Book Controversy Leads to Assistant Principal’s Firing

The assistant principal at a Mississippi school has been fired for reading a children’s book called “I Need a New Butt!” to second-graders. Toby Price said he was asked to set up a Zoom class for the kids at Gary Road Elementary School in Byram – and that when the […]

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Bill to Phase Out Rooftop solar incentives

Florida bill to phase out rooftop solar incentives on its way to DeSantis The Florida Legislature has passed a bill in both chambers that would effectively end legal perks for installing rooftop solar panels on homes. The legislation was reportedly written and pushed through by lobbyists associated with Florida Power […]

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Knockderry Castle Owners Ousted Over $310

Owners evicted from Argyll castle after 22-year fight The owners of a Scottish castle have been evicted after a 22-year battle against losing the property. The long-running legal wrangle over £3m Knockderry Castle in Argyll ended when sheriff officers took control of the property on behalf of trustees. Businesswoman Marian […]

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Job Ad Attracts 28,000 Applications

Saudi job advert for 30 female train drivers attracts 28,000 applications Women were not even allowed to drive in the conservative kingdom until 2018 A job advert looking for 30 female train drivers in Saudi Arabia received more than 28,000 applications, as the country opens up more opportunities for women. […]

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Lata Mangeshkar, Legendary Bollywood Singer

Lata Mangeshkar, Legendary Bollywood Singer, Dead at 92 “Nightingale of India” who recorded thousands of songs during seven-decade career dies following battle with Covid-19 Legendary Bollywood singer Lata Mangeshkar, “the Nightingale of India,” died Sunday at the age of 92. The prolific voice behind Indian film and devotional songs had […]

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