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Chris Christie taunts Trump over election lies
London hopes French president will ‘reconsider’ withdrawal of Priti Patel’s invitation to crisis talks
Richard E Grant has said he was left “confounded” after being stuck in a quarantine hotel charging more than twice as much as a similar alternative nearby.
Two former housing ministers are launching a bid to repeal Britain's 200-year-old Vagrancy Act in order to end the "criminalisation of the homeless".
Thousands of people have marched peacefully through the Dutch city of Utrecht to protest the government’s coronavirus lockdown measures
The exhibition is open until January 17 at the Musée de l'Homme in Paris.View on euronews
Law Commission expected to make proposal as part of its review into hate crime laws
Members of Germany's Social Democratic party (SPD), which narrowly won a federal election in September, voted on Saturday to back a coalition agreement with the Greens and Free Democrats that should allow the three-way alliance to take over next week. The coalition, the first at federal level between the ideologically disparate Greens, the libertarian Free Democrats (FDP) and Olaf Scholz's centre-left SPD, will end 16 years of conservative governments led by Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Family of non-binary Georgia Tech student Scout Schultz, who was killed by campus police while in the middle of a mental health crisis, will receive a $1 million settlement.
Civil servants are being ordered to be wary of lobbying attempts by former ministers in the wake of Lord Hammond's approach to the Treasury on behalf of a paying client.
For the 35th year, kids in areas surrounding Shepherdsville, Kentucky, are being visited by Santa traveling in a fire truck transformed by Christmas lights and decorations.Known locally as the “Santa Truck”, the vehicle was three weeks in the making at Zoneton Fire Protection District, and was unveiled on December 1.“We take our truck and turn it into Santa’s sleigh and we go out through the district and put smiles on people’s faces,” said Fire Captain Steven Corbin, as reported by WHAS11.Drone footage by Doug Cohron shows the first glimpse of the finished truck.“The first things were to remove a compartment door, empty the water tank, remove the hose and ladders along with other equipment,” Cohron told Storyful. “Then the time-consuming part – all the lights, electrical and data cables, sound system, lights to illuminate Santa and the elves, figures and most importantly Rudolph with his nose so bright.”The truck made its first stop on December 2 at the grave of Fire Chief Rob Orkies, who died from COVID-19, WDRB reported. Credit: Doug Cohron/Kentucky Drone via Storyful
Airline operators have said the return of pre-departure coronavirus tests for all international arrivals to the UK will be a "devastating blow for aviation and tourism". The rule is being introduced to tackle the spread of the Omicron variant and applies to all travellers over the age of 12 visiting the UK or returning from a holiday, regardless of vaccination status. Health Secretary Sajid Javid said the measure is due to an "increasing number of cases linked to travel".
The Scottish Government said the restrictions are proportionate and necessary to protect public health.
Fire service vehicles in Oaklyn, New Jersey, were covered in bright lights for a “Parade of Lights” on December 2.This footage, livestreamed by the Oaklyn Fire Department, shows the vehicles, covered in Christmas lights and ornaments, lined up and departing for the parade. Credit: Oaklyn Fire Department via Storyful
A woman has been taken to hospital after falling on to the tracks at a busy tube station in central London. Transport for London (TFL) said an investigation has been launched after the incident occurred on the Central Line at Tottenham Court Road Tube station at just before 1am on Saturday. Emergency services were called to the scene and the woman was taken to a major trauma centre, where she is believed to be in a “stable condition”.
The Council of Europe said Friday it will launch disciplinary action against Turkey for refusing to free prominent activist and philanthropist Osman Kavala, triggering a procedure used only once before in the organisation's history.
Dense fog was limiting visibility across areas of the Central Valley in northern California on the morning of Saturday, December 4, the National Weather Service (NWS) in Sacramento warned.This video from Twitter user @EquitableMaps shows conditions along Highway 99 near Sacramento.The NWS urged drivers to use low-beam headlights, to slow down, and to delay travel until the fog lifts. Credit: @EquitableMaps via Storyful
A classical jazz event has been held at the Spier Wine Estate in Stellenbosch, South Africa’s historic wine region, on Saturday 4 December. It happened despite South Africa bearing the brunt of rising Covid-19 numbers, driven in part by the Omicron variant. South African authorities are on high alert at start of the festive season. Romy, a bass guitarist with the jazz group, Bokani Dyer Trio, said coronavirus restrictions in South Africa had forced artists to be innovative in their performances. America Peguillan, organiser of the Jazz and Classical Encounters event, says it was challenging to organise the event amid rising Covid numbers.
Jamie Dornan's TV comeback The Tourist release date confirmed by BBC as New Year's Day 2022.
Chiltern Railways has committed to expanding trials converting diesel trains to diesel-battery hybrids.
Later life relationships bring unexpected family issues. Like his adult daughter suddenly moving in. She’s come to stay with us for a year while she studies for her masters degree. She’s 28, only working very part-time, can’t afford rent and uni fees.