If elected, Sarah McBride will be the first transgender person elected as a state senator.(Pictures: Getty)An LGBT activist is on her way to being elected as America’s first transgender state senator.Sarah McBride won a Democratic primary on Tuesday, giving her a clear shot at becoming the first transgender state senator in the United States.However, McBride said that she is bringing more than just her identity to this election and wants to focus on what voters need.
- Christian Pulisic is still not fit for Chelsea (Picture: Getty Images)A number of high profile players are struggling with injuries early in the Premier League season and will miss the upcoming games over the weekend and Monday night.There are some huge games in the coming days, with the highlight of this round of fixtures arguably being Liverpool hosting Arsenal on Monday night.Manchester City also take on Leicester City and Manchester United look to bounce back from defeat to Crystal Palace as
- Rowan Atkinson has been linked to a stint in Peaky Blinders (Picture: Getty)Rowan Atkinson has been linked to the upcoming series of Peaky Blinders – and the role of Adolf Hitler.It was recently revealed that viewers may have to wait until 2022 for the next glimpse at what Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy) and the gang are up to next.And the rumourmill is spinning amid rumours the Mr Bean legend could take on the role of Hitler, in the season six.Twitter account Netflix Diaries sent fans into
- A male Asian giant hornet was found by researchers in Whatcom County, Washington, earlier this year - the first ever male of the species to be found in the US - prompting fears of an invasion.
Grandfather who was attacked in his own front yard in a crime that shocked Australia is laid to restEmiliano Lombardi, 84, was buried at a ceremony in Perth surrounded by over 100 friends and family members on Friday.
- The girls, aged five and nine, were last seenafter being dropped at a man's house at Nambour, on the Sunshine Coast.
- Parcel carrier Yodel is recruiting thousands of workers (Picture: Rex)Parcel carrier Yodel is recruiting thousands of workers as it gears up for one of the busiest festive periods ever.In total 2,500 self-employed and 450 employed positions are available, including couriers and parcel sorters at all of the firm’s 50 UK locations.The recruitment drive is in response to the demand for online retail, which has increased dramatically this year as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.Official f
- Some of the house was built as early as the 1500s (Picture: Rightmove)Ever thought about what your life would look like in a period drama?Wonder no more my learned friends, with this country house in West Yorkshire that is the actual inspiration for Emily Bronte novel Wuthering Heights.For £1 million, you can be the proud owner for the Stanbury home, Ponden Hall, that features endless garden space and 10 bedrooms in total.The Grade II-listed detached country house contains eight bedrooms a
- Anthony Joshua could be defending his world title belts in Beijing in the future (Picture: Getty Images)Eddie Hearn would love to match Anthony Joshua against unbeaten Chinese star Zhang Zhilei in an epic world heavyweight title fight in Beijing.Zhang (21-0) signed with Hearn’s Matchroom Boxing last week and the plan is to move him swiftly towards a world title shot.The 37-year-old, known as Big Bang, is an Olympic silver medallist from all the way back in 2008 and while he is building an
- Charles Barkley and Shaquille O'Neal came under fire after they both said that Breonna Taylor's death is not comparable to the death of George Floyd while speaking ahead of an NBA game last night.
Nintendo has shared some details about Animal Crossing: New Horizons’ Halloween content, including cosmetics and a new villager.With summer now long behind us, Animal Crossing: New Horizons players have been feverishly anticipating the game’s next major update, centred around Halloween.Nintendo has now shared some details about said update, which will come to the game on 30 S
- The long-serving sergeant was an "inspiration to all who knew him", says one colleague.
- After the hot air balloon operator got into trouble and lost altitude in Nijkerk, Netherlands, nearly landing on the college's cycling path, bystanders leapt into action and guided the basket away.
- via mirror.co.ukNikki Belton, the owner of The Naked Cleaning Company, says she thinks the job is more important than ever as it brings back 'happiness and fun' during the coronavirus pandemic
- Two suspects are arrested after the incident near the scene of the deadly 2015 attack on the magazine.
- The plane was hauled from the water in the Kalamita Bay, near the village of Novofyodorovka, Crimea, as part of a joint expedition of the Russian Geographical Society and Russian Defence Ministry.
- Yesterday saw another 6,634 Covid-19 cases recorded, meaning the seven-day rolling average is 48 per cent higher than it was a week ago.
- Famous Indian singer and Guinness World Record holder SP Balasubrahmanyam has died of covid-19. The singer, famous for his Bollywood work, died today
- via mirror.co.ukThankfully the grisly incident occurred in the "early days of fingerprinting"
- Caesar the Alpaca was killed after a brown bear broke into the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage on Sunday (Picture: AP)A wild brown bear made its way into a public zoo and killed a popular alpaca, officials said.The bear was hanging around the Alaska Zoo in Anchorage on Sunday when it killed Caesar, a 16-year-old male alpaca.It was knocking over trash bins and even broke through bear-proof latches before tunneling under some fencing to make its way to Caesar.‘He was a crowd favorite,’ executi
- Jonathan Benson was behind the wheel of the car that was seen driving through a crowd of demonstrators protesting outside the Colorado State Capitol in Denver on Wednesday.
- Around one in 500 people had coronavirus in England last week (Picture: Reuters / PA)The estimated number of coronavirus cases across England has jumped 60% in just one week.According to the Office for National Statistics (ONS) infection survey, there were around 9,600 new coronavirus infections per day in England – up on 6,000 the week before.The survey, which tests thousands of people whether they have symptoms or not, found an estimated 103,600 people in England had Covid-19 from Septem
- West Ham assistant Alan Irvine says boss David Moyes will still manage Sunday's game against Wolves, but from home as he is still self-isolating.
Sixty Seconds: Gregory Porter on losing his brother to Covid, waking up the Queen and a love of hatsGregory Porter lost his brother to coronavirus in May.Singer Gregory Porter has opened up on losing his brother to Covid, after his sibling, Lloyd, died in May.Lloyd was only a year older than 48-year-old Gregory, with the Revival singer saying his death was ‘devastating’.Here he also speaks about waking up the Queen, his love of hats and how his mother saw the future.What has lockdown been like?I lost my brother, Lloyd, to Covid [on May 6], which was devastating. He was a year older
- Rashford, 22, last night shared a letter he received from Jack Lees, seven, who had written to the footballer to thank him for 'everything you do'.
- Earlier in the week MailOnline revealed Ms Symonds, 32, to be relaxing in the exclusive resort of Lake Como with three girlfriends at the £600-a-night Grand Hotel Tremezzo.
- Two victims are fighting for their lives after the brutal attack which was carried out in broad daylight on Friday. Police have arrested two men after they were spotted with blood on their clothes.
- The rule will come into force at midnight to help curb rising Covid-19 cases, the city council says.
- Madi Rapa, from Ocean Grove in Victoria, has been battling Lyme disease, a tick-borne infection, since she travelled to the US in 2014.
- Anthony Jefferson of New York Citybravely protected his children from gun fire at a car dealership on Monday, but has since lost both his jobs because he can't walk after being shot in the thigh
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