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21 October 2018 English News


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At least 30 hurt as floor collapses while partygoers ‘dance in unison’ at apartment block in South Carolina

The Sun, 11:20, 21 October 2018 Sunday

AT least 30 people have been injured after an apartment floor collapsed as people danced during a house party. Partygoers were at the apartment,...

Mum left
Mum left ‘mortified’ after three-year-old coats newly-decorated living room with white paint… then says ‘I made a picture’

The Sun, 11:23, 21 October 2018 Sunday

THE look on his face says “who? me?” but the carnage around this three-year-old is hard to miss. Mortified mum Faye Comber, from Carlisle, walked...

Donald Trump
Donald Trump backed by UK after he pulls out of anti-nukes treaty with Russia

The Sun, 11:24, 21 October 2018 Sunday

BRITAIN today backed Donald Trump after the US President ditched a 30-year-old nukes treaty with Russia. Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson blamed...

Brighton
Brighton striker Glenn Murray ‘feeling much better’ after sickening clash of heads with Newcastle defender Federico Fernandez

The Sun, 11:26, 21 October 2018 Sunday

GLENN MURRAY said he is feeling “much better” today following his sickening clash of heads with Newcastle’s Federico Fernandez...

Author Murakami: Joy of writing is to start not knowing...
Author Murakami: Joy of writing is to start not knowing...

Mail Online, 11:25, 21 October 2018 Sunday

TOKYO (AP) - Best-selling Japanese author Haruki Murakami says he enjoys writing novels because he doesn't know how they'll end up.Murakami,...

Pensioner is given a shock after finding a DOZEN cows roaming around in her garden
Pensioner is given a shock after finding a DOZEN cows roaming around in her garden

Mail Online, 11:25, 21 October 2018 Sunday

June Hayes, 86, found her garden in Radcliffe, Greater Manchester, 'decimated' after a herd of cows chomped their way through her cabbages. The...

Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from...
Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from...

Mail Online, 11:26, 21 October 2018 Sunday

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) - The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish...

Great British Boltholes: Hideaway at the Fish Hotel in the Cotswolds
Great British Boltholes: Hideaway at the Fish Hotel in the Cotswolds

Mail Online, 11:26, 21 October 2018 Sunday

The Fish Hotel has launched five new Hideaway Huts. They have been inspired by hygge, the Danish concept of cosiness - and each hut has an outdoor...

Firefighter dies as flooding hits southern Spain
Firefighter dies as flooding hits southern Spain

Mail Online, 11:26, 21 October 2018 Sunday

MADRID (AP) - Spanish authorities say a firefighter has died while emergency services are responding to flooding caused by heavy rain in southern...

Swedish prosecutors indict woman who blocked deportation
Swedish prosecutors indict woman who blocked deportation

Mail Online, 11:26, 21 October 2018 Sunday

BERLIN (AP) - Swedish prosecutors say they have indicted a 21-year-old woman for breaking aviation laws after she blocked the deportation of an...

At least 17 people are killed after passenger train derails in Taiwan
At least 17 people are killed after passenger train derails in Taiwan

Mail Online, 11:26, 21 October 2018 Sunday

At least 17 people have died after a train derailed and flipped over in Taiwan on Sunday.

Snoopying around Charlie Brown country in Santa Rosa
Snoopying around Charlie Brown country in Santa Rosa

Mail Online, 11:28, 21 October 2018 Sunday

For fans of Charlie Brown, Sonoma County is like bumping into a first love you’ve never quite got over. Nowhere is the spirit of the Peanuts gang...

Harry and Meghan brave choppy seas to watch sailing...
Harry and Meghan brave choppy seas to watch sailing...

Mail Online, 11:28, 21 October 2018 Sunday

The royal couple were pictured laughing and smiling as they watched host country Australia win the sailing final.

Five Army heroes die in a week as MoD launches probe into suicides of Iraq and Afghanistan troops
Five Army heroes die in a week as MoD launches probe into suicides of Iraq and Afghanistan troops

Mail Online, 11:28, 21 October 2018 Sunday

Five soldiers have died suddenly in a week. Their deaths come as it was revealed 42 former or serving servicemen and women are believed to have...

Taiwan train accident kills at least 17
Taiwan train accident kills at least 17

Mail Online, 11:28, 21 October 2018 Sunday

TAIPEI, Oct 21 (Reuters) - A train derailment in northeastern Taiwan on Sunday killed at least 17 people and injured 126, government authorities...

Flawless Svitolina eases past Kvitova in Singapore
Flawless Svitolina eases past Kvitova in Singapore

Mail Online, 11:28, 21 October 2018 Sunday

By John O'BrienSINGAPORE, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Elina Svitolina tore up the form book to open play at the WTA Finals with a brilliant display of...

The numbers behind Mega Millions: Why lottery jackpots are getting bigger
The numbers behind Mega Millions: Why lottery jackpots are getting bigger

USA TODAY, 11:00, 21 October 2018 Sunday

In 2015, lottery officials began making changes to help lottery jackpots skyrocket. The odds of winning big have decreased, but the number of...

Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from exile
Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from exile

New Zealand Herald (Sport), 12:10, 21 October 2018 Sunday

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish...

Author Murakami: Joy of writing is to start not knowing end
Author Murakami: Joy of writing is to start not knowing end

New Zealand Herald (World), 12:05, 21 October 2018 Sunday

TOKYO (AP) — Japanese author Haruki Murakami says he enjoys writing novels because he doesn't even know where they end up.Murakami, hosting a...

Swedish prosecutors indict woman who blocked deportation
Swedish prosecutors indict woman who blocked deportation

New Zealand Herald (World), 12:05, 21 October 2018 Sunday

BERLIN (AP) — Swedish prosecutors say they have indicted a 21-year-old woman for breaking aviation laws after she blocked the deportation of an...

Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from exile
Ethiopian marathoner who made Rio protest returns from exile

New Zealand Herald (World), 12:10, 21 October 2018 Sunday

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Ethiopian marathon runner who made global headlines with an anti-government gesture at the Rio Olympics finish...

Danish Journo Slams Bill Effectively 'Criminalizing Attitudes Critical of NATO'
Danish Journo Slams Bill Effectively 'Criminalizing Attitudes Critical of NATO'

Sputnik (English), 11:11, 21 October 2018 Sunday

An influential Danish politician has proposed a bill which would allow the government to prosecute Facebook users posting opinions suspected of...

Fury in Germany as US Firm Hijacks Multi-Billion Dollar Deal With Iraq - Report
Fury in Germany as US Firm Hijacks Multi-Billion Dollar Deal With Iraq - Report

Sputnik (English), 11:13, 21 October 2018 Sunday

German-based giant Siemens had spent considerable time courting the Iraqi government in order to land the $15-billion-worth contract for building...

Pompeo: We Must Make it 'Painfully Clear' Iran Can't Match US Military Might
Pompeo: We Must Make it 'Painfully Clear' Iran Can't Match US Military Might

Sputnik (English), 11:17, 21 October 2018 Sunday

Already-strained relations between Washington and Tehran deteriorated even further in May 2018, when President Donald Trump announced the US's...