Ischia earthquake: Three brothers freed from rubble

Ischia earthquake: Three brothers freed from rubble

Media captionThe moment baby Pasquale is rescued from the rubble Rescuers have freed the last of three brothers who were trapped under rubble after a deadly earthquake on the Italian holiday island of Ischia. The fire service confirmed they had rescued the 11-year-old at 14:12 local time (12:12 GMT), some 16 hours after the quake […]

China relaunches world’s fastest train

China relaunches world’s fastest train

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A high-speed train crash led to an investigation which found widespread corruption in the railway ministry China’s fleet of high-speed trains is set once again to become the world’s fastest. The top speed of the Fuxing or “rejuvenation” bullet trains was capped at 300km/h (186mph) in 2011 following two […]

George Osborne urges ‘HS3’ rail for northern England

George Osborne urges ‘HS3’ rail for northern England

Image copyright PA Former Chancellor George Osborne has urged Theresa May to commit to building high-speed rail lines across the north of England, from Liverpool to Hull. Mr Osborne said “HS3”, which he had approved in government, would help the prime minister to “relaunch her premiership”. A “full-blown attempt to rebalance the economy of Britain” […]

Brexit: UK seeks ‘close co-operation’ on legal disputes deal

Brexit: UK seeks ‘close co-operation’ on legal disputes deal

Image copyright Getty Images The UK is calling for “close co-operation” with the EU to resolve cross-border legal disputes after Brexit. An agreement will be needed on how divorces, commercial disputes and consumer claims that span multiple countries are handled. Currently EU regulations specify how the appropriate court is chosen. Lawyers have warned that clarity […]

Angry protest at Charlottesville meeting over far-right rally

Angry protest at Charlottesville meeting over far-right rally

Image copyright CBS News Image caption Protesters held up a sign that read “Blood on your hands” Angry protests erupted at a city council meeting in Charlottesville, Virginia, where a woman was killed at a white nationalist rally 10 days ago. Protesters and residents packed into the meeting to criticise officials for their handling of […]

Sixty migrants found locked in icy truck on US-Mexico border

Sixty migrants found locked in icy truck on US-Mexico border

Image copyright CBP Image caption The migrants were laying on a sheet of ice inside the truck Sixty undocumented migrants from Central America were discovered locked inside a food truck by US officials as they tried to cross the border. They were found “laying on and within pallets of broccoli lined with a thin sheet […]

Chrissy Teigen On Her Alcohol Problem: ‘I Have To Fix Myself’ – International Business Times

Chrissy Teigen On Her Alcohol Problem: ‘I Have To Fix Myself’ – International Business Times

Chrissy Teigen got candid about her alcohol problem. The model sat with Cosmopolitan and talked about her drinking habit. Before Teigen, husband John Legend and 16-month-old daughter Luna visited Venice, Italy, they flew to Bali, Indonesia, where they attended a wellness retreat. That experience prompted Teigen to reconsider her alcohol intake. “I was, point blank, […]