The Hallmark Channel is reversing its ban on advertisements featuring same-sex couples and apologizing for pulling them in the first place, a network spokeswoman told CNN Business.
- U.S.The Telegraph
Boy, 17, fatally stabbed 'during petty row over phone charger' is latest victim of knife crime crisis
A 17-year-old boy who was fatally stabbed during an argument over a phone charger is the latest victim of Britain's knife crime crisis, it has emerged.
- WorldThe Telegraph
New Zealand volcano: Body of 21-year-old vet recovered from island as family fight for survival in hospital
Krystal Browitt, an Australian veterinary student from Melbourne who had just turned 21, was sightseeing with her sister and father on the island of Whakaari when toxic ash clouds spewed rocks and dust high into the air.
A security team at Vilnius airport in Lithuania has managed to find its muse in what might seem—superficially—like an entirely uninspiring job, especially around the holiday season. After dealing with throngs of harried travelers who insist on carrying prohibited items all year long, although they are listed on the airport website (pdf) and even depicted in images, one airport security team took a creative approach to informing passengers this year. They decorated a Christmas tree with all of the prohibited items they collected from negligent travelers throughout the year, turning confiscations into Christmas cheer.
- LifestyleHouse Beautiful
Must not eat the dough, must not eat the dough ...
Did you expect any less from the Queen?
- LifestyleRefinery 29 UK
Use this exciting transit to get yourself out of a rut, or explore a new venture. This favourable transit lends us the endurance we need to see out difficult tasks. It could be challenging to get your words out on Thursday as messenger Mercury squares against dreamy Neptune.