How one woman’s stolen identity exposed China exam fraud

This week around 10 million students across China have sat the Gaokao – a college entrance exam which determines their entire future. Hanging over their heads, though, is the recent revelation that hundreds of other students before them were victim to an identity theft scandal which saw them robbed of their results. For Chen Chunxiu, it was an exam that […]

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Facebook takes down accounts and pages of Trump ally Roger Stone

The social media platform said Stone and a prominent right-wing supporter used fake accounts to promote Stone’s books. Facebook Inc on Wednesday removed 50 personal and professional pages connected to United States President Donald Trump’s longtime adviser Roger Stone, who is due to report to prison next week. The social media platform said Stone and his associates, including a prominent […]

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AG Letitia James calls to ‘change existing structure’ of NYPD

The state’s Attorney General called for a radical redesign of the NYPD Wednesday — with the police commissioner answering to a group citizens, not just the mayor. “Let’s change the existing structure of the NYPD, which gives the police commissioner unilateral authority, the NYPD should report to the people it serves,” New York AG Letitia James said while announcing her […]

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Joe Biden calls to ‘redirect’ police funding and demilitarize cops, but camp says ‘no’ to Black Lives Matter’s ‘defund’ – The Sun

JOE Biden has called to "redirect" police funding and demilitarize cops, but his campaign said "no" to Black Lives Matter's "defund." The former vice president made the comments during an interview with NowThis. During the interview, the presidential hopeful said that the police have "become the enemy." "Surplus military equipment for law enforcement, they don't need that! The last thing […]

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Group urge visitors not to leave national park strewn with litter

Don’t let litter choke the Lake District: Great British September Clean campaigners urge visitors not to leave national park strewn with rubbish… as shocking image shows ugly heap of waste by Windermere Shocking images reveal picturesque areas of the Lake District are being strewn with rubbish from litterbugs Lake District National Park Authority is now calling volunteers top sign up […]

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Met Office weather forecast: Thunderstorms to batter UK before weekend SCORCHER hits – MAP

While much of the UK has seen some cloud and drizzle today (Wednesday, July 8), the Met Office predict some warmer temperatures could be making an appearance this weekend. However, before the weekend a stretch of the UK is forecast to witness some thunderstorms. Met Office forecaster Becky Mitchell told Express.co.uk: “Today it’s been very cloudy across much of England and […]

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UN chief: Foreign interference in Libya at 'unprecedented levels'

Guterres told UNSC Libya’s ‘conflict has entered a new phase with foreign interference reaching unprecedented levels’. United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has warned the UN Security Council (UNSC) that the conflict in Libya has entered a new phase “with foreign interference reaching unprecedented levels”. Libya was plunged into chaos by the 2011 NATO-backed uprising that toppled and killed its longtime […]

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Ghislaine Maxwell will appear in court next week for bail hearing

Ghislaine Maxwell will appear in court next week for bail hearing via videolink from ‘hell-hole’ jail as prosecutors demand she remains locked up as she has the money and connections to flee US Ghislaine Maxwell is sitting in jail in Brooklyn awaiting her first court hearing  Date has now been set for July 14 at 1pm, and will take place […]

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