Ordeal by Innocence: Viewers declare BBC drama series the ‘best show on TV’ after debut

Ordeal by Innocence has been dubbed the “best show on TV” as viewers rave about the Agatha Christie adaptation following its debut episode. The new BBC drama, which was meant to be released in December last year, is centred around the mysterious murder of Rachel Argyll (played Anna Chancellor), a rich philanthropist and mother to […]

Police declare ‘major incident’ after blast destroys store & home in Leicester, UK

British police said they were responding to a “major incident” after reports of a large blast in the central English city of Leicester. The fire department said six fire engines were sent to the scene. Leicester police are advising people to avoid the area of the “major incident” which is on Hinckley Road in the city. […]

Latin America’s Fintech Rebels Declare War on Inflation

When he’s on the road, dashing in and out of airports for work around Latin America, Argentine Gabriel Paluch often opens up his laptop, peers down over his thick black mustache and skims the numbers on the screen. His screen shows him the value of money he’s loaned borrowers through Afluenta, a Buenos Aires–based financial […]

Trump shocked federal health officials when he said he’d declare a national emergency over the opioid crisis

Getty Images/Pool President Donald Trump promised a disaster declaration next week for the nationwide opioid crises. Department of Health and Human Services officials were unprepared for the announcement. President Donald Trump shocked federal officials on Monday when he said the administration would be presenting a disaster declaration for the nationwide opioid crisis, according to a report […]

Catalonian president discusses his plans for the region as he moves to declare independence after historic vote

On Sunday, 90% of Catalans voted for their independence from Spain, despite the ban from the Spanish government. As Spain’s government refuses to recognize the referendum, Catalonia’s regional president, Carles Puigdemont, announced his plan to declare independence from Spain on Monday. Below is a translated interview between Puigdemont and BILD, where Puigdemont discussed his plans […]

Petition to declare George Soros ‘terrorist’ and seize his assets gains 70k signatures

Published time: 1 Sep, 2017 07:39 In less than a fortnight, more than 70,000 people have signed a petition accusing billionaire investor George Soros of sedition against the US and demanding that he and his affiliates be declared “domestic terrorists” and that his assets be seized. The petition was initially launched on August 20 by […]

Trump tells the Pentagon to declare an indefinite ban on transgender military recruits

REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday directed the Pentagon to declare an indefinite ban on transgender individuals joining the military, but he appeared to leave open the possibility of allowing some already in uniform to remain in the military. The Obama administration in June 2016 had changed longstanding policy, declaring that […]

Petition to declare ‘Antifa’ group terrorists collects 250k signatures

In less than a week, one quarter of a million Americans have signed a petition to have President Donald Trump officially classify the “Antifa” group a terrorist organization, accusing them of violence at demonstrations and incitement to kill police. Using the petition website originally set up by the Obama administration, the petition calls for labeling […]

Chris Christie-led opioid crisis panel urges Trump to declare ‘emergency’

The White House’s commission on combating the opioid epidemic in America has revealed in an interim draft letter to President Donald Trump that a federal state of emergency should be issued to deal with the crisis. The White House’s commission on combating the opioid epidemic in America has called on President Donald Trump to declare […]