Sunday September 27-th, 2020

Harry's emotional reunion with landmine victim who brought Diana to tears Harry's emotional reunion with landmine victim who brought Diana to tears

According to the BBC , the Duke of Sussex said it was "quite emotional" to walk where his mother had been "and to see the transformation that has taken place, from an unsafe and desolate place into a vibrant community of local businesses and colle...

Ukraine envoy Kurt Volker resigns amid Trump controversy Ukraine envoy Kurt Volker resigns amid Trump controversy

Vice President Joe Biden (C) tours a Hutong alley with his son Hunter Biden (L) and granddaughter Finnegan Biden (R) during an official visit to Beijing, China, on December 5, 2013. "The failure of any of these Department employees to appear for ...

Hurricane Jerry a potential threat Hurricane Jerry a potential threat

Jerry's hurricane-force winds extended 15 miles from the center and its tropical storm-force winds extended 80 miles from the center. While strengthening to a hurricane is likely, there is a chance the tropical cyclone could intensify beyond Catego...

Hong Kong protests mark fifth anniversary of the Umbrella Movement Hong Kong protests mark fifth anniversary of the Umbrella Movement

China's President Xi Jinping's image covered the floor in some areas. Prominent Hong Kong activist Joshua Wong announced plans Saturday to contest local elections and warned that any attempt to disqualify him will only spur more support for month...

The anonymous whistleblower who has threatened Trump’s presidency The anonymous whistleblower who has threatened Trump’s presidency

Oregon Democratic Sen. Ron Wyden called the whistleblower complaint "very troubling and very different" from earlier bases for impeachment that House Democrats have been examining. And yet, as more details emerged about what the president said and th...

United Kingdom weather forecasters warn of torrential rain and gales United Kingdom weather forecasters warn of torrential rain and gales

Met Eireann as there will be heavy rain with up to 35 millimetres possible across the city and 13 other counties. There is also a risk of spot flooding in some areas. Organisers said they were unable to safely run the event due to stormy weather affe...

UK: Boris Johnson referred to police watchdog over possible corruption

The Independent Office for Police Conduct confirmed "we have received a referral from the Monitoring Officer of the Greater London Authority (GLA) regarding a conduct matter against Boris Johnson and we are now assessing this". Environment Secretar...

Adults join in growing school strike for climate Adults join in growing school strike for climate

The marches are part of an worldwide climate movement started by Greta Thunberg, a Swedish school girl who has become an global icon in the fight against climate change after she began weekly sit-ins outside the Swedish legislature previous year.

Stormy Daniels reaches $450,000 settlement with City of Columbus over false arrest Stormy Daniels reaches $450,000 settlement with City of Columbus over false arrest

Daniels told CNN affiliate WBNS-TV she was pleased with the outcome of the settlement, and that the lawsuit was never about the money. Daniels was arrested at the Columbus strip club Sirens under Ohio's so-called "Community Defense Act" in July 201...

Boeing CEO to testify before House committee on 737 Max Boeing CEO to testify before House committee on 737 Max

The crashes of Lion Air Flight 610 and Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 killed 346 people and resulted in the Boeing 737 MAX fleet being grounded worldwide. Boeing and the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) misjudged how pilots would respond to mul...

Trump told Russians in 2017 he was not concerned about election meddling Trump told Russians in 2017 he was not concerned about election meddling

House Speaker) Nancy Pelosi said today that behind the incident - that is being blown out of proportion - around the telephone conversation between President Trump and President Zelenskiy, that it was Russian Federation behind it all", he told report...

ED not attending Mugabe Private burial in Zvimba ED not attending Mugabe Private burial in Zvimba

The Mugabe family chose to bury Zimbabwe's founding father in Kutama after weeks of wrangling with the government, who wanted the body to rest at the National Heroes Acre in Harare. "The public have no say in where he will be buried". Only approv...

INSIDE THE MIND OF A KILLER: Van attacker’s chilling confession INSIDE THE MIND OF A KILLER: Van attacker’s chilling confession

The April 23, 2018, incident - known as the Yonge Street van attack - made global headlines and triggered a public conversation about the so-called "incel movement", a fringe internet subculture that attracts males who are involuntarily celibate.

USA sets a refugee cap of 18K for next year USA sets a refugee cap of 18K for next year

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services acting Director Ken Cuccinelli said in a statement that the proposed refugee ceiling "takes into account our existing and anticipated humanitarian workload on all fronts and fulfills our primary duty to p...

Dem senator: NRA acted as Russian 'asset' in run-up to 2016 Dem senator: NRA acted as Russian 'asset' in run-up to 2016

The Democrats' report also suggests NRA insiders may have violated USA sanctions against Russia by meeting with sanctioned Russian government officials and state-linked weapons manufacturers. In 2018, the Federal Bureau of Investigations was repor...

Boris Johnson loses bid to shut parliament for conference Boris Johnson loses bid to shut parliament for conference

It came one day after Johnson was found to have broken the law by suspending Parliament for several weeks . He added that the Domestic Abuse Bill, which has cross-party support, will be debated on Wednesday October 2. There was more confusion on Th...

Greta Thunberg turns tables on Trump and changes Twitter bio

Massive school strikes on September 20 saw millions of students around the world walk out of class to call out political inaction on climate change before diplomats met in NY. Today , Greta took to twitter to address her "haters". The iconic evil...

BBC urged to reconsider Naga Munchetty complaint decision BBC urged to reconsider Naga Munchetty complaint decision

Several public figures and broadcasters have written an open letter to the BBC demanding it reconsider its actions, while Chi Onwurah has written to Ofcom to "complain about the BBC's censoring of [Munchetty] for challenging racism". "Our audienc...

Boris Johnson ‘could face no-confidence vote next week’ Boris Johnson ‘could face no-confidence vote next week’

It spoke of "enforced disappearance of civilians, state-endorsed sexual violence of women by armed forces and the overall prevalence of human rights violations in the region that not only continues but has exasperated further in the past week".

Offaly hit with weather warning from Met Eireann

This particular warning is valid from Saturday, 28 September at 17:00 until Sunday, 29 September at 07:00. More details below tweets. Brighter weather will spread from the west later this morning as sunny spells and scattered showers take hold for ...

Hurricane Lorenzo still a Category 4 while Karen barely a tropical storm Hurricane Lorenzo still a Category 4 while Karen barely a tropical storm

Forecasters say Lorenzo has become one of the largest and most powerful hurricanes on record in the central tropical Atlantic . Meanwhile, Tropical Storm Karen became Tropical Depression Karen on Friday and fully dissipated overnight, be...

Prince Harry, Meghan and 4-month-old Archie meet Archbishop Tutu Prince Harry, Meghan and 4-month-old Archie meet Archbishop Tutu

The couple's tour of Africa with their five-month-old son, Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, is no different. I think he has Duchess Meghan's eyes! The Sussexes are in Africa for a 10-day tour and Prince Harry parted ways with Meghan and...

Texas sheriff's office's 1st Sikh deputy slain; man charged Texas sheriff's office's 1st Sikh deputy slain; man charged

The shooter was seen running to a shopping center nearby, officials said. A 47-year-old suspect, Robert Solis, has been taken into custody and "charged with the capital murder" in the Sikh police officer's murder. In 2015, the sheriff's office ma...

UN launches investigations into killings, torture in Venezuela UN launches investigations into killings, torture in Venezuela

The country is suffering a severe economic and political crisis, and a quarter of its 30 million population need aid, according to the UN. "The Treasury Department is the economic Pentagon mentoring global relations and punishing millions of innoce...

Sisi Tells Egyptians No Cause for Concern Sisi Tells Egyptians No Cause for Concern

Human Rights Watch said on Friday that almost 2,000 people had been arrested over the past week, in what could be the biggest crackdown since 2013. The call by the official, who requested anonymity, was at odds with the tone set by President Donal...

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