Kenya Imposes World’s Toughest Laws Against Using Or Producing Single-Use Plastic Bags

Using an innocuous plastic bag in Kenya may well be something you come to regret. The East African nation has now imposed what is believed to be the world’s toughest laws for those caught producing, selling, or even using single-use plastic bags, the result of which involves being sent to

Kezia Dugdale quits as Scottish Labour leader – BBC News

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionKezia Dugdale said she was leaving with her “head held high” Kezia Dugdale has resigned as leader of Scottish Labour, saying it is time to “pass on the baton” to someone else. The Lothians MSP has previously criticised UK leader Jeremy Corbyn,

No, Tyrion didnt betray Dany and team up with Cersei in the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale

Who watches the Watchmen?Image: hbo The Game of Thrones Season 7 finale left us with a few certainties: The Wall has been broken, allowing the Night King and his undead army into Westeros; Jon Snow is actually Aegon Targaryen, rightful heir to Westeros; and Sansa and Arya are Westeros’ most

North Korea Fires Missile Over Japan, Renewing Tensions in Asia

North Korea fired an unidentified ballistic missile over Japan on Tuesday, rattling Asian markets as the U.S. and its allies weighed a response to Kim Jong Un’s latest provocation. is an option to prevent Kim from gaining a nuclear-tipped intercontinental ballistic missile.  North Korea has said it won’t place its

Flooded Texas senior citizens in viral photo are now safe

(CNN)A widely shared photo this week showed senior citizens in a suburban Houston nursing home, waiting helplessly to be rescued as floodwaters rose around them. Rescuers arrived late Sunday and took the nine residents to the Laurel Court retirement home in Alvin, some 40 miles south of Houston. But when

Kit Harington Is Starring In A New TV Show This Fall, And It Might Just Be The Game Of Thrones Fix You Need

The 3-part drama is about the gunpowder plot of 1605, which was an attempted assassination of King James I of England (that, spoiler alert, failed). In it, Harington will play Robert Catesby, the leader of the gunpowder plot and also Harington’s actual ancestor. Yep, Catesby is actually one of Harington’s

Special counsel subpoenas Manafort’s former attorney and spokesman

Washington (CNN)Special Counsel Robert Mueller has issued subpoenas to a former lawyer for Paul Manafort and to Manafort’s current spokesman, an aggressive tactic that suggests an effort to add pressure on the former Trump campaign chairman. Manafort is under investigation for possible tax and financial crimes, according to US officials

Trump to lift military gear ban for local police

Washington (CNN)The Trump administration will unveil a new plan Monday to roll back limits on a controversial program that provides local law enforcement agencies with surplus military gear, marking the end of a policy implemented during the Obama administration. “We’ve seen how militarized gear can sometimes give people a feeling