- Noor bin Ladin, the niece of Osama bin Laden who has emerged as an avid supporter of former President Donald Trump, was seen on video protesting President Biden in Geneva.
- Laurel Hubbard could not make an impact in the +87kg category (Picture: Getty Images)Laurel Hubbard, the first openly transgender athlete in Olympic Games history, failed to register a lift in the +87kg women’s weightlifting final, costing her a shot at a medal.The 43-year-old had three attempts at the snatch section of the final, one at 120kg and two at 125kg, but failed to register any.This meant that the New Zealander could not progress to the clean and jerk section of the final, confir
- Chicago's mayor Lori Lightfood was also slammed for going ahead with the four-day music festival after experts warned 'lots of people' would contract the virus at the event.
- Halo Infinite is finally looking good (pic: Microsoft)GameCentral reports back on the first playable demo of Halo Infinite, with looks at the new game’s weapons, abilities, and maps.The impact of the Halo franchise on the current gaming landscape is hard to quantify, but it’s certainly considerable. There’s a direct lineage to be drawn from the games that currently dominate to Halo popularising the feel of what a modern first person shooter on a console should be.Relevance hasn
- Laurel Hubbard, 43, who gender transitioned in 2012, is competing in the 87+kg category in Tokyo after a controversial rule change by the International Olympic Committee.
- Jami Bouwer, 27, and Nolte Lourens, 43, are smitten after a rollercoaster of 14 years of knowing each other and finally getting together when the time was right
- Devin Jose Jones (pictured), 30, was in a car with his bride and her friend on the Bonnet Carre Spillway near New Orleans on Saturday when an argument broke out inside their car.
- Childhood sweethearts Lucy Cafferkey and husband Thomas say they will fight for their money after claiming it felt like they have been "robbed" by wedding venue, the Leez Priory, Chelmsford
- The Mercer Street, a Japanese-owned tanker was attacked off Oman coast (Picture: REUTERS)The UK has told the Iranian ambassador his country is risking international peace and security after accusing it of carrying out an attack on a tanker.
Iran’s ambassador to the UK Mohsen Baharvand was summoned to the Foreign Office and told that Tehran must ‘immediately cease actions that risk international peace and security’.The UK has said it is highly likely that Iran was behind a drone
- The spectacular display, which took place in Monterey Bay, California, saw the four humpback whales joined by the sea lions and seagulls as they all battled it out for a taste of the anchovies.
- The long-running saga surrounding the crumbling Palace of Westminster continues to drag on (Picture: Getty/Avalon)Plans to temporarily relocate parliament to allow for refurbishment works have been cast into doubt – and £70 million of taxpayer cash written off in the process. Despite being a world famous symbol of British democracy, the Grade I-listed complex is in a terrible state of disrepair and riddled with asbestos.Much of the sprawling complex was rebuilt in the mid-1800s
- Yasmin Punshon assaulted two paramedics and two police officers in the early hours of Saturday, April 24 in Middlesbrough
- A lawyer who filed 42 discrimination and harassment complaints to a Reading employment tribunal has lost her case, with the judge warning against 'A culture of hyper-sensitivity'.
- Charlotte and Mitchell, from Essex, completely transformed their dated bathroom by fitting new plumbing and tiling themselves and hunting around online for bargain fittings
- Don’t miss out on clever ways to save cash (Picture: Getty Images/Metro.co.uk)No-one likes to feel like they’re missing out on a bargain, but how can you keep track?We’ve made a list of some of the best deals and money-saving tips out there right now.
From finding holiday childcare to cutting back on waste when refurbishing your home, there are plenty of ways to save.Plus there’s help available for people who are unable to work after being ‘pinged’ by the NHS
Ice-T’s wife Coco Austin defends breastfeeding daughter Chanel aged 5: ‘Why take that away from her?’Ice-T and Coco’s daughter Chanel still loves the boob aged five (Picture: Getty/Coco/Instagram)Coco Austin has revealed she is still breastfeeding her five-year-old daughter – and has no plans to stop until the child says no more. The model shares daughter Chanel with husband, rapper and Law & Order actor Ice-T, who the little one bears a striking resemblance to. Last year, Coco caused a stir when she confirmed that Chanel was still being breastfed past her toddler age
- As the travel traffic light system descends further into chaos, Fleet Street Fox explains how to work around it
- The US women's soccer team dropped its first game to Canada since 2001 on Monday, falling 1-0 in the Olympic semifinals to end their hope of a fifth gold medal.
- Sudesh Amman, 20, grabbed the blade from a shop in Streatham on February 2, 2020 and stabbed two bystanders while wearing a fake suicide belt before he was shot dead by police.
- Taliban fighters assaulted at least three provincial capitals overnight - Lashkar Gah, Kandahar and Herat - after a weekend of heavy fighting that saw thousands of civilians flee the militants.
- A major rescue operation was launched involving Fleetwood and Lytham coastguard, Blackpool and Fleetwood RNLI, but tragically Alex lost his life trying to save the woman
- A 35-year-old man who was walking alone in Manhattan was approached from behind by a man holding a firearm who demanded he hand over money and jewelry on Sunday at 2.15am.
- Harry, now 16, often tears down the aisles of supermarkets, sending old ladies flying like human bowling pins, his sole focus being on purchasing yet another musical baby toy (Picture: Charlie Beswick)Looking back, I was borderline smug to be expecting twins in 2004. While mere mortals were producing one baby at a time, me and my super uterus were baking two and it wasn’t long before I was as wide as I was high!I planned the futures of my babies, imagined their bond, their s
- Take your party drinks to the next level with this indulgent espresso martini recipe, which uses the legendary Lotus Biscoff biscuit for an added sweet kick
- The 20-foot whale was stranded on a rocky shore in Alaska (Picture: Twitter/@neilson_tara)A stranded orca was saved thanks to Good Samaritans who kept it alive by chucking buckets of water over it for six hours.Chance Strickland and his yacht crew leapt into action after spotting the 20-foot whale stranded on an Alaskan shore.After dropping anchor, the rescuers jumped onto the rocky coast and formed a human chain, passing buckets of seawater back and forth.They were just in the nick of time as b
- Former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn auctioned off his homemade plum preserve at a charity auction at a jazz festival in his constituency of Islington.
- Brits should holiday in the UK and only travel abroad for work, weddings and funerals, Government adviser Professor Stephen Reicher said.
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- Is Brooklyn heading for a career change? (Picture: Instagram / Brooklyn Beckham)Brooklyn Beckham could be set to reinvent himself as a celebrity chef after reportedly looking to launch a new cooking series.The 22-year-old regularly posts videos of himself in the kitchen on social media, and now he’s harbouring ambitions to launch a series on YouTube or Facebook.Brooklyn, who is the son of David and Victoria Beckham, is also said to have received cooking tips from celebrity chef and family
A Belarusian Olympic athlete, Krystsina Tsimanouskaya, has been granted a Polish visa after refusing to board a flight home due to concerns over her safety.On Sunday, the 24-year-old was at the centre of a standoff at Tokyo’s main airport after she alleged that she was being pressured into returning to Belarus by some of their Olympic team officials.Marcin Przydacz, Poland’s
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