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Canadian police apologise for throwing away woman’s body after mistaking it for a mannequin

‘We will shine a light on these events over the next few weeks,’ fire chief says Canadian police apologise for throwing away woman's body after mistaking it for a mannequin Authorities in Canada have apologised after they threw the burnt remains of a woman in a dumpster, apparently confusing it with a mannequin.

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Canadian police apologise for throwing away woman’s body after mistaking it for a mannequin

Mitch McConnell buys ads encouraging Covid shots on 100 radio stations as GOP split over vaccination push

Effort comes as some Republicans have opposed vaccine outreach Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is launching an ad campaign to encourage residents of his state to get vaccinated as more and more Republicans have become increasingly vocal about the need for their communities to get the vaccines and stop the spread of Covid-19.

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Mitch McConnell buys ads encouraging Covid shots on 100 radio stations as GOP split over vaccination push

Captain McConnell eager to fulfil role as mentor to young Strollers in Lowland League

Civil Service Strollers skipper Mark McConnell is hoping to make just as big an impact on the park as he is off it. The 27-year-old is relishing the role as team captain at Christie Gilles Park and while he is eager to stamp his authority in the heart of the Strollers midfield this season, the former Edinburgh City player is hoping to extend his influence on a more interpersonal level as well.

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Captain McConnell eager to fulfil role as mentor to young Strollers in Lowland League

Mitch McConnell warns there could be LOCKDOWNS if more Americans don't get vaccinated as the Delta variant continues to wreak havoc

McConnell made the comments to reporters on Tuesday as COVID cases surge While he did not outright threaten health restrictions, McConnell hinted at 'a situation in the fall that we don't yearn for' unless more people get the shot At 79 years old, the Republican leader is squarely within the 'high-risk' category

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Mitch McConnell warns there could be LOCKDOWNS if more Americans don't get vaccinated as the Delta variant continues to wreak havoc

Dems hit McConnell, who says GOP won't back debt limit boost

Senate Democrats are accusing Republicans of a cynical ploy that would damage the government’s credit rating and the economy Senate Democrats accused Republicans on Wednesday of a “shameless, cynical” ploy that would damage the economy and the government's credit rating after the chamber's GOP leader said his party would vote against raising the federal debt limit.

independent.co.uk ,  10d 10
Dems hit McConnell, who says GOP won't back debt limit boost

Tributes paid as well-known preacher laid to rest

Children in Ethiopia were among those who tuned in to watch Pastor James McConnell laid to rest in Belfast. Tributes have been paid to one of Northern Ireland’s best-known preachers as he was laid to rest. Children as far away as Ethiopia watched online the funeral of Pastor James McConnell at the Whitewell Tabernacle church he founded in north Belfast.

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Tributes paid as well-known preacher laid to rest

Pastor James McConnell: service of thanksgiving to be held this morning

A service of thanksgiving will be held this morning (Wednesday) for the life of the leader of Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle, , following his death on Saturday. Pastor McConnell (84) had been receiving palliative care for a long illness before he passed away at the Royal Victoria Hospital.

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Pastor James McConnell: service of thanksgiving to be held this morning

McConnell urges Americans: 'Get vaccinated' as cases spike

WASHINGTON (AP) - Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell implored unvaccinated Americans Tuesday to take the COVID-19 shot, issuing a stark and grave warning of a repeat of last year's rising caseloads and shutdowns if people refuse to protect themselves from the coronavirus. McConnell urged Americans to ignore the "demonstrably bad advice" coming from pundits and others against the vaccines.

dailymail.co.uk ,  11d 0
McConnell urges Americans: 'Get vaccinated' as cases spike

'This is not complicated!': Mitch McConnell tells people to get vaccinated and warns against listening to 'demonstrably bad advice' from anti-vaxxers

Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell urged Americans to get vaccinated against COVID-19 on Tuesday He also warned of a repeat of last year's rising caseloads and shutdowns if people refuse to protect themselves from the coronavirus McConnell urged people in the United States to ignore 'demonstrably bad advice' coming from pundits and anti-vaxxers

dailymail.co.uk ,  11d 0
'This is not complicated!': Mitch McConnell tells people to get vaccinated and warns against listening to 'demonstrably bad advice' from anti-vaxxers

Funeral today for well-known preacher Pastor McConnell

A service of thanksgiving will be held today for one of the best-known preachers in Northern Ireland, following his death on Saturday. The service for Pastor James McConnell will be held at 10am at the Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle he founded more than six decades ago in north Belfast.

newsletter.co.uk ,  11d 0
Funeral today for well-known preacher Pastor McConnell

McConnell urges Americans: 'Get vaccinated' or risk shutdown

WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell implored unvaccinated Americans Tuesday to take the COVID-19 shot, issuing a stark and grave warning of a repeat of last year's shutdowns if people refuse to protect themselves from the coronavirus. McConnell urged Americans to ignore the “demonstrably bad advice” coming from pundits and others against the vaccines.

msn.com ,  11d 1
McConnell urges Americans: 'Get vaccinated' or risk shutdown

McConnell says bipartisan infrastructure will not be slowed by floor defeat

(Reuters) - U.S. Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said on Tuesday that efforts to pass a bipartisan infrastructure bill in the Senate would not be slowed down if Democrats lost a procedural vote to begin debate on Wednesday.

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McConnell says bipartisan infrastructure will not be slowed by floor defeat

Friends, bandmates remember Branson performer Randy McConnell after losing fight to COVID-19

BRANSON, Mo. (KY3) - Friends and former bandmates are remembering the life of long time Branson performer Randy McConnell. He died after a week long battle with COVID-19 on Sunday, July 18. McConnell performed with the Baldknobbers, Pierce Arrow, and Silver Dollar City, among others.

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Friends, bandmates remember Branson performer Randy McConnell after losing fight to COVID-19

Mitch McConnell mocks Democrats' 'hearing' on voting rights in Georgia as a 'partisan circus' prompted by left-wing 'hysteria' over GOP voting rights bills across the country

Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell accused Democrats of mounting a 'silly stunt' in travelling to Georgia Democrats on the Senate Rules Committee held a rare 'field hearing' in Atlanta They heard from local representatives who decried a new election law they said discriminated against minorities The issue has divided the nation since former President Trump cried foul over the 2020 election

dailymail.co.uk ,  12d 4
Mitch McConnell mocks Democrats' 'hearing' on voting rights in Georgia as a 'partisan circus' prompted by left-wing 'hysteria' over GOP voting rights bills across the country

Trump called McConnell 'a stupid person' and a 'knucklehead' for not eliminating the filibuster during his term, book says

Trump slammed McConnell as a "stupid person" and "knucklehead" in a new interview. The former president insulted McConnell over his refusal to kill the filibuster. The interview is in an upcoming book by two Washington Post journalists. See more stories on Insider's business page.

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Trump called McConnell 'a stupid person' and a 'knucklehead' for not eliminating the filibuster during his term, book says

Pastor James McConnell: ‘I fought with Ian Paisley and tried to save Gerry Adams’

In his biography the late Pastor James McConnell recalled how he turned down offers to become a professional footballer, fought with Dr Ian Paisley and tried to ‘save’ Gerry Adams. Pastor McConnell said he turned down an approach from legendary Newcastle United striker Jackie Milburn to sign for Linfield because he wished to be true to his calling as a preacher.

belfasttelegraph.co.uk ,  14d 0
Pastor James McConnell: ‘I fought with Ian Paisley and tried to save Gerry Adams’

Pastor James McConnell: tributes as preacher and church leader passes away

Tributes have been paid to one of Northern Ireland’s best-known Christian preachers and church leaders, Pastor James McConnell, following the announcement of his death earlier today (Saturday). Pastor McConnell, the founder of the Whitewell Metropolitan Tabernacle, passed away in the Royal Victoria Hospital after a long illness.

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Pastor James McConnell: tributes as preacher and church leader passes away