- Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell is demanding a criminal investigation into the leaking of confidential tax information, insisting that whoever was responsible be imprisoned.
- All over-50s and vulnerable people could be offered an mRNA vaccine this autumn, although reports claim seven are being tested in trials (Picture: PA)People in the UK who have been given the AstraZeneca jab are expected to get a different booster vaccine in the autumn, it has been reported.Those over the age of 50, those considered vulnerable and NHS and care home workers are set to be offered a third dose from September.The plan, announced in June, will allegedly see up to 32 million people off
Love Island’s Millie Court might have broken things off with Liam Reardon after a dramatic few days in the villa, but Liam isn’t giving up hope just yet.Sunday’s episode saw Millie call time on the pair’s relationship after being left heartbroken during Liam’s stay in Casa Amor. The truth came out after Millie met with Lillie Haynes, who went on to rev
- Kate is reportedly set to take over as patron of the Rugby Football Union and Rugby Football League, positions previously held by Harry (Picture: Getty/ PA)Sports fan Kate Middleton is likely to take over two of Prince Harry’s former high profile roles after he was stripped of all his titles.The Duchess of Cambridge is reported to be in line to become the patron of the Rugby Football Union and Rugby Football League in the coming months.
It would set up a friendly rivalry with husband, Prin
- Fetty Wap shared daughter Lauren with Turquoise Miami (Picture: @fineassturquoise, Instagram)Fetty Wap and his family are mourning the rapper’s daughter Lauren, who has died at the age of four. The Trap Queen rapper is yet to speak out about Lauren’s death but her mother, Turquoise Miami – real name Lisa – broke the heartbreaking news in an Instagram post on Sunday. Reports that Lauren had died first surfaced a month ago but it was not confirmed by either parent
- The PS5 only has 825GB of internal storage space (Picture: Twitter)With the console soon to allow for storage expansion, PlayStation 5 architect Mark Cerny reveals which SSD drive he’d go for.Currently, the only way to expand your PlayStation 5’s storage space is through external hard drives, but at the moment they can only store PlayStation 5 games and not run them (although they do play PlayStation 4 titles). Thankfully, that will no longer be the case with new options to install t
- Comedian Kathy Griffin is set to undergo surgery for lung cancer (Picture: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)Comedian Kathy Griffin has revealed she has lung cancer.The 60-year-old told fans she is going to have surgery to have part of one of her lungs removed and will hopefully make a full recovery.She said she ‘should be up and running around as usual in a month or less’ and will be ‘just fine’.Griffin wrote on Twitter: ‘I’ve got to tell you guys something. I have c
Love Island 2021: Chloe Burrows and Toby Aromolaran could be set for reunion as she ends things with Dale MehmetViewers thought Chloe Burrows and Toby Aromolaran’s romance was a thing of the past (Picture: ITV/Shutterstock)Love Island 2021 is getting more chaotic by the moment, as Chloe Burrows and Toby Aromolaran could now be set for a reunion.
We honestly can’t keep up.After Toby ditched Kaz Kamwi, he coupled up with Chloe – but she ended things with him after he wanted to get to know Abigail Rawlings when she entered as a bombshell.
He’s now brought Mary Bedford back from Casa A
- Can you see it? No, you can’t (Picture: LParchitects/BNPS)Always longed to hunker down in a real-life World War II bunker?
If that’s your idea of a dream holiday, you’re in luck. Or you will be soon.
A concrete bunker built into the hill at Ringstead Bay, Dorset, is set to be turned into a holiday home by the sea.
At the moment it’s not the most luxurious of dwellings, but there’s a lot of DIY work planned.
The bunker originally formed part of an RAF radar station t
- Robert Foote, in his 60s, was working as a volunteer marshal on Saturday when a car spun off the famous Brands Hatch track in Kent and hit him.
Man who stalked ex-girlfriend after spending thousands on her is spared jail as he 'doubt felt used'Stephen Wall, 50, and Sherry Ashby, 46, were in a three year 'sugar daddy' relationship. He loaned her £160,000 to launch her business, gave her a £33,000 Land Rover and paid her an allowance.
- Available for a limited time only (Picture: KFCEver been on a staycation and thought to yourself ‘this could do with more fried chicken?’Well good old KFC has come to answer your prayers with their very on-theme House of Harland.The pop-up staycation suite, based in Shoreditch, comes complete with a private cinema room and its own ‘chick-in’ clerk, who will be there to see to whatever you need.There’s even a ‘press for chicken’ button, which will let the
- SpaceX owner and Tesla CEO Elon Musk poses as he arrives on the red carpet for the Axel Springer Awards ceremony (Getty Images)Despite being the boss of two billion-dollar companies, Elon Musk has said he doesn’t want to be a CEO.The 50-year-old billionaire was responding to questions on Twitter over claims made in a new book.It alleges that Musk wanted Apple to acquire Tesla a number of years ago.
The proviso was that he himself would become CEO of the iPhone maker.Musk rubbished the clai
- The 21-year-old Queenslander was in lane eight for the women's 200m semi-finals on Monday night.
- Jye de Zylva noticed his pet pooch would be significantly stressed when he would return home from work each day, so teamed up with Davie Fogarty to create a line of innovative dog beds
- 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 jewelry on Sunday at 2.15am.
Love Island 2021: Toby Aromolaran thinks you can ‘manifest’ your shoe size and we’ve absolutely lost itWait, what? (Pictures: ITV/ METROGRAB)Toby Aromolaran thinks you can ‘manifest’ your shoe size – and Love Island viewers are losing their minds.The 22-year-old star revealed he’s got an, erm, interesting theory about how people can ‘dictate’ how much their own feet grow from a young age.It’s as wild as it sounds, so maybe we’d best let Toby himself explain his logic with this one.He and his fellow Islanders were comparing shoe sizes when he said: &
- The Suicide Squad is the DCEU’s biggest film yet (Picture: Warner Bros/ Jessica Miglio)*Warning: Major spoilers for The Suicide Squad ahead*The Suicide Squad has delighted and baffled fans in equal measure, with James Gunn’s DC movie being a gory, bizarre bonanza.
The follow-up to David Ayer’s 2016 flick features a star-studded cast, with the returning Margot Robbie as Harley Quinn alongside the likes of Idris Elba (Bloodsport), John Cena (Peacemaker), Pete Davidson (Blackguard
- August's closures are the last of 111 outlets the Spanish bank confirmed would be axed in March after it announced a restructuring in response to a shift in customer behaviour
- 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'.
Transgender athlete Laurel Hubbard out of Tokyo 2020 weightlifting final after failing to register any liftsLaurel 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
- Team GB 200m sprinter Beth Dobbin took a moment during her sprint to a gold medal at the Olympics to "shout out my best friend's mum Julie", a front line NHS nurse who took her life in June
- 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
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