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Ahmed Hassan Charged In Connection With Parsons Green Tube Attack

The Huffington Post | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.09.2017 | UK

An 18-year-old man has appeared in court in connection with the Parsons Green tube terror attack. Ahmed Hassan, 18, of Sunbury, Surrey, was charged w...

This Electric Bus Has Just Smashed Battery-Powered Vehicle Records

Sourced by HuffPost | Claudia Canavan | Posted 21.09.2017 | UK Lifestyle

The future of public transport is electric. That’s if the latest development on the battery-powered vehicle scene is anything to go by, at least....

House Of Lords 'Couch-Potato' Peers Claimed £1.3m In Expenses Despite Not Having Spoken

The Huffington Post | Ned Simons | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK Politics

The taxpayer has paid “couch-potato peers” who have not spoken in the House of Lords for over a year almost £1.3m in expenses, according to the E...

20 Children Found Dead In Rubble Of Primary School After Mexico Earthquake

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 20.09.2017 | UK

More than 20 children have been found dead in the rubble of a collapsed primary school in Mexico after a major earthquake battered the country’s cen...

Scientists Find That If You 'Trust Your Gut' You're More Likely To Believe Fake News

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.09.2017 | UK Tech

Researchers from Ohio State University have found that people who tend to rely on their ‘gut feelings’ are more likely to believe fake news. The s...

Donald Trump Retweets Meme Of Him Hitting Golf Ball At Hillary Clinton

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 18.09.2017 | UK

Donald Trump has shared a tweet that included a GIF of him hitting a golf ball at Hillary Clinton and striking her on the head. Clinton had been back ...

Police Operation Underway In Surrey After Parsons Green Tube Attack

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.09.2017 | UK

An armed police operation is under way in Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, by police investigating the Parsons Green bombing, the Press Association has repo...

Soldiers To Protect Key Sites As Armed Police Patrol Streets After London Tube Attack

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 16.09.2017 | UK

Armed police and military personnel will be deployed over the weekend with the public asked to remain vigilant in the wake of the Parsons Green bomb a...

Damning Report Reveals Government Has No Plan To Tackle Skyrocketing Homelessness

The Huffington Post | Kate Forrester | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK Politics

A damning report has revealed the government has no real plan to tackle homelessness, despite huge hikes in the number of people sleeping rough. The N...

Hillary Clinton Sends Pizza To Fans Camping Out Overnight For Her Book Signing

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK Comedy

Hillary Clinton is keeping her supporters well nourished. The former secretary of state sent a tasty treat to fans who camped outside a New York Cit...

Public Sector Pay Freeze Ended As May Caves To Pressure

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK Politics

The seven-year public sector pay freeze has been finally ended by the Tory Government as the Cabinet agreed wage hikes for police and prison officers....

Pope Francis On Climate Change Denial: ‘Man Is Stupid’

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK

Climate change denials amid catastrophic hurricanes are a reminder that humans are not a particularly smart species, Pope Francis said on Sunday while...

Miss Texas Tears Into Trump In A Blistering 15-Second Takedown On Live TV

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 12.09.2017 | UK

Miss Texas Margana Wood may not have triumphed at the Miss America pageant, but she won over millions of new fans by calling out both white supremacis...

These Dramatic Videos Show Florida Being Battered By Hurricane Irma

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 10.09.2017 | UK

Dramatic videos have emerged of the devastating impact being wrought in Florida by Hurricane Irma as it flooded streets and knocked out power to milli...

Police Warn People Not To Shoot At Hurricane Irma After Facebook Joke Goes Viral

The Huffington Post | Graeme Demianyk | Posted 10.09.2017 | UK

Florida police have warned people not to fire guns at Hurricane Irma after a joke on Facebook spiralled out of control. Ryon Edwards, who created the ...

Everything We Know As Hurricane Irma Batters Florida

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 11.09.2017 | UK

Summary: Hurricane Irma hits Florida Keys on Sunday Hurricane upgraded to a Category 4 storm, with winds of 130 miles per hour recorded, but later ...

Shocking Video Shows Bahamas Beach Sucked Dry Of Water Because Of Hurricane Irma

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 10.09.2017 | UK

Beaches in the Bahamas have been completely drained of water because of the sheer force of Hurricane Irma. In a shocking video shared online, the powe...

Photos Reveal Destruction From Mexico's Strongest Earthquake In Decades

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.09.2017 | UK

The most powerful earthquake to hit Mexico in almost a century has left at least 61 people dead, reduced buildings to rubble, injured hundreds and for...

Second Hurricane Threatens The Caribbean As Irma Batters Cuba On Its Deadly Path To Florida

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 09.09.2017 | UK

Hurricane Irma has ravaged Cuba with tree-bending winds, lashing rain and huge waves on its deadly path to the US, while a second hurricane threatens ...

Climate Change Denier Who Mocked Hurricane Irma Has To Evacuate To Escape It

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

A climate change denier, who mocked the threat of Hurricane Irma, has had to evacuate his Florida home to get out of its way. Right-wing radio show ho...

Anti-Gay Crusader Who ‘Married’ His Laptop Wants Their Union To Be Recognised

HuffPost | BeckyBarnes | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

A notorious opponent of same-sex marriage is suing the state of Alabama to recognise his union with a 2011 MacBook. Chris Sevier claims that he marr...

32 Dead In Mexico After Magnitude-8.1 Earthquake Hits Southern Coast

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

At least 32 people were killed after a massive 8.1 magnitude earthquake, one of the biggest recorded in Mexico, struck off the country’s southern co...

Theresa May Told To Make Britain's Judiciary More Diverse by 2025

The Huffington Post | Rachel Wearmouth | Posted 07.09.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May must make Britain’s judiciary more ethnically diverse by 2025 to repair “chronic distrust” in the criminal justice system, a landmar...

May 'Rigging Parliament' With Bid To Gain Tory Control Of Bills

The Huffington Post | Paul Waugh | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK Politics

Theresa May has been accused of “rigging” Parliament to defy the result of the general election and give Tory MPs majority control over all legisl...

It's Not Just Film Stars In Paradise - How You Can Help True Victims Of Hurricane Irma

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 08.09.2017 | UK

Hurricane Irma - the strongest Atlantic Ocean hurricane ever recorded - has killed 14 people and left thousands more with nothing as it tears its way ...