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Photos show Boris Johnson drinking at a lockdown event: What's next for the PM? night
BBC, 24 May 2022
UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson is facing fresh questions after photos showing him drinking at an event during a Covid lockdown were published.
The pictures, released by ITV News, are believed to show the prime minister at a leaving party on 13 November 2020.
The BBC has been told that at least one person who attended the event was fined, but the PM was not.
The Metropolitan Police are facing calls to explain why Mr Johnson did not receive a fine.
What does this mean for the prime minister?
Newsnight’s Political Editor Nick Watt reports.
Mark Urban is joined by Conservative MP Peter Bone and former head of the Civil Service Sir Bob Kerslake.
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Watch Live: Transportation safety official gives update on Amtrak derailment | CBS News
CBS, 29 Jun 2022
National Transportation Safety Board Chair Jennifer Homendy is expected to provide updates at 5 p.m.
Sex Trafficker Ghislaine Maxwell Sentenced To 20 Years In Prison
NBC, 29 Jun 2022
Ghislaine Maxwell was sentenced to 20 years in prison for sex trafficking. Maxwell was convicted of helping to recruit young girls to be abused by her long time associate Jeffre...
Turkey removes objection to Finland and Sweden joining NATO
DW, 29 Jun 2022
Turkey's president saying both of the Nordic countries have his support in their bids to join NATO.
Ghislaine Maxwell sentenced to 20 years in Jeffrey Epstein sex abuse case
CA, 29 Jun 2022
Reaction outside court after Ghislaine Maxwell was sentenced to 20 years in prison on Tuesday and imposed a $750,000 fine for helping the wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein sexua...
What does Ms. Marvel mean to the Muslim community? | The Stream
Al Jazeera, 29 Jun 2022
“It’s not really the brown girls from Jersey City who save the world.” Or is it? That’s the question Marvel Studios intends to answer with the debut of its latest superhero, Ms.
Farmer says Amtrak crash could have been averted
AP, 29 Jun 2022
Farmer says an Amtrak crash in Missouri could have possibly beeen avoided if the approach to the rail crossing was less steep.
McEnany: The border is open, but where are MSNBC, CNN?
FOX, 29 Jun 2022
'Outnumbered' panelists debate the issues at the border after nearly 50 migrants were found dead in a truck in Texas.
NATO leaders to invite Sweden, Finland to become members Wednesday: Stoltenberg
AFP, 29 Jun 2022
During a press conference in Madrid, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg declares that NATO leaders are to invite Sweden, Finland to become members on Wednesday.
‘'Worse than we ever imagined’: Tapper and CNN analysts react to testimony from ex-White House aide
CNN, 29 Jun 2022
CNN’s Jake Tapper and a roundtable including Laura Coates, Jamie Gangel, John King and Abby Philip react to the explosive testimony from ex-White House aide Cassidy Hutchinson w...
Africa's dream of feeding China hits hard reality
Reuters, 29 Jun 2022
XXX #china #africa #chinaafricatrade #News #Reuters Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from a...
Joe Biden says transatlantic security world’s ‘greatest strength in response to Russia’
BBC, 29 Jun 2022
US President Joe Biden has told the Nato summit that transatlantic security is the world’s “greatest strength” when it comes to responding to Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.
Watch live: Surprise last-minute hearing announced by committee investigating Jan 6 US Capitol riot
Sky, 28 Jun 2022
A surprise last-minute hearing has been announced by the committee investigating the storming of the US Capitol building on 6 January 2021.
REPLAY, G7 summit - Macron: "Russia has one goal - the surrender of Ukraine" • FRANCE 24 English
FRANCE24, 28 Jun 2022
French President Emmanuel Macron told the G7 summit that Russia had one goal in mind - the surrender of Ukraine.
Hong Kong residents on UNHRC: our rights and freedom are well protected
CGTN, 28 Jun 2022
For more: https://news.cgtn.com/news/2022-06-28/HK-residents-on-UNHRC-our-rights-and-freedom-are-well-protected-1bevewIzOLK/index.html The #rights and #freedom of #people in Hon...
Sri Lanka stops fuel sales for two weeks amid worsening economic crisis
SCMP, 28 Jun 2022
Subscribe to our YouTube channel for free here: https://sc.mp/subscribe-youtube Sri Lanka announced a two-week ban on fuel sales for all non-essential services, starting from Ju...
Rescuers search wreckage of Ukrainian shopping centre for bodies and survivors
Guardian, 28 Jun 2022
Rescuers continued to search the wreckage of a Ukrainian shopping centre after a Russian missile hit the crowded area in the central Ukrainian city of Kremenchuk on Monday, kil...
Coming up: Nicola Sturgeon says refusing a second referendum will make the UK look weak
Telegraph, 28 Jun 2022
Subscribe to The Telegraph on YouTube ► https://bit.ly/3idrdLH Nicola Sturgeon has warned that the UK will be weakened on the world stage if her demands for another independence...
BlackRock's Hildebrand Sees 'Significant Damage' Getting to 2% Inflation
Bloomberg, 28 Jun 2022
Philipp Hildebrand, vice chairman at BlackRock, says peak inflation
CD, 28 Jun 2022
San Antonio officials speak after migrants found dead in trailer | full video
CBS, 29 Jun 2022
San Antonio officials provided an update on Tuesday after at least 51 migrants were found dead in the back of a tractor-trailer in Texas on Monday.