Britain is supplying Ukraine with short-range anti-tank missiles for self-defence after Russia amassed about 100,000 troops on its border, the defence secretary said. Ben Wallace told MPs a small team of British troops would also be sent to Ukraine to provide training ... Russia denies any invasion plans and accuses the West of aggression ... He said ... .
How did a British man from Blackburn end up holding four people hostage in a synagogue in Texas? That is the question both UK and US authorities are now trying to answer after the FBI named Malik Faisal Akram as Saturday's hostage-taker ...Finally a hostage rescue team secured the prisoners, and Akram was killed, though it's not clear exactly how ... .
AMSTERDAM — A cold case team that combed through evidence for five years in a bid to unravel one of World War II's enduring mysteries has reached what it calls the "most likely scenario" of who betrayed Jewish teenage diarist Anne Frank and her family ... Bayens was quick to add that, "we don't have 100% certainty." ... .
The sixth mass extinction of the planet’s biodiversity is currently underway, according to a new study confirming previous warnings that the Earth’s species have been dying off at an accelerated rate in the last few centuries ... .
Every year, on the third Monday in January, America hosts a Sadie Hawkins-style role-reversal where the entire country pretends to celebrate a man whose achievements and values they spent the previous 364 days ignoring, demonizing and trying to dismantle ...That’s right, it’s MLK Day! ... I am not condemning this all-American tradition of gaslighting ... .
By AlexanderRatz and Pavel Polityuk ... "Diplomacy is the only way." ... A cyber attack against Ukraine has further inflamed tensions ... This is the key now," Kuleba said at the briefing ... Ukraine opposes Nord Stream 2, a pipeline, yet to open, that would ship Russian gas to Germany, circumventing transit through Ukraine ... .
New research from Dr. Oluwakemi (Kemi) Shobowale shows that people prefer to get their paid mascara recommendations from influencers than celebrities. Dr. Shobowale is a social media enthusiast and recently completed her Ph.D. on celebrity endorsement with a focus on beauty influencers. Her research found that 'micro-celebrities'—i.e ... Shobowale ... Citation.