Austrian interior minister’s job on the line after scandal

For now, the Freedom Party’s ministers remain in place in Kurz’s ruling coalition. A minister from Kurz’s party, Gernot Bluemel, told ORF television he expects that Kurz will dismiss Kickl. Bluemel cited a need to end the scandal triggered by a video in which Strache apparently offered government contracts to a Russian investor. Trending in World Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Trump Administration Renews Wilderness Mine Leases For Ivanka’s Landlord

controversial mining leases for Minnesota wilderness area. Trump Administration’s assault on the Boundary Waters Wilderness,” said a statement by the nonprofit advocacy group Interior Undersecretary Joe Balash said that extending the leases for 10 years “balances” conservation policies with the “ Minnesota businesses and environmentalists local subsidiary of Chilean copper conglomerate Antofagasta. The family-owned company is headed by Chilean businessman bought a $5.5 million mansion in Washington shortly after 7,000-square-foot mansion to the first daughter and her husband $15,000 a month, The Wall Street Journal has reported.  Former chief ethics attorney for George W. Bush wasn’t trying to get things from the U.S. government.” were not aware” of the link between the mining operation and their landlord, a White House …

Sir Andy Murray receives knighthood

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSir Andy Murray receives his knighthood from Prince Charles at a ceremony at Buckingham Palace Sir Andy Murray has received his knighthood at Buckingham Palace – more than two years after he was awarded the honour. The three-time Grand Slam champion was named in the Queen’s New Years Honours in 2016, following his second Wimbledon win and second Olympic gold. Sir Andy said he was “very proud” to receive the honour. The 32-year-old added: “It’s a nice day to spend with my family – my wife and parents are here.” He said he would like to have brought his children to the ceremony, but felt that three-year-old Sophia Olivia and 18-month-old Edie …

The Jeremy Kyle Show axed by ITV

ITV’s statement in full: “Given the gravity of recent events we have decided to end production of The Jeremy Kyle Show. Damian Collins MP, chair of the Digital, Culture, Media and Sport select committee, said the broadcaster had made the right decision. “However, that should not be the end of the matter,” he said. “There needs to be an independent review of the duty of care TV companies have to participants in reality TV shows.” Programmes like The Jeremy Kyle Show risked “putting people who might be vulnerable on to a public stage at a point in their lives when they are unable to foresee the consequences”, he said. ‘I was traumatised’: Jeremy Kyle guests relive their appearances The committee …

Hornets fly in for FA Cup final

“I remember the first FA Cup in 1984 [when Watford lost 2-0 to Everton] – hopefully this one will go better than that, but anything can happen in football.” Image copyright Mark Worrell Image caption Mark said it was easy to support Watford in Australia Mark said it was a “no-brainer” to come over for the final and it was actually “pretty easy” to get tickets. “When we’ve gone close in the FA Cup in the past I’ve always said, ‘If we get to the final I’m going’. I don’t have unlimited money but am happy to blow a few thousand for this,” he said. “If Watford made a habit of getting to finals it might be difficult, but once …

Steve Mnuchin Can’t Answer Basic Questions About IRS Presidential Audits

Sen. Chris Van Hollen (D-Md.) asked Mnuchin during a hearing if the mandatory presidential audit would encompass previous tax years if the person who became president had been under audit for those years. Mnuchin’s inability to answer such a basic question about the IRS’ presidential audits comes on the heels of his refusal to comply with a federal law allowing congressional tax-writing committees to obtain any person’s tax returns. Mnuchin rejected Neal’s lawful request by insinuating that the committee’s interest in IRS presidential tax audits was merely a pretext to obtain and disseminate Trump’s tax returns for partisan political purposes. If Democrats really wanted to know about presidential audits, Mnuchin said in a letter last month, “we would be happy …

Hinduja brothers top Rich List for third time

British citizens Sri, 83, and Gopi, 79, who are based in London, are two of the four brothers controlling the empire. Among the properties they own is the Old War Office in Whitehall, which they hope to reopen as a luxury hotel. The two brothers topped the newspaper list in 2014 and in 2017. The list, which estimates the 1,000 richest people in the UK, is based on identifiable wealth including land, property, other assets such as art, and shares in companies, the Sunday Times says. It does not include the amount contained in people’s bank accounts. Brothers David and Simon Reuben – who made their fortune in property, carpets and scrap metal – are in second place on the …

Can fans afford the Champions League final?

Image Copyright @HeadonMatt @HeadonMatt Image Copyright @MetroMayorSteve @MetroMayorSteve Report Report Easyjet has put on extra flights or bigger aircraft to meet demand for previous big sporting events – and the company says it is looking at what is possible this time around. Skyscanner, the travel search engine, says it saw a 3015% surge in flights from the UK to Madrid following Liverpool’s third goal on Tuesday. Are there special flights for fans? There are chartered flights but these aren’t cheap either. Thomas Cook Sport is organising flights for Liverpool fans who have match tickets to the game. The cost is £559 per person, and they are only available for Liverpool supporters who have purchased an official match ticket from the …

Can fans afford the Champions League final?

Image Copyright @HeadonMatt @HeadonMatt Image Copyright @MetroMayorSteve @MetroMayorSteve Report Report Easyjet has put on extra flights or bigger aircraft to meet demand for previous big sporting events – and the company says it is looking at what is possible this time around. Skyscanner, the travel search engine, says it saw a 3015% surge in flights from the UK to Madrid following Liverpool’s third goal on Tuesday. Are there special flights for fans? There are chartered flights but these aren’t cheap either. Thomas Cook Sport is organising flights for Liverpool fans who have match tickets to the game. The cost is £559 per person, and they are only available for Liverpool supporters who have purchased an official match ticket from the …

Harold Lederman, legendary boxing judge, dies at 79

HBO Boxing commentator and ex-judge Harold Lederman attends a screening of the HBO Original Series of “On Freddie Roach” at HBO Theater.  (Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for HBO) Lederman began his career as a boxing judge in 1967. In 1986, joined HBO Boxing as a judge and commentator and quickly gained a reputation for his no holds barred approach to expressing his opinion. “He loved boxing, he loved his family and he loved the boxing fans,” said Lou DiBella, a boxing promoter and former HBO executive. “The guy didn’t have an ounce of malice in him. Boxing can be a cutthroat business, but you never heard a bad word spoken about Harold.” LORRAINE WARREN DIES AT 92; PARANORMAL INVESTIGATOR INSPIRED ‘THE …

The strange death of Innes Ewart

Image caption Pat Ewart has spent 18 years seeking answers to her son’s death That point in time is forever frozen in Pat’s memory. Despite the passing of the years she rewinds every word and gesture of that early morning in flawless detail. “No,” she said. “You’re wrong.” Image caption Young Innes had grown up to be a computer programmer Pat wrote: “Innes. Pick up your phone. There’s been a mistake. A body’s been found and the police say it’s you. Where are you?” There was never to be a reply. Image caption A photo of the car park several years later when railing had been added on the top floor But the facts appeared to speak for themselves. Police …

Chinese woman who paid $6.5M after her daughter got into Stanford says she did it to help others

(CNN)The mother of a Chinese student who was admitted to Stanford University said the family gave $6.5 million to the man at the center of a massive college admissions scandal — but as a donation to help others. After her daughter got into Stanford, the statement said, Singer asked her for a donation to the university through his foundation. Singer told her the donation was “for the salaries of academic staff, scholarships, athletics programs and helping those students who otherwise will not be able to afford to attend Stanford,” Zhao said. Mother says she fell victim to the scam While Singer’s company provided “educational advisory services,” she said, it did not guarantee admission into any school. Her daughter has a …

Man City star denies Tommy Robinson support

He is one of nine party representatives and two Independent candidates standing in the North West England constituency. Skip Twitter post by @edersonmoraes93 "People have made me aware of who this guy is. I definitely not support this guy or his ideas. He just stopped me for a picture. I had no idea who he was" (do not be a liar) https://t.co/IkjTOUmcfE — Ederson Moraes (@edersonmoraes93) April 30, 2019 On Tuesday night, a photograph of Ederson posing with Mr Robinson was posted on Twitter by an aide who identifies himself as Danny Tommo. But the goalkeeper replied by tweeting: “People have made me aware of who this guy is. I definitely [do] not support this guy or his ideas. “He …