Saturday, September 22, 2018
More than 700 firefighters battle wildfires in Portugal as Europe swelters in heatwave Red alerts have been issued for temperatures in excess of 45C in some parts – with the heatwave forecast to last for days to come. Two women jump...
Body found in search for missing midwife Samantha Eastwood (28) – UK Police Samantha Eastwood who was last seen leaving work at Royal Stoke Hospital at 7.45am on Friday, July 27. Detectives in the UK searching for missing midwife Samantha Eastwood...
Demonstrators arrested as right-wing and anti-fascist groups clash in Portland A counter-protester argues with police during a rally by the Patriot Prayer group in Portland, Oregon, U.S. August 4, 2018. REUTERS/Bob Strong Small scuffles broke out on Saturday as police in...
People are sharing the tiny acts which make them love their partner and its serious goals These are seriously inspiring. (monkeybusinessimages/ Getty Images) Twitter users are sharing lovely things their romantic partner does for them. Metro journalist Hattie Gladwell asked her 16,000 followers...
Watch: Drones armed with explosives used in attempt to assassinate Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro In this photo released by China's Xinhua News Agency, an uniformed official bleeds from the head following an incident during a speech by Venezuela's President Nicolas...
Trump urged to provide wildfire aid as California battles 17 blazes The fires have destroyed hundreds of homes, killed eight people and shut down Yosemite National Park. Flames from a wildfire advance down a hillside, towering over homes near Lakeport, California...
Caracas explosions were an attempted attack on Maduro – Venezuelan government The president was speaking during a celebration of the National Guard’s 81st anniversary. Venezuela’s president Nicolas Maduro was subject of an attempted attack (Ariana Cubillos/AP) Explosions heard at a military event...
Lisbon's 37-year temperature record broken as Iberian peninsula bakes in heatwave People cool of with water from a fountain during a hot summer day, in the basque city of Vitoria, northern Spain Lisbon has broken a 37-year-old record to notch its...
Ai Weiwei’s Beijing studio destroyed by officials The artist said he had been given no notice of the demolition. Ai Weiwei is a frequent critic of the Chinese government (PA) Chinese artist Ai Weiwei says authorities have begun razing his Beijing studio. The...
‘Assassination bid’ on Venezuelan leader with drones carrying explosives The president was speaking during a celebration of the National Guard’s 81st anniversary. Venezuela’s Bolivarian National guards officers occupy the Bolivar Avenue (Fernando Llano/AP) Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro dodged an apparent assassination attempt...

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