- NAACP President Derrick Johnson said in a statement Friday that the organization does not endorse political candidates 'at any level' and is a 'non-partisan organization.'
JK Rowling shares children's drawings after launching competition to illustrate new book The IckabogJK Rowling shared children's illustrations of The Ickabog on Twitter. The writer, from Edinburgh, said the best drawings will be included in the book, which will be published on November 2.
- It sounds so callous to say it, but I’m a chronic friendship ghoster (Picture : Ella Byworth for Metro.co.uk)I’ve had more best friends than I’ve had hot dinners.It sounds so callous to say it, but I’m a chronic friendship ghoster. As soon as I feel like the friendship has run its course or the other person is heading in a direction I don’t like or agree with, I will just disappear over time, until it’s as if we never knew each other at all.At school, there wa
- Gabrielle Union, 47, opened up about how she was axed from America's Got Talent in November 2019 after she spoke up about racist incidents and a toxic workspace in a new interview with Variety.
- Gwen Carr, whose 27-year-old son died after he was placed in an apparent chokehold by a NYPD officer, said she could barely stomach watching the video of George Floyd, 46, released Monday.
- Reverend Martin Poole, the vicar of St Luke's Prestonville in Brighton, raised the issue at the daily Downing Street press conference in a question to Matt Hancock.
Batlow house fire: Twin girls trapped inside after back door sealed shut by flames as mother watchedAisha and Lailani Ford died when flames engulfed their family's housing commission home at Batlow in southern New South Wales on May 18.
- Tekashi has shared comments about Doja Cat this weekIt seems Tekashi 6ix9ine has come for Doja Cat, after she denied claims of racism following her appearance in a chat room.After the two battled it out on the Billboard chart and Doja came out on top with her song Say So, the Gooba rapper has appeared to hit out at the performer.Earlier this week Doja Cat – real name Amalaratna Zandile Dlamini – released a statement and later a video on social media denying she was racist after foota
- The PM urged people to move on from the controversy, saying there had been plenty of 'autobiography' from his chief aide.
- Bob Behnken, 49, and Doug Hurley, 53, are at the helm of SpaceX's first ever crewed spaceflight - the first voyage to the ISS since 2011. Donald Trump and his wife will travel to Florida to watch.
- Jorginho has been a key figure in Frank Lampard’s Chelsea side (Picture: AFP via Getty Images)Jorginho’s agent has had contact from ‘two top European clubs’ as Chelsea face a fight to keep hold of the Italy international in the next transfer window.The 28-year-old arrived at Stamford Bridge in the summer of 2018 and has been a regular in the first team ever since, initially under Maurizio Sarri, but has remained so under Frank Lampard.The Brazilian-born midfielder has bee
- Doug Liman (left) has signed up for Tom Cruise’s (right) movie in space (Picture: Getty)Travelling between countries might be up in the air for now, but it looks like plans to head into space haven’t been put on the backburner for Tom Cruise and his upcoming movie. According to Deadline, Tom has enlisted Edge Of Tomorrow director Doug Liman to direct his upcoming project which will be shot in space.The as-yet untitled project is currently being mounted independently and involves
- Newsnight presenter Emily Maitlis said on last night's programme on BBC Two that the Prime Minister's adviser 'broke the rules' by taking a 260-mile trip from London to County Durham with his family in March.
Ciara vows not to be defeated by pregnancy hormones as she gets self-timer on for glowing baby bump snapsCiara perfects the art of self-timed baby bump photoshoots in her garden (Picture: Ciara/Instagram)Ciara may be struggling with those pregnancy hormones, but she sure looks great while doing so.
The singer, 34, was glowing in a series of gorgeous new snaps she shared to social media while showing off her huge baby bump.
She’s expecting her third child – her second with husband Russell Wilson – and has been documenting her pregnancy so far for fans to see, with her latest snaps
- Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes trained together for the first time on Tuesday (Picture: Manchester United)Luke Shaw says Paul Pogba and Bruno Fernandes looked ‘very strong’ and the competition was fierce as the two midfielders trained together for the first time at Manchester United this week.Fernandes has hit the ground running after completing a £47million move from Sporting to Old Trafford in January and the 25-year-old is yet to suffer defeat in his opening nine appearances
- John Boyega has been forced to defend his comments about racism (Picture: Getty)John Boyega has been forced to defend himself after speaking out against ‘white on black racism that has ruined the world’.After paying tribute to George Floyd, who was killed while being arrested by a white police officer, the Star Wars actor tweeted: ‘I f*****g hate racists’.He was immediately drawn into a debate by his followers, after a Nigerian man claimed he split from his girlfriend who
- Norman Reedus compares The Walking Dead season 10 finale to Game of Thrones (Picture: HBO/AMC)**Warning: This article contains spoilers for The Walking Dead. Read at your own risk.**Norman Reedus has compared The Walking Dead season 10 finale to Game of Thrones – and we have no idea what to make of this.
While the HBO series was incredible for the first seven seasons, viewers complained about the ending and even petitioned to have it reshot.
So we sure hope the Daryl Dixon star is referrin
- Police in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, were called to a "rave" which attracted roughly 300 people on Monday night. Soon after people started to disperse, officers received reports of a stabbing, but have not identified a victim
- Brad Hunstable says his son Hayden died of coronavirus "but not in the way you think" after he struggled to cope without his friends and normal routine
- Kim blessed us with an epic family throwback (Picture: Rex / Instagram)Kim Kardashian just dropped the clanger of all throwback pictures on us, as she celebrated her ‘fam’.The mum-of-four took to Instagram to bless us all with a snap inside what looks to be a high-school graduation.In the black-and-white upload, a rarely-seen Rob Kardashian grinned with pride surrounded by sisters Khloe, Kourtney and Kim, as well as Kendall and Kylie Jenner – who stuck her tongue out as she roc
Imogen Heap on the life of Hide and Seek from The OC to Normal People: ‘It’s an enigma all of its own’Imogen is dealing with life in lockdown (Picture: PR)Few songs have developed a life of their own like Hide and Seek by Imogen Heap.The song was instantly heard by over 7 million people when it soundtracked a dramatic shooting in the season two finale of The OC back in May 2005, becoming the most memorable track from a series known for its music. The shooting was parodied on Saturday Night Live by Andy Samberg, Bill Hader and Shia La Beouf two years on in the sketch Dear Sister, with Hide and Se
- Caption: Coronavirus: Prime Minister Boris Johnson | Commons Liaison CommitteeBoris Johnson is being grilled by a group of senior MPs over the Dominic Cummings scandal.The prime minister has appeared before the Commons Liaison Committee this afternoon, after around 40 MPs called for his chief adviser to resign or be fired. It is the first time the PM has been interrogated by MPs since allegations emerged after Mr Cummings drove 260 miles to Durham when his wife had coronavirus symptoms.Mr Johnso
- Health chiefs across Britain today announced 209 more Covid-19 deaths, taking the official number of victims to 37,257.
- The last remaining hospital patient was released last night in Auckland in the latest mark of success for New Zealand's widely-praised response to the pandemic.
- Former police officer David Howard Jr reportedly attacked a disabled man at a care home he owns, then bragged he would get away with it (Picture: Fox6)A former police officer battered a disabled 73 year-old at a care home he owns, then declared ‘I’ll get away with it,’ police claim. David Howard Jr, 45, reportedly boasted he would never face justice after he allegedly attacked his victim in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, on May 11.
The assault at the Place For Miracles Living Center lef
- Arat Hosseini, 6 (pictured) has wowed his 4 million Instagram followers with his impressive physique, football and gymnastics skills. Originally from Iran, Arat now lives in Liverpool with his family.
- Emergency services were called out to the seaside town of Teignmouth, Devon, on Tuesday following a 999 call reporting a man in the water after falling off a jet ski.
- Billy James, 22, died in Torbay Hospital after a rescue operation (Picture: Devon Live/BPM Media)A 22-year-old man has died after crashing his jet ski which he had bought just a few hours earlier.Electrician Billy James died at Torbay Hospital after being pulled from the water off the south coast of Devon last night.His girlfriend Morgan Schween, 19, has said she is ‘heartbroken’ as she revealed they had dreamed of building their own house and starting a family together.It is the thi
- The tragic figure released by the Department of Health is nearly double the 209 fatalities earlier reported in UK hospitals by health authorities in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland
- Jeffrey Epstein's surveillance cameras were a 'blackmail scheme' to extort his powerful friends, new Netflix documentary Jeffrey Epstein: Filthy Rich claims.
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