NEWSCAST - Monday 24th August 2020

NEWSCAST - Monday 24th August 2020

Pritha Mukherji

CAMPUS:
- New materials engineering research led by Western could translate into significant real-world benefits like greater range for electric vehicles and longer battery life for cell phones.
LOCAL AND NATIONAL:
- The campus experience for the upcoming school year will certainly be different for students enrolled in post-secondary programs in London, Ont., and across the country due to the novel coronavirus pandemic.
- After two days of no new coronavirus cases, the Middlesex-London Health Unit is reporting two new cases Sunday.
SPORTS:
- Bayern Munich were crowned European champions for the sixth time by beating Paris St Germain 1-0 thanks to a second-half header from former PSG youth academy graduate Kingsley Coman in an absorbing Champions League final on Sunday.
INTERNATIONAL:
- Chinese video app TikTok is set to launch legal action to challenge a ban imposed by US President Donald Trump.
WEATHER:
- On Tuesday, expect a temperature of 27 degrees with a chance of showers. Moving onto Wednesday expect temperatures to be 26 degrees with cloudy skies. Expect temperatures to be at a max. Of 31 degrees.