South Sudan mayor out after viral video shows him slapping female street vendor

  (Fox News) : A viral video showing South Sudan's acting mayor, Emmanuel Khamis Richard, slapping a female street vendor during a police operation has resulted in his dismissal from office. ..

Image source : foxnews.com

US Embassy dragged for embarrassing attempt at Australian lingo

Aome suggested the person behind the US Embassy Twitter account was likely a “troll” who deliberately built a list of bogus slang in a bid to rile up Aussies.

Water bills set to top £500 as company raises £1bn to fix leaks and stop sewage

Severn Trent has said it plans to spend £12.9bn in supporting and strengthening its network over the next five years

Man appears in court charged with 31 voyeurism offences

A MAN has appeared in court charged with multiple voyeurism, computer misuse and indecent image offences after being extradited back to the UK from Cape Verde.

McCarthy confident speakership intact as temporary spending measure fails

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy brushed off any concerns that Republican lawmakers are gunning for his job, but the looming government shutdown is haunting the California Republican.

AOC takes aim at Elon Musk, GOP lawmaker for 'joyride' at southern border

'FOX & Friends' co-hosts react to Elon Musk's trip to the southern border and the criticism received by far-left Rep. Alexandria-Ocasio Cortez for making the trip.

Go North East strike means few buses for parts of North East

Go North East drivers have confirmed they will walk out from Saturday (September 30) to October 6 as well as from October 14 to 20.

Watch live: Trump speaks at California GOP convention

Former President Trump on Friday afternoon is slated to deliver remarks at the California state Republican Party Convention in Anaheim. Trump will make his pitch to California Republicans in a bid to solidify his support in the GOP

Onewheel recalls electric skateboards after 4 deaths

Four Onewheel riders have died from head injuries after being thrown from the boards, according to safety regulators.

OMB director knocks McCarthy claims he won't take a salary during shutdown: 'That is theater'

Office of Management and Budget (OMB) Director Shalanda Young on Friday knocked reports that Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-Calif.) said he won’t take a salary during a looming government shutdown. “Look, I’m glad that the Speaker’s made

No rhythm, no fight: How Europe left Americans seeing stars on day one of Ryder Cup

Europe are united by a sense of unity, led by the impressive Luke Donald, while the Americans look uncharacteristically out of sorts

Court denies bid by ex-DOJ official Jeffrey Clark to move 2020 election case

Jeffrey Clark, who worked in the Justice Department under former President Donald Trump, was charged with two counts in the racketeering case brought in Fulton County.

Parasitic worm that can enter brain was found in Atlanta, researchers say

Angiostrongylus cantonensis, also known as the rat lungworm, is usually found in Southeast Asia and the Pacific Islands, but a new study has found the parasite in Atlanta.

Alex Lowry treated 'unfairly' as Rangers star's Hearts form sparks call for major rulebook rethink

Lowry fired Hearts into the Viaplay Cup semi-finals but won't be allowed to play in them after drawing his parent club Rangers.

Newcastle United evening headlines with Harvey Barnes injury timescale and Bruno contract latest

All the latest Newcastle United news ahead of tomorrow's game with Burnley at St James' Park

Staff of HM Prison Deerbolt, Durham searched for contraband

Suspect electronic devices were seized last week from 30 staff of HM Prison Deerbolt in County Durham as a new operation is launched to crack down on contraband behind bars.

Suspect of Rotterdam shooting who killed 3 was 'alcoholic Nazi' who 'tortured animals'

Reports say the suspect who allegedly killed three people at two separate locations in the Dutch port city of Rotterdam on Thursday (September 28) has form for violence against animals

Coronation Street actress pregnant with first child as she shares 'some news'

Nicola Throp, who famously played Nicola Rubinstein in Coronation Street, has announced she's pregnant with her first child in a sweet social media post with partner Nikesh Patel

Strictly Come Dancing stars reveal fruity secret that gets them through the pasodoble

Paralympic champion Jody Cundy and Jowita Przystal have adopted an unusual training technique to try and nail their dance this weekend

UAW expands strike to new Ford, G.M. plants, sending 7,000 more workers to picket lines

United Auto Workers President Shawn Fain on Friday announced additional work stoppages as the union continues its historic strike against the Big Three carmakers, expanding the walkouts to a General Motors plant in Lansing,

Biden admin hammered by Dems, GOP alike after latest crackdown on oil production

The Biden administration's plan to hold just three offshore oil and gas lease through 2029 was blasted by Republicans, Democrats, environmentalists and the fossil fuel industry.

Trump's Lawyers May Rip Ivanka to Shreds for Testimony Against Father

Earlier this week, New York Judge Arthur Engoron ruled that Trump and the Trump organization fraudulently raised the value of several of their properties.

Rams agree to keep Tyler Higbee in L.A. for two more seasons

Tight end Tyler Higbee, who was drafted the year the Rams moved back to Los Angeles, was given a two-year contract extension. He would have been a free agent after the season.

Dachshunds to dress up for Bedale HECK! Oktoberfest

The weiner will take all at HECK!'s Bedale HQ this Saturday as the company invites locals and their dachshund dogs to dress up for the occasion.

Guardians vs. Tigers prediction: All signs point to Cleveland

Cal Quantrill will lead the visiting Guardians past the Tigers on Friday night, Stitches predicts.

PHOTOS: Ukrainian civilians are turning busted and salvaged vehicles into mobile rocket launchers with scavenged military hardware

The improvised rocket launchers, made from recovered Russian and Ukrainian hardware, speak to Ukraine's efforts to fight with whatever it can.

'Under-vaccinated' London schoolchildren could see 'outbreaks of measles, polio and diphtheria'

An expert has warned the risk of infection could 'increase substantially'

Sen. Dianne Feinstein through the years in Congress

Sen. Dianne Feinstein has died at the age of 90. Here are some highlights from her career in the Senate.

Michigan homeowners paint their front door pink, sparking viral reaction from US postal worker

Residents in a neighborhood in Detroit, Michigan, recently painted their new front door pink. A postal worker was caught on video complimenting the new look — saying she "loved it."

Trump blasts upcoming New York civil fraud trial to raise 2024 campaign cash

The New York judge presiding over a business fraud case found Donald Trump and his company liable for fraud in valuing his real estate

A Taylor Swift fan's 'seemingly ranch' tweet was a fun internet moment. Until brands ruined it.

A Taylor Swift fan tweeting about "seemingly ranch" was a fun meme. Until the brands ruined it.

My Property Box boss launches Financial Services arm

Darlington-based estate agent My Property Box boss Ben Quaintrell has launched a financial services arm.

Fat Bear Week under threat of government shutdown

Without funding for the National Park Service, the beloved celebration of Alaska's "burly" brown bears may not be able to take place as planned.

Tesco unveils 'exciting' change in bid for shoppers to save money and make cheaper food

Tesco stores will see an 'exciting' change rollout in stores across the country from next week as the supermarket swaps its traditional food packaging on over 100 own-label products

Where 'Love Is Blind' stars Uche and Aaliyah are now

"Love Is Blind" season 5 couple Uche and Aaliyah connected early on in the pods, but their relationship derailed when Uche confessed his history with Lydia.