Independent Online Edition > Americas
A quick link to this morning's UK Independent with a short tribute to Richard Pryor who passed away yesterday. See also below.
Congratulations to Britain's deputy prime minister, John Prescott. Following a visit to the oil fire site, he has warned us that the emissions may contain something called "hydrocarbanoms". I'm not quite sure what these are but it is is surely a good sign that our government supremos are keeping themselves informed on the issues.