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Uganda Lake Albert boat accident leaves many dead

BBC - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 22:03
Strong winds caused the boat to sink on the lake, which has a history of incidents, officials said.
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Brexit deal 'will make UK safer', Priti Patel says

BBC - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 22:02
The home secretary says border controls will be "fairer" but there are concerns over data access.
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Opinion: The one unforgivable thing about the Covid-19 response

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 21:58
The first case of Covid-19 in the United States was reported 11 months ago, on January 20, 2020. Since that time, more than 18 million Americans have been diagnosed and more than 329,000 have died.
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Explosion disrupts flights and causes AT&T outage

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 21:54
The explosion of an RV parked near a transmission building in Nashville disrupted AT&T service in the region and caused a ground stop at the city's main airport, officials said.
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How 2020 changed the classroom for students

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 21:30
Many schools and universities closed their doors and moved classes online to address the coronavirus pandemic. CNN's Bianna Golodryga takes a look at how the class of 2020 adapted to these changes.
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Inspired by his faith, this 'Skipping Sikh Santa' is spreading Christmas cheer

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 21:10
Rajinder Singh became an internet sensation this year as the "Skipping Sikh," inspiring people to stay active during the early days of the coronavirus pandemic.
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Bomb expert breaks down evidence at blast site

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 20:40
Jim Maxwell, a retired FBI bomb tech, discusses the Nashville explosion and the evidence at the blast site after authorities said the blast was "believed to be intentional."
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Photos: Christmas Day explosion in downtown Nashville

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 20:32
An explosion in downtown Nashville on Christmas Day damaged dozens of buildings and is believed to be an intentional act, authorities said.
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Covid: Post-exposure antibody protection trialled

BBC - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 19:52
The first ten people are jabbed in London as part of a global trial.
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Bedfordshire flooding: More than 1,300 told to evacuate

BBC - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 19:27
Police warn of a "really serious situation" in Bedfordshire as they urge people to leave their homes.
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Opinion: Trump is destroying his own party on the way out the door

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 19:09
This holiday season, President Donald Trump has wreaked havoc on Congress, our democracy and our judicial system by pardoning political associates and convicted murderers. But Trump has saved a special kind of Grinch-like behavior for the two Republican Senate candidates in Georgia who are headed for runoff elections in January and for Senator Mitch McConnell, whose fate as majority leader depends on the GOP winning at least one of those races.
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This California teen started a nonprofit to help kids learn about science. He just got accepted into Stanford

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 19:05
Every year, high school seniors anxiously wait for college admissions letters, hoping they get accepted into their dream schools. Ahmed Muhammad was one of them.
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Watch moment police find crying child underneath rubble of a home blast

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 18:51
Bodycam footage shows police rescuing an Indiana family from debris after an explosion in their home.
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It's been a tough year for Nashville: Tornadoes, a derecho, the pandemic and now an explosion

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 18:50
Nashville residents woke up to a vehicle explosion on Christmas morning that authorities now believe was intentional.
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Russian historian jailed for dismembering partner

BBC - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 18:45
Oleg Sokolov, an expert on Napoleon, was sentenced to 12 and a half years in prison.
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Nashville hit by deliberate explosion, police in Tennessee say

BBC - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 18:05
Three people have been taken to hospital after the blast on Christmas morning, police say.
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Listen: Surveillance video captures sound of blast

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 17:21
A Christmas morning explosion ripped through downtown Nashville, Tennessee, causing a massive blast felt as many as nine blocks away.
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Covid-19: UK coronavirus deaths pass 70,000

BBC - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 17:13
A further 570 deaths are reported on Christmas Day, as confirmed cases rise by 32,725.
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Boko Haram kills at least seven in Christmas Eve attack in Nigeria, local official says

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 17:04
At least seven people were killed in a Boko Haram attack on the majority-Christian village of Pemi in Nigeria's Borno state on Christmas Eve, a local official said.
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Opinion: It's time to treat Putin's Russia like the rogue regime it is

CNN - Fri, 12/25/2020 - 17:02
In a series of events capable of stunning even veteran Russia watchers, Kremlin critic Alexey Navalny was nearly killed with a rare nerve agent before he recovered from a coma and went on to trick one of his apparent assassins into confessing to the details of the plot on tape.
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