Del Kathryn Barton: ‘I was completely unprepared for how much the story would re-trigger me’ | australian movie

Del Kathryn Barton thought she was psychologically resilient enough to make a film based on a traumatic experience in her own life. She was wrong. The Australian artist’s debut as director and co-writer, Blaze, isn’t autobiographical, but it’s informed by something that happened to Barton as a child. It tells the story of a 12-year-old … Read more

Avoid A&E, says NHS as winter crisis bites early

Professor Carl Heneghan, an emergency physician and professor of evidence-based medicine at Oxford University, said the NHS had to be very careful when it came to trying to dissuade the public from using services. “The NHS seems to be the only company I know that doesn’t know how to keep up with demand and work … Read more

EDEN CONFIDENTIAL: Earl, a disgraced sex pest, in a furious explosion at a private London club

Until just a year ago, he had the dubious distinction of being the only earl behind bars – thanks to a conviction for the drunken sexual assault of a guest at Glamis Castle, his family seat and the childhood home of her great-great aunt, the Queen Mother. The shocking episode resulted in the conviction of … Read more

Chelsea investigating signing Harry Maguire from Manchester United – Paper Talk | Transfer Center News

All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Saturday’s national papers… DAILY MAIL Chelsea have made a shock inquiry into Harry Maguire’s availability amid growing doubt over the centre-back’s future at Manchester United. Christian Pulisic is reportedly preparing to hold crucial talks with Chelsea in a bid to carve out a regular first-team role ahead … Read more

Lindsey Graham: Federal judge won’t stay ruling that senator must appear before grand jury

CNN — A federal judge will not stay his ruling that Sen. Lindsey Graham must appear before the special Fulton County grand jury investigating Republican efforts to overturn the results of Georgia’s 2020 presidential election. Graham had asked U.S. District Judge Leigh Martin May on Thursday to suspend her earlier decision not to overturn Graham’s … Read more

New York’s sinkhole surging due to ‘climate crisis’: DEP commissioner

The increase in pits that suddenly open in the streets of cities is linked to the fate of the Earth. Borough sidewalks are breaking at a record rate, and elected officials say there’s not much to do because the problem is far bigger than New York City. “The problem right now is that we don’t … Read more

DTLA Proud Festival returns to a new location

DOWNTOWN LA (KABC) — This year, the Downtown Los Angeles DTLA PROUD Festival welcomes the LGBTQIA+ community to Grand Park. The event will take place on Saturday and Sunday August 27 & 28, after five years at the nearby park, Pershing Square. ABC7 is proud to be a sponsor of the event. The weekend festivities … Read more