Just over 500,000 Americans have now died of Covid (Picture: AFP)More than half a million people have now died of Covid in the US just a year after the pandemic began.The grim milestone was reached earlier today and will be marked by a special ceremony at the White House, led to President Biden, to mark the mass loss of life.A total of 500,071 Americans have lost their lives to coronavirus since February 6 last year, according to John Hopkins University’s Covid tracker.
That date is when t
Jennifer Aniston fans have major issue with viral TikTok video as they defend Rachel Greene’s ‘tic’ in FriendsFriends fans are not here for the Jennifer Aniston tic video (Picture: Netflix)Friends fans are jumping to Jennifer Aniston’s defence after a TikTok video went viral, highlighting Rachel Greene’s vocal tic.Somehow it’s taken 17 years since Rachel ‘got off the plane’ for her character trait to have blown up all over the internet but the ‘real’ fans of the sitcom have hit back with a vengeance.Not only is Rachel’s tic old news, it’s called acti
- Takeaway beers are back on the cards – but only when pub gardens are open too, Downing Street said today (Picture: Getty/PA)People in England will be able to enjoy takeaway pints again when pub gardens reopen in April.Downing Street confirmed today that alcohol-to-go will be back on the cards from April 12 – if Boris Johnson’s roadmap out of lockdown goes to plan.The confirmation could come as a positive development for pubs without gardens, as landlords battered by the pandemi
- Bravely Default 2 – at least the background graphics are nice… (pic: Square Enix)The best Final Fantasy game never made gets a sequel on Nintendo Switch but how does Bravely Default 2 compare to other JRPG classics?The recent Nintendo Direct might not have offered much to get excited about in terms of first party Switch games but it did underline how healthy Nintendo’s third party relations are nowadays. Western publishers still aren’t well represented but Japanese publi
- Get wetVolcanic water in your moisturiser? Apple cell water in your cleanser?
The beauty world may currently be a-bubble about waterless formulas but some companies are instead harnessing the power of ‘exotic’ waters, from natural spring to glacial, to top up the benefits in our skincare.
In the right balance, minerals found in water, such as magnesium, calcium and zinc, keep the skin’s natural barrier healthy and functioning well, sealing in plumping moisture and protecting ag
- There are important factors you should consider before choosing a trading app. (Credits: Getty Images)The GameStop stock saga was driven in no small part by the availability of new stock trading apps, which offer little or no fee for buying and selling financial products.While trading app RobinHood drew the attention (and anger) of many for its central role in the story, it is just one of many new financial products that exist on the market.In the past, you had to go to an established stock brok
- Morven Christie is saying goodbye to Lisa Armstrong on The Bay (Picture: Ben Blackall/ITV/REX)Fans of The Bay have expressed their sadness that lead Morven Christie won’t be returning as police officer Lisa Armstrong for series three, with one person even stating that they won’t watch it without her as it ‘won’t be the same’.On Wednesday evening, the series two finale of The Bay aired on ITV, with the police force led by boss Tony Manning (Daniel Ryan) finally uncov
Marjorie Taylor Greene puts up sign saying 'there are two genders' to attack lawmaker with trans kidMarjorie Taylor Greene put sign outside office saying 'there are TWO genders' after her hall mate Marie Newman, who has a trans daughter, put up a trans pride flag outside her office as the two publicly feud.
- Ryan Fischer had been walking Gaga's beloved dogs Koji, Miss Asia and Gustavo, in West Hollywood at around 10pm yesterday night when he was shot outside of his home.
- Dr Danielle Roberts spoke out in a new Dateline special and insisted that the women she branded, who were members of a secret master-slave group within NXIVM known as DOS, were not 'harmed'.
- Nemanja Matic helped establish Manchester United’s team rules (Getty)Nemanja Matic has revealed that Manchester United captain Harry Maguire was forced to pay a fine after breaking one of his own team rules.Ole Gunnar Solskjaer officially confirmed Maguire as United’s new captain just over a year ago having been impressed with the England international’s ‘leadership skills’.At the start of the season, Matic revealed that he and Maguire had set several regulations to
- The Deputy Premier of Queensland has ripped up a $30M plus tax invoice from the NSW government telling the state to pay for its residents who were quarantined in the southern state last year.
- Donnel Arthur-Bonful, 13, was found on the lower balcony of the tower block by a neighbour and was pronounced dead at the scene in north west London last September
- Professor Mark Woolhouse, an infectious disease expert at Edinburgh University, said not a single cluster of cases was traced to staycations in the Scottish Highlands and Islands.
- Haaland wanted by most of Europe’s elite (Picture: Getty)Ian Wright believes Erling Haaland could break Alan Shearer’s all-time Premier League goal record if he joins Manchester City.Haaland remains one of the most sought-after players in world football with as many as four Premier League sides interested in signing the Borussia Dortmund striker, according to his agent Mino Raiola.The 20-year-old has a £68m release clause that becomes active in 2022 but Dortmund could cash in t
- This three-bedroom house in Aberdare could be all yours (Picture: Paul Fosh Auctions/Wales News Service)Remember how excited we all were about that house listed on Zoopla for just £29,950?
Well, this property makes that one look pricey.
That’s because this house is going up for auction with bids starting at absolutely nothing.
The three-bedroom house sits in the former mining town of Aberdare, South Wales, just a short drive from Cardiff.
It’s been listed for auction through Pa
- TikTok user Kaansanity, 21, from the US, often shares tech tips online to his 4.5million followers - but many have said his latest hack will encourage people to cheat by disguising dating apps.
- Adam Stein, from Glasgow, was jailed for life after abducting, raping and killing Collette Gallacher in Corby, Northamptonshire, however he is now set to be released in March
Oprah Winfrey under fire after clip of ‘problematic’ Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen interview resurfaces onlineOprah Winfrey has been slammed for asking teenage Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen what size they were in a resurfaced 2004 interview (Picture: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)Oprah Winfrey has come under fire for her ‘problematic’ interview with teenage Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen in which she asked them about their clothing size.In the resurfaced clip from their 2004 appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show, the TV icon asked the young stars about their figures at a time when rumors had been circu
- Oprah Winfrey has been slammed for asking teenage Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen what size they were in a resurfaced 2004 interview (Picture: Evan Agostini/Getty Images)Oprah Winfrey has come under fire for her ‘problematic’ interview with teenage Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen in which she asked them about their clothing size.In the resurfaced clip from their 2004 appearance on The Oprah Winfrey Show, the TV icon asked the young stars about their figures at a time when rumors had been circu
- Kylian Mbappe has 18 months to run on his PSG deal (Photo by Aurelien Meunier/Getty Images )Paris Saint-Germain sporting director Leonardo says the club’s talks with Kylian Mbappe over a contract extension are progressing well.The French superstar is out of contract in 18 months with the Ligue 1 giants and the club are desperate to tie him down to a new deal.Mbappe, 22, is valued at around £200m and PSG may be forced into looking to sell this summer if he intimates that he would be u
Penny Lancaster shocked her Loose Women co-stars to their core when she revealed she went out for dinner just hours after giving birth and having stitches.
Host Charlene White, Judi Love and Nadia Sawalha were left baffled on Thursday’s live show when Penny recalled how she decided to join husband Rod Stewart and family for a dinner reservation, just hours after giving birth &ndash
- Norman Fowler, who pioneered the 'Don't die of ignorance' campaign in the 1980s, has brought forward his retirement to focus on the issue once again
- Film buffs are eagerly awaiting the return of movies to cinema screens (Picture: Getty)Cinemas, theatres, zoos and museums have all been hit hard financially following long-term closures throughout 2020.Many parents are hoping that the industry will be back open for business come the summer holiday.With coronavirus cases on the decline, and the coronavirus vaccination programme well underway, UK governments have started outlining when venues can expect to open their doors.So, here are the dates
- Bosses behind energy giant, a 'Big Six' energy firm, are today warning customers to check their bank statements for unusual activity following the breach.
- The attorney Vivian Thoreen appeared on Good Morning America to dispel the allegations and to insist that in the past year, Britney has never asked Jamie directly to step down.
- Great-grandparents Peter Hurrell, 72, and Audrey (both pictured), 67, from Trowell, Nottinghamshire, passed away just 10 days apart after testing positive for Covid-19 in January.
- Manchester United expect to be in the last 16 draw (Picture: Getty Images)The Europa League last 32 round comes to a close on Thursday night and there is no time wasted with the draw for the last 16 taking place on Friday lunchtime.Tottenham booked their spot in the draw on Wednesday, but the likes of Manchester United, Arsenal, Leicester and Rangers will be looking to finish their jobs in their second legs on Thursday.The bookmakers fancy the Premier League sides at this stage of the competitio
- Toby Hudson was unable to speak to a doctor in Weymouth due to a faulty phone system and eventually gave up and decided to try again the next day.
- Every room in Catherine Hamilton's house in Leeds is covered with Disney decorations she has amassed over the years during monthly trips to Disneyland in Paris and says
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