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Coronavirus: Death toll rises to 80 as China extends holiday

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 04:27
The new year holiday has been extended by three days, in an attempt to contain the outbreak.
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Winners: See who took home a gramaphone

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 04:26
The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards are underway, being held Sunday night at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.
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Calls for 'virginity repair' surgery to be banned

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 04:16
Women are being shamed into the procedure out of fear of being outcast or even killed.
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When Radiohead were just a 'shaky' pub band

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 03:55
The Oxfordshire rock gods go back to their humble beginnings for Independent Venue Week.
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GOP prospects of defeating witness vote uncertain after NYT Bolton report

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 03:54
An explosive New York Times report detailing an unpublished draft manuscript by former national security adviser John Bolton has added new uncertainty to this week's crucial vote to determine whether the Senate should subpoena witnesses and documents in President Donald Trump's impeachment trial, several GOP sources said.
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Demi Lovato debuts 'Anyone' in teary Grammy performance

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 03:53
Demi Lovato made an emotional return to the Grammy stage on Sunday, debuting a poignant ballad before the music community.
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Climate Change: Tough questions at first UK assembly

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 03:46
Members of the public from a range of backgrounds gather for the UK's first climate change assembly.
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Kobe Bryant death: BBC apologises for TV news footage mistake

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 03:25
Footage of LeBron James was wrongly included in the BBC's News At Ten report on Kobe Bryant's death.
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Would Greta Thunberg's generation play with these toys?

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 03:20
More sustainable toys are coming on the market designed to appeal to planet-conscious consumers.
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In pictures: The 2020 Grammy Awards

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 03:05
The 62nd Annual Grammy Awards are underway in Los Angeles.
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Woman dies in Australia Day lamington-eating contest

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 02:52
The woman, aged 60, suffered a seizure while speed-eating the cakes during an Australia Day event.
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Bryant was much more than a superstar athlete

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 02:42
I've spent enough time around professional athletes to know the hardest thing for the all-time greats to do is say goodbye to the game they love. For some it's the loss of the locker room camaraderie, while others typically miss the adulation. A few have spoken openly about the money, though I'm sure for many more, that too is part of the equation, if only subconsciously. All speak of the shift in their identity. Imagine spending most of your life wanting to be something, achieving it and then having it ripped away forever through no fault of your own.
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Outlet scolded: Police swiped TMZ after outlet was first to report death

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 02:33
At 2:24 p.m. ET, TMZ posted the story that stunned the world on Sunday: Basketball legend Kobe Bryant, at the age of 41, had died in a California helicopter crash.
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Red carpet photos from the 2020 Grammys

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 02:32
Check out the best photos from the red carpet at the 62nd annual Grammys.
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Read Alicia Keys' healing Grammy song

CNN - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 02:23
In her second time as host of the Grammy Awards, Alicia Keys attempted to bring a message of healing to a heavy-hearted Los Angeles crowd with a timely piano tune.
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Global Talent visa: New system to keep UK 'open to talented scientists'

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 02:22
Boris Johnson hails the UK as "open to the most talented minds" with quicker route in for scientists.
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Labour leadership: Starmer urges end to Westminster power 'monopoly'

BBC - Mon, 01/27/2020 - 02:05
The Labour leadership candidate argues against the status quo and for more power in the regions.
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