Manchester City want Harry Kane and plan talks with Tottenham

Manchester City want to sign Harry Kane and plan to hold talks over a potential deal for the Tottenham striker. Kane is open to joining City but he and his suitors are aware that negotiations with Daniel Levy will be far from straightforward. Tottenham’s chairman is not inclined to sell Kane, who has told the […]


How we met: ‘I asked if we could be friends, and she said: I hope we’ll be more than that’

When Tim, 68, landed a role in The Real Long John Silver at the Battersea Arts Theatre in spring 1989, he wasn’t expecting it to change his life. “It was a play about a dysfunctional married couple who get into a fight about a fancy dress party,” he says. Viv, who was the musical director […]


Auto sector urges U.S. Congress to help fund its computer chip needs

The U.S. auto industry and United Auto Workers union on Friday urged Congress to tie billions of dollars in government funding to boost semiconductor production to help fill the needs of automakers forced to slash production because of chip shortages. Congress “should prioritize production of the semiconductors necessary to assemble vehicles here in the United […]


YouTuber Jake Paul being investigated for driving on protected Puerto Rico beach

Officials in Puerto Rico are reportedly investigating an incident involving YouTube star Jake Paul, after he was seen in a now-deleted video riding in a vehicle on a beach that’s a nesting area for turtles this time of year, the New York Post reported. “I have ordered an investigation to determine the circumstances surrounding the […]


Mum orders son’s engagement cake but is baffled as what is delivered ‘scares grandkids’

A woman was left baffled after ordering a cake to celebrate her son’s engagement – only for it to arrive looking like a “bad rash” and tasting “inedible”. Kathy Whittle, 48, from Bromley, London, said she originally ordered an ornate white cake for £30 from a local baker to celebrate the special family moment. But […]