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Pictured: Ohio father, 44, ‘shot dead his wife, 35, their three children’ in horrific murder-suicide

The Ohio man who allegedly shot dead his wife and three kids before turning the gun on himself in a horrific murder suicide once posted on social media that his family was his ‘life.’  The bodies of John Nelson, 44, his spouse Robin, 35, and their three children, Gavin, 12, Brianna, 10, and Liam, six, after […]

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Trash piles up as New York sanitation budget cut by $106m

Trash, trash and more trash has been accumulating across New York City after the budget of the sanitation department was cut by more than $100million. Photos have captured bags filled with leftover food scraps, cans and bottles piled high on sidewalks or overflowing out of corner litter baskets. Dead rats have been found among the […]

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TV BAFTA 2020 winners: Idris Elba thanks the Academy for ‘finally recognising’ him

As one Twitter user put it, the BAFTAs 2020 appeared to ‘catch up with real life’, as diversity appeared much more prominent at Friday night’s awards.  Having been criticised in the past for its lack of BAME [Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic] winners, the 2020 ceremony seemed to demonstrate progress. The British Academy of Film and […]

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How dreary! HENRY DEEDES watches party pooper PM and his Captain Cautious halt lockdown easing 

The Prime Minister raised a chubby paw aloft like an overzealous lollipop lady and announced in that peculiarly elastic voice he was calling things to a halt. His easing of lockdown, which he’d moved along at a lickety-split pace these past few weeks, was being stopped dead in its tracks. ‘We should squeeze that brake […]

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Dinner’s on Dishy Rishi! Everything you need to know to get up to £10 off your meal per head

There is no such thing as a free lunch, or so the saying goes. But from Monday, families will be able to eat at many of their favourite restaurants at a considerably reduced cost as Chancellor Rishi Sunak — dubbed Dishy Rishi — dishes up a helping for the beleaguered hospitality industry. His scheme, Eat Out […]

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Daredevil surfers arrested for defying weather warnings to ride the waves in the Dominican Republic

This is the astonishing moment a group of surfers in the Dominican Republic took on towering waves as Tropical Storm Isaias barreled through the Caribbean island before strengthening into a hurricane.  Local news outlets captured the moment at least 20 daredevil surfers maneuvered the waves at Güibia Beach in Santo Domingo on Thursday. Despite warnings […]

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RICHARD EDEN: Drama to be made about Sarah Ferguson’s former dresser…

Still on a high after her daughter Princess Beatrice’s wedding, Sarah, Duchess of York is about to be brought down to earth with a bump. I can disclose that a big-budget television drama is to be made about Fergie’s former dresser, Jane Andrews, who murdered her banker boyfriend, Thomas Cressman, after he refused to marry […]

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NAZIR AFZAL: No more hiding the truth about Covid

Were it not for coronavirus, the holy city of Mecca in Saudi Arabia would be teeming with humanity. Every year, around two million Muslims gather there to mark the Hajj, the annual pilgrimage that began this week, with millions more joining in prayers from around the world. But this year, as Covid-19 continues to spread […]

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Kim Kardashian is pictured in Los Angeles as embattled husband Kanye West tweets he’s quite alright

Kim Kardashian is pictured as she leaves an appointment alone in Los Angeles on Thursday amid a trying time for her six-year marriage to Kanye West. Dressed in all black, it was a low-key outing for the 39-year-old E! star, who donned a black mask as she left Cedars-Sinai hospital in the Beverly Hills area. […]

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Prince William reassures Gareth Southgate speaking about mental health is ‘not a weakness’

Prince William reassured England football manager Gareth Southgate that it’s ‘not a weakness’ to speak about mental health when the pair met at the Sandringham estate in Norfolk earlier this month.       In a video released today by the Heads Up campaign, Gareth, 49, speaks candidly to the Duke of Cambridge, 38, about his mental health […]