Category: World News

North Korea performs key test to build more threatening ICBM

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korean leader Kim Jong Un supervised the test of a “high-thrust solid-fuel motor” for a new strategic weapon, state media reported Friday, a development that could allow him to possess a more mobile, harder-to-detect arsenal of intercontinental ballistic missiles that can reach the mainland U.S. Thursday’s “static firing test”

Jersey flat explosion death toll rises to nine, police chief confirms

Confirmed death toll in Jersey flat block explosion rises to NINE with no more residents unaccounted for, police say as investigators continue to probe cause of blast The blast happened at about 4am on Saturday and levelled a building in St Helier Seven of the victims have been named at the Haut du Mont site in

Prince Harry speaks of Prince Philip's death in Netflix docuseries

‘I was actually really happy for my grandfather’: Prince Harry speaks of Prince Philip’s death in Netflix docuseries saying he ‘went quietly, peacefully and happily Prince Harry speaks out about his ‘grandpa’s’ death in latest Netflix docuseries The Duke of Sussex said Prince Philip had died ‘quietly, peacefully and happily’ Prince Harry also paid tribute

Delivery driver trips over when chasing after his van down icy street

Give me a brake! Moment delivery driver chases after his own van as it rolls down an icy street – and trips over before catching up with the vehicle and hitting the brakes The unnamed courier did not realise until neighbour shouted: ‘Mate, your van’ Vehicle ‘came within inches’ of hitting other cars but driver

Ex-Twitter censor Yoel Roth and his boyfriend are forced to FLEE home

Ex-Twitter censor Yoel Roth and his boyfriend are forced to FLEE their $1.1m home after Elon Musk shared his thesis, which supported letting children use gay hook-up app Grindr Twitter’s former head of trust and safety Yoel Roth and his family have since been forced from their home following a torrent of threats and harassment

Three 'ordinary' women face 3,000-mile Atlantic rowing challenge

Title goes here Millie Frith and Laura-Jayne Pattinson, both 26, and Frankie Tuck, 31, are about to row 3,000 miles across the Atlantic from the Canary Islands to the Caribbean The ‘Atlantic Girls will row non-stop day and night for ‘however long it takes’ Joined in the Talisker Whisky Atlantic Challenge by a team of two

Greggs becomes latest High Street chain to offer pronoun badges

Greggs becomes latest High Street chain to offer pronoun badges for staff ‘after wave of demand from workers’ Bakers Greggs have served up new pronoun badges for staff to wear at work  The optional IDs lets people show off their preferred pronouns to the public Comes amid a series of different companies doing the same,

Holidaymakers forced to use fast-track service to beat backlog

Passport chiefs rake in £46 million from failure after holidaymakers were forced to use fast-track service to beat backlog which plagued Britons’ holiday plans in the summer Passport backlog in the summer brought in £46 million for the service  People were forced to opt for fast-track services to make sure passports arrived Backlog caused the £75.50