Mum ‘kicked out of school for pregnancy’ graduates

“Lily was just grinning at me and said I looked like someone off Hogwarts,” she said. “They accidentally pronounced my surname wrong when I went onto the stage to collect my degree, and I heard her correct them and say ‘that’s my mummy’.” Skip Twitter post by @RachaelCampey When I found out I was pregnant with you at 14, I promised I would work non stop to give you the best childhood I could. 7/8 education systems later, countless jobs and everything life could possibly throw at us. Today I graduated at 21 with my 6 year old by my side. 👩‍🎓 👩‍👧💛💫 pic.twitter.com/n7SqP2QEv4 — Rachael Campey (@RachaelCampey) December 4, 2019 Miss Campey, who lives in Crossgates, said she had …

Daniel Radcliffe says he feels ‘terrible’ for Meghan Markle

Daniel Radcliffe as Harry Potter in the 2004 film “Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban.” (Warner Bros.) Markle, 38, recently opened up about the intense media scrutiny she faces in Tom Bradby’s ITV documentary “Harry & Meghan: An African Journey.” DANIEL RADCLIFFE SAYS HE ‘NEVER FELT COOL’ PLAYING HARRY POTTER “I never thought that this would be easy, but I thought it would be fair,” Markle said of the fame. “And that’s the part that’s really hard to reconcile. Radcliffe said he’s heard that Markle “is being treated to the full force of the British media.” (Getty) PRINCE HARRY, MEGHAN MARKLE WON’T JOIN THE QUEEN FOR CHRISTMAS AT SANDRINGHAM “He sees the pain of his wife and the attacks she faces, and …

READ: House Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler’s opening statement for impeachment hearing

Washington (CNN)The House Judiciary Committee held its first impeachment hearing into President Donald Trump on Wednesday. Judiciary Chairman Jerry Nadler, a Democrat from New York, led the hearing. “That call was part of a concerted effort by the President, and by his men, to solicit a personal advantage in the next election—this time, in the form of an investigation of his political adversaries by a foreign government. “To obtain that private, political advantage, President Trump withheld both an official White House meeting from the newly elected president of a fragile democracy and vital military aid from a vulnerable ally. “When Congress found out about this scheme and began to investigate, President Trump took extraordinary and unprecedented steps to cover up …

Ayesha Curry reveals what’s on her family’s Thanksgiving menu this year

(CNN)If you’re still trying to decide what to whip up this Thanksgiving, Ayesha Curry has a bit of inspiration for your feast. Curry said this year’s Thanksgiving will be more laid back due to her husband’s hand injury that he sustained earlier this month. “I wasn’t initially cooking but our plans changed, Steph got injured so the silver lining underneath all of the trauma is that we get to be home for Thanksgiving, which is nice and now I am cooking,” she said. Curry, who plays for the Golden State Warriors, will reportedly be out for three months due to the injury. “It’s going to end up being the smallest Thanksgiving we’ve ever had at home,” Curry told CNN. “We …

Possible impeachment witness Kupperman tries to keep lawsuit afloat

Washington (CNN)Attorneys for Charles Kupperman, the former deputy national security adviser who hasn’t testified about President Donald Trump and Ukraine after he tied up his House subpoena in court, are doing what they can to keep his lawsuit alive. “Even if the House Defendants are immune from suit, the Speech or Debate Clause does not here apply to the Sergeant-at-Arms,” Kupperman’s attorney, Charles Cooper, wrote on Wednesday. He notes the White House has no opinion on whether Irving should be added to the case, but the House might respond at a later time. Kupperman had already sued the chairs of the House investigative committees, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Trump. Kupperman filed his case after receiving a House subpoena and …

H&M tests clothing rental service to address environmental concern

H&M is testing out a clothing rental service as the fashion industry faces environmental concerns over its contribution to waste and pollution. (Photo: iStock) FOLLOW US ON FACEBOOK FOR MORE FOX LIFESTYLE NEWS The retail company will assess the trial in three months before deciding to expand any further. The store will also provide repair services, a coffee shop and a beauty bar. “We have a huge belief in rental, but we still want to test and learn quite a lot and do tweaks and changes,” H&M Head of Business Development Daniel Claesson said in a presentation at the flagship. CLICK HERE TO GET THE FOX NEWS APP The clothing industry has faced mounting criticisms after a United Nations report …

Indian student creates a brick made from recycled plastic

(CNN)When an Indian engineering student visited a traditional brick kiln, he was appalled at what he saw. ‘Like Lego bricks’ While a student at Jadavpur University, Banerjee wanted to find a creative and socially beneficial alternative to the brick kilns. Find out more about Call to Earth and the extraordinary people working for a more sustainable future Along with his classmates Agnimitra Sengupta, Ankan Podder and Utsav Bhattacharyya, Banerjee created a social enterprise called Qube in 2017. Its product is the Plastiqube — an alternative brick made from waste plastic. Banerjee and his team work with waste collectors in West Bengal to gather garbage — including water bottles and disposable bags. The detritus is then cleaned, shredded and pressed into …

Trump vows not to change the name of Thanksgiving despite cries from the ‘liberal left’

“It was a beautiful, beautiful thing. We gave a pardon because we’re going to take care of our warriors,” Trump said. “I will always stick up for our great fighters. People can sit there in air-conditioned offices and complain.” He also accused “the radical left Democrats” of “trying to rip our nation apart,” first with the “Russia hoax” and now with House impeachment hearings. Original Article : HERE ; The Ultimate Survival Food: The Lost Ways

Ex-boyfriend of missing NJ woman dead from apparent suicide after being named person of interest: reports

John D. Ozbilgen, 29, was named a person of interest after his on-again off-again girlfriend, Stephanie Parze, 25, was last seen on Oct. 30.  (Facebook) Ozbilgen was named a person of interest in the case but had not been formally charged. Police have yet to find Parze. REMAINS OF MISSOURI WOMAN BELIEVED TO HAVE BEEN FOUND AFTER HUSBAND PROVIDES INFORMATION  His Tuesday court appearance was in regards to a child pornography charge that was brought against him after police searched his home in connection with Parze’s disappearance. Assistant Prosecutor Caitlyn Sidley detailed a toxic relationship between Ozbilgen and Parze. She filed a simple assault domestic violence complaint against Ozbilgen for a Sept. 23 incident where he was accused of striking her in …

Lib Dems vow 50bn ‘windfall’ from stopping Brexit

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJo Swinson responds to Lib Dems’ recent squeeze in polls Stopping Brexit will free up £50bn to spend on public services and reducing inequality, Jo Swinson will say as she unveils the Liberal Democrat manifesto. The boost to economic growth which it says the UK will get from staying in the EU is at the heart of its plan to build a “brighter future for people”. The so-called “Remain bonus” would pay for 20,000 new teachers, extra cash for schools and support for the low-paid. Other proposals include a “frequent flyer” tax and 80% renewables target. Its largest single spending commitment is a major expansion of free childcare and support for early …

Minnesota school district apologizes for throwing out hot meals for students with over $15 in lunch debt

Richfield High School came under fire after cafeteria workers allegedly threw away the hot meals of students who had lunch debt. (richfieldschools.org) Officials said the high school’s nutrition services staff had begun implementing a practice where students with a meal balance of $15 or more are provided with an “alternative lunch.” On Monday, around 40 students had hot lunches taken off their trays, thrown out, and replaced with a cold lunch, KARE 11 reported. “Once our administration was made aware of the situation, we immediately ceased the practice in time for the third lunch period,” the school district said. FLORIDA STUDENT SAYS HIGH SCHOOL REJECTED PRO-LIFE CLUB FOR ‘CONTROVERSIAL’ VIEWS Tables at Richfield High School will be set up during lunch …

Diplomat who overheard bombshell call between Trump and Sondland set to testify

Washington (CNN)A US diplomat who overheard President Donald Trump ask the US Ambassador to the EU about the status of “investigations” during a cellphone conversation in a Kiev restaurant is set to appear before the House impeachment inquiry behind closed doors on Friday. Holmes has also served as a special assistant for South and Central Asia to former Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Bill Burns and spent time on the National Security Council staff at the White House as director for Afghanistan from 2011 to 2012. “He is a decent guy and a smart, competent foreign service officer,” said a second source who has worked on US policy in Ukraine and knows Holmes. Political specialist As political counselor, …

Will fibre broadband be obsolete by 2030?

The old landline telephone infrastructure across the UK used copper cables, but accessing the internet over copper cables is slower than over fibre optic cables. Image copyright Getty Images Image caption High-frequency 5G will require more transmitters However, the government plans to auction lower-frequency spectrum – freed up from the digital TV switchover – for 5G services. “The 700MHz frequency band that will be auctioned is good at covering large rural areas,” said Mr Howett. “Anything freed up from that switchover from analogue to digital TV means you can reach more people with fewer base stations.” However, even if the UK focused on national 5G coverage, guaranteeing a stable connection to every home would be difficult. Atmospheric conditions can lead …

America’s largest milk producer files for bankruptcy

New York (CNN Business)Dean Foods, America’s largest milk producer, is filing for bankruptcy. Dean Foods said in a statement that it is working with the Dairy Farmers of America cooperative on a potential deal, in which the cooperative would buy almost all of the company. As part of the bankruptcy process, the company secured $850 million in financing from its existing lenders, including Rabobank (RSWLDD), to keep the company running. Once a staple of the American refrigerator, milk has slowly fallen out of favor with consumers as they seek less-sugary or plant-based alternatives. The global market for milk alternatives is expected to top $18 billion this year, up 3.5% from 2018, according to Euromonitor. That’s still a fraction of the …

Milwaukee resident accused of throwing acid in a man’s face is charged with a hate crime

(CNN)Clifton Blackwell, the Milwaukee man accused of throwing acid last week on a US citizen born in Peru, is being charged in Wisconsin circuit court with a hate crime, according to a criminal complaint. It is unclear whether Blackwell has an attorney. Online jail records show a bail of $20,000 has been set and indicate Blackwell was in custody as of Wednesday evening. CNN affiliate WTMJ reported Blackwell made an initial appearance Wednesday. Mahud Villalaz, who came to America in 2001 and became a US citizen in 2013, suffered second-degree burns after a man threw acid on him. Villalaz told police his attacker accused him of invading the United States. Villalaz, 42, said at a Wednesday news conference that he …