'Wolf-like' creature shot on Montana ranch puzzles experts

'Wolf-like' creature shot on Montana ranch puzzles experts

Image copyright Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks Image caption Bizarre theories have circulated online that it could be a werewolf or relative of Bigfoot US wildlife experts are baffled by a “wolf-like” animal that was killed by a Montana farmer. The rancher near the town of Denton shot the creature last week when it came […]

Harvey Weinstein charged with rape following New York arrest

Harvey Weinstein charged with rape following New York arrest

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionWeinstein smiles as he is led away in handcuffs Former Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein has been charged in New York with rape and several counts of sexual abuse stemming from two separate accusers. Mr Weinstein turned himself in to police in the city earlier in the day. […]

Rachel Dolezal, who posed as black, charged with welfare fraud

Rachel Dolezal, who posed as black, charged with welfare fraud

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media caption“The idea of race is a lie” – Rachel Dolezal speaks to Emily Maitlis A US white woman who posed as an African American for years faces charges of welfare fraud, authorities say. Rachel Dolezal, who changed her name to Nkechi Diallo in 2016, illegally received $8,847 […]

Mississauga restaurant bomb: Canada police hunt two suspects

Mississauga restaurant bomb: Canada police hunt two suspects

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Police have asked for public help to find the men Canadian police say that all resources are being used in a major manhunt for two men who set off a homemade bomb at a restaurant in a Toronto suburb. Peel Regional Police has asked for public help to identify the […]

I wish mum's phone was never invented

I wish mum's phone was never invented

Image copyright Jen Adams Beason Mobile phones are bad for us. We know because every day there is a news story telling us so, or at least it can feel like that. But no-one ever actually puts their phone down after hearing these reports, right? What if children told you exactly how your WhatsApping, Instagramming, […]

GDPR: US news sites blocked to EU users over data protection rules

GDPR: US news sites blocked to EU users over data protection rules

Image copyright Press Association Image caption Companies will face hefty fines if they break the new data regulations A number of high-profile US news websites are temporarily unavailable in Europe after new European Union rules on data protection came into effect. The Chicago Times and LA Times were among those posting messages saying they were […]

Steve Bannon on Newsnight talks Trump, racism and the Mueller investigation

Steve Bannon on Newsnight talks Trump, racism and the Mueller investigation

Donald Trump’s former chief strategist has told Newsnight that the president should not testify in person to the special council investigation into allegations of Russian involvement in the 2016 election. In an exclusive Newsnight interview, Mr Bannon praised special counsel Robert Mueller as an “honourable guy” and said he should not be fired by Trump […]

Mississauga explosion: Suspects 'detonate IED' in restaurant

Mississauga explosion: Suspects 'detonate IED' in restaurant

Image copyright Peel Paramedics A homemade bomb has exploded at a restaurant in Mississauga, Canada’s sixth largest city, injuring 15 people. Local police say two suspects entered the Bombay Bhel restaurant in the city late on Thursday and detonated the improvised explosive device. Ambulance services said that three of the 15 people taken to hospital […]

Philip Roth: A life in literature

Philip Roth: A life in literature

One of the great American authors, Philip Roth, has died aged 85. The Pulitzer, National Book Award and Man Booker International Prize-winning novelist’s work drew its inspiration from Jewish family life, sex and American ideals. His works included American Pastoral, I Married a Communist and Portnoy’s Complaint. Source link

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