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Barcelona terror attack: Family plea for Australian boy lost on Los Ramblas

Barcelona terror attack: Family plea for Australian boy lost on Los Ramblas

His grandfather Tony Cadman , originally from Dorset but also now living in Australia, also posted an appeal on social media regarding Julian. Please like and share. Desperate friends and family scrambled for news on Friday about relatives who may have been killed or injured in the attacks in Catalonia. Australia's foreign affairs minister, Julie Bishop , confirmed that eight Australians were affected by the attack in Las Ramblas , including four who were injured and one still unaccounted ...


British gov't to press for no post-Brexit border in Ireland

British gov't to press for no post-Brexit border in Ireland

The paper puts forward a "customs partnership" or a "highly streamlined customs arrangement", in reference to its customs plans. London said earlier this week that the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland should stay open after Brexit without "physical border infrastructure and border posts".


Malala Yousafzai goes to Oxford

Malala Yousafzai goes to Oxford

The proportion of top marks awarded at A-level has risen overall for the first time in six years and boys did better than girls at gaining A and A* grades, our reporters write . She was flown to the central English city of Birmingham for treatment, and has lived there with her family ever since, continuing her education and activism.


MTV Tunes Up 'Unplugged' Reboot

MTV Tunes Up 'Unplugged' Reboot

In its first incarnation, MTV Unpugged featured artists like Mariah Carey , Nirvana , Eric Clapton and Jay-Z and produced some very memorable musical moments, including this under-the-radar Mariah Carey song "If It's Over", which deserves more shine than it has gotten over the years.


Maryland's GOP Governor Calls For Removal Of Statue Recalling Slavery

Maryland's GOP Governor Calls For Removal Of Statue Recalling Slavery

On Wednesday, the State House Trust announced it would remove Taney's statue from the State House grounds in Annapolis. The other two members are Democratic Senate President Thomas V. The statue was removed a couple of days after Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh ordered the removal of four Confederate monuments from the city under the cover of night.


Trump Scolds CNN's Jim Acosta For Asking About Charlottesville

Trump Scolds CNN's Jim Acosta For Asking About Charlottesville

Having already said earlier in the day that Trump's presidency went "off the rails," Acosta showed up on CNN Tonight with Don Lemon seemed to echo much of what host Don Lemon said earlier today when the anchor stated that the president's "true colors are coming out." .