Buffalo shooter let some people see plans just before attack

Buffalo shooter let some people see plans just before attack

Shortly before he opened fire, the white gunman accused of killing 10 Black people at a Buffalo, New York, supermarket allowed a small group of people to see his detailed plans for the attack, which he had been chronicling for months in a private, online diary. Discord, the chat platform where 18-year-old Payton Gendron kept … Read more

North Korea’s suspected COVID-19 caseload nears 2 million

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea on Thursday reported 262,270 more suspected COVID-19 cases as its pandemic caseload neared 2 million — a week after the country acknowledged the outbreak and scrambled to slow infections in its unvaccinated population. The country is also trying to prevent its fragile economy from deteriorating further, but the … Read more

Scott Morrison exposes astonishing data highlighting what’s REALLY causing Covid deaths in Australia

Scott Morrison exposes astonishing data highlighting what’s REALLY causing coronavirus deaths in Australia: ‘It does not mean that they passed away because of Covid’ Prime Minister was asked about increase in Covid-related deaths this year He suggested Covid was not cause of death for some Aussies who died infected More than 5,000 Australians infected with … Read more

The government department stuffed with 700 HR jobs

About 700 civil servants in a single government department work in human resources, ministers have discovered. The Cabinet Office officials do not just work on issues in the department but across government, covering areas such as pay rewards and performance management. But individual government departments also have their own HR teams, raising questions of unnecessary … Read more

Yamaha introduces Hi-Fi 2000 Series – meet the R-N2000A streaming amp and NS-2000A floorstanders

Despite the onslaught of product announcements the High End Munich show blesses us with, one brand that will always find a way to break through the noise is Yamaha. Today, the Japanese company has drawn the curtain on its Hi-Fi 2000 Series component range, which (for now, anyway) comprises the R-N2000A network receiver and NS-2000A … Read more

Laurence Fox’s bid for a jury trial in ‘paedophile’ High Court libel battle fails

The form lewis actor is being sued by ex-Stonewall trustee Simon Blake, Coronation Street actress Nicola Thorp and drag artist Crystal after a Twitter row in October 2020. In turn, Mr Fox – who founded the Reclaim Party and unsuccessfully stood as a candidate for London mayor – is counter-suing the trio over tweets accusing … Read more

Biden invokes Defense Production Act to increase infant formula supply

WASHINGTON, May 18 (Reuters) – President Joe Biden took steps on Wednesday to address the shortage of infant formula in the United States, invoking the Defense Production Act to help manufacturers obtain the ingredients needed to ramp up supply, the White House said. Biden also directed US agencies to use Defense Department commercial aircraft to … Read more