Ex-Radio 1 DJ Tim Westwood breaks cover as probe looks at sexual misconduct allegations against him

Ex-Radio 1 DJ Tim Westwood breaks cover in London’s Soho as independent probe investigates allegations of sexual misconduct against him during his 20 years at the BBC Former Radio 1 DJ Tim Westwood was pictured looking dishevelled and withdrawn as he walked through Soho Mr Westwood, 64, was accused of sexual misconduct by six women … Read more

Clocks to go forward tonight as daylight saving starts

People are being encouraged to check their smoke alarms as the clocks go forward an hour tonight for daylight saving. Photo: 123RF Daylight saving begins around the country when clocks are put forward an hour at 2am on Sunday morning. It will then be 3am. Fire and Emergency has encouraged New Zealanders to check their … Read more

Las Vegas newspaper wants slain reporter Jeff German’s devices returned

The Las Vegas Review-Journal is demanding that authorities don’t review a slain reporter’s electronic devices and reporting materials, which were seized by authorities after his death. Jeff German’s cellphone, four computers and external hard drive could be used in the prosecution and defense of German’s alleged killer. But they contain confidential sources and unpublished materials … Read more

Malaysian PM laments lack of UN action on Myanmar crisis

Thousands have been killed since Myanmar’s military seized power in February 2021 from Aung San Suu Kyi’s government. Malaysian Prime Minister Ismail Sabri Yaakob has expressed his disappointment with the United Nations Security Council over its response to the continuing political crisis in Myanmar. Ismail told the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) on Friday that … Read more

Gloucester County brewery files lawsuit seeking to overturn New Jersey’s restrictions on craft brewers

New restrictions that limit the number of social events that breweries in New Jersey can hold are being challenged in court by a Gloucester County craft brewery.  Death of the Fox Brewing Co., which has operated a combination brewery and coffeehouse in Clarksboro since 2017, filed a lawsuit Thursday alleging the state’s Division of Alcoholic … Read more

Biden packs on the PDA with Jill ahead of White House performance by Elton John

President Joe Biden and his wife Dr. Jill Biden were definitely ‘feeling the love’ ahead of a performance by Elton John in the shadow of the White House on Friday night.  The pair kissed one another on the lips in front of an enthusiastic crowd and held hands before taking to the microphone to introduce the … Read more

Father and son hit by driver outside Mountain View library

MOUNTAIN VIEW – A man and his young son suffered minor injuries when they were hit by a driver Friday morning in Mountain View, police said. Around 11:10 a.m., a toddler was riding a training bicycle with his father outside the Mountain View Public Library, the Mountain View Police Department said in a statement. A … Read more

Public holiday surgery cancellations disappointing for deferred patients – Te Whatu Ora

Up to 400 patients have had their non-urgent operations deferred on Monday. File photo. Photo: RNZ / Dan Cook The head of Health New Zealand says she sympathises with people missing out on surgery because of the public holiday to remember the Queen. Between 350 and 400 patients have had non-urgent operations deferred because of … Read more