Yearly Archives: 2017

Former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum told Breitbart News that Americans will have a choice next week between local health through the Graham-Cassidy Obamacare repeal bill or the single-payer health care scheme proposed by Bernie Sanders. Rick Santorum first revealed in an exclusive interview with Breitbart News about his Republican coalition’s […]

Exclusive—Rick Santorum on Graham-Cassidy: ‘It’s a Choice Between Local Health ...

Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico on Wednesday as the most powerful storm to hit the US territory in almost 90 years, turning streets into debris-laden rivers, damaging buildings and bringing down cell towers and power lines. Leaving at least nine people dead in its wake across the Caribbean, Maria, […]

Hurricane Maria tears through Puerto Rico

Image copyright PA Image caption The discovery was made on Winchester Avenue, Queensbury, following complaints from neighbours A raid on a three-bedroom house in north west London found 35 men living in rooms full of mattresses. The discovery was made on Winchester Avenue, Queensbury, on Tuesday following noise complaints from […]

Queensbury raid uncovers 35 men living in house

In a new attempt towards the total elimination of nuclear weapons, the United Nations has introduced a new treaty banning the use, development, testing or storing of nuclear weapons under any circumstances. The agreement was signed on Wednesday in New York by more than 50 UN member states, but several nuclear […]

Dozens of states sign treaty banning nuclear weapons

The cities of San Francisco and Oakland have filed separate lawsuits against five major oil and gas companies for allegedly contributing to the costs of climate change and sea level rise by producing massive amounts of fossil fuels, city leaders announced Wednesday. The lawsuits against Chevron, ConocoPhillips, Exxon Mobil, BP […]

SF, Oakland sue top five oil and gas companies over ...

Hurricane Maria has knocked out power to the entire island of Puerto Rico, home to 3.5m residents, emergency officials have said. Abner Gómez, head of the disaster management agency, said the hurricane had damaged “everything in it’s path”. None of the customers of Puerto Rico’s Electric Power Authority had any […]

Whole of Puerto Rico without power

Image copyright Kathy Niakan Image caption The genetic machinery needed to modify the DNA is injected into the embryo The blueprint for life – DNA – has been altered in human embryos for the first time in the UK. The team at the Francis Crick Institute are unravelling the mysteries […]

UK scientists edit DNA of human embryos

Catalonia’s president has accused Spain’s central government of “totalitarian” behaviour, after police arrested the region’s junior economy minister and 12 others in raids of Catalan government offices in the run-up to a planned independence referendum. Carles Puigdemont, the regional leader, denounced Wednesday’s operation as “a coordinated aggression by the Spanish government’s […]

Catalan leader accuses Spain of ‘totalitarian’ actions

Image caption Mr Chappell arrives at Brighton Magistrates Court. Former BHS boss Dominic Chappell has denied failing to hand over information to a probe into the sale of the collapsed retailer. He is charged with failing to provide information and documents to the regulator on three occasions. Mr Chappell’s Retail […]

Dominic Chappell denies BHS probe charges

Iran’s President Rouhani fires back at Trump over nuclear deal in UN speech, saying US actions ‘destroy credibility’ This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. If you want to receive Breaking News alerts via email, […]

Rouhani condemns Trump at UN

Sept. 20 (UPI) — Christian Siriano recently teamed with Barbie on a one-of-a kind, body-positive doll collection. The 31-year-old fashion designer designed new dolls inspired by looks he created for Modern Family star Sarah Hyland, Ghostbusters actress Leslie Jones, singer Solange Knowles and actress Laura Osnes. “Introducing our series of […]

Christian Siriano teams with Barbie on body-positive doll collection

Image copyright Twitter/Paddy McGuinness/Thames A Take Me Out contestant who lost his job because he took four days off to film the TV show hanged himself a month later, an inquest heard. Charlie Watkins, 22, went on the dating show after saying he was disappointed he had been unlucky in […]

Take Me Out contestant hanged himself