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Navy veteran identified as ‘kissing sailor’ in iconic WWII photo dies at 95

Navy veteran identified as ‘kissing sailor’ in iconic WWII photo dies at 95

The World War II veteran dubbed the ‘kissing sailor’ in an iconic postwar photo has died at age 95. George Mendonsa, who was verified by facial recognition software to be the famed lip-locking naval veteran, died of congestive heart failure on Sunday,...

yesterday, 18:45 in Hot News
 
Miralem Pjanic admits ‘some interest’ with potential move to Manchester United

Miralem Pjanic admits ‘some interest’ with potential move to Manchester United

Miralem Pjanic has admitted there was “some interest” with potentially joining the likes of Manchester United and Barcelona last year. The Juventus midfielder was linked with a move away from Turin in the summer, but preferred to stay to play...

yesterday, 18:24 in Sport
 
‘Children are going hungry’ as online payments for school dinners fail

‘Children are going hungry’ as online payments for school dinners fail

Pupils are being denied lunch due to problems with an online meals system which is being rolled out across the country. More than 100,000 mums and dads, who currently use ParentPay at over 6,000 primary and secondary schools, complained that they were...

yesterday, 18:23 in Hot News
 
‘Millennials have killed the protest song due to their constant whinging’

‘Millennials have killed the protest song due to their constant whinging’

Millennials have killed the protest song because they moan too much about their personal problems instead of trying to fight global injustices, a Birmingham rapper has claimed today. Protest songs have a long tradition in popular music but there has...

yesterday, 18:08 in Hot News
 
Bayern Munich will not be intimidated by Anfield atmosphere against Liverpool, insists Hasan Salihamidzic

Bayern Munich will not be intimidated by Anfield atmosphere against Liverpool, insists Hasan Salihamidzic

Bayern Munich travel to Merseyside to take on Liverpool in the Champions League on Tuesday night and they are determined not to be intimidated by the Anfield atmosphere. The German champions know what to expect from the Liverpool faithful, but Bayern...

yesterday, 17:59 in Sport
 
Prisoners in striped suits rescue baby locked in hot car

Prisoners in striped suits rescue baby locked in hot car

A group of prisoners in striped suits broke into a locked car to rescue a one-year-old baby trapped inside. The four inmates were repairing road medians on work duty outside a court house in New Port Rickey, Florida on Thursday when they saw a crowd...

yesterday, 17:54 in Hot News
 
Man used laundered money to pay off £96,000 court order for fraud

Man used laundered money to pay off £96,000 court order for fraud

A criminal used laundered money to pay cash he owed to the government after being jailed for running a counterfeiting operation. HMRC investigators were shocked John Farrell, 61, had the ‘cheek’ to fraudulently use £75,000 in VAT repayments to pay...

yesterday, 17:24 in Hot News
 
Can ‘eco-friendly’ cleaning really be effective as supermarket cleaning products? We put one brand to the test

Can ‘eco-friendly’ cleaning really be effective as supermarket cleaning products? We put one brand to the test

With bags for life, multi-coloured bins to put out each week and conscious upcycling at home, we’re doing more to protect our environment and reduce waste. But how much packaging can you actually recycle? How many times do you find yourself throwing...

yesterday, 17:23 in Lifestyle
 
Barcelona edge ahead of Chelsea in race for Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic

Barcelona edge ahead of Chelsea in race for Eintracht Frankfurt striker Luka Jovic

Chelsea are facing stern competition for the signature of Luka Jovic, with Barcelona now thought to be leading the race to sign the Eintracht Frankfurt striker. Jovic is the top goal scorer in the Bundesliga this season with 14 strikes to his name,...

yesterday, 17:15 in Sport
 
Arsenal set to re-open talks with Sevilla over possible Ever Banega signing

Arsenal set to re-open talks with Sevilla over possible Ever Banega signing

Arsenal are set to re-open talks with La Liga side Sevilla over the potential signing of Ever Banega this summer, according to reports. The Gunners wanted looking to bring the midfielder to the club in January, but were restricted with what they could...

yesterday, 17:05 in Sport
 
Former Labour MP apologises for using words ‘funny tinge’ to describe BME people

Former Labour MP apologises for using words ‘funny tinge’ to describe BME people

Independent Group MP Angela Smith has issued a grovelling apology after sparking a racism row just hours after quitting the Labour party. Whilst discussing racism on BBC Politics Live, Angela Smith said ‘it’s not just about being black or a funny...

yesterday, 17:01 in Hot News
 
Isis bride who called for terror attacks on US begs to be allowed to come home

Isis bride who called for terror attacks on US begs to be allowed to come home

An American Isis serial-wife who married three jihadi fighters and called for terrorism against the US is now begging to be allowed to come home. Once one of the terror group’s most vocal mouthpieces, Hoda Muthana, 24, now claims that she made a ‘big...

yesterday, 17:01 in Hot News
 
Man died agonising death after portable toilet caught fire while he was using it

Man died agonising death after portable toilet caught fire while he was using it

A man suffered an agonizing death after a portable toilet caught fire while he was using it, police say. The horrific accident happened on Sunday at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland, home of the Baltimore Ravens NFL team. Authorities say...

yesterday, 16:52 in Hot News
 
Can I get addicted to my vibrator?

Can I get addicted to my vibrator?

It’s human nature to look at a good thing and start questioning whether it might be too good to be true. Which is why some women experience concern that their vibrator could be addictive. It’s not a stupid question. An experience which is pleasurable,...

yesterday, 16:51 in Lifestyle
 
Parents ‘let toddler, 2, drown in bath, then tried to dissolve her body in bucket of acid’

Parents ‘let toddler, 2, drown in bath, then tried to dissolve her body in bucket of acid’

A mother and father put their toddler’s in a bucket of acid to try and dissolve it after claiming she accidentally drowned, police say. Monica Dominguez, 37, and Gerald Zavala-Loredo, 32, reportedly put two year-old Rebecca Zavala’s remains in a...

yesterday, 16:45 in Hot News
 


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