Appeals court bars release of NYPD disciplinary records as lawsuit unfolds

A federal appeals court has temporarily barred the release of all NYPD disciplinary records as a lawsuit by cops seeking to prevent the information from going public under new legislation makes its way through the courts. A three-judge panel of the Second Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 on Thursday

Qantas $787 'boomerang flight' sells out in 10 MINUTES

Seven-hour ‘flight to nowhere’ that takes off and lands at the same Australian airport sells out in just TEN MINUTES Qantas’ Great Southern Land flight will leave and return to Sydney on October 10 The flight will go over Great Barrier Reef, Uluru, Byron Bay and Sydney Harbour  Qantas say the

Former President Obama to release first volume of memoir on Nov. 17

Former President Obama will release his new memoir in two volumes, with the first coming out shortly after Election day, his publisher, Penguin Random House, announced Thursday morning. The 768-page first volume, titled “A Promised Land,” will be released on Nov. 17, two weeks after the presidential election. The book,

Senior Melbourne Uni staff warn cuts will do long-term harm

Hundreds of the University of Melbourne’s most senior academics have urged it to pull back from its plan to slash hundreds of jobs as part of a “pandemic reset program” they warn will damage the university’s global standing. As the university prepares to shed 450 jobs in response to lost

Missing woman's family say police made 27 key failings during probe

Missing woman’s family say police made 27 key failings during investigation as ex-officer says case would have been handled better if she ‘had blue eyes, was middle class with a different name’ Georgina Gharsallah vanished after leaving her mother’s home in March 2018  Her mother Andrea fears the 30-year-old has

P&O Cruises cancels ALL sailings until early next year amid pandemic

P&O Cruises cancels ALL sailings until early next year due to ‘evolving restrictions on travel’ amid coronavirus pandemic All Caribbean cruises will be cancelled until the end of January 2021, firm said P&O added all cruises to and from Southampton will be cancelled until February  Customers affected will automatically receive

Chris Rock blames Pelosi and Dems for coronavirus spread because they were too busy trying to impeach Trump

COMEDIAN Chris Rock is blaming Democratic leaders and House Speaker Nancy Pelosi—rather than President Donald Trump—for letting the coronavirus “pandemic come in.”  Rock accused Democrats of trying to impeach Trump instead of focusing on the threat of Covid-19 entering the United States, in an interview with The New York Times

Boris Johnson says UK could rip up rules on how foreign aid is spent

UK could rip up rules on how foreign aid is spent so handouts serve our interests more, Boris Johnson says Boris Johnson suggested the Government could stop following the international definition of what can be counted as aid.  The UK is legally committed to spending 0.7 per cent of national