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January 1, 2019 8:23 PM Top-Ho, Jeeves: Happy Public Domain Dy 2019 – what you can use for free

It’s Public Domain Day, the moment when lots of old works become free to use. It’s a biggie this year because for 20 years nothing new has been released. In 1998 Disney and other copyright holders got the State to impose copyright restrictions for an additional 20 years. The 1998 Copyright Term Extension Act is a horror. Works from 1922, including James 99

January 1, 2019 1:57 PM Blood Moon 2019: Three rare lunar events including Super Blood Moon to stun during January

THE MOON will put on a stellar show this January, with experts saying stargazers will be able to witness three spectacular lunar events to mark the New Year. Millions of people across America and western Europe will be able to see a rare super blood moon, with our satellite temporarily turning bright red, a total lunar eclipse and a Wolf Moon in January 82

December 29, 2018 12:55 PM Ruth Strauss dies aged 46 as a result of rare lung cancer

Ruth Strauss, the wife of former England captain and director of cricket Andrew Strauss, has died at the age of 46 as a result of a rare lung cancer. She was diagnosed with the disease in December 2017, and her husband stepped down from his role at the ECB in October after three and a half years. Andrew Strauss said it gave the family "huge comfort" 76

December 28, 2018 2:59 AM More than half a million potholes reported last year

More than half a million potholes were reported by members of the public to local authorities for repair last year, according to new research. The RAC claims the "shocking" figures prove road conditions are worsening. The data was obtained from Freedom of Information requests to the 212 councils responsible for roads in Great Britain, of which 161 authorities 86

December 21, 2018 8:22 PM EU set for ECONOMIC CRISIS: Expert warns of MAJOR imbalance

TWO top German economists have warned of a major imbalance in the eurozone payments system, warning the “billion-dollar risks” must be corrected immediately. Clemens Feust, president of one of Germany’s largest economic think-tanks and most influential research institutes, joined his predecessor Hans-Werner Sinn in calling for European leaders to act quickly 96

December 20, 2018 10:10 PM Gatwick Airport news: Pilot REVEALS 'catastrophic' damage drones can cause to planes

GATWICK Airport drones could cause "catastrophic accidents" to planes and helicopters as flying at the right speed they could even "go through the windscreen" of an aircraft, warned UK Captain Dave Smith. Speaking to Sky News, the British Airline Pilots' Association spokesman claimed to have warned the Government to implement new drones regulations as 2017 research 70

December 18, 2018 1:02 PM The warm water fish making their way to British waters

Rising sea temperatures have seen new fish species become established in waters around the British Isles, research has shown. Scientific records, archives and contemporary reports have been combined to build a picture of marine life in waters around the Channel Islands. Since the 1990s a "new wave" of fish species has been regularly recorded, the research's 65

December 17, 2018 8:43 AM Christmas travel news: Experts reveal drivers face CHAOS on THESE major roads

MILLIONS of travellers face a Christmas getaway hell on Britain’s road and rail networks. Motorists face "significant congestion on major roads" with the M25, M6 and M40 likely to be very busy. An estimated 20 million journeys are set to be made on UK roads this week. And on the railways, commuters’ festive misery will deepen with replacement bus services 63

December 16, 2018 11:12 PM Robbie Williams becomes Weight Watchers ambassador

Once dubbed "the fat dancer of Take That", the singer becomes an ambassador for WW, formerly called Weight Watchers. The X Factor judge will use his personal weight journey to encourage others to be healthier in 2019. Weight Watchers rebranded as WW, dropping the 'Weight' reference, in September and now aims to focus on wellness and health 108

December 14, 2018 12:37 PM India BOMBSHELL: How Britain 'STOLE £36TRILLION from India and LIED about it'

INDIA produced over £36trillion in goods and trade to fund the British Empire which was ultimately "stolen" by the Westminster elite, according to academics. The British Raj in India lasted from 1858 to 1947, when the country gained independence when Lord Louis Mountbatten partitioned the country and Pakistan was established as a nation state. Before 224