August 13, 2019

Kensington crash: Woman hit by marked Met Police car

The pedestrian was taken to hospital after being hit by the Met Police vehicle in west London.
August 13, 2019

This VC helped jump start the app economy by launching the iFund. Now he thinks an overlooked part of the enterprise software market is about to explode.

Menlo Ventures partner Matt Murphy thinks there a big opportunity in a new area in the enterprise software market. To date, most enterprise software firms have focused on producing applications and services that are general-p...
August 13, 2019

Hong Kong leader’s stark warning

Hong Kong's airport has been thrown into chaos for the second day in a row, with all check-ins suspended and dozens of outgoing flights canceled.
August 13, 2019

Health fears campus reopens but staff strike continues

Pupils are returning to Buchanan and St Ambrose high schools but more than 30 teachers remain on strike.
August 13, 2019

Labour plans to scrap predicted grades system

They are wrong "in the vast majority of cases", and is "deeply unfair", the party says.
August 13, 2019

Explosion may have revealed some of Putin’s deepest secrets

An explosion in northern Russia may have exposed secret information about the country's nuclear facilities. CNN's Brian Todd reports.
August 13, 2019

Barstool Sports Employees Organize To Smooch Their Boss’s Ass

Prompted by The Ringer’s unionization, Barstool Sports founder Dave Portnoy, whose site uses the tagline “By the common man, for the common man,” has spent a lot of his time yesterday and today coming out as a big anti-union guy. This was a predictable...
August 13, 2019

Brexit: Hammond demands ‘genuine’ negotiations with EU

Leaving the EU without a deal would "break up the UK", former chancellor warns.
August 13, 2019

As A Formerly Decent Middle School Athlete, I Can Relate To This 13-Year-Old Who Won The European Diving Championships

This week in Ukrainian diving news: 13-year-old diving prodigy Oleksii Sereda has captured gold in the 10-meter European Diving Championships in Kiev, a historic feat I would definitely be significantly more impressed with if I too had not enjoyed athl...
August 13, 2019

‘Bike gift stranger’ and former child refugee reunited

A woman has met with Egbert, the "kind man" who bought her a bike when she lived at a refugee camp.