MI6 boss reveals explosive truth about threat from China – ‘We got it wrong!’
THE WEST "got it wrong" on China according to an extraordinary confession from Sir Alex Younger, the outgoing head of MI6.UK News | World News | Breaking News and...
Man arrested after hiding in teenager’s bedroom closet for more than a month
<p>Police say he made multiple trips to have sex with girl after meeting on chat app</p>The Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
Father's decades old Harry Potter first edition found to be worth a fortune
A retired British expat father was stunned to find that his copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone was a super-rare first edition worth up to £50,000.Home | Daily Mail Online
CRAIG BROWN: As Spitting Image puppets return... it's Satireday night lively and dangerous!
CRAIG BROWN: Spitting Image returns to our screens on Saturday. We are promised grotesque new latex puppets of, among many others, Donald Trump, Meghan and Harry...Home | Daily Mail Online
CHRISTOPHER STEVENS: With Gordon Ramsay, TV shows are all about the E-Word... Ego
CHRISTOPHER STEVENS: Gordon Ramsay's road trips were unpleasant enough. Gordon Ramsay's ego trip is bordering on the unwatchable.Home | Daily Mail Online
AOC and Elizabeth Warren drop out of New Yorker Festival in solidarity with union
<p>Former Attorney General Eric Holder also withdraws from the event in a show of support for unionised magazine staffers</p>The Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
‘I’m not Chris Wallace’: CNN host cuts off interview with Trump spokesman about debate
<p>The heated exchange began when Tapper asked about Trump condemning white supremacists</p>The Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
Man arrested and charged with shooting two LA sheriff’s deputies
Deonte Lee Murray was charged with attempted murder in the 12 September ambush, which left the two deputies with head woundsInvestigators have arrested and charged a man in connection with the shooting of two Los Angeles county sheriff’s deputies earlier this month as they sat in a squad car.The District attorney, Jackie Lacey, said on Wednesday that attempted murder charges had been filed against 36-year-old Deonte Lee Murray. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
5,000 pets including rabbits, cats and dogs are found dead at a depot in China
WARNING DISTRESSING IMAGES: The animals were found in cardboard or metal shipping boxes at the Dongxing Logistics station in Luohe city, in China's Henan province.Home | Daily Mail Online
Gone to pot: New Zealand cools on legalising cannabis
With a crowded election cycle, non-committal politicians and a pandemic to worry about, public support for a yes vote in the referendum is eroding It is believed to be the first country in the world to put the legalisation of recreational cannabis to a national public vote. But amid a pandemic, an election concentrated almost entirely on the Covid-19 crisis, and a simultaneous vote on euthanasia, New Zealand’s upcoming marijuana referendum has not captivated the mainstream public attention that it might have in an ordinary year.New Zealand would join Canada and Uruguay on the list of countries legalising the sale and use of cannabis for adults if more than half of voters approved it – but public backing for the measure has eroded in polling during 2020, reversing growing support in recent years. In a debate plagued by claims of misinformation from both sides – and taking place during an overcrowded election cycle – some politicians have shied away from the matter altogether, fearing they will end up on the wrong side of a divisive topic. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Covid-19: Funding crisis threatens zoos' vital conservation work
The body that represents British zoos says they are facing the biggest cash crisis in their history.UK - BBC News
Fukushima nuclear disaster preventable, court rules, with more damages claims likely
Government and company Tepco ordered to pay some damages for 2011 event, but ruling could spur further claimsA Japanese court has found the government and Tepco, the operator of the wrecked Fukushima nuclear plant, negligent for failing to take measures to prevent the 2011 nuclear disaster, and ordered them to pay 1bn yen ($9.5m) in damages to thousands of residents for their lost livelihoods.The ruling on Wednesday by Sendai high court could open up the government to further damage claims because thousands of other residents evacuated as reactors at the coastal power station overheated and released a radioactive cloud, following the devastating tsunami. While some people have returned home, areas close to the plant are still off limits. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Restaurant launches the ultimate challenge to see who can finish a THREE KILO hotdog
An Australian restaurant is offering the ultimate challenge to see who will attempt to finish a three-kilogram hotdog. Those who finish the meal in 30 minutes or less will receive their money back.Home | Daily Mail Online
Poet Laureate Simon Armitage's new work about coronavirus is released to mark National Poetry Day
Poet Laureate Simon Armitage (pictured) told how lockdown sometimes left him lost for words. His new work about how the pandemic changed lives is released today.Home | Daily Mail Online
Selfless mum-of-four killed in crash after spending months at ill baby's bedside
Gemma Gregory, 32, died alongside Drew Pedley, 22, when their car smashed into a tree on the A34 in Marton, Cheshire, leaving behind a devastated family, including a desperately ill sonMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
Facebook removes Trump campaign ads with misleading claims about refugees
The rejected ads claimed, without evidence, that Biden would allow more refugees and thus increase Americans’ risk of Covid-19Facebook has removed a number of ads from the Trump campaign for making misleading and inaccurate claims about Covid-19 and immigration.On Wednesday the social media platform took down the Trump-sponsored advertisements which claimed, without evidence, that accepting refugees would increase Americans’ risk of Covid-19. The ad, which featured a video of Joe Biden talking about the border and asylum seekers, claimed, also without evidence, that the Democratic candidate’s policies would increase the number of refugees from Syria, Somalia, and Yemen by “700%”. More than 38 versions of the ad were run on Facebook and were seen by hundreds of thousands of people before the company removed them. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Games Inbox: PS5 cross-gen criticism, Mafia remake difficulty, and Dragon’s Dogma Netflix review
The Thursday Inbox is still unsure whether Fallout and Elder Scrolls will be Xbox exclusives, as one reader complains about GAME’s Xbox tax.Metro.co.uk: News, Sport, Showbiz,...
Liverpool, Man Utd and Chelsea potential Champions League opponents confirmed
The Premier League's big guns now know who their potential opponents are ahead of Thursday's draw for the group stages of the Champions LeagueMirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
I'm A Celebrity 'WILL go ahead say bosses' after Wales' new strict lockdown rules
According to The Sun , ITV producers will 'keep ploughing on' after Welsh health minister Vaughan Gething imposed strict rules in Conwy County on Tuesday evening.Home | Daily Mail Online
Iman Vellani makes Marvel history as first onscreen Muslim hero for Disney +
The up-and-coming teenage actress has reportedly been cast as Kamala Khan – aka elasticised superhero Ms. Marvel – for an upcoming Disney + TV series set to air in 2022Mirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
I just can't bear to throw out my ex-husband's clutter
Rosie Green's husband made the decision to leave their family 18 months ago and, despite being blindsided by his decision, she was struck by the small amount of 'stuff' he took from their home.Home | Daily Mail Online
Covid in Wales: Lockdown tourism businesses fear closure
Wrexham, Denbighshire, Flintshire and Conwy face lockdown restrictions from 18:00 on Thursday.UK - BBC News
Coffee before breakfast could give you diabetes, experts warn
Experts from the University of Bath warn it is better to hold off from a caffeine hit until after breakfast because regularly drinking coffee beforehand may raise the risk of developing type 2 diabetes.Home | Daily Mail Online
What to wear this weekend: FEMAIL picks out the best autumn florals
Camilla Ridley-Day shares advice for embracing the autumn floral trend at any occasion. The British style expert also picked out a selection of the best pieces available from online stores.Home | Daily Mail Online
Coronavirus live news: Madrid lockdown looms; 34m jobs lost in Latin America
Northern Ireland’s cumulative cases per 100,000 double in a week; Neanderthal genes increase risk of serious Covid-19, study claims; Russia places huge bet on Covid vaccine. Follow the latest updatesGermans embrace fresh air to tackle coronavirusIsrael bans mass protests as Covid lockdown tightensSee all our coronavirus coverage 12.46am BST Residents of infection hotspot Madrid are to be barred from leaving except on essential trips under new rules to fight the coronavirus resurgence, Spain’s government said on Wednesday.But regional authorities said the decision had no legal basis, Reuters reports, setting the stage for a political showdown in an area accounting for more than a third of Spain’s 133,604 new cases in the past two weeks. 12.33am BST Hello and welcome to today’s live coverage of the coronavirus pandemic. My name is Helen Sullivan and I’ll be bringing you the latest from around the world and as always, would be delighted to hear from you wherever you are. Get in touch on Twitter @helenrsullivan or via email: email@example.com. Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Dan Evans involved in furious row in French Open doubles match after being accused of cheating
MIKE DICKSON IN PARIS: Evans was involved in an angry confrontation on Wednesday night during a first round French Open doubles match which saw tempers boil over.Home | Daily Mail Online
NBA finals 2020 Game 1: Miami Heat v Los Angeles Lakers – live!
Email Bryan with your thoughts or tweet him @BryanAGrahamLakers or Heat? Our writers give their finals predictions 6.47pm BST Bryan will be here shortly, in the meantime here’s how our writers see the series going: Continue reading...News, sport and opinion from the...
Video shows F-35 stealth fighter crashing into the ground after colliding with a tanker mid-air
Video footage has emerged showing the moment a USMC F-35 stealth fighter jet fell out of the sky and exploded on the ground after hitting a tanker in a mid-air collision in California on Tuesday.Home | Daily Mail Online
The Dripping Pan quenches thirst: Fans seeking live action enjoy Lewes FC's clash with Worthing
SPECIAL REPORT - DAVID JONES: Watching the fans of Lewes FC queue dutifully to have their temperature checked at the gate, chairman Stuart Fuller allowed himself a brief smile.Home | Daily Mail Online
Delayed ban on plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds comes into force
The delayed ban on plastic straws, stirrers and cotton buds has come into force as part of efforts to tackle single-use plastic pollution.London News | London Evening Standard -...
The Papers: PM warns rule breakers as dad shops without mask
Boris Johnson's statement about a "critical moment" in the pandemic dominates most front pages.UK - BBC News
Melania Trump branded ‘COLD’ by viewers for stroking Donald Trump’s arm at election debate
MELANIA TRUMP's "cold" stroke on Donald Trump's arm compared to Jill Biden's hug for her husband Joe Biden after the first presidential debate has sent social media users into meltdown.UK News | World News | Breaking News and...
Who'll find love on our blind date? This week it's Katy, 32, and Jonathan, 32
Every week, FEMAIL sends two singletons on a socially distanced blind date and asks them to report back. Katy, 32, and Jonathan, 32, met this week but are they at the same stages in life?Home | Daily Mail Online
Renfroe slam helps Rays sweep young Blue Jays in 1st round
Hunter Renfroe hit a grand slam and the AL East champion Tampa Bay Rays won a postseason series for the first time in 12 years, overpowering the young Toronto Blue Jays 8-2 to finish a two-game sweep of their wild-card matchupThe Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
Corrie's younger stars 'lobby bosses for better pay after their wages were affected in lockdown'
Earlier this year, ITV producers had rationed shows filmed prior to the coronavirus pandemic as production came to a standstill in March, with the actors left unable to work during the global crisis.Home | Daily Mail Online
China news: Amazon REMOVES ‘distasteful’ coronavirus Halloween costume after customer FURY
CORONAVIRUS Halloween costumes made in China are due to be removed from Amazon after sparking huge public backlash.UK News | World News | Breaking News and...
NASA satellite shows autumn-colored leaves around Lake Superior
Fall has made its way to the US, causing leaves to lose their green hue and shine in stunning autumn colors. The fall foliage sprouting around Lake Superior has been spotted from space by satellites.Home | Daily Mail Online
California to study reparations for Black Americans
California will develop detailed proposals for granting reparations to Black Americans under a new lawThe Independent | News | UK and Worldwide...
Ban on plastic straws begins TODAY: Stirrers and cotton buds also outlawed
Plastic straws and stirrers and plastic-stemmed cotton buds will be banned in the UK from today in a major victory for the Mail's Turn the Tide on Plastic campaign.Home | Daily Mail Online
Vicky Pattison opens up about plans for marriage and babies with Ercan Ramadan
The reality star opened up about her plans for the future while holding a question and answer session with fans for Black Tower wine. The star has been dating Ercan since 2018.Mirror Online: The intelligent tabloid....
Jeremy Corbyn flouts 'Rule of Six' regulations at dinner party
The photo showed the former Labour leader, 71, and his wife Laura Alvarez, 51, seated around a nine-person strong table at a friend's house.Home | Daily Mail Online
Top General reveals China and Russia’s anti-UK plot – ‘Win without going to war’
CHINA and Russia are hoping to "win without going to war" against the UK and other western powers according to General Sir Nick Carter, head of the British armed forces.UK News | World News | Breaking News and...