Tuesday, February 19, 2019
The suicide bomber who killed 22 people at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester last year had been rescued from the Libyan civil war by the Royal Navy. Salman Abedi detonated a home-made bomb in the foyer of the Manchester...
US President Donald Trump has warned that his policies will be "violently" overturned if the Democrats win November's mid-term elections. He told Evangelical leaders that the vote was a "referendum" on freedom of speech and religion, and that these were...
Ford has offered to refund thousands of pounds to customers whose engines have failed, following a BBC investigation. Hundreds of customers have said their cars with Ford EcoBoost engines have overheated, causing engine failure. Others have reported their cars with 1.6-litre...
A chain of french  supermarkets offered 70% discount on Nutella. After the discount, the price went down to 1.40 euros. The police were called when people began fighting and pushing one another. "They were like animals. A woman had her hair pulled,...
Former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton  reacted to the suspicious package sent to her house in New York Wednesday, thanking the U.S. Secret Service  and calling out the enviroment  of "deep divisions" framing the attempts. "We are fine thanks to the men and women of...

Gun software blocked

A US federal judge in Seattle has blocked the release of software that allows consumers to 3D-print firearms. Gun access advocacy group Defense Distributed published downloadable gun blueprints five days early on Friday. The firm had reached a settlement with the...
Supermarket shoppers in France will have to dig deeper from Friday when the price of hundreds of high-profile branded products goes up. France’s agriculture minister, Didier Guillaume, says it is part of a bid to rebalance how supermarkets make their...
Chinese state-run media has offered a pointed defense of the capabilities of its so-called "Guam killer" missile, challenging an earlier CNN report  that doubted its ability to hit moving ships at sea. A slickly produced short video touting the missiles'...

Halfway to Brexit

The Brexit negotiations are now at their halfway stage but, as any mountaineer knows, the hardest part of reaching the summit is the final, punishing ascent. With most of the basic ‘housekeeping’ issues of the Brexit divorce deal now resolved,...
President Donald Trump will declare a national emergency to get more funding to build his border wall with Mexico and sign spending legislation to prevent another government shutdown, the White House said on Thursday. The President is once again delivering...

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