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Elusive cat at Kennedy Airport finally caught

Elusive cat at Kennedy Airport finally caught

With a little cat food in hand, Tang started calling out for " Dai Meng ", which is Pepper's Mandarin name that loosely translates to "little dork". The tabby seized her chance for escape and jumped onto the check-in counter before leaping up onto the low ceiling and disappearing into the facility.


Crown star Claire Foy to get pay out over gender pay gap

Crown star Claire Foy to get pay out over gender pay gap

The 34-year-old actress is receiving around $275,000 in back pay from the streaming service, The Daily Mail reported on Sunday (April 29). Back in early March, producers on The Crown confirmed that Claire Foy , who played Queen Elizabeth through seasons 1 and 2, was paid less than Matt Smith .


Air pollution kills 7 million people a year, World Health Organization reports

Air pollution kills 7 million people a year, World Health Organization reports

Almost 50 United Kingdom towns and cities are breaching levels of the most risky form of pollution, the World Health Organisation has found. "Air pollution needs to be brought under control with urgent and effective action". She said: "This report reconfirms that air pollution is one of the leading environmental public health crises in the United Kingdom today". " Air pollution threatens us all , but the poorest and most marginalised people bear the brunt of the burden".


President Trump's acting immigration enforcement chief abruptly announces retirement

President Trump's acting immigration enforcement chief abruptly announces retirement

As acting director of the agency, Homan has been a fierce defender of the Trump administration's immigration policies. According to the Daily Kos , "not only have ( Homan's ) agents been picking up immigrant moms and dads with decades in the USA and no criminal record, but Homan himself has weaponized and politicized the agency to march lock-step alongside the administration's racist war on immigrants and so-called "sanctuary cities".


Vatican's treasurer to face trial on old sex abuse claims

Vatican's treasurer to face trial on old sex abuse claims

He told Judge Pullen prosecutors could take up to three months to prepare for the trials, but Mr Richter said he wanted the first trial to start sooner rather than later. "I'm looking forward, finally, to having my day in court", said Pell in June 2017. Wearing a cleric's collar, Pell climbed the stairs to court accompanied by his lawyer Robert Richter about 45 minutes before the hearing was to begin.


Morocco cuts diplomatic ties with Iran, citing Hezbollah's support for the Polisario

Morocco cuts diplomatic ties with Iran, citing Hezbollah's support for the Polisario

For Morocco, the intervention of Hezbollah in the regional conflict could not have been possible without the green light of the Iranian authorities. The source said that the Kingdom affirms its stand by the sisterly Kingdom of Morocco in all that guarantees its security and stability, including its decision to sever its relations with Iran.