Friday's Warm-Up is brought to you by Tom Adams, on a brief return from his paternity leave. To be honest, it's just a relief to get away from the nappies.
A teenager with a tongue the size of a tennis ball fears going to sleep every night - in case he chokes to death on the huge organ. Krzysztof Wegrzyn, from Grojec, Poland, was born with a haemangioma - a benign tumour in the blood vessels of his tongue.
James Packer has called it quits with fiancée Mariah Carey, according to a new report. “I can’t really talk about them right now because everything is still being figured out,” she told People magazine, earlier this year.
Just when we think that we have seen it all on The Jeremy Kyle Show, an on-stage fight turned physical and knocked poor Jezza onto the floor.
The Bianconeri have yet to adequately replace the French midfielder, who is having even more trouble justifying his 105 million euro price tag
WASHINGTON (AP) — Donald Trump has repeated it so much it's almost part of his stump speech: He's going to put $100 million of his own money into his campaign before Election Day. But new filings show he's got a long way to go if he's going to hit that mark.
A few months removed from the Rio Games, the Olympic swimmer fills in some blanks about developments in his personal life.
MAKILALA, Philippines (AP) — Two months ago, Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte publicly read out the names of a town mayor and more than 150 other officials he accused of involvement in drug trafficking. On Friday, the mayor and nine of his men were killed in a clash with police, in the deadliest operation in Duterte's anti-drug crackdown.
Prime Minister Theresa May has been criticised by British and German politicians for the speech she made to banking firm Goldman Sachs a month ahead of the referendum vote on 23 June. Following Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, other national leaders have also accused her of failing to handle the situation properly. While addressing Goldman Sachs' event as home secretary, May had expressed fears that companies investing in the UK for being a part of the European Union might withdraw if the country left the bloc, according to the leaked audio of her speech.
We knew it was going to be a major hit when she announced her collaboration with Stuart Weitzman, but Gigi Hadid’s latest design endeavor is even bigger than we expected. The model unveiled today the “Gigi Boot,” a heeled hiker-inspired combat bootie so fashion-forward that we predict besties Kendall Jenner and Taylor Swift will sporting the style in no time. The boot comes in gunmetal, copper and black croco-calf leather and retails from $565 to $598. It also celebrates the brand’s partnership with education-centered nonprofit Pencils of Promise to build a school in Ghana, Guatemala and Laos. As if that’s not enough, she also starred in a short film directed by James Franco titled “#DoItRight,” where “the champ” (a.k.a. Gigi) is seen dominating the boxing ring in the Gigi Boot. Watch the clip here, and see images of the campaign below. Homepage photo: BFA
The Real Madrid star says former England international Ashley Cole never gave him "a second to breathe" and has also singled out teammate Pepe for special praise.
A Texas college student was beaten and robbed at gunpoint as his helpless girlfriend watched on FaceTime over 100 miles away. "You're looking down the barrel of gun, hoping that you don't see a bullet," victim Yale Gerstein told ABC 7 News after the attack.
Amy Schumer defended herself against accusations of racism, following the release of a video dancing to Beyonce's Formation. Schumer was accused of racism for mocking a song with "cultural significance for black women".
WIGGINS, Miss. (AP) — A black 15-year-old in Mississippi shook in fear as he described how white schoolmates put a noose around his neck and pulled it tight, leaving no physical scars but perhaps a life-changing emotional wound, his mother said.
The line-up for the new series of Live At The Apollo has been announced, and you’ll be pleased to know that a Britain’s Got Talent favourite has been added to the sidesplitting schedule. Jack Carroll claimed the first runner-up spot when he competed in the seventh series of the talent show in 2013 at the age of 14, and has since appeared on Sunday Night at the Palladium, Trollied and a host of CBBC shows. It’s safe to say we’re fans of Jack’s witty and dry sense of humour, so we can’t wait to see him take to the stage for Live At The Apollo, which returns to BBC Two for its twelfth series in November.
The European Commission fears steps taken by Volkswagen to refit polluting diesel cars may damage the vehicles' engines, the Spiegel magazine reported, citing unidentified staff at the European Union's executive branch. Software updates carried out by Volkswagen (VW) could inflict greater stress on engine components, Spiegel cited a member of staff at the Brussels-based Commission as saying. Commission officials are basing their concerns on feedback from experts at the "Vela" emissions laboratory in northern Italy, the weekly magazine said, without providing more detail.
Milk from Tasmanian devils could be used in the fight against antibiotic-resistant superbugs, new research from Australia finds. The devils are marsupials, meaning that their teensy young hop into their parents' pouches after birth to finish developing, and in a new study, researchers found that the marsupial's milk contains several powerful peptides called cathelicidins, which can act as natural antibiotics. Humans have one cathelicidin, but Tasmanian devils have six, and their fellow marsupial opossums have 12, according to the researchers.
SYDNEY (AP) — An Australian husband and wife were sentenced to lengthy prison terms on Friday for sexually abusing, torturing and confining their daughter over 15 years.
By Alan Baldwin MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Red Bull's Max Verstappen has threatened a radio blackout after causing a stir with his comments during last weekend's U.S. Grand Prix. The comment drew criticism from Red Bull consultant Helmut Marko, who said Verstappen needed to find the right balance between patience and aggression. "I think I'm going to take my radio button off," Verstappen, his face painted like a skull for the Mexican 'Day of the Dead', told reporters at the Hermanos Rodriguez circuit when asked about the incident on Thursday.