Gosford vigil to protest against Bali executions

Gosford vigil to protest against Bali executions

Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukamaran appear certain to face the firing squad within hours. A Gosford vigil will be held tonight to protest against the executions.



'I had no opportunity to fight back'

'I had no opportunity to fight back'

HE was entrusted with their care at their most vulnerable moment. A nurse who recorded himself raping 27 unconscious patients has been sent to jail.

Fotis says Knox reference was 'underwhelming'

Fotis says Knox reference was 'underwhelming'

A FORMER Knox Grammar School teacher forced to resign after being caught masturbating in front of another school asked for a reference.

Bali 9 executions: Final insult as condemned pair denied pastor, outraging families

Bali 9 executions: Final insult as condemned pair denied pastor, outraging families

Indonesian authorities have refused Bali nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran the right to have a pastor of their choice to witness their executions, outraging their families and Australian diplomats.

Bali nine executions: Myuran Sukumaran to look his executioners in the eye

Bali nine executions: Myuran Sukumaran to look his executioners in the eye

Myuran Sukumaran will refuse to wear a blindfold so he can look his executors in the eye when he faces the firing squad on Tuesday night, a close friend has revealed.

The living honor the dead

The living honor the dead

Nepal struggles to come to terms with its loss: in both human and heritage terms. CNN's Ivan Watson reports.

Baltimore rocked by violence and fire

Baltimore rocked by violence and fire

A state of emergency is declared in Baltimore amid violent clashes, that have left 15 police officers injured. Baltimore's mayor announces a mandatory curfew. FULL STORY | LATEST UPDATES | TIMELINE • Watch raw, live video: CNN ON THE GROUND | AERIALS

Apple Watch App Store Now Boasts Over 3,500 Titles

Apple Watch App Store Now Boasts Over 3,500 Titles

At the start of the month before the launch of the Apple Watch, Apple's CEO Tim Cook revealed that over a 1,000 apps had been submitted for the Apple Watch, although like we noted at that time, having an app submitted does not mean that it will be approved and put up for sale/download as there are c

How to make your own gold Apple Watch for just $399 and some change

How to make your own gold Apple Watch for just $399 and some change

The Apple Watch officially launched on Friday and you may have already snagged yours, either from one of the select fashion stores that stocked the device on Friday, or as a direct delivery from Apple to your house. But most Apple Watch buyers have purchased one of the more affordable models, incl

Baltimore Streets Erupt in Violence

Baltimore Streets Erupt in Violence

Violent confrontations between demonstrators and police broke out for the second time in three days on Monday, hours after the funeral of Freddie Gray, who died while in police custody on April 19. Photo: Sait Serkan Gurbuz/Reuters

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Baltimore Protests Spark State Of Emergency

Baltimore Protests Spark State Of Emergency

The US National Guard have been called in to Baltimore after a state of emergency was declared as protesters clash with police.

Confident Miliband: I'm Ready For The Top Job

Confident Miliband: I'm Ready For The Top Job

Ed Miliband has told me that Labour "didn't build enough homes" when in government - and it is an important reflection on the party's record in office.

Photos: Violence erupts in Baltimore

Photos: Violence erupts in Baltimore

A man walks past a burning police vehicle, Monday, April 27, 2015.Image: Patrick Semansky/Associated PressThe funeral of Freddie Gray, the 25-year-old African-American man who died last week after sustaining injuries in police custody, was peaceful on Monday. But then violence hit Baltimore. See

It looks like you'll lease Tesla's home battery instead of buying it

It looks like you'll lease Tesla's home battery instead of buying it

We already knew, thanks to Elon Musk, that Tesla was working on big, energy-efficient batteries for businesses and households using the same technology from its electric cars Now, more information about the concept is trickling out ahead of an official announcement scheduled for later this week. S

Pretty Little Liars Season 6: 6 Questions for Peter Hastings

Pretty Little Liars Season 6: 6 Questions for Peter Hastings

From all account,Pretty Little Liarswill beupping its parental factorinSeason 6. This is good news because, though we're willing to suspend our disbelief abouta lotof what goes down in Rosewood, the idea that the Liars' suburban helicopter parents would not be around 24/7 (or, you know, at least

Thousands of Fans Demand Derek Be Brought Back to Grey's Anatomy (VIDEO)

Thousands of Fans Demand Derek Be Brought Back to Grey's Anatomy (VIDEO)

Is this change you can believe in? A new Change.org petition demanding that Shonda Rhimes bring Derek (Patrick Dempsey) back to Grey's Anatomy has gotten over 26,000 signatures in just three days.

WH faces new racial crisis in Baltimore

WH faces new racial crisis in Baltimore

Newly sworn-in Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Monday night the Justice Department will continue its investigation into the death of Freddie Gray and send two top officials to Baltimore in an effort to quell the riots unfolding there. Lynch met M...

Boston bomber obsessed with Islam, mother-in-law says

Boston bomber obsessed with Islam, mother-in-law says

BOSTON: The American mother-in-law of the deceased mastermind of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombings described Monday a man obsessed with Islam and politics who insisted she read the Koran. Nurse Judith Russell, whose daughter Katherine converted to Islam after meeting Tamerlan Tsarnaev, told a court

'Batman' theater gunman trial hears massacre plans

'Batman' theater gunman trial hears massacre plans

CENTENNIAL: Alleged “Batman” theater gunman James Holmes meticulously planned the 2012 massacre after breaking up with his girlfriend and flunking college, prosecutors said Monday, giving harrowing details of the slaughter. In opening remarks at Holmes’ trial, prosecutor George Bra

Obama, Abe pay surprise visit to Lincoln monument

Obama, Abe pay surprise visit to Lincoln monument

WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe paid a surprise visit to the Lincoln Memorial on Monday. The visit, which had not been announced by the White House, comes a day ahead of Abe’s official visit to Washington. That will include an Oval Office meeting at th

Kim Kardashian pledges support for stepfather Bruce Jenner

Kim Kardashian pledges support for stepfather Bruce Jenner

NEW YORK: Reality television star Kim Kardashian pledged her full support on Monday for her stepfather, Olympic gold medalist Bruce Jenner, who said last week that he identifies as a woman. Kardashian, 34, spoke out for the first time about her stepfather in an interview on NBC’s “Today&

NZ not lodging another protest against Bali executions

NZ not lodging another protest against Bali executions

New Zealand will not lodge another protest against the planned execution of Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran as the pair's final hours approach.Foreign Minister Murray McCully said New Zealand was following developments very closely."We'll...

Five Years In The Making: Improved Safety For Offshore Oil And Gas Development

Five Years In The Making: Improved Safety For Offshore Oil And Gas Development

Sometimes new regulations come out of nowhere. And sometimes it is just a matter of time. Last week's unveiling of the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement's ("BSEE") offshore blowout preventer and well control regulations falls into the latter camp.

UFC champion Jon Jones ran from crash, returned to grab cash, witnesses say

UFC champion Jon Jones ran from crash, returned to grab cash, witnesses say

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. -- Witnesses tell police that UFC light heavyweight champion Jon "Bones" Jones ran from a crash that hospitalized a pregnant woman but quickly came back to grab "a large handful of cash" from the car.Albuquerque Officer Simon Drobik says authorities are searching for Jones, who's w

Obama: There is No Secret Free Trade Deal

Obama: There is No Secret Free Trade Deal

In WSJ's full interview with President Obama, he discusses the controversy over the Trans-Pacific Partnership, the economic benefits of a free-trade deal with Asia, competition with China and Congress' resistance to renew the Export-Import Bank. Photo: T.J. Kirkpatrick for The Wall Street Journal

Kim Kardashian "Still Hopeful" for Second Child; Seeing a Fertility Doctor

Kim Kardashian reveals she's seeing a fertility doctor after months of trying to get pregnant have failed.

Horace - 28th April 2015

Horace, the gormless cowboy, has been delighting Mirror readers for over 20 years. Follow our hero as he blunders his way through the Wild West

Arizona woman convicted of murder in death of 5-year-old daughter who was never found

A jury has convicted an Arizona mother of murder in the death her 5-year-old daughter who disappeared in 2011 and was never found.

Lynch sworn in, inherits hard work on community policing, cyber security, terrorism

Federal prosecutor Loretta Lynch was sworn in Monday as U.S. attorney general, inheriting a folder filled with such immediate and pressing concerns as community policing, cyber security and terrorism.

Console editions of Minecraft adding default female character this week

Minecraft's default female character Alex will be added to console versions of the game later this week, Mojang has revealed. Owners of PlayStation and/or Xbox editions of the game will receive the Alex skins as a free update this Wednesday, according to a post by Mojang's Owen Hill on the st

Kevin Love will miss Cleveland's entire 2nd-round series

Kevin Love will miss a potential conference semifinal series against the Chicago Bulls after dislocating his shoulder in Game 4 against the Boston Celtics, the team announced on Monday. It's awful news for a Cavs team that was the runaway favorite in the Eastern Conference before the injury. Part of

Maryland National Guard on alert over Baltimore riots: governor

Baltimore (AFP) - The Maryland National Guard was placed on alert Monday as riots and looting broke out in the streets of Baltimore following the funeral of an African American man who died in police custody."Today's looting and acts of violence in Baltimore will not be tolerated. In response, I hav

Tim Cook: We are on the verge of major changes to media, and Apple will be part of that (AAPL)

Tim Cook thinks we're on the edge of "major, major changes in media that are going to be really great for consumers" and he expects Apple to be a part of it. Apple made waves in April when it announced that Apple TV users could buy a $15 subscription to HBO Now to get all of the network's content wi

Take action, govt told over Bali Nine

FOREIGN Minister Julie Bishop won't speculate on Australia's potential diplomatic response to the executions of two Australians in Indonesia.

Actress, TV personality Jayne Meadows dead at 95

Karen ButlerENCINO, Calif., April 27 (UPI) -- Beloved actress and television personality Jayne Meadows has died at her home in Encino, Calif. She was 95.

Freddie Gray Laid to Rest

Freddie Gray, 25, a black man who died from a mysterious spinal injury sustained while in police custody earlier this month, was laid to rest on Monday, April 27 in Baltimore, Maryland.  Gray's death has become the latest incident sparking questions and protests about interactions between minoritie

On Everest, Helicopters Rescue Stranded Climbers

Efforts continued Monday to rescue climbers stranded on the world's highest peak, Mount Everest, where avalanches triggered by Saturday's earthquake have killed at least 18 people. Helicopters began ferrying out some of the more than 100 mountaineers trapped above base camp on the mountain, whi

Seven defends Samantha Armytage over comment during interview with twins

Channel Seven has strongly defended Sunrise presenter Samantha Armytage after an online petition appeared calling on her to apologise over an interview with two British sisters.

Moeen Ali Ready To Open The Batting

England all-rounder Moeen Ali, who returned from injury in the second Test in Grenada, says he is ready to open the innings for his side if the need arises.

GDemianyk published Osborne on second homes, Cornwall stadium and putting "rock...

George Osborne has said the Conservatives want to avoid Westcountry families being "crowded out" by second-homeowners, as he warned a Labour and Scottish Nationalist Party coalition would put higher mortgage rates "on the ballot paper". The Chancellor was the latest Conservat

Western Morning News published Eddie Howe is so grateful as top flight awaits his promoted...

Bournemouth manager Eddie Howe dedicated his side's 3-0 Championship win over Bolton Wanderers on Monday, which saw them move to the brink of the Premier League, to the Dorset club's long-suffering supporters. Goals from Marc Pugh, Matt Ritchie and Callum Wilson mean, barring a virtually impossib

Brother 'behind Boston bomb plot'

A lawyer for Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev has accused Tsarnaev's late older brother of masterminding the 2013 bombing plot and providing the fuel to drive the plan.

VIDEO: Police clash with Baltimore protesters

Seven police officers in Baltimore have been injured after clashing with protesters in Baltimore demonstrating over the death of Freddie Gray.

Snooker: Stevens positive after loss

Former beaten finalist Matthew Stevens is positive in spite of his 13-5 defeat by Ronnie O'Sullivan in Sheffield.

Homes planned for power station site

A large housing development is to be built on the site of the former Dalmarnock Power Station in the east end of Glasgow.

Kee sacked as Institute manager

Institute axe Paul Kee as manager following the Drumahoe club's relegation from the Irish Premiership.

VIDEO: Scotland 'has put firecracker in election'

The BBC's Jeremy Vine reports on Scotland's key battleground seats, as polls suggests support for Labour is crumbling, and the Scottish National Party is on the rise.

Labour to pledge immigration action

A Labour government will set out the action it intends to take on immigration within 100 days of assuming office, Ed Miliband to say.

Funeral for murdered Cork student

A funeral for Irish student Karen Buckley, who was murdered in Glasgow earlier this month, is to be held in County Cork later.

Rare Spitfire sale could fetch £2.5m

A rare RAF Spitfire once flown by a Great Escape veteran and painstakingly restored over five years could fetch millions of pounds for charity.

Bank fines to 'fund apprenticeships'

The Tories will use fines imposed on Deutsche Bank for its involvement in Libor rate-fixing to fund 50,000 apprenticeships, David Cameron will say.

Ocean bacteria get 'pumped up': Team discovers new factors impacting fate of sinking carbon

The ocean has been sucking up heat-trapping carbon dioxide (CO2) building up in our atmosphere—with a little help from tiny plankton. Like plants on land, these plankton convert CO2 into organic carbon via photosynthesis. But unlike land plants that are held fast to terra firma, plankton can sink

'Paralyzed Bride' And Husband Welcome Baby Girl

After a freak accident left her paralyzed, Rachelle Friedman Chapman's dream of becoming a mother came true when her daughter was born via surrogate.

In 2010, a poolside accident at her bachelorette party left Rachelle Friedman Chapman paralyzed. As she’d lost mobility from her chest d