Monthly Archives: August 2017

Fiat Chrysler to Modify 100,000 Vehicles After Accusations of Emissions Cheating

The company said it would issue a software update for the vehicles as part of efforts to reach a settlement with United States regulators.

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How Jean-Michel Basquiat Became The Ultimate American Artist

Jean-Michel Basquiat, hailed as the first black art starĀ to break through New York?s predominantly white gallery world, made history on Thursday when his untitled painting sold for a heart-stoppingĀ $110.5 million. After the record Sotheby?s sale, the late Basquiat ? who … Continue reading

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North Korea diplomat in Iran: CIA attempted to kill leader

North Korea’s ambassador to Iran accused the intelligence agencies of the U.S. and South Korea of attempting to launch a biochemical attack against Kim Jong Un.

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Garden of the Ediacaran was more dynamic than previously thought, study suggests

The Garden of the Ediacaran was livelier than previously thought, study suggests. Researchers believe several Precambrian species used currents to move and eat.

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Text-to-switch plan for mobile users

Ofcom wants to make it easier for people to switch operator – but it has ruled out a simpler option.

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Belfast woman making magical make-up

Ashley Stanley, 26, from Newtownabbey, has gained hundreds of followers on social media.

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Syria and Russia condemn US-led attack on pro-Assad forces

The attack on a pro-Assad convoy was a “violation of Syrian sovereignty”, Russia says.

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Controversial Puerto Rican Nationalist Oscar Lopez Rivera Returns To Chicago

CHICAGO ? Throughout many of the 35 years that Puerto Rican nationalist icon Oscar Lopez Rivera was behind bars, residents of one Chicago neighborhood saw him every day. Murals and sun-bleached images of Lopez Rivera plastered windows along the ?Paseo … Continue reading

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Filming beneath the rubble

When this man’s house collapsed on top of him, he turned on the camera.

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Exeter City 3-2 Carlisle United (agg: 6-5)

Jack Stacey’s 95th-minute winner sees Exeter beat Carlisle to reach the League Two play-off final after a dramatic tie.

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