Climate activists spray UK finance ministry with fake blood

London (CNN)Environmental activist group Extinction Rebellion used a fire engine to spray 1,800 liters of fake blood at Britain’s finance ministry in London on Thursday, in protest over what it says is the UK’s contradictory stance on tackling climate change. A London Fire Brigade spokesperson told CNN that it was “not our fire engine.” Police officers could be seen standing on the Treasury steps, which were soaked in red. Extinction Rebellion said it used water colored with red food dye for the fake blood. Among the activists was 83-year-old grandfather Phil Kingston, who has been arrested with Extinction Rebellion six times. Kingston said he came to the Treasury “to demand radical change,” in particular to the proposal that the UK …

Meghan marks Prince Harry’s birthday by posting previously unseen photo of Archie

London (CNN)Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, has wished her husband Prince Harry a happy 35th birthday with a message on Instagram, sharing a new photo of baby Archie. Wishing a very happy birthday to His Royal Highness Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex! ••••••••••••••• A birthday message from The Duchess of Sussex: • “Your service to the causes you care so deeply for inspires me every day. You are the best husband and most amazing dad to our son. We love you ❤️Happiest birthday!” • Color Photos © PA Images BW photo: Chris Allerton © SussexRoyal A post shared by The Duke and Duchess of Sussex (@sussexroyal) on Sep 15, 2019 at 12:01am PDT The message comes a week before …