Sport

49ers agree to terms with Andy Jones

The 49ers added a receiver with the last name Jones on Tuesday, but he probably is not the Jones who 49ers fans had in mind. The 49ers have agreed to terms with receiver Andy Jones, Tom Pelissero of NFL Media reports. Jones, 26, has played 11 games with three starts in his career, but he […]

Lifestyle

Victorian shepherds hut sold for £16,000 as shacks’ appeal grows

David Cameron wrote his memoirs in one; Prince George’s was a gift from his grandfather Prince Charles; and The Archers’ inimitable Linda Snell outraged Joe Grundy by installing a bespoke one in her Ambridge garden. But if the trend for shepherd’s huts as a lifestyle accessory was already quietly growing, it has been turbo-charged by […]

Business

Google near settlement of French antitrust case, WSJ says

Alphabet Inc’s Google (GOOGL.O) is close to settling an antitrust investigation in France over allegations it abused its power in online advertising, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. It said the company was expected to pay a fine and institute operational changes. The French Competition Authority has said […]

Technology

Horizon Forbidden West State of Play announced for Thursday

Horizon Zero Dawn sequel Forbidden West will take centre stage in a new State of Play livestream this Thursday, 27th May at 10pm UK time. The broadcast will showcase around 14-minutes of in-game footage and our first look at actual gameplay. If you have nothing else to do with your Thursday, some kind of “uniquely […]

News

Woman quits her job and ends 5 year relationship to live in a van with her dog

If you’ve ever contemplated giving up your 9 to 5, getting rid of all your unnecessary possessions and baggage, and just getting out on the open road to freedom, you’re not alone. In fact, Linnea Schmelzer did exactly that when, when she quit her job and ended her five year relationship to move into a […]

Sport

Titans announce several changes to scouting department

The Titans have announced a number of changes to their scouting department. Blaise Taylor and Matt Miller have been promoted from scouting assistants while Mical Johnson has been named a scouting assistant. Johnson was the Amy Adams Strunk Women in Football intern last year and moves into a full-time position working with all aspects of […]

Lifestyle

I’m 24 and my life was pretty sorted out, until I fell deeply in love with a man of 51

I am a 24-year-old lawyer. I like to think that my life is pretty sorted out but nine months ago, I fell deeply in love with a man of 51. This is hugely surprising to me – but it’s the most amazing relationship I could have imagined. He’s sensitive, kind, funny, generous and in my […]

Business

Wall St Week Ahead Betting against volatile stock market makes comeback as summer nears

Some investors are revisiting a popular trade that has largely been out of favor since last year’s market tumble: betting against stock market turbulence. Assets in the ProShares Short VIX Short-Term Futures ETF , a popular vehicle for betting against stock market gyrations, have nearly doubled over the last six months to $562 million. Investors […]

Technology

Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground gameplay

Focus Home Interactive has released 15 minutes of Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Storm Ground gameplay. The gameplay, which you can see in the video below, is narrated by game director Jeff Lydell and design director Ian Christy from developer Gasket Games. We see a small group of Stormcast Eternals during a mid-to-late battle of the […]

News

Nail salon sparks controversy over ‘aquarium’ manicure using live fish

These days our social media feeds seem to be filled with manicure snaps, as people show off their French Tips and colourful talons. We love to see the weird and wonderful things that nail technicians come up with – but it seems sometimes they might take things a bit too far. One nail salon has […]