NBA star: ‚I don’t feel safe in the UK’

NBA star: ‚I don’t feel safe in the UK’

Image copyright Getty Images NBA star Enes Kanter should be looking forward to coming to play basketball in London next week. Instead, he says he’ll be staying in the USA – for fear of assassination in the UK. The 26-year-old New York Knicks centre explained to Newsbeat why he’s cancelled his appearance at the O2…

The 5-day workweek might seem like it’s on the way out, but don’t expect long hours and hard work to go away anytime soon

The 5-day workweek might seem like it’s on the way out, but don’t expect long hours and hard work to go away anytime soon

It’s no secret Americans work their tails off, but there’s a growing movement for work arrangements that would have made our grandparents blanch. The big picture: The days of showing up at the office five mornings a week are coming to an end, and companies and workers are rushing to adapt while remaining productive. „A…

Don’t get stuck with May, Rees-Mogg warns

Don’t get stuck with May, Rees-Mogg warns

Image copyright Getty Images Jacob Rees-Mogg has warned fellow Tory MPs that if they don’t ditch Theresa May now she will lead them into the next election, scheduled for 2022. Few Tories thought this was a „good idea”, the Brexiteer MP suggested. Mr Rees-Mogg wants to oust the PM over her EU withdrawal agreement but…

‚We just don’t want people to think this is over’: Florence continues ravaging the Carolinas as the death toll climbs to 12

‚We just don’t want people to think this is over’: Florence continues ravaging the Carolinas as the death toll climbs to 12

Hurricane Florence, now a tropical storm, is tearing through the Carolinas, bringing heavy rainfall and catastrophic flooding. The storm has already left at least 12 people dead and knocked out power for more than a million residents. As of Saturday evening, Florence was moving west at 2 mph, with winds at a speed of 45…

‚Don’t worry’, Thai boys write from cave

‚Don’t worry’, Thai boys write from cave

Image copyright Facebook/ekatol Image caption A Facebook photo shows the coach with some of the missing children The Thai boys trapped in a cave have exchanged emotional letters with their parents, for the first time since their ordeal began two weeks ago. „Don’t worry, we are all strong,” one child said in a note. „Teacher,…

‚Don’t toast marshmallows on Hawaii volcano’

‚Don’t toast marshmallows on Hawaii volcano’

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Kilauea in the US state of Hawaii is one of the world’s most active volcanoes and recently as captured the world’s attention. The US Geological Survey has responded to a social media query on whether it is safe to roast marshmallows over a volcanic vent. The answer is no. Kilauea…