Teacher employs Airtasker handyman who drilled through a pipe and left her with $14,000 of damage

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‘I trusted him’: Devastated teacher sounds a warning after she was left with a $14,000 damage bill after her Airtasker handyman drilled through a water pipe and did a runner instead of trying to fix it Joanne Hitchens used a handyman she met on Airtasker at her Sydney unit  The 54-year-old claims the man drilled
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Doncaster private school apologises for TikTok showing sixth form students rapping about being posh

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A £14,000-a-year private school has apologised after a group of students posted an ‘offensive’ video bragging about how wealthy they are. Hill House in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, said the TikTok clip was ‘in bad taste’ and did not represent the ‘tone or demographic’ of the institution. The footage starts as six sixth-formers – four boys
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Trump lashes out after Obama mocks him for being ‘jealous of Covid’s media coverage’ – live | US news

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When I put my hand on the Bible at my inauguration, it did not occur to me that less than two years later, I would have to tell my daughters about a plot against me. But earlier this month, I learned that a multistate terrorist group was planning to kidnap and possibly kill me. Law-enforcement
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Selena Gomez says she’s never voted before the 2020 election: ‘Every vote counts’

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Selena Gomez is fulfilling her civic duty. The 28-year-old singer is among the seemingly countless celebrities to have cast ballots for the 2020 presidential election between Donald Trump and Joe Biden. While she didn’t reveal which candidate she voted for, Gomez did share a few pics of her voting experience on Instagram last week. “Just finished
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Crew safe, 7 detained after UK special forces raid tanker

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LONDON (AP) — Seven stowaways seized when British naval special forces stormed an oil tanker in the English Channel have been arrested on suspicion of hijacking, police said Monday. Hampshire Police said the men, believed to be from Nigeria, were being held at several police stations on suspicion of “seizing or exercising control of a
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Inside the Limelight: Never-before-seen photos dive into the 1990s New York club scene

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Eccentric costumes, drug-fueled parties, drag queens and wild sex ruled the New York City club scene in the 1990s.   Regular partygoers of the buzzing nightlife included some of hottest A-listers of the time including then-businessman Donald Trump, Joan Rivers, newlyweds Pamela Anderson and Tommy Lee Jones, as well as actor Jared Letto and drag queen
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Huawei: US asked for Meng Wanzhou’s devices to be secured at arrest, court hears | Technology

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A Canadian police officer has testified about his arrest of Huawei executive Meng Wanzhou on a US extradition warrant, revealing that Washington had requested that data on her phone and laptop be secured so that it could not be “erased remotely.” Royal Canadian mounted police constable Winston Yep – the first witness to testify in
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GBBO accused of ‘borderline racism’ for ‘Japanese week’ food choices

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Great British Bake Off is accused of ‘borderline racism’ by viewers who are offended by contestants’ decision to cook Chinese treats for ‘Japanese week’ By Ellie Phillips For Mailonline Published: 17:44 EDT, 27 October 2020 | Updated: 18:32 EDT, 27 October 2020 The Great British Bake Off has been accused of ‘borderline racism’ by viewers. During
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Billionaire bond king Bill Gross accused of weaponizing Gilligan’s Island song in dispute

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The ‘Bond King’ billionaire Bill Gross has been accused of blaring the theme song to Gilligan’s Island at all hours as payback after a neighbor complained about an elaborate $1 million sculpture on the lawn of his Laguna Beach mansion. Gross, 71, and his wife, 51-year-old former tennis pro Amy Schwartz, have been engaged in
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