Escape coronavirus lockdown in a literal dungeon

Escape coronavirus lockdown in a literal dungeon

Here’s one way to effectively isolate during the coronavirus lockdown: Rent out a dungeon. That’s what one homeowner in Pottsville, Pennsylvania, is offering in his Craigslist ad for a “Victorian Dungeon Experience.” Starting at $46 a night, you can immerse yourself in a stone windowless basement nook of a house built in 1881, with just … Read more

Cancer surgery delays caused by coronavirus may kill thousands

Cancer surgery delays caused by coronavirus may kill thousands

The coronavirus death rate likely extends beyond those directly killed by the lethal virus, a new study reports. Cancer surgeries and treatments delayed or rescheduled due to COVID-19 could be killing thousands, according to a report published Tuesday in the journal Annals of Oncology. Scientists at London’s Institute of Cancer Research found that the disruption … Read more

Japanese pub aims to clean up with disinfectant spray machine

Japanese pub aims to clean up with disinfectant spray machine

The pub in Tokyo’s normally bustling Shinjuku district has installed a machine that sprays customers with hypochlorous acid water as they enter. Customers are first greeted by a hostess on a monitor, of course, who instructs them to disinfect their hands and check their temperature with a thermometer provided. They then step into a machine … Read more

WWII veteran Tom Moore — who raised $40M — gets knighted

WWII veteran Tom Moore -- who raised $40M -- gets knighted

Arise, Sir Tom! The British war veteran who raised $40 million for healthcare workers with a charity walk to mark his 100th birthday has been awarded a knighthood from the Queen, the Royal Family confirmed. “I hope she’s not very heavy-handed with the sword,” Captain Tom Moore joked of the impending investiture, the official ceremony … Read more

Astrologer who failed to foresee coronavirus predicts second wave

Astrologer who failed to foresee coronavirus predicts second wave

Perhaps everyone deserves a second chance? After taking heat for purportedly failing to foresee the coronavirus pandemic, popular astrologer Susan Miller says the stars point to a resurgence of the virus in the fall. The Astrology Zone founder dropped the bombshell in an interview with The Post. “We are getting another wave,” says Miller, who … Read more

Direct flights to Greek tourist destinations to begin July 1

Direct flights to Greek tourist destinations to begin July 1

ATHENS, Greece — Greece’s long-awaited tourist season will begin on June 15 with the opening of seasonal hotels and the arrival of the first foreign visitors, while international flights will begin heading directly for holiday destinations gradually as of July 1, the government said Wednesday. Speaking in a televised address to the nation, Prime Minister … Read more