Funeral held for Palestinian journalist killed by IDF at #GreatReturnMarch

Hundreds gathered in Gaza City Saturday for the funeral of Palestinian journalist Yasser Murtaja, who was killed by Israeli fire at protests at the Gaza-Israel border on Friday. Murtaja died in the hospital after being shot by IDF fire whilst covering the second week of the Great Return March protests. His death brings the total […]

Conor McGregor held by police and faces UFC BAN after frenzy attack on rival Khabib's bus

McGregor stormed the Barclays Centre in Brooklyn, New York and was caught on camera throwing objects at a bus carrying Khabib Nurmagomedov – the headliner of the event this coming weekend. Conor McGregor’s actions have caused at least one fight for the weekend to be cancelled after Michael Chiesa was cut by the broken glass. […]

Can you be fat AND fit? New research challenges commonly held belief

GETTY – STOCK Being ‘fat but fit’ is a myth says a study But research shows the risk of heart attack, stroke and high blood pressure rockets as body mass goes beyond 22. Risk also shoots up the more fat someone carries around their waist, according to findings published in the European Heart Journal today. […]

Mother’s Day 2018: What is Mothering Sunday? Why is it held on different dates?

Mums across the UK will be showered with cards, chocolates and flowers on Sunday as their hard work and dedication is rewarded by their children, who wish to say a big thank you. The date is also a chance to celebrate other maternal figures including grandmothers and legal guardians. Mother’s Day 2018 falls on Sunday, […]

Andrea Leadsom: I held tiny baby and felt helpless – we must act on postnatal depression

The Leader of the Commons and Lord President of the Council said: “I still remember holding that tiny baby in my arms and feeling completely helpless. “I have this abiding memory of snow outside and filthy windows and being in tears at the prospect of having to find a window cleaner. You know, the prospect […]

‘I am enraged’: Father of Parkland shooting victim blasts the listening session Trump held with mass-shooting survivors

CNN The father of a Parkland school shooting victim criticized a listening session President Donald Trump held with survivors and family members of victims of school shootings. “I want them to look me in the eye and acknowledge the role that guns play in the hunting of my daughter,” he said. He criticized Trump’s discussion […]

Boston Dynamics’ robots won’t be held back by puny humans

Are you looking for the exact moment when the robots decide to turn on their human creators? You might want to mark this day on your calendar. Boston Dynamics has posted video of a SpotMini test where it gauged the bot’s ability to adjust to interference — in this case, from a pesky human. The […]

UK will seize assets held by foreign criminals, says security chief

The UK has introduced sweeping new powers which, according to the country’s security minister, will be used to seize the assets of foreign criminals. Speaking to the Times, cabinet minister Ben Wallace said that he would use “the full force of the government” to stifle the activities of investors using Britain as a haven for their […]