National Trusts climate change threat map a game changer

The worst-case scenario map warns of increased coastal erosion and flooding in Northern Ireland, which could lead to more landslides around locations such as Giant’s Causeway A “game-changing” new map shows the threats climate change may have on the UK’s stately homes and landscapes. The National Trust warns the numberContinue Reading

New Zealand earthquakes Tsunami warnings raised after series of quakes

Large parts of the North Island’s east coast are under threat of a tsunami New Zealanders have been told to move away from coastal areas of the North Island after three powerful earthquakes shook the region. The national emergency agency warned of a tsunami threat with “unpredictable surges” expected alongContinue Reading

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Most of us are living through a year that is unprecedented in our lifetimes. Too young to remember the Spanish flu, we’ve grown up in a world where we take Western wonder drugs and life-saving vaccines for granted. We have no memory of a time when disease brought the worldContinue Reading

How The Justice Department Has Changed Under Trump’s Presidency

William Barr has served as attorney general under two very different presidents. What does his current service say about the effect Donald Trump has had on the Department of Justice? LULU GARCIA-NAVARRO, HOST: One of Donald Trump’s first actions as president became known, if you’ll recall, as the Muslim ban, and it set the stage…Continue Reading

‘AOC’ Shuts Down Trump After He Says ‘she Knows Nothing About Climate’ In 2020 US Debate

Last Updated: 24th October, 2020 20:42 IST “They [AOC plus 3] know nothing about climate. She’s got a good line of stuff but she knows nothing about the climate,” Trump said at the live-streamed event After US President Donald Trump dragged New York Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) in the environmental issues talk at Nashville, Tennessee during the final presidential debate…Continue Reading

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Last Updated: 24th October, 2020 07:40 IST Police officers in Kansas City shot and killed a homicide suspect in a ride-hailing vehicle Friday during an exchange of gunfire, authorities said. Police officers in Kansas City shot and killed a homicide suspect in a ride-hailing vehicle Friday during an exchange of gunfire, authorities said. Sgt. Bill…Continue Reading

New Hampshire Union Leader Newspaper, Long A Backer Of Republicans, Endorses Biden

Topline The New Hampshire Union Leader, the most widely circulated paper in New Hampshire and an influential, typically conservative voice in the small but critical battleground state, endorsed Democratic candidate Joe Biden despite consistently backing Republicans throughout its history. DALLAS, PA – OCTOBER 24: Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden waves as he arrives onstage for…Continue Reading

Sydney news: Police seize $40m of cannabis, one of the largest hauls in Australian history

Here’s what you need to know this morning.13,000 cannabis plants destroyedFourteen men have been charged and cannabis worth more than $40 million has been seized on the state’s Mid North Coast in one of the largest busts in Australian history.Police raided three properties in Minimbah, Melinga and Moorwood, seizing 13,353 cannabis plants.The raids were part…Continue Reading

News24.com | France’s Le Roux cited for ‘striking’ Wales captain Jones

France second-row Bernard Le Roux has been cited for appearing to elbow Wales captain Alun Wyn Jones in this weekend’s Six Nations warm-up, the tournament organisers announced on Sunday.South African-born Le Roux, 31, who is the oldest member of Les Bleus’ squad, made contact with Jones’ face at a ruck a quarter of the way…Continue Reading

News24.com | World No 560 McGowan ends 11-year wait with Italian Open title

Englishman Ross McGowan ended an 11-year wait for his second European Tour title after producing late brilliance to snatch the Italian Open crown by one shot on Sunday.The 38-year-old birdied two of the final three holes to reach 20 under par for the tournament and edge out compatriot Laurie Canter and Belgian Nicolas Colsaerts.McGowan has…Continue Reading