News archive from 1 August 2018

Blind man has guide dog taken away after punching it in the face ’10 times’

Blind man has guide dog taken away after punching it in the face ’10 times’

A blind man has become one of the first in the UK to have his guide dog taken away from him after being caught punching it in the face. The Guide Dogs For The Blind Association took action against the un-named man after complaints he shouted abuse and...

Metro, 00:02 in Hot News
 

Christa Ackroyd: Don’t be a follower, be a Brontë

This week I have been on a pilgrimage. It’s one I often make in honour of the greatest women to come from my home city of Bradford and indeed the whole of Yorkshire, the Brontë sisters. No? Well name me three others who have had more influence over...

 

The Yorkshire Post says: Anti-Semitism and why Jeremy Corbyn’s inaction is failing Labour

JEREMY Corbyn has been keen to portray Labour as a “Government in waiting” but the appalling handling of the anti-Semitism crisis engulfing the party suggests otherwise. The latest sorry chapter in the ongoing row involves Peter Willsman, a member of...

 
Apple reports new sales record for third quarter as it eases toward $1tn mark

Apple reports new sales record for third quarter as it eases toward $1tn mark

Apple Inc reported better than expected sales figures for the third quarter, pushing shares of the iPhone giant higher and easing the value of the company up from $935bn toward the symbolic $1tn threshold. “Growth was strong all around the world,”...

 
Tesla countersued by 'whistleblower' it accused of sabotage and shooting threat

Tesla countersued by 'whistleblower' it accused of sabotage and shooting threat

The Tesla “whistleblower” who was accused of sabotage has filed a counterclaim against Tesla and Elon Musk, arguing that his former employer defamed him when it told media outlets that he had threatened a mass shooting. Martin Tripp, a former...

 
Seattle judge blocks release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns

Seattle judge blocks release of blueprints for 3D-printed guns

A federal judge in Seattle has issued a temporary restraining order to stop the release of blueprints to make untraceable and undetectable 3D-printed plastic guns. Eight Democratic attorneys general filed a lawsuit Monday seeking to block the federal...

 
Theresa May must push for even softer Brexit, says thinktank

Theresa May must push for even softer Brexit, says thinktank

Theresa May will be forced to offer further politically difficult concessions to the EU to minimise damage to the economy caused by Brexit, said one of the UK’s leading economic thinktanks. The National Institute for Economic and Social Research...

 
US embassy in London auctions off toilet rolls and old goods

US embassy in London auctions off toilet rolls and old goods

The US embassy in London is auctioning off unwanted items following its relocation this year to a $1bn (£762m) new facility in Vauxhall. Among the goods up for grabs: a set of vacuum cleaners all in need of repair, a used car and 1,200 toilet rolls....

BBC, 00:07 in World News
 
Black Panther spin-off: How author Nnedi Okorafor found her identity

Black Panther spin-off: How author Nnedi Okorafor found her identity

US-based science fiction and fantasy writer Nnedi Okorafor is in high demand. She is the award-winning author of 12 books, the brains behind a forthcoming Black Panther spin-off series, and one of her stories is soon to be adapted for television by...

BBC, 00:07 in World News
 
Fears cash-strapped council may cut services for vulnerable children

Fears cash-strapped council may cut services for vulnerable children

The funding crisis facing local authorities has deepened after a Tory-run council warned services for vulnerable children and adults can no longer be protected as it prepared drastic measures to survive ongoing financial difficulties described as...

Guardian, 00:08 in Politics
 
Arsenal transfer news: Emery problem exclusive, new Chelsea alternative, big Nzonzi update

Arsenal transfer news: Emery problem exclusive, new Chelsea alternative, big Nzonzi update

“To be a great team, you’e got to have good defenders” John Hartson Arsenal are still short of a leader in defence for Unai Emery to deliver genuine success, according to former Gunners hitman John Hartson. He exclusively told Starsport: “Defensively,...

Daily Star, 00:09 in Sport
 
Man Utd vs Real Madrid LIVE: Team news and updates from International Champions Cup clash

Man Utd vs Real Madrid LIVE: Team news and updates from International Champions Cup clash

Manchester United take on Real Madrid in the International Champions Cup overnight as their pre-season continues. Starsport will bring you complete coverage of the match and ahead of the game Jose Mourinho has been talking about bringing in new...

Daily Star, 00:09 in Sport
 

Police release CCTV of suspects in £1m burglary case

Thieves climbed a two-metre high wall to steal antiques from the country home of a multi-millionaire entrepreneur. The four suspects, who were captured on CCTV, raided the home of Prof Sir Christopher Evans in Bibury, Gloucestershire, on 9 July and...

BBC, 00:10 in Regional
 
Birmingham police chase death: Man charged with Sarah Giles killing

Birmingham police chase death: Man charged with Sarah Giles killing

A man has been charged with killing a woman who died when a suspected stolen car, being pursued by police, crashed with another vehicle in Birmingham. Sarah Giles, 20, was a passenger in a VW Golf that was in collision with an Audi A3 being chased by...

BBC, 00:10 in Regional
 
Body found in Neyland search for missing swimmer

Body found in Neyland search for missing swimmer

A body has been found in the search for a man who went missing in the sea in Pembrokeshire, police have said. Dyfed Powys Police received reports of a man entering the water in Neyland on Sunday afternoon and a large scale search, which has lasted...

BBC, 00:10 in Regional
 


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