Footage appears to show gunman at Russian university
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Footage appears to show gunman at Russian university
A government watchdog group says it has filed an ethics complaint against White House press secretary Jen Psaki for a comment she made earlier this week about Virginia Democratic gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe
A New Zealand woman did her best Bruce Bogtrotter impression in Auckland, eating an entire three-tier Japanese cheesecake in under five minutes.Auckland-based competitive eater and model Nela Zisser can often be found making her way through outrageous food challenges.“It’s, like, so creamy,” Zisser says in the video as she eats the cheesecake, which she bought from Uncle Tetsu’s and decorated herself.She managed to scarf down the dessert in just four minutes and 55 seconds without the help of any liquids.Zisser’s YouTube account chronicles such food feats as wolfing down 10 Burger King Whoppers in 17 minutes, devouring a 1-kg burrito in just under 100 seconds, and consuming a 2.2-pound jar of Nutella in under four minutes. Credit: Nela Zisser via Storyful
Heavy rain and flooding hit San Antonio, Texas, on Wednesday, October 13.The National Weather Service said scattered showers and thunderstorms would continue to push eastward through the morning hours on Thursday, while the threat of heavy rainfall and flash flooding will continue for south central Texas through the early and mid-morning hours.This footage shows heavy rain pouring down on San Antonio on Wednesday. Credit: @ms.lysistrata via Storyful
An Aston Martin DB5 complete with rotating machine gun headlamps used in the filming of the James Bond movie No Time To Die has been unveiled as the centrepiece of a new exhibition. The stunt replica, which also features a changing LED number plate and bullet hole damage, is on show as part of the Bond In Motion display at the National Motor Museum in Beaulieu, in the New Forest, Hampshire.
Stirring image of striking worker Jason Schultz praised for being ‘worth a thousand words’
Eight countries and the EU diplomatic chief on Friday urged the Myanmar junta to let a regional special envoy meet ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
‘Just shows no amount of money can buy manners and class’ says one social media user
This is the heart-stopping moment an impatient driver leapt from his car moments before it was hit by an oncoming train.
The Brexit brawl has kicked into high gear, almost a year after a deal on a free trade agreement was supposed to have officially sealed the separation between the European Union and the United Kingdom
People across the northern hemisphere were treated to a dazzling view of the aurora borealis on Monday, October 11.This clip, taken by Patrick Traudt, shows the lights shimmering over Vincent Lake in Alberta, Canada.The northern lights were also visible in the UK and the US on Monday. Credit: Patrick Traudt via Storyful
The TV star said anything to do with elephants 'sets it off'.
Germany rejects new negotiations over the Northern Ireland Protocol, which stipulates Northern Ireland's will continue to follow EU rules on product standards to prevent checks along the border, a German government spokesperson said on Friday. On Wednesday, the European Commission published proposals to simplify the implementation of the Northern Ireland Protocol and the German government supports these proposals, the spokesperson said.
Around a quarter of a trillion dollars worth of goods will have passed through Los Angeles port by the end of December 2021
Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo has been nominated as the presidential candidate of France's Socialist party, partial party vote results showed Thursday, despite her languishing in the race to unseat incumbent Emmanuel Macron. The 62-year-old politician, who announced her plans to run for president a month ago, aims to revive the fortunes of the beleaguered Socialists in April's election with a campaign stressing environmental and social issues.She won more than 72 percent of votes cast by party member
On October 13, the United States announced plans to reopen its land borders with Mexico and Canada to fully-vaccinated travelers in November.
China and other major polluters have a “moral duty” to step up the battle against global warming, a Cabinet minister said on Friday as pressure grew on President Xi Jinping to attend COP26. Transport Secretary Grant Shapps warned that countries that snub the summit in Glasgow will be seen as “outliers”, with the “world watching” what action political leaders will take to stop floods, fires and other climate change disasters. It came as the Queen gave permission for Buckingham Palace to be lit up in green to send a signal around the world that Britain is embracing the fight against global warming.
Country diary: Lichen shows that there is life among the deadEgleton, Rutland: The living pile on to the foundations of the dead, generation after generation ‘Like a picture on a sombre wall or, indeed, a butterfly on a village sign, lichen adorns these old stones with an art no sculptor could emulate.’ Photograph: Simon Ingram
Andrea Bocelli signs with Universal Music to cash in amid streaming era. Italian star whose back catalogue has been streamed more than 5bn times plans to release new albums
Cave rescue team member had to squeeze through tight gap and use hot dog to free animal
A John Lewis home insurance advert featuring a young boy in a dress was praised by singer Stevie Nicks on Thursday after an online row. “Love this!” Nicks tweeted, re-posting the video on social media. John Lewis said the advert was a “dramatic, fictional story” that updated their successful 2015 insurance advert.