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Officials said they planned to “explore” how they could make the century-old name “clearer” and avoid any unwanted connection with the disgraced Duke.
A new report shows that an app that athletes and others attending next month’s Winter Games in Beijing must install has glaring security problems that could expose sensitive data to interception
Priti Patel’s crackdown on peaceful protesters ignores all the evidence about how to handle large demonstrations, says psychologist Stephen Reicher
A sobering reflection of Britain’s obsession with drinking. We mustn’t accept a rise in alcoholism as inevitable, writes Prof Woody Caan, while Isabella Stone bemoans taxpayers having to fund No 10’s boozy culture. Plus letters from Catherine King, Mike Pender and Owen Wells
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A federal judge has ordered the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to revisit part of its decision not to protect Yellowstone National Park’s bison as an endangered species
Plan B: All restrictions to end from next week says Boris Johnson
A 23st office worker who has shed 8st 10lb in 16 months after being horrified by his size in a friend's video vows to "shout about it from the rooftops" to encourage plus-sized men to talk about their weight rather than "suffering in silence". On target to lose 10st by his 41st birthday in August and one of just four males in his 50-strong Slimming World group, Richard Griffiths, who says he was "born fat", feels men's refusal to discuss their weight means they are less supported when it comes to losing it.
Bidding for the 'Stone III' sale closes on Wednesday evening and can be followed online.View on euronews
NEW YORK (Reuters) -New York state's attorney general has accused Donald Trump's family business of repeatedly misrepresenting the value of its assets to obtain financial benefits, citing what it said was significant new evidence of possible fraud. The accusations by Attorney General Letitia James mark a substantial escalation of her civil probe into the Republican former U.S. president's business, the Trump Organization, and the roles of his adult children. They are part of her effort to force Donald Trump and his children Donald Trump Jr and Ivanka Trump to comply with her subpoenas to testify under oath, which the family has asked a judge to block https://www.reuters.com/legal/government/donald-trump-jr-ivanka-trump-subpoenaed-new-york-probe-2022-01-03.
Plus, why 5G could cause ‘chaos’ for US airlines in the next few days
MPs debated Nadine Dorries’ announcement that the BBC licence fee would be frozen at £159 for two years.
At Prime Minister's Questions, one Conservative MP defected to Labour as another called on Boris Johnson to step down.View on euronews
Residents of eastern Kentucky awoke to a blanket of snow on Monday, January 17, after a winter storm brought heavy snow to parts of the state.Drone footage taken by Johnnie Nicholson shows the town of London, Kentucky, covered with snowfall.According to the National Weather Service, light snow was expected throughout Monday, followed by potential dry conditions on Tuesday. Credit: Johnnie Nicholson via Storyful
Texas hostage taker had criminal and mental health history in UK. Malik Faisal Akram from Blackburn was killed by police after taking four hostages in a synagogue
Hazardous weather reached parts of southern Maine on Monday, January 17, as high winds caused coastal flooding that led to dangerous driving conditions.Footage filmed by Wells Police Department shows “angry” waves crashing onto beachside roads in the coastal town.Nearshore waves of up to 15 feet and high winds forecast to push the rain line inland brought the threat of coastal flooding on Monday morning, the National Weather Service said. Credit: Wells Police Department via Storyful
Nicola Sturgeon said she is “cautiously optimistic” about Scotland’s coronavirus situation ahead of a statement announcing possible changes to restrictions. The First Minister said the country is “in a better position than I feared we would be before Christmas”, but would not comment on whether she plans to follow Wales with a mass easing of Covid rules. Her comments came as the Scottish Tories called for the scrapping of most coronavirus restrictions, with the exception of face coverings.
Netflix said the show had become its biggest original series.
An explosion at a home in the Bronx triggered a large fire, leaving at least one person dead and eight others injured, including five police officers suffering smoke inhalation, according to local officials.A blast was reported before 11 am at 869 Fox Street in the Longview neighborhood of the Bronx. This footage, released by the NYPD, shows officers working to rescue a woman pinned under a couch in a house next door. The 68-year-old woman was in a serious condition, authorities reported after being rescued.New York City Council Member Rafael Salamanca, who was on the scene, said the fire was due to a gas explosion, though the cause has yet to be confirmed. Credit: NYPD via Storyful
‘Nocebo effect’ may be behind two-thirds of Covid vaccine symptoms, study suggests