Virginia rally attendee withdraws from Boston University

Far right and out: College freshman Nicholas Fuentes, 18, has withdrawn from Boston University after getting bombarded with death threats over his participation in the white nationalist rally in Charlottesville,...

Racing chiefs launch drive to cut abuse of non-runner rule

Tackling the disturbing number of non-runners disrupting the sport is top of the agenda for the British Horseracing Authority.Sweeping changes are planned, including publishing league tables to highlight trainer/non-runner rates over the past year at the end of each quarter.Any trainer with more than 100 declarations in the period and with a non-runner rate 50 per cent above...

Indiana mom-of-four lost two sons to opioids in one night

It was a seemingly normal day for Indiana mother-of-four Rebecca Savage. That Sunday morning, on June 14, 2015, she got up and started doing household chores.Her two eldest sons - Jack, who had just turned 18 and graduated from Penn High School, and Nick, 19 - had been at graduation parties with their friends the night before. Rebecca went into Jack's...

Lakes from ancient super-volcano eruptions contain lithium

The mere thought of a supervolcano eruption could be enough to send a chill right down your spine.But, according to new research, the remnants from catastrophic volcanic events of the past may be a much sought-after source of clean energy for the US.The study found that large quantities of lithium, used for the lithium-ion batteries that power modern...

MARKET REPORT: Merlin casts wand over American theme parks

Whisperings of a possible bid for US theme park Busch Gardens led to choppy trading at Legoland owner Merlin Entertainments yesterday.Several US papers have reported that Poole-based theme park operator Merlin has Busch Gardens in its sights over the past week, and the rumour was once again highlighted by Investec analysts yesterday.The rumours were reportedly addressed directly in...

Zayn Malik ‘doesn’t believe’ in social media

His Twitter account is followed by 23million users while on Instagram, he boasts an eye-popping 23.4million followers.And despite Zayn Malik's vast fan base, he insisted in a new interview with VMAN magazine that he 'does not believe' in social media as the former One Direction star claims the Internet outlets 'breeds sheep and not lions'.The 24-year-old pop phenomenon...

Squirrel lunges for Tennessee woman’s face

This is the amusing moment a squirrel flies at a woman's faceIn the video, she films the squirrel while it's outside hopping around on a wooden fence After about 30 seconds the squirrel decides it...

Norwich 2-0 QPR: Daniel Farke picks up first league win

Nelson Oliveira was not quite as rebellious in his reaction to returning to getting the chance to impress but he was even more effective.City boss Daniel Farke livened his City side up by making five changes from the team that lost 3-1 at home to Sunderland on Sunday.Benefitting from the reshuffle was striker Oliveira who made his feelings...

Dating app Hinge gives couples FREE gifts for milestones

Dating app Hinge is rewarding couples who meet on the app with free gifts.Couples who have made it to various relationship milestones - from early ones such as the first sleepover to more serious ones like having a baby - can claim gifts from the 'Hinge Milestone Market,' including everything from an electric toothbrush to a $200 vibrator. The...

Bella Thorne suffers epic nip slip at LA afterparty

Bella Thorne forgot her double-stick tape on Tuesday night while arriving to a Los Angeles afterparty and subsequently suffered an epic nip slip due to the wardrobe malfunction.The 19-year-old bisexual wildchild exposed her perky surgically-enhanced assets while clad in a Beach Riot 'Eclipse' one-piece under an ultra-sheer maxi skirt.The You Get Me actress kept her head down and...