Sen. Richard Blumenthal tells Brian Stelter the “drumbeat of disclosures” about Facebook are strengthening the case for reform. He says the company is “unable to police itself,” and its assertions about supporting regulation are “the height of disingenuousness.”
Richard Ratcliffe, the husband of Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe, who has been imprisoned in Iran for five years and counting, has gone on hunger strike for the second time. Sat outside the Foreign Office, he says he has "completely" lost faith in the government's approach to having his wife freed. Report by Edwardst. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Essex Police say eight men are in custody after two "teenage boys" were murdered and a third injured in the Essex town of Brentwood. They believe it was most likely a "targeted attack" and the two groups were known to each other Report by Edwardst. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
King's College epidemiologist Professor Tim Spector says he is concerned about the UK's "state of complacency" relying on our vaccine status when "everything else" is going wrong. He says that the UK should bring in simple measures rather than waiting for NHS to be overwhelmed. He also argues the main concern with travel currently is getting on a plane with Brits due to high-rate infection. Report by Edwardst. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn
Aerial shots show long queues forming at petrol stations across London as drivers continue to stock up on fuel amid shortage fears. Report by Buseld. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn..
Cars queue at petrol stations amid fears of a fuel shortage due to a lack of HGV operators. Drivers complain they are forced to queue due to the number of closed forecourts. Report by Edwardst. Like us..