Actor Philip McKeon dies aged 55 following a long illness

Alice child star Philip McKeon died on 10 December aged 55 (Picture: Bobby Bank/Getty Images) Philip McKeon, who shot to fame as a child on CBS sitcom Alice, has died aged 55. Multiple reports confirmed Philip’s passing on Tuesday, with Deadline stating the actor died in Texas following a long illness. A family spokesperson shared […]

Federal judge blocks Trump plan to spend millions in military funds on border wall construction

A federal judge in Texas has blocked the Trump administration from using $3.6 billion earmarked for the military to fund border wall construction. District Court Judge David Briones, a Bill Clinton appointee, ruled in an El Paso court Tuesday that the money cannot be diverted to build 175 miles of steel barriers along the U.S.-Mexico border. The El Paso County […]

After meeting with Trudeau, Kenney says next few weeks critical for Alberta-Ottawa relations

Both Alberta Premier Jason Kenney and the federal Liberal government are describing a meeting Tuesday between Kenney and Prime Minister Justin Trudeau as a frank and realistic discussion. But after the meeting, Kenney said the next few weeks will be a critical time for Trudeau to prove it’s not just talk, and the Liberals are […]

Inter Milan 1-2 Barcelona: Ansu Fati makes Champions League history as Antonio Conte & Co. are knocked out

Ansu Fati became the youngest scorer in Champions League history as a baby Barcelona side beat Inter Milan 2-1 at San Siro and knocked Antonio Conte’s men out of the competition on Tuesday night. With Barca already qualified for the knockout stages and confirmed as group winners, coach Ernesto Valverde left Lionel Messi behind in […]

Watch Champions League fixture without paying a penny – The Sun

INTER MILAN welcome Barcelona to San Siro, knowing a win will ensure they progress to the Champions League knockout stages. Lionel Messi and co have already secured their place in the next round, meaning the six-time Ballon d’Or winner has been given the night off for this one. 1 Inter know victory over Barcelona will […]

Man threatened Trump, Putin, vowed to kill kids

An Alabama man with a history of mental illness is accused of threatening to “destroy” President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, and kill the children of U.S. officials. Deryke Matthew Pfeifer also used Facebook to video himself in a hotel room with two handguns as he berated a federal judge and threatened to […]

Commercial Real Estate: Amazon to take over entire former Canada Post building

The former Canada Post building on Georgia Street in Vancouver is undergoing extensive renovations before becoming Amazon’s new local headquarters. Arlen Redekop / PNG Amazon’s lease of the entire former Canada Post building in downtown Vancouver is large enough to reduce the city’s projected office vacancy by two per cent, commercial property insiders say. Last […]

Trump charged with abuse of power

WASHINGTON – House Democrats announced two articles of impeachment Tuesday against President Donald Trump — abuse of power and obstruction of Congress — pushing toward historic votes over charges he threatened the integrity of the U.S. election system and endangered national security in his dealings with Ukraine. Speaker Nancy Pelosi, flanked by the chairmen of […]

South Africa hit by floods and power cuts

Image copyright EPA Image caption The weather bureau has warned of further floods Heavy rains have battered parts of South Africa, submerging whole neighbourhoods and flooding coal mines and power stations in a nation already hit by electricity blackouts. At least 700 homes have been washed away near the capital, Pretoria, public broadcaster SABC reported. […]