Fury after council shells out £1,450 for 'rip off' 6ft Christmas tree

Residents have blasted a council for shelling out £1,450 for a Christmas tree – which stands at just 6ft tall. Locals in Oldham, Greater Manchester, say they’ve been “massively ripped off” after the spruce was planted and started to emerge. Diggle Village Association split the

North Korea fires missile, artillery shells, inflaming tensions

North Korea fired a ballistic missile and hundreds of artillery shells toward the sea Friday and flew warplanes near the tense border with South Korea, further raising animosities triggered by the North’s recent barrage of weapons tests. The North Korean moves suggest