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Inflation soars past Bank of England target The UK’s rate of inflation leapt higher last month on the back of a surge in fuel prices and more expensive clothing. The Office for National Statistics (ONS) said the Consumer Prices Index (CPI) hit 2.1% for May, ahead of the Bank of England’s 2% target. It represented …

Met Office forecast for Monday Fresher in the northwest, but it will be another warm day in the southeast. Here is the full forecast for Wales: A cloudy morning towards the northwest with some patchy light rain at times. Elsewhere sunny spells. Through the afternoon, cloud spreads south but with occasional sunny spells too. Feeling …

Three taken to hospital after reported stabbing Three man have been taken to hospital after reports of a stabbing in Aberdare. Police and ambulance were called to Whitcombe Street at around 8.25pm on Saturday evening. Three men, all aged 23, have been taken to hospital. One of those injured is believed to have life-threatening injuries. …

Passengers walk by a security sign warning about a facial recognition area at the Suedkreuz train station in Berlin, Germany.(Photo by Michele Tantussi/Getty Images) The King County Council recently passed an ordinance that bans government use of facial recognition technology. That was fairly controversial within the council, but also with a group called the Information …

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — From one extreme to the other during the coronavirus pandemic, the wedding industry is seeing a boom as canceled events are rescheduled. It is a race against the clock to make it down the aisle in 2021. Now that people can finally start having large events again, wedding vendors have gone from …

By Associated Press, CNN22:39 US President Joe Biden has opened the first overseas trip with a declaration that “the United States is back” as he seeks to reassert the nation on the world stage and steady European allies deeply shaken by his predecessor. Mr Biden has set the stakes for his eight-day trip in sweeping …

Professor Cheng says the Delta strain of COVID-19 most likely entered the community after the returned traveller infected a staff member or another resident in quarantine. He said the investigation was looking at four possibilities overall, of varying likelihood. “The first one, so there was someone else infected on the plane and they have got …

More than 24 million people from the Northern Plains to New England to parts of Texas are under a heat advisory, with at least six states setting record highs on Monday.  Boston is under a heat emergency as temperatures rose above 90 degrees for the third consecutive day. Many flocked to cooling centers and neighboring …

TOPEKA, Kan. (WIBW) – Scattered rain showers in southeastern and central Kansas this afternoon, but just like yesterday these showers will dissipate this evening a little before sunset. This pattern will continue throughout this week, but don’t expect to see rain as these showers and storms will be extremely isolated and most will remain dry …

CALGARY — The jackpot for Tuesday’s Lotto Max draw will be a record-breaking $70 million, eclipsing the previous mark by $5 million. And an estimated 47 Maxmillions prizes will also be available, bringing the total prize pool to $117 million. Previous record jackpots across the prairie region include: Alberta: $65 million – October 2019 (Calgary); …