- Baylor University in Waco, Texas, came under fire after a 'sensitive content' sign was placed near the display that marked the 19th anniversary of the hijackings that killed nearly 3,000 people.
- Former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn and his wife Laura Alvarez were photographed breaking the rule of six at a dinner party (Picture: AFP/Getty)Jeremy Corbyn has been pictured breaking the ‘rule of six’ at a dinner party with eight other people.The former Labour leader, 71, apologised after the picture of him, alongside his wife Laura Alvarez, 51, emerged from the bash.Under the current lockdown measures, Mr Corbyn and his friends all face £200 fines each.‘I recently had d
- (Picture Myles Goode)Every child has the right to a loving, stable home. But the reality is that too many face the kind of adversity and trauma most people don’t experience in their lifetime.It is too easy to let these children get swallowed up by the system without giving them a chance to improve their lot.What may surprise you is just how many people you know who have these experiences and how often it ended up leading to adoption or fostering in some form.In equal measure you may find t
- Sarah and Rich discuss their adoption experiences (Picture: Metro.co.uk)Last year, almost 4,000 children were adopted in the UK.
There is probably someone in your life with experience of adoption – but how much do you really know about it?To help raise awareness, Metro.co.uk has dedicated October to the subject with news, features, videos and expert advice.Throughout this month, we’ll also be bringing you the varied points of view of adopters so they can share their experiences in th
James Bond boss confirms No Time To Die is definitely Daniel Craig’s final movie: ‘It ties it all up’Daniel Craig will star in No Time To Die next year (Picture: Getty; Rex)Daniel Craig will definitely be making his last ever appearance as James Bond, according to the franchise boss who promises the next movie will ‘tie up’ his storyline. No Time To Die will see Daniel, 51, deliver his final performance as 007 after 14 years in the role of the iconic British spy. Some fans are finding it just a little hard to accept this though and have hoped Daniel would reconsider and st
- The collaborative burger from Honest Burgers and Pastaio (Photo: Honest Burgers)Yes, that’s right. Spaghetti in a burger. You heard me correctly.
The Oxford Circus branch of restaurant chain Honest Burgers has released a deep-fried spaghetti burger in collaboration with pasta restaurant Pastaio.
The branch was keen to work with Carnaby-based neighbours Pastaio to create the burger.
The burger, available for £12.50 for the forseeable future, comes with honey nduja mayonaise and smoked
- Kate Middleton and Prince William named their third child Louis Arthur Charles, but a part of his title was up in the air years before he was even born
- Maura Higgins would be keen for an I’m A Celebrity stint (Picture: ITV/Rex)Maura Higgins would be keen to take part in I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here – but not until the show has returned to the Australian jungle.The 29-year-old came to fame last year after appearing on Love Island, and totally stole the show.As well as this, she went on to compete in Dancing On Ice 2020 – before she was eliminated in week six with partner Alexander Demetriou.Chatting to Metro
- Everything you need to know (Picture: Ella Byworth for Metro.co.uk)Deciding to adopt can feel like a long and complicated journey in itself, but where do you go next?The adoption process not only requires emotional labour but also plenty of time and admin as well.Whether you’re still exploring your options or you’ve just made the decision to adopt, here’s what you should know about how it works.The requirements for adoptionTo adopt a child in the UK, you need to be at least 21
- Pam, 49, and Gary Willis, 52, pictured with Adelino, 15, Ruby, 13, Aleecia, eight, Anthony, seven, Aubriella, six Leo, five and Xander, four (Picture: Pam Willis/metro.co.uk)A couple have adopted seven siblings aged under 16 who survived a car crash which killed their parents. Despite having five children of their own, Pam and Gary Willis, from Menifee, California, made the incredible decision to give the seven youngsters a home after reading about their heartbreaking story on Facebook.The child
- An image from the National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF) of an artist’s impression of the web of a supermassive black hole. (Credits: PA)Astronomers have found six galaxies lying around a supermassive black hole when the universe was less than a billion years old.Researchers say this is the first time such a close grouping has been seen so soon after the Big Bang.The finding helps to better understand how supermassive black holes, one of which exists at the centre of our Milky Way, for
- One of the country's largest fast-food giants has launched a restructuring process in a bid to recoup losses triggered by the coronavirus pandemic - and a number of restaurants are understood to be at risk
- Brooke Reid's devastated mum Martha McMaster has said "I have already buried a child and now I will have to bury another one" after the 12-year-old died in a house fire in Ballymena, County Antrim
- Martin Gould’s story can inspire others to take the same route to recovery (Picture: Getty Images)Martin Gould’s resurgence may prove to be one of the most enjoyable stories of the snooker year, but his inspirational fight against depression should not be a tale that is confined to the baize.The 39-year-old spoke candidly at the World Championship about his mental health struggles, which badly impacted his snooker as he slid down the rankings and brought up thoughts of early retireme
- Donald is a dad for the third time (Picture: Kevin Winter/Getty Images for iHeartMedia)Donald Glover became a dad for the third time during lockdown.The 37-year-old confirmed that he welcomed his third son with partner Michelle, and that they named him after the actor’s late father, Donald Glover Snr, who died in 2018.The star, also known as Childish Gambino, spoke to Michaela Coel via Zoom for GQ, and told the I May Destroy You creator about his new bundle of joy after his eldest son Lege
- The Walking Dead’s Andrew Lincoln refuses to tell Norman Reedus if he’ll return (Picture: FilmMagic; Getty)**Warning: This article contains spoilers for The Walking Dead. Read at your own risk.**The Walking Dead is officially coming to an end after an extended version of season 11 and fans are desperate for Andrew Lincoln to return as Rick Grimes.
However, it turns out the star has even refused to tell Daryl Dixon actor Norman Reedus if he’ll be making his way back to th
- Changes were also made in the Special Warfare Combatant Crewmen creed. The SEAL ethos now reads: 'I am that warrior.' It had read: 'I am that man.' Memo on the changes is inset.
- Shocking photographs showed students at Nottingham Trent University queuing to get into a party - blatantly flouting the rule of six and social distancing guidelines.
Women reveal what they would do if all men disappeared for 24 hours - and they'd walk alone at nightThe initial question attracted thousands of responses globally across Tik Tok, Facebook and Twitter - and most of them had one thing in common.
Kim Kardashian, Paris Hilton lead condolences for Chrissy Teigen and John Legend as couple suffer miscarriage with baby boyChrissy Teigen and John Legend have sadly lost their baby boy (Picture: Invision)Kim Kardashian, Hailey Bieber and Paris Hilton are among the stars sending their condolences to Chrissy Teigen and John Legend, who have sadly suffered a miscarriage with their baby boy. Chrissy, 34, announced this morning that her son, who she has named Jack, died after pregnancy complications. She had been rushed to hospital last weekend after experiencing constant heavy bleeding for almost a month. Send
- Mel Cross, a Brisbane-based Santa impersonator who has been working in the industry for almost three decades, said he is normally fully booked up for the holiday period by October.
- Australian mining giant BHP has announced an $800 million jobs package which will create 3,500 jobs and training programs designed to help rebuild the nation's economy.
- Sarah was returning to her own car in Prescot when she spotted a parking attendant nearby - she stepped in and paid for a ticket for the stranger's car to save them the fine
Mariah Carey’s secret indie rock album was ‘for laughs’ and there’s a music video hidden away somewhereMariah Carey filmed a music video for her secret alternative rock album in the 90s (Picture: Getty)Mariah Carey’s secret indie rock album she made 25 years ago was done ‘for laughs’ and she even filmed a music video.The singer wanted to have a crack at that type of music because it was ‘popular at the time’.She and the band she was working with decided to hop in the studio where she recorded ‘nonsense’ to see what it would sound like.And the Honey singer
- With other states and territories beginning to reopen their borders, WA remains isolated in its refusal to subscribe to a targeted COVID-19 'hotspots' regime.
- A well-built man in active wear allegedly tried to abduct a small child from in front of his parents and grandparents at Sydney's Centennial Park on November 24.
- Dan Evans was involved in a heated row during his French Open first round doubles clash (Picture: Eurosport)Dan Evans branded the conduct of his doubles opponents at the French Open ‘disgusting’ after becoming embroiled in a furious on-court row.The British singles No.1 and Polish partner Hubert Hurkacz were taking on Dutchman Matwe Middelkoop and Brazilian Marcel Demoliner in the first round in Paris.Things became heated in the third set when Demoliner and Middelkoop claimed the bal
- A study by Geneva-based independent educational foundation Insights for Education involved 191 countries and looked into Covid-19 rates after lockdowns and holidays and found no clear link between schools opening and an increase in cases
- Nick Matthews scored the Gold Coast beach-side complex in May after purchasing a $5 ticket for the RSL Art Union - a group that supports military veterans - on a whim.
- The 28-year-old from Darwin is accused of tricking his wife, 27, into flying to India alone in February 2019 by telling her the trip was to secure a US visa.
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