- The San Diego Convention Center has been converted into an emergency shelter for migrant children that are being flown in to the city after crossing the Texas-Mexican border.
- It is thought the torturers may hide nearby to sickeningly watch the birds die (Picture: Getty Images / iStockphoto)Poisoned and restrained pigeons are being used as ‘bait’ at an English beauty spot to lure in protected birds of prey.The birds are tied to posts, leaving them flapping and panicking as they know they are exposed to predators.Clee Hill in Shropshire is a prime spot for the world’s fastest-flying birds of prey – peregrine falcons – and they see the pige
- Ariana Grande was an inspiration to BTS star Jungkook (Picture: Getty)BTS star Jungkook praised Ariana Grande for inspiring him as a pop star when he saw her perform live when the boy group were on tour.Jungkook, who hung out with Ariana at the Grammys last year with the rest of BTS, said she had a last impact on him thanks to her ‘stage presence’.He added that he wanted to continue to learn from the Thank U Next singer throughout his career.The South Korean star told Rolling Stone t
- Maura Higgins was all smiles (Picture: Palace Lee/ SplashNews.com)Maura Higgins and her Love Island pals have made the most of the lockdown restrictions easing, as they clearly had a blast on a night out together.The newly single star, who recently split from fellow Love Islander Chris Taylor, was all smiles as she celebrated her shoe launch event with her girls from the series.Maura looked stunning as she donned a chic black jumpsuit with white heels, and was spotted happily chatting away to Jo
- Swayze weighs in at 16.8lbs (Picture: Jam Press)We love a large cat.
The more cat, the better, in our opinion.
And so we’re big fans of Swayze, a five-year-old American shorthair, from Northern Georgia, US.
Swayze is a hefty lady, weighing in at 16.8lbs (1.2stone).
Her owner, Abbe Nelson, has no clue why her beloved pet is so massive, and says that regular vet visits show the cat is in good health.
Abbe even notes that her other cats eat twice as much as Swayze does, which makes the feline
- A £50million green prize fund fronted by Prince William and Kate Middleton has added the 18th richest person in the world Walmart heir Rob Walton to its £159.1billion backers.
Sir Michael Caine cutting down on booze to spend more time with grandchildren: ‘They’re my fountain of youth’Sir Michael Caine is cutting down on booze because of his grandchildren (Picture: Rex)Sir Michael Caine revealed he is ‘cutting down’ on booze to spend more time with his grandchildren.The Dark Knight star, 88, has three grandkids running around, and credits little Taylor and twins Miles and Allegra for giving him a ‘new lease of life’.He welcomed eldest daughter Dominique, 65, with his first wife, Patricia Haines, and welcomed Natasha, 48, with his second wife, Shakira B
- A simulation of the track you’ll play on (Picture: @chaos.karts)A brand new go-karting track is coming to East London this summer, and it’s not like one you’ve ever seen before.Using augmented reality tech, Chaos Karts will project scenery and power-ups onto the track, which you can interact with as you drive round.The end result will be akin to driving in a video game, like those frequented by a certain Italian plumber and his pals.
From the people who brought Crystal Maze to
- New data from Aussie Home Loans' suburb spotter map has revealed where prospective homeowners can buy based on their deposit size and median property prices.
Danny Boyle’s Sex Pistols cast channel God Save The Queen era as they recreate iconic Buckingham Palace momentDanny Boyle’s Sex Pistols cast looked completely the part (Picture: Click News and Media)The cast of Danny Boyle’s Sex Pistols are officially in their God Save The Queen era as they were spotted heading straight for Buckingham Palace – and causing a bit of chaos on their way.Would we have expected anything else?The stars were joined by the Household Cavalry and the police as they bundled in a vintage car, hanging out of the windows and the roof.
Toby Wallace, who’s playin
- Leon Cullen is mocked with a picture of how he could look when he leaves prisonPolice in Cheshire have put up billboards showing what two notorious local gangster twins will look like when their prison terms end.The digitally-aged images mock the appearance of ‘Cheshire Krays’ Leon and Anthony Cullen, when their near 50-year combined jail sentences finish. The 33-year-olds have been sentenced to 22 and 27 years behind bars respectively, for running a high-profile cocaine and gun gang
- via mirror.co.ukVicky Head, the director of public health in Bedford, has said she is "really worried" about the local increases in cases, which has seen the borough surge to have the second-highest rate in England
- Lime is one of three E-scooter rental operators coming to London (Picture: PA)An influx of e-scooters will be hitting roads in London next month when a trial rental scheme begins.Electric scooters will be available to rent in six boroughs – Ealing, Kensington and Chelsea, Canary Wharf, Richmond, Hammersmith and Fulham and the City of London – with Tower Hamlets a ‘ride through’-only borough.Users may only ride on roads and in cycleways and they’ll have to take an e-
- Usyk could be in the frame for his title shot (Picture: Getty)Oleksandr Usyk’s camp will hold talks with Eddie Hearn today over a possible summer showdown against Anthony Joshua with the Tyson Fury fight now in jeopardy.Joshua and Fury were set to meet on 14 August in Saudi Arabia but yet another hurdle has been thrown in the way.It emerged on Monday night that Deontay Wilder has won his civil arbitration case to enforce a third fight with Fury – with that fight ordered to take place
Who is Ariana Grande’s new husband Dalton Gomez and what is his net worth as pair marry in secret weddingAriana married LA realtor Dalton over the weekend – but who is he? (Picture: Instagram)Ariana Grande is a married woman after she quietly tied the knot with Los Angeles-based realtor Dalton Gomez over the weekend.Reps for the Positions singer confirmed Ari and Dalton got hitched during a ‘tiny and intimate’ ceremony, following the pair’s engagement in December.Reps confirmed: ‘They got married. It was tiny and intimate — less than 20 people. The room was so ha
- An inquest into the death of Simon Mellors is ongoing (Picture: MEN Media)A man on remand awaiting trial for murder was found hanged in his prison cell after telling a nurse about ‘visions’ in which ‘he could see his victim’s face’, a court heard.Simon Mellors, 56, was being held at HMP Manchester when he died on February 25, 2018.An inquest into his death at the city’s coroners’ court was told he was confined largely to a wheelchair on the healthcare wi
Moment hooded thugs from rival gangs fight with giant MACHETES on quiet residential street in LondonVideo filmed by a bystander shows three people brandishing the huge blades in the middle on Dowsett Road in Tottenham Hale, north London as they stand by the gang's car.
- The Nagurskoye airbase in the Franz Josef Land archipelago was built in the 1950s as a weather station and communications outpost but is now a huge military base for Russia.
- Laci Mosley (second) has been made to feel unwelcome since joining iCarly (Picture: Nickelodeon)iCarly actress Laci Mosley says the racial abuse she’s received since joining the cast has been ‘the worst she’s ever experienced in her life’. It was recently announced that the TV star will be playing Harper, best friend and roommate to lead character Carly, played by Miranda Cosgrove, when the Nickelodeon series returns as a reboot next month. However, the news was
- Mary Bastholm, 15, disappeared more than 50 years ago and her body has never been found (Picture: PA / REX)Six areas of a cafe toilet are set to be excavated by detectives searching for the body of a girl feared to be killed by Fred West.Mary Bastholm, 15, disappeared more than 50 years ago and her body has never been found.This is a breaking story. More to follow.Get in touch with our news team by emailing us at [email protected] more stories like this, check our news page.
People can travel to countries on the amber list, a Cabinet minister has said, hours after Matt Hancock recommended holidaymakers avoid them completely.Although it is no longer illegal to visit countries on the red and amber lists, the Health Secretary told the Commons yesterday that the government advice is that ‘people should not travel’ without an ‘exceptional reaso
- George Eustice and Liz Truss are locked in an 'absolutely ferocious' row over the UK's post-Brexit trade deal with Australia amid fears it could result in the 'slow death of British farming'.
- The Opposition leader is under pressure to make more of an impact on the electorate after it lost a slew of high-profile votes a fortnight ago.
- via mirror.co.ukSerial killer Fred West, who raped and murdered girls and women with his wife Rose, was a suspect in the disappearance of Mary Bastholm, who vanished aged 15 in 1968
- More than 200,000 people have been evacuated from their homes (Picture: Rex/EPA)At least 16 people have died as an ‘extremely severe’ storm reached land in western India.Deaths were recorded in Goa, Maharashtra and Karnataka as cyclone Tauktae caused flooding.Last night it made landfall in Gujarat state — bringing up to 130mph gusts, causing power outages and damaging buildings.
More than 200,000 people have been evacuated from their homes and airports were closed. Covid vaccin
Simon Cowell is working on a new and improved version of The X Factor to air in the next two years, according to his close friend Sinitta.The singing competition, on which Simon is a judge looking for the next big name in British music, has been off air since 2018.He’s a man with a plan, Sinitta says, and we should expect to hear that familiar theme tune either this year or next.A
- The Australia bowlers have denied any part in the ball-tampering scandal (Picture: Getty)Australia bowlers Mitchell Starc, Pat Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Nathan Lyon have again denied any complicity in the 2018 ball-tampering scandal after Cameron Bancroft suggesting they were involved.In a statement addressed to ‘the Australian public’, the quartet said: ‘We pride ourselves on our honesty. So it’s been disappointing to see that our integrity has been questioned by some
Lorraine Kelly might be the queen of morning TV, but even she fell victim to Zoom nightmares as her interview with Meghan Markle’s ex-boyfriend was struck by disaster.The star was excited to introduce Joshua Silverstein, who dated the Duchess of Sussex when they were both children, asking him how they met.‘At a theatre summer camp, it was a-‘ Joshua began, before getti
- A cult TV episode has inspired a new version of an iconic Aussie chocolate ice cream bar. If you can handle the idea of green chocolate, then the Pickle Rick Mint Maxibon might be on your menu.
- A University College London study of 8,517 people in England and Wales found 96.42 per cent of adults developed the virus-fighting proteins 28 to 34 days after their first Covid vaccine dose.
Follow @newslock_uknews on Twitter!