Grenfell Tower fire: No prosecutions for subletting of flats, government promises – BBC News

All of the material checked so far in the wake of the tragedy on 14 June has failed the tests. However, the Department for Communities and Local Government said it was testing the buildings it was most worried about first. Where have cladding fire tests failed? What we know so far Who were the victims? Earlier this week, police warned it would not know the final death toll until at…

July 3, 2017
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Archbishop tells PM to ‘draw the poison from Brexit’ – BBC News

But he said that would be a “disaster”, as British negotiators would not have “confidence in their backing from the UK”. Brexit: All you need to know Free trade deals for ‘poorest countries’ May unveils Brexit offer for EU citizens He claimed a commission, with parties from the whole political spectrum, could “hold the ring for the differences [in opinion] to be fought out”. He said it should be under…

June 25, 2017
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UK’s first heart pump targets 2018 clinical trial – BBC News

“It is the first British pump to be built for this purpose: to treat blood which is flowing through the pump extremely gently and not to do any damage to the blood. “There are other pumps that have been built that do cause some damage to the blood and, as a result, patients have adverse events that diminish the impact of the implantation and the treatment. Media playback is unsupported…

June 25, 2017
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Journalists Lash Out As Georgia Campaigns Bar Media Right And Left

The conservative Washington Free Beacon said its reporter was escorted out ofa campaign event Monday night before Democrat Jon Ossoffwas scheduled to speak on the eve of the election. And a reporter from liberal ThinkProgress said she was barred from events by Republican Karen Handel. Journalists ripped the actions on Twitter. The controversy erupted just hours before the polls were to open Tuesday to decide who will represent Georgias 6th…

June 20, 2017
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Matador Fatally Gored After He Trips On Cape In French Bullring

The death of Basque matador Ivan Fandino, whose chest was pierced by a horn of a bull called Burp, was the second fatal goring of a Spanish matador in a year. Fandino, 36, died Saturday after the violent confrontation at the Aire-sur-lAdour bullfighting festival near Pau in southern France, the BBC reported. As the matador turned from the bull, his feet became entangled in his cape, which he dropped and…

June 19, 2017
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The Revolutionary Street Art Project That Inspired Banksy And Empowered A City’s Youth

Little did the then 21-year-old youth worker know back in 1984 that his Aerosol Art Project at the Barton Hill Youth Center would go some way to shaping British and global street art over the coming years and decades. John Nation founded the project as a way to channel young people’s creativity in a positive and legal way. Here he is pictured painting at the center in the late 80s….

June 15, 2017
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Jo Cox: The Sun and Daily Mirror in joint editorial – BBC News

‘Hugely important’ Her family have organised The Great Get Together to mark the first anniversary of her murder, with people asked to throw street parties, organise bake-offs and arrange football matches. Iona Lawrence, director of the Jo Cox Foundation, said more than 110,000 separate events were being planned “in every corner of the UK”.

June 13, 2017
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Coco Trailer #1 (2017) | Movieclips Trailers

Coco Trailer #1 (2017): Check out the trailer starring Benjamin Bratt, Gael García Bernal, and Renee Victor! Be the first to watch, comment, and share trailers and movie teasers/clips dropping @MovieclipsTrailers.  ► Buy Tickets to Coco: Watch more Trailers: ► HOT New Trailers Playlist: ► What to Watch Playlist: ► Even More on COMING SOON: Coco follows a 12-year-old boy named Miguel who sets off a chain of events relating…

June 8, 2017
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Ravaged By Climate Change, The Great Barrier Reef May Never Be The Same

Conceding that climate change will inevitably cause the decline of the reefs overall health in the coming decades, reef experts have started talking about a possible Plan B a strategy that wont save the reef as a whole, but may at least ensure that it doesnt disappear completely. But now, with back-to-back mass bleaching events in 2016 and 2017causing large swathes of the Great Barrier Reefs corals to die,some members…

June 3, 2017
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Manchester Attack: Family’s tribute to ‘just lovely’ Nell – BBC News

Fourteen searches are being carried out and 11 men remain in custody on suspicion of terror offences. The UK’s threat level has been reduced from critical to severe and police are guarding events across the country throughout the bank holiday weekend. ‘Loved life’ In the statement, the Jones family said: “Our Nell was just lovely. She was top class, she was clever and she was fun. She would have a…

May 28, 2017
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REPORT: Trump To Set Up ‘War Room’ To Repel Russia Probe Attacks

Trumps advisers are planning to establish a war room to combat mounting questions about communication between Russia and his presidential campaign before and after Novembers presidential election, while bringing new aides into the White House, administration officials and persons close to Trump told Reuters. Upon Trumps return, the administration will add experienced political professionals, including Trumps former campaign manager, and possibly more lawyers to handle the Russia probe, which has…

May 27, 2017
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Texas Teacher Gives ‘Most Likely To Become A Terrorist’ Award To 7th Grader

I was shocked, Lizeth Villanueva, a 13-year-old student at Anthony Aguirre Junior High in Houston, told Click2Houston. [The teacher] said, Most likely to become a terrorist, and she said my name, and she gave me this. It was not a joke, Lizeth was quoted as saying. I do not feel comfortable with this. These award statements and ideals are not representative of the Aguirre vision, mission and educational goals for…

May 26, 2017
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Spider-Man: Homecoming International Trailer #2 (2017) | Movieclips Trailers

Spider-Man: Homecoming International Trailer #2 (2017): Check out the new Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer starring Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, and Marisa Tomei! Be the first to watch, comment, and share trailers and movie teasers/clips dropping @MovieclipsTrailers.  ► Buy Tickets to Spider-Man: Homecoming: Watch more Trailers: ► HOT New Trailers Playlist: ► What to Watch Playlist: ► Even More on COMING SOON: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016),…

May 24, 2017
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Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer #3 (2017) | Movieclips Trailers

Spider-Man: Homecoming Trailer #3 (2017): Check out the new Spider-Man: Homecoming trailer starring Robert Downey Jr., Tom Holland, and Marisa Tomei! Be the first to watch, comment, and share trailers and movie teasers/clips dropping @MovieclipsTrailers.  ► Buy Tickets to Spider-Man: Homecoming: Watch more Trailers: ► HOT New Trailers Playlist: ► What to Watch Playlist: ► Even More on COMING SOON: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War (2016), Peter…

May 24, 2017
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Manchester Arena blast: Election campaigning suspended – BBC News

“We are working to establish the full details of what is being treated by the police as an appalling terrorist attack,” she said. Mr Corbyn said he was “horrified” by the incident. “Today the whole country will grieve for the people who have lost their lives,” he said. The Labour leader said he had been briefed about the operational response by Greater Manchester Metro Mayor Andy Burnham. “I would like…

May 23, 2017
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The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature Trailer #2 (2017) | Movieclips Trailers

The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature Trailer #2 (2017): Check out the new The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature trailer starring Will Arnett, Katherine Heigl, and Maya Rudolph! Be the first to check out trailers and movie teasers/clips dropping soon @MovieclipsTrailers.  ► Buy Tickets to The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature: Watch more Trailers: ► HOT New Trailers Playlist:  ► What to Watch Playlist:  ► Animation &…

May 18, 2017
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