- The mask-wearing pensioner walks into the unidentified petrol station believed to be in the US and pumps the sticky liquid from the slushy machine onto his hands thinking it is sanitizer.
- John Mackey, the CEO of Whole Foods Market, said it is likely the country has been hit worse by the pandemic due to the higher cases of diabetes and heart disease brought on by poor diets.
French Open men’s draw: Andy Murray to face Stan Wawrinka, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic learn fateMurray will face Wawrinka in the first round of the French Open (Picture: AFP via Getty Images)Andy Murray has been handed a fiendishly tough draw on his return to the French Open against former champion Stan Wawrinka.Murray last competed at Roland Garros in a five-set semi-final defeat to Stan Wawrinka three years ago – a match he said ‘turned out to be the end of my hip’.
He has practised with Wawrinka, the 2015 champion, in the buildup to this tournament and they will meet a
- Maya Vander once tried to sell a Spice Girl a houseSelling Sunset’s Maya Vander has recalled a time she once tried to sell property to a Spice Girl.The real estate agent revealed she used to go around door-knocking in the Hollywood Hills, and one day she stumbled across none other than Mel B’s home – and what’s more, the pop star answered.
‘I used to door knock up in the hills,’ Maya said. ‘You literally go door to door and ask if people want to buy or s
- Railroad workers built a secret ‘man cave’ underneath Grand Central station, with a television, a microwave, a refrigerator and more. (Photo: MTA)Three railroad workers were suspending for building a secret ‘man cave’ under New York’s iconic Grand Central Station complete with a huge TV and cold beer.It was revealed on Thursday that the workers had turned outfitted the storage room with a television, a refrigerator, a microwave and a futon couch, officials said.A fu
- Zara has joined charity group Refuge to campaign for changes to revenge porn laws (Picture: PA)Love Island star Zara McDermott has joined the charity group Refuge outside Parliament to campaign for changes in the law regarding revenge porn.Currently, the act of sharing intimate images of another person without their consent is an offense, but the threat to share such pictures is not. Earlier this year, Refuge introduced their Naked Threat campaign, which seeks for changes to be made to the
- The Government has announced the daily figures for new deaths and cases (Picture: Getty)There have been a further 6,634 confirmed cases of coronavirus in the UK, taking the overall number of cases to 416,363.This is the highest daily figure since the outbreak began, although experts have cautioned against comparing new cases with the start of the pandemic, because of the lack of testing.
The Government also said a further 40 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of T
- Almost as expensive as a new console (pic: Microsoft)The 1TB SSD storage expansion card for the Xbox Series X and S is much more expensive than previously thought in the UK.Microsoft has confirmed the cost of the next gen Xbox SSD expansion card and it’s not good news: instead of being £160 in the UK, it’s actually £220.It’s now up for pre-order in the Microsoft Store and proportionally is much more expensive than in the US, where it costs $220 (£173).The &pou
- Transport Secretary Grant Shapps announced this evening that Denmark is one of four countries being added to the Government's travel quarantine 'red list' this weekend.
- Homebuyers are set to benefit the most from the proposed consumer credit protection laws reforms federal treasurer Josh Frydenberg will unveil on Friday.
- WARNING - DISTRESSING FOOTAGE Police have released a shocking video of the moment 59-year-old cyclist Andell Goulbourne was struck by a car in Birmingham in a bid to bring his killer to justice
- A woman gets a coronavirus test at a test station at the main train station in Berlin (Picture: AP)A region in Germany is offering free coronavirus tests at train stations it has that much capacity.
Pop-up testing sites that offer swab tests ‘in five minutes’ are being ran out of Bavaria’s main railway stations, as well as key points on motorways.
Financial Times Frankfurt correspondent Joe Miller tweeted a photo of a facility outside Nuremberg station and joked that ‘the
French Open women’s draw: Johanna Konta to face Coco Gauff as Simona Halep & Serena Williams learn fateHalep recently won the title in Rome (Picture: Getty)Johanna Konta returns to the French Open a year on from her surge to the semi-finals and will begin her quest for a first Grand Slam title against talented American teenager Coco Gauff.Britain’s Konta, who recently split from coach Thomas Hogstedt after a trial period at the US Open, had never been beyond the first round prior to last year but enjoyed a surprising run to the final four before being stopped by Marketa Vondrousova.Gauff bu
- Rishi Sunak is hoping the support will be enough to keep people in work (Pictures: Reuters/Rex)Rishi Sunak has admitted it’s ‘impossible’ to predict how many jobs his winter rescue plan will save, as industry bosses queued up to say he ‘hasn’t gone far enough.’Around 700,000 jobs have already been lost since the start of the pandemic and many more are predicted to go once the furlough scheme ends next month.In response the chancellor unveiled a series of new m
Ellen DeGeneres is trying to move on from allegations of a ‘toxic’ workplace on the show’s set as she made another joke about the situation.The 62-year-old lightly poked fun at the claims staff couldn’t get close to her as she made jokes about social distancing in her opening monologue on Thursday’s episode.She told the virtual audience: ‘Obviously I&r
- Elise Nelson is accused of murdering disabled daughter Kylie, right, by silencing the alarm on her vital signs monitor (Pictures: Stearns County Sheriff’s Office/Daniel Funeral Homes)A 13 year-old girl with severe disabilities died after her mom turned her vital signs alarm off to get some peace, a court heard. Kylie Larson died at her home in Paynesville, Minnesota, in June, with mother Elise Nelson charged with the teen’s second-degree murder and manslaughter on Wednesday.The court
- Earlier today it was reported that 30 people had died with coronavirus in hospitals in England, with two more patients died in Scotland, and one more in Wales
- Jack Burrell, 19, was high on cocaine when he attempted to rob a Local 4U shop in Nottingham. CCTV footage shows Burrell fumbling with the door before running into the glass only to fall over.
- If Suella Braverman's logic is to be believed all five of the UK's currently living former PM's are also not patriots
- Michele and his wife Carol (Picture: @a_mulher_demonia/Jam Press)Michel Faro do Prado, 44, from São Paulo, Brazil, has been dubbed the ‘human Satan’ due to his out-of-this-world appearance and many body modifications.The most extreme of these is probably his nose, which he had removed and stitched up recently.Michel shared photos and videos to his Instagram account, @diabaopraddo,displaying a gaping hole in his nose alongside devil horns and tattooed eyeballs.It is unclear exa
- Scott Disick and Brody Jenner have promoted the Gradient app’s new feature (Picture: Instagram)Scott Disick and Brody Jenner have face backlash from fans after promoting an app which enables the user to see what they would look like as a different race. The app sees users put their photo through a variety of filters to see what they would look like if they had been born in a different part of the world. Scott shared a photo he’d altered with the ‘Europe’, &lsquo
- Elon Jase Ellis-Joynes was savaged by the dog called Teddy on Sunday, September 13, at the family home in Doncaster, South Yorkshire.
- Hundreds of university students in Glasgow and Dundee have been forced to isolate in their halls of residences (Picture: AFP/Mirrorpix)A university student wedged between two flats which are self-isolating amid a coronavirus outbreak is scared it’s just a matter of time until he catches the virus.At least 124 students have tested positive at the University of Glasgow but officials said the number was ‘likely to be higher’. A total of 600 people have been forced into isolation,
- While his economic chief was explaining the successor to the furlough scheme, Mr Johnson was more than 70 miles away in Northampton at a police training centre, posing for pictures in squad cars.
Wife is allowed next to husband with Parkinson's disease once in six months despite not having CovidSue Lindsay has spoken of her upset at barely being able to hold or touch 78-year-old Parkinson's sufferer Alex in half a year while he stays at Beaufort care home inWest Lancashire.
- One Stranger Things fans has come up with a theory about Jim Hopper (Picture: Netflix)One eagled-eye Stranger Things fan has come up with a theory for season four that could uncover some big Jim Hopper news.The show was in its early days of season four production when the set was shut down by Netflix on March 13, following the spread of coronavirus, which halted the TV and film industry.Earlier this year series creators, the Duffer brothers, released the trailer for the upcoming series, which co
- Declan Rice wants to join Chelsea(Photo: Getty)West Ham United midfielder Declan Rice hopes to join Chelsea before the transfer window closes in less than a fortnight’s time.The England international was released by Chelsea at the age of 16 and he’s since gone on to establish himself at the London Stadium, where he’s vice-captain to Mark Noble.Frank Lampard is a huge admirer of the midfielder but Chelsea’s spending looked to be over following their capture of Rennes goalk
Mark Selby reflects on ‘phenomenal’ Ronnie O’Sullivan performance in World Snooker Championship semi-finalMark Selby was edged out of the World Championship semi-final by Ronnie O’Sullivan (Picture: REX)Mark Selby believes Ronnie O’Sullivan was the only player that could have beaten him when needing to win the final three frames of their World Snooker Championship semi-final this year.Selby looked set to return to the Crucible final when he took a 16-14 lead over the Rocket in a race to 17, but O’Sullivan pulled off a remarkable escape.The 44-year-old made a break of 138 to stay al
- The new rules will come into effect from 4am on Saturday (Picture: AFP/Getty Images)Denmark, Slovakia, Iceland and the Caribbean island of Curacao have been
removed from the Government’s list of travel corridors due to significant rises of coronavirus cases.
This means travellers arriving in England from those countries after 4am on Saturday must self-isolate for 14 days, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said.In recent months there has been some variation between the travel quarantine list
- Denmark, Slovakia, Iceland and the Caribbean island of Curacao have been
removed from the Government’s list of travel corridors.This means travellers arriving in England from those countries after 4am on Saturday must self-isolate for 14 days, Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said.More to follow.
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