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NASA scientist slams man on dating app who asked if she was a receptionist

17th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this siteA planetary scientist who worked for NASA has slammed a man on a dating app after he asked her if she was “like, the receptionist?” Dr Lauren McKeown matched with a man named Mikey on Hinge who left a comment on the part of her profile where she […]

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Kim's 'great satisfaction' over sixth missile test in three weeks

17th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Philip Whiteside, international news reporter North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has expressed “great satisfaction” over the “amazing success” of his country’s missile programme after another test on Friday, according to state run media. The North Korean leader was seen in a newly released photo smiling […]

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US issues warrant to stop Iranian tanker leaving Gibraltar

17th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Rachael Kennedy, news reporter The US has issued a warrant to seize an Iranian supertanker in a bid to prevent it from leaving Gibraltar. Iran’s Grace 1 tanker, which is carrying 2.1 million barrels of oil, has been detained in Gibraltar since 4 July amid speculation […]

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Thailand's beloved dugong found dead with plastic inside

17th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Philip Whiteside, international news reporter A dugong which captured the hearts of Thailand has been found dead with pieces of plastic in its digestive system. The animal – a type of mammal that is sometimes thought to be the source of the mermaid myth – had […]

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Hong Kong: More protesters take to the streets to defy Beijing

17th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this siteThousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Hong Kong calling for democratic reforms. A protest march by teachers is currently under way. It will be followed by another anti-government march in Hung Hom at 3.30pm and a pro-government rally at 5pm at Tamar Park in Admiralty. […]

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Epstein's prison death was suicide, officials confirm

16th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site Jeffrey Epstein died of suicide by hanging, a medical examiner in New York has confirmed. The disgraced financier, 66, was found dead in his prison cell on 10 August. His death sparked outrage as he was facing a 45 year sentence if convicted of multiple counts of […]

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Briton charged after botched bottom injection kills US woman

16th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this siteA British beautician has been charged with killing a woman through a botched buttocks injection in New York. Donna Francis was extradited to the US after fleeing New York when Kelly Mayhew died. The 38-year-old is being held without bail. Her lawyer, Kevin O’Donnell, entered a not guilty […]

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Trump fat-shames one of his own supporters at campaign rally

16th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this siteDonald Trump is no stranger to insulting people at his political rallies, but even he doesn’t normally go for his own supporters. The US president fat-shamed one of his fans during a campaign rally in New Hampshire on Thursday. Image: Mr Trump claimed Frank Dawson had a ‘serious […]

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Mum who died in fire in Barbados 'not killed by intruder'

16th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Emily Mee, news reporter Police investigating the death of a British mother who died in a fire in Barbados say there is “nothing to indicate” she was killed by an intruder. Natalie Crichlow, 44, was reportedly strangled and set alight by an unknown intruder while she […]

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Elderly couple and dog injured in 'horrific, freak' attack by large lizard

16th August 2019 | 0

This post was originally published on this site By Emily Mee, news reporter An elderly couple and their dog have been injured in a “horrific and freak” attack by a large lizard. The 72-year-old man suffered significant blood loss when he tried to break up a fight between the goanna and the couple’s Jack Russell […]

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