Football transfer rumours: Monaco's Djibril Sidibé to Manchester United?

Football transfer rumours: Monaco's Djibril Sidibé to Manchester United?

The Mill has no doubt about who’ll be getting it in the neck if Manchester City get over their rocky coach ride outside Anfield by wrapping up the title with victory over Manchester United on Saturday evening: step forward Luke Shaw, José Mourinho’s No 1 fall guy! Ee might be witnessing the last knockings of […]

South Africa's Zuma appears in court on corruption charges

South Africa's Zuma appears in court on corruption charges

DURBAN, South Africa (Reuters) – Former South African president Jacob Zuma appeared in court on Friday to face corruption charges relating to a $2.5 billion arms deal, later telling a crowd he would be proven innocent in the long running case that resurfaced after his fall from power. Zuma’s transition from “Mr. President” to “Accused […]

Samsung Electronics tips record first-quarter profit as chip boom winds down

Samsung Electronics tips record first-quarter profit as chip boom winds down

Samsung Electronics Co Ltd tipped a surprise record first-quarter profit on Friday but market reaction was muted due to growing concerns that the semiconductor boom that has driven the South Korean tech giant’s earnings is about to end. Samsung shares fell after the announcement as analysts forecast similar or lower profit in the second quarter, […]

Marine animals inspire more accurate underwater navigation system

Marine animals inspire more accurate underwater navigation system

In a way, our options are pretty limited when it comes to finding our way around the ocean. While GPS is fine if you’re skipping over the surface of the water, it becomes useless at depths of just a foot (30 cm). Scientists are claiming a new breakthrough in the world of underwater navigation, taking […]

Australia launches investigation over the deaths of 2400 sheep on ship to Middle East

Australia launches investigation over the deaths of 2400 sheep on ship to Middle East

Last updated 16:10, April 6 2018 STUFF 63,000 sheep were being exported from Perth to the Middle East when 2400 died from heat. The Australian government says it will investigate  the deaths of thousands of livestock during transit to the Middle East, after being supplied with footage of decaying sheep by Animals Australia. Federal Agriculture Minister […]

Spain, Trade War, Secret Agents: Your Friday Briefing

Spain, Trade War, Secret Agents: Your Friday Briefing

Here’s a blow-by-blow account of the conflict so far. And in our news podcast, “The Daily,” pro-Trump farmers worry about the implications for U.S. agriculture. _____ Photo Credit Yulia Skripal • “This is some kind of theater of the absurd.” That was Russia’s ambassador to the United Nations, who is leading an aggressive campaign to […]

Meriden teachers receive grants to travel the world

Meriden teachers receive grants to travel the world

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New addiction treatment center opens in Broome County

New addiction treatment center opens in Broome County

A new addiction treatment center has opened to provide services for people struggling with substance abuse in New York’s Southern Tier. State officials announced the grand opening of the facility on Thursday. Located at the former Broome County Developmental Center in Binghamton, the 50-bed center will focus on short-term detoxification efforts for individuals before they […]

Reality Check: Is UK the drugs capital of Europe?

Reality Check: Is UK the drugs capital of Europe?

Image copyright Getty Images There have been 52 murders in the capital so far this year – and MP David Lammy says the drugs trade is driving a rise in violence. “We are the drugs market of Europe,” Mr Lammy told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme. The Tottenham MP added that the UK’s drugs market […]