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Vehicles were on way to elementary school when they were swept into creek
Fully vaccinated Australians will be able to enter New South Wales without the need to quarantine in a hotel, as the government accelerates the wind back of pandemic restrictions. State Premier Dominic Perrottet made the announcement on Friday and said fully-jabbed travellers who tested negative for COVID-19 before flying to Sydney would not have to quarantine. This is the second major relaxation of New South Wales' pandemic restrictions after a 107-day lockdown ended in Sydney this week.
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
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.
Protesters marched in Washington to rally for climate action on Friday, October 15, the concluding day of a week of demonstrations demanding a stop to fossil-fuel projects.This footage filmed by Vigil for Democracy shows a crowd marching down the streets of Washington with banners reading, “Biden no votes for fossil fuels” and “People vs fossil fuels.”More than 400 people had been arrested in the week’s protests as of Thursday, including 130 arrests at the Chamber of Commerce and Stewart Lee Udall Department of the Interior Building, according to participating organizations. Credit: Vigil for Democracy via Storyful
The TV star said anything to do with elephants 'sets it off'.
A 32-year-old man has been charged with impersonating a police officer and sexual offences over the alleged kidnap of a teenage girl. David Peter Young, a chef from Crawley, in West Sussex, was due to appear at Brighton Magistrates' Court after the 14-year-old girl was approached on her way to school, in the Three Bridges area, by a man in a yellow hi-vis jacket on Wednesday. Sussex Police said Young, of Garton Close, Ilfield, has been charged with offences including kidnap with intent to commit a relevant sexual offence, kidnap, and impersonating a police officer.
Russia on Saturday recorded 1,000 deaths over 24 hours for the first time since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, with the country's jab drive at a standstill and few restrictions in place.
Around a quarter of a trillion dollars worth of goods will have passed through Los Angeles port by the end of December 2021
Buildings damaged and residents injured after 4.8-magnitude earthquake strikes Bali
Sudanese protesters take part in a rally demanding the dissolution of the transitional government, outside the presidential palace in Khartoum on Saturday
President Joe Biden plans to highlight his plan to lower the cost of child care for most American families as he makes the case for his stalled social spending bill during a visit to Connecticut
Friday's session at the special criminal court in Paris, where 20 men are being tried for their alleged participation in the November 2015 terrorist attacks, heard the anger and grief of the survivors and their families expressed in different accents, and in English. With chilling simplicity, a mother summarised her existence since the death of her 24-year-old daughter at the Bataclan: "My life is pain," she said.The theme is recurrent in the tragic sequence of victim testimonies. For those who
British singer Adele has put out new single ‘Easy On Me’ ahead of her fourth album release.
LONDON (Reuters) -British singer-songwriter Adele made her highly anticipated music comeback on Friday, releasing her first new record since the 2015 Grammy award-winning album "25". The song is the first to be released from her upcoming fourth album "30", out in November, which Adele has said she recorded to help explain her divorce to her young son. The music video, which starts with Adele leaving a house with 'For Sale' and 'Sold' signs on it, is a showcase for the emotional power ballad.
Tom Daley said stories of “beatings, kidnappings and torture of gay people” played a part in his decision to avoid a 2014 diving competition in Russia.
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom Boris Johnson paid tribute to Sir David Amess in a video statement on Friday, October 15, after the Conservative MP was stabbed several times and died earlier that day in Leigh-on-Sea.Johnson remembered Amess as one of the “kindest, nicest, most gentle people in politics,” and lauded his work on issues such as animal cruelty, fuel poverty, and endometriosis.“We’ve lost today a fine public servant, and a much-loved friend and colleague. Our thoughts are very much today with his wife, his children, and his family,” Johnson said. Credit: UK Prime Minister via Storyful
Tens of thousands of elderly people risk not being able to eat, wash or dress unless their loved ones give up work to help, a care boss has told The Telegraph.
A closer look at the stats as Leicester prepare to host Manchester City in the Premier League.
Supermarkets are being mocked for filling aisles with the same product in a bizarre attempt to disguise empty shelves amid the ongoing supply chain crisis. Asda in Gloucestershire filled an entire aisle with Lynx Africa deodorant while a Co-op in Hertfordshire stocked fridges with nothing but HP Sauce and Salad Cream. The supermarket chain also swapped vegetables for chocolate multipacks in one of its stores where shoppers were expecting to find fresh legumes.