- Dozens of bailiffs from the National Eviction Team gathered to evict the demonstrators who have been camping on Shepherd's Bush Green since May 31.
- With the Detroit Pistons expected to take Cade Cunningham first in the NBA Draft, the Los Angeles Lakers were nearing a deal for former MVP Russell Westbrook.
- The study, carried out by British and Swedish researchers, analysed more than 350,000 people from the UK Biobank database. A high BMI was specifically linked to digestive system cancers.
- More than 340,500 under 60s have received their AstraZeneca jab, with under 40s accounting for a staggering one third, in the last four weeks.
- Chesa Boudin, the district attorney of San Francisco, told The New Yorker he wanted to know if the Walgreens thief was 'drug addicted, mentally ill, desperate'.
- Will there even be a Call Of Duty 2021? (pic: Activision)The Friday Inbox is confused as to why New Pokémon Snap got an update but not Animal Crossing, as one reader wonders how litigious Konami is.To join in with the discussions yourself email [email protected]
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I’m sure I’m not the only one shocked by what’s coming out about Activision Blizzard at the moment. It takes a lot to surprise me but that photo of the Blizzard guys with the photo of Bill
- The Pan Jasmine had wood on its deck infested with five pests including a tree-killing Asian beetle (Picture: US Customs and Border Protection)A cargo ship that anchored near New Orleans was ordered to leave the US after federal agents found wood infested with an Asian beetle that has been killing American trees for about a quarter-century.US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials inspecting the Pan Jasmine on July 17 found that wood it was carrying had five different kinds of pests,
- The spectacular Tokyo skyline has been on near-permanent display during the BBC's Olympics coverage. But the majority of the team is sitting in the slightly less glamorous surroundings of Salford.
- The model, 43, was paid to advertise the supposed money-making skills of Forex trader 'Josh Chandler' to her 2.6million followers.
- First lady Jill Biden went to Walter Reed Medical Center Thursday for a procedure to have an object removed from her left foot, after stepping on something during her stay last weekend in Hawaii .
- There was nothing said about the high cost of tests that travellers must take to prove their Covid negative status, which can be hundreds of pounds.
- Latest NHS Test and Trace statistics reveal that more than more than 70,000 people flew into England from Spain over the first three weeks of July and 2,065 of them tested positive
- Two teenagers shot execution style in a Corona, California movie theater on Monday night were on their first date.
- Longtime residents are frustrated with the rise in real estate, dining and transportation costs in the Hamptons.Some one-percenters argue the extremely rich are ruining the area.
- This year’s islanders have given us some new phrases (Picture: ITV/Rex)Love Island has provided us with dramatic moments, shocking recouplings, cheeky snogs and plenty of memes – but it’s also given us a whole host of vocabulary.From ‘cracking on’ to ‘putting your eggs in one basket’, we have to thank the ITV2 show for introducing many new slang terms to the English language.This year though, there are two terms that seem to be hot topic amongst the isla
- Manuel Locatelli is a wanted man after his fine performances for Italy this summer (Picture: Getty Images)Giovanni Carnevali, the Sassuolo CEO, has confirmed that Arsenal have already made a bid for Manuel Locatelli, another English club is pursuing his signature, but the midfielder wants to join Juventus.The 23-year-old was a key part of Italy’s remarkable Euro 2020 glory this summer and is expected to leave Sassuolo for a bigger club thanks to his performances for his country.Juventus ar
- Mars is having a powerful effect on the signs (Picture: Getty/Metro.co.uk)You’ve nearly made it to the end of the week — but might something crop up today?Your horoscope can help you prepare for some pretty deep emotions as Mars moves into Virgo.Dwelling on the past might be an issue today for Taurus and Aquarius, but it’s important for you both to move on and look to the future.Gemini, you might usually love spilling the tea, but today you’ll need to stay out of any goss
- It comes two decades after the Macpherson report concluded the police investigation into Stephen Lawrence's death had been marred by 'institutional racism'
- Life management coach Laura Brunton from Witney in Oxfordshire, who is expecting her third child, said she was initially hesitant about getting the jab.
- Boosie Badazz called out for homophobic slur against Lil Nas X (Picture: Wireimage/Getty/Youtube)Boosie Badazz has been called out after he used a homophobic slur against Lil Nas X, while he defended DaBaby.The 38-year-old rapper called Lil Nas X, who came out as gay in 2019, a ‘lil f****t a**’ and a ‘disrespectful motherf***er’, after the Montero star tweeted that he and Jack Harlow decided to perform their new song Industry Baby ‘butt naked at the VMAs for charity
- The Ministry of Defence warned attacks on UK property in space could be devastating to Britain’s defence, economy and infrastructure. It unveiled the new command centre at RAF High Wycombe
- More than 40 cities across Brazil saw snowfall on Wednesday as this year's harsh winter continues to bring icy temperatures, sending Arabica coffee prices to a seven year high
- Donald Trump's coronavirus testing czar, Admiral Brett Giroir, warned unvaccinated Americans that they will get the Delta variant of COVID-19.
- The Victorian health department confirmed three new locally acquired cases in the 24 hours to Friday morning, including a previously reported infection in the Bass Coast Shire.
- America Mafalda Thayer, 55, was found with stab wounds at the intersection of Fourth Avenue and Spencer Street in Shakopee around 2:31 p.m. on Wednesday.
- Stubblety-Cook won gold in the men's 200m breaststroke final on Thursday with an Olympic-record time of two minutes and 6.38 seconds. He was the first Australian to win the event since 1964.
- Indooroopilly State High School in Brisbane's inner west will undergo specialist deep cleaning after person associated with the school community, believed to be a student, tested positive for Covid.
- Powerful winds and driving rains are expected to hit the Isles of Scilly on Thursday evening before moving over to Cornwall in the early hours of Friday, the Met Office has said
- First Lady Jill Biden had a sharp object in her left foot after an official event in Hawaii over the weekend (Picture: AP)First Lady Jill Biden underwent a medical procedure to remove a sharp object that was stuck in her foot from walking on the beach during an official visit to Hawaii over the weekend.
Biden, 70, stepped on the unknown object with her left foot and saw doctors at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center on Thursday, her spokesman Michael LaRosa said in a statement.
Clean Bandit’s Grace Chatto had no idea of Wes Nelson’s Love Island past as she heaps praise on ‘talented’ starClean Bandit’s Grace Chatto will be tuning into Love Island(Picture: Getty)Clean Bandit’s Grace Chatto will finally start watching Love Island after being blown away by former contestant Wes Nelson’s efforts in the music studio.The Tick Tock singer praised Wes for having ‘the best recording voice’ and said she would be a reality star snob if she had denied him the chance to collaborate on their new track Drive, with German DJ Topic.Grace, 35, was more than happy to
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