- The book takes us from Obama’s childhood up to the assassination of Osama bin Laden in 2011, two years into his presidency. A second volume is planned to finish the story
A contestant on this year’s series of Junior Bake Off was more than willing to lend a helping hand when one of his competitors broke down in tears.On this evening’s episode, the young bakers taking part in Junior Bake Off – the spin-off of The Great British Bake Off – set about making a variety of sweet treats for Dessert Day.For their technical, in a challenge se
- Florida police are searching for a group of bikers captured on camera beating Jeremy Harris who had confronted them about blocking an intersection. Harris suffered a fractured skull.
- The system could bring needed rain to the Southwest, with 70 per cent of the area in 'extreme drought', though two to three inches could fall in just the next few days.
- One of Cheltenham Festival's oldest races was renamed St. James's Place Festival Hunters' Chase in the hopes of improving the image of horse racing's most anticipated hunter chase.
- Jamie Acourt, 44, masterminded the £2.1million racket which saw imported cannabis resin distributed across England, and is serving a nine-year sentence after being convicted in 2018.
- Janet Baran, 67, was found unresponsive with abrasions around her neck inside her apartment on East 87th Street just after 10pm Wednesday, police say.
- Phantom the elephant was filmed struggling to cross a fallen tree trunk in Chowkham village, in north east India, on Monday afternoon. The young calf tries to cross a log to be with her brother.
- The unidentified soldier is the second stationed at Camp Arifjan in Kuwait to die in the year. Staff Sgt. Anthony Bermudez, 28, died January 11 during routine troop movementnear Camp Buehring.
- A judge at the East London Tribunal Hearing Centre, pictured, criticised Ben MacMillan for making the 'stereotypical assumption' that Izabela Szachta would not want to return to full-time work.
- NHS England figures showed 5,176 critical care beds were occupied on January 17. For comparison, there were 3,066 patients in the beds at the same time last winter.
- Riley Williams was granted bail on Thursday and must confine herself to her mother's ground floor Harrisburg, Pennsylvania apartment.
- Floyd Mayweather ‘engaged to stripper girlfriend Anna Monroe’ (Picture: Instagram/Rex)Floyd Mayweather is reportedly engaged to his girlfriend Anna Monroe.The professional boxer, 43, is said to have popped the question to Monroe – who works as the head stripper at Las Vegas club Girl Collection which Mayweather owns – on Saturday.
According to reports, Mayweather got down on one knee shortly after news of his relationship went public.‘Floyd was annoyed at first that
- The 18th Century Boathouse (pictured), which Scottish singer-songwriter Donovan converted into a home in the 1970s, is on the shores of Loch Bayon the Isle of Skye, Scotland.
- Asad Bhatti was arrested after officers from Counter Terrorism Policing South East (CTPSE) raided a property in Redhill, Surrey, on January 8.
- Dr Vin Diwakar, NHS London' medical director, tonight slammed Britons attempting to bypass the priority list, describing them as 'morally reprehensible'.
- Guatemalan tv network Televisiete confirmed the second migrant caravan of 2021 is set to leave from Honduras next Monday and a third is slate to depart El Salvador on February 14.
- The buses, which have been loaned by Go-Ahead, will be used by NHS staff in the capital working to treat tens of thousands of Covid-19 patients and ease pressure on the London Ambulance Service
- Albert Pirro had been among those expected to be on the list issued in the early hours of Wednesday morning. But when he was not, his ex-wife lobbied Trump directly.
- Speaking on Today, Dr. Rochelle Walensky was unable to give a date for when the vaccines would be available in pharmacies by mid-February, as Alex Azar promised last month.
- Resident Evil Village – you can expect to see more of Vampire Lady tonight (pic: Capcom)There’s been an unintended sneak peek at what seems to be the multiplayer mode for Resident Evil 8, with the full reveal due later today.It’s a big night for Resident Evil fans, with Capcom set to reveal not just the first gameplay footage of Resident Evil Village but also a range of other announcements for the series’ 25th anniversary.The fact that there’s some kind of 25th anni
- China's state broadcaster CCTV told its millions of viewers that 'something fishy' was going on at the Fort Detrick lab, reviving the rumour that the contagion could have come from there.
- President Joe Biden began signing his first executive orders in the Oval Office of the White House on Wednesday (Picture: AP)President Joe Biden used his new-found powers to undo some of Donald Trump’s most controversial policies on his first day in office.Biden, 77, wasted no time at all in acting to scrap a raft of measures brought in by the Trump administration since 2016. As he sat in the oval office for the first time and with one swipe of a pen, the President moved to scrap nine of h
- A TikTok user who loves cleaning has shared her simple yet 'game-changing' trick for getting pen marks off sofas and chairs after children have drawn on them
The Chase’s master quizzers are set to take their skills around the globe in their new series The Chasers’ Road Trip: Trains, Brains, and Automobiles – and we’re so on board.Three of the stars on the quiz show, which is hosted by Bradley Walsh, are putting their abilities to the test as they take on talent from around the world.They’ll be up against child ge
- Children at state kindergarten number 317 in Krasnoyarsk, in Siberia, pour icy water over themselves in minus 20C cold, which is believed to keep them healthy, and stop infections.
- The van driver was forced to manoeuvre around the large red hatchback after it turned left on the A28 in Aughnacloy, Northern Ireland.
- Officers were injured breaking up massive gatherings in the third national lockdown and forces have seen a significant rise in fines given out to rule breakers, the National Police Chiefs’ Council has said
- Statues of prominent City of London figures William Beckford and Sir John Cass are to be pulled down over their connections to the slave trade following this summer's BLM movement
- Housewife Lauren Billington was in a passing car when she heard Leon Briggs, 39, shouting 'help' and 'get off me' as he was held down in a street by a group of officers in Luton in 2013.
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