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English and Scottish are biggest drunks, new international ranking says
People from England and Scotland get drunk the most in the world, according to a new study.
Apple Confirms Serious Problem For iPhone 12 Users: it’s dangerous
Apple’s iPhone 12 range is expected to break sales records when the company announces its financial results this week. But now Apple has warned millions of iPhone 12 owners that the range has the potential to cause serious health problems.
First 'sex for rent' charges following documentary investigating landlords
A landlord is the subject of the first ‘sex-for-rent’ charges in England and Wales after a documentary alleged some accommodation providers are asking for sex in return for housing.
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Success is not final, failure is not fatal. It is the courage to continue that counts.
Nearly 80% of over-80s have received first Covid jab dose
Nearly four in five of all over-80s in the UK have now received a coronavirus jab, the Health Secretary has said.
Polished Kitchens with Dark Wash or Black Kitchen Islands
Darker tones bring contemporary drama and sophistication.
Anger and grief as United Kingdom's COVID-19 death toll nears 100,000
As the United Kingdom’s COVID-19 death toll approaches 100,000, grief-stricken relatives of the dead expressed anger at Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s handling of the worst public health crisis in a century.
EU drops backing for Guaido as Venezuela interim president, Biden renews US support
The EU’s 27 states have said they no longer recognize Juan Guaido as the interim president of Venezuela, despite a call by the European Parliament just days ago for the bloc’s governments not to downgrade his status.
Fraud epidemic 'is now national security threat'
Fraud has reached epidemic levels in the UK and should be seen as a national security issue, says think tank the Royal United Services Institute (RUSI).
Turn snitch and get rich: Texas teen gives his own dad in to the FBI, pays his way through college
A Texas teenager has turned his father in to the FBI for taking part in the Capitol Hill riot, and pocketed tens of thousands of dollars from liberal admirers in the process.
President Biden Has Reversed Trump's Transgender Military Service Ban
"President Biden believes that gender identity should not be a bar to military service, and that America’s strength is found in its diversity."
From Micro Chanel Bags to Fendi Dice Earrings, Designers Play with Logo Jewelry for Spring
The Spring/Summer 2021 runways are filled with bold and unexpected branded jewelry.
Federal authorities say NYT and The Guardian columnist was a secret agent for Tehran
The man charged wrote pro-Iran columns for major the New York Times, The Guardian and other major publications.
‘Jill’s husband’ becomes president — Congressional Hits and Misses
“Oh my gosh, it’s gonna be really cold,” said Sen. Charles E. Grassley as he arrived on the West Front of the Capitol for Joe Biden’s inauguration. But regardless of cold weather and tight security, “Jill’s husband” was sworn in as presi...
Mega-rich recoup COVID-losses in record-time yet billions will live in poverty for at least a decade | Oxfam
The 1,000 richest people on the planet recouped their COVID-19 losses within just nine months, but it could take more than a decade for the world’s poorest to recover from the economic impacts of the pandemic, reveals a new Oxfam report ...
Special Address by Xi Jinping, President of the People's Republic of China | DAVOS AGENDA 2021
Special Address by President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping
Google vs DuckDuckGo
Ultimate comparison between DuckDuckGo and Google is here listing all the reasons why you should switch from Google Search to DuckDuckGo.
Google is shutting down Loon, balloons project to deliver internet connectivity to remote areas from the stratosphere
Begun nearly a decade ago, Loon was one of the company’s high-profile, cutting-edge efforts. But it was difficult to turn into a business.
Facebook Gives FBI Private Messages Of Users Discussing Capitol Hill Riot
DOJ files charges against alleged rioter after the FBI raided his Facebook account, including private messages and an IP address that plotted his approximate locations.
Amanda Gorman | Roar | Moth GrandSLAM
If you were captivated by Amanda Gorman, the youngest Inaugural Poet in U.S. history, you're not alone. Together, we climb the hill toward a new day.
Creative Two-Tone Wall Ideas That Make a Bold Statement
Looking to make a bold statement in your space? You can't go wrong with two-tone walls.
7 of the Best Foundations for Dry Skin This Winter
Step up your foundation game with these hydrating must-haves for the cold and dry winter months.
‘Health passports’ could allow vaccinated Brits back to the pub
A new ‘health passport’ that verifies people who have been vaccinated could be the key to reopening pubs.
Carer jailed after CCTV caught her abusing pensioner with dementia
Disturbing footage shows the ‘sickening’ abuse a carer inflicted on an elderly woman with dementia.
Women are finally having great sex on TV
Bodice-ripper Bridgerton is just the latest show where women call the shots between the sheets. The best TV is embracing a new pleasure principle, says Emma Firth
SNP will hold Scottish independence vote if it wins in May
First minister says she will hold advisory referendum, whether Westminster consents or not
Robert Rowland: Former Brexit MEP dies in Bahamas diving accident
A former Brexit Party MEP has died in a diving accident near his home in the Bahamas.
UK firms told 'set up in EU to avoid trade disruption'
UK firms that export to the EU say they are being encouraged by the government to set up subsidiaries in the bloc to avoid disruption under new trade rules.
UK government ‘quietly’ extends local authorities’ lockdown powers in England until July 17
The British government has extended the lockdown powers of local officials in England until mid-July, the Telegraph has reported. A Tory MP told the paper the change was “little noticed” at the time.
Germany Is Europe's First Nation To Buy Covid Meds Used To Treat Trump
"The government has bought 200,000 doses for 400 million euros ($486 million)," Spahn told the Bild am Sonntag newspaper, working out at 2,000 euros per dose.
Britain Still A Long Way From Easing Virus Lockdown, Says Minister
"There is early evidence that the lockdown is starting to bring cases down. But we're a long, long, long way from that from being low enough because the case rate was incredibly high and you can see the pressure on the NHS (National Heal...
Vaccinated People May Still Transmit Covid, Warns England's Chief Medic
The warning comes as the UK registered another high daily death count from the virus of 1,348 this weekend, taking the country's total to 97,329.
Britain is right to play tit-for-tat with Brussels over the EU ambassador
It is petty, small-minded, mean-spirited, and childish. It is certainly not difficult to think of a few adjectives to describe the UK’s decision to refuse diplomatic status to the European Union’s mission in London.
COVID-19: Joe Biden to reimpose travel ban on UK and European Union
The new president, who has been seen as taking swift action on COVID-19, will reportedly announce the move on Monday.
Biden Appoints Former Palestinian UNRWA Official as Director of NSC Intelligence
Real diversity with no exemption: President Joe Biden on Friday appointed Palestinian-American attorney Maher al-Bitar, who served on President Barack Obama’s National Security Council as Director for Israeli and Palestinian Affairs and ...
These 12 Habits are Damaging Your Hair - Hair Care Mistakes Growth Styling
Protect your mane by steering clear of these harmful hair care mistakes.
Modern and colorful Hope Alexander interior design in Venice, CA
This lovely home belongs to Hope Alexander, Craig Jerris and their daughter Hanna. It’s located in Venice, CA and it’s a very inviting home that covers a total area of 1728 square feet and that’s only for the main house. The property als...
Celeb Reaction To Kamala Harris' Historic Inauguration
During ET Canada Live, Roz Weston, Graeme O'Neil and Keshia Chante take a look at the celebrity reaction to the historic moment Kamala Harris was sworn in as U.S. Vice President, including Oprah Winfrey, Mindy Kaling, Shonda Rhimes and V...
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver: Congressman Mistakes U.S. Officials For Indian Ones
Video shows Tacoma police vehicle driving over at least one person on a crowded street
A video circulating on social media shows a Tacoma Police Department (TPD) vehicle driving over at least one person on a city street and "may have impacted others," according to a police statement.
Covid: Vaccinated people may spread virus, says Van-Tam
People who have received a Covid-19 vaccine could still pass the virus on to others and should continue following lockdown rules, England's deputy chief medical officer has warned.
How To Find The Perfect Place For Your Curved Sofa Or Sectional
Dealing with furniture that has curved lines such as a curved sofa or sectional in a traditional setting like most living rooms raises a series of problems. The unconventional shape requires you to be creative when positioning the piece ...
Y2K Fashion to Inspire Your 2021 Wardrobe – Y2K 2000s Fashion Trends Paris Hilton Kim Kardashian
Y2K fashion is the nostalgic style you'll be seeing everywhere in 2021.
For $1,000 a Month, You Can Own a Tiny Home at This Village in Florida
To keep up with demand, ESCAPE is expanding their recently completed tiny home village in Tampa Bay.
Elie Saab and his team are delivering profiles in perseverance along with their latest pre-fall collection. Last year, in the midst of the pandemic, the designer lost his home and atelier in the tragic Beirut explosion, yet the brand car...
Jair Bolsonaro could face charges in The Hague over Amazon rainforest
Indigenous leaders and human rights groups accuse Brazilian president of crimes against humanity
OLYMPICS-2020 / WHO: IOC plans to vaccinate every Olympic athlete to save Tokyo games
The International Olympic Committee is working with the World Health Organization to get all athletes vaccinated in a bid to save the Tokyo Games, The Telegraph reported on Friday.
US Talk Show Host Larry King Dies Weeks After Testing Positive For Covid
The company he co-founded, Ora Media, did not state a cause of death but media reports said King had been battling Covid-19 for weeks.
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