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Trump promised to slash the size of the federal government. He's done the opposite

38 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

President Donald Trump promised to slash the size of the federal government during his 2016 campaign. But an Insider review shows that hasn't happened over the last...
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Importing Germany's dual education system is easier said than done

4 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Gavin Williamson is the latest of many politicians to express admiration for the German system Germany's culture of dual educational and vocational training programmes has...
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There's only one reason I'd ever use a CD over a high-yield savings account: college tuition

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider

A CD can sometimes offer a higher rate of return than a high-yield savings account, but in exchange you have to lock your money away for a certain period of time. For money I...
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The case for British slavery reparations can no longer be brushed aside | Afua Hirsch

6 hours ago   |   The Guardian

There is now a global debate focused on all those nations who built their wealth by denying black people humanity I once asked a British cabinet minister why the country had...
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Demi Moore's 'creepy' carpeted bathroom has people confused

6 hours ago   |   The Independent

'I have seen a lot of questionable home decor in my short life, but nothing quite like Demi Moore's bathroom,' one fan tweeted
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P-Valley review - strip club drama is one of the year's best new shows

9 hours ago   |   The Guardian

Based on the play by Katori Hall, this blisteringly entertaining new series shows the world of stripping through black female and queer characters P-Valley, the stingingly...
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Stormzy on Black Lives Matter: 'If we weren't oppressed, we wouldn't be shouting'

12 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Rapper talks to the BBC about the ‘hundreds, thousands of years of real pain' suffered by black people The Black Lives Matter movement represents “hundreds, thousands of years”...
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Fife police pay tribute to colleague who died following short illness last month

13 hours ago   |   Evening Telegraph

Police in Fife have paid tribute to their "dear friend and colleague" who died last month.
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The greatest: Rafael Nadal - mental and physical giant with a brutal forehand

15 hours ago   |   The Guardian

In our series of the best playes of the past 50 years, we look at the Spaniard whose ferocious intensity, concentration and belief have given him 19 grand slam titles Who's...
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Australia offers five-year extension to Hong Kong visa holders and cancels extradition treaty

17 hours ago   |   The Guardian   |   2 articles

Prime minister Scott Morrison says the new national security law is ‘a fundamental change of circumstances' in the territory Australia will grant a range of visa holders from...
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Probationary Met Police officer, 21, charged with being member of neo-Nazi...

Probationary Met Police officer, 21, charged with being member of neo-Nazi group National Action

Benjamin Hannam, 21, of north London, is accused of being a member of National Action - a neo-Nazi group which is banned in the UK. He is due to appear in court next month. Read more ...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark...

Supreme Court Justices Kavanaugh and Gorsuch ruled against Trump in landmark cases about the president's taxes and financial records

Both of President Donald Trump's Supreme Court appointees ruled against the president in Thursday's decision on whether the president could defy a subpoena making him turn over... Read more ...

Donald Trump's disgraced fixer Michael Cohen is back in custody after...

Donald Trump's disgraced fixer Michael Cohen is back in custody after breaking curfew at restaurant

Cohen was seen at a sidewalk table outside Le Bilboquet, a French restaurant around the corner from his Park Avenue apartment, last Thursday with his wife Laura and another couple. Read more ...

Gyms will be allowed to reopen in England on July 25 

Gyms will be allowed to reopen in England on July 25 

Outdoor swimming pools in England are to begin reopening from Saturday, with indoor pools, gyms and other sports facilities to follow on July 25, the Government has announced. Read more ...

'Tories put cost on BBC' Kuenssberg shifts blame as Dowden grilled over TV...

'Tories put cost on BBC' Kuenssberg shifts blame as Dowden grilled over TV license fee

BBC's Laura Kuenssberg grilled culture minister Oliver Dowden over the broadcaster's decision to scrap the free TV licence for the over-75s as she shifted the blame onto the... Read more ...

The 43 local authorities in England where Covid-19 cases are RISING

The 43 local authorities in England where Covid-19 cases are RISING

Southampton has endured the biggest week-on-week rise in its infection rate and the London boroughs of Bromley and Islington have also seen their numbers of cases increase... Read more ...

UC Berkeley blames spike in COVID-19 on sorority and frat parties after 47...

UC Berkeley blames spike in COVID-19 on sorority and frat parties after 47 new cases in one week

University of California Berkeley officials said Wednesday that 'at the rate we are seeing increases in cases, it's becoming harder to imagine bringing our campus community back.' Read more ...

Jewish Patriots star Julian Edelman asks DeSean Jackson to tour the...

Jewish Patriots star Julian Edelman asks DeSean Jackson to tour the Holocaust Museum with him

The New England Patriots' Julian Edelman proposed that he and the Eagles' DeSean Jackson visit Washington DC's Holocaust museum after Jackson's 'anti-Semitic' Instagram posts. Read more ...

'Vampire-slaying kit' containing pocket-sized pistol could fetch up to...

'Vampire-slaying kit' containing pocket-sized pistol could fetch up to £3,000 at auction

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Commons in hysterics as Rees-Mogg tells SNP COVID-19 would bankrupt...

Commons in hysterics as Rees-Mogg tells SNP COVID-19 would bankrupt independent Scotland

JACOB REES-MOGG had MPs in the House of Commons in hysterics with his response to SNP spokesman Tommy Sheppard's push for Scottish independence. Read more ...