Beto O'Rourke

» Auto updated continuously

• Source limited to: The Guardian

 2021-05-18 08:46 

The Guardian

BLM protester who threw chocolate bar at police officer after Sydney rally spared conviction...

Judge says the 'throwing of a partially filled water bottle and a small chocolate' at lower end of criminality scale...

 2021-05-18 08:45 

The Guardian

UK Covid live news: minister confirms return to local lockdowns an option if Indian variant situation deteriorates live...

George Eustice, environment secretary, says 'intensive surveillance' is taking place in areas with higher cases...

 2021-05-18 08:19 

The Guardian

UK climate champion 'stubbornly optimistic' about net zero deal at UN talks...

Nigel Topping acknowledges world is running out of time as he lobbies businesses and lawmakers in lead-up to Cop26 summit...

 2021-05-18 08:06 

The Guardian

'Racist': coercive control laws could harm Indigenous women in Queensland, advocates warn...

Academic fears taskforce looking into domestic violence will further empower a criminal justice system already failing First Nations women...

 2021-05-18 08:00 

The Guardian

'A new Chile': political elite rejected in vote for constitutional assembly...

Victories for leftist and independent candidates over rightwingers paves the way for a long-awaited progressive settlement...

 2021-05-18 08:00 

The Guardian

'I can't believe someone's written this': the Muslim punk sitcom breaking new ground...

Raucous comedy We Are Lady Parts follows an all-female group's journey on to the toilet circuit. Its cast believe it's time for new voices to be heard...

 2021-05-18 08:00 

The Guardian

US supreme court to hear abortion test case that could rip up precedent...

Justices to rule on Mississippi ban on terminations after 15 weeks in most consequential case for reproductive rights in decades...

 2021-05-18 08:00 

The Guardian

The best recent thrillers review roundup...

US politician Stacey Abrams triumphs with a conspiracy in Washington, plus a Du Maurier-esque chiller and the dark world of a life coach...

 2021-05-18 07:55 

The Guardian

Linda Reynolds says NDIS is too reliant on 'natural empathy' of public servants...

Minister rejects claims the disability community is united in its opposition to the introduction of independent assessments...

 2021-05-18 07:31 

The Guardian

Joshua v Fury faces new hurdle after legal ruling over Wilder fight...

Tyson Fury's projected world heavyweight title clash against Anthony Joshua appears to have been plunged into doubt by an American legal ruling...

 2021-05-18 07:19 

The Guardian

High court casts doubt on media companies' claim of not being responsible for defamatory comments on social media posts...

News Corp and Fairfax Media challenge ruling they are liable for defamatory comments on their Facebook posts...

 2021-05-18 07:19 

The Guardian

UK unemployment drops as businesses hire amid Covid easing...

Rate fell for third consecutive month in three months to March, according to ONS...

 2021-05-18 07:07 

The Guardian

Israel unleashes wave of airstrikes on Gaza as Biden issues statement supporting ceasefire video...

Benjamin Netanyahu signals Israel's bombardment will continue as Joe Biden issues statement supporting ceasefire...

 2021-05-18 07:00 

The Guardian

Nadal and Djokovic refusing to relinquish ground to the young challengers...

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic are still the best players in the men's game and the younger generation still seem far away from taking the next step at the grand slams...

 2021-05-18 07:00 

The Guardian

Covid experts warn against foreign holidays, so why is Boris Johnson so keen?...

The prime minister might have political reasons for his lax approach, says the Guardian columnist Polly Toynbee...

 2021-05-18 07:00 

The Guardian

Sibling rivalry: the brothers going head-to-head in League Two play-offs...

Aaron and Lewis Collins line up for Forest Green and Newport on Tuesday night and the prospect of brotherly battle is one they are both relishing...

 2021-05-18 06:55 

The Guardian

Leonardo DiCaprio pledges $43m to restore the Galpagos Islands...

Environmentalist actor, with other conservation groups, aims to rewild the entire archipelago and other Pacific islands in Latin America...

 2021-05-18 06:50 

The Guardian

Signs of recovery in UK labour market as unemployment rate falls and payrolls rise business live...

Rolling coverage of the latest economic and financial news...

 2021-05-18 06:31 

The Guardian

In Australia we celebrate economic recovery as Covid ravages our neighbours...

I'm sick of listening to business enthuse about the rising economic tide as the world divides into one of medical oases and deserts...

 2021-05-18 06:30 

The Guardian

School's out: Pakistani pupils struggle with lack of internet...

Online lessons can't reach children in many areas of Covid-hit country even though their parents still have to pay fees...

 2021-05-18 06:22 

The Guardian

Pfizer/BioNTech Covid vaccine has approved storage period extended...

Increased flexibility of vaccine expected to have 'significant impact' on rollout in EU member states...

 2021-05-18 06:07 

The Guardian

Drone footage shows fire and scale of massive train derailment in US video...

A Union Pacific train hauling hazardous materials derailed and caught fire near the city of Sibley, Iowa, forcing the evacuation of 80 people...

 2021-05-18 06:04 

The Guardian

Shrek at 20: an unfunny and overrated low for blockbuster animation...

The fairytale comedy was a hit with critics and audiences but its toilet humour, glibness and shoddy animation mark it out as a misfire...

 2021-05-18 06:03 

The Guardian

Wayne Fella Morrison inquest: prison guard's head blocked CCTV footage during fatal trip, coroner told...

A Department of Correctional Services official testifies that, based on his experience, officers would have been in physical contact with Morrison...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

Home sweet Hackney: love, life and local legends in east London in pictures...

From bodybuilders in makeshift gyms to octogenarian gardeners, Hackney is home to a diverse group of community-minded people as these photographs from locals attest...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

Sorrowland by Rivers Solomon review an electrifying gothic techno-thriller...

A force-of-nature teenage mother escapes from a cult into the wilderness in Solomon's audacious third novel...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

Could you take down a grizzly bear with your bare hands? My husband believes he can...

A poll asking which animals people could beat in a fight has kept our household entertained. It's a shame we can't even outwit the clothes moths, writes Emma Beddington...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

Merrick Garland puts domestic terror and civil rights at top of justice agenda...

Analysis : Biden's attorney general has made a clean break with Bill Barr, making domestic terrorism his 'top priority' winning won praise for his moves on civil and voting rights...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

Why can't I talk to anyone in Ikea customer service?...

I need to return some online items, but there's no one to ask how to do it...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

500 global firms put disability inclusion on boardroom agendas...

Valuable 500 network says companies will publish quarterly reports into representation...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

Securing a swift return: how a simple brick can help migratory birds...

Many swifts flying back to Britain will find their summer nests lost to building renovations. But bird bricks are offering them an alternative home...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

Ecuador: community education during the Covid pandemic...

When the pandemic struck Ecuador it turned back the clock for many indigenous and African-Ecuadorean families, forcing them to return to the places they were born and fall back on themselves as in times gone by...

 2021-05-18 06:00 

The Guardian

'I would want to be vaccinated first': Covid experts on England's relaxed rules...

Perhaps go to the pub but not for long and do not go abroad, say scientists and clinicians...

 2021-05-18 05:30 

The Guardian

Hybrid highs: the fun of combining two outdoors sports into one...

After a hiking-rafting trip on Snowdon, our writer checks out other hybrid sports made possible by hi-tech ultra-lightweight kit...

 2021-05-18 05:30 

The Guardian

Petra Diamonds pays 4.3m to Tanzanians 'abused' by its contractors...

Firm settles over allegations claimants were shot, stabbed and beaten by guards at mine that produced one of Queen's favourite gems...

 2021-05-18 05:30 

The Guardian

Tuesday briefing: 'Fantastic' vaccines take effect in nearly 100% of people...

Vaccines also help alleviate long Covid symptoms ... Biden expresses support for ceasefire between Israel and Hamas ... and the cult of the perfect mother...

 2021-05-18 05:29 

The Guardian

Australian businesses 'hungry' to pay farmers to protect biodiversity in world-first scheme, says Littleproud...

Agriculture minister says Australia will be the first to reward farmers for reducing emissions and improving biodiversity on their land...

 2021-05-18 05:20 

The Guardian

TV tonight: David Olusoga and Steven Johnson on the miracle of vaccination...

The historian and the science writer explore the lessons from previous health crises. Plus: the first Eurovision semi-final. Here's what to watch this evening...

 2021-05-18 05:03 

The Guardian

China divorces drop 70% after controversial 'cooling off' law...

Law requires couples to wait 30 days before formalising divorce but some say it has made young people more likely to avoid marriage...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

Stage Struck: Gloria Swanson before the pictures got small...

Twenty-five years before the hard-bitten Hollywood tale Sunset Boulevard, Swanson played a small-town waitress with a dream to act...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

'Urgent. Oxygen needed': Nepalis mobilise to take charge in Covid crisis...

Amid political turmoil and an overwhelmed health system, young activists are stepping up in response to the pandemic...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

Weatherwatch: how Rwanda's climate differs from rest of east Africa...

The whole country lies at a higher altitude than virtually anywhere in England...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

Parent trap: why the cult of the perfect mother has to end...

Worldwide, mothers are overworked, underpaid, often lonely and made to feel guilty about everything from epidurals to bottle feeding. Fixing this is the unfinished work of feminism...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

Sales of peat compost to gardeners to be banned from 2024...

Funding for restoration of peatlands and tripling of tree planting in England also announced...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

'We got shot at' the outrageous life of Jayne County, the first trans rock'n'roller...

She partied with Warhol and fronted a band called The Electric Chairs who were too shocking even for punk. As her extraordinary tell-all memoir is republished, Jayne County relives one of music's most astonishing sagas...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

A Jewish case for Palestinian refugee return...

The long read : As fraught and imperfect as efforts at historical justice can be, consider what happens when they do not occur. The crimes of the past, when left unaddressed, do not remain in the past...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

Johnson's voter ID checks are not about electoral fraud, they're about power...

Britain's elections have a clean bill of health, and yet the government is wilfully hindering people's right to vote, says Guardian columnist Simon Jenkins...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

'No new investment in fossil fuels' demands top energy economist...

Governments must close gap between net zero rhetoric and reality, says head of International Energy Agency...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

96% of Britons develop antibodies after one Covid jab, study finds...

Results show Pfizer/BioNTech and Oxford/AstraZeneca jabs are proving highly effective...

 2021-05-18 05:00 

The Guardian

Long Covid symptoms ease after vaccination, survey finds...

Exclusive: Fifty-seven per cent of people with illness say they were better overall after jab...

  • Need an account?  
    or