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One seriously injured in multi-vehicle collision on Highway 401 near Brighton

One seriously injured in multi-vehicle collision on Highway 401 near Brighton »

13 Feb, 2019
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One person suffered serious injuries following a chain-reaction collision on Highway 401 just east of Brighton on Wednesday morning.

Around 9:40 a.m., Northumberland

Donald Trump installs room-sized golf simulator in the White House so he can play 18 holes without going outside

Donald Trump installs room-sized golf simulator in the White House so he can play 18 holes without going outside »

13 Feb, 2019
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The US President, 72, splashed out on the state-of–the-art gadget while replacing the “unsophisticated” games system which his predecessor Barack Obama had installed.

Border agents overwhelmed as Texas begins processing migrant caravan

Border agents overwhelmed as Texas begins processing migrant caravan »

13 Feb, 2019
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Agents begin processing migrants from latest Central American caravan in Eagle Pass, Texas

EAGLE PASS, Texas – Even before the migrant

Former Air Force officer accused of spying for Iran

Former Air Force officer accused of spying for Iran »

13 Feb, 2019
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A former US Air Force intelligence officer is accused of spying for Iran as part of an operation that carried out cyber attacks,

Woman describes anguish after yobs pelted her with flour and eggs

Woman describes anguish after yobs pelted her with flour and eggs »

13 Feb, 2019
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‘Shell-shocked’ woman describes her anguish after grinning yobs pelted her with flour and eggs then posted Snapchat picture as guilty gang member says:

Man catches giant ‘goldfish’ using biscuit as bait

Man catches giant ‘goldfish’ using biscuit as bait »

13 Feb, 2019
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Talk about a big fish in a small pond!

Hunter Anderson, of Danville, Kentucky, says he reeled in a 20-pound koi fish —

Hamilton police release photos of Cece Luppino murder suspect

Hamilton police release photos of Cece Luppino murder suspect »

13 Feb, 2019
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Hamilton police have released surveillance footage of the man suspected of murdering Cece Luppino.

Police say the images come from security cameras from

Famous Chinese film director’s desert labour camp movie pulled

Famous Chinese film director’s desert labour camp movie pulled »

13 Feb, 2019
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Beijing: A new film from celebrated Chinese director Zhang Yimou that tells the story of an escapee from a labour camp has mysteriously

Jayme Closs' family releases statement a month after she escaped alleged abductor

Jayme Closs' family releases statement a month after she escaped alleged abductor »

13 Feb, 2019
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Jayme Closs, the 13-year-old Wisconsin girl who was allegedly kidnapped from her home and held captive, has released a new statement with her

Florida woman’s jailhouse letters leads to her arrest for 1986 killing of missing son, 3, police say

Florida woman’s jailhouse letters leads to her arrest for 1986 killing of missing son, 3, police say »

13 Feb, 2019
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Amy Elizabeth Fleming, 60, was arrested in the 1986 murder of her son, Francillon Pierre. (Palm Beach County Jail/National Center for

Saudi Arabia says it will lift travel warning for Lebanon

Saudi Arabia says it will lift travel warning for Lebanon »

13 Feb, 2019
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BEIRUT (Reuters) – Saudi Arabia will lift its warning against citizens traveling to Lebanon, its ambassador to Beirut said on Wednesday as

Woman mistakenly lit explosives instead of candle during power outage: suit

Woman mistakenly lit explosives instead of candle during power outage: suit »

13 Feb, 2019
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A Connecticut woman was severely hurt when she lit a quarter stick of dynamite that she believed was a candle during a power

Austria plans tougher sentences for crimes against women

Austria plans tougher sentences for crimes against women »

13 Feb, 2019
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VIENNA (Reuters) – Austria’s right-wing government announced on Wednesday tougher sentences for violent crimes, particularly against female victims, while pointing to a recent

Investment firm is forced to pull advert of Theresa May looking ‘sexy’

Investment firm is forced to pull advert of Theresa May looking ‘sexy’ »

13 Feb, 2019
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Investment firm is forced to pull advert of Theresa May looking ‘sexy’ with low cut top, red lipstick and pearl necklace after ‘everyday

How leaving the EU could affect NHS staff, funding and research post Brexit

How leaving the EU could affect NHS staff, funding and research post Brexit »

13 Feb, 2019
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Here's what we know about how some think staff numbers, medical supplies and research could be affected after Britain's scheduled departure.

How

Irish backstop not a bridge to future UK-EU ties: May's spokesman

Irish backstop not a bridge to future UK-EU ties: May's spokesman »

13 Feb, 2019
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LONDON (Reuters) – A backstop plan for the Irish border is not a “bridge” to Britain’s future relationship with the European Union

Libby Squire's desperate parents release new pics of 'much loved' daughter, 21, in hunt for missing Hull student

Libby Squire's desperate parents release new pics of 'much loved' daughter, 21, in hunt for missing Hull student »

13 Feb, 2019
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Lisa and Russ Squire issued photos of the smiling 21-year-old student as cops continue to hunt for her following her disappearance on January

From the Archives: The Satanic Verses controversy, 30 years on

From the Archives: The Satanic Verses controversy, 30 years on »

13 Feb, 2019
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Local muslims in Arncliffe, Sydney protest against author Salman Rushdie on March 5, 1989.Credit:Andrew Campbell

First published in the Sydney Morning Herald

Sir Ken Dodd’s £28million fortune will go to his beloved Liverpool

Sir Ken Dodd’s £28million fortune will go to his beloved Liverpool »

13 Feb, 2019
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Sir Ken Dodd’s £28m fortune will boost Shakespeare, a church and hospitals in his beloved Liverpool after the comic married two days prior

Libby Squire’s parents share new pictures of missing student, 21,

Libby Squire’s parents share new pictures of missing student, 21, »

13 Feb, 2019
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Libby Squire’s parents share new pictures of missing student, 21, ‘with a big heart’ enjoying Christmas Day in hope it might yield fresh

British father, 33, is found dead in Belgium after ‘falling in river’

British father, 33, is found dead in Belgium after ‘falling in river’ »

13 Feb, 2019
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British father, 33, poses with his fiancee hours before he fell into a freezing river and died after attending a wedding in Belgium

Mother’s horror after masked men tried to abduct her two children

Mother’s horror after masked men tried to abduct her two children »

13 Feb, 2019
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Mother’s horror after masked men tried to abduct her two children by telling her seven-year-old daughter: ‘Come on little girl, come with me

Ex-British soldier jailed in Dubai for four months after he was 'forced to sign false confession he sold drugs'

Ex-British soldier jailed in Dubai for four months after he was 'forced to sign false confession he sold drugs' »

13 Feb, 2019
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Dad-of-two Andrew Neal, 44, is still locked up int the UAE – even though the person who accused him of selling drugs retracted

Man seriously injured after shooting near Sherbourne and Dundas

Man seriously injured after shooting near Sherbourne and Dundas »

13 Feb, 2019
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A 38-year-old man was seriously injured after a shooting in downtown Toronto early Wednesday.

Toronto police said they responded to a call around

South Korea pushes back at Trump claims about more money for troop agreement

South Korea pushes back at Trump claims about more money for troop agreement »

13 Feb, 2019
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SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea’s presidential Blue House pushed back on Wednesday against comments by U.S. President Donald Trump that suggested Seoul had

ISIS call for lone wolf attacks in Paris in poster or Eiffel Tower

ISIS call for lone wolf attacks in Paris in poster or Eiffel Tower »

13 Feb, 2019
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ISIS fanatics call for lone wolf attacks in Paris in poster showing the Eiffel Tower up in flames Chilling online poster shows Paris

Cameroon's main opposition leader charged with rebellion: lawyer

Cameroon's main opposition leader charged with rebellion: lawyer »

13 Feb, 2019
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DOUALA (Reuters) – Cameroon’s main opposition leader, Maurice Kamto, has been charged in a military court with rebellion and seven other offences,

Toronto man gets 11 years in U.S. for trying to lure American girl into sex

Toronto man gets 11 years in U.S. for trying to lure American girl into sex »

13 Feb, 2019
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TORONTO – A Canadian man who admitted to trying to lure an American girl into sexual activity and sent her explicit images has

Wednesday school closures in Metro Vancouver, The Fraser Valley, and Vancouver Island

Wednesday school closures in Metro Vancouver, The Fraser Valley, and Vancouver Island »

13 Feb, 2019
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Here are school closures so far for Wednesday, Feb. 13, due to snow and poor driving conditions:

Surrey Muslim School (Surrey) BC Muslim

Japanese women rebel against having to buy chocolates for men

Japanese women rebel against having to buy chocolates for men »

13 Feb, 2019
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Japanese women rebel against having to buy chocolates for male colleagues on Valentine’s Day as the tradition is slammed as a form of