Category: World News

Mortgage rates top 3% for first time since June

Mortgage rates topped 3% for the first time since late June, as expectations for higher interest rates overall increased after comments from the Federal Reserve chairman this week. The rate on the 30-year fixed mortgage — the most common home loan for homebuyers — increased to 3.01% this week, according to Freddie Mac, up from

Blood was found on front and rear seats and boot of Wayne Couzens' car

Blood found in killer cop’s car: Chilling images show how traces were found on front and rear seats and boot of Wayne Couzens’ Seat where he carried out sickening murder of Sarah Everard Detectives snared Couzens after finding blood and semen in his Seat car He rented a Vauxhall but transferred Sarah Everard’s body to

Mayorkas admits 'tragic rise' of delta variant at US-Mexico border 'surprised' him

DHS Secretary Mayorkas on expected new wave of Haitian migrants, horse patrol DHS Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas discusses the new wave of expected Haitian migrants, the Biden administration’s immigration policies, horse patrol at the border and ‘Remain in Mexico’ policy. Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas conceded Monday that the surge of the COVID-19 delta variant at

Father who fatally injured baby 20 years ago cleared of her murder

Bad-tempered father who fatally injured his four-week-old baby daughter by hurling her into her cot more than 20 years ago is cleared of murder Dean Smith, 45, threw Maisie Newell across her bedroom when she was a baby  The four-week-old baby suffered a fractured skull and brain injuries in 2000 Maisie was left disabled and

Chinese businessman blows lid on Communist Party in new tell-all book

Chinese businessman blows the lid on dark powers in Beijing after his billionaire ex-wife went missing FOUR YEARS ago Chinese businessman exposed dark underbelly of communist party in memoir Demond Shum claimed partner Whitney Duan was abducted in Beijing in 2017 He was preparing to publish explosive claims in memoir when he received a call