriaThere are 122 active cases in Melbourne with just three cases elsewhere.A so-called 'ring of steel' separating metropolitan Melbourne from regional Victoria remains in place despite an easing in coronavirus restrictions in the city on Sunday night.'They don't want a situation where that's put at risk by people making trips to into regional Victoria that aren't absolutely necessary,' Mr Andrews told reporters on Monday.Meanwhile, people living in Melbourne can now travel 25km from home and have greater freedom when it comes to social activities and exercise.

Warning over toxic trendy pink salt as it's revealed some brands have dangerous levels of LEAD

There was a wide variation in the levels of nutrients found in pink salt, with iron levels ranging between 0 and 17mg/100g and calcium levels ranging between 53 and 574mg/100g.All of the Australian-sourced pink salt samples showed lower levels in essential nutrients and non-nutritive minerals, including heavy metals.The top three non-nutritive minerals in pink salt were sulphur, aluminium and silicon.NRAUS CEO Dr Flavia Fayet-Moore said while pink salt contained more minerals than white salt, the amounts were not meaningful and limiting salt intake was in line with World Health Organisation recommendations.People would need to consume six teaspoons of pink salt for those nutrients to make a meaningful contribution to their diet, which far exceeds dietary guidelines.

Emails show Victoria's chief medic Brett Sutton KNEW about private security before it was launched

Victoria's Chief Medical Officer Brett Sutton was told private security would be used to guard quarantined travellers at hotels from day one despite his previous denials.Security guards working at Victoria's hotel quarantine had refused to use hand sanitiser over religious beliefsProfessor Brett Sutton at the Hotel Quarantine Inquiry last month.He has been asked to provide further evidenceAn email was copied into Professor Brett Sutton discussing the use of private security on March 27.Yet not a single person within the Andrews Government has been able to identify who made the actual decision to use private security.Victoria’s hotel quarantine inquiry may now need to postpone its final reporting date of November 6.

Daphne du Maurier's disturbing relationship with father told by old friend MICHAEL THORNTON

And jealousy, too, was at the root of the most traumatic relationship of her life: her love-hate affair with her father.She was the granddaughter of George du Maurier, the author of a bestselling novel called Trilby, which had introduced the word 'svengali' into English, and the daughter of Sir Gerald du Maurier, a West End star.I remember when I took my sister Jean to lunch at Menabilly, Daphne remarked on the family resemblance and said: 'You seem unusually close for a brother and sister.But Tommy's relationship with Jan — real name Jeannette Louisa Ricardo — was broken off by Jan herself, according to Daphne.Rebecca made Daphne du Maurier internationally famous and also a wealthy woman.