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Abortion video used in fight against law change in Spain

UK Times global - Mon, 2038-01-18 22:14
A graphic video featuring aborted foetuses was shown to teenage pupils at a Catholic school as part of a campaign against the Spanish Government’s planned abortion reform.
Categories: GlobalWire, MediaTorrent

Yemen faces world's worst cholera outbreak - UN

BBC UK Ed. - 50 min 7 sec ago
Yemen has more than 200,000 suspected cholera cases, and 1,300 people have already died, the UN says.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Cladding fire tests failed by 34 blocks in 17 areas

BBC UK Ed. - 1 hour 26 min ago
So far, 34 cladding samples from 17 areas have been sent to the government's laboratory - and every one has failed fire safety tests.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Bethnal Green fire: One home destroyed and one man in hospital

BBC UK Ed. - 2 hours 55 min ago
Fire breaks out in a flat and spreads to the roof of the four-storey block in east London.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Poutine

MN Flickr - 3 hours 14 min ago

rabidscottsman posted a photo:

Fries, Cheese Curds, Gravy, Pork Meatloaf, Fresh Herbs

Served at Forager Brewing
Rochester Minnesota

Categories: Minnesnota

Five ways politicians can win over young voters

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 17 min ago
Around 54% of 18-24 year-olds voted in the most recent election, new figures have shown.
Categories: MediaTorrent

The 'forgotten city' of the 2007 summer floods

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 30 min ago
More than 6,000 people in Hull were forced from their homes in the June floods - how has the city rebounded?
Categories: MediaTorrent

Trump accuses Obama of inaction over Russia meddling claim

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 31 min ago
The president says his predecessor "did nothing" despite knowing of meddling claims before the poll.
Categories: MediaTorrent

The teenagers growing up with cancer

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 38 min ago
Three teens share their experiences of being treated for cancer at a pivotal time in their lives.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Back on the former DM&E

MN Flickr - 3 hours 41 min ago

wc_sd45_7500 posted a photo:

Three former IC&E SD40-2s, now under RCP&E ownership, roar through the small town of Cobden, MN as they head west. It was a welcomed sight to see some blue and gold again AND have them be on home rails. I would chase this train almost all the way to Tracy, MN before calling it a day.

Categories: Minnesnota

Free trade deals for 'poorest countries' to be maintained post-Brexit

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 43 min ago
The government commits to maintaining duty-free imports for 48 developing countries.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Canada to apologise for 'LGBT purge' in government

BBC UK Ed. - 3 hours 56 min ago
During the Cold War, hundreds of gay men and lesbians in Canada lost government and military jobs because of their sexual orientation. They are about to get an apology.
Categories: MediaTorrent

The Hollywood stars who quit acting

BBC UK Ed. - 4 hours 7 min ago
As Oscar winner Daniel Day-Lewis announces he is retiring, here are some other stars who quit being an actor.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Odd One Out

MN Flickr - 4 hours 14 min ago

Jackson Vandeventer posted a photo:

CN R92181, the Proctor Road Switch, grinds its way up Proctor Hill from the docks in Duluth, MN with a trio of IC SD40-3s, the trailing one still in IC paint.

Categories: Minnesnota

China's lesbian mothers face legal hurdles

BBC UK Ed. - 4 hours 15 min ago
A growing number of gay Chinese couples are going abroad to have babies, but face legal hurdles back home.
Categories: MediaTorrent

'Cuba Libro': The Communist island's only English bookshop

BBC UK Ed. - 4 hours 15 min ago
Cuba’s only English-language bookshop is flourishing. Our correspondent, Will Grant, popped in.
Categories: MediaTorrent

The horrors of Yemen's spiralling cholera crisis

BBC UK Ed. - 4 hours 22 min ago
Yemen cholera epidemic: 'I have never seen such suffering'
Categories: MediaTorrent

10 things we didn't know last week

BBC UK Ed. - 4 hours 23 min ago
Brian Cant sat in a cardboard box during his Play School audition - and other news nuggets.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Longboarding women - it's not about boys

BBC UK Ed. - 4 hours 24 min ago
It can be hard to get into longboarding when you're the only girl at the skate park.
Categories: MediaTorrent

Foo Fighters finally headline Glastonbury

BBC UK Ed. - 4 hours 29 min ago
The rock band are playing the Pyramid Stage, two years after injury forced them to pull out
Categories: MediaTorrent
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