Van Gogh: York to host UK projection premiere on artist's work

Image copyright Chadi Abou Sariya Image caption Van Gogh: The Immersive Experience has already been showcased in Belgium and Italy The UK premiere of an immersive 360-degree projection display inspired by the paintings of Vincent Van Gogh is to be held in York. More than 200 animated paintings will be …

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'No deal' Tory leadership hopefuls boosted by MPs' Brexit vote

Conservative leadership candidates including Boris Johnson hoping to force a “deal or no deal” Brexit in October have been handed a boost after MPs defeated a Labour-led attempt to tie the next prime minister’s hands. Labour vowed it would not end efforts to stop no deal but the defeat bolstered …

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At least 72 injured in Hong Kong protests

At least 72 people were injured and rushed to Hong Kong hospitals in the wake of massive protests Wednesday over a bill that would allow extradition to mainland China, authorities said. The wounded include 50 men and 22 women — with at least two of those injured in serious condition, …

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Surprise! Joe Biden’s son Hunter Biden is married, family confirms

Did Hunter Biden get married in a secret wedding to a South African woman?  Other than confirm that former Vice President Joe Biden’s 49-year-old son got married, his family has said little else.  “Yes. That’s true,” Valerie Owens confirmed to The News Journal on Wednesday. But the former vice president’s sister …

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WWC roundup: Germany tops Spain to stay atop Group B

Soccer Football – Women’s World Cup – Group B – Germany v Spain – Stade du Hainaut, Valenciennes, France – June 12, 2019 Germany’s Sara Daebritz scores their first goal REUTERS/Yves Herman Sara Daebritz scored in the 42nd minute and Germany defeated Spain 1-0 on Wednesday in the Women’s World …

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'Exceptional' and 'kind' British teens killed in Bolivia named

By Sanya Burgess, news reporter The families of two British teenagers who died in a car crash in Bolivia have paid tribute to their loved ones. Freddie Michael McLennan and George Joseph Atkins, who were both 19, were killed when the vehicle they were in flipped over on the Salar …

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Huawei cancels MateBook laptop launch because of US export ban

Enlarge / The Huawei Matebook 13, which was released in January 2019. Valentina Palladino Huawei was planning to announce a new MateBook laptop this week, but an executive confirmed that the company cancelled the launch because of US sanctions against the Chinese company. It’s not clear when—or whether—the laptop will …

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