Over 120 arrested at North Dakota pipeline protests, including journalists

Reporters and activists accused police of stifling free speech, saying they aggressively targeted nonviolent protesters with batons and pepper spray North Dakota police arrested more than 120 people over the weekend at Native American oil pipeline protests, including film-makers and journalists, prompting accusations that law enforcement officials are stifling free speech and using excessive force […]

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Coalition airstrikes in Syria have killed 300 civilians, says Amnesty

Rights group says more must be done to prevent fatalities and calls for independent investigations into possible violations of international law The US-led coalition fighting Islamic State in Syria has killed at least 300 civilians in airstrikes, and must do more to prevent further civilian deaths as the battle for Mosul intensifies in neighbouring Iraq, […]

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Montenegro’s PM quits after suggesting Russia had role in election plot

Prime minister said that there was a strong connection of a foreign factor in alleged conspiracy to take over the Montenegrin parliament on election day Montenegros long-serving prime minister is to step down, the governing Democratic Socialist party has said, and will be replaced by his deputy, Duko Markovi. Tuesdays announcement came hours after Milo […]

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World Series 2016 Game 1: Chicago Cubs v Cleveland Indians live!

Inning-by-inning report: Who will come out on top in Game 1 of the World Series? Join Hunter Felt for the latest news from Cleveland Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/sport/live/2016/oct/25/world-series-2016-live-score-chicago-cubs-cleveland-indians-game-1

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Behold the new Jos Mourinho: Uniteds glum, passive, powerless manager

Manchester United go into the League Cup derby against City led by a manager who appears to have lost some of his love for football November nears and many of the pre-season forecasts remain valid. Everyone is talking about Manchester, just as predicted. Jos Mourinho and Pep Guardiola are dominating the news, except not in […]

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Daniel Sturridge double sends Liverpool through against Tottenham Hotspur

Liverpool defeated Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 at Anfield in the fourth round of the EFL Cup thanks to two goals from Daniel Sturridge There were 11 changes on the team-sheet but Liverpools creativity, potency and confidence remained the same as Daniel Sturridge guided Jrgen Klopps side into the EFL Cup quarter-finals. A dozen games have yielded […]

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Dreamworld remains closed after four people killed on Gold Coast water raft ride

Coronial investigation into deaths of two men and two women Girls aged 10 and 13 who were on raft are in hospital and receiving counselling The Dreamworld theme park will remain closed on Wednesday while police examine how four people were killed died in the accident on Tuesday afternoon, along with an unnamed woman in […]

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Study offers potential breakthrough in care of children with autism

Symptoms improve after parents are trained to better understand and interact with preschool children, researchers say A new form of therapy has for the first time been shown to improve the symptoms and behaviour of autistic children, offering a potential breakthrough in care for millions of families. Six years after parents were trained to better […]

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From Alien to Nosferatu: the most horrifying movie monsters of all time

The news that Ridley Scotts Alien: Covenant will feature a terrifying new neomorph recalls a history of nightmarish on-screen creatures Not everyone finds the same things scary. As a small child I was terrified into a quivering wreck, forced to hide behind the family sofa in a state of dread at the merest glimpse of […]

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Baby Jesus statue’s head returned after orange replacement becomes viral joke

Canadian churchs statue was restored by local artist, whose spiky-headed design was the subject of widespread mocking The missing white stone head of baby Jesus has been returned to a Canadian church after its bright orange according to the CBC. The head had been taken off the white stone statue of Mary holding the baby […]

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