Anger at Labour conference Brexit vote

After the eight subjects chosen by local members and trade union members were announced, several Labour MPs tweeted their displeasure. Former shadow chancellor Chris Leslie said the outcome was “utterly ridiculous” and former culture secretary Ben Bradshaw tweeted: “Keeping #Brexit, biggest issue of our time, off our #lab17 agenda is

Deadly Tennessee church shooting: Sudanese immigrant arrested, FBI to launch civil rights investigation

Police identified Emanuel Kidega Samson, 25, as the suspected gunman who opened fire at a church in Antioch, Tennessee, on Sunday.  (Metropolitan Nashville Police Department) Metropolitan Nashville Police Department tweeted that Samson had been released from the hospital and will be charged with murder and attempted murder. An usher, identified as

Man falls 50ft down disused mineshaft

Image copyright Cornwall Live Image caption Coastguard recue teams from Penzance and Lands End were involved The man, described as an experienced walker, had been with a walking group when he “fell down a very black hole,” a spokesperson for Devon and Cornwall Police said. They said he was “shaken

The dark racial sentiment in Trump’s NBA and NFL criticism

Washington (CNN)In the last 24 hours, President Donald Trump has criticized NFL players who refuse to stand for the national anthem and NBA superstar Steph Curry for expressing ambivalence about whether or not to attend the traditional White House celebration for champions in professional sports. He followed it up with

Colin Firth gets Italian citizenship

“I was married there and had two children born in Rome,” he added. He said that his wife was applying for a British passport also, and both his children have dual citizenship. He added: “We never really thought much about our different passports. “But now, with some of the uncertainty

A Storm’s Never Destroyed a Grid Like Maria Ruined Puerto Rico’s

You don’t even have to leave the airport to see that Hurricane Maria has laid waste to Puerto Rico’s power grid. On Friday, the San Juan airport was abandoned. No electricity meant no air conditioning, and no air conditioning meant hot and muggy air wafting through the terminals. Ceilings were

EPA head met with a mining CEO — and then pushed forward a controversial mining project

(CNN)Within hours of meeting with a mining company CEO, the new head of the US Environmental Protection Agency directed his staff to withdraw a plan to protect the watershed of Bristol Bay, Alaska, one of the most valuable wild salmon fisheries on Earth, according to interviews and government emails obtained

Create A Creepy 3D Selfie With This AI Tool

Up your selfie game with artificial intelligence. All you have to do is upload your favorite photo here and voila! Within seconds you can have a wonderfully creepy 3D GIF of your face. Or someone else’s face. We won’t judge. This tool is the work of researchers at the University

This conservative politician slammed ‘Wear a Dress Day.’ It backfired. Big time.

This is Australian senator Cory Bernardi. He’s a conservative. That’s putting it lightly. Photo by Mark Graham/AFP/Getty Images. Down Under, Bernardi is known for, among other things, pushing climate change denial, vehemently opposing LGBTQ rights, and calling proponents of abortion access “pro-death.” So, at face value, a tweet he published