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Seattle man accuses woman of racism after traffic incident

A Seattle woman screamed on the floor while being recorded after she allegedly shouted the N-word during a traffic row. The woman, identified only as ‘Leah’, ended up in hysterics on the floor in front of her garage in Seattle after being confronted by Karlos Dillard, a black man.  He claimed in a video posted […]

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New poll puts Joe Biden 14 points clear of Donald Trump

President Donald Trump is lagging behind Joe Biden by 14 points in a new poll that also shows him struggling to retain majority support among men, white Americans and older voters – crucial GOP voting blocs.  A New York Times/Siena College poll that dropped Wednesday shows that Biden currently has the support of 50 per […]

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Britain swelters on hottest day of the year so far with temperatures hitting 91F

Britain is roasting in the hottest day of the year so far today as temperatures are set to soar to 91F – as vets warn dog owners against walking their pets in the summer heat.      The mercury is set to sky-rocket as the country basks in the hot weather this week with people flocking to […]

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Leicestershire insect thieves stole 130,000 bees with vacuums

Police are hunting thieves who used hoovers to steal 130,000 bees which had been living in a chimney at a remote farm. The crooks struck at the rural site in Market Bosworth, Leicestershire, where the bees had been relocated to after the swarm was discovered inside a bricked-up fireplace. Beekeeper Peter Clarke had been carefully […]

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Suspected gas explosion destroys house and injures family

A suspected gas explosion injured a mother and two children and destroyed a three-bedroom house in a Welsh village today.    The roof was blown off the three-bedroom home in Seven Sisters near Neath, and brickwork at the front and back of the house was torn away.  One young boy was taken to hospital with burns […]

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Rod Stewart to erect topless statues on his £5m Essex estate

Pop legend Sir Rod Stewart has applied for planning permission to erect four topless statues at his £5m country estate in Essex. The 75-year-old singer wants the ancient Greek style sculptures, two male and two female, to adorn a classical portico he plans to build overlooking a pond. Plans to submitted to his local council […]

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Teen accused of murder of Andrew Harper told police ‘I don’t give a f***’ after arrest, trial hears

A teenager accused of murdering PC Andrew Harper told officers ‘I don’t give a f*** about any of this’ when he was charged with the alleged killing, a jury today heard. In a prepared statement, murder accused Henry Long, 19, initially told officers he was not involved in the officer’s death, had not been at […]

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‘Travel as we knew it is over and it’s never coming back,’ says Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky

Airbnb CEO Brian Chesky, who has said that ‘travel as we knew it is over’  The CEO of Airbnb says that as a result of the coronavirus pandemic ‘travel as we knew it is over – and it’s never coming back’. Brian Chesky, who co-founded the holiday rental site in 2008, believes that there will […]

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Minneapolis police chief says George Floyd’s death was ‘MURDER’

Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo has called George Floyd’s death at the hands of Officer Derek Chauvin on Memorial Day ‘murder’, insisting the killing didn’t result because of a lack of training. In his most damning declaration about Floyd’s killing yet, Arradondo issued a statement Monday night, insisting ‘Chauvin knew what he was doing’ when […]

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Dominic Cummings ‘vows fundamental change to civil service’

Dominic Cummings has vowed to take an axe to the civil service after coronavirus exposed flaws in the government machine, it was claimed today. The PM’s most senior aide is said to have told colleagues the Cabinet Office will be stripped of powers after being found wanting during the crisis, swiping: ‘A hard rain is […]