Democratic Rep. Katie Hill dramatically confessed to having a three-way affair with a young campaign worker on Wednesday just as the House Ethics Committee announced it would investigate her. Seeing the Invisible Patient. Physicians too often fail to address the needs of caregivers, a clinical review finds. Indicted Giuliani Associate Ties Case to Trump. The connection was made as two associates of Rudolph W. Giuliani pleaded not guilty in federal court in Manhattan. RWE denies study flagging 1 billion euro coal plant losses in 2019. RWE denied on Thursday a report saying the German power firm would face nearly 1 billion euros ($1.1 billion) of losses related to its coal-fired power plants this year. More than half a million Californian customers may face power outages. More than half a million homes and businesses in California could lose power this week as utilities including Pacific Gas Electric and Southern California Edison cut off electricity as a preventive measure against wildfires. The S.E.C.s Clayton Turns Oversight Partisan. The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board thrives on its independence. The Trump administration is eroding it. Review Leavenworth Puts the Army on Trial. A documentary mini-series on Starz examines the case of a platoon leader whose own men accused him of murder in Afghanistan. Google claims its quantum computer can do the impossible in 200 seconds. Google claims it has designed a machine that needs only 200 seconds to solve a problem that would take the world's fastest supercomputer 10,000 years to figure out. NRL great Andrew Johns takes aim at Valentine Holmes and Jarryd Hayne. NRL great Andrew Johns told his 'Freddy and the Eighth' podcast the pair had sunk potentially lucrative deals in Australia when they travelled overseas to try their hand in the NFL.
Adorable moment a kangaroo is rescued from a backyard swimming pool by firefighters. The adorable marsupial had been swimming laps to cool off from the heat in Camden, south-west of Sydney on Wednesday. Greek workers protest reforms intended to boost investment. Greek garbage collectors marched peacefully through Athens on Thursday to protest the new conservative government's plans to further outsource state services. Ultra-Orthodox grandmother gives birth to her 20TH child. The unnamed 42-year-old grandmother was rushed to Hadassah Hospital Ein Kerem in Jerusalem after going into labour on Wednesday. Russia Doping Decision Faces Delay After WADA Cancels Meeting. Russias voluminous response to a list of 31 questions about manipulated drug tests is said to have overwhelmed investigators. Deaf three-year-old girl bursts into tears when she hears her parents' voices for the first time. Q'ela Pierce, three, was left overwhelmed when her parents switched on her cochlear hearing implant for the first time since her surgery at Nemours Children's Hospital, Orlando. Chile's president declares state of emergency after riots over metro fare hike. Chilean President Sebastin Piera declared a state of emergency in a televised address to the nation on Friday after days of violent protests in the country's capital. Breakingviews Excessive Aviva scepticism. Markets are cool over Avivas 5.6 bln takeover of Friends Life. The scepticism over the deal is excessive says Breakingviews.
Britons are happier and less anxious despite the Brexit crisis. In the year to March, anxiety ratings (left) fell as happiness leapt across the UK. And since the first happiness scores were calculated in 2013, life satisfaction has gone up by 3.4 per cent. Spieth and McIlroy wary of using hemp and CBD products. Jordan Spieth thinks hemp oils and creams can help professional golfers with their aches and pains but is concerned that lack of regulation of the products could lead to a player failing a drug test. Review Double, Double, Burger and Trouble in Scotland, PA. When Macbeth meets McDonalds, a meaty new musical is born. Kyle Sandilands says he didn't speak to Sophie Monk for 18 months when she signed to 2Day FM. Kyle Sandilands has never been shy to disparage his previous employers at Southern Cross Austereo. Novak Djokovic reflects on Wimbledon victory. Novak Djokovic explains why his 2019 Wimbledon victory over Roger Federer was the toughest mental challenge of his career. Utopia, Abandoned. The Italian town Ivrea was once a model for workers rights and progressive design. Now, its both a cautionary tale and evidence of a grand experiment in making labor humane. Cara Delevingne looks weary as she heads home in a casual hoodie and jogging bottoms. The model and actress traded her futuristic mirrored dress for a baggy hooded top and loose-fitting grey jogging bottoms as she ventured out after attending theSpaceSelfie photocall. Breakingviews TV Zuck ad woes. Running political campaign messages accounts for a tiny sliver of Facebooks revenue, but generates a welter of bad publicity. Jennifer Saba argues that the smart thing for the social media firms boss, Mark Zuckerberg, to do is to avoid showing political ads at all.