Digital currencies are not widespread — but more than 85% of central banks are investigating digital versions of their currencies, including South Africa.

(Photo: Unsplash / Stanislaw Zarychta) Led by countries as large as China and as small as the Bahamas, central banks are warming to the idea of introducing digital currencies to…

Nadia Whittome, the 24-year-old Labour MP for Nottingham East, has previously complained about social media abuse

Britain’s youngest MP, who previously complained about social media abuse, has announced she is taking time off work while she battles post-traumatic stress disorder, or PTSD.  Nadia Whittome, the 24-year-old…

The off-road workhorse stars in its own Spaghetti Western trailer…

As one of the most exciting vehicles in Ford’s line-up, the Ranger Raptor needs no introduction, but the blue oval decided to gives it’s Special Edition a very flashy trailer. …

Texas is poised to remove one of its last gun restrictions after lawmakers approved allowing people to carry handguns without a license, and the background check and training that go with it.

AUSTIN, TEXAS — Texas is poised to remove one of its last major gun restrictions after lawmakers approved allowing people to carry handguns without a license, and the background check…

Liverpool are set for an intriguing summer in the transfer window, Paul Gorst assesses what’s next for some of the fringe players

As the dust settles on the Premier League season, a big summer now looms for Liverpool. When Jurgen Klopp and his staff sit down to assess where the team goes…

The pilot of a fighter jet owned and operated by a military contractor died when the aircraft crashed in a northeast Las Vegas neighborhood Monday.

The pilot of a fighter jet owned and operated by a military contractor died when the aircraft crashed in a northeast Las Vegas neighborhood Monday afternoon, Nellis Air Force Base…

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister is calling on the United States government to provide millions of unused vaccines to Canada.

WINNIPEG — Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister is calling on the United States government to provide millions of unused vaccines to Canada. The premier said the current border closure should not…

Crematoriums are shorthanded and fear they cannot cope if the pandemic’s toll continues to rise.

As the number of Covid-19 fatalities continues to rise, funeral service providers are facing a shortage of human resources and worry that their crematoriums will not be able to cope…

Provincial health officer Dr. Bonnie Henry told Global News last week schools would not be used for the vaccination program except in smaller communities.

B.C. youth between the ages of 12 and 17 can now receive their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Anyone between those ages can sign up online to register for…

Prime Minister Boris Johnson announces plan for a new ‘Global Pandemic Radar’ to identify and track new COVID variants and emerging diseases.

Prime Minister announces plan for a new Global Pandemic Radar to identify and track new COVID variants and emerging diseases WHO will lead work with the UK, Wellcome Trust other…