Friday, 18 Sep 2020

World News

Furious decorator ‘batters sandwich-stealing seagull before jumping on its body’

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox A man allegedly battered a sandwich-stealing seagull to death before jumping on its corpse in front of horrified onlookers. The decorator was working on the storefront of the Waterfalls Gift and Coffee Shop in Hastings, East Sussex […]

As Canada’s Jamal Murray excels in NBA Playoffs, commitment on and off court lauded

As the NBA Playoffs advance in the Florida bubble more than 2,000 kilometres away from Jamal Murray‘s hometown of Kitchener, Ont., the 23-year-old guard who has dominated the court in the post-season has united many Canadians and brought them closer to the action in the absence of the Toronto Raptors. On the evening before beginning […]

Britain’s coronavirus R-number rises above 1.3 as infections soar

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox The coronavirus R number in Britain has risen – as new data shows the figure has soared above 1.3. Data released by the Science and the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) shows the R-number in England […]

Britain’s coronavirus R-number rises above 1.3 as infections soar

The Daily Star’s FREE newsletter is spectacular! Sign up today for the best stories straight to your inbox The coronavirus R number in Britain has risen – as new data shows the figure has soared above 1.3. Data released by the Science and the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (Sage) shows the R-number in England […]

Brexit breakthrough: Super trade bloc would ‘love working with UK’

We will use your email address only for sending you newsletters. Please see our Privacy Notice for details of your data protection rights. Potential post-Brexit trade deals with other countries took a turn for the worse after US presidential nominee Joe Biden warned Prime Minister Boris Johnson that no trade agreement would be reached between […]

Baked beans ‘vandal’ targets children’s park leaving play area covered in sauce

Bizarre images show how a baked bean "vandal" has targeted a children's park leaving play equipment covered in the popular snack. The park in Swanwick, Hampshire, was left drenched in bean juice following the strange act on Wednesday. A community Facebook page for the area shared the unsettling images alongside a warning from an anonymous […]

Madeleine McCann suspect nicknamed ‘The Climber’ for resort breaking-in skills

The prime suspect in the Madeleine McCann case was allegedly nicknamed "The Climber" because he was so good at breaking into holiday apartments. Christian Brueckner, 43, is a convicted paedophile with a string of offences to his name. He's also a suspect in the disappearance of the four-year-old British girl from a Portugal resort in […]

Covid-19 Live Updates: Joe Biden, Facing Voters, Criticizes Trump’s Virus Response

During a forum with voters, the Democratic presidential nominee cast President Trump as a callous leader who had failed the nation during the pandemic. Right Now Israel is preparing to celebrate the holiest of days on the Jewish calendar under a fresh lockdown. Here’s what you need to know: ‘You lost your freedom because he […]

US CDC testing guidance was published against objections: Report

The guidelines said testing was not necessary for people who were exposed to COVID-19 but not displaying symptoms. US President Donald Trump’s administration posted controversial recommendations on coronavirus testing to the website of the country’s health agency against the objections of its scientists, according to a New York Times report citing people familiar with the […]