Archive for October, 2019

Relatives wait for news as work to identify the 39 people found dead in Essex continues. Read the whole story at BBC News

Southampton’s manager has apologised to fans after the team were thrashed 9-0 by Leicester in the biggest win in Premier League history. Read more at...

Ambassadors discuss what length of delay to offer, as the chancellor says the 31 October deadline “can’t be met”. Read the whole story at BBC...

ABC News – A Northern California wildfire exploded in size early Thursday as dangerously windy weather prompted the state’s largest utility to impose electrical blackouts...

CBC – All 39 people found dead in a truck container at an industrial park in southeastern England this week were Chinese nationals, British police said...

Fox News – A new high of 51 percent wants Trump impeached and removed from office, another 4 percent want him impeached but not removed,...

Reuters –  Republican lawmakers, encouraged by President Donald Trump to get tougher in fighting Democrats’ attempts to impeach him, on Wednesday disrupted the U.S. House...

Researchers have taught rats to drive tiny little cars in order to receive treats in a study which could help scientists understand how learning skills...

Huff Post – Hong Kong’s legislature on Wednesday formally withdrew planned legislation that would have allowed extraditions to mainland China, but the move was unlikely...

An electricity firm says it may have to cut power amid forecasts of a “historic wind event”. Read the whole story at BBC News

Indian daredevils have broken the Guinness World Record for the most layers in a bed of nails “sandwich”. Read more at Sky News

The Daily Beast – A neoliberal politics will always get caught in the commotion of optics—but ironically, with no vision. We can see a glaring...

Jerusalem Post – The telephone survey of 1,283 Jewish adults conducted from Sept. 11 to Oct. 6 found that 88 percent of respondents believe that...

CNN – Reflecting how little the Trump administration cared for the details as it rushed to clean up its self-inflicted mess, Vice President Mike Pence mistakenly referred...

EUObserver – The flaw in Johnson’s plan is that since 2010, the prime minister has no longer had the unilateral power to call an election...

National Post – The morning after the 2015 election, Canada was at peace with itself. The country wanted a change in tone after the astringency of...

The Great British Bake Off judge is sorry for saying a some buns looked like “diabetes on a plate”. Read the whole story at BBC...