Donald Trump has confirmed that Islamic State leader Abu Bakr al Baghdadi was killed in a US military operation. The president said: “Last night, we…View More IS leader ‘died like a dog’, Donald Trump says
The real life Baloo: Cub pulls off a dance reminiscent of Jungle Book’s Bare Necessities as his proud mom watches in Alaska Bear cub is…View More Cub dances like Jungle Book’s Baloo as his mom watches in Alaska
Hazzaa Al Mansoori is about to make history as the first Emirati to reach space. The 35-year-old former pilot is embarking on a mission this…View More What’s it like to be the first astronaut of your country?
Head of the US Agency for International Development (USAID) has compared the damage from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas to that of a nuclear bomb.…View More Bahamas hurricane damage like ‘nuclear bomb’
German children brought to Romania under a programme to help troubled youths were instead held in “slavery-like conditions”, prosecutors allege. Eight suspects, including a German…View More German teenagers ‘held like slaves’ in Romania
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Lorraine Heugh, whose 15-year-old son Nico has autism and anxiety, is gearing up for a landmark case in the High Court to challenge the government’s…View More ‘We feel like our children don’t matter’ – Mum on High Court battle over SEND funding
Not everyone enjoys the British weather and it seems donkeys are no exception. A study has found that, while horses can cope with the cold…View More Donkeys don’t like rain and seek shelter when it’s cold, study finds
Who wins celebrity EX factor? Talk about having it both ways! Today’s A-listers like nothing more than splitting up and then flaunting how WELL they…View More A-listers who split up and then flaunt how WELL they still get on
Russian teachers strip in protest after colleague is fired for ‘dressing like a prostitute’ because she wore short dress and swimsuit in social media posts…View More Russian teachers strip after colleague fired for ‘prostitute dressing’
Every day, just before dawn, Fernando Kushner climbs into his worn minibus and heads out into the streets of La Paz to feed this Bolivian…View More Like a dog with a bone: The Bolivian helping strays
Breaking up is hard to do — and those who were longing for Special Counsel Robert Mueller to bring down the Trump Administration aren’t yet…View More ‘It feels like a cover-up’: Impatient Dems concoct Mueller report conspiracies
We found a great mass of humanity on a featureless plain in northern Syria and every person we set eyes on was trying to escape. …View More ‘Your face is like a shoe’: Insulted by a woman of IS on the ground in Syria
Such expressions – which Dr Shareena Hamzah of Swansea University said came from the “power” associated with meat – would go out of fashion as…View More Phrases like 'bringing home the bacon' will go out of fashion as veganism grows, says academic