Tag: Trial

Trial for a Coronavirus Vaccine to Start on Monday

The COVID-19 pandemic is getting worse, both in the U.S. and worldwide. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), as of March 15, there are more than 153,000 confirmed cases of the rapidly spreading disease in the world and more than 5,700 deaths. Many states in the U.S. are now taking drastic measures to mitigate the…

Trial of Quebec entertainer Eric Salvail hears testimony of alleged sex assault

MONTREAL—The trial of Quebec media star Eric Salvail opened Monday with testimony from a former co-worker who said Salvail cornered him, exposed himself and tried to force him to perform a sex act. The 50-year-old Salvail faces charges of sexual assault, harassment and unlawful confinement for events in 1993 involving a single alleged victim. Donald…

'I'm used to running in paddy fieIds': Indian star 'faster than Usain Bolt' REJECTS athletics trial to focus on buffalo-racing

Srinivasa Gowda, who went viral last week after video emerged which appeared to show him running 100 meters in world record-breaking time, says he won’t accept an invitation from the Indian government to attend athletics trials. Gowda, 28, is a star in Kambala, a sport where competitors sprint through paddy fields with buffalo, and local…