'Behaviour code' could see MPs face sack
A working group was set up in November to look into creating a grievance process after Westminster was hit with a string of scandals. Its leader, Andrea Leadsom, called for "justice and equality for everybody". Speaking to BBC Radio 4's Westminster ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 16:00:00 +0300
James Bond's New Foe Looks Familiar, and His Hat Looks Sharp
Mr. Bond will be joined on this new adventure by a new man of mystery, with impressive fighting skills and a razor-sharp hat. Any similarity to Oddjob, the Bond nemesis from the 1959 novel “Goldfinger” (and the 1964 film adaptation of the same name), ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00:00 +0300
Melania Trump meets Finnish counterpart Jenni Haukio
U.S. first lady Melania Trump says she and her Finnish counterpart had a “good conversation about issues facing our nations.” Mrs. Trump says in a tweet that she enjoyed Monday's talk, adding “Thank you to (at) JenniHaukio for hosting me!” Haukio is ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:00:00 +0300
Elon Musk's Twitter Rant Against Cave Rescuer Extreme Even for Him
“Sorry pedo guy, you really did ask for it,” read a post on Mr. Musk's official Twitter account early Sunday in response to the explorer's criticism. The post quickly prompted criticism, eliciting a follow-up from Mr. Musk to someone who challenged the ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 21:00:00 +0300
MEMBERS ONLY: How A Viral Meme Conned Bret Easton Ellis Into Leaving The Democrats
Let me confess a guilty secret: I subscribe and support American Psycho author Bret Easton Ellis's Podcast. His show, titled “The Bret Easton Ellis Podcast” is an extension of the persona he cultivated through his novels and his Twitter account, and ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 22:00:00 +0300
One of Canada's biggest clothing stores just pulled Ivanka Trump's brand from ...
Ivanka Trump's fashion line has taken quite a beating since her father took office. Several major outlets, including Nordstrom, Neiman Marcus and Marshalls, have scaled their Ivanka Trump offerings way back. The brand's sales numbers have slipped ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 11:00:00 +0300
Spy museum nabs major James Bond memorabilia
Various versions of the Aston Martin DB5 have been seen in a number of the franchise's flicks, starting with Sean Connery's 1964 “Goldfinger,” up to Daniel Craig's 2015 “Spectre.” Craig was reportedly hanging out at CIA headquarters last month to prep ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 22:00:00 +0300
Financial forum: Virtual currencies need close monitoring
An international forum on financial regulation say virtual currencies such as bitcoin do not currently pose a threat to global stability but require "vigilant monitoring" as the market is changing rapidly. The Financial Stability Board added Monday ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0300
Will The Real Elon Musk Please Stand Up?
Elon Musk is quickly garnering a reputation for being more petulant and irritating than inspirational and worthy of praise. Stung by criticism that his mini-submarine designed to rescue the team of boys trapped in a cave in Thailand wouldn't work, Musk ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 19:00:00 +0300
Melania Trump, Finland's first lady go twinsies in themed butterfly outfits
Haukio wore a pretty butterfly-patterned short-sleeved dress by Andiata (about $320) and pumps by Ril's, both Finnish labels. It's not clear whether butterflies have some meaningful significance in Finland, but in many cultures they represent life ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 17:00:00 +0300
Who is Vladimir Putin's ex-wife Lyudmila Putina and is the Russia president ...
Lyudmila is a linguist and from 1990-94 taught languages at Leningrad State University, before her husband's political career took off in local government in St Petersburg. After Putin became president in 2000, Lyudmila served as the First Lady of ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 17:00:00 +0300
Parrish Art Museum Raises $1.3 Million As It Fêtes Keith Sonnier And Chad Leat ...
... Mary Heilmann, Barry Holden, Rashid Johnson, Mel Kendrick, Danielle Lauder, Bonnie Lautenberg, Don Lemon, Louis K. Meisel, Susan Meisel, Lida Morley, Preston T. Phillips, Campion Platt, Dan Rizzie, Dorothea Rockburne, Toni Ross, Jonothan Sheffer ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:00:00 +0300
A community in Knoxville, TN, is shaken when a popular high school student is found murdered in her bed. In an exclusive interview, two students who helped police solve the case speak to Andrea Canning. Airs Monday, July 16 at 10/9c on NBC.
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 18:00:00 +0300
Liverpool Reportedly Make €22M Bid for Croatia Defender Domagoj Vida
Liverpool have reportedly upped their bid for Croatia and Besiktas defender Domagoj Vida to €22 million (£19.4 million), but it is still well short of the Turkish club's €35 million (£30.9 million) valuation. Earlier in July, Turkish newspaper Fanatik ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 00:00:00 +0300
Trump tops Google Image search results for 'idiot,' and the British are partly ...
No fewer than three of the top images of Trump tied to "idiot" published with articles on a U.K. campaign to put Green Day's 2004 song "American Idiot" atop British charts in time for Trump's arrival last week. The New Yorker, Popsugar and Official ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 14:00:00 +0300
Croatia's real World Cup star? The president in the stands
Grabar-Kitarović, largely a HDZ bureaucrat until the 2015 election campaign, embraced the party's legacy as the representative of the conservative and patriotic right, joining the lengthy protests and sit-ins of Croatian war veterans that coincided ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:00:00 +0300
America Has Caught Up to Sacha Baron Cohen
Who Is America?, which premiered July 15 on Showtime, is the comedian's first TV series since Da Ali G Show went off the air in 2004, and it's superficially similar. Though Cohen plays all-new characters, he's pulling the same stunts, interviewing ...
Public date: Mon, 16 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0300
Former intel chiefs condemn Trump's news conference with Putin
Washington (CNN) Former US intelligence chiefs expressed astonishment and condemnation Monday in response to President Donald Trump's comments at Monday's news conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, with former CIA Director John ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 12:00:00 +0300
How France Won Its Second World Cup Title
The FIFA president, Gianni Infantino, emerged for the trophy presentation alongside Russia's president, Vladimir V. Putin; Croatia's president, Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic; and France's Emmanuel Macron. Croatia's Luka Modric won the Golden Ball as the ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 18:00:00 +0300
Melania Trump's Wardrobe Goes Mute
The exception was a minor stir about the pale yellow J. Mendel gown Mrs. Trump wore to the state dinner at Blenheim Palace, with its long flowing sleeves and pleated bodice, which briefly spurred comparisons to Belle from “Beauty and the Beast” (the ...
Public date: Sun, 15 Jul 2018 23:00:00 +0300