FACTS OF THE DAY

14 May 2017

Donald Trump has criticised the US Constitution as ‘archaic’ and ‘really a bad thing for the country’.

independent.co.uk

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Rev Neil Fairlamb, (68), the Conservative candidate for the Welsh constituency of Dwyfor Meirionnydd, once taught history to Nigel Farage at Dulwich College.

thetimes.co.uk

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There are more illegal immigrants in Houston, Texas than there are people of any kind in Glasgow and Edinburgh combined.

latimes.com

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From 1950 to 1965, 40,000 people were legally prescribed LSD for alcoholism, schizophrenia and post-traumatic stress disorder.

theguardian.com

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An Arizonan biology professor believes humans will one day be able to converse with the North American ground squirrels known as ‘prairie dogs’

nytimes.com

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Suffolk magistrates have given a motorist 99 points on his driving licence for speeding 11 times on the same bridge in less than a month.

telegraph.co.uk