News From  TopStories

Covid: English schools could return 8 March

Covid: English schools could return 8 March 'at the earliest' - PM

The PM sets the date he hopes England's lockdown will begin to ease, but warns of a "perilous situation". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:17:00 GMT

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Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

The bloc says UK plants are obliged to help make up for possible shortfalls in EU production. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:16:17 GMT

News From  TopStories

Philippa Day: Benefit errors

Philippa Day: Benefit errors 'predominant factor' in mum's death

Philippa Day was found collapsed beside a letter rejecting her request for an at-home assessment. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:15:59 GMT

News From  TopStories

Covid-hit New Orleans turns homes into floats for Mardi Gras

Covid-hit New Orleans turns homes into floats for Mardi Gras

Residents hit upon the idea after the annual street parade was cancelled because of the pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:42:40 GMT

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Tesla reports record deliveries but shares slide

Tesla reports record deliveries but shares slide

The firm delivers record number of vehicles in its fourth quarter, but profits disappoint investors. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:21:03 GMT

News From  Political News

Biden expected to halt new oil and gas leases on federal lands and take other climate-related action

Biden expected to halt new oil and gas leases on federal lands and take other climate-related action

President Joe Biden is expected to sign several executive actions related to climate on Wednesday, including issuing a moratorium on new oil and gas leases on federal lands, according to a person familiar More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:35:59 GMT

News From  England

Chelsea beat Villa to move top of WSL & go record 32 games unbeaten

Chelsea beat Villa to move top of WSL & go record 32 games unbeaten

Chelsea return to the top of the Women's Super League and set a new record with a dominant victory at Aston Villa. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:30:49 GMT

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Bottom side Sheff Utd earn shock win to deny Man Utd top spot

Bottom side Sheff Utd earn shock win to deny Man Utd top spot

Bottom-of-the-table Sheffield United cause a stunning upset with a Premier League victory over title-chasing Manchester United at Old Trafford. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:46:12 GMT

News From  England

Man Utd 1-2 Sheff Utd: Oliver Burke scores winner for Blades

Man Utd 1-2 Sheff Utd: Oliver Burke scores winner for Blades

Bottom-of-the-table Sheffield United cause a stunning upset with a Premier League victory over title-chasing Manchester United at Old Trafford. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:46:12 GMT

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Morelos strikes as Rangers beat Hibernian to maintain 23-point lead at top

Morelos strikes as Rangers beat Hibernian to maintain 23-point lead at top

Alfredo Morelos hits the only goal as Rangers maintain their 23-point lead in the Premiership with victory over Hibernian at Easter Road. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:34:51 GMT

News From  England

Burnley 3-2 Aston Villa: Chris Wood

Burnley 3-2 Aston Villa: Chris Wood's late goal helps Clarets win five-goal thriller

Chris Wood heads in a late winner as Burnley come from behind twice to beat Aston Villa in a thrilling Premier League match. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:32:08 GMT

News From  England

Everton 1-1 Leicester City: Foxes battle to point at Goodison

Everton 1-1 Leicester City: Foxes battle to point at Goodison

Leicester prove their appetite for a Champions League challenge after coming from behind to earn a battling point at Everton. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:53:46 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Covid-19: Vaccination slots open for NI

Covid-19: Vaccination slots open for NI's over 65s

Appointments have now opened at NI's seven regional vaccination centres for those aged 65-69. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:55:58 GMT

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Chelsea 0-0 Wolves: Thomas Tuchel has

Chelsea 0-0 Wolves: Thomas Tuchel has 'very good feeling for the future'

Chelsea manager Thomas Tuchel says he has a "very good feeling for the future" after his first game in charge ends as a 0-0 Premier League draw against Wolves at Stamford Bridge. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:38:38 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Covid-19: NI health and social care workers to get 500 payment

Covid-19: NI health and social care workers to get 500 payment

Robin Swann says all health workers are valued and have worked tirelessly during the pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:37:43 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Michael Stone: Victim

Michael Stone: Victim's relative seeks to challenge prison release

A relative of one of Stone's victims applies for a judicial review of his early release from prison. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:00:09 GMT

News From  Entertainment News

Jennifer Lopez celebrates

Jennifer Lopez celebrates 'Wedding Planner' 20th anniversary and talks Botox

It's the 20-year anniversary of when Jennifer Lopez's hit romcom, "The Wedding Planner," hit No. 1 at the box office before grossing $100 million worldwide and making J.Lo a bona fide movie star. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:24:22 GMT

News From  World News

Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

The bloc says UK plants are obliged to help make up for possible shortfalls in EU production. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:16:17 GMT

News From  World News

Biden signs

Biden signs 'existential' executive orders on climate and environment

Oil and gas extraction will be paused and wind energy will expand under Joe Biden's climate plan. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:55:10 GMT

News From  World News

Covid-hit New Orleans turns homes into floats for Mardi Gras

Covid-hit New Orleans turns homes into floats for Mardi Gras

Residents hit upon the idea after the annual street parade was cancelled because of the pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:42:40 GMT

News From  Europe

Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

The bloc says UK plants are obliged to help make up for possible shortfalls in EU production. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:16:17 GMT

News From  World News

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Families loaded up on the latest technology and sales increased in China. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:45 GMT

News From  Europe

Covid-19: NI health and social care workers to get 500 payment

Covid-19: NI health and social care workers to get 500 payment

Robin Swann says all health workers are valued and have worked tirelessly during the pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:37:43 GMT

News From  Scotland

Covid in Scotland: 85 cases confirmed at Aberdeen care home

Covid in Scotland: 85 cases confirmed at Aberdeen care home

A major outbreak among residents and staff is reported at Grandholm Care Home in Aberdeen. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:52:44 GMT

News From  Business News

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Families loaded up on the latest technology and sales increased in China. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:45 GMT

News From  Business News

Tesla reports record deliveries but shares slide

Tesla reports record deliveries but shares slide

The firm delivers record number of vehicles in its fourth quarter, but profits disappoint investors. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:21:03 GMT

News From  Scotland

Hibernian 0-1 Rangers: Morelos strikes as Premiership leaders down Hibs

Hibernian 0-1 Rangers: Morelos strikes as Premiership leaders down Hibs

Alfredo Morelos hits the only goal as Rangers maintain their 23-point lead in the Premiership with victory over Hibernian at Easter Road. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:34:51 GMT

News From  Scotland

Celtic 2-0 Hamilton Academical: Leigh Griffiths & Odsonne Edouard on target for hosts

Celtic 2-0 Hamilton Academical: Leigh Griffiths & Odsonne Edouard on target for hosts

Celtic claim their first win of 2021 to arrest a troubling slump in form to see off Hamilton Academical in the Scottish Premiership. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:36:22 GMT

News From  Scotland

Livingston 2-0 Kilmarnock: Hosts go 12 games unbeaten

Livingston 2-0 Kilmarnock: Hosts go 12 games unbeaten

Two goals in the dying minutes move Livingston close to the European spots in the Scottish Premiership as they see off Kilmarnock at the Tony Macaroni Arena. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:55:32 GMT

News From  Wales

Covid:

Covid: 'Crucial' tourism in Wales reopens by Easter

North Wales Tourism boss Jim Jones says revenue has shrunk by 2.17bn because of coronavirus. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:54:26 GMT

News From  Wales

Covid: Lockdown rule-breakers flee Cwmbran salon in police raid

Covid: Lockdown rule-breakers flee Cwmbran salon in police raid

CCTV footage shows eight people running out of the fire exit of the salon as police show up. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:11:26 GMT

News From  Political News

Covid: English schools could return 8 March

Covid: English schools could return 8 March 'at the earliest' - PM

The PM sets the date he hopes England's lockdown will begin to ease, but warns of a "perilous situation". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:17:00 GMT

News From  World News

Teachers unions push debate over reopening schools to new point of reckoning

Teachers unions push debate over reopening schools to new point of reckoning

CNN's Omar Jimenez reports. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:28:12 GMT

News From  World News

News From  World News

Biden signs executive actions on climate crisis, faces pressure on vaccine rollout

Biden signs executive actions on climate crisis, faces pressure on vaccine rollout

CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:27:58 GMT

News From  World News

WH Covid-19 task force: There is no vaccine stockpile

WH Covid-19 task force: There is no vaccine stockpile

CNN's Erica Hill reports on the struggle to get Americans the Covid-19 vaccine as the US continues to report large numbers of new cases everyday. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:06:29 GMT

News From  US & Canada

Biden signs

Biden signs 'existential' executive orders on climate and environment

Oil and gas extraction will be paused and wind energy will expand under Joe Biden's climate plan. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:55:10 GMT

News From  World News

Biden signs executive actions addressing climate crisis

Biden signs executive actions addressing climate crisis

President Joe Biden signed a raft of executive actions on climate change while comparing the crisis to the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Kaitlan Collins reports the executive actions will integrate climate More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:33:47 GMT

News From  World News

Sen. Cotton accused of mischaracterizing his military service

Sen. Cotton accused of mischaracterizing his military service

CNN's Brianna Keilar reports on accusations that Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) mischaracterized his military service by claiming he was a ranger when he is only ranger qualified. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:25:03 GMT

News From  World News

Jordan Belfort: GameStop frenzy is a

Jordan Belfort: GameStop frenzy is a 'modified pump and dump'

"Wolf of Wall Street" author Jordan Belfort discusses GameStop's stock surge and what it means for Wall Street investors. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:02:20 GMT

News From  TopStories

Republicans plan to filibuster Biden

Republicans plan to filibuster Biden's DHS nominee, further delaying the new administration as it grapples with Covid-19 and ambitious immigration plans

Senate Republicans plan to object to any efforts to quickly confirm Alejandro Mayorkas as secretary of Homeland Security, further delaying his confirmation as the department grapples with the Covid-19 More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:31:09 GMT

News From  Wales

Y Bencampwriaeth: Barnsley 2-2 Caerdydd

Y Bencampwriaeth: Barnsley 2-2 Caerdydd

Caerdydd yn codi i'r pymthegfed safle ar l sicrhau gm gyfartal gyda Mick McCarthy wrth y llyw am y tro cyntaf. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:24:56 GMT

News From  Global

Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

Coronavirus: EU demands UK-made AstraZeneca vaccine doses

The bloc says UK plants are obliged to help make up for possible shortfalls in EU production. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:16:17 GMT

News From  TopStories

Opinion: Why the Senate must confirm Biden

Opinion: Why the Senate must confirm Biden's DHS pick

In nearly 28 years in Congress -- including six spent as chair of the US House Committee on Homeland Security -- I have never experienced a day quite like that which my colleagues and I endured in early More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:37:04 GMT

News From  Global

Biden signs

Biden signs 'existential' executive orders on climate and environment

Oil and gas extraction will be paused and wind energy will expand under Joe Biden's climate plan. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:55:10 GMT

News From  TopStories

Trump to meet with McCarthy in Florida on Thursday

Trump to meet with McCarthy in Florida on Thursday

? McCarthy tells GOP to stop attacking each other: 'Cut that crap out' ? 'Really?': Don Lemon reacts to Nikki Haley's take on Trump's trial More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:01 GMT

News From  Global

Covid-hit New Orleans turns homes into floats for Mardi Gras

Covid-hit New Orleans turns homes into floats for Mardi Gras

Residents hit upon the idea after the annual street parade was cancelled because of the pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:42:40 GMT

News From  TopStories

Tesla disappoints Wall Street despite profits

Tesla disappoints Wall Street despite profits

Tesla capped its breakout year with a record profit that still fell short of analysts forecasts, sending its shares lower in after-hours trading. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:11 GMT

News From  World News

San Francisco school board votes to rename 44 schools, including Abraham Lincoln and George Washington High Schools

San Francisco school board votes to rename 44 schools, including Abraham Lincoln and George Washington High Schools

The San Francisco Unified School District voted this week to rename 44 schools named after controversial public figures, including former Presidents George Washington and Abraham Lincoln and current Sen. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:58:48 GMT

News From  Global

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Families loaded up on the latest technology and sales increased in China. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:45 GMT

News From  World News

GOP threatens filibuster for Mayorkas nomination to be DHS secretary

GOP threatens filibuster for Mayorkas nomination to be DHS secretary

Senate Republicans plan to object to any efforts to quickly confirm Alejandro Mayorkas as secretary of Homeland Security, further delaying his confirmation as the department grapples with the Covid-19 More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:56:59 GMT

News From  TopStories

A tornado strikes Florida, damaging Tallahassee International Airport

A tornado strikes Florida, damaging Tallahassee International Airport

A tornado struck the south side of Tallahassee, Florida, on Wednesday, damaging Tallahassee International Airport, according to the National Weather Service. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:07:43 GMT

News From  World News

Most House Republicans silent over violent Marjorie Taylor Greene comments as Democrats condemn them

Most House Republicans silent over violent Marjorie Taylor Greene comments as Democrats condemn them

Most House Republicans were silent on Wednesday after CNN's KFile reported that Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene repeatedly indicated support for executing prominent Democratic politicians in 2018 More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:54:36 GMT

News From  World News

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines

The latest on the coronavirus pandemic and vaccines

The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:53:47 GMT

News From  TopStories

Opinion: Humanity is facing a situation even more dangerous than the pandemic

Opinion: Humanity is facing a situation even more dangerous than the pandemic

For a year now, the world has been ravaged by the horrors of Covid-19. It has caused millions to lose their jobs, overwhelmed health care systems and dramatically changed how we live. The disease has killed More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:52:18 GMT

News From  World News

Pamela Anderson is married

Pamela Anderson is married

Pamela Anderson and her bodyguard, Dan Hayhurst, tied the knot on Christmas Eve at her home on Vancouver Island, a representative for Anderson confirmed to CNN. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:53:33 GMT

News From  TopStories

Analysis: How Trumpism explains the GameStop stock surge

Analysis: How Trumpism explains the GameStop stock surge

At the core of Donald Trump's angry populist appeal was -- and is -- this sentiment: The elites think they know better than you. They think they can tell you how to live and what to believe. But guess More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:26:12 GMT

News From  World News

Tesla disappoints Wall Street despite strong profits

Tesla disappoints Wall Street despite strong profits

Tesla capped its breakout year with a record profit that still fell short of analysts forecasts, sending its shares lower in after-hours trading. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:11 GMT

News From  TopStories

CDC doesn

CDC doesn't know if new Covid-19 variants are causing rare complication in children

The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Wednesday it does not know if the new Covid-19 variants are causing more cases of a rare complication in children called multisystem inflammatory More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:04:01 GMT

News From  World News

Trump to meet with McCarthy in Florida on Thursday

Trump to meet with McCarthy in Florida on Thursday

Former President Donald Trump is expected to meet with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy in Florida on Thursday, a source connected to the former President confirms to CNN. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:01 GMT

News From  World News

January has been the deadliest month for Covid-19 with nearly 80,000 lives lost so far in the US

January has been the deadliest month for Covid-19 with nearly 80,000 lives lost so far in the US

January has already become the worst month for US Covid-19 deaths since the start of the pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:45:04 GMT

News From  World News

Apple posts record quarterly revenue on stronger-than-expected iPhone sales

Apple posts record quarterly revenue on stronger-than-expected iPhone sales

Apple earnings: Strong iPhone sales pushed the company's total quarterly revenue to a record $111.4 billion ? well above the $103.3 billion Wall Street analysts had predicted. Apple posted earnings of More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:39:33 GMT

News From  World News

McCarthy tells GOP to stop attacking each other:

McCarthy tells GOP to stop attacking each other: 'Cut that crap out'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy privately made a blunt appeal to his colleagues in the aftermath of the divisive fight to impeach former President Donald Trump: Stop attacking each other and instead More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:33:00 GMT

News From  World News

Biden administration pauses arms sales to Saudi Arabia and UAE

Biden administration pauses arms sales to Saudi Arabia and UAE

The Biden administration has paused arms sales to Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates as it conducts a wider review of agreements worth billions of dollars made by the Trump administration, sources More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:30:19 GMT

News From  World News

How Trumpism explains the GameStop stock surge

How Trumpism explains the GameStop stock surge

At the core of Donald Trump's angry populist appeal was -- and is -- this sentiment: The elites think they know better than you. They think they can tell you how to live and what to believe. But guess More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:26:12 GMT

News From  TopStories

Facebook profit jumped 53% amid growing scrutiny

Facebook profit jumped 53% amid growing scrutiny

Facebook's business continues to fire on all cylinders even as the company faces growing scrutiny from regulators over its acquisitions and from critics for the role its platform may have played in spreading More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:20:01 GMT

News From  World News

Elon Musk tweet fuels frenzied GameStop surge

Elon Musk tweet fuels frenzied GameStop surge

Amateur investors continued a frenzied runup of GameStop for the fourth session in a row, with the stock ending Tuesday up more than 92%, or about $148 a share. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:24:56 GMT

News From  World News

Facebook profit jumped 53% amid growing scrutiny

Facebook profit jumped 53% amid growing scrutiny

Facebook's business continues to fire on all cylinders even as the company faces growing scrutiny from regulators over its acquisitions and from critics for the role its platform may have played in spreading More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:20:01 GMT

News From  World News

Everything you need to know about how a Reddit group blew up GameStop

Everything you need to know about how a Reddit group blew up GameStop's stock

The GameStop frenzy on Wall Street has investors, and much of the internet, enraptured ? not unlike a good horror movie. Everyone knows doom is just around the corner for some key players; a lucky few More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:16:06 GMT

News From  World News

A tornado strikes Florida

A tornado strikes Florida's capital, damaging Tallahassee International Airport

A tornado-spawning storm tore across the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday, forcing the temporary closure of Tallahassee International Airport. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:07:43 GMT

News From  World News

Appalachian Trail Conservancy recommends that hikers delay long expeditions to 2022 due to Covid-19

Appalachian Trail Conservancy recommends that hikers delay long expeditions to 2022 due to Covid-19

For those who have hiking the Appalachian Trail (AT) on their bucket list for the year, Covid-19 may prove to be an unexpected complication. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:03:16 GMT

News From  World News

The most dangerous situation humanity has ever faced

The most dangerous situation humanity has ever faced

Edmund G. Brown Jr. and Robert Rosner write that nuclear weapons and climate change pose fundamentally greater threats to humanity than the Covid-19 pandemic. While there are some positive developments More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:52:18 GMT

News From  World News

Peru orders lockdowns amid crippling second Covid-19 wave

Peru orders lockdowns amid crippling second Covid-19 wave

Peru has announced new lockdowns for 10 of its 25 regions, including the capital Lima, as Covid-19 cases rise and hospitals reach a breaking point. The lockdowns will start on January 31. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:43:51 GMT

News From  World News

Biden signed two executive orders and a memorandum Wednesday. Here

Biden signed two executive orders and a memorandum Wednesday. Here's what they do

President Joe Biden on Wednesday continued his executive action blitz with a package of orders aimed at addressing the climate crisis along with a new memorandum on scientific integrity. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:42:24 GMT

News From  World News

Homeland Security issues bulletin over heightened threat environment following inauguration

Homeland Security issues bulletin over heightened threat environment following inauguration

The Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday issued a threat bulletin due to the ongoing potential for violence in the wake of the presidential inauguration, including concerns that domestic extremists More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:40:37 GMT

News From  TopStories

Fed warns of a slowing recovery, leaves rates unchanged

Fed warns of a slowing recovery, leaves rates unchanged

The Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged Wednesday and again stressed it would use its "full range of tools" to support the US economy during the recovery, which has slowed in recent months. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:08:19 GMT

News From  World News

Why the Senate must confirm Biden

Why the Senate must confirm Biden's Homeland Security pick

Congressman Bennie G. Thompson writes that given the attack on the Capitol and the lingering atmosphere of lawlessness and intimidation directed at our national government and statehouses across the country, More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:37:04 GMT

News From  World News

Biden aims for comprehensive climate approach as he halts new oil and gas leases on federal land

Biden aims for comprehensive climate approach as he halts new oil and gas leases on federal land

President Joe Biden signed several executive actions related to the climate crisis on Wednesday, including one directing the secretary of the interior to pause on entering into new oil and natural gas More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:35:59 GMT

News From  World News

Blinken to State Dept. staff:

Blinken to State Dept. staff: 'It's a new day for America; it's a new day for the world'

Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke to his workforce for the first time as top US diplomat Wednesday, telling them that "it's a new day for America; it's a new day for the world." More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:29:42 GMT

News From  World News

UC Berkeley removes the name on a school building over an anthropologist

UC Berkeley removes the name on a school building over an anthropologist's controversial past

The University of California, Berkeley has removed the name on its anthropology building, Kroeber Hall -- named for prominent American anthropologist Alfred Kroeber -- because of his controversial history More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:25:02 GMT

News From  World News

Jennifer Lopez celebrates

Jennifer Lopez celebrates 'Wedding Planner' 20th anniversary and talks Botox

It's the 20-year anniversary of when Jennifer Lopez's romcom, "The Wedding Planner," hit No. 1 at the box office before grossing $100 million worldwide and making J.Lo a bona fide movie star. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:24:22 GMT

News From  World News

Most common mistakes in online workouts that cause pain or injury

Most common mistakes in online workouts that cause pain or injury

Online workouts are more popular due to Covid-19 restrictions. Without an in-person fitness instructor, however, it can be easy to misinterpret proper form for a new move. Here are key mistakes to look More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:24:02 GMT

News From  World News

Shop discounted denim at the Levi

Shop discounted denim at the Levi's Warehouse Event

Levi's is taking up to 70% off at the Warehouse Event, plus free standard shipping, so there's never been a better time to stock up on jeans and other apparel. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:21:13 GMT

News From  World News

The Dow has its biggest loss since October

The Dow has its biggest loss since October

View more stock market news today. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:18:53 GMT

News From  TopStories

Appalachian Trail Conservancy asks hikers to delay long trips due to Covid-19

Appalachian Trail Conservancy asks hikers to delay long trips due to Covid-19

For those who have hiking the Appalachian Trail (AT) on their bucket list for the year, Covid-19 may prove to be an unexpected complication. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:03:16 GMT

News From  World News

AMC is today

AMC is today's GameStop. A Reddit mob sent its stock more than 200% higher

Welcome to the Reddit market. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:14:28 GMT

News From  TopStories

How a Reddit group blew up GameStop and AMC

How a Reddit group blew up GameStop and AMC's stock

The GameStop frenzy on Wall Street has investors, and much of the internet, enraptured ? not unlike a good horror movie. Everyone knows doom is just around the corner for some key players; a lucky few More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:16:06 GMT

News From  Science News

Biden signs

Biden signs 'existential' executive orders on climate and environment

Oil and gas extraction will be paused and wind energy will expand under Joe Biden's climate plan. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:55:10 GMT

News From  World News

Peru orders lockdowns amid crippling second Covid-19 wave

Peru orders lockdowns amid crippling second Covid-19 wave

Peru has announced new lockdowns for 10 of its 25 regions, including the capital Lima, as Covid-19 cases rise and hospitals reach a breaking point. The lockdowns will start on January 31. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:43:51 GMT

News From  US & Canada

UC Berkeley removes the name on a school building over an anthropologist

UC Berkeley removes the name on a school building over an anthropologist's controversial past

The University of California, Berkeley has removed the name on its anthropology building, Kroeber Hall -- named for prominent American anthropologist Alfred Kroeber -- because of his controversial history More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:25:02 GMT

News From  Technology News

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Apple Christmas sales surge to $111bn amid pandemic

Families loaded up on the latest technology and sales increased in China. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:45 GMT

News From  US & Canada

How a Reddit group blew up GameStop and AMC

How a Reddit group blew up GameStop and AMC's stock

The GameStop frenzy on Wall Street has investors, and much of the internet, enraptured ? not unlike a good horror movie. Everyone knows doom is just around the corner for some key players; a lucky few More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:16:06 GMT

News From  Political News

McCarthy tells GOP to stop attacking each other:

McCarthy tells GOP to stop attacking each other: 'Cut that crap out'

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy privately made a blunt appeal to his colleagues in the aftermath of the divisive fight to impeach former President Donald Trump: Stop attacking each other and instead More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:33:00 GMT

News From  Political News

Trump to meet with McCarthy in Florida on Thursday

Trump to meet with McCarthy in Florida on Thursday

Former President Donald Trump is expected to meet with House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy in Florida on Thursday, a source connected to the former President confirms to CNN. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:49:01 GMT

News From  Political News

Most House Republicans silent over violent Marjorie Taylor Greene comments as Democrats condemn them

Most House Republicans silent over violent Marjorie Taylor Greene comments as Democrats condemn them

Most House Republicans were silent on Wednesday after CNN's KFile reported that Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene repeatedly indicated support for executing prominent Democratic politicians in 2018 More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 22:54:36 GMT

News From  England

Philippa Day: Benefit errors

Philippa Day: Benefit errors 'predominant factor' in mum's death

Philippa Day was found collapsed beside a letter rejecting her request for an at-home assessment. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:15:59 GMT

News From  Political News

Biden signed two executive orders and a memorandum Wednesday. Here

Biden signed two executive orders and a memorandum Wednesday. Here's what they do

President Joe Biden on Wednesday continued his executive action blitz with a package of orders aimed at addressing the climate crisis along with a new memorandum on scientific integrity. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:42:24 GMT

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Blinken to State Dept. staff:

Blinken to State Dept. staff: 'It's a new day for America; it's a new day for the world'

Secretary of State Antony Blinken spoke to his workforce for the first time as top US diplomat, telling them that "it's a new day for America; it's a new day for the world." More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:29:42 GMT

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Covid: English schools could return 8 March

Covid: English schools could return 8 March 'at the earliest' - PM

The PM sets the date he hopes England's lockdown will begin to ease, but warns of a "perilous situation". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:17:00 GMT

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Sen. Tom Cotton accused of mischaracterizing his military service

Sen. Tom Cotton accused of mischaracterizing his military service

CNN's Brianna Keilar reports on accusations that Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR) mischaracterized his military service by claiming he was a ranger when he is only ranger qualified. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 21:25:03 GMT

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Norwich sonic boom

Norwich sonic boom 'shakes houses' as RAF Hawk runs test

People take to social media to report the incident, many saying it made their homes "shake". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:40:37 GMT

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Despite advances, it will be

Despite advances, it will be 'months' before everyone who wants a vaccine can get one, task force says

The first Covid-19 briefing of the Biden administration got off to an unfortunate start on Wednesday with multiple technical difficulties. The administration has repeatedly touted their transparency amid More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:32:19 GMT

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Covid: Two vaccines in three days a

Covid: Two vaccines in three days a 'weekend of hell'

A computer glitch is being blamed for a woman receiving two coronavirus vaccine injections. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:05:01 GMT

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Two police officers died by suicide after responding to Capitol riot

Two police officers died by suicide after responding to Capitol riot

Acting Metropolitan Police Chief Robert J. Contee told the House Appropriations Committee on Tuesday that two police officers have died by suicide since responding to the riot at the Capitol on January More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:45:52 GMT

News From  England

Manchester Arena Inquiry: Showsec errors

Manchester Arena Inquiry: Showsec errors 'did not contribute to bombing'

Manchester Arena's security firm admits making errors, but tells an inquiry it was not "complacent". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:00:42 GMT

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Republicans bullish Trump isn

Republicans bullish Trump isn't at risk of conviction in impeachment trial

Republican Senate leaders are increasingly confident that former President Donald Trump won't be at risk of conviction when his impeachment trial begins next month, expecting the votes to stay largely More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:29:08 GMT

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Covid: Would-be travellers must prove journey is essential - Patel

Covid: Would-be travellers must prove journey is essential - Patel

People without a valid reason for leaving the UK could face a fine, the home secretary says. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:56:25 GMT

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Coronavirus: Boy sentenced for racist street attack

Coronavirus: Boy sentenced for racist street attack

Images of Jonathan Mok's swollen eye were posted on Facebook and shared thousands of times. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:23:15 GMT

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Biden expected to sign executive order to expand US refugee program

Biden expected to sign executive order to expand US refugee program

President Joe Biden is expected to sign an executive order that would set up his goal of admitting tens of thousands more refugees to the United States, according to two administration officials. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:31:00 GMT

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Covid-19: Basildon nurse meets her baby after months in hospital with virus

Covid-19: Basildon nurse meets her baby after months in hospital with virus

Nurse Eva Gicain says when she held Elleana for the first time she "didn't want to let go". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:18:28 GMT

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Facebook apologises for Plymouth Hoe

Facebook apologises for Plymouth Hoe 'error'

The social media platform removed posts after wrongly identifying the place name as offensive. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:47:53 GMT

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Threats against lawmakers fuel safety concerns for travel outside Washington

Threats against lawmakers fuel safety concerns for travel outside Washington

As threats continue to mount against members of Congress, concern is growing about the safety of some lawmakers when they travel outside Washington and the security bubble it provides, multiple sources More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 20:26:17 GMT

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Crisp-loving Norfolk parrot flies again after diet

Crisp-loving Norfolk parrot flies again after diet

Bud's new owner claims the bird could "detect a packet of crisps being opened from four miles away". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:10:54 GMT

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US Capitol Police union blasts leadership for

US Capitol Police union blasts leadership for 'unconscionable' lack of preparation leading up to riot

The union representing rank-and-file US Capitol Police officers said Wednesday it is "angered and shocked" by statements its current leader made to Congress this week about what was known in the lead up More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:30:57 GMT

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Banned driver

Banned driver 'deliberately' knocked PC off motorbike in Oldbury

The West Midlands officer pulled up alongside Callum Fellows who reversed, knocking him in the road. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:36:37 GMT

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Melania Trump hires staff and establishes post-White House office

Melania Trump hires staff and establishes post-White House office

Former first lady Melania Trump is establishing a post-White House office in Palm Beach, Florida, according to two sources familiar with her plans. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:48:44 GMT

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Covid-19: Cough, fatigue, sore throat

Covid-19: Cough, fatigue, sore throat 'more common' with new variant

But loss of taste and smell may be less likely to affect those with the new strain, a study suggests. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 13:34:09 GMT

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Apple watch call saves cyclist swept into River Wye

Apple watch call saves cyclist swept into River Wye

The man clung on to a tree on the banks of the fast-flowing River Wye as he alerted fire crews. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:13:05 GMT

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Marjorie Taylor Greene indicated support for executing prominent Democrats in 2018 and 2019 before running for Congress

Marjorie Taylor Greene indicated support for executing prominent Democrats in 2018 and 2019 before running for Congress

Republican Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene repeatedly indicated support for executing prominent Democratic politicians in 2018 and 2019 before being elected to Congress, a CNN KFile review of hundreds of posts More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 04:31:22 GMT

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Covid in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon says Boris Johnson visit

Covid in Scotland: Nicola Sturgeon says Boris Johnson visit 'not essential' travel

Nicola Sturgeon says she is "not ecstatic" about reports the PM will visit Scotland on Thursday. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:06:42 GMT

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Could these Brits shake up awards season?

Could these Brits shake up awards season?

Riz Ahmed, Michaela Coel, and Carey Mulligan are all recognised. Will Oscar nominations soon follow? More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:52:53 GMT

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Whitehaven St Benedict

Whitehaven St Benedict's school manager stole toner worth 100,000

St Benedict's school bosses say Wayne Collins "abused" his position of trust. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:38:30 GMT

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Covid: Mum-of-five Karen Hobbs dies, aged 40

Covid: Mum-of-five Karen Hobbs dies, aged 40

Karen Hobbs' sister says she is in shock, and urges people to follow lockdown rules. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 20:29:09 GMT

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Dave Grohl:

Dave Grohl: 'I dreamt I was shot in the back'

The Foo Fighters' frontman on the apocalyptic dreams that inspired his band's new album. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:16:22 GMT

News From  England

Spanish Armada maps

Spanish Armada maps 'saved for the nation'

The maps depict the famous sea battle in which the English fleet was victorious in 1588. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:07:06 GMT

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Analysis: Why West Virginia is central to Biden

Analysis: Why West Virginia is central to Biden's climate crisis plans

Joe Manchin once shot a hole in the climate-saving plan of his own party. Literally. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:02:16 GMT

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Footage shows officer

Footage shows officer 'rammed' off motorbike in Oldbury

Footage shows a banned driver in a stolen car drive into a police officer on his motorbike. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:45:27 GMT

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Elliot Page: Juno actor to divorce Emma Portner

Elliot Page: Juno actor to divorce Emma Portner

The Oscar-nominated actor and his choreographer wife describe as "difficult" their decision to split. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 01:57:12 GMT

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Judge temporarily blocks Biden

Judge temporarily blocks Biden's plan to halt deportations

A federal judge in Texas temporarily blocked the Biden administration's pause on deportations Tuesday, delivering a blow to one of the administration's first immigration actions. More...

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:12:57 GMT

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US actress Jane Fonda to get Golden Globes

US actress Jane Fonda to get Golden Globes' lifetime achievement award

The 83-year-old Hollywood royalty is also known as an active climate change campaigner. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 04:42:30 GMT

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Nia Dennis: US gymnast

Nia Dennis: US gymnast's 'black excellence' routine goes viral

Nia Dennis says her floor routine was "a celebration of everything [black people] can do". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:16:02 GMT

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Sir Tom Jones told he

Sir Tom Jones told he 'wouldn't succeed with curly hair'

The Welsh singer said he was "always getting knocked back" in his early career. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:08:03 GMT

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Facebook apologises for Plymouth Hoe

Facebook apologises for Plymouth Hoe 'error'

The social media platform removed posts after wrongly identifying the place name as offensive. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:47:53 GMT

News From  England

Covid: What are the UK

Covid: What are the UK's lockdown rules and when will they end?

People across the country are being urged to "double down" and stick to the lockdown rules. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:41:59 GMT

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Lockdown baking:

Lockdown baking: 'You just need posher butter and free-range eggs'

Former Masterchef contestant Tim Kinnaird offers some top tips to improve you lockdown baking. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:14:34 GMT

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Crisp-loving Norfolk parrot flies again after diet

Crisp-loving Norfolk parrot flies again after diet

Bud's new owner claims the bird could "detect a packet of crisps being opened from four miles away". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:10:54 GMT

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Biden announces purchase of 200M vaccine doses

Biden announces purchase of 200M vaccine doses

President Joe Biden is set to speak Tuesday afternoon on his vision to contain the Covid-19 pandemic, and is expected in part to focus on actions his administration plans to take to increase the supply More...

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:40:08 GMT

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Covid: Patient returns home after 306 days in hospital

Covid: Patient returns home after 306 days in hospital

Geoffrey Woolf, 74, collapsed at home on 20 March and was rushed to hospital three days later. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 08:24:51 GMT

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Covid and music: A year without gigs for independent venues

Covid and music: A year without gigs for independent venues

This year's Independent Venue Week reflects on ten months without live music gigs - and the future of the industry. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 07:06:42 GMT

News From  England

How many cases are in your area?

How many cases are in your area?

Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:36:23 GMT

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Biden confronts Putin over several issues in first call, White House says

Biden confronts Putin over several issues in first call, White House says

President Joe Biden held his first call Tuesday with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, according to the White House. More...

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:52:34 GMT

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Holocaust Memorial Day 2021:

Holocaust Memorial Day 2021: 'It's sad when I sit there alone'

Already a difficult day, honouring those killed by the Nazis will be different this year, as the pandemic prevents survivors and their families being together. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:02:40 GMT

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Harris reflects on

Harris reflects on 'full circle' moment after receiving vaccine dose at NIH building her late mother frequented

Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday spoke in personal terms about a "full circle" moment after receiving the second dose of the Moderna Covid-19 vaccine at the same National Institutes of Health building More...

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 22:26:22 GMT

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Sir Tom Jones told he

Sir Tom Jones told he 'wouldn't succeed with curly hair'

The Welsh singer said he was "always getting knocked back" in his early career. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:08:03 GMT

News From  England

Covid 19: Parents of Tom May speak of grief at his death in lockdown

Covid 19: Parents of Tom May speak of grief at his death in lockdown

A couple share their experience of grieving for their son after he died with Covid aged 32. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:16:47 GMT

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Dementia patient hears familiar tune from Geordie youth

Dementia patient hears familiar tune from Geordie youth

The daughter of 89-year-old Dorothy thanks the city after video of her mum went viral. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:50:18 GMT

News From  England

Leon Briggs: CCTV shows final hours of man restrained by police

Leon Briggs: CCTV shows final hours of man restrained by police

The pictures capture Leon Briggs skipping through Luton before later being carried away by officers. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:28:49 GMT

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Spanish Armada maps

Spanish Armada maps 'saved for the nation'

The maps depict the famous sea battle in which the English fleet was victorious in 1588. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:07:06 GMT

News From  England

Blaydon Races: Dementia patient

Blaydon Races: Dementia patient's daughter thanks Geordies

The daughter of 89-year-old Dorothy thanks the city after video of her mum went viral. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:50:18 GMT

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Leon Briggs: CCTV shows final hours of man restrained by police

Leon Briggs: CCTV shows final hours of man restrained by police

The pictures capture Leon Briggs skipping through Luton before later being carried away by officers. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:28:49 GMT

News From  England

Autistic racing driver takes on former F1 champion Jenson Button

Autistic racing driver takes on former F1 champion Jenson Button

Racing driver Bobby Trundley found himself competing in the same virtual race as Jenson Button. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 06:07:50 GMT

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Covid-19 vaccine: Woman to restart chemotherapy after jab

Covid-19 vaccine: Woman to restart chemotherapy after jab

Vicki Meredew, who received a leftover vaccine dose, will continue palliative treatment for a brain tumour. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:08:55 GMT

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Ex-Masterchef contestant

Ex-Masterchef contestant's Lockdown cooking tips

Former Masterchef contestant Tim Kinnaird offers some top tips to improve you lockdown baking. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:14:34 GMT

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The Papers: Front pages mark UK

The Papers: Front pages mark UK's 100,000 Covid deaths

Wednesday's papers reflect on the number of Britons who have died during the coronavirus pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 05:16:25 GMT

News From  England

Covid: Patient returns home after 306 days in hospital

Covid: Patient returns home after 306 days in hospital

Geoffrey Woolf, 74, collapsed at home on 20 March and was rushed to hospital three days later. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 08:24:51 GMT

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Debunking the Covid deniers who enter hospitals

Debunking the Covid deniers who enter hospitals

A man making false statements about Covid-19 tried to remove a sick patient from hospital. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:25:05 GMT

News From  England

Licensee fined 1,000 over New Year

Licensee fined 1,000 over New Year's Eve party

Wiltshire council says it was a last resort after issuing warnings for earlier non-compliance. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:53:31 GMT

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When your

When your 'pandemic puppy' doesn't work out

Lockdown seemed like the perfect time to get a dog, but for some, the excitement turned into regret. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:12:30 GMT

News From  England

Covid rules: Southampton bar loses licence for

Covid rules: Southampton bar loses licence for 'blatant breach'

Ceno Bar in Southampton loses its licence after 15 people were found at the venue during lockdown. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 13:52:26 GMT

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100,000 Covid deaths: ?I cursed the sterile white room where Ann died?

100,000 Covid deaths: ?I cursed the sterile white room where Ann died?

Already 100,000 people in the UK have died with Covid. This is the story of one of them. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:53:19 GMT

News From  England

Covid-19: Leicester arts centre opens as vaccination hub

Covid-19: Leicester arts centre opens as vaccination hub

People aged over 70 or classed as vulnerable will be invited to book appointments. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 13:10:53 GMT

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Holocaust Memorial Day:

Holocaust Memorial Day: 'British citizenship saved my mother'

On Holocaust Memorial Day, Lill Saether reflects on how being born in Newry saved her mother's life. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 06:36:47 GMT

News From  England

Covid:

Covid: 'Pets listen to your troubles without judgement'

One woman says her son's dog has helped bring her from the "depths of despair" during lockdown. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 06:41:01 GMT

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Gamestop:

Gamestop: 'Failing' firm soars in value as amateurs buy stock

Shares in a games company have soared more than 300% - the result of a fight between private and professional investors. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:20:07 GMT

News From  Africa

Tigray crisis: Biden administration calls for Eritrea troops to withdraw

Tigray crisis: Biden administration calls for Eritrea troops to withdraw

"Credible reports" show they were involved in human rights abuses, the state department said. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:40:13 GMT

News From  England

Covid: Tributes after

Covid: Tributes after 'legendary' Berkshire teacher dies

Victor Browne is praised by staff and students of Bulmershe School after he dies with Covid-19. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:53:28 GMT

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Covid: Will the UK

Covid: Will the UK's pubs stay shut until May?

Previous lockdowns suggest hospitality could be facing one of the longest routes back to normality. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:41:29 GMT

News From  Africa

Hogging Covid vaccines endangers all nations, warns South Africa expert

Hogging Covid vaccines endangers all nations, warns South Africa expert

No countries are safe until all are vaccinated, a leading Covid-19 adviser in South Africa says. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:02:45 GMT

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Legal threat over bee-harming pesticide use

Legal threat over bee-harming pesticide use

The government faces legal action over its decision to allow the use of a pesticide that harms bees. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:03:14 GMT

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Jamaica

Jamaica's Alvas Powell swaps Inter Miami for Al Hilal Omdurman

Jamaica defender Alvas Powell signs for Sudan's Al Hilal Omdurman from David Beckham's MLS side Inter Miami. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 13:10:54 GMT

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Covid and music: A year without gigs for independent venues

Covid and music: A year without gigs for independent venues

This year's Independent Venue Week reflects on ten months without live music gigs - and the future of the industry. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 07:06:42 GMT

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The child environmentalist receiving death threats in Colombia

The child environmentalist receiving death threats in Colombia

Francisco Vera, 11, was threatened after calling for better access to education during the pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:13:55 GMT

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Covid hotel quarantine:

Covid hotel quarantine: 'It's the luck of the draw'

Travellers share their experiences of isolating in hotels, as the UK announces a similar scheme. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:18:04 GMT

News From  England

Covid-19:

Covid-19: 'Sad milestone' as Bradford marks 1,000 deaths

Candles were placed on the steps of City Hall in Bradford to remember each person lost to Covid-19. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 07:45:48 GMT

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CEO Secrets:

CEO Secrets: 'We tried paying everyone the same salary. It failed'

As part of the CEO Secrets series, Calvin Benton discusses his firm Spill's "open" salary policy. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:34:37 GMT

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'My late husband's pension means I don't get Covid support'

There is 'unfairness in some of the millions excluded from government help, research for the BBC finds. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 09:55:44 GMT

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Dave Grohl:

Dave Grohl: 'I dreamt I was shot in the back'

The Foo Fighters' frontman on the apocalyptic dreams that inspired his band's new album. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:16:22 GMT

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Chelsea 0-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers: Thomas Tuchel suffers frustrating start

Chelsea 0-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers: Thomas Tuchel suffers frustrating start

Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea reign gets off to a frustrating start as Wolves secure a point in a drab stalemate at Stamford Bridge. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 20:40:59 GMT

News From  England

Chelsea 0-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers: Thomas Tuchel suffers frustrating start

Chelsea 0-0 Wolverhampton Wanderers: Thomas Tuchel suffers frustrating start

Thomas Tuchel's Chelsea reign gets off to a frustrating start as Wolves secure a point in a drab stalemate at Stamford Bridge. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 20:40:59 GMT

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'An exceptional talent' - Arsenal sign Real Madrid's Odegaard on loan

Arsenal sign Real Madrid and Norway attacking midfielder Martin Odegaard on loan for the rest of the season. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:40:42 GMT

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Lions

Lions 'a hugely positive aspect of our sport' - Townsend urges tour solution

The value of the British and Irish Lions should not be underestimated, says Scotland boss Gregor Townsend. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:56:24 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

HIA: Funeral fund for unpaid victims is a

HIA: Funeral fund for unpaid victims is a 'legitimate ask'

HIA Commissioner Fiona Ryan said a funeral fund for unpaid victims is being considered. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:54:16 GMT

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Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country

Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country

Key maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:26:39 GMT

News From  Africa

Coronavirus: Why South Africa has yet to roll out vaccines

Coronavirus: Why South Africa has yet to roll out vaccines

South Africa is the worst-hit country in Africa, but has not yet started doing Covid-19 vaccinations. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:48:57 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

NI Water: Contractors leave site after threat by masked man

NI Water: Contractors leave site after threat by masked man

The threat by a masked man resulted in 50,000 worth of essential work not being carried out. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 20:06:13 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Ian Paisley

Ian Paisley's 'Catholic IRA' remark criticised by MPs

The DUP MP is told that his remark is not "conducive to moving things forward". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:49:28 GMT

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Coronavirus: Your tributes to those who have died

Coronavirus: Your tributes to those who have died

A collection of your tributes to some of the thousands of people in the UK who have died with coronavirus. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:14:57 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Carrick Hill: Boiling water

Carrick Hill: Boiling water 'poured on victim during murder bid'

A man was burned, stamped on and ended up in a medically-induced coma, a Belfast court is told. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:57:02 GMT

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First look at Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana in

First look at Kristen Stewart as Princess Diana in 'Spencer'

Kristen Stewart certainly resembles Princess Diana. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:41:33 GMT

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Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?

Covid-19 in the UK: How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?

Explore the data on coronavirus in the UK and find out how many cases there are in your area. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:36:23 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Covid-19: PPS to examine Tyrone funeral of SF councillor

Covid-19: PPS to examine Tyrone funeral of SF councillor

The file on potential Covid breaches at the the April 2020 funeral has taken 10 months to complete. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:41:29 GMT

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Halsey reveals she

Halsey reveals she's pregnant

Surprise! Halsey is pregnant. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:53:36 GMT

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Christina Anstead is back to her maiden name on Instagram amid divorce

Christina Anstead is back to her maiden name on Instagram amid divorce

New Year, the old you. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:04:48 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Coronavirus: Coach operators

Coronavirus: Coach operators' warning over future of firms

MLAs are told that 70% of coach operators have lost their income during the past year due to Covid. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:22:25 GMT

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'Resident Alien' casts Alan Tudyk as an E.T. who can't go home

Turning a concept as old as "My Favorite Martian" into something fresh and funny isn't easy, but "Resident Alien" somehow manages that, fueled by its dark, offbeat tone and Alan Tudyk's otherworldly skill More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:21:31 GMT

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Covid: When will schools reopen?

Covid: When will schools reopen?

Schools are currently closed across the UK to most pupils. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 13:47:40 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Brexit: Police monitoring

Brexit: Police monitoring 'growing unionist discontent'

A senior police officer says there would probably be street protests if not for the Covid-19 pandemic. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:09:34 GMT

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Covid: Who are the workers

Covid: Who are the workers 'excluded' from support?

Why have some taxpayers who have lost their income because of the pandemic been left without funding? More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 09:40:20 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Cash to help cut farm emissions to be doubled

Cash to help cut farm emissions to be doubled

Northern Ireland has a problem with ammonia as a result of its intensive livestock sector. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:32:34 GMT

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Amy Schumer explains her part in Hilaria Baldwin controversy

Amy Schumer explains her part in Hilaria Baldwin controversy

Remember the Hilaria Baldwin heritage controversy? More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:52:30 GMT

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What are the UK travel rules and will I have to quarantine in a hotel?

What are the UK travel rules and will I have to quarantine in a hotel?

Travellers to England from high risk countries will have to self-isolate in government accommodation. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:28:03 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Gary Baird, accused of murdering Susan Baird, remanded on bail

Gary Baird, accused of murdering Susan Baird, remanded on bail

Gary Alexander Baird is accused of killing Susan Baird at her home in south Belfast. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:47:00 GMT

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'Penguin Bloom' can't find the right framework to tell its inspirational story

A family movie with a throwback feel, "Penguin Bloom" seemingly can't make up its mind about who its actual protagonist is -- the kid narrating what happened, his paralyzed mom dealt a cruel twist of fate, More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:45:02 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Brexit: Poots calls for

Brexit: Poots calls for 'immediate action' on plant problems

Edwin Poots says the NI Protocol is having a "significant impact" on the horticulture sector. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:53:43 GMT

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'Raya and the Last Dragon' stirs Asian representation debate

All people of Asian heritage are not the same. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:01:43 GMT

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Tokyo 2020: International Olympic Committee targets

Tokyo 2020: International Olympic Committee targets 'safe and successful' Games

The IOC "is fully concentrated" on "the successful and safe delivery" of the Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics this year, says president Thomas Bach. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:06:55 GMT

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NI mother-and-baby homes:

NI mother-and-baby homes: 'Disclosure has to be a duty', says bishop

The Bishop of Derry says an inquiry should get full historic records of mother-and-baby homes in NI. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:04:33 GMT

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Dwayne Johnson says late dad

Dwayne Johnson says late dad 'would have loved' new TV series 'Young Rock'

NBC's "Young Rock" may largely be about Dwayne Johnson's good old days, but it also aims to be honest: Those days weren't all good. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 03:34:12 GMT

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New Zealand urges people to ditch influencer-style tourism photos

New Zealand urges people to ditch influencer-style tourism photos

A tongue-in-cheek official video urges tourists to find more original ideas for their photo poses. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:43:19 GMT

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Coronavirus Catch-up: What questions do you have?

Coronavirus Catch-up: What questions do you have?

BBC News NI will answer your questions on Thursday's Coronavirus Catch-up. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:23:54 GMT

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 Elliot Page and Emma Portner say they are divorcing

Elliot Page and Emma Portner say they are divorcing

Elliot Page and Emma Portner are getting divorced. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 19:54:39 GMT

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Boy sentenced for London racist coronavirus attack

Boy sentenced for London racist coronavirus attack

Images of Jonathan Mok's swollen eye were posted on Facebook and shared thousands of times. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:23:15 GMT

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Coronavirus: Health staff families

Coronavirus: Health staff families 'offered early vaccine access'

An email seems to give South Eastern Trust staff the chance to register family for early access. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 14:15:41 GMT

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Covid: What?s happening to the EU vaccine scheme?

Covid: What?s happening to the EU vaccine scheme?

The coronavirus vaccine is being rolled out across the EU but there have been delays and supply problems. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:04:24 GMT

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Red Fort violence: Delhi police detain 200 after farmer protests

Red Fort violence: Delhi police detain 200 after farmer protests

The farmers blame Tuesday's violence on rogue elements and say they will not call off their protest. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:00:09 GMT

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Covid-19: MLAs call for more lockdown support for SEN pupils

Covid-19: MLAs call for more lockdown support for SEN pupils

Assembly members at Stormont call for SEN pupils to receive education and therapies during lockdowns. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 06:29:07 GMT

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China mine rescue: Miners saved after knocking on pipe

China mine rescue: Miners saved after knocking on pipe

Two of the surviving miners have described how they made contact with rescuers while underground. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 07:01:43 GMT

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Coronavirus: Special schools in NI to be offered weekly testing

Coronavirus: Special schools in NI to be offered weekly testing

Pupils and staff at all special schools in NI are set to be offered weekly testing for Covid-19. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:54:35 GMT

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Pakistan

Pakistan's Fawad hits century against South Africa

Fawad Alam hits a century as Pakistan finish day two of the first Test against South Africa in Karachi with an 88-run lead. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 13:44:07 GMT

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China opens door to Ant Group

China opens door to Ant Group's stock market debut

Regulators suspended the tech giant's planned listing before ordering a shake-up at the company. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 03:40:46 GMT

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Coronavirus: New Irish travel rules will affect NI passengers

Coronavirus: New Irish travel rules will affect NI passengers

Some of the changes will affect overseas passengers who then travel on to Northern Ireland. More...

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 23:21:18 GMT

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Goldman Sachs boss gets $10m pay cut for 1MDB scandal

Goldman Sachs boss gets $10m pay cut for 1MDB scandal

David Solomon is being punished for the bank's involvement in the fraudulent Malaysian investment fund. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 02:13:16 GMT

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Holocaust Memorial Day:

Holocaust Memorial Day: 'British citizenship saved my mother'

On Holocaust Memorial Day, Lill Saether reflects on how being born in Newry saved her mother's life. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 06:36:47 GMT

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Hogging Covid vaccines endangers all nations, warns South Africa expert

Hogging Covid vaccines endangers all nations, warns South Africa expert

No countries are safe until all are vaccinated, a leading Covid-19 adviser in South Africa says. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:02:45 GMT

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Holocaust Memorial Day:

Holocaust Memorial Day: 'It's sad when I sit there alone'

Already a difficult day, honouring those killed by the Nazis will be different this year, as the pandemic prevents survivors and their families being together. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:02:40 GMT

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US issues

US issues 'heightened threat' alert after transition

Security chiefs warn that the storming of the US Capitol may embolden some home-grown extremists. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:59:11 GMT

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New Zealand urges people to ditch influencer-style tourism photos

New Zealand urges people to ditch influencer-style tourism photos

A tongue-in-cheek official video urges tourists to find more original ideas for their photo poses. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:43:19 GMT

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Navalny protests: Russia threatens TikTok with fines over protest posts

Navalny protests: Russia threatens TikTok with fines over protest posts

Russia says TikTok and other social media giants are refusing to remove posts about recent protests. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:34:35 GMT

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Emotet botnet taken down by international police swoop

Emotet botnet taken down by international police swoop

Police from the UK, EU, and North America take down a notorious cyber-crime web. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:57:14 GMT

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Navalny protests: Russia threatens TikTok with fines over protest posts

Navalny protests: Russia threatens TikTok with fines over protest posts

Russia says TikTok and other social media giants are refusing to remove posts about recent protests. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 18:34:35 GMT

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Emotet botnet taken down by international police swoop

Emotet botnet taken down by international police swoop

Police from the UK, EU, and North America take down a notorious cyber-crime web. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 17:57:14 GMT

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Extinction:

Extinction: 'Time is running out' to save sharks and rays

Scientists say sharks and rays are disappearing from the world's oceans at an "alarming" rate. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 16:02:42 GMT

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Madrid feminist mural: Councillors thwart effort to remove artwork

Madrid feminist mural: Councillors thwart effort to remove artwork

City councillors step in to protect the artwork, which critics argued had a "political message". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:51:50 GMT

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Nia Dennis: US gymnast

Nia Dennis: US gymnast's 'black excellence' routine goes viral

Nia Dennis says her floor routine was "a celebration of everything [black people] can do". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:16:02 GMT

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Biden raises election meddling with Putin in first phone call

Biden raises election meddling with Putin in first phone call

The Russian leader says his first call with the new US president was "business-like and frank". More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 12:41:30 GMT

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Keystone XL: Why I fought for - or against - the pipeline

Keystone XL: Why I fought for - or against - the pipeline

President Biden has cancelled the permit for the controversial US-Canada project. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 00:18:02 GMT

News From  Northern Ireland

Dublin: Boy killed in East Wall stabbing named as Josh Dunne

Dublin: Boy killed in East Wall stabbing named as Josh Dunne

Josh Dunne was 16 years old and played for St Kevin's Boys, the underage club to Bohemians FC. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 15:32:59 GMT

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Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country

Covid map: Coronavirus cases, deaths, vaccinations by country

Key maps and charts explaining how the virus has spread around the world. More...

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 10:26:39 GMT