UK passport: The reason why Queen Elizabeth II doesn't ever carry the travel document

Queen Elizabeth II has travelled far and wide as part of her royal duties – she’s the best travelled head of state the world has ever known. From Canada to Kenya there are few places the monarch hasn’t visited. But what may surprise you is Her Majesty never carries a passport with her when she […]

Driver in Humboldt crash wasn't distracted at time of collision with bus, document says

The semi-trailer truck involved in the Humboldt Broncos team bus crash was travelling at nearly 100 km/h at the moment of impact, and the semi's driver isn't thought to have been distracted, according to a document obtained by CBC News.  The document has not yet been presented to the court. "No tire skid marks due to braking were left […]

Leaked GM document shows GMC Sierra I6 diesel is more powerful than F-150's

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Rumormill,Chevrolet,GMC,Truck,Diesel,Luxury It allegedly edges out the Ford in horsepower and torque. Continue reading Leaked GM document shows GMC Sierra I6 diesel is more powerful than F-150’s Leaked GM document shows GMC Sierra I6 diesel is more powerful than F-150’s originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 04 Oct 2018 […]

Devin Nunes got access to a document showing the Justice Department’s justification for the Russia probe

J. Scott Applewhite/AP House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Devin Nunes of California said he received the document that shows the Justice Department’s reasoning for launching its Russia probe. Nunes issued subpoenas and fought for the release of the document. He threatened to hold deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein and FBI director Christopher Wray in contempt […]

The best portable document scanner

By Amadou Diallo This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter’s independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here. After putting in more than 100 hours for research and hands-on testing since 2013, we think the Epson ES-300W is […]

A leaked Pentagon document shows that the Trump administration wants to expand the US nuclear arsenal

Thomson Reuters A Department of Defense document obtained by HuffPost calls for adding “low-yield” nuclear weapons to the US arsenal in order to counter Russia, Iran, North Korea, and other countries. These low-yield weapons would roughly be equivalent to the bombs dropped on Japan in 1945. The US already has over 1,000 such weapons, and […]

Why there only FOUR passport colours – as UK travel document goes from burgundy to blue

The British passport will change colour from burgundy to navy blue. It will happen once Britain leaves the EU on March 29 2019. From October 2019, those applying for a new passport will receive a navy blue passport. The change was announced today by Immigration Minister Brandon Lewis. Brexit will mean the British passport will change […]

An undercover blogger lived a double life for 2 years in ISIS-occupied Iraq to document the group’s atrocities — here’s his story

A historian spent years living under Islamic State rule in Mosul, Iraq, documenting the group’s crimes and blogging about them to thousands of followers online. Now that the Islamic State hopes for a caliphate in Iraq and Syria are virtually dead, the historian feels compelled to reveal his identity. The historian carried secrets too heavy […]

Fake passport signs: How YOU can tell if your travel document is genuine

Fake passports being sold online are on the rise, according to an undercover BBC investigation. An undercover reporter for BBC Inside out London found that they were selling for as much as £500 online. Whilst most Britons will get their travel documents online through the government, it can be useful to know what signs show […]