All of the celebrities who have evacuated or lost their homes as wildfires spread across California

All of the celebrities who have evacuated or lost their homes as wildfires spread across California

At least 31 people are dead and thousands of homes have been destroyed in three dangerous wildfires that are burning across California. The Camp Fire, in northern California, started on Thursday morning, killing at least 29 people and burning the entire town of Paradise, population 27,000. Meanwhile, two smaller fires — The Woolsey and Hill…

Khashoggi reportedly told his killers ‚I’m suffocating … take this bag off my head,’ right before he died

Khashoggi reportedly told his killers ‚I’m suffocating … take this bag off my head,’ right before he died

Jamal Khashoggi’s last words were „I’m suffocating … Take this bag off my head, I’m claustrophobic,” according to a Turkish journalist who says he listened to audio of the journalist’s death recorded at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. Nazif Karaman, the head of investigations at Turkey’s state-run Daily Sabah newspaper, made the comments to Al…

Big Oil claims it’s doing its part to combat climate change. A new study finds it’s not even close.

Big Oil claims it’s doing its part to combat climate change. A new study finds it’s not even close.

Despite years of claims and commitments about clean investment and alleviating climate change, the world’s largest oil companies have contributed just 1% of their spending budgets to green energy in 2018. Companies like Royal Dutch Shell, Total, and BP, have all accelerated efforts into renewables and battery technology in recent years. But many efforts have…

Theresa May is rapidly pushing Britain towards the Brexit danger zone

Theresa May is rapidly pushing Britain towards the Brexit danger zone

LONDON — „I wouldn’t go getting your hopes up.” That was the verdict of one senior UK government official when asked whether a Brexit deal is set to be agreed this week. „It’s not impossible there will be a breakthrough,” the source added unconvincingly. „But there isn’t one at the moment.” After a long weekend…

Roger Federer accidentally hit himself in the face, lashed a ball into the crowd because he was losing, then turned up ‚angry’ to the post-match press conference

Roger Federer accidentally hit himself in the face, lashed a ball into the crowd because he was losing, then turned up ‚angry’ to the post-match press conference

Roger Federer accidentally hit himself in the face with a tennis ball, lost a match, and then turned up „angry” to the post-match press conference at the ATP Tour finals in London on Sunday. The 37-year-old is on the prowl for a 100th ATP Tour title, but his hopes of hitting that milestone took a…

Theresa May will trigger no-deal plans unless there is a Brexit deal this week

Theresa May will trigger no-deal plans unless there is a Brexit deal this week

LONDON — Theresa May is on the brink of officially triggering contingency plans for a no deal Brexit with the chances of negotiators in Brussels agreeing on a withdrawal deal this week looking increasingly slim. Thursday, November 15 is reportedly the deadline for the UK government to confirm no deal measures like the hiring of…

Macron reportedly asked Putin not to privately meet Trump during World War I commemorations — but they talked anyway

Macron reportedly asked Putin not to privately meet Trump during World War I commemorations — but they talked anyway

Russian President Vladimir Putin said France specifically asked him not to hold one-on-one meetings with US President Donald Trump during World War I commemorations in Paris this past weekend — but he ended up chatting with him anyway. Putin on Sunday afternoon said he agreed to France’s request so as to „not violate” France’s planned…

Giant tech firms like Uber and Tesla are lapping up junk debt, here’s why investors are lining up to lend it

Giant tech firms like Uber and Tesla are lapping up junk debt, here’s why investors are lining up to lend it

Some of the biggest darlings of the tech industry have joined Tesla recently in piling on cheap debt to fuel booming growth plans, relying on their size and brand-name appeal to secure funding typically deemed too risky for lesser-known peers with better credit. WeWork, rated B (otherwise known as junk), issued a $702 million bond…

Manchester City: Pep Guardiola asked to explain pre-derby referee comments

Manchester City: Pep Guardiola asked to explain pre-derby referee comments

Guardiola’s defending champions lead the Premier League by two points from LiverpoolManchester City boss Pep Guardiola has been asked by the Football Association to explain comments he made about the referee before Sunday’s derby with Manchester United. Premier League bosses are not to speak about match officials before fixtures. But before his side’s 3-1 home…