New Zealand v England: second Test, day three – live! | Sport

10.52pm GMT22:52 36th over: England 102–2 (Burns 50, Root 37) Burns turns Wagner off his legs for a single, and that’s his fifty! Eight fours, 158 minutes. and an impressive test of nerve after being dropped twice yesterday evening and tested by tight New Zealand bowling this morning. He’s both awkward and solid. And that’s […]

Dutch Police Arrest Suspect in Stabbing of Three Teens

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Dutch police arrested a 35-year-old homeless man Saturday on suspicion of stabbing three teens on a street in The Hague that was crowded with Black Friday shoppers. The man, whose identity wasn’t released, was detained in The Hague early Saturday evening and taken to a police station for questioning, police spokeswoman […]

The Killing of Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi

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Large rally against liberalisation of North’s abortion laws

Significant numbers have taken part in a Belfast rally against the liberalisation of abortion laws in Northern Ireland. In July MPs at Westminster voted to provide access to the procedure in Northern Ireland. The first terminations are expected to be carried out in the region early next year. The NI Voiceless initiative was set up […]

U.S. military acknowledges allegations of civilian deaths in Afghanistan airstrike

American forces in Afghanistan have stepped up the air campaign against the Taliban over the past year as the two sides are discussing reopening peace talks to end the war. During a visit Thursday to U.S. service members at Bagram air base in Afghanistan, President Trump asserted the Taliban is ready for a cease-fire, but […]

Ronan and Storm Keating reveal sad family news after baby announcement

The Keatings are devastated after they shared some sad news (Picture: @stormkeating/REX) Boyzone star Ronan Keating and his wife Storm posted some sad family news on Instagram today just days after they announced they’re having their second baby together. The couple’s little dog Paddy sadly passed away and Storm shared the news with an adorable […]

Ex-Clinton aide’s org targeting law firms for helping group ‘rebuilding Kavanaugh’s image’

A former Clinton aide’s non-profit is attempting to shame Facebook and a slew of major law firms for supporting a conservative group’s event that it alleges was “rebuilding” Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s image. The group, known as Demand Justice, is led by Hillary Clinton’s former press secretary, Brian Fallon, who reportedly indicated support for court packing after Justice Kavanaugh’s […]

Streetcar service resumes on Toronto’s Queen Street after route inspection – Toronto

Streetcars are back in operation along Queen Street in Toronto after a mysterious braking issue forced the transit agency to pull the fleet off the tracks on Wednesday afternoon. TTC originally decided to replace the streetcars with buses until Monday, but after completing rail inspections along the entire 501 route, streetcar service resumed Saturday morning. […]

The best offers live now

Amazon’s main Black Friday event is finally here. This year has been its longest ever, after it launched its Black Friday Countdown sale, which ran from 18 November to 21 November. The online retailer’s Black Friday sale officially launched a day later on Friday 22 November, a whole week before the day itself. Given how huge the Amazon sale is, it […]

UK weather forecast: Scandinavian cold snap to hit UK as temperatures set to plunge to minus double digits

The latest headlines in your inbox Britain is braced for a Scandinavian cold snap as temperatures are set to plunge to minus double digits.  Temperatures have already sunk to as low as -10C in some parts of the country on Saturday, with early morning fog trapping the freezing conditions. Sunday will provide a respite from […]