Saturday, 14 Dec 2019

World News

Rare gold coin worth $1,500 found in Salvation Army kettle

An anonymous donor spread some holiday cheer in an Indiana town by dropping a gold coin worth $1,500 into a Salvation Army bucket, according to reports. The unexpected gift from the secret Santa was collected on Saturday outside a Walgreen in Noblesville, where a Salvation Army volunteer named James Bond was manning one of the […]

Trump aide’s brutal swipe at Nancy Pelosi on Twitter as impeachment charges approved

Mr Trump’s press secretary Stephanie Grisham defended her boss after the House of Representatives Judiciary Committee approved two articles of impeachment against him. Referring to the signing of a “Phase One” agreement that reduces some US tariffs in exchange for increased Chinese purchases of US farm goods, Ms Grisham tweeted: “Take note @SpeakerPelosi – this […]

Woman finds 10-foot python coiled around her Christmas tree in Australia

People often joke that everything in Australia is trying to kill you. In the case of Leanne Chapman, that might include her Christmas tree. The British ex-pat discovered a nasty surprise in her outdoor tree on Thursday, when she came home from work to find a three-metre (10-foot) python coiled around the potted evergreen. “It […]

What to Cook This Weekend

Good morning. I took the subway down to the Village recently, the middle of a bright, late-autumn day, to hang out with Mario Carbone in the kitchen of his red-sauce emporium Carbone. I’d forgotten the place is open at lunch, and it was startling to see people leaning into nighttime excess at noon: frosty martinis […]

Juice Wrld’s druggie entourage WON’T be punished over huge marijuana stash on jet as cops can’t prove it was theirs – The Sun

JUICE Wrld's entourage will not be prosecuted a 70lb stash of marijuana and weapons were found on his private jet, according to police sources. Two 9mm pistols, 40-calibre pistol, a high capacity ammunition magazine and metal-piercing bullets were also found stashed on board. But prosecution doesn't look promising as the suitcases did not have name […]

Nicola Sturgeon says she 'got overexcited' at Jo Swinson loss

Nicola Sturgeon admits she ‘got overexcited’ with her fist pumping celebration of Jo Swinson losing her seat amid backlash over SNP leader’s ‘graceless and nasty’ response SNP won 48 of the 59 seats available in Scotland after having won 35 in 2017 Its leader claimed surge in SNP support means there must be second indy […]

World leaders react to Boris Johnson's British election victory

LONDON (Reuters) – British Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s Conservative Party secured a majority in a landslide election victory, results showed on Friday. Following is reaction from leaders around the world: U.S. PRESIDENT DONALD TRUMP Trump said Johnson’s win meant Britain and the United States would be free to strike a “massive” new trade deal after […]