Illegal party organisers fined £70,000 as city goes on watchlist

Illegal party organisers fined £70,000 as city goes on watchlist

Seven £10,000 fines were issued to organisers of illegal raves in Leeds last weekend, the city’s council leader has said. Judith Blake told BBC Breakfast on Saturday that the council had “fully expected” Leeds to be put on the Government’s Covid-19 watchlist as an “area…

Kansas City Chiefs’ streak over Denver Broncos remains alive — barely — with 22-16 win

Kansas City Chiefs’ streak over Denver Broncos remains alive — barely — with 22-16 win

KANSAS CITY, Mo. – The Broncos had to make a takeaway, but couldn’t. They had to gather Patrick Mahomes during one of his out-of-pocket adventures, but they couldn’t. And they had to play a second half of perfect football to win as an underdog with…

Mark Zuckerberg gave $75 million to a San Francisco hospital. The city wants to condemn him anyway.

Mark Zuckerberg gave $75 million to a San Francisco hospital. The city wants to condemn him anyway.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s adopted hometown of San Francisco took the first step Thursday to formally condemn the appointment of a major hospital after him and his wife, the latest flashpoint in the debate over the appropriate role of billionaire philanthropy. A recommended city supervisory…

Why tens of thousands of farmers are blocking roads into India’s capital city

Why tens of thousands of farmers are blocking roads into India’s capital city

More than 200,000 Indian farmers and their supporters took to the streets of New Delhi for days to protest against three new agricultural reform laws, blocking major highways leading to the capital and pledging to remain camped there until that the laws be repealed. The…