A referee pursues her calling in men’s college basketball

COMPTON, California >> There are nearly 900 officials working in the highest level of college men’s basketball and maintaining order at thousands of games. They wear black and white striped shirts and try to be discreet. Last season, only one of them was a woman….

Man jailed for second time for calling 999 and burping

Man jailed for second time for calling 999 and burping

A nuisance caller who has repeatedly called 999 and has been fined by police call administrators has been jailed a second time. Rhys Pilott, from Peterborough, was jailed last year for causing public nuisance, but was released early for good behavior. Once free from prison,…

Federal appeals court rejects a Trump election lawsuit: “Calling an election unfair does not make it so”

Federal appeals court rejects a Trump election lawsuit: “Calling an election unfair does not make it so”

President Donald Trump continued to mislead cast doubt on the results of the 2020 presidential election – which was won three weeks ago by President-elect Joe Biden – in the early hours of Saturday morning. But with a trial after a failed court trial, and…

You will have to book an appointment at A&E by calling 111

You will have to book an appointment at A&E by calling 111

Patients requiring A&E will be urged to book an appointment first through NHS 111 as part of a shake-up of emergency services. If pilots are successful, the scheme could be rolled out to all NHS trusts in December, with patients told they should call ahead…