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Opinion: What happened when my dad met a bully

CNN - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:20
As a child, my dad was so small that people called him Minnow.
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Michigan county commissioner pulls gun out during virtual meeting when resident asked board to denounce Proud Boys

CNN - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:19
A Grand Traverse County commissioner in Michigan got up and grabbed a gun during a board Webex meeting while a local woman asked board members to denounce the Proud Boys, video from the meeting shows.
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Climate change: Six questions about the Cumbria coal controversy

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:13
Green groups are calling on the PM to cancel the project - but how was the decision reached?
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Investigation into US Capitol riot moves into more complicated phase

CNN - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:10
After bringing federal charges against more than 125 people accused of being part of the violent mob that stormed the US Capitol, now comes the hard part.
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New light shed on Charles Darwin's 'abominable mystery'

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:09
Historical documents are uncovered that provide clues to a puzzle that haunted Charles Darwin.
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Group of Democratic lawmakers urge Biden to commute the sentences of death row prisoners

CNN - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:04
Democratic Reps. Ayanna Pressley of Massachusetts and Cori Bush of Missouri on Friday led a group of 35 lawmakers in urging President Joe Biden to commute the sentences of all federal prisoners on death row.
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Covid-19: Nurses call for better masks to protect all staff

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:04
Inadequate PPE and a new variant may be putting the lives of nurses at risk, says nursing union.
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Up to 500 new cells to be built in women's prisons

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 01:01
Some will enable women to have overnight visits with their children, the Ministry of Justice says.
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Rémy Julienne: Stunt king to the stars who fell to Covid

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:39
Rémy Julienne was one of the world's top stunt artists, devising crashes and collisions in 1,400 films.
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See impeachment manager's reaction to trial date

CNN - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:36
CNN's Erin Burnett talks to impeachment manager, Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA), as House Democrats plan to send the article of impeachment against former President Donald Trump to the Senate.
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Covid hand-outs: How other countries pay if you are sick

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:35
As the UK rejects £500 Covid pay outs, how are others countries getting people to stick to the rules?
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Week in pictures: 16-22 January 2021

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:34
A selection of striking images taken around the world this week.
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Covid-19: Five ways to avoid lockdown back pain

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:30
Tips on how to reduce back pain through the Covid-19 lockdown and beyond.
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Wuhan marks its anniversary with triumph and denial

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:26
In the city where the virus first emerged there is now an insistence that it came from elsewhere.
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Muslim students still waiting for government funding plan

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:08
In 2013 the government promised to deliver a Sharia-compliant scheme but so far it has not materialised.
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Aaron rose to the top of baseball while facing pervasive racism

CNN - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:06
Baseball legend Hank Aaron is remembered today as one of the greatest to ever play the game. Crucial to his legacy is that unlike his White counterparts, he pulled off his most significant achievements while enduring pervasive racism.
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National Guard: President Biden apologises over troops sleeping in car park

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:06
Photographs of hundreds of National Guard members sheltering underground sparked anger among lawmakers.
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How Joe Biden's ancestral Irish home is celebrating

BBC - Sat, 01/23/2021 - 00:05
Celebrations broke out across Ballina when Biden's presidential victory was declared - and for the young people of the town, it meant that anything was possible.
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