World: US News

British woman dies after boat crash in France

Sunday  19:55,   22 october 2017
Sky News

A British woman has died after a boat she was travelling in violently struck a beacon on the Rhone River in the south of France. The force of the impact threw her from the boat, and her body was later found by divers at a depth of 6m (20ft).The[...]

Gunman takes hostages at bowling alley: Witness

Sunday  19:26,   22 october 2017
Sky News

<p>Gunman takes hostages at bowling alley: Witness</p>A man armed with a shotgun has taken hostages at a bowling alley in Nuneaton, according to a witness who has spoken to[...]

Police urge people to avoid Nuneaton retail park amid ‘ongoing incident’

Sunday  19:26,   22 october 2017
Press Association

Footage posted on social media appeared to show armed officers at the scene in Bermuda Park.Footage posted on social media appeared to show armed officers at the scene in Bermuda Park in[...]

WHO rescinds Mugabe ambassador role

Sunday  17:20,   22 october 2017
Sky News

The World Health Organisation has reversed its decision to make Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe a goodwill ambassador. The appointment was described as "laughable" and an "insult" as opponents claimed Mr Mugabe's policies and alleged human[...]

'Hidden' Universal Credit Clause Threatens Further Scandal For Government's Welfare Reform

Sunday  11:50,   22 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

A “hidden” raid on the self-employed threatens to engulf the government’s Universal Credit reforms in further scandal, as hard-working traders see their incomes hit by hundreds of pounds a year. Critics have lined up to slam changes to in-work[...]

'Hidden' Universal Credit Clause Threatens Further Scandal For Government's Welfare Reform

Sunday  11:50,   22 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

A “hidden” raid on the self-employed threatens to engulf the government’s Universal Credit reforms in further scandal, as hard-working traders see their incomes hit by hundreds of pounds a year. Critics have lined up to slam changes to in-work[...]

British jihadi's fate 'could deter others'

Sunday  11:10,   22 october 2017
Sky News

Community leaders from the home town of jihadi Abu Sa'eed Al Britani say evidence suggesting he was imprisoned by Islamic State could deter other young Muslims from travelling to Syria.  Sky News has found his name scrawled on a wall of a[...]

Amazon accidentally delivers 30kg of cannabis to couple

Sunday  11:10,   22 october 2017
MSN

They ordered four plastic storage bins but received more than they bargained for.A couple in Florida received more than they bargained for when they were delivered nearly 30kg of cannabis by[...]

‘My pain is everyday’: After Weinstein’s fall, Trump accusers wonder: Why not him?

Sunday  10:41,   22 october 2017
The Washington Post

The latest scandal has renewed the frustrations of women who claim the man who now occupies the Oval Office harassed them.Only this time, the punishment was swift and[...]

‘My pain is everyday’: After Weinstein’s fall, Trump accusers wonder: Why not him?

Sunday  10:40,   22 october 2017
The Washington Post

The latest scandal has renewed the frustrations of women who claim the man who now occupies the Oval Office harassed them.Only this time, the punishment was swift and[...]

Evening Standard apologises for cropping Solange Knowles' braids in cover photo

Sunday  09:50,   22 october 2017
International Business Times

The Evening Standard explained that the photo of Solange Knowles was amended for "layout purposes" but admitted it was "the wrong call."The newspaper faced accusations of racism for digitally altering the image, with fans of the[...]

Murder-suicide of missing couple in Joshua Tree brings grief, questions from family and friends

Sunday  09:50,   22 october 2017
Los Angeles Times

Joseph Orbeso, 22, shot and killed his girlfriend, Rachel Nguyen, 20, and then turned the gun on himself, according to a release Friday from the San Bernardino Sheriff's Department.Joseph Orbeso, 22, shot and killed his girlfriend, Rachel[...]

A woman’s dog died, and doctors say her heart literally broke

Sunday  08:18,   22 october 2017
The Washington Post

A woman’s dog died, and doctors say her heart literally brokeWithin 20 minutes, she was at a local emergency room. Soon she was being airlifted to a hospital in Houston, where physicians were preparing to receive a patient exhibiting the[...]

Woman held after baby dies in fall from window

Sunday  06:20,   22 october 2017
Sky News

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after an 18-month-old boy died after falling from a sixth-floor window. Officers were called to Barkerend Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, just after 5pm yesterday, following a report that a child had [...]

Woman held after baby dies in fall from window

Sunday  06:20,   22 october 2017
Sky News

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder after an 18-month-old boy died after falling from a sixth-floor window. Officers were called to Barkerend Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, just after 5pm yesterday, following a report that a child had [...]