More than million former felons in Florida could soon be allowed to vote

Non-violent former felons in Florida could soon be allowed back on voter rolls after activists there cleared a last major hurdle to change the state’s constitution. The Voting Restoration Amendment, which is expected to be put on the ballot for the midterm elections, would automatically restore voting rights to citizens who have been convicted of non-violent crimes, and who have ...

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Democrats ask Facebook and Twitter for evidence of Russia involvement in #ReleaseTheMemo

Democrats are pressing Facebook and Twitter to illuminate if Russian-linked actors fanned an online campaign to release a politically charged memorandum. Republican politicians have been referencing a “shocking” and “alarming” analysis authored by a Republican-controlled intelligence committee, hinting that it shows abuse of government surveillance programmes. Paralleling those warnings, a #ReleasetheMemo hashtag flared on social media. But Democrats have been deeply ...

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'You can ask Boris!’ Brexiteer shuts down Kay Burley over post-Brexit NHS funding

The Brexiteer shut down the Sky News host as she continually pressed him about the Leave campaign’s NHS bus pledge during the Brexit referendum.  Mr Johnson, who was a leading figure in the Leave campaign in the run-up to the 2016 EU referendum, told allies of his desire to deliver the campaign promise of spending the cash saved from scrapping ...

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EU trade commissioner ADMITS UK will strike deals around the world easily after Brexit

Cecilia Malmström met with MEP’s to announce the framework for the bloc’s new economic partnership arrangement with Japan – with one heralding it as “the most important bilateral agreement ever agreed by the European Union” Japan and the bloc make up roughly 30 percent of the world’s GDP with Britain included, making the potential deal incredibly lucrative for Brussels. However ...

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When is the Carabao Cup Final 2018? Venue, kick-off time and who is competing for League Cup trophy

As we enter the last days of January, the festive period fast becoming a distant memory, thoughts turn to silverware. The first trophy of the domestic campaign comes in the form of the Carabao Cup. It may lack the glamour of the Premier League or the magic of the FA Cup, but the competition, also known as the League Cup ...

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1 in 4 chance it'll be England vs Germany as the draw for new Nations League looms

Gareth Southgate is about to discover England’s opponents in the new UEFA Nations League — and they have a 25 per cent chance of getting world champions Germany. The revolutionary set-up has been brought in to try to scrap meaningless friendlies and England are likely to end up facing a better class of opponent. England boss Southgate and new Wales ...

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Shock Celebrity Big Brother eviction result revealed as Ginuwine walks from the house

Ginuwine has become the fifth housemates to be evicted from Celebrity Big Brother. Presenter Emma Willis returned to the house to interview John Barnes after his backdoor eviction and kick another star out. Just days after the football legend was cruelly kicked out via the Diary Room, another housemate left through the big doors to an excited crowd. Ginuwine, Wayne ...

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Joel Dommett opens up about weddings plans to fiancee Hannah Cooper on the NTAs red carpet

Joel Dommett is excitedly planning his wedding to fiancée Hannah Cooper. The I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here! star recently announced that he’d popped he question to his model girlfriend. Speaking to Mirror Online on the NTAs red carpet, the Extra Camp host said: “[The plans are] going great. “It’s really exciting, it’s going to be so fun. ...

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Bit bored? Katie Price spotted scrolling through her phone during Holly Willoughby’s NTAs acceptance speech

Katie Price was caught checking her phone during Holly Willoughby’s NTAs acceptance speech on behalf of This Morning. Maybe the star was feeling a little bitter that Loose Women had lost out on the Best Daytime Show award. As Holly gushed to the audience, the camera panned to the Loose Women cast to show Katie scrolling on her phone. One ...

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7 times Tories were accused of 'fake news' as they set up a special unit to stop it

Theresa May’s government is setting up a special unit to stop the spread of “fake news” – and a lot of people are making the same joke. The deadly serious plan was announced tonight by Downing Street, whose spokesman declared: “We are living in an era of fake news”. He was, of course, talking about alleged Russian meddling in elections ...

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