Memphis police disband unit that fatally beat Tyre Nichols

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The Memphis police chief disbanded the city’s so-called Scorpion unit on Saturday, citing a “cloud of dishonor” from newly released video that showed some of its officers beating Tyre Nichols to death after stopping the Black motorist. Police Director Cerelyn “CJ” Davis acted a day after the harrowing video emerged, saying … Read more

Suicide bomber kills 20, wounds 96 at mosque in Pakistan

Pakistani police say at least 20 people have been killed and more than 90 wounded in a suicide bombing at a mosque in the north-western city of Peshawar. The bomber struck inside the mosque, where some 150 people — including many policemen from nearby police offices — were praying this morning, according to police officials … Read more

‘My Policeman’ Banner Independent Entertainment Taps Elisa Christophe as Marketing and Communications Head (Exclusive)

Luc Roeg’s growing sales and production company has expanded its team with the hire of Christophe, who joins from PR agency epilogue. Elisa Christophe Supplied Independent Entertainment, the sales and production banner behind last year’s Harry Styles-led romantic drama My Policeman, has expanded its operations with the hire of Elisa Christophe as its head of … Read more

UK video streaming market shows signs of recovery in last quarter of 2022

LONDON – The UK video streaming market showed a tentative recovery in the final quarter of 2022, with subscriber numbers edging higher after a sharp decline earlier in the year when cash-strapped households sought savings, industry data showed on Monday. Market researcher Kantar said that between October and December the number of UK homes that … Read more

Striking teachers hold demonstration outside council headquarters

Teachers from across Renfrewshire came together at a rally on Friday as they continued their fight for a minimum ten per cent pay increase. The gathering was a bid to put more pressure on the Scottish Government and the Convention of Scottish Local Authorities (COSLA). Members of the Educational Institute of Scotland (EIS) union and … Read more

Wind chill impacting morning temperatures in Windsor

A wintery weekend is on the way in Windsor-Essex. Flurries are expected Friday and periodically throughout Saturday and Sunday. The wind chill will also be a factor, making it feel several degrees colder than what the thermometer will read. Friday: Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this morning. Periods of light snow beginning late this … Read more

Japan’s chip equipment makers in the dark about new China export restrictions

TOKYO – Japanese makers of semiconductor manufacturing machinery and materials used to make chips said on Monday they had yet to hear from Japan’s government about export restrictions that could directly or indirectly affect their business in China. Reuters contacted 10 chip-related companies, of which five – Advantest Corp, Nikon Corp, Resonac Holdings Corp, Lasertec … Read more

Ontario’s indoor mask recommendation absent from Sylvia Jones’ legislature talking points, documents show

Ontario’s November indoor masking recommendation was not considered a “key message” for the health minister when speaking in the legislature, documents show. On Nov. 14, the province’s chief medical officer of health “strongly” recommended that masks be worn in all indoor public settings in an effort to relieve the burden being placed on hospitals and … Read more

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