Google NHS deal rebuked again by DeepMind panel – BBC News

July 6, 2017

The panel also acknowledged that this first contract had differed from the standard ones the NHS signed with third-parties despite the fact that DeepMind had said its deal was “no different” from the multitude of other data-sharing deals done within the NHS. Although most of the ICO’s criticism was of the Royal Free, which controlled patient data, the panel had the following advice for DeepMind. “It would be well-advised to…


‘Babe’ actor and activist will serve one week in jail for climate protest

July 4, 2017

Actor and activist.Image: Matt Baron/BEI/Shutterstock The friendly farmer from Babe is facing jail time for a cause. James Cromwell, a climate activist, was sentenced to one week in jail for his arrest during a protest at a New York power plant in 2015. Two other environmental activists, Pramilla Malick and Madeline Shaw, were also sentenced by a judge in Wawayanda, N.Y. Cromwell helped stage a sit-in at a natural gas…


UK to withdraw from international fishing arrangement – BBC News

July 3, 2017

“Brexit poses very serious challenges to the seafood sector and this announcement will form part of the negotiations,” he said. The Scottish government backed the idea, saying it had been pressing for it “for some time”. The London Fisheries Convention sits alongside the EU Common Fisheries Policy, which allows all European countries access between 12 and 200 nautical miles of the UK and sets quotas for how much fish nations…


Conservatives must ‘change hard’ to win over young voters, Damian Green to say – BBC News

July 1, 2017

Speaking at the Bright Blue liberal conservative think-tank’s conference, Mr Green will discuss a new “city Conservativism” to woo young, metropolitan voters. Devolution of power This will involve highlighting existing Tory policies to build 1.5 million homes by 2022 and the devolution of power to British cities. “I am not standing here and saying all we need to do is keep calm and carry on,” he will say. “We need…


2 Killed, 4 Injured In Mishap At Florida Coal Power Plant

June 30, 2017

The workers were carrying out maintenance on a tank containing slag, a byproduct of coal, when the incident occurred at Tampa Electrics Big Bend Power Station in Apollo Beach, Tampa Electric and Emera Company spokeswoman Cherie Jacobs told a news conference. Rescue workers received a call at about 4:20 p.m. local time about a possible explosion at the plant. They found two workers dead and four injured when they arrived,…



June 30, 2017

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June 29, 2017

Hey everyone! It's still chilly here in Halifax (and most of Canada) so I thought some cozy meals were in order. These are perfect for making a big batch to share of have for meals during the week. I hope you make them and love them! Recipes below. Subscribe to my second channel: Follow Bridget on Instagram: Download my Simple Vegan Eats Ebook here: RECIPES TOMATO BASIL SOUP: 1 small/medium…


Theresa May’s DUP-Tory deal criticised as ‘shabby and reckless’ – BBC News

June 27, 2017

May’s deal with the DUP Where does this leave power-sharing talks? Where will the money go? Who are the DUP? Negotiations lasted 18 days after the general election on 8 June resulted in a hung parliament. The support of the DUP, added to the Tories’ 317 MPs, means Mrs May passes the 326 figure needed for an overall Commons majority under a “confidence and supply” arrangement planned to last until…



June 23, 2017

Start your free trial today, at to get 10% off your first purchase. Thanks for watching! I hope you love these easy and amazing vegan pasta recipes You can find all the eecipes below, along with links to some of my other pasta recipes AND the sites I love for inspiration. Subscribe to my second channel: Download my Simple Vegan Eats Ebook here: RECIPES: Maple Curry Pasta: 3 tbsp almond…


Record-Breaking Heat Wave In Southwest Reportedly Claims 4 Lives

June 22, 2017

The first two fatalities recorded in the three-day heatwave took place on Monday in Santa Clara County, California, south of San Francisco, and included a homeless person found in a car, the San Jose Mercury News reported. It is tragic when someone dies of hyperthermia since in most every case it could have been prevented, Dr. Michelle Jorden of the Santa Clara County Coroners Office told the newspaper. A Phoenix…


Game of Thrones Season 7 Trailer #2 (2017) | TV Trailer | Movieclips Trailers

June 21, 2017

"Winter is here." Check out the new Game of Thrones Season 7 trailer starring Peter Dinklage, Lena Headey, and Emilia Clarke! Be the first to watch, comment, and share trailers and movie teasers/clips dropping soon @MovieclipsTrailers.  Watch more Trailers: ► HOT New Trailers Playlist:  ► What to Watch Playlist:  ► Indie Trailers Playlist:  Series 7 of the adaptation of author George R.R. Martin's "A Song of Ice and Fire" medieval…



June 19, 2017

Today I am showing you some healthy vegan dinner ideas that are perfect for spring or summer. These recipes are super fresh and light, but packed with nutrients and delicious ingredients. Recipes below as always Subscribe to my second channel: … Download my Simple Vegan Eats Ebook here: FOLLOW ME ON INSTAGRAM: ♢ Website: RECIPES: Avocado Corn Salsa: 1 cup corn 1 medium tomato, diced 1/2 avocado, diced 1/4 cup…


Must Try Easy Vegan Recipes for Movie Night

June 17, 2017

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Why do we spend less on Father’s Day than Mother’s Day? – BBC News

June 15, 2017

So why do we spend more on our mums? Image copyright Truefitt & Hill Image caption Sales of male grooming products rise ahead of Father’s Day “Retailers have long made a big push on Mother’s Day because demand for gift-giving was strong, and Father’s Day more of an afterthought,” he says. With traditional gender roles continue to break down, and fathers are doing more housework and hands-on parenting “it is…


Japan Passes Law Allowing Emperor Akihito To Abdicate

June 10, 2017

Akihito, 83, who has had heart surgery and treatment for prostate cancer, said in rare public remarks last year he feared age might make it hard for him to continue to fulfill his duties. POOL New / Reuters The soft-spoken Akihito, the first Japanese emperor who was never considered divine, has worked for decades at home and abroad to soothe the wounds of World War Two, fought in his father…


Trump’s Climate Withdrawal Is An Impeachable Offense

June 9, 2017

These 22 senators wrote to Trump, asking him to pull out of the accord. The president and the senators put their own political and economic interests above the safety, security and indeed survival of the American people and the entire planet. Under the pact, the Obama administration promised to reduce greenhouse gas emissions 26 percent to 29 percent lower than 2005 levels by 2025. The United States is the second…


Gulf States In Diplomatic Crisis As Multiple Countries Cut Ties With Qatar

June 6, 2017

The coordinated move dramatically escalates a dispute over Qatars support of the Muslim Brotherhood, the worlds oldest Islamist movement, and adds accusations that Doha even backs the agenda of regional arch-rival Iran. Economic disturbances loomed immediately, as Abu Dhabis state-owned Etihad Airways said it would suspend all flights to and from Doha from Tuesday morning until further notice. (Qatar) embraces multiple terrorist and sectarian groups aimed at disturbing stability in…


9 Times Donald Trump Twisted Facts In His Speech Quitting Paris Accord

June 2, 2017

President Donald Trump announced plans to withdraw from the Paris climate accord on Thursday with a White House speech that made the historic agreement sound like a trade deal, which it isnt. But that was just one of the thorns in his Rose Garden statement. The nonbinding pact to reduce planet-warming emissions, approved by every country but Syria and Nicaragua, commits its signatories to slashing greenhouse gas outputs and coming…


Dashcam Video Shows Confused Tiger Woods Flunking Sobriety Tests

June 1, 2017

The 41-year-old was found early Mondayasleep in his Mercedes, which was stopped in the right lane of a road. The engine was running, the blinker was on and the car had two flat tires along with some other damage, CBS 12 in West Palm Beach reported. Woods apologized to his family, friends and fans, thanked police and vowed to do everything in my power to ensure this never happens again….


Why the UK election isn’t exciting Americans – BBC News

May 31, 2017

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Theresa May at a campaign event in Wales It’s not even accurate to call it a forgettable election. Most Americans, I feel confident in saying, aren’t aware it’s even taking place. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Jeremy Corbyn arrives for a campaign speech Many of the American revolutionaries, foremost amongst them the voguish Alexander Hamilton, were arch-monarchists. Their gripe with King George was that…


China, the King of Coal, Is Getting Gassy

With factories and power plants across China burning half the world’s coal, the government’s latest targets for using more natural gas to ease the country’s worsening air pollution seemed too ambitious. Though gas remains a small and  The results are encouraging analysts to upgrade their demand forecasts and may signal the government is on track to reach its goal of getting as much as 10 percent of its energy from…

May 26, 2017

Here’s What’s Leaving And Arriving On Netflix In June

Netflix isnt trying to troll you. OK, yeah, its adding Trolls, but for June the streaming service is promising a Ladies Night lineup. What the heck is a Ladies Night lineup? We were wondering that, too. According to Netflix, it includes a new season of Orange Is the New Black, movies such as Trolls and 13 Going on 30, and new originals like GLOW and Free Rein. Alas, Ladies Night…

May 24, 2017

Parties ‘were close to Brexit agreement’, says Foster – BBC News

The Labour leader said “all bombing is wrong”, as he was repeatedly asked to condemn the IRA alone for its role in the Troubles. Mrs Foster denounced those comments as “beyond the political pale”. Snap election The talks aimed at restoring the power-sharing executive were put on hold on 27 April until the general election is over. Secretary of State James Brokenshire extended the talks deadline until 29 June. At…

May 22, 2017

Interior Secretary Claims He’s Made No Decision On Bears Ears. His Comments Raise Some Doubts.

E&E News reported Friday that San Juan County Commissioner Phil Lyman told the publication Zinke disclosed his plans during a meeting with the commission earlier this month. Like We got a chance to visit with [Zinke]in his office, and our message was that wed like to see Bears Ears National Monument rescinded, Lyman reportedly told E&E. He said, Well, let me tell you what Im thinking: Not only should that…

May 20, 2017