Police negotiate with a man who threatened an emergency worker with a large power tool

Armed police locked in a 12-hour stand off as they try to negotiate with a man who threatened an emergency worker with a large power tool The incident started at 9.30am after an emergency worker was threatened  Devon and Cornwall Police said the suspect is armed with a large power tool  Officers have begun negotiating … Read more Police negotiate with a man who threatened an emergency worker with a large power tool

Leaders of councils threatened by Leicester-style lockdowns reject the idea

Council leaders in areas threatened by Leicester-style lockdowns have rejected the idea – while claiming figures released by the Government detailing the highest coronavirus infection rates are out-of-date. Bradford, Barnsley and Rochdale were identified as three of the areas of England most at risk of being hit by a ‘local lockdown’ like the one imposed … Read more Leaders of councils threatened by Leicester-style lockdowns reject the idea

ASK TONY: British Gas threatened to send bailiffs after meter muddle

I moved into a new-build home in December. The developer passed meter readings, meter numbers and my personal details to British Gas. I intended to switch from the expensive standard tariff. A bill arrived in April and, although it was in my name, it was addressed to a neighbour’s house and had a different meter … Read more ASK TONY: British Gas threatened to send bailiffs after meter muddle

ABC cuts ties with Jessica Mulroney after she threatened to sue black influencer

ABC has cut ties with Jessica Mulroney, Meghan Markle’s best friend, for threatening to sue black influencer Sasha Exeter after the pair got into a row over racism on Instagram.  DailyMail.com exclusively learned on Friday that Mulroney would never be returning to her occasional role as a fashion contributor on Good Morning America.  Mulroney was … Read more ABC cuts ties with Jessica Mulroney after she threatened to sue black influencer

ABC cuts ties with Jessica Mulroney after she threatened to sue black influencer

ABC has cut ties with Jessica Mulroney, Meghan Markle’s best friend, for threatening to sue black influencer Sasha Exeter after the pair got into a row over racism on Instagram.  DailyMail.com exclusively learned on Friday that Mulroney would never be returning to her occasional role as a fashion contributor on Good Morning America.  Mulroney was … Read more ABC cuts ties with Jessica Mulroney after she threatened to sue black influencer

MIT scientists create device that will REBULID island coastlines threatened by rising sea levels

A new research project from MIT could help save small islands and coastal towns threatened by rising sea levels around the world.  Led by MIT researcher Skylar Tibbits, the project uses ocean waves to move sand onshore and could be used to add to the overall landmass of at-risk islands or coastal towns.   In early … Read more MIT scientists create device that will REBULID island coastlines threatened by rising sea levels

A herd of threatened dugongs spotted in Thailand’s undisturbed waters during the country’s lockdown

Herd of rare dugongs spotted in shallow waters in Thailand as coronavirus lockdown leaves coastal regions tranquil and undisturbed The sea mammals are classed as vulnerable with only 250 in Thailand A drone filmed a herd in waters off Libong island in Trang province  The dugong is closely related to the sea cow and can … Read more A herd of threatened dugongs spotted in Thailand’s undisturbed waters during the country’s lockdown

Private nurses are threatened with the sack after refusing to treat coronavirus patients

Private nurses have been threatened with the sack after refusing to treat coronavirus patients because they didn’t have enough PPE. Bosses at Nuffield Health’s Cheltenham Hospital warned they had ‘little choice’ but to take drastic action in an email.  Medics across the UK have repeatedly said they are having to share equipment and use items … Read more Private nurses are threatened with the sack after refusing to treat coronavirus patients

Brits in Tobago threatened by armed police as stranded tourists offered loans to get home

Riot police wielding machine guns confronted a group of British tourists after a dispute at their five-star Caribbean hotel – as they were left afraid they would not be allowed home.  The holidaymakers in Tobago – most of whom are over 60 – say they were falsely accused of ‘accosting’ the hotel manager and threatened … Read more Brits in Tobago threatened by armed police as stranded tourists offered loans to get home

Brits in Tobago threatened by armed police as stranded tourists offered loans to get home

Riot police wielding machine guns confronted a group of British tourists after a dispute at their five-star Caribbean hotel – as they were left afraid they would not be allowed home.  The holidaymakers in Tobago – most of whom are over 60 – say they were falsely accused of ‘accosting’ the hotel manager and threatened … Read more Brits in Tobago threatened by armed police as stranded tourists offered loans to get home