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Many UK bee species on brink of extinction or lost already - report

Monday  13:35,   20 may 2019
scotsman

Many species of bees are on the brink of extinction in parts of the UK with some types lost entirely, a report has found. Climate change, habitat loss, pollution and disease are revealed to be threatening the pollinators following research at... >>>

Macron and Salvini: Two Leaders, Two Competing Visions for Europe

Monday  13:10,   20 may 2019
msn

The French and Italian politicians see different futures for the continent. Both face tests in this week’s European Parliament... >>>

Homeless Man Asking For Change 'Lands Job At Upmarket Manchester Restaurant'

Monday  13:10,   20 may 2019
huffingtonpost.co.uk

A homeless man is due to start work in an upmarket Manchester restaurant thanks to an off chance chat with its owner and... >>>

The Myth Was $150,000 in Fraud. The Real Story Is More Interesting.

Monday  12:31,   20 may 2019
msn

In the fall of 1974, The Chicago Tribune anointed Linda Taylor the “welfare queen,” reporting that she received public aid checks and food stamps while driving a Cadillac and planning a Hawaiian vacation. An Illinois bureaucrat declared that Taylor... >>>

'We want the truth for our relatives who died in shame': Aged just nine, Lauren, now 35, lost BOTH parents to the contaminated blood scandal. Today, she's still waiting for answers - and hasn't had a penny in compensation...

Monday  12:26,   20 may 2019
dailymail.co.uk

When nine-year-old Lauren Palmer was summoned to a family meeting her first thought was that she might be getting a pet. She was actually being told both her her parents had... >>>

Driver playing saxophone in van found by Gardai on side of M50

Monday  12:05,   20 may 2019
extra.ie

Driver playing saxophone in van found by Gardai on side of... >>>

Austin Eubanks, Injured Columbine Survivor And Addiction Recovery Speaker, Found Dead

Monday  11:25,   20 may 2019
huffingtonpost.co.uk

A wounded survivor of the 1999 Columbine High School massacre and speaker who inspired others to overcome drug addiction, has been found dead in his home. Austin Eubanks, 37, was found in his Colorado home on Saturday. Coroner Rob Ryg told local... >>>

Opinion: Are we ready to let go of the Catholic Church's rituals?

Monday  11:00,   20 may 2019
thejournal.ie

Opinion: Are we ready to let go of the Catholic Church's... >>>

Couple claim they were not properly told about results showing aborted baby had been healthy

Monday  11:00,   20 may 2019
independent.ie

Couple claim they were not properly told about results showing aborted baby had been... >>>

Fine Gael TD Bailey is suing top Dublin hotel after she fell off swing

Monday  10:45,   20 may 2019
independent.ie

Fine Gael TD Bailey is suing top Dublin hotel after she fell off... >>>

Global warming expert warns Ireland is 'shrinking' due to erosion from climate change

Monday  10:40,   20 may 2019
msn

The Aran Islands off the Galway coast have already experienced the damaging effects . Chairman of the Aran Islands Energy co-operative Dara O Maoildhia said locals are worried about the changing landscape. Three years ago intense coastal erosion... >>>

Give us justice before it's too late: Victims of contaminated blood scandal demand immediate action after shock figures reveal they are dying at a rate of one every four days

Monday  10:20,   20 may 2019
dailymail.co.uk

Victims whose lives have been destroyed by disease have instead been forced to apply, cap in hand, for discretionary payments and meagre living allowances under a series of ‘support schemes’. And for the grieving survivors of those who have already... >>>

Fuel supply problem leaves thousands stranded at Manchester Airport

Monday  10:15,   20 may 2019
news.sky

Fuel supply problems that saw dozens of flights at Manchester Airport cancelled and left thousands of passengers stranded have been resolved. There were 69 cancellations - 37 arrivals and 32 departures - after the issue reared its head on Sunday... >>>

Parents' fury at NHS failure to prescribe life-saving cannabis for children

Monday  10:10,   20 may 2019
inews.co.uk

Parents' fury at NHS failure to prescribe life-saving cannabis for... >>>

RTE's Brendan Courtney reveals 'savage' homophobic attacks that were aimed at his shop window

Monday  10:05,   20 may 2019
msn

He warns that homophobia still runs rife in Ireland . Courtney added: “Because of the Yes marriage equality success that we had there’s a general consensus that homophobia doesn’t exist in Ireland anymore and it very much does.” Former Rose of... >>>