Children as young as seven have been recruited by "county lines" gangs to move drugs around the country, The Children's Society has said.
President Donald Trump on Friday downplayed an outbreak of violence amid a U.S. brokered truce along the Syrian Turkish border. SOUNDBITE (ENGLISH) US PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP, SAYING: "There was some sniper fire this morning, there was mortar fire this morning that was
Back in 2015 when Justin Trudeau was voted in as Canada's new prime minister...he had this to say MONTREAL, QUEBEC, CANADA (FILE - OCTOBER 20, 2015) (SOUNDBITE) (English) JUSTIN TRUDEAU, CANADA'S LIBERAL PARTY LEADER, SAYING: "Canadians from all across this great country sent
Jaw-dropping allegations involving Boeing and the grounded 737 MAX airplane involved in two deadly crashes. According to documents seen by Reuters… Instant messages between the MAX's then-chief technical pilot and another Boeing pilot in 2016 show that the head technical
Warren Gatland's Wales side face Six Nations rivals France in the World Cup quarter-final.Since suffering an agonising 9-8 loss in the 2011 World Cup semi-final, Wales have beaten France in seven of the last eight meetings.Gatland’s time with Wales ends after the tournament and the New Zealander
Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage called on MPs to reject Boris Johnson's deal during the meaningful vote in Parliament on Saturday.Mr Farage said the revised deal was no different to the one put forward to Parliament by Theresa May earlier in the year.
Stocks on Wall Street dropped Friday as investors grappled with weak GDP numbers out of China that showed growth falling to its lowest level in nearly three decades. The Dow sank more than 200 points - dragged down by Johnson & Johnson and Boeing. Both facing scandals.
The violence came after a day of largely peaceful demonstrations as more than half a million people flooded the streets of the Catalan capital to denounce the lengthy jail terms that have sent a shockwave through Spanish politics. But as night fell, masked youths blocked a broad boulevard
Champions Manchester City face a tricky trip to London to face an in-form Crystal Palace side who are only a few places below them in the table.Pep Guardiola's team will be hoping to bounce back from their surprise loss to Wolves in their last Premier League encounter.
Twin pandas at Zoo Berlin in Germany can “finally begin to see the world around them” after the pair opened their eyes for the first time, six weeks after their birth, the zoo announced on October 18. The zoo said a six-year-old giant panda named Meng Meng gave birth to the cubs on August 31. Since then
Swedish activist Greta Thunberg joined other young climate activists in Canada's energy heartland of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Thunberg, who has mobilized a global youth movement against climate change, faced a difficult audience in Alberta where the energy sector provides 150,000 direct
History was made Friday in outer space. For the first time ever - there was an all-female spacewalk. Astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir stepped outside of the International Space Station in order to replace batteries on equipment located on station's exterior.
Protesters clash with police in Barcelona following an earlier peaceful demonstration against the conviction of Catalan independence leaders.Protests have been going on in the city for several days.Many shops and factories have been closed in response to the demonstrations.
"If you look at a preferred share that's paying 5 or 6 percent yield, in a sideways, volatile market, that's actually a very attractive return," Jacobs said. Amid the uncertainty, Jacobs said that he sees growth in fintech, robotics and artificial intelligence.
Emergency services cordon off the Manchester Arndale Centre after police arrested a "man with a knife" on October 18.Greater Manchester Police released a statement on Twitter: "Police remain in attendance at Manchester Arndale Centre following reports of a man with a knife."Officers
Earnings season kicks into high gear in the coming week. McDonald's is likely to post an increase in third-quarter profits and sales. Investors will also be looking for word on how McDonald's hopes to capitalize on two recent trends - the chicken sandwich craze and the demand for
SHOWS: TOKYO, JAPAN (OCTOBER 18, 2019) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. (SOUNDBITE) (English) IRELAND FLYHALF, JONNY SEXTON, SAYING: "For me I just didn't want to break routine really before the big game. I've never not kicked in a stadium before a big
SHOWS: TOKYO, JAPAN (OCTOBER 18, 2019) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. (SOUNDBITE) (English) JAPAN COACH, JAMIE JOSEPH, SAYING: "So just for the changes, firstly, Tupou had HIA (head injury assessment) at the last game against Scotland, and he failed the medical protocols
Liverpool go into their clash against arch-rivals Manchester United hoping to continue their 100 per cent record and condemn the Red Devils to a third defeat in four matches in the Premier League.
SHOWS: OITA JAPAN (OCTOBER 19, 2019) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. (SOUNDBITE) (English) AUSTRALIAN WORLD CUP CAPTAIN, MICHAEL HOOPER, SAYING: "It's important to understand, it's been something we've looked into, what starting well actually looks like. I'
SHOWS: TOKYO, JAPAN (OCTOBER 18, 2019) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. (SOUNDBITE) (English) SOUTH AFRICA CAPTAIN, SIYA KOLISI, SAYING: "It was very tough to lose like that (in Brighton), in England, that has stuck with us until the game we had to play when we got here (against
The Extinction Rebellion protester who climbed the scaffolding of Big Ben dressed as Boris Johnson has been brought down and arrested by police on October 18.Footage captured shows police leading the protester into a van and driving away from Parliament. The protester waves as he passes by and blows
Catalan protestors continue to clash with police in Barcelona, Spain. Police have estimated more than 500,000 people joined the rally on Friday (October 18). "A general strike was announced in Spain and five marches, all peaceful, converged on the Barcelona city centre, bringing the streets to a