Tory uprising forces Liz Truss to postpone vote on 45p tax rate

On Monday, Kwasi Kwarteng, the chancellor, will unveil a “promise to the people of this country” that his economic plan is “sound, credible and will enhance growth”. He will say: “We have to stay on track. I am convinced that our plan is the right one.” On Sunday, Ms Truss said lowering the 45p tax … Read more

Best things to do in St. Louis over the weekend, September 30 to October 2 | Art stories and interviews | St. Louis

click to enlarge Riverfront Times The Grove’s biggest party returns this weekend with food, entertainment and fun St. Louis seems to have an extraordinary number of parties, many of them happening this weekend – GroveFest, Blacktober Fest, Donut Fest – but that’s probably because we do them so well. But even if you’re in the … Read more

Hundreds march in 85th Annual Pulaski Day Parade

The heavy rain did not stop hundreds of parade-goers from celebrating their Polish pride on Sunday. “Even though it’s raining, we’re happy to be here all together,” said parade participant Beata Spillman. “We come every year. We love seeing each other and marching down Fifth Avenue.” The 85th annual Pulaski Day Parade kicked off in … Read more

Liz Truss’ allies accuse Michael Gove of serial infidelity after he wanted to destroy mini-budget

Michael Gove faced a backlash from fellow Tories last night after wrecking the government’s mini-budget on the first day of the Conservative Party conference. The former Cabinet minister used a series of appearances at the Birmingham conference to stir up anger at Liz Truss and Kwasi Kwarteng’s plan to abolish the top tax rate of … Read more

Michigan bodybuilder pleads guilty to assaulting cops during January 6 uprising | Michigan News | Detroit

click to enlarge FBI The FBI used this photo of Logan Barnhart in an attempt to identify him. A Michigan bodybuilder who posed for novels pleaded guilty to dragging an officer off the steps of the Capitol before using the foot of a flagpole to attack other officers during the January 6, 2021 uprising. Logan … Read more

Leigh 44-12 Batley: Centurions seal Super League’s return with deserved win in Championship Grand Final | Rugby League News

Leigh Centurions return to Super League on the first try; Adrian Lam’s side won all but one of their 27 regular season games; victory completes hat-trick of trophies after winning the 1895 Cup and League Leaders Shield; Lam: ‘I am very happy’ Last updated: 10/22/22 10:00 PM Leigh Centurions head coach Adrian Lam led the … Read more

‘Dilemma for the Russians’ after the surrender of an important city in Ukraine | War news between Russia and Ukraine

The recapture of the city of Lyman to the east – in an area recently annexed by Moscow – raises questions about how Russia can hold onto surrounding areas with cut supply routes. Questions remain about Russia’s faltering military operation in Ukraine as Kiev announced it was in full control of the main eastern city … Read more