Temperatures set to reach 36C in south this week

Cantabrians will be looking to dust off their fans and sprinklers this week. Christchurch is looking to reach 29C on Monday followed by a scorching high of 36C on Tuesday as a ridge of warm weather moves across the country. MetService meteorologist Alwyn Bakker said this is 13C above the…

Madeleine McCann cops ‘to interrogate twisted German paedo and killer’

Police probing Madeleine McCann's disappearance are reportedly set to interrogate a depraved German paedophile and killer. Martin Ney, who is currently serving a life sentence for three child murders and 40 sexual assaults, was named as a possible suspect by investigators working for Madeleine’s parents, Kate and Gerry, in 2011….

Help with vaccination push comes from unexpected businesses

(NYTIMES) Amazon wrote to President Joe Biden on Thursday (Jan 21) offering to assist with communication and technology. Microsoft is opening up its largely empty office campus as a vaccination centre as part of a broader partnership with the state of Washington. Starbucks is assigning workers from its operations and…

Arizona Republicans censure Cindy McCain, GOP governor – The Denver Post

PHOENIX — Arizona Republicans voted Saturday to censure Cindy McCain and two prominent GOP members who have found themselves crosswise with former President Donald Trump. The censures of Sen. John McCain’s widow, former Sen. Jeff Flake and Gov. Doug Ducey are merely symbolic. But they show the party’s foot soldiers…