Best man punched bride and pulled her down the stairs at brother’s wedding

The devastated family of a bride who was assaulted by the best man at her wedding have claimed he is a notorious party wrecker. Drunken Tomos Rhydian Wilson, 29, went berserk at brother Steffan’s big day, throwing punches at his new sister-in-law, Erin Mason-George. He pulled the 29-year-old down a flight of stairs by her […]

Hudson’s Bay Co take-private deal to go before OSC hearing

Catalyst Capital Group Inc. achieved a small victory in its campaign to block a takeover of Hudson’s Bay Co. on Wednesday, winning an opportunity to pursue its case in front of the Ontario Securities Commission. After nearly three hours of arguments, the OSC granted Catalyst standing in the case, deciding it was in the public […]

Using Technology in Small Group Teaching

Throughout my six years of small group teaching experience I have regularly used power point and you-tube as visual aids and the basis of learning activities. However, last semester, following the lead of colleagues working on active learning in the Dept. of Politics at the University of Sheffield, I adopted Turning Point and Padlet in […]

CCTV shows suspect punching pub worker ‘after attacking two others’ in north London

Police are searching for a suspect after several members of staff were attacked in a pub in north London. Scotland Yard said a man assaulted three men – knocking one unconscious – at the Three Crowns on Stoke Newington High Street at around 1.20am on November 9, the Met Police said. One 32-year-old pub worker was […]

CATSA app helps holiday air travellers ‘Breeze Through Security’

A lot of air travel happens over the holiday season and the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority is hoping to make the process a little smoother with an app. It’s called CATSA -Breeze Through Security and is available for both iPhones and Androids. READ MORE: Expert tips that can take the stress out of holiday […]

Harvey Weinstein posts $2M bond under New York state’s new bail reform statute

Weinstein is expected to go to trial on Jan. 6 for rape and sex assault charges. December 11, 2019, 6:03 PM 4 min read A New York judge raised Harvey Weinstein’s bail package on Wednesday from $1 million to $5 million following claims that he violated his ankle bracelet monitoring requirements dozens of times. Defense […]

Ted Cruz: It’s a ‘sad day’ for Justice Department after ‘stunning’ IG report

Ahead of Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee on Wednesday, Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, said that this marks a sad day for the department and that he disagrees with the watchdog report’s conclusions about political bias not playing a role in the FBI’s Russia investigation. “It is over 500 […]

CNN Skips Live Coverage of Hearing on FBI Misconduct

CNN opted against airing Justice Department Inspector General Michael Horowitz’s testimony before the Senate Judiciary Committee on the FBI’s Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) abuses during its investigation of the 2016 Trump campaign. The move was highlighted by Ari Fleischer, White House press secretary for President George W. Bush, in a tweet: “CNN is not taking the Senate […]

Hanukkah 2019: When does the Jewish festival start and what’s the meaning behind it?

Despite never been mentioned in the Torah, Hanukkah is one of the most highly anticipated and joyous Jewish festivals of the entire year. The ‘Festival of Lights’ tells the story of the Maccabees, an army of rebels in Israel who revolted against the Seleucid Greek King Antiochus, who was trying to kill all the Jewish […]

This election is a chance to change society for the better. We must seize it | Frances Ryan | Opinion

On the last election day, in June 2017, I volunteered as a teller at a polling station in Nottingham. Sitting in the doorway with a clipboard and a rosette, I absentmindedly read the well-worn posters stuck to the wall. As I scanned ads for literacy classes, housing rights and emergency care parcels, it dawned on […]