Fidel Castro: His life and legacy

Fidel Castro: His life and legacy

Cuba’s former communist leader Fidel Castro has died, aged 90.In 1959 Castro led revolutionary forces to successfully overthrow dictator Fulgencio Batista.He became Cuba’s prime minister from 1959 to 1976 and its president from 1976 to 2008.He will be cremated on Saturday, according to his brother and successor Raul Castro. Nov 26, 2016
3 rare pygmy marmoset monkeys stolen from Sydney Park, say officials

3 rare pygmy marmoset monkeys stolen from Sydney Park, say officials

Symbio Wildlife Park is asking for three of its pygmy marmosets to be returned after the monkeys were stolen.Two adults and one newborn marmoset were taken from the zoo overnight.The four-week-old baby requires its mother’s milk to survive and is therefore in great danger.The zoo released footage of the marmosets in an appeal to the public for information. Nov 26, 2016
Green Partys Jill Stein files recount petition for Wisconsin State

Green Partys Jill Stein files recount petition for Wisconsin State

Green Party presidential candidate Jill Stein filed a petition on Friday, 25 November, seeking a recount of votes in Wisconsin State. She had pledged earlier in the week to request recount of votes in three states — Wisconsin, Pennsylvania and Michigan. Nov 26, 2016
Arsene Wenger speaks out on Crewe sexual abuse investigation

Arsene Wenger speaks out on Crewe sexual abuse investigation

When asked about his opinion on the current investigation into sexual abuse of young football players by former Crewe Alexandra coach Barry Bennell, Arsene Wenger spoke out for the hundreds and thousands of coaches who did not behave inappropriately.The accusations against Bennell sparked new investigations in a case that football player Andy Woodward - who made the first of the more recent claims against Bennell - called potentially worse than Savile. Nov 26, 2016