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Spokesperson for school district said they had ‘heard worse Britney Spears covers, but the lights are a bit much’
The zoo is currently investigating how the virus spread to its hippos
Grievously wounded during World War II, the Kansas lawmaker became a leading advocate for disability rights legislation
Residents of Lynden, Washington, woke up to snowfall on December 6, as a winter band moved across Whatcom County.An inch of snow was recorded in Lynden on Monday morning, the National Weather Service (NWS) reported, while nearby areas to the west and east saw 2.5 and 3.4 inches, respectively.Local news reports said school openings in Lynden were delayed by two hours.The NWS warned that the snow was forecast to turn to rain later in the day. Credit: @DannyDieVito via Storyful
Want to see the same sunrise twice? Get yourself a drone and off you go! In this footage shot on December 5 in Cleveland Heights in the US, the drone first captures the sunrise while flying high above the city. It then descends fast so that the sun drops below the horizon again. And then - it rises a second time to kick off a great Sunday morning.
Cairngorm mountaineer rescue team drag climber to safety after avalanche on Scottish highlands
A "lethal cocktail" of police officer and social worker shortages, along with the COVID-19 pandemic, "allowed neglect to happen," the former West Midlands police and crime commissioner has said about the death of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes. The six-year-old boy from Solihull, West Midlands, was abused, neglected and killed by his father, Thomas Hughes, and his stepmother, Emma Tustin.
A Republican congressman has been criticised for posting a picture of himself and his family posing with guns, just days after four teenagers were killed in a high school shooting in Michigan. The post included a picture of Mr Massie and his family holding firearms in front of a Christmas tree.
Banksy has offered to raise millions of pounds to boost a bid to transform a prison which once held Oscar Wilde into an arts centre. Campaigners hope the move will prevent the Grade-II listed HMP Reading from being sold to housing developers. The anonymous street artist hopes to transform the Berkshire prison into a "refuge for art" with a possible £10m from the sale of a stencil used for the artwork he painted on the side of the prison in March.
Suspects in the murder of a gay member of the ‘Ndrangheta crime syndicate will be in the dock at one of the biggest Mafia trials in Italy’s history.
Far-right French presidential candidate put in headlock by protester at rally. Éric Zemmour formally declared his candidacy on Tuesday, highlighting his anti-migrant and anti-Islam views
A British teenager who survived a crocodile attack in Zambia has said she had "fully accepted" she would lose a foot. Amelie Osborn-Smith, from Andover, Hampshire, had been with friends on a gap-year holiday and was white-water rafting on the Zambezi River near the famous Victoria Falls when the incident happened.
The Labour leader urged people who have not taken up the offer to ‘think again’ and get vaccinated.
Omicron Covid cases soared to 246 after a further 86 Covid variant cases were identified in the UK, according to the latest figures available. The UK Health Security Agency said18 of the cases are in Scotland which takes the total up to 48. It comes hours after Deputy Prime Minister Dominic Raab declared everyone will be able enjoy Christmas this year compared to last year while strict restrictions were in place.
Remaining contestants will spend almost one more week in the castle
The mother of two sisters murdered in Wembley has said the officers who took photos of their bodies are "more sorry they got caught" after they were jailed for two years and nine months. PC Deniz Jaffer and PC Jamie Lewis had previously admitted sharing images of the bodies of Bibaa Henry, 46, and Nicole Smallman, 27, and were found guilty of gross misconduct at a tribunal last month. Judge Mark Lucraft sentenced the pair on Monday to two years and nine months each at the Old Bailey for misconduct in a public office.
Britain will in due course consider whether or not to impose a diplomatic boycott of the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, Deputy Prime Minister Dominic Raab said on Tuesday. U.S. government officials will boycott the Olympics in Beijing because of China's human rights "atrocities", the White House said on Monday. Beijing says Washington is plotting to disrupt the Games.
Covid: figures reveal vaccine lottery for children in England. South-east is the only region where at least half of 12- to 15-year-olds have been vaccinated
Super-advanced robot can now rear up on legs like a human
The bustling, cosmopolitan business hub of Hong Kong may be losing its shine among foreign companies and expatriates with its stringent anti-pandemic rules requiring up to 21 days of quarantine for new arrivals