Litter pickers find terrifying bag of knives hidden under a bush

Residents out taking part in a community litter pick found these two huge Rambo knives hidden under a bush. Sheffield Councillor Alison Teal received a call from a group of volunteers in Nether Edge who spotted the blades wrapped up inside a plastic bag. She told The Star: ‘These were more than kitchen knives, they […]

Harold Varner III laughs about chunked tee shot, but admits: ‘Just sucks’

Tied for the lead Sunday at the Genesis Invitational, Harold Varner III tried to hammer a 3-wood off the 10th tee when he did the unthinkable: He hit a few inches behind the ball, chunking his tee shot just 129 yards. “I missed the ball – completely missed it,” he said in the locker room […]

Formerly obese Labrador doesn’t look too happy with his weight loss

Hilarious photos of Miller, a formerly obese Labrador, provide a healthy reminder to us all: losing weight won’t automatically make you happier. Miller previously weighed a massive 107lb thanks to overfeeding and being sneaked human snacks. Thanks to a healthy diet and longer walks, the three-year-old pooch has lost 25lb over the last nine months, […]

Rebuffed by UK, U.S. pitches ‘big tent’ for Huawei rivals in Europe

The United States is seeking to rally European support for competitors to Huawei Technologies following disappointment in Washington over Britain’s decision to use 5G equipment made by the Chinese company. U.S. officials at a global security conference in Germany this week urged governments and business leaders to build an ecosystem of “industry champions” that can […]

World’s first vertical format blockbuster begins shooting next week

There has been plenty of experimentation in the film industry in recent years. Hardcore Henry, for example, was shot entirely from a first-person point of view. 1917 is made to look like two continuous shots. And soon, there will be a blockbuster-level film shot in the vertical format. Deadline reports that prolific Russian producer and […]

Accused crossbow killer lied to police over whereabouts ‘to cover up gay affair’

The prime suspect of a retired lecturer’s murder lied to police about where he was because he didn’t want to reveal his gay affair, a court heard. Terence Whall, 39, is alleged to have ‘scoped out’ the remote Anglesey home of Gerald Corrigan, 74, before shooting him with a crossbow in the early hours of […]

Rory McIlroy’s title chances thwarted early with costly short-game error

ory McIlroy’s bid for a statement victory came to an abrupt end Sunday at Riviera. Tied for the lead early in the final round, the new world No. 1 caught a flier from the left rough on the par-4 fifth hole. Instead of landing his ball on the front third of the green, his second […]

Man proposes on loo roll to take the mick out of girlfriend who never cleans

Is there anything worse than sitting down on the loo only to discover the person before you has neglected to replace the toilet roll? Perhaps being proposed to by the medium of toilet roll, as this person found out. In a Facebook group called That’s It, I’m Proposal Shaming, somebody posted the toilet-roll marriage proposal, […]

From wind power to cow manure: oil traders seek new profit recipe

The world’s largest oil traders are pouring hundreds of millions of dollars into climate-friendly projects – including wind farms, cow manure plants and blue hydrogen – as they seek to match the profits they make from trading oil. The energy industry as a whole faces an existential threat from the shift to a lower carbon […]

Apple warns revenue will be lower than expected because of coronavirus impact

In a rare investor update on Monday, Apple said the global effects of the coronavirus outbreak are having have a material impact on the company bottom line. The company does not expect to meet its own revenue guidance for the second quarter due to the impact of the virus, and warns that “worldwide iPhone supply […]