Chris Christie left the New Jersey governor’s office with his popularity in tatters, but at least he didn’t break a leg.Republican Chris Christie left the New Jersey governor’s office with his popularity in tatters, but at least he di
Ivanka Majic – @Ivanka – writes blogpost year after president’s mistake thrusted UK resident into spotlightA woman from Brighton has marked the first anniversary of her being mistaken by Donald Trump for his daughter on Twitter to voi
Hundreds of people said they say fireball light up the skyUS Geological Service says it registered as 2.0 magnitude earthquakeExperts say a bright light and what sounded like thunder in the sky above Michigan was a meteor.The American Meteor Society says
Company claims a plant at Sizewell in Suffolk would be £4bn cheaper than £20bn projectEDF Energy has claimed it could build a second new nuclear power station in Britain that would be a fifth cheaper than the £20bn Hinkley Point C project under c
Mark Hamill and John Boyega join social media derision aimed at ‘De-Feminized Fanedit’A fan-made recut of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, designed to remove women from the film, has been mocked on social media by the movie’s stars.The film w
Police in California are investigating claims two parents tortured their 13 children. ‘I wish I could come to you today with information that would explain why this happened,’ said Capt Greg Fellows of the Riverside county sheriff’s de
Wintry showers in Scotland, Northern Ireland and northern England have closed schools and roads and caused power cuts in some parts of the country. The Met Office has issued yellow warnings for snow and ice Continue reading...
A Gulfstream jet from a quiet airport south-east of Raleigh flew captives to be tortured around the world. The government failed to act but local people have refused to let the issue dieA year after he was released from captivity in Guantánamo, Binyam
Rising daycare costs have put the spotlight on Washington state in a country offering little support for parents seeking childcareNot long after the 2016 election, Shelby McGowan got a somber phone call from her brother.“I’m so sorry,”
Secretary of state says the US seeks a diplomatic resolution in the nuclear standoff with North Korea, but declines to comment on whether the White House is considering limited military action against Pyongyang Continue reading...
Zac Collins-Widders and Harley Dunolly-Lee are the first Indigenous young people ‘crowned’ to lead the annual eventOn 26 January, while the country celebrates, mourns or ignores Australia Day, Zac Collins-Widders will march through Melbourne
Two months from election, Liberals promise more comprehensive approach to bullyingSouth Australia’s version of the Safe Schools program will be scrapped if the opposition wins the March state election. The Liberals’ education spokesman, John
Home and Away actor’s parents and sister, who were also in the crash, were farewelled at a funeral a week agoHome and Away actor Jessica Falkholt has died in hospital a week after a funeral was held in Sydney for her sister and parents, who were in
Physician says president has benefited from ‘a lifetime of abstinence from tobacco and alcohol’ though he could stand to exercise more He does not exercise, has a long history of eating McDonald’s and drinking Diet Coke, and is just sh
Motorists stuck in snow on M74 as severe winter weather hits Scotland and Northern IrelandA mountain rescue team was called to help with motorists who were trapped on a motorway in wintry conditions.Moffat mountain rescue team was asked to attend and chec
The US president had a normal score on a cognitive exam and is in excellent health, although he would benefit from a lower-fat diet and routine exercise, the White House doctor said Continue reading...
Minister says he was assured solitary confinement wasn’t used at Banksia Hill after reports two teenagers spent more than 250 days in isolated cellsWestern Australian authorities have defended their running of Perth’s Banksia Hill juvenile d
A bus’ dashcam captures the moment a speeding car in Santa Ana, California flew through the air, narrowly missing the bus before crashing into the second floor of a building.The front half of the car was wedged inside the building and the other hal