Bitter fight over Brexit set to overshadow Conservative conference

The new PM will set out her vision for a moderate, inclusive Conservatism, but battles over Europe will dominate in Birmingham When David Cameron delivered David Davis, secretary of state for exiting the European Union, and Boris Johnson, the foreign secretary, that led the UK out of the EU and ended his premiership. Now after […]

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Hurricane Matthew weakens from category 5 on path toward Jamaica

Haiti and Cuba also in path of strongest Atlantic hurricane since 2007, which has already skimmed coastal Colombia One of the most powerful Atlantic hurricanes in recent history weakened slightly on Saturday as it drenched coastal Colombia and roared across the Caribbean on a course that threatened Jamaica, Haiti and Cuba. Matthew briefly reached the […]

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Film-maker tells story of Polish nuns secret pregnancies after mass rape by Stalins troops

The Innocents, a Polish-French collaboration, brings to light one of the atrocities of the Soviet wartime occupation of Poland It is a shocking yet little-known chapter of Polish history. In 1945, 25 Benedictine nuns were raped repeatedly by Soviet soldiers before finding salvation through a French Red Cross doctor who delivered their babies in secret […]

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Trump rants about sex tape in wee hours

Got a minute? Presidential nominee continues attack on former Miss Universe Clinton calls it unhinged… and everything else today from the campaign trail. By Tom McCarthy Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/live/2016/sep/30/trump-rants-about-sex-tape-in-wee-hours

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Clinton calls Trump ‘temperamentally unfit’ to lead after Alicia Machado spat

The Republican nominees late-night Twitter attacks on a former beauty queen show mental fragility, Hillary Clinton told rallies in the swing state of Florida Hillary Clinton took another swipe at Donald Trumps mental stability on Friday, declaring at a campaign stop in South Florida that the Republican nominee is temperamentally unfit for the White House. […]

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Texas pulls out of federal refugee resettlement program

Governor Greg Abbott says move will take effect on 1 January 2017 with Republican state officials having expressed security concerns about Syrian refugees Texas has announced its withdrawal from the federal refugee resettlement programme, effective from 31 January next year. Amid Refugee Services of Texas told the Guardian the organisation was very disappointed in Abbotts […]

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Rory McIlroy brings Europes stirring Ryder Cup comeback against USA to life

After losing the morning foursomes 4-0 on the opening day of the Ryder Cup, Europe rallied in the afternoon fourballs to close at 5-3 down thanks to Rory McIlroys magnificent eagle With four matches of this Ryder Cup complete Europes obituary was half-written. The USA, inspired by the legend of Arnold Palmer, claimed the first […]

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Arsne Wenger has perfect criteria for England, says FA chief executive

Martin Glenn has said that successful international managers tend to be older while claiming the behaviour of former England manager Sam Allardyce could not have been predicted Arsne Wenger is one of a handful of managers with the perfect criteria to become the next England manager in the wake of Sam Allardyces ill-starred tenure, according […]

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Crystal Palaces Christian Benteke heads home to earn draw with Everton

Christian Benteke headed home in the second half for Crystal Palace to cancel out Romelu Lukakus free-kick and Everton had to be content with a 1-1 draw Evertons impressive start to the season is in danger of fizzling out. They avoided a third consecutive defeat here,

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Joakim Noah makes anti-war protest and declines West Point invitation

Knicks star says he doesnt agree with sending young men and women to fight wars abroad but insists hes not anti-troops New York Knicks center Joakim Noah said on Friday he chose to miss a team dinner at the West Point military academy because he is anti-war. The Knicks are holding a training camp at […]

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