Sunday, August 18, 2019

Michael Knowles on Antifa attack on conservative journalist: Media, politicians largely turning a blind eye

Michael Knowles on Antifa attack on conservative journalist: Media, politicians largely turning a blind eye
A confrontation between far right and left-wing groups in Portland on Saturday resulted in an attack on conservative journalist Andy Ngo, and political commentator Michael Knowles has argued that politicians and media are intentionally ignoring the issue.

Sudan protesters begin 2-day strike to press ruling military

Sudan protesters begin 2-day strike to press ruling military
Sudan's protest leaders have launched a two-day general strike to press the ruling military to hand over power to a civilian-led authority.

Man seriously injured after being hit by taxi in Edinburgh

Man seriously injured after being hit by taxi in Edinburgh
The 21-year-old is understood to have got off a bus before being knocked down on Morningside Road in Edinburgh.

Woman who threw big prom party spared prison term for fraud – Fox News

Woman who threw big prom party spared prison term for fraud – Fox News
Woman who threw big prom party spared prison term for fraud Fox News A Philadelphia woman who made headlines for an elaborate prom send-off has been spared a prison term for Social Security fraud.

2019/05/14 20:00 GMT

2019/05/14 20:00 GMT
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Alarmed lawmakers demand answers amid growing tensions with Iran

Alarmed lawmakers demand answers amid growing tensions with Iran
Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are alarmed they haven’t been adequately briefed by the Trump administration about the growing tensions between Washington and Tehran.

Abducted Idaho girl found safe in Arizona, suspect jailed – Fox News

Abducted Idaho girl found safe in Arizona, suspect jailed – Fox News
Abducted Idaho girl found safe in Arizona, suspect jailed Fox News Amber Alert suspect and victim from Idaho found in Surprise, police say 12 News Idaho State Police: Amber Alert cancelled out of Jerome County Idaho State Journal AMBER Alert case: $1m bond se…

John Wilson: Memorial to honour ‘fishing legend’

John Wilson: Memorial to honour ‘fishing legend’
A service will be held on Friday to remember John Wilson who was made an MBE for services to angling.

Return of Missing Stonehenge Fragment Raises Hope of Uncovering Origin

Return of Missing Stonehenge Fragment Raises Hope of Uncovering Origin
A missing piece of one of the huge sarsen stones at Stonehenge which was removed 60 years ago has been returned to the ancient monument, English Heritage said.

Yellowstone feels earthquake aftershocks – 60 years later

Yellowstone feels earthquake aftershocks – 60 years later
A gargantuan number of earthquakes hit Yellowstone National Park in 2017 and 2018, sparking worries that it could trigger an eruption of the world's largest super volcano. But a new study suggests that the quakes may have actually been aftershocks from anothe…