Interim councilor resigns hours after appointment due to homophobic positions

The new city councilor for Ward 1 Etobicoke North resigned Friday night, hours after Toronto city councilors appointed her. Rosemarie Bryan stepped down as successor to former councilor Michael Ford — who apparently backed her as his replacement — in a statement after concerns were raised about anti-LGBTQ posts she shared on social media between … Read more

Abortion in the US: Roe vs Wade decision sparks ‘night of anger’ from protesters

Thousands of protesters have flooded the streets in the United States to express their anger at abortion rights being abolished. Thousands of protesters took to the streets of the United States Friday night, local time, to protest the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the landmark ruling that has supported abortion rights in the country since … Read more

Abortion in the US: Roe vs Wade decision sparks ‘night of anger’ from protesters

Thousands of protesters have flooded the streets in the United States to express their anger at abortion rights being abolished. Thousands of protesters took to the streets of the United States Friday night, local time, to protest the Supreme Court’s decision to overturn the landmark ruling that has supported abortion rights in the country since … Read more

Requiem Adds NVIDIA DLSS Technology and Ray Tracing

Asobo Studio and Focus Entertainment have partnered with NVIDIA to add NVIDIA RTX features to the game, a sequel to the critically acclaimed A Plague Tale: Innocence. On YouTube today at 9:00 AM, PT Focus Entertainment will unveil a brand new trailer for expanded gameplay, the game’s release date and more. Ultimate A Plague Tale: … Read more

1,100-pound bomb removed from roof of apartment building in Kharkov

Combat engineers and rescuers removed an unexploded bomb stuck in an apartment building in Kharkiv on Thursday, June 23, Ukrainian officials said. According to Ukraine’s State Emergency Service (SES), the unexploded bomb, a FAB-500, weighed 1,100 pounds and carried 660 pounds of explosives — enough to demolish the entire nine-story apartment building. A pyrotechnic crew … Read more

Motorcycle escort for young rider killed during Meath race

d Dozens of motorcycles have accompanied the removal of the body of a Northern Irish motorcyclist, who died this weekend during a Co Meath race. Twenty-year-old Jack Oliver was taking part in an event at Crossakiel circuit, part of the Kells Road Races, when he was involved in a collision around 1.30pm on Sunday. He … Read more

Stevie Bamford: Sydney bikini model convicted of Hilton hotel scam

A bikini model has learned her fate for scamming a luxury hotel after previously making headlines for lying about sexual assault. Nine years after she falsely accused a tuk-tuk driver of rape in Thailand, a bikini model from Sydney has been convicted of defrauding a luxury hotel. Stevie Bamford, the daughter of former rugby league … Read more

Northern California Police Helps Skunk Trapped in Trap

Police in Northern California helped a skunk escape from a bait trap after the animal became head-trapped on Monday, June 20, according to the Clearlake Police Department. Fortunately, police said Sergeant Ramirez, who had “no training in handling skunks,” was not sprayed by the animal after he freed it from the trap. Images posted by … Read more

Tributes flow as details of the newlywed Hamilton Island’s cause of death revealed

Tragic details are known about the death of a woman who was on a honeymoon on a picturesque island in Queensland. Friends and family of a newlywed who died after falling from a golf cart while on a honeymoon on Hamilton Island remember her as a “beautiful soul” taken far too soon. Marina Morgan and … Read more

New battery law for children’s toys is introduced, fines up to $10 million for violations

A Melbourne mother who fought to change national laws after her one-year-old daughter died of swallowing a button battery celebrates a huge victory. Thanks to the tireless campaign of a heartbroken mother, new laws will be introduced on Wednesday to reduce the risk of button batteries to children. National safety standards for the use of … Read more