BBC News: Naga Munchetty in tense stand-off with Labour MP over Corbyn’s latest move

Rebecca Long Bailey is the Shadow Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Secretary of the Labour Party in the Houses of Parliament. Apeparing on today’s edition of BBC Breakfast, Bailey began by declaring the “damage” a No-Deal Brexit would cause would be “unfathomable”, predicting job losses across the country, and she insisted the Labour Party will […]

Fake or Fortune: ‘That’s harsh’ Fiona Bruce disagrees with Philip in awkward stand-off

Tonight’s instalment of the art programme saw Antiques Roadshow presenter Fiona Bruce diving deep into another mystery around an unusual and impressive painting on the BBC. The sleuthing continued throughout as the presenters continued to get closer and closer to the truth around who actually painted the portrait. The group speculated that due to the […]

‘The Standoff at Sparrow Creek’ Trailer: Someone Is Hiding Something

The Standoff at Sparrow Creek earned positive reviews out of Fantastic Fest, and now the first trailer is here. This shadowy thriller finds a group of militia members descending into paranoia after one of their members engages in a mass shooting at a funeral. But who did it? No one knows for sure, and the […]

One woman killed, gunman in custody after hostage standoff inside Los Angeles-area Trader Joe’s, police say

Google Maps A gunman was taken into custody Saturday evening after he opened fire outside a Los Angeles-area Trader Joe’s and took hostages inside, police said. One woman inside the store was killed. Authorities told news outlets they believe the man first shot his grandmother and girlfriend, then opened fire on police during a pursuit, […]

Florida hostage-taker kills 4 children, commits suicide after 21-hour standoff with police

Four young children held hostage by a felon were discovered dead following a 21-hour standoff that began after the suspect shot an Orlando police officer in the face. Gary Lindsey Jr., 35, a convicted felon, was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound along with four children ages 1, 6, 10 and 11 he had […]

'We can resolve all issues by picking up the phone' – Russia's FM spokesperson on Syria standoff

The US and Russia can find a way out of the deadlock in Syria if they talk to each other, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova believes, but should Washington launch an attack, Moscow will stand by its people. In an interview with Sky News on Thursday, Zakharova stressed that Moscow and Washington should not […]

Brazil’s ex-President Lula ends standoff & surrenders to police

Brazil’s former President Lula da Silva has ended a 24-hour standoff between his supporters and federal authorities and has turned himself in to begin serving a 12-year sentence on corruption charges, which he is still appealing. Da Silva had remained inside the Metal Workers Union’s headquarters in Sao Paulo, surrounded by hundreds of supporters, ever […]

Chelsea consider four Antonio Conte replacements as £9.5m stand-off holds up exit

The Russian billionaire is unhappy with the way Chelsea’s season has plunged into disarray this season, with his club now set to miss out on the top four and the chance of Champions league football next season – and with only the FA Cup left to aim for. Previous Chelsea coaches like Andre Villas-Boas and […]

French cop injured after hostage swap in standoff with ‘Islamist terrorist’ dies – Interior Minister

Published time: 24 Mar, 2018 05:21 Edited time: 24 Mar, 2018 05:32 The police officer who was gravely injured by an ‘Islamist terrorist’ gunman has succumbed to his injuries, the Interior Minister said. The officer had agreed to take a hostage’s place in the supermarket siege in southern France. Lieutenant-Colonel Arnaud Beltrame was among the […]