This Student Was Told "You're Not Calling Hogwarts" When She Asked The Student Loans Company About Payment Delays

Exc: Alyce Cronk was left without money for more than two months because of Student Loans Company errors, including correspondence being sent to the wrong email address because staff had misspelled her name.

Hazel Shearing • 8 days ago

Facebook And Instagram Suffered A Blackout

On Thursday morning, Facebook said the outage was the result of a "server configuration change" and the issues were resolved.

Nicole Nguyen • 12 days ago

The Teenager Who Fought For Free Period Products Wants Them In Primary Schools Too

"I do think it needs to be primary schools because we can't discriminate just based on age," period poverty campaigner Amika George told BuzzFeed News.

Hazel Shearing • 12 days ago

The Queen Posted Her First Ever Instagram

"It seems fitting to me that I publish this Instagram post," she wrote.

Hazel Shearing • 18 days ago

Universities Are Weighing Up The Cost Of Language Students' Years Abroad After A No-Deal Brexit

“I am really uncertain about what will happen,” said one language student who is unsure whether her year abroad will go ahead.

Hazel Shearing • 20 days ago

Trump Claimed Michael Cohen "Lied A Lot" During His Testimony

Responding to a reporter who said that Cohen had called him a liar, a con man, and a racist, Trump said: "It's incorrect."

Hazel Shearing • 25 days ago
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The Government Was Called Out Over Its Provision Of Period Products In Court Custody. Then It Quietly Launched A Review.

The Ministry of Justice review follows a BuzzFeed News report in which senior policing figures, politicians, and legal experts demanded that women detainees be offered tampons and pads without having to ask.

Hazel Shearing • One month ago

An 18-Year-Old University Of Iowa Student Froze To Death As The Winter Weather Claims More Lives

Gerald Belz, a premed student, is among several people whose deaths have been linked to the severely cold temperatures sweeping large parts of the US.

Hazel Shearing • One month ago

A Cop Said The Death Of His Colleague In A Russian Roulette Game Was A “Tragic Accident”

Nathaniel Hendren, 29, has been arrested after allegedly shooting his fellow St. Louis officer Katlyn Alix, 24, while on duty.

Hazel Shearing • One month ago

More Than 50 People Are Dead And 300 Others Missing After A Dam Burst In Brazil

Rescue teams are desperately searching for survivors of the incident, which took place in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais.

Hazel Shearing • One month ago

This Student Waited More Than Three Months For A Reply From Campus Mental Health Services

“You’re aware that people who don’t have anxiety don’t understand, and find it very difficult to understand what it’s like, because they think, ‘just get over it’, and it feels like that’s reflected by the university.”

Hazel Shearing • One month ago

Alex Salmond Has Been Charged With Attempted Rape And Sexual Assault

Salmond said he was "innocent of any criminality" outside court.

Hazel Shearing • 2 months ago

A Digger Ploughed Through A British Hotel Lobby And It Was Caught On Camera

Police are appealing for information after the vehicle tore through the entrance of a Travelodge in Liverpool.

Hazel Shearing • 2 months ago

The MP Who Delayed Her C-Section To Vote On The Brexit Deal Has Had A Baby Boy

Labour MP Tulip Siddiq turned up in a wheelchair to vote on Theresa May's Brexit deal and the confidence vote this week.

Hazel Shearing • 2 months ago

The EU Says The Ball Is Still In Britain’s Court After Theresa May’s Brexit Deal Was Rejected

European Council president Donald Tusk hinted that Britain could remain in the EU in the wake of the result.

Alberto Nardelli • 2 months ago

Trump Defended Firing Comey After The NYT Reported It Sparked An FBI Probe Into Russian Collusion

The New York Times reported that the FBI was "so concerned" after the firing that it began investigating whether Trump was working on behalf of Russia.

Hazel Shearing • 2 months ago

Pioneering Gay Latin Trap Artist Kevin Fret Shot Dead In Puerto Rico

Kevin Fret, 24, was shot eight times in San Juan.

Hazel Shearing • 2 months ago

Myanmar Has Rejected An Appeal By Two Reuters Journalists Jailed For Reporting On The Rohingya Crisis

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were sentenced to seven years in prison in September over their reporting on a massacre of Rohingya Muslims.

Hazel Shearing • 2 months ago

Three People Were Killed And Four Injured In A Shooting At A California Bowling Alley

Police responded to reports of multiple victims of a shooting in Torrance, California, late Friday night.

Hazel Shearing • 2 months ago