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Elon Musk's first test tunnel will open to the public on December 10

Elon Musk's first test tunnel will open to the public on December 10

The stretch of tunnel that will be opened to the public was previously dubbed a 'test tunnel' and sits beneath the suburb of Hawthorne, south of downtown LA.

Tribal lives of Polynesian warriors in the early 1900s are revealed in newly-uncovered photos

Tribal lives of Polynesian warriors in the early 1900s are revealed in newly-uncovered photos

The photograph series gives a fascinating insight into the lives of Fijian and French Polynesian warriors and their families living on the archipelago more than a century ago.

Muslim sacked after criticising Donald Trump and Tommy Robinson wins unfair dismissal claim

Muslim sacked after criticising Donald Trump and Tommy Robinson wins unfair dismissal claim

Ayub Patel’s bosses said his tweets about the US president (pictured) and the former EDL leader were too political and he was sacked from the job centre in Blackburn, Lancashire.

No place for personal vitriol in politics, May's...

No place for personal vitriol in politics, May's...

LONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - British Prime Minister Theresa May's spokesman said on Monday that there was no place for personal vitriol in politics, after...

Philip Morris stop-smoking campaign attacked as PR stunt

Philip Morris stop-smoking campaign attacked as PR stunt

LONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Marlboro cigarette maker Philip Morris International drew accusations of hypocrisy on Monday after using a four-page newspaper...

Brazil launches trade dispute against China over sugar...

Brazil launches trade dispute against China over sugar...

GENEVA, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Brazil has launched a complaint against China with the World Trade Organization to challenge Beijing's restrictions on sugar...

Italy relief, hopes for China stimulus buoy global stocks

Italy relief, hopes for China stimulus buoy global stocks

By Karin Strohecker and Tom WilsonLONDON, Oct 22 (Reuters) - European shares crept higher on Monday on relief over Italy's budget, tracking rallies in Asia ...

Israel's Mossad chief says high-tech not always a spy's...

Israel's Mossad chief says high-tech not always a spy's...

By Dan WilliamsJERUSALEM, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Spying is getting harder because the same technologies that catch terrorists can sometimes uncover foreign...

Royal photographer reveals the striking similarities between Prince Harry and the Duke of Edinburgh

Royal photographer reveals the striking similarities between Prince Harry and the Duke of Edinburgh

Getty's royal photographer Chris Jackson shared a vintage magazine cover from 1957, featuring a 36-year-old Prince Philip in military attire, and pointed out how much he looks like his grandson.

10 Things to Know for Today - 22 October 2018

10 Things to Know for Today - 22 October 2018

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:1. MIGRANTS PUSH DEEPER INTO MEXICOThe caravan swells...

Philippine court rejects Duterte bid to have critic...

Philippine court rejects Duterte bid to have critic...

MANILA, Philippines (AP) - A Philippine court has rejected a petition by President Rodrigo Duterte's administration to have his fiercest critic in the Senate...

US seeking to boost LNG exports to Japan, rest of Asia

US seeking to boost LNG exports to Japan, rest of Asia

TOKYO (AP) - A top U.S. energy official says Asia is the center of growth in energy demand and offers a great opportunity to expand American liquefied...

Female lion kills longtime mate at Indianapolis Zoo

Female lion kills longtime mate at Indianapolis Zoo

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - The Indianapolis Zoo is trying to determine why a lion killed its mate.The zoo said Friday that an adult female, Zuri, attacked...

Hot coals blamed for damaging 7 cars in stadium lot

Hot coals blamed for damaging 7 cars in stadium lot

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) - Hot coals left by tailgaters are blamed for fires that damaged seven vehicles at New Jersey's MetLife Stadium parking lot.It...

Kremlin concerned over Trump's decision to leave arms...

Kremlin concerned over Trump's decision to leave arms...

MOSCOW (AP) - The Kremlin says it is concerned about U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to withdraw from a landmark nuclear weapons treaty.Trump...

Baby with cradle cap was 'shedding skin like a snake'

Baby with cradle cap was 'shedding skin like a snake'

WARNING GRAPHIC CONTENT: Rosalie Leung, 34, from Melbourne, was at her wits' end watching her three-month-old son aggressively scratch his head and face before finding the scalp cream.

EU gets budget letter from Italy, prepares answer

EU gets budget letter from Italy, prepares answer

BRUSSELS (AP) - The European Union says a letter of the Italian government explaining its 2019 budget proposals has arrived, the latest step in a dispute...

Barcelona president rules out sensational swoop for Neymar

Barcelona president rules out sensational swoop for Neymar

Speculation has been rife recently, with a lot of talk about Neymar going back to Spain and his old club Barcelona. But the club's president has ruled out a return.

Ant McPartlin's ex-wife Lisa Armstrong slams Anne-Marie Corbett for 'major girl code breach'

Ant McPartlin's ex-wife Lisa Armstrong slams Anne-Marie Corbett for 'major girl code breach'

She's reportedly been told to refrain from attacking her ex-husband Ant McPartlin's new love, Anne-Marie Corbett, on Twitter.

Poland: Top court judges return from forced retirements

Poland: Top court judges return from forced retirements

WARSAW, Poland (AP) - Several Supreme Court judges in Poland have returned from government-imposed retirements after the European Union's top court ordered...

Norway hero behind WWII sabotage of Nazi plant dies at 99

Norway hero behind WWII sabotage of Nazi plant dies at 99

COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) - Norway's prime minister says World War II saboteur Joachim Roenneberg, who headed the four-man team that blew up a plant producing...

Simon Mayo QUITS BBC Radio 2 as Drivetime show he co-hosts with Jo Whiley is to end 

Simon Mayo QUITS BBC Radio 2 as Drivetime show he co-hosts with Jo Whiley is to end 

It was previously claimed that the long-serving DJ was plotting a move to Smooth Radio after he was left unhappy at having to share his afternoon show.

Stunning footage shows a giant cave hall vast enough to fit two Great Pyramids inside

Stunning footage shows a giant cave hall vast enough to fit two Great Pyramids inside

A team of Chinese and British explorers lowered themselves into the 200-metre (656ft) long Nongle sinkhole in Fengshan county in Guangxi using just one rope.

Couple spend £20,000 creating dream home in the back of old Hovis bread lorry

Couple spend £20,000 creating dream home in the back of old Hovis bread lorry

Martin Hill sold his Nottingham home and his bar to live in the transformed five tonne truck with girlfriend Iona Stewart. The pair are now travelling in it full time.

Harry charms the locals on solo rainforest visit

Harry charms the locals on solo rainforest visit

Prince Harry, without pregnant wife Meghan, was greeted by the Butchulla People and took part in a traditional Welcome to Country smoking ceremony on Fraser Island in Australia.

Psychiatrist says Bourke Street accused who killed six NOT fit to stand trial 

Psychiatrist says Bourke Street accused who killed six NOT fit to stand trial 

The driver accused of murdering six people during Melbourne's Bourke Street rampage last year was suffering from 'bizarre, religiose delusions' and is not fit to stand trial, according to a psychiatrist.

Under-fire Julen Lopetegui leads Real Madrid stars in training ahead of Viktoria Plzen clash

Under-fire Julen Lopetegui leads Real Madrid stars in training ahead of Viktoria Plzen clash

Lopetegui will be hoping for a response from his players in their Champions League tie against Viktoria Plzen before they face Barcelona in the El Clasico on Sunday.

Glencore boss Ivan Glasenberg plans to retire in 3-5...

Glencore boss Ivan Glasenberg plans to retire in 3-5...

Oct 22 (Reuters) - Glencore Chief Executive Ivan Glasenberg has told investors he plans to retire in three to five years, Bloomberg reported...

SoftBank COO pulls out of Saudi Arabia conference - Bbg

SoftBank COO pulls out of Saudi Arabia conference - Bbg

Oct 22 (Reuters) - SoftBank Group Corp's Chief Operating Officer Marcelo Claure will not be attending the Saudi Arabia investment conference this week,...

China finds African swine fever in country's south,...

China finds African swine fever in country's south,...

BEIJING, Oct 22 (Reuters) - China's three-month old outbreak of African swine fever has spread for the first time to the country's south, its major...

Vaping company to increase number of stores to 300...

Vaping company to increase number of stores to 300...

Edinburgh-based Vaporized will also double its workforce to 1000 as it expands across the UK.

Grants for electric and plug-in hybrid cars slashed...

Grants for electric and plug-in hybrid cars slashed...

The amount of money available for pure electrics has been reduced while hybrid models are no longer eligible for the scheme.

Epileptic boy who nearly had to be sectioned now attends school every day due to cannabis oil

Epileptic boy who nearly had to be sectioned now attends school every day due to cannabis oil

Alfie Dingley, from Kenilworth, had his first seizure at just eight months old and went on to have thousands more, some as often as every half-an-hour. His doctor pumped him with steroids.

Julianne Hough steps out in style in a flowing floral dress and baker boy cap

Julianne Hough steps out in style in a flowing floral dress and baker boy cap

Julianne Hough, 30, scored a style win as she headed out with a female friend to grab a juice in Los Angeles on Sunday.

The REAL Downton Abbey: Historians uncover a 19th century scandal at stately home Chatsworth

The REAL Downton Abbey: Historians uncover a 19th century scandal at stately home Chatsworth

Researchers at the University of Sheffield have uncovered a 19th century scandal at Chatsworth House by looking at letters from the servants who lived and worked at the estate.

Abe to bring business leaders to Beijing amid US trade...

Abe to bring business leaders to Beijing amid US trade...

BEIJING (AP) - Around 500 Japanese business leaders will accompany Prime Minister Shinzo Abe when he visits Beijing this week, amid an ongoing China-U.S....

Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk brave a chilly day to take their little girl Lea to the park

Bradley Cooper and Irina Shayk brave a chilly day to take their little girl Lea to the park

On Saturday the 43-year-old actor pushed his daughter in her stroller while his Russian model girlfriend, 32, lovingly held on to her beau's arm as they visited a playground in the city's West Village.

Beast from the East sends Christmas dinner prices soaring

Beast from the East sends Christmas dinner prices soaring

Many farmers across Britain are reporting disappointing yields from their crops, with the wholesale cost of potatoes up by a whopping 186 per cent compared to this time last year.

Ed Balls jokes he fell victim to Strictly curse 'in his dreams' amid Katya Jones kiss scandal

Ed Balls jokes he fell victim to Strictly curse 'in his dreams' amid Katya Jones kiss scandal

Ed Balls joked over falling victim to the Strictly Come Dancing curse 'in his dreams' as he addressed his former dance partner Katya Jones kissing Seann Walsh during an appearance on Lorraine.

Calls for passengers to boycott Ryanair after staff refused to take action against racist passenger

Calls for passengers to boycott Ryanair after staff refused to take action against racist passenger

The man - who has not been arrested - was filmed unleashing a highly-offensive tirade against the 77-year-old Windrush immigrant on a Ryanair flight from Barcelona to London Stansted.

Fergie reveals the QUEEN'S secret role in Eugenie's wedding

Fergie reveals the QUEEN'S secret role in Eugenie's wedding

The Duchess of York, 59, has thanked her former mother-in-law the Queen for making her daughter Princess Eugenie's wedding day at St George's Chapel earlier this month 'so memorable.

NHS trusts braced for winter worse than last year

NHS trusts braced for winter worse than last year

Thousands of non-urgent operations were postponed across England and Wales last winter as staff desperately battled to clear the backlog amid the worst flu outbreak in seven years.

NHS saves £288million by using a price comparison tool

NHS saves £288million by using a price comparison tool

NHS trusts in England have made the savings thanks to a price comparison tool, which shows them what nearby trusts are paying and highlights the cheapest available options.

British household plastic is found at illegal dump sites in Malaysia

British household plastic is found at illegal dump sites in Malaysia

Packaging for products familiar to British customers – including Fairy dishwasher tablets and Yeo Valley yoghurt– were among the rubbish strewn across a number of sites in Malaysia.

Kremlin: We'll respond in kind if U.S. develops...

Kremlin: We'll respond in kind if U.S. develops...

By Andrew Osborn and Tom BalmforthMOSCOW, Oct 22 (Reuters) - The Kremlin said on Monday that Russia would be forced to respond in kind if the United States ...

Default offer to push down power prices

Default offer to push down power prices

Households could save hundreds of dollars, and businesses thousands, under a decision by the federal government.The government has asked the Australian...

ScotRail fined more than £2.2m in first six months of year

ScotRail fined more than £2.2m in first six months of year

The operator failed to meet a series of targets following assessments of facilities in stations and on trains.

Paedophile footballer Adam Johnson is enjoying prison visits from a mystery redhead

Paedophile footballer Adam Johnson is enjoying prison visits from a mystery redhead

Bethany Drake (pictured) has been to see the shamed former Premier League star from her home in Rochdale to HMP Moorland, near Doncaster, where he is serving a six year prison sentence.

A third of young people back polygamy, major poll finds 

A third of young people back polygamy, major poll finds 

Many young people now believe marriage should be more like a rolling mobile phone deal, researchers say.

Tory MP Michael Fabricant strips off to launch naked bike ride campaign

Tory MP Michael Fabricant strips off to launch naked bike ride campaign

Tory backbencher Michael Fabricant got his kit off to bare all on a Boris bike to cycle around a park for the wacky promotional clip.

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