The Birth 2019: Shane Lowry puts in dominant picture to desire first vital

Media playback is not supported on this device The moment Shane Lowry won the OpenThe 148th Open Championship – final-round leaderboard-15 S Lowry (Ire); -9 T Fleetwood (Eng); -7 T Finau (US); -6 L Westwood (Eng), B Koepka (US); -5 R MacIntyre (Sco), T Hatton (Eng), D Willett (Eng), R Fowler (US); -4 P Reed…

S African president fights relieve in corruption row

Image copyright Reuters Image caption President Cyril Ramaphosa: “The report is fundamentally and irretrievably flawed” South African President Cyril Ramaphosa says he is mounting a legal challenge against an official report that concluded he had deliberately misled parliament over a campaign donation.He said the report by the country’s corruption watchdog was “fundamentally and irretrievably flawed”.…

Chancellor denies ‘predominant failure’ over tanker

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionA Royal Navy frigate can be heard warning Iranian armed forces, before the oil tanker is seizedThe UK government did not take its “eye off the ball” over the seizure of a UK-flagged oil tanker in the Gulf on Friday, the chancellor told the BBC.Philip Hammond said…

Wildfires sweep through central Portugal

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSome people attempted to extinguish fires near their homesHundreds of firefighters have spent the day battling wildfires in a forested, mountainous area of central Portugal.Eight firefighters and 12 civilians have been injured in the Castelo Branco region, according to the interior ministry. One badly burned civilian was…

Hammond plans to forestall if Johnson turns into PM

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionPhilip Hammond: ‘All the polling suggest Boris Johnson will win… and I am making my plans accordingly’Philip Hammond has told the BBC he intends to resign as chancellor if Boris Johnson becomes the UK’s next PM. He said a no-deal Brexit, something Mr Johnson has left open…

‘He’s hanging hundreds of thousands of Individuals in hazard’

Democratic representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has reacted to President Trump’s comments about her and three other congresswomen – in which he told them to ‘go back’ to ‘the totally broken and crime-infested place from which they came.’Speaking at a town hall event in her own New York district, she said the remarks endangered millions of Americans.

Excessive safety as Hong Kong protesters obtain

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTear gas fired at Hong Kong pro-democracy protestRiot police have fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters in Hong Kong following a large pro-democracy rally in the city. Officers charged demonstrators who threw objects at police lines.The clashes came after marchers ignored a designated finish line,…

Wonder unveils swathe of most up-to-date superhero films

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Mahershala Ali (middle) has been announced as Marvel’s new Blade Marvel has announced a bumper crop of 10 new superhero productions at Comic Con.Marvel studios president Kevin Feige, flanked by dozens of Hollywood stars, revealed the post-Avengers roster of films to a stunned hall in San Diego.Many attendees at…

Ukraine’s TV-well-known person president looks to bolster energy

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionZelensky: Snap poll ‘more important’ than presidential voteUkrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s party is set to convincingly win a snap parliamentary election, consolidating his political power.Exit polls suggest the Servant of the People party will have a majority in parliament – but will need a coalition partner to…

The teenager whose abolish was once exploited for clicks

Image copyright @Escty Image caption Bianca Devins, surrounded by hearts, in an image she posted on Instagram in May Like many other teenagers her age, Bianca Devins lived her life online.The 17 year old had recently graduated from high school and was looking forward to starting a psychology course at a community college later this…